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Brexit: 'No prospect' of a deal unless backstop is dropped 08/20/2019 - 16:45
The PM calls the Irish border plan "unviable", but the EU says he hasn't offered realistic alternatives.
Donald Trump’s UK trade promises are hot air – his aim is Brexit chaos | Michael H Fuchs 08/20/2019 - 16:23
If Boris Johnson seriously believes the US will shower rewards on Britain after leaving the EU he is mistaken

As the UK races towards a potential no-deal Brexit, President Donald Trump is...

You can’t replace the GP with an algorithm – so don’t try to, Matt Hancock | Eleanor Morgan 08/20/2019 - 15:35
The government wants to replace NHS health screening with AI. But for many people, face-to-face consultations are a lifeline

The health secretary has announced a...

Brexit: UK to withdraw officials from EU meetings from September 1, Boris Johnson government announces 08/20/2019 - 15:08
PM has vowed to 'unshackle' diplomats in Brussels
Brexit: DUP's Donaldson on Northern Ireland backstop 08/20/2019 - 14:33
A DUP MP says his party wants a deal with the EU, but will not sign up to the “economic dismemberment of the UK”.
Asylum seekers crammed into rat-infested rooms 08/20/2019 - 14:32

‘Guest houses’ provided by Home Office contractor unfit for habitation, say lawyers

Hundreds of asylum seekers have been crammed into a network of “guest houses” provided by a Home Office contractor overrun by cockroaches, rats and mice, the Guardian has learned.

Lawyers shown...

Donald Tusk rejects Boris Johnson request to remove backstop 08/20/2019 - 14:21

Internal EU documents describe key arguments in British PM’s letter as incorrect and misleading

The real consequence of a no-deal Brexit is not short-term shock – it’s a long recession | Ellie Mae O’Hagan 08/20/2019 - 14:11

Those opposed to no deal need to stop predicting an apocalypse and instead focus on the slow economic destruction it will bring

A couple of days before the UK voted to leave the EU, the official remain campaign, Stronger In,...

Being an EU citizen in the UK was hard enough. Now Priti Patel has made it worse | Marie Le Conte 08/20/2019 - 14:00
After three years of confusion, those of us who have chosen to make Britain our home are still none the wiser about our status

Being an EU citizen living in the UK for the past three years has largely had the same rhythm as an undergraduate degree: relax, relax,...

Brexit: Freedom of movement plan 'will create chaos' - Abbott 08/20/2019 - 13:30
The shadow home secretary says the policy would "make Windrush look like a minor blip".