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NEWS | Published February 19th 2020, 5:05 pm

Home Secretary criticised over immigration plans

Pritti Patel's immigration plans were attacked by all sides today.

NEWS | Published February 19th 2020, 3:03 pm

Manchester City chief executive denies financial fair play breaches

Manchester City chief executive Ferran Soriano has said that the club's alleged breaches of UEFA’s financial fair play [FFP] rules are “simply not true” and emphatically denied any wrongdoing.

NEWS | Published February 19th 2020, 7:07 am

Budget date will remain unchanged, new chancellor says

Newly appointed chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced that the Budget will go ahead on March 11 as planned.

NEWS | Published February 19th 2020, 7:00 am

Bloomberg to participate in first nomination debate

Michael Bloomberg, one of the presidential candidates for the Democratic Party, will participate in his first nomination debate in the US state of Nevada on Wednesday.

NEWS | Published February 18th 2020, 3:03 pm

Long-Bailey fails Labour history lesson

Rebecca Long Bailey was accused of not knowing her Labour Party history last night, after naming Clement Attlee as her favourite Labour prime minister of the past fifty years.

NEWS | Published February 18th 2020, 9:09 am

HSBC interim chief executive announces extensive job cuts

HSBC’s interim chief executive Noel Quinn has said that the bank will offload roughly 35,000 jobs over the next three years after its 2019 profits suffered a sharp decline.

NEWS | Published February 18th 2020, 8:08 am

UK must be its own lawmaker after Brexit transition period, chief negotiator says

Boris Johnson’s chief negotiator in EU trade talks, David Frost, has said that the UK “must have the ability to set laws that suit us” during a speech at a Brussels university.

NEWS | Published February 17th 2020, 9:09 am

French foreign minister predicts tough UK-EU trade negotiations

French foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian has said that the UK and EU will “rip each other apart” in what will be tough negotiations over a future trade deal.

NEWS | Published February 17th 2020, 8:08 am

Transport secretary hints at Budget delay

Transport secretary Grant Shapps has hinted that the Budget scheduled for March 11 may be pushed back after Sajid Javid’s resignation as chancellor last week.

NEWS | Published February 16th 2020, 7:00 am

Facebook chief Zuckerberg supports "tax reform"

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has said that he is comfortable with the idea of multinational tech companies paying more tax in European countries.

NEWS | Published February 15th 2020, 7:07 am

Jackson Carlaw triumphs in Scottish Conservative leadership contest

Jackson Carlaw will succeed Ruth Davidson as leader of the Scottish Conservatives after seeing off challenger Michelle Ballantyne in a vote among the party’s members.

NEWS | Published February 14th 2020, 8:08 am

New cabinet to assemble on Friday

Prime minister Boris Johnson’s new cabinet will meet for the first time on Friday following this week’s reshuffle, during which chancellor Sajid Javid and attorney general Geoffrey Cox both resigned.

NEWS | Published February 14th 2020, 7:07 am

Ex-international development secretary to preside over COP26 summit

Alok Sharma, who was promoted to business secretary in Thursday’s cabinet reshuffle, has been tasked with running the COP26 climate change summit in Glasgow this November.


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