Donald Trump says UK ‘doing great’ after Brexit vote

Media captionDonald Trump has promised a trade deal between Britain and the US The UK is “doing great” following its vote to leave the EU, US President-elect Donald Trump has said. In his first UK interview – with former Justice Secretary Michael Gove for the Times – Mr Trump said he thought the UK was […]

Stormont crisis: Deadline looms for future of executive

Media captionMichelle O’Neill says Sinn Féin will not nominate new deputy first minister An election in Northern Ireland looks inevitable after Sinn Féin refused to nominate a deputy first minister to replace Martin McGuinness. He quit last week when DUP leader Arlene Foster refused to stand aside as first minister while a botched energy scheme […]

Hunt makes millions from sale of Hotcourses

Hunt makes millions from sale of Hotcourses

Image copyright PA Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has become one of the UK’s richest politicians after selling Hotcourses, his privately owned business. The firm, which runs websites listing courses for students around the world, is being bought for £30m by the Australian firm IDP Education. Mr Hunt owns a 48% stake in Hotcourses, which is […]

Trump worries Nato with ‘obsolete’ comment

Media captionAre Trump’s nominees on the same page on Russia as their boss? A statement by US President-elect Donald Trump that Nato is “obsolete” has caused “worry” in the alliance, Germany’s foreign minister says. Frank-Walter Steinmeier said it was a contradiction of comments made days ago by Mr Trump’s incoming defence chief. Mr Trump also […]

Brazil prison riot: They say my husband is dead

Police in Brazil say 26 people were killed in a prison in the city of Natal during shocking violence that broke out overnight. The clashes between rival gangs was brought under control early on Sunday after police stormed the prison. Forensic experts said most victims had been decapitated or mutilated. Catriona Renton reports. Brazil prison […]

Donald Trump says UK ‘doing great’ after Brexit vote – BBC News

Media captionDonald Trump has promised a trade deal between Britain and the US The UK is “doing great” following its vote to leave the EU, US President-elect Donald Trump has said. In his first UK interview – with former Justice Secretary Michael Gove for the Times – Mr Trump said he thought the UK was […]

EU citizens in UK could face ‘deliberate hostility’ policy after Brexit – The Guardian

EU citizens could have their lives turned upside down with bank accounts closed, employment terminated and rental agreements revoked if their current rights to reside in the UK are not guaranteed after Brexit, a leading immigration lawyer has warned. Andrew Tingley, a partner specialising in immigration at London law firm Kingsley Napley, describes a “nightmare […]