Calais chief wants new migrant border deal with UK

Calais chief wants new migrant border deal with UK

Image copyright PA Image caption About 9,000 migrants are living in The Jungle camp in Calais Migrants in Calais seeking asylum in the UK should be allowed to lodge their claim in France, the president of the region has told the BBC. Xavier Bertrand said 9,000 migrants, many trying to get to the UK, were […]

Ed Balls describes Corbyn leadership as ‘leftist fantasy’

Ed Balls describes Corbyn leadership as ‘leftist fantasy’

Image copyright PA Image caption Ed Balls will appear on Strictly Come Dancing Former shadow chancellor Ed Balls has said Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour leadership style is a “leftist utopian fantasy”. Mr Balls said Mr Corbyn’s approach was “devoid of connection to the reality of people’s lives”. The remarks are made in his autobiography, Speaking Out, […]

Brexit may send EU ‘down the drain’ – German vice chancellor

Brexit may send EU ‘down the drain’ – German vice chancellor

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Germany’s second in command Sigmar Gabriel said the EU could fall apart if Brexit was not handled carefully Germany’s vice-chancellor has warned the future of the EU could be in doubt if the UK’s exit is handled badly. Sigmar Gabriel said the EU would go “down the drain” if […]

Sir Richard Branson ‘should lose knighthood’ – John McDonnell

Sir Richard Branson ‘should lose knighthood’ – John McDonnell

Image copyright PA Image caption John McDonnell (left) said those “not acting in the spirit of our country” should be stripped of their honours British tycoon Sir Richard Branson is a “tax exile” and should be stripped of his knighthood, shadow chancellor John McDonnell has suggested. Mr McDonnell told the Sunday Mirror Sir Richard wanted […]

Brexit may send EU ‘down the drain’ – German vice chancellor

Brexit may send EU ‘down the drain’ – German vice chancellor

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Germany’s second in command Sigmar Gabriel said the EU could fall apart if Brexit was not handled carefully Germany’s vice-chancellor has warned the future of the EU could be in doubt if the UK’s exit is handled badly. Sigmar Gabriel said the EU would go “down the drain” if […]

Sir Richard Branson ‘should lose knighthood’ – John McDonnell

Sir Richard Branson ‘should lose knighthood’ – John McDonnell

Image copyright PA Image caption John McDonnell (left) said those “not acting in the spirit of our country” should be stripped of their honours British tycoon Sir Richard Branson is a “tax exile” and should be stripped of his knighthood, shadow chancellor John McDonnell has suggested. Mr McDonnell told the Sunday Mirror Sir Richard wanted […]

Brexit may send EU ‘down the drain’ – German vice chancellor

Brexit may send EU ‘down the drain’ – German vice chancellor

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Germany’s second in command Sigmar Gabriel said the EU could fall apart if Brexit was not handled carefully Germany’s vice-chancellor has warned the future of the EU could be in doubt if the UK’s exit is handled badly. Sigmar Gabriel said the EU would go “down the drain” if […]

Sir Richard Branson ‘should lose knighthood’ – John McDonnell

Sir Richard Branson ‘should lose knighthood’ – John McDonnell

Image copyright PA Image caption John McDonnell (left) said those “not acting in the spirit of our country” should be stripped of their honours British tycoon Sir Richard Branson is a “tax exile” and should be stripped of his knighthood, shadow chancellor John McDonnell has suggested. Mr McDonnell told the Sunday Mirror Sir Richard wanted […]

Sir Richard Branson ‘should lose knighthood’ – John McDonnell

Sir Richard Branson ‘should lose knighthood’ – John McDonnell

Image copyright PA Image caption John McDonnell (left) said those “not acting in the spirit of our country” should be stripped of their honours British tycoon Sir Richard Branson is a “tax exile” and should be stripped of his knighthood, shadow chancellor John McDonnell has suggested. Mr McDonnell told the Sunday Mirror Sir Richard wanted […]

Lord Janner case: Family want child sex abuse inquiry delay

Lord Janner case: Family want child sex abuse inquiry delay

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Lord Janner died in December last year The family of the late Labour peer Lord Janner are demanding the public inquiry into child abuse postpones its plan to examine allegations against him. Lord Janner’s son Daniel says that, as civil proceedings by several alleged victims are “already in train”, the […]