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Presidential campaigning heats up in the final stretch of the French election

Things are heating up in France as the election campaigns reach their final stretch, in what has been referred to as one of the most unpredictable elections in decades. Monday night saw frontrunners Macron and...
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May’s snap election: Twitter reactions

Theresa May called a snap election on Tuesday morning, prompting quick reactions from players across the political spectrum. Jeremy Corbyn welcomed the announcement, despite the internal divisions within the Labour party surrounding both Brexit and...
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Defence minister Michael Fallon strengthens security ties with India on four day visit

The UK sought to strengthen ties with India in order to tackle terrorism and extremism on Wednesday, offering a technology transfer the co-production of military weapons. Secretary of State for Defence Michael Fallon underlined the...

Ryanair is “pivoting growth away from the UK” following Brexit

Ryanair's (LON:RYA) chief financial officer, Neil Sorahan, has warned that the carrier may have to halt flights from the UK for “weeks or months” after April 2019, if the government does not achieve an early bilateral...
Executive pay

MP’s urge government to limit “excessive” executive pay

A committee of MPs have urged Prime Minister Theresa May to take action on excessive levels of executive pay, after concerns that it is contributing to eroding public trust in business. The Business, Energy and...
127 US tech firms sign amicus brief against President Trump's immigration ban

Trump hopes to give Dodd-Frank Act a ‘haircut’

President Trump has reiterated plans to make drastic changes to the 2010 Dodd-Frank Act, which was introduced after the financial crisis to make it more difficult for financial institutions to act so recklessly. During his election campaign,...

France sees Le Pen and Macron clash in the second TV debate

Tuesday saw the second live television debate as French presidential candidates went head to head just 19 days before the election. The centrist Emmanuel Macron remains the favourite to win the election. He clashed sharply with National...

Brexit: May suggests extension of free movement

Theresa May told reporters on a trip to the Middle East that there is a possibility for freedom of movement to be part of a transitional agreement with the European Union if Brexit is...