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UN rights chief: Trump’s anti-media rhetoric is ‘close to incitement of violence’

The UN human rights chief has said that Donald Trump's anti-press rhetoric is “very close to incitement to violence”. Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein warned that the US President's views would lead to the attack and censoring of...
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Carney warns chance of no-deal Brexit is “uncomfortably high”

The Bank of England governor has warned that the possibility of a no-deal Brexit is “uncomfortably high”.  Speaking on BBC Radio 4’s Today programme, Mark Carney said that a no-deal Brexit will lead to higher prices and that the...
Brexit

UK could back out of Brexit and stay in EU on same terms, says...

The UK could still back out of Brexit and stay in the European Union, a French Minister said on Thursday. Nathalie Loiseau, the minister for EU affairs told the Today Programme that it was not too...
Brexit

No-deal Brexit raises questions over pensions

MPs have been told that a no-deal Brexit will mean it will become illegal to pay private pensions to retired Brits living abroad. The Association of British Insurers has said that British pensioners living in the EU would...
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No-deal Brexit will lead to “civil unrest”, warns Amazon boss

The UK boss of Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) has warned the Brexit Secretary that Britain will face “civil unrest” within weeks of a no-deal Brexit. Doug Gurr warned Dominic Raab during a meeting on Friday with business leaders of...
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Dairy items ‘may become luxuries’ post-Brexit

According to a new report by the London School of Economics, dairy products could become luxury items in the UK after Brexit.  The research has found that costs of everyday dairy products, such as yoghurt and cheese, could...

Vote Leave campaign found to breach electoral laws in referendum

The Electoral Commission has fined the Brexit campaign group Vote Leave £61,000. The watchdog imposed the fine after finding "significant evidence of joint working" with the organisation BeLeave, which led to exceeding the spending limit by almost...
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May promises £300m aerospace investment amid Brexit concerns

Theresa May will promise extra investment in the aerospace industry following Brexit concerns surrounding the industry. The prime minister plans to reassure aviation bosses that Britain will remain a leader of aerospace innovation just days after Airbus (EPA: AIR)...