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UK has not assessed economic impact of leaving EU without deal - minister

Wednesday  12:11,   15 march 2017
Reuters

The government has not carried out an assessment of what effect leaving the European Union without an exit deal would have on the British economy, Brexit minister David Davis said on Wednesday. Speaking at a parliamentary committee hearing, Davis[...]

Viral BBC Interview Star Explains Why His Daughter Danced Into The Room And It's Adorable

Wednesday  10:45,   15 march 2017
Huffington Post UK

The inside story has been revealed about the sweetest viral video ever, in which a young girl gate-crashed her dad’s live and very serious interview with BBC News. On Friday, Korea expert Robert Kelly’s face fell when, in the footage of his own[...]

Viral BBC Interview Star Explains Why His Daughter Danced Into The Room And It's Adorable

Wednesday  10:45,   15 march 2017
Huffington Post UK

The inside story has been revealed about the sweetest viral video ever, in which a young girl gate-crashed her dad’s live and very serious interview with BBC News. On Friday, Korea expert Robert Kelly’s face fell when, in the footage of his own[...]

I will take Govt back to court on Brexit: Miller

Tuesday  16:00,   14 march 2017
Sky News

The woman who took the Government to court over Brexit has threatened to return if Theresa May doesn't come good on her promises.Businesswoman Gina Miller told Sky News that if the Government did not stick to its promise to give Parliament a say [...]

I will take Govt back to court on Brexit: Miller

Tuesday  16:00,   14 march 2017
Sky News

The woman who took the Government to court over Brexit has threatened to return if Theresa May doesn't come good on her promises.Businesswoman Gina Miller told Sky News that if the Government did not stick to its promise to give Parliament a say [...]

PM to Sturgeon: don't play games over Brexit

Tuesday  15:50,   14 march 2017
Sky News

The PM has said she will trigger Brexit by the "end of the month", warning Nicola Sturgeon it is not the time to "play politics".Speaking to MPs in the House of Commons to update them on the "next steps" of triggering Article 50, [...]

Sturgeon seeks second Scottish independence referendum

Monday  14:15,   13 march 2017
Sky News

<p>Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is seeking approval for a second referendum on Scottish independence.</p>She said a new vote should be held between autumn 2018 and spring[...]

EU prepares for Britain to trigger start of Brexit

Friday  23:40,   10 march 2017
The Financial Times

EU prepares for Britain to trigger start of BrexitDuring a summit of the remaining 27 EU members in Brussels on Friday, leaders were told to expect London to trigger exit talks next week and to prepare for a Brussels gathering on April 6 to respond[...]

BBC QT Audience Remainer Torn Apart For 'Stupid' Justification For Brexit Bill Amendment

Friday  11:20,   03 march 2017
Huffington Post UK

BBC QT Audience Remainer Torn Apart For 'Stupid' Justification For Brexit Bill AmendmentDuring a section discussing the recent House of Lords vote to give EU citizens living in the UK guaranteed rights to stay under Brexit, Lord Chancellor[...]

BBC QT Audience Remainer Torn Apart For 'Stupid' Justification For Brexit Bill Amendment

Friday  11:20,   03 march 2017
Huffington Post UK

BBC QT Audience Remainer Torn Apart For 'Stupid' Justification For Brexit Bill AmendmentDuring a section discussing the recent House of Lords vote to give EU citizens living in the UK guaranteed rights to stay under Brexit, Lord Chancellor[...]

Scottish teacher told to 'watch Big Bang Theory' as Asperger's training

Wednesday  18:25,   01 march 2017
MSN

A support for learning teacher with Glasgow City Council told how one teacher was advised to watch the US sitcom as a form of training for dealing with pupils with the condition.Holyrood's education committee heard evidence on support for pupils[...]

Scottish teacher told to 'watch Big Bang Theory' as Asperger's training

Wednesday  18:25,   01 march 2017
MSN

A support for learning teacher with Glasgow City Council told how one teacher was advised to watch the US sitcom as a form of training for dealing with pupils with the condition.Holyrood's education committee heard evidence on support for pupils[...]

Writer Jack Monroe claiming damages over Katie Hopkins' war memorial tweet

Monday  21:50,   27 february 2017
Press Association

A writer is claiming damages from controversial newspaper columnist Katie Hopkins over tweets she says caused "serious harm" to her reputation.Jack Monroe, a food blogger who also campaigns over poverty issues, is asking a judge at the[...]

News quiz of the week: Feb. 24, 2017

Friday  17:00,   24 february 2017
MSN

<p>​Take this quiz to test your knowledge about top news stories from the past[...]

M25 killer Kenneth Noye wins court challenge over open prison refusal

Friday  13:40,   24 february 2017
Press Association

Road-rage killer Kenneth Noye has won a High Court challenge against a decision refusing him a move to open prison conditions. Noye, now 69, was convicted of murder in April 2000 and sentenced to life with a minimum term of 16 years, after stabbing[...]