Politics

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Johnson risks rift with Biden by pressing ahead with Brexit bill
Prime minister says changes to legislation will protect Northern Ireland peace deal

Jessica Elgot Deputy political editor

08, Nov, 2020 @1:54 PM

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Welsh first minister: time is right to end 17-day Covid 'firebreak'
Mark Drakeford says early action will see Wales get to Christmas without further lockdowns

Steven Morris

08, Nov, 2020 @10:52 AM

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What does Biden’s win mean for Brexit?
Election victory signals a reset in the US’s approach to post-Brexit trade talks with Britain

Lisa O'Carroll Brexit correspondent

08, Nov, 2020 @9:08 AM

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Boris Johnson under pressure to avoid no-deal Brexit after Biden victory
Whitehall fears that failure to strike a deal with the EU would threaten the special relationship

Toby Helm, Daniel Boffey in Brussels and Lisa O'Carroll

08, Nov, 2020 @9:00 AM

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Three times as many British voters favour Joe Biden than Donald Trump
At home, Labour moves ahead to gain a four-point lead over Tories, at 42%

Toby Helm Political editor

08, Nov, 2020 @6:20 AM

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Brexit talks remain deadlocked going into decisive week
‘Large differences remain’ after call between Boris Johnson and Ursula von der Leyen

Daniel Boffey in Brussels and Lisa O'Carroll in London

07, Nov, 2020 @3:13 PM

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UK coronavirus: further 355 deaths reported; an estimated 618,700 people in England had Covid last week - as it happened
Latest updates: UK records 23,287 new cases; ONS figures represent around 1.13% of population; mass-testing trial under way in Liverpool

Kevin Rawlinson (now); Caroline Davies and Nazia Parveen (earlier)

06, Nov, 2020 @7:32 PM

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Johnson and EU commission chief to hold talks before decisive week for Brexit deal
Phonecall with Ursula von der Leyen could be final chance for PM to avert no-deal Brexit

Daniel Boffey in Brussels

06, Nov, 2020 @6:04 PM

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UK recession fears and rivalries take the shine off Rishi Sunak
The chancellor’s star rose quickly, but now ‘the richest man in the Commons’ is attracting new kinds of attention

Rupert Neate Wealth correspondent

06, Nov, 2020 @1:39 PM

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How a full-scale lockdown rebellion by Tory MPs was called off
Conservative whips ‘bullied new intake like mad’ to get Covid restrictions through parliament

Jessica Elgot, Simon Murphy and Peter Walker

06, Nov, 2020 @1:05 PM

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Home Office accused of breaching court order over asylum seeker evictions
Judge asked for evictions to be halted because of coronavirus concerns

Diane Taylor

06, Nov, 2020 @12:46 PM

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Rishi Sunak's star fades as he flip-flops on furlough ... again | John Crace
The urbane chancellor, who used always to look in command, was brittle and edgy in the Commons

John Crace

05, Nov, 2020 @7:07 PM

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