Ethics watchdog issues unprecedented warning to Government over ‘tone’ of debate

Britain's ethics watchdog has issued an unprecedented warning to the Government over the 'tone' of public debate. The Commissioner for Standards in Public Life penned an open letter, warning Ministers and MPs they must lead from the front, staying civil as the nation grows more divided. And it warns democracy is "under threat" if people in public office grow fearful […]

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I'm worried about industrials — Cramer sounds the alarm about a major pillar of US economy

CNBC's Jim Cramer says he's feeling a new level of "anxiety about industrial" companies. FedEx's earnings disappointment and outlook warning earlier this week were a "wake-up call," says the "Mad Money" host. If the USMCA doesn't pass, "Boeing doesn't get back on track. Caterpillar numbers aren't that great." Cramer says. "These are not unimportant companies." CNBC's Jim Cramer raised concerns […]

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EU no deal Brexit PANIC: Boris given major boost as Juncker concedes UK ‘can have a deal’

He also admitted that a no-deal divorce would have “catastrophic consequences” for the EU. Mr Juncker spoke out after Government officials confirmed that they have presented a draft blueprint of alternative plans for the Northern Irish border to EU negotiators. In a Sky News interview, the top Brussels bureaucrat said he had “a rather positive meeting” with Mr Johnson when they met […]

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Idea of Warren presidency frightens investors at conference: 'She's not my candidate of choice'

Elizabeth Warren's ascendant candidacy for the Democratic presidential nomination is causing a scare among finance professionals. Attendees at Thursday's Delivering Alpha conference caller her policies socialist and a threat to the economy. In a room full of avowed capitalists, policies that sound to some like socialism are bound not to go over well. That's why the recent surge by Sen. […]

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Labour prepares to vow ‘nationalisation of EVERYTHING’ to mark death of Blair’s legacy

Changes to the historic Clause 4 of Labour’s constitution could see Jeremy Corbyn’s party once again vow the commitment for common ownership of the means of production, distribution and exchange. Tony Blair ditched Labour’s commitment to widespread nationalisation in 1995 by changing Clause 4 of the party’s constitution. But on Tuesday, Labour’s national executive committee (NEC), controlled by supporters Mr Corbyn, […]

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Boris to recall Parliament if Supreme Court demands MPs return to Commons vows lawyer

He refused to rule out Mr Johnson requesting a second suspension in such circumstances, however. Lord Keen made his remark during the first day of the Supreme Court hearing of two claims from pro-Brussels campaigners that the Prime Minister broke the law by using the “prorogation” procedure to lengthen Parliament’s traditional break for the conference season. Lawyers for the campaigners […]

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Chuka Umunna fury: Lib Dem MP humiliated on Twitter as his Brexit pledge mocked by Leavers

Mr Umunna, who left both Change UK to join the Liberal Democrats, was humiliated by Twitter users for trying to snub Mr Johnson on BBC Newsnight. Mr Umunna, who was originally elected as a Labour MP before defecting to Change UK, said on the programme: “I think the Prime Minister has seriously been trying to negotiate a deal for many […]

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David Cameron did the right thing – Ex-PM’s legacy defended by Express.co.uk readers

Eight out of 10 people who took part in our poll backed there former Tory prime minister’s decision but many said he would not have called the Brexit referendum if he wasn’t certain Britons would get behind his call to remain tied to Brussels. In an interview with The Times, the ex-Conservative leader revealed the consequences of the June 2016 […]

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David Cameron wife: How Samantha was brought to the edge as her husband dealt with Brexit

David Cameron was elected in 2015 on a promise of delivering an election of Britain’s future in the European Union. A staunch Europhile himself, Mr Cameron admitted there needed to be changes but campaigned on the side of Remain in the run up to the June 23, 2016 vote. The now 52-year-old was confident of his victory – but saw […]

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Trump Jokes That Efficient Lightbulbs Are the Reason He Looks Orange: 'The Light Is the Worst'

Energy-efficient lightbulbs — like windmills — are very much not among President Donald Trump‘s favorite things. During a winding hour-long speech to House Republicans in Baltimore on Thursday, Trump took aim at environmental policies supported by Democrats, including the Green New Deal. He also made time to swipe at the prevalence of efficient lightbulbs, such as LED lighting, which had […]

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