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Rees-Mogg will 'not put Marxist in Downing St'

[ad_1] Theresa May could stand on her head at the despatch box and back regulatory alignment, but Jacob Rees-Mogg said he would still not vote against her in a no-confidence motion. The European Research Group chairman spoke to Andrew Neil about any challenge to the prime minister, and he said he “would not put a […]

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Leo Varadkar steps up Irish Brexit no-deal plans

[ad_1] Image copyright Charles McQuillan Image caption The DUP has said it will back the prime minister on Wednesday evening, but urged her to change her stance on the Irish backstop A Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) delegation is meeting Prime Minister Theresa May, just hours before a no-confidence vote against the government. The votes of […]

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PM told 'everything has changed' on referendum

[ad_1] While thousands of people protested outside Westminster as the Brexit vote took place, none were calling for a Norway or Canada style deal, a Labour MP has told the PM. Backing a new referendum on EU status, Peter Kyle revised a Theresa May quote, saying “everything has changed”. And he reminded Mrs May that […]

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David Cameron: I don't regret calling EU referendum

[ad_1] Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionDavid Cameron: I don’t regret calling referendum Former UK Prime Minister David Cameron says he does not regret calling the 2016 referendum on whether the UK should stay in the EU. But he regretted the “difficulties and the problems we’ve been having trying to implement the […]