Contrary to the recent optimism that Donald Trump exudes, the US and China hardly make any progress in the trade negotiations in Beijing. This is what the Bloomberg news agency reports on the basis of insiders.
Amendment would give PM stronger position in Brussels, Tory MP Graham Brady claims
Theresa May would go back to Brussels with “enormous firepower” to renegotiate her Brexit deal if the Commons backed an amendment watering down the Irish backstop provision, a senior Conservative backbencher has said before a crucial series of votes.
With great fanfare it was announced: Donald Trump would make an ‘important announcement’ last night, live from the ‘Oval Office’ about the shutdown of the American federal government and the border wall. We secretly expected a notice that the construction of the wall would begin and the shutdown ended. But no, Trump only talked about his proposal that has already been...