14th March 2019

Sir Vince Cable to quit as Lib Dem leader in May

Image copyright PA Sir Vince Cable has announced he will step down as Liberal Democrat leader after May’s English local elections. Sir Vince said he wanted to pave the way for a “new generation”. He…





Chancellor needs ‘an urgent spending review’, IFS says

Image copyright Philip Hammond Image caption Philip Hammond delivered his Spring Statement on Wednesday Britain needs an “urgent” spending review to address key national economic issues, one of the UK’s leading economic experts says. Paul…


Brexit: Does NI tariffs plan violate WTO law?

Image copyright Reuters The UK government’s strategy for the Irish border if there’s a no deal Brexit will mean no tariffs on Irish goods going to Northern Ireland, but some Irish food products entering Great…


Brexit: MPs to vote on delaying leaving the EU

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionHow MPs rejected a no-deal Brexit MPs will vote later on whether to ask the EU for permission to delay Brexit beyond the 29 March departure date….


Boeing grounds entire crash aircraft fleet

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTrump: Boeing 737 Max planes grounded Boeing has grounded its entire global fleet of 737 Max aircraft after investigators uncovered new evidence at the scene of the…