7th April 2019

Corbyn criticised over handling of anti-Semitism cases

Image copyright PA Jeremy Corbyn has been criticised over Labour’s handling of anti-Semitism allegations by the national secretary of the Jewish Labour Movement. The organisation has also voted to pass a motion of no confidence…



Ghosn: Bail conditions revealed by lawyer

Image copyright AFP Image caption Carlos Ghosn strongly denies any wrongdoing The lawyer for former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn has revealed the terms his client had to meet to secure his initial release from custody…


Brexit: How do European elections work?

Image copyright Getty Images Theresa May has requested a Brexit extension to the end of June and preparations have started to take part in the European elections on 23 May. Although the prime minister hopes…


Germany’s economy: Should we be worried?

By Andrew Walker & Daniele Palumbo BBC World Service economics correspondent, Data Journalist Image copyright Getty Images It has been a poor week for German economic news. On Friday, we learned that industrial production in…


Brexit plea over Scotland’s perishable exports

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The UK government has arranged additional freight capacity Scotland’s transport secretary has called for time-sensitive exports to be given priority in the event of a no-deal Brexit. Michael Matheson…