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Many wouldn’t stand for this! DUP could vote down ‘unacceptable’ deal over Irish border | Politics | News

[ad_1] The Northern Ireland party props up the Conservative minority government and the Prime Minister will be relying on DUP support to get the deal she is presenting to ministers tonight through Parliament.However DUP deputy leader Nigel Dodds has said his party will not support the agreement “on constitutional grounds” as it would leave Northern Ireland subject to rules and regulations set “in Brussels with no democratic input” from Belfast.He
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Brexit deal: Tories days are NUMBERED – IDS accuses May of ‘breaking agreed position’ | Politics | News

[ad_1] The Brexiteer warned that if reports of the deal's contents were true the Government was "breaking their own agreed position and will be bringing back something that is untenable".The former Tory party leader has blasted the handling of negotiations and said the Government have put themselves in an “impossible position”Mr Smith said: “If the Cabinet agrees it, the party certainly won't".Asked if the Government's days were numbered he said:
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Brexit deal: What is in Theresa May’s Brexit deal? What could May have agreed with EU? | Politics | News

[ad_1] Downing Street confirmed this afternoon that a tomorrow a meeting would take place to consider a draft agreement on exiting the European Union. In a statement, they confirmed the time of the meeting saying: “Cabinet will meet at 2pm tomorrow to consider the draft agreement the negotiating teams have reached in Brussels, and to decide on next steps. Cabinet ministers have been invited to read documentation ahead of that
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Brexit news: Corbyn DEMANDS May’s Brexit deal meets SIX tests | Politics | News

[ad_1] Mr Corbyn slammed Theresa May’s handling of the Brexit negotiations as “shambolic” and warned the deal she is presenting to ministers tonight ahead of tomorrow’s emergency Cabinet meeting is unlikely to be good for Britain.He said: "We will look at the details of what has been agreed when they are available.“But from what we know of the shambolic handling of these negotiations, this is unlikely to be a good
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Brexit deal: Who in the Cabinet could BLOCK May’s Brexit deal? | Politics | News

[ad_1] Downing Street confirmed the news with a statement on Tuesday evening which said: “Cabinet will meet at 2pm tomorrow to consider the draft agreement the negotiating teams have reached in Brussels, and to decide on next steps. Cabinet ministers have been invited to read documentation ahead of that meeting."No details of the withdrawal agreement have yet been released, but a cabinet source told the BBC the document has been
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Brexit news: DUP warns May deal will be ‘very hard sell’ | Politics | News

[ad_1] The Prime Minister could struggle to win backing for her Brexit deal as she must “satisfy everyone”, the DUP’s deputy leader said.But Mrs May must secure the support of the DUP for her Brexit deal to pass, as she relies on the Northern Ireland party’s votes for her House of Commons majority.Speaking to BBC Northern Ireland, Mr Dodds said: "The trick will be for Theresa May, can she satisfy
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What is the ERG – Who is the Brexit group trying to stop Theresa May’s deal? | Politics | News

[ad_1] Confirmation a deal had been reached by officials follows months of protracted talks in Brussels, with measures to prevent a hard border on the island of Ireland the main stumbling block. Irish broadcaster RTE reported a "stable" text had been agreed on the thorny issue of the Northern Irish border. But European Commission vice president Frans Timmermans said that while the talks were making progress "we are not there
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Brexit: What is BRINO – What does BRINO mean? | Politics | News

[ad_1] A cabinet source told the BBC this afternoon that a Brexit deal had been agreed at a technical level, by both UK and EU officials. Downing Street confirmed the news issuing a statement, which said: "Cabinet will meet at 2pm tomorrow to consider the draft agreement the negotiating teams have reached in Brussels, and to decide on next steps. Cabinet ministers have been invited to read documentation ahead of that
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Brexit deal: Will Brexit withdrawal agreement be signed TOMORROW? | Politics | News

[ad_1] A cabinet source told the BBC a Brexit deal had been agreed at a technical level by both EU and UK officials after intensive talks this week. Sky News reported that ministers will be summoned to Downing Street on Tuesday night for individual talks to run through the text of the new agreement. Minister said they would publish a “full legal statement” before the bill goes to parliament for
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EU news: EU has FIVE YEARS to overhaul European banking system, warns finance chief | Politics | News

[ad_1] José María Roldán said the EBF has made progress since it was set up but called on the bloc to step up efforts to make it “perfect.”The EBF, headquartered in Frankfurt, comprises all 19 eurozone countries who participate in the single supervisory mechanism (SSM) and the single resolution mechanism (SRM).Speaking to American financial news network CNBC, Mr Roldan said the system still has a lot of progress to make