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New Tory chairman vows new faces will be brought in to Government today - despite yesterday's reshuffle chaos

THERESA MAY will today bring a “breath of fresh air” to the Government by promoting a clutch of rising stars, her new party chief vowed. Brandon Lewis, who became Tory chairman yesterday, sought to play down a day of chaos which saw Cabinet ministers refuse to move jobs. AP:A...

British PM’s cabinet reshuffle marred by resignation

LONDON: British Prime Minister Theresa May’s long-awaited government reshuffle Monday was branded ineffectual and shambolic after she promoted few fresh faces to her top team and a minister resigned rather than accept a new post. Education Secretary Justine Greening became the...

British PM Theresa May's cabinet reshuffle marred by resignation

Education Secretary Justine Greening became the fourth minister to leave the Cabinet since November, after resisting a request to move to the welfare and pensions ministry. Meanwhile health minister Jeremy Hunt convinced May at the last minute to scrap plans to move him to the b...

Failed Cabinet reshuffle leaves Theresa May looking weak as ever

After last month’s agreement in Brussels to move on to the second phase of Brexit negotiations, Theresa May’s allies started sounding giddy about the prime minister’s prospects. Not only was she safe until Brexit was completed, they said, the negotiations could so enhance a...

Theresa May 'to appoint No Deal Brexit minister' in Cabinet shake-up

Theresa May is reportedly poised to appoint a 'no deal Brexit' minister in her Cabinet reshuffle on Monday. The Prime Minister is said to have created the post in an apparent attempt to show Bri...

Nigel Farage rips into 'EU FANATICS' during FURIOUS response to Lord Adonis' Brexit attack

Nigel Farage unleashed a withering attack on Lord Adonis after the Labour peer claimed the British Government was intent on pursuing a reckless Brexit. Lord Adonis resigned from a government com...

Nick Clegg to receive a knighthood in the New Year's Honours List

Nick Clegg to receive a knighthood in the New Year's Honours List FORMER Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg will get a knighthood in the New Year’s Honours List. ...

Spanish PM Rebuffs Catalan Leaders' Demand for Independence Talks

Spain's prime minister has rejected demands for talks from Catalonia's independence leaders, following regional elections in the semi-autonomous region Thursday which gave pro-secessionist partie...

Fugitive ex-Catalan leader calls on talks with Spain

(AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). Ousted Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont, center, leaves after a press conference at the Square Meeting Center in Brussels on Thursday, Dec. 21, 2017. The pro-secession b...

Deposed Catalan president offers to meet Rajoy, but not in Spain

The deposed Catalan president, Carles Puigdemont, on Friday offered to meet the Spanish prime minister anywhere but in Spain, the day after pro-independence parties held onto their majority in sn...

Puigdemont calls for Rajoy dialogue ‘anywhere’ outside of Spain

Catalan independence leader Carles Puigdemont asked Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy to meet “anywhere but Spain” – where arrest warrants are pending for him and four other members of h...

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