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Boris Johnson's UK Parliament Suspension To Face Court Motion

5 min read

A legal bid has been launched to prevent Prime Minister Boris Johnson from suspending Parliament.

World

World

U.K. Parties Agree To Stop No-Deal Brexit

2 min read

Britain's opposition parties say they have agreed to work together to try and prevent a no-deal Brexit, including through passing legislation or holding a vote of no-confidence in the government.

News

News

Tough Cheese: All The Food Names Europe Wants To Ban Aussies Using

3 min read

Australian cheesemakers are in the firing line as trade talks between the European Union and Australia ramp up.

Politics

Politics

A Guy Called Dick Braine Has Been Elected UKIP's New Leader

2 min read

Britain's hard-right UKIP Party has a new leader -- and people can't stop making the same joke.

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Views

If Boris Sticks To His Guns, He May Be Booted From The UK's Top Job In Months

4 min read

To no-one’s great surprise, Boris Johnson has been elected by the members of the Conservative Party to be the new leader, and by extension prime minister of the United Kingdom, taking over from Theresa May.

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News

Don't Burst Our Bubble: Aussies Fight To Keep Prosecco Naming Rights

3 min read

Australia's first prosecco producer says it would be "disastrous" if the European Union succeeded in its bid to follow Champagne's footsteps by copyrighting the wine.

Politics

Politics

Okay, Why Is Everybody Talking About The EU Election?

4 min read

You've probably seen a lot floating around the internet about the European elections this week -- but what really happened? And why does it matter so much?

Politics

Politics

Nigel Farage Seeks Refuge On Bus As Milkshake Protesters Close In

2 min read

British politician Nigel Farage was forced to take drastic measures to avoid another milkshake attack. 

World

World

UK Removes 'European Union' From Passports Despite Brexit Chaos

2 min read

The words 'European Union' have been removed from some newly-issued UK passports despite 'exit day' coming and going with no Brexit deal passed.

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World

Brexit Stalemate: Another MP Resigns After Four More Exit Options Rejected

2 min read

Members of the British Parliament are fast running out of options and time to secure a Brexit deal.

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World

Europe Is Banning Single-Use Plastics To Protect Oceans

1 min read

The European Parliament has voted overwhelmingly in favour of banning single-use plastic, like cutlery, plates and straws.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Police Switch $4.8 Mill Painting For A Fake To Nab Thieves

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

Breaking

Breaking

Brexit: UK Parliament Votes To Delay Exit From European Union

1 min read

It's been a really long week of voting and debate in the House Of Commons and FINALLY we have a result.

Politics

Politics

Brexit's Real Hero: This Guy Makes Bickering Pollies Behave

2 min read

He can be heard bellowing "ORDER. ORDER. ORRRRRDDER" at the members in the House of Commons.

Politics

Politics

Brexit Deal Defeated: May’s Deal Voted Down, Again

2 min read

After years of dealings, debates and delays, British parliament has once again voted down May’s divorce deal.

World

World

Last-Minute Lifeline: Theresa May's Surprise Brexit Deal Success

3 min read

British PM Theresa May clinched legally binding Brexit assurances with the European Union in a last-ditch attempt to win over rebellious MPs who have threatened to vote down her divorce deal again.

Ryan Sheales

Ryan Sheales

The UK Might Be Heading For Brexit Apocalypse And I Secretly Can’t Wait To Watch

3 min read

I don’t mean to alarm/excite anybody but the United Kingdom might currently be speeding towards the type of apocalyptic drama we’re all so obsessed with.

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World

Huge Protests Are Lighting Up Europe Right Now And This Is Why

4 min read

There's dissatisfaction in the air across Europe and the momentum has only grown, as disenchanted locals join hundreds of thousands marching across the continent.

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World

Italy To Pay Damages To Amanda Knox After Unfair Murder Trial

2 min read

Amanda Knox, who spent years in an Italian jail for the murder of fellow student Meredith Kercher, a crime she was eventually cleared of, did not receive a fair trial for a related charge.

Politics

Politics

Brexit Could Make Your London Holiday More Expensive

5 min read

The Brexit process might bring down the British PM, but what does Britain leaving the EU mean for Australia?

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Updated

'A Defeat Of Historic Proportions': May's Brexit Deal Rejected By Resounding Vote

2 min read

Theresa May's Brexit deal has been officially rejected by the British parliament during a long-awaited 'meaningful vote'.

World

World

'Zero Progress': The Beef Between Ukraine And Russia Just Got Fiercer

5 min read

After four years of deadly conflict, there's no end in sight as the EU's sanctions against Russia are extended.

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World

Brexit: Andy Serkis Promotes Precioussss People's Vote With Theresa May Parody

1 min read

The push for a fresh vote on Brexit has been given a 'terrifying' voice by actor Andy Serkis in the guise of British Prime Minister Theresa May AND Gollum from Lord of the Rings.

World

World

Brexit: British Government Found In Contempt For First Time Ever

2 min read

Prime Minister Theresa May suffered embarrassing blows on Tuesday at the start of five days of debate over her plans to leave the European Union that could determine the future of Brexit and the fate of her government.

World

World

Who Actually Wants Brexit, Anyway?

5 min read

The divorce between the United Kingdom and the European Union has to be one of the messiest in history.

World

World

Brexit Explained -- Who, What, When, Where

4 min read

Blimey, so much has happened in British politics in the last week.

Politics

Politics

British PM Theresa May Tries To Sell Brexit Deal To Ministers

3 min read

Prime Minister Theresa May will try to convince senior ministers on Wednesday to accept a draft European Union divorce deal that opponents say threatens both her government and the unity of the United Kingdom.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Explosives In New York And Saudi Prince On Khashoggi

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

World

World

YouTube Warns 'Meme Law' Will End The Internet As We Know It

2 min read

YouTube has come out in strong criticism of a controversial reform in the European Parliament that could make it impossible to post memes, parodies or even make music.

World

World

'Bollocks To Brexit': 700,000 March In London For Second EU Vote

2 min read

Around 700,000 people have taken to the streets of London demanding a second public vote over the British government's decision to leave the European Union.

World

World

Brexit: What The Devil Is Going On?

7 min read

The resignations and the rage. How the greatest shambles in European Union history unfolded.

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World

Trump Calls Germany A 'Captive' Of Russia

1 min read

He also called for increased military spending from NATO members.