John McDonnell not ruling out single market membership

John McDonnell not ruling out single market membership

Labour has not ruled out continued membership of the EU single market, John McDonnell has said, as he sought to play down divisions over Brexit. Everyone wanted tariff-free access to EU markets, the shadow chancellor said. But there was a debate on-going within the Labour Party about whether the best option was continued membership or […]

Canada’s Supreme Court halts seismic testing near Inuit hamlet

Canada’s Supreme Court halts seismic testing near Inuit hamlet

Image copyright Greenpeace Image caption Clyde River residents hold up anti-seismic blasting signs on the bow of the Arctic Sunrise, during a ship tour A tiny Inuit hamlet in Canada’s northern territory of Nunavut has won a landmark indigenous consultation case in Canada’s top court. The Supreme Court ruled that oil and gas exploration near […]

Is Trump right that US has highest taxes?

Is Trump right that US has highest taxes?

The claim: The US has the highest taxes in the world. Reality Check verdict: The total amount of tax raised by the United States as a proportion of the size of its economy is not the highest in the world. It also does not have the highest rates of taxes on households. By one measure, […]

Canada revokes Helmut Oberlander’s citizenship for the fourth time

Canada revokes Helmut Oberlander’s citizenship for the fourth time

Image copyright Courtesy CIJA Image caption Groups such as the Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs want Helmut Oberlander’s citizenship revoked Canada has revoked the citizenship for the fourth time of a 93-year-old man who has admitted to being a former Nazi death squad member. Helmut Oberlander says he was forced to act as a […]

Justine Damond death: Woman ‘slapped police car’

Justine Damond death: Woman ‘slapped police car’

Image copyright Getty Images Investigators say that before Justine Damond was shot to death by a Minneapolis police officer, a woman “slapped” the back of his patrol car. The search warrant issued by the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) does not say if that woman was the Australian yoga teacher. The document may shed […]

Trump: Transgender people ‘can’t serve’ in US military

Trump: Transgender people ‘can’t serve’ in US military

Image copyright EPA US President Donald Trump says transgender people cannot serve in “any capacity” in the military. He tweeted that he had consulted with military experts and cited “tremendous medical costs and disruption”. The Obama administration decided last year to allow transgender people to serve openly in the military. But in June, Defence Secretary […]

Russia sanctions: EU vows to retaliate over US measures

Russia sanctions: EU vows to retaliate over US measures

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The bill would mean US sanctions for European firms involved in Nord Stream 2 – a Baltic gas pipeline The European Union has expressed concern about US plans to impose fresh sanctions on Russia, amid concern they could hurt energy companies. The EU Commission sounded the alarm after the […]

For His Fans After Cancelling ‘Purpose’Tour – Hollywood Life

For His Fans After Cancelling ‘Purpose’Tour – Hollywood Life

Forever and always, JB! Looks like Justin Bieber’s sending a subtle message to his fans on Instagram after cancelling the rest of his ‘Purpose World Tour.’ See it here! Justin Bieber, 23, posted a cryptic photo on Instagram just one day after cancelling the rest of his Purpose World Tour on July 24. He posted a […]