David Miliband brushes aside outrage from MPs over his seven-figure salary to claim £20,000 pay rise

David Miliband has brushed aside outrage from MPs over his seven-figure salary to collect another big pay rise from an aid charity that is heavily funded by British taxpayers. The former Foreign Secretary was handed a rise of almost $26,000 (nearly £20,000) last year – taking his pay package as president of the International Rescue Committee … Read more

UK agrees to grant full diplomatic status to EU ambassador after lengthy post-Brexit dispute

Britain FINALLY agrees to grant full diplomatic status to the EU’s ambassador in London after fears the post-Brexit row would poison the UK’s relations with Brussels UK and EU agreed Brussels’ ambassador in London will get full diplomatic status Agreement made during meeting between Dominic Raab and EU’s Josep Borrell Agreement should resolve long-running Brexit … Read more

Britain agrees to grant full diplomatic status to EU’s ambassador

Britain FINALLY agrees to grant full diplomatic status to the EU’s ambassador in London after fears the post-Brexit row would poison the UK’s relations with Brussels UK and EU agreed Brussels’ ambassador in London will get full diplomatic status Agreement made during meeting between Dominic Raab and EU’s Josep Borrell Agreement should resolve long-running Brexit … Read more

US and UK launch mutual charm offensive to repair Special Relationship

US and UK launch mutual charm offensive to repair the Special Relationship as Dominic Raab praises ‘bold’ President Joe Biden and US Secretary of State Antony Blinken insists Washington has ‘no closer partner’ than Britain Dominic Raab today met with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken in London The pair held a press conference and … Read more

British forces could be sent to stop countries cutting down rainforests, William Hague says 

British forces could be sent to stop countries cutting down rainforests and drilling for oil, William Hague says Focus of the Armed Forces could switch to guarding the natural environment William Hague says it could include stopping counties cutting down rainforests  He says Britain ‘cannot get away with talking the talk without walking the walk’  … Read more

World’s poorest ‘going hungry because we are not signing off cheques’, furious MPs tell Dominic Raab

Dominic Raab clashed with MPs today as he defended the UK’s decision to slash aid for the world’s poorest by £4billion because of the pandemic.  The Foreign Secretary was told that delays to signing off cash for aid agencies – which should have been done almost a month ago – had left them in a … Read more

Boris Johnson makes top Brexit adviser Lord Frost a Cabinet minister

Boris Johnson makes his top Brexit adviser Lord Frost a Cabinet minister just weeks after dropping plans to make him National Security Adviser Lord Frost is to become a minister in the Cabinet Office, Downing St said Comes weeks after PM axed plans to make him the National Security Adviser Frost is ex-ambassador to Denmark … Read more

Boris Johnson makes his top Brexit adviser Lord Frost a Cabinet minister

Boris Johnson makes his top Brexit adviser Lord Frost a Cabinet minister just weeks after dropping plans to make him National Security Adviser Lord Frost is to become a minister in the Cabinet Office, Downing St said Comes weeks after PM axed plans to make him the National Security Adviser Frost is ex-ambassador to Denmark … Read more

Dominic Raab banded ‘petty’ over status of EU ambassador

Dominic Raab refuses to grant full diplomatic status to EU’s ambassador because he ‘represents an organisation not a country’ UK is refusing to grant diplomatic status to the new EU ambassador in London Foreign Office says Joao Vale de Almeida represents an organisation not state EU has an ambassador for the first time after the … Read more

Dominic Raab defends EU trade deal amid criticism from fishing firms

Dominic Raab insists ministers are trying to fix post-Brexit border ‘teething problems’ as the Scottish fishing industry warns many firms are days from collapse Scottish fishing industry has blamed post-Brexit border checks for long delays Delays at border mean that goods are rotten on arrival when they get to the EU Dominic Raab said Government … Read more

Britain will keep sending aid to China despite pledging to stop the handouts TEN YEARS ago 

Britain will keep sending aid to China despite pledging to stop the handouts TEN YEARS ago World’s second largest economy will still get handouts from British taxpayers China’s communist regime is even preparing to retrieve rocks from the moon Figures show UK aid spending in China rose £12.3million to £67.9million last year By John Stevens … Read more

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab reveals he is self-isolating

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab reveals he is self-isolating after coming into contact with someone who tested positive for coronavirus By James Gant For Mailonline Published: 19:11 GMT, 5 November 2020 | Updated: 19:11 GMT, 5 November 2020 Dominic Raab is self-isolating after coming into contact with someone who tested positive for coronavirus, a spokesman for … Read more