EU welcomes Liz Truss following her Tory leadership triumph

EU welcomes Liz Truss following her Tory leadership triumph… but vows to stand firm over Northern Ireland Ursula von der Leyen will not compromise on the Northern Ireland protocol Emmanuel Macron said: ‘We are ready to work together as allies and friends’ Latvian premier Krisjanis Karins said he values the UK’s stance on Ukraine By … Read more

Anthony Albanese fires up at his trip to Ukraine being compared with Scott Morrison:

Anthony Albanese has blasted critics who have questioned his series of overseas trips after he was branded ‘Airbus Albo’ for spending one-third of his time in power overseas since winning the election. He returned on Monday from a nine-day trip to Europe where he was invited to the NATO summit followed by meetings with French President … Read more

‘I wanted to go play ice hockey’: Putin dismissive with Macron in footage talks before invasion  

Vladimir Putin told Emmanuel Macron that he would rather play ice hockey than meet Joe Biden in a last-ditch call to avert the invasion of Ukraine in February. The flippant remark came on February 20 at the end of call which saw the French leader made what turned out to be a fruitless attempt to stop … Read more

Macron tells Ukraine to negotiate with Putin days after saying Russia should ‘not be humiliated’ 

Macron tells Ukraine it will have to negotiate with Putin to end the war days after angering Kyiv by suggesting Russia should ‘not be humiliated’ Emmanuel Macron said in Romania Ukraine ‘will have to negotiate’ with Russia He said he will ‘do everything to stop Russia’ as he pushes for peace talks Macron has been … Read more

Macron sends the Queen a ‘well-behaved’ horse named Fabulous as gift to mark Platinum Jubilee 

The Queen will today receive a cavalry horse named Fabulous as a Platinum Jubilee present from French President Emmanuel Macron. The seven-year-old grey thoroughbred gelding, whose full name is Fabuleux de Maucourt, travelled across the English Channel from Paris, to become the permanent property of Elizabeth II this week.  He is expected to be handed … Read more

Biden says he tried to call Macron but he was ‘having a good time at the Eiffel Tower’

President Joe Biden said on Monday that he feels good about Emmanuel Macron‘s victory in the French presidential election and that he tried to call him but Macron was too busy ‘having a good time’ at the Eiffel Tower to talk.  ‘I feel good about the French election,’ Biden told reporters at Joint Base Andrews … Read more

Marine Le Pen and her father accused of embezzling more than £500,000 from the EU days before vote

Marine Le Pen’s presidency election hopes dealt a blow as she and her father are accused of embezzling more than £500,000 from the EU a week before she goes head-to-head with Emmanuel Macron National Rally candidate embroiled in fraud enquiry just days before run-off vote Marine Le Pen and father Jean-Marie accused of embezzling over … Read more

Emmanuel Macron’s rivals mock his summit failure

Emmanuel Macron’s rivals mock his summit failure after his efforts to avoid war in Ukraine proved fruitless Emmanuel Macron was last night mocked by his political rival, Marine Le Pen  She ridiculed him over claiming he’d secured a potential negotiation with Putin  Jean-Luc Melenchon also slammed Macron’s ‘dismal record in this whole affair’ By James … Read more

Melania Trump insists a ‘third party’ bought her $170,000 NFT after paper trail raises questions

Melania Trump ‘sold her own’ $170,000 NFT to HERSELF: Former first lady insists a ‘third party’ bought her watercolor eyes despite transactions suggesting she paid for it herself Buyer of Melania Trump’s NFT used a cryptocurrency wallet that received funding from a second wallet, which in turn was funded by the seller Sleuths said it … Read more

French ski resorts face ‘economic disaster’ after Macron banned UK tourists

French ski resort owners have told how they are facing ‘economic disaster’ after Emmanuel Macron decided to ban British tourists from entering the country.  Macron said the move- which takes effect Saturday – will slow the spread of Omicron, but with the variant already widespread and making up a larger proportion of French cases than … Read more

Emmanuel Macron accuses Boris Johnson of ‘dragging out’ post-Brexit fishing row

Emmanuel Macron accuses Boris Johnson of ‘dragging out’ post-Brexit fishing row to divert attention from domestic woes Macron told aides PM is trying to ‘entrap’ the EU ‘in a Franco-British problem’ Details of the rant emerged as talks in Paris yesterday failed to resolve the issue France threatening sanctions over accusations Britain is withholding licences … Read more

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos pledges £732m to help reforestation in Africa after chat with Prince Charles 

Amazon tycoon Jeff Bezos pledges £732m to help reforestation in Africa after chat with Prince Charles about the importance of trees Prince Charles played a key role in getting Jeff Bezos to pledge £732million Amazon founder is matching a past contribution for land restoration in Africa  The Great Green Wall initiative will plant 20m trees across … Read more