Joint meeting of India’s Permenant Representative Syed Akbaruddin and UK’s envoy with UNGA and UNSC Presidents in few minutes from now amidst stalemate over ICJ elections. Meeting to find a way to end this deadlock between India and UK
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HMS Somerset shadowed a Russian naval destroyer through the Moray Firth this weekend
Stockholm not through to the next round of voting for which European city gets the European Medicines Agency post-Brexit
EU27 deciding who gets to rehouse two key EU agencies after Brexit, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and the European Banking Authority (EBA). Germany has two cities in the running - Bonn and Frankfurt
Crown Prosecution Service tells "..hearing on 4 Dec in VijayMallya extradition case is likely to last 8 days. The judge may make a decision at the conclusion of hearing. Following judgement both sides can apply to the High Court for permission to appeal."
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Crown Prosecution Service (CPS), London tells, "Prison conditions (in India) is an issue raised by VijayMallya. He is claiming that it would violate his Article 3 ECHR rights (inhumane conditions). That view is contested and it will be for the court to decide."
West Midlands Police says detectives investigating the murder of 56-year-old Anthony Nicholls who died after an industrial firework was ignited in his Tile Cross home have arrested two more people
Taxi driver Endris Mohammed who murdered his two young children by smothering them at their home has been jailed for at least 33 years
European Union's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier says the EU is readying a "most ambitious" trade deal if the UK meets Brexit conditions
Barnier: future of Europe is more important than Brexit
Barnier: future partnership should not only be based on trade but also security and defence, in none of these fields will the EU wait for the UK we [EU] must continue to advance
Barnier: UK's reply to this will be very important because it will shape the discussion of future relationship also shape condition for ratification for that partnership in many national parliaments and EP
Barnier: we need to ensure a level playing field between UK and EU, this will not be easydoes UK want to stay close to European model or gradually move away from it?
Barnier: the legal consequence of Brexit is that UK financial providers lose their financial passport
Vijay Mallya appeared in London's Westminster Court today. Mallya's side argued that he fears for his life in India, now prosecution is preparing a submission by the Indian government outlining the security measures that will be in place for him
Barnier: the EU does not want to punish the UK, it simply was the logical consequences of the UK wanting to take back control Brexit means Brexit everywhere
Barnier: The same people who argue for setting the UK free also argue for remaining in some EU agencies but freedom implies responsibility for building new UK adminsitrative capacity
Barnier: What is unclear is what rules will apply in Northern Ireland after Brexit, I expect the UK as co-gurantors of Good Friday Agreement to come up with proposals
"I expect the UK to come forward with proposals on Northern Ireland," says @MichelBarnier. "Those who wanted Brexit must offer solutions."
Dorset Police says two men aged 19 and 49 and a 71-year-old woman who were arrested in connection with the disappearance of 19-year-old Gaia Pope have been released from investigation without further action
Barnier: First we need to agree on UK's orderly withdrawal, we owe settling accounts accuratley to taxpayers. On island of Ireland we need to preserve stability and avoid hard border
"The no deal is not our scenario, even though we will be ready for it," says @MichelBarnier on Brexit
: "Brexit could prove to be a turning point in the European project." 2016 "could become the moment when the EU realised it will have to stand up for itself."
Post-Brexit border checks could add 1.5 billion pounds to UK aerospace costs
Research reveals 400k tweets on Scottish independence have links to Russia.
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"This Government could collapse at any moment": @JonAshworth says when asked what Labour being a 'government-in-waiting' means
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Britain to submit 'Brexit bill' proposal before December EU meeting
"I make a complete rule never to be rude about my colleagues" Tory MP @S_Hammond says when asked about @BorisJohnson
"A pretty silly headline": @S_Hammond's reaction to being called a "Brexit mutineer" by a newspaper
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Manchester Mayor @AndyBurnhamGM says he's worried about a "London-centric approach to Brexit", with no thought of the UK's regions