Boris optimistic on Brexit deal, EU baulks
The EU being “a bit negative” on renegotiating the Irish backstop because they believe parliament will block a no-deal Brexit, British PM Boris Johnson says.
Italian PM Giuseppe Conte has announced he will step down and accused League party chief Matteo Salvini of orchestrating turmoil to advance his own interests.
British PM Boris Johnson has written to the EU to suggest replacing the backstop with alternative arrangements by the end of a post-Brexit transition period.
US President Donald Trump is keeping up pressure on the Fed and its chair, calling for a full percentage cut in interest rates to enhance the global economy.
Mike Pence has echoed President Donald Trump is urging China to respect Hong Kong’s laws amid mass protest but its mouthpiece tabloid has warned the US off.
The US has further delayed by another 90 days a ban that prohibits American companies from trading with Chinese tech giant Huawei amid the US-China trade war.
Britain’s opposition Labour Party is demanding that parliament be recalled from its summer break to discuss Brexit and avoid a no-deal outcome.
Donald Trump has been offering an optimistic view of the US economy despite recent market doldrums, saying consumers are ‘loaded up with money’.
Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement has pulled back from violent confrontations with police, with a huge peaceful march at the weekend.
Responsibility for the Kabul wedding blast that killed at least 63 people has been claimed by the Islamic State group’s affiliate in Afghanistan.
Britain is facing fuel, food and medicine shortages if it leaves the EU without a deal, UK government documents leaked to the Sunday Times show.
Right-wing and anti-fascist factions have clashed in Portland, Oregon as police struggled to keep the opposing groups apart and 13 people were arrested.
Another pro-democracy rally is underway in Hong Kong as protesters gather under a downpour.
An emotional ceremony has been held on the anniversary of the 2017 Barcelona terror attacks to remember the 16 victims, including Australian boy Julian Cadman.
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