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  • Eurozone chief faces fury over insults

    PORTUGAL’S Socialist prime minister demanded the resignation of Euro-group president Jeroen Dijsselbloem yesterday after he insulted the EU’s southern member states.

    Antonio Costa said it was “absolutely unacceptable for him to stay in his post.”

    In an...

    Thursday 23rd Mar 2017

    posted by James Tweedie in World

  • Poland: Warsaw will oppose shift to multi-speed EU

    POLAND will fight the idea of a multi-speed European Union at the bloc’s forthcoming anniversary summit, the ruling conservative party’s leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski declared yesterday.

    Leaders from France, Germany, Spain and Italy called earlier this month for groups of...

    Tuesday 21st Mar 2017

    posted by in World

  • Article 50 letter will be posted on March 29

    ARTICLE 50 will be invoked next Wednesday to trigger EU withdrawal talks, Downing Street confirmed yesterday.

    Prime Minister Theresa May’s letter officially notifying the European Council of Britain’s intention to quit will start a two-year negotiation process expected to...

    Tuesday 21st Mar 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • ‘Not all of the SNP wants to remain’

    NEITHER London nor Brussels was the rallying cry for one section of SNP supporters at the weekend.

    Gerry Fisher told the Star that not all SNP members and supporters agree that Scotland should remain in the bloc despite the party leadership using Brexit as a the pretext to call a...

    Monday 20th Mar 2017

    posted by Zoe Streatfield in Britain

  • The SNP and class politics

    THIS paper has a proud history of advocating the national and democratic rights of the Scottish and Welsh people.

    In a multinational state, a degree of national autonomy is vital for any people wishing to express their own distinctive culture and identity. As nations, Scotland and...

    Monday 20th Mar 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • Ireland: Sinn Fein calls for EU ban on scandal-struck Brazilian meat

    IRISH Republicans voiced their beef with Brazil yesterday over imports of rotten meat.

    Sinn Fein Dail member Martin Kenny demanded a Europewide ban on beef imports in the wake of the Operation Weak Flesh police swoop in Brazil on Saturday, which found dozens of meatpacking firms were...

    Monday 20th Mar 2017

    posted by Morning Star in World

  • Labour fights for EU citizens’ rights as Article 50 becomes law

    THE Queen signed the Article 50 Bill into law yesterday, giving Prime Minister Theresa May the power to start Brexit negotiations.

    Tory MPs cheered as Commons Speaker John Bercow announced that the European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) had received royal assent.


    Friday 17th Mar 2017

    posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain

  • Netherlands: EU neoliberals hail Rutte win

    RIGHT-WING Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte celebrated victory yesterday over far-right Islamophobe Geert Wilders’s Freedom Party, receiving acclamation from neoliberal politicians across the EU.

    Their congratulations had more to do with Mr Rutte having defeated Mr Wilders’s...

    Friday 17th Mar 2017

    posted by Morning Star in World

  • Rutte talks tough as Dutch go to the polls

    Row between Erdogan and Netherlands grows

    Wednesday 15th Mar 2017

    posted by James Tweedie in World

  • Scargill: Scots must abide by Leave vote

    Former miners’ leader hits out at second referendum call

    Wednesday 15th Mar 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain