Brexit: Spending on UK’s final European elections revealed

Tears and relief as the UK’s MEPs bid goodbye Brexit Party dominates in EU elections The poll saw the Brexit Party and the anti-Brexit Lib Dems gain at the expense of the Conservatives and Labour.

MPs condemn UK cannabis laws after epileptic boy’s medication seized

“When there is growing evidence of the benefits of prescribing medicinal cannabis then it seems extraordinary that we can’t do so,” he said. “The legitimate medical needs of patients are being seen through the prism of drugs legislation from 1971. That can’t be right, sensible or humane.

Barnier’s environmental and labour demands are a sham – Britain should stop trying to negotiate with the EU

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Coronavirus: EU internal borders could stay shut

Coronavirus: The consequences for tourism Cruises a risk factor Repeatedly cruise ships have to be quarantined or prevented from docking. After cancellations in Thailand and Malaysia, the Costa Fortuna (photo) with 2,000 passengers, including 64 Italians, has been allowed to enter the port of Singapore. In Oakland, California, 2,000 passengers and 1,100 crew members of […]

Britain hands in Brexit file as British EU lawmakers say “au revoir”

BRUSSELS, Jan 29 (Reuters) – Britain’s ambassador to the European Union passed documents formalising Brexit to a senior EU official on Wednesday, hours before European lawmakers are due to sign off on a deal that will see Britain finally quit the bloc on Friday.

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UK ministers struggle to keep promise of 100k coronavirus tests by end of April

“The other big problem is that we are competing, not just nationally but internationally for access to these reagents – and competing is a horrible term because we are all trying to help the same people. We’ve got to be very conscious of that in the UK, that we’re not depriving other hubs and other […]

Brexit could damage UK’s fight against corruption, says OECD

Sue Hawley, policy director of the civil society group Corruption Watch, said her organisation had warned of this risk last year, but recent events, including the creation of settlements whereby companies can resolve investigations with a fine and apology, had already damaged the UK’s stance as a country hostile to corrupt money.

Is it time to legalise medical cannabis in the UK?

David Nutt, a former government adviser on drugs, says it is time for a comprehensive shift in policy. “It could – and should – be a turning point,” he says. “His licence is only for 20 days and it must be used in hospital. They will need a new approach to let him out and […]

US, EU, UK Block Russia’s UNGA Resolution on Sanctions Relief Amid COVID-19

“As it is known, our document failed to be adopted by consensus. Ukraine, Georgia, UK, US, and EU prevented it. We regret that a small group of states championing sanctions-based policy appeared unready to respond to the call of the UN Secretary-General and refused to cast aside politicized approaches and interests,” the Russian mission said, […]