Post-Brexit talks: UK prepared to walk away in June if no progress

Trade talks: What do the UK and EU want? EU warns UK over goods checks between NI and GB Brexit: What is a level playing field? “The UK says that it wants Canada. But the problem with that is that the UK is not Canada,” Mr Barnier told an event at the European Parliament on […]

Coronavirus: EU settlement applicants warned to expect delays

What changes for EU citizens in the UK after Brexit? Vulnerable ‘struggle with EU settlement scheme’ Advice for applicants will continue to be available online, whilst they will be able to get replies via email with a “call back function when required”.

Brexit was the best thing for the UK, says Adar Poonawalla

Two years ago, Adar Poonawalla failed in a bid to turn London’s historic Grosvenor House Hotel into his family’s second home. Now he’s on the lookout for a consolation prize, courtesy of Britain’s exit from the European Union. Poonawalla, whose father Cyrus founded Asia’s largest vaccine maker and is India’s seventh-richest man, wants to take […]

Poland Likely to Evade EU Sanctions With Support of Hungary, UK, Czech Republic

On June 15, the Polish Senate also adopted two controversial bills, which now should be handed to the Polish President Andrzej Duda for signing. The first bill stipulates the amendments to the law on the National Council of the Judiciary, according to which the members of the council will be appointed by the parliament. The second bill will expand the powers of the justice […]

Keir Starmer had no enemies. Can he keep it that way?

And with politics-as-usual on hold as the world wrestles with Covid-19 and its consequences – which have already swept decades-long orthodoxies in their wake – she adds: “He’s a serious grownup politician. I think he’s the right person at the right time.”

Developing countries brace for bigger blow than 2008 crisis

Coronavirus: Timeline of the global spread of COVID-19 Pneumonia-like virus hits Wuhan On December 31, 2019, China notifies the World Health Organization of a string of respiratory infections in the city of Wuhan, home to some 11 million people. The root virus is unknown and disease experts around the world begin working to identify it. […]

Good news from Slovakia: STU printed respirators from special material

Related articleGood news from Slovakia: STU and Matador work on a lung ventilator prototype Read more What is innovative though is the material. The nanocomposite was chosen due to its ability to eliminate various moulds, bacteria, microorganisms and viruses. It is patented, proven and highly efficient material with a FDA certificate issued by the US Food […]