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Brexit fallout limited for Australia but points to jittery global economy, Morrison says

Brexit fallout limited for Australia but points to jittery global economy, Morrison says

Prime Minister Scott Morrison says the “very uncertain and unstable” political situation in Britain over its divorce from Europe underscores growing doubts about the global economy in 2019.

  • by David Wroe

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Theresa May's Brexit failure extends to Britain's political class
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Theresa May's Brexit failure extends to Britain's political class

An economically ruinous 'no deal' Brexit looms for the UK, as its gridlocked politics leave the country more likely to 'choose' an option few actually want.

  • by Nick Miller
'Don't let Britain down': May's plea to MPs poised to kill Brexit deal
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'Don't let Britain down': May's plea to MPs poised to kill Brexit deal

A second referendum would be a 'subversion of democracy', says PM as her Brexit plans face defeat in Parliament.

  • by Nick Miller
UK Conservatives on the brink of imploding over Brexit
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UK Conservatives on the brink of imploding over Brexit

One Tory MP said: "We're heading towards a brick wall at 100 miles an hour and are going to be smashed to smithereens."

  • by Edward Malnick
Everything you need to know about the latest Brexit vote
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Everything you need to know about the latest Brexit vote

Time is running out for British Prime Minister Theresa May to convince her parliamentary colleagues to vote for her Brexit deal. Here's what's at stake.

  • by Nick Miller
EU chief offers to help May in countdown to Brexit vote, within limits
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EU chief offers to help May in countdown to Brexit vote, within limits

The EU Commission president is promising to help British Prime Minister Theresa May but has warned her not to confuse clarification with renegotiation.

  • by Raf Casert
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Tories move away from famous Crosby Textor polling firm
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Tories move away from famous Crosby Textor polling firm

While the Liberal Party in Australia still uses the firm, Sir Lynton Crosby will not longer be running UK campaigns.

  • by Latika Bourke
Whole world against no-deal Brexit, says Japanese PM
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Whole world against no-deal Brexit, says Japanese PM

Shinzo Abe has told his Brirish counterpart, Theresa May, the whole world wants to avoid a no-deal Brexit.

British lawmakers double down on resistance to May's Brexit deal
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British lawmakers double down on resistance to May's Brexit deal

Prime Minister Theresa May brought her little-loved EU divorce agreement back to lawmakers who appear determined to thwart her plans.

  • by Jill Lawless
Australia comes to UK's rescue over plain packaging laws after Brexit
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Australia comes to UK's rescue over plain packaging laws after Brexit

Britain is leaving the EU and calling on its old friends from Down Under to keep up the fight against Big Tobacco.

  • by Latika Bourke
Military called to London Heathrow after drone sighting
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Military called to London Heathrow after drone sighting

Flights have been grounded at Britain's largest airport, London Heathrow, following reports of a drone sighting.

  • by Latika Bourke