The paper says Mrs May’s best hope is that the DUP can be brought back on board by an accommodation with the Irish government and the EU on the issue – and the group of hard-line Brexiteers, the ERG, can then also be persuaded to back the revised deal.
As a consequence, he is now considering abandoning his plans to step down this summer. They say he disapproves of attempts to bully him into toeing the government line and is thinking of exercising his right to stay on until the end of this Parliament.
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Items recovered by police divers were examined by forensic experts No human remains have been found in the search of a canal for a schoolgirl who disappeared 60 years ago, police have said. Police divers had been searching Monkland Canal in Coatbridge, North Lanarkshire, in an effort to locate […]
Image copyright Google Five people have been killed in a helicopter crash in north Wales. A massive air and land search was launched on Wednesday afternoon after the aircraft vanished en route from Luton to Dublin. Supt Gareth Evans of North Wales Police said on Thursday the crash site was in the Rhinog mountains between […]
Ghana’s TV and film industry, known as Ghallywood, was once the pride of Africa but has now fallen on hard times. Now ‘Kumawood’ has taken its place. The new industry, which churns out films and TV programmes in a hurry, has revived Ghana’s creative industry. BBC What’s New reporter Ben Hunte met Maama Serwaa, one […]