Backlash at Boris’ vaccine passport plan: PM faces LOSING a crunch vote

Boris Johnson faces the biggest challenge of his premiership to date if he tries to ram through controversial plans for vaccine passports that have incensed MPs of all parties.  The Prime Minister is on a collision course with more than 70 backbenchers who have signed a pledge railing against the ‘divisive and discriminatory’ certification scheme. Forty-one … Read more

Boris Johnson faces Tory revolt on crunch vote TODAY on extending Covid powers until SEPTEMBER

Boris Johnson will face the wrath of his own lockdown-sceptic backbenchers today as he pushes through an extension of lockdown laws until the autumn. A hardcore of Conservative MPs is expected to rebel against Government plans to extend emergency powers to the end of September, despite the lockdown officially ending in June.  Politicians in the … Read more

Rishi splashes the Covid cash AGAIN in crunch Budget

Rishi Sunak will splash the Covid cash again today vowing to use ‘full fiscal firepower’ to help the recovery – with furlough set to last until October. In a crucial Budget that could set the country’s path for years to come, the Chancellor will go big by extending the £53billion scheme for an extra five … Read more

Matthew McConaughey shown in flat form in Doritos 3D Crunch commercial for Super Bowl

Matthew McConaughey shown in flat form in Doritos 3D Crunch commercial for Super Bowl By Adam S. Levy For Published: 23:27 GMT, 2 February 2021 | Updated: 23:30 GMT, 2 February 2021 Matthew McConaughey is seen in flat form in a Doritos 3D Crunch commercial made to air during Sunday’s Super Bowl. In the … Read more

Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher will co-star in a Cheetos Crunch Pop Mix Super Bowl commercial

Say cheese! Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher are starring in a Cheetos Crunch Pop Mix commercial that will air during the Super Bowl By Heidi Parker For Published: 16:50 GMT, 19 January 2021 | Updated: 16:50 GMT, 19 January 2021 Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher are starring in a Super Bowl commercial. The celebrity … Read more

Crunch Brexit vote in five days: MPs to return to back historic Brexit deal on December 30

MPs have cut their Christmas holidays short by more than a week to gather for a crunch vote on Britain’s new Brexit deal on December 30. Yesterday Mr Johnson presented his ‘Brexit gift’ to Britain in a Christmas video message, as his deal was last night given a double boost with a tentative welcome from … Read more

Covid-19 chaos could still trigger a No Deal gamble as Brexit talks reach crunch stage

As A New Year looms, it is hard not to be pessimistic about what 2021 may hold.  Hundreds of thousands more job losses, companies going bust, factories ground to a standstill, chaos at Channel ports, no ski trips to the Alps and little point in booking a springtime city break in Europe. And on top … Read more

EU ‘will push the button’ on no deal contingency plans at crunch summit

What are the sticking points in Brexit talks?  FISHING The UK has insisted that it will take back control of its coastal waters from the end of the transition period. But the EU was demanding its fleets maintain previous levels of access – with Emmanuel Macron under particular pressure from the French fishing industry.    … Read more

Brexit: EU serve Boris Johnson a seafood-dominated dinner of scallops and turbot during crunch talks

Boris Johnson and the European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen have agreed that a ‘firm decision’ about the future of Brexit negotiations should be made by Sunday. As the clock ticks towards the deadline for agreement on a trade deal, here is a look at the key moments in the saga: January 23, 2013 … Read more