Politics

Britain prepares for Brexit: ‘Don’t know or don’t care!’ Delay frustrates commoners as Tory and Labour dawdle over deal

Far from The Madding Crowd, the hardy, dependable English character is fraying in the unrelenting glare of Brexit. Not the Scottish, or the Irish so much. Nor the fine English gentlemen in Vauxhall in the British capital, a residential district which is the favourite haunt of MPs and civil servants a stone’s throw from the […]

Politics

Trump heats up yet another global crisis by escalating China trade war

Donald Trump just laid another risky global bet — escalating a trade war with China by imposing additional tariffs on Chinese goods in the midst of ongoing trade talks — and neither he nor anyone else can be sure of what happens next.The sharp escalation could rattle investors and is the latest manifestation of the building superpower conflict […]