French President Emmanuel Macron (right) welcomes Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez to a meeting at the Elysee Palace in Paris on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE

EU elections: France’s Emmanuel Macron and Spain’s Pedro Sanchez meet to discuss top jobs and reject far-right as populists gain ground

  • Results showed wins for Eurosceptic and green parties as the traditional mainstream groups took a hit
  • Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel wants next pick for head of EU Commission decided quickly
Topic |   European Union

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French President Emmanuel Macron (right) welcomes Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez to a meeting at the Elysee Palace in Paris on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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Dominic Raab MP (right), former Brexit secretary, appears on BBC TV’s Andrew Marr Show in London, on Sunday. Photo: BBC handout via Reuters

Try a no-deal Brexit and we’ll stop you, Tory MPs tell top contenders for Theresa May’s position

  • Conservative MPs have warned that they will bring down any prime minister backing a no-deal Brexit
  • The message was delivered as no-deal fans such as Boris Johnson threw their hats into the ring
Topic |   Theresa May

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Dominic Raab MP (right), former Brexit secretary, appears on BBC TV’s Andrew Marr Show in London, on Sunday. Photo: BBC handout via Reuters
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