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Price of bourbon and Levi’s to soar as EU hits back at US

Its duties target goods worth $3.3bn (£2.5bn) after the United States imposed tariffs on the bloc's steel and aluminium

Javid ‘dragging feet’ on Windrush compensation

The call is being led by the shadow home secretary Diane Abbott on the 70th anniversary of the arrival in the UK of the Empire Windrush ship

Airbus threatens to leave the UK because of uncertainty over Brexit

The company employs 14,000 people directly at several sites including Bristol, Stevenage, Portsmouth and north Wales, but 110,000 jobs are also vulnerable at firms supplying the aircraft maker

Chancellor Philip Hammond: ‘Treasury and I are not enemy of Brexit’

In his Mansion House speech in the City of London, the chancellor said the proposed NHS cash injection would only be "partly funded" by reduced contributions to Brussels and that taxes would have to go up

Labour’s Thornberry calls for bank holiday if England reach World Cup final

Labour's shadow foreign secretary was sacked from a frontbench role by Ed Miliband for a 2014 tweet which appeared to sneer at St George's flags draped on the home of a white van man

Javid admits issue with EU citizens’ iPhone app as details of settlement system revealed

Sajid Javid said officials were working with Apple to rectify the problem, which he said has been caused by the company's technology

Campaigners celebrate as government tables bill to tackle upskirting

Ministers tabled their own version of the Voyeurism (Offences) Bill, which will make it easier to prosecute perpetrators

Minister Greg Hands resigns from government to vote against Heathrow expansion

MPs will vote on expanding the west London airport on Monday, with a third runway something a number of senior Conservatives have actively campaigned against for years

House of Commons spends £2.4m on gagging orders with former staff

A total of 53 non-disclosure agreements (NDAs) were signed between parliamentary officials and former staff at a cost of £2,407,176

EU neglecting rights of British ex-pats, says Sajid Javid

Sajid Javid has called upon EU countries to publish more concrete details on how UK nationals living across the European Union will be able to secure their status after Brexit

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