News World McDonnell: new Brexit referendum should not include remain option

McDonnell: new Brexit referendum should not include remain option

A fresh Brexit referendum should be only about a departure deal and should not include the option of staying in the EU, Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell has indicated, in comments likely to dismay Labour members pushing for a so-called people’s vote.

Top Stories

British ministers prepare for social lockdown in northern UK, London

The British government is planning to enforce a total social lockdown across a majority of northern Britain and potentially London, to combat a second...

First migrant in Greek camp dies of COVID-19 since the pandemic

A male migrant died of COVID-19 late on Sunday, the first reported death of an asylum seeker since the pandemic broke out in Greece in late...

Greece calls on Turkey to condemn flag incident in Kastellorizo

Greece has called on Turkey to condemn and investigate what it said was an insult to its national flag on the Greek island of Kastellorizo. Greek...

Wealthy Britons step up citizenship shopping to thwart Brexit

The number of British entrepreneurs looking to "buy" citizenship from countries offering visa-free access to the European Union has risen sharply, investment migration firms...

38 C on Monday, close to 40 C on Tuesday, cooler on Wednesday

The warm air current affecting the island will take temperatures a touch under August levels over the next 48 hours, with 38 C on...

Taste

Sheftalies

Sheftalies, a very tasty dish from the charcoal grill, are minced meat shaped into small sausages and wrapped in “panna” (suet). Panna is a...

Spicy grilled soutzoukakia

Place all ingredients for soutzoukakia in a bowl and mix well, preferably using a food processor, until well combined. Using the mixture, form cigar-shaped...

Souvlakia

Pork souvlaki: Put the meat and all the other ingredients in a bowl (not metal) and mix well. Cover the bowl and keep in...

Pastelli (Carob Toffee)

The nutritional sweet of Pastelli is made with the syrup of carob pods, produced by boiling their pulp until it forms a thick, sticky...