• Theresa May's government edges closer to collapse as DUP threatens to pull the plug

    9 days ago - By Chron

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    The Democratic Unionist Party which props up Theresa May is threatening to pull the plug on their confidence and supply deal with the Conservatives.
    The Northern Irish party is furious with reported plans for Northern Ireland to effectively stay in the customs union and single market during the backstop period.
    This would mean new checks between Northern Ireland and the rest of UK after Brexit - a clear breach of the DUP's red line of new divergence between Northern Ireland and Great Britain.
    The DUP has threatened to vote against the budget, which...
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  • Theresa May's government is on the brink of collapse as DUP threatens to pull the plug

    Theresa May's government is on the brink of collapse as DUP threatens to pull the plug

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    The Democratic Unionist Party which props up Theresa May is threatening to pull the plug on their confidence and supply deal with the Conservatives.
    The Northern Irish party is furious with reported plans for Northern Ireland to effectively stay in stay in the customs union and single market during the backstop period.
    This would mean new checks between Northern Ireland and the rest of UK after Brexit - a clear breach of the DUP's red line of new divergence between Northern Ireland and Great Britain.
    The DUP has threatened to vote against the budget, which in times gone by would bring down...
    Read more ...