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MICHAEL WHITE discusses U-turns from the PM and Boris Johnson as they try to keep a lid on the Brexit betrayal chaos

A panicky Boris Johnson has urged Tory backbenchers to calm down over talk of a snap election.

Nigel Farage’s market value as a speaker would appear to be plummeting as rapidly as UKIP’s standing in the polls.

Former Labour heavyweight David Miliband has joined a cross-party bid to take on the Brexiteers.

Splits in the cabinet over Brexit are simply the latest manifestations of a divide that has paralysed the Conservatives – and the country – for decades. STEVE RICHARDS reports

Mandrake challenges the Today presenter John Humphrys to declare the income and hospitality he receives from the Daily Mail editor Paul Dacre

Israel is hated beyond reason by the Left because the Left craves an enemy whose evil is as great as their imagined capacity for good

An army of Russian internet bots mounted a social media campaign backing Labour in the weeks before last year’s election, it has been claimed.

The Conservatives have burned away some of their traditional supporters in their pursuit of Brexit, and are heading towards a reckoning in the capital of Remain.

In this week’s diary column, Hitler’s ghost comes back to haunt the Daily Mail and Mandrake wonders how rehearsals are going for Brexit opponents.

Two contrasting images are likely to define the exact moment when Britain leaves the European Union at 11pm on March 29, 2019 – one year from now.

In a one-year period since he was appointed foreign secretary, Boris Johnson has managed to rack up a £150,000 travel bill for taxpayers, covering just shy of 180,000 miles.

Tony Blair’s latest Brexit intervention takes aim at the government and Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour – read it in full here

Vince Cable was not “insulting 17.4 million voters” when he said that nostalgia played a part in the referendum result; he was telling the truth, argues Sarah Thomas.

Alan Quinn argues that the Conservatives are putting party before country on Brexit, jobs and manufacturing.

The Trade Secretary who travelled all that way for a packet of crisps.

Mild-mannered former prime minister Sir John Major has launched a brutal, blue-on-blue, Brexit broadside on Theresa May.

MICHAEL WHITE on those ludicrous spy stories . . . and why Labour’s leader must come in from the cold over Brexit.

DICK TAVERNE was deselected as an MP over his pro-Europe views in the 1970s. He has some advice to those on both sides of the House now facing similar threats.

Readers are calling on Jeremy Corbyn to hold Labour’s own EU referendum and to act on party members’ wishes.

MICHAEL WHITE on whether a tapestry is all we get from Le President.

With Nigel Farage and Boris Johnson conceding Brexit is no longer inevitable, politics are catching up with reality, says Andrew Adonis, and we need allies.

Nearly 50 Labour MPs backed calls for the UK to stay in the single market and customs union after Brexit last night.

BONNIE GREER gives her diagnosis of Donald J. Trump

The UK’s entry into Europe was as much the result of French politics as it was British, argues OLIVIER DUHAMEL. And it was his own father who ensured that it happened.

Anthea McDowell writes that she is feeling more hopeful about the next 12 months in politics compared to this time last year.

Theresa May believes EU negotiations are “not about a hard or soft Brexit”.

The public want a second referendum after the Government botched the first round of Brexit negotiations, according to a new poll.

From losing seven attempts at becoming an MP to computer illiteracy - these are the 48 things you should know about the former UKIP leader.

The Government has been thrown into chaos after a double whammy of a Brexit bombshell and the first casualty of the sex list scandal.

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ANTI-BREXIT EVENTS

Grassroots anti-Brexit campaigners are increasing the pressure on politicians ahead of a series of important votes this year. Here is a list of the events organised across Britain in the coming weeks and months.

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