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As Trump and Putin try to unpick agreements on nuclear weapons that have helped keep the world safe, IAN WALKER looks back at the moment the world first stepped back from the abyss

A no-deal Brexit using WTO rules would be disastrous and Brexiteers claiming otherwise are engaging in make-believe, writes ANDREW ADONIS.

With Theresa May struggling to win over MPs in the House of Commons what are the alternative options?

Former Tory party adviser Barnaby Towns​ picks apart an idea which is gaining currency among many politicians

Northern Ireland could be plunged into darkness following a no-deal Brexit, government officials have warned.

Logic- and despots - might favour other systems, but, as Peter Trudgill explains, traditional units of measurements still endure.

On a week when more reminders of the past left us fearing for the future MICHAEL WHITE asks what would Winnie do?

Steve Bannon has been alarming Europe with his plans for a new populist force. But there's no need to worry, says former UKIP official GAWAIN TOWLER, who knows a thing or two about upsetting liberals

From the actors, to the locations and the inspiration, Europe has always been at the heart of Star Wars, says JAMES OLIVER... even the Nazis.

Last Friday on the Daily Politics I watched a rather smug Peter Bone and Yasmin Alibhai-Brown discussing the mental stresses caused by the Brexit process on Remainers.

With the UK entry in Lisbon this weekend unlikely to go with a boom-bang-a-bang, Roy Delaney investigates the reasons behind Britain's malaise and wonders whether the country can transform its fortunes

The return of exorbitant fees for using your phone abroad is yet another reason we need to think again on Brexit, says NINA DE AYALA PARKER

The old jibe that the EU is undemocratic just doesn't bear up to scrutiny, says MALCOLM TURNER. It is high time this myth was debunked.

MICHAEL WHITE on the negotiation countdown, the Norway model and why we can't just muddle through.

An increasingly ruffled David Davis finally had his department draw up a Brexit impact analysis. And it is nightmarish.

As Hull relinquishes its title as the UK's City of Culture, ANTHONY CLAVANE​ visits and finds a Brexit heartland ​looking to the future - with trepidation.

Did you spot the Canadian angle on the British government's latest Cunning Plan, the one intended to make good Theresa May's pledge to leave the jurisdiction of the European Court of Justice on Brexit Day without doing serious "no deal" harm to the economy?

Brussels is holding out on the government's hopes of continuing membership of the European health insurance scheme post-Brexit.

Are Swedes good for your health? Our culture correspondent on Scandinavian philosophy which - it is claimed - can help you live longer

The European debate is in the grip of a stultifying herd mentality; but there are some maverick voices out there

The Commons Brexit Committee wants the Government to prove how Britain would cope if the Prime Minister fails to get a deal on leaving the EU

There are few ways to relax that are more European than a trip to a spa. But there are also few things more fraught with potential embarrassment. Here, we provide a guide to the etiquette expected

The enduring appeal of the Norse gods and their grandly tragic, absurdly comic, strangely moving tales

What will happen after the EU referendum? Key Brussels negotiator, Guy Verhofstadt is determined not to "go soft" on Britain when Brexit talks begin

2016 will go down as a year of political shocks, the horror of Aleppo and England's Euro 2016 football failure, but there were a few glimpses of hope. Month-by-month we look back on an eventful year

Brexit power 100: influential figures from the worlds of politics, the media, entertainment, finance and football, and from all sides of the debate

The Norway model - of life outside the EU - is one that excites many Brexiteers, and comforts many Remainers. But here, Anne Elizabeth Stie and Jarle Trondal, two of the country's leading political experts, explain why the Nordic nation is on a path that may satisfy neither side - one that relegates its politicians to lobbyists and puts the bureaucrats in control.

As an ardent Remainer, I was convinced, like the pollsters, pundits and bookies, the vote was in the bag. All residual traces of flat-Earthism had surely been erased four years ago when the London Olympics confirmed that a modern, vibrant, outward-looking, post-cool Britannia was here to stay. Danny Boyle's brilliant opening ceremony was unashamedly patriotic - the patriotism of Shakespeare, the industrial revolution, the NHS, the Beatles and, well, Mr Bean - but also, like the Games themselves, an ebullient hymn to an open, progressive, inclusive multi-racial society entirely at ease with itself.

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