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Pound Falls on Lockdown, Brexit Fears

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands The pound fell sharply Tuesday as concerns about a no-deal Brexit and fears over a looming lockdown hurt sentiment. GBP/USD fell 0.95% to $1.2940. The possibility of the UK leaving the EU without a trade deal is a “credible hypothesis,” French foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian reportedly said Tuesday, according to …

Boris Johnson faces Lords fight after giving ground to Brexit rebels

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  By Administrator_India Capital Sands UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces a battle in the House of Lords over his controversial plan to break international law over Brexit despite making concessions to buy off rebels in the House of Commons. Former Tory leader Michael Howard, himself a Brexiter, promised a “rough passage” for the Bill when it reaches the upper chamber …

UK justice secretary Robert Buckland warns he may quit over Brexit plan

UK justice secretary Robert Buckland warns he may quit over Brexit plan

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Justice Secretary Robert Buckland defended the UK government’s plan to break international law by re-writing the Brexit deal, but warned he could quit over the issue if it isn’t adequately resolved by Prime Minister Boris Johnson. “If I see the rule of law being broken in a way I find unacceptable, then of course I will …