1. Brexit: Tusk berates Boris Johnson as UK says chances of deal are slim  Stuff.co.nz
  2. Scottish court rejects bid to force Boris Johnson into asking for Brexit delay  Newshub
  3. Brexit: Deal essentially impossible, No 10 source says after PM-Merkel call  BBC News
  4. Brexit explained: What is the single market? A simple guide  Express.co.uk
  5. Memo from 'No 10 contact' seen as fresh play in blame game  The Guardian
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Brexit talks appear to have broken down entirely as European Council President accuses British PM of "stupid blame game."Brexit talks appear to have broken down entirely as European Council President accuses British PM of "stupid blame game."

The source says Germany's Angela Merkel was highly pessimistic in a call with Boris Johnson, but the EU's top official hits back.The source says Germany's Angela Merkel was highly pessimistic in a call with Boris Johnson, but the EU's top official hits back.

Brexit: Deal essentially impossible, No 10 source says after PM-Merkel call - BBC News

Michael Gove today ramped up the government's preparations for a No Deal Brexit as the chances of an agreement being struck between Britain and the EU appeared to collapse.Michael Gove today ramped up the government's preparations for a No Deal Brexit as the chances of an agreement being struck between Britain and the EU appeared to collapse.

Michael Gove ramps up government's No Deal Brexit preparations | Daily Mail Online

European officials accused the British prime minister of launching a new “blame game.”European officials accused the British prime minister of launching a new “blame game.”

Brexit negotiations 'essentially impossible,' British official says - The Washington Post

BREXIT NEGOTIATIONS will continue this week, as Boris Johnson draws ever closer to the October 31 deadline. But amid the chaos, what is the single market? Here is Express.co.uk’s simple guide.BREXIT NEGOTIATIONS will continue this week, as Boris Johnson draws ever closer to the October 31 deadline. But amid the chaos, what is the single market? Here is Express.co.uk’s simple guide.

Brexit explained: What is the single market - A simple guide | Politics | News | Express.co.uk

The EU and the UK do not agree on much when it comes to Brexit, but both sides do acknowledge that time is now fast running out for a deal before next week’s quarterly EU leaders’ summit.The EU and the UK do not agree on much when it comes to Brexit, but both sides do acknowledge that time is now fast running out for a deal before next week’s quarterly EU leaders’ summit.

Deal or no deal? Why time is running out in a crunch week for Brexit

“.@BorisJohnson, what’s at stake is not winning some stupid blame game. At stake is the future of Europe and the UK as well as the security and interests of our people. You don’t want a deal, you don’t want an extension, you don’t want to revoke, quo vadis?”

Donald Tusk on Twitter: ".@BorisJohnson, what’s at stake is not winning some stupid blame game. At stake is the future of Europe and the UK as well as the security and interests of our people. You don’t want a deal, you don’t want an extension, you don’t want to revoke, quo vadis?"

“I am clear that any threat on withdrawing security cooperation with Ireland is unacceptable. This is not in the interest of NI or the Union.”

Julian Smith MP on Twitter: "I am clear that any threat on withdrawing security cooperation with Ireland is unacceptable. This is not in the interest of NI or the Union."

“The UK government’s attempt to shift the blame for the Brexit fiasco to anyone but themselves - today it’s Merkel - is pathetically transparent.”

Nicola Sturgeon on Twitter: "The UK government’s attempt to shift the blame for the Brexit fiasco to anyone but themselves - today it’s Merkel - is pathetically transparent."

“Hard to disagree - reflects the frustration across EU and the enormity of what’s at stake for us all. We remain open to finalize a fair #Brexit deal but need a UK Govt willing to work with EU to get it done. https://t.co/5tUvb6m2K4”

Simon Coveney on Twitter: "Hard to disagree - reflects the frustration across EU and the enormity of what’s at stake for us all. We remain open to finalize a fair #Brexit deal but need a UK Govt willing to work with EU to get it done.… https://t.co/Vhj7zHl5ed"

BORIS Johnson has defeated Round One of a legal bid to have him arrested if he refuses to delay Brexit. Pro-EU campaigners brought a challenge to the Scottish courts over what happens if no exit de…

Boris Johnson defeats first round of legal bid to have him arrested if he refuses to delay Brexit – The Sun

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Boris Johnson is planning to spend as much on public services as Jeremy Corbyn promised at the last election and cannot afford the tax cuts he pledged in the Tory leadership campaign, a think tank has warned.The prime minister’s proposed spending spree would mean Sajid Javid, the chancellor, overshBoris Johnson is planning to spend as much on public services as Jeremy Corbyn promised at the last election and cannot afford the tax cuts he pledged in the Tory leadership campaign, a think tank...

Boris Johnson’s spending spree threatens to leave no cash for tax cuts | News | The Times

Tory leader will reportedly ‘dare’ the monarch to fire him if he loses vote of no confidenceTory leader will reportedly ‘dare’ the monarch to fire him if he loses vote of no confidence

Can the Queen sack Prime Minister Boris Johnson? | The Week UK

With a possible general election looming, Boris Johnson is offering voters an end to austerity with tens of billions of pounds of spending increases and cuts to payroll taxes.With a possible general election looming, Boris Johnson is offering voters an end to austerity with tens of billions of pounds of spending increases and cuts to payroll taxes.

Boris Johnson warned against big tax cuts as UK faces no-deal shock | world news | Hindustan Times

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Hopes for a last minute deal between Britain and the EU are fading and both sides are now preparing for the consequences of an unregulated Brexit, including higher customs duties, long delays and greater uncertainties. There will be plenty of losers, but also some beneficiaries. By DER SPIEGEL StaffHopes for a last minute deal between Britain and the EU are fading and both sides are now preparing for the consequences of an unregulated Brexit, including higher customs duties, long delays and greater uncertainties. There will be plenty of losers, but also some beneficiaries. By DER SPIEGEL Staff

How the UK and EU Are Preparing for Possible Brexit Chaos - SPIEGEL ONLINE

A Scottish court on Monday rejected a legal bid to force Boris Johnson to ask for a Brexit delay if he has not struck a deal with the European Union in less than two weeks' time, saying the British Prime Minister had given assurances he would do so.A Scottish court on Monday rejected a legal bid to force Boris Johnson to ask for a Brexit delay if he has not struck a deal with the European Union in less than two weeks' time, saying the British Prime Minister had given assurances he would do so.

UK court rejects Brexit delay case, saying PM Johnson pledged to abide by law | Article [AMP] | Reuters