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Facebook hires former deputy PM Sir Nick Clegg

Image copyright PA Facebook has hired former deputy prime minister Sir Nick Clegg as head of its global affairs and communications team. The 51-year-old politician was leader of the Liberal Democrats and formed a coalition government with David Cameron and the Conservatives in 2010. Facebook has faced intense scrutiny and the threat of government regulation […]

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Mundell 'concern' over Brexit fish policy

Image copyright Getty Images Scottish Secretary David Mundell has raised concerns with the prime minister over the timing of the UK’s departure from the Common Fisheries Policy. Theresa May has said the Brexit transition period could be extended “for a few months” if needed. A source close to Mr Mundell said he wants “assurances any […]