Blair: majority soon in parliament for new Brexit referendum – Politics live

Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments, as Tory backbench anger simmers after EU warns deal ‘not open for negotiation’

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Labour must prepare itself now for a second referendum

A people’s vote will be painful and dangerous. But Labour should be ready – and avoid the mistakes of the 2016 campaign

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Trump would reconsider TPP trade pact on ‘better’ terms – business live

As tensions over Syria ease, trade developments and US bank earnings are in focus. European stock markets, oil prices, sterling and the dollar are all up.

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As one EU crisis is fixed in Germany, another opens in Italy

While the Germans have a government at last, Italy’s right turn will add to the EU’s problems

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Donald Trump says US could re-enter Paris climate deal

In ITV interview US president also says he would take tougher stand on Brexit than Theresa May

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The Guardian view on the power of heresy

An idea whose time has come: Over the holiday season the Guardian is examining themes that have emerged to give shape to 2018. Today we look at the humanity of departing from dogma

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May can berate Putin. But Brexit is his dream policy

As the Russian leader tries to diminish Europe, he finds ideologues such as Boris Johnson are doing the job for him

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Ireland on the edge of turmoil just as a steady hand is needed most

Fianna Fáil’s threat to coalition’s future could weaken Ireland’s position as it goes into a critical phase of Brexit negotiations.

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EU rules British cities cannot be capitals of culture

Decision dashes hopes of cities such as Dundee and Leeds, which were preparing bids costing hundreds of thousands of pounds

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The Guardian view on unlocking Brexit: easier than it looks

There is a ready compromise available, as long as cabinet hardliners refrain from deliberate sabotage

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