Saturday, April 20, 2019
European Union leaders gave Britain six more months to leave the bloc, more than Prime Minister Theresa May says she needs but less than many in the bloc wanted, thanks to fierce resistance from France. The summit deal in Brussels...
The British government is considering its next moves on Brexit after the parliament speaker derailed its plans for a third vote on the EU withdrawal deal. House of Commons Speaker John Bercow said Theresa May's Brexit deal could not be...
Britain will confront head-on the threat of a no-deal Brexit in a parliamentary vote with huge ramifications for Prime Minister Theresa May. On Wednesday, members of Parliament will decide whether to tear the country out of the European Union with...
British Prime Minister Theresa May has "secured legally-binding changes to the Brexit deal", Cabinet Minister David Lidington announced on Monday evening from London, as May met with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Strasbourg. May made an eleventh-hour dash to...
The U.K. economy buckled under the strain of Brexit uncertainty in the fourth quarter. Gross domestic product increased a smaller-than-forecast 0.2 percent, compared with 0.6 percent in the third quarter. December alone saw the economy shrink by 0.4 percent, the...
Theresa May will return to Brussels later to press EU leaders for legally binding changes to the Brexit deal. The PM will insist the UK will not be "trapped" in the backstop - the plan to avoid the return of...
As MPs continue to battle over Brexit, the Queen has extolled the virtues "respecting different points of view" and "coming together to seek out the common ground". Her Majesty returned to the theme of her Chirstmas day message in a speech...
The U.K. Parliament is moving closer to a plan to delay Brexit in order to stop the country dropping out of the European Union with no deal and avoid the risk of an economically damaging divorce. The main opposition Labour...
Prime Minister Theresa May’s government has survived a no-confidence vote in British parliament but May now faces a new confrontation with opponents to rescue her Brexit deal. MP’s voted 325 to 306 that they had confidence in May’s government after...
British lawmakers have soundly rejected Theresa May's Brexit deal, in the biggest defeat for any UK government in the modern parliamentary era. After 200 speeches across eight days of debate, members of the House of Commons ignored the Prime Minister's...

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