Brexit

October 14, 2019
October 14, 2019

Queen Elizabeth sets out PM Johnson's Oct 31 Brexit priority

Queen Elizabeth set out Prime Minister Boris Johnson's agenda for his government, including an Oct. 31 Brexit, a new deal with the European Union, and a host of domestic policies designed to...

September 12, 2019
September 12, 2019

UK's Johnson under fire over no-deal Brexit assessment

The British government faces a backlash after it was forced to publish documents warning that a no-deal Brexit could lead to civil unrest and shortages of food and medicines.

September 10, 2019
September 10, 2019

Theresa May honours Geoffrey Boycott

Former British Prime Minister Theresa May has chosen former cricketer Geoffrey Boycott for a knighthood, honouring her hero whose persistent style she had vowed to emulate in her ultimately failed...

September 6, 2019
September 6, 2019

UK's Johnson says would rather die than delay Brexit

Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he would "rather be dead in a ditch" than delay Brexit beyond next month, as he urged opposition lawmakers who oppose his plan to support an early election.

August 29, 2019
August 29, 2019

Outrage sparked over forced suspension of UK parliament

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson sparks fury among pro-Europeans and MPs opposed to a no-deal Brexit by forcing the suspension of parliament weeks before Britain's EU departure date.

May 17, 2019
May 17, 2019

Britain's Brexit talks collapse as May's premiership crumbles

Britain's tumultuous divorce from the European Union is again in disarray after the opposition Labour Party declared last-ditch talks dead due to Prime Minister Theresa May's crumbling...

April 12, 2019
April 12, 2019

Brexit delayed until Oct 31

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...

April 9, 2019
April 9, 2019

May to meet EU leaders before Brexit summit

British Prime Minister Theresa May will meet with German and French leaders Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron as she scrambles to find a Brexit

March 14, 2019
March 14, 2019

How much Brexit delay can EU allow?

The European Union expects British Prime Minister Theresa May to request a Brexit delay beyond March 29 after the divided UK parliament voted down her divorce agreed with the bloc for the second...

March 12, 2019
March 12, 2019

UK PM May suffers blow ahead of big Brexit vote

British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal suffers a major blow ahead of a historic vote, when her chief attorney ruled that risks from its most contentious points remained "...