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Jan 07, 2018
British government set to undergo reshuffle as Prime Minister Theresa May seeks to reassert her authorityBritain's government is to undergo a reshuffle on Monday as Prime Minister Theresa May looks to reassert her authority following a string of high-profile departures, according to MPs
Dec 22, 2017
Theresa May's troubled Cabinet lurches from one controversy to another: List of ministers who have courted troubleIn June, Theresa May was on firm political ground but a decision to call early elections ahead of the summer's Brexit negotiations backfired.
Nov 10, 2017
Brexit supporter Penny Mordaunt appointed by Theresa May to replace former aid secretary Priti PatelTheresa May promoted a junior minister to replace ousted aid secretary Priti Patel, maintaining the delicate Brexit balance in her cabinet.
Nov 09, 2017
UK Cabinet minister Priti Patel resigns over unauthorised meetings with Netanyahu, other Israeli politiciansIn a new blow to Britain's beleaguered government, Priti Patel, the UK international development secretary quit on Wednesday over unauthorised meetings with Israeli politicians, including Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Nov 06, 2017
UK interior minister Amber Rudd says sexual misconduct charges against politicians will 'clear out' inappropriate behaviourUK interior minister Amber Rudd declared that a scandal over sexual harassment rocking the country's political circles was a "watershed moment".
Nov 02, 2017
UK defence secretary Michael Fallon quits over sexual harassment claimsWhile May is expected to appoint a new defence secretary without the need for a very wide reshuffle, the position of another of her senior ministers, First Secretary of State Damian Green, remains precarious after disclosures by an academic and Conservative party activist Kate Maltby.
Jul 29, 2017
UK to send warship to South China Sea in move likely to increase tension with BeijingBritain plans to send a warship to the disputed South China Sea next year to conduct freedom of navigation exercises, Defence Minister Michael Fallon said
Jul 10, 2017
Britain defence minister Michael Fallon praises Iraq victory over Islamic State, says fight not over"I congratulate Haider Abadi, and the Iraqi forces who have been fighting on the ground with great bravery and care against a brutal opponent," Fallon said.
Jun 29, 2017
NATO to increase troops in Afghanistan after Taliban resurgence, 3,000 soldiers under considerationNATO allies will increase troop numbers in Afghanistan to help government battle a resurgent Taliban but there is no question of returning to a combat role
Jun 12, 2017
UK Election 2017: Ahead of negotiations with Brussels, 'hard' vs 'soft' Brexit debatedSupporters of hard and soft Brexit tried to take advantage of the political chaos in Britain to promote their visions amid fears that their rivalry could revive old divisions in the Conservative Party