Prime Minister-theresa-may

Showing of 1 - 20 from 49 results
Prime Minister-theresa-may - Total results - 49
Britain's exit marks first stage of Brexit saga, UK to follow bloc rules during 11 months 'transition period'; EU to recover from 'historic blow' as ex-member becomes competition
World

Britain's exit marks first stage of Brexit saga, UK to follow bloc rules during 11 months 'transition period'; EU to recover from 'historic blow' as ex-member becomes competition

With little fanfare, Britain left the European Union on Friday after 47 years of membership, taking a leap into the unknown in a historic blow to the bloc.

'We will always love you': EU Parliament clears Brexit deal; Britain set to leave European Union after 47 years of membership today
World

'We will always love you': EU Parliament clears Brexit deal; Britain set to leave European Union after 47 years of membership today

European Union grudgingly let go of the United Kingdom with a final vote Wednesday at the EU's parliament that ended the Brexit divorce battle and set the scene for tough trade negotiations in the year ahead.

Britain will not automatically deport EU nationals post June 2021 deadline, says UK's Brexit coordinator Guy Verhofstadt
World

Britain will not automatically deport EU nationals post June 2021 deadline, says UK's Brexit coordinator Guy Verhofstadt

Britain will not automatically deport European Union citizens who have not applied for the right to remain in the country after Brexit, European Parliament Brexit coordinator Guy Verhofstadt said on Friday

UK govt plans special events to mark Brexit on 31 Jan; businesses may suffer, warns treasury chief
World

UK govt plans special events to mark Brexit on 31 Jan; businesses may suffer, warns treasury chief

The British government has announced plans for special events on the night of 31 January when the country officially leaves the European Union but the country's treasury chief has admitted that some UK business sectors will suffer as a result.

EU chief warns UK must compromise to get Brexit trade deal, says Boris Johnson's 2020 deadline makes negotiations 'basically impossible'
World

EU chief warns UK must compromise to get Brexit trade deal, says Boris Johnson's 2020 deadline makes negotiations 'basically impossible'

Three weeks before Britain is due to leave the European Union, the president of the European Commission warned Wednesday that the UK won’t get the 'highest quality access' to the European Union's market after Brexit unless it makes major concessions

Boris Johnson on track for Brexit, but trade talks with EU and Scotland’s contentions could prove challenging
World

Boris Johnson on track for Brexit, but trade talks with EU and Scotland’s contentions could prove challenging

After a remarkable political turnaround, Prime Minister Boris Johnson is on the verge of taking Britain out of the European Union with the enthusiastic support of a strong majority in Parliament.

Seized Iranian tanker will be released if oil isn't going to Syria, says UK foreign secretary Jeremy Hunt
World

Seized Iranian tanker will be released if oil isn't going to Syria, says UK foreign secretary Jeremy Hunt

Britain will facilitate the release of a seized Iranian tanker if Iran can provide guarantees with the vessel would not breach European sanctions on oil shipments to Syria, Britain's top diplomat said, as European nations called for new talks to ease tensions in the Persian Gulf

British Opposition indicates support for second Brexit referendum after EU agrees to postponing exit deadline beyond March
India

British Opposition indicates support for second Brexit referendum after EU agrees to postponing exit deadline beyond March

Britain's main opposition Labour Party has said it could support a second Brexit referendum as the European Union opened the door to postponing the country's exit from the bloc beyond the 29 March deadline.

As danger looms over Theresay May, here is a look at possible replacements that could take over the role of British PM
World

As danger looms over Theresay May, here is a look at possible replacements that could take over the role of British PM

Theresa May has vowed to fight on as the leader, but if she loses the confidence vote later on Wednesday she will be out of a job, and a contest to replace her will begin.

Theresa May faces no-confidence vote from Conservative Party; British PM says change in leadership will leave Brexit in balance
World

Theresa May faces no-confidence vote from Conservative Party; British PM says change in leadership will leave Brexit in balance

British Conservative lawmakers forced a no-confidence vote against Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday, throwing UK politics deeper into crisis and Brexit further into doubt.

'What did we do in Second World War?': Former UK foreign secretary Boris Johnson couldn't keep facts straight on visit to Portugal
World

'What did we do in Second World War?': Former UK foreign secretary Boris Johnson couldn't keep facts straight on visit to Portugal

In the latest addition to gaffes by former UK foreign secretary Boris Johnson, the BBC released footage of Johnson in Portugal trying to film an introductory video for his official Twitter feed, and getting it wrong.

Britain to pay its Brexit bill after European Union agrees on framework for future trade deals, says Dominic Raab
World

Britain to pay its Brexit bill after European Union agrees on framework for future trade deals, says Dominic Raab

Dominic Raab said that the Article 50 mechanism used to trigger Britain's imminent exit from the EU provided for new deal details.

Donald Trump breaches protocol during meeting with Queen Elizabeth II; US president did not bow to greet, walked ahead of her
World

Donald Trump breaches protocol during meeting with Queen Elizabeth II; US president did not bow to greet, walked ahead of her

Donald Trump's previous comments about the royals have been less tactful, including that he would have slept with Princess Diana, "without even hesitation."

'They like me a lot in the UK,' remarks Donald Trump; meanwhile, protests planned as US president makes maiden London visit
World

'They like me a lot in the UK,' remarks Donald Trump; meanwhile, protests planned as US president makes maiden London visit

US president Donald Trump issued scathing criticism of Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit strategy during his visit to Britain, as campaigners planned a mass protest against the US president on Friday.

Theresa May to publish details of awaited Brexit plan; move comes after 'dramatic' resignations from Eurosceptic ministers
World

Theresa May to publish details of awaited Brexit plan; move comes after 'dramatic' resignations from Eurosceptic ministers

British Prime Minister Theresa May will publish details of her long-awaited Brexit plan on Thursday to restart talks with the European Union (EU), after facing down a revolt by eurosceptic ministers that could still unseat her.

UK interior minister Amber Rudd resigns over illegal immigration policy scandal; blow to Theresa May ahead of local polls
World

UK interior minister Amber Rudd resigns over illegal immigration policy scandal; blow to Theresa May ahead of local polls

Amber Rudd stood down amid claims she mislead lawmakers on whether her department held targets for removing illegal immigrants in Britain.

UK spy poisoning: Clean up starts in city of Salisbury, officials say work expected to take several months
World

UK spy poisoning: Clean up starts in city of Salisbury, officials say work expected to take several months

A clean-up operation in the British city of Salisbury where a former Russian spy was poisoned began Tuesday, with officials saying the nerve agent used was delivered in "liquid form" and small quantities.

Russia to expel 23 British diplomats amid tensions over nerve agent attack on ex-spy Sergei Skripal in UK
World

Russia to expel 23 British diplomats amid tensions over nerve agent attack on ex-spy Sergei Skripal in UK

The move by the Russian foreign ministry came in response to Britain's decision to expel 23 Russian diplomats.

UK announces it will expel 23 Russian diplomats over poisoning of former Soviet spy and daughter
World

UK announces it will expel 23 Russian diplomats over poisoning of former Soviet spy and daughter

Britain announced Wednesday it will expel 23 Russian diplomats — the biggest such expulsion since the Cold War — and break off high-level contacts with the Kremlin over the nerve-agent attack on a former spy and his daughter in an English town.

Britain, EU reach historic deal on Brexit; Theresa May guarantees 'no hard border' in Northern Ireland
World

Britain, EU reach historic deal on Brexit; Theresa May guarantees 'no hard border' in Northern Ireland

Britain and the EU reached a historic deal on Friday on the terms of the Brexit divorce after Prime Minister Theresa May rushed to Brussels for early morning talks.