Brexit

European Commission warns UK must pay bill even in ‘no deal’ Brexit

The European Commission warned on Wednesday that Britain will have to pay its outstanding share of the existing EU budget even if it lea...Read More

Theresa May steps down as Tory leader

Theresa May steps down as Tory leader

Outgoing British PM Theresa May will officially step down as the leader of the Conservative Party on Friday, but will retain the post of ...Read More

Brexit Party fails to win first seat in UK by-election

Brexit Party fails to win first seat in UK by-election

Anti-EU populist Nigel Farage’s new Brexit Party failed to win its first seat in Britain’s Parliament as it lost out to the main oppositi...Read More

UK: Pak-origin Sajid Javid announces prime ministerial bid

London: The incumbent Home Secretary and former banker Sajid Javid on Monday announced his bid to run for the post of the leader of the C...Read More

European Union: Theresa May’s exit changes nothing

European Union: Theresa May’s exit changes nothing

Brussels: The European Union said Friday that Prime Minister Theresa May’s resignation does nothing to change its position on the Brexit ...Read More

Who will replace Theresa May: Runners, riders for next UK PM

Who will replace Theresa May: Runners, riders for next UK PM

London: Theresa May has announced her resignation as UK Prime Minister and Conservative leader in two weeks’ time on June 7 amid signific...Read More

British Prime Minister Theresa May resigns over Brexit

London: Theresa May Friday announced that she is quitting as UK Conservative leader on June 7, sparking a contest for Britain’s new Prime...Read More

Britons vote in European Parliament elections

Britons vote in European Parliament elections

London: Voters in Britain cast their ballots on Thursday for the European Parliament elections, as the political deadlock over the UK’s w...Read More

British Steel collapses; 25,000 jobs at risk

British Steel collapses; 25,000 jobs at risk

London: British Steel Ltd has been ordered into liquidation as it struggles with industry-wide troubles and Brexit, threatening 5,000 wor...Read More

Exit polls went wrong during major events in the US and UK

Exit polls from India’s month-long parliamentary elections suggest that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and i...Read More

Theresa May plans ‘bold Brexit offer’

Theresa May plans ‘bold Brexit offer’

London: UK Prime Minister Theresa May said that she is preparing to present before MPs a “new bold offer” in a last-ditch attempt to get ...Read More

UK cross-party Brexit talks end without deal

UK cross-party Brexit talks end without deal

London: The cross-party discussions over Brexit on Friday ended without any agreement six weeks after they started. British Opposition La...Read More

Mumbai ranks 31st globally, marking dismal growth in residential prices: Report

Mumbai: Knight Frank, an international property consultant has released its prime global cities index on luxury residential prices across...Read More

No Brexit extension beyond Oct 31: Juncker

No Brexit extension beyond Oct 31: Juncker

Strasbourg: The European Union is not likely to extend the Brexit negotiation period beyond the current – and already delayed – date of O...Read More

UK found to be hottest investment destination despite Brexit

UK found to be hottest investment destination despite Brexit

London: Brexit may be causing all sorts of uncertainty in Britain but it doesn’t seem to be putting off foreign investors. In a survey on...Read More

Wisden lashes out at 100-ball cricket

LONDON: English cricket’s controversial new 100-ball competition has been compared unfavourably with Brexit in the latest edition of Wisd...Read More

In Brexit delay, UK economy remains prisoner of uncertainty

In Brexit delay, UK economy remains prisoner of uncertainty

London: Brexit may be postponed once again this week, perhaps by as much as a year. The British economy, though, will remain a prisoner o...Read More

‘Both sides’ must compromise in cross-party Brexit talks: British PM Theresa May

‘Both sides’ must compromise in cross-party Brexit talks: British PM Theresa May

London: British Prime Minister Theresa May on Sunday conceded that concluding a Brexit deal with the main opposition will need “compromis...Read More

Theresa May issues ‘stark’ warning of no Brexit at all

London: A cornered Theresa May issued a “stark” warning to the warring facti­o­ns within the UK Parliament that the choice was between ag...Read More

UK starts issuing passports sans “European Union” on cover

UK starts issuing passports sans “European Union” on cover

London: Britain has begun issuing passports with the words “European Union” removed from the front cover – despite Brexit being delayed a...Read More