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British health minister Hancock joins race to replace May as prime minister

British health minister Matt Hancock said on Saturday he would enter the contest to be the next leader of the Conservative Party, the fifth candidate to say they would run to replace Theresa May as prime minister.

Tearful May calls time on premiership overshadowed by Brexit

Her voice breaking, Prime Minister Theresa May announced her resignation on Friday after three years of Brexit turmoil, dramatically increasing the likelihood of Britain crashing out of the EU within months.

British PM May resigns, paving way for Brexit confrontation with EU

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday said she would quit, triggering a contest that will bring a new leader to power who is likely to push for a more decisive Brexit divorce deal.
May 24, 2019 | 04:40 pm GMT+7

China, US could win big on no-deal Brexit: UN

If Britain leaves the EU without a deal, the bloc and Britain's smaller trading partners stand to lose big, but Beijing and Washington could reap huge benefits.
April 10, 2019 | 08:24 am GMT+7

Japan's Honda to shut UK plant, 3,500 jobs at risk

Honda announced Tuesday it would shut a major plant in Britain, putting 3,500 jobs at risk.
February 19, 2019 | 04:12 pm GMT+7

PM May says if Brexit deal is rejected, UK will be in uncharted territory

Prime Minister Theresa May said on Sunday that Britain would be in uncharted territory if her Brexit deal is rejected by parliament later this month.
January 06, 2019 | 08:11 pm GMT+7

UK and EU close to Brexit deal over Irish border: report

Britain would remain in a temporary customs union with the EU, avoiding a hard Irish border.
November 04, 2018 | 09:17 am GMT+7

Worried Britons to rally for new Brexit vote

Britons dreading life outside Europe will rally from all corners to London Saturday to try to stop their country's looming breakup with the EU.
October 20, 2018 | 02:14 pm GMT+7

UK to refuse Brexit bill without trade deal: report

Britain will only pay its EU divorce bill if the bloc agrees the framework for a future trade deal, the Brexit Secretary warned.
July 22, 2018 | 09:45 am GMT+7

Trump says May's Brexit plan kills hope of a US trade deal

Trump and Brexit offer the prospect of breaking free from what they see as obsolete institutions and rules.
July 13, 2018 | 05:05 pm GMT+7

EU leaders agree Brexit talks guidelines

Negotiators agreed a transition deal that effectively maintains the relationship -- although London will have no voting rights -- until December 2020.
March 23, 2018 | 09:57 pm GMT+7

Scotland, Wales defy London with bills to keep powers after Brexit

Scotland and Wales say that the British Brexit withdrawal bill makes a mockery of two decades of power-sharing agreements.
February 28, 2018 | 07:45 am GMT+7

Inspired by Macron, new anti-Brexit party launches in Britain

Renew party hopes to capitalize on uncertainty over Brexit to pressure politicians into stopping the process.
February 20, 2018 | 08:25 am GMT+7

Britain's May wins backing for EU security pact, timing unclear

Britain's interior minister last year told the EU it could "take our information with us" if it left the bloc without a deal on security.
February 18, 2018 | 08:24 am GMT+7

Brexiteers back second EU referendum to stop 'soft' departure from bloc

Many in the fervently anti-EU camp fear an eventual "soft" withdrawal that would keep key ties and foil any clampdown on immigration.
January 12, 2018 | 07:52 am GMT+7
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