Keyword: Brexit

  • May got 'massive mandate' to renegotiate - Johnson
    May got 'massive mandate' to renegotiate - Johnson
    2h ago

    Former British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said the defeat of the Brexit agreement in the United Kingdom's parliament gives Prime Minister Theresa May a "massive mand...

  • Time for another Brexit vote - Sturgeon
    Time for another Brexit vote - Sturgeon
    4h ago

    The Brexit vote is a "defeat of historic proportions" for Prime Minister Theresa May, Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said. The United Kingdom's parliament s...

  • DUP's Foster: May must seek 'fundamental change' to Brexit deal
    DUP's Foster: May must seek 'fundamental change' to Brexit deal
    5h ago

    Arlene Foster, leader of the Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), said United Kingdom's Prime Minister Theresa May "must now go back to the European Union and seek fundamental change to the withdrawal agreement" ...

  • Verhofstadt: UK parties to work for good of UK
    Verhofstadt: UK parties to work for good of UK
    5h ago

    The European Parliament's representative in Brexit negotiations, Guy Verhofstadt, called upon British political parties to put aside their differences for the good of the United Kingdom, following UK Parliament's rejection...

  • EU 'united and determined to reach deal' with UK - Barnier
    EU 'united and determined to reach deal' with UK - Barnier
    6h ago

    The European Union "will remain united and determined to reach a deal" with the United Kingdom, Chief European Union Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier told the media in Strasbourg, France.

    His comments come after the Bri...

  • Macron: EU 'reached maximum' in Brexit deal
    Macron: EU 'reached maximum' in Brexit deal
    6h ago

    French President Emmanuel Macron said the European Union "reached the maximum" regarding the Brexit deal with the United Kingdom and that it will not "stop defending European interests" in order to come to an agreemen...

  • Ireland to intensify preparations for no-deal Brexit
    Ireland to intensify preparations for no-deal Brexit
    7h ago

    The Irish government said it will intensify preparations for a no-deal Brexit following United Kingdom parliament's rejection of Prime Minister Theresa May's withdrawal ag...

  • Hardline Brexiters to back May in no-confidence vote - report
    Hardline Brexiters to back May in no-confidence vote - report
    9h ago

    The European Research Group's (ERG) members will support United Kingdom Prime Minister Theresa May in the vote of no confidence, the BBC reported on Tuesday citing ERG sources.

    Earlier, the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) sta...

  • EU could extend Article 50 until end of June - sources
    EU could extend Article 50 until end of June - sources
    9h ago

    The European Union could extend the United Kingdom's deadline for leaving the EU until the end of June, a Welt reporter said on Tuesday citing several EU sources. The alleged reason behind such a move would be to "calm the parli...

  • Juncker: UK vote increases risk of no-deal Brexit
    Juncker: UK vote increases risk of no-deal Brexit
    9h ago

    Following the meaningful Brexit vote in the United Kingdom House of Commons on Tuesday, which was overwhelmingly rejected by MPs, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said "the risk of a disorderly withdrawal of the Uni...

  • DUP to back UK govt in confidence vote - report
    DUP to back UK govt in confidence vote - report
    9h ago

    United Kingdom Prime Minister Theresa May's coalition partners the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) will support her government in tomorrow's confidence vote, the BBC reported on Tuesday.

    With DUP's backing, the Conser...

  • UK should clarify intentions after Brexit vote - Tusk
    UK should clarify intentions after Brexit vote - Tusk
    9h ago

    Following United Kingdom Parliament's rejection of Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit withdrawal agreement, President of the European Council Donald Tusk asked "who ...

  • Kurz: I regret outcome of Brexit deal vote
    Kurz: I regret outcome of Brexit deal vote
    9h ago

    Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz took to Twitter on Tuesday to express his disappointment with the outcome of the Brexit vote in the United Kingdom. He stated that although he regretted the outcome of the vote, there would not be any r...

  • Corbyn initiates no-confidence motion in govt
    Corbyn initiates no-confidence motion in govt
    9h ago

    The leader of the Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn said on Tuesday that he has initiated a no-confidence motion in the government of the Prime Minister Theresa May, and that it will be voted on tomorrow. May herself stated...

  • May: MPs will get to debate no-confidence motion
    May: MPs will get to debate no-confidence motion
    9h ago

    Following the defeat of her Withdrawal Agreement in Parliament, British Prime Minister Theresa May confirmed on Tuesday lawmakers would get the chance to debate a no-confidence mo...

  • UK Parliament rejects May's Brexit deal
    UK Parliament rejects May's Brexit deal
    10h ago

    The United Kingdom Parliament rejected Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit withdrawal agreement on Tuesday with 432 members of Parliament opposing the deal and 202 voting in favor. Although the parliamentary vote is non-binding, May ...

  • Pound falls after May's Parliament address
    Pound falls after May's Parliament address
    10h ago

    The British pound fell over 1% on Tuesday following the address by the Prime Minister Theresa May before Parliament's vote on her Brexit deal. She stated that unless MPs vote ...

  • May: Brexit vote not about what's best for Corbyn
    May: Brexit vote not about what's best for Corbyn
    10h ago

    United Kingdom Prime Minister Theresa May told the Parliament on Tuesday that the upcoming vote on her Brexit withdrawal agreement is not about "what is best" for opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn, but what is best for the Britis...

  • SNP confirms it will vote against May's Brexit deal
    SNP confirms it will vote against May's Brexit deal
    18h ago

    Scottish National Party (SNP) Parliamentary Leader Ian Blackford (pictured) confirmed on Tuesday that the SNP members of parliament will vote against Prime Minister Theresa May's withdrawal agreement, Sky News reported. The official ...

  • German FM hints at new talks with EU if Brexit deal fails
    German FM hints at new talks with EU if Brexit deal fails
    18h ago

    German Foreign Minister Heiko Mass hinted on Tuesday that the European Union could reopen Brexit negotiations with the United Kingdom if Prime Minister Theresa May's withdrawal agreement gets rejected in the British Parliament later ...