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Veteran UK politicians asked to lead potential anti-Brexit government

Veteran British lawmakers from the ruling Conservative and opposition Labour parties have both said they would be willing to lead an emergency government to...

Turkey’s military pension fund reaches British Steel deal

Turkey's military pension fund OYAK has reached a provisional agreement to take over British Steel and could close the deal by the end of...

PM Johnson sees ‘collaboration’ between anti-Brexit MPs, Brussels

Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday said Brussels and Brexit-blocking MPs were guilty of a "terrible collaboration" that would force Britain towards a no-deal...

ING says Brexit heading towards delay, with 40% chance of an UK election

ING, one of Europe's largest banks, said on Tuesday its central assumption was Brexit would be delayed, with a 40 percent chance of a...

US courts Brexit Britain with trade deal talk

US President Donald Trump wants to see a successful British exit from the European Union that Washington will support with a US-UK free trade agreement,...

PM Johnson orders sentencing review for dangerous offenders

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson launched an urgent review of sentencing of criminals on Sunday, aiming to keep law and order high on the...

Brexit turmoil drives UK towards recession

Britain's economy unexpectedly shrank in the second quarter of the year on Brexit turmoil, official data showed Friday, placing the country on the verge...

Edinburgh Festival Fringe goes green

With pedal-powered performances and 57 shows about the environment, the world's biggest performing arts festival in Edinburgh this month reflects growing calls for climate...

Industry body warns of food shortages in no-deal Brexit scenario

Britain will experience shortages of some fresh foods for weeks or even months if a disorderly no-deal Brexit leaves perishable produce rotting in lorries...

Scots favour independence from United Kingdom, poll shows

Scottish voters would back independence and they want another referendum in the next two years, a poll published on Monday showed, indicating that the...