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British PM plots next move in Brexit stalemate

The British cabinet was to gather on Tuesday seeking a way to leave the EU with a deal in 10 days' time, with torn...

British government opposition in Brexit crisis talks

The British government and the main opposition were to hold further crisis talks on Thursday after MPs voted in favour of a Brexit delay...

Brexit: Government’s talks with Labour collapse

Britain's tumultuous divorce from the European Union was again in disarray on Friday after the opposition Labour Party declared last-ditch talks dead due to...

Race to replace May as party leader officially begins

Leading Brexit advocate Boris Johnson promised tax cuts for higher earners if he becomes Britain's next prime minister as the contest to replace Theresa...

UK lawmakers reject opposition move to block no-deal Brexit

British lawmakers on Wednesday defeated an attempt led by the opposition Labour Party to try to block a no-deal Brexit by seizing control of...

Johnson launches review of high-speed UK railway

Britain's government on Wednesday launched a review into a high-speed railway linking London with other major English cities, after new Prime Minister Boris Johnson...

UK economy weakest since 2012 as Brexit fears mount – survey

A gauge of Britain's economic health slumped to an almost seven-year low in August, dragged down by deepening pessimism among services companies, retailers and...

Bullied judge wins landmark whistleblowing case in UK Supreme Court

A district judge who says she was bullied, victimised and suffered a breakdown after raising concerns about the dangers of government cuts to legal...

EU considers Brexit delay; Johnson says that would lead to election

EU leaders considered on Wednesday whether to give Britain a three-month Brexit extension, and Prime Minister Boris Johnson said that if they do so...

Hackers launch second cyber attack against Labour Party

Hackers attacked Britain's opposition Labour Party for the second time in two days on Tuesday, sources told Reuters, flooding its web services with malicious...