UK’s May tweaks Brexit deal in last-ditch bid to win support

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Tue, 21 May 2019 11:49:30 +0000

UK's May tweaks Brexit deal in last-ditch bid to win support

LONDON – The British government on Tuesday debated tweaking its proposed European Union divorce terms in a last-ditch attempt to get Parliament’s backing for Prime Minister Theresa May’s deal with the bloc.

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Back to the drawing board: UK Brexit compromise talks fail

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Fri, 17 May 2019 10:44:06 +0000

Back to the drawing board: UK Brexit compromise talks fail

LONDON – Talks between Britain’s government and opposition aimed at striking a compromise Brexit deal broke down without agreement Friday, plunging the country back into a morass of uncertainty over its departure from the European Union.

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UK leader under pressure as rivals push for the end of May

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Thu, 16 May 2019 12:24:31 +0000

UK leader under pressure as rivals push for the end of May

LONDON – British Prime Minister Theresa May was braced for an uncomfortable meeting Thursday with Conservative Party lawmakers who are demanding she quit within weeks.

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Cambridge Analytica whistleblower has book deal

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Tue, 07 May 2019 12:28:09 +0000

Cambridge Analytica whistleblower has book deal

The former Cambridge Analytica employee who spoke out on alleged ties between the data firm and the Brexit campaign for Britain to leave the EU has a book deal.

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 UK inflation holds steady in March amid Brexit uncertainty

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Wed, 17 Apr 2019 12:00:14 +0000

LONDON – Official figures show that inflation in Britain unexpectedly held steady in March, with economists suggesting that Brexit uncertainty prompted retailers to keep prices lower than would otherwise have been the case.

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Brexit conundrum is defeating Britain’s political system

Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Sat, 13 Apr 2019 09:57:01 +0000

Anti-Brexit demonstrator

As a symbol of the woes of Britain’s Brexit-era democracy, it could hardly be bettered. Lawmakers had to be sent home in mid-debate last week when water from a burst pipe began gushing into the House of Commons chamber.

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