The race is on: Contenders vie to become next British PM

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Fri, 24 May 2019 13:29:41 +0000

The race is on: Contenders vie to become next British PM

LONDON – Prime Minister Theresa May’s announcement that she will leave 10 Downing Street has set off a fierce competition to succeed her as Conservative Party leader — and as the next prime minister. These are some of the most prominent names on a list of contenders that is expected to grow in the coming days.

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Theresa May: A prime minister defined and defeated by Brexit

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Fri, 24 May 2019 10:12:14 +0000

Theresa May: A prime minister defined and defeated by Brexit

Theresa May became prime minister in 2016 with one overriding goal: to lead Britain out of the European Union (EU).

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D-Day for May? UK leader could name her departure date

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Fri, 24 May 2019 09:01:26 +0000

D-Day for May? UK leader could name her departure date

British Prime Minister Theresa May met a leader of her Conservative lawmakers on Friday amid mounting speculation that she is about to announce her departure date.

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Theresa May hunkers down as premiership enters its end stage

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Thu, 23 May 2019 13:37:37 +0000

Theresa May hunkers down as premiership enters its end stage

LONDON – British Prime Minister Theresa May was hunkered down with close allies on Thursday as she considered whether to give in to relentless pressure to resign, or fight on to save her Brexit plan and her premiership.

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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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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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