UK chancellor, BoE chief stress Brexit perils

London, Jun 20 The two most senior custodians of Britain's economy today laid out arguments for a Brexit that protects jobs and financial health -- a day after the government prioritised a clean...

Jun 20, 2017 8:51 PM | Newsscroll

London fire: 79 presumed dead, death toll may rise

New York [United States] June 19 : As many as 79 people are missing and presumed dead after a massive fire engulfed a 24-story Grenfell Tower in London earlier this week. "Only five...

Jun 19, 2017 12:26 AM | Newsscroll

Britain, EU kick off 'positive' Brexit talks

Brussels, Jun 19 Britain and the European Union finally began formal Brexit negotiations today, vowing to work constructively for a deal despite disarray in London over whether to go for a "hard" or...

Jun 19, 2017 7:15 PM | Newsscroll

Britain, EU start historic Brexit talks

Brussels, Jun 19 Britain and the European Union began their first formal Brexit negotiations today, under pressure to seal a deal amid disarray in London over whether to go for a hard or soft...

Jun 19, 2017 5:48 PM | Newsscroll

79 people presumed dead in London fire: police

By Aditi KhannaLondon, Jun 19 At least 79 people have been presumed dead in the massive fire that engulfed a 24-storey tower here, the Scotland Yard said today, warning that the toll could climb...

Jun 19, 2017 4:25 PM | Newsscroll

Britain eyes Brexit deal 'like no other in history'

London, June 19 Britain's Brexit minister David Davis said the country wanted to strike "a deal like no other in history" as formal talks on quitting the EU were set to begin in Brussels.Davis is to...

Jun 19, 2017 5:30 AM | Newsscroll

UK: London apartment tower used banned siding in renovation

London, Jun 19 The new exterior cladding used in a renovation on London's Grenfell Tower may have been banned under UK building regulations, two British ministers said as police continued their...

Jun 19, 2017 3:54 AM | Newsscroll

UK govt rushes staff for rehabilitation of London fire victims

By Aditi KhannaLondon, Jun 18 Facing fierce criticism over its response to London high-rise inferno, the British government has sent its staff to assist local council authorities in rehabilitation...

Jun 18, 2017 4:39 PM | Newsscroll

Britain's Hammond says 'growth and jobs' Brexit priority

Luxembourg, Jun 16 British Finance Minister Philip Hammond today said London Britain must prioritise prosperity in Brexit talks with the EU that begin next week in Brussels."My clear view and I...

Jun 16, 2017 3:40 PM | Newsscroll

David Cameron adds to pressure for a softer Brexit

By Aditi KhannaLondon, Jun 14 Former British Prime Minister David Cameron has joined a chorus that is building up around Theresa May to move towards a softer stance on Brexit following the...

Jun 14, 2017 7:10 PM | Newsscroll