Canada probes possible Saudi use of its equipment in crackdown

Montreal, Jul 30 Canada has warned it was reviewing reports that Saudi Arabia is using Canadian armored vehicles in a crackdown in the Sunni-ruled kingdom's Shiite-majority east."We are looking at...

Jul 30, 2017 8:49 AM | Newsscroll

Britain plans to cut red tape for transgender people

London, Jul 24 The British government plans to make it easier for people to change gender by removing a requirement for a medical diagnosis.Equalities Minister Justine Greening says people seeking...

Jul 24, 2017 8:32 PM | Newsscroll

UK to decide on Murdoch's Sky takeover bid in weeks

London, Jul 20 Britain will within "weeks" decide whether to formally investigate the proposed takeover of pan- European satellite TV giant Sky by Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox entertainment...

Jul 20, 2017 8:54 PM | Newsscroll

May's Tories strikes 1 bn pound power deal with N Ireland's

DUPBy Aditi KhannaLondon, Jun 26 British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative party today struck a power deal with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party for her minority government by...

Jun 26, 2017 7:39 PM | Newsscroll

May's Tories strikes 1 bn pound power deal with N Ireland's

DUPBy Aditi KhannaLondon, Jun 26 British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative party today struck a power deal with Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) by agreeing to provide a 1.0 billion pound...

Jun 26, 2017 6:10 PM | Newsscroll

Petition grows against May's deal with ultra-conservatives

London, Jun 10 A petition against British Prime Minister Theresa May's deal with the ultra-conservative Democratic Unionist Party garnered nearly 600,000 signatures today as concern grew over her...

Jun 11, 2017 1:58 AM | Newsscroll

May reaches 'outline' power deal after election fiasco

London, Jun 10 British Prime Minister Theresa May reached an "outline agreement" today with the ultra conservative Democratic Unionist Party in order to be able to govern after a humiliating...

Jun 11, 2017 1:36 AM | Newsscroll

May fails in election gamble as voters throw hung parliament

(Eds: Updating with fresh inputs)By Aditi KhannaLondon, Jun 9 UK Prime Minister Theresa May today failed spectacularly in her gamble to call early election to boost her position during Brexit...

Jun 09, 2017 4:23 PM | Newsscroll

May under pressure after hung UK results; Brexit dilemma loom

(Eds: Updates throughout)By Aditi KhannaLondon, Jun 9 British Prime Minister Theresa May faced mounting pressure today to resign after her Conservative party failed to muster a simple majority in...

Jun 09, 2017 12:15 PM | Newsscroll

UK election: May's party 'to fall short of majority'

From Aditi KhannaLondon, Jun 9 Prime Minister Theresa May was poised to win Britain's snap election today but lose her parliamentary majority, according to the exit polls, creating new uncertainties...

Jun 09, 2017 9:22 AM | Newsscroll