Same sex marriage 'matter of time' in N Ireland: Indian-origin

Irish PMBy Aditi KhannaLondon, Aug 5 Ireland's first Indian-origin and openly gay Prime Minister Leo Varadkar today said that it is "only a matter of time" before same sex marriage is legalised in...

Aug 05, 2017 6:36 PM | Newsscroll

Theresa May tells her MPs to stop 'backbiting'

By Aditi KhannaLondon, Jul 18 British Prime Minister Theresa May has warned her Conservative party MPs to stop "backbiting" or risk having Opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn head the UK...

Jul 18, 2017 5:21 PM | Newsscroll

Brexit begins as UK publishes bill to repeal EU law

By Aditi KhannaLondon, Jul 13 Britain today unveiled a bill to end the supremacy of EU law and convert it into UK legislation, beginning the formal process for Brexit an year after Britons...

Jul 13, 2017 6:41 PM | Newsscroll

May admits shedding 'little tear' over UK poll result

By Aditi KhannaLondon, Jul 13 British Prime Minister Theresa May today admitted that she was "devastated" and shed "a little tear" after the exit poll result on June 8 election night revealed that...

Jul 13, 2017 6:09 PM | Newsscroll

Brexit begins as UK publishes bill to repeal EU law

By Aditi KhannaLondon, Jul 13 The UK government published a repeal bill today, beginning the formal process of Britain's divorce from the European Union, an year after Britons voted to exit the...

Jul 13, 2017 5:21 PM | Newsscroll

Sinn Fein lash out at British PM after talks delay

London, Jul 4 Irish nationalists Sinn Fein today accused British Prime Minister Theresa May of setting the Northern Ireland peace process back decades after a further delay in talks to form a new...

Jul 04, 2017 11:04 PM | Newsscroll

No deal in sight to break Northern Ireland political impasse

London, Jul 4 The leader of Northern Ireland's largest British Protestant party says there won't be a deal to restore the collapsed power-sharing government until the fall.Democratic Unionist Party...

Jul 04, 2017 10:27 PM | Newsscroll

UK govt hopeful of deal to break Northern Ireland deadlock

London, Jul 3 Britain's senior official for Northern Ireland said today that he remains hopeful a deal can be struck this week to break an impasse that has left residents there without a functioning...

Jul 03, 2017 11:27 PM | Newsscroll

Theresa May survives first major test in UK Parliament

By Aditi KhannaLondon, Jun 29  Theresa May today won her first confidence vote by a narrow margin in the House of Commons on her parliamentary agenda set out in the Queen's Speech, her first major...

Jun 29, 2017 11:13 PM | Newsscroll

UK's Theresa May faces first major test in Parliament

By Aditi KhannaLondon, Jun 29 Theresa May will face her first major test as the prime minister of a minority government in the UK today as lawmakers vote in the House of Commons on her parliamentary...

Jun 29, 2017 5:02 PM | Newsscroll