UK says it may seek 'temporary' customs union with EU

London, Aug 15 Britain might seek to remain in a customs union with the European Union for a time to avoid border chaos after leaving the bloc, the government's Brexit department said today.The...

Aug 15, 2017 6:00 PM | Newsscroll

UK PM's office says free movement from EU will end in 2019

London, Jul 31 Free movement to Britain from European Union countries will end when the UK leaves the bloc in March 2019, Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesman said today.But he acknowledged it's...

Jul 31, 2017 8:17 PM | Newsscroll

Brexit transition could last until 2022: UK minister

London, Jul 28 Britain will try to keep as many aspects of its EU membership in place as possible during a transition period of up to three years after Brexit, finance minister Philip Hammond said...

Jul 28, 2017 8:57 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

UK PM seeks to quell cabinet in-fighting over Brexit

London, Jul 17 British Prime Minister Theresa May will seek to reimpose order on her ministers after a series of damaging leaks pointing to cabinet splits on Brexit, her spokesman said today.The...

Jul 17, 2017 6:48 PM | Newsscroll

British PM defends austerity amid cabinet splits

London, Jul 5 Embattled British Prime Minister Theresa May today defended her government's policy of austerity, amid signs of cabinet splits over the seven-year squeeze on public spending.The...

Jul 05, 2017 8:51 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 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