UK PM Theresa May Says She Will Leave Disappointed After Brexit Failure

UK PM Theresa May Says She Will Leave Disappointed After Brexit Failure 1

Theresa May mentioned she underestimated lawmakers’ opposition. (Reuters file picture) LONDON:  British Prime Minister Theresa May mentioned she is going to go away her job this month with a combination of satisfaction and disappointment after failing in her central pledge to guide the nation out of the European Union and heal its divisions. May, who […]

Midsummer madness: U.K. roiled by resignation, Brexit, Boris Johnson in the wings

Midsummer madness: U.K. roiled by resignation, Brexit, Boris Johnson in the wings 2

The tennis balls are flying at Wimbledon, Nando staff are handing out free peri peri sauce at Oxford Circus, and sweaty vacationers are lining up for last-minute theatre tickets on Shaftsbury Avenue. Oh sure. And Britain’s ambassador to Washington, Sir Kim Darroch, has resigned after a leak earlier this week of diplomatic memos that described […]

Stephen Harper offers help on Brexit, but staying ‘neutral’ in U.K. Tory race

Stephen Harper offers help on Brexit, but staying 'neutral' in U.K. Tory race 6

Former Canadian prime minister Stephen Harper says he is keen to assist the subsequent British prime minister negotiate a divorce cope with the European Union — however he isn’t taking sides within the race to resolve who that’s. Harper tweeted Saturday night time that he is “willing to assist whoever serves as the next leader […]

Brexit the biggest concern for UK tech workforce

Brexit the biggest concern for UK tech workforce 7

Because the UK tech business continues to flourish, new analysis from CWJobs has revealed that the influence of Brexit is the most important concern for IT professionals. In its new CWJobs Confidence Index report, the corporate behind the UK tech job board regarded into the present state of the business to search out that regardless […]

Why it’s so tough for the 2 Conservatives vying to be British PM to fix Brexit

Why it's so tough for the 2 Conservatives vying to be British PM to fix Brexit 9

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt have loads in frequent. Each of their 50s, they attended elite English non-public faculties after which the College of Oxford. Every has distant ancestry connecting them to British royalty. Hunt serves because the U.K.’s overseas secretary. He obtained the job after Johnson give up final yr. On Thursday, they turned the […]

UK’s Hammond sees solely ‘very small’ probability of no-deal Brexit

UK's Hammond sees solely 'very small' probability of no-deal Brexit 14

Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond leaves 11 Downing Road on May 22, 2019 in London, England. Peter Summers | Getty Photographs The important thing factor to recollect is that Britain is a parliamentary democracy, and there’s a clear majority in Parliament in opposition to a no-deal exit. Parliament will guarantee, in my opinion, that […]

Theresa May steps down as Conservative chief however Brexit plan stays

Theresa May steps down as Conservative chief however Brexit plan stays 15

British Prime Minister Theresa May departs from 10 Downing Road forward of Prime Ministers Questions session (PMQs) in Parliament, London on May 22, 2019. NurPhoto | NurPhoto | Getty Photos Theresa May resigned as Conservative Occasion chief on Friday, marking an finish to a tumultuous three years on the head of U.K. politics. She is […]

Trump’s UK go to turns to Brexit and Huawei as protests deliberate in London

Trump’s UK go to turns to Brexit and Huawei as protests deliberate in London 16

Associated Information At a lavish banquet in Buckingham Palace, Trump praised the queen as “a great, great woman” and mentioned the USA and United Kingdom shared an everlasting alliance. (Internet) Donald Trump will plunge into Britain’s Brexit disaster on Tuesday and is more likely to demand that Prime Minister Theresa May’s successor ban China’s Huawei […]

Trump tells UK to ‘stroll away’ if EU would not conform to Brexit deal

Trump tells UK to 'stroll away' if EU would not conform to Brexit deal 18

U.S. President Donald Trump solutions questions on the feedback of particular counsel Robert Mueller whereas departing the White Home May 30, 2019 in Washington, DC. Win McNamee | Getty Photos President Donald Trump inspired the UK to “walk away” from any negotiations with the European Union if the nation is unable to safe a positive Brexit […]

U.K.’s Nigel Farage calls for a seat at Brexit talks

U.K.'s Nigel Farage calls for a seat at Brexit talks 19

Nigel Farage demanded a seat at Brexit negotiations on Monday after his new social gathering swept to victory in the UK’s European Parliament election, warning that he would flip British politics the wrong way up if denied. Farage, a bombastic 55-year-old commodities broker-turned anti-establishment supremo, gained by driving a wave of anger on the failure […]

Britain’s Brexit Celebration set to win most UK seats

Britain's Brexit Celebration set to win most UK seats 21

Nigel Farage, chief of the Brexit Celebration, reacts as he speaks to members of the media at a European Parliamentary elections depend centre in Southampton, U.K., on Sunday, May 26, 2019. Simon Dawson/Bloomberg by way of Getty Pictures Britain’s newly-formed Brexit Celebration will comfortably beat the nation’s two essential events in European Parliamentary elections, exit […]

U.K. race to succeed Theresa May heats up with give attention to Brexit

U.K. race to succeed Theresa May heats up with give attention to Brexit 22

The race to succeed British Prime Minister Theresa May is heating up, the sphere of Conservative contenders is rapidly rising and the main focus is squarely on the right way to deal with Brexit. Well being Secretary Matt Hancock stated Saturday he’s searching for to interchange May, becoming a member of a number of others […]

Brexit stage left: Why Theresa May’s run as PM resulted in tears

Brexit stage left: Why Theresa May's run as PM resulted in tears 26

The astonishingly cynical and astonishingly profitable 19th-century French statesman Charles-Maurice de Talleyrand — overseas minister beneath Napoleon and prime minister beneath Napoleon’s arch-enemy, Louis XVIII – as soon as described his strategy as “surtout, point de zèle.” Above all, no zeal. Theresa May was nothing if not zealous. The U.K. prime minister wore zeal like […]

Holding Again Tears, Theresa May Declares Resignation Over Brexit

Holding Again Tears, Theresa May Declares Resignation Over Brexit 29

Theresa May introduced Friday that she’s going to resign as her social gathering’s chief on June 7 and make means for a brand new British prime minister later this summer time. May grew to become the chief of Britain after the June 2016 referendum when the nation voted to go away the European Union. Brexit […]

British authorities delays vote on Theresa May’s newest Brexit invoice

British authorities delays vote on Theresa May's newest Brexit invoice 30

The British authorities has delayed plans to carry a vote on its key Brexit invoice, as Prime Minister Theresa May faces remorseless stress from her Conservative Celebration to step down. May has stated she deliberate to publish the withdrawal invoice Friday and maintain a vote in Parliament the week of June 3. The invoice implements […]

May’s last-ditch effort to avoid wasting her Brexit deal seems doomed to fail

May's last-ditch effort to avoid wasting her Brexit deal seems doomed to fail 32

Prime Minister Theresa May delivers a speech detailing a brand new Brexit deal on May 21, 2019 in London, England. The Prime Minister introduced that MPs will be capable to vote on one other referendum in the event that they again the EU Withdrawal Settlement Invoice. WPA Pool | Getty Pictures Information | Getty Pictures […]

Brexit firebrand Farage seems poised for victory as EU divorce flounders

Brexit firebrand Farage seems poised for victory as EU divorce flounders 33

Beneath an unseasonably heat spring solar, a lineup of retirees crowded the sidewalk, ready to get into Brentwood’s hottest nightclub. The Sugar Hut, in Essex county, northeast of London, attracts British actuality TV stars, however not normally senior residents. The group had lined as much as hear the populist, anti-establishment rhetoric of a person they […]

How Theresa May’s Frankenstein Brexit Deal Twitched And Gasped Its Final Breath

How Theresa May's Frankenstein Brexit Deal Twitched And Gasped Its Final Breath 37

“This can be a nice time to be alive,” Theresa May declared, with the closest she will get to political ardour. However as her viewers of bemused accountants – all six storeys of them – pressed their noses towards the glass atrium, they seemed like vacationers at a zoo watching a wierd creature slowly breathe […]

May’s new Brexit supply retains Northern Irish backstop, nothing new on customs

May’s new Brexit supply retains Northern Irish backstop, nothing new on customs 38

Prime Minister Theresa May. British Prime Minister Theresa May’s new Brexit supply to UK lawmakers retains the Northern Irish backstop and doesn’t add something new on customs preparations, The Telegraph newspaper reported late on Sunday. In a column within the Sunday Instances newspaper, May mentioned she’s going to current a “new, bold offer” to lawmakers […]

U.K. cross-party Brexit talks break down

U.K. cross-party Brexit talks break down 39

    Britain’s tumultuous divorce from the European Union once more is in disarray because the opposition Labour Occasion on Friday declared last-ditch cross-party talks are useless within the twilight of Prime Minister Theresa Might’s premiership. Practically three years after the UK voted 52 per cent to 48 per cent in a referendum to go away the EU, it’s […]