There has been no independent confirmation that an Islamic State suicide bomber who blew himself up in Iraq this week was a British man who had been detained in the Guantanamo Bay prison, a spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday. Show More Summary
French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron told British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday not to expect any favors from the European Union during Brexit talks, and drew big cheers for his pro-EU message from French nationals in London.
Margaret Thatcher came to power in 1979 determined to revive the stagnant British economy with market-based reforms. During her 11 years as prime minister, she deregulated, cut marginal tax rates, repealed currency exchange controls,...Show More Summary
French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron has met British Prime Minister Theresa May in London — and says he hopes to lure skilled workers away from the U.K. after it leaves … Click to Continue »
LONDON (AP) — Britain's House of Lords launched a bid Monday to gain a greater say for Parliament over the terms of the U.K.'s European Union exit, as Prime Minister Theresa May warned lawmakers not to hold up "what the British people want" by trying to delay the process.
What do you get for the victorious allied commander and British prime minister who has everything? A lion, apparently. Rota, an African lion, was originally won in a bet by a London businessman. Once he outgrew his backyard cage, he was presented to Sir Winston Churchill to commemorate his victories in North Africa during World War II. Show More Summary
British Prime Minister Theresa May says Parliament must not hold up "what the British people want" by trying to delay the start of European Union exit talks. May spoke as … Click to Continue »
British officials believe Russian authorities were behind a plot in October to kill Montenegro’s pro-Western prime minister, the Sunday Telegraph newspaper reported, citing senior British government sources. A special prosecutor in the...Show More Summary
LONDON (Reuters) - British officials believe Russian authorities were behind a plot in October to kill Montenegro's pro-Western prime minister, the Sunday Telegraph newspaper reported, citing senior British government sources.
British Prime Minister Theresa May is seeking to reassure France that the U.K. won't try to "cherry-pick" benefits of European Union membership when it leaves the bloc. May met with … Click to Continue »
LONDON (AP) — Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair launched a campaign Friday to persuade the U.K. to rethink its decision to leave the European Union, saying those who want to remain should rise up and make their wishes known.
The former Prime Minister argued that it's not inevitable that the UK has to leave the EU and criticized Theresa May and her government in a speech on Friday.
By William James LONDON (Reuters) - Former British prime minister Tony Blair issued a battle cry against a so-called 'hard Brexit' on Friday, calling on voters, businesses and campaigners to "rise up" and back a coordinated effort to temper the terms of, or even halt, Britain's EU exit. Show More Summary
Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair is to give a speech on Friday in which he will encourage pro-European British citizens to “rise up” against Brexit. Blair will say that the British people voted to leave the European Union “without knowledge of the true terms of Brexit” and should have the...
Former British prime minister Tony Blair on Friday urged Britons who support the European Union to "rise up" and persuade Brexit voters to change their mind about leaving the bloc in a high-profile speech. "This is not the time for retreat,...Show More Summary
LONDON — British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has lambasted Tony Blair's "bare-faced effrontery" after the former prime minister called on British people to "rise up" and prevent the UK from leaving the European Union. In a speech...Show More Summary
In a fiery speech delivered in London aimed to show U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May that she won’t get everything her own way, former British Prime Minister Tony Blair Tony Blair urged opponents of Brexit to “rise up” and fight to change...Show More Summary
Former Prime Minister Tony Blair called on the British people to "rise up" against a "hard Brexit" and to stop Britain leaving the European Union. "The people voted without knowledge of the terms of Brexit," he said at an event in London on Friday. "As the terms become clear it is their right to change their mind. Show More Summary
LONDON (Reuters) - Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair will outline his "mission" to persuade people to "rise up" and change their minds on Brexit on Friday, arguing that the vote to leave the European Union poses a threat to the future of the country.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump was wasting his time deriding the media over their coverage of his administration, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said on Friday, citing the example of British wartime leader Winston Churchill.