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England

British PM promises new EU talks in bid to salvage Brexit deal

Prime Minister Theresa May said Monday she would seek further talks with Brussels to salvage her Brexit deal.

22 Jan 2019 11:23 AM

After MPs shred EU divorce deal, British PM unveils Brexit 'Plan B' to Parl

May's government survived a confidence vote on Wednesday and set about talks with figures from rival parties.

21 Jan 2019 9:20 AM

97-year-old Prince Philip spotted driving without seatbelt just days after crash

The Duke of Edinburgh has been pictured back behind the wheel of a new Land Rover.

20 Jan 2019 2:22 PM

UK PM's office says MP Brexit moves 'extremely concerning'

Downing Street blasted reported moves by lawmakers seeking to rewrite the rules of the House of Commons.

20 Jan 2019 10:04 AM

'No injuries of concern' for Prince Philip, 97, after car crash

The accident stirred up what The Sun described as Britain's "age-old debate" about whether and when the elderly should give up driving.

19 Jan 2019 4:55 PM

Britain’s 97-yr-old Prince Philip escapes unhurt from car crash near royal estate

A palace spokeswoman later confirmed Philip was at the wheel and was checked by a doctor afterwards.

18 Jan 2019 8:29 AM

May wins confidence vote, calls on MPs to work together to deliver Brexit

Speaking outside 10 Downing Street after the voting, May said the government has won the confidence of Parliament.

17 Jan 2019 8:24 AM

May faces vote of no confidence: How will it work?

The vote was called by main opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn

16 Jan 2019 10:41 AM

'Humiliated': British press says Theresa May 'crushed' by defeat

Daily papers said May's deal was sunk after huge vote against agreement and she is prepared to fight a no-confidence motion on Wednesday.

16 Jan 2019 8:40 AM

Theresa suffers defeat over Brexit deal, triggers no-confidence motion

The crushing defeat marks collapse of May's 2-yr strategy of forging amicable divorce with close ties to EU after March 29 exit.

16 Jan 2019 8:33 AM

Thieves steal 'beautiful' giant bronze hippo in England

The Kent Police shared a post on Facebook appealing for information on the statue.

15 Jan 2019 11:58 AM

Decision time as British MPs vote on Brexit deal

Few expect the deal to pass

15 Jan 2019 10:55 AM

British PM Theresa May loses key vote on Brexit procedure in Parliament

The contentious amendment was passed by 308 votes in favour to 297 against it.

09 Jan 2019 8:51 PM

Under new law, Saudi women to be notified of divorce via text message

The new law is seen as way to end secret divorces and ensure women are aware of marital status so they can protect rights such as alimony.

07 Jan 2019 8:35 AM

Iran says despite US sanctions, it has found new 'potential' oil buyers

Washington seeks to bring Iranian oil exports to zero in order to curb Tehran’s missile and nuclear programs.

05 Jan 2019 3:01 PM

UK Cabinet to consider 'no-deal' Brexit preparations

May’s govt. had been taking the prospect of no deal seriously for a while, but that it was ‘right and proper’ to prepare for a disorderly Brexit.

18 Dec 2018 4:55 PM

Meghan Markle's father appeals to UK Queen to get daughter back in touch

Thomas Markle said he had not had contact with his daughter for months and repeated text messages to Meghan had gone unanswered.

17 Dec 2018 5:14 PM

Theresa May slams Tony Blair for Brexit meddling by pitching for second referendum

May accused Tony Blair’s intervention as an "insult" to the office of Prime Minister which he once held.

17 Dec 2018 4:05 PM

Theresa May survives confidence vote over Brexit deal

May won backing of 200 Conservative lawmakers, but 117 voted to oust her and only after she conceded she would step down before 2022 poll.

13 Dec 2018 9:48 AM

Conservative UK lawmakers trigger no-confidence vote against Theresa May

May could be toppled if 158 of her 315 lawmakers vote against her.

12 Dec 2018 2:14 PM