Brexit

First David Davis, now Foreign Secretary Boris resigns in protest of May's Brexit plan

First David Davis, now Foreign Secretary Boris resigns in protest of May's Brexit plan

The two departures raise the stakes for Theresa May, who believed that she had secured a hard-won agreement with her deeply divided cabinet of ministers.

Jul 09, 2018, 20:48 PM IST
Status update? Election Commission to rethink working with Facebook, says Chief Election Commissioner OP Rawat

Status update? Election Commission to rethink working with Facebook, says Chief Election Commissioner OP Rawat

The CEC said the Constitutional body is taking the possible data breaches and their misuse very seriously.

Mar 23, 2018, 10:19 AM IST
Unilever picks Rotterdam for HQ as Britain loses the battle before Brexit?

Unilever picks Rotterdam for HQ as Britain loses the battle before Brexit?

Unilever was forced to act to improve its operations and profitability after it fought off one of the biggest takeovers ever proposed in early 2017.

Mar 15, 2018, 19:17 PM IST
Bank of England rate hike warning spooks markets

Bank of England rate hike warning spooks markets

The Bank of England (BoE) on Thursday froze interest rates at 0.5 percent, but warned borrowing costs could rise more quickly than expected to bring down inflation, sparking fresh turmoil in the markets.

Feb 09, 2018, 00:31 AM IST
Eurozone economy growth hits highest in decade

Eurozone economy growth hits highest in decade

Economic growth in the Eurozone hit 2.5%, far ahead of the 1.8% reached a year earlier.

Jan 30, 2018, 16:24 PM IST
EU accuses Russia of 'orchestrated' disinformation campaign

EU accuses Russia of 'orchestrated' disinformation campaign

The European Union on Wednesday accused Russia of pumping out thousands of pieces of disinformation in an "orchestrated strategy" aimed at destabilising the bloc.

Jan 17, 2018, 23:14 PM IST
UK should rejoin European Commission after Brexit: EU chief

UK should rejoin European Commission after Brexit: EU chief

The President of the European Commission on Wednesday said he would like Britain to re-join the EU after Brexit.

Jan 17, 2018, 18:27 PM IST
UK passports to change from burgundy to blue after Brexit

UK passports to change from burgundy to blue after Brexit

The country will phase out the current burgundy colour travel document -- used across the EU -- following Brexit, when it will no longer be required to conform to the bloc's rules.

Dec 22, 2017, 17:32 PM IST
British PM Theresa May forces her deputy to resign over pornography scandal

British PM Theresa May forces her deputy to resign over pornography scandal

Theresa May forced Damian Green, to resign for lying about whether he knew pornography had been found on computers in his parliamentary office.

Dec 21, 2017, 16:01 PM IST
EU wants Brexit transition to end December 2020

EU wants Brexit transition to end December 2020

Chief EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said that "all EU policies will still apply" during the transition to a new relationship between London and Brussels after Britain leaves the bloc in March 2019.

Dec 21, 2017, 00:03 AM IST
EU opens next Brexit phase but warns `difficult` talks ahead

EU opens next Brexit phase but warns `difficult` talks ahead

European Union leaders agreed Friday to open crucial talks on a future relationship with Britain once it leaves the bloc.

Dec 15, 2017, 23:57 PM IST
May 'disappointed' by UK vote but 'on course to deliver Brexit'

May 'disappointed' by UK vote but 'on course to deliver Brexit'

"I'm disappointed with the amendment but actually the EU Withdrawal bill is making good progress through the House of Commons and we're on course to deliver on Brexit," May said.

Dec 14, 2017, 21:02 PM IST
Brexit 'no deal' is massively less probable after EU agreement: Minister

Brexit 'no deal' is massively less probable after EU agreement: Minister

"I think no deal has become massively less probable after the decisions of last Friday," Davis told parliament.

Dec 14, 2017, 15:48 PM IST
EU President Donald Tusk to make statement Friday on Brexit

EU President Donald Tusk to make statement Friday on Brexit

EU President Donald Tusk will make a statement Friday on Brexit, the EU council said, as Britain and the bloc hope to agree terms to their divorce.

Dec 08, 2017, 00:08 AM IST
EU sets Sunday deadline for British PM after 'no white smoke' on Brexit

EU sets Sunday deadline for British PM after 'no white smoke' on Brexit

The European Commission said on Thursday that there was still "no white smoke" on a Brexit deal and set a limit of Sunday for British Prime Minister Theresa May to return to Brussels with an acceptable deal.

Dec 07, 2017, 18:39 PM IST
UK, Irish split on border as key Brexit deadline nears

UK, Irish split on border as key Brexit deadline nears

Britain will decide on the Irish border issue only once talks about its post-Brexit arrangements with the European Union are underway, trade minister Liam Fox reiterated today.

Nov 27, 2017, 07:42 AM IST
45 Twitter accounts, spreading propaganda on Brexit and Trump, suspended

45 Twitter accounts, spreading propaganda on Brexit and Trump, suspended

The handles were spreading propaganda related to Brexit, US President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel

Nov 25, 2017, 10:34 AM IST
Britain hikes Brexit pot, slashes growth forecasts

Britain hikes Brexit pot, slashes growth forecasts

Hammond said the government would make progress on achieving agreement on implementing Brexit "a top priority in the weeks ahead".

Nov 22, 2017, 19:49 PM IST

Europe will not pause during German crisis: European Union

The EU will push ahead with plans for post-Brexit reforms of the euro later this month despite the collapse of German Chancellor Angela Merkel`s coalition talks, the European Commission said Tuesday.

Nov 21, 2017, 17:28 PM IST

Amsterdam wins battle to host EU medicines agency after Brexit

Amsterdam on Monday won a fierce fight to host the European Medicines Agency after it leaves London, securing one of the most prized spoils of Britain`s decision to leave the EU.

Nov 21, 2017, 00:48 AM IST

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