Who will be next UK PM? Five leaders jostle to succeed David Cameron, Johnson quits race

Who will be next UK PM? Five leaders jostle to succeed David Cameron, Johnson quits race

Five contenders emerged on Thursday in the race to become the next Prime Minister of Britain following David Cameron's decision to quit.

Brexit campaigner Gove bids to succeed Cameron as UK premier

Brexit campaigner Gove bids to succeed Cameron as UK premier

Leading Brexit campaigner and Justice Minister Michael Gove announced a surprise bid to succeed David Cameron.

EU meets without Britain for first time since Brexit vote

EU meets without Britain for first time since Brexit vote

German Chancellor Angela Merkel warned British Prime Minister David Cameron could not "cherry-pick" the terms of the exit negotiation.

Britain wins Brexit breathing space at gloomy EU summit

Britain wins Brexit breathing space at gloomy EU summit

EU leaders have given Britain breathing space by accepting it needed time to absorb a shock Brexit vote before triggering a divorce but insisted the crunch move could not wait months.

EU`s Juncker says Britain doesn`t have `months to meditate`

Britain does not have "months to meditate" on the next steps following the Brexit vote, European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker said Tuesday.

Cameron tells EU free movement reform `key` to post-Brexit ties: UK govt source

Cameron tells EU free movement reform `key` to post-Brexit ties: UK govt source

Prime Minister David Cameron told EU leaders Tuesday they should consider reforming rules on freedom of movement, a Downing Street source said, after Britain voted to leave the bloc.

Chancellor Angela Merkel tells Britain no 'cherry-picking' in Brexit talks

Chancellor Angela Merkel tells Britain no 'cherry-picking' in Brexit talks

Chancellor Angela Merkel told Britain on Tuesday it will not be able to cherry-pick the parts of the European Union it wants, such as the single market, without accepting principles like free movement when it negotiates its exit from the bloc.

Europe presses Britain for quick exit to limit global fallout

Europe presses Britain for quick exit to limit global fallout

Britain faced angry calls from other European leaders to act quickly to resolve the political and economic chaos unleashed by its vote to leave the European Union which the IMF said could put pressure on global growth.

British PM meeting EU leaders in Brussels over Brexit vote today

British PM meeting EU leaders in Brussels over Brexit vote today

British Prime Minister David Cameron will meet the European Union leaders in Brussels today, as the bloc meets to discuss the why Britain voted Brexit.

'I'm still alive' jokes Queen Elizabeth on N Ireland visit

'I'm still alive' jokes Queen Elizabeth on N Ireland visit

The Queen has not yet issued a statement following the shock result of British referendum to 'leave' EU

Osborne rules himself out of race to succeed PM Cameron: Report

Chancellor George Osborne, in an article published in the Times newspaper, has ruled himself out of the running to succeed Prime Minister David Cameron, British media reported on Monday

Preparing for Brexit, Britain may see new PM by early September

Preparing for Brexit, Britain may see new PM by early September

Britain could have a new prime minister by early September, the ruling Conservative Party said on Monday, after David Cameron started laying the groundwork for his successor to trigger the country`s exit from the European Union.

UK pensions minister Crabb considering bid to succeed PM Cameron: Report

UK pensions minister Crabb considering bid to succeed PM Cameron: Report

Britain`s work and pensions minister Stephen Crabb is considering a bid to succeed Prime Minister David Cameron, Sky News reported on Monday, citing sources.

Brexit: Could Britain's withdrawal from EU still be averted?

Brexit: Could Britain's withdrawal from EU still be averted?

Could Britain`s parliament, a future prime minister or even a second referendum effectively annul the Brexit vote? Constitutional experts say not in the short-term, but the future is uncertain.

Brexit vote sends new shocks through financial markets, political chaos deepens

Brexit vote sends new shocks through financial markets, political chaos deepens

Britain`s decision to leave the European Union sent new shockwaves through financial markets on Monday, with the pound falling despite the country`s leaders` attempts to ease political and economic turmoil unleashed by the move. 

British EU vote unnerves world leaders and markets

Britain plunged deeper into political crisis on Sunday after its vote to leave the European Union last Thursday, leaving world officials and financial markets confused about how to handle the political and economic fallout.

''No need to write, David,'' impatient EU tells Cameron

''No need to write, David,'' impatient EU tells Cameron

Britain need not send a formal letter to the European Union to trigger a two-year countdown to its exit from the bloc, EU officials said, implying British Prime Minister David Cameron could start the process when he speaks at a summit on Tuesday.

David Cameron's successor - Britain's next Prime Minister: Who, how and when?

David Cameron's successor - Britain's next Prime Minister: Who, how and when?

Prime Minister David Cameron`s decision to resign after he lost the campaign to keep Britain in the EU triggered a leadership contest in his Conservative party, the winner of which will replace him in Downing Street.

David Cameron calls on LGBT community to live 'freely'

UK Prime Minister David Cameron on Saturday called out to the world's LGBT community to live "freely and openly".

Britain's EU commissioner steps down after Brexit vote

 Britain's European Commissioner Jonathan Hill announces that he will stand down following his country's decision to leave the EU, saying he was "very disappointed" but "what is done cannot be undone."