UK awaits new PM as May quits tomorrow
The United Kingdom will today know its new premier preparatory to tomorrow’s resignation of Prime Minister Theresa May.
UK voices 'extreme disappointment' to Iran over seized tanker
British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said he told his Iranian counterpart Saturday of his "extreme disappointment" after Tehran seized a UK-flagged tanker in the Gulf.
UK PM contenders say EU will drop Irish backstop for Brexit deal
The two candidates vying to become Britain's next prime minister both said Friday they believe the EU will agree on a Brexit deal this year without the controversial "backstop" provision for the Irish border.
UK's Hunt says Trump comments 'disrespectful and wrong'
British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt on Tuesday said US President Donald Trump was "disrespectful and wrong" in making disparaging remarks about outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May and her ambassador to Washington.
UK's Hunt urges leadership rival Johnson not to be 'coward'
Jeremy Hunt, the underdog in a bitter battle with Boris Johnson to become Britain's next prime minister, on Monday called on his rival not to be "a coward" trying to "avoid scrutiny" over a domestic row.
Top Tory leadership candidate admits having taken cocaine
One of the leading contenders to replace Theresa May as Britain's next prime minister has admitted to using cocaine two decades ago. Environment Secretary Michael Gove, who is among the frontrunners to succeed May after she resigned as Conservative Party leader on Friday, said he regretted it. "About 20 years ago before I was married,…
UK says may have to delay Brexit to pass necessary laws
Britain may need to delay Brexit to pass legislation to implement the split with the European Union, Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said Thursday.
Trump has 'black and white' world view: UK foreign minister
British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt on Friday criticised Donald Trump's view of the world after the US president's announcement of a withdrawal of American troops...