Gunman on run after killing three at Strasbourg Christmas market
A gunman killed at least three people and wounded a dozen others at the famed Christmas market in the French city of Strasbourg on Tuesday before fleeing...
May tours Europe in desperate bid to save Brexit deal
Embattled British Prime Minister Theresa May launched a tour of European capitals on Tuesday in a desperate bid to salvage her Brexit deal, a day after delaying a parliamentary vote on the text to avoid a crushing defeat.
UK lauds Africa’s achievements in Fintech
Deputy British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Laure Beaufils, has commended Africa’s increasingly impressive achievements in Fintech. She expressed this yesterday while delivering a keynote speech at the third annual Africa Fintech Festival held at the Landmark Event Centre, Lagos. Beaufils added that United Kingdom’s plan to be one of the G7 top investors in Africa…
British pound sinks on reports of Brexit vote delay
Pound sank Monday on reports that Prime Minister Theresa May will delay a Brexit deal vote on the eve of what was forecast to be a "huge" defeat, dealers said.
May to address lawmakers on probable Brexit vote delay
British Prime Minister Theresa May will on Monday address MPs amid reports she is set to postpone a parliamentary vote on her Brexit deal in a U-turn on the eve of what was expected to be a crushing defeat.
May says Brexit deal defeat could topple UK government
Prime Minister Theresa May warned on Sunday that parliament's rejection of her Brexit deal could leave Britain in the European Union and bring the opposition Labour Party to power. The embattled leader's message came with her government fearing a heavy defeat on Tuesday of the draft withdrawal agreement she signed with Brussels last month. Media…
UK's May ignores doubts on historic Brexit mission
Theresa May wants to go down in history as the prime minister who safely steered Britain out of Europe -- a cause she did not believe in when the Brexit referendum was held. The internal struggles and contradictions of the Oxford-educated daughter of a vicar reflect those tearing apart her island nation before its March…
Brexit doubts grow in Wales as crunch vote looms
The 12 stars of the European Union flag are on proud display across Swansea University's new campus. The EU helped finance the site, along with many other projects in Wales, which voted in favour of Brexit in 2016 but is now having doubts as the day approaches. "We've created real jobs. We've created jobs where…
Trump trips up May as she bids to sell Brexit deal
US President Donald Trump warned the Brexit deal could undermine UK-US trade just as the British prime minister launched a nationwide tour to whip up support Tuesday for an agreement that has divided Britain.
UK's May comes under fire over EU exit deal
British Prime Minister Theresa May faced parliamentary fury on Monday as she set off on the tricky task of convincing mutinous...