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As Brexit talks progress, UK PM May struggles to find support at home

12 Oct 2018

LONDON, Oct 12 British Prime Minister Theresa May was struggling on Friday to find consensus on Brexit proposals that would be acceptable to her ministers, her Conservative Party and the Northern Irish lawmakers who prop up her minority government.

Tony Blair sees 50-50 chance of another Brexit referendum

11 Oct 2018

LONDON Former British leader Tony Blair said there was a 50-50 chance of another Brexit referendum as Prime Minister Theresa May will be unlikely to secure a parliamentary majority for any divorce deal.

UK cyber security agency backs Apple, Amazon China hack denials

05 Oct 2018

LONDON/SAN FRANCISCO Britain's national cyber security agency said on Friday it had no reason to doubt the assessments made by Apple Inc and Amazon.com Inc challenging a Bloomberg report that their systems contained malicious computer chips inserted by Chinese intelligence services.

Factbox - What is Russia's GRU military intelligence agency?

05 Oct 2018

LONDON The West has accused Russia's military intelligence agency (GRU) of running what it described as a global hacking campaign, targeting institutions from sports anti-doping bodies to a nuclear power company and the chemical weapons watchdog.

West accuses 'pariah state' Russia of global hacking campaign

05 Oct 2018

LONDON/THE HAGUE/WASHINGTON Western countries issued coordinated denunciations of Russia on Thursday for running what they described as a global hacking campaign, targeting institutions from sports anti-doping bodies to a nuclear power company and the chemical weapons watchdog. | Video

Britain says Russian military intelligence behind host of global cyber attacks

04 Oct 2018

THE HAGUE Britain accused Russian military intelligence on Thursday of directing a host of cyber attacks aimed at undermining Western democracies by sowing confusion in everything from the 2016 U.S. presidential election to the global chemical weapons watchdog. | Video

Britain says Russian military intelligence behind host of global cyber attacks

04 Oct 2018

LONDON, Oct 4 Britain accused Russian military intelligence on Thursday of directing a host of cyber attacks aimed at undermining Western democracies by sowing confusion in everything from sport to transport and the 2016 U.S. presidential election.

Boris Johnson demands May scrap her Brexit proposals

28 Sep 2018

LONDON Brexit hardliner Boris Johnson called on Prime Minister Theresa May to rip up her plan for Britain's departure from the European Union, ratcheting up pressure on May as she prepares to face her divided party at its annual conference next week.

May challenges EU as Brexit talks hit 'impasse', sterling tumbles

22 Sep 2018

LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Friday that Brexit talks with the European Union had hit an impasse, defiantly challenging the bloc to come up with its own plans a day after EU leaders savaged her proposals. | Video

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