LONDON, Oct 21 British Prime Minister Boris
Johnson will try to put his Brexit deal to a vote in parliament
on Monday after he was forced by his opponents to send a letter
seeking a delay from the European Union.
LONDON Britain's exit from the European Union hung on a knife-edge on Friday as Prime Minister Boris Johnson scrambled to persuade doubters to rally behind his last-minute European Union divorce deal in an extraordinary vote in parliament.
LONDON, Oct 18 Britain's exit from the European
Union hung on a knife-edge on Friday as Prime Minister Boris
Johnson scrambled to convince doubters to rally behind his
last-minute European Union divorce deal in an extraordinary vote
LONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson's last-ditch attempt to clinch a Brexit deal was thrown into disarray just hours before a European Union summit on Thursday when the Northern Irish party he needs to help ratify any agreement refused to support it.
LONDON, Oct 17 Northern Ireland's Democratic
Unionist Party said it could not support the last-ditch Brexit
deal being proposed by Prime Minister Boris Johnson and the
European Union, a serious blow to Johnson just hours before the
bloc's leaders meet at a summit.
LONDON The United Kingdom's border risks being snarled up in a no-deal Brexit because as few as 30 percent of traders are prepared, the European Union would introduce controls and organised crime groups would exploit weaknesses, the National Audit Office said.
DOVER, England Dover, Europe's busiest ferry port, is as prepared for Brexit as it can be but there are uncertainties over the extent to which freight operators are ready for new declarations and whether France will keep goods moving, the port's chief executive said. | Video
LONDON Climate activists targeted BlackRock, the world's biggest asset manager, in London on Monday, demanding that major financial institutions starve fossil fuel companies of the money they need to build new mines, wells and pipelines.
LONDON/BRUSSELS A deal to smooth Britain's departure from the European Union hung in the balance on Monday after diplomats indicated the bloc wanted more concessions from Prime Minister Boris Johnson and said a full agreement was unlikely this week.