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Labour opposition says preparing to vote against May's Brexit deal

10:51pm BST

LIVERPOOL, England Britain's main opposition Labour Party is preparing to vote against any deal Prime Minister Theresa May clinches with the EU as it is increasingly unlikely to meet the tests Labour has set out, its Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer will say on Tuesday.

Labour keeps second Brexit referendum on table

2:54pm BST

LIVERPOOL, England Britain's opposition Labour Party will vote this week to keep a second Brexit referendum as an option if Theresa May fails to pass her plan to quit the European Union through parliament, heaping pressure on a struggling prime minister.

Labour plans to make companies give shares to workers

2:13pm BST

LIVERPOOL, England Large companies would be forced to transfer as much as 10 percent of their shares to their workers under plans set out by Britain's opposition Labour Party on Monday.

UK opposition leader will back second Brexit vote if party wants it

23 Sep 2018

LIVERPOOL, England British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday he would back a second Brexit referendum if his Labour Party votes to pursue the move, heaping pressure on Prime Minister Theresa May, whose plans for a divorce deal with the EU have hit an impasse.

No special treatment for EU citizens after Brexit, report recommends

18 Sep 2018

LONDON Britain should not give preferential treatment to European Union workers in its post-Brexit immigration system but should prioritise the higher-skilled, a report commissioned by the British government said on Tuesday.

No special treatment for EU citizens after Brexit, report recommends

18 Sep 2018

LONDON Britain should not give preferential treatment to European Union workers in its post-Brexit immigration system but should prioritize the higher-skilled, a report commissioned by the British government said on Tuesday.

Britain and EU 'closing in' on a Brexit agreement, Raab says

15 Sep 2018

LONDON Britain and the European Union are "closing in" on a withdrawal agreement, Brexit minister Dominic Raab said on Friday, before a meeting of European leaders in Salzburg next week. | Video

Britain and EU "closing in" on a Brexit agreement, Raab says

14 Sep 2018

LONDON, Sept 14 Britain and the European Union are "closing in" on a withdrawal agreement, Brexit minister Dominic Raab said on Friday, ahead of a meeting by European leaders in Salzburg next week.

'No-deal' Brexit would complicate driving, data and roaming, UK says

13 Sep 2018

LONDON Leaving the European Union without a divorce deal could increase Britons' mobile phone roaming charges, upset data sharing and force motorists to get an international licence to drive in Europe, the government said on Thursday.

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