Theresa May suggests the best Brexit idea

UK's Prime Minister Theresa May defended on Saturday her decision to turn to the country's main opposition to get her EU divorce deal approved, warning without cross-party consensus Brexit could "slip through our fingers". The beleaguered leader opened talks this week with the Labour Party in a bid to break months of stubborn opposition in parliament to the withdrawal agreement she struck with … Continue reading Theresa May suggests the best Brexit idea

PM confirms new date for Brexit vote

  Prime Minister Theresa May said Monday that the postponed vote in Parliament on Britain's Brexit agreement with the European Union will be held on 14 January, more than a month after it was originally scheduled and just 10 weeks before Britain leaves the EU. But even as May insisted she could salvage her unpopular … Continue reading PM confirms new date for Brexit vote

Richard Branson should lose his knighthood, says John McDonnell.

Image shows Virgin's founder and CEO Sir Richard Branson. British tycoon Sir Richard Branson is a "tax exile" and should be stripped of his knighthood, Labour Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell has suggested. Mr McDonnell told the Sunday Mirror Sir Richard wanted to "undermine" democracy, after a row over Jeremy Corbyn's journey on a Virgin train. Image … Continue reading Richard Branson should lose his knighthood, says John McDonnell.