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Britain's May bows to Brexit pressure in parliament

Britain's May bows to Brexit pressure in parliament

Prime Minister Theresa May has come under fire from both wings of her party over a hard-won Brexit plan.

Trump says relationship with UK is very, very strong

Trump says relationship with UK is very, very strong

After publicly criticising British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit strategy, US President Donald Trump said that the relationship was "very, very strong."

UK PM sets out vision for future ties after Brexit

UK PM sets out vision for future ties after Brexit

Prime Minister Theresa May published her blueprint for relations with the European Union after Brexit on Thursday.

After UK-US spats, Trump flies in to turmoil in Britain

After UK-US spats, Trump flies in to turmoil in Britain

Donald Trump arrives in Britain on Thursday for his first visit as US president, flying into a whirlwind of protests against him and political turmoil over Brexit.

Novichok patient no longer critical: UK hospital

Novichok patient no longer critical: UK hospital

Charlie Rowley's condition had improve overnight and was now "serious, but stable".

Britain to fine Facebook over data breach

Britain to fine Facebook over data breach

The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) began investigating the social media giant earlier this year.

Britain plans to send extra 440 troops to Afghanistan

Britain plans to send extra 440 troops to Afghanistan

The extra troops will be from the Welsh Guards regiment, with around half deploying in August and a second contingent to follow in February.

PM May seeks unity amid turmoil over Brexit strategy

PM May seeks unity amid turmoil over Brexit strategy

Theresa May has been wrestling with how to enact Brexit without jeopardising business with the world's biggest trading bloc of 27 countries whilst forging new global deals.

Trump to meet May, Queen Elizabeth during UK visit

Trump to meet May, Queen Elizabeth during UK visit

Donald Trump will arrive from the Nato summit in Brussels on Thursday.

UK holds emergency meeting on new nerve agent case

UK holds emergency meeting on new nerve agent case

Britain is holding an emergency cabinet meeting on Thursday over a couple who were left critically ill after being exposed to the same nerve agent used on a former Russian spy earlier this year.

Two people fall critically ill near UK nerve poisoning town

Two people fall critically ill near UK nerve poisoning town

British police said Wednesday that two people are in a critical condition in a Salisbury hospital after being exposed to an ‘unknown substance’ not far from where former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter were poisoned.

BP launches $28bn Azerbaijan gas pipeline

BP launches $28bn Azerbaijan gas pipeline

British petroleum giant BP has started operating a $28-billion pipeline in Azerbaijan to supply gas to Turkey and elsewhere in Europe, the company said Monday.