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    May seeks to sell new Brexit delay

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on April 12, 2019

    British prime minister Theresa May will try to convince her splintered country Thursday to accept a Brexit delay of up to six months she secured...

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    Merkel backs longer Brexit delay than London seeking

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 12:00am on April 11, 2019

    German chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday that she was open to giving Britain more time to arrange its exit from the EU than the June...

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    British MPs pass law to block no-deal Brexit

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on April 10, 2019

    British MPs on Monday passed a new law aimed at preventing a no-deal Brexit this week by obliging the government to ask EU leaders for...

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    Brexit hangs in the balance: Labour says no breakthrough yet

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on April 09, 2019

    The opposition Labour Party said on Monday that prime minister Theresa May had so far failed to convince it to support a divorce deal, two...

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    Thousands protest at climate change in Switzerland

    Agene-France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 12:00am on April 08, 2019

    Tens of thousands of people demonstrated Saturday in several Swiss cities against climate change, the Swiss news agency Keystone-ATS reported.Around 50,000 marched in all, the...

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    May warns deal with opposition only way to secure Brexit

    Agene-France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:35pm on April 07, 2019

    UK prime minister Theresa May on Saturday defended her decision to turn to Britain’s main opposition to get her EU divorce deal approved, warning without...

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    UK issues passports without ‘European Union’ on cover

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:56am on April 07, 2019

    Britain has begun issuing passports with the words ‘European Union’ removed from the front cover — despite Brexit being delayed and its political leaders deadlocked...

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    Tensions at migrant camp in N Greece

    Agence France-Presse . Diavata, Greece | Updated at 12:08am on April 07, 2019

    New tensions erupted on Saturday outside a migrant camp in northern Greece between migrants and Greek police who prevented them from advancing towards the border...

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    Amal Clooney named UK media freedom envoy

    Agence France-Presse . Dinard, France | Updated at 12:02am on April 07, 2019

    Prominent human rights lawyer Amal Clooney said it had ‘never been more dangerous to report the news’ on Friday as she was appointed special envoy...

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    May asks EU to delay Brexit till June 30

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on April 06, 2019

    Prime minister Theresa May asked the European Union on Friday to delay Britain’s departure from the bloc until June 30, with the extension ending earlier...