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Labour warned more MPs ‘thinking hard’ about futures

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMPs resign from Labour over Brexit and anti-Semitism More Labour MPs could quit the party unless it listens to their concerns, Jeremy Corbyn has been warned.Following the decision of seven Labour MPs to walk out on Monday, colleagues expressed anger with the leadership during a “tense” meeting…

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Labour urges government to back customs union Brexit plan ahead of Brussels visit

FILE PHOTO: Britain’s opposition Labour Party leader, Jeremy Corbyn, speaks at a conference on alternative models of ownership, in central London, Britain February 10, 2018. REUTERS/Simon Dawson/File PhotoLONDON (Reuters) – British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will on Tuesday urge the government to adopt his party’s Brexit plan for a permanent customs union with the…

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Seven lawmakers quit Labour Party citing Brexit ‘betrayal’, anti-Semitism

LONDON (Reuters) – Seven Labour lawmakers quit on Monday over leader Jeremy Corbyn’s approach to Brexit and a row over anti-Semitism, saying Britain’s main opposition party had been “hijacked by the machine politics of the hard left”. In a direct challenge to Corbyn, the seven centrist MPs said they were courting others from across parliament…

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Scotland to step up efforts to keep EU citizens after Brexit, Sturgeon says

EDINBURGH (Reuters) – Scotland will step up efforts to persuade EU citizens to stay after Brexit, its First Minister will tell French lawmakers on Tuesday, amid concerns about potential workforce shortages in the largest of the United Kingdom’s three smaller nations. FILE PHOTO: Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon makes a statement to the Scottish Parliament…

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Jean-Claude Juncker: Brexit delay beyond EU election is possible

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker | Aris Oikonomou/AFP via Getty Images Jean-Claude Juncker: Brexit delay beyond EU election is possible ‘If such a request were to be made, no one in Europe would oppose it,’ Commission president said. By Hans von der Burchard 2/18/19, 9:07 PM CET Updated 2/18/19, 9:37 PM CET European Commission President…