Other News

eu-still-sees-no-reworking-of-brexit-deal

EU still sees no reworking of Brexit deal

FILE PHOTO: European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker holds a news conference after an extraordinary European Union leaders summit to discuss Brexit, in Brussels, Belgium April 11, 2019. REUTERS/Yves HermanBRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Commission again ruled out on Tuesday any reopening of the withdrawal treaty negotiated with Britain last year after a media report in…

uk-government-focused-on-passing-brexit-law,-talks-with-labour-party-continue-–-spokesman

UK government focused on passing Brexit law, talks with Labour Party continue – spokesman

Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May and her husband Philip leave church in Sonning, Britain April 21, 2019. REUTERS/Hannah McKayLONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May’s government is focused on passing the law it needs to ratify Britain’s exit from the European Union, May’s spokesman said on Tuesday. The spokesman told reporters talks with the Labour…

change-uk-launches-european-election-campaign

Change UK launches European election campaign

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption Eight Labour MPs and three Tories left their parties in February to form the new grouping Change UK is launching its campaign for the European Parliamentary elections on 23 May.The party – formerly known as The Independent Group – is made up of 11 MPs who quit Labour and…

brexit:-cross-party-talks-to-resume

Brexit: Cross-party talks to resume

Image copyright PA The government will resume Brexit talks with the Labour Party as MPs return to Westminster following the Easter break.Cabinet ministers, including the PM’s de facto deputy, David Lidington, will meet senior opposition figures in an attempt to solve the Brexit impasse.But the resumption of talks has provoked anger among a number of…

liam-fox-warns-eu-will-get-‘disruptive-and-resentful’-british-meps

Liam Fox warns EU will get ‘disruptive and resentful’ British MEPs

Britain's International Trade Secretary Liam Fox | Adrian Dennis/AFP via Getty Images Liam Fox warns EU will get ‘disruptive and resentful’ British MEPs Trouble ahead for bloc if Britain takes part in European Parliament election, UK trade secretary suggests. By Carmen Paun 4/21/19, 11:18 AM CET Updated 4/21/19, 11:21 AM CET Liam Fox, Britain’s trade…

merkel-‘highly-qualified’-for-top-eu-job,-says-juncker

Merkel ‘highly qualified’ for top EU job, says Juncker

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker | Aris Oikonomou/AFP via Getty Images Merkel ‘highly qualified’ for top EU job, says Juncker Commission president says German chancellor is ‘a lovable work of art.’ By James Randerson 4/20/19, 11:40 AM CET Updated 4/23/19, 5:43 AM CET Angela Merkel would be “highly qualified” for a senior EU position once…