UK Prime Minister says she will offer Parliament a vote on holding a 2nd Brexit referendum; Sterling near session high vs. dollar

Map. History of UK conflict

24 August 2019
3 month ago
The European Parliament is to investigate Nigel Farage over Arron Banks expenses paid to him whilst he was a serving MEP, and never declared. This following our Channel 4 News investigation aired last week.
UK Prime Minister says she will offer Parliament a vote on holding a 2nd Brexit referendum; Sterling near session high vs. dollar3 month ago
UK Prime Minister says she will offer Parliament a vote on holding a 2nd Brexit referendum; Sterling near session high vs. dollar
She says if MPs want a Second EUReferendum they can have a vote on it But they must first pass her Withdrawal Agreement Bill at second reading3 month ago
She says if MPs want a Second #EUReferendum they can have a vote on it But they must first pass her Withdrawal Agreement Bill at second reading
3 month ago
Theresa May is announcing she is offering members of parliament a *new* Brexit deal
3 month ago
'One last chance' to leave the eu with a deal - says ⁦@theresa_may⁩ Govt will be under a legal obligation to complete work on 'alternative arrangments' to the backstop by the end of the 2020
3 month ago
PM's speech is called 'A new Brexit deal - seeking common ground in Parliament'
"Several" @RoyalAirForce F35s have left UK destined for RAF Akrotiri in Cyprus. Described as "routine training" and not directly related to Op Shader or Iran tensions
3 month ago
Penny Mordaunt criticises the use of chemical weapons by President Assad in Syria and says the UK remains "firm in its resolve" to respond appropriately to the use of chemical weapons.
VIDEO: Nigel Farage 'milkshaked' in Newcastle
3 month ago
British Foreign Secretary: The best solution to the crisis in the Middle East is the retreat of Iran from its destabilizing activities.
3 month ago
British Foreign Secretary Hunt says if US interests are attacked, they will retaliate, and that is something that the Iranians need to think about very, very carefully
Manchester Airport (MAN) has ran out of fuel. Due to aircraft stand congestion, no arrivals until 20:00 UTC, according to Eurocontrol. Flights are diverting; some airlines are operating positioning flights to alternate airports3 month ago
Manchester Airport (MAN) has ran out of fuel. Due to aircraft stand congestion, no arrivals until 20:00 UTC, according to Eurocontrol. Flights are diverting; some airlines are operating positioning flights to alternate airports
3 month ago
UK advises against all travel for British-Iranian dual nationals and for Iranian nationals who work for organisations seen as linked to UK government. Follows conviction this week of a British Council employee. Means even essential travel to Iran be avoided by dual nationals.
The Guardian's editor has just issued this new guidance to all staff on language to use when writing about climate change and the environment.3 month ago
The Guardian's editor has just issued this new guidance to all staff on language to use when writing about climate change and the environment.
3 month ago
British PM: Government negotiations with opposition Labor Party about BREXIT ended without agreement
3 month ago
Official - @jeremycorbyn writes to @theresa_may saying brexit talks have 'gone as far as they can'
3 month ago
British Foreign Secretary: We agree with the U.S. assessment on Iran's grave threat
Contingency plans in case the UK decides it has to remove personnel from Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait or Qatar have started to be activated, though this is only at a very early stage and is currently precautionary in case the crisis escalates, sources said.
3 month ago
UK raises threat level for personnel in Iraq due to 'heightened risk from Iran'
United States Navy Los Angles-class USS Olympia (SSN-717) arriving at HM Naval Base Gibraltar3 month ago
United States Navy Los Angles-class USS Olympia (SSN-717) arriving at HM Naval Base Gibraltar
UK MoD explains Maj. Gen. Ghika's comments: the UK has long been clear about our concerns over Iran's destabilizing behavior in the region3 month ago
UK MoD explains Maj. Gen. Ghika's comments: "the UK has long been clear about our concerns over Iran's destabilizing behavior in the region"
3 month ago
Eight-vehicle crash on A90 near Stonehaven
CENTCOM is pushing back on a statement made by a senior British general that "there has been no increased threat from Iranian-backed forces in Iraq and Syria.". CENTCOM says comments "run counter to the identified credible threats available to intelligence from U.S. and allies."
3 month ago
A Downing Street spokesman says the Prime Minister will bring back the Brexit withdrawal agreement bill to the House of Commons in the week beginning 3 June
3 month ago
A Downing Street spokesman has called the death of a man who appeared on ITV's 'The Jeremy Kyle Show' "deeply concerning" and said that "broadcasters and production companies have a responsibility for the mental health and wellbeing of participants"
3 month ago
High Court judges order that the former founder of the English Defence League, Stephen Yaxley-Lennon, who goes by the name Tommy Robinson, should face full contempt of court proceedings.
3 month ago
Jeremy Hunt calls for defence spending to increase above 2% of GDP because Britain has "to earn a central position on the world stage" after Brexit.
Juncker speaks in French at opening of EasternPartnership EaP10 conference, explains that "Everybody understands English but nobody understands England."
Swedish prosecutors have announced they are reopening an investigation into a rape allegation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange
3 month ago
Britain is concerned about the risk of a war between Iran and the United States in the Gulf
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