Brexit

'Substantial cost' to UK economy in no-deal Brexit, warns IMF

No-deal Brexit will cause 'shock to supply' of goods, shrink UK's economy and reduce value of its currency, says IMF.

'Substantial cost' to UK economy in no-deal Brexit, warns IMF

Brexit

Theresa May warns rebel MPs back my Brexit plan or face no deal

British prime minister tells the BBC that the only alternative to her potential Brexit deal with the EU is no deal.

Theresa May warns rebel MPs back my Brexit plan or face no deal

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London Mayor Khan calls for fresh Brexit referendum

In an editorial for the Observer newspaper, the Labour Party politician said Brexit would cause job losses.

London Mayor Sadiq Khan calls for second referendum on Brexit

Brexit

UK union polls show backing for new Brexit referendum

YouGov poll shows 68 percent of members of three biggest unions want rerun of referendum on UK's membership of the EU.

UK trade union polls show backing for second EU referendum

Science & Technology

Hackable humans and digital dictators: Q&A with Yuval Noah Harari

New technologies are the biggest challenges facing humanity says the best-selling Sapiens and Homo Deus author.

Brexit

UK outlines contingency plan in event of 'no-deal' Brexit

Brexit secretary releases documents advising companies and the public on how to prepare if no deal is reached with EU.

UK outlines contingency plan in event of 'no-deal' Brexit

Brexit

Britain sets out plans for 'no-deal' Brexit

Document details contingency planning if Britain leaves the European Union in March with no transition deal.

Britain sets out plans for 'no-deal' Brexit

Head to Head

Is it time to rethink democracy?

Economist Dambisa Moyo on why she believes Western democracy is in crisis and how she plans to fix it.

United Kingdom

UK voters want referendum on final Brexit deal: poll

More than 40 percent of voters support 'final say' vote, YouGov poll reveals, before key UK-EU talks in October.

Brexit: UK voters back referendum on final deal, poll shows

Europe

EU position on Brexit must evolve: Theresa May

Predictions of Theresa May's political demise are still swirling as she struggles to reconcile opposing views within her party and the EU's negotiating position on Brexit.

Brexit

Brexit: UK PM May says Trump told her to sue the EU

US president told May to sue the EU instead of negotiating as she pushes to unite her party behind Brexit blueprint.

Brexit: UK PM May says Trump told her to sue the EU

United Kingdom

Trump baby blimp launches as US president meets May

Thousands gather in central London to protest Trump's visit as UK PM hosts the US president at Chequers.

Donald Trump

Trump says May's Brexit plan could kill hope of US trade deal

Against the backdrop of protests, Trump directly criticises PM May as he kicks off his working visit to the UK.

Trump says May's Brexit plan could kill hope of US trade deal

United Kingdom

UK calls for close economic ties in Brexit white paper

The document calls for close economic ties with the EU through a free trade area and a 'common rulebook' for goods.

UK calls for close economic ties in Brexit white paper

Inside Story

What will it take for a smooth Brexit?

As government ministers resign, Britain's prime minister is accused of being soft on divorce from the EU.