United Kingdom

LeaveEU group slammed for 'disgusting anti-Muslim post'

Muslim and Jewish groups denounce Brexit campaign group and demand apology for 'shocking' post on Twitter.

Leave.EU group slammed over tweet 'smearing UK Muslims'

Politics

Brexit: 'I didn't know this would happen'

Britain will leave the EU on March 29, 2019, at 23:00 GMT, but not everyone is optimistic about it.

Opinion

Could Britain hold the answer to Europe's woes?

If it commits to reversing Brexit, British Labour Party could play an important role in making Europe fairer.

Nick Dearden

by Nick Dearden

Nick Dearden

Brexit

Theresa May sets out vision on trade with EU post-Brexit

The British prime minister said that some policies would look similar to EU rules, while others would shift away, but she has rejected EU proposals on several key sticking points.

European Union

UK rejects EU plan to keep Northern Ireland in customs union

PM Theresa May said measures set out in a draft proposal by the EU threatened the UK's 'constitutional integrity'.

Counting the Cost

Ireland's economy in a post-Brexit world

Ciaran Cannon, the Irish minister of state at the Dept of Foreign Affairs and Trade, discusses borders, peace and trade.

Counting the Cost

Middle East in transition: Oil, women and the IMF

IMF chief Christine Lagarde discusses the role of women in the Middle East and changing economic winds in the region.

United Kingdom

Theresa May: 'UK committed to Europe's future security'

Speaking at Munich Security Conference, UK PM calls for continuation of European security cooperation even after Brexit.

Theresa May: 'UK committed to Europe's future security'

Counting the Cost

Why post-Brexit UK is 'less attractive' for China

China wants to wait for a final Brexit deal before making big trade commitments to Britain, says economist Jianwei Xu.

Europe

France-UK relations: Leaders meet to discuss security

British Prime Minister Theresa May and French President Emmanuel Macron have vowed to continue cooperating on a range of issues, after the UK leaves the European Union.

Brexit

Northern Ireland future unclear post-Brexit

Without a functioning government in Northern Ireland, details of the post-Brexit relationship with the Republic of Ireland remain unresolved and, more than esoteric trade laws, the very peace deal that ended 'the Troubles' could be at stake.

Brexit

Brexit win or cringe? UK reacts to new blue passport

Anti-EU right wing celebrates return of pre-EU colour but others are less enthusiastic.

Brexit win or cringe? UK reacts to new blue passport

Brexit

May to EU citizens: 'I want you to stay' after Brexit

Back from Brussels Prime Minister Theresa May wrote an open letter to the citizens of other European Union states.

May to EU citizens: 'I want you to stay' after Brexit

Brexit

British MPs vote to have final say on Brexit deal

British politicians vote in favour of giving parliament the final say on any withdrawal deal with the European Union.

May loses Brexit vote in parliament before EU summit

Brexit

Ireland and Brexit: Five things you need to know

The Republic of Ireland, an EU member state, is the only country to share a land border with the UK.

Ireland and Brexit: Five things you need to know