Brexit

MPs demand government hand over Brexit documents

Legislators back motion calling on UK gov't to publish material relating to no-deal Brexit, suspension of parliament.

Brexit: All the latest updates

AJ Impact

European car makers' profits threatened in electrification race

Slower global demand for cars, high manufacturing costs and looming fines put pressure on established car brands.

European car makers' profits threatened in electrification race

AJ Impact

EU stresses support for Cuba even as US hikes sanctions

The EU says it will continue helping Cuba to develop its economy following reimposition of US sanctions.

EU stresses support for Cuba even as US hikes sanctions

Brexit

British MPs prepare court action to enforce Brexit delay

MPs ready for legal fight over possible delay to UK's exit from EU with PM Johnson non-committal over new Brexit bill.

British MPs prepare court action to enforce Brexit delay

AJ Impact

Merkel focuses on trade at start of talks in Beijing

The German chancellor hopes for a resolution to US-China trade war and says Germany is open to Chinese investment.

Merkel focuses on trade at start of talks in Beijing

Brexit

Brexit jargon: Become a Brexpert in five minutes

Al Jazeera explains the parlance surrounding the UK's bid to depart from the European Union.

Brexit jargon: From backstop to no-deal, the key terms explained

Iran

Iran warns of further retreat from nuclear deal without EU action

Paris reportedly proposing billions of dollars in credit lines to Tehran but deal could hinge on US approval.

Iran warns of further retreat from nuclear deal without EU action

Italy

Italy's Five Star Movement approves coalition with old foe

Party base's overwhelming support for coalition with centre-left Democratic Party offsets possibility of snap elections.

Italy's Five Star Movement approves coalition with old foe

Brexit

All eyes on parliament as UK faces pivotal day on Brexit

Alliance of rebel and opposition legislators seeks to introduce a bill to prevent a 'no-deal' Brexit.

All eyes on parliament as UK faces pivotal day on Brexit

Brexit

UK MPs to introduce legislation to stop 'no-deal' Brexit

Opposition Labour Party's Brexit spokesman says plans to block 'no deal' will require an extension to Brexit deadline.

UK MPs to introduce legislation to stop 'no-deal' Brexit

Brexit

UK: Thousands protest against Johnson move to suspend Parliament

Demonstrators gather across the UK to reject prime minister's plans to suspend Parliament weeks before Brexit date.

UK: Thousands protest against Johnson move to suspend Parliament

Opinion

Boris Johnson is clinging to his last chance for glory

And he is ready to do anything to avoid political humiliation.

Scott Lucas

by Scott Lucas

Scott Lucas

United Kingdom

Johnson's plan to suspend UK Parliament sparks anger

The queen has given her backing to the prime minister's plan to shut down the timetable for blocking a 'no-deal' Brexit.

AJ Impact

Pound plunges as Johnson restricts UK Parliament over Brexit

Sterling falls as Johnson's move to suspend parliament further stokes fears of a no-deal Brexit.

Pound plunges as Johnson restricts UK Parliament over Brexit

AJ Impact

Trump: US-EU trade deal could be 'very close'

Americans signal readiness for broad agreement, but German and Italian leaders say much remains to be done.

Trump: US-EU trade deal could be 'very close'