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Brexit will be delayed again when Johnson’s deal fails, says Nigel...

Nigel Farage says Boris Johnson risks destroying his Conservative Party by trying to reheat the failed exit deal of Theresa May.

UK to allow foreign students to stay for 2 years after...

Former Prime Minister Theresa May had only allowed students to stay for four months after they finish their degree.

Incoming British PM Johnson picks Brexit’s enfant terrible for top team

To implement Brexit, Johnson will appoint Dominic Cummings, the campaign director of the official Brexit Vote Leave campaign, as a senior adviser in Downing Street.

May delivers parting shot to rival Corbyn

Many Labour lawmakers are unhappy with Corbyn's leadership, particularly his handling of a long-running anti-Semitism crisis within the party.

Boris Johnson set to be next British PM

He won 92,153 votes against the 46,656 of his rival Jeremy Hunt for the Conservative Party's leadership.

No-deal Brexit looms as race for new British PM wraps up

Attempts to pass legislation blocking a no-deal exit have so far failed.

Johnson vows to stand up for UK diplomats

Boris Johnson vows to stand up for Britain's diplomats around the world and take a robust approach towards the US if he gets elected as prime minister.

New EU chief nominee says Brexit could be delayed… again

EU Commission presidential nominee Ursula von der Leyen says Brexit could be delayed for a third time.

Trump hits out at May after leak of damning cables

Donald Trump berates Theresa May following the leak of diplomatic cables highly critical of his presidency.

Boris Johnson says Brexit is key to keeping UK together

British prime minister candidate Boris Johnson tells a campaign event that failing to deliver Brexit could split the nation apart.

Boris Johnson wins first round of UK leadership vote

Boris Johnson wins the first round of voting for the post of Prime Minister by picking up 114 of the 313 ballots cast at the lower House of Commons.

EU will do a new Brexit deal with me, says Hunt

Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt hopes the EU will engage with a new British leader.

UK PM candidate Hancock will not allow parliament suspension for Brexit

Matt Hancock says allowing the suspension of parliament would gon 'against all that people had fought for in World War Two'.

UK leadership hopefuls launch campaigns to take control of Brexit

The race to become Britain's next prime minister and take on the challenge of delivering Brexit officially begins.

UK PM candidate Johnson wins bid to stop court case over...

Judges at London’s High Court throw out an attempt to prosecute Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to succeed Theresa May as prime minister, for allegedly lying about Brexit during the 2016 EU referendum campaign.

Theresa May: A legacy sunk by Brexit

Theresa May had a mission to fight Britain's "burning injustices" through strong and stable leadership – but her legacy as prime minister will be anything but.

UK’s May quits as party leader, starting succession race

Theresa May will remain prime minister until a new leader is chosen, likely in late July, but has relinquished control over Brexit talks.

Trump tells British PM: We’ll have a very substantial trade deal

UK Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain and the US should work together to keep markets free, fair and open.

May’s Conservative Party faces historically worst election result in Brexit crisis

The Conservatives has only 19% of votes and would slump to third, its lowest place since the party was founded almost 200 years ago.

UK PM May backs return of maintenance grants for poorer university...

Outgoing British Prime Minister Theresa May prepares to announce her backing for the reintroduction of maintenance grants for university students from disadvantaged backgrounds.

Britain’s Hunt says ‘political suicide’ to pursue no-deal Brexit

UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt's comments puts him at odds with most other candidates including the frontrunner, former foreign secretary Boris Johnson.

UK interior minister Javid enters leadership race

Sajid Javid is viewed as a relative long-shot in a field that is expected to grow further in the days to come.

Race to succeed May centres on ‘no deal’ Brexit battle

The candidates to succeed May have all said they are ready to exit the EU with or without a Brexit deal in place.

Gove, Leadsom, Hancock jump into crowded race for UK May’s job

The rush is on to replace UK Prime Minister Theresa May, who resigned after failing to deliver on Brexit.