No-deal Brexit ‘could cost 600,000 jobs worldwide‘: Study

FRANKFURT AM MAIN: A British departure from the without a deal could put 600,000 jobs around the world at risk, with Germany the hardest hit, a study published Monday found. ...

EU adds Saudi Arabia to dirty-money blacklist, irks UK

STRASBOURG: The added , Panama, Nigeria and other jurisdictions to a blacklist of nations seen as posing a threat because of lax controls on and money laundering, the executive said on...

May suffers another damaging defeat in Brexit saga

LONDON: British Prime Minister on Thursday suffered another defeat in parliament over her strategy, just 43 days before Britain is due to leave the European Union. The House of Commons...

UK to reflect on apology for Jallianwala Bagh massacre

LONDON: The UK government is "reflecting" on demands for a formal apology for the in April 1919 during the British Raj, a minister told the House of Lords during a debate...

Theresa May to ask MPs for more time on Brexit talks

LONDON: Prime Minister on Tuesday will plead with MPs to give her more time for talks with EU officials on her deal, telling them they must hold their nerve. May...

UK says Brexit defeat in parliament ‘a hiccup‘

LONDON: The British government on Friday dismissed as a "hiccup" its latest parliamentary defeat over , saying it would keep trying to renegotiate its EU divorce deal just six weeks before...

Britain admits warship threat upset China

LONDON: Britain on Thursday admitted that talk by its defence minister of deploying a warship in the Pacific had complicated the relationship with China. When asked directly on ...

Theresa May seeks more time from MPs for Brexit deal

LONDON: PM told lawmakers on Tuesday to hold their nerve over and give her more time to negotiate a deal acceptable to both the and the British parliament. The UK is...

Britain‘s Prince Philip, 97, will not be prosecuted over car crash

LONDON: Prince Philip, the 97-year-old husband of Britain‘s Queen Elizabeth, will not face prosecution over a car crash last month that injured two women and left his Land Rover flipped on...

British tattooist admits to court he took off customer‘s ear

LONDON: A British tattooist pleaded guilty on Tuesday to performing illegal body modifications on clients, including taking off an ear and a nipple and splitting a customer‘s tongue. Brendan McCarthy,...

British opposition leader to meet EU Brexit negotiator

BRUSSELS: The leader of Britain‘s opposition Labour party, , will visit Brussels next week for talks with EU Brexit negotiator . "Mr Barnier‘s door is always open," an EU spokesman...

Thousands of Goans to lose jobs as Honda shuts shop in Swindon

LONDON: Several thousand Indians, the majority of whom are Goans, are set to lose their jobs after car manufacturer Honda, on Tuesday, announced the closure of its Swindon car plant. ...

Britain likely to delay Brexit: Former EU Chief Barroso

LONDON: is likely to delay and not leave the in March, former EU Commission President said on Tuesday, adding the bloc would likely accept a request to extension to sort out...

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