UK's May 'not in a different galaxy' over Brexit

2017-04-30 15:26

British Prime Minister Theresa May has denied she was "in a different galaxy" after EU leaders were reportedly dismayed by her Brexit negotiating demands.

Japan's Abe warns of 'confusion' without Brexit deal

2017-04-29 20:17

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has urged Britain and the European Union to secure a "smooth and transparent" separation.

Merkel, May draw Brexit battle lines

2017-04-28 14:33

Prime Minister Theresa May has accused the other 27 EU countries of lining up to oppose Britain over Brexit, after Germany's Angela Merkel said the UK should have no "illusions" over the exit process.

EU mulls starting UK trade talks

2017-04-28 13:00

European governments are considering granting UK Prime Minister political cover by allowing Brexit talks to advance to trade before an agreement is made on a specific exit fee.

UK house prices fall amid pinch on consumers

2017-04-28 10:30

UK house prices have fallen for a second month in April, adding to signs of consumer weakness, according to Nationwide Building Society.

British teen admits planning London bomb attack

2017-04-27 22:17

A British teen has admitted planning a bombing attack in London, has pleaded guilty to preparing terrorist acts.

UK police arrest man with 'weapon' near Parliament

2017-04-27 16:30

London police say they have arrested a man for possession of offensive weapons near Britain's Houses of Parliament.

Ghana MPs face British travel bans over 'visa fraud'

2017-04-27 12:01

Three members of Ghana's parliament and a former lawmaker are facing travel bans to Britain over apparent visa irregularities, according to a leaked document seen by AFP.

Student accused of planting bomb on London Tube

2017-04-26 18:56

UK prosecutors say a university student with an interest in weapons and extremism planted a homemade bomb on a London Tube train.

UK consumer slowdown starts to squeeze govt finances

2017-04-25 18:00

UK shoppers are reining in their spending in response to faster inflation and it’s starting to take a toll on the public purse.


First direct London-China train completes 12 000km run

2017-04-29 22:05

Laden with whisky and baby milk, the first freight train linking China directly to the UK has arrived in the eastern Chinese city of Yiwu.

EU adopts tough Brexit talks stance

2017-04-29 17:22

European Union leaders have unanimously adopted their Brexit strategy at a special summit in Brussels in a show of unity ahead of tough talks with Britain.

UK's landlord levy raises $1.3bn more than expected

2017-04-28 13:55

A levy on landlords and second-home owners that roiled sales of property rentals is becoming increasingly important for UK government coffers as home sales fall.

UK on heightened alert after terror arrests

2017-04-28 12:39

British police warned they were facing an "increased level of terrorist activity", the day after a knifeman was arrested near parliament and a woman was shot in a separate police raid.

UK police shoot 1, arrest 4 others in counter-terror raids

2017-04-28 09:27

British counter-terror police have shot a woman and arrested four people in raids in London and in Kent.

Britons regret Brexit decision: poll

2017-04-27 21:05

For the first time since Britain voted to leave the European Union, more people now believe that the decision was a mistake, an opinion poll says.

Johnson: UK likely to strike Syria if asked by US

2017-04-27 16:02

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says the UK will probably join the US in further military action against Syria if asked to do so.

Tehran rejects appeal by held British-Iranian woman

2017-04-27 09:45

Iran has confirmed that the final appeal by a British-Iranian woman detained in Iran while on a trip with her toddler daughter of having her five-year prison sentence overturned, has been denied.

UK man jailed for running global cyberattack business

2017-04-26 17:35

A British man has been jailed for creating and selling programmes used in global cyber attacks

Unsold London homes under construction at record high

2017-04-25 11:10

The number of unsold London homes under construction has risen to a record as higher taxes and economic uncertainty damp demand for expensive properties.

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