Victorious Johnson urges Britain to move past Brexit splits

2019-12-13 19:38

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has called on Britons to put years of bitter divisions over the country's EU membership behind them as he vowed to use his resounding election victory to finally deliver Brexit next month.

UK ELECTION PRIMER | Landslide helps Boris Johnson closer to Brexit nirvana

2019-12-13 10:45

Boris Johnson and the Conservative Party have won an overwhelming victory in Britain's general election. What now? Will Brexit happen? And why was Labour so utterly and comprehensively smashed? Read News24's primer on the United Kingdom's general election and get in the loop.

UK voters hit with disinformation and 'low blows'

2019-12-12 21:02

Just 48 hours before Thursday's election in Britain, a photograph of a sick child lying on a hospital floor in northern England went viral and dominated the media.

WATCH | Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson clash in leaders' debate

2019-11-20 07:30

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has shaken hands with his rival, opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn. WATCH NOW.

Corbyn rallies opposition in bid to block no-deal Brexit

2019-08-27 16:46

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will attempt to bridge deep divisions with other opposition parties on how to avoid Britain crashing out of the European Union on October 31.

WATCH | Jeremy Corbyn slams Boris Johnson's lack of a Brexit plan

2019-07-25 15:59

Leader of the Opposition Jeremy Corbyn has slammed Boris Johnson on his Brexit proposals during Mr Johnson's maiden speech as Prime Minister in the House of Commons.

Labour's Corbyn moves closer to backing second Brexit referendum

2019-05-20 05:30

British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn moved closer to fully backing a second Brexit referendum, saying the public should be given a choice on any deal to leave the European Union.

Brexit may rest on odd couple Corbyn and May

2019-04-04 20:11

She is the strait-laced daughter of an Anglican priest who has championed conservative values all her life; he has for decades campaigned on issues dear to left-wingers all round the world.

Pound plunges as traders confront possibility of no-deal Brexit

2019-03-21 20:28

Sterling plunged as much 1.5% against the dollar as UK Prime Minister Theresa May gambled on getting her plan over the line with just over a week to go before the exit.

May is said to give up on cross-party talks to fix Brexit

2019-01-21 08:00

Theresa May will return to Parliament on Monday having briefed her Cabinet on Sunday evening that there was little prospect of cross-party Brexit talks succeeding.


Brexit is happening: 'No ifs, no buts' Johnson maintains deal will be reached

2019-12-13 13:50

Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday hailed a political "earthquake" in Britain after a thumping election victory which clears the way for the country to finally leave the EU next month after years of paralysing deadlock.

WATCH | UK's Corbyn says will not lead Labour at next election

2019-12-13 08:30

Jeremy Corbyn has announced he will not lead Britain's main opposition Labour party at the next general election. WATCH NOW.

UK general election: what could happen?

2019-12-12 08:42

Britain votes in a crucial general election on Thursday, with latest opinion polls showing Prime Minister Boris Johnson locked in a tight battle to win a majority and deliver his Brexit plans.

Britain's Johnson spars with election rivals on Brexit and Trump

2019-11-05 18:00

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn have traded blows over Brexit and Donald Trump at the onset of a bruising pre-Christmas election campaign.

UK’s Corbyn plans caretaker government to block no-deal Brexit

2019-08-15 18:43

Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the UK’s opposition Labour Party, asked rival parties to support him as prime minister in a coalition to block Boris Johnson’s government from pursuing a no-deal Brexit.

Labour's Jeremy Corbyn backs second Brexit referendum

2019-06-19 20:11

Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of Britain's main opposition Labour party, has said it is "right to demand" a second referendum on any deal about the country's departure from the European Union, or Brexit.

WATCH: Corbyn and May crack Liverpool jokes during prime minister questions

2019-05-08 21:26

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn and British Prime Minister Theresa May joke about the Liverpool win during the prime minister questions.

WATCH: British soldiers use picture of Jeremy Corbyn as a shooting target

2019-04-03 14:00

Britain's military said it had launched an investigation after soldiers were filmed apparently using a picture of Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn for target practice.

Labour calls for vote that could trigger Brexit referendum rerun

2019-01-22 09:37

The UK’s main opposition party is backing a plan that would open the door to a second European Union referendum, bringing the prospect of stopping Brexit a step closer.

Stocks rise as trade optimism adds fuel to rally

2019-01-18 09:45

Stocks in Asia gained Friday, building on the recent rally in risk assets, amid optimism for progress in US-China trade talks.

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