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Politics David Cameron

  • LONDON, Nov 21- Prime Minister Theresa May set out plans to get big business behind her Brexit strategy on Monday, toning down plans to put workers on company boards and promising to spend billions of pounds on science, technology and research. The strength of Britain's $2.3 trillion economy was thrown into doubt following the shock vote to leave the European...

  • LONDON, Nov 21- Prime Minister Theresa May set out plans to get big business behind her Brexit strategy on Monday, toning down plans to put workers on company boards and promising to spend billions of pounds on science, technology and research. The strength of Britain's $2.3 trillion economy was thrown into doubt following the shock vote to leave the European...

  • *UK to announce first post-Brexit budget plans. LONDON, Nov 13- Five months to the day after Britain voted for Brexit, its finance minister will outline how the government plans to cope with the economic fallout and voters' frustrations which had echoes in Donald Trump's U.S. election triumph. Philip Hammond, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, is due on Nov. 23 to...

  • *UK to announce first post-Brexit budget plans. LONDON, Nov 13- Five months to the day after Britain voted for Brexit, its finance minister will outline how the government plans to cope with the economic fallout and voters' frustrations which had echoes in Donald Trump's U.S. election triumph. Philip Hammond, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, is due on Nov. 23 to...

  • *India, Britain launch working group on trade, investment. NEW DELHI, Nov 7- British Prime Minister Theresa May offered India a possible improved visa deal on Monday, as the two countries kicked off talks on boosting trading links ahead of Britain's departure from the European Union. May, making her first bilateral trip outside Europe since Britons voted on June 23...

  • *India, like EU, likely to seek freer movement of people. NEW DELHI/ LONDON, Nov 4- Prime Minister Theresa May will find that the trade-off between market access and migration applies not just to Brexit when she visits India for her first non-EU bilateral trip since Britons voted to quit the bloc. "Immigration is one of the things India is going to push for," said Dhruva...

  • BERLIN/ LONDON/ BRUSSELS Oct 27- In the hours before Theresa May stepped to the podium in Birmingham earlier this month to lay out her vision for a "fully independent, sovereign" Britain, she made a discreet round of telephone calls to European leaders. Her aim, according to British officials, was to head off any surprise or confusion in Berlin, Paris, Brussels and other...

  • Bernie Sanders' big brother loses UK by-election

    Larry Sanders, who was standing as a Green Party candidate, only secured 3.54-percent of the votes.

  • Senator Bernie Sanders

    Larry Sanders has lived in the U.K. since 1969 and is Green Party candidate to replace Cameron, who quit politics after the Brexit vote.

  • BRUSSELS, Oct 20- Prime Minister Theresa May will tell European Union leaders on Thursday it is time to start talking about future EU ties with Britain and put paid to suggestions her government might reconsider Brexit. Hoping to dispel any thoughts that Britain could hold a second referendum to reverse its decision to leave, May will call on leaders to help her...

  • *Fellow Europeans still uncertain London knows what it wants. BRUSSELS, Oct 18- Theresa May's first EU summit was never going to be easy but Thursday's encounter in Brussels may be a thoroughly bleak affair now that fellow leaders feel she has taken a hard line on breaking away from the European Union. But despite talk in London of May still exploring options, EU...

  • *Fellow Europeans still uncertain London knows what it wants. BRUSSELS, Oct 18- Theresa May's first EU summit was never going to be easy but Thursday's encounter in Brussels may be a thoroughly bleak affair now that fellow leaders feel she has taken a hard line on breaking away from the European Union. But despite talk in London of May still exploring options, EU...

  • *Fellow Europeans still uncertain London knows what it wants. BRUSSELS, Oct 18- Theresa May's first EU summit was never going to be easy but Thursday's encounter in Brussels may be a thoroughly bleak affair now that fellow leaders feel she has taken a hard line on breaking away from the European Union. But despite talk in London of May still exploring options, EU...

  • *Fellow Europeans still uncertain London knows what it wants. BRUSSELS, Oct 18- Theresa May's first EU summit was never going to be easy but Thursday's encounter in Brussels may be a thoroughly bleak affair now that fellow leaders feel she has taken a hard line on breaking away from the European Union. But despite talk in London of May still exploring options, EU...

  • LONDON, Oct 12- British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday parliament would have every opportunity to debate her government's plans to leave the European Union, but ruled out letting it vote on triggering the formal Brexit procedure. May has been under pressure to divulge more of her plans for Britain's exit from the bloc beyond her catchphrase that "...

  • LONDON, Oct 12- British Prime Minister Theresa May has agreed to demands for parliament to debate her government's plans to leave the European Union, but ruled out letting it vote on triggering the formal Brexit procedure. Late on Tuesday, May moved to appease some lawmakers in her ruling Conservative Party by allowing a motion proposed by the opposition Labour...

  • *May to choose between expansion at Heathrow, Gatwick. May will either support plans for a new runway west of London at Heathrow, the busiest airport in both Britain and Europe, or at Gatwick to the south. At $22 billion, Heathrow would be the more expensive project and face legal challenges over its environmental impact on densely populated west London.

  • LONDON, Oct 9- Britain said it would not make companies list or name their foreign workers after an outcry from business groups and opposition politicians who said any proposal to "name and shame" employers would be divisive and discriminatory. Interior minister Amber Rudd said on Tuesday she would consider whether it should be harder for British companies to...

  • LONDON, Oct 9- Britain said it would not make companies list or name their foreign workers after an outcry from business groups and opposition politicians who said any proposal to "name and shame" employers would be divisive and discriminatory. Interior minister Amber Rudd said on Tuesday she would consider whether it should be harder for British companies to...

  • LONDON, Oct 9- Britain said it would not make companies list or name their foreign workers after an outcry from business groups and opposition politicians who said any proposal to "name and shame" employers would be divisive and discriminatory. Interior minister Amber Rudd said on Tuesday she would consider whether it should be harder for British companies to...