Politics David Cameron

  • LONDON, June 26- Seven members of Britain's opposition Labour party said on Sunday they had withdrawn support for the leadership of Jeremy Corbyn, plunging the party into crisis in the wake of Britain's vote to leave the European Union. Gloria de Piero, Heidi Alexander, Lucy Powell and Ian Murray all announced they were withdrawing support and stepping down from...

  • *Asia worried about Brexit effect on financial markets. *Trading to begin in Asia within hours. LONDON/ BEIJING, June 26- Turmoil unleashed by Britain's vote to leave the EU engulfed the opposition Labour Party while policymakers as far away as China, Japan and South Korea fretted on Sunday over the threat to global financial stability, hours before markets reopen.

  • LONDON, June 26- Gloria de Piero, youth policy chief for Britain's opposition Labour Party, resigned on Sunday, British media reported as the party plunged into full-blown crisis in the wake of Britain's vote to leave the European Union. Media reported that De Piero wrote to party leader Jeremy Corbyn to say she did not believe he could deliver a Labour victory at a...

  • LONDON, June 26- Gloria de Piero, youth policy chief for Britain's opposition Labour Party, resigned on Sunday, British media reported as the party plunged into full-blown crisis in the wake of Britain's vote to leave the European Union. Media reported that De Piero wrote to party leader Jeremy Corbyn to say she did not believe he could deliver a Labour victory at a...

  • LONDON, June 26- Gloria de Piero, youth policy chief for Britain's opposition Labour Party, resigned on Sunday, British media reported as the party plunged into full-blown crisis in the wake of Britain's vote to leave the European Union. Media reported that De Piero wrote to party leader Jeremy Corbyn to say she did not believe he could deliver a Labour victory at a...

  • LONDON, June 26- Gloria de Piero, youth policy chief for Britain's opposition Labour Party, resigned on Sunday, British media reported as the party plunged into full-blown crisis in the wake of Britain's vote to leave the European Union. Media reported that De Piero wrote to party leader Jeremy Corbyn to say she did not believe he could deliver a Labour victory at a...

  • LONDON, June 26- British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said on Sunday it would be "catastrophic" for Britain to lose access to the European single market after it voted to leave the European Union. Hammond, who campaigned for Britain to remain in the bloc, said Britain would not be able to keep access to the single market while also asserting complete control...

  • LONDON/ BERLIN, June 26- German Chancellor Angela Merkel sought on Saturday to temper pressure from Paris, Brussels and her own government to force Britain into negotiating a quick divorce from the EU, despite warnings that hesitation will let populism take hold. With the referendum decision finally made on Thursday and Prime Minister David Cameron having...

  • BRUSSELS, June 26- Britain need not send a formal letter to the European Union to trigger a two-year countdown to its exit from the bloc, EU officials said, implying British Prime Minister David Cameron could start the process when he speaks at a summit on Tuesday. "'Triggering'... could either be a letter to the president of the European Council or an official statement...

  • BERLIN/ HERMANNSWERDER, Germany, June 25- German Chancellor Angela Merkel called on Saturday for clear-headed negotiations with "close partner" Britain over its departure from the European Union. Foreign ministers of the EU's six founding members had earlier said Britain should leave the bloc as soon as possible after Britons voted on Thursday to quit the 28-...

  • LONDON/ BERLIN, June 25- German Chancellor Angela Merkel sought on Saturday to temper pressure from Paris, Brussels and her own government to force Britain into negotiating a quick divorce from the EU, despite warnings that hesitation will let populism take hold. With the referendum decision finally made on Thursday and Prime Minister David Cameron having...

  • BERLIN/ HERMANNSWERDER, Germany, June 25- German Chancellor Angela Merkel called on Saturday for clear-headed negotiations with "close partner" Britain over its departure from the European Union. Foreign ministers of the EU's six founding members had earlier said Britain should leave the bloc as soon as possible after Britons voted on Thursday to quit the 28-...

  • Although it provides a sketchy legal framework for a two-year period of withdrawal, many believe it will take longer to establish a new trading relationship between Britain and the EU. There is already a tug-of-war over Britain delivering the formal notice to quit that will set the two-year clock ticking. Some Brexit campaigners argue for negotiating a...

  • Although it provides a sketchy legal framework for a two-year period of withdrawal, many believe it will take longer to establish a new trading relationship between Britain and the EU. There is already a tug-of-war over Britain delivering the formal notice to quit that will set the two-year clock ticking. Some Brexit campaigners argue for negotiating a...

  • Although it provides a sketchy legal framework for a two-year period of withdrawal, many believe it will take longer to establish a new trading relationship between Britain and the EU. There is already a tug-of-war over Britain delivering the formal notice to quit that will set the two-year clock ticking. Some Brexit campaigners argue for negotiating a...

  • Although it provides a sketchy legal framework for a two-year period of withdrawal, many believe it will take longer to establish a new trading relationship between Britain and the EU. There is already a tug-of-war over Britain delivering the formal notice to quit that will set the two-year clock ticking. Some Brexit campaigners argue for negotiating a...

  • BERLIN/ HERMANNSWERDER, Germany, June 25- German Chancellor Angela Merkel called on Saturday for clear-headed negotiations with "close partner" Britain over its departure from the European Union. Foreign ministers of the EU's six founding members had earlier said Britain should leave the bloc as soon as possible after Britons voted on Thursday to quit the 28-...

  • LONDON/ BERLIN, June 25- German Chancellor Angela Merkel sought on Saturday to temper pressure from Paris, Brussels and her own government to force Britain into negotiating a quick divorce from the EU, despite warnings that hesitation will let populism take hold. With the referendum decision finally made on Thursday and Prime Minister David Cameron having...

  • BRUSSELS, June 25- The British member of the EU executive, Financial Services Commissioner Jonathan Hill, resigned on Saturday after having campaigned against Britain leaving the European Union. Following the referendum vote for Brexit on Thursday, few expected a Briton to retain oversight of the EU banking and finance market that will be a key battleground...

  • LONDON/ BERLIN, June 25- German Chancellor Angela Merkel sought on Saturday to temper pressure from Paris, Brussels and her own government to force Britain into negotiating a quick divorce from the EU, despite warnings that hesitation will let populism take hold. With the referendum decision finally made on Thursday and Prime Minister David Cameron having...