Nicola Sturgeon warns PM she is not bluffing on indyref2
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Nicola Sturgeon has warned Theresa May that she is not "bluffing" on the promise of a second independence referendum if Scotland is "driven off a hard Brexit cliff". Scotland's first minister told the BBC's Andrew Marr she felt the prime minister had "no plan" in terms of her strategy for the UK leaving the EU. She said she was prepared to compromise and wants Ms May to do the same. The UK government has said a special deal for Scotland is unrealistic. The prime minister plans to trigger the Bre..
Speaking to Andrew Marr the Scottish First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, has said the country is not bluffing about holding a second independence referendum. Ms Sturgeon said that in ..
Nicola Sturgeon has suggested a soft Brexit would see the prospect of Scottish independence removed - in the short term. Speaking on the BBC's Good Morning Scotland programme, the ..
Nicola Sturgeon has warned Theresa May that she is not "bluffing" on the promise of a second independence referendum if Scotland is "driven off a hard Brexit cliff". Scotland's fir..
(LONDON) — Prime Minister Theresa May said Sunday she will announce details of Britain’s European Union exit plans in the next few weeks, and denied a former diplomat’s claim that ..
Departing UK Envoy to EU Attacks Theresa May's Brexit Plan
-Voice of America
LONDON — Britain's outgoing ambassador to the European Union has strongly criticized the government's approach to Brexit negotiations in a blistering farewell email to his st..
Scotland's first minister has explicitly ruled out holding a second referendum on independence this year. The Scottish government has already drafted legislation for a referendum a..
Theresa May has said she will set out her Brexit plan in coming weeks and refuted claims that the government’s thinking is ‘muddled’. Speaking to Sky News’ Sophy Ridge, the pr..
Sinn Féin will make public its proposed terms of reference for an independent panel investigation into the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) scheme later. The party has previously rej..
Last night, Donald Trump took to Twitter to say he “[looks] very much forward to to meeting Prime Minister Theresa May in Washington in the Spring.” It appears, however, ..
Theresa May has criticised those who believe a so-called "hard Brexit" is inevitable after the UK leaves the EU. The prime minister said she wanted the UK to "operate within" the s..
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May, under intensifying pressure to clarify her country's Brexit negotiating stance, apparently plans to clear the air later this month with a majo..
Martin McGuinness has said he will resign as Northern Ireland's deputy first minister in protest against the handling of a botched heating scheme. The Sinn Féin MLA's resignation w..
The outgoing US President Barack Obama could visit Ireland again after he leaves the White House, the US Ambassador to Ireland has said. Kevin O'Malley told RTÉ's Marian Finucane S..
Sinn Féin has said terms of reference drawn up by the head of the civil service for an investigation into the RHI debacle are short of what is required. First Minister Arlene Foste..
LONDON -- Britain’s outgoing ambassador to the European Union has strongly criticized the government’s approach to Brexit negotiations in a blistering farewell email to his staff. ..
Ever since the vote to leave the European Union last summer there has been a constant call for the British government to actually lay out how it intends to negotiate. The problem w..
Patients registered at Bannview GP surgery say they are very concerned about the future viability of the practice after the resignation of the last of its four doctors. It is curre..
Theresa May again signals painful Brexit
-WPLG Local 10
LONDON (CNNMoney) - Theresa May has revealed little about her strategy for pulling Britain out of the European Union. But comments made Sunday by the prime minister suggest that ex..
Targets for cancer waiting times have again been missed in Northern Ireland. The latest official figures show that in September 2016 only 63.3% of patients with an urgent GP referr..
The U.K.'s ambassador to the European Union, Ivan Rogers, has unexpectedly quit after tensions with Prime Minister Theresa May's office, according to media reports on Tuesday. Roge..
LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Sunday she would set out her strategy, including how she will try to get the right Brexit deal, over the coming weeks, denying sug..
LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Sunday she would set out her strategy for Brexit over the coming weeks, denying suggestions she was "muddled" in the pursuit of wh..
LONDON — U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May said Britain would make a definitive break with the European Union while still seeking to negotiate the best possible access to the bloc’s ..
While Trump has yet engage the social network on Sunday, in his last tweet on Saturday evening, President-elect Donald Trump said he would will meet with U.K. Prime Minister Theres..
LONDON Scotland's first minister, Nicola Sturgeon, said on Sunday she knew little of Britain's plan to leave the European Union, a situation that was "unacceptable" six months afte..
Northern Ireland's only daily direct air route to the United States is set to end later. It said it made the decision because of the route's poor financial performance. The route b..
Theresa May Defends Government's Approach to Brexit
-The Wall Street Journal
LONDON—U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May on Sunday defended herself against accusations that the government’s thinking on Brexit was confused, days after the country’s ambassador to ..
Theresa May is failing Brexit Britain
When Theresa May appeared on the steps of Number Ten in her first address as Prime Minister, she seemed like a sudden moment of serenity in a chaotic post-Brexit Britain. She had r..
Russia's UK Embassy Reacts To Theresa May-Trump Meeting With Pepe The Frog
-Talking Point Memo
The Twitter account for the Russian embassy in the United Kingdom tweeted out a picture Monday of Pepe the frog, the most prominent symbol of the white nationalist so-called "alt-r..
Britain's EU Envoy Abruptly Resigns Just Months Before Formal Brexit Talks
-The Huffington Post
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s ambassador to the European Union, who sometimes clashed with London over its approach to Europe, abruptly resigned less than three months before Prime ..
* UK seeks to boost non-EU agricultural exports * NFU president says access to single market is top priority By Nigel Hunt OXFORD, England, Jan 4 Britain's farmers said on Wednesda..
May’s joint chiefs of staff, Fiona Hill and Nick Timothy, travelled to New York and Washington in mid-December on a secret mission to rebuild bridges with Trump’s advisors, Downing..
The UK has no plan for Brexit, says ambassador to EU in parting letter - CSMonitor.com
-The CS Monitor
—The British ambassador to the European Union, Sir Ivan Rogers, resigned this week amid differences with the government of Prime Minister Theresa May. In a farewell letter to his s..
LONDON Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday it was wrong to say a "hard Brexit" was inevitable, after sterling fell to a 10-week low following comments interpreted as a signal..
LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday it was wrong to say she was talking about a "hard Brexit", after the pound fell to two-month lows following an interview sh..