Theresa May

Timeline: Two prime ministers later, how Britain's exit from the European Union unfurled

It all started in 2013, when the-then PM David Cameron promises a referendum on Britain's membership in the EU if the Conservative Party wins the next general election.

published on : 31st December 2020

Risk of no-deal Brexit 'uncomfortably high': Bank of England Governor Mark Carney

Mark Carney, who is due to step down next year after Britain leaves the European Union as scheduled in March, said no-deal was "a relatively unlikely possibility but it is a possibility".

published on : 3rd August 2018

BREXIT: UK Foreign Minister Jeremy Hunt warns of danger of 'messy divorce' with EU

Speaking to reporters after meeting his Austrian counterpart Karin Kneissl, Hunt said: "At the moment we are heading for no deal by accident".

published on : 1st August 2018

British PM Theresa May wins key Brexit vote despite ongoing rebellion

Government whips overcame the rebellion by a dozen Tory lawmakers -- reportedly issuing last-ditch threats it would prompt a no-confidence vote in the prime minister -- by just seven votes.

published on : 18th July 2018

Former British PM Tony Blair calls Brexit a mess, asks for second vote

After two years of wrangling with her Conservative party, May finally presented her plan this month for economic ties with the EU after Brexit, sparking outrage among hardliners in the party.

published on : 17th July 2018

Theresa May pitches for a post-Brexit trade deal with Donald Trump

With several MPs turning face after the controversial Brexit White Paper within her own Conservative party, PM May sought to win over President Trump after Britain exits from the European Union.

published on : 13th July 2018

Brexit plan 'may kill' US trade deal: Donald​ Trump

Trump said, May's plan would "probably kill the deal" as it would mean the US "would be dealing with the European Union" instead of the UK.

published on : 13th July 2018

Donald Trump questions Theresa May's Brexit plan on eve of visit

US President Donald Trump today said he was not sure that Britons had voted for the Brexit plan presented by Prime Minister Theresa May, which has triggered a British cabinet rebellion.

published on : 12th July 2018

Theresa May promises orderly Brexit amid more resignations, confidence vote calls

Even after receiving a number of resignations, the British Prime Minister promise an orderly departure from the European Union (EU).

published on : 11th July 2018

New UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt promises to be 'four square' behind embattled PM Theresa May

May was forced to carry out a reshuffle of her top team after Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Brexit Secretary David Davis both quit over differences with her over Brexit.

published on : 10th July 2018

British PM Theresa May seeks unity amid resignation of foreign secretary and Brexit minister

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Brexit minister David Davis resigned within hours of each other, denouncing a plan that the cabinet had only agreed on Friday.

published on : 10th July 2018

After quitting from UK foreign secretary post, Boris Johnson says Brexit 'dream is dying'

In a two-page letter to Prime Minister Theresa May, the leading Brexit supporter said that while he initially accepted the government's proposal, it now 'sticks in the throat'.

published on : 9th July 2018

British PM Theresa May under pressure as Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson also resigns after Brexit minister David Davis

May quickly announced a replacement for Davis, with Dominic Raab taking charge of day to day negotiations as the new Brexit minister.

published on : 9th July 2018

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson resigns to add to pressure on PM Theresa May over Brexit

British foreign minister Boris Johnson resigned  just days after Prime Minister Theresa May secured a hard-won agreement from senior ministers on an EU exit strategy.

published on : 9th July 2018

Sajid Javid named Britain's new interior minister: Downing Street

Prime Minister Theresa May's Downing Street office announced the appointment in a statement. Javid was previously Britain's communities minister.

published on : 30th April 2018
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