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Campaign Aims to Keep Judge’s Copy of ‘Lady Chatterley’s Lover’ in U.K.

The auctioned copy of D.H. Lawrence’s novel was used in perhaps the most famous British obscenity trial of the past century and has been designated a cultural treasure.
Tags: News, Auctions, Great Britain, Lawrence, Books and Literature, D H


In Contest to Succeed Theresa May, Stars Are Aligning for Boris Johnson

The divisive, charismatic Mr. Johnson, the ex-foreign secretary, is the leading candidate to succeed Mrs. May as Britain’s prime minister. The only person who can stop him may be Mr. Johnson himself.
Tags: News, Farage, Jeremy, Johnson, Gove, Great Britain, Hunt, Boris, Javid, Michael Andrew, Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit, Legislatures and Parliaments, Conservative Party (Great Britain, Nigel (1964-, Sajid (1969-, Brexit Party (Great Britain


Britain on the Brink of Boris Johnson and Chaos

Theresa May exits but the Brexit impasse will endure for the simple reason it makes no sense.
Tags: News, Johnson, Great Britain, Boris, May, Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit, Theresa M, Conservative Party (Great Britain, Brexit Party (Great Britain


Theresa May to Resign as U.K. Prime Minister

Mrs. May said she would step down as leader of the Conservative Party and then as prime minister, after repeatedly failing to get her Brexit plan through Parliament.
Tags: May, Theresa M, Great Britain, Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit, Legislatures and Parliaments


Theresa May to Resign as U.K. Prime Minister: Live Updates

Mrs. May said on Friday that she would step down as leader of the Conservative Party and then as Britain’s prime minister, after repeatedly failing to get her Brexit plan through Parliament.
Tags: May, Theresa M, Great Britain, Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit, Legislatures and Parliaments


Who Might Replace Theresa May as Britain’s Prime Minister?

Conservative lawmakers have been positioning themselves for a leadership contest for months. Here are some probable contenders.
Tags: Great Britain, Conservative Party (Great Britain, Appointments and Executive Changes, May, Theresa M, Johnson, Boris, Raab, Dominic (1974-, Leadsom, Andrea (1963-, Gove, Michael Andrew, Hunt, Jeremy, Javid


Brexit ‘Red Lines’ Became a Trap for Theresa May

Initially seen as a “safe pair of hands” to deliver Brexit, she ultimately failed to convey any convincing vision of a future for Britain outside the European Union.
Tags: Great Britain, May, Theresa M, Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit, European Union, Politics and Government, Conservative Party (Great Britain, Appointments and Executive Changes


Theresa May Meets Her Lonely End

It would be understandable to feel sympathy for anyone so isolated and vilified. I don’t.
Tags: Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit, Legislatures and Parliaments, Conservative Party (Great Britain, May, Theresa M, Johnson, Boris, Great Britain


Theresa May Resigns: Live Updates

Mrs. May announced on Friday that she would be stepping down as leader of her Conservative Party and then as Britain’s prime minister, after repeatedly failing to win Parliament’s approval for a deal to withdraw the country from the European Union.
Tags: May, Theresa M, Great Britain, Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit, Legislatures and Parliaments


Theresa May, Britain’s Prime Minister, Resigns: Live Updates

Mrs. May announced Friday morning that she would be stepping down, after repeatedly failing to win Parliament’s approval for a deal to withdraw Britain from the European Union.
Tags: May, Theresa M, Great Britain, Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit, Legislatures and Parliaments


‘Red Lines’ on Brexit Became a Trap for Theresa May

Initially seen as a “safe pair of hands” to deliver Brexit, she ultimately failed to convey any convincing vision of a future for Britain outside the European Union.
Tags: Great Britain, May, Theresa M, Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit, European Union, Politics and Government, Conservative Party (Great Britain, Appointments and Executive Changes


Theresa May, Undone by Brexit, to Resign as U.K. Prime Minister

The announcement comes after almost three years of trying and failing to lead Britain out of the European Union.
Tags: Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit, Politics and Government, Legislatures and Parliaments, Appointments and Executive Changes, Conservative Party (Great Britain, May, Theresa M, Great Britain


‘Vladimir Putin’ Talk Show in U.K. Prompts Sharp Intake of Breath in Russia

A new BBC comedy series will be led by a cartoon effigy of the Russian leader. “He doesn’t often get mocked and I don’t think that he’ll like it,” one expert said.
Tags: Putin, Vladimir V, British Broadcasting Corp, Television, Cartoons and Cartoonists, Great Britain


Britons Pause to Vote in an Election Many Did Not Want

But voting for the European Parliament was an ideal way to cast protest ballots against the Tories and Labour, they said. Both parties seemed headed to humiliating defeat.
Tags: Elections, News, Labour, Tories, Farage, Johnson, European Parliament, Great Britain, Corbyn, Boris, May, London (England, Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit, Theresa M, Conservative Party (Great Britain, Labour Party (Great Britain


May Faces Calls to Quit Amid Fresh Brexit Revolt and a Resignation

Britain’s prime minister is confronting a ferocious backlash over her latest proposals for leaving the European Union, including the resignation of a key cabinet member.
Tags: News, European Union, Britain, Great Britain, May, Politics And Government, Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit, Legislatures and Parliaments, Theresa M, Conservative Party (Great Britain


Theresa May Faces Growing Calls to Quit Amid Fresh Brexit Revolt

Britain’s prime minister is confronting a ferocious backlash over her latest proposals on leaving the European Union, with patience diminishing in her party and her cabinet.
Tags: News, European Union, Britain, Great Britain, May, Politics And Government, Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit, Legislatures and Parliaments, Theresa M, Conservative Party (Great Britain


Brexit: Gove hints withdrawal agreement vote may have to wait until new PM in place – live news

Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including PMQs and Theresa May’s statement to MPs about her so-called ‘New Brexit Deal’ 10.17am BST As my colleague Robert Booth reports, Philip Alston, the UN rapporteur on extreme poverty, has published his final report on povery in the UK. It compares Conservative welfare policies to the creation of 19th-century workhouses and warns that unless austerity is ended, the UK’s poorest people face lives that are “solitary, po...
Tags: Europe, Politics, UK, Eu, European Union, Conservatives, UK News, Theresa May, Foreign Policy, United Kingdom, Michael Gove, Un, Pmqs, European elections, Brexit, Jeremy Corbyn


Theresa May’s New Brexit Bid: A Second Referendum

The move is part of a last-ditch effort to pass a Brexit bill that would include a vote on a customs union — but only after passing the legislation.
Tags: News, European Union, Theresa May, Great Britain, May, Politics And Government, Referendums, Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit, Theresa M


No Policies? No Problem. The Patchwork Brexit Party Is Crushing Its Opponents.

Its candidates’ politics have little in common beyond gunning for a quick, hard Brexit, but that hardly matters. For now, anyway.
Tags: Elections, News, Farage, European Parliament, Brexit, Great Britain, Politics And Government, Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit, Legislatures and Parliaments, Voting and Voters, Nigel (1964-, Brexit Party (Great Britain


Explainer: Theresa May’s ‘New Brexit Deal’

Explainer: Theresa May’s ‘New Brexit Deal’ Over the weekend, Theresa May’s cross-party Brexit negotiations collapsed, but their worst ideas live on. At 4 p.m. London time, Prime Minister May unveiled the terms of what she calls a “bold” effort to pass her Withdrawal Agreement Bill (WAB). She condensed her “new Brexit deal” into 10 points: Our New Brexit Deal makes a 10-point offer to everyone in Parliament who wants to deliver the result of the referend...
Tags: UK, London, Religion, Eu, Theresa May, Liberal Democrats, Northern Ireland, Belfast, Brussels, Parliament, Conservative Party, Donald Trump, Labour Party, Brexit, Jeremy Corbyn, Great Britain


How Bettors in the Know Cashed In on ‘Game of Thrones’

Though HBO went to great lengths to keep the finale secret until it aired, professional bettors saw clear signs that key details had leaked and were driving the wagering.
Tags: Hbo, Television, News, Gambling, Jon Snow, Great Britain, Bran Stark, Game of Thrones (TV Program, Reddit Inc


Theresa May Offers U.K. Lawmakers a Vote on a Second Referendum

The move is part of a last-ditch effort to pass a Brexit bill that would include a vote on a customs union — but only after passing the legislation.
Tags: News, European Union, Great Britain, May, Politics And Government, Referendums, Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit, Theresa M


NI pair in Great Britain team for European Games in Belarus

Trap shooter Kirsty Barr and canoeist Afton Fitzhenry are named in the Team GB squad to compete at the European Games in Belarus.
Tags: News, Belarus, Great Britain, Kirsty Barr, Afton Fitzhenry


Great Britain, Italy win to avoid relegation

Both Great Britain and Italy picked up their first wins of the world hockey championship to avoid relegation.
Tags: Sport, Italy, Great Britain, Great Britain Italy


Too much has been sacrificed to allow Brexit to destroy Europe’s unity

As the anniversaries of D-Day and Monte Cassino approach, we should remember how and why the ‘European project’ startedShortly after Thursday’s elections for the European parliament, we shall be witnessing the 75th anniversaries of D-Day and of the terrible carnage of the battle of Monte Cassino. One hopes that memories of these events – or, in many cases, learning about them for the first time – may concentrate minds on all sides in the debate about our future relationship with the rest of Euro...
Tags: Europe, Business, Politics, US, Economics, European Union, UK News, World news, Foreign Policy, Second world war, Nigel Farage, European elections, Brexit, Great Britain, Soviet Union, Monte Cassino


Great Britain seal World Team Cup gold

Gordon Reid, Alfie Hewett and Dermot Bailey win tennis World Team Cup gold for Great Britain against France in Israel.
Tags: France, Tennis, Great Britain, Gordon Reid Alfie Hewett, Dermot Bailey


Kakko’s Performance Pulling Him out of Rangers’ Grasp?

Maybe the New Jersey Devils are simply jumping at the opportunity to spend the lead-up to the NHL draft tweaking the New York Rangers. The Devils’ recent Twitter strategy regarding their first-overall draft pick in June has often taken a cheeky and witty approach, forcefully vague and possibly designed to provoke hopeless speculation over whether Jack Hughes or Kaapo Kakko will be their choice in Vancouver on June 21. It looks like good fun, the kind of harmless back-and-forth that’s so la...
Tags: Sport, Canada, New Jersey, Finland, Rangers, Denmark, Vancouver, Hockey, NHL, British Columbia, Hudson, New York Rangers, New Jersey Devils, Great Britain, Patrick Kane, Devils


One of U.K.’s Most Prolific Extremist Cells Is Regrouping

The security services have expressed alarm at the prospect of the extremist group Al Muhajiroun re-energizing with ISIS fighters returning from Iraq and Syria.
Tags: News, Terrorism, Great Britain, Choudary, Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS, Muslims and Islam, Security Service (MI5, Anjem