The UK Supreme Court rules on the legality of a referendum on Scottish independence

The UK Supreme Court rules on the legality of a referendum on Scottish independence

London opposes this and believes the 2014 vote closed the debate for a generation. Scottish separatists believe Brexit has been a game-changer. Can Scotland hold another independence referendum without London’s deal? The UK Supreme Court will decide this crucial question for the future of the UK on Wednesday 23 November. Independence Prime Minister Nicola Sturgeon … Read more

Brexit sets Britain on fire again

Brexit sets Britain on fire again

“Britain will not seek any relationship with Europe based on alignment with EU laws,” British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak said on Monday in a speech to the CBI, the country’s main employers’ organisation. OLI SCARFF/AFP DESCRIPTION – The new British Prime Minister is suspected of softening the break with the EU and angering supporters of … Read more

Rishi Sunak, the man bringing a bit of India to Downing Street

Rishi Sunak, the man bringing a bit of India to Downing Street

The new British Prime Minister, Rishi Sunak. TOLGA AKMEN / AFP PORTRAIT – Boris Johnson’s former Chancellor of the Exchequer has been nominated by Britain’s Conservatives to become Prime Minister. For millions of people in Britain and India, it is a sign. For the first time, the country has a head of government of Indian … Read more

The government has no intention of easing Brexit, says Sunak

The government has no intention of easing Brexit, says Sunak

The British government has no intention of easing Brexit to get closer to the European Union, Prime Minister Rishi Sunak assured on Monday (November 21), a day after press reports suggested London could seek to strengthen its ties with the European Union. “Let me be clear about this (…) Britain will not seek any relationship … Read more

The minister denies that the government is seeking closer ties with the EU

The minister denies that the government is seeking closer ties with the EU

British Health Secretary Steve Barclay on Sunday dismissed press reports that London was seeking closer ties with Brussels, three years after leaving the European Union. According to the Sunday Times, “government officials plan to put Britain on the path to a relationship similar to Switzerland’s with the EU“. An initiative that would bedesigned to strengthen … Read more

British Prime Minister Sunak on a surprise visit to Kiev

British Prime Minister Sunak on a surprise visit to Kiev

“Since the first days of the war, Ukraine and Great Britain have been the strongest allies,” Volodymyr Zelensky wrote on Telegram. Britain’s new prime minister, Rishi Sunak, has arrived in Kiev on his first visit since taking office, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said on Saturday. He thus intends to confirm London’s support for Kiev, says … Read more

British Prime Minister Sunak on a surprise visit to Kiev

British Prime Minister Sunak on a surprise visit to Kiev

“Since the first days of the war, Ukraine and Great Britain have been the strongest allies,” Volodymyr Zelensky wrote on Telegram. Britain’s new prime minister, Rishi Sunak, has arrived in Kiev on his first visit since taking office, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said on Saturday. He thus intends to confirm London’s support for Kiev, says … Read more

Canadian intelligence agencies investigate death threats from Iran

Canadian intelligence agencies investigate death threats from Iran

Britain made similar accusations last week. The Canadian intelligence agency said on Friday, November 18, that it was investigating credible death threats issued by Iran against people in Canada, a week after similar accusations from Britain. “These hostile activities and foreign interference ultimately undermine the security of Canada and Canadians, as well as our democratic … Read more

United Kingdom associated with a military cooperation project

United Kingdom associated with a military cooperation project

The European Union (EU) invited the United Kingdom on Tuesday 15 November to participate in a military mobility project considered essential to improve the capacity of the EU and NATO to respond to crises, the head of European diplomacy Josep Borrell announced. The 27 formally invited him on Tuesday to participate in this project, insisting … Read more

the meeting between the Chinese president and the British prime minister was cancelled

the meeting between the Chinese president and the British prime minister was cancelled

The meeting scheduled for Wednesday 16 November on the sidelines of the G20 between Chinese President Xi Jinping and British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has been cancelled, Downing Street said. this meeting”was canceled due to scheduling issues“, a spokeswoman told AFP. It was to be the first in nearly five years for leaders of the … Read more