Congress

1970 results

Boris Johnson:  “We are looking at a massive package now of investment in jobs and growth in the short, medium and long term.” Photograph: Will Oliver/EPA

Boris Johnson has promised a “massive package” of support for the British economy after businesses warned that his six-month coronavirus clampdown ri(...)

 Flowers, candles and messages encircle an image of the late US justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. It is understood her dying wish was that her successor  be appointed after the election. Photograph: Michael Reynolds

US president Donald Trump will name a successor to the late supreme court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg by the end of the week. In a phone-in interview(...)

Wall Street’s main indexes hit their lowest in nearly seven weeks on Monday. Photograph: Richard Drew/File/AP Photo

European stocks posted their worst fall in three months on Monday as fears of a second wave of Covid-19 infections hit travel and leisure shares, whil(...)

Steve Adams at his Trump Store in Owatonna, Minnesota. Photograph: Suzanne Lynch

As you drive into the small town of Owatonna in southern Minnesota, a flurry of pro-Trump signs and flags comes into view. Close to the Salvation Arm(...)

US secretary of state Mike Pompeo  with British foreign secretary Dominic Raab at the State Department in Washington, on Wednesday. Photograph: Nicholas Kamm/Pool via AP

US Democrats came out in force this week to express support for the Irish-EU position challenging the British government’s attempts to undermine the N(...)

Last year,  a Max jet operated by Ethiopian Airlines crashed just five months after another owned by Indonesia’s Lion Air plunged into the sea. Photograph: AFP via Getty

Boeing hid design flaws in its 737 Max jet from both pilots and regulators as it raced to have the aeroplane certified as fit to fly, according to a d(...)

Mr Biden, who is an Irish-American, is currently leading in polls as he seeks to become the 46th president of the United States. Photograph: Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images

US presidential candidate Joe Biden has warned Britain that the Belfast Agreement cannot become “a casualty of Brexit, ” as he stressed that a trade d(...)

House Ways and Means committee chairman Richard Neal said he hoped that the British government ‘upholds the rule of law and delivers on the commitments it made during Brexit negotiations’. Photograph: Erin Schaff/New York Times

The long-standing links between Ireland and the US came to the fore this week, as the latest development in the Brexit negotiations made waves statesi(...)

European Commission vice-president Maros Sefcovic leaves Europe House in London after an emergency Brexit meeting.  Photograph: Tolga Akmen/AFP via Getty Images

The European Union has threatened to take legal action against Britain if it does not reverse a controversial plan that would tear up Brexit-related g(...)

British prime minister Boris Johnson attends a virtual press conference at Downing Street in London, England, on Wednesday. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau- WPA Pool/Getty Images

Relations between the EU and UK plunged to their worst level since the Brexit vote in 2016 on Wednesday when the British government published intended(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • Next
  • Last »