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 British prime minister Theresa May: The cabinet expressed support for her  approach ahead of Wednesday’s summit in Brussels. Photograph: Leon Neal/Getty Images

British prime minister Theresa May has called for unity within her government ahead of an EU summit in Brussels on Wednesday, telling ministers that s(...)

Britain’s prime minister Theresa May meets  European Union Council president Donald Tusk  in London. Photograph: Reuters/ Frank Augstein

As Theresa May prepares to address EU leaders before dinner at Wednesday’s summit in Brussels, both sides are determined that there should be no repea(...)

 Hildegarde Naughton, TD and  Tánaiste Simon Coveney at the Getting Ireland Brexit Ready workshop, Friday, at NUI Galway. Photograph: Julien Behal

British and European Union negotiators are meeting throughout the weekend in an attempt to agree the text of a Northern Ireland Brexit backstop ahead (...)

“After careening wildly to the right across a number of lanes, the former cabinet minister swerved left before stopping in the middle of the road.” Photograph: Getty Images

We were leaving a party in an inaccessible corner of central London and the former cabinet minister’s offer of a lift home was generous and welcome. W(...)

Britain’s prime minister Theresa May talks to employees at advertising agency WPP on Thursday as she launches her government’s Race at Work Charter.  Photograph: Henry Nicholls/AFP/Getty Images

Theresa May has lowered expectations of an early breakthrough on Brexit, telling reporters that negotiations on the Northern Ireland backstop are like(...)

 UK prime minister Theresa May: little room for manoeuvre. Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA

It’s more than a month before the earliest date a Brexit deal is likely to be agreed but speculation at Westminster is already focused on how Theresa (...)

British prime minister Theresa May in action today from the government benches in the House of Commons. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

The Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) has threatened to vote down the budget at Westminster later this month if Theresa May agrees a Brexit deal that vi(...)

DUP deputy leader Nigel Dodds said the Democratic Unionist Party would not tolerate anything that separates Northern Ireland from the rest of the United Kingdom. Photograph: Michael McHugh/PA

Trembling with indignation, Nigel Dodds stabbed his finger towards the government benches as he purred with menace at Brexit secretary Dominic Raab. (...)

The UK’s Brexit secretary, Dominic Raab addressing the House of Commons. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

The Northern Ireland backstop must be a “temporary and finite” bridge to the future relationship between the UK and the European Union, Brexit secreta(...)

Taoiseach  Leo Varadkar and  EU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier in Brussels,  October 4th. Photograph: Reuters/Yves Herman

Donald Tusk, Michel Barnier and Leo Varadkar presented a united front in Brussels on Thursday, sounding frosty as they called for an acceleration of B(...)

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