European Council president Donald Tusk in Brussels on Wednesday. He angered UK Brexiteers when he said he had been “wondering what that place in hell looks like for those who promoted Brexit without even a sketch of a plan for how to carry it out safely”. Photograph:  Yves Herman/Reuters

Donald Tusk’s blast at Brexiteers on Wednesday was a combination of exasperation at the continuing shenanigans in London, and a warning to Theresa May(...)

British prime minister Theresa May speaks with business representatives during her visit to Belfast on Tuesday. Photograph: Liam McBurney/Reuters

There were some glaring contradictions in the message conveyed by British prime minister Theresa May during the first day of her visit to Northern Ire(...)

Theresa May  indicated she wasn’t so much rejecting the backstop, or performing a U-turn, but rather she needed a modified backstop. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/EPA

Theresa May, as is her wont, was short on specifics about what she wants from Dublin and Brussels to resolve the Brexit logjam but it did seem implici(...)

Win any (pub) argument with our Brexicon. These pro- and anti-Brexit protesters outside the British parliament have definitely read it. File photograph: Peter Nicholls/Reuters

From Bino to Remoaner, we give you the essential tools to hold a Brexit pub conversation As the deadline for Brexit approaches and the talking g(...)

 President Donald Trump: The EU and the International Atomic Energy Agency reject his claims  Iran has continued its nuclear weapons research. Photograph: Jim Watson/AFP

Two announcements last week, in Europe and the US respectively – and reactions to them – were testimony to the continuing frustration in Europe with t(...)

British prime minister Theresa May in the House of Commons on Wednesday. Photograph: Jessica Taylor/PA Wire

Theresa May was allowed to savour her triumph in the House of Commons on Tuesday for only a few hours before European leaders lined up to pour cold wa(...)

 Britain’s foreign secretary Jeremy Hunt leaves Downing Street. Photograph: Neil Hall/EPA

Britain may need to delay its exit from the European Union in order to pass crucial legislation if a deal is agreed in late March, foreign secretary J(...)

British prime minister Theresa May  in the House of Commons on Wednesday. Photograph: Jessica Taylor/PA Wire

The UK’s attempt to reopen the Brexit negotiations only reinforces the need for a “legally robust” and “workable” backstop, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar ha(...)

Poor David. Photograph:  Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images

It’s hard to decide what the guiding question behind Inside Europe: Ten Years of Turmoil (BBC Two, Monday, 9pm) might be. The first episode of this ne(...)

Where next? Theresa May and Leo Varadkar. Photograph: Carl Court/Getty Images

Pressure finds weaknesses and cracks; that is its nature. And there is no doubt that the Irish Government is under pressure as the continuing inabilit(...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • Next
  • Last »