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 Brexit secretary Stephen Barclay arriving   at No 10 Downing Street to meet  British prime minister Theresa May. Photograph:   EPA/Facundo Arrizabalaga

MPs at Westminster will seek on Tuesday to block a no-deal Brexit by threatening to restrict the government’s taxation powers if Britain leaves the Eu(...)

All public bodies will have to report on their recycling progress by November. Photograph: iStock

All public bodies and commercial State agencies will be required to end the purchase of single-use plastic cups, cutlery and straws from March 31st un(...)

British prime minister Theresa May and European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker: Mrs May is not the first EU leader to confront the challenge of wrestling an unamendable EU treaty unacceptable to her people into a form she and the rest of the EU can sign off on. Photograph: Yves Herman

Donald Tusk was becoming exasperated. The EU leaders’ foreign policy discussion was running over time. Their chairman warned them to little avail that(...)

British prime minister Theresa May at the EU leaders’ summit in Brussels. The latest negotiations illustrate again, observers say, the political naivety that has characterised British Brexit diplomacy. Photograph: Jasper Juinen/Bloomberg

Imagine if the summit had agreed to Theresa May’s request. If the leaders had signed up to a legal declaration on the backstop that made clear it was (...)

European Council President Donald Tusk: Trying manfully to suggest that the EU summit was not simply preoccupied with Brexit. Photograph: Geert Vanden Wijngaert/AP

“A year ago,” Donald Tusk told journalists, “we promised concrete steps to strengthen the Economic and Monetary Union. Today, leaders delivered on thi(...)

President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker talks to UK prime minister Theresa May. Photograph: Dario Pignatelli/Bloomberg

“My country is in flames,” Bruno Le Maire told fellow finance minsters last week, imploring on them the necessity and urgency of measures that would s(...)

British prime minister Theresa May arrives for a meeting with European Council president Donald Tusk at the European Council in Brussels, Belgium. Photograph: Olivier Hoslet/EPA

Theresa May’s government has promised MPs that the vote on her Brexit deal, which was postponed this week, will take place before January 21st next ye(...)

Lisbon treaty posters in Dorset Street, Dublin in 2008: initial objections centred on neutrality. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Reports from London and Brussels suggest that the British government will seek guarantees or declarations about the future of the backstop. There ar(...)

UK prime minister Theresa May in the House of Commons. Photograph: HO/various sources/ AFP

Brussels and European capitals will parse and deconstruct Theresa May’s statement to the House of Commons on Monday with great care. What will she be (...)

British prime minister Theresa May at Queen’s University during her visit to Northern Ireland on November 27th Photograph: Liam McBurney/ WPA Pool/Getty

Labour has accused Theresa May’s government of defying the will of Parliament by refusing to publish the full legal advice ministers received about th(...)

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