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Tory Brexiteer Bill Cash speaking on Thursday in the House of Commons, where he suggested prime minister Theresa May should resign. Photograph: UK Parliament/Jessica Taylor/PA Wire

British prime minister Theresa May has dismissed calls from Conservative Brexiteers for her resignation after she agreed a six-month delay to Brexit w(...)

Daniel Stewart: ‘Northern Ireland is not just one big petrol bomb waiting to explode, it is a mythical landscape of green pastures, tremendous mountains, azure seafronts, and golden people.’ Photograph: Lily Duffield

“An Irishman walks into a bar . . .” I wouldn’t really call myself an Irishman. With a British passport, a harsh accent, and a brutal take on hospital(...)

Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow, who chose four options for debate on Monday. Photograph: Jessica Taylor/AFP/Getty Images

Theresa May has called her cabinet to a five-hour meeting on Tuesday – more than three times the usual length – to discuss the next steps on Brexit fo(...)

‘We have a very simple way of judging all of this. It’s what will protect the union,’ DUP leader Arlene Foster said. Photograph: David Young/PA Wire

The DUP leader Arlene Foster has not ruled out the party signing up to a “softer Brexit” although there appears to be a growing feeling within the par(...)

House of Commons speaker John Bercow is pictured during a debate on a series of indicative proposals tabled in an attempt to find consensus among MPs on Brexit. Photograph: UK Parliament/Jessica Taylor/PA Wire.

British prime minister Theresa May could bring her Brexit deal back to the House of Commons this week after MPs last night rejected four other options(...)

Democratic Unionist Party Brexit spokesman Sammy Wilson: might DUP yet furnish Theresa May with voting support she needs? Photograph: Liam McBurney

British prime minister Theresa May lost her three withdrawal agreement votes first by 230 votes, then by 149 votes, and on Friday by 58 votes. Notwit(...)

DUP has dismissed speculation that leader Arlene Foster and deputy leader Nigel Dodds were changing stance on Brexit vote. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

The DUP moved to dismiss early Friday morning speculation that leader Arlene Foster and deputy leader Nigel Dodds may be about to make a major stateme(...)

 Theresa May: will address Conservative backbenchers on Wednesday afternoon. Photograph:  Paul Ellis/AFP

MPs will vote on alternatives to Theresa May’s Brexit deal on Wednesday amid mounting speculation that the British prime minister will set a date(...)

The prime minister Theresa May chaired an emergency cabinet meeting on Monday morning to discuss how to proceed with Brexit after EU leaders set a new series of deadlines last week.  Photograph: UK Parliament/Jessica Taylor/PA

Theresa May has told MPs that she does not have enough support to put her Brexit deal to a third vote at Westminster after the DUP said it cannot back(...)

Sammy Wilson: DUP want to give due diligence to what has been said. Photo: Liam McBurney

DUP’s Brexit spokesman Sammy Wilson has said Theresa May’s assurances on the Irish backstop fall short of what she herself has promised. Speaking to (...)

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