UK’s May wins PM battle but faces epic tussle on Brexit

UK’s May wins PM battle but faces epic tussle on Brexit

Theresa May won the race to become Britain’s next prime minister almost without a contest. But she faces tougher challenges when she takes the reins on Wednesday, running a bitterly divided country and overseeing its divorce from the European Union. May, whose only remaining rival quit the race on Monday, will be Britain’s first woman […]

UK’s Labour leader loses confidence vote over Brexit

UK’s Labour leader loses confidence vote over Brexit

LONDON: British Labour Party lawmakers voted massively against their leader on Tuesday amid political turmoil in Britain after a vote to leave the European Union as candidates to succeed Prime Minister David Cameron vied for power behind the scenes. Labour’s Jeremy Corbyn lost a non-binding confidence motion, with 172 Labour MPs voting against him and […]