Theresa May names new cabinet ministers following resignations

Amber Rudd made a dramatic return to Theresa May's Cabinet as the Prime Minister sought to bolster her position following the backlash to her Brexit deal.

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Labour could work with rebel Tories to block no-deal Brexit, says Starmer

Shadow chancellor John McDonnell says a ‘unity platform’ is emerging at Westminster to protect jobs and the economy.

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Iceland boss urges politicians to set aside ideology and seal May’s Brexit deal

Richard Walker said businesses ‘desperately’ need clarity.

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Update: Theresa May will win no-confidence vote 'handsomely' - David Lidington

Latest: Former British Cabinet minister John Whittingdale has submitted a letter to the 1922 Committee calling for a confidence vote.

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UK Government turns to Supreme Court over Brexit challenge

Ministers have applied for permission to take the case to the highest court in the land.

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Michael Gove throws Theresa May a lifeline by opting to stay in Government

There had been fears that the Leave-backing Environment Secretary might follow four other ministers in resigning over the Brexit deal.

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Farmers and businesses urge DUP to rethink opposition to Brexit deal

The DUP's Jeffrey Donaldson has been accused of being disrespectful after he claimed some industry figures who support the text had not read it.

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May says she wants all ministers to feel they can stay in their posts

The Prime Minister was speaking amid speculation over whether Michael Gove will follow four other ministers in resigning.

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French minister claims UK Brexit backers lied to voters

Mr Le Maire defended the European Union’s single market, calling it a ‘considerable force’ in global trade.

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What happens next in Brexit process?

Prime Minister Theresa May has insisted she will ‘see through’ her Brexit plan despite resignations and challenges to her authority.

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Coveney: Defend Brexit deal from collapse

Irish fears are growing that the Brexit deal could collapse after a raft of resignations from British prime minister Theresa May’s cabinet and a tsunami of formal calls for a no-confidence motion in her tenure.

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Pound plunges, shares slide amid UK chaos

The pound plunged and Irish and British shares exposed to the UK slid as chaos swirled around the British government’s Brexit plans.

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Brexit is not the only challenge facing the EU

With just over four months to go to March 29 and the likely exit of the UK from the EU, there was always a chance and a hope that from a situation of crisis, wiser heads would prevail and some sort of deal would be agreed upon.

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Brexit referendum - Second poll would halt the chaos

It is hard to imagine Theresa May surviving as British prime minister and leader of the Conservative Party, in light of the chaos unleashed by the resignation of her ministers opposed to the deal she agreed on Brexit.

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What is the backstop in Brexit? Our Googled questions answered

Here’s what people in Ireland have been searching for as Theresa May pushes her Brexit deal.

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May vows to ‘see this through’ amid furious backlash to Brexit plan

Theresa May has vowed to fight on and deliver Brexit, after one of the toughest days of her premiership saw her hit by four ministerial resignations and a wave of demands for her removal as British Prime Minister.

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Here’s how Twitter reacted to a mammoth day in the world of Brexit

Resignations, a news conference and threats of a vote of no-confidence were all part of a busy day for the British Prime Minister.

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What happens next with Brexit? Here are five options facing Theresa May

With the white smoke turning to blinding fog, it is far from clear where the Brexit deal goes from here.

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This anti-Brexit protester would not stop heckling Jacob Rees-Mogg

As the politician spoke after submitting his letter of no confidence in the Prime Minister, the ‘Stop Brexit’ protester showed up to make a noise.

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Timeline of Brexit chaos at heart of British government

Key developments since UK Prime Minister Theresa May announced the Cabinet had agreed a draft Brexit withdrawal agreement.

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The Brexit withdrawal agreement: What does it say?

The agreement sets out the proposed terms of Britain’s departure form the EU.

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UK regulators ‘hold call with banks’ as pound and stocks tumble

Lenders reportedly asked for feedback on market conditions as sterling falls 1.5% against the US dollar and euro.

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Simon Coveney: Brexit deal 'no threat to nationalism or unionism'

Politicians here have been reacting to the fallout from a dramatic morning of Brexit developments.

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Update: Pro-Remain Northern Ireland parties ‘positive’ after meeting with Taoiseach

Sinn Fein’s Michelle O’Neill, the SDLP’s Colm Eastwood, The Alliance Party’s Stephen Farry and Green leader Steven Agnew head the delegation.

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Shock resignations in UK Cabinet spark pound sell-off

Sterling fell sharply against most major currencies, dropping 1.5% to 1.28 US dollars and 1.4% to 1.13 euro.

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UK's withdrawal agreement to be finalised at EU leaders meeting on November 25

European Council president Donald Tusk has set out the process leading up to a Brussels summit of EU leaders on November 25 at which the UK's withdrawal agreement will be finalised and formalised.

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Northern Ireland Minister Shailesh Vara quits over Brexit deal

Shailesh Vara has quit as Northern Ireland Minister, saying he cannot support Theresa May's Brexit agreement, which he said "leaves the UK in a halfway house with no time limit on when we will finally be a sovereign nation".

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Brexit withdrawal deal divides opinion as May faces Parliament battle

The Taoiseach and EU leaders welcomed the deal, but the British Prime Minister faces a massive battle to get it passed in Parliament.

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Brexit imports hitting new car sales head on

The motor industry provides a very good barometer for the overall economy, and particularly how business and consumers view the world, writes Jim Power.

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As Brexit ticks closer, firms face future without full facts

As the delicate endgame of Brexit fast approaches, some clear pockets of optimism for Ireland are beginning to shine through an otherwise gloomy picture, writes John Daly.

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