Britain's leader of the Liberal Democrats, Vince Cable. Photo: AFP

Vince Cable, leader of Britain’s anti-Brexit Liberal Democrats, announces he is stepping down to ‘make way for new generation’

  • Cable will leave post on May 2 and says a leadership contest will then be held
Topic |   Britain

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Britain's leader of the Liberal Democrats, Vince Cable. Photo: AFP
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British Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street for the House of Commons in London on Thursday. Photo: Xinhua

British parliament votes for Brexit delay, but will the European Union allow it to be postponed?

  • UK lawmakers approved the measure by 412 to 202
  • The vote makes it likely that the March 29 departure date set down in law is likely to be missed, but by how long is unclear
Topic |   Brexit

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British Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street for the House of Commons in London on Thursday. Photo: Xinhua
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