Britain's Brexit firebrand Farage meets Trump in New York

World / Politics Nov 13, 2016

Britain's Brexit firebrand Farage meets Trump in New York

Leading Brexit campaigner and U.K. Independence Party leader Nigel Farage visited U.S. President-elect Donald Trump at his home in New York City on Saturday and a Trump aide said the pair had a "very productive" meeting. "We're just tourists!" Farage joked with reporters after he ...

'Brexiteer' Farage booed in rowdy EU Parliament debate

World / Politics Jun 29, 2016

'Brexiteer' Farage booed in rowdy EU Parliament debate

Leading Brexit campaigner Nigel Farage was booed and heckled in a raucous special session of the European Parliament on Tuesday as he accused the EU of imposing a superstate on its citizens and predicted other countries would follow Britain in leaving the bloc. Facing Farage, ...

UKIP victorious in EU vote

World / Politics May 26, 2014

UKIP victorious in EU vote

by Andrew Osborn and Guy Faulconbridge

Britain's U.K. Independence Party stormed to victory Sunday in European elections, riding a tide of Euroskepticism and anxiety about immigration to beat Prime Minister David Cameron's Conservatives and the opposition Labour Party, partial results showed. With 56 out of 73 seats declared, UKIP — which ...