Pressure mounts on Tory lawmakers to back Brexit deal

World / Politics Mar 18, 2019

Pressure mounts on Tory lawmakers to back Brexit deal

U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond ramped up the pressure on Brexiteer Tory MPs as he warned they will trigger a long delay to leaving the European Union unless they support Theresa May's proposed deal when it returns to Parliament. A growing number of ...

Japan, Britain vow cooperation to ensure rule of law in Asia

National / Politics Aug 8, 2015

Japan, Britain vow cooperation to ensure rule of law in Asia

Japan and Britain agreed Saturday to strengthen their cooperation to ensure the rule of law in Asia during a strategic dialogue between their foreign ministers in Tokyo. Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida and British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond announced the agreement at a joint news conference ...