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Britain's May to chair emergency session on seized tanker

Britain is considering a number of options to raise the economic and diplomatic pressure on Iran but officials say military operations are not being considered at the moment.


Iran seizure of British vessel further roils Gulf region

Britain occupies a pivotal place in a bloc of European states that have tried to broker some resolution to a broader conflict between Tehran and Washington over the fate of a 2015 deal with the world powers designed to prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon.

18 Indians, crew aboard seized British-operated tanker are safe: Iranian TV

Britain has denounced Iran's seizure of the oil tanker in the Gulf on Friday as a "hostile act", rejecting Tehran's explanation that it had seized the vessel because it had been involved in an accident.

Indian mission in touch with Iran: MEA on claims of 18 in custody onboard British vessel

The operator confirmed that the Swedish-owned vessel Stena Impero was "no longer under the control of the crew and remains uncontactable".

Iran seizure of British vessel further roils Gulf region

The impoundment of the tanker by Iran’s Revolutionary Guard came a day after the United States said it had downed an Iranian drone menacing a US warship in the region.d


Former UK PM Major vows legal action to block suspension of parliament

Former British Prime Minister John Major has stated that he would be willing to go to court to block a new leader from delivering a no-deal Brexit by suspending parliament.

UK economy probably shrank for first time in seven years

The worsening outlook, both at home and overseas, has also left investors and economists rewriting their calls for UK interest rates.

UK Police’s plan to tackle domestic abuse — blunt knives

The proposal by the Nottinghamshire Police, in the East Midlands of England, comes as Britain struggles with an epidemic of knife crime outside the home.

Brexit: Here's what potential candidates are offering ahead of race for UK's PM

While Mark Harper said that he would seek a new Brexit deal and could not promise the exit would happen by October 31, Andrea Leadsom said that the British parliament could not stop Brexit taking place on October 31.

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With British government, parliament and people divided, a disorderly Brexit looms

The European Union said on Tuesday that Britain could be heading for a potentially disorderly exit in just 10 days time as Prime Minister Theresa May met with ministers to thrash out ways to break the Brexit deadlock.

City that voted for Brexit is still waiting

In Britain's 2016 EU membership referendum, Sunderland voted by 61 per cent to 39 per cent to leave a bloc from which many residents — rightly or wrongly — believe they have received little benefit


UK museum's Dippy to be retired in 2017

Natural History Museum director Michael Dixon said the change was part of a 10-year overhaul of the museum.

Scottish voters choose to remain with the United Kingdom

Supporters of the 'No campaign' celebrate after the result was announced at a hotel in Glasgow, Scotland on Friday (September 19).