Article 50: Theresa May to trigger Brexit process next Wednesday
If so, it could have to be ratified by as many as 38 national and regional parliaments across the European Union, with any of them effectively holding a veto.
Donald Tusk, the president of the European council, announced that he would call a summit on the last Saturday in April to allow the EU's 27 remaining members to agree on Brexit guidelines, a broad-brush outline of the political principles that will guide them through the next two years of negotiations.
Guaranteeing long-term rights of Europeans in Britain after Brexit is EU's "absolute priority" from the onset of talks.
The so-called "divorce bill" is expected to be one of the first hurdles May's government faces when she triggers Article 50 and embarks on negotiations with the bloc.
Prime Minister Theresa May will officially notify the European Union of the UK's intention to leave on 29 March.
"The sooner we reach a deal on an orderly withdrawal, the sooner we can prepare for the future relationship", he said, adding that leaving hard divorce issues until the last moment was playing with failure.
European Union officials are downbeat because they doubt that Mrs May has enough political capital to make the compromises necessary to secure...
Fans react on Twitter to James McClean display for Republic of Ireland
Shortly after, Wales came back and Gareth Bale's long-range effort came within millimetres of hitting the top corner. Needless to say, Taylor received the straight red card from referee Nicola Rizzoli for his disgusting challenge.
Ukrainian President Says 'Matter Of Honor' To Solve Former Russian Lawmaker's Slaying
Voronenkov was no crook but an investigator who was deadly unsafe for the Russian siloviki (security services)", he said . Speaking candidly about extremism in the Russian elite, he said they were behaving in a "pseudo-patriotic frenzy".
Anushka Sharma hosts special screening of 'Phillauri' for Bollywood biggies
You may however struggle to understand the abrupt shift of the story between the past of Shashi and the present of Kanan. While Anushka lightens up the screen each time she appears, the film shines only in parts.
"Our main priority for the negotiations must be to create as much certainty and clarity as possible for all citizens, companies and member states that will be negatively affected by Brexit, as well as our important partners and friends around the world, like Japan". "We must do serious legal work on this with the United Kingdom", he said. Therefore we must do everything we can to make sure the process of divorce is the least painful for the EU.
The guidelines that the EU leaders will adopt will govern how Mr. Barnier approaches Brexit negotiations, along with a more detailed set of rules from the European Commission.
Theresa May declared that no Brexit deal was better than a bad deal.
Only if Barnier brings the EU27 a satisfactory result on that front, officials say, will leaders consider broadening his mandate to include a future trade deal or other partnership agreement.
Brexit will put British patients at the "back of the queue" for vital new drugs, the Government has been warned - forcing them to wait up to two years longerA medicines regulator has raised the alarm over a likely decision to pull out of the European Medicines Agency (EMA), as well as the EU itself. ealth Secretary Jeremy Hunt dropped the bombshell, when he said he expected the United Kingdom would quit the EMA - because it is subject to rulings by the European Court of Justice.
"Providing for a transition period will be important for all relevant parties", Abe said.
Time will now be short for Britain to negotiate the terms of its departure and a future trade deal by the deadline of March 2019.
Russian police detain opposition leader, dozens of protesters
Thousands of people filled central Pushkin Square, some shouting " Russia without Putin", referring to President Vladimir Putin. Violence broke out during the demonstrations on Sunday, with many protesters accusing the police of using excessive force.
Tobias Ellwood appointed to privy council for Westminster attack response
The Bournemouth East MP covers deals with the Middle East, Africa and counter terrorism as part of his Foreign Office brief. Ellwood lost his brother Jon in the Bali terror attack in October 2002 which killed 202 people including 27 British people.
More US companies suspend ads on YouTube over "offensive content"
On Wednesday, The Wall Street Journal said the ad cuts may expand past YouTube , covering "much of their advertising from Google". In the current heated climate, a lack of guarantees is probably not what brands and advertisers want to hear coming from Google.
Okla. police run over, kill armed suspect
Police said no one was struck by any bullets and Dickson died when she hit her head on the ground. On Saturday, officers tracked Dickson down to an apartment complex near 81st and Sheridan.
Twitter Reacts To 'Worst Possession Ever' To End Gonzaga-West Virginia Game
It would have been a tough shot, but there was still enough time for WVU to get two points and start sending Gonzaga to the line . Seldom has a day gone by this season without Mark Few being asked if this is the best team Gonzaga has ever had.
Trump Pushes GOP Lawmakers to Move Quickly on Health Care Reform
Now, ahead of a possible floor vote on the AHCA in the House today, Mick Mulvaney, White House budget director, and Rep. Darrell Issa Tuesday morning to protest Republican efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.
Key US Officials to Testify about Trump's Wiretap Claim
Rogers said it was and added that he had seen nothing at the NSA that would indicate that happened. Trump has been dogged by allegations that his associates had ties to Russian officials.
Jay Glazer Unveils Surveillance of Suspected Tom Brady Jersey Thief
Authorities are also investigating whether that same man stole Von Miller's helmet from Super Bowl 50 , according to Glazer. Brady offered a statement through his agent about the jersey's recovery, where he expressed thanks to law enforcement.
Billionaire Philanthropist and Businessman David Rockefeller Dies at 101
Rockefeller wasn't afraid to be critical of officials who deserved it. "David was an absolute joy", the spokesperson said. He was the youngest of six children born to financier John Davison Rockefeller Jr. and socialite Abigail Greene Aldrich.
Health care fever picks up heat in the heartland
Health insurers have long used age as a factor in determining the cost of health insurance premiums, and most states allow this. Going to the doctor and getting meds when you have the flu should not cost you so much.
Mar 23 2017