Britain Looks to Address Inequality With Executive Pay Measures

By AMIE TSANG August 29, 2017 LONDON — Worried by a long-term rise in inequality, Britain announced on Tuesday a series of measures aimed at increasing transparency over executive compensation, hoping to ramp up pressure on companies that offer lavish...

After Britain Attack, Trump Unleashes a Twitter Storm

By PETER BAKER June 4, 2017 WASHINGTON — President Trump assailed political correctness, gun control supporters and the mayor of London on Sunday, arguing that the world needed to be more serious about fighting terrorism a day after seven people were...

On ‘Brexit,’ It’s Divorce First, Trade Talks Later, E.U. Tells U.K.

By JAMES KANTER March 31, 2017 BRUSSELS — Britain must agree to pay its bills and to protect millions of Europeans living in Britain before reaching a new trading relationship with the European Union, Donald Tusk, the president of the European Council,...

Theresa May Gets Parliament’s Backing on ‘Brexit’ Bill

A vote in the House of Commons was not the final verdict, but with 498 for and 114 against, any efforts to slow Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union appeared certain to fail.