Brexit latest: Theresa May to trigger Article 50 on March 29
The PM's official spokesman said: "Earlier this morning, the UK Permanent Representative to the European Union informed the office of Donald Tusk that it is the UK's intention to trigger Article 50 on March 29".
Sterling fell half a cent against the dollar on what Brexit minister David Davis described as a move taking Britain to "the threshold of the most important negotiation for this country for a generation".
The European Commission said it stood ready to help launch the negotiations.
"We are going to be out there, negotiating hard, delivering on what the British people voted for". We have always said we meant to do so before the end of March.
Speaking soon after the date was announced during her ongoing tour of Wales, the British Prime Minister said she would work towards getting a "good free trade deal" from the EU.
UK AND GERMANY TO SIGN NEW POST-BREXIT DEFENCE PACT Britain and Germany are planning to sign a new defence pact after Theresa May triggers Article 50.
Cherry said, "Smaller businesses want to make sure that easy access to the European Union single market and the right talent feature prominently in the forthcoming negotiations".
She has said she wants a new relationship that is good for Britain and the European Union, but would rather walk away than accept a bad deal.
Trump loses $1bn, now 544th on Forbes billionaires list
The developer-turned-politician, who ranked No. 336 past year , fell further behind to Bill Gates , the list's perennial leader. The change in the total number of billionaires - up 233 since last year - was the biggest increase in 31 years.
'Beauty and the Beast' sets March box office weekend record
The company has already announced more remakes to come for classic animated films "Dumbo", " Mulan ", and "The Lion King". The record had been held by last year's opening of " Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice ".
Trump Trashes 'Fake Media' For Falsely Reporting On American Health Care Act
It landed as Republican moderates and conservatives in the House remained split, and senators expressed reservations. In fairness, the bill still has to go through the Senate, where it's all but certain to change .
Downing Street said she would write a letter to the European Council, adding that it hoped negotiations on the terms of exit and future relations could then begin as quickly as possible.
Britain has said it wants to agree its divorce and a new relationship with Europe within the two years.
The committee's chairman, Sir Bill Cash, summed up the mood among many Brexit-backing Tories when he said: "We really don't owe anything to the European Union".
At the same time, May faces threats by Scottish nationalists to call a new independence referendum that could break up the United Kingdom.
Davis said ministers would seek a Brexit deal "that works for every nation and region of the United Kingdom and indeed for all of Europe - a new, positive partnership between the United Kingdom and our friends and allies in the European Union".
By the end of next week, after he has received May's letter, European Council President Donald Tusk should have distributed draft guidelines for the negotiations to the 27 other national governments. The Prime Minister will give a statement to Parliament as well.
The IFG - an independent charity that aims to increase government effectiveness - says departments will need "ruthlessly to prioritise" other legislation and find non-legislative routes to get the laws through, particularly given the government's narrow Commons majority.
Virat Kohli on Pujara, Saha And Chances of Shami's Return
His partnership with Pujara was the reason why we could have a go at winning the Test. "Hats off to selectors to go with him". With all of their batters barring David Warner in form, Smith said: "It's great signs for us that everyone is contributing".
Real life images of Samsung's AKG headphones confirm 3.5mm jack
Among the usual abilities, Bixby will be capable of recognizing text and real-world objects through the Galaxy S8's camera. On the S8 Plus, you have a 6.2-inch QHD+ Super AMOLED display, 4GB RAM, 64 GB storage and 3,500 mAh battery.
Dozens of Brazilian government officials suspended for exporting rotten meat products
Chile on Monday (March 20) suspended imports of meat from Brazil over claims that corrupt exporters sold tainted products. China is the second-biggest importer of Brazilian cattle and bird meat, according to official data.
Royal Jordanian Airlines Says It's Banning Electronics From US-Bound Flights
It is not clear whether airline staff are also covered by these new restrictions. The devices, however, are allowed in checked baggage.
Adele helps fan to propose to partner in front of 77000 people
She said on stage: "Shall I tell you my filthy joke despite all the children here?" "You are our light". The British singer threw her arms up in the air and gave the newly-engaged couple a big bear hug.
David Rockefeller dies aged 101
In a 2003 interview, he suggested he knew more world leaders than anyone, with the possible exception of Henry Kissinger. Rockefeller , David inherited the fabled Rockefeller fortune and wielded great power and influence during his lifetime.
Is Introducing a Muppet Character With Autism
To get Julia right, the show met with with organizations, experts, and families within the autism community for several years. Julia is played by puppeteer Stacey Gordon, who told the Associated Press her 13-year-old son also has autism.
NCAA Admits To Blown Goaltending Call During Northwestern-Gonzaga
One-seed Gonzaga advances to its third Sweet 16 in a row, and will face five-seed West Virginia in San Jose on Thursday. The refs missed the call and then issued a technical to Northwestern coach Chris Collins for his reaction.
Kim Kardashian West thought her attackers were terrorists
The 36-year-old said one of the robbers grabbed her phone and threw her on the bed and she thought "this is it". Kris Jenner feared her daughter Kim Kardashian West would die when she was robbed at gunpoint in Paris .
Puerto Rico's big 1st inning keeps Team USA at bay, onto semifinals
On Tuesday, they could have covered the upper deck of Petco Park with a tarp and still had plenty of seats left over. Now, Team USA must beat the Dominican Republic on Saturday to avoid elimination on its home soil.
Mar 19 2017