Britain has voted to leave the European Union, forcing the resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron and dealing the biggest blow since World War Two to the European project of forging greater unity.
Global stock markets plunged
US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump thrust himself into the heart of Britain's internal struggle on Friday, saying Britons had retaken control of their country by voting to leave the European Union.
In Scotland t
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's limping "Abenomics" revival programme suffered a fresh blow on Friday when Britain's vote to leave the European Union sent the yen soaring and threatened to make companies and consumers even
Britain has voted to leave the European Union, results from Thursday's landmark referendum showed, an outcome that sets the country on an uncertain path and deals the largest setback to European efforts to forge greater unity since World War
Oil prices slumped by more than 6 per cent on Friday after Britain voted to leave the European Union, raising fears of a broader economic slowdown that could reduce demand for oil.
Financial markets have been worried for months ab
Several major British media outlets, including the BBC, declared that the UK had voted to leave the European Union as sterling plummeted to its lowest level since 1985 and global markets were roiled.
The British currency fell as m
Britons will decide the future of their country and Europe on Thursday in a vote on European Union membership after a bitter campaign that appeared to divide the nation down the middle.
Prime Minister David Cameron called the refe
Britain's Post Office on Wednesday a reported a surge in demand for euros and US dollars in its local branches and online this week, ahead of Thursday's referendum on European Union membership.
The Post Office said overall
Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary warned on Tuesday of a two to three-year economic downturn if Britain votes to leave the European Union.
Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary warned on Tuesday of a two to three-year economic downturn
British Prime Minister David Cameron made a dramatic last-minute appeal to voters on Tuesday to back staying in the European Union two days before a referendum that will shape the future of the West, as polls indicated the outcome was too close