From comprehensive deal to full-scale rupture

ON JAN 31, the UK will cease to be a member of the European Union. What happens next? There are 25,000 UK civil servants working on Brexit. This compares with a total of 32,500 EU civil servants handling all aspects of EU trade, economics and regulations covering business, society, transport,...

The many facets of UK's Boris Johnson

IT is not as if the British nation or, for that matter, any even half-awake observer around the world does not know what they are getting with prospective prime minister Boris Johnson.