Apple has launched a legal challenge against the European Commission's landmark order that it must reimburse Ireland 13 billion euros ($14 billion) in back taxes
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he had been "powerfully encouraged" by German Chancellor Angela Merkel's suggestion that a solution could be sought in the next 30 days.
What will be the effect of a no-deal Brexit if Britian is unable to agree an extension to the withdrawal process with the European Union?
Queen Elizabeth II has emphasised the need for Britons to come together to "seek out the common ground", in what is being viewed as an appeal to overcome bitter divisions over Brexit.
The British prime minister is expecting the European Union to give further clarification on the backstop arrangement to maintain an open Irish border after Brexit.