Brexit in the balance as Johnson faces crunch votes UK politics courses feel Brexit boost with student applications Fire hits UNESCO royal stables in Italian city of Turin Russia, Turkey adopt memorandum on northern Syria situation UK population set to grow by 4.5% in coming decade Assange appears confused at extradition hearing Spain to exhume Franco's remains Thursday British Commons speaker rejects govt bid for Brexit deal vote Johnson seeks to skirt delays for Brexit vote Johnson says will push for election if lawmakers reject Brexit timetable Greens surge in Swiss election Violent clashes as Catalan separatists protest in Barcelona Chinese entrepreneurs convention attracts thousands in London UK MPs reject PM's Brexit timetable UK bookstore gets a "China Bookshelf" Video: where might the long-running Brexit go next? British MPs give preliminary approval to Johnson’s Brexit bill Relative calm returns to Barcelona Spain witnessed some of its most violent protests in decades