- Former top Thatcher adviser says she would back deal with EU Updated: Feb-07-16 8:12 am
LONDON - A former top adviser says the late Margaret Thatcher would have supported the proposed deal outlined this week to keep Britain inside the 28-nation European Union.
- Former UK minister Cecil Parkinson dies of cancer at age 84. Updated: Jan-25-16 12:39 pm
LONDON - Cecil Parkinson, who held senior posts in the British government under Margaret Thatcher until forced to resign amid a sex scandal, has died. He was 84.