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  • The amendment by Labor Party aims to grab control of Brexit proceedings from a beleaguered Theresa May, whose withdrawal agreement with the EU was trounced with a historic margin in the House of Commons.

    British opposition Labor Party leader Jeremy Corbyn submitted an amendment calling for vote on two options.
    LAST UPDATE : Jan 22, 2019, 4:10 AM EST
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  • The parliament and even British PM Theresa May’s own cabinet are bitterly divided over her Brexit deal.

    After surviving a crucial confidence vote on Wednesday, British Prime Minister Theresa May is set to hold cross-party talks to break the deadlock on her Brexit withdrawal agreement with the European Union.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 18, 2019, 2:39 AM EST
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  • Labor’s bid to unseat British Prime Minister Theresa May might not fructify though.

    British PM Theresa May faces a vote of no confidence in her government after her Brexit plan was defeated by a majority of 230 votes on Tuesday, in what marks the biggest parliamentary loss of the democratic era.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 16, 2019, 3:19 AM EST
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  • The margin of loss would dictated British PM Theresa May's response.

    A majority of MPs is expected to vote down British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plan on Tuesday, an outcome that will sink the U.K. in deeper chaos over its withdrawal from the European Union.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 15, 2019, 4:42 AM EST
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  • British Prime Minister Theresa May survived a vote of confidence in her leadership of the ruling Conservative Party on Wednesday.

    Analysts warn that Britain’s wish to revise Brexit deal could backfire and open Pandora’s Box, as disgruntled EU states, unhappy with the current shape of the agreement, begin demanding their own ways. 

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 13, 2018, 5:26 AM EST
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  • British Prime Minister Theresa May said, "I will contest that vote with everything I have got."

    British PM Theresa May warned the lawmakers in her Conservative party that a new leader would be forced to delay or stop Brexit, creating even more uncertainty and divisions in the country.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 12, 2018, 5:02 AM EST
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  • British Prime Minister Theresa May was forced to call off a vote on her Brexit deal on Tuesday.

    British PM Theresa May, after canceling a vote on Brexit deal on Tuesday, rushed to European leaders in a last-ditch attempt to extract changes to the agreement that can make her Brexit plan more palatable to lawmakers.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 11, 2018, 6:39 AM EST
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  • The judgment comes as a boost for the groups opposing Brexit.

    Hours before British PM Theresa May’s Brexit plan faces an acid test in the House of Commons, the European court of justice ruled that the U.K. can unilaterally revoke Article 50, without approval from the bloc members.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 10, 2018, 5:01 AM EST
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    The French government, after failing to bridle public anger that resulted in violent protests across major cities for the last three weeks, is caving in and could announce the suspension of plans to introduce an eco-fuel tax.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 04, 2018, 4:51 AM EST
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  • Dutch PM Mark Rutte dismissed the allegations that the EU is trying to trap Britain in a “permanent limbo.”

    Dutch PM Mark Rutte called the U.K. a “waning country,” warning that its exit from the European Union would leave it “too small” to flourish on the world stage and that “there is no such thing as splendid isolation.”

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 14, 2019, 6:22 AM EST
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