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British PM faces confidence vote after Brexit humiliation

Prime Minister Theresa May will on Wednesday face a confidence vote after MPs overwhelmingly rejected her deal to leave the European Union, leaving Britain with no plan as it hurtles towards Brexit on March 29. May suffered the largest government ...

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Brexit deal is voted down in historic Commons defeat

UK Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal has been rejected by 230 votes – the largest defeat for a sitting government in history. MPs voted by 432 votes to 202 to reject the deal, which sets out the terms of ...

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Pregnant Tulip wheeled into parliament for Brexit vote

British MP Tulip Siddiq sits in a wheelchair after the vote on British Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal, in London, on January 15, 2019. Photo: Collected Heavily pregnant British Labour MP Tulip Siddiq, a niece of Bangladesh Prime Minister ...

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Decision time as British MPs vote on Brexit deal

The British parliament holds a historic vote Tuesday on the Brexit deal agreed with the EU and all sides are bracing for turmoil when the text is almost certainly rejected. With just over two months to go until the scheduled ...

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Toyota urges support for PM’s Brexit deal

Toyota’s Europe boss has reiterated his support for the Prime Minister’s Brexit deal ahead of Tuesday’s key Commons vote. Dr Johan van Zyl said the deal was vital to protecting the UK car industry and would stop a damaging no ...

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Tulip delays giving birth for Brexit vote

Photo: British Labour MP Tulip Siddiq, a niece of Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. British Labour MP Tulip Siddiq, a niece of Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, has delayed giving birth in order to vote on the Brexit deal. Tulip ...

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Historic Brexit deal vote awaited

MPs are preparing to vote on whether to back Theresa May’s deal for leaving the European Union. The so-called “meaningful vote” will take place later as five days of debate on Brexit comes to an end. Mrs May has called ...

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Parliament blocking Brexit is more likely than ‘no deal’: May

Parliament blocking Brexit is more likely than ‘no deal’: May Prime Minister Theresa May will say on Monday that lawmakers blocking Brexit is now a more likely outcome than Britain leaving the European Union without a deal. Parliament is deadlocked ...

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UK PM warns of ‘breach of trust’ on Brexit

A failure to deliver Brexit would be “a catastrophic and unforgivable breach of trust in our democracy”, Prime Minister Theresa May has warned. Writing in the Sunday Express, Mrs May pleaded with MPs to back her Brexit deal in Tuesday’s ...

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City of London moves to revoke award from Suu Kyi

Photo: Aung San Suu Kyi. City of London Corporation councillors have voted in favour of removing the honorary freedom award granted to Aung San Suu Kyi over her failure to condemn atrocities committed against the Rohingya people in Myanmar. Members ...

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