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British MPs to vote on Brexit options

LONDON: British MPs will on Wednesday hold votes on various Brexit options even as Prime Minister Theresa May comes under pressure to announce a departure plan to get support for her unpopular divorce deal.

The Brexit bomb

Even in deepest Pakistan one would have had to have been living under a large rock for a long time to have missed the fact that the United Kingdom is leaving the European Union. Viewed from a safe distance – or so I thought – this exercise…

UK PM May reaches out to rivals in Brexit deadlock

British Prime Minister Theresa May faces deadlock Thursday over a new Brexit plan, after narrowly surviving a no-confidence vote sparked by the crushing defeat of her EU withdrawal deal. With the clock ticking, May has appealed to…

May sets January date for delayed Brexit vote

Prime Minis­ter Theresa May on Monday warned MPs against supporting a second Brexit referendum, as calls mounted for a public vote to break the political impasse over the deal she has struck with the EU.