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Brexit delay looms after UK MPs demand more time to debate deal

10 October, 2019 9:53 am 9:53 am

LONDON (AFP) – European Council President Donald Tusk said he will recommend EU leaders grant another Brexit extension, hours after British MPs rejected Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s bid to force his divorce deal through parliament this week. Tusk said he would advise the bloc’s 27 other member states to accept a postponement request from the … Read More

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PM rules out any deal or compromise with corrupt people

09 September, 2019 3:58 pm 3:58 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan on Monday ruled out the possibility of any deal and compromise with the corrupt people. “No deal, no compromise with the corrupt people and the accountability process will continue,” the prime minister said during the meeting with PTI senior leader Babar Awan in Islamabad. The meeting … Read More

MPs back bid to block no-deal Brexit amid election haggling

09 September, 2019 11:51 pm 11:51 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – The British parliament on Wednesday voted to prevent Prime Minister Boris Johnson taking Britain out of the European Union without a deal, but he sought an election just weeks before Brexit to free his hands. After wresting control of the parliamentary agenda from Johnson six weeks into his premiership, lawmakers voted 329-300 … Read More

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‘No-deal’ Brexit dealt blow by UK parliament

07 July, 2019 10:04 am 10:04 am

LONDON (Web Desk) – British parliamentarians dealt a blow on Thursday both to the dying embers of Prime Minister Theresa May’s administration and to the likely next leader, Boris Johnson, even before he’s been confirmed. MPs defeated the government in a vote that should thwart any efforts to suspend parliament in order to push through a “no-deal” Brexit. … Read More

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Brexit set for delay after May wounded by rejection of ‘no-deal’...

03 March, 2019 9:14 am 9:14 am

LONDON (Reuters) – The British parliament on Wednesday rejected leaving the European Union without a deal, further weakening Prime Minister Theresa May and paving the way for a vote that could delay Brexit until at least the end of June. After a day of high drama, MPs defied the government by voting 321 to 278 … Read More

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MPs demand clarity on tariffs in case of no-deal Brexit

03 March, 2019 10:54 am 10:54 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s government should urgently unveil its plans for tariffs in the case of a no-deal Brexit, MPs said on Wednesday after media reports that levies could be slashed for up to 90 percent of imports. Trade minister Liam Fox told MPs earlier in the day that senior ministers had reached a “basic … Read More

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UK would regret no-deal Brexit ‘for ever’: Greg Clark

02 February, 2019 7:22 pm 7:22 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain would permanently regret leaving the European Union without a deal, and parliament needs to reach a decision to stop this in the next two weeks, business secretary Greg Clark said in a newspaper interview on Saturday. Clark’s comments in The Times come as the paper reported government documents warning Britain’s transport … Read More

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PM May tries to tweak defeated Brexit plan, refuses to rule out no-deal

01 January, 2019 9:24 am 9:24 am

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May sought to break the parliamentary deadlock over Brexit on Monday by proposing to seek further concessions from the European Union on a plan to prevent customs checks on the Irish border. With little time left until the United Kingdom is due to leave the European Union on … Read More

No-deal Brexit truck ‘war game’ prompts scorn

01 January, 2019 11:12 pm 11:12 pm

MANSTON, England (Reuters) – A convoy of nearly 90 trucks rolled through the southeast English countryside to Britain’s main port to continental Europe on Monday in a government test-run for a potentially chaotic Brexit that was mocked as a farce by opponents of the split. Prime Minister Theresa May is trying to force her Brexit … Read More

Britain to publish next batch of ‘no deal’ Brexit advice papers

09 September, 2018 11:41 am 11:41 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain will publish a second batch of papers on Thursday giving the public and businesses advice on coping with disruption in case the country leaves the European Union next year with no deal on future relations with the bloc. Mobile phone roaming charges, environmental and vehicle standards will be among the topics … Read More

Airbus says no-deal Brexit would force it to reconsider UK presence

06 June, 2018 10:31 am 10:31 am

PARIS (Reuters) – Airbus (AIR.PA) issued its strongest warning yet over the impact of Britain’s departure from the European Union, saying that a withdrawal without a deal on future trade would force it to reconsider its long-term position in the UK. In a memorandum issued late on Thursday, Airbus said softer plans for a transition … Read More