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Leaked UK Memos Warn Of Food, Drug Shortages In Brexit Chaos

Aug 18, 2019 Associated Press (AP)

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said he is prepared to charge out of the EU regardless of whether he is able to renegotiate the Brexit deal struck with Brussels by his predecessor, Theresa May, over the next 10 weeks.

Theresa May Steps Down As Party Leader, Starting Succession Race

Jun 07, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

May will remain prime minister until a new leader is chosen, likely in late July, but has relinquished control over the direction of Britain's tortuous departure from the European Union.

Trump Joins Queen, World Leaders To Commemorate 75th D-Day Anniversary

The countries being represented at the event have agreed to make a joint statement, pledging to ensure the ‘unimaginable horror’ of World War II is not repeated.

Facing Criticism Over Brexit, UK Prime Minister Theresa May Announces Resignation

May 24, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Theresa May stepped down after failing to win over her ministers with a revised strategy over her plans for the UK's withdrawal from the European Union.

Theresa May Faces Pressure After Andrea Leadsom Resigns Over Brexit Policy

In a letter to the Prime Minister, Leader of the House Of Commons, Andrea Leadsom stated that she did not believe ‘the UK would be a truly sovereign United Kingdom through the deal that is now proposed.’

13 April, 2019

British Envoy Expresses 'Deep Regret' But Remains Non-Committal To Apology At Jallianwala

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On the issue of an apology, British High Commissioner Sir Dominic Asquith said, I would ask you to respect what I came here to do which was to commemorate those who died here a 100 years ago -- to express the sorrow of the British government and people.

13 April, 2019

On 100th Anniversary Of Jallianwala Bagh Massacre, Rahul Gandhi, Amarinder Singh Pay Homage At Memorial

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Congress president Rahul Gandhi and Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh paid homage at the Jallianwala Bagh Memorial on Saturday to mark the centenary of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre.

13 April, 2019

Jallianwala Bagh Massacre: Nothing Short Of Apology Will Do, Says Amarinder Singh On British PM's 'Regret'

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Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday termed as 'inadequate' the expression of regret by British Prime Minister Theresa May on Jallianwala Bagh massacre and said that nothing short of a formal apology from Britain will do.

10 April, 2019

Shameful Scar: UK PM Theresa May Expresses Regret Over Jallianwala Bagh Massacre

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On April 13, 1919, British forces led by Brigadier General Reginald Dyer opened fire in Jallianwala Bagh on thousands of unarmed and peaceful protesters, including women and children, killing hundreds of them.

27 March, 2019

Theresa May Offers To Quit Before 'Next Phase' Of Negotiations As MPs Debate Brexit

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A cross-party group of MPs will hold votes to find support for alternatives to the government’s deal but Theresa May promises to quit if her deal is passed

22 March, 2019

Amid UK's Indecision Over Brexit Deal, EU Offers More Time To Leave Bloc

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After a meeting that stretched through the afternoon and over dinner, the bloc said Britain could postpone its departure.

25 February, 2019

UK PM Theresa May Postpones Votes On Brexit Deal

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The decision increases the chances that MPs will move next week to delay Brexit beyond March 29, to avoid a potentially disastrous situation where Britain exits with no agreement at all.

07 February, 2019

Theresa May Brings Brexit Tour Back To Brussels

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Last month, the House of Commons overwhelmingly rejected the Brexit deal that Theresa May had negotiated with the EU after 18 months of painstaking diplomacy.

20 January, 2019

British PM Theresa May's Office Says MP Brexit Moves 'Extremely Concerning'

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Lawmakers are set to table a series of various Brexit amendments this week to test their support in the Commons.

17 January, 2019

UK Will Open Doors For More Indians Under New Immigration Strategy After Brexit

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British High Commissioner to India Dominic Asquith said that India is the first country, outside of the European Union, that London is consulting on its new migration policy.

17 January, 2019

British PM May Wins Confidence Vote, Calls On MPs To Work Together To Deliver Brexit

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The prime minister won by 325 votes to 306 - a majority of 19- on Wednesday, a day after her government suffered a historic parliamentary defeat over her Brexit divorce deal with the European Union.

16 January, 2019

After Brexit Deal Rejection, UK PM Theresa May To Face No-Confidence Motion Today

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May's bid to get the Withdrawal Agreement, struck between London and Brussels, through a House of Commons was defeated by a margin of 202 to 432.

16 January, 2019

After Brexit Debacle, Theresa May Faces No-Confidence Motion Today

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Labour Party leader and Leader of Opposition in the UK Parliament, Jeremy Corbyn, tabled a no-confidence motion against Theresa May that is expected to be heard at the House of Commons on Wednesday.

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Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party dance as they celebrate the party's initial lead during counting for the Tripura Municipal Corporation elections, in Agartala.

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A election staff member opens an electronic voting machine (EVM) to count votes for the municipal corporation elections, in Agartala.

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose and CPI(M) State Secretary Surya Kanta Mishra (2nd L) pay tribute to German philosopher Friedrich Engels on his 202nd birth anniversary, in Kolkata.

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Aspirants stand in a queue to enter an examintaion centre for Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test 2021 (UPTET Exam 2021), in Moradabad.

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This photo shows aftermath of a looted street in Honiara's Chinatown, Solomon Islands. Violence receded in the capital of the Solomon Islands, but the government showed no signs of addressing the underlying grievances...

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Let's Talk About Ageism And Sexism In Indian Films, A Zillionth Time!

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Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.

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Education In India During Covid-19: Challenges Faced And Solutions For A Post-Pandemic Era

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India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.

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