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Revoke Article 50 petition crashes Parliament website

Image copyright HOC A petition calling on Theresa May to cancel Brexit by revoking Article 50 has attracted more than half a million signatures. Parliament’s petitions website crashed on Thursday morning because of the high volume of traffic. It comes as the prime minister heads to Brussels to ask the EU for a delay to […]

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Brexit: Theresa May at Brussels EU summit to urge short delay

Image copyright EPA Image caption In a speech on Wednesday, Mrs May told the nation she does not support a long delay to Brexit Theresa May will make a direct plea to EU leaders later asking to postpone Brexit for three months, hours after telling the British public a delay was “a matter of great […]

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Home Office 'utterly failing' over immigration detention centres

Image caption Staff at Brook House detention centre were filmed physically and verbally abusing detainees. The Home Office has “utterly failed” to ensure the safety of people held in UK immigration detention centres, a damning report says. MPs on the home affairs committee warn there are “serious problems” in almost every part of the detention […]

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PM tells Brexit-weary public 'I'm on your side'

Theresa May has appealed to the public over Brexit, telling them she understood they had had enough, and adding: “I am on your side.” Speaking from Downing Street, the prime minister criticised the actions of MPs, saying it is “high time” politicians made a decision on the next steps. This breaking news story is being […]

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MP condemns Andrea Leadsom in PMQs over LGBT lesson remarks

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionLabour MP Lloyd Russell-Moyle criticised the leader of house A gay MP called on the prime minister to condemn the leader of the House of Commons over comments she made about LGBT education. Lloyd Russell-Moyle criticised Andrea Leadsom after she said parents should decide when their children […]

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PMQs: Ed Miliband accuses PM of being a Brexit 'roadblock'

Ed Miliband had told Theresa May she is “the roadblock to this House reaching a majority” over Brexit. The former Labour leader blamed the prime minister for the Brexit impasse, urging her to “do a service to the country” and back indicative votes on a way forward. But Mrs May said indicative votes have been […]

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Brexit: 'History will judge Theresa May', says Tory MP

Peter Bone has used PMQs to launch an attack on his party leader’s handling of Brexit. The Conservative MP told Theresa May she had a choice – either “honour” the wishes of the British people by allowing the UK to leave the EU on 29 March, or “betray” them by delaying Brexit, He also warned […]

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Brexit: Stella Creasy slams head on desk

Conservative MP Nadhim Zahawi’s comments over Brexit causes the Labour MP Stella Creasy’s to hit her head on the desk. Do you have a view about this post? Leave a comment on our Facebook page Credited Source link

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Voter ID trials ruled lawful by High Court judge

Image copyright Getty Images A scheme to make voters bring ID to polling stations has been ruled lawful by a High Court judge. A pilot is due to take place in nine local authorities for elections in May, but campaigner Neil Coughlan said the trial would prevent people from voting. The 64-year-old crowdfunded more than […]

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Nadine Dorries on PM's Brexit deal

Conservative MP Nadine Dorries says Theresa May’s deal “would walk it” if she left office in June. Do you have a view about this post? Leave a comment on our Facebook page Credited Source link

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Jeremy Corbyn challenges Theresa May at PMQs

“We’re now in the midst of a full scale national crisis,” Jeremy Corbyn told the prime minister at Prime Minister’s Questions. The Labour leader accused Theresa May of “incompetence” and “failure” over Brexit saying Theresa May “has no plan” and asks if she will meet him today. But Theresa May defends her position on delivering […]