Saturday, 19 January, 2019

Topic: Brexit

Theresa May

Theresa May survives no-confidence motion narrowly, invites oppn for Brexit talks

US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi asks Donald Trump to postpone State of the Union address, and Iran claims US has arrested its journalist. 
Anti-Brexit demonstrations outside Houses of Parliament in London | Luke MacGregor/Bloomberg

Even an Indian ‘Anglophile’ can see that Britain must get used to being a small country

The British can blame no one but themselves. The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is a small country that is about to get even ...

Netflix raises prices for US subscribers by up to 18%

British Parliament rejects Brexit deal and China accuses Canada of double standards after it asks for clemency for convicted national.
Theresa May

Brexit: What are Theresa May’s options for a ‘plan B’?

There are six possible options for the Prime Minister at this stage.
UK PM Theresa May outside 10 Downing Street

Theresa May loses Brexit vote in landslide, faces confidence vote

The UK parliament voted 432-202 against the Brexit deal brokered by Theresa May over 18 months.
File photo of Justin Trudeau | Scott Olson/Getty Images

China sentences a Canadian to death for drug trafficking, Trudeau calls verdict arbitrary  

Theresa May urges parliamentarians to give the Brexit deal ‘a second look’ and House Republicans unseat leader from committees over white supremacy remark.
Donald Trump

White House prepares for border wall as Donald Trump threatens national emergency

Japan PM Shinzo Abe speaks in support of Theresa May and Mike Pompeo speaks in Cairo about Trump’s vision for Middle East.
Jeff Bezos with wife MacKenzie

World’s richest man Jeff Bezos and wife of 25 years announce divorce

Opposition candidate set to win Congo presidential poll, and yet another Brexit blow for Britain’s Theresa May.

Theresa May’s brush with the Four Horsemen, and Trump’s Mexican standoff

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by editors at ThePrint.
Mukesh Gupta chose to question Sushma Swaraj in a manner which is not reflective of an IITian | Wu Hong-Pool/Getty Images

Sushma Swaraj says Indians in Britain need not worry till Brexit process is over

Responding to a question in Rajya Sabha, Sushma Swaraj said there would be more clarity on India and UK's relationship once Brexit is complete.

Karnataka crisis: Can horse-trading be checked or should it be accepted as part of politics?

The Karnataka Congress called a legislature party meeting Friday to address the issue of horse trading in the state and put up a show of strength. The Congress ...