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British PM Theresa May loses key vote on Brexit procedure in parliament

The contentious amendment was passed by 308 votes in favour to 297 against, a day after MPs delivered another blow to Prime Minister Theresa May by voting to scupper a no-deal Brexit.

AFP | PTI 

Theresa May | Photo: Reuters
Theresa May | Photo: Reuters

Britain's government suffered another setback on Wednesday as MPs voted to force it to announce within three sitting days what steps it will take next if its deal is rejected by parliament next week as appears likely.

The contentious amendment was passed by 308 votes in favour to 297 against, a day after MPs delivered another blow to Prime Minister by voting to scupper a no-deal

First Published: Wed, January 09 2019. 20:32 IST
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