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Queen Elizabeth II approves suspension of UK Parliament

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II has approved Prime Minister Boris Johnson's plan to suspend parliament, a statement from the official body of advisers to the Queen, known as the Privy Council, said on Wednesday. The statement confirmed that parliament would be suspended on a day between September 9 and September 12, until October 14. "It is … Continue reading Queen Elizabeth II approves suspension of UK Parliament

PM confirms new date for Brexit vote

  Prime Minister Theresa May said Monday that the postponed vote in Parliament on Britain's Brexit agreement with the European Union will be held on 14 January, more than a month after it was originally scheduled and just 10 weeks before Britain leaves the EU. But even as May insisted she could salvage her unpopular … Continue reading PM confirms new date for Brexit vote