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Greek prime minister wins confidence vote after row over Macedonia name deal; 151 of 299 MPs support Alexis Tsipras govt
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Greek prime minister wins confidence vote after row over Macedonia name deal; 151 of 299 MPs support Alexis Tsipras govt

Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras on Wednesday survived a confidence vote after a row over a landmark name deal with Macedonia sunk his four-year coalition. A total of 151 lawmakers supported Tsipras' government of the 299 present, including several independent MPs, the official count showed.

British PM Theresa May survives confidence vote by Conservative Party lawmakers but Brexit turmoil remains
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British PM Theresa May survives confidence vote by Conservative Party lawmakers but Brexit turmoil remains

British Prime Minister Theresa May survived a brush with political mortality Wednesday, winning a no-confidence vote by Conservative lawmakers that would have ended her leadership of party and country.

As danger looms over Theresay May, here is a look at possible replacements that could take over the role of British PM
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As danger looms over Theresay May, here is a look at possible replacements that could take over the role of British PM

Theresa May has vowed to fight on as the leader, but if she loses the confidence vote later on Wednesday she will be out of a job, and a contest to replace her will begin.

Theresa May faces no-confidence vote from Conservative Party; British PM says change in leadership will leave Brexit in balance
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Theresa May faces no-confidence vote from Conservative Party; British PM says change in leadership will leave Brexit in balance

British Conservative lawmakers forced a no-confidence vote against Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday, throwing UK politics deeper into crisis and Brexit further into doubt.

No-confidence motion updates: Rahul calls PM's speech weak, TDP finds it disappointing as NDA sails through no-trust vote with 325 votes
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No-confidence motion updates: Rahul calls PM's speech weak, TDP finds it disappointing as NDA sails through no-trust vote with 325 votes

​Congress president Rahul Gandhi asserted in the Lok Sabha that he had no hatred against the prime minister. "You think I hate the prime minister, but I am grateful to BJP, Modi and RSS. They made me understand the meaning of Congress. They made me understand the meaning of 'Hindustani'. This Modi, and BJP-RSS has made me realise. You have made me understand the meaning of being a Hindu. I am 'Pappu' for you, but I have no hatred against you," he said. After the speech Rahul walked to Modi and hugged him.

No-confidence motion in Parliament: Congress says time allotted to Opposition inadequate, calls Sumitra Mahajan 'unfair'
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No-confidence motion in Parliament: Congress says time allotted to Opposition inadequate, calls Sumitra Mahajan 'unfair'

Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge said that the time allotted for Opposition in the no-confidence motion debate, was inadequate. He said that Speaker Sumitra Mahajan was being "unfair"

Pedro Sanchez set to become Spain's new prime minister as Mariano Rajoy faces a no confidence vote
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Pedro Sanchez set to become Spain's new prime minister as Mariano Rajoy faces a no confidence vote

Pedro Sanchez will take over as Spain's Prime Minister after the current Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy will face a no confidence vote scheduled on 1 June

Nepal's PM Oli to face no-confidence motion
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Nepal's PM Oli to face no-confidence motion

A political party that just left Nepal's coalition government has partnered with the main opposition party to file a no-confidence motion against the Prime Minister.

Ukraine's Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk survives no confidence vote in parliament
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Ukraine's Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk survives no confidence vote in parliament

Ukraine's Western-backed government survived a no-confidence vote on Tuesday, staving off the immediate prospect of a snap election in a country fighting a deep recession and a pro-Russian separatist insurgency.

No-trust: Why Mamata is on to another losing proposition
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No-trust: Why Mamata is on to another losing proposition

Mamata Banerjee's proposed no-confidence vote may again be wrongly timed for neither Congress nor BJP wants an early election