Confidence vote

Struggling British PM Theresa May faces confidence vote

Members of the House of Commons will vote on the Conservative leader's legislative plans -- the Queen's Speech -- in a key test of whether she can stay in power.

 

Jun 29, 2017, 09:33 AM IST
UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn refuses to resign after losing confidence vote

UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn refuses to resign after losing confidence vote

Lawmakers from Britain`s opposition Labour Party backed a motion of no confidence in their leader Jeremy Corbyn by an overwhelming margin on Tuesday, but Corbyn said he would not resign.

Jun 28, 2016, 23:50 PM IST
JD(U) recognised as main opposition party in Bihar

JD(U) recognised as main opposition party in Bihar

A day ahead of Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi's floor test in the assembly Friday, Speaker Uday Narain Choudhary Thursday notified JD-U leader Vijay Kumar Chaudhary as leader of opposition, replacing Nand Kishore Yadav of the BJP which will support Manjhi during the confidence vote.

Feb 19, 2015, 23:47 PM IST

Jitan Ram Manjhi Cabinet clears 23 items

Even as the stage is set for the trust vote tomorrow in Bihar, the Jitan Ram Manjhi Cabinet on Thursday met for the second consecutive day and cleared a slew of proposals, including the one for it to seek a floor test in the Assembly tomorrow.

Feb 19, 2015, 22:54 PM IST
Confidence vote: Bihar BJP MLAs may support Jitan Ram Manjhi on February 20

Confidence vote: Bihar BJP MLAs may support Jitan Ram Manjhi on February 20

Bihar BJP MLAs may support Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi when he will be seeking vote of confidence in the Assembly on February 20, as per reports on Monday.

Feb 18, 2015, 19:52 PM IST

Confidence vote looms after French government forces through reforms

France`s government on Tuesday forced a key package of economic reforms through parliament in a rare move that sparked a confidence motion which could in theory bring it down.

Feb 18, 2015, 02:35 AM IST

Greek PM easily wins confidence vote, EU showdown looms

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras comfortably won a confidence vote on his plan to cancel a deeply unpopular bailout programme and challenge European leaders as both sides prepare for a showdown at meetings in Brussels this week.

Feb 11, 2015, 10:32 AM IST

Greek PM Alexis Tsipras easily wins confidence vote, EU showdown looms

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras comfortably won a confidence vote on his plan to cancel a deeply unpopular bailout programme and challenge European leaders as both sides prepare for a showdown at meetings in Brussels this week.

Feb 11, 2015, 07:06 AM IST

EU's Juncker survives confidence vote over tax scandal

Jean-Claude Juncker sailed through a European Parliament no confidence vote over the "Luxleaks" tax scandal Thursday, but the European Commission chief still faces awkward questions just a month into his new job.

Nov 27, 2014, 18:26 PM IST

EU`s Juncker faces confidence vote

The European Parliament holds a confidence vote Thursday on Jean-Claude Juncker and his entire Commission over the "Luxleaks" tax scandal, in a symbolic but still damaging move less than a month into his five-year mandate.

Nov 27, 2014, 15:52 PM IST

Vietnam Prime Minister boosted by confidence vote

Vietnam's premier received a boost on Saturday when a majority of lawmakers in the one-party state voted for him in the communist country's second annual confidence vote, a turnaround from his poor showing last year.

Nov 15, 2014, 20:34 PM IST

Mumbai: Shiv Sena protests against BJP in Mulund

A day after Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis won a confidence vote in the Maharashtra Assembly, Shiv Sena led a protest against BJP saying that the party cheated the people of Maharashtra.

Nov 13, 2014, 14:17 PM IST

Libya Cabinet wins confidence vote in Parliament

The proposed cabinet of Libyan premier Ahmed Miitig Sunday won a vote of confidence in the General National Congress, or interim parliament, a lawmaker said.

May 26, 2014, 08:18 AM IST

Arvind Kejriwal to face crucial confidence vote tomorrow

Arvind Kejriwal will face a crucial vote of confidence tomorrow in the Delhi Assembly which he may sail through with the backing of the Congress MLAs, notwithstanding reports of uncertainty surrounding the minority government.

Jan 01, 2014, 20:35 PM IST

Italian PM Enrico Letta wins confidence votes, vows reforms

Italy`s Prime Minister Enrico Letta won a confidence vote in the Senate on Wednesday, confirming his government`s majority after promising sweeping reforms and urging lawmakers to back him or risk chaos.

Dec 12, 2013, 10:00 AM IST

Vietnam`s top leaders face first confidence vote

Vietnam`s leaders face a first-ever confidence vote in the communist-controlled parliament on Monday as the authoritarian regime seeks to defuse growing public anger over a lack of accountability and corruption.

Jun 10, 2013, 17:46 PM IST

Maldives to have secret ballot for confidence vote

Maldivian parliament Sunday opted to hold a secret ballot on the motion of no-confidence against President Mohamed Waheed, sources said.

Dec 03, 2012, 17:00 PM IST

New Greek government wins confidence vote

Greece`s new coalition government led by Prime Minister Antonis Samaras has won a vote of confidence in parliament.

Jul 09, 2012, 09:11 AM IST

Uttarakhand BJP MLAs summoned to Delhi

Fearing poaching by ruling
Congress ahead of the confidence vote in Uttarakhand, the
BJP has summoned all its 31 MLAs in the state to New Delhi.

Mar 20, 2012, 15:36 PM IST

Will Pak PM Gilani survive confidence vote?

Yousuf Raza Gilani must be keeping his fingers crossed after being served contempt of court notice by the Pak SC.

Jan 16, 2012, 14:06 PM IST

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