News brief: Big stories of the day

Source: WION Web Team
Place: New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: Dec 13, 2018, 09.01 AM(IST)

File photo of Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May. Photograph:( Reuters )

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British PM Theresa May survives no-confidence vote in Brexit battle

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday survived a confidence vote by her own MPs but lost the support of one-third of her colleagues, signalling the battle she still faces to get her Brexit deal through parliament.

Huawei CFO arrest fallout: After ex-diplomat, another Canadian national goes missing after questioning by Chinese authorities

Days after China detained former Canadian diplomat Michael Kovrig, the Canadian government said today that a second Canadian identified as Michael Spavor was also missing in China.

French police releases photo of suspected gunman behind Strasbourg Christmas market attack

French police on Tuesday night released the photo of a man suspected to have carried out the attack at the Strasbourg Christmas market in which 3 people were killed and at least 13 injured.

Isha Ambani-Anand Piramal wedding: Bollywood stars, politicians attend grand ceremony

All roads in Mumbai led to Pedar road where Mukesh Ambani hosted celebrities, politicians and sportsmen at his residence Antilla for his daughter Isha Ambani's wedding on Wednesday night. 

Paris climate agreement non-negotiable, no compromise on basic principles: India

India Wednesday said the Paris climate agreement was "non-negotiable" and there could be no compromise on the basic principles such as equity and Common but Differentiated Responsibilities and Respective Capabilities (CBDRRC).

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