May has called for politicians to back her deal or risk "letting the British people down". But with many of her own MPs expected to join opposition parties to vote against the deal, it was widely expected to be defeated.
Rupee dropped by 39 paise to settle at 72.89 against the US currency as oil prices rebounded after Saudi Arabia announced plans to cut production and the dollar strengthened in global markets.
British Prime Minister Theresa May cannot expect the opposition Labour Party to save her in a parliamentary vote on any Brexit deal, Emily Thornberry, Labour’s foreign affairs policy chief, said.
Britain’s culture minister Jeremy Wright said the government would not accept a Brexit deal which separates Northern Ireland from the rest of the UK via a hard border down the Irish Sea.
Northern Irish party which props up Prime Minister Theresa May’s government warned her on Friday that her negotiation had raised alarm bells and that it could not support a Brexit deal that divided up the United Kingdom.
Britain’s junior Brexit minister told a German media outlet he was optimistic that Britain and the European Union would reach a Brexit deal soon, adding that he hoped this would happen in the next three weeks.
Britain's former Brexit Secretary David Davis said that members of Parliament will probably vote against Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal.
British Prime Minister Theresa May steps up attempts to court European support for a draft Brexit deal as negotiations on securing a smooth divorce from the world’s biggest trading bloc enter their final stages.
British Foreign Minister Jeremy Hunt said it was “probably pushing it” to expect a Brexit deal within the next seven days.
The chances of sealing a deal on Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union in November are fading, Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said.