Parliament to vote on ‘oven-ready’ Brexit deal by Christmas Dec 15, 2019 0 164 12345 London: British lawmakers will vote before Christmas on the Brexit deal that Conservative Prime Minister Boris Johnson agreed with Brussels, he said on Saturday.“We’re going to get Brexit done,” Johnson told supporters in Sedgefield in north-eastern England, where the Conservatives made a historic gain from the opposition Labour party in Thursday’s snap election.He asked the crowd: “What kind of [Brexit] deal have we got?” “Oven ready!” chanted his supporters in the constituency once held by former Labour prime minister Tony Blair.“We have 100 per cent support [for the deal from Conservative lawmakers],” Johnson said. “We can definitely get it in before Christmas.” On Saturday, he promised to build “a one-nation Conservative government, a people’s government” that will increase funding for health services, policing and infrastructure.Thursday’s election has “changed the future of our country,” Johnson said.Left-wing Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson both said they plan to step down. (DPA) RELATED ARTICLES Protests rage as US, UK warn on travel to NE India Dec 15, 2019 0 940 60,000 French homes without power lashed by heavy rains, winds Dec 15, 2019 0 173 Britain’s Johnson vows to repay trust of oppn voters Dec 15, 2019 0 155 Trump to face impeachment vote after House panel approves charges AFP Washington US President Donald Trump stood on the verge of impeachment on Friday after a House panel approved charges he abused his power and obstructed Congress, setting up a historic vote in the chamber next week. In .. Nine Afghan forces killed in Taliban insider attack: Official Ghazni: The Taliban have killed nine Afghan soldiers in an insider attack in central Afghanistan, the military said on Saturday, underscoring the dangers Afghan forces face from within their own ranks. The Afghan .. Pakistan police raid house of PM Khan’s nephew over hospital riots Lahore: Pakistan police raided the house of Prime Minister Imran Khan’s nephew on Saturday in eastern Lahore, after a video emerged showing him taking part in deadly hospital riots days earlier. Three patients died .. UN climate dialogues unravelling, face failure AFP Madrid A UN climate summit in Madrid risked collapsing on Saturday after all-night negotiations between countries left them more divided than ever over on how to fight global warming and pay for its ravages. .. Britain’s royals seek social media chief for Queen Elizabeth II London: Britain’s royal family on Saturday advertised for a social media chief to promote the global “reputation and impact” of Queen Elizabeth II and other royals. The new “head of digital engagement” will lead a small ..