David Davis had already expressed unease over the compromise plan.
Even if the prime minister were to be replaced by a more passionately Leave-supporting minister, there is no parliamentary majority for the sort of no-deal Brexit being pushed by May's Brexiteer critics.
"May's Brexit means BRINO - "Brexit In Name Only" - a fake Brexit", said John Longworth, co-chairman of Leave Means Leave.
However, he also reportedly threatened to resign from the government on a number of occasions, most recently during talks to resolve a dispute with pro-EU Conservative lawmakers who wanted a greater say for parliament over the final Brexit deal. "It has been worrying the prime minister's advisers from the start".
The midnight resignation came as a shock to British politics, exposing May to challenge by Conservative Party members outraged over what they see as her plan to secure a "soft Brexit" that keeps Britain tied to many rules and regulations of the European Union after it leaves the bloc next year. He played a leading role in the Brexit campaign in the run up to the 2016 referendum.
If Davis and Baker are the only major losses from the government over her plan for "a business-friendly" Brexit that proposes "a free trade area for goods" with the European Union, then May will be much safer. Michael Gove, May's environment minister, said on Sunday that while the agreed negotiating stance was not flawless, he believed it delivered on handing back control to Britain. He called a meeting of the group on Monday.
On Friday, the United Kingdom cabinet supported Prime Minister Theresa May's plan for a "soft" Brexit. But some senior pro-Brexit ministers have backed May's plan. Conservative MPs have repeatedly told Business Insider that there is likely to be a challenge against her once Brexit negotiations conclude and Britain has left the European Union next March.
Scotland Yard are now investigating five allegations of sexual assault against the actor and one allegation of assault. Spacey was sacked from Netflix's House of Cards following Rapp's allegations, and has been absent from screens since.
India attracted the highest ever foreign direct investment in the past year with inflows totalling US$62 billion. PM Modi along with South Korean president Moon Jae-in will be inaugurating the facility in Noida at 5 pm Monday.
Lopetegui was sacked two days before their opening World Cup match with Portugal after he was named Real Madrid boss. Hierro will also not return to his previous role of sports director of the Spanish FA.
At its peak, the cult had at least 10,000 members in Japan and overseas, including graduates of some of Japan's top universities. This photo from 1995 shows subway passengers affected by sarin nerve gas being carried into a hospital.
Makarova, who made the quarter-finals four years ago, beat a weary-looking Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic 4-6, 6-1, 6-4. Federer , who has not dropped a set in three matches, produced another routine 6-3 7-5 6-2 win in one hour and 34 minutes.
Johnstone helped Villa to a fairly successful Championship campaign where they reached the play-off final before losing to Fulham. Grant made five appearances for Stoke in all competitions last season as understudy to Jack Butland.
A USA service member has been killed and two others injured in what appears to be an insider attack in Afghanistan , Nato says. They became more rare as the number of USA troops shrunk afterward, and as the military coalition added security precautions.
It will be the first time the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and their three children have been seen together as a family of five. Prince Louis will be christened in the Lily Font, a silver gilt font and bowl decorated in lilies, ivy and cherubs.
It was great to see Jean-Michel Aulas yesterday at Istra (base camp) but we did not at all discuss my situation at Lyon . Rangers will have first refusal on any young players Liverpool want to send out on loan, reports the Sun on Sunday .
In a final flurry, Hamilton passed Bottas for second and Raikkonen beat his compatriot to the final podium place. Mercedes' errors cost both Hamilton and Bottas in the Austrian GP the week before when neither finished.
After a good day with the ball, Pandya was handed a promotion to No. 4 with India still 48 away, and he did not disappoint. In between those two losses to West Indies, India beat England 2-1 in a three-match T20I series at home in January 2017.
Four boys brought to safety, rescue operations to resume soon
Thai soldiers unload diving gear and rescue equipment during the ongoing rescue operation . "Don't be anxious , I miss everyone". As of this writing, four of the boys have already been rescued but operations have been put on hold to restock on supplies.
Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson Setting Up 1v1 Playoff
News broke Friday that the two are in the works on playing each other for $10 million dollar victor takes all exhibition. Woods and Mickelson, however, remain committed to making this thing happen, Golf .com reports.
Brexit secretary David Davis has resigned
It comes at a critical and highly sensitive time for May's strategy, as she seeks to make progress in negotiations in Brussels. Mr Rees-Mogg refused to support her and said that "she would be well-advised to revisit her Brexit policy".
Four cave boys safe, rescue set to resume
Rescuing them all could take three to four days and depended on the weather, an army commander involved in the mission said. An entire floor of the 14-story hospital has been reserved for treating the soccer team, according to local media reports.