vote of confidence

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Tensions flared following the GPC announcement that it would withhold its vote of confidence.
In October 2013, the legislature granted a vote of confidence to Faraji Dana after the lawmakers refused to qualify President Rouhani's initial nominee for the position.
The nominees for the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology, as well as the Ministry of Sports and Youth failed to receive a vote of confidence from the Majlis.
Thorntree councillor and planning committee member Peter Purvis said: "It is a vote of confidence in Thorntree and Middlesbrough and will be welcomed by the community in Thorntree.
That vote of confidence came in a city that 20 years ago was considered as much a Labour heartland as Glasgow.
BEIRUT: March 14 officials scrambled Friday to perform damage control one day after Metn MP Sami Gemayel of the Kataeb Party called for a vote of confidence in the Cabinet against his coalition's will.
Despite the parliamentary vote of confidence, the powerful opposition Islamists and youth groups are planning demonstrations after midday prayers on Friday in Amman and other cities to demand reforms.
The PM called on his fellow PASOK party members to back him in the vote of confidence in order to have a united and strong party in negotiations with the opposition.
AK Party government needs 276 votes from the 550-seat parliament to win the vote of confidence.
The Greek parliament is to hold a vote of confidence in the Prime Minister, as he tries to secure a 12 billion euro package and avert the euro zone's first sovereign debt default.
The Greek parliament is likely to hold a vote of confidence in the new government being formed by Prime Minister George Papandreou on Tuesday night, a parliamentary aide said on Thursday.
ATHENS: Greece's prime minister, struggling to ensure Parliamentary approval for a crucial austerity bill, said last night he would reshuffle his Cabinet and seek a vote of confidence for his new government this week, after talks with opposition parties failed.