Government whips overcame the rebellion by a dozen Tory lawmakers -- reportedly issuing last-ditch threats it would prompt a no-confidence vote in the prime minister -- by just seven votes.
Even after receiving a number of resignations, the British Prime Minister promise an orderly departure from the European Union (EU).
May was forced to carry out a reshuffle of her top team after Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Brexit Secretary David Davis both quit over differences with her over Brexit.
In a two-page letter to Prime Minister Theresa May, the leading Brexit supporter said that while he initially accepted the government's proposal, it now 'sticks in the throat'.
British foreign minister Boris Johnson resigned just days after Prime Minister Theresa May secured a hard-won agreement from senior ministers on an EU exit strategy.
Prime Minister Theresa May's Downing Street office announced the appointment in a statement. Javid was previously Britain's communities minister.
Interior minister Amber resigned as home secretary in a blow to the government as it faces outrage over wrongful moves to deport elderly, legal but undocumented immigrants from the Caribbean.
After meeting with British PM Theresa May, and some other events, Modi answered questions in a televised event held in the hallowed premises of Westminster.
May is due to address parliament in the early afternoon after holding a meeting with her National Security Council to discuss the government's next move.
In a dramatic escalation of diplomatic tensions over the attack on Sergei Skripal and his daughter on March 4, May said the nerve agent that poisoned them was a Russian military-grade type.
Prime Minister Theresa May said that "if action needs to be taken then the government will do that", but urged "time and space" for the police to conduct their investigation.
The US president's announcement on Thursday to impose tariffs prompted a backlash from nations around the world.
A senior member of British Prime Minister Theresa May's Cabinet has chastised US President Donald Trump for threatening a trade war with the European Union.
EU leaders have been pressing May to clarify what she wants before they agree their position on the future economic partnership at a summit later this month.
May confirmed Britain would leave the European Union's single market and customs union after Brexit in March 2019.