Parliament

Legislature whose power and function are similar to those dictated by the Westminster system of the United Kingdom

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In modern politics and history, a parliament is a legislative body of government. Generally, a modern parliament has three functions: representing the electorate, making laws, and overseeing the government via hearings and inquiries.

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Germany's Green party doubled its share of the vote in Sunday's European Parliamentary election, leaping into second place behind Chancellor Angela Merkel's..
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Being constitutionally enshrined, the Voice to Parliament will be durable well beyond political timetables.
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Modi gave hints about his plan of action when he cautioned the newly elected lawmakers at the central hall in Parliament not to hazard a guess on the cabinet..
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Wearing a white kurta and churidar with a brown checkered half-jacket, Prime Minister Modi humbly greeted the newly elected MPs with folded hands in the Central..
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Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon has pledged to unite Europeโ€™s far-right into an international alliance of populists, and the European..
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The Parliament has two houses โ€” and while the BJP can afford to ride roughshod over its allies in the lower house, the Lok Sabha, it needs them in the Rajya..
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Last Muslim MP elected from Maharashtra was AR Antulay, whose appeal transcended caste and religion
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British Prime Minister Theresa May says she will resign in two weeks after continued failures to negotiate a Brexit deal between Parliament and the European..
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MADRID (AP) โ€” The lower chamber of Spainโ€™s Parliament has suspended four Catalan separatist politicians from their recently gained positions as national..
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Parliamentary constituency Rajsamand went to polls on April 29 in the fourth phase of Lok Sabha election. BJP's Diya Kumari and Congress' Devkinandan Gurjar were..
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Polling in all the 13 Parliamentary constituencies in Punjab was held in the last phase of the general elections.
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British Prime Minister Theresa May backed down Thursday from plans to seek Parliament's support for a Brexit bill already rejected by much of her Conservative..
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Polling in all the 13 Parliamentary constituency was held in the last phase of general elections.
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Parliament had increased SCโ€™s sanctioned strength from 26 to 31 in 2008. The collegium headed by CJI Ranjan Gogoi on May 8 reiterated its April 12..
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Amid a feverish mood as rumors and plots swirled through Parliament, Conservative lawmakers set up a showdown meeting with Theresa May for Friday.
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British Prime Minister Theresa May says Parliament will get the chance to vote on whether to hold a new referendum on Britainโ€™s EU membership, as she tries to..
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Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday implored British MPs to back her reworked EU divorce deal but saw pro-Brexit Conservatives and opposition parties savage..
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Theresa May is facing pressure to abandon her Brexit deal and quit as British prime minister within days, according to people familiar with the matter. Several..
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Lawmakers dealt an early blow to Ukraine's new president Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Wednesday by rejecting proposed changes to the electoral system ahead of a snap..
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Lok Sabha secretary general Snehlata Shrivastava on Wednesday said the newly-elected members of the Lower House of Parliament will no longer be lodged in hotels..
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The prime minister will make her case in Parliament later, as opposition against it seems to harden.
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British Prime Minister Theresa May said her government will include in her Withdrawal Agreement Bill a requirement for Members of Parliament (MPs) to vote on..
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Prime Minister Scott Morrison says it's "unlikely" the government will be able to get its income tax package through Parliament before June 30.
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The presiding officer at polling station number 32 in Chandni Chowk Parliamentary constituency "tried to manipulate" voting data to hide his mistake of not..
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Comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy, who had no political experience before being elected, has said Parliament members were only focused on enriching themselves
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'Parliament should not enact unenforceable legislation, and legislation without teeth will be no deterrent'
Credit: Independent - Published 1 week ago

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