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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BRUSSELS (AP) — Prime Minister Theresa May used to promise "strong and stable" government. Fellow EU leaders used to believe her. But then came almost three..
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If you have been paying attention to any news regarding the UK in recent weeks or months, you will likely know that the country’s..
8 hours ago • One News Page Staff
A call to revoke Article 50 generates the fastest ever rate of signatures on Parliament's website.
19 hours ago • BBC News
After failing twice to get her Brexit deal through Parliament, Theresa May is now requesting an extension.
21 hours ago • BBC News
Parliament will have the chance to discuss a motion on Brexit on Monday, Brexit minister Stephen Barclay said, confirming government plans to set out a process..
Credit: Reuters - Published 2 days ago

No 10 says the PM shares the public's "frustration" at Parliament's "failure to take a decision".
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James Goddard pleads not guilty to three charges following protests outside Parliament.
3 days ago • BBC News
According to land allotment rules for political parties framed by the UPA government in 2006, a party with 101 to 200 MPs in Parliament is entitled to 2 acres.
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 3 days ago

#Eggboy’s sin is as nothing to the damage done by Anning with his comments.
Credit: The Age - Published 4 days ago

A petition to kick former One Nation Senator Fraser Anning out of Parliament has gathered more than one million signatures.
Credit: SBS - Published 5 days ago

A petition to kick former One Nation Senator Fraser Anning out of Parliament has gathered more than one million signatures.
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LONDON — British Prime Minister Theresa May warned Sunday that it would be “a potent symbol of Parliament’s collective political failure” if a Brexit..
5 days ago • WorldNews
As Andhra Pradesh heads for simultaneous elections to the state Assembly and Parliament on April 11 ET provides a snapshot of the poll strategies of various..
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Lawmakers defeated a motion that called for another public vote on whether to stay in the European Union or leave
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The PM could also make a third attempt to get her deal through Parliament in the coming days.
1 week ago • BBC News
Britain's Parliament voted Wednesday to not leave the European Union without a deal. Brexit is set to happen on March 29, and Parliament will vote Thursday to..
Credit: CBS News - Published 1 week ago

Not just in Parliament and state legislatures, Congress will reserve 33% of all posts and vacancies for women in central govt, central govt organisations and..
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

The British House of Commons voted Wednesday to reject leaving the European Union without an agreement, one day after Prime Minister Theresa May’s revised..
1 week ago • WorldNews
The future of Brexit is unclear after Parliament rejected Prime Minister Theresa May's deal yesterday. Lawmakers are voting again today on whether to leave the..
Credit: CBS News - Published 1 week ago

Should the UK leave the EU without a formal Brexit deal? British lawmakers will have their say Wednesday.
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published 1 week ago

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