UK Parliament

Here are the three things that could happen next with Brexit

Boris Johnson was quite right when he delivered his resignation speech to the House of Commons last week.<p>The former Foreign Secretary was one of the …

Great Britain

We Brits want 'same freedoms' for you

Madame Rajavi, ladies and gentlemen, it is a huge privilege for the British delegation to take part in this rally to free Iran. We Brits want the …

Human Rights

Pedal on UK Parliament to be held in October

Branded the National Funeral for the Unknown Cyclist in honour of all victims of road traffic collisions, pollution and inactivity

UK Politics

Man arrested with knives near UK parliament jailed for life

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Khalid Mohammed Omar Ali is held by police in Westminster he was arrested on Whitehall in central London<p>LONDON (Reuters) - A …

Westminster Bridge

UK Set to Become a Blockchain and Crypto Economy Leader, New Report Says

A new report states the UK has the potential to become a leader in blockchain technology and the crypto economy by 2022, The Guardian reported July …


British Parliament commemorates Indian spiritual leader’s 750th birth anniversary

British parliamentarians cutting across party lines joined several Hindu leaders in the UK at the House of Commons complex in London to commemorate

Business (India)

Department for Transport consider cutting rail services to Northumberland

Transport Ministers have confirmed that services to smaller stations north of Newcastle could be cut, as part of a plan to reduce overcrowding.<p>It …


Appleton woman who featured on moving BBC partition documentary takes campaign to Parliament

A CAMPAIGN to 'create a legacy' for people killed during the biggest mass migration of humans in history made its way to Parliament following the …


The disenfranchisement of Jo Swinson shows how parliament fails to respect MPs with children

On the centenary of some women gaining the right to vote, the UK parliament should be showing global leadership and be on the forefront of …

Great Britain

Shameful chief whip saga another reason for People’s Vote

The last two years have been unedifying for our political leaders, to say the least. I’ve been known to defend politicians on many occasions – they …

Great Britain

University honour for Janice Long

BROADCASTER Janice Long has been awarded an honorary doctorate by Edge Hill University in recognition of her contribution to the popular music and …


UK Schools To Make LGBT+ Sex Education Mandatory

While Ireland’s own objective sex education bill makes its way through the Dáil, the UK has taken a huge step forward by making mandatory sex …


CPR training will help save lives

Date published: 20 July 2018<p>Andrew Redgrave (far left) with fellow NWAS colleagues and Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham outside the House of …


The cheating of Jo Swinson has exposed the UK parliament’s rotten core

Ah, parliament, with its magnificent conventions, where you are allowed to honk like a goose on fire while someone is speaking, can say “misspoke” but not “lied”, and can enjoy round-the-clock access to snuff from the House of Commons doorkeeper, but are not allowed to remain in bed when you have …

Opinion (UK)

'You live in cuckooland!' Bill Cash perfectly sums up Remainers' attempt to thwart Brexit

BREXITEER Sir Bill Cash brilliantly summed up Remainers' attempt to thwart Brexit with a second referendum as he compared pro-EU MPs to "rats trying …

Great Britain

Frank Field welcomes 'change of heart' as DWP rule disabled claimants WILL receive missed benefits repayments

TENS of thousands of disabled people denied welfare benefits due to Government error are to receive additional back-payments totalling as much as …


Legal aid ‘advice deserts’ spreading, warn MPs and peers

Human Rights

Chaos at Westminster: What's going on in the British parliament?

The controversial visit by President Donald Trump and his bombshell interview criticizing his host wasn’t the only headache for British Prime …

Great Britain

Abstentionist Irish rebel MP finally enters Westminster

Grandmother of abstentionism and the first woman MP, Constance Markievicz has finally entered Parliament - 100 years after winning her seat.<p>Her portrait, donated by the Irish parliament, has been received by Speaker John Bercow on behalf of the House of Commons.<p>The painting forms part of the UK …

Northern Ireland

Lib-Dem Layla Moran backs #LetThemTeach

Liberal Democrat education spokesperson Layla Moran has become the latest high-profile figure to back the <i>Tes</i> campaign to stop non-EU teachers being …

Education (UK)

Spanish skateboard hero of London Bridge attack awarded posthumous medal by Queen

The 39-year-old Spaniard, from Las Rozas outside Madrid, is one of eight heroes of the June 2017 attack to be honoured by the Queen for their …

London Bridge

Parliament to save paper with new wifi intranet

Now the Indian Parliament has installed wifi intranet. If all MPs and ministers start putting it to use, the Parliament reduce the mountain of waste …

Indian Parliament

Tory chief whip Julian Smith under fire in pairing row

<b>Conservative Chief Whip Julian Smith is under pressure to explain why an MP took part in crunch Brexit votes despite an agreement not to.</b><p>Mr Smith told Brandon Lewis to break a voting pact with a Lib Dem MP "by accident", sources have told the BBC.<p>He has apologised to Jo Swinson who had a "pairing" …

Great Britain

'Life should mean life' - petition demanding Liane's killer should be refused parole presented to House of Commons

Date published: 19 July 2018<p>Liane Singleton was brutally murdered. Picture courtesy of MEN Media<p>Oldham East and Saddleworth MP Debbie Abrahams is …


Picture of first elected woman MP, Constance Markievicz, displayed in Parliament

A picture of the first woman elected to the House of Commons, Constance Markievicz, has been gifted to the UK Parliament by the Irish Parliament

Great Britain

West Cheshire is one of most improved areas for one-year cancer survival

WEST Cheshire has been identified as one of the 20 “most improved” areas in the country for one-year cancer survival.<p>The All-Party Parliamentary …


LGBT community raises thousands for Northern Ireland’s Rainbow Project after their office was ransacked

Northern Ireland’s Rainbow Project has received thousands of pounds in donations after their office was burgled weeks before Pride.<p>The Rainbow …

Northern Ireland

Be in Parliament for Friday's no-trust vote debate: BJP issues whip to MPs

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has issued a three-line whip to its MPs, asking them to be present in the Lok Sabha on Friday to debate a motion of …

Lok Sabha

'It's not too late to save Brexit,' Johnson tells UK parliament

LONDON (Reuters) - Boris Johnson, who quit as Britain’s former foreign minister last week, accused Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday of planning a phoney Brexit that would betray voters by failing to take the country completely out of the European Union.<p>The former London mayor, who has made …

Great Britain

Will Princess Eugenie’s Fiancé, Jack Brooksbank, Receive a Royal Title From the Queen?

Princess Eugenie’s wedding is right around the corner, but one question still remains: Will her fiancé, Jack Brooksbank, receive a royal …

Royal Family