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Loot Boxes Should Be Regulated as Gambling, UK Parliament Says

Also: PewDiePie canceled his donation to the Anti-Defamation League, and 'Control' might get a major crossover....

Loot Boxes Should Be Regulated as Gambling, UK Parliament Says

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This Senator Wants to Ban Videogame Loot Boxes Aimed at Kids Missouri Republican Josh Hawley is planning to introduce a bill titled, "The Protecting Children from Abusive Games Act."...
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20:08, 2019-05-23

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Gaming hot topics debate: loot boxes, addiction, parental advice, esports hype, and store wars Our panel of experts debates gaming's hot topics: loot boxes, addiction, parental advice, esports hype, and the battle among the game stores.Read Mor...
01:40, 2019-09-09

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Recycle Those Takeout Boxes and Upgrade To These Food Containers Like A Real Adult Perhaps just as pervasive as the famed junk drawer, or the stash of plastic bags under the sink we’d feel guilty just throwing away, everyone has tha...
11:44, 2019-06-04

Jack in the Box will serve 'Tiny Tacos' that come in boxes with special dipping sauces Jack in the Box Jack in the Box's famous tacos are now available in bite-size form. The new "Tiny Tacos" are being tested in Dallas and Austin, Texa...
00:00, 2019-07-04

Amazon warehouses use machines that can pack boxes 5 times faster than humans Amazon is rolling out machines to a number of warehouses, designed to automate a job held by thousands of its workers: boxing up customer orders.Read...
14:56, 2019-05-13

Borderlands 3 Gameplay Reveal COUNTDOWN: Twitch Stream Start Time, How to Watch, Earn loot 2K and Gearbox are planning to unveil more information about Borderlands 3 in an upcoming Twitch stream soon - here's everything you need to know, in...
13:12, 2019-05-01

Theft of 7 slot machines in Queens may be linked to illegal gambling scheme Four men raided a Queens apartment this week and ripped off seven slot machines from the home, which cops are probing as an illegal gambling operatio...
15:36, 2019-09-13

2019 Kentucky Derby: Gambling on odds, horse racing explained Want to get in on the Kentucky Derby betting action but don't know what any of it means? We've got you covered...
16:40, 2019-05-04

4 killed, 3 wounded in shooting at illegal gambling site in Brooklyn: police An NYPD spokesman says police responding to a call about shots fired just before 7 a.m. Saturday found four men dead at the scene. A woman and two me...
16:56, 2019-10-12

How gambling giant SportPesa made waves in Africa – and Premier League Everton’s sponsors are hailed by the club for supporting community schemes, but there are concerns about how the Kenyan-Bulgarian firm profits from a...
20:48, 2019-07-18

'Jeopardy!' superstar testing his gambling skills in the World Series of Poker Jeopardy superstar James Holzhauer may have put down the buzzer, but he's picking up his chips and heading to Las Vegas to participate in the World S...
21:28, 2019-06-23

NYPD ‘brothel cop’ pleads guilty to running prostitution, gambling ring A former NYPD detective and his wife both pleaded guilty to masterminding a multi-million dollar prostitution and gambling ring with the help of seve...
04:08, 2019-05-23

In Bizarre Incident, Teacher Makes Kids Wear Boxes To Prevent Cheating A school teacher is in hot water for making his students wear cardboard boxes on their heads in a bid to prevent cheating....
10:20, 2019-09-06

'Piled with garbage': Abortion doctor with thousands of fetuses in cardboard boxes was a hoarder The abortion doctor who stashed more than 2,245 fetal remains in his garage also hoarded personal property throughout his home in Crete, Illinois, le...
22:44, 2019-09-19

2019 NBA Mock Draft: Vanderbilt's Darius Garland checks all the boxes to be taken by the Pelicans at No. 4 The Grizzlies acquiring the No. 23 pick from the Jazz in the Mike Conley trade won't be the last deal made...
18:24, 2019-06-20

Over $1M worth of cocaine found hidden in banana boxes at Washington Safeway stores Officials in Washington state have opened an investigation after employees at three Safeway stores reported finding over $1 million worth of cocaine ...
18:24, 2019-08-23

Watch this man casually turn Amazon boxes into awesome, anime-inspired weaponry As an online shopper, recycling cardboard boxes is probably the most annoying (but necessary) routines to engage in. You’ve got the joy of opening so...
22:28, 2019-09-13

Appeal launched after removals firm finds Paralympic medal in pile of boxes A removals company is trying to reunite a cycling gold medal from the Paralympic World Cup with its owner after finding it in a pile of boxes....
12:24, 2019-06-13

Microsoft is addressing tough paradigms on the intelligent edge with Azure Data Boxes Computing on the edge takes many forms. Sometimes it's a tiny $1 chip. Sometimes it's a refrigerator-sized data box that you have to mail to Microsof...
23:12, 2019-05-10

Ezekiel Elliott holdout: How we got here, the latest from his agent, and what it means for Cowboys, fantasy, gambling It should be no surprise to the Cowboys that their All-Pro running back is pushing the issue...
01:04, 2019-09-04

Ex-college soccer player threatened to kill 45 athletes over gambling losses: feds A former Massachusetts college soccer player who was a prolific gambler sent death threats to 45 professional and amateur athletes he blamed for his ...
21:04, 2019-05-30

Melvin Gordon holdout: How we got here, whether RB will miss time and what it means for Chargers, fantasy, gambling Gordon is seeking to become one of the top-paid backs in the NFL, but does he have the leverage?...
20:52, 2019-08-31

Ezekiel Elliott holdout: How we got here, latest in negotiations, and what it means for Cowboys, gambling, fantasy It should be no surprise to the Cowboys that their All-Pro running back is pushing the issue...
20:52, 2019-08-31

Melvin Gordon holdout: How we got here as RB explores trade and what it means for Chargers, fantasy, gambling Gordon is seeking to become one of the top-paid backs in the NFL, but does he have the leverage?...
22:32, 2019-08-31

Lawmakers score $270K jackpot in campaign donations from stalled gambling bill The only big winners from the state’s stalled sports gambling bill were the lawmakers — they scored a $270,000 jackpot in campaign donations fr...
23:48, 2019-06-22

‘Jeopardy!’ star tells Vegas crowd he credits win streak to gambling skills “Jeopardy!” sensation James Holzhauer told a Las Vegas crowd Thursday that his gambling skills have helped his winning streak on the hit TV game show...
12:36, 2019-05-31

Ezekiel Elliott holdout: How we got here, updated negotiations, and what it means for Cowboys, fantasy, gambling It should be no surprise to the Cowboys that their All-Pro running back is pushing the issue...
20:52, 2019-09-02

2019 Kentucky Derby: Gambling on odds, horse racing terms explained Want to get in on the Kentucky Derby betting action but don't know what any of it means? We've got you covered...
19:24, 2019-05-04

Child gambling is a form of self-harm – it’s too complex for a quick-fix clinic | Anouchka Grose Simple therapies such as CBT can be only partly effective. We need to rein in an industry that unscrupulously targets vulnerable young peopleAlmost h...
09:40, 2019-06-25

Melvin Gordon holdout: What the future holds, how we got here, and what it means for Chargers, fantasy, gambling Gordon is seeking to become one of the top-paid backs in the NFL, but does he have the leverage?...
22:16, 2019-08-30

Ezekiel Elliott holdout: What the future holds, how we got here, and what it means for Cowboys, gambling, fantasy It should be no surprise to the Cowboys that their All-Pro running back is pushing the issue...
00:08, 2019-08-30

McDonald's employees catch woman dropping child off so she could go gambling without him: 'He drives me crazy' A mother looking to win big at a casino may have lost big time after leaving her child unsupervised at a nearby McDonald’s....
20:04, 2019-06-23

2019 Preakness Stakes: Horse racing gambling terms, odds explained Want to get in on the Preakness Stakes betting but don't know what any of it means? We've got you covered...
19:36, 2019-05-15

2019 Belmont Stakes: Horse racing gambling terms, odds explained Want to get in on the Belmont Stakes betting but don't know what any of it means? We've got you covered...
19:28, 2019-06-05

Ezekiel Elliott holdout: How we got here, what the future holds and what it means for Cowboys, Fantasy, gambling The fact their All-Pro running back is pushing the issue should be no surprise to the Cowboys...
00:04, 2019-08-03

Ezekiel Elliott holdout: How we got here, what the future holds, and what it means for Cowboys, gambling, fantasy It should be no surprise to the Cowboys that their All-Pro running back is pushing the issue...
22:16, 2019-08-30

How one couple made it cool to wait in line for 25-pound boxes of perfect summer peaches Jessica and Stephen Rose now have "The Peach Truck Cookbook" to help you use all that fruit....
15:36, 2019-07-11

2019 NBA Mock Draft: Vanderbilt's Darius Garland checks all the boxes to move up to the Pelicans at No. 4 The Grizzlies acquiring the No. 23 pick from the Jazz in the Mike Conley trade won't be the last deal made...
20:08, 2019-06-19

2019 NBA Mock Draft: Vanderbilt's Darius Garland checks all the boxes to be picked up by the Pelicans at No. 4 The Grizzlies acquiring the No. 23 pick from the Jazz in the Mike Conley trade won't be the last deal made...
00:24, 2019-06-21

'Piled with garbage': The gruesome hoarding of the abortion doctor with thousands of fetuses in cardboard boxes The abortion doctor who stashed more than 2,245 fetal remains in his garage also hoarded personal property throughout his home in Crete, Illinois, le...
22:28, 2019-09-19

NCAA punts on embracing gambling by rejecting national college football injury reports The NCAA tossed logic aside in failing to recognize it is leaving the sport open for potential corruption...
16:40, 2019-08-08

Melvin Gordon holdout: How we got here, why the Chargers shut down contract talks, what it means for fantasy, gambling Gordon is seeking to become one of the top-paid backs in the NFL, but does he have the leverage?...
17:32, 2019-09-02

Pete Rose opens up: Gambling nowadays, crazy Ted Williams tale and ‘winning life’ Post columnist Steve Serby gets inside the head of baseball’s Hit King Pete Rose — to discuss his gambling, Hall of Fame ban, the state of today’s ga...
02:32, 2019-06-02

EZ365 reveals blockchain for digital asset trading, gambling, esports betting, and education EZ365 will launch a blockchain-based ecosystem that combines a digital asset exchange, a cryptocurrency casino, esports betting, and a education port...
15:36, 2019-08-08

European elections 2019: Stacks of ballot boxes under lock and key before counting starts on Sunday morning Tens of thousands of ballot boxes are under lock and key ahead of counting for the European elections....
18:08, 2019-05-25

WSOP 2019: Poker game types, Texas Hold 'em, Omaha, gambling terms explained There's a lot of different poker being played at the WSOP, so here's a rundown on what you'll see...
23:48, 2019-05-29

Melvin Gordon holdout: How we got here, trade talks update as one team emerges, what it means for fantasy, gambling Gordon is seeking to become one of the top-paid backs in the NFL, but does he have the leverage?...
04:00, 2019-09-04

Twitch Prime expands its free loot for gamers with Apex Legends gear on Prime Day Amazon is offering new beneifts to Twitch Prime members in terms of free gifts that are valuable to gamers.Read More...
10:48, 2019-06-28

Kelly Brook's renovation on hold: radio host applies to build bat boxes after survey uncovers colony in cottage roof Kelly Brook and her boyfriend Jeremy Parisi need to find ways to house the protected bats in their roof space, before their home renovation can go ah...
10:52, 2019-09-04

Kelly Brook's renovation on hold: radio host applies to build bat boxes after survey uncovers colony in cottage roof Kelly Brook and her boyfriend Jeremy Parisi need to find ways to house the protected bats in their roof space, before their home renovation can go ah...
11:12, 2019-09-30

I tried Dailylook, a personal-styling service that sends curated boxes of clothing to try on at home — the brands it carries are on the pricey side, but the selections were spot-on Dailylook I don't enjoy shopping, but I do still have opinions about and want control over what I wear. I love personal styling services because the...
01:20, 2019-08-06

Football gambling advert featuring Sterling, Rashford and Sancho banned for featuring young players A Facebook ad promoting a gambling app has been banned for featuring young footballers, including four England players....
01:56, 2019-08-21

Fortnite Volcano Event Time: What time will Volcano DESTROY Tilted Towers and Loot Lake? The Fortnite Volcano is set to erupt today and could potentially destroy Tilted Towers and Loot Lake, plus many more locations across the fortnite ma...
12:24, 2019-05-04

Home Office campaign to put knife crime stories on chicken boxes branded 'embarrassing' and 'racist' Plans by the Home Office to put knife crime stories on fried chicken boxes have been labelled "embarrassing", "stupid" and "racist"....
23:52, 2019-08-14

The best lunch boxes and lunch bags you can buy School lunches are very often mediocre, and for office workers, it costs a lot of money to buy food every day. So why not pack your lunch in a great ...
17:52, 2019-10-11

Proroguing Parliament: What does it mean? UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has thrown down the gauntlet to MPs and announced that he's seeking Parliament's prorogation. So how does it work?...
15:20, 2019-08-28

What does the European Parliament actually do? Fewer people are voting at the EU level and more populists are in parliament than ever before. With elections approaching at the end of May, DW looks...
00:44, 2019-05-07

What does a prorogued Parliament mean for the UK and Brexit? Parliament is going to be suspended for more than a month in a move which could hamper efforts to block a no-deal Brexit....
13:24, 2019-09-09

Next Tory PM will not be able to suspend parliament – Bercow Speaker says it is ‘blindingly obvious’ that no-deal Brexit cannot happen without vote• Latest political developments - liveJohn Bercow, the Speaker ...
19:56, 2019-06-06

The Londoner: Parliament given poetry in motions In today's Londoner: Parliament given poetry in motions | Unity is brewing in the Commons | Lena Dunham's has Grand Designs | Jon Sopel floored by Tr...
14:44, 2019-08-21

European Parliament: Facts and figures Fewer people are voting at the EU level and more populists are in parliament than ever before. With elections approaching at the end of May, DW looks...
22:08, 2019-05-06

Theresa May: next PM must not try to bypass parliament on Brexit Outgoing PM says her successor must find solution that can win support of a majority of MPsTory leadership – latestTheresa May has warned the two men...
13:44, 2019-06-27

Has Banksy Monkeyed Around With His Parliament of Chimps? A painting set to be offered at Sotheby’s appears altered in some obvious ways. But the online catalog didn’t mention that....
13:48, 2019-09-19

What is the European parliament and do the elections matter? As Europe prepares to go to the polls, we look at the workings of the union and where its power liesEurope’s twice-a-decade parliamentary elections a...
02:20, 2019-05-07

EU youth want their say in European Parliament vote With EU elections on the horizon, what do the bloc's young people feel is most important? The TUI Foundation’s European Youth Study found that climat...
00:28, 2019-05-09

European Parliament: Who is David Sassoli Italian Democratic Party politician and former TV journalist David Sassoli has been elected as president of the European Parliament for the next two-...
14:08, 2019-07-03

Parliament set for Brexit showdown on 19 October Commons will sit two days after EU summit as concerns build over PM’s stance on Benn act Latest Brexit news – live updates MPs are heading for a Brex...
11:25, 2019-10-09

Five things we learned from parliament's tumultuous last day Two emergency debates, failure to trigger an election, and a protest as parliament was suspendedThe Speaker of the House has been nothing if not divi...
14:56, 2019-09-10

Far-right to vote against Austrian leader in parliament BERLIN (AP) — Austria’s far-right Freedom Party plans to back a no-confidence vote against the country’s chancellor, Sebastian Kurz, foll...
11:12, 2019-05-27

Brexit: UK Parliament suspended until October 14 Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been granted a request to have parliament suspended for a month. With the October 31 Brexit deadline fast approachin...
17:48, 2019-08-28

Will parliament vote for a Brexit deal? Jennifer Rankin and Polly Toynbee discuss the dilemma facing MPs as the government edges towards a Brexit deal. Plus, Cara Reedy on what it means to ...
04:12, 2019-10-17

Banksy's chimpanzee parliament up for auction A painting by British street artist Banksy depicting the UK Parliament populated by chimpanzees is to go on show on Saturday before going under aucti...
17:44, 2019-09-28

Georgian protesters try to break into parliament TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — Thousands of protesters have tried to storm the parliament building in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi and are calling for th...
21:40, 2019-06-20

UK Parliament and Brexit: What happens next as MPs return to Westminster? MPs are back at Westminster after the Supreme Court announced its landmark ruling that Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament was unlawful....
09:32, 2019-09-26

UK ruling on suspension of Parliament: 5 things to know British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is braced for a Supreme Court ruling on whether he misled the Queen and forced an unlawful suspension of Parliam...
06:12, 2019-09-24

Opinion: Parliament must not just reconvene, it needs to grow up, too The UK's Supreme Court ruling puts immense pressure on Prime Minister Boris Johnson. But MPs should also be feeling the heat, Mark Hallam argues. It'...
15:16, 2019-09-24

How will the far-right AfD party shape the European Parliament? Germany's right-wing populist AfD party will only have limited influence in the European Parliament. But its lawmakers hope to learn from more season...
21:36, 2019-06-16

Kenyan MP and baby ejected from parliament session Several colleagues walked out of parliament after Zuleikha Hassan was forced to leaveSome Kenyan lawmakers are protesting against a decision by the t...
17:12, 2019-08-08

Hong Kong lawmakers scuffle in parliament One person apparently fainted during melee prompted by row over extradition lawHong Kong’s legislative assembly descended into chaos on Saturday as l...
13:16, 2019-05-11

Austrian parliament votes to ban glyphosate weedkiller Austria is set to become the first EU country to completely ban weedkiller glyphosate, originally developed by Monsanto and marketed under the name R...
06:44, 2019-07-03

Irish parliament declares climate emergency Greta Thunberg says Dublin decision to follow British MPs’ lead is ‘great news’Ireland’s parliament has become the second after Britain’s to declare ...
12:04, 2019-05-10

The Latest: Slovak far-right could reach European Parliament BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the European Parliament elections taking place Saturday (all times local): 10:15 a.m. A far-right party in Slovakia tha...
10:40, 2019-05-25

European Parliament begins voting for new president With many MEPs voicing their disapproval over the nominations for the bloc's top four posts, it remains to be seen whether lawmakers will follow the ...
11:08, 2019-07-03

Opinion: The EU's future and the European Parliament vote Will the elections for the European Parliament really determine the future of the EU? DW's Felix Steiner urges voters to remain calm and exercise the...
11:48, 2019-05-25

Far-right parties form new group in European Parliament A group of 73 lawmakers from far-right groups across Europe wants to devolve power back to EU member states, curb immigration and stop the spread of ...
03:48, 2019-06-14

Italy: Parliament to vote on new Conte government The lower house Chamber of Deputies must approve the cabinet, which has already been sworn in by President Mattarella. Prime Minister Conte promised ...
14:20, 2019-09-09

The Latest: New Ukrainian president disbands parliament KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The Latest on Ukrainian politics (all times local): 11 a.m. Ukrainian television star Volodymyr Zelenskiy has been sworn in as p...
10:20, 2019-05-20

Banksy artwork ‘Devolved Parliament’ sells for more than $16M 'Devolved Parliament' is Banksy's take on the British House of Commons in which chimpanzees replace all of its politicians....
18:08, 2019-10-04

Moldova: Ousted president against dissolving parliament MOSCOW (AP) — Moldova’s ousted president says he wants to cancel a decision by his interim replacement to dissolve parliament amid a deepening ...
13:52, 2019-06-11

Ukraine’s parliament rebels against president’s decree KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian party leaders have rebelled against the new president’s decision to disband parliament and ignored his call to a...
14:28, 2019-05-22

Will trolls or truth win in the European Parliament elections? The battle for EP seats isn't just among candidates; facts and lies are facing off too. Teri Schultz looks at whether the EU has shown up for the hig...
11:04, 2019-05-16

Benin swears in new parliament after contested vote COTONOU, Benin (AP) — The West African nation of Benin has inaugurated its new parliament following elections in which opposition parties were banned...
18:08, 2019-05-16

Italy: Parliament backs new Conte government The Italian lower house Chamber of Deputies approved the Cabinet, which has already been sworn in by President Mattarella. Prime Minister Conte promi...
22:04, 2019-09-09

Turkey detains 2 militants trying to enter parliament ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish officials say police have detained two suspected left-wing militants who tried to enter the country’s parliament ...
08:40, 2019-05-15

Albania’s parliament to vote on ousting president TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albania’s parliament has started to debate a no-confidence motion against President Ilir Meta after he canceled upcoming...
11:04, 2019-06-13

Thai Parliament convenes for vote likely to keep Prayuth PM BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s Parliament has convened for a vote that is expected to keep Prayuth Chan-ocha as prime minister five years after he s...
08:32, 2019-06-05

Second man charged with harassment of MP Anna Soubry outside Parliament A second man has been charged with harassment after former Conservative MP Anna Soubry was taunted outside Parliament....
19:32, 2019-06-06

UK Parliament declares climate change emergency The Welsh and Scottish governments have also declared an emergency - along with dozens of towns and cities....
16:12, 2019-05-02

Suspending parliament: Why it couldn't happen in Germany British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's constitutional maneuvers to prorogue Parliament would be unthinkable in Germany. Constitutional law professors...
19:28, 2019-08-29

Maldives ex-president elected parliament speaker MALE, Maldives (AP) — The Maldives’ parliament has overwhelmingly voted the country’s first democratically elected president as the speak...
05:00, 2019-05-29

Taiwan parliament approves gay marriage bill The government of Taiwan has survived a last-ditch attempt by conservatives to water down landmark legislation to legalize same-sex marriage. The iss...
07:44, 2019-05-17

UK Supreme Court: Prorogation of Parliament was unlawful The UK Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday that Prime Minister Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament was unlawful. The Supreme Court made a unani...
12:02, 2019-09-24

Parliament returns for Brexit showdown – podcast Jonathan Freedland joins Anushka Asthana to discuss a pivotal week ahead in British politics. Plus Prof Liz Bentley of the Royal Meteorological Socie...
05:00, 2019-09-03

The Latest: Georgia’s parliament speaker resigns TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — The Latest on protests in the Georgian capital (all times local): 3:50 p.m. The speaker of Georgia’s parliament has res...
14:00, 2019-06-21

What do the European Parliament results mean for climate change? Green parties have made gains in the European Parliament and may become coalition partners. But newly-elected populists are likely to fight climate a...
21:04, 2019-05-28

Georgia: Protests held by parliament for 4th straight day TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — Thousands of protesters have convened outside the Georgian parliament building, calling for the resignation of the interior m...
21:44, 2019-06-23

UK Parliament showdown on Brexit — live updates Britain's Parliament has reconvened for its first session since the summer recess. An evening showdown awaits as opponents of a no-deal Brexit seek t...
17:12, 2019-09-03

High court to rule on UK suspension of Parliament The High Court of England is set to deliver its verdict on whether Prime Minister Boris Johnson's decision to prorogue Parliament is lawful or not. A...
10:12, 2019-09-06

British man jailed for life over Parliament car ramming A man who drove his car into people outside the British Parliament last year, injuring several, has received a life sentence. A judge found that the ...
18:40, 2019-10-14

Boris Johnson makes first speech to UK Parliament as PM The British prime minister has vowed to push through Brexit — even without a deal. Johnson has backed an October 31 deadline to leave the EU, describ...
12:56, 2019-07-25

EU Parliament backs France's Lagarde as next ECB chief The nod from EU lawmakers paves the way for Lagarde to take up the post with the European Central Bank in November. Once formally confirmed, she will...
13:28, 2019-09-17

The British Parliament Had a Complete Nervous Breakdown How bad have things gotten in British politics these days? For an answer, look no further than the past 24 hours, when the UK Parliament lost its god...
17:52, 2019-09-10

Israel faces new elections after parliament dissolves JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel faces an unprecedented snap election campaign — the second this year — after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to form...
09:16, 2019-05-30

Georgia's parliament speaker resigns after unrest Irakli Kobakhidze has stepped down following a night of violent protests outside the Georgian parliament....
14:24, 2019-06-21

Suspending parliament should not be ruled out, says Dominic Raab Tory leadership contender says dropping widely criticised idea would weaken UK negotiating positionThe Tory leadership contender Dominic Raab has sai...
13:16, 2019-06-08

Taiwan parliament becomes first in Asia to legalise same-sex marriage Hundreds of supporters gather as parliament votes for bill that specifically included the word ‘marriage’Taiwan has secured a first for Asia, reachin...
08:24, 2019-05-17

Boris Johnson faces Parliament — live updates The UK prime minister is appearing before lawmakers in the wake of a parliamentary defeat at the hands of Tory rebels and the opposition. MPs are con...
14:20, 2019-09-04

Facebook denies giving contradictory evidence to parliament Committee chairman suggested staff knew Cambridge Analytica had misused data before Guardian revelationFacebook executives did not give contradictory...
21:56, 2019-08-12

Polish parliament speaker to resign over flight scandal Speaker Marek Kuchcinski will step down on Friday after it emerged he used government planes for private trips. The scandal has consumed Polish polit...
14:08, 2019-08-08

Protests erupt as Boris Johnson suspends Parliament British Prime Minister Boris Johnson defiantly suspended Parliament until next month and said he would not seek a Brexit extension as opposition lawm...
15:52, 2019-09-10

German parliament condemns 'anti-Semitic' BDS movement The German Bundestag has passed a resolution describing the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions campaign against Israel as anti-Semitic. Parliamentarians ...
18:16, 2019-05-17

German parliament denounces Israel boycott movement BERLIN (AP) — German lawmakers have approved a resolution denouncing the Boycott, Divest and Sanctions movement against Israel and describing its met...
17:20, 2019-05-17

UK reacts angrily to Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament The British people took to the streets of London to vent their anger at Prime Minister Boris Johnson's decision to prorogue Parliament. Lawmakers hav...
13:56, 2019-08-29

Brexit: UK rejects early election, suspends Parliament UK lawmakers have rejected a call from PM Johnson for an early election and passed a law delaying Brexit. The UK government suspended Parliament unti...
04:28, 2019-09-10

Georgia's parliament backs 'Moscow's man' for prime minister Georgian lawmakers have confirmed former Interior Minister Giorgi Gakharia as next prime minister. He is best-known for orchestrating a violent crack...
21:44, 2019-09-08

DW rejects accreditation threat from Russia's Duma parliament Russia is threatening to revoke DW's accreditation after it declined to accept an invitation to a parliamentary commission in Moscow. DW's Director G...
20:28, 2019-09-04

UK Parliament wrestles over Brexit extension — live updates The battle lines are being drawn in the House of Commons. Opposition politicians are racing to enact a law that would block Boris Johnson from taking...
20:28, 2019-09-04

Prorogued Parliament, Brexit and the Queen: Here’s what’s happening in U.K. politics Proroguing Parliament could make a no-deal Brexit more likely, something experts have long warned could wreak havoc on the country....
19:40, 2019-08-28

Boris Johnson asks Queen to suspend parliament Decision will cut dramatically the time MPs will have to take action to prevent no-deal BrexitFollow the latest Brexit developments liveBoris Johnson...
12:32, 2019-08-28

Thousands protest against Boris Johnson's parliament shutdown Crowds march, wave banners and chant ‘stop the coup’ in cities across UKTens of thousands of demonstrators are taking to the streets across Britain a...
14:48, 2019-08-31

No-deal Brexit: ministers expected to suspend parliament Guardian understands action would prevent MPs from planning to stop no dealFollow the latest Brexit developments liveMinisters could move on Wednesda...
10:48, 2019-08-28

MPs pledge to form alternative parliament in case of prorogation Cross-party declaration calls Boris Johnson a threat to ‘very nature’ of British democracyPolitics live – latest updatesBoris Johnson has been descri...
19:28, 2019-08-27

Danish PM calls elections to renew parliament in June COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen says elections to renew Denmark’s 179-seat parliament will be held June ...
14:40, 2019-05-07

Extinction Rebellion protesters chain themselves to fence outside Parliament Extinction Rebellion protesters have used bike locks to attach themselves to a fence outside Parliament....
20:04, 2019-05-03

German parliament extends army's Africa missions The Bundestag has voted to extend three missions in Mali and Somalia for another year. But special forces deployments in Niger and Cameroon have draw...
18:28, 2019-05-09

Kosovo lawmakers dissolve parliament, open way to election Kosovo is headed for a snap election after its lawmakers voted to dissolve the national assembly. Previously, Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj resigne...
11:48, 2019-08-22

British Parliament declares 'climate change emergency' Lawmakers have approved a motion requiring the government to make proposals to "restore the UK's natural environment." The move comes after protester...
00:48, 2019-05-02

House speaker babysits MP’s new baby in New Zealand Parliament New Zealand MP Tamati Coffey brought his boy into Parliament after returning from paternity leave....
21:24, 2019-08-21

British parliament to investigate reality TV shows after death Britain's parliamentary media committee has launched an investigation into the treatment of participants in reality TV shows after a man died shortly...
16:48, 2019-05-15

Parliament hands Boris Johnson another Brexit defeat UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday failed to force a snap election amid the growing crisis over Brexit — before preparing to suspend Parliamen...
03:40, 2019-09-10

UK holds #StopTheCoup rallies against Johnson's suspension of parliament Thousands of protesters have condemned Boris Johnson for taking an "undemocratic" decision to suspend parliament. But he has defended his actions, sa...
16:52, 2019-08-31

UK Parliament vote aims to delay no-deal Brexit Britain’s Parliament on Tuesday voted that a cross-party alliance can take control of the House of Commons agenda — part of the alliance’s bid ...
00:08, 2019-09-04

China 'encroaching' on Germany's parliament: Green lawmaker The Bundestag has appealed China's travel ban on a Green party politician, apparently over her criticism of its human rights record. Margarete Bause ...
18:36, 2019-08-06

Germany's 'Die Partei' takes satire to the European parliament After lampooning Germany's traditional parties in the EU elections, the satirical party "Die Partei" is sending two representatives to Brussels. But ...
20:16, 2019-06-07

Boris Johnson calls for routine prorogation of Parliament With parliament needing to be prorogued before any new legislative launch, known as a Queen's Speech, the government has requested a much shorter sus...
22:16, 2019-10-02

Austrian parliament topples Chancellor Sebastian Kurz Austrian lawmakers have voted for a motion of no confidence in the government of Chancellor Sebastian Kurz. The vote was called by parties on the lef...
21:00, 2019-05-27

Iraqi official: Parliament approves 3 key Cabinet ministers BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq’s deputy parliament speaker says the legislature has approved three Cabinet ministers whose posts have been vacant since th...
14:08, 2019-06-24

Israel’s parliament looks to dissolve amid coalition crisis JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s newly elected parliament is drafting a bill to dissolve itself. The move comes as a deadline to form a coalition gove...
15:44, 2019-05-27

Boris Johnson refuses to rule out suspending parliament again PM says adverse supreme court ruling would not stop him proroguing parliament againBoris Johnson has refused to rule out suspending parliament again ...
03:00, 2019-09-24

How European Parliament elections work — and what happened this year More than 400 million voters in 28 nations had the right to vote over the past four days. Here's a look at that massive exercise in democracy....
00:40, 2019-05-27

Polish schoolgirl takes climate fight to parliament A teenager started her summer holidays by campaigning in front of Poland's parliament on Friday in a bid to get politicians to act on climate change ...
17:28, 2019-06-28

Banksy Painting ‘Devolved Parliament’ Sells for $12 Million The artistic evolution revolution, with chimps in the role of members of the House of Commons, set an auction high for the artist....
01:32, 2019-10-04

Hong Kong police retake parliament from protesters Hong Kong police have regained control of the city's parliament after hundreds of protesters ransacked the building....
01:16, 2019-07-02

Brexit: UK Supreme Court to rule on suspension of parliament Britain's highest court is set to determine whether Boris Johnson's decision to prorogue parliament was unlawful. Critics have accused the prime mini...
10:28, 2019-09-17

Banksy chimpanzee parliament painting sells for $12 million A Bansky painting depicting the British Parliament full of primates has sold for a record $12 million at auction. The secretive artist criticized the...
05:32, 2019-10-04

Europe’s voters elect new parliament as nationalism mounts SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Bulgarians are voting in the European Parliament elections after a series of scandals overshadowed the debate on key issues of...
06:20, 2019-05-26

Austrian parliament backs EU's first total ban of weedkiller glyphosate Austria's lower house of parliament passed a bill on Tuesday banning all uses of the weedkiller glyphosate, the first time a European Union country ...
19:12, 2019-07-02

Here are the bills that passed, or died, when Parliament rose for the summer The end of the parliamentary session means other potential laws that are stuck in earlier stages of the process may end up dying....
20:16, 2019-06-21

Europeans used to ignore their parliament. Not any longer | Caroline de Gruyter Young people are suddenly interested: they understand that cooperation is the only way to tackle Google, or the climateI’ll never forget my first vis...
10:16, 2019-05-29

European Parliament rejects 2 of von der Leyen's Commission candidates A European Parliament committee has rejected the Hungarian and Romanian candidates proposed by incoming European Commission President Ursula von der ...
15:44, 2019-09-30

Cystic fibrosis drug campaign to be heard in Parliament The family of Harriet Corr join thousands pleading for access to cystic fibrosis drug Orkambi....
02:16, 2019-06-10

Suspending Parliament would be an insult to D-Day veterans, says Matt Hancock Cabinet minister Matt Hancock today claimed Tory leadership contenders willing to prorogue Parliament over Brexit were insulting D-Day veterans who h...
12:44, 2019-06-10

Monkey business? Banksy's primates in parliament up for auction A Banksy painting of primates sitting in Britain's parliament goes under the hammer next week and is expected to fetch up to $2.5 million....
16:24, 2019-09-27

Boris Johnson met with chorus of ‘Resign!’ at re-opened Parliament Britain’s leader Boris Johnson flew home early from New York to face a re-opened Parliament Wednesday — and was met with a raucous chorus...
00:28, 2019-09-26

Russian parliament speaker concerned about journalist’s case MOSCOW (AP) — The speaker of the upper house of the Russian parliament has raised concerns about a drug dealing case against a prominent investigativ...
10:32, 2019-06-11

Thai parliament convenes to elect prime minister The vote is expected to keep Prayuth Chan-ocha in power, five years after he ousted an elected government in a military coup. The opposition complain...
17:52, 2019-06-05

European Parliament rejects two of von der Leyen's Commission candidates A European Parliament committee has rejected the Hungarian and Romanian EU Commission candidates proposed by incoming EU Commissioner Ursula von der ...
15:16, 2019-09-30

MEPs create biggest far-right group in European parliament ID’s influence doubtful, however, after falling short of aim of being third biggest blocMarine Le Pen and Matteo Salvini’s MEPs have joined forces wi...
16:52, 2019-06-13

Students stage ‘die-in’ climate protest in German parliament BERLIN (AP) — Students have disrupted a youth event in the German parliament, lying down in the chamber in a “die-in” to protest the gove...
17:28, 2019-06-04

Opposition senators in Haiti trash Parliament office PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A group of opposition senators in Haiti have ransacked their meeting room in Parliament and dragged out broken furniture...
02:24, 2019-05-31

Albania: Parliament starts procedure to oust the president TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albania’s parliament has started the procedure to oust President Ilir Meta for violating the constitution with his attem...
13:48, 2019-06-17

Israeli parliament votes to hold new election in September Israeli lawmakers have voted in favor of dissolving parliament following Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyhau's failure to form a coalition government. ...
00:20, 2019-05-30

Boris Johnson indicates he may renew attempt to suspend parliament PM says he will respect ruling but insists new legislative programme still neededLatest political news - live updatesBoris Johnson has indicated he c...
16:56, 2019-09-24

Thailand’s parliament votes in pro-army house speaker BANGKOK (AP) — A military-aligned candidate has won majority support to become Thailand’s house speaker in the first working session of the cou...
14:52, 2019-05-25

Boris Johnson says he didn’t lie to the Queen about Parliament suspension The embattled British leader insisted the bleak scenario was ``not where we intend to end up.''...
14:00, 2019-09-12

How young voters matter in European Parliament elections Brexit, global warming, digital rights: Young people in the EU have taken to the streets and gained the attention of politicians in Brussels and acro...
09:28, 2019-05-23

Japan's first severely disabled lawmakers join parliament The election of the two politicians is seen as major step for representation and visibility....
10:20, 2019-08-01

Ukrainian president dissolves parliament minutes after inauguration KIEV, Ukraine — Ukrainian TV star Volodymyr Zelenskiy has sought to capitalize on his huge popularity, dissolving the country’s parliament Mond...
14:44, 2019-05-20

Voters in Malawi go to polls to elect president, parliament BLANTYRE, Malawi (AP) — Voting has started in in Malawi to elect a new president and 193 members of parliament. Before dawn, hundreds of voters lined...
07:08, 2019-05-21

Greta Thunberg slams critics in French parliament The visit by the leader of Fridays For Future had divided opinion among French politicians. The movement calls on students around the world to protes...
17:00, 2019-07-23

Ukraine: President Zelenskiy disbands parliament on inauguration day Volodymyr Zelenskiy has moved to disband parliament after being sworn in as the new president of Ukraine. The political novice is under pressure to d...
10:56, 2019-05-20

French right-wingers to shun Greta Thunberg at parliament Conservative and far-right French lawmakers said they would boycott a meeting with Swedish activist Greta Thunberg and hurled insults at the 16-year-...
13:40, 2019-07-23

Johnson under pressure to recall parliament following Scottish ruling The PM must resign if supreme court rules he misled the Queen, says Dominic GrieveLatest political developments - live updatesBoris Johnson is under ...
17:04, 2019-09-11

Scottish judges rule PM's suspension of parliament is unlawful Appeal court says prorogation order ‘void’ but fails to issue injunction for MPs to returnFollow all the latest political news on our live blogScotti...
13:12, 2019-09-11

European parliament magazine 'filled with pro-Russia content' EP Today using articles from Kremlin-funded outlet RT, says EU disinformation taskforceAn EU taskforce responsible for tackling disinformation has re...
14:36, 2019-10-09

Spain: 5 Catalan separatist prisoners escorted to Parliament MADRID (AP) — The five separatist leaders on trial for Catalonia’s 2017 secession attempt who were elected to the Spanish Parliament last month...
13:00, 2019-05-20

Climate change is hot topic in the European Parliament vote LANGEOOG, Germany (AP) — Concerns about climate change have prompted mass protests across Europe for the past year and are expected to draw tens of t...
08:52, 2019-05-24

Indonesian couple live in fear as parliament considers sex ban After 13 years of happily unmarried life that has brought them three children, one middle-aged Indonesian couple is worried....
20:56, 2019-10-04

Climate protesters rally as Europe votes on parliament BERLIN — Protesters — many of them too young to vote — took to the streets Friday across the European Union to demand tougher action agai...
22:04, 2019-05-24

The Latest: Thai Parliament votes for coup leader as PM BANGKOK (AP) — The Latest on the vote in Thailand’s Parliament for prime minister (all times local): 11:20 p.m. An unofficial count says Thaila...
18:40, 2019-06-05

Spanish parliament suspends jailed Catalan lawmakers The four Catalan lawmakers must now choose between leaving their seats in Parliament empty or resigning. In a fractious assembly, that could work in ...
14:40, 2019-05-24

Spanish Parliament suspends jailed Catalans as lawmakers MADRID (AP) — The lower chamber of Spain’s Parliament has suspended four Catalan separatist politicians from their recently gained positions as...
14:20, 2019-05-24

Kosovo votes for parliament amid calls for talks with Serbia People in Kosovo are casting their ballots in a general election that's being held amid calls for leaders to resume dialogue with Serbia over normali...
09:04, 2019-10-06

Scottish court rules suspension of British Parliament 'unlawful' Scotland's highest court of appeal ruled that British PM Boris Johnson's decision to prorogue Parliament was unlawful. But the court did not call for...
12:00, 2019-09-11

US briefing: Trump impeachment inquiry, parliament returns, vaping Wednesday’s top story: Nancy Pelosi acts against Donald Trump over Ukraine allegations. Plus, Boris Johnson flies home after damaging supreme court r...
13:08, 2019-09-25

Angry farmers cause Dutch police to close off parliament square Police in the Dutch city of The Hague closed its central parliament square on Wednesday to keep out farmers protesting over what they see as attempts...
17:20, 2019-10-16

U.K. Labour Party to seek Brexit deadline extension in Parliament Current plans call for Britain to leave the EU on that date unless Britain formally asks for an extension and each of the bloc’s other 27 nations agr...
16:28, 2019-09-01

British lawmakers to return to parliament after Supreme Court ruling British lawmakers are returning to the House of Commons on Wednesday following the bombshell Supreme Court ruling that Prime Minister Boris Johnson h...
12:52, 2019-09-25

Fake European Parliament magazine EPToday filled with RT content A website and its social media accounts aimed at members of European Parliament is nearly a copy of Russia's RT, an EU report has found. Just 0.14% o...
12:52, 2019-10-09

Westminster Dog of the Year cancelled due to safety concerns over protests at Parliament Westminster Dog of the Year, a contest where MPs pit their furry companions against each other, has been cancelled due to safety concerns....
21:36, 2019-08-30

Scottish judge refuses to block Johnson proroguing parliament Lord Doherty rejects call for emergency injunction before full hearing next weekLatest Brexit developments – live updatesA Scottish judge has tempora...
13:20, 2019-08-30

UK, EU ramp up Brexit talks as Parliament suspension backlash grows Boris Johnson said the UK and EU need to "step up the tempo" with bi-weekly Brexit talks. While Johnson tries to quickly renegotiate a divorce deal, ...
09:08, 2019-08-30

Tower Hamlets corruption whistleblower to fight for seat in parliament A whistleblower who spearheaded a campaign to end corruption in Tower Hamlets is to stand for election as an MP in the borough....
14:12, 2019-10-10

Fake European Parliament magazine EP Today filled with RT content A website and its social media accounts aimed at members of European Parliament is nearly a copy of Russia's RT, an EU report has found. Just 0.14% o...
18:52, 2019-10-09

Ukraine parliament appoints 35-year-old lawyer as new Prime Minister Ukraine's new parliament meets for the first time, appointing Oleksiy Honcharuk as PM. The former activist and lawyer, who has only three months' gov...
19:52, 2019-08-29

UK Brexit ideas fall short, says European Parliament chief British PM Johnson's proposals to seek a Brexit deal fall well short of expectations on three key points, says Guy Verhofstadt. The UK leader is faci...
16:48, 2019-09-26

Brexit: chants of 'shame' as suspension of parliament descends into chaos Five-week suspension begins with shouts, singing and signs reading ‘silenced’ There were extraordinary scenes of chaos and anger in the House of Comm...
19:28, 2019-09-10

Angela Merkel tells parliament: More climate action, less hate The German chancellor told the Bundestag Germany must address climate protection, digitalization, and xenophobia. The opposition accused her of "dein...
11:28, 2019-09-11

Haitian senator opens fire during protest near parliament – video A politician fires his gun into the air near Haiti's parliament, leaving at least two people injured, as anger spills over in the Caribbean country a...
13:40, 2019-09-24

Trump says Boris Johnson 'knows how to win' less than a day after his devastating Brexit defeat in Parliament AP Photo/Evan Vucci; Daniel Leal-Olivas/Pool/Reuters President Donald Trump on Wednesday said Boris Johnson "knows how to win," despite the fact the...
22:04, 2019-09-04

Boris Johnson’s brother resigns from Parliament in latest defeat British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who has been stymied by Parliament over his goal to pull the United Kingdom out of the European Union without a...
15:32, 2019-09-05

Boris Johnson to shut down Parliament amid Brexit fight British leader Boris Johnson has confirmed he will shut down Parliament Monday night after a second attempt to force a snap general election. “...
16:44, 2019-09-09

UK lawmakers to return to Parliament amid Boris Johnson ruling LONDON — Lawmakers in Britain are returning to the House of Commons following a Supreme Court ruling that Prime Minister Boris Johnson had acted ille...
11:36, 2019-09-25

Hearing into whether suspending U.K. parliament is unlawful wraps up, decision to come next week At the end of a three-day hearing the court's president, Brenda Hale, said the 11 judges would give their ruling early next week....
19:48, 2019-09-19

High court rejects legal challenge over UK suspension of Parliament The High Court of England has said Prime Minister Boris Johnson's decision to prorogue Parliament is lawful. A similar legal challenge is also being ...
11:24, 2019-09-06

Boris Johnson denies lying to Queen over Parliament suspension Boris Johnson has denied lying to the Queen over the suspension of Parliament, insisting such claims were "absolutely not" true....
11:40, 2019-09-12

Brexit date: What can we expect this week as Parliament remains suspended? Parliament is entering its second week of prorogation as Boris Johnson prepares to meet with the European Commission President for the first time sin...
10:36, 2019-09-16

UK: Boris Johnson denies lying to the Queen over Parliament suspension UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson denied that he lied to the Queen over his reasons for proroguing Parliament. The five-week suspension was ruled unlaw...
13:08, 2019-09-12

'Why aren't you in parliament?' Boris Johnson heckled in Rotherham – video A protester was ejected as the prime minister made a speech in Rotherham on Friday. The man said: ‘Why are you not … in parliament sorting out the me...
16:00, 2019-09-13

Boris Johnson suffers another loss in key Parliament Brexit vote The British Parliament on Wednesday voted to stop Prime Minister Boris Johnson from taking Britain out of the EU without a deal. The vote was the fir...
20:28, 2019-09-04

Greens' hot air balloon protest deflated by new flight restriction over parliament Party vows to go ahead with climate protest in Canberra despite ‘unprecedented decision to block air traffic’The Greens’ hopes of flying a hot air ba...
19:32, 2019-10-13

Haitian senator shoots two people, including journalist, outside parliament A Haitian senator reportedly shot two men, including a photojournalist, outside the country’s parliament Monday amid unrest in the nation. Sen. Jean ...
05:40, 2019-09-24

Supreme court to hear claims suspension of parliament is unlawful Decision to increase number of judges from nine to 11 signifies significance of hearingSupreme court hearing - the key issuesEleven supreme court jus...
07:00, 2019-09-17

Boris Johnson suspends U.K. Parliament following latest Brexit defeat The simmering showdown between Johnson and Parliament over Brexit came to a head as lawmakers delivered three defeats to the government’s plans for l...
12:24, 2019-09-10

Brexit showdown in U.K. parliament as lawmakers try to block threat of no-deal The outcome of the Brexit crisis remains uncertain with a range of options from a turbulent no-deal exit to abandoning the entire endeavor....
13:44, 2019-09-03

U.K. court rules Boris Johnson’s suspension of Parliament unlawful Judges at Scotland’s highest court in Edinburgh said Britain’s Supreme Court must make the final decision. A hearing there is due to begin Tuesday....
12:04, 2019-09-11

EU parliament: Boris Johnson Brexit plan not remotely acceptable Leading MEP says it is ‘nearly impossible’ to see how Irish border plan can be basis of dealAll the latest Brexit news – live updatesThe European par...
16:52, 2019-10-03

Banksy's chimp-depicting "Devolved Parliament" sells for over $12 million A large Banksy painting depicting primates sitting in Britain's parliament sold for more than $12 million on Thursday, a record price at auction for ...
21:48, 2019-10-03

Banksy’s ‘Devolved Parliament’ Brings $12 Million at Auction. That’s Bananas. The artistic evolution revolution, with chimps in the role of members of the House of Commons, set an auction high for the artist....
22:28, 2019-10-03

Banksy painting of chimps in British Parliament sells for record $12M Pandemonium befitting the British Parliament erupted at Sotheby’s in London when a Banksy painting depicting primates sitting in a Commons chamber fe...
16:32, 2019-10-04

Banksy's chimp-depicting 'Devolved Parliament' sells for over $12 million A large Banksy painting depicting primates sitting in Britain's parliament sold for more than $12 million on Thursday, a record price at auction for ...
22:44, 2019-10-03

Banksy’s chimp painting, ‘Devolved Parliament,’ sells for record $12M It looks like a scene from a “Planet of the Apes” movie, but instead it’s a 2009 painting from the anonymous renegade artist Banksy – and on Thursday...
10:16, 2019-10-04

The Latest: Israeli parliament vote triggers early election JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on Israel’s political crisis (all times local): 12:10 a.m. Israel’s parliament has voted to dissolve itself, ...
23:24, 2019-05-29

4 countries vote in high-stakes European Parliament election BRUSSELS (AP) — Voters in Slovakia, Malta, Latvia and the Czech Republic are casting ballots in European Parliament elections. The stakes for the Eur...
10:00, 2019-05-25

Tommy Robinson supporters set off on march towards Parliament after far-right activist is jailed Tommy Robinson supporters are protesting outside Parliament after the far-right activist was jailed for contempt of court....
14:44, 2019-07-11

Pound slides after Johnson reveals plan to suspend parliament Business leaders voice alarm over economic impact, as sterling falls to six-day lowThe pound has fallen sharply after Boris Johnson announced plans t...
00:44, 2019-08-29

Brexit: Boris Johnson pushes to suspend Parliament until October 14 Prime Minister Boris Johnson is seeking to suspend Parliament for a month. With the October 31 Brexit deadline fast approaching, the move would leave...
15:20, 2019-08-28

Ibrahim Mahama: Building a parliament with old train seats in an art gallery A replica of Ghana's parliament chamber is built using salvaged seats in a Manchester art gallery....
01:48, 2019-07-09

British parliament to hold Citizens' Assembly on climate crisis British lawmakers will hold a Citizens' Assembly to gather views on how to meet its newly-strengthened emissions targets, parliament announced on Thu...
17:16, 2019-06-20

Sadiq Khan blimp flown over Parliament selling for more than £16k on eBay A massive blimp of Sadiq Khan in a yellow bikini is selling on eBay for more than £16,000....
10:32, 2019-08-20

Petition to not prorogue UK Parliament hits 1 million signatures in under 24 hours A petition demanding that plans to suspend Parliament are halted has been signed more than one million times in less than 24 hours....
09:28, 2019-08-29

Jailed deputies allowed to attend Spanish Parliament session MADRID (AP) — A fragmented Spanish Parliament has convened for the first time, including five Catalan politicians released from prison for the occasi...
10:52, 2019-05-21

Parliament is telling its next prime minister to boost defense spending The House of Commons Defense Committee on Wednesday wrote to the men vying to be Britain's next prime minister, Jeremy Hunt and Boris Johnson....
22:16, 2019-06-26

Boris Johnson move to suspend parliament sets up clash with MPs Move cuts time MPs have to introduce legislation aimed at preventing a no-deal BrexitFollow the latest Brexit developments – liveBoris Johnson has se...
17:00, 2019-08-28

Spain stops jailed Catalan from joining European Parliament MADRID (AP) — Spain’s Supreme Court has denied a request by a Catalan separatist leader to leave jail so he can become a European Parliament me...
13:16, 2019-06-14

French Parliament approves Notre Dame restoration bill President Emmanuel Macron succeeded in obtaining a blueprint for Notre Dame's restoration, which could pave the way for his controversial plan to rep...
03:04, 2019-07-17

Manfred Weber reelected leader of conservative EPP in European Parliament The German lawmaker has negotiated a minor hurdle in his bid for Europe's top job. But France still opposes his aim of becoming European Commission p...
17:20, 2019-06-05

Nauru Parliament picks lawyer Lionel Aingimea for president A former rights lawyer has been elected Nauru's president. The change in leadership follows calls for humanitarian reform in the tiny Pacific nation,...
11:44, 2019-08-27

Spanish PM Pedro Sanchez loses parliament approval vote Pedro Sanchez was unsuccessful in getting parliamentary approval on Tuesday. He has another two days to build an agreement with the far-left Podemos ...
17:00, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson to tell Merkel, Macron that Brexit can’t be stopped by UK parliament In his first trip abroad as leader, Johnson is due to meet his European counterparts ahead of a G7 summit in Biarritz, France....
03:24, 2019-08-18

MPs react with fury to Boris Johnson's plan to suspend parliament Decision described as reckless and constitutionally wrong by MPs opposed to no-deal BrexitMPs working on a plan to block Boris Johnson from proroguin...
14:56, 2019-08-28

Brexit-hungry media to be turfed off grassy patch outside UK parliament After months of grueling political perma-crisis, Brexit is taking its toll on the British political establishment - not least the small patch of gras...
17:28, 2019-04-10

Huawei Tells Parliament It’s No Security Threat, Aiming to Avoid a Ban British lawmakers questioned a Huawei executive on Monday about American allegations that the company poses a risk to national security....
22:44, 2019-06-10

Emily Thornberry taken to hospital after being knocked off her bike as she left Parliament Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry was taken to hospital after being knocked off her bicycle as she left Parliament....
22:28, 2019-07-19

Queen approves order to prorogue Parliament for one month until October 14 The Queen has approved an order to prorogue Parliament no earlier than September 9 and no later than September 12, until October 14....
16:12, 2019-08-28

MPs vote to oppose next PM suspending Parliament to force no-deal Brexit MPs have voted to oppose the next prime minister suspending Parliament to force a no-deal Brexit....
14:52, 2019-07-18

Indonesia's parliament delays approval for levy on plastic bags Indonesian members of parliament have decided to delay confirmation of a government plan for a levy on plastic bags, but the finance minister said sh...
08:36, 2019-07-03

Brexit deadlock has led to longest session of Parliament since English Civil War The Brexit deadlock has contributed to the longest session of Parliament since the English Civil War....
19:48, 2019-05-13

German Fridays for Future climate activists block parliament Some 500 students symbolically blocked exits as legislators wrapped up their final legislative session before the summer recess. Last week, 40,000 pr...
17:44, 2019-06-28

Opposition forming against Boris Johnson’s move to prorogue U.K. Parliament Political opposition to U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson's move to suspend Parliament crystallized Thursday amid protests, legal action and a petiti...
14:12, 2019-08-29

Boris Johnson’s opponents rally against his attempt to suspend Parliament Opponents of ​​​British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday rallied against his ploy to suspend Parliament for nearly a month, saying they plan ...
16:00, 2019-08-29

Teenage climate change protesters target Britain's parliament Teenage environmental activists locked themselves to the railings of Britain's parliament on Friday to demand politicians take more radical measures ...
19:20, 2019-05-03

Opposition forming against Boris Johnson’s move to prorogue parliament Political opposition to Prime Minister Boris Johnson's move to suspend Parliament crystallized Thursday amid protests, legal action and a petition to...
13:16, 2019-08-29

Georgia police fire rubber bullets at parliament protesters Riot police in Georgia have fired rubber bullets and tear gas as demonstrators tried to enter the national parliament building. An invite for a Russi...
02:44, 2019-06-21

Ukip to hold leadership contest after European Parliament elections Ukip has confirmed it is to hold a leadership contest after the European Parliament elections....
00:44, 2019-05-07

Hong Kong protesters block major highway near parliament Protesters have gathered near Hong Kong’s main government complex, blocking most of a major city highway. Demonstrators insist that a controversial l...
07:24, 2019-06-21