A member of parliament (MP) is the representative of the voters to a parliament. In many countries with bicameral parliaments, this category includes specifically members of the lower house, as upper houses often have a different title. Member of Congress is an equivalent term in other jurisdictions.
British Prime Minister Theresa May was under pressure on Monday to give a date for leaving office as the price to bring Brexit-supporting rebel lawmakers in her party behind her twice-defeated European..
MPs from across party divides unite to speak as demonstrators flood the streets of central London in a march for a second referendum. Tom Watson, Nicola Sturgeon and Dominic Grieve were among the MPs..
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According to CNN, British Members of Parliament have been advised to take taxis home, over fears that they could be attacked by members of the public over the handling of Brexit. In an email obtained..
British Prime Minister Theresa May heads for Brussels to request an extension to Brexit, a day after delivering an address urging lawmakers to vote through her withdrawal deal. But, as Francis Maguire..
With humorous diatribes and barked commands, UK parliament's Speaker of the House John Bercow is often the subject of viral videos and memes. He's also become a powerful force in the country's Brexit..
According to Business Insider, Theresa May cannot hold a third vote on her Brexit deal according to an explosive intervention from House of Commons Speaker John Bercow. Speaking on Monday, Bercow said..
MPs have voted by 412 to 202 to delay Brexit beyond March. The UK is scheduled to leave in just two weeks, but the decision by parliament means May will now request an Article 50 extension of at least..
A row over changes to a quality label for Camembert cheese has reached the French parliament after supporters of a traditional raw-milk recipe distributed samples of the creamy, odorous speciality to..
British MPs voted on Monday to play a bigger role in Brexit, giving themselves the power to express their preference for different options in an unprecedented move that the government called.. France 24 - Published
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Brexit is due to occur as of March 29th. That is, at present, still very much the plan. However, the UK’s proposed divorce from the European Union has been thrown into.. One News Page Staff - Published
The NDA announced candidates for 39 Lok Sabha constituencies in Bihar, dropping eight sitting MPs. The announcement was made at a joint press conference addressed by NDA constituents of Bihar: BJP,.. DNA - Published
Party sources maintain that senior leaders have discussed at length about every single seat and candidates are being finalised after scrutiny of several rounds based on the feedback the party has.. IndiaTimes - Published
BJP while announcing its list of candidates has given priority to elective merits, performance and efforts made in last five years to strengthen party organisation. In order to counter the.. DNA - Published
The Shiv Sena has released a list of 21 names for the Lok Sabha polls in Maharashtra that includes 17 of its 18 MPs, in an apparent bid to avoid rebellion. Osmanabad Member of Parliament Ravi Gaikwad,.. DNA - Published
Tightlipped and evasive, Theresa May parried questions until EU chiefs asked her to leave Thursday's Brexit summit meeting and embarked on a negotiation among themselves to draw up a new Brexit.. Firstpost - Published
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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 divorce from the European Union is still.. One News Page Staff - Published
The UK will be heading for a no-deal Brexit if MPs reject Theresa May’s deal next week, EU leaders have warned – as they arrived at a summit in Brussels to discuss an... WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Independent
Theresa May is facing a backlash from MPs as she heads to Brussels to appeal to EU leaders to grant her a delay to Brexit. The Prime Minister’s Downing Street statement, in which she blamed MPs for.. WorldNews - Published
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Brexit is creeping ever closer, and it it still seems as though there is much work to be done if the deadline of March 29th is ever going to be reached without the prospect of a.. One News Page Staff - Published
BJP took the radical step of replacing all 10 sitting MPs in Chhattisgarh following a rout in the assembly elections in the state — a move that is a sharp indictment of former CM Raman Singh and is.. IndiaTimes - Published
The EU chief negotiator has said that any extension to Article 50 has to be ‘useful’ and warned it would cause ‘uncertainty’. Michel Barnier said the 27 European Union leaders will have to.. WorldNews - Published
To ensure a level playing field, the EC limits candidate expenditure. About a third of MPs said they spent less than 50% of the limit and the average expenditure was 59% of the cap in 2014. IndiaTimes - Published