Parliament

Monday, October 30, 2017

Monday, October 30, 2017

Theresa May offers talks with John Bercow in face of sexual harassment allegations

Theresa May offers talks with John Bercow in face of sexual harassment allegations

Theresa May offers talks with John Bercow in face of sexual harassment claims

The Prime Minister has reached out to the speaker in order to protect staff after a list of sexual harassment allegations was made public

Monday, October 23, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017

Thousands took part in a protest against the far-right AfD

In photos: Thousands protest against far-right AfD in Berlin

In photos: Thousands protest against far-right AfD in Berlin

Politicians from the Alternative for Germany party will attend the first sitting of the recently elected parliament in the country on Wednesday

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

'Jeremy Corbyn is like Winston Churchill just before he became Prime Minister', says George Galloway

'Jeremy Corbyn is like Winston Churchill just before he became Prime Minister', says George Galloway

'Jeremy Corbyn is like Winston Churchill', says George Galloway

George Galloway says Britain is in peril as Brexit negotiators are like the Walmington-On-Sea Dad's Army

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Iraqi Kurds have been pushing for full independence for several months

Kurdish independence referendum rejected by Iraqi Parliament

Kurdish independence referendum rejected by Iraqi Parliament

Iraqi lawmakers say referendum cannot take place and Iraq must remain united

Brexit: 'EU withdrawal bill powers not really what people were voting for', says Jenny Chapman MP

Corbyn's shadow Brexit minister says Labour rebellion was 'expected'

Shadow Brexit minister says Labour rebellion was 'expected'

Jenny Chapman spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer after the EU Withdrawal bill moves onto its next stage

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Diane Abbott's staff have spoken out about the abuse she receives

Diane Abbott abuse: Staff share some of the racist mesages received by Jeremy Corbyn ally

Diane Abbott's staff speak out about abusive messages the MP receives

Some emails are said to contains hundreds of racial slurs

Theresa May was given a brutal grilling again today

PMQs: Theresa May branded 'catastrophic' by critics after another brutal grilling

Theresa May branded 'catastrophic' by critics after another PMQs grilling

Another day, another ordeal for the embattled Prime Minister

Friday, September 1, 2017

Friday, September 1, 2017

Nicky Morgan MP on the Tory election campaign, Brexit, and women in Parliament

Nicky Morgan: 'I could vote against Theresa May if we don't get good Brexit deal'

Nicky Morgan: 'I'd vote against Theresa May if we don't get good Brexit deal'

The MP for Loughborough and newly-elected chair of the Treasury Select Committee spoke to Katie Perrior in a far-reaching interview

Monday, August 14, 2017

Monday, August 14, 2017

Big Ben: Why will the bells stop ringing out across London for four years?

Big Ben: Why will the bells stop ringing out across London for four years?

Big Ben: Why will the bells stop ringing out across London for four years?

Next week the chimes of Big Ben will sound for the last time as maintenance work begins

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Ken Livingstone 'disappointed but not surprised' by High Court Tony Blair decision

Ken Livingstone claims 'establishment and oil industry' saved Tony Blair from prosecution

Ken Livingstone claims 'establishment and big oil' saved Blair from prosecution

Former Mayor of London Ken Livingstone spoke to George Galloway about the High Court decision to block a charge brought by a former Iraqi army commander

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

George Galloway: 'Blairites are only pretending to accept the result of the EU referendum'

George Galloway: 'Blairites are only pretending to accept Brexit'

George Galloway: 'Blairites are only pretending to accept Brexit'

George Galloway believes it is not Parliament or the courts that is sovereign, but in fact the people

Monday, July 3, 2017

Monday, July 3, 2017

'Jeremy Corbyn won't do anything about MPs who are against him as he's not in the position to do so', says George Galloway

Jeremy Corbyn is too decent to purge his Labour opponents, says George Galloway

Jeremy Corbyn is too decent to purge his Labour opponents, says George Galloway

Galloway says Jeremy Corbyn is clinging to the idea of being reasonable, logical and fraternal

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Jeremy Hunt 'delayed telling patients and Parliament about mislaid confidential medical documents'

Jeremy Hunt 'delayed telling patients and Parliament about mislaid confidential medical documents'

Jeremy Hunt 'delayed telling patients and Parliament about mislaid documents'

A report by the National Audit Office says more than 700,000 documents were found in a warehouse and at least 1,700 patients could have been harmed

Monday, June 26, 2017

Monday, June 26, 2017

'Cyber-attack on Parliament was probably about prestige as hackers weren't careful'

'Cyber-attack on Parliament was probably about prestige as hackers weren't careful'

'Cyber-attack on Parliament was probably about prestige'

Applied futurist Tom Cheesewright says the attack appears not to have been sophisticated

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017

'Labour have convinced young voters they can stop Brexit', claims James Cleverly MP

'Labour have convinced young voters they can stop Brexit', claims James Cleverly MP

'Labour have convinced young voters they can stop Brexit'

The MP for Braintree discussed the content of the Queen's Speech made by Queen Elizabeth on Wednesday with Paul Ross

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

'A Parliament with influence over the Government isn't bad and reflects democracy', says politics professor

'A Parliament with influence over the Government simply reflects democracy', says John Curtice

'A Parliament with influence over the Government is what democracy is about'

Politics guru John Curtice says we shouldn’t underestimate the ability of minority governments to survive

'Theresa May has no right to govern', says John McDonnell

'Theresa May has no right to govern', says John McDonnell

'Theresa May has no right to govern', says John McDonnell

Labour's shadow chancellor made the claim in an interview with the BBC

Queen's Speech to reportedly focus on Brexit in State Opening of Parliament

Queen's Speech to reportedly focus on Brexit

Queen's Speech to reportedly focus on Brexit

The State Opening of Parliament is believed to be taking place without much of its usual lavish grandeur

Monday, June 19, 2017

Monday, June 19, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan lead politicians condemning London mosque attack

Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan lead politicians condemning London mosque attack

The attack on Seven Sisters Road in the Labour leader's constituency of Highbury & Islington left one dead and 10 injured

Friday, June 16, 2017

Friday, June 16, 2017

Houses of Parliament on lockdown after man detained by police

Houses of Parliament put on lockdown after man detained by police

Houses of Parliament put on lockdown this morning as man tasered

Armed officers responded to an incident outside Parliament

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Queen's Speech will now take place next Wednesday

Queen's Speech will now take place next Wednesday

Queen's Speech will now take place next Wednesday

The Queen's Speech had been planned for June 19, but had to be delayed when no one reached a majority in the general election

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn gets standing ovation and mocks Theresa May on return to Parliament

Jeremy Corbyn gets standing ovation and mocks Theresa May on return to Parliament

Jeremy Corbyn gets standing ovation and mocks Theresa May on Parliament return

The first Parliament sitting of the House of Commons since the general election has taken place

Monday, June 12, 2017

Monday, June 12, 2017

Theresa May to reportedly delay Queen's Speech to continue DUP talks

Queen's Speech set to be delayed as Theresa May continues DUP talks

Queen's Speech set to be delayed as Theresa May continues DUP talks

The BBC is reporting the State Opening of Parliament has been pushed back as the Conservatives speak with the DUP about support for their party

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Westminster attacker named as Khalid Masood by police

Westminster attacker named as Khalid Masood by police

Westminster attacker named as Khalid Masood by police

Masood, 52, had a string of previous convictions

Man arrested for 'driving at crowd' in Antwerp

New terror attack in Europe as man drives car into crowd in Antwerp

Alleged incident comes just a day after London terror attacks

Isis claims responsibility for Westminster terror attack

BREAKING Isis claims responsibility for Westminster terror attack

Isis claims responsibility, says attacker was 'targeting coalition citizens'

Authorities believe attacks were carried out by a single assailant yesterday

Westminster attack: Channel 4 News backtracks live on air after giving wrong name for suspect

Channel 4 News backtracks live on air after giving wrong name for suspect

As the events were unfolding, correspondent Simon Israel wrongly named Abu Izzadeen as the perpetrator, only to do an on-air backtrack after discovering he was imprisoned

Westminster attack: Donald Trump Jr sparks outrage with Sadiq Khan tweet

Donald Trump Jr sparks outrage with Sadiq Khan tweet

The US President's son has landed in hot water over a tweet about the London Mayor in the wake of the attack on Westminster

Westminster: 'Isis probably didn't know of the attack until we did', says Quilliam Foundation's Jonathan Russell

Westminster: 'Isis probably didn't know of the attack until we did', says Quilliam Foundation's Jonathan Russell

'Isis probably didn't know of the attack until we did', says Quilliam Foundation

Jonathan Russell, Head of Policy at the foundation, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the terror group claiming responsibility for the incident in Westminster on Wednesday

Westminster attack: 'MPs are putting on a brave face and working normally', says MP Jim Fitzpatrick

Westminster attack: Some MPs are fighting back tears but we're working normally, says Labour's Jim Fitzpatrick

'MPs are fighting back tears but we're working normally'

The MP says the attack feels very personal but

Theresa May: 'Westminster attacker was British born and previously investigated by MI5'

Theresa May: Westminster attacker was British-born and previously investigated by MI5

Theresa May: Attacker was British-born and known to MI5

Theresa May has made a statement following the attack on Westminster yesterday, saying that 'we are not afraid and our resolve will never waiver in the face of terrorism'

Westminster: 'Man was acting alone, but he would have needed support', says defence editor Robert Fox

Westminster attacker 'would have needed support', says defence editor Robert Fox

Westminster attacker 'would have needed support', says defence expert

Robert Fox, Defence Editor for the London Evening Standard, said any possible associations with the perpetrator would be key to the investigation

'London attack is absolutely deplorable, there's no justification,' says Khalid Mahmood MP

Westminster attack: MP Khalid Mahmood says 'we couldn't believe what was happening in front of our eyes'

'We couldn't believe what was happening in front of our eyes'

Khalid Mahmood, the Labour MP for Birmingham Perry Barr, was trapped in Parliament as the attack unfolded

Westminster assault: Metropolitan Police make arrests in London and Birmingham in connection with attack

Westminster assault: Eighth person arrested as inquiry continues into Parliament terror assault

Eighth person arrested as inquiry continues into Parliament terror assault

Mark Rowley, the Met's senior anti-terror officer, confirms details of raids connected to Wednesday's atrocities

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

An eyewitness has said he saw people flying through the air on Westminster Bridge

Westminster attack: Eyewitness says 'I just saw a 4x4 throwing people in the air'

'I just saw a 4x4 throwing people in the air'

Eyewitness says he initially thought the attack was deliberate as carnage on Westminster Bridge unfolded

Westminster attack: 'The attacker ran towards Parliament holding a large kitchen knife above his head', says eyewitness

Westminster attack: 'Attacker ran towards Parliament holding a large kitchen knife above his head' says eyewitness

'Attacker ran towards Parliament holding large kitchen knife above his head'

Political editor of the Press Association Andrew Woodcock watched the incident unfold from his window

Westminster attack: 'At first people thought it was a bomb and all hell broke lose', says eyewitness

Westminster attack: Theresa May's car sped past me at incredible speed, says eyewitness

'All hell broke loose, then Theresa May's car sped past me'

Sun political editor Tom Newton Dunn believes the attack on Westminster was an an attack on the country itself and on democracy

The attacks on Parliament have sent shockwaves through the British capital

Parliament terror attack: Woman pulled out of Thames after 4x4 rampage on Westminster Bridge

Woman pulled out of Thames after 4x4 rampage

Woman reportedly alive but with serious injuries

'We must show our strength through unity' - Twitter prays for London

'We must show our strength through unity' - Twitter unites to #PrayforLondon

'We must show our strength through unity' - Twitter unites to #PrayforLondon

Many on Twitter are using the hashtag Pray for London to show their sympathy for victims, after the attacks in Westminster this afternoon

Westminster attack: 'The atmosphere is of shock and concern, many are confused', says eyewitness

Westminster terror attack: Eyewitness describes shock and confusion as Parliament reels from double assault

Westminster attack eyewitness describes shock and concern after terror assault

A car mowed down several pedestrians on Westminster Bridge while a knife-wielding attacker assaulted a police officer

Policeman treated for injuries on Westminster Bridge

Second policeman treated for injuries on Westminster Bridge

Second policeman treated for injuries on Westminster Bridge

Parliament is in lockdown after a man was gunned down outside, and a car mounted the pavement and hit several people on Westminster Bridge

'An incident where London shuts down carries a strong message', says professor

Westminster terror attacks: 'This has shut London down - it sends a strong message'

'This has shut London down - it sends a strong message'

Shots were fired around Westminster earlier this afternoon, and Parliament has gone into lockdown

Westminster attack: 'This appears to have been conducted by a lone wolf', says former Scotland Yard commander

Westminster attack: 'This appears to have been conducted by a lone wolf', says former Scotland Yard commander

It's likely a lone wolf did this, says terror expert

Parliament is in lockdown after a man was gunned down outside, in a separate incident, witnesses reported that a car mounted the pavement and hit several people on Westminster Bridge

MPs were left in lockdown after the attacks

Parliament terror attack: Four confirmed dead after shocking assault on Westminster

Police officer confirmed dead after Parliament terror attacks

Car mowed down pedestrians on Westminster Bridge while man carrying knife gunned down

BREAKING Shots fired outside Parliament after 'loud explosion' - reports

Shots fired outside Parliament after 'loud explosion' - reports

Car reportedly rammed into gates of House of Commons

Noel Conway: 'Assisted dying not meant to be easy, but it should be possible', says campaigner Laura Nicklinson

'Assisted dying isn't meant to be easy, but it should be possible', says campaigner Laura Nicklinson

'Assisted dying not meant to be easy, but should be possible', says campaigner

Laura Nicklinson, the daughter of a man who died after losing his assisted dying appeal, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the issue after another terminally-ill man appeals to the High Court.

Friday, March 17, 2017

Friday, March 17, 2017

'He can now work on masterpieces like Rush Hour Crush' - Twitter reacts to George Osborne's new job as London Evening Standard editor

Twitter mocks George Osborne and urges him to quit over Evening Standard job

Twitter mocks George Osborne and urges him to quit over Evening Standard job

The former Chancellor of the Exchequer was named as the editor of the London Evening Standard on Friday

'There has to be a maximum spend, else Tories could buy the election,' says Stephen Pound MP

'There has to be a maximum election spend, else Tories could buy it' says Stephen Pound MP

'There has to be a maximum election spend, else Tories could buy it'

Stephen Pound, Labour MP for Ealing North, spoke to Paul Ross about the ongoing storm surrounding the Conservative Party's election expenses

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Conservative Party handed £70,000 fine by Electoral Commission over election expenses

Tories in crisis as election expenses fine follows NIC debacle

Tories in crisis as election expenses fine follows NIC debacle

The Electoral Commission said the party had "numerous failures" in the declarations of its expenses

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

George Galloway: 'Parliament is filled with MPs who are incompetent pathetic poodles'

George Galloway: 'Parliament is filled with incompetent pathetic poodles'

George Galloway: 'Parliament is filled with incompetent pathetic poodles'

George Galloway believes few MPs are competent - but stay in their jobs because they sit in safe seats

Monday, March 13, 2017

Monday, March 13, 2017

Brexit: 'There are large numbers of Tory MPs concerned about Parliament's role' if no EU deal is obtained, says Dominic Grieve MP

'Tory Brexit Rebel' Dominic Grieve says he doesn't want to defy Theresa May on Article 50 vote

'Tory Brexit Rebel' Dominic Grieve says he doesn't want to defy Theresa May

Dominic Grieve, the MP for Beaconsfield, spoke to Paul Ross he simply wants 'reassurance' before supporting the Government

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Team Sky deny breaking the rules, despite 'mistakes' over Bradley Wiggins package

Team Sky deny breaking the rules despite 'mistakes' over Bradley Wiggins package

Team Sky deny breaking rules despite 'mistakes' over Bradley Wiggins package

This follows the hearing of the Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee in Parliament last week

Monday, February 27, 2017

Monday, February 27, 2017

Lord Heseltine: 'The people who want to vote on the terms of Brexit just want to remain in the EU', says Iain Duncan Smith

Lord Heseltine: 'The people who want to vote on the terms of Brexit just want to remain in the EU', says Iain Duncan Smith

'Those who want to vote on the terms of Brexit just want to remain in the EU'

Lord Michael Heseltine wants to ensure that Parliament have the ability to veto the Prime Ministers Brexit negotiations, including if she comes away without a deal

Friday, February 24, 2017

Friday, February 24, 2017

Bill to help end violence against women moves to the next stage in Parliament, but one MP tries to block it

Bill to help end violence against women moves to the next stage in Parliament, but one MP tries to block it

Bill to help end violence against women moves to the next stage in Parliament

A bill to help end violence towards women has moved on to the next stage, despite an MP trying to block it

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