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Angry Over Brexit Stalemate, Thousands March in London to Demand Second Vote

Thousands of protesters in London began marching on Saturday from Hyde Park to Parliament in a last-ditch effort to reverse Britain’s looming split from the European Union.
Tags: Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit, Great Britain, Demonstrations, Protests and Riots, May, Theresa M, European Union


'Cancel Brexit' petition woman receives death threats

The "Stop Brexit" petition on the Parliament website has broken the record for most signatures.


Angry Over Brexit Stalemate, Britons March in London to Demand Second Vote

Thousands of protesters in London began marching on Saturday from Hyde Park to Parliament in a last-ditch effort to reverse Britain’s looming split from the European Union.
Tags: Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit, Great Britain, Demonstrations, Protests and Riots, May, Theresa M, European Union


UK prime minister may not seek vote on Brexit deal this week

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May has told lawmakers she may not seek passage of her Brexit withdrawal plan in Parliament next week. The embattled leader wrote to lawmakers Friday night saying she would bring the bill back to Parliament “if it appears that there is sufficient support.” She also says she would […]
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UK: Freedom Of Information Reform – How Could It Affect The Charity Sector? - Withers LLP

In January the Information Commissioner's Office (‘ICO') laid a report before Parliament on its proposals for improving and updating freedom of information law in the UK


E.U. Approves a Brexit Extension, but on New Terms

The short extension was conditioned on Parliament’s approving a withdrawal deal it has already rejected twice by decisive margins.
Tags: News, European Union, European Commission, Parliament, Corbyn, May, Macron, London (England, Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit, Brussels (Belgium, Theresa M, Conservative Party (Great Britain, Labour Party (Great Britain, Emmanuel (1977-, Jeremy (1949-


'Cancel Brexit' petition passes 2m signatures on Parliament site

A call to revoke Article 50 generates the fastest ever rate of signatures on Parliament's website.
Tags: News, Parliament


Sanders: ‘We Must Follow New Zealand’s Lead’ on Assault-Rifle Ban

Senator Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) on Thursday praised New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern for immediately banning military-style semi-automatic weapons in response to the Christchurch mosque shootings, and suggested the executive action should serve as a blueprint for the U.S.> This is what real action to stop gun violence looks like. We must follow New Zealand's lead, take on the NRA and ban the sale and distribution of assault weapons in the United States. https://t.co/lSAisDG9Ur> > -...
Tags: News, Hillary Clinton, United States, New Zealand, Parliament, Sandy Hook, Christchurch, Bernie Sanders, Sanders, Nra, Conn, Chris Murphy, Linwood, Jacinda Ardern, Ardern


Politicians advised to take taxis home amid fears of Brexit violence

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.
Tags: News, Stories, Parliament


British politicians advised to take taxis home amid fears of Brexit violence

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.
Tags: Cnn, Parliament


'Cancel Brexit' petition passes 1m signatures on Parliament site

A call to revoke Article 50 generates the fastest ever rate of signatures on Parliament's website.
Tags: UK, News, Parliament


News analysis: Theresa May’s Message to Britain at a Perilous Moment: It’s Parliament’s Fault

In an address to the nation Wednesday night, the prime minister lashed out, blaming squabbling lawmakers for the Brexit paralysis. They did not react well.
Tags: News, European Union, Britain, Theresa May, Parliament, May, London (England, House of Commons (Great Britain, Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit, Brussels (Belgium, Theresa M, Conservative Party (Great Britain, Dominick Grieve


DUP 'won't be threatened' over deal

DUP MP Sammy Wilson believes the prime minister was trying to threaten Parliament into backing her deal.
Tags: News, Parliament, Sammy Wilson, DUP


Brexit: Revoke Article 50 petition crashes Parliament website

More than 600,000 people sign a petition on the Parliament site calling for Brexit to be cancelled.
Tags: UK, News, Parliament


Brexit: May's appeal to nation backfires as MPs accuse her of stoking hate - Politics live

Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Theresa May at the Brussels summit where EU leaders will decide whether to delay Brexit by agreeing an article 50 extension 9.12am GMT Theresa May travels to Brussels today to formally request an extension to article 50, that would delay Brexit behind Friday next week, when the UK was supposed to leave the EU. British prime ministers have often had difficult encounters with their EU counterparts over the years, bu...
Tags: Europe, Politics, UK, Eu, European Union, Conservatives, UK News, Theresa May, Foreign Policy, House Of Commons, Brussels, Parliament, Brexit, Steve Bannon, Donald Trump History, Pitting Parliament


Brexit: Theresa May says high time MPs vote for her deal in No 10 statement – Politics live

Rolling updates on the day’s political events, including PM’s statement at Downing Street and Labour leader leaving meeting Full story: May asks EU for Brexit delay until 30 JuneKey points in May’s letter to the EUDonald Tusk’s statement - Full textWhat Tusk’s announcement means - Snap analysis 9.20pm GMT Here the the PM’s full statement: “Nearly three years have passed since the public voted to leave the European Union. “It was the biggest democratic exercise in our country’s history. “I ca...
Tags: Europe, Politics, UK, Eu, European Union, Conservatives, UK News, Theresa May, Foreign Policy, Jean-claude Juncker, National Health Service, Parliament, Article 50, Sunday Times, Brexit, Jeremy Corbyn


Theresa May: 'I am not prepared to delay Brexit any further'

The PM says she will not accept a delay to Brexit beyond 30 June, and urges Parliament to "get on with it".
Tags: UK, News, Theresa May, Parliament, Brexit


Danish politician was told baby 'not welcome' in Parliament

A Danish politician has said she was told her baby was "not welcome" in Parliament, after she brought her five-month-old daughter into the chamber because she was unable to organize alternative childcare.
Tags: Europe, News, Parliament


E.U. Officials Agree to Brexit Delay, but With Conditions

As Britain’s political crisis deepens, the bloc agreed to an extension, but only if Parliament passes a withdrawal plan it has twice rejected.
Tags: Europe, News, European Union, Britain, Parliament, European Parliament, Great Britain, May, Politics And Government, London (England, House of Commons (Great Britain, Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit, Brussels (Belgium, Legislatures and Parliaments, Theresa M, Conservative Party (Great Britain


Brexit: EU says delay is possible if MPs back deal

The EU says a short extension beyond the Brexit date of 29 March is possible but only if Parliament backs agreement before then.
Tags: News, Eu, Parliament


No Babies in Parliament, Danish Lawmaker Is Told

A century of Danish advances for women met a barrier when a legislator was told by another female lawmaker that her baby had no place in Parliament, setting off a debate about gender politics.
Tags: News, Parenting, Work-life balance, Denmark, Parliament, PIA, Politics And Government, Legislatures and Parliaments, Babies and Infants, Mette Abildgaard, Kjaersgaard


Politician says she was told baby 'not welcome' in Parliament

A Danish politician has said she was told her baby was "not welcome" in Parliament, after she brought her five-month-old daughter into the chamber because she was unable to organize alternative childcare.
Tags: Cnn, Parliament


May Asks EU For Short Delay Of Brexit Until June 30

BERLIN (AP) — Prime Minister Theresa May has asked the European Union to delay Britain’s departure from the European Union until June 30. The U.K. is currently due to leave the bloc in nine days, but Parliament has twice rejected May’s divorce deal with the EU. May told European Council President Donald Tusk in a letter seeking the extension that she intends to try a third time to get the deal approved. A delay to Brexit needs approval from all 27 remaining EU member states, who are meeting in B...
Tags: News, Berlin, Eu, European Union, World news, Ap, Britain, Theresa May, Brussels, Parliament, Brexit, Donald Tusk, European Council, Cristina Cabrera, AP story


After killing dozens, New Zealand mosque attacks suspect was headed to carry out third shooting, police say

New Zealand's leader Jacinda Ardern told Parliament she would deny fame for the killer by never speaking his name. She suggested others do the same.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, New Zealand, Parliament, Usa Today, Jacinda Ardern


Dutch vote in provincial elections days after tram attack

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch voters are casting ballots in regional elections that are seen as passing a midterm judgment on the ruling national coalition of Prime Minister Mark Rutte and could indirectly eliminate his majority in Parliament’s upper house. Wednesday’s election is for 570 legislators in provincial governments who, in turn, will elect […]
Tags: News, Ap, Nation, Parliament, The Hague Netherlands, Mark Rutte


New Zealand mosque attack suspect was headed to third target

New Zealand's leader Jacinda Ardern told Parliament she would deny fame for the killer by never speaking his name. She suggested others do the same.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, New Zealand, Parliament, Usa Today, Jacinda Ardern


Brexit: Theresa May will not ask EU for long extension

No 10 says the PM shares the public's "frustration" at Parliament's "failure to take a decision".
Tags: News, Eu, Theresa May, Parliament


EU's Barnier Warns Delay Must Serve a Purpose: Brexit Update

European Union leaders are planning to offer the U.K. a conditional Brexit extension at this week’s summit in Brussels, giving Prime Minister Theresa May one more chance to get her deal approved in Parliament before March 29, officials familiar with the plan said. The EU’s chief negotiator Michel Barnier told reporters any extension to Brexit day must serve a clear purpose, and that the U.K. government and Parliament need to decide what to do next, he said.
Tags: News, Eu, European Union, Theresa May, Brussels, Parliament, Michel Barnier, Barnier


New Zealand's leader Jacinda Ardern wins plaudits for handling of attacks

Jacinda Ardern told New Zealand's Parliament she would deny fame for the killer by never speaking his name. She suggested others do the same.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, New Zealand, Parliament, Usa Today, Jacinda Ardern


NZ Leader Ardern Vows To Deny Accused Mosque Gunman Notoriety He ‘Seeks’

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand’s prime minister declared Tuesday she would do everything in her power to deny the accused mosque gunman a platform for elevating his white supremacist views, after the man dismissed his lawyer and opted to represent himself at his trial in the killings of 50 people. “I agree that it is absolutely something that we need to acknowledge, and do what we can to prevent the notoriety that this individual seeks,” Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern told reporters...
Tags: Facebook, News, World news, Shinzo Abe, Theresa May, Sydney, New Zealand, Associated Press, Parliament, Scott Morrison, Cabinet, Christchurch, Auckland, Sheryl Sandberg, Nz, Morrison



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