In modern politics and history, a parliament is a legislative body of government. Generally, a modern parliament has three functions: representing the electorate, making laws, and overseeing the government via hearings and inquiries.
Lawmakers dealt an early blow to Ukraine's new president Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Wednesday by rejecting proposed changes to the electoral system ahead of a snap parliamentary election due in July. Reuters - Published
British Prime Minister Theresa May said her government will include in her Withdrawal Agreement Bill a requirement for Members of Parliament (MPs) to vote on whether to hold another Brexit referendum. Reuters - Published
According to Business Insider, British members of Parliament will be left with two options if they reject the Brexit deal again. MPs will vote on the UK's revised withdrawal agreement next month, after..
According to Reuters, Iranian parliament speaker Ali Larijani said that Iran will continue uranium enrichment under its nuclear deal with world powers. The United States acted on Friday to force Iran..
According to a report by CNN, on Tuesday, Egypt's Parliament approved constitutional changes that will allow President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi to tighten his grip on government and remain in power until..
Theresa May could this week be forced to seek another delay to Brexit, under a new piece of legislation brought forward by Members of Parliament. The legislation, called the European Union (Withdrawal)..
According to Business Insider, Members of Parliament rejected the remaining Brexit alternatives through a series of votes. On April 1st, the House of Commons held another round of indicative votes, but..