The UK government has set out next year's agenda in a tradition-steeped ceremony in Parliament. Queen Elizabeth did not attend in the first time in 59 years.
2 Jan 2021
The British parliament voted for an EU-UK trade deal to avert the feared prospect of a cliff-edge no-deal Brexit in less than two days' time. Members voted overwhelmingly in favor of the deal.
25 Nov 2020
Lekki Shootings: UK parliament condemns Nigerian Government, calls for targeted sanctions
2 Sep 2019
The UK Parliament is set for heated debate when it reconvenes on Tuesday. Rebel MPs and opposition are running out of time to prevent Britain from crashing out of the European Union without a divorce deal.
2 Apr 2019
Last time, all eight ideas were voted down, but a second round is being held for the ones which gathered most support. The government has told its party members not to take part as it weighs its options.
12 Jun 2017
Embattled British Prime Minister Theresa May forms her cabinet after a bruising election last week that wiped out her majority in the UK parliament.
22 Mar 2017
London police say they are responding to a firearms incident near the UK Parliament in the city's Westminster district.