British lawmakers vote on new speaker after Bercow's departure
The UK parliament selects a new speaker Monday, a once unremarkable event that is now charged with significance following the previous occupant's role in Brexit.
Decision to suspend UK parliament was 'unlawful' - Supreme Court
Britain's Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that Prime Minister Boris Johnson acted unlawfully in suspending parliament in the run-up to Brexit, in a stunning blow that sparked immediate calls for him to resign. The 11 judges of the country's highest court were unanimous in their verdict, which they said meant parliament could now immediately reconvene. Johnson…
Birmingham man behind UK parliament car 'attack'
The man arrested for driving into a barrier protecting the Houses of Parliament in a suspected terror attack was a Briton of Sudanese origin from Birmingham, media reports said Wednesday.
Suspected terror attack injures pedestrians outside UK parliament
A car crashed into barriers outside Britain's Houses of Parliament in a suspected terror attack on Tuesday, injuring a "number of pedestrians" yards from where five people were killed last year.