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Watch a British politician steal a ceremonial mace to halt Brexit proceedings

‘Thankfully they haven’t locked me in the Tower of London.’

On Dec 10, 2018 by David Gilmour

Australian senator Penny Wong

This female senator is going viral for shutting down manterrupting colleague

Penny Wong is having none of this.

On Jun 21, 2017 by Ana Valens

Woman holding the UK flag

U.K. elects record number of female members of Parliament

The election was a win for women.

On Jun 9, 2017 by Samantha Grasso

Big Ben and the Palace of Westminster seen from Westminster bridge.

Officer stabbed at Westminster palace in apparent terror attack, suspect shot by police

The attacker reportedly hit several people with a car before crashing into the gates of Westminster palace.

On Mar 22, 2017 by Dell Cameron

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Norway’s prime minister busted playing Pokémon Go in parliament

Gotta catch ’em all.

On Oct 5, 2016 by Miles Klee

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British parliament’s lower house passes controversial surveillance law

The House of Commons has passed the measure, and it now goes to the House of Lords.

On Jun 7, 2016 by Eric Geller

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Canadian prime minister apologizes for angrily grabbing lawmaker in Parliament

‘I look for opportunities to make amends directly to the member,’ Trudeau said afterward.

On May 19, 2016 by Patrick Howell O’Neill

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Celebrating 5 years of Ed Balls Day, U.K. Twitter’s greatest tradition

Ed Balls.

On Apr 28, 2016 by Jay Hathaway

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U.K. spy bill draws concerns from joint parliamentary committee

The new report urged the British government to clarify worrisome provisions.

On Feb 11, 2016 by Eric Geller

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British politician’s staff really cocked up this election flyer

If only he’d received more campaign donations, he could have hired a proofreader.

On May 5, 2015 by Patrick Howell O’Neill

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A banned documentary about Indian gang rape is now up on YouTube

While the official documentary has been taken down, mirror versions keep popping up.

On Mar 6, 2015 by Jam Kotenko

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Here’s what it looked like at the U.K. face-sitting protest outside Parliament

“Come sit on Santa’s face.”

On Dec 12, 2014 by EJ Dickson

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UK porn activists plan face-sitting demonstration to protest new regulations

This could get ugly.

On Dec 10, 2014 by Rob Price

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U.K. politician caught playing Candy Crush for hours

The MP says he was “fully engaged” with the pension reform discussion.

On Dec 8, 2014 by Rob Price

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The cast of ‘Seinfeld’ invades Australian Parliament

G’day, Newman.

On Nov 13, 2014 by Tom Harrington

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