LONDON Britain is renowned for its ancient, august and male-dominated institutions - yet its biggest moment since World War Two may be shaped by a mere decade-old court run by a very modern woman.
LONDON Britain's Supreme Court aims to deliver its ruling early next week on whether Prime Minister Boris Johnson acted unlawfully when he suspended parliament for five weeks in the run-up to Brexit, the president of the court said on Thursday.
* Parliament could be recalled if Johnson loses case
(Updates with latest from court)
LONDON Boris Johnson could recall parliament if Britain's highest court rules he unlawfully suspended it, a government lawyer said on Tuesday, after judges heard the prime minister wanted a shutdown because it was an obstacle to his Brexit plans. | Video
LONDON, Sept 17 Prime Minister Boris Johnson's
government will seek to persuade Britain's top court this week
that his decision to suspend parliament until shortly before the
date for Brexit was not illegal as Scottish judges concluded
LONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson's suspension of the British parliament was unlawful, a court ruled on Wednesday, prompting immediate calls for lawmakers to return to work as the government and parliament battle over the future of Brexit.
LONDON Boris Johnson's decision to suspend parliament for five weeks was unlawful and should be annulled, Scotland's highest court of appeal ruled on Wednesday in a damning verdict on the British prime minister's reasons for the shutdown. | Video
LONDON Former British Prime Minister Theresa May has chosen Geoffrey Boycott, one of her cricket heroes, for a knighthood, attracting criticism from domestic abuse charities.
DUBLIN/LONDON Ireland told British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday that he must make specific proposals on the future of Irish border if there is to be any hope of averting a no-deal Brexit, saying Dublin cannot rely on simple promises. | Video
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson abused his powers by suspending parliament from next week until shortly before Britain is due to leave the European Union, London's High Court was told on Thursday.