British SC to begin hearings on Boris Johnson’ parliament suspension today

Must Read

Howdy, Modi! : World media reactions on Modi-Trump’ grand Houston Event address

New Delhi, Sep 23: United States President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on late Sunday shared...

Howdy Modi : Modi-Trump mark history in US-India relationship with great show at Houston

Houston, Sep 22:  Modi, delivering his speech at the historic event, talks about the development underwent over five years...

ECI announces dates of Maharashtra & Haryana elections; Single Phase Election on October 21; Result on 24th

Election Commission of India has announced the dates of much-awaited state elections. According to the Chief Election Commissioner, Sunil...

Glasgow [United Kingdom], Sep 17: British Supreme Court is slated on Tuesday to kick-off hearing arguments focused on Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s controversial move to suspend the parliament.

Last week, Johnson suspended parliament, a few days ahead of his administration’s scheduled Queen’s formal speech scheduled for October 14.

However, critics have blamed Johnson, who leads the Conservative Party, for proroguing parliament for five consecutive weeks in an attempt to push through a “disastrous” no-deal Brexit with the European Union (EU).

According to Al-Jazeera, the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom (UK) is expected to have its final call on the suspension legality, however, after judges in Scotland and England came to contrasting the results.

Johnson has said he will “wait and see what the judges say” ahead of deciding whether to recall UK parliament.

The Supreme Court is expected to hear two appeals in an attempt to determine whether Johnson’s move was acted lawfully in proroguing parliament. The hearing will kick off at around 10:30 BST and expected to last until Thursday.

Edinburgh’s Court of Session has said the move was unlawful and the London High Court has claimed it wasn’t a matter of court, according to BBC news.

 

 

 

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisement -

Latest News

Joe Biden shakes off allegations, starts afresh

Boston, Oct 15 (IANS) As the key trinity of Democratic candidates socialist Bernie Sanders, capitalist Elizabeth Warren and centrist...

Cara Delevingne says she’s the ‘luckiest girl’

Los Angeles, Oct 15 (IANS) Model-turned-actress Cara Delevingne feels that she is the "luckiest girl in the world", thanks to her girlfriend Ashley Benson.Delevingne,...

Rihanna stumped by pregnancy query in interview

Los Angeles, Oct 15 (IANS) Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour shocked Rihanna with a blunt question on whether the pop diva was planning to "have...

Finnish PM says all Brexit alternatives “still possible”

Helsinki, Oct 15 (IANS) Finnish Prime Minister Antti Rinne said in Helsinki that the "situation after Brexit is very open", Finnish News Agency STT...

Dutch royals visit waste water treatment project

New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) An Indo-Dutch collaboration on successfully treating waste water on a stretch of the Barapullah Drain to make it fit...
- Advertisement -

More Articles Like This