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AllAfrica.com
Dogara, Ekweremadu, Tambuwal, Others Advocate Reforms in Budgetary Processis a common knowledge. "This idea of inclusiveness should not only pertain to
Dogara, Ekweremadu, Tambuwal, Others Advocate Reforms in Budgetary Process
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
is a common knowledge. "This idea of inclusiveness should not only pertain to members of the National Assembly who are constitutionally mandated to perform oversights on the federal budget, but should include other arms of government, civil... Read more
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The Indian Express
Cabinet clears GST Council that will take call on rates, April 1 rollout in mindgovernment expects the panel to arrive at key decisions by November 22. BARELY
Cabinet clears GST Council that will take call on rates, April 1 rollout in mind
The Indian Express / Posted 22 hours ago
government expects the panel to arrive at key decisions by November 22. BARELY days after the President’s assent to the Constitution amendment bill on Goods and Services Tax (GST), the Union Cabinet Monday approved the formation of the GST... Read more
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Irish Examiner
'Repeal' wearing TD's to face disciplinary action after breaking rulesTD Ruth Coppinger asked Mr Kenny whether he will agree to an referendum on whet
'Repeal' wearing TD's to face disciplinary action after breaking rules
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
TD Ruth Coppinger asked Mr Kenny whether he will agree to an referendum on whether to remove the eight amendment from the constitution in light of growing public support for the move. Wearing a black t-shirt with the word "Repeal" written on it,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IEBC Says It Is Ready to Conduct Party Nominationsincluding who funds them," said Mr Hassan, when he appeared before the Senate's
IEBC Says It Is Ready to Conduct Party Nominations
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
including who funds them," said Mr Hassan, when he appeared before the Senate's County Public Accounts and Investments Committee that is chaired by Kisumu Senator Anyang' Nyong'o. The Election Laws (Amendment) Act amended the Political Parties... Read more
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Inquirier.net
FULL TEXT: INQ&A with Senator Grace PoeSenator Grace Poe joined INQ&A last August 30 for an hour-long interview. Poe,
FULL TEXT: INQ&A with Senator Grace Poe
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Senator Grace Poe joined INQ&A last August 30 for an hour-long interview. Poe, who is the chairman of the Senate Committee on Public Order, has been holding hearings on the possibility of giving emergency powers to the Duterte... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
What's wrong with local government?involvement in local government? There is a very strong political culture in N
What's wrong with local government?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
involvement in local government? There is a very strong political culture in New Zealand against the involvement of the parliamentary political parties in local government. This negativity to candidates who stand on behalf of parties is... Read more
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Daily Maverick
The Traditional and Khoi-San Leadership Bill: Apartheid, Ver 2.0?hour, that his hearing has been shifted to a time and venue he can’t possibly a
The Traditional and Khoi-San Leadership Bill: Apartheid, Ver 2.0?
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
hour, that his hearing has been shifted to a time and venue he can’t possibly attend. In line with regulations, the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee did indeed set up a schedule of meetings to discuss the Khoi-San and Traditional Leadership... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Court orders re-run of NPP primary at Kwesimintsimfor a new primary to be organised by the New Patriotic Party (NPP). It said th
Court orders re-run of NPP primary at Kwesimintsim
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 2 days ago
for a new primary to be organised by the New Patriotic Party (NPP). It said this is to be done to elect the party’s parliamentary candidate in the coming general elections. The Court, chaired by Justice Sophia Rosetta Bernasko-Eaash, gave... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Risk Factor: Democracy turns on Zumocracywhere it is difficult for Zuma to be shielded is Parliament. And this is where
Risk Factor: Democracy turns on Zumocracy
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 days ago
where it is difficult for Zuma to be shielded is Parliament. And this is where he appears to be most under siege. If the Constitution did not require the president to be accountable to Parliament, it is doubtful that Zuma would appear to answer... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Winning terror fight, Syrian asserts at U.N.unity comprising representatives from the government and the opposition, in all
Winning terror fight, Syrian asserts at U.N.
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
unity comprising representatives from the government and the opposition, in all its factions, and tasked with creating a constitution drafting committee." Once a new constitution is approved by Syrians through a referendum, he said,... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
ANC at war with IECthe matters raised, including – where appropriate – referring them to the multi
ANC at war with IEC
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
the matters raised, including – where appropriate – referring them to the multiparty National Political Party Liaison Committee.” In the letter, sent to all commissioners five days after the incident, Tselane detailed how Mantashe insisted... Read more
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Orange County Register
Syria believes it's on way to military victoryunity comprising representatives from the government and the opposition, in all
Syria believes it's on way to military victory
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
unity comprising representatives from the government and the opposition, in all its factions, and tasked with creating a constitution drafting committee.” Once a new constitution is approved by Syrians through a referendum, he said,... Read more
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ABC News
Syria Believes It's on Way to Military Victoryunity comprising representatives from the government and the opposition, in all
Syria Believes It's on Way to Military Victory
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
unity comprising representatives from the government and the opposition, in all its factions, and tasked with creating a constitution drafting committee." Once a new constitution is approved by Syrians through a referendum, he said,... Read more
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CTV News
Syria tells UN it believes it's on way to military victoryunity comprising representatives from the government and the opposition, in all
Syria tells UN it believes it's on way to military victory
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
unity comprising representatives from the government and the opposition, in all its factions, and tasked with creating a constitution drafting committee." Once a new constitution is approved by Syrians through a referendum, he said,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Syria believes it's on way to military victoryunity comprising representatives from the government and the opposition, in all
Syria believes it's on way to military victory
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
unity comprising representatives from the government and the opposition, in all its factions, and tasked with creating a constitution drafting committee." Once a new constitution is approved by Syrians through a referendum, he said,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Speaker Muturi Accuses Treasury, SRC of Stalling IEBC Reformsfor the outgoing IEBC team led by Chairman Issack Hassan. He further claimed t
Speaker Muturi Accuses Treasury, SRC of Stalling IEBC Reforms
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
for the outgoing IEBC team led by Chairman Issack Hassan. He further claimed that the Sarah Serem-led SRC, which is constitutionally mandated to give guidelines on perks awarded to holders of public office, is yet to comment on the matter a... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Redelineation: BN forms panel to streamline response Kuala Lumpur: A committee will be formed to streamline the Barisan Nasional r
Redelineation: BN forms panel to streamline response
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 4 days ago
Kuala Lumpur: A committee will be formed to streamline the Barisan Nasional response to the Election Commission's redelineation exercise. Prime Minister and BN Chairman Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak... Read more
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dna
Govt to look into West Pakistani refugees' demand for permanent resident status in J&Kgrievances. The West Pakistani refugees settled in Jammu and Kashmir are citiz
Govt to look into West Pakistani refugees' demand for permanent resident status in J&K
dna / Posted 4 days ago
grievances. The West Pakistani refugees settled in Jammu and Kashmir are citizens of India and have the right to vote in parliamentary elections. However, they are not permanent residents of the state in terms of the Jammu and Kashmir... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Russia: Putin reshuffles inner circle again, older hands lose to younger aideslower-profile aides. Vyacheslav Volodin, whom Putin nominated as the new speak
Russia: Putin reshuffles inner circle again, older hands lose to younger aides
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
lower-profile aides. Vyacheslav Volodin, whom Putin nominated as the new speaker of the State Duma, oversaw this month’s parliamentary election in which the main party supporting Putin tightened its grip on the lower house. Volodin replaces... Read more
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CBC.ca
Centrists vs. Corbynistas: Britain's Labour Party struggles to resolve its identity crisisspeech. There is no piercing question," he said. "There is no evidence at all o
Centrists vs. Corbynistas: Britain's Labour Party struggles to resolve its identity crisis
CBC.ca / Posted 5 days ago
speech. There is no piercing question," he said. "There is no evidence at all of distinguished contributions in standing committee, on legislation, or on select committees to undertake specialist examination of issues of significance to the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Russia's Vladimir Putin again reshuffles his inner circlelow-profile aides. Vyacheslav Volodin, whom Putin nominated as the new speaker
Russia's Vladimir Putin again reshuffles his inner circle
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
low-profile aides. Vyacheslav Volodin, whom Putin nominated as the new speaker of the State Duma, oversaw this month's parliamentary election in which the main party supporting Putin tightened its grip on the lower house. Volodin replaces... Read more
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CTV News
Russia's Vladimir Putin again reshuffles his inner circlelow-profile aides. Vyacheslav Volodin, whom Putin nominated as the new speaker
Russia's Vladimir Putin again reshuffles his inner circle
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
low-profile aides. Vyacheslav Volodin, whom Putin nominated as the new speaker of the State Duma, oversaw this month's parliamentary election in which the main party supporting Putin tightened its grip on the lower house. Volodin replaces... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Russia's Vladimir Putin again reshuffles his inner circlelow-profile aides. Vyacheslav Volodin, whom Putin nominated as the new speaker
Russia's Vladimir Putin again reshuffles his inner circle
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
low-profile aides. Vyacheslav Volodin, whom Putin nominated as the new speaker of the State Duma, oversaw this month's parliamentary election in which the main party supporting Putin tightened its grip on the lower house. Volodin replaces... Read more
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ABC News
Russia's Vladimir Putin Again Reshuffles His Inner Circlelow-profile aides. Vyacheslav Volodin, whom Putin nominated as the new speaker
Russia's Vladimir Putin Again Reshuffles His Inner Circle
ABC News / Posted 5 days ago
low-profile aides. Vyacheslav Volodin, whom Putin nominated as the new speaker of the State Duma, oversaw this month's parliamentary election in which the main party supporting Putin tightened its grip on the lower house. Volodin replaces... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Russia's Vladimir Putin again reshuffles his inner circlelow-profile aides. Vyacheslav Volodin, whom Putin nominated as the new speaker
Russia's Vladimir Putin again reshuffles his inner circle
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
low-profile aides. Vyacheslav Volodin, whom Putin nominated as the new speaker of the State Duma, oversaw this month's parliamentary election in which the main party supporting Putin tightened its grip on the lower house. Volodin replaces... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Russia's Vladimir Putin again reshuffles his inner circlelow-profile aides. Vyacheslav Volodin, whom Putin nominated as the new speaker
Russia's Vladimir Putin again reshuffles his inner circle
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 days ago
low-profile aides. Vyacheslav Volodin, whom Putin nominated as the new speaker of the State Duma, oversaw this month's parliamentary election in which the main party supporting Putin tightened its grip on the lower house. Volodin replaces... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Russia's Vladimir Putin again reshuffles his inner circlelow-profile aides. Vyacheslav Volodin, whom Putin nominated as the new speaker
Russia's Vladimir Putin again reshuffles his inner circle
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
low-profile aides. Vyacheslav Volodin, whom Putin nominated as the new speaker of the State Duma, oversaw this month's parliamentary election in which the main party supporting Putin tightened its grip on the lower house. Volodin replaces... Read more
20 related stories
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The Hamilton Journal News
Russia's Vladimir Putin again reshuffles his inner circlelow-profile aides. Vyacheslav Volodin, whom Putin nominated as the new speaker
Russia's Vladimir Putin again reshuffles his inner circle
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 days ago
low-profile aides. Vyacheslav Volodin, whom Putin nominated as the new speaker of the State Duma, oversaw this month's parliamentary election in which the main party supporting Putin tightened its grip on the lower house. Volodin replaces... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Joint Commission Meets, Refuses to Speak to the Mediabe Daviz Simango, mayor of Beira, and leader of the opposition Mozambique Democ
Joint Commission Meets, Refuses to Speak to the Media
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
be Daviz Simango, mayor of Beira, and leader of the opposition Mozambique Democratic Movement (MDM). The MDM is proposing constitutional amendments which would reduce the powers of the President of the Republic, increase those of the provincial... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Contempt of Parliament Is Unconstitutionalultimately castrate the messenger. But more importantly, the suggested discipl
Contempt of Parliament Is Unconstitutional
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
ultimately castrate the messenger. But more importantly, the suggested disciplinary action against the media is patently unconstitutional. First, let's have a word about this offence, which is listed in the rules of procedure of parliament. The... Read more
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Daily News
Travails of a war-torn peopleextremist Tamil nationalism promoted recently by Chief Minister Vigneswaran, al
Travails of a war-torn people
Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
extremist Tamil nationalism promoted recently by Chief Minister Vigneswaran, along with his coterie of losers from the last parliamentary elections, are unable to address the fascist legacy of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE). Lack of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Independent Candidate By-Election PulloutIndependent candidate, Themba Mliswa. Independent candidate, Themba Mliswa, ha
Independent Candidate By-Election Pullout
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Independent candidate, Themba Mliswa. Independent candidate, Themba Mliswa, has threatened to pull out of the Norton Parliamentary by-election scheduled for October 22 if police fail to set up a committee to investigate cases of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Was Pravin Gordhan the Real Target of the Proposal to Probe Oakbay Investments?The leaked findings of Minister of Mineral Resources, Mosebenzi Zwane's Inter-M
Was Pravin Gordhan the Real Target of the Proposal to Probe Oakbay Investments?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The leaked findings of Minister of Mineral Resources, Mosebenzi Zwane's Inter-Ministerial Committee on the termination of financial services to Oakbay Investments (Pty) Ltd, suggest that the real target of the proposal to establish a Judicial... Read more
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The Hindu
Travails of a war-torn Tamils in Sri Lankaextremist Tamil nationalism promoted recently by Chief Minister Wigneswaran, al
Travails of a war-torn Tamils in Sri Lanka
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
extremist Tamil nationalism promoted recently by Chief Minister Wigneswaran, along with his coterie of losers from the last parliamentary elections,are unable to address the fascist legacy of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE). Lack of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zuma Responds to Parliament's State Capture Questionsform of alleged state capture resulting from his friendship with the Gupta fami
Zuma Responds to Parliament's State Capture Questions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
form of alleged state capture resulting from his friendship with the Gupta family. On Wednesday, Zuma submitted written parliamentary replies to several questions posed by Members of Parliament, ranging from alleged visits to the Guptas'... Read more
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The Economic Times
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Goods and Services Tax (GST)States, the responsibility of preparing a Design and Road Map for the implement
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Goods and Services Tax (GST)
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
States, the responsibility of preparing a Design and Road Map for the implementation of GST was assigned to the Empowered Committee of State Finance Ministers (EC). d. Based on inputs from Govt of India and States, the EC released its First... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DA Compels Energy Chairperson to Release All Nuke Documents By October 11thToday, the DA utilised a Parliamentary Legal Opinion to compel the Minister of
DA Compels Energy Chairperson to Release All Nuke Documents By October 11th
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Today, the DA utilised a Parliamentary Legal Opinion to compel the Minister of Energy, Tina Joematt-Pettersson, to release to Parliament all documents relating to the nuclear new build programme, set to commence on 30 September 2016, by no later than... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Wario Throws Back Cruise Ship Blame to NOCKBrazil. Kenya's Chief de Mission to the Games Stephen arap Soi had earlier inf
Wario Throws Back Cruise Ship Blame to NOCK
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Brazil. Kenya's Chief de Mission to the Games Stephen arap Soi had earlier informed Parliament's Sports and Social Welfare committee that he acted under instruction from the minister to book the two rooms in the cruise ship, something Wario... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Contempt of Parliament Is Clearly Unconstitutionalultimately castrate the messenger. But more importantly, the suggested discipl
Contempt of Parliament Is Clearly Unconstitutional
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
ultimately castrate the messenger. But more importantly, the suggested disciplinary action against the media is patently unconstitutional. First of all, a word about the offence which is listed in the Rules of Procedure of Parliament. The offence... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Winston Peters creating chaoswithdrawal of support for Treaty of Waitangi settlement bills is small-minded a
Winston Peters creating chaos
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
withdrawal of support for Treaty of Waitangi settlement bills is small-minded and petulant.Parliament’s Business Committee had agreed to an extended session in the House on Friday for the final reading of five settlement bills, which... Read more
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The Telegraph
Centre declares IIM expansion planstheir action plans on the expansion of student intake capacity," he added. The
Centre declares IIM expansion plans
The Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
their action plans on the expansion of student intake capacity," he added. The decision comes a few months after the parliamentary standing committee on HRD ministry, in its 274th report, recommended expansion of seats at the IIMs and Indian... Read more
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Daily News
Migrant workers optimistic of their right to franchiseSri Lankans work and live abroad. This number thus can be a crucial vote base a
Migrant workers optimistic of their right to franchise
Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Sri Lankans work and live abroad. This number thus can be a crucial vote base at any election. Five months ago, the Parliamentary sessions in April, unanimously appointed a Parliamentary Select Committee (PSC) to recognise migrant workers in... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Parliament goes toe-to-toe with Joemat-Pettersson on nuclear documentswho advised that the minister had no right to refuse to supply documents if so
Parliament goes toe-to-toe with Joemat-Pettersson on nuclear documents
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 8 days ago
who advised that the minister had no right to refuse to supply documents if so requested by a chairperson of a portfolio committee. It was up to the chairperson to decide what was classified and to restrict access to documents on this basis. The... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Polls panel says no bias in new boundariesSeri Mohd Hashim Abdullah said Monday the EC discharged its duties and responsi
Polls panel says no bias in new boundaries
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 8 days ago
Seri Mohd Hashim Abdullah said Monday the EC discharged its duties and responsibilities as provided for in the Federal Constitution. The authority to approve the EC recommendations rested with the Dewan Rakyat and the MPs could debate the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gen. Aronda's Legacy Lives On One Year Laterhiccups. His appointment was immediately contested since he was a serving offi
Gen. Aronda's Legacy Lives On One Year Later
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
hiccups. His appointment was immediately contested since he was a serving officer, a violation of Article 208 (2) of the Constitution and Clause 99 of the UPDF Act. Members of the Parliamentary Appointments Committee insisted that he resigns... Read more
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The Hindu
Congress to head two key committeesConsiderable amount of parliamentary business is transacted by the committees
Congress to head two key committees
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
Considerable amount of parliamentary business is transacted by the committees NEW DELHI: The Congress, with a mere 44 members in a house of 545 Lok Sabha MPs, is going to head two more crucial parliamentary standing committees that, among other... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
PPP sues EC over election filing fees2016 The Progressive People’s Party (PPP) has sued the Electoral Commission (E
PPP sues EC over election filing fees
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 8 days ago
2016 The Progressive People’s Party (PPP) has sued the Electoral Commission (EC) over the filing fees for presidential and parliamentary candidates for the 2016 elections. The EC on September 8, 2016 announced the filing fees for presidential and... Read more
9d
AllAfrica.com
State Is Reinforcing Apartheid Injustices in Rural Areasaffected by the TKLB live, were excluded altogether. Moreover, the official pr
State Is Reinforcing Apartheid Injustices in Rural Areas
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
affected by the TKLB live, were excluded altogether. Moreover, the official programme for the hearings was sent to the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs in the first week of September, giving... Read more
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CBC.ca
Putin-backed United Russia could gain more than 100 seats in parliamentalready held a majority in the previous parliament — soaring by more than 100 s
Putin-backed United Russia could gain more than 100 seats in parliament
CBC.ca / Posted 9 days ago
already held a majority in the previous parliament — soaring by more than 100 seats. The party now has enough to amend the constitution on its own. Head of Russia's Central Election Commission Ella Pamfilova, left, speaks Monday during a news... Read more
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