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AllAfrica.com
Modu Sheriff - Bull in a China Shop, Says PDPdescribing him as a bull in a China shop. This came as facts emerged, yesterda
Modu Sheriff - Bull in a China Shop, Says PDP
AllAfrica.com / Posted 53 minutes ago
describing him as a bull in a China shop. This came as facts emerged, yesterday, night that the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, would not monitor Wednesday's governorship primary being organized by Ali Modu Sheriff's faction... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NDLEA Arrests 120 Suspects, Seizes 15.5 Tons of Drugs in Kadunato caution members against taking illicit drugs. Also speaking, the Head of Vo
NDLEA Arrests 120 Suspects, Seizes 15.5 Tons of Drugs in Kaduna
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
to caution members against taking illicit drugs. Also speaking, the Head of Voter Education, Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission, Mr John Bulus attributed some electoral violence to illicit drugs, particularly by the youths. Bulus... Read more
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Scotsman
80,000 ‘fake names’ sign petition for second EU referendumwith 16.1 million (48.1 per cent) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnou
80,000 ‘fake names’ sign petition for second EU referendum
Scotsman / Posted 2 hours ago
with 16.1 million (48.1 per cent) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2 per cent, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, the online petition has called for the Government to implement a rule that “if the Remain... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'African Union Has Achieved Much More Than Changing ‎Name'who was almost universally acknowledged to have defeated Gbagbo at the ballot b
'African Union Has Achieved Much More Than Changing ‎Name'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
who was almost universally acknowledged to have defeated Gbagbo at the ballot box, as had been affirmed by National Electoral Commission. The suspension of Ivory Coast, at that time, is a portrayal that the organization [AU] championsthe... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Battle for Lingiari heats up as MacFarlane and Snowdon debateis also separated by one of the slimmest margins between the two major parties.
Battle for Lingiari heats up as MacFarlane and Snowdon debate
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 hours ago
is also separated by one of the slimmest margins between the two major parties. Facts on Lingiari: Source: Australian Electoral Commission and Australian Bureau of Statistics Country Liberals hopeful Tina McFarlane went head to head with... Read more
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News.com.au
Turnbull talks down protest votebudgets" and cutting Medicare and education. While most Australians will wait
Turnbull talks down protest vote
News.com.au / Posted 4 hours ago
budgets" and cutting Medicare and education. While most Australians will wait to cast their ballot on Saturday, the electoral commission said at least 1.6 million people have cast early votes and about 1.4 million postal votes had been... Read more
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Perth Now
Turnbull talks down protest votebudgets" and cutting Medicare and education. While most Australians will wait
Turnbull talks down protest vote
Perth Now / Posted 4 hours ago
budgets" and cutting Medicare and education. While most Australians will wait to cast their ballot on Saturday, the electoral commission said at least 1.6 million people have cast early votes and about 1.4 million postal votes had been... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Turnbull talks down protest votebudgets" and cutting Medicare and education. While most Australians will wait
Turnbull talks down protest vote
Adelaide Now / Posted 4 hours ago
budgets" and cutting Medicare and education. While most Australians will wait to cast their ballot on Saturday, the electoral commission said at least 1.6 million people have cast early votes and about 1.4 million postal votes had been... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Turnbull talks down protest votebudgets" and cutting Medicare and education. While most Australians will wait
Turnbull talks down protest vote
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
budgets" and cutting Medicare and education. While most Australians will wait to cast their ballot on Saturday, the electoral commission said at least 1.6 million people have cast early votes and about 1.4 million postal votes had been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MP Abiriga Wins Poll Petition Casehim winner affected the final outcome of the election. In the petition, FDC's
MP Abiriga Wins Poll Petition Case
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
him winner affected the final outcome of the election. In the petition, FDC's Bruce Musema Mudathir had accused the Electoral Commission (EC) of conniving with Maj Abiriga to make parallel declaration forms that bore neither the codes nor... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
'Ban ANC in Tshwane poll'Court". ANC spokesman Teboho Joala said the party would comment only once it h
'Ban ANC in Tshwane poll'
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 hours ago
Court". ANC spokesman Teboho Joala said the party would comment only once it had received formal communication from the electoral commission. Bapela said the commission had received six complaints of breach of the electoral code of conduct... Read more
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Junkee
The UK Is Tearing Itself Apart After Voting For Brexitreports that many of those who had voted for the UK to leave were regretting th
The UK Is Tearing Itself Apart After Voting For Brexit
Junkee / Posted 7 hours ago
reports that many of those who had voted for the UK to leave were regretting their decision. Some voters even called up the electoral commission to ask if they could change their vote once the result was clear. Despite all the Bregret going around... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Disaffected' young voters drive rise in intentional informal ballotshanded in blank or defaced ballots, as opposed to those that had made mistakes
'Disaffected' young voters drive rise in intentional informal ballots
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 hours ago
handed in blank or defaced ballots, as opposed to those that had made mistakes filling the papers out. "[The Australian Electoral Commission] can see when someone has tried to vote informally and with intention, it's either blank or it's... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Mahlobo, Mapisa-Nqakula & Nhleko: Secure in illegitimacyit could turn out to be a massive mistake to have appointed someone seen as so
Mahlobo, Mapisa-Nqakula & Nhleko: Secure in illegitimacy
Daily Maverick / Posted 12 hours ago
it could turn out to be a massive mistake to have appointed someone seen as so close to Number One as the Chair of the Electoral Commission. Glenton Mashinini has done nothing since coming into office to suggest that he will be partisan; and... Read more
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The North West Star
Return your postals incasting a postal vote this federal election are being urged to return their com
Return your postals in
The North West Star / Posted 12 hours ago
casting a postal vote this federal election are being urged to return their completed ballot papers to the Australian Electoral Commission as soon as possible. People casting a postal vote this federal election are being urged to return their... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Brexit petition to be discussed in parliamentcompared with 16.1 million, 48 per cent, for remaining part of the bloc, with a
Brexit petition to be discussed in parliament
Sky News Australia / Posted 13 hours ago
compared with 16.1 million, 48 per cent, for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2 per cent, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, the online petition has called for the Government to implement a rule that 'if the Remain... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Petition demanding second EU referendum soars past THREE MILLION mark51.9% of votes cast to leave the EU, versus 48.1% for remaining part of the blo
Petition demanding second EU referendum soars past THREE MILLION mark
Liverpool Echo / Posted 20 hours ago
51.9% of votes cast to leave the EU, versus 48.1% for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. It resulted in David Cameron announcing his resignation as Prime Minister while the pound slumped to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Observers must interrogate voters’ roll, says Maimaneensure that each of the 22,000 polling stations around the country were run acc
Observers must interrogate voters’ roll, says Maimane
iol.co.za / Posted 20 hours ago
ensure that each of the 22,000 polling stations around the country were run according to the rules and regulations of the Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC). “We don’t want the elections to be marred by discrepancies… change cannot happen... Read more
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Bolton News
3 million people sign petition calling for a new EU referendumleave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc
3 million people sign petition calling for a new EU referendum
Bolton News / Posted 21 hours ago
leave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, more than three million people have signed an online petition calling for the Government... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Petition calling for second EU referendum signed by three million people51.9% of votes cast to leave the EU, versus 48.1% for remaining part of the blo
Petition calling for second EU referendum signed by three million people
Manchester Evening News / Posted 21 hours ago
51.9% of votes cast to leave the EU, versus 48.1% for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. It resulted in David Cameron announcing his resignation as Prime Minister while the pound slumped to... Read more
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SKY News
Labour MP Urges Commons Vote To Block Brexitmayor Sadiq Khan to declare the capital independent from the UK and apply to jo
Labour MP Urges Commons Vote To Block Brexit
SKY News / Posted 21 hours ago
mayor Sadiq Khan to declare the capital independent from the UK and apply to join the European Union. The referendum saw 51.9% of votes cast to leave the EU, versus 48.1% for Remain, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Comm... Read more
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SKY News
Lib Dems Make EU Return An Election Pledgethe Remain or Leave vote is less than 60%, based on a turnout of less than 75%.
Lib Dems Make EU Return An Election Pledge
SKY News / Posted 21 hours ago
the Remain or Leave vote is less than 60%, based on a turnout of less than 75%. Only 52% of the country voted Out, and the Electoral Commission says overall turnout was 72%. But many major politicians have stressed there will be no second... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Petition calling for second EU referendum signed by one million people51.9% of votes cast to leave the EU, versus 48.1% for remaining part of the blo
Petition calling for second EU referendum signed by one million people
Manchester Evening News / Posted 22 hours ago
51.9% of votes cast to leave the EU, versus 48.1% for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. It resulted in David Cameron announcing his resignation as Prime Minister while the pound slumped to... Read more
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Junkee
The Australian Sex Party Takes Aim At The Catholic Church In A Ballsy New Campaign Adsix seats in the House of Representatives – four in Victoria and two in NSW. Th
The Australian Sex Party Takes Aim At The Catholic Church In A Ballsy New Campaign Ad
Junkee / Posted yesterday
six seats in the House of Representatives – four in Victoria and two in NSW. This is despite a brief snafu last year when they were temporarily deregistered by the electoral commission for failing to show they had a minimum 500 registered m... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
National newswith 16.1 million (48.1 per cent) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnou
National news
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
with 16.1 million (48.1 per cent) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2 per cent, according to the Electoral Commission. Fans dream of "greatest Irish sporting day" as match with France looms Republic of Ireland fans are... Read more
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Express and Star
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.9m signing petition « Express & Starleave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.9m signing petition « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted yesterday
leave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, more than 2.6 million people have signed an online petition calling for the Government to... Read more
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Times of Malta
Residents in the spotlightthe hearing. Besides the result, however, the entire process raises many quest
Residents in the spotlight
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
the hearing. Besides the result, however, the entire process raises many questions, particularly the involvement of the Electoral Commission in such a poorly organised and unpublicised vote. Ta’ Ċenċ is not only of interest to Sannat residents,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Hilary Benn sacked from shadow cabinet by Jeremy Corbyn following coup rumours after Brexit voteleave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc
Hilary Benn sacked from shadow cabinet by Jeremy Corbyn following coup rumours after Brexit vote
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
leave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, more than a million people have signed an online petition calling for the Government to... Read more
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heraldscotland
The Brexit side: divided, disgraceful and victoriousAaron Banks - the co-founder of the Leave.EU organisation - who wanted a greate
The Brexit side: divided, disgraceful and victorious
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
Aaron Banks - the co-founder of the Leave.EU organisation - who wanted a greater emphasis placed on immigration. When the Electoral Commission unveiled Vote Leave as the official ‘designated’ campaign body in April, the Elliott plan won by... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Election Explainer: Why Can't Australians Vote Online?saying “this is how you voted” because then you could be coerced or bribed. You
Election Explainer: Why Can't Australians Vote Online?
Lifehacker Australia / Posted yesterday
saying “this is how you voted” because then you could be coerced or bribed. Your vote should be private, even from the electoral commission. There are three reasons why Australia shouldn’t move to an online voting system: the system might not... Read more
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examiner.com
Sore losers: London seeks independence from UKto remain within the European Union, England and Wales saw things somewhat diff
Sore losers: London seeks independence from UK
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
to remain within the European Union, England and Wales saw things somewhat differently. With the English and Welsh Electoral Commission areas a sea of Leave blue, the sole island of Stay yellow was London. And it certainly seems the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Up to one in five votes informal in parts of SydneyNSW and federal systems make it confusing to everyone, not just the multicultur
Up to one in five votes informal in parts of Sydney
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
NSW and federal systems make it confusing to everyone, not just the multicultural communities," he said. The Australian Electoral Commission said it had placed how to vote advertisements in a range of community language newspapers and radio... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petitionleave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petition
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
leave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, more than 2.6 million people have signed an online petition calling for the Government to... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petitionleave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petition
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted yesterday
leave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, more than 2.6 million people have signed an online petition calling for the Government to... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petitionleave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petition
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
leave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, more than 2.6 million people have signed an online petition calling for the Government to... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petitionleave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petition
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
leave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, more than 2.6 million people have signed an online petition calling for the Government to... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petition « Shropshire Starleave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petition « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted yesterday
leave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, more than 2.6 million people have signed an online petition calling for the Government to... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petitionleave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petition
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
leave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, more than 2.6 million people have signed an online petition calling for the Government to... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petitionleave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petition
Kingston Guardian / Posted yesterday
leave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, more than 2.6 million people have signed an online petition calling for the Government to... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petitionleave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petition
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
leave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, more than 2.6 million people have signed an online petition calling for the Government to... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petitionleave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petition
Streatham Guardian / Posted yesterday
leave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, more than 2.6 million people have signed an online petition calling for the Government to... Read more
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Bury Times
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petitionleave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petition
Bury Times / Posted yesterday
leave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, more than 2.6 million people have signed an online petition calling for the Government to... Read more
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Gazette
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petitionleave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petition
Gazette / Posted yesterday
leave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, more than 2.6 million people have signed an online petition calling for the Government to... Read more
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guardian-series
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petitionleave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petition
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
leave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, more than 2.6 million people have signed an online petition calling for the Government to... Read more
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Harrow Times
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petitionleave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petition
Harrow Times / Posted yesterday
leave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, more than 2.6 million people have signed an online petition calling for the Government to... Read more
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This is West Country
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petitionleave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petition
This is West Country / Posted yesterday
leave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, more than 2.6 million people have signed an online petition calling for the Government to... Read more
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Gazette News
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petitionleave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petition
Gazette News / Posted yesterday
leave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, more than 2.6 million people have signed an online petition calling for the Government to... Read more
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Bolton News
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petitionleave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petition
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
leave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, more than 2.6 million people have signed an online petition calling for the Government to... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petitionleave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petition
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted yesterday
leave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, more than 2.6 million people have signed an online petition calling for the Government to... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petitionleave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc
Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petition
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted yesterday
leave the EU, compared with 16.1 million (48.1%) for remaining part of the bloc, with a turnout of 72.2%, according to the Electoral Commission. In response, more than 2.6 million people have signed an online petition calling for the Government to... Read more
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