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Accounting Today
Enhanced Global Tax Disclosure in the Post-BEPS Worldtax havens. CbCR information for other jurisdictions would be aggregated as one
Enhanced Global Tax Disclosure in the Post-BEPS World
Accounting Today / Posted an hour ago
tax havens. CbCR information for other jurisdictions would be aggregated as one jurisdiction. Several members of the European Parliament have begun to put pressure on the EC to lower the CbCR threshold from €750 million to €40... Read more
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Reuters
Brexit campaigner Farage says to address Trump rallyNigel Farage, resigning leader of the United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP)
Brexit campaigner Farage says to address Trump rally
Reuters / Posted 4 hours ago
Nigel Farage, resigning leader of the United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) and Member of the European Parliament addresses journalists during a press briefing at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France, July 6, 2016. REUTERS/Vincent... Read more
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Breitbart
Nigel Farage To Tell 'Brexit Story' At 10,000-Strong Trump Rally in Jackson, Mississippitonight comes as voters across the West are increasingly rejecting “establishme
Nigel Farage To Tell 'Brexit Story' At 10,000-Strong Trump Rally in Jackson, Mississippi
Breitbart / Posted 6 hours ago
tonight comes as voters across the West are increasingly rejecting “establishment” politics. The popular Member of the European Parliament is to meet Republican presidential candidate Mr Trump tonight at dinner, just a few months ahead of the... Read more
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The Hill
European politician: Pokemon Go breaks privacy lawsOne member of the European Parliament says Pokémon Go isn’t just fun and games.
European politician: Pokemon Go breaks privacy laws
The Hill / Posted 8 hours ago
One member of the European Parliament says Pokémon Go isn’t just fun and games. Marc Tarabella, a Belgian Socialist Member of the European Parliament, said Pokémon Go violates European privacy laws, Politico Europe reported Wednesday. Tarabella is... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Tackling GDPRExpert panel will discuss the ins and outs of the impending data protection reg
Tackling GDPR
techcentral.ie / Posted 11 hours ago
Expert panel will discuss the ins and outs of the impending data protection regulations After years of discussion, the European Parliament adopted the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on 14 April, 2016. The new GDPR will bring major... Read more
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The News and Star
MEP accused of turning her back on west Cumbriaaccused of turning her back on west Cumbria by members of her own party. Labou
MEP accused of turning her back on west Cumbria
The News and Star / Posted 14 hours ago
accused of turning her back on west Cumbria by members of her own party. Labour MEP Julie Ward, who was elected to the European Parliament in 2014, is moving her operations to her Manchester office. She had been the only MEP in the region based... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
MEP accused of turning back on Cumbriaaccused of turning her back on West Cumbria as she prepares to close the office
MEP accused of turning back on Cumbria
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 15 hours ago
accused of turning her back on West Cumbria as she prepares to close the office. Julie Ward MEP, who was elected to the European Parliament in 2014, is moving her operations to her Manchester office. She had been the only MEP in the region... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
One explanation of how democracy died in VenezuelaUnited States. To show he is not alone in his thinking, Almagro mentions criti
One explanation of how democracy died in Venezuela
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted yesterday
United States. To show he is not alone in his thinking, Almagro mentions criticism of Venezuela by the United Nations and European Parliament over human rights concerns. "In Venezuela there is no democracy or rule of law," Almagro wrote. The... Read more
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Breitbart
Tourists Alarmed as Armed, Camel-Riding 'Jihadis' Take Over Praguein nations like France and Belgium. Konvička is hoping his anti-Islamism platf
Tourists Alarmed as Armed, Camel-Riding 'Jihadis' Take Over Prague
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
in nations like France and Belgium. Konvička is hoping his anti-Islamism platform will make political inroads in the 2017 European Parliament elections. Inspired by the populist Alternative for Germany in the Czech Republic’s neighbouring... Read more
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International Business Times
Tory MP defends 'tongue-in-cheek' British Empire Olympic medal post amid backlashwho has represented South Derbyshire since the 2010 general election, posted th
Tory MP defends 'tongue-in-cheek' British Empire Olympic medal post amid backlash
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
who has represented South Derbyshire since the 2010 general election, posted the image from the Gudio Fawkes blog after the European Parliament seemed to suggest that the political and economic union had secured the most medals in Brazil. The... Read more
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Newsmax
What Is Amazon's Core Tech Worth? Depends on Which Taxman Asksreported by Amazon are “absurd for anyone with a basic command of mathematics,”
What Is Amazon's Core Tech Worth? Depends on Which Taxman Asks
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
reported by Amazon are “absurd for anyone with a basic command of mathematics,” said Fabio de Masi, a German member of the European Parliament. Amazon defends its tax payments in Europe, asserting that regulators there are mistaking high revenue... Read more
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express
Ukip MEP accuses France of a HOSTILE ACT by allowing Calais Jungle on Britain's borderof facilitating a humanitarian crisis by allowing this to continue. "They are
Ukip MEP accuses France of a HOSTILE ACT by allowing Calais Jungle on Britain's border
express / Posted yesterday
of facilitating a humanitarian crisis by allowing this to continue. "They are to blame and they must sort it out. "The European Parliament – wherever I am – I’ll be demanding that something is done about this." He continued: "This can't be... Read more
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The News and Star
Only north-west Euro MP based in Cumbria closing her officewith both sectors in the county having benefited heavily from EU funding over t
Only north-west Euro MP based in Cumbria closing her office
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
with both sectors in the county having benefited heavily from EU funding over the years. Mrs Ward was elected to the European Parliament in 2014. Until her switch decision, she was the only MEP in the region based north of the M62. Her... Read more
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Newser
Idea for 'Scaring Off' Migrants: Pig Heads on Border Fence(Newser) – A Hungarian member of the European Parliament stirred controversy Mo
Idea for 'Scaring Off' Migrants: Pig Heads on Border Fence
Newser / Posted yesterday
(Newser) – A Hungarian member of the European Parliament stirred controversy Monday by suggesting that displaying pig heads on a border fence would be an efficient way to scare Muslim migrants from entering the EU-member country, the AP reports.... Read more
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Newsmax
What Is Amazon's Core Tech Worth? Depends on Which Taxman Asksreported by Amazon are “absurd for anyone with a basic command of mathematics,”
What Is Amazon's Core Tech Worth? Depends on Which Taxman Asks
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
reported by Amazon are “absurd for anyone with a basic command of mathematics,” said Fabio de Masi, a German member of the European Parliament. Amazon defends its tax payments in Europe, asserting that regulators there are mistaking high revenue... Read more
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SKY News
'Prison Island' Meeting Shapes Post-Brexit EUThe three leaders visited his grave and laid a wreath to a man whose place in t
'Prison Island' Meeting Shapes Post-Brexit EU
SKY News / Posted 2 days ago
The three leaders visited his grave and laid a wreath to a man whose place in the history of the EU is so significant, the European Parliament building in Brussels is named after him. The President, the Chancellor and the Prime Minister did not... Read more
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Mashable
The story behind one brave Olympian's protestRights Watch has said that the international response has been "severely muted.
The story behind one brave Olympian's protest
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
Rights Watch has said that the international response has been "severely muted." While acknowledging a resolution from the European Parliament and another from the U.S. Senate, the agency says more needs to be done by the international co... Read more
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Times of Malta
Hungarian official: pigs' heads would repel Muslim migrantsA Hungarian member of the European Parliament has stirred controversy by sugges
Hungarian official: pigs' heads would repel Muslim migrants
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
A Hungarian member of the European Parliament has stirred controversy by suggesting that displaying pig heads on a border fence would be an efficient way to deter Muslim migrants from entering the country. Gyorgy Schopflin, a member of ruling... Read more
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express
END OF EU? Plans for European federal state would create MASSIVE divisions, says professorEuropean Parliament President Martin Schulz has come under fire for his plans t
END OF EU? Plans for European federal state would create MASSIVE divisions, says professor
express / Posted 2 days ago
European Parliament President Martin Schulz has come under fire for his plans to reform the EU Dieter Grimm, a visiting professor at Yale Law School, said there are "anomalies" in European Parliament President Martin Schulz's plans. But his plans... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Hungarian official: Use pigs' heads at border to repel Muslim migrantsA Hungarian member of the European Parliament has stirred controversy by sugges
Hungarian official: Use pigs' heads at border to repel Muslim migrants
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
A Hungarian member of the European Parliament has stirred controversy by suggesting that displaying pig heads on a border fence would be an efficient way to deter Muslim migrants from entering the country. Gyorgy Schopflin, a member of ruling... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Hungarian official says pigs' heads would scare migrants(AP) A Hungarian member of the European Parliament stirred controversy Monday b
Hungarian official says pigs' heads would scare migrants
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
(AP) A Hungarian member of the European Parliament stirred controversy Monday by suggesting that displaying pig heads on a border fence would be an efficient way to scare Muslim migrants from entering the EU-member country. Gyorgy Schopflin, a... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Hungarian official: Pig's heads would repel Muslim migrantsA Hungarian member of the European Parliament has stirred controversy by sugges
Hungarian official: Pig's heads would repel Muslim migrants
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
A Hungarian member of the European Parliament has stirred controversy by suggesting that displaying pig heads on a border fence would be an efficient way to deter Muslim migrants from entering the country. Gyorgy Schopflin, a member of ruling... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Hungarian official says pigs' heads would scare migrantsBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) - A Hungarian member of the European Parliament stirred
Hungarian official says pigs' heads would scare migrants
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) - A Hungarian member of the European Parliament stirred controversy Monday by suggesting that displaying pig heads on a border fence would be an efficient way to scare Muslim migrants from entering the EU-member... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Hungarian official suggests pig heads on border to deter migrantsA Hungarian member of the European Parliament stirred controversy Monday by sug
Hungarian official suggests pig heads on border to deter migrants
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
A Hungarian member of the European Parliament stirred controversy Monday by suggesting that displaying pig heads on a border fence would be an efficient way to scare Muslim migrants from entering the EU-member country. Gyorgy Schopflin, a member of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Hungarian official: Pigs' heads would repel Muslim migrantsA Hungarian member of the European Parliament has stirred controversy by sugges
Hungarian official: Pigs' heads would repel Muslim migrants
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
A Hungarian member of the European Parliament has stirred controversy by suggesting that displaying pig heads on a border fence would be an efficient way to deter Muslim migrants from entering the country. Gyorgy Schopflin, a member of ruling... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Hungarian official says pigs' heads would scare migrantsBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) - A Hungarian member of the European Parliament stirred
Hungarian official says pigs' heads would scare migrants
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) - A Hungarian member of the European Parliament stirred controversy Monday by suggesting that displaying pig heads on a border fence would be an efficient way to scare Muslim migrants from entering the EU-member... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Hungarian official says pigs' heads would scare migrantsBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) - A Hungarian member of the European Parliament stirred
Hungarian official says pigs' heads would scare migrants
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) - A Hungarian member of the European Parliament stirred controversy Monday by suggesting that displaying pig heads on a border fence would be an efficient way to scare Muslim migrants from entering the EU-member... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Hungarian official says pigs' heads would scare migrantsBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) - A Hungarian member of the European Parliament stirred
Hungarian official says pigs' heads would scare migrants
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 days ago
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) - A Hungarian member of the European Parliament stirred controversy Monday by suggesting that displaying pig heads on a border fence would be an efficient way to scare Muslim migrants from entering the EU-member... Read more
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Daily Mail
EU mocked for claiming it beat the US and China in the Olympicsit had won more medals overall than Team GB. But the report made no reference
EU mocked for claiming it beat the US and China in the Olympics
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
it had won more medals overall than Team GB. But the report made no reference to the official rankings, which put Team USA in the top spot, following by Team GB and with China in third place. The European Parliament has been contacted for com... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Removal of trade barriers key to reaching global climate targets, says World Energy Councilfor a quick ratification, with the European Commission’s (EU) proposal on behal
Removal of trade barriers key to reaching global climate targets, says World Energy Council
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 2 days ago
for a quick ratification, with the European Commission’s (EU) proposal on behalf of the European Union (EU) now with the European Parliament and Council for their approval. Climate Analytics has not included India in its projection, suggesting... Read more
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Accounting Today
What Is Amazon's Core Tech Worth? Depends on Which Taxman Asksreported by Amazon are “absurd for anyone with a basic command of mathematics,”
What Is Amazon's Core Tech Worth? Depends on Which Taxman Asks
Accounting Today / Posted 2 days ago
reported by Amazon are “absurd for anyone with a basic command of mathematics,” said Fabio de Masi, a German member of the European Parliament. Amazon defends its tax payments in Europe, asserting that regulators there are mistaking high revenue... Read more
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Evening Standard
EU chiefs spark backlash with medal tally knocking Team GB off podiumthe EU bloc would not have been able to get so many medals. Kristof Willekens
EU chiefs spark backlash with medal tally knocking Team GB off podium
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
the EU bloc would not have been able to get so many medals. Kristof Willekens wrote: “Can someone please explain [to European Parliament] how ridiculous this is? Number of participants is limited/country.” Others hit out at the EU for... Read more
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express
Fury as EU congratulates ITSELF for WINNING Olympics and REMOVES second place BritainTeam GB won 27 Golds, compared with the US who managed 46 The official Europea
Fury as EU congratulates ITSELF for WINNING Olympics and REMOVES second place Britain
express / Posted 2 days ago
Team GB won 27 Golds, compared with the US who managed 46 The official European Parliament Twitter account tweeted its "huge congratulations" to the European winners at the 2016 Rio games. Attached was a graphic placing an EU Olympian at the peak... Read more
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Reuters
Myanmar man indicted for insulting military under controversial lawHungarian MEP: pigs' heads would deter migrants at border fence BUDAPEST A Hun
Myanmar man indicted for insulting military under controversial law
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
Hungarian MEP: pigs' heads would deter migrants at border fence BUDAPEST A Hungarian member of the European Parliament has sparred with a human rights campaigner and caused an outcry on Twitter after writing that pigs' heads along the border fence... Read more
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Reuters
Hungarian MEP: pigs' heads would deter migrants at border fenceAustria and Hungary near Rattersdorf, Austria, March 8, 2016. REUTERS/Leonhard
Hungarian MEP: pigs' heads would deter migrants at border fence
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
Austria and Hungary near Rattersdorf, Austria, March 8, 2016. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger BUDAPEST A Hungarian member of the European Parliament has sparred with a human rights campaigner and caused an outcry on Twitter after writing that pigs' heads... Read more
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Swissinfo
Hungarian MEP: pigs' heads would deter migrants at border fenceBUDAPEST (Reuters) - A Hungarian member of the European Parliament has sparred
Hungarian MEP: pigs' heads would deter migrants at border fence
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
BUDAPEST (Reuters) - A Hungarian member of the European Parliament has sparred with a human rights campaigner and caused an outcry on Twitter after writing that pigs' heads along the border fence erected by Hungary to keep out migrants would make an... Read more
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News.com.au
Pigs' heads to deter migrants: Hungary MPA Hungarian member of the European Parliament has caused an outcry on Twitter a
Pigs' heads to deter migrants: Hungary MP
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
A Hungarian member of the European Parliament has caused an outcry on Twitter after writing that pigs' heads along the border fence erected by Hungary to keep out migrants would make an effective deterrent. Under conservative Prime Minister Viktor... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hungarian MEP: pigs' heads would deter migrants at border fenceBUDAPEST: A Hungarian member of the European Parliament has sparred with a huma
Hungarian MEP: pigs' heads would deter migrants at border fence
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
BUDAPEST: A Hungarian member of the European Parliament has sparred with a human rights campaigner and caused an outcry on Twitter after writing that pigs' heads along the border fence erected by Hungary to keep out migrants would make an effective... Read more
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express
Put PIGS' HEADS on border fence to keep out migrants, Hungarian MEP saysStroehlein tweeted: “Refugees are fleeing war & torture, Hungary. Your root veg
Put PIGS' HEADS on border fence to keep out migrants, Hungarian MEP says
express / Posted 2 days ago
Stroehlein tweeted: “Refugees are fleeing war & torture, Hungary. Your root vegetable heads will not deter them.” EUROPEAN PARLIAMENTGyorgy Schopflin became embroiled in a Twitter row over the pigs' heads comments Responding to Mr... Read more
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express
From BREXIT to RIO: We now stand on the threshold of a GOLDEN ERA of national pridesovereignty is the root cause of the most crying evils of our times,” proclaims
From BREXIT to RIO: We now stand on the threshold of a GOLDEN ERA of national pride
express / Posted 2 days ago
sovereignty is the root cause of the most crying evils of our times,” proclaims a notice at the visitors’ centre for the European Parliament, quoting the words of 1930s British federalist fanatic and diplomat Lord Lothian. That is why the pro-EU... Read more
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Evening Standard
MEP sparks outrage for proposing pig heads on border to deny refugeeshe slammed Hungary for using creepy masks made from vegetables to frighten migr
MEP sparks outrage for proposing pig heads on border to deny refugees
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
he slammed Hungary for using creepy masks made from vegetables to frighten migrants at the border. Last night, a member of European Parliament suggested putting pig heads on Hungary's border fence to scare refugees pic.twitter.com/QCKK11Xn1r Mr... Read more
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walesonline
A row over Nathan Gill's Mormon faith has erupted in UkipAnglesey”. A spokesperson for Mr Gill, who is facing heavy criticism over the
A row over Nathan Gill's Mormon faith has erupted in Ukip
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
Anglesey”. A spokesperson for Mr Gill, who is facing heavy criticism over the fact he has not relinquished his seat in the European Parliament since being elected to the National Assembly, attacked his critics for using his religion against... Read more
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The Seattle Times
More critics of Kremlin find speaking out can be deadlyappeared in February on the Instagram account of Ramzan Kadyrov, the leader of
More critics of Kremlin find speaking out can be deadly
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
appeared in February on the Instagram account of Ramzan Kadyrov, the leader of Chechnya. It showed Kara-Murza outside the European Parliament in Strasbourg, where he was speaking in favor of sanctions against Russia. He was in cross hairs, with... Read more
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express
Three quarters of people think EU is FAILING to tackle migrant crisismigrants have died in the Mediterranean so far this year, according to the Inte
Three quarters of people think EU is FAILING to tackle migrant crisis
express / Posted 4 days ago
migrants have died in the Mediterranean so far this year, according to the International Organisation for Migration. A European Parliament spokesman insisted the EU was working on several new measures to ease the crisis, including a new border... Read more
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express
‘How stupid is the European Commission?’ Angry backlash at ‘unbelievable’ EU Olympic tabletracker site is the product of the German PR company Euro Informationen, which
‘How stupid is the European Commission?’ Angry backlash at ‘unbelievable’ EU Olympic table
express / Posted 4 days ago
tracker site is the product of the German PR company Euro Informationen, which has the European Commission and European Parliament as clients. One Twitter user said the chart was “unbelievable” and another claimed the EU were “glory... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Ukip MEP claims 'bogus' police complaint is part of smear campaignof an "entirely bogus" complaint to police. Nathan Gill was spoken to by offic
Ukip MEP claims 'bogus' police complaint is part of smear campaign
Croydon Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
of an "entirely bogus" complaint to police. Nathan Gill was spoken to by officers following claims he had misused his European Parliament allowances and expenses for political purposes. Detectives have now confirmed they will not be taking... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Ukip MEP claims 'bogus' police complaint is part of smear campaignof an "entirely bogus" complaint to police. Nathan Gill was spoken to by offic
Ukip MEP claims 'bogus' police complaint is part of smear campaign
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
of an "entirely bogus" complaint to police. Nathan Gill was spoken to by officers following claims he had misused his European Parliament allowances and expenses for political purposes. Detectives have now confirmed they will not be taking... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Ukip MEP claims 'bogus' police complaint is part of smear campaignof an "entirely bogus" complaint to police. Nathan Gill was spoken to by offic
Ukip MEP claims 'bogus' police complaint is part of smear campaign
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 5 days ago
of an "entirely bogus" complaint to police. Nathan Gill was spoken to by officers following claims he had misused his European Parliament allowances and expenses for political purposes. Detectives have now confirmed they will not be taking... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Ukip MEP claims 'bogus' police complaint is part of smear campaignof an "entirely bogus" complaint to police. Nathan Gill was spoken to by offic
Ukip MEP claims 'bogus' police complaint is part of smear campaign
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
of an "entirely bogus" complaint to police. Nathan Gill was spoken to by officers following claims he had misused his European Parliament allowances and expenses for political purposes. Detectives have now confirmed they will not be taking... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Ukip MEP claims 'bogus' police complaint is part of smear campaignof an "entirely bogus" complaint to police. Nathan Gill was spoken to by offic
Ukip MEP claims 'bogus' police complaint is part of smear campaign
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
of an "entirely bogus" complaint to police. Nathan Gill was spoken to by officers following claims he had misused his European Parliament allowances and expenses for political purposes. Detectives have now confirmed they will not be taking... Read more
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