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The Globe and Mail
Native Women’s Association of Canada appoints interim presidentmore to have been done. There is no website or phone line for victims’ families
Native Women’s Association of Canada appoints interim president
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
more to have been done. There is no website or phone line for victims’ families to call with questions or concerns. The independent commission is currently working out of a federal government building in downtown Vancouver, though commissioner... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Where polls stand on the eve of the first US presidential debatemaster but came over smug. Mr Trump affects to have done little debate prepara
Where polls stand on the eve of the first US presidential debate
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 6 hours ago
master but came over smug. Mr Trump affects to have done little debate preparation and says the moderators chosen by the independent commission that runs the debates will be biased. In part, he’s playing the Bush Jr expectations game but his lack... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
After Failing In Pierre, Redistricting Forces Turn To BallotAfter years of trying to get South Dakota legislators to give control of redist
After Failing In Pierre, Redistricting Forces Turn To Ballot
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 8 hours ago
After years of trying to get South Dakota legislators to give control of redistricting to an independent commission, supporters of the idea are trying to do it instead through a constitutional amendment. Backers say the measure before voters this... Read more
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BBC News
Ethiopia profile - Timelinein accordance with UN-sponsored agreement. 2002 April - Ethiopia, Eritrea acce
Ethiopia profile - Timeline
BBC News / Posted yesterday
in accordance with UN-sponsored agreement. 2002 April - Ethiopia, Eritrea accept a new common border, drawn up by an independent commission, though both sides then lay claim to the town of Badme. 2003 April - Independent boundary commission... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
ACT Labor bans developer donations, as Liberals look to roadsand unions. The Liberals have already laid out their plans to improve governme
ACT Labor bans developer donations, as Liberals look to roads
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
and unions. The Liberals have already laid out their plans to improve government transparency, vowing to set up an independent commission against corruption, and boost funding of the ACT Auditor-General.Liberals focus on improving road... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream homeaccording to BRW, and a man not shy of calling in the lawyers. Mr Duncan, who
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream home
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
according to BRW, and a man not shy of calling in the lawyers. Mr Duncan, who was found to have acted corruptly by the Independent Commission Against Corruption, by concealing the involvement of the Obeid family in a coal tenement, has... Read more
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Canberra Times
A governance lecture from FIFA? But outcome good for clubssome concession to the demands of the clubs is a positive move. For many years
A governance lecture from FIFA? But outcome good for clubs
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
some concession to the demands of the clubs is a positive move. For many years there have been growing demands for an independent commission to administer the A-League and run the competition as a separate stand-alone business from the... Read more
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walesonline
New report claims a Welsh tax cut would end up boosting revenueson the potential effects on revenues from income tax changes in Wales are consi
New report claims a Welsh tax cut would end up boosting revenues
walesonline / Posted yesterday
on the potential effects on revenues from income tax changes in Wales are consistent with comments previously made by the Independent Commission on Funding and Finance for Wales... “Ahead of any possible future decision on income tax rates in... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream homeaccording to BRW, and a man not shy of calling in the lawyers. Mr Duncan, who
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream home
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
according to BRW, and a man not shy of calling in the lawyers. Mr Duncan, who was found to have acted corruptly by the Independent Commission Against Corruption, by concealing the involvement of the Obeid family in a coal tenement, has... Read more
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The Young Witness
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream homeaccording to BRW, and a man not shy of calling in the lawyers. Mr Duncan, who
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream home
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
according to BRW, and a man not shy of calling in the lawyers. Mr Duncan, who was found to have acted corruptly by the Independent Commission Against Corruption, by concealing the involvement of the Obeid family in a coal tenement, has... Read more
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Western Advocate
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream homeaccording to BRW, and a man not shy of calling in the lawyers. Mr Duncan, who
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream home
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
according to BRW, and a man not shy of calling in the lawyers. Mr Duncan, who was found to have acted corruptly by the Independent Commission Against Corruption, by concealing the involvement of the Obeid family in a coal tenement, has... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream homeaccording to BRW, and a man not shy of calling in the lawyers. Mr Duncan, who
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream home
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
according to BRW, and a man not shy of calling in the lawyers. Mr Duncan, who was found to have acted corruptly by the Independent Commission Against Corruption, by concealing the involvement of the Obeid family in a coal tenement, has... Read more
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The Border Mail
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream homeaccording to BRW, and a man not shy of calling in the lawyers. Mr Duncan, who
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream home
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
according to BRW, and a man not shy of calling in the lawyers. Mr Duncan, who was found to have acted corruptly by the Independent Commission Against Corruption, by concealing the involvement of the Obeid family in a coal tenement, has... Read more
7 related stories
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Illawarra Mercury
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream homeaccording to BRW, and a man not shy of calling in the lawyers. Mr Duncan, who
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream home
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
according to BRW, and a man not shy of calling in the lawyers. Mr Duncan, who was found to have acted corruptly by the Independent Commission Against Corruption, by concealing the involvement of the Obeid family in a coal tenement, has... Read more
7 related stories
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Sydney Morning Herald
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream homeaccording to BRW, and a man not shy of calling in the lawyers. Mr Duncan, who
Controversial miner calls in the lawyers over couple's dream home
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
according to BRW, and a man not shy of calling in the lawyers. Mr Duncan, who was found to have acted corruptly by the Independent Commission Against Corruption, by concealing the involvement of the Obeid family in a coal tenement, has... Read more
7 related stories
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ESPN FC
Football Association could outsource misconduct charges to agencywithin three days. Sergio Aguero was retrospectively banned for three games ea
Football Association could outsource misconduct charges to agency
ESPN FC / Posted 2 days ago
within three days. Sergio Aguero was retrospectively banned for three games earlier this month, after a "brutal" elbow on Winston Reid "clearly endangered the safety" of the West Ham defender, according to a report by the FA's independent commissi... Read more
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The Age
A governance lecture from FIFA? But outcome good for clubssome concession to the demands of the clubs is a positive move. For many years
A governance lecture from FIFA? But outcome good for clubs
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
some concession to the demands of the clubs is a positive move. For many years there have been growing demands for an independent commission to administer the A-League and run the competition as a separate stand-alone business from the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
President of Native Women's Association of Canada stepping downgovernments with markedly different positions on indigenous issues and culminat
President of Native Women's Association of Canada stepping down
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
governments with markedly different positions on indigenous issues and culminated in the appointment of a long-sought independent commission to probe the disproportionate rate of violence against indigenous women. In an interview with The... Read more
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WA Today
Former Liberal Party treasurer Michael Yabsley sues big four bank NABin response to a question by the committee. Former Liberal Party Treasurer Mic
Former Liberal Party treasurer Michael Yabsley sues big four bank NAB
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
in response to a question by the committee. Former Liberal Party Treasurer Michael Yabsley (centre) arrives at Sydney's Independent Commission Against Corruption. Photo: Daniel Munoz NAB and Yabsley did not want to comment on the proceedings,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Former Liberal Party treasurer Michael Yabsley sues big four bank NABin response to a question by the committee. Former Liberal Party Treasurer Mic
Former Liberal Party treasurer Michael Yabsley sues big four bank NAB
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
in response to a question by the committee. Former Liberal Party Treasurer Michael Yabsley (centre) arrives at Sydney's Independent Commission Against Corruption. Photo: Daniel Munoz NAB and Yabsley did not want to comment on the proceedings,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Former Liberal Party treasurer Michael Yabsley sues big four bank NABin response to a question by the committee. Former Liberal Party Treasurer Mic
Former Liberal Party treasurer Michael Yabsley sues big four bank NAB
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
in response to a question by the committee. Former Liberal Party Treasurer Michael Yabsley (centre) arrives at Sydney's Independent Commission Against Corruption. Photo: Daniel Munoz NAB and Yabsley did not want to comment on the proceedings,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
NSW Libs forced to forgo almost $600k over unlawful donationswho donated to it via a Canberra-based organisation, the Free Enterprise Founda
NSW Libs forced to forgo almost $600k over unlawful donations
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
who donated to it via a Canberra-based organisation, the Free Enterprise Foundation. The FEF was the subject of the Independent Commission Against Corruption's Operation Spicer into Liberal Party fundraising which was handed down last... Read more
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Western Advocate
NSW Liberals forced to forgo almost $600k over unlawful donationswho donated to it via a Canberra-based organisation, the Free Enterprise Founda
NSW Liberals forced to forgo almost $600k over unlawful donations
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
who donated to it via a Canberra-based organisation, the Free Enterprise Foundation. The FEF was the subject of the Independent Commission Against Corruption's Operation Spicer into Liberal Party fundraising which was handed down last... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
NSW Liberal party received almost $600,000 in unlawful donations: Electoral Commissionthe wake of revelations the party had used money from banned donors to help ban
NSW Liberal party received almost $600,000 in unlawful donations: Electoral Commission
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
the wake of revelations the party had used money from banned donors to help bankroll its 2011 state election campaign. The Independent Commission Against Corruption had uncovered evidence that some figures in the party had used slush funds and the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
NSW Liberals forced to forgo almost $600k over unlawful donationswho donated to it via a Canberra-based organisation, the Free Enterprise Founda
NSW Liberals forced to forgo almost $600k over unlawful donations
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
who donated to it via a Canberra-based organisation, the Free Enterprise Foundation. The FEF was the subject of the Independent Commission Against Corruption's Operation Spicer into Liberal Party fundraising which was handed down last... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
NSW Liberals forced to forgo almost $600k over unlawful donationswho donated to it via a Canberra-based organisation, the Free Enterprise Founda
NSW Liberals forced to forgo almost $600k over unlawful donations
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
who donated to it via a Canberra-based organisation, the Free Enterprise Foundation. The FEF was the subject of the Independent Commission Against Corruption's Operation Spicer into Liberal Party fundraising which was handed down last... Read more
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The Age
Former Liberal Party treasurer Michael Yabsley sues big four bank NABin response to a question by the committee. Former Liberal Party Treasurer Mic
Former Liberal Party treasurer Michael Yabsley sues big four bank NAB
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
in response to a question by the committee. Former Liberal Party Treasurer Michael Yabsley (centre) arrives at Sydney's Independent Commission Against Corruption. Photo: Daniel Munoz NAB and Yabsley did not want to comment on the proceedings,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Former Liberal Party treasurer Michael Yabsley sues big four bank NABin response to a question by the committee. Former Liberal Party Treasurer Mic
Former Liberal Party treasurer Michael Yabsley sues big four bank NAB
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
in response to a question by the committee. Former Liberal Party Treasurer Michael Yabsley (centre) arrives at Sydney's Independent Commission Against Corruption. Photo: Daniel Munoz NAB and Yabsley did not want to comment on the proceedings,... Read more
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News.com.au
NSW Liberals stripped of fundingcommission said in a statement on Thursday it had now determined some of the do
NSW Liberals stripped of funding
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
commission said in a statement on Thursday it had now determined some of the donations - which emerged out of the NSW Independent Commission Against Corruption's Operation Spicer - to be unlawful and deducted $586,992 from the amount of public... Read more
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International Business Times
DRC opposition seeks fresh sanctions against officials responsible for protesters' deathstoll at more than 50 in the clashes this week between police and the protesters
DRC opposition seeks fresh sanctions against officials responsible for protesters' deaths
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
toll at more than 50 in the clashes this week between police and the protesters. He said the United Nations must appoint an independent commission to conduct an inquiry into the deaths of the protesters in the mineral-rich country. He also called... Read more
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Daily Herald
How Illinois 59th House District candidates differ on term limitsexpenditures. Abernathy also supports the idea of the Fair Map Amendment, whic
How Illinois 59th House District candidates differ on term limits
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
expenditures. Abernathy also supports the idea of the Fair Map Amendment, which would have asked voters to decide if an independent commission could redraw political boundaries in Illinois, instead of the lines being drawn through a system that... Read more
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Reuters
Congo opposition calls for new sanctions on leaders for protest deathsin power and is killing his own people," said Katumbi, who plans to run for pre
Congo opposition calls for new sanctions on leaders for protest deaths
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
in power and is killing his own people," said Katumbi, who plans to run for president. The United Nations should send an "independent commission" to the DRC to investigate the deaths of protesters, he said. Moreover, the African Union and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Congo opposition calls for new sanctions on leaders for protest deathsin power and is killing his own people," said Katumbi, who plans to run for pre
Congo opposition calls for new sanctions on leaders for protest deaths
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
in power and is killing his own people," said Katumbi, who plans to run for president. The United Nations should send an "independent commission" to the DRC to investigate the deaths of protesters, he said. Moreover, the African Union and... Read more
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News.com.au
Rudd's commission warns UN fate at stakeis at stake and business as usual will not suffice at a time of unprecedented g
Rudd's commission warns UN fate at stake
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
is at stake and business as usual will not suffice at a time of unprecedented global change. That's the view of the Independent Commission on Multilateralism, which is chaired by former prime minister Kevin Rudd - whose hopes of running the... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Public interest should prevail in moderating debatesVegas. Wallace's viewpoint seems a rather antiseptic position for any moderato
Public interest should prevail in moderating debates
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Vegas. Wallace's viewpoint seems a rather antiseptic position for any moderator to take, given the critical role of the independent Commission on Presidential Debates and the high stakes involved. Nor should a moderator be chosen who lacks the... Read more
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Sun Star
Sotto, Lacson oppose De Lima's move to invite UN Rapporteurto various UN Conventions, De Lima said the Philippine government may pursue an
Sotto, Lacson oppose De Lima's move to invite UN Rapporteur
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
to various UN Conventions, De Lima said the Philippine government may pursue an impartial investigation through an independent commission of inquiry to be conducted by the UN Special Rapporteur. Under the UN Human Rights Council’s... Read more
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Minda News
2 to 3 seats to MNLF's Mus Sema faction in the BTCwe cannot predict what it is going to do but certainly those are available to t
2 to 3 seats to MNLF's Mus Sema faction in the BTC
Minda News / Posted 4 days ago
we cannot predict what it is going to do but certainly those are available to the BTC. It’s up to them to decide; it’s an independent commission.” Patmei Ruivivar, communications director of the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace... Read more
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Pilipino Star
De Lima wants UN to probe extrajudicial killings in Philippinesto various UN Conventions, De Lima said the Philippine government may pursue an
De Lima wants UN to probe extrajudicial killings in Philippines
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
to various UN Conventions, De Lima said the Philippine government may pursue an impartial investigation through an independent commission of inquiry to be conducted by the UN Special Rapporteur. Under the UN Human Rights Council's... Read more
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New Kerala
Russia to award suspended 2016 Paralympic medallists prizes worth $61,800 - newkerala.com #121638taking part in the 2016 Summer Paralympics. The ruling came on the heels of a r
Russia to award suspended 2016 Paralympic medallists prizes worth $61,800 - newkerala.com #121638
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
taking part in the 2016 Summer Paralympics. The ruling came on the heels of a report delivered earlier in the summer by the Independent Commission of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA). The commission, led by Canadian sports law professor Richard... Read more
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Queensland Times
Baird cops a rant from shockjockthe NSW Government was "in disarray” and laid the blame at the decisions to for
Baird cops a rant from shockjock
Queensland Times / Posted 4 days ago
the NSW Government was "in disarray” and laid the blame at the decisions to force councils to merge, its support of the Independent Commission Against Corruption, the proposed move of the Powerhouse Museum from the CBD to Western Sydney and the... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Baird cops a rant from shockjockthe NSW Government was "in disarray” and laid the blame at the decisions to for
Baird cops a rant from shockjock
Daily Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
the NSW Government was "in disarray” and laid the blame at the decisions to force councils to merge, its support of the Independent Commission Against Corruption, the proposed move of the Powerhouse Museum from the CBD to Western Sydney and the... Read more
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Northern Star
Baird cops a rant from shockjockthe NSW Government was "in disarray” and laid the blame at the decisions to for
Baird cops a rant from shockjock
Northern Star / Posted 4 days ago
the NSW Government was "in disarray” and laid the blame at the decisions to force councils to merge, its support of the Independent Commission Against Corruption, the proposed move of the Powerhouse Museum from the CBD to Western Sydney and the... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Payet tried to force summer move away from West Hamboosted by the return… September 16 2016, 2:58 pm “Brutal” Sergio Aguero blast
Payet tried to force summer move away from West Ham
TEAMTalk / Posted 4 days ago
boosted by the return… September 16 2016, 2:58 pm “Brutal” Sergio Aguero blasted following Reid elbow Sergio Aguero’s elbow on West Ham’s Winston Reid was “aggressive” and “brutal”, an independent commission has… September 14 2016, 4:30 pmYou... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
FIFA and A-League clubs query soccer's governance in Australiaclubs lacking an independent voice in its management - that they will get some
FIFA and A-League clubs query soccer's governance in Australia
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
clubs lacking an independent voice in its management - that they will get some satisfaction, possibly in the shape of an independent commission to run the league. FIFA and the AFC have also pointed out that the lack of a promotion and relegation... Read more
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New Kerala
UN officials condemn attacks against aid convoy and warehouse in rural Aleppo - newkerala.com #121544sustained and safe access to the millions of civilians in need across Syria, no
UN officials condemn attacks against aid convoy and warehouse in rural Aleppo - newkerala.com #121544
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
sustained and safe access to the millions of civilians in need across Syria, no matter where they are or who they are. UN independent commission on Syria calls for accountability In a separate press release, the Independent International... Read more
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The Age
FIFA and A-League clubs query soccer's governance in Australiaclubs lacking an independent voice in its management - that they will get some
FIFA and A-League clubs query soccer's governance in Australia
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
clubs lacking an independent voice in its management - that they will get some satisfaction, possibly in the shape of an independent commission to run the league. FIFA and the AFC have also pointed out that the lack of a promotion and relegation... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Lib Dems 'ready to raise new taxes' to keep NHS and social care afloatLiz Kendall backed the commission "We desperately need a new settlement for he
Lib Dems 'ready to raise new taxes' to keep NHS and social care afloat
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
Liz Kendall backed the commission "We desperately need a new settlement for health and social care funding, and an independent commission involving the public and staff would play a vital role in helping us to achieve that goal." And... Read more
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Reuters
Monitor funds' influence on German business: monopolies bodyvehicle construction, he said. "There is the danger that competition could be
Monitor funds' influence on German business: monopolies body
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
vehicle construction, he said. "There is the danger that competition could be impeded," said Wambach, who is chief of the independent commission that advises the government on competition policy. There are already initial indications of distorting... Read more
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FOX Business
Monitor Funds' Influence On German Business: Monopolies Bodyvehicle construction, he said. "There is the danger that competition could be
Monitor Funds' Influence On German Business: Monopolies Body
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
vehicle construction, he said. "There is the danger that competition could be impeded," said Wambach, who is chief of the independent commission that advises the government on competition policy. There are already initial indications of distorting... Read more
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FOX Business
Monitor Funds' Influence On German Business: Monopolies Bodyvehicle construction, he said. "There is the danger that competition could be
Monitor Funds' Influence On German Business: Monopolies Body
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
vehicle construction, he said. "There is the danger that competition could be impeded," said Wambach, who is chief of the independent commission that advises the government on competition policy. There are already initial indications of distorting... Read more
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