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News 24 South Africa
Oman: A Peaceful Oasis in a Flaming Regionnumber of steps to contain the unrest. His initial response was to reshuffle t
Oman: A Peaceful Oasis in a Flaming Region
News 24 South Africa / Posted 46 minutes ago
number of steps to contain the unrest. His initial response was to reshuffle the governing cabinet and he promised that a legislative council would be given more powers. Among the arrangements meant to absorb youth frustration, the Diwan of the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hutchinson puts his pen to roads planHighway Transfer Fund. The Highway and Transportation Department could use mone
Hutchinson puts his pen to roads plan
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 hours ago
Highway Transfer Fund. The Highway and Transportation Department could use money with the approval of the governor and the Legislative Council. The fund would include investment earnings on the state treasury's funds -- a transfer of $1.5 million... Read more
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New University
New ASUCI Constitution Adjusts Representation, Voting Procedures1. If adopted, the Constitution will heavily diminish the responsibilities of A
New ASUCI Constitution Adjusts Representation, Voting Procedures
New University / Posted 5 hours ago
1. If adopted, the Constitution will heavily diminish the responsibilities of ASUCI Executive Cabinet, while granting the Legislative Council more power to pass amendments and appointments internally. Additionally, the Constitution will adjust the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Rocky Yadav’s mother Manorama Devi’s bail plea hearing rescheduledSuspended Janata Dal (United) member in Bihar legislative council, Manorama Dev
Rocky Yadav’s mother Manorama Devi’s bail plea hearing rescheduled
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Suspended Janata Dal (United) member in Bihar legislative council, Manorama Devi, mother of Rocky Yadav, the main accused in the sensational road rage killing of a Class 12 student on May 7, still has not got bail as the hearing has been postponed... Read more
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News.com.au
Pauline, it’s time to give uplosing the federal seat of Oxley in 1998 Ms Hanson has stood for the Senate in
Pauline, it’s time to give up
News.com.au / Posted 7 hours ago
losing the federal seat of Oxley in 1998 Ms Hanson has stood for the Senate in Queensland three times, twice for the NSW Legislative Council (again the lure of low quotas), once for a state Queensland seat, and once for a NSW Senate... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
BAYOT for Mayor in 2019?informed the other day. WELL, the guy (Bayot) is more tailor-madeto be in the
BAYOT for Mayor in 2019?
Zamboanga Today / Posted 9 hours ago
informed the other day. WELL, the guy (Bayot) is more tailor-madeto be in the executive branch than to be in the city legislative council. He proved it when as a barangay captain of Tumaga for three consecutive terms, he was bold and daring in... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Pollies shouldn't get pay increase: Hodgmana pay rise,' Mr Hodgman said of a bill that has already been rejected by the lo
Pollies shouldn't get pay increase: Hodgman
Sky News Australia / Posted 15 hours ago
a pay rise,' Mr Hodgman said of a bill that has already been rejected by the lower house and is up for consideration by the Legislative Council which sits from Tuesday. 'Notwithstanding that we are taking the budget back into surplus, we've got... Read more
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The Economic Times
UP polls: Mulayam Singh and Mayawati chase extremely backward castes voters to deny BJP 2014-like sucessthe party but also rewarded him with a Rajya Sabha seat. SP also nominated a Ni
UP polls: Mulayam Singh and Mayawati chase extremely backward castes voters to deny BJP 2014-like sucess
The Economic Times / Posted 16 hours ago
the party but also rewarded him with a Rajya Sabha seat. SP also nominated a Nishad to the Rajya Sabha and another to state legislative council to woo another sizeable EBC in the state. Mayawati, too, has nominated one Bind community member, from... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Hong Kong Travel Agent Fee Waivers Gazettedwill be automatically waived if the conditions are met," a Government spokesman
Hong Kong Travel Agent Fee Waivers Gazetted
Tax-News.com / Posted 20 hours ago
will be automatically waived if the conditions are met," a Government spokesman said. The Regulation will be tabled at the Legislative Council for negative vetting on May 25, 2016. Subject to its passage, the Regulation will take effect from... Read more
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Perth Now
Clive Palmer gives up, wants to play lawn bowlsToyota to manufacture cars at a joint facility in SA. But only 16,000 SA voters
Clive Palmer gives up, wants to play lawn bowls
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
Toyota to manufacture cars at a joint facility in SA. But only 16,000 SA voters backed his independent candidates for the Legislative Council. Later that year, Mr Palmer said the navy should purchase nuclear submarines from the United States... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Clive Palmer gives up, wants to play lawn bowlsToyota to manufacture cars at a joint facility in SA. But only 16,000 SA voters
Clive Palmer gives up, wants to play lawn bowls
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
Toyota to manufacture cars at a joint facility in SA. But only 16,000 SA voters backed his independent candidates for the Legislative Council. Later that year, Mr Palmer said the navy should purchase nuclear submarines from the United States... Read more
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Herald Sun
Clive Palmer gives up, wants to play lawn bowlsToyota to manufacture cars at a joint facility in SA. But only 16,000 SA voters
Clive Palmer gives up, wants to play lawn bowls
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
Toyota to manufacture cars at a joint facility in SA. But only 16,000 SA voters backed his independent candidates for the Legislative Council. Later that year, Mr Palmer said the navy should purchase nuclear submarines from the United States... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Bihar netas become ‘homeless’ as govt fails to build official residences2012 but work hasn’t started four years later. Of these, 243 were for members o
Bihar netas become ‘homeless’ as govt fails to build official residences
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
2012 but work hasn’t started four years later. Of these, 243 were for members of legislative assembly and 75 for members of legislative council but tenders failed twice, driving up construction costs. Convener of the assembly house committee,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
MPs left holding the babyHoussos​ to extend the same flexibility to state MPs has split parliamentary ra
MPs left holding the baby
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Houssos​ to extend the same flexibility to state MPs has split parliamentary ranks. The president of Western Australia's Legislative Council, Barry House, has written to his NSW counterpart, Don Harwin​, to say developments allowing babies and... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Exaggerator overtakes Nyquist to win the 141st Preakness Stakesand affordability of hotels caused by concurrent events in Austin. In June, UIL
Exaggerator overtakes Nyquist to win the 141st Preakness Stakes
KCEN-TV / Posted 2 days ago
and affordability of hotels caused by concurrent events in Austin. In June, UIL staff asked for guidance from the UIL Legislative Council as it related to the basketball state tournament venue. The council authorized staff to m...More... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Angel Rice's Viral Tumbling Routine Will Leave You Speechlessand affordability of hotels caused by concurrent events in Austin. In June, UIL
Angel Rice's Viral Tumbling Routine Will Leave You Speechless
KCEN-TV / Posted 2 days ago
and affordability of hotels caused by concurrent events in Austin. In June, UIL staff asked for guidance from the UIL Legislative Council as it related to the basketball state tournament venue. The council authorized staff to m...More... Read more
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The Indian Express
The others who died with Rajiv Gandhi: Families talk of struggle, neglectto release the convicts in the case, but don’t bother about us at other times.
The others who died with Rajiv Gandhi: Families talk of struggle, neglect
The Indian Express / Posted 2 days ago
to release the convicts in the case, but don’t bother about us at other times. Victim: Munusamy, ex-member of Tamil Nadu Legislative Council His son, League Mohan, is a functionary of G K Vasan’s Tamil Maanila Congress My father, who was a... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Two horses die in early Preakness day racesand affordability of hotels caused by concurrent events in Austin. In June, UIL
Two horses die in early Preakness day races
KCEN-TV / Posted 2 days ago
and affordability of hotels caused by concurrent events in Austin. In June, UIL staff asked for guidance from the UIL Legislative Council as it related to the basketball state tournament venue. The council authorized staff to m...More... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Politicians divided over children in chamber as Courtney Houssos seeks flexibility on votingHoussos​ to extend the same flexibility to state MPs has split parliamentary ra
Politicians divided over children in chamber as Courtney Houssos seeks flexibility on voting
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Houssos​ to extend the same flexibility to state MPs has split parliamentary ranks. The president of Western Australia's Legislative Council, Barry House, has written to his NSW counterpart, Don Harwin​, to say developments allowing babies and... Read more
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The Economic Times
BJP to discuss Rajya Sabha, legislative council polls on MondayBiennial elections will be held on June 11 to fill five Rajya Sabha seats from
BJP to discuss Rajya Sabha, legislative council polls on Monday
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
Biennial elections will be held on June 11 to fill five Rajya Sabha seats from Bihar while seven seats of Legislative Council will be filled on June 10. "The BJP will discuss its strategy vis-a-vis biennial Rajya Sabha and Legislative Council polls.... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Politicians divided over children in chamber as Courtney Houssos seeks flexibility on votingHoussos​ to extend the same flexibility to state MPs has split parliamentary ra
Politicians divided over children in chamber as Courtney Houssos seeks flexibility on voting
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
Houssos​ to extend the same flexibility to state MPs has split parliamentary ranks. The president of Western Australia's Legislative Council, Barry House, has written to his NSW counterpart, Don Harwin​, to say developments allowing babies and... Read more
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The Young Witness
Politicians divided over children in chamber as Courtney Houssos seeks flexibility on votingHoussos​ to extend the same flexibility to state MPs has split parliamentary ra
Politicians divided over children in chamber as Courtney Houssos seeks flexibility on voting
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
Houssos​ to extend the same flexibility to state MPs has split parliamentary ranks. The president of Western Australia's Legislative Council, Barry House, has written to his NSW counterpart, Don Harwin​, to say developments allowing babies and... Read more
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Western Advocate
Politicians divided over children in chamber as Courtney Houssos seeks flexibility on votingHoussos​ to extend the same flexibility to state MPs has split parliamentary ra
Politicians divided over children in chamber as Courtney Houssos seeks flexibility on voting
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Houssos​ to extend the same flexibility to state MPs has split parliamentary ranks. The president of Western Australia's Legislative Council, Barry House, has written to his NSW counterpart, Don Harwin​, to say developments allowing babies and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hutchinson, nursing homes vow cost cutsenhanced rate to a nursing home when a new owner takes it over, she said. The
Hutchinson, nursing homes vow cost cuts
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
enhanced rate to a nursing home when a new owner takes it over, she said. The changes will require approval by the state Legislative Council and in some cases by officials with the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Davis said the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Highway bill now just shy of Senate OKHighway Transfer Fund. The Highway and Transportation Department could use mone
Highway bill now just shy of Senate OK
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Highway Transfer Fund. The Highway and Transportation Department could use money with the approval of the governor and the Legislative Council. The fund would include a transfer of $1.5 million in fiscal 2017 and $20 million in fiscal 2018 and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
NPA claims killing of IP leader in Malaybalay City“Otto” Omao, the indigenous peoples’ (IP) mandatory representative to the Sangg
NPA claims killing of IP leader in Malaybalay City
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
“Otto” Omao, the indigenous peoples’ (IP) mandatory representative to the Sangguniang Panlungsod of Malaybalay City legislative council. In a statement, the NPA said Omao was targeted for “committing various crimes,” including... Read more
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WA Today
Rollercoaster process sees Liberals endorse Peter Katsambanis for Hillarysfrom the Liberal Party and sits on the backbenches as an independent liberal.
Rollercoaster process sees Liberals endorse Peter Katsambanis for Hillarys
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
from the Liberal Party and sits on the backbenches as an independent liberal. Mr Katsambanis, who is a member of the Legislative Council, was beaten in the first preselection battle by businessman Simon Ehrenfeld. Rob Johnson is the current... Read more
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The Economic Times
Mayawati picks three Dalits for Rajya Sabha and Legislative Council nominationsleaned heavily upon her party's core support base of Dalits in BSP's last set o
Mayawati picks three Dalits for Rajya Sabha and Legislative Council nominations
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
leaned heavily upon her party's core support base of Dalits in BSP's last set of nominations for Rajya Sabha and State Legislative Council ahead of the assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh early next year. The BSP supremo has picked three... Read more
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asianage
Seats for sale in Andhra Pradesh medical collegeswith money and recommendations are getting seats but bright students are being
Seats for sale in Andhra Pradesh medical colleges
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
with money and recommendations are getting seats but bright students are being left out,” said Geyanand, Member of Legislative Council from Rayalaseema, adding that it had become a business, tampering with the system. He stressed on the... Read more
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dna
Lalu to select RJD candidates for Rajya Sabha and Bihar Legislative Councilstate and national parliamentary boards authorised party supremo Lalu Prasad to
Lalu to select RJD candidates for Rajya Sabha and Bihar Legislative Council
dna / Posted 3 days ago
state and national parliamentary boards authorised party supremo Lalu Prasad to select candidates for Rajya Sabha and Bihar Legislative Council. A meeting of the state parliamentary board was convened at Rabri Devi's residence earlier in the day... Read more
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The Economic Times
Lalu Prasad authorised to select candidates for Rajya Sabha, Legislative Councildecided to entrust the RJD supremo to take a final call on selection of candida
Lalu Prasad authorised to select candidates for Rajya Sabha, Legislative Council
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
decided to entrust the RJD supremo to take a final call on selection of candidates for the Rajya Sabha and Bihar Legislative Council polls next month, state cooperative minister Alok Kumar Mehta told PTI. A second meeting of the RJD's... Read more
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Business Standard India
Aditi Phadnis: Back from political wilderness?(OBC) vote. On the other hand, he was becoming too intrusive: he even worked ag
Aditi Phadnis: Back from political wilderness?
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
(OBC) vote. On the other hand, he was becoming too intrusive: he even worked against Sadhu Yadav in the election to the Legislative Council. Shahabuddin won the Siwan Lok Sabha constituency in 1998, 1999 and 2004. Suddenly things changed. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Land Sale Protesters Shot in Khartoumroad, burned tires, forcing the police to withdraw. Others threw stones at the
Land Sale Protesters Shot in Khartoum
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
road, burned tires, forcing the police to withdraw. Others threw stones at the vehicle of an El Jiraif East member of the legislative council, Moatasem El Facki Yousif, who fled the neighbourhood. A listener told Radio Dabanga that dozens of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
1 panel, not other, OKs Arkansas highway billwould create the Arkansas Highway Transfer Fund. The department could use money
1 panel, not other, OKs Arkansas highway bill
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
would create the Arkansas Highway Transfer Fund. The department could use money with the approval of the governor and the Legislative Council. The fund would have several sources, including a transfer of $1.5 million in fiscal 2017 and $20... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
1 panel, not other, OKs highway billwould create the Arkansas Highway Transfer Fund. The department could use money
1 panel, not other, OKs highway bill
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
would create the Arkansas Highway Transfer Fund. The department could use money with the approval of the governor and the Legislative Council. The fund would have several sources, including a transfer of $1.5 million in fiscal 2017 and $20... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Legislative Council Aims to Extend Prestige of North DarfurEl Fasher — In its 13th session in El Fasher on Tuesday, the Legislative Counci
Legislative Council Aims to Extend Prestige of North Darfur
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
El Fasher — In its 13th session in El Fasher on Tuesday, the Legislative Council of North Darfur demanded the extension of the prestige of the state, deterring the outlaws, and developing a plan to protect the agricultural season. The Legislative... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
38 Dead in West Kordofan Tribal Clashfor treatment. They confirmed that the authorities sent a military force to sep
38 Dead in West Kordofan Tribal Clash
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
for treatment. They confirmed that the authorities sent a military force to separate the two sides. The chairman of the Legislative Council of West Kordofan, Sharif Mohammad Abbad, confirmed the death of 38 on both sides. He said the incident... Read more
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The Hindu
Karunanidhi scripts historythe 13 elections he has contested. Only in 1984 did he stay away from the Asse
Karunanidhi scripts history
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
the 13 elections he has contested. Only in 1984 did he stay away from the Assembly elections and subsequently went to the Legislative Council. He polled 1,21,473 votes in his home town Tiruvarur this time, at the age of 93, and defeated his rival... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Arlington, Rangers expected to unveil plans for new stadium with roofand affordability of hotels caused by concurrent events in Austin. In June, UIL
Arlington, Rangers expected to unveil plans for new stadium with roof
KCEN-TV / Posted 4 days ago
and affordability of hotels caused by concurrent events in Austin. In June, UIL staff asked for guidance from the UIL Legislative Council as it related to the basketball state tournament venue. The council authorized staff to m...More... Read more
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KCEN-TV
NFL Agrees to Reimburse U.S. Taxpayers $720K for 'Paid Patriotism'and affordability of hotels caused by concurrent events in Austin. In June, UIL
NFL Agrees to Reimburse U.S. Taxpayers $720K for 'Paid Patriotism'
KCEN-TV / Posted 4 days ago
and affordability of hotels caused by concurrent events in Austin. In June, UIL staff asked for guidance from the UIL Legislative Council as it related to the basketball state tournament venue. The council authorized staff to m...More... Read more
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dna
Imam Bukhari asks Samajwadi Party: Why no Muslim in Rajya Sabha, Legislative Council listMinister Akhilesh Yadav and asked them as to why no Muslim candidate was includ
Imam Bukhari asks Samajwadi Party: Why no Muslim in Rajya Sabha, Legislative Council list
dna / Posted 4 days ago
Minister Akhilesh Yadav and asked them as to why no Muslim candidate was included in the party's list for Rajya Sabha and Legislative Council polls. "I have expressed my displeasure for not including Muslim candidates for Rajya Sabha and... Read more
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Leominster Champion
Workers Credit Union elects new board members | May 20, 2016In addition, he serves on the Board of Directors of the National Association of
Workers Credit Union elects new board members | May 20, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 5 days ago
In addition, he serves on the Board of Directors of the National Association of Credit Union Service Organizations, the Legislative Council of the Cooperative Credit Union Association, the Leadership Council of the North Central Massachusetts... Read more
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Leominster Champion
May 20, 2016In addition, he serves on the Board of Directors of the National Association of
May 20, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 5 days ago
In addition, he serves on the Board of Directors of the National Association of Credit Union Service Organizations, the Legislative Council of the Cooperative Credit Union Association, the Leadership Council of the North Central Massachusetts... Read more
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The Financial Express
Sahih al-Bukhari asks SP: Why no Muslim in RS, Legislative Council list?“I have expressed my displeasure for not including Muslim candidates for Rajya
Sahih al-Bukhari asks SP: Why no Muslim in RS, Legislative Council list?
The Financial Express / Posted 5 days ago
“I have expressed my displeasure for not including Muslim candidates for Rajya Sabha and Legislative Council in the party list. ” (Reuters) The Shahi Imam of Delhi’s Jama Masjid Maulana Ahmad Bukhari today met Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh... Read more
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The Economic Times
Jama Masjid's Maulana Ahmad Bukhari asks SP: Why no Muslim in RS, Legislative Council listMinister Akhilesh Yadav and asked them as to why no Muslim candidate was includ
Jama Masjid's Maulana Ahmad Bukhari asks SP: Why no Muslim in RS, Legislative Council list
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
Minister Akhilesh Yadav and asked them as to why no Muslim candidate was included in the party's list for Rajya Sabha and Legislative Council polls . "I have expressed my displeasure for not including Muslim candidates for Rajya Sabha and... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
TRS wrests Palair assembly seat from Congress with huge winsenior leader of the TDP and former minister in undivided Andhra Pradesh, quit
TRS wrests Palair assembly seat from Congress with huge win
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
senior leader of the TDP and former minister in undivided Andhra Pradesh, quit the party to join the TRS in September 2014. Two months later, he was inducted into the state cabinet. In June last year, Rao was elected to the state legislative counc... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
On session's eve, panel short of road-bill votesto raise about $50 million a year in state money to obtain an additional $200 m
On session's eve, panel short of road-bill votes
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
to raise about $50 million a year in state money to obtain an additional $200 million a year in federal highway funds. The Legislative Council was told Wednesday that the surplus for this fiscal year, which ends June 30, could be between $160... Read more
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New Kerala
TRS wrests Palair assembly seat from Congress with huge win - newkerala.com #65798senior leader of the TDP and former minister in undivided Andhra Pradesh, quit
TRS wrests Palair assembly seat from Congress with huge win - newkerala.com #65798
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
senior leader of the TDP and former minister in undivided Andhra Pradesh, quit the party to join the TRS in September 2014. Two months later, he was inducted into the state cabinet. In June last year, Rao was elected to the state legislative counc... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Legislators reject restroom letterThe Arkansas Legislative Council on Wednesday approved a resolution encouraging
Legislators reject restroom letter
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
The Arkansas Legislative Council on Wednesday approved a resolution encouraging Arkansas school districts and higher education institutions to disregard federal instructions on transgender students' use of restrooms and locker rooms. The resolution... Read more
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New Kerala
Mayawati summons BSP's Uttar Pradesh legislators to Delhi - newkerala.com #65686IANS. The agenda of the meeting includes discussions on the forthcoming Rajya
Mayawati summons BSP's Uttar Pradesh legislators to Delhi - newkerala.com #65686
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
IANS. The agenda of the meeting includes discussions on the forthcoming Rajya Sabha elections as well as Uttar Pradesh legislative council polls. Based on its legislative strength in the Uttar Pradesh state assembly, the BSP can send two... Read more
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