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Sun Star
Languages Filipinos Learn and Loveleast 187 languages are known to exist in the Philippines. Here’s a quick look
Sun Star / Posted 8 hours ago
least 187 languages are known to exist in the Philippines. Here’s a quick look at the language landscape. 1 In 2006, the Lower House approved House Bill 4701, of which Rep. Eduardo Gullas was principal author. Gullas said then that “targeting the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sharkie backs Government despite citizenship fiasco frustrations, Xenophon saysXenophon says Sharkie backs Government despite dual citizenship fiasco Crossbe
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 23 hours ago
Xenophon says Sharkie backs Government despite dual citizenship fiasco Crossbench senator Nick Xenophon says his Lower House MP Rebekha Sharkie will continue to give the Turnbull Government confidence and supply in Parliament if needed. Key... Read more
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NJ.com
Here's the new face in the N.J. Assemblyto take the oath of office Thursday to begin representing the Jersey Shore's 30
NJ.com / Posted yesterday
to take the oath of office Thursday to begin representing the Jersey Shore's 30th legislative district in the Assembly, the lower house of the New Jersey Legislature. Thomson will fill out the remainder of Rible's term, which runs through January.... Read more
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Rappler
House silence over killings 'disturbing,' opposition saysng modus operandi ng Oplan Galugad," Ifugao Representative Teddy Baguilat said
Rappler / Posted yesterday
ng modus operandi ng Oplan Galugad," Ifugao Representative Teddy Baguilat said on Friday, August 18. (The silence of the Lower House is disturbing. Let’s file a resolution calling for an investigation into the modus operandi that is Oplan... Read more
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Gulf News
Seventh Australian senator referred to High Court as citizenship crisis deepensmother, but had not been aware he held possible British citizenship.On Friday a
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
mother, but had not been aware he held possible British citizenship.On Friday a member of Xenophon’s eponymous party in the lower house of parliament, Rebekha Sharkie, became the latest cross-bencher to withdraw her support for the government on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Presidential Candidates Spar On Issuesbusiness plan for Liberians - small and medium size to finance their businesses
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
business plan for Liberians - small and medium size to finance their businesses. Regarding the recent decision by the lower house of the national legislature to commence impeachment proceedings against the Supreme Court justices, the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Dual-citizenship the ultimate disruptershould there be an adverse ruling by the High Court, with a decision expected i
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
should there be an adverse ruling by the High Court, with a decision expected in December. Of the entire crossbench in the lower house, only Indi MP Cathy McGowan has guaranteed to support government bills ahead of the High Court's consideration of... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Dual-citizenship the ultimate disruptershould there be an adverse ruling by the High Court, with a decision expected i
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
should there be an adverse ruling by the High Court, with a decision expected in December. Of the entire crossbench in the lower house, only Indi MP Cathy McGowan has guaranteed to support government bills ahead of the High Court's consideration of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Seventh Australian senator referred to High Court as citizenship crisis deepensbut had not been aware he held possible British citizenship. On Friday a membe
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
but had not been aware he held possible British citizenship. On Friday a member of Xenophon's eponymous party in the lower house of parliament, Rebekha Sharkie, became the latest crossbencher to withdraw her support for the government on... Read more
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The Star
Seventh Australian senator referred to High Court as citizenship crisis deepensbut had not been aware he held possible British citizenship. On Friday a membe
The Star / Posted yesterday
but had not been aware he held possible British citizenship. On Friday a member of Xenophon's eponymous party in the lower house of parliament, Rebekha Sharkie, became the latest crossbencher to withdraw her support for the government on... Read more
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Reuters
Seventh Australian senator referred to High Court as citizenship crisis deepensbut had not been aware he held possible British citizenship. On Friday a membe
Reuters / Posted yesterday
but had not been aware he held possible British citizenship. On Friday a member of Xenophon's eponymous party in the lower house of parliament, Rebekha Sharkie, became the latest crossbencher to withdraw her support for the government on... Read more
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dna
Seventh Australian senator referred to High Court as citizenship crisis deepensbut had not been aware he held possible British citizenship. On Friday a membe
dna / Posted yesterday
but had not been aware he held possible British citizenship. On Friday a member of Xenophon's eponymous party in the lower house of parliament, Rebekha Sharkie, became the latest crossbencher to withdraw her support for the government on... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Xenophon refers himself to High Court to clarify citizenshipthe High Court will find they are eligible to sit in Parliament. That has draw
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
the High Court will find they are eligible to sit in Parliament. That has drawn fierce criticism from Senator Xenophon's Lower House colleague, Rebekha Sharkie, who said she would no longer guarantee supply and confidence to the Government in the... Read more
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The Manila Times
PCA chief seeks passage of coco levy measureto hasten the passage of a measure that seeks to create a trust fund from the P
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
to hasten the passage of a measure that seeks to create a trust fund from the P75-billion coconut levy. “The Lower House will now go to the floor and the other representatives will introduce amendments on the floor. On the side of the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Build, Build, Build ‘on track’to make up for the shortfall in the budget by reforming its tax structure. Unde
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
to make up for the shortfall in the budget by reforming its tax structure. Under the tax reform bill approved by the Lower House but pending with the Senate, income tax would be cut to 25 percent from the current 32 percent. “But we are... Read more
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Daily Liberal
In depth: Nationals in crisis, government in turmoildescent. Cat, meet pigeons. Off to the High Court But critically, the Deputy
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
descent. Cat, meet pigeons. Off to the High Court But critically, the Deputy Prime Minister is the first and so far only lower house MP in the group. Despite its precarious one-seat majority, the Turnbull government is putting on a brave face.... Read more
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The Border Mail
In depth: Nationals in crisis, government in turmoildescent. Cat, meet pigeons. Off to the High Court But critically, the Deputy
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
descent. Cat, meet pigeons. Off to the High Court But critically, the Deputy Prime Minister is the first and so far only lower house MP in the group. Despite its precarious one-seat majority, the Turnbull government is putting on a brave face.... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
In depth: Nationals in crisis, government in turmoildescent. Cat, meet pigeons. Off to the High Court But critically, the Deputy
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
descent. Cat, meet pigeons. Off to the High Court But critically, the Deputy Prime Minister is the first and so far only lower house MP in the group. Despite its precarious one-seat majority, the Turnbull government is putting on a brave face.... Read more
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The Courier
In depth: Nationals in crisis, government in turmoildescent. Cat, meet pigeons. Off to the High Court But critically, the Deputy
The Courier / Posted yesterday
descent. Cat, meet pigeons. Off to the High Court But critically, the Deputy Prime Minister is the first and so far only lower house MP in the group. Despite its precarious one-seat majority, the Turnbull government is putting on a brave face.... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
In depth: Nationals in crisis, government in turmoildescent. Cat, meet pigeons. Off to the High Court But critically, the Deputy
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
descent. Cat, meet pigeons. Off to the High Court But critically, the Deputy Prime Minister is the first and so far only lower house MP in the group. Despite its precarious one-seat majority, the Turnbull government is putting on a brave face.... Read more
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The Young Witness
In depth: Nationals in crisis, government in turmoildescent. Cat, meet pigeons. Off to the High Court But critically, the Deputy
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
descent. Cat, meet pigeons. Off to the High Court But critically, the Deputy Prime Minister is the first and so far only lower house MP in the group. Despite its precarious one-seat majority, the Turnbull government is putting on a brave face.... Read more
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Western Advocate
In depth: Nationals in crisis, government in turmoildescent. Cat, meet pigeons. Off to the High Court But critically, the Deputy
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
descent. Cat, meet pigeons. Off to the High Court But critically, the Deputy Prime Minister is the first and so far only lower house MP in the group. Despite its precarious one-seat majority, the Turnbull government is putting on a brave face.... Read more
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Kiama Independent
In depth: Nationals in crisis, government in turmoildescent. Cat, meet pigeons. Off to the High Court But critically, the Deputy
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
descent. Cat, meet pigeons. Off to the High Court But critically, the Deputy Prime Minister is the first and so far only lower house MP in the group. Despite its precarious one-seat majority, the Turnbull government is putting on a brave face.... Read more
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Manning River Times
In depth: Nationals in crisis, government in turmoildescent. Cat, meet pigeons. Off to the High Court But critically, the Deputy
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
descent. Cat, meet pigeons. Off to the High Court But critically, the Deputy Prime Minister is the first and so far only lower house MP in the group. Despite its precarious one-seat majority, the Turnbull government is putting on a brave face.... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
In depth: Nationals in crisis, government in turmoildescent. Cat, meet pigeons. Off to the High Court But critically, the Deputy
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted yesterday
descent. Cat, meet pigeons. Off to the High Court But critically, the Deputy Prime Minister is the first and so far only lower house MP in the group. Despite its precarious one-seat majority, the Turnbull government is putting on a brave face.... Read more
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The North West Star
In depth: Nationals in crisis, government in turmoildescent. Cat, meet pigeons. Off to the High Court But critically, the Deputy
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
descent. Cat, meet pigeons. Off to the High Court But critically, the Deputy Prime Minister is the first and so far only lower house MP in the group. Despite its precarious one-seat majority, the Turnbull government is putting on a brave face.... Read more
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Gulf News
Australia’s citizenship crisis spreads, key Senator under a cloudparliament, ensnaring three government members, three Green party MPs and Xenop
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
parliament, ensnaring three government members, three Green party MPs and Xenophon.Turnbull’s one-seat majority in the lower house is in jeopardy after Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce on Monday said he may be ineligible for parliament due... Read more
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The Age
Senate stunt: Attention seeking antics a threat to our safetytime have 90 per cent of Australians agreed on one issue? This should be Austra
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
time have 90 per cent of Australians agreed on one issue? This should be Australia Day. Matthew Digby, Prince's HillFinally Almost all lower house MPs entered Parliament with disposable coffee cups. Leadership by example? Jacinta Burke, Tr... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kagame Won By 99% but Will Still Share Power - a Peep Into Rwanda's All-Inclusive Governance Model50 per cent of cabinet seats, while the President shall not come from the same
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
50 per cent of cabinet seats, while the President shall not come from the same political organisation as the Speaker of Lower House. But there is also an unwritten tradition that has seen other strategic seats consistently go to opposition... Read more
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Reuters
Australia's citizenship crisis spreads, key Senator under a cloudparliament, ensnaring three government members, three Green party MPs and Xenop
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
parliament, ensnaring three government members, three Green party MPs and Xenophon. Turnbull's one-seat majority in the lower house is in jeopardy after Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce on Monday said he may be ineligible for parliament due... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Constitutional crisis leaves Turnbull government fighting for its political lifetests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
tests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political futures. Mr Joyce is the second government lower house MP to have potentially fallen foul of section 44, with the High Court also looking at whether assistant Health... Read more
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The Courier
Constitutional crisis leaves Turnbull government fighting for its political lifetests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
tests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political futures. Mr Joyce is the second government lower house MP to have potentially fallen foul of section 44, with the High Court also looking at whether assistant Health... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Australia's citizenship crisis spreads, key Senator under a cloudparliament, ensnaring three government members, three Green party MPs and Xenop
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
parliament, ensnaring three government members, three Green party MPs and Xenophon. Turnbull's one-seat majority in the lower house is in jeopardy after Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce on Monday said he may be ineligible for parliament due... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Constitutional crisis leaves Turnbull government fighting for its political lifetests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
tests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political futures. Mr Joyce is the second government lower house MP to have potentially fallen foul of section 44, with the High Court also looking at whether assistant Health... Read more
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The Young Witness
Constitutional crisis leaves Turnbull government fighting for its political lifetests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
tests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political futures. Mr Joyce is the second government lower house MP to have potentially fallen foul of section 44, with the High Court also looking at whether assistant Health... Read more
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The Star
Australia's citizenship crisis spreads, key Senator under a cloudparliament, ensnaring three government members, three Green party MPs and Xenop
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
parliament, ensnaring three government members, three Green party MPs and Xenophon. Turnbull's one-seat majority in the lower house is in jeopardy after Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce on Monday said he may be ineligible for parliament due... Read more
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Western Advocate
Constitutional crisis leaves Turnbull government fighting for its political lifetests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
tests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political futures. Mr Joyce is the second government lower house MP to have potentially fallen foul of section 44, with the High Court also looking at whether assistant Health... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Constitutional crisis leaves Turnbull government fighting for its political lifetests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
tests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political futures. Mr Joyce is the second government lower house MP to have potentially fallen foul of section 44, with the High Court also looking at whether assistant Health... Read more
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Manning River Times
Constitutional crisis leaves Turnbull government fighting for its political lifetests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
tests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political futures. Mr Joyce is the second government lower house MP to have potentially fallen foul of section 44, with the High Court also looking at whether assistant Health... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Constitutional crisis leaves Turnbull government fighting for its political lifetests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
tests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political futures. Mr Joyce is the second government lower house MP to have potentially fallen foul of section 44, with the High Court also looking at whether assistant Health... Read more
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The North West Star
Constitutional crisis leaves Turnbull government fighting for its political lifetests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
tests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political futures. Mr Joyce is the second government lower house MP to have potentially fallen foul of section 44, with the High Court also looking at whether assistant Health... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Constitutional crisis leaves Turnbull government fighting for its political lifetests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
tests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political futures. Mr Joyce is the second government lower house MP to have potentially fallen foul of section 44, with the High Court also looking at whether assistant Health... Read more
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The Border Mail
Constitutional crisis leaves Turnbull government fighting for its political lifetests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
tests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political futures. Mr Joyce is the second government lower house MP to have potentially fallen foul of section 44, with the High Court also looking at whether assistant Health... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Constitutional crisis leaves Turnbull government fighting for its political life tests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
tests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political futures. Mr Joyce is the second government lower house MP to have potentially fallen foul of section 44, with the High Court also looking at whether assistant Health... Read more
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The Age
Constitutional crisis leaves Turnbull government fighting for its political life tests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
tests, as Mr Joyce, Senator Canavan and Senator Nash fight for their political futures. Mr Joyce is the second government lower house MP to have potentially fallen foul of section 44, with the High Court also looking at whether assistant Health... Read more
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BBC News
Australia citizenship: Sixth MP in eligibility troubleother politicians will also have their eligibility tested in court as early as
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
other politicians will also have their eligibility tested in court as early as next week: Mr Joyce sits in the lower House of Representatives, where Mr Turnbull's government has only a one-seat majority. If any government MPs in the... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesbe under one federal state�, Lacson said. Rep. Leo Rafael Cueva (Neg. Occ., 2
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
be under one federal state�, Lacson said. Rep. Leo Rafael Cueva (Neg. Occ., 2 nd District), in his privilege speech at the Lower House, said �We are requesting that Negros Island be appointed as one federal state, or, at least, assign the whole... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
Crossbench senator Nick Xenophon is the latest suspected dual citizen - and says he won't resigna cloud. The future of Nationals leader and deputy PM Barnaby Joyce is crucial
Business Insider Australia / Posted 2 days ago
a cloud. The future of Nationals leader and deputy PM Barnaby Joyce is crucial to the government’s fortune as he is in the lower house, where the Coalition has just a one seat majority. The remainder of the politicians who may be in breach of the... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Senator Nash caught up in citizenship sagamarks over his eligibility to be in parliament. If the deputy prime minister d
Sky News Australia / Posted 2 days ago
marks over his eligibility to be in parliament. If the deputy prime minister doesn't abstain from voting in parliament's lower house when MPs return to Canberra in a fortnight's time, Labor will seek to have all votes deferred until the High... Read more
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FOX News
Swiss parliament's upper house rejects bill to ban burqasMuslim women. The Council of State voted 26-9 with four abstentions Thursday a
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
Muslim women. The Council of State voted 26-9 with four abstentions Thursday against the measure that narrowly passed the lower house in November. The Italian-speaking Ticino region enacted a ban on burqas last year. A lawmaker for the populist... Read more
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