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The Hindu
Tainted mining minister Prajapati returns as Akhilesh expands cabinetre-instated Brahmin leaders Manoj Pandey and Shivakant Ojha as cabinet minister
Tainted mining minister Prajapati returns as Akhilesh expands cabinet
The Hindu / Posted an hour ago
re-instated Brahmin leaders Manoj Pandey and Shivakant Ojha as cabinet ministers. The two had been sacked in the past. MLA from Ballia, Ziauddin Rizvi also took oath as a cabinet minister, after waiting for the ceremony since June 27 when his... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland Assembly's first official Opposition dayAssembly opened officially on Thursday, May 12, 2016 - the fifth mandate since
Northern Ireland Assembly's first official Opposition day
Belfast Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
Assembly opened officially on Thursday, May 12, 2016 - the fifth mandate since the Good Friday agreement. There are 38 DUP MLAs, 28 Sinn Fein members, 16 Ulster Unionists, 12 from the SDLP and eight Alliance among the 108 members as well as two... Read more
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The Economic Times
Controversial MLA Sheikh Abdul Rashid detainedSRINAGAR: Controversial Independent MLA from Langate Sheikh Abdul Rashid was to
Controversial MLA Sheikh Abdul Rashid detained
The Economic Times / Posted 2 hours ago
SRINAGAR: Controversial Independent MLA from Langate Sheikh Abdul Rashid was today detained along with several of his supporters as he tried to march towards the local office of the United Nations Military Observers Group. Rashid and his supporters... Read more
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The Hindu
AIADMK releases list of candidates for councillor elections in CorporationsDecember 2015 floods still fresh, Ms Jayalalithaa has fielded some local heavyw
AIADMK releases list of candidates for councillor elections in Corporations
The Hindu / Posted 3 hours ago
December 2015 floods still fresh, Ms Jayalalithaa has fielded some local heavyweights in the contest. Former Villivakkam MLA J.C.D. Prabhakaran, who had unsuccessfully taken on DMK treasurer M.K. Stalin in Kolathur constituency in the May... Read more
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asianage
Unable to bear expenses, Tripura tribal couple sell daughter for Rs 650in a local paper said the child was sold for Rs 650. Expressing grave concern
Unable to bear expenses, Tripura tribal couple sell daughter for Rs 650
asianage / Posted 4 hours ago
in a local paper said the child was sold for Rs 650. Expressing grave concern over the incident, Trinamool Congress (TMC) MLA Sudip Roy Barman said that the tribal sections are living mainly in the interior areas and are dying due to lack of food,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Belfast rapist freed despite having hammer and knifeGilbert (27) sparked fury given his previous sex attack convictions, which led
Belfast rapist freed despite having hammer and knife
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
Gilbert (27) sparked fury given his previous sex attack convictions, which led to him being jailed for seven years. DUP MLA Lord Morrow said he was appalled at the sentence given to Gilbert. "This case was dealt with at Belfast Magistrates'... Read more
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New Kerala
Hyderabad: Heavy rains inundate local Church, parishioners call on state Govt. for aid - newkerala.com #123797to solve this problem. No one from the other churches or other communities is c
Hyderabad: Heavy rains inundate local Church, parishioners call on state Govt. for aid - newkerala.com #123797
New Kerala / Posted 6 hours ago
to solve this problem. No one from the other churches or other communities is coming forward to support us. Our nominated MLA has not turned up to support us. So, we are facing a problem here, as mass cannot be conducted. The wall is broken, the... Read more
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New Kerala
Unable to bear expenses, Tripura tribal couple sell daughter for Rs.650 - newkerala.com #123811in a local paper said the child was sold for Rs. 650. Expressing grave concern
Unable to bear expenses, Tripura tribal couple sell daughter for Rs.650 - newkerala.com #123811
New Kerala / Posted 6 hours ago
in a local paper said the child was sold for Rs. 650. Expressing grave concern over the incident, Trinamool Congress (TMC) MLA Sudip Roy Barman said that the tribal sections are living mainly in the interior areas and are dying due to lack of food,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Unable to bear expenses, Tripura tribal couple sell daughter for Rs.650in a local paper said the child was sold for Rs. 650. Expressing concern over
Unable to bear expenses, Tripura tribal couple sell daughter for Rs.650
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 hours ago
in a local paper said the child was sold for Rs. 650. Expressing concern over the incident, Trinamool Congress (TMC) MLA Sudip Roy Barman said that the tribal sections are living mainly in the interior areas and are dying due to lack of food,... Read more
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The Hindu
Congress likely to retain post of mayorminister. Of the 14 JD(S) councillors, eight are from wards in the Assembly co
Congress likely to retain post of mayor
The Hindu / Posted 7 hours ago
minister. Of the 14 JD(S) councillors, eight are from wards in the Assembly constituencies represented by suspended JD(S) MLAs B.Z. Zameer Ahmed Khan (Chamarajpet), Akhanda Srinivasmurthy (Pulakeshinagar) and K. Gopalaiah (Mahalakshmi Layout).... Read more
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dna
Unable to bear expenses, Tripura tribal couple sell daughter for Rs.650in a local paper said the child was sold for Rs. 650. Expressing grave concern
Unable to bear expenses, Tripura tribal couple sell daughter for Rs.650
dna / Posted 7 hours ago
in a local paper said the child was sold for Rs. 650. Expressing grave concern over the incident, Trinamool Congress (TMC) MLA Sudip Roy Barman said that the tribal sections are living mainly in the interior areas and are dying due to lack of food,... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Pembina to open new GP officeDilger said, noting Pembina’s 2012 acquisition of Provident Energy, a fractiona
Pembina to open new GP office
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 13 hours ago
Dilger said, noting Pembina’s 2012 acquisition of Provident Energy, a fractionation company. Grande Prairie-Wapiti MLA Wayne Drysdale said it was a great day for the whole region. “We’re fortunate in this community and this region to have... Read more
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The Telegraph
Ties of pain in tales of rebel kin, victimsit, complete with a buffet lunch of rice, dal, curry, papad and raita for all 1
Ties of pain in tales of rebel kin, victims
The Telegraph / Posted 15 hours ago
it, complete with a buffet lunch of rice, dal, curry, papad and raita for all 1,200 people, including notables Simdega MLA Vimla Pradhan, former Kolebira MLA Neil Tirkey, CRPF IG Sanjay Anand Latekar, STF IG Prashant Singh, South Chotanagpur... Read more
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BC Local News
Walking on the wild side for goodBC Kidney Walk for kidney transplantation and organ donation walk along Lakesho
Walking on the wild side for good
BC Local News / Posted 15 hours ago
BC Kidney Walk for kidney transplantation and organ donation walk along Lakeshore Drive. Mayor Andrew Jakubeit and MLA Dan Ashton cut the ceremonial ribbon to start the proceedings. Special honourees this year were father and son Jeff and... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Walking on the wild side for goodBC Kidney Walk for kidney transplantation and organ donation walk along Lakesho
Walking on the wild side for good
Penticton Western News / Posted 15 hours ago
BC Kidney Walk for kidney transplantation and organ donation walk along Lakeshore Drive. Mayor Andrew Jakubeit and MLA Dan Ashton cut the ceremonial ribbon to start the proceedings. Special honourees this year were father and son Jeff and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Not an uncle-nephew, but a father-son clash between Mulayam Singh and Akhilesh Yadava cabinet that Mulayam had formed in 2003-07, with little changes. Akhilesh fi
Not an uncle-nephew, but a father-son clash between Mulayam Singh and Akhilesh Yadav
The Economic Times / Posted 17 hours ago
a cabinet that Mulayam had formed in 2003-07, with little changes. Akhilesh first asserted himself when sacked Vidhuna MLA Pramod Gupta in June 2013. Gupta is a close relative of Mulayam's second wife, Sadhna Gupta. A few months before the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
No blanket authority to DOTrTwitter accounts. Obviously, they, too, were stuck in gridlocks. @loren _legar
No blanket authority to DOTr
Pilipino Star / Posted 19 hours ago
Twitter accounts. Obviously, they, too, were stuck in gridlocks. @loren _legarda:“Almost 4 hours from National Museum in Mla to Makati? Horrendous traffic! That’s in a private vehicle. What more for public commuters?” An obviously piqued Sen.... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
B.C. food products popular around the worldin one year, and a new record of $3.5 billion set in 2015,” said Norm Letnick,
B.C. food products popular around the world
Vernon Morning Star / Posted yesterday
in one year, and a new record of $3.5 billion set in 2015,” said Norm Letnick, B.C. agriculture minister and Lake Country MLA. One way the two governments are working with B.C. companies to build on exports is through an export ready business... Read more
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dna
Fresh plea in Supreme Court against grant of bail to Shahabuddinbeing terror as dreaded criminal, Shahabuddin is considered to be a very influe
Fresh plea in Supreme Court against grant of bail to Shahabuddin
dna / Posted yesterday
being terror as dreaded criminal, Shahabuddin is considered to be a very influential person in Siwan as he is a two-time MLA and four-time MP from?there. Being convicted in many criminal cases, he has been debarred from contesting since 2009... Read more
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Business Standard India
Fresh plea in Supreme Court against grant of bail to Shahabuddinbeing terror as dreaded criminal, Shahabuddin is considered to be a very influe
Fresh plea in Supreme Court against grant of bail to Shahabuddin
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
being terror as dreaded criminal, Shahabuddin is considered to be a very influential person in Siwan as he is a two-time MLA and four-time MP fromthere. Being convicted in many criminal cases, he has been debarred from contesting since 2009... Read more
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New Kerala
Why Bijnor communal villainy did not spread - newkerala.com #123464but not murderous saffronisation. In Bijnor, Muslims as well as the administra
Why Bijnor communal villainy did not spread - newkerala.com #123464
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
but not murderous saffronisation. In Bijnor, Muslims as well as the administration (even some Jats) have praised the local MLA, Ruchi Veera of the Samajwadi party, who was present in the village round-the-clock for the duration of tension. In fact,... Read more
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asianage
Fresh petition filed in Supreme Court against RJD MLA Shahabuddin's bailbeing terror as dreaded criminal, Shahabuddin is considered to be a very influe
Fresh petition filed in Supreme Court against RJD MLA Shahabuddin's bail
asianage / Posted yesterday
being terror as dreaded criminal, Shahabuddin is considered to be a very influential person in Siwan as he is a two-time MLA and four-time MP from?there. Being convicted in many criminal cases, he has been debarred from contesting since 2009... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sex workers 'exposed to violence' by new laws, court is toldamended legislation was introduced last year in a Private Member's Bill brought
Sex workers 'exposed to violence' by new laws, court is told
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
amended legislation was introduced last year in a Private Member's Bill brought before the Assembly by DUP peer and MLA Lord Morrow. Although it shifts the legal burden away from prostitutes, sex workers believe it will put them at... Read more
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The Telegraph
Congressmen rally for slum dwellersthe ownership rights to urban slum dwellers by state government. The protester
Congressmen rally for slum dwellers
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
the ownership rights to urban slum dwellers by state government. The protesters, led by party president and Lohardaga MLA Sukhdeo Bhagat, national spokesperson Ajoy Kumar, Rajya Sabha MP Pradeep Kumar Balmuchu, former MLA Dulal Bhuiyan and... Read more
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CBC.ca
Think you paid fees over the advertised price for your car?said Manitoba should consider adopting Saskatchewan's rule requiring dealership
Think you paid fees over the advertised price for your car?
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
said Manitoba should consider adopting Saskatchewan's rule requiring dealerships to keep copies of the ads for five years. MLA Andrew Swan is the NDP consumer protection critic in Manitoba. (CBC ) "I understand Saskatchewan has passed some... Read more
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dna
Odisha: Explosion in cracker unit kills sixannounced an ex-gratia payment of Rs two lakh to the families of the deceased.
Odisha: Explosion in cracker unit kills six
dna / Posted yesterday
announced an ex-gratia payment of Rs two lakh to the families of the deceased. The state government is also bearing the cost of the treatment of the injured, they said. Law Minister Arun Sahu, who is MLA of Nayagarh, visited the hospital on F... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Maple Ridge's slow West Coast train into the futureit hasn’t been expanded since because the succeeding Liberals didn’t want to ac
Maple Ridge's slow West Coast train into the future
Abbotsford News / Posted yesterday
it hasn’t been expanded since because the succeeding Liberals didn’t want to acknowledge it was a good thing. Former NDP MLA Michael Sather doubts that the lack of the train’s expansion was politically motivated. Instead, he says lack of track... Read more
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BC Local News
Maple Ridge's slow West Coast train into the futureit hasn’t been expanded since because the succeeding Liberals didn’t want to ac
Maple Ridge's slow West Coast train into the future
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
it hasn’t been expanded since because the succeeding Liberals didn’t want to acknowledge it was a good thing. Former NDP MLA Michael Sather doubts that the lack of the train’s expansion was politically motivated. Instead, he says lack of track... Read more
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Mission City Record
Maple Ridge's slow West Coast train into the futureit hasn’t been expanded since because the succeeding Liberals didn’t want to ac
Maple Ridge's slow West Coast train into the future
Mission City Record / Posted yesterday
it hasn’t been expanded since because the succeeding Liberals didn’t want to acknowledge it was a good thing. Former NDP MLA Michael Sather doubts that the lack of the train’s expansion was politically motivated. Instead, he says lack of track... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Maple Ridge's slow West Coast train into the futureit hasn’t been expanded since because the succeeding Liberals didn’t want to ac
Maple Ridge's slow West Coast train into the future
Maple Ridge News / Posted yesterday
it hasn’t been expanded since because the succeeding Liberals didn’t want to acknowledge it was a good thing. Former NDP MLA Michael Sather doubts that the lack of the train’s expansion was politically motivated. Instead, he says lack of track... Read more
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Canberra Times
Greyhound club calls for ACT reversal to allow Vegas-style eventsban on the industry, dog advocates have said. The claims came as Canberra Grey
Greyhound club calls for ACT reversal to allow Vegas-style events
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
ban on the industry, dog advocates have said. The claims came as Canberra Greyhound Racing Club members said some Labor MLAs had expressed support for the industry. Alan Tutt campaigns with Debbie Collier at Hawker shops. Photo: Rohan... Read more
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dna
Karunanidhi 'irked over' Jayalalithaa's 'repeated victories', claims AIADMKa month, the DMK chief had not attended the proceedings but had just turned up
Karunanidhi 'irked over' Jayalalithaa's 'repeated victories', claims AIADMK
dna / Posted yesterday
a month, the DMK chief had not attended the proceedings but had just turned up to "sign the register". Karunanidhi is an MLA from Thiruvarur. The article claimed that "intelligent manoeuvres" by Jayalalithaa was leading the state towards a... Read more
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New Kerala
K J George to be sworn into Karnataka Cabinet on Monday - newkerala.com #123251The Bengaluru MLA was forced to resign as Bengaluru minister after an FIR was f
K J George to be sworn into Karnataka Cabinet on Monday - newkerala.com #123251
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
The Bengaluru MLA was forced to resign as Bengaluru minister after an FIR was filed against him. Before hanging himself to death, Ganapathy (51) had given an interview to a local TV channel alleging that George and senior IPS officers Pranob... Read more
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asianage
Time you got the hint: Twitter trolls Kejriwal AGAINof AAP leaders in recent times over an array of cases, ranging from sexual abus
Time you got the hint: Twitter trolls Kejriwal AGAIN
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
of AAP leaders in recent times over an array of cases, ranging from sexual abuse, to physical abuse and corruption. AAP MLA Somanth Bharti, who is already facing charges of domestic abuse, was arrested on Thursday over an alleged tiff with a... Read more
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asianage
Time you got the hint Twitter trolls Kejriwal AGAINof AAP leaders in recent times over an array of cases, ranging from sexual abus
Time you got the hint Twitter trolls Kejriwal AGAIN
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
of AAP leaders in recent times over an array of cases, ranging from sexual abuse, to physical abuse and corruption. AAP MLA Somanth Bharti, who is already facing charges of domestic abuse, was arrested on Thursday over an alleged tiff with a... Read more
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dna
KJ George to be sworn into Karnataka Cabinet on MondayCabinet on Monday. After his reinstatement, George might be re-allotted the Ben
KJ George to be sworn into Karnataka Cabinet on Monday
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Cabinet on Monday. After his reinstatement, George might be re-allotted the Bengaluru Development portfolio. The Bengaluru MLA was forced to resign as Bengaluru minister after an FIR was filed against him. Before hanging himself to death,... Read more
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asianage
Send suicide bombers to Pak if you have guts: Abu Azmi to Raj Thackerayto save our security forces, and then I will understand that you are doing some
Send suicide bombers to Pak if you have guts: Abu Azmi to Raj Thackeray
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
to save our security forces, and then I will understand that you are doing something practical,” the Samajwadi Party MLA said. Accusing the MNS of hooliganism and of breaking the law, Azmi said, “It is true that Pakistani people (terrorists)... Read more
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asianage
Send suicide bombers to Pak if you have guts Abu Azmi to Raj Thackerayto save our security forces, and then I will understand that you are doing some
Send suicide bombers to Pak if you have guts Abu Azmi to Raj Thackeray
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
to save our security forces, and then I will understand that you are doing something practical,” the Samajwadi Party MLA said. Accusing the MNS of hooliganism and of breaking the law, Azmi said, “It is true that Pakistani people (terrorists)... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Disabled family forced to sleep on sofas for years as authorities can't get them house they needhis son and partner. However, the father-of-three suffered a breakdown in June
Disabled family forced to sleep on sofas for years as authorities can't get them house they need
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
his son and partner. However, the father-of-three suffered a breakdown in June and has been off work with depression. SDLP MLA Nicola Mallon, who has been helping the family, said she was "appalled" by the conditions they had been forced to live... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Border police station closed by stealth, say shocked politiciansshut after enquiries from the Belfast Telegraph into its running costs. Howeve
Border police station closed by stealth, say shocked politicians
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
shut after enquiries from the Belfast Telegraph into its running costs. However, the news came as a surprise to some local MLAs. DUP MLA Tom Buchanan, who had led the fight to keep the station open, said he was shocked and angered after he was... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Kerry Nationnew Premier Brian Pallister announced his cabinet on Tuesday. There was a pauci
Kerry Nation
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
new Premier Brian Pallister announced his cabinet on Tuesday. There was a paucity of Westman names, short of Spruce Woods MLA Cliff Cullen. Given that the Spruce Woods constituency basically encompasses countless rural communities surrounding... Read more
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dna
SP MLA's supporters beat up constable, FIR registeredA Samajwadi Party MLA and his supporters allegedly beat up a police constable w
SP MLA's supporters beat up constable, FIR registered
dna / Posted 2 days ago
A Samajwadi Party MLA and his supporters allegedly beat up a police constable when he entered the legislator's house while chasing an accused. Superintended of Police Sabharaj Yadav said constables Satyendra Singh and Mehboob Ali had yesterday gone... Read more
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Farming Life
Farmers warned over firearms theftswarned of a recent surge in the number of thefts of legally held firearms. New
Farmers warned over firearms thefts
Farming Life / Posted 2 days ago
warned of a recent surge in the number of thefts of legally held firearms. Newry & Armagh DUP Assemblyman William Irwin MLA has voiced concern after a number of incidents in the greater Armagh area in recent weeks. Mr Irwin said he was aware of... Read more
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Farming Life
Dobson hits out at appeal decision delaysUpper Bann MLA Jo-Anne Dobson has voiced frustration after learning that more t
Dobson hits out at appeal decision delays
Farming Life / Posted 2 days ago
Upper Bann MLA Jo-Anne Dobson has voiced frustration after learning that more than 650 farmers who have had their applications to the Basic Payment Scheme turned down due to active farmer status are still awaiting the outcome of appeals. In total... Read more
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Brandon Sun
$25K grant keeps Rivers station project on trackclockwise from left, by Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa Conservative MP Robert Sopuc
$25K grant keeps Rivers station project on track
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
clockwise from left, by Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa Conservative MP Robert Sopuck, Riding Mountain Progressive Conservative MLA Greg Nesbitt, former CN workers Kelvin Lamb and Heather Lamb, Rivers Train Station Restoration Committee member Marlene... Read more
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Canberra Times
ACT election 2016: Labor to ban property developer donations, introduce 'real-time' reportingThe office's operations would be reviewed after five years. In a clear swipe a
ACT election 2016: Labor to ban property developer donations, introduce 'real-time' reporting
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
The office's operations would be reviewed after five years. In a clear swipe against current Speaker and Liberal MLA Vicki Dunne, Mr Barr said Labor would also seek to remove the risks of political interference into complaints against... Read more
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Brandon Sun
As I See Itthe helm of the beleaguered party. Helwer victim of a leaner style of governme
As I See It
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
the helm of the beleaguered party. Helwer victim of a leaner style of government You kind of have to feel for Brandon West MLA Reg Helwer. One of the loyalists of Brian Pallister’s members over the last four years, Helwer found himself in the... Read more
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New Kerala
If you have guts, send your suicide bombers to Pak: Samajwadi Party dares Raj Thackeray - newkerala.com #123124to save our security forces, and then I will understand that you are doing some
If you have guts, send your suicide bombers to Pak: Samajwadi Party dares Raj Thackeray - newkerala.com #123124
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
to save our security forces, and then I will understand that you are doing something practical," the Samajwadi Party MLA told ANI. Accusing the MNS of hooliganism and of breaking the law, Azmi said, "It is true that Pakistani people... Read more
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dna
If you have the potential, send your suicide bombers to Pakistan: Samajwadi Party dares Raj Thackerayto save our security forces, and then I will understand that you are doing some
If you have the potential, send your suicide bombers to Pakistan: Samajwadi Party dares Raj Thackeray
dna / Posted 2 days ago
to save our security forces, and then I will understand that you are doing something practical," the Samajwadi Party MLA told ANI. Accusing the MNS of hooliganism and of breaking the law, Azmi said, "It is true that Pakistani people... Read more
60 related stories
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BC Local News
Langley MLA looks at homeless camp issueA Langley MLA will take part in a panel on tent cities and homelessness at the
Langley MLA looks at homeless camp issue
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
A Langley MLA will take part in a panel on tent cities and homelessness at the Union of B.C. Municipalities conference which begins Sept.26. Rich Coleman, the MLA for Fort Langley-Aldergrove and minister responsible for housing, will join a panel of... Read more
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