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Guardian Unlimited
UK to stop printing laws on vellum to save £80,000 a yearThe centuries-old practice of printing laws on vellum is set to end from April
UK to stop printing laws on vellum to save £80,000 a year
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 15 minutes ago
The centuries-old practice of printing laws on vellum is set to end from April to save £80,000 a year. Sharon Hodgson, a Labour MP, raised a point of order in the House of Commons after a supplier of vellum was given 30 days’ notice by the... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Watch Norwich MPs Chloe Smith and Clive Lewis trade Harry Enfield puns in social mobility debate Norwich MPs Chloe Smith and Clive Lewis take part in debate on social mobilit
Watch Norwich MPs Chloe Smith and Clive Lewis trade Harry Enfield puns in social mobility debate
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 25 minutes ago
Norwich MPs Chloe Smith and Clive Lewis take part in debate on social mobility Norwich’s social-mobility problem is “deep-rooted” a city MP has told... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is Zitto Keeping His Rivals Closer?Dodoma — In politics they say there's neither a permanent enemy nor a permanent
Is Zitto Keeping His Rivals Closer?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 minutes ago
Dodoma — In politics they say there's neither a permanent enemy nor a permanent friend, but rather permanent interests. True to the phenomenon, Tanzanians saw in the second meeting of Parliament, which ended on Friday, the Opposition's 'archrivals'... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Legal Interpretation in Bunge Can Lead to MistakesDodoma — The government's blunders in tabling its Five-Year Development Plan (F
How Legal Interpretation in Bunge Can Lead to Mistakes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 minutes ago
Dodoma — The government's blunders in tabling its Five-Year Development Plan (FYDP) for Parliament's inputs had, to the chagrin of the Opposition MPs, opened a whole can of worms. Zitto Kabwe (Kigoma Urban - ACT-Wazalendo) and Tundu Lissu (Singida... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Makoko Joins Republic of Congo Presidential RaceFormer Republic of Congo presidential security affairs adviser Jean-Marie Miche
Makoko Joins Republic of Congo Presidential Race
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 minutes ago
Former Republic of Congo presidential security affairs adviser Jean-Marie Michel Mokoko has joined those seeking to unseat the long-serving President Denis Sassou Nguesso. General Mokoko said his joining the race was informed by a strong desire by... Read more
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walesonline
Concern over plight of asylum seekers sent in 'crazy' numbers to Cardiff hostelThe plight of asylum seekers sent in “crazy” numbers to a Cardiff hostel came u
Concern over plight of asylum seekers sent in 'crazy' numbers to Cardiff hostel
walesonline / Posted 37 minutes ago
The plight of asylum seekers sent in “crazy” numbers to a Cardiff hostel came under the spotlight when MPs were told of the living conditions of women who have fled sexual violence. Concern has surged since it emerged that the Clearsprings Group... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Ambulance chiefs will be ‘held to account’ over response times An East of England Ambulance Trust ambulance. Photograph Simon Parker Figure
Ambulance chiefs will be ‘held to account’ over response times
Ipswich Star / Posted 50 minutes ago
An East of England Ambulance Trust ambulance. Photograph Simon Parker Figures have revealed the region’s ambulance service is continuing to fall short when responding to the most... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Watch Norwich MPs Chloe Smith and Clive Lewis trade Harry Enfield puns in social mobility debate Norwich MPs Chloe Smith and Clive Lewis take part in debate on social mobilit
Watch Norwich MPs Chloe Smith and Clive Lewis trade Harry Enfield puns in social mobility debate
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 52 minutes ago
Norwich MPs Chloe Smith and Clive Lewis take part in debate on social mobility Norwich’s social-mobility problem is “deep-rooted” a city MP has told... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
State-of-the-art engine keeps firies on front footTHE Inverell Fire Station has a new truck in the garage, and within minutes of
State-of-the-art engine keeps firies on front foot
Northern Daily Leader / Posted an hour ago
THE Inverell Fire Station has a new truck in the garage, and within minutes of its official handover it was on its way to a potential emergency. NEW WHEELS: Inverell mayor Paul Harmon, far left, and MP Adam Marshall with, from left, Inverell station... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Truss to stand aside in MarchDEPUTY Prime Minister and Nationals leader Warren Truss is set to announce his
Truss to stand aside in March
Northern Daily Leader / Posted an hour ago
DEPUTY Prime Minister and Nationals leader Warren Truss is set to announce his retirement today, with New England MP Barnaby Joyce his likely successor. STEPPING DOWN: Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss and Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce in... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Shenhua licence buyback claim refutedTHE state government has hosed down reports it had been asked by Shenhua Waterm
Shenhua licence buyback claim refuted
Northern Daily Leader / Posted an hour ago
THE state government has hosed down reports it had been asked by Shenhua Watermark to buy back the exploration licence for its controversial Liverpool Plains coal mine. THE state government has hosed down reports it had been asked by Shenhua... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
$10m incentive on the tableTAMWORTH Regional Council refuses to put itself in a position to lose millions
$10m incentive on the table
Northern Daily Leader / Posted an hour ago
TAMWORTH Regional Council refuses to put itself in a position to lose millions of dollars if the merger goes ahead. TAMWORTH Regional Council refuses to put itself in a position to lose millions of dollars if the merger goes ahead. Tamworth mayor... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
MP puts the case forward to BairdNATIONALS MP Kevin Anderson says he lobbied Local Government Minister Paul Tool
MP puts the case forward to Baird
Northern Daily Leader / Posted an hour ago
NATIONALS MP Kevin Anderson says he lobbied Local Government Minister Paul Toole in Sydney while 600 locals showed their protest to the Fit for the Future proposals in Walcha yesterday. NATIONALS MP Kevin Anderson says he lobbied Local Government... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Yes, that’s a big No!WALCHA residents have sent a clear and defiant message to the state government
Yes, that’s a big No!
Northern Daily Leader / Posted an hour ago
WALCHA residents have sent a clear and defiant message to the state government that they want their council to continue alone.. Upwards of 600 people were packed into, and spilled outside of, the Walcha Ex-Services Memorial Club, with around 60... Read more
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SecondsOut.com
Khan Stops Quaye To Secure Titles In BradfordLast Saturday night, British boxer Tasif Khan secured both the World Boxing Uni
Khan Stops Quaye To Secure Titles In Bradford
SecondsOut.com / Posted an hour ago
Last Saturday night, British boxer Tasif Khan secured both the World Boxing Union (WBU) and Global Boxing Union (GBU) World Super Flyweight titles at the Cedar Court Hotel in his hometown of Bradford in the United Kingdom. Khan returned to the... Read more
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express
‘Europhile’ Tory MP now backs Brexit after Cameron’s ‘threadbare’ deal A SELF-described ‘europhile’ Tory MP has now come out in support of a British
‘Europhile’ Tory MP now backs Brexit after Cameron’s ‘threadbare’ deal
express / Posted an hour ago
A SELF-described ‘europhile’ Tory MP has now come out in support of a British exit from the European Union as she savaged David Cameron’s “threadbare” renegotiation deal. Dr... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Worrying times for authorities « Shropshire StarWhile local authorities once enjoyed reasonably generous settlements from the G
Worrying times for authorities « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted an hour ago
While local authorities once enjoyed reasonably generous settlements from the Government and were at liberty to raise funds by making increases in council tax bills, now they are not. The fiscal landscape has changed dramatically. In today’s... Read more
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express
Sir Alex Ferguson: Spurs' Mauricio Pochettino is the best manager in the Premier League SIR ALEX FERGUSON reportedly told MP for Tottenham David Lammy that he feels
Sir Alex Ferguson: Spurs' Mauricio Pochettino is the best manager in the Premier League
express / Posted an hour ago
SIR ALEX FERGUSON reportedly told MP for Tottenham David Lammy that he feels Mauricio Pochettino is the best manager in the Premier League. Sir Alex Ferguson... Read more
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chroniclelive
Northumberland County Council pour scorn over £3m cash injection from GovernmentA multimillion pound Government cash injection has been met with scorn by counc
Northumberland County Council pour scorn over £3m cash injection from Government
chroniclelive / Posted an hour ago
A multimillion pound Government cash injection has been met with scorn by council leaders. Since 2011 the council’s budget has been cut by £148 million and over the next four years council bosses will have to find another £58 million to cut. In all... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Watch Cameron face Corbyn at PMQs as his own mum turns on Tory cutsHere are the backbench MPs who’ll get their rare chance to grill - or butter up
Watch Cameron face Corbyn at PMQs as his own mum turns on Tory cuts
Daily Mirror / Posted an hour ago
Here are the backbench MPs who’ll get their rare chance to grill - or butter up - the Prime Minister. They include Victoria Atkins, the Tory champion of yesterday’s pancake race. It’s probably fair to say there’ll be more of a challenge from Hull... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Bury MP encourages communities to clean up for the QueenBury St Edmunds MP Jo Churchill is calling on schools, businesses and community
Bury MP encourages communities to clean up for the Queen
Bury Free Press / Posted an hour ago
Bury St Edmunds MP Jo Churchill is calling on schools, businesses and community groups to help tidy up their local area ahead of the Queen’s 90th birthday. The initiative ‘Clean for The Queen’ aims to get community groups to organise their own... Read more
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New Kerala
Sabarimala temple must let in all women: TharoorThiruvananthapuram, Feb 10 : Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Wednesday said the S
Sabarimala temple must let in all women: Tharoor
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 10 : Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Wednesday said the Sabarimala temple must open its doors to women of all age groups. This contradicted the Congress-led Kerala government's stand that the opinion of the priests should be... Read more
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New Kerala
Gurpreet Ghuggi joins AAP in ChandigarhChandigarh, Feb. 10 : Punjabi comedian Gurpreet Ghuggi joined the Aam Aadmi Par
Gurpreet Ghuggi joins AAP in Chandigarh
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
Chandigarh, Feb. 10 : Punjabi comedian Gurpreet Ghuggi joined the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) here on Wednesday. He joined the AAP in the presence of senior leader Sanjay Singh, who is the in-charge of the party's Punjab affairs, and popular Punjabi... Read more
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Bury Times
Rain washes away Rammy United's first home game after Boxing Day floodsA LONG-AWAITED kick-off at Ramsbottom United’s home ground was abandoned follow
Rain washes away Rammy United's first home game after Boxing Day floods
Bury Times / Posted an hour ago
A LONG-AWAITED kick-off at Ramsbottom United’s home ground was abandoned following another heavy downpour of rain at the weekend. United had been looking forward to getting back on home turf for the first match on the pitch since the ground was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
25 Injured As Otafiire, Kahonda Supporters FightMitooma — At least 25 people including two police officers were injured in a fi
25 Injured As Otafiire, Kahonda Supporters Fight
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Mitooma — At least 25 people including two police officers were injured in a fight between supporters of Maj Gen Kahinda Otafiire and Capt (Rtd) Donozio Kahonda, both contestants for the Ruhinda parliamentary seat. The fight took place on Sunday... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mbabazi Assures UNRF Ex-Combatants On PayYumbe — Independent presidential candidate Amama Mbabazi has assured the ex-com
Mbabazi Assures UNRF Ex-Combatants On Pay
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Yumbe — Independent presidential candidate Amama Mbabazi has assured the ex-combatants of Uganda National Rescue Front (UNRF) that their gratuity will be paid should he be elected president. Ex-combatants of UNRF I which was led by Deputy Prime... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NRM Leaders Ban Independents From Campaigning for MuseveniNtungamo — NRM party leaders in Ntungamo District have banned politicians conte
NRM Leaders Ban Independents From Campaigning for Museveni
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Ntungamo — NRM party leaders in Ntungamo District have banned politicians contesting as Independents from using party symbols and campaigning for NRM presidential candidate Yoweri Museveni, arguing that this is against the party rules. The party... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Museveni Gives Hoes As PromisedKampala — Government has brought forward the procurement of 18 million hoes fro
Museveni Gives Hoes As Promised
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Kampala — Government has brought forward the procurement of 18 million hoes from next financial year to this year as President Museveni puts in a last-minute attempt to win over the crucial rural vote. Confronted by biting poverty in Uganda's rural... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ntenjeru Candidate Goes MissingKayunga — Police in Kayunga District are investigating circumstances under whic
Ntenjeru Candidate Goes Missing
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Kayunga — Police in Kayunga District are investigating circumstances under which a parliamentary candidate for Ntenjeru South, Mr Anthony Wadimba, went missing, raising suspicion that he was kidnapped. The Kayunga District CIID boss, Mr Maliserino... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Concedes Gaps On Economic EmpowermentDodoma — The government's blunders in tabling its Five-Year Development Plan (F
Govt Concedes Gaps On Economic Empowerment
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Dodoma — The government's blunders in tabling its Five-Year Development Plan (FYDP) for Parliament's inputs had, to the chagrin of the Opposition MPs, opened a whole can of worms. Zitto Kabwe (Kigoma Urban - ACT-Wazalendo) and Tundu Lissu (Singida... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Francistown Needs Another Hospital - MPGaborone — Francistown deserves to have a hospital that caters primarily for it
Francistown Needs Another Hospital - MP
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Gaborone — Francistown deserves to have a hospital that caters primarily for its residents, Member of Parliament (MP) for Francistown South, Mr Wynter Mmolotsi has said. Responding to the budget speech on Monday, Mr Mmolotsi said Francistown had a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Middle-Income Dream Won't Be Realised - MPsDodoma — Members of Parliament have pocked holes in the government's One-Year D
Middle-Income Dream Won't Be Realised - MPs
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Dodoma — Members of Parliament have pocked holes in the government's One-Year Development Plan (OYDP) framework, saying its implementation was unlikely to succeed. Owing to a miserable failure in the implementation of the first phase of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ferguson believes Pochettino is the best manager in the Premier LeagueSir Alex Ferguson believes Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino is 'the best mana
Ferguson believes Pochettino is the best manager in the Premier League
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
Sir Alex Ferguson believes Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino is 'the best manager in the Premier League' Mauricio Pochettino has led Tottenham to second in the Premier League Labour MP David Lammy says Sir Alex Ferguson is a fan of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Service marks IRA's Canary Wharf outrage 20 years on Jonathan Ganesh releases a dove at the memorial service at South Quay station
Service marks IRA's Canary Wharf outrage 20 years on
Belfast Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
Jonathan Ganesh releases a dove at the memorial service at South Quay station attended by survivors and emergency servicesThe memorial service at South Quay station attended by survivors and... Read more
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Evening Standard
'Electorate has a right to know the names of arrested MPs'TOP eurosceptic minister Chris Grayling was today branded a “hypocrite” for bac
'Electorate has a right to know the names of arrested MPs'
Evening Standard / Posted an hour ago
TOP eurosceptic minister Chris Grayling was today branded a “hypocrite” for backing new rules that block arrested MPs’ names being published. MPs say the change is needed because revealing their identities breaches their “right to privacy” under the... Read more
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Evening Standard
Tory MP: I can't afford house in London so I'm living with mum and dadA Conservative MP has admitted that he has had to move back in with his mother
Tory MP: I can't afford house in London so I'm living with mum and dad
Evening Standard / Posted an hour ago
A Conservative MP has admitted that he has had to move back in with his mother and father because he cannot afford the deposit to buy a house. William Wragg, aged 28, is among tens of thousands of Britons who have joined the “clipped wing... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Yanis Varoufakis launches pan-European leftwing movement DiEM25Former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis has launched a new pan-European
Yanis Varoufakis launches pan-European leftwing movement DiEM25
Guardian Unlimited / Posted an hour ago
Former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis has launched a new pan-European umbrella group that aims to pull together leftwing parties, grassroots protest movements and “rebel regions” from across the continent. At the launch on Tuesday night,... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
'Hell on earth': Croydon accountant has been locked in south-east Asian prison for 14 months without chargeA Croydon accountant who has been imprisoned in Myanmar for more than a year wi
'Hell on earth': Croydon accountant has been locked in south-east Asian prison for 14 months without charge
Croydon Guardian / Posted an hour ago
A Croydon accountant who has been imprisoned in Myanmar for more than a year without charge has described his living conditions as “hell on earth”. Niranjan Rasalingam, of Cherry Orchard Road, was arrested in December 2014 on suspicion of using... Read more
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heraldscotland
Richard Gough leads Rangers First board applicationsIn his statement to members, Gough said: "Rangers First is dedicated to our Clu
Richard Gough leads Rangers First board applications
heraldscotland / Posted an hour ago
In his statement to members, Gough said: "Rangers First is dedicated to our Club and its interests. It connects our Club with its support and gives members a voice in how it is run. "I am a member of Rangers First, the Rangers Supporters Trust and... Read more
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heraldscotland
MPs' pay rise higher than public sector wages capUnder the new package that came into force last year, MPs' pay is uprated in li
MPs' pay rise higher than public sector wages cap
heraldscotland / Posted an hour ago
Under the new package that came into force last year, MPs' pay is uprated in line with ONS public sector weekly earnings figures from October. According to The Sun, that means they will get 1.3% despite George Osborne insisting public sector pay... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
David Cameron's emergency brake will not stop migrants coming to Britain, warns former European Commission president - PMQs liveLen McCluskey, general secretary of Unite, the UK’s biggest union, has hit out
David Cameron's emergency brake will not stop migrants coming to Britain, warns former European Commission president - PMQs live
Daily Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
Len McCluskey, general secretary of Unite, the UK’s biggest union, has hit out at the 'cabal' of Labour party malcontents plotting against Jeremy Corbyn, challenging them to embrace his leadership – and to take the fight to the Tories. Speraking at... Read more
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International Business Times
Unite chief Len McCluskey defends Jeremy Corbyn from 'sniping' Labour MPs in Oxford Union speech The leader of Labour's largest trade union backer has launched a scathing attac
Unite chief Len McCluskey defends Jeremy Corbyn from 'sniping' Labour MPs in Oxford Union speech
International Business Times / Posted an hour ago
The leader of Labour's largest trade union backer has launched a scathing attack against the party's MPs "plotting" to undermine Jeremy Corbyn. Len McCluskey, the general secretary of Unite, urged the Labour leader's critics to "stop the sniping and... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Man Utd legend Ferguson rates Pochettino 'best in Premier League'The Daily Express says Fergie reportedly told MP for Tottenham David Lammy that
Man Utd legend Ferguson rates Pochettino 'best in Premier League'
tribalfootball.com / Posted 2 hours ago
The Daily Express says Fergie reportedly told MP for Tottenham David Lammy that he feels Pochettino is the best manager in the Premier League. During Tottenham podcast, The Spurs Show, Lammy retold a story of when he met Ferguson at a charity... Read more
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express
Junior Doctors strike: MOST Britons support medics' opposition to 'dangerous' contract TWICE as many Britons support junior doctors' opposition to a new contract th
Junior Doctors strike: MOST Britons support medics' opposition to 'dangerous' contract
express / Posted 2 hours ago
TWICE as many Britons support junior doctors' opposition to a new contract than side with the Government, a new poll has revealed. Junior Doctors are striking... Read more
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express
Cutting benefits will not stop migrants coming to Britain warns former EU chief AN emergency brake on benefits will not stop migrants from heading to Britain
Cutting benefits will not stop migrants coming to Britain warns former EU chief
express / Posted 2 hours ago
AN emergency brake on benefits will not stop migrants from heading to Britain, the former European Commission president has warned. Jose Manuel Barroso says cutting... Read more
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Goal.com
Who does Sir Alex Ferguson rate as the best manager in the Premier League?REVEALED: - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe REVEALED: The legen
Who does Sir Alex Ferguson rate as the best manager in the Premier League?
Goal.com / Posted 2 hours ago
REVEALED: - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe REVEALED: The legendary former Manchester... Read more
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Off The Post
Legendary Man Utd boss Sir Alex Ferguson thinks Tottenham’s Mauricio Pochettino is the best manager in the Premier LeagueFormer Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson believes Tottenham Hotspur’s
Legendary Man Utd boss Sir Alex Ferguson thinks Tottenham’s Mauricio Pochettino is the best manager in the Premier League
Off The Post / Posted 2 hours ago
Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson believes Tottenham Hotspur’s Mauricio Pochettino is the Premier League’s best manager, according to Labour MP David Lammy. He claims that he was recently sat next to Fergie at a dinner event and... Read more
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metro
#IAmTheDoctorWho: Junior doctors are describing how important their job isThere are thousands of junior doctors on picket lines up and down the country t
#IAmTheDoctorWho: Junior doctors are describing how important their job is
metro / Posted 2 hours ago
There are thousands of junior doctors on picket lines up and down the country today. Junior doctors are classed as all doctors below consultant level, so they contribute to varying and vital aspects of healthcare. After months of fruitless... Read more
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CBC.ca
Ottawa Hospital will reconsider whether Experimental Farm best site for Civic campusThe Ottawa Hospital will review whether the 24-hectare Experimental Farm lands
Ottawa Hospital will reconsider whether Experimental Farm best site for Civic campus
CBC.ca / Posted 2 hours ago
The Ottawa Hospital will review whether the 24-hectare Experimental Farm lands are the best site for its new facility, CBC News has learned. Eight years ago the hospital undertook its last review of some 12 possible locations, favouring the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Mosebenzi Zwane Welcomes Investment Commitment From Japanese GovernmentMineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi J Zwane (MP) has welcomed commitment by th
Minister Mosebenzi Zwane Welcomes Investment Commitment From Japanese Government
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi J Zwane (MP) has welcomed commitment by the Japanese government to increase investment into South Africa, in spite of the current downturn in the global economy. Minister Zwane met with Mr Tsuneo Kitamura,... Read more
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