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Belfast Telegraph
‘A bit silly’: The public react to MPs’ plan to gather around Big Ben as it falls silentbit silly’: The public react to MPs’ plan to gather around Big Ben as it falls
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 minutes ago
bit silly’: The public react to MPs’ plan to gather around Big Ben as it falls silent MPs are set to gather outside Parliament with their heads bowed as Big Ben strikes its final bongs before falling silent for renovation work – and some... Read more
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Daily Mail
One person dead after car crashed into bus stationARTICLES PICTURED: The teenage Moroccan asylum seeker suspected of...Knifeman,
Daily Mail / Posted 2 minutes ago
ARTICLES PICTURED: The teenage Moroccan asylum seeker suspected of...Knifeman, 27, who was tasered outside Parliament weeks after...CCTV images show Barcelona jihadi 'escaping calmly through a...Crushed as he tried to save a man's... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Opposition want Parly probe into Grace Mugabe immunity decisionat the City Sports Center in Harare, 8 October, 2014. Picture: AFP. CAPE TOWN
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 minutes ago
at the City Sports Center in Harare, 8 October, 2014. Picture: AFP. CAPE TOWN - Opposition parties are calling for a parliamentary probe into government's decision to grant Zimbabwe’s first lady Grace Mugabe diplomatic immunity following... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Big Ben bell to go silent in London for repairs until 2021LONDON (AP) — The British Parliament's Big Ben bell is due to sound the hour fo
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 minutes ago
LONDON (AP) — The British Parliament's Big Ben bell is due to sound the hour for the last time on Monday before it is silenced for almost four years of repair work that will deprive London of one of its most iconic sounds. After 12 deep bongs at... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Lettersreader has been waiting a long time to be given the chance to vote "NO" . When
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 minutes ago
reader has been waiting a long time to be given the chance to vote "NO" . When my local Federal member for parliament had a survey on the issue it was only months later I found one of her mail outs in a West Wollongong address with... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Big Ben's bongs to fall silent after ding-dong over renovation timetablefor maintenance and some MPs are expected to gather outside the Palace of Westm
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 10 minutes ago
for maintenance and some MPs are expected to gather outside the Palace of Westminster to witness the event. Last week, Parliament said it would review the plans to silence the chimes for four years after the Prime Minister joined an MPs’ outcry... Read more
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Aljazeera
Italy and France are playing a dangerous game in Libyato allow the Italian navy to operate inside Libya's territorial waters in order
Aljazeera / Posted 12 minutes ago
to allow the Italian navy to operate inside Libya's territorial waters in order to stem the flow of migrants. Italy's parliament voted on the move, but Sarraj did not consult others in Libya before accepting Italy's offer, and as a result, he... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
AP Explains: How ban on dual-citizen lawmakers vexes AussiesFILE - In this July 18, 2017 file image made from video, Australia Greens party
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 15 minutes ago
FILE - In this July 18, 2017 file image made from video, Australia Greens party member of parliament, Sen. Larissa Waters, left, address a press conference as Greens Party councilor Jonathan Sri watches in Brisbane, Australia. Waters, co-deputy... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Teens charged over fatal SA crashcases. Mr Rau described Sunday's incident as 'grotesquely unacceptable' and sa
Sky News Australia / Posted 18 minutes ago
cases. Mr Rau described Sunday's incident as 'grotesquely unacceptable' and said he would ensure that if the bill passed parliament it would apply in the current case should convictions be secured. 'The public expect these people to be dealt... Read more
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SKY News
6.5 million voted tactically in General ElectionNorthern Ireland and Scotland, would have put Jeremy Corbyn into 10 Downing Str
SKY News / Posted 30 minutes ago
Northern Ireland and Scotland, would have put Jeremy Corbyn into 10 Downing Street with Labour the largest party in a hung parliament. ERS chief executive Darren Hughes said: "June's election has shown first-past-the-post is unable to cope with... Read more
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Scotsman
Big Ben chimes for last time for 4 yearsfor maintenance and some MPs are expected to gather outside the Palace of Westm
Scotsman / Posted 38 minutes ago
for maintenance and some MPs are expected to gather outside the Palace of Westminster to witness the event. Last week, Parliament said it would review the plans to silence the chimes for four years after the Prime Minister joined an MPs’ outcry... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
AP Explains: How ban on dual-citizen lawmakers vexes AussiesCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's 116-year-old constitutional ban on dual
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 44 minutes ago
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's 116-year-old constitutional ban on dual citizens sitting in Parliament is a problem the country didn't know it had until recently, but now it may struggle to fix it. Seven lawmakers have revealed since July... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Assault Accused Minister Still an MP - ANCThe ANC in Parliament says it has not received a resignation letter from disgra
AllAfrica.com / Posted 53 minutes ago
The ANC in Parliament says it has not received a resignation letter from disgraced Deputy Minister of Higher Education Mduduzi Manana as a member of Parliament. ANC parliamentary spokesperson Moloto Mothapo told News24 that he was not in a position... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Aspiring MP Prioritises Water, Roads and EducationAspiring Member of Parliament (MP) of Constituency 120 in the east of Freetown,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 53 minutes ago
Aspiring Member of Parliament (MP) of Constituency 120 in the east of Freetown, Abass B. Kamara, has pledged to embark on providing safe and clean drinking water, scholarships for students, rehabilitating and constructing feeder roads within his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lawmakers Put Moratorium On Nude Photos of Mudslide VictimsWhile giving tribute to the memory of August 14th Flood and mudslide victims wh
AllAfrica.com / Posted 54 minutes ago
While giving tribute to the memory of August 14th Flood and mudslide victims which left over 300 dead, Members of Parliament yesterday unanimously adopted a resolution calling on the Sierra Leone police to arrest and charge anyone who transfer,... Read more
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dna
'Nawaz Sharif's brother Shahbaz set to become PML-N President next month' @ 2:42:54 PMa person cannot serve as an office-bearer of a political entity if he/she has b
dna / Posted 58 minutes ago
a person cannot serve as an office-bearer of a political entity if he/she has been disqualified to become a member of the parliament. Sharif?s wife Begum Kulsoom Nawaz would not have been able to contest the upcoming NA-120 by-polls, if the party... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
NSW Government to toughen laws in bid to curb rural crimejudiciary to improve education about rural crime impacts. The legislation to i
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted an hour ago
judiciary to improve education about rural crime impacts. The legislation to increase penalties will be put before the NSW Parliament soon. The legislation to increase penalties will be put before the NSW Parliament soon. ABC News: Jessica... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Nepal to hold national, provincial polls in NovemberKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal will hold elections on Nov. 26 for both the natio
San Antonio Express-News / Posted an hour ago
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal will hold elections on Nov. 26 for both the national parliament and the assemblies of the seven provinces that were recently carved out by the new constitution, a government minister said Monday. Information Minister... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Big Ben: Everything you need to know about why Westminster's Great Bell is being silencedannounced that the plan for Big Ben to remain silent until 2021 is now under re
Daily Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
announced that the plan for Big Ben to remain silent until 2021 is now under review. A Commons spokesperson said: "When Parliament returns, in light of concerns expressed by a number of MPs, the House of Commons Commission will consider the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Hyundai Motor Group faces govt calls to address "big governance risk"laws, such as using his agency's investigation powers, rather than pursuing dra
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
laws, such as using his agency's investigation powers, rather than pursuing drastic legislative changes that could fail in parliament where Moon's ruling party does not have the majority. "President Moon is taking a lesson out of the failure of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Central government shirking its responsibility in giving drought relief funds: Krishna Byre GowdaNDA government at the Centre is shirking its responsibility in giving drought r
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
NDA government at the Centre is shirking its responsibility in giving drought relief funds and violating an Act passed by Parliament in the process. Edited excerpts:The BJP is confident that their party president Amit Shah’s strategies will bring... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'People see chaos and we wear it': MPs angry over citizenship fiascoMatt Canavan are dual citizens, which puts them in breach of section 44 of the
Northern Daily Leader / Posted an hour ago
Matt Canavan are dual citizens, which puts them in breach of section 44 of the constitution, and endured a torrid week in Parliament last week. At the same time, public debate in the Coalition over protections for religious freedoms, if same-sex... Read more
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The Young Witness
'People see chaos and we wear it': MPs angry over citizenship fiascoMatt Canavan are dual citizens, which puts them in breach of section 44 of the
The Young Witness / Posted an hour ago
Matt Canavan are dual citizens, which puts them in breach of section 44 of the constitution, and endured a torrid week in Parliament last week. At the same time, public debate in the Coalition over protections for religious freedoms, if same-sex... Read more
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chroniclelive
MPs to gather for Big Ben's final bongs 'with heads bowed'British things, it's one of the most iconic world things, it's on a Unesco site
chroniclelive / Posted an hour ago
British things, it's one of the most iconic world things, it's on a Unesco site," he said. "And it doesn't belong to us in Parliament, it belongs to the people of Britain, as far as I'm concerned, and we have to have them in mind." Parliamentary... Read more
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Western Advocate
'People see chaos and we wear it': MPs angry over citizenship fiascoMatt Canavan are dual citizens, which puts them in breach of section 44 of the
Western Advocate / Posted an hour ago
Matt Canavan are dual citizens, which puts them in breach of section 44 of the constitution, and endured a torrid week in Parliament last week. At the same time, public debate in the Coalition over protections for religious freedoms, if same-sex... Read more
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Kiama Independent
'People see chaos and we wear it': MPs angry over citizenship fiascoMatt Canavan are dual citizens, which puts them in breach of section 44 of the
Kiama Independent / Posted an hour ago
Matt Canavan are dual citizens, which puts them in breach of section 44 of the constitution, and endured a torrid week in Parliament last week. At the same time, public debate in the Coalition over protections for religious freedoms, if same-sex... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Big Ben's bongs to fall silent after ding-dong over renovation timetablefor maintenance and some MPs are expected to gather outside the Palace of Westm
Irish Examiner / Posted an hour ago
for maintenance and some MPs are expected to gather outside the Palace of Westminster to witness the event. Last week, Parliament said it would review the plans to silence the chimes for four years after the Prime Minister joined an MPs' outcry... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Another party leader quits as New Zealand election race tightensof that may have been due to liberal voters switching to the Labour Party. Mr
Irish Examiner / Posted an hour ago
of that may have been due to liberal voters switching to the Labour Party. Mr Dunne struck a distinctive figure in Parliament with his favoured bow ties and white hair. He cast himself as a moderate who was willing to work with parties... Read more
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Manning River Times
'People see chaos and we wear it': MPs angry over citizenship fiascoMatt Canavan are dual citizens, which puts them in breach of section 44 of the
Manning River Times / Posted an hour ago
Matt Canavan are dual citizens, which puts them in breach of section 44 of the constitution, and endured a torrid week in Parliament last week. At the same time, public debate in the Coalition over protections for religious freedoms, if same-sex... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
'People see chaos and we wear it': MPs angry over citizenship fiascoMatt Canavan are dual citizens, which puts them in breach of section 44 of the
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted an hour ago
Matt Canavan are dual citizens, which puts them in breach of section 44 of the constitution, and endured a torrid week in Parliament last week. At the same time, public debate in the Coalition over protections for religious freedoms, if same-sex... Read more
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BBC News
Nigeria's President Buhari in plea for Nigerian unitygroup Boko Haram continued in parts of the north. 19 January: Leaves for UK on
BBC News / Posted an hour ago
group Boko Haram continued in parts of the north. 19 January: Leaves for UK on "medical vacation" 5 February: Asks parliament to extend medical leave 10 March: Returns home but does not resume work immediately 7 May: Travels to UK for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why FDC Faces a Future-Defining RaceMoses Byamugisha. The early forecast is that Gen Muntu's most potent challenge
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Moses Byamugisha. The early forecast is that Gen Muntu's most potent challenger is Mr Oboi, who lost his Kumi Municipality parliamentary seat in February 2006 and hopes to bounce back in a big way as party president. It appears the engineer has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nagenda Not Innocent but Is At Least Driven By Virtue Higher Than Abiriga'sWhen you watch Arua Municipality's Member of Parliament Ibrahim Abiriga or Kasa
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
When you watch Arua Municipality's Member of Parliament Ibrahim Abiriga or Kasanda County's Simeo Nsubuga let out war cries in their surge to rip off the untested age limit from the pages of the 1995 Constitution on TV, what do you sense as their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Edo Lawmakers - One Crisis Too Manythat the new speaker's election conform with the party's power sharing arrangem
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
that the new speaker's election conform with the party's power sharing arrangement. He explained that although members of parliament have the right to choose their leaders, Ojezua however, said that the process must conform with the political... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
China to Train Engineers in Railway Construction(NEC). NEC is the commercial arm of the Uganda People's Defence Force (UPDF) a
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
(NEC). NEC is the commercial arm of the Uganda People's Defence Force (UPDF) and was established in 1989 by an Act of Parliament. Its investments and activities are in agriculture, manufacturing and healthcare services, among... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Inside the Battle for the FDC Presidencyof the reason is the apparent strategy his opposition is using, starting with f
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
of the reason is the apparent strategy his opposition is using, starting with fielding Patrick Amuriat, who lost the parliamentary race in 2016 and keeping Muntu's usually formidable challenger, party Secretary General Nandala Mafabi out of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Stranded With Land Amendment Billhe asked. "The real reason is the lack of sufficient resources to comply with
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
he asked. "The real reason is the lack of sufficient resources to comply with the requirement for prior compensation. Parliament has got committee chairpersons but the most powerful people in parliament are the floor leaders like Nandala-... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
PAKISTAN: Agencies using blasphemy to gag criticismthe judiciary is suggesting measures to punish false accusations. Recently the
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
the judiciary is suggesting measures to punish false accusations. Recently the Islamabad High Court has suggested that parliament make the blasphemy law tougher by fixing the same punishment for any person misusing it or falsely accusing... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Target Finding for the Empire: The NSA and Pine Gapaccountable to the queries and concerns of the local indigenous population; rat
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
accountable to the queries and concerns of the local indigenous population; rather than supplying the local members of parliament from the Senate and the lower house briefings about its activities, Pine Gap is hived off from usual channels, a... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
MPs to gather for Big Ben's final bongs 'with heads bowed'British things, it's one of the most iconic world things, it's on a Unesco site
Reading Evening Post / Posted 2 hours ago
British things, it's one of the most iconic world things, it's on a Unesco site," he said. "And it doesn't belong to us in Parliament, it belongs to the people of Britain, as far as I'm concerned, and we have to have them in mind." Parliamentary... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'People see chaos and we wear it': MPs angry over citizenship fiascoMatt Canavan are dual citizens, which puts them in breach of section 44 of the
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 hours ago
Matt Canavan are dual citizens, which puts them in breach of section 44 of the constitution, and endured a torrid week in Parliament last week. At the same time, public debate in the Coalition over protections for religious freedoms, if same-sex... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Ruth Dudley Edwards: When it comes to Brexit, the EU establishment is obsessed with its own self-intereststill shocked that I voted Leave, I’ve no regrets whatsoever, writes Flags of
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
still shocked that I voted Leave, I’ve no regrets whatsoever, writes Flags of the European Union fly outside the European Parliament in France. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images) August 21 2017 Ruth Dudley Edwards: When it comes to... Read more
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Daily Mail
How Kate's jewellery box is a tribute to Dianashe gave it as a wedding present to Prince William's mother, Diana, who wore it
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
she gave it as a wedding present to Prince William's mother, Diana, who wore it for the first time at the state opening of parliament that November. Diana also wore the tiara in 1985 on an official visit to Washington with Prince Charles. And... Read more
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walesonline
MPs to gather for Big Ben's final bongs 'with heads bowed'British things, it's one of the most iconic world things, it's on a Unesco site
walesonline / Posted 2 hours ago
British things, it's one of the most iconic world things, it's on a Unesco site," he said. "And it doesn't belong to us in Parliament, it belongs to the people of Britain, as far as I'm concerned, and we have to have them in mind." Parliamentary... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
MPs to gather for Big Ben's final bongs 'with heads bowed'British things, it's one of the most iconic world things, it's on a Unesco site
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 hours ago
British things, it's one of the most iconic world things, it's on a Unesco site," he said. "And it doesn't belong to us in Parliament, it belongs to the people of Britain, as far as I'm concerned, and we have to have them in mind." Parliamentary... Read more
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The Border Mail
'People see chaos and we wear it': MPs angry over citizenship fiascoMatt Canavan are dual citizens, which puts them in breach of section 44 of the
The Border Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
Matt Canavan are dual citizens, which puts them in breach of section 44 of the constitution, and endured a torrid week in Parliament last week. At the same time, public debate in the Coalition over protections for religious freedoms, if same-sex... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'People see chaos and we wear it': MPs angry over citizenship fiascoMatt Canavan are dual citizens, which puts them in breach of section 44 of the
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 hours ago
Matt Canavan are dual citizens, which puts them in breach of section 44 of the constitution, and endured a torrid week in Parliament last week. At the same time, public debate in the Coalition over protections for religious freedoms, if same-sex... Read more
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The Courier
'People see chaos and we wear it': MPs angry over citizenship fiascoMatt Canavan are dual citizens, which puts them in breach of section 44 of the
The Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
Matt Canavan are dual citizens, which puts them in breach of section 44 of the constitution, and endured a torrid week in Parliament last week. At the same time, public debate in the Coalition over protections for religious freedoms, if same-sex... Read more
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The Economic Times
Left Parties wary of Lalu Yadav's rally in Biharactually share the stage with them. Even though senior Communist leaders had at
The Economic Times / Posted 2 hours ago
actually share the stage with them. Even though senior Communist leaders had attended the Opposition parties’ meeting in Parliament on Thursday convened by JD(U) veteran Sharad Yadav, they might skip Yadav’s “BJP hatao desh banchao”... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
MPs to gather for Big Ben's final bongs 'with heads bowed'British things, it's one of the most iconic world things, it's on a Unesco site
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 hours ago
British things, it's one of the most iconic world things, it's on a Unesco site," he said. "And it doesn't belong to us in Parliament, it belongs to the people of Britain, as far as I'm concerned, and we have to have them in mind." Parliamentary... Read more
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