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Inquirier.net
FULL TEXT: INQ&A with Senator Grace PoeWith the traffic problem in Metro Manila affecting the country’s economy and pr
FULL TEXT: INQ&A with Senator Grace Poe
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 hours ago
With the traffic problem in Metro Manila affecting the country’s economy and productivity, Senator Grace Poe joined INQ&A last August 30 for an hour-long interview. Poe, who is the chairman of the Senate Committee on Public Order, has been holding... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Quake Study On State Safety Planto invest heavily in the study of tremors to ensure people's safety. The gover
Quake Study On State Safety Plan
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
to invest heavily in the study of tremors to ensure people's safety. The government's resolve was made public here on Thursday by the Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office responsible for Policy and Parliamentary Coordination, Ms... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Change or die, moderates warn Labour Partylined up to warn that the party could die if it does not change. The warnings
Change or die, moderates warn Labour Party
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
lined up to warn that the party could die if it does not change. The warnings came a day after Jeremy Corbyn's re-election as leader, as an ICM opinion poll for The Sun on Sunday put Labour on 26% - its worst standing since 2009 and 15 points... Read more
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The News and Star
Change or die, moderates warn Labour Partylined up to warn that the party could die if it does not change. The warnings
Change or die, moderates warn Labour Party
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
lined up to warn that the party could die if it does not change. The warnings came a day after Jeremy Corbyn's re-election as leader, as an ICM opinion poll for The Sun on Sunday put Labour on 26% - its worst standing since 2009 and 15 points... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Jeremy Corbyn re-elected as Labour Party leader « Shropshire StarShropshire-educated Mr Corbyn, who had been the overwhelming hot favourite, won
Jeremy Corbyn re-elected as Labour Party leader « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 3 days ago
Shropshire-educated Mr Corbyn, who had been the overwhelming hot favourite, won 61.8 per cent of the vote, getting 313,209 votes to Mr Smith's 193,229. Mr Corbyn said the both he and Mr Smith were part of the "same Labour family" in an appeal for... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Jeremy Corbyn wins Labour leadership electionbeating off the challenge from fellow MP Owen Smith. The fight for the top job
Jeremy Corbyn wins Labour leadership election
Nottingham Post / Posted 3 days ago
beating off the challenge from fellow MP Owen Smith. The fight for the top job came about after an attempted coup by the Parliamentary Labour Party, which saw 42 MPs - including Gedling's Vernon Coaker, Nottingham South's Lilian Greenwood and... Read more
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NBC News
The GOP isn't the only political party divided over its candidateLONDON — The turmoil inside the Republican Party under Donald Trump's divisive
The GOP isn't the only political party divided over its candidate
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
LONDON — The turmoil inside the Republican Party under Donald Trump's divisive candidacy is being mirrored across the Atlantic in Britain, where another outsider is confounding political experts. The U.K.'s opposition Labour Party is expected to... Read more
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The Hill
Democracy in Georgia, on the American mindEarlier this month, in a strong showing of bipartisan unity, the House of Repre
Democracy in Georgia, on the American mind
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
Earlier this month, in a strong showing of bipartisan unity, the House of Representatives passed House Resolution 660, conveying America's support for Georgia's territorial integrity, with a vote of 410 to 6. In light of continued Russian occupation... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Committee shake-upThe House of Representatives, which adjourned for its summer recess on 6 Septem
Committee shake-up
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
The House of Representatives, which adjourned for its summer recess on 6 September, is due to begin its second session on 4 October. According to parliament’s internal bylaws, MPs meet at the beginning of each legislative season to elect the senior... Read more
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Pilipino Star
House body backs Rody emergency powersMANILA, Philippines - The House committee on transportation has agreed in princ
House body backs Rody emergency powers
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - The House committee on transportation has agreed in principle to endorse the proposed grant of emergency powers to President Duterte to allow him to address the traffic crisis in Metro Manila. At the Senate, the committee on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No Need for Treasury to Finance Nuclear - Molefeby the fiscus. There are enough potential financiers who would be willing to ta
No Need for Treasury to Finance Nuclear - Molefe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
by the fiscus. There are enough potential financiers who would be willing to take the risk, said Brian Molefe, Eskom CEO on Wednesday. Speaking to Fin24 on the sidelines of a parliamentary meeting, Molefe said he doesn't believe a nuclear build... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Locals Paying With Their Lives for Electricity Theftsway violently as perched birds chirp in Mukuubu Village, Mutoto Sub-county in
Locals Paying With Their Lives for Electricity Theft
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
sway violently as perched birds chirp in Mukuubu Village, Mutoto Sub-county in Mbale District. The family has just lost a son. Unlike the traditional commotion that accompanies mourning among the Bagisu community, family members and other mourners... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Trade ministry agencies come under nearly 12,000 hacking attacks: reportSEOUL, Sept. 22 (Yonhap) -- There were nearly 12,000 hacking attempts over the
Trade ministry agencies come under nearly 12,000 hacking attacks: report
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 6 days ago
SEOUL, Sept. 22 (Yonhap) -- There were nearly 12,000 hacking attempts over the past five years on organizations under the trade ministry, the heaviest attack carried out against the agency that oversees the country's nuclear reactors, a report... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Molefe Moots Compulsory Prepaid Electricity for AllEskom CEO Brian Molefe is of the view that legislation in South Africa should b
Molefe Moots Compulsory Prepaid Electricity for All
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Eskom CEO Brian Molefe is of the view that legislation in South Africa should be changed, making it standard to use prepaid electricity. Speaking to MPs during a parliamentary briefing with Eskom and the Select Committee on Communications and Public... Read more
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The New Statesman
The NS Podcast #173: Mandates, minorities and the Moreno scaleis undesirable. Labour must look forward and place values above doctrine. Hele
The NS Podcast #173: Mandates, minorities and the Moreno scale
The New Statesman / Posted 6 days ago
is undesirable. Labour must look forward and place values above doctrine. Helen Lewis: Are we ready for English nationalism? Syria Notebook: Jeremy Bowen reports from a deserted Aleppo. The Diary: Dylan Jones on spying on the spies,... Read more
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The New Statesman
In this week's magazine | The New Timesis undesirable. Labour must look forward and place values above doctrine. Hele
In this week's magazine | The New Times
The New Statesman / Posted 6 days ago
is undesirable. Labour must look forward and place values above doctrine. Helen Lewis: Are we ready for English nationalism? Syria Notebook: Jeremy Bowen reports from a deserted Aleppo. The Diary: Dylan Jones on spying on the spies,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DA Compels Energy Chairperson to Release All Nuke Documents By October 11thToday, the DA utilised a Parliamentary Legal Opinion to compel the Minister of
DA Compels Energy Chairperson to Release All Nuke Documents By October 11th
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Today, the DA utilised a Parliamentary Legal Opinion to compel the Minister of Energy, Tina Joematt-Pettersson, to release to Parliament all documents relating to the nuclear new build programme, set to commence on 30 September 2016, by no later than... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Focus Now On Magufuli After World Bank RullingTenesco headquarters building. Dar es Salaam — The recent ruling by a World Ba
Focus Now On Magufuli After World Bank Rulling
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Tenesco headquarters building. Dar es Salaam — The recent ruling by a World Bank affiliated tribunal, the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) that has ordered the national power firm, Tanesco, to pay Standard Chartered... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Parliament goes toe-to-toe with Joemat-Pettersson on nuclear documentsThe decision follows the legal advice the DA sought from Parliament's legal adv
Parliament goes toe-to-toe with Joemat-Pettersson on nuclear documents
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
The decision follows the legal advice the DA sought from Parliament's legal advisers‚ who advised that the minister had no right to refuse to supply documents if so requested by a chairperson of a portfolio committee. It was up to the chairperson to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Public Finance Watchdog Failed Its Mandate On NuclearEvidence from other countries suggests that the credibility and independence of
Why Public Finance Watchdog Failed Its Mandate On Nuclear
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Evidence from other countries suggests that the credibility and independence of such an office is only truly tested when it is asked to provide advice about a politically significant issue. South Africa's Parliamentary Budget Office recently faced... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Why Parliament's public finance watchdog failed its mandate on nuclearSouth Africa’s Parliamentary Budget Office is a largely unknown but important i
Why Parliament's public finance watchdog failed its mandate on nuclear
Mail & Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
South Africa’s Parliamentary Budget Office is a largely unknown but important institution. It was established in 2009 to provide technically credible, independent advice to members of parliament about public finance and economic issues. Evidence... Read more
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Times of Malta
Judicial appointmentsUntil August 4, 2016, members of the judiciary were appointed by the government
Judicial appointments
Times of Malta / Posted 9 days ago
Until August 4, 2016, members of the judiciary were appointed by the government. No consultation was held on such appointments consisting in a unilateral decision based on political patronage. Nor was any evaluation carried out of prospective... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Parliament is back, and the Liberals have some big decisions to makeParliament returns, Monday, with little to do. The Trudeau government, nearing
Parliament is back, and the Liberals have some big decisions to make
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Parliament returns, Monday, with little to do. The Trudeau government, nearing a year in office, is moving quickly on several fronts, while dragging its feet elsewhere. But like majority governments before them, the Liberals are concentrating power... Read more
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Reuters
China charges brother of former aide to retired president over graftLing Zhengce, deputy chairman of the Shanxi branch of the Chinese People's Poli
China charges brother of former aide to retired president over graft
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
Ling Zhengce, deputy chairman of the Shanxi branch of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), attends a meeting in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, China, in this January 22, 2013 file photo. REUTERS/Stringer BEIJING China has... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China charges brother of former aide to retired president over graftBEIJING: China has charged the brother of a disgraced one-time aide to former P
China charges brother of former aide to retired president over graft
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
BEIJING: China has charged the brother of a disgraced one-time aide to former President Hu Jintao with receiving bribes, the country's supreme court said on Sunday, the latest among a number of former officials to be accused. Ling Zhengce, the... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Hogan appointed to influential committeesPAGE MP Kevin Hogan has been appointed to six Parliamentary Committees, includi
Hogan appointed to influential committees
Daily Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
PAGE MP Kevin Hogan has been appointed to six Parliamentary Committees, including chair of the influential Standing Committee for Tax and Revenue. Mr Hogan has also been appointed to the Speakers Panel, which means he will be called upon to perform... Read more
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Northern Star
Hogan appointed to influential committeesPAGE MP Kevin Hogan has been appointed to six Parliamentary Committees, includi
Hogan appointed to influential committees
Northern Star / Posted 10 days ago
PAGE MP Kevin Hogan has been appointed to six Parliamentary Committees, including chair of the influential Standing Committee for Tax and Revenue. Mr Hogan has also been appointed to the Speakers Panel, which means he will be called upon to perform... Read more
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The New Statesman
Nostalgia without memoryIn the summer of 2000 I was commissioned by Harper’s Bazaar magazine to write a
Nostalgia without memory
The New Statesman / Posted 10 days ago
In the summer of 2000 I was commissioned by Harper’s Bazaar magazine to write about the young gilded special advisers who were working for Tony Blair and Gordon Brown or orbiting around them, or who were close to Peter Mandelson. Most of them wanted... Read more
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The North West Star
One in five NSW children overweight or obeseNSW: Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a health
One in five NSW children overweight or obese
The North West Star / Posted 11 days ago
NSW: Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight has shifted, with one in five NSW children qualifying as overweight or obese. NSW Premier Mike Baird has named childhood obesity as one of his 12 priorities.... Read more
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Daily Liberal
One in five NSW children overweight or obeseNSW: Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a health
One in five NSW children overweight or obese
Daily Liberal / Posted 11 days ago
NSW: Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight has shifted, with one in five NSW children qualifying as overweight or obese. NSW Premier Mike Baird has named childhood obesity as one of his 12 priorities.... Read more
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The Border Mail
One in five NSW children overweight or obeseNSW: Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a health
One in five NSW children overweight or obese
The Border Mail / Posted 11 days ago
NSW: Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight has shifted, with one in five NSW children qualifying as overweight or obese. NSW Premier Mike Baird has named childhood obesity as one of his 12 priorities.... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
One in five NSW children overweight or obeseNSW: Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a health
One in five NSW children overweight or obese
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
NSW: Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight has shifted, with one in five NSW children qualifying as overweight or obese. NSW Premier Mike Baird has named childhood obesity as one of his 12 priorities.... Read more
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The Courier
One in five NSW children overweight or obeseNSW: Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a health
One in five NSW children overweight or obese
The Courier / Posted 11 days ago
NSW: Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight has shifted, with one in five NSW children qualifying as overweight or obese. NSW Premier Mike Baird has named childhood obesity as one of his 12 priorities.... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
One in five NSW children overweight or obeseNSW: Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a health
One in five NSW children overweight or obese
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 11 days ago
NSW: Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight has shifted, with one in five NSW children qualifying as overweight or obese. NSW Premier Mike Baird has named childhood obesity as one of his 12 priorities.... Read more
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The Young Witness
One in five NSW children overweight or obeseNSW: Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a health
One in five NSW children overweight or obese
The Young Witness / Posted 11 days ago
NSW: Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight has shifted, with one in five NSW children qualifying as overweight or obese. NSW Premier Mike Baird has named childhood obesity as one of his 12 priorities.... Read more
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Western Advocate
One in five NSW children overweight or obeseNSW: Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a health
One in five NSW children overweight or obese
Western Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
NSW: Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight has shifted, with one in five NSW children qualifying as overweight or obese. NSW Premier Mike Baird has named childhood obesity as one of his 12 priorities.... Read more
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Kiama Independent
One in five NSW children overweight or obeseNSW: Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a health
One in five NSW children overweight or obese
Kiama Independent / Posted 11 days ago
NSW: Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight has shifted, with one in five NSW children qualifying as overweight or obese. NSW Premier Mike Baird has named childhood obesity as one of his 12 priorities.... Read more
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Manning River Times
One in five NSW children overweight or obeseNSW: Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a health
One in five NSW children overweight or obese
Manning River Times / Posted 11 days ago
NSW: Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight has shifted, with one in five NSW children qualifying as overweight or obese. NSW Premier Mike Baird has named childhood obesity as one of his 12 priorities.... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
One in five NSW children overweight or obeseNSW: Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a health
One in five NSW children overweight or obese
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 11 days ago
NSW: Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight has shifted, with one in five NSW children qualifying as overweight or obese. NSW Premier Mike Baird has named childhood obesity as one of his 12 priorities.... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Obesity is the new normal with one in five children overweight or obeseChildhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy wei
Obesity is the new normal with one in five children overweight or obese
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 11 days ago
Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight has shifted, with one in five NSW children qualifying as overweight or obese. Childhood obesity is so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight is shifting,... Read more
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The Young Witness
Obesity is the new normal with one in five children overweight or obeseChildhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy wei
Obesity is the new normal with one in five children overweight or obese
The Young Witness / Posted 11 days ago
Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight has shifted, with one in five NSW children qualifying as overweight or obese. Childhood obesity is so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight is shifting,... Read more
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The Age
The complex issue even doctors are getting wrongChildhood obesity is so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight is s
The complex issue even doctors are getting wrong
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
Childhood obesity is so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight is shifting, with one in five NSW children qualifying as overweight or obese, a state government report says. New findings from the Sax Institute's 45 And Up Study show... Read more
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Western Advocate
Obesity is the new normal with one in five children overweight or obeseChildhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy wei
Obesity is the new normal with one in five children overweight or obese
Western Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight has shifted, with one in five NSW children qualifying as overweight or obese. Childhood obesity is so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight is shifting,... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Obesity is the new normal with one in five children overweight or obeseChildhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy wei
Obesity is the new normal with one in five children overweight or obese
Daily Liberal / Posted 11 days ago
Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight has shifted, with one in five NSW children qualifying as overweight or obese. Childhood obesity is so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight is shifting,... Read more
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The Border Mail
Obesity is the new normal with one in five children overweight or obeseChildhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy wei
Obesity is the new normal with one in five children overweight or obese
The Border Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight has shifted, with one in five NSW children qualifying as overweight or obese. Childhood obesity is so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight is shifting,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The complex issue even doctors are getting wrongChildhood obesity is so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight is s
The complex issue even doctors are getting wrong
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Childhood obesity is so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight is shifting, with one in five NSW children qualifying as overweight or obese, a state government report says. New findings from the Sax Institute's 45 And Up Study show... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Obesity is the new normal with one in five children overweight or obeseChildhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy wei
Obesity is the new normal with one in five children overweight or obese
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
Childhood obesity has become so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight has shifted, with one in five NSW children qualifying as overweight or obese. Childhood obesity is so entrenched that the perception of a healthy weight is shifting,... Read more
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Farming Life
Lords to question George Eustice on fisheriesThe House of Lords EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee will continue its sh
Lords to question George Eustice on fisheries
Farming Life / Posted 11 days ago
The House of Lords EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee will continue its short inquiry into Brexit and UK fisheries policy today, Wednesday 14 September when it will question the Minister for Fisheries George Eustice MP and representatives from... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
MPs debate faulty tumble dryers following two firesThe debate was raised in Parliament on Tuesday evening (September 13) by Hammer
MPs debate faulty tumble dryers following two fires
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 12 days ago
The debate was raised in Parliament on Tuesday evening (September 13) by Hammersmith MP Andy Slaughter after a tower block fire in Shepherd's Bush, London. The incident required 120 firefighters to put out the flames. The chairman of the Business,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Coughlan on Road to Mayoralty polls showsuccessful experience in the business world and in senior corporate roles as we
Coughlan on Road to Mayoralty polls show
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
successful experience in the business world and in senior corporate roles as well as the voluntary sector to get stuff done. My first job was working for New Zealand Aluminium Smelters, New Zealand’s fifth biggest exporter at the time, based at... Read more
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