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Reuters
How MTN sliced billions off its Nigerian telecoms fineasked about the March 1 letter and what had changed the NCC's view, Ojobo said
How MTN sliced billions off its Nigerian telecoms fine
Reuters / Posted 28 minutes ago
asked about the March 1 letter and what had changed the NCC's view, Ojobo said he would not discuss the negotiations. A parliamentary committee on telecommunications is reviewing the deal and the negotiations that led to it. Such reviews by... Read more
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iol.co.za
How MTN sliced billions off Nigerian fineasked about the March 1 letter and what had changed the NCC's view, Ojobo said
How MTN sliced billions off Nigerian fine
iol.co.za / Posted 2 hours ago
asked about the March 1 letter and what had changed the NCC's view, Ojobo said he would not discuss the negotiations. A parliamentary committee on telecommunications is reviewing the deal and the negotiations that led to it. Such reviews by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cord Split Delays IEBC Team's WorkA disagreement between ODM and Ford-Kenya is holding up the formation of a parl
Cord Split Delays IEBC Team's Work
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
A disagreement between ODM and Ford-Kenya is holding up the formation of a parliamentary committee to spearhead electoral reforms. The two Cord affiliate parties are unable to agree on a candidate to replace Kanu's Mogotio MP Hellen Sambili who... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
A feminist force in politics, Nancy Ruth prepares her Senate swan songto start preparing for the constitutional challenges that will arise from the n
A feminist force in politics, Nancy Ruth prepares her Senate swan song
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
to start preparing for the constitutional challenges that will arise from the new assisted-dying law. She sat on the joint parliamentary committee and is incensed the government did not include advanced directives for people who want to end their... Read more
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New Kerala
PAT files petition seeking PM Sharif's disqualification - newkerala.com #83929seeking the Prime Minister's disqualification for concealing his family's asset
PAT files petition seeking PM Sharif's disqualification - newkerala.com #83929
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
seeking the Prime Minister's disqualification for concealing his family's assets. The petitions follow the failure of the parliamentary committee on Panama Papers to prepare terms of reference for a proposed judicial commission that would hold... Read more
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iol.co.za
Top cop in nepotism claim over tainted sonwas a common assault case pending,” she said. The police service had no place
Top cop in nepotism claim over tainted son
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
was a common assault case pending,” she said. The police service had no place for nepotism and cronyism, “and the DA will not shy away from summoning Commissioner de Lange before the Parliamentary Committee to explain her actions”, Lorim... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
PAT filed petition seeking disqualification of Nawaz Sharifminister's disqualification for concealing his family's assets. The petitions
PAT filed petition seeking disqualification of Nawaz Sharif
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
minister's disqualification for concealing his family's assets. The petitions were filed following the failure of the parliamentary committee on Panama Papers to prepare terms of reference for a proposed judicial commission that would hold... Read more
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Times of Malta
Decision time for Mrieħel towers and Hondoq ir-Rummien projectprojects would be accepted in the Paceville area before a master plan for the z
Decision time for Mrieħel towers and Hondoq ir-Rummien project
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
projects would be accepted in the Paceville area before a master plan for the zone was drawn up and consultations with the parliamentary committee on the environment held. The Civil Society Network called for the same principle to apply to such... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Dads thrilled over surrogate twinsJustice is finalising its review of NSW surrogacy laws while the Federal Govern
Dads thrilled over surrogate twins
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Justice is finalising its review of NSW surrogacy laws while the Federal Government is considering recommendations made by parliamentary committee, which tabled its report on May 4. The committee made a raft of recommendations, including that the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Obeid has disgraced us: Shortenoccurred without the investigation by ICAC using the powers that the Inspector
Obeid has disgraced us: Shorten
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
occurred without the investigation by ICAC using the powers that the Inspector (Mr Levine) wants to have removed and the parliamentary committee (into ICAC) are investigating.” Asked for his reaction yesterday, Mr Levine responded: “No comment.”... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gatundu North MCAs Blame MP for 'Slow Development'to effect development "the way Gatundu South's Moses Kuria is doing for his con
Gatundu North MCAs Blame MP for 'Slow Development'
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
to effect development "the way Gatundu South's Moses Kuria is doing for his constituents". "Mr Kigo is a member of the parliamentary Committee on Land. "We saw Gatundu South get an automated lands office and [we] got excited hoping ours was... Read more
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The Financial Express
Sri Lanka president Maithripala Sirisena to appoint new central bank chief soonbank governor within hours, a week after incumbent Arjuna Mahendran said he wou
Sri Lanka president Maithripala Sirisena to appoint new central bank chief soon
The Financial Express / Posted yesterday
bank governor within hours, a week after incumbent Arjuna Mahendran said he would not seek an extension of his term until a parliamentary committee clears his name of allegations against him. “I will appoint a new Governor to the Central Bank in... Read more
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Herald Sun
Obeid has disgraced us: Shortenoccurred without the investigation by ICAC using the powers that the Inspector
Obeid has disgraced us: Shorten
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
occurred without the investigation by ICAC using the powers that the Inspector (Mr Levine) wants to have removed and the parliamentary committee (into ICAC) are investigating.” Asked for his reaction yesterday, Mr Levine responded: “No comment.”... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt to Complete Signing of Railway Loan in Octobercost at $8bn in 2013, causing unnecessary delays. This figure was later slashed
Govt to Complete Signing of Railway Loan in October
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
cost at $8bn in 2013, causing unnecessary delays. This figure was later slashed to the current estimate of $3.2bn after a parliamentary committee investigation. In 2014, Keith Muhakanizi, the secretary to the treasury, warned that taking on a... Read more
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Perth Now
Obeid has disgraced us: Shortenoccurred without the investigation by ICAC using the powers that the Inspector
Obeid has disgraced us: Shorten
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
occurred without the investigation by ICAC using the powers that the Inspector (Mr Levine) wants to have removed and the parliamentary committee (into ICAC) are investigating.” Asked for his reaction yesterday, Mr Levine responded: “No comment.”... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korea to not allow Google to use maps unless sensitive areas blurred outministries are insisting that (a license) would be possible only after proper m
S. Korea to not allow Google to use maps unless sensitive areas blurred out
Yonhap News Agency / Posted yesterday
ministries are insisting that (a license) would be possible only after proper measures are taken," Han told the parliamentary committee on defense affairs, indicating key military facilities should be blurred out first before Google is... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korea on alert for possible N.K. provocations near sea border: sourcesArido, also formerly uninhabited, along with surveillance radar and a camera, a
S. Korea on alert for possible N.K. provocations near sea border: sources
Yonhap News Agency / Posted yesterday
Arido, also formerly uninhabited, along with surveillance radar and a camera, according to the sources. In a report to the parliamentary committee on defense affairs earlier in the day, the defense ministry said there is the constant possibility of... Read more
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The Irish Times
'UK was groomed’: Irish writers throw book at Brexithave emphasised the benefits of EU membership, it barely bothered. (When Sports
'UK was groomed’: Irish writers throw book at Brexit
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
have emphasised the benefits of EU membership, it barely bothered. (When Sports Direct founder, Mike Ashley, admitted to a parliamentary committee two weeks before the vote that staff were paid less than minimum wage, it looked like the time to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Finding a New Public Protector Highlights Apathy in Filling Other PostsThere's just over a week for public comments on the 59 nominations for the next
Finding a New Public Protector Highlights Apathy in Filling Other Posts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
There's just over a week for public comments on the 59 nominations for the next Public Protector to reach the parliamentary committee heading the process. On Tuesday committee chairwoman Makhosi Khoza said next week Friday (8 July) was the last day... Read more
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iafrica.com
Public Protector nominees cut down to 59website yesterday. African National Congress (ANC) Member of Parliament (MP) M
Public Protector nominees cut down to 59
iafrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
website yesterday. African National Congress (ANC) Member of Parliament (MP) Makhosi Khoza, who chairs the special parliamentary committee set up to find a replacement for Madonsela, says it will meet early next month to consider drawing up... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Public Protector hopefuls whittled down to 59 nomineeswebsite yesterday. African National Congress (ANC) Member of Parliament (MP) M
Public Protector hopefuls whittled down to 59 nominees
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
website yesterday. African National Congress (ANC) Member of Parliament (MP) Makhosi Khoza, who chairs the special parliamentary committee set up to find a replacement for Madonsela, says it will meet early next month to consider drawing up... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Until we're as good as the bot-makers, we might want to give a little less authority to what's trendingthat's impossible to verify, given the nature of 4chan, but in keeping with the
Until we're as good as the bot-makers, we might want to give a little less authority to what's trending
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
that's impossible to verify, given the nature of 4chan, but in keeping with the community's ethos and modus operandi. The parliamentary committee that oversees the petition site has said it's investigating allegations of fraud, and that it's... Read more
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WA Today
Until we're as good as the bot-makers, we might want to give a little less authority to what's trendingthat's impossible to verify, given the nature of 4chan, but in keeping with the
Until we're as good as the bot-makers, we might want to give a little less authority to what's trending
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
that's impossible to verify, given the nature of 4chan, but in keeping with the community's ethos and modus operandi. The parliamentary committee that oversees the petition site has said it's investigating allegations of fraud, and that it's... Read more
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The Age
Until we're as good as the bot-makers, we might want to give a little less authority to what's trendingthat's impossible to verify, given the nature of 4chan, but in keeping with the
Until we're as good as the bot-makers, we might want to give a little less authority to what's trending
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
that's impossible to verify, given the nature of 4chan, but in keeping with the community's ethos and modus operandi. The parliamentary committee that oversees the petition site has said it's investigating allegations of fraud, and that it's... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Until we're as good as the bot-makers, we might want to give a little less authority to what's trendingthat's impossible to verify, given the nature of 4chan, but in keeping with the
Until we're as good as the bot-makers, we might want to give a little less authority to what's trending
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
that's impossible to verify, given the nature of 4chan, but in keeping with the community's ethos and modus operandi. The parliamentary committee that oversees the petition site has said it's investigating allegations of fraud, and that it's... Read more
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Canberra Times
Until we're as good as the bot-makers, we might want to give a little less authority to what's trendingthat's impossible to verify, given the nature of 4chan, but in keeping with the
Until we're as good as the bot-makers, we might want to give a little less authority to what's trending
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
that's impossible to verify, given the nature of 4chan, but in keeping with the community's ethos and modus operandi. The parliamentary committee that oversees the petition site has said it's investigating allegations of fraud, and that it's... Read more
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Daily Maverick
SABC denies revolt and appoints new ‘leader’SABC to its financial stability,” said Maxegwana. He remained confident the SAB
SABC denies revolt and appoints new ‘leader’
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 days ago
SABC to its financial stability,” said Maxegwana. He remained confident the SABC could handle the transition and said the parliamentary committee would get a briefing from the board following the elections. In a statement, Communications Minister... Read more
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DW
Germany puts a (long) leash on its spooks |oversee the agency. But the bill is actually a diluted version of what had bee
Germany puts a (long) leash on its spooks |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
oversee the agency. But the bill is actually a diluted version of what had been originally planned and recommended by the parliamentary committee, building in a number of exceptions to allow the BND to spy on targets within the EU. The BND will... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Registrar for Ethics Committee a Move in the Right DirectionA new registrar will hopefully work together with the reconstituted committee i
New Registrar for Ethics Committee a Move in the Right Direction
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
A new registrar will hopefully work together with the reconstituted committee in giving a fresh start for this important Parliamentary Committee. It was under the advice of Ms Fazela Mohamed that the committee was found by the Western Cape High... Read more
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iol.co.za
How bots conned Brexit votersthat's impossible to verify, given the nature of 4chan, but in keeping with the
How bots conned Brexit voters
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
that's impossible to verify, given the nature of 4chan, but in keeping with the community's ethos and modus operandi. The parliamentary committee that oversees the petition site has said it's investigating allegations of fraud, and that it's... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
ECP cannot take action against PMjudges of high courts as members of the constitutional body in consultation wit
ECP cannot take action against PM
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
judges of high courts as members of the constitutional body in consultation with the Supreme Court chief justice, but the Parliamentary Committee on Electoral Reforms did not accept this proposal. If the parliamentary committee approves this... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
How online bots conned Brexit votersThe parliamentary committee that oversees the petition site has said it's inves
How online bots conned Brexit voters
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
The parliamentary committee that oversees the petition site has said it's investigating allegations of fraud. Hundreds of thousands of Twitter accounts tweeted about the #Brexit in the lead-up to last week's historic vote. In its aftermath, millions... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Controversial Qld MP Pyne to run againPyne last month introduced a private member's bill to decriminalise abortion in
Controversial Qld MP Pyne to run again
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
Pyne last month introduced a private member's bill to decriminalise abortion in Queensland which is currently before a parliamentary committee. Revealing his next battleground will be coal seam gas (CSG), Mr Pyne flagged plans to introduce... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Welcome parliamentary oversight is not enough to fix security policyfirst step toward accountability. The legislation would finally give to Canada
Welcome parliamentary oversight is not enough to fix security policy
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 3 days ago
first step toward accountability. The legislation would finally give to Canada what most of our allies already have: a parliamentary committee that provides democratic oversight of our national security establishment. The all-party committee’s... Read more
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New Kerala
Electoral reforms necessary to curb black money: newkerala.com #82647of elections'. Hence I said discussion should happen," the Prime Minister said.
Electoral reforms necessary to curb black money: newkerala.com #82647
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
of elections'. Hence I said discussion should happen," the Prime Minister said. "This issue has also been discussed in a parliamentary committee. This work has also been started by the Election Commission. This issue of elections is also... Read more
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Tax-News.com
US, S Korea Open To Bilateral UK Free Trade Dealswith the UK that not only continues but expands the level of trade between our
US, S Korea Open To Bilateral UK Free Trade Deals
Tax-News.com / Posted 3 days ago
with the UK that not only continues but expands the level of trade between our two nations." In like manner, during a parliamentary committee meeting, Yun remarked that South Korea is willing to consider a bilateral FTA with the UK in response... Read more
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The Economic Times
Violence hurting J&K's economy, says CM Mehbooba Muftiof terror attack on CRPF bus in Pampore on Saturday in which eight security per
Violence hurting J&K's economy, says CM Mehbooba Mufti
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
of terror attack on CRPF bus in Pampore on Saturday in which eight security personnel were killed and 21 injured. The Parliamentary Committee discussed issues pertaining to development of modern tourism infrastructure in Jammu and Kashmir, an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kasese Needs More Than a Ministerial Appointmentthe construction of Kasese airfield has been mentioned, and actually said to be
Kasese Needs More Than a Ministerial Appointment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
the construction of Kasese airfield has been mentioned, and actually said to be budgeted for! The latest report by the parliamentary committee on parastatals and state enterprises indicated individuals heading the several enterprises. It was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CBK Boss Says Collapsed Banks Could Have Stayed Openand accused the new administration of failing to act decisively to forestall th
CBK Boss Says Collapsed Banks Could Have Stayed Open
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
and accused the new administration of failing to act decisively to forestall the crisis. Prof Ndung'u was summoned by the Parliamentary Committee on Finance, Planning and Trade to shed light on the collapse of Imperial, Chase and Dubai banks in... Read more
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The Irish Times
'Ignorant, bigoted': Irish writers respond to Brexithave emphasised the benefits of EU membership, it barely bothered. (When Sports
'Ignorant, bigoted': Irish writers respond to Brexit
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
have emphasised the benefits of EU membership, it barely bothered. (When Sports Direct founder, Mike Ashley, admitted to a parliamentary committee two weeks before the vote that staff were paid less than minimum wage, it looked like the time to... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Minister Scraps Conscription for MoD, Drawing GDDG�s Criticismelections, meaning that they would no longer run under the joint ticket. GDDG
Minister Scraps Conscription for MoD, Drawing GDDG�s Criticism
Civil Georgia / Posted 3 days ago
elections, meaning that they would no longer run under the joint ticket. GDDG MP Irakli Sesiashvili, who chairs parliamentary committee for defense and security, said that although technically the Defense Minister has the right not to... Read more
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Zero Hedge
June 27Brexit. (http://bit.ly/28TASTW) The Guardian Michael Sherwood, the vice-chair
June 27
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
Brexit. (http://bit.ly/28TASTW) The Guardian Michael Sherwood, the vice-chairman of Goldman Sachs, will appear before a parliamentary committee on Wednesday to answer questions about his ties with Philip Green as MPs deepen their investigation... Read more
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The Irish Times
Irish writers take a red pen to Brexithave emphasised the benefits of EU membership, it barely bothered. (When Sports
Irish writers take a red pen to Brexit
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
have emphasised the benefits of EU membership, it barely bothered. (When Sports Direct founder, Mike Ashley, admitted to a parliamentary committee two weeks before the vote that staff were paid less than minimum wage, it looked like the time to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NIC to Conduct Public Education On Insurance in Bagamoyoes Salaam-Bagamoyo Road. The accident occurred at Kerege area in Bagamoyo Dist
NIC to Conduct Public Education On Insurance in Bagamoyo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
es Salaam-Bagamoyo Road. The accident occurred at Kerege area in Bagamoyo District in Coast Region, during a tour by the Parliamentary Committee on Regional Administration and Local Government to inspect various projects. He said NIC had already... Read more
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iafrica.com
72 people vying for Public Protector roleSapa A number of seventy-two people have been nominated for the Public Protect
72 people vying for Public Protector role
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Sapa A number of seventy-two people have been nominated for the Public Protector role, according to the chairperson of the parliamentary committee responsible for selecting Thuli Madonsela’s successor. Makhosi Khoza said she is overwhelmed by the... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
PPP to file a reference in ECP for disqualification of Nawaz Sharifreference. Khosa had done necessary spadework for the reference sometime ago,
PPP to file a reference in ECP for disqualification of Nawaz Sharif
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
reference. Khosa had done necessary spadework for the reference sometime ago, but he was waiting for the outcome of the parliamentary committee discussing terms of reference for the judicial commission on the Panama leaks. Now the reference is... Read more
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The Hindu
AIIMS whistleblower's plea for work dismissed by Delhi HCas per statutory decisions under AIIMS Act, orders of Central Govt. and repeate
AIIMS whistleblower's plea for work dismissed by Delhi HC
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
as per statutory decisions under AIIMS Act, orders of Central Govt. and repeated commitments made to the Standing Parliamentary Committee, as he was rendered almost without any work, after arbitrary work withdrawal orders issued by... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Saenuri party appoints new secretary-generaland security from 2006 and 2008. This photo taken on June 21, 2016, shows Rep.
Saenuri party appoints new secretary-general
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 4 days ago
and security from 2006 and 2008. This photo taken on June 21, 2016, shows Rep. Park Myung-jae speaking during a parliamentary committee session. (Yonhap) Meanwhile, Rep. Kim Tae-heum, the party's first vice secretary-general, offered to... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Saenuri party appoints new secretary-generalis pro-President Park and the other that's not. He served as minister of public
Saenuri party appoints new secretary-general
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 4 days ago
is pro-President Park and the other that's not. He served as minister of public administration and security from 2006 and 2008. This photo taken on June 21, 2016, shows Rep. Park Myung-jae speaking during a parliamentary committee session. (Yo... Read more
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Law Society Gazette
Memory laneServices Bill this week vehemently denied that the bill is a ‘short step to tyr
Memory lane
Law Society Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Services Bill this week vehemently denied that the bill is a ‘short step to tyranny’ as she faced a grilling by the joint parliamentary committee scrutinising the proposed legislation. Department for Constitutional Affairs minister Bridget... Read more
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