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Wakefield Today
Anne McIntosh: Trade with EU is vital to our farmerswill speak for themselves. Baroness McIntosh of Pickering is a Tory peer and f
Anne McIntosh: Trade with EU is vital to our farmers
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will speak for themselves. Baroness McIntosh of Pickering is a Tory peer and former chairman of Parliament’s environment select committee. She was previously the MP for Thirsk and Malton. Have you got something to share on the story? Were you... Read more
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The Register
BBC post-Savile culture change means staff can 'speak truth to power'£126m Digital Media Initiative, director general of the BBC Tony Hall told MPs.
BBC post-Savile culture change means staff can 'speak truth to power'
The Register / Posted 4 minutes ago
£126m Digital Media Initiative, director general of the BBC Tony Hall told MPs. Appearing in front of a Parliamentary select committee on the BBC’s critical projects, Hall said: "One of the things that struck me most about DMI was that... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Congressional committee on jet noise holds first public meeting in Santa Cruzbig problem. "They had no idea that a community 60 miles away would be impacte
Congressional committee on jet noise holds first public meeting in Santa Cruz
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 3 hours ago
big problem. "They had no idea that a community 60 miles away would be impacted so heavily by the noise,” said Meyer. The Select Committee on South Bay Arrivals is made up of 12 local and San Francisco Bay Area elected officials. They’ve been... Read more
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The Mercury News
Darcie Green plans to sue Kaiser over Sen. Beall's alleged involvementthe senator has long been involved with mental health issues: Beall chairs the
Darcie Green plans to sue Kaiser over Sen. Beall's alleged involvement
The Mercury News / Posted 5 hours ago
the senator has long been involved with mental health issues: Beall chairs the Senate Mental Health Caucus and the Senate Select Committee on Mental Health. He also sits on the State Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Committee,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Hillary Clinton broke the rules for using private email, State Department saysreview had been done. One of Clinton’s top GOP critics in Congress, Rep. Trey
Hillary Clinton broke the rules for using private email, State Department says
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 hours ago
review had been done. One of Clinton’s top GOP critics in Congress, Rep. Trey Gowdy of South Carolina, who chairs the Select Committee on Benghazi, said the report vindicates the controversial, long-running investigation he has led into... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
'Fashmob' Parliament to show commitment to Smokefree 2025to create incentives for quitting and to control and reduce the supply of tobac
'Fashmob' Parliament to show commitment to Smokefree 2025
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 hours ago
to create incentives for quitting and to control and reduce the supply of tobacco in New Zealand.“When the Maori Affairs Select Committee held its Inquiry on the tobacco industry and the consequences of tobacco use for Maori, it made 42... Read more
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The Hill
Clinton’s email troubles deepensaid at the time. The report is the first of several potential storms ahead fo
Clinton’s email troubles deepen
The Hill / Posted 7 hours ago
said at the time. The report is the first of several potential storms ahead for Clinton. Within the next month, the House Select Committee on Benghazi is planning to release its final report on the events of the 2012 terror attacks in Libya. While... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Saudi Arabia Has Finally Figured Out How To Get Washington's Attention: Lobbyiststhe government of Saudi Arabia as being complicit in the attacks. Former Senat
Saudi Arabia Has Finally Figured Out How To Get Washington's Attention: Lobbyists
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 hours ago
the government of Saudi Arabia as being complicit in the attacks. Former Senator Bob Graham, then Chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence had this exchange in the interview... Interviewer: You believe that support came from Saudi... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Tory MP slams Turnbull for saying he would welcome the UK remaining in the EUto remain in the European Union (EU). Key points: Conservative MP Andrew Rosi
Tory MP slams Turnbull for saying he would welcome the UK remaining in the EU
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 hours ago
to remain in the European Union (EU). Key points: Conservative MP Andrew Rosindell, who also sits on the Foreign Affairs Select Committee, has told the ABC he believes Australia would never countenance signing away legal or political powers to... Read more
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Newsmax
GOP Rips Hillary on Email Review: 'A Very Scathing Report'only one reason why these facts are now available to the American people: thoro
GOP Rips Hillary on Email Review: 'A Very Scathing Report'
Newsmax / Posted 11 hours ago
only one reason why these facts are now available to the American people: thorough congressional oversight, including the Select Committee on Benghazi's insistence that any truly comprehensive review of what happened before, during, and after the... Read more
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dna
Ordinance to amend Enemy Property Act to be 're-promulgated'said a senior functionary. A bill to replace the ordinance is pending with the
Ordinance to amend Enemy Property Act to be 're-promulgated'
dna / Posted 14 hours ago
said a senior functionary. A bill to replace the ordinance is pending with the Rajya Sabha which had referred it to a Select Committee. The Committee had recently tabled its report in the House recommending a few changes. Following the end of... Read more
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Newsmax
Gowdy: 'Congressional Oversight' Reason Behind Clinton Email Reportbehind the State Department Inspector General's report faulting Hillary Clinton
Gowdy: 'Congressional Oversight' Reason Behind Clinton Email Report
Newsmax / Posted 15 hours ago
behind the State Department Inspector General's report faulting Hillary Clinton's email practices. Gowdy, chairman of the Select Committee on Benghazi, wrote that his committee was the "first and only one" that fought to obtain the emails. "There... Read more
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MLive.com
'I need you to destroy me,' former staffer testifies in Courser/Gamrat criminal caseMichigan House investigators. Courser testified that, during an investigation,
'I need you to destroy me,' former staffer testifies in Courser/Gamrat criminal case
MLive.com / Posted 15 hours ago
Michigan House investigators. Courser testified that, during an investigation, he appeared and testified before a House Select Committee because he was seeking censure and he believed he would not be prosecuted in doing so. In September,... Read more
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express
Traffic police numbers fell in 2015in the number of officers whose primary responsibility is tackling crime on our
Traffic police numbers fell in 2015
express / Posted 17 hours ago
in the number of officers whose primary responsibility is tackling crime on our roads. “A recent report from the Transport Select Committee called on the government to support police forces in maintaining the numbers of specialist officers on the... Read more
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The Hill
Why can't Congress stop the EPA's assault on private property rights?talking about a cornerstone of liberty. Combest represented the 19th Congressi
Why can't Congress stop the EPA's assault on private property rights?
The Hill / Posted 18 hours ago
talking about a cornerstone of liberty. Combest represented the 19th Congressional District of Texas from 1985 to 2002 and chaired the Select Committee on Intelligence and the Agriculture Committee. He is now a principal at Combest Sell & Associat... Read more
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Chichester Observer
‘Knee-jerk reactions’ to traffic collisions before inquests are ‘no help whatsoever’roads, earlier this year. The revised framework was supported by members of WS
‘Knee-jerk reactions’ to traffic collisions before inquests are ‘no help whatsoever’
Chichester Observer / Posted 18 hours ago
roads, earlier this year. The revised framework was supported by members of WSCC’s environmental and community services select committee at a meeting earlier this month. But during the discussion, Derek Whittington (Con, Fontwell) criticised... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Feds Probing Potential Insider Trading By Senator Bob CorkerUBS and CBL." This is what Vanity Fair added to this curious story: As the com
Feds Probing Potential Insider Trading By Senator Bob Corker
Zero Hedge / Posted 18 hours ago
UBS and CBL." This is what Vanity Fair added to this curious story: As the complaint—filed with the SEC and the Senate Select Committee on Ethics—details, Corker and CBL go way back. Corker began his career at a company whose primary business... Read more
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express
Osborne under fire from furious Brexit MPs over 'illegal' pro-EU propaganda websitesthey don't really like” how he can “justify planning to break the law”. He add
Osborne under fire from furious Brexit MPs over 'illegal' pro-EU propaganda websites
express / Posted 19 hours ago
they don't really like” how he can “justify planning to break the law”. He added: “Is he aware that the Public Affairs Select Committee has now published three legal opinions from Speaker's Counsel which make it perfectly clear it is illegal... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The Brief: Low Turnout in Runoffs Nonetheless Yields Notable Results - The Brief: Low Turnout in Runoffs Nonetheless Yields Notable Results by Madlin Mekelburg and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune May 25 2016 The Big Conversation A lack of a compel...violation of safety standards and the role of local authorities in enforcing th
The Brief: Low Turnout in Runoffs Nonetheless Yields Notable Results - The Brief: Low Turnout in Runoffs Nonetheless Yields Notable Results by Madlin Mekelburg and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune May 25 2016 The Big Conversation A lack of a compel...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 19 hours ago
violation of safety standards and the role of local authorities in enforcing these standards. • The House Transportation Select Committee on Long-term Infrastructure Planning meets at 1 p.m. in the Capitol extension to discuss transportation... Read more
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Scotsman
Police Scotland cash crisis driving controversial link-upsfinancial pressure to provide controversial training to colleagues overseas. P
Police Scotland cash crisis driving controversial link-ups
Scotsman / Posted 20 hours ago
financial pressure to provide controversial training to colleagues overseas. Phil Gormley told Westminster’s Home Affairs Select Committee that his force faced “significant” budgetary difficulties after being asked about links to countries with... Read more
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Scotsman
Police Scotland under financial pressure to provide trainingfinancial pressure to provide controversial training to colleagues overseas. P
Police Scotland under financial pressure to provide training
Scotsman / Posted 21 hours ago
financial pressure to provide controversial training to colleagues overseas. Phil Gormley told Westminster’s Home Affairs Select Committee that his force faced “significant” budgetary difficulties after being asked about links to countries with... Read more
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Scotsman
Leaders: Overseas training reveals police funding crisisnearly £1.8m training officers from countries including Pakistan and South Suda
Leaders: Overseas training reveals police funding crisis
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
nearly £1.8m training officers from countries including Pakistan and South Sudan. Addressing Westminster’s Home Affairs Select Committee, Chief Constable Phil Gormley described it as “outreach work”. This seems like an ill-fitting and... Read more
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Scotsman
Police Scotland under financial pressure due to overseas training dealsfinancial pressure to provide controversial training to colleagues overseas. P
Police Scotland under financial pressure due to overseas training deals
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
financial pressure to provide controversial training to colleagues overseas. Phil Gormley told Westminster’s Home Affairs Select Committee that his force faced “significant” budgetary difficulties after being asked about links to countries with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigerian Bagged Award in UK's Global Asian Voice Charity Eventabout Fantastically Nigerians. The night and awards have in attendance the Rt H
Nigerian Bagged Award in UK's Global Asian Voice Charity Event
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
about Fantastically Nigerians. The night and awards have in attendance the Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP Chairman, Home Affairs Select Committee, CB Patel, Publisher and Editor of Asian Voice, Lord Dolar Popat among others. According to the organisers... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
It's my job to come straight on Brexit risks, insists Bank of England chiefin the UK, hit jobs and lead to higher interest rates for borrowers. But Jacob
It's my job to come straight on Brexit risks, insists Bank of England chief
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
in the UK, hit jobs and lead to higher interest rates for borrowers. But Jacob Rees Mogg, MP and member of the Treasury Select Committee, accused Mr Carney of becoming "politically involved" and of colluding with Chancellor George Osborne to... Read more
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Shropshire Star
West Mercia traffic police numbers down by third « Shropshire StarMetropolitan Police as the merging of units means its figures cannot be compare
West Mercia traffic police numbers down by third « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted yesterday
Metropolitan Police as the merging of units means its figures cannot be compared with other forces. The Commons’ Transport Select Committee published a report in March calling on the Government to halt the decline in specialist roads policing... Read more
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The Irish Times
Bank of England rebuked over Brexit assessmentagain yesterday as the Bank of England boss made his latest appearance at Westm
Bank of England rebuked over Brexit assessment
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
again yesterday as the Bank of England boss made his latest appearance at Westminster for a grilling by the treasury select committee. In sometimes heated exchanges, Eurosceptic Rees-Mogg accused the governor of damaging the bank’s reputation... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Popular teaching scheme under firea supplementary order paper to the Education Legislation Bill, which is current
Popular teaching scheme under fire
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
a supplementary order paper to the Education Legislation Bill, which is currently being considered by the education select committee. The PPTA understands it would change the proposed legislation to create a separate employment process for... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Area higher ed strengthened by stateMissouri.State Rep. Bill Reiboldt, R-District 160, said he felt good about his
Area higher ed strengthened by state
The Neosho Daily News / Posted yesterday
Missouri.State Rep. Bill Reiboldt, R-District 160, said he felt good about his role as chairman on the Missouri House Select Committee on Agriculture. He was involved in getting three key agriculture bills through the recently concluded... Read more
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express
Bank of England could wade into European Union debate AGAIN, admits Governor Mark CarneyNew wave of asylum seekers could head to BRITAIN We have not supported a side
Bank of England could wade into European Union debate AGAIN, admits Governor Mark Carney
express / Posted yesterday
New wave of asylum seekers could head to BRITAIN We have not supported a side in the campaign Speaking at the Treasury Select Committee yesterday, Carney insisted: "We have not supported a side in the campaign." He added: "We, in my judgement,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
First Reading of Whanganui River Settlement Billone accord unite with one voice unto the end!)Following its First Reading, the
First Reading of Whanganui River Settlement Bill
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
one accord unite with one voice unto the end!)Following its First Reading, the Bill will be referred to the Māori Affairs Select Committee for consideration. It is anticipated that, following its Second and Third Readings in Parliament, the Bill... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
NZLS supports Land Transfer Billthis key piece of property legislation into the 21st century.This morning the L
NZLS supports Land Transfer Bill
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this key piece of property legislation into the 21st century.This morning the Law Society presented its submission at a select committee meeting.A Law Society spokesperson, Ian Haynes says a law change is well overdue but aspects of some... Read more
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The Irish Times
London Briefing: Bank of England rebuked over Brexit assessmentagain yesterday as the Bank of England boss made his latest appearance at Westm
London Briefing: Bank of England rebuked over Brexit assessment
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
again yesterday as the Bank of England boss made his latest appearance at Westminster for a grilling by the treasury select committee. In sometimes heated exchanges, Eurosceptic Rees-Mogg accused the governor of damaging the bank’s reputation... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Cop tech under microscope at Texas Capitolofficer, Fletcher chairs the committee charged with overseeing the bill's rollo
Cop tech under microscope at Texas Capitol
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted yesterday
officer, Fletcher chairs the committee charged with overseeing the bill's rollout. A joint session of the Texas House Select Committee on Emerging Issues in Texas Law Enforcement and the Committee on Government Transparency and Operation heard... Read more
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heraldscotland
Half of Scots at risk of missing flat-rate pension - but ministers admit they don't know how many affectedevery year in the new system you are building up [to] a flat-rate amount.’ MPs
Half of Scots at risk of missing flat-rate pension - but ministers admit they don't know how many affected
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
every year in the new system you are building up [to] a flat-rate amount.’ MPs on the House of Commons Work and Pensions Select Committee found that across the UK just 13 per cent of people reaching state pension age this year will receive the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Billions of pounds of cuts and tax hikes or more austerity if UK votes for Brexit, IFS warnsHe told the Treasury select committee that he did not expect the MPC to say “so
Billions of pounds of cuts and tax hikes or more austerity if UK votes for Brexit, IFS warns
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
He told the Treasury select committee that he did not expect the MPC to say “something substantially different” to the Banks’s previous warnings on a British exit from the EU. Later, in occasionally testy exchanges, Mr Carney was accused of becoming... Read more
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Scotsman
Police made £1.8m from controversial overseas training dealsfinancial pressure to provide controversial training to colleagues overseas. P
Police made £1.8m from controversial overseas training deals
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
financial pressure to provide controversial training to colleagues overseas. Phil Gormley told Westminster’s Home Affairs Select Committee that his force faced “significant” budgetary difficulties after being asked about links to countries with... Read more
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Evening Standard
BHS staff need a buyer, not brickbats, for ‘big bad PhilThe MPs on the Business and Work and Pensions select committees visibly shivere
BHS staff need a buyer, not brickbats, for ‘big bad Phil
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
The MPs on the Business and Work and Pensions select committees visibly shivered with excitement when Goldman’s Antony Gutman dropped his little bomb in Sir Philip Green’s lap. As Arcadia’s informal advisers, Gutman declared, we told them months... Read more
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heraldscotland
London market surges to three-week highCarney, who reaffirmed the negative impact a Brexit vote would have on the UK e
London market surges to three-week high
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
Carney, who reaffirmed the negative impact a Brexit vote would have on the UK economy during a meeting with the Treasury Select Committee. The pound also soared 1.6% against the euro at 1.31. In stocks, Kingfisher stepped up 12.5p to 373p as... Read more
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express
Russia ‘bombing Syria civilians to encourage Brexit’, Labour MP saysthe moment we do not see any prospect of expanded sanctions." Crispin Blunt, C
Russia ‘bombing Syria civilians to encourage Brexit’, Labour MP says
express / Posted yesterday
the moment we do not see any prospect of expanded sanctions." Crispin Blunt, Conservative chairman of the Foreign Affairs Select Committee, also noted Russia appears to be 'strategically stuck in its position in the global naughty corner of... Read more
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express
Bank boss Carney accused of conspiring with George Osborne for EU 'propaganda'was accused of conspiring with George Osborne to produce Brexit "propaganda", w
Bank boss Carney accused of conspiring with George Osborne for EU 'propaganda'
express / Posted yesterday
was accused of conspiring with George Osborne to produce Brexit "propaganda", when he appeared before the MP Treasury Select Committee today. Mark Carney was accused of conspiring with George Osborne The Bank, which is supposed to be... Read more
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The New Statesman
The internet was supposed to liberate us - let’s claim our freedomon which election we would next fight. Our next move in fact was to prepare ou
The internet was supposed to liberate us - let’s claim our freedom
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
on which election we would next fight. Our next move in fact was to prepare our submission for the Women and Equalities Select Committee inquiry into sexual harassment and sexual violence in schools. Evidence submitted to that inquiry showed the... Read more
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The New Statesman
Brexit campaign publishes private phone numbers of Eurosceptic rivalson which election we would next fight. Our next move in fact was to prepare ou
Brexit campaign publishes private phone numbers of Eurosceptic rivals
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
on which election we would next fight. Our next move in fact was to prepare our submission for the Women and Equalities Select Committee inquiry into sexual harassment and sexual violence in schools. Evidence submitted to that inquiry showed the... Read more
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Evening Standard
CPS: We need new law to help us stop terrorists using Bitcoinsto deal with it. The prosecutors’ call came in evidence to an inquiry into pro
CPS: We need new law to help us stop terrorists using Bitcoins
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
to deal with it. The prosecutors’ call came in evidence to an inquiry into proceeds of crime by the Commons Home Affairs Select Committee and follows reports that drugs, guns and other illicit goods are being bought on the “Dark Web” with virtual... Read more
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Pendle Today
Number of road policing officers slashedMetropolitan Police as the merging of units means its figures cannot be compare
Number of road policing officers slashed
Pendle Today / Posted yesterday
Metropolitan Police as the merging of units means its figures cannot be compared with other forces. The Commons’ Transport Select Committee published a report in March calling on the Government to halt the decline in specialist roads policing... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Watch Tory's cold-as-ice clash with Bank of England chief over EU 'propaganda'In a heated meeting of the Treasury Select Committee - by its standards, anyway
Watch Tory's cold-as-ice clash with Bank of England chief over EU 'propaganda'
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
In a heated meeting of the Treasury Select Committee - by its standards, anyway - the MP claimed there could be "undue influence" on the Bank and Brexit warnings damage its reputation. He fumed: "Don't you have a responsibility to be... Read more
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Daily Mirror
John Mann vows to confront Ken Livingstone AGAIN - with a copy of Mein KampfMr Mann said: “When I go in front of the parliamentary Home Affairs Select Comm
John Mann vows to confront Ken Livingstone AGAIN - with a copy of Mein Kampf
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
Mr Mann said: “When I go in front of the parliamentary Home Affairs Select Committee, I will be providing a copy of the [Nazi] manifesto along with an extract on Zionism from a book called Mein Kampf written in 1925 by a young Adolf Hitler. MP John... Read more
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Evening Standard
The future commute - a very long traininternet-savvy but it is the medium of choice for terrorists and criminals too.
The future commute - a very long train
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
internet-savvy but it is the medium of choice for terrorists and criminals too. In evidence to the Commons Home Affairs Select Committee, the Crown Prosecution Service points out its utility for money launderers, from paedophiles to funders of... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Suffolk bucks national trends and employs more road policethe number of officers whose primary responsibility is tackling crime on our ro
Suffolk bucks national trends and employs more road police
Bury Free Press / Posted yesterday
the number of officers whose primary responsibility is tackling crime on our roads. “A recent report made by the Transport Select Committee called on the Government to support police forces in maintaining the numbers of specialist officers on the... Read more
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SKY News
MoD Could Face Civil Cases Over Malaria Drug Usedrug Lariam should be banned from its controversial use in the military, a new
MoD Could Face Civil Cases Over Malaria Drug Use
SKY News / Posted yesterday
drug Lariam should be banned from its controversial use in the military, a new report has recommended. The Defence Select Committee says that Lariam should only be issued as a last resort and only with restrictions. But the Ministry of... Read more
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