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Asian Correspondent
Tear gas for East Timor student protestersin scuffles and several protesters detained pic.twitter.com/73TfJ34CqJ After t
Asian Correspondent / Posted 20 hours ago
in scuffles and several protesters detained pic.twitter.com/73TfJ34CqJ After the protest, Aderito Hugo, president of the national parliament, told a local radio station the auction had been “temporarily suspended” and asked for the public’s... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The shrinking '1766 Club': How low could this constitutional mess see it go?taxpayers' money when we're $350 billion in debt? — we will never know what gho
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
taxpayers' money when we're $350 billion in debt? — we will never know what ghosts of illegitimate careers have haunted our national Parliament, let alone how they changed the course of history by decisions made in their time there.Beware the... Read more
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Reuters
East Timor police fire tear gas during student protestssaid, and loud speakers and other equipment were confiscated from the students.
Reuters / Posted yesterday
said, and loud speakers and other equipment were confiscated from the students. But Aderito Hugo, president of the national parliament, said after the demonstrations that the auction had been "temporarily suspended". "I ask for the... 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 yesterday
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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Hindustantimes.com
Germany bets on second time lucky as it seeks to integrate migrantsto welcome asylum seekers. Voters backed the anti-immigrant Alternative for Ger
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
to welcome asylum seekers. Voters backed the anti-immigrant Alternative for Germany (AfD), which is expected to enter the national parliament for the first time in a general election on Sept. 24. Alternative for Germany party supporters protest... Read more
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The Economic Times
Germany bets on second time lucky with migrant workersto welcome asylum seekers. Voters backed the anti-immigrant Alternative for Ger
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
to welcome asylum seekers. Voters backed the anti-immigrant Alternative for Germany (AfD), which is expected to enter the national parliament for the first time in a general election on Sept. 24. Whether Germany's integration strategy succeeds... Read more
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Manning River Times
Food travel guide to Eastern Canada: Where to go for beer, wine, cheese and maple syrup in CanadaOTTAWA We bus it around Canada's underrated capital, taking in its imposing ci
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
OTTAWA We bus it around Canada's underrated capital, taking in its imposing civic buildings (notably the national parliament) and cutting-edge modern landmarks such as the sinuous-shaped Canadian Museum of History. Then we dine at... Read more
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EuroNews
Germany bets on second time lucky with migrant workersto welcome asylum seekers. Voters backed the anti-immigrant Alternative for Ger
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
to welcome asylum seekers. Voters backed the anti-immigrant Alternative for Germany (AfD), which is expected to enter the national parliament for the first time in a general election on Sept. 24. Whether Germany’s integration strategy succeeds... Read more
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Reuters
Germany bets on second time lucky with migrant workersto welcome asylum seekers. Voters backed the anti-immigrant Alternative for Ger
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
to welcome asylum seekers. Voters backed the anti-immigrant Alternative for Germany (AfD), which is expected to enter the national parliament for the first time in a general election on Sept. 24. Whether Germany's integration strategy succeeds... Read more
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Swissinfo
Germany bets on second time lucky with migrant workersto welcome asylum seekers. Voters backed the anti-immigrant Alternative for Ger
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
to welcome asylum seekers. Voters backed the anti-immigrant Alternative for Germany (AfD), which is expected to enter the national parliament for the first time in a general election on Sept. 24. Whether Germany's integration strategy succeeds... Read more
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The Border Mail
MPs give response to burqa pretenceLey says she has good ties with Pauline Hanson but she abhors the One Nation MP
The Border Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Ley says she has good ties with Pauline Hanson but she abhors the One Nation MP’s burqa stunt. “It’s shameful that our national parliament should be traduced by an individual mocking the Muslim faith in the way that Senator Hanson did and I... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
North West Legislature Summons Matlosana Municipal Mayor and Speaker for Failure to Appear Before the Committeeoccurred on 8 November 2016 in Gauteng. The Mayor sent an unsigned apology sta
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
occurred on 8 November 2016 in Gauteng. The Mayor sent an unsigned apology stating that she is attending a meeting of the National Parliament Portfolio Committee whilst SCOPA is aware that the Committee met with them the previous day. Section 14... Read more
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Canberra Times
Pauline Hanson: the insult that shocked a nationbeen moved to tears over the offence caused to the Muslim women of Australia.
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
been moved to tears over the offence caused to the Muslim women of Australia. No – the shock is that Hanson mocked the national Parliament by using it as a stage for her own alt-right pantomime. Muslim women are more than used to mockery, to... Read more
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The Age
Pauline Hanson: the insult that shocked a nationbeen moved to tears over the offence caused to the Muslim women of Australia.
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
been moved to tears over the offence caused to the Muslim women of Australia. No – the shock is that Hanson mocked the national Parliament by using it as a stage for her own alt-right pantomime. Muslim women are more than used to mockery, to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Pauline Hanson: the insult that shocked a nationbeen moved to tears over the offence caused to the Muslim women of Australia.
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
been moved to tears over the offence caused to the Muslim women of Australia. No – the shock is that Hanson mocked the national Parliament by using it as a stage for her own alt-right pantomime. Muslim women are more than used to mockery, to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
PNG Government staff locked out of offices because of failure to pay rentdepartments after a number of embarrassing incidents. Power was cut to several
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
departments after a number of embarrassing incidents. Power was cut to several government offices, including the National Parliament, when certain departments ran up huge unpaid bills. The PNG Government said the problems were due to... Read more
7d
Business Insider Australia
Here's what happens next in the legal debacle over MPs' citizenship statusmany a candidate. It sits oddly in a Constitution that never guaranteed a right
Business Insider Australia / Posted 7 days ago
many a candidate. It sits oddly in a Constitution that never guaranteed a right to vote, leaving that small matter to the national parliament. It’s time for reform. We inherited the dual citizenship rule, an old rule about fealty to one Crown,... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Australia's government accuses New Zealand of 'conspiring' against itan Australian, no problems there," he told Channel Nine's Today Show. Wait, why
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 7 days ago
an Australian, no problems there," he told Channel Nine's Today Show. Wait, why is that a problem? Members of Australia's national parliament can't be citizens of another country, according to section 44 of the country's constitution. It's an... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Australia's government accuses New Zealand of 'conspiring' against itan Australian, no problems there," he told Channel Nine's Today Show. Wait, why
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 days ago
an Australian, no problems there," he told Channel Nine's Today Show. Wait, why is that a problem? Members of Australia's national parliament can't be citizens of another country, according to section 44 of the country's constitution. It's an... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Australia's government accuses New Zealand of 'conspiring' against itan Australian, no problems there," he told Channel Nine's Today Show. Wait, why
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 7 days ago
an Australian, no problems there," he told Channel Nine's Today Show. Wait, why is that a problem? Members of Australia's national parliament can't be citizens of another country, according to section 44 of the country's constitution. It's an... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Australia's government accuses New Zealand of 'conspiring' against itan Australian, no problems there," he told Channel Nine's Today Show. Wait, why
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 7 days ago
an Australian, no problems there," he told Channel Nine's Today Show. Wait, why is that a problem? Members of Australia's national parliament can't be citizens of another country, according to section 44 of the country's constitution. It's an... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Australia's government accuses New Zealand of 'conspiring' against itan Australian, no problems there," he told Channel Nine's Today Show. Wait, why
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 7 days ago
an Australian, no problems there," he told Channel Nine's Today Show. Wait, why is that a problem? Members of Australia's national parliament can't be citizens of another country, according to section 44 of the country's constitution. It's an... Read more
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8d
express
‘Merkel must go’ Angry protesters boo Chancellor as she tries to win voteselection as the largest party by a long shot, but still in need of a coalition
express / Posted 8 days ago
election as the largest party by a long shot, but still in need of a coalition partner. The AfD is expected to enter the national parliament for the first time, polling 7-9 percent. It is clear that Europe makes us stronger than we would be on... Read more
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Reuters
Germany's Merkel heckled by right-wingers at campaign rally24 election as the largest party by a long shot, but still in need of a coaliti
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
24 election as the largest party by a long shot, but still in need of a coalition partner. The AfD is expected to enter the national parliament for the first time, polling 7-9 percent. Merkel drew boos mixed with applause when she thanked... Read more
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dna
Germany's Merkel heckled by right-wingers at campaign rally24 election as the largest party by a long shot, but still in need of a coaliti
dna / Posted 8 days ago
24 election as the largest party by a long shot, but still in need of a coalition partner. The AfD is expected to enter the national parliament for the first time, polling 7-9 percent. Merkel drew boos mixed with applause when she thanked... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How New Farming Initiative Is Transforming Lives in Nasarawa Communityprotest against the National Assembly last year, said it is much more better to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
protest against the National Assembly last year, said it is much more better to occupy the farm than the Nigerian national parliament. "Sometimes in April last year, we occupied the National Assembly and in November we did occupyNASS 2.... Read more
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Daily Record
Scottish Government wrangle with 'power-grabbing' Tories over EU Withdrawal Billof "blatant power grab" (Image: Reuters) "Almost 20 years ago, the people of S
Daily Record / Posted 11 days ago
of "blatant power grab" (Image: Reuters) "Almost 20 years ago, the people of Scotland voted decisively for the return of a national Parliament. "And they voted for Holyrood to have responsibility for a whole range of devolved powers. "The new... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Just another cynical act to delay inevitableof the inevitable. The marriage equality debate has surely reached a new level
Daily Liberal / Posted 13 days ago
of the inevitable. The marriage equality debate has surely reached a new level of farce. Once again, moves to have the national Parliament make marriage equality law have been thwarted by fairly transparent delaying tactics by the Federal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Leaving No One Behind - Was This a Campaign Slogan or an Integral Part of RPF's Policies?in reference to Kagame's 2010-2017 term of office. We have a representative of
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
in reference to Kagame's 2010-2017 term of office. We have a representative of people living with disability both the national parliament and among the representatives of Rwanda at the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA), he said. He... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sudanese MPs Protest Parliament ProceduresDabanga, RNM Deputy-President and MP Hassan Osman Rizig criticised "the injusti
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Dabanga, RNM Deputy-President and MP Hassan Osman Rizig criticised "the injustice done" against certain groups within the national Parliament. "The 55 members of parties that participated in the National Dialogue, who were sworn-in at the new... Read more
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Gulf News
After political murders in Kerala, BJP and CPM trade chargesThe national Parliament also witnessed uproarious scenes on the issue Thiruvan
Gulf News / Posted 16 days ago
The national Parliament also witnessed uproarious scenes on the issue Thiruvananthapuram: After a series of political murders in Kerala involving cadres of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh-Bharatiya Janata Party (RSS-BJP) workers and the ruling... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Venezuela braces for protests as president installs controversial new assemblyVenezuela’s president on Friday installed his controversial new assembly in the
Daily Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
Venezuela’s president on Friday installed his controversial new assembly in the national parliament, amid furious protests from critics at home and abroad who denounced it as the power grab of a dictator. Soldiers guarded the streets and government... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Major Boost for Free Expression As President Sirleaf Submits Anti-Criminal Libel Bill to Parliament2017. "Though it is long overdue, we highly welcome the submission by Presiden
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
2017. "Though it is long overdue, we highly welcome the submission by President Sirleaf. We are therefore calling on the National Parliament of Liberia to pass the bill before taking their annual leave," said an excited Malcolm Wleemogar Joseph,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Emergency Session By MPs Lifts State of Emergencydecree with a few changes. On March 26, an inquiry board tasked to look into t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
decree with a few changes. On March 26, an inquiry board tasked to look into the implementation of the SoE told the national parliament that 26, 130 Ethiopians were detained under the SoE. Of these 475 were released after receiving... Read more
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The Age
'All I'm asking for is to have a bloody vote': Liberal MP Warren Entscha veiled threat," Mr Entsch said. "I am disgusted with it and I reminded him I
The Age / Posted 21 days ago
a veiled threat," Mr Entsch said. "I am disgusted with it and I reminded him I am a Liberal, I am not an LNP member in the national parliament and there are lots and lots of [resolutions] that go through the state, which are different to the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'All I'm asking for is to have a bloody vote': Liberal MP Warren Entscha veiled threat," Mr Entsch said. "I am disgusted with it and I reminded him I
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 days ago
a veiled threat," Mr Entsch said. "I am disgusted with it and I reminded him I am a Liberal, I am not an LNP member in the national parliament and there are lots and lots of [resolutions] that go through the state, which are different to the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Four years on, EFF is the kingmaker of SA politicsparty, let’s assess the nuts and bolts of the DNA of the EFF’s impact on our bo
iol.co.za / Posted 22 days ago
party, let’s assess the nuts and bolts of the DNA of the EFF’s impact on our body politic over the last four years. The national Parliament is the pinnacle of the governance of South Africa. Its existence as the crossroads of the triangle of... Read more
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asianage
Gender equality: Girls take up top jobs for a daySpain’s celebration of International Day of the Girl where she will hold discus
asianage / Posted 24 days ago
Spain’s celebration of International Day of the Girl where she will hold discussions with political representatives at the National Parliament, Spa-nish Youth Committee and with schoolchildren to promote equality for girls worldwide. She will also... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Middle East Chaos. Categorynor will it break with Qatar or downgrade relations with Iran. When Riyadh aske
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 25 days ago
nor will it break with Qatar or downgrade relations with Iran. When Riyadh asked for Pakistan troops in Yemen, the national parliament voted unanimously to have nothing to do with Riyadh’s jihad on the poorest country in the Middle... Read more
25d
dna
Malaysia: MP says wives denying permission for polygamy, sex, cause 'emotional abuse' to husbandsMalaysian politician has drawn flak for his regressive comments during a discus
dna / Posted 25 days ago
Malaysian politician has drawn flak for his regressive comments during a discussion on domestic violence in the country's national parliament. Che Mohamad Zulkifly Jusoh (58) of the ruling Barisan Nasional coalition claimed that women withholding... Read more
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asianage
As Nawaz Sharif steps down, who could be Pakistan's next PM?before he was eligible to become prime minister. That will require a party loy
asianage / Posted 25 days ago
before he was eligible to become prime minister. That will require a party loyalist to resign from his seat in the national parliament, sparking a hasty vote that Shahbaz would contest on the PML-N ticket. Shahbaz is considered more... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Who could be Pakistan’s next PM after Sharif’s exit? Brother, ally among probablesbefore he was eligible to become prime minister. That will require a party loy
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 25 days ago
before he was eligible to become prime minister. That will require a party loyalist to resign from his seat in the national parliament, sparking a hasty vote that Shahbaz would contest on the PML-N ticket. Shahbaz is considered more... Read more
26d
The Washington Times
Nicolas Maduro’s Venezuela assembly vote method raises more worrythat the unprecedented assembly will restore stability in the country because b
The Washington Times / Posted 26 days ago
that the unprecedented assembly will restore stability in the country because battles with the opposition-dominated national parliament have paralyzed the political process. “We need order, justice, peace, a country that is united,” he said... Read more
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iol.co.za
ANC accused of 'running scared' ahead of Zille no confidence debategood governance in this province, led by Premier Helen Zille since 2009”. “The
iol.co.za / Posted 26 days ago
good governance in this province, led by Premier Helen Zille since 2009”. “The DA does not shy away from addressing issues head-on, unlike the ANC at National Parliament which continues to protect an inept, incapable, corrupt and captured presiden... Read more
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The China Post
These brave LGBT politicians in Japan are pushing for rights and awarenessdone very little.The five are the country's only openly LGBT assembly members.
The China Post / Posted 27 days ago
done very little.The five are the country's only openly LGBT assembly members. Japan counts no openly LGBT members in its national parliament. (Kanako Otsuji served as an openly lesbian parliament member in 2013.)Japan is the only G7 nation that... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Defence inquiry probing claims SAS member killed Afghan businessman and planted gun on bodythe Afghan intelligence services nor the police had any information that Ustad
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 27 days ago
the Afghan intelligence services nor the police had any information that Ustad was a Taliban member. A senator in Afghan's national parliament, Heela Achakzai, said she believed Australian special forces had been fed false intelligence by a... Read more
27d
Sydney Morning Herald
Greens MLC Mehreen Faruqi in Senate preselection bidthe city and the country". Dr Faruqi is a dual Australian/Pakistani citizen, w
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 27 days ago
the city and the country". Dr Faruqi is a dual Australian/Pakistani citizen, which would bar her from being elected to the national parliament. The rule does not apply to the NSW parliament. But should she win preselection, she will need to... Read more
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The Age
Greens MLC Mehreen Faruqi in Senate preselection bidthe city and the country". Dr Faruqi is a dual Australian/Pakistani citizen, w
The Age / Posted 27 days ago
the city and the country". Dr Faruqi is a dual Australian/Pakistani citizen, which would bar her from being elected to the national parliament. The rule does not apply to the NSW parliament. But should she win preselection, she will need to... Read more
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iol.co.za
ANC, DA ready to face off in Zille no confidence debate11 years in the City of Cape Town, and 8 years provincially." "The DA does not
iol.co.za / Posted 27 days ago
11 years in the City of Cape Town, and 8 years provincially." "The DA does not shy away from addressing issues head-on, unlike the ANC at National Parliament which continues to protect an inept, incapable, corrupt and captured president," she... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Explainer - Why Amendments to South Africa's 'Money Bills Act' Mattera simple statement that decisions on provincial finances must be consistent wit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
a simple statement that decisions on provincial finances must be consistent with decisions already taken in the national parliament would be more appropriate. A number of important issues haven't been dealt with in the proposed... Read more
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