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walesonline
Funding system for Wales blasted as report warns UK is at threatincoherent” approach to devolution, according to the Constitution committee. I
Funding system for Wales blasted as report warns UK is at threat
walesonline / Posted 6 minutes ago
incoherent” approach to devolution, according to the Constitution committee. Its members argue that governments have taken the union “for granted” and demonstrated a“haphazard approach” to the constitution. Call for fair funding Pressing for a... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Harford sheriff's union, vendor at odds over apparel fundraiserwith a local business owner who sold T-shirts and other apparel from which part
Harford sheriff's union, vendor at odds over apparel fundraiser
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 minutes ago
with a local business owner who sold T-shirts and other apparel from which part of the proceeds was to be given to the union's benevolent fund. Fred Visnaw, president of the Deputy Sheriff's Union, said in a statement that the relationship... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Popular teaching scheme under firethat puts top university graduates in low decile schools could be reignited, th
Popular teaching scheme under fire
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
that puts top university graduates in low decile schools could be reignited, the Post Primary Teachers Association says. The union had taken legal action, which saw the Employment Relations Authority rule that the Teach First scheme had been... Read more
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Times of Malta
‘Remain’ 13 points ahead of ‘Leave’ in ORB Brexit polledition of the Telegraph newspaper. The poll found that among those who defini
‘Remain’ 13 points ahead of ‘Leave’ in ORB Brexit poll
Times of Malta / Posted 17 minutes ago
edition of the Telegraph newspaper. The poll found that among those who definitely plan to vote, support for remaining in the union stood at 55 per cent, while that for Brexit was at 42 per cent. The three voter groups of men, older people and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Army's R600 million woundseven years." Last month former chief justice, Sandile Ngcobo - sitting as cha
Army's R600 million wound
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 22 minutes ago
seven years." Last month former chief justice, Sandile Ngcobo - sitting as chairman on the SANDF disciplinary inquiry into the Union Buildings protest - ruled that the SANDF's attempts to evade the military courts were "impermissible". Ngcobo's... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
The narrow interests of the few make the city more expensive and less safeto design larger ones, too, for use on taller towers. Local 14 was at risk of l
The narrow interests of the few make the city more expensive and less safe
Crain's New York Business / Posted 27 minutes ago
to design larger ones, too, for use on taller towers. Local 14 was at risk of losing its stranglehold on crane labor, which the union justifies on the grounds that operating cranes in the city is dangerous. Then in 2013, without warning, the city’s... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Bicyclist Injured in Hit-Run; Driver Later SurrendersFremont Police Department and was arrested on suspicion of hit-and-run with inj
Bicyclist Injured in Hit-Run; Driver Later Surrenders
NBC Bay Area / Posted 40 minutes ago
Fremont Police Department and was arrested on suspicion of hit-and-run with injury. The collision is being investigated by the Union City Police Department Traffic Unit. Anyone with information about the collision is asked to contact Union City... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Brussels police chief injured during anti-austerity clashesto tackle tax evasion. Socialist union leader Rudy De Leeuw denounced the atta
Brussels police chief injured during anti-austerity clashes
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 43 minutes ago
to tackle tax evasion. Socialist union leader Rudy De Leeuw denounced the attack on Vandersmissen and said that if the unidentified attacker turns out to be a member of the union, he will be expelled. "It is the most cowardly thing to do," he s... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
The Mayor Candidates DebateSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — KUSI News and the Union Tribune hosted a debate Tuesday nigh
The Mayor Candidates Debate
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 46 minutes ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — KUSI News and the Union Tribune hosted a debate Tuesday night for all three candidates running for San Diego mayor. We were joined by Mayor Kevin Faulconer, Former assembly woman Lori Saldana and Lifeguard Union President Ed... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tutu's daughter quits as minister after marrying womana priest from Oxford, on Sir Richard Branson's wine farm in Franschhoek earlier
Tutu's daughter quits as minister after marrying woman
The New Zealand Herald / Posted an hour ago
a priest from Oxford, on Sir Richard Branson's wine farm in Franschhoek earlier this month. Desmond Tutu was given permission by the Archbishop of Cape Town, the head of the Anglican church in Southern Africa, to give the union a "father's blessin... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
GRTC drivers speaking out about safety concerns after ‘bloody’ bus attacka driver told CBS 6 reporter Sandra Jones. The drivers wanted us to conceal th
GRTC drivers speaking out about safety concerns after ‘bloody’ bus attack
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted an hour ago
a driver told CBS 6 reporter Sandra Jones. The drivers wanted us to conceal their identities, because they say the union has told them not to talk to the media. "We offer the best customer service out there as far as many other... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
TVA vows to thaw chilled atmosphere, better handle employee safety concernsits nuclear plants. During a hearing before the Nuclear Regulatory Commission's
TVA vows to thaw chilled atmosphere, better handle employee safety concerns
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted an hour ago
its nuclear plants. During a hearing before the Nuclear Regulatory Commission's regional staff in Atlanta, the director of the Union of Concerned Scientists' Nuclear Safety Project said the corrections program outlined by TVA "is troubling in that... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool university lecturers to hold protest rally as part of 48-hour strike over paymembers have agreed to further strike action which could affect open days, grad
Liverpool university lecturers to hold protest rally as part of 48-hour strike over pay
Liverpool Echo / Posted an hour ago
members have agreed to further strike action which could affect open days, graduation ceremonies and the clearing process. The union is also beginning preparations for a boycott of the setting and marking of students’ work to begin in the... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
ZCTU blasts govt over Switzerland tripthe move by government to invite the ZFTU to the conference was politically mot
ZCTU blasts govt over Switzerland trip
New Zimbabwe / Posted an hour ago
the move by government to invite the ZFTU to the conference was politically motivated as they had always wanted to prop the union up, despite the fact that it did not have any members to talk about. “It is a political motive in our view, it is... Read more
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KCEN-TV
5 Years, 1 Firing: TSA Shakeup Highlights How Rarely Its Execs Get Cannedfive transferred and one died. J. David Cox, Sr., national president of the Am
5 Years, 1 Firing: TSA Shakeup Highlights How Rarely Its Execs Get Canned
KCEN-TV / Posted an hour ago
five transferred and one died. J. David Cox, Sr., national president of the American Federation of Government Employees, the union that represents TSA rank-and-file workers, said the disparity was symbolic of "imbalance" at the agency. "TSA... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
CFMEU workers back agreement that locks in big pay risesand Energy Union members packed Melbourne's Festival Hall on Wednesday morning
CFMEU workers back agreement that locks in big pay rises
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted an hour ago
and Energy Union members packed Melbourne's Festival Hall on Wednesday morning to vote on the proposed agreement between the union and builders and contractors. The agreement will lock in annual 5 per cent pay rises for up to 30,000 workers for... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
UPA decision to denotify 123 wakf properties under scannerthat the Congress-led coalition lost. Records say 61 of these properties were
UPA decision to denotify 123 wakf properties under scanner
Hindustantimes.com / Posted an hour ago
that the Congress-led coalition lost. Records say 61 of these properties were with the land and development office under the Union urban development ministry and 62 with the Delhi Development Authority. These are located in high-value areas such... Read more
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dna
MoEF moves proposal to insure farmers against crop damage caused by elephantsTo insure farmers against crop and property damage caused by elephant raids and
MoEF moves proposal to insure farmers against crop damage caused by elephants
dna / Posted 2 hours ago
To insure farmers against crop and property damage caused by elephant raids and other animals, the Union environment and forest ministry has moved a formal proposal to cover these damages under the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana. In March,... Read more
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dna
How the voucher system can improve the nation's quality of educationprimary education to all through several norms for delivering quality education
How the voucher system can improve the nation's quality of education
dna / Posted 2 hours ago
primary education to all through several norms for delivering quality education. Our nation has seen a constant growth in the Union Education Budget, especially in the field of primary and elementary education. As a result, we have also seen an... Read more
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The Coldwater Daily Reporter
Bronson dominates Cassopolis in BCS contestThursday when they take to the road for non-conference action versus the Quincy
Bronson dominates Cassopolis in BCS contest
The Coldwater Daily Reporter / Posted 2 hours ago
Thursday when they take to the road for non-conference action versus the Quincy Orioles.Union City splits with HomerHOMER — The Union City Chargers traveled to Homer for a pivotal Big 8 conference doubleheader, splitting the two games with the... Read more
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The Economic Times
6 macro triggers that are likely to impact today's market30. Government likely to go slow on labour reforms: In the face of growing pro
6 macro triggers that are likely to impact today's market
The Economic Times / Posted 2 hours ago
30. Government likely to go slow on labour reforms: In the face of growing protest from workers and the middle class, the Union labour ministry on Tuesday indicated it will go slow on labour reforms and changed the narrative of labour reform... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Shirley Fincom OKs $48G police OT transferstill had to be filled, Goulden said, requiring added overtime, sometimes at a
Shirley Fincom OKs $48G police OT transfer
Lowell Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
still had to be filled, Goulden said, requiring added overtime, sometimes at a top-of-the-scale pay rate due to a clause in the union contract that gives "right of first refusal" to senior officers. Not knowing who will sign on for a shift opening... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
CPS facing massive cuts if deal isn’t reached in 7 daysClaypool are pushing a Broke on Purpose plan to pin the budget cuts on Springfi
CPS facing massive cuts if deal isn’t reached in 7 days
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 2 hours ago
Claypool are pushing a Broke on Purpose plan to pin the budget cuts on Springfield’s gridlock.” Under the CTU plan, the union is proposing a $5 dollar tax on Uber and Lyft for airport drop-offs and picks up. It is also asking for a personal... Read more
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Boston Globe
Labor law comes under recent scrutiny in US courtsthat case, and is also accused of withholding permits to a music festival to fo
Labor law comes under recent scrutiny in US courts
Boston Globe / Posted 2 hours ago
that case, and is also accused of withholding permits to a music festival to force the hiring of union workers. In each of the union cases, the union members declared their innocence; their lawyers have cited the Enmons Supreme Court decision as... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Conservatives ready for party conventionfront of the cameras. This will include Policy Resolution 422, which aims to r
Conservatives ready for party convention
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
front of the cameras. This will include Policy Resolution 422, which aims to remove the party’s definition of marriage as “the union of one man and one woman.” Interim Conservative leader Rona Ambrose has said she would back such a move. The... Read more
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asianage
Vijay Goel plans 731-kg laddoo to mark Modi’s 2 yearsVikas Ki Daud, in which 10,000 youth will join in at Khajoori Chowk, Bhajanpura
Vijay Goel plans 731-kg laddoo to mark Modi’s 2 years
asianage / Posted 2 hours ago
Vikas Ki Daud, in which 10,000 youth will join in at Khajoori Chowk, Bhajanpura. “Another event to mark the two years of the Union government, is an exhibition on the Modi government’s achievements in the Talkatora Stadium on June 5 that will be... Read more
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asianage
Vijay Goel plans 731-kg laddoo to mark Modi's 2 yearsVikas Ki Daud, in which 10,000 youth will join in at Khajoori Chowk, Bhajanpura
Vijay Goel plans 731-kg laddoo to mark Modi's 2 years
asianage / Posted 2 hours ago
Vikas Ki Daud, in which 10,000 youth will join in at Khajoori Chowk, Bhajanpura. “Another event to mark the two years of the Union government, is an exhibition on the Modi government’s achievements in the Talkatora Stadium on June 5 that will be... Read more
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dna
NEET ordinance goes throughThe closely watched drama surrounding the National Eligibility cum Entrance Tes
NEET ordinance goes through
dna / Posted 3 hours ago
The closely watched drama surrounding the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) came to a close as the union health minister announced the ordinance sanctioning both NEET and state board exams for this year had been signed by the President.... Read more
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The Age
CFMEU workers back agreement that locks in big pay risesand Energy Union members packed Melbourne's Festival Hall on Wednesday morning
CFMEU workers back agreement that locks in big pay rises
The Age / Posted 3 hours ago
and Energy Union members packed Melbourne's Festival Hall on Wednesday morning to vote on the proposed agreement between the union and builders and contractors. The agreement will lock in annual 5 per cent pay rises for up to 30,000 workers for... Read more
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The Columbian
State track: Merriweather twins look to double up on titlesAs identical twins, Dai’lyn and Jai’lyn Merriweather are used to doing things i
State track: Merriweather twins look to double up on titles
The Columbian / Posted 3 hours ago
As identical twins, Dai’lyn and Jai’lyn Merriweather are used to doing things in pairs. This weekend, the Union juniors hope to double up on state track and field titles in Tacoma. Dai’lyn will defend her 4A state title in the 200 meters while... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, ROSE MARIE WALLACE, Youngstown, OhioYOUNGSTOWN – Funeral services will be Friday at 11:30 a.m. at the Union Baptist
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, ROSE MARIE WALLACE, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 hours ago
YOUNGSTOWN – Funeral services will be Friday at 11:30 a.m. at the Union Baptist Church, officiated by the Rev. Michael Harrison, for Rose Marie Wallace, who passed away Monday, May 23, 2016, at Park Vista Retirement Community. She was born July 10,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
May 25plank? State GOP walks it back,” State, May 14: While I am delighted the Texas
May 25
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 hours ago
plank? State GOP walks it back,” State, May 14: While I am delighted the Texas GOP rejected the proposal to secede from the union, I am astonished anyone would seriously propose such a thing. It reminded me of a story I once heard about a TV... Read more
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The Economic Times
Aided by ISI & IM, Jaish-e-Mohammed planning a Pathankot-II: Military intelligence reportof the cities is being carried out by the sleeper cells of ISI and Indian Mujah
Aided by ISI & IM, Jaish-e-Mohammed planning a Pathankot-II: Military intelligence report
The Economic Times / Posted 4 hours ago
of the cities is being carried out by the sleeper cells of ISI and Indian Mujahideen," the report says. Sources in the Union home ministry disclosed that at least 7,844 calls, dumped into the gateway of Indian agencies, from suspicious... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Crab and prawn union bludge ‘meetings’assurances from Games organisers, workers say the project is already behind sch
Crab and prawn union bludge ‘meetings’
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
assurances from Games organisers, workers say the project is already behind schedule and the situation can only get worse. The union-approved two-hour stopwork meetings have been held at the Carrara Sports Precinct redevelopment twice a day every... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Donald Trump will ‘bankrupt US like his businesses’than that. “He’s talking about kicking children who are born here out of the o
Donald Trump will ‘bankrupt US like his businesses’
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 hours ago
than that. “He’s talking about kicking children who are born here out of the only country they know,” Ms Clinton said. The union endorsed Ms Clinton in November. She thanked its members — who include child care workers, home health aides,... Read more
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Boston Globe
NLRB asks federal court for restraining order against Verizon unions picketing hotelspicketing and threats,” the NLRB said in its court filing. “This illegal campai
NLRB asks federal court for restraining order against Verizon unions picketing hotels
Boston Globe / Posted 4 hours ago
picketing and threats,” the NLRB said in its court filing. “This illegal campaign may force Verizon to capitulate to [the unions’] demands in the primary labor dispute.” Myles Calvey, chairman of the IBEW council overseeing the locals named... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ottawa sets deadlines for $150-million infrastructure programincluding a new beach volleyball court. Alexandre Cusson, the mayor of Drummon
Ottawa sets deadlines for $150-million infrastructure program
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
including a new beach volleyball court. Alexandre Cusson, the mayor of Drummondville and vice-president of the union of Quebec municipalities, said the program is welcome. He also said he’s glad to see the new rules address the fact... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Ambulance services need urgent funding boost2016, 12:18 pmPress Release: Ambulance Professionals First 25 May 2016 – unionT
Ambulance services need urgent funding boost
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 hours ago
2016, 12:18 pmPress Release: Ambulance Professionals First 25 May 2016 – unionThe union representing New Zealand’s ambulance professionals is warning the government that without an immediate funding... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
ACCI warns Australia's living standards are in jeopardy without budget repairrelations laws introduced by the Howard Government, under a different name. "W
ACCI warns Australia's living standards are in jeopardy without budget repair
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 hours ago
relations laws introduced by the Howard Government, under a different name. "WorkChoices is a ghost story told by the union movement. It really belongs to the past," he said. "The Fair Work Act alone has around a thousand sections, over... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Peers warn Union 'under threat' after 'piecemeal' devolution The Lords report said successive UK governments have taken the Union between
Peers warn Union 'under threat' after 'piecemeal' devolution
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 hours ago
The Lords report said successive UK governments have taken the Union between England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland 'for granted' The future of the Union is "under threat" as a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Brentwood teachers vote 70-8 to authorize strike; negotiations with district continueoverwhelming support,” union President Mary Agnes Galvin said. The vote to aut
Brentwood teachers vote 70-8 to authorize strike; negotiations with district continue
TribLIVE / Posted 5 hours ago
overwhelming support,” union President Mary Agnes Galvin said. The vote to authorize a strike was 70-8. The vote gives the union negotiating committee authority to call a strike if talks stall, she said. The union is required to give the... Read more
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MLive.com
Mural with President Obama, Little Miss Flint part of community art projectgrant from the Greater Flint Arts Council to put up art pieces on blighted prop
Mural with President Obama, Little Miss Flint part of community art project
MLive.com / Posted 5 hours ago
grant from the Greater Flint Arts Council to put up art pieces on blighted properties in the community. The mural on the Union Printing building has brought into it the element of water, given the city's water crisis, with a hose spraying... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Peers warn Union 'under threat' after 'piecemeal' devolutionThe future of the Union is "under threat" as a result of "piecemeal" devolution
Peers warn Union 'under threat' after 'piecemeal' devolution
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 5 hours ago
The future of the Union is "under threat" as a result of "piecemeal" devolution to the nations that make up the United Kingdom, a Lords committee has warned. Successive UK governments have taken the Union between England, Scotland, Wales and... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Peers warn Union 'under threat' after 'piecemeal' devolutionThe future of the Union is "under threat" as a result of "piecemeal" devolution
Peers warn Union 'under threat' after 'piecemeal' devolution
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 5 hours ago
The future of the Union is "under threat" as a result of "piecemeal" devolution to the nations that make up the United Kingdom, a Lords committee has warned. Successive UK governments have taken the Union between England, Scotland, Wales and... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
New Carlisle, Enon to honor fallen soldiersthe memory of that great war, and especially those men of Mad River Township wh
New Carlisle, Enon to honor fallen soldiers
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 5 hours ago
the memory of that great war, and especially those men of Mad River Township who gave their lives to preserve the Union, never be forgotten.” After the ceremony the public is invited to view a collection of Civil War artifacts on... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Peers warn Union 'under threat' after 'piecemeal' devolutionThe future of the Union is "under threat" as a result of "piecemeal" devolution
Peers warn Union 'under threat' after 'piecemeal' devolution
Croydon Guardian / Posted 5 hours ago
The future of the Union is "under threat" as a result of "piecemeal" devolution to the nations that make up the United Kingdom, a Lords committee has warned. Successive UK governments have taken the Union between England, Scotland, Wales and... Read more
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The Telegraph
New Town nails smart city statusand wheelchair tracks, Wi-Fi and GPS-enabled e-transport and bus stops with scr
New Town nails smart city status
The Telegraph / Posted 5 hours ago
and wheelchair tracks, Wi-Fi and GPS-enabled e-transport and bus stops with screens showing when the next bus will arrive. The Union ministry of urban development on Tuesday included Bengal's showpiece township in its second list of 13 cities... Read more
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The Telegraph
Capital Ranchi gets smart city fundingthe Smart City Mission, 100 cities across the country will be developed as smar
Capital Ranchi gets smart city funding
The Telegraph / Posted 5 hours ago
the Smart City Mission, 100 cities across the country will be developed as smart cities by 2019-20 with the Union government providing financial support to the extent of Rs 48,000 crore over five years. While 20 smart cities... Read more
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The Telegraph
States gain NEET leewayto be held in July. Union health minister Jagat Prasad Nadda today said the Pr
States gain NEET leeway
The Telegraph / Posted 5 hours ago
to be held in July. Union health minister Jagat Prasad Nadda today said the President had signed the ordinance sent by the Union cabinet to provide "statutory" support to the NEET that has been opposed by several states and private medical... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Peers warn Union 'under threat' after 'piecemeal' devolutionThe future of the Union is "under threat" as a result of "piecemeal" devolution
Peers warn Union 'under threat' after 'piecemeal' devolution
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 5 hours ago
The future of the Union is "under threat" as a result of "piecemeal" devolution to the nations that make up the United Kingdom, a Lords committee has warned. Successive UK governments have taken the Union between England, Scotland, Wales and... Read more
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