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dna
Jolt to PDP as its Jammu face quits over Rohingya rowof Rohingyas in the state and non-inclusion of the Dogra rule in school text bo
dna / Posted an hour ago
of Rohingyas in the state and non-inclusion of the Dogra rule in school text books". He is a nominated Member of the Legislative Council (MLC). He has also decided to resign from the seat on moral grounds. The grandson of last Maharaja Hari... Read more
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The Young Witness
SFF shoots out at Natsyear’s Orange by-election,” Mr Donato said. The Local Government Amendment (Am
The Young Witness / Posted an hour ago
year’s Orange by-election,” Mr Donato said. The Local Government Amendment (Amalgamation Referendums) Bill 2017 passed the Legislative Council in June this year but was defeated in the Legislative Assembly on Thursday: 37 to 47. “The main reason... Read more
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The Young Witness
SFF shoot out at Natsyear’s Orange by-election,” Mr Donato said. The Local Government Amendment (Am
The Young Witness / Posted 2 hours ago
year’s Orange by-election,” Mr Donato said. The Local Government Amendment (Amalgamation Referendums) Bill 2017 passed the Legislative Council in June this year but was defeated in the Legislative Assembly on Thursday: 37 to 47. “The main reason... Read more
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New Kerala
PDP leader Vikramaditya Singh resigns from party, says his initiatives were dubbed as 'anti-party' - newkerala news #282473viz Jammu were not accepted by the government". Vikramaditya further averred t
New Kerala / Posted 12 hours ago
viz Jammu were not accepted by the government". Vikramaditya further averred that he highlighted dozens of issues in the Legislative Council but his views were dubbed as anti-party. "Then I thought if I am not able to work within the party and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Jammu lawmaker Vikramaditya Singh resigns from PDP over party issuesjoined the PDP in presence of the late party president Mufti Mohammad Sayeed in
Business Standard India / Posted 14 hours ago
joined the PDP in presence of the late party president Mufti Mohammad Sayeed in August 2015. He was a member of the state legislative council. "I have sent my resignation to party president Mehbooba Mufti with a request to accept it immediately.... Read more
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dna
Jolt to PDP, senior leader Vikramaditya Singh sends resignation letter to Mehbooba Muftijoined the PDP in presence of the late party president Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on
dna / Posted 16 hours ago
joined the PDP in presence of the late party president Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on August 2015. He was a member of the state legislative council. "I have sent my resignation to party president Mehbooba Mufti with a request to accept it immediately.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
E-filing opt-outs few for hopefulsInternet service at his home in Marshall. "Most of the time it stays off," sai
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 hours ago
Internet service at his home in Marshall. "Most of the time it stays off," said Branscum, who is a co-chairman of the Legislative Council. "You cannot even watch Netflix. When the boys come to watch Netflix and they are watching House of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Vikramaditya Singh resigns from PDP, says party disregarded demands of Jammujoined the PDP in presence of the late party president Mufti Mohammad Sayeed in
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 hours ago
joined the PDP in presence of the late party president Mufti Mohammad Sayeed in August, 2015. He was a member of the state legislative council. Today I resign from the J&K People’s Democratic Party and from the Legislative Council. Sharing my... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State expenses budget of tax task force tripledThe Arkansas Legislative Council voted Friday to triple the $50,000 budget for
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
The Arkansas Legislative Council voted Friday to triple the $50,000 budget for paying per diem and mileage to lawmakers attending meetings of the tax-overhaul task force, including some who are not members of the task force. In a voice vote with a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
College-funding rules advancefrom one year to the next and whether it would get less, more or the same amoun
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
from one year to the next and whether it would get less, more or the same amount of state funding. On Friday, the Arkansas Legislative Council gave the go-ahead for the new rules -- one with metrics for the state's 22 public community colleges, a... Read more
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The North West Star
'It will bring comfort': Euthanasia pioneer welcomes historic voteare not enough." Mr Keating remains hopeful that the Legislative Assembly's 47
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
are not enough." Mr Keating remains hopeful that the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council next month. The Sydney Morning Herald with... Read more
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The Courier
'It will bring comfort': Euthanasia pioneer welcomes historic voteare not enough." Mr Keating remains hopeful that the Legislative Assembly's 47
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
are not enough." Mr Keating remains hopeful that the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council next month. The Sydney Morning Herald with... Read more
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Manning River Times
'It will bring comfort': Euthanasia pioneer welcomes historic voteare not enough." Mr Keating remains hopeful that the Legislative Assembly's 47
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
are not enough." Mr Keating remains hopeful that the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council next month. The Sydney Morning Herald with... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
LePage’s pick to lead DHHS says some past work was ‘not satisfactory’refusal to approve the building project late last year, exercising a seldom-use
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
refusal to approve the building project late last year, exercising a seldom-used law that requires approval from the Legislative Council for state building projects in the area of the state capitol. The Legislative Council is made up of the... Read more
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dna
Lalu Prasad Yadav to be chief guest at Congress programme on Saturdayany invitation nor did anybody telephone me in this regard," Choudhary, an MLC,
dna / Posted 2 days ago
any invitation nor did anybody telephone me in this regard," Choudhary, an MLC, told PTI. His colleague in the state legislative council, Dilip Kumar Chaudhary, too said he had not received any invitation for tomorrow's event. The two, along... Read more
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Canberra Times
Victoria has just voted to remove its most basic human right: Paul Keatingthe Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be rev
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council next month. But describing the bill as "safe, balanced and conservative," Victoria's Labor Premier... Read more
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Canberra Times
Voluntary euthanasia in Victoria is far from a done dealthis is where it would face its greatest challenge. But it must still win a maj
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
this is where it would face its greatest challenge. But it must still win a majority next month among the 40 members of the Legislative Council. Shortly after the vote on Friday, Premier Daniel Andrews emerged from the chamber to tell reporters... Read more
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The Border Mail
Voluntary euthanasia in Victoria is no done dealthis is where it would face its greatest challenge. But it must still win a maj
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
this is where it would face its greatest challenge. But it must still win a majority next month among the 40 members of the Legislative Council. Shortly after the vote on Friday, Premier Daniel Andrews emerged from the chamber to tell reporters... Read more
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The Courier
Voluntary euthanasia in Victoria is no done dealthis is where it would face its greatest challenge. But it must still win a maj
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
this is where it would face its greatest challenge. But it must still win a majority next month among the 40 members of the Legislative Council. Shortly after the vote on Friday, Premier Daniel Andrews emerged from the chamber to tell reporters... Read more
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The Age
Voluntary euthanasia in Victoria is far from a done dealthis is where it would face its greatest challenge. But it must still win a maj
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
this is where it would face its greatest challenge. But it must still win a majority next month among the 40 members of the Legislative Council. Shortly after the vote on Friday, Premier Daniel Andrews emerged from the chamber to tell reporters... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Voluntary euthanasia in Victoria is far from a done dealthis is where it would face its greatest challenge. But it must still win a maj
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
this is where it would face its greatest challenge. But it must still win a majority next month among the 40 members of the Legislative Council. Shortly after the vote on Friday, Premier Daniel Andrews emerged from the chamber to tell reporters... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nyerere's Political Carrier Untold Story'the Sunday News' can uncover untold story of African Socialism believer, that
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
'the Sunday News' can uncover untold story of African Socialism believer, that he represented Morogoro residents in the legislative council in 1957. Nyerere was sent by Tanganyika African National Union (TANU) to Morogoro to break the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Victoria has just voted to remove its most basic human right: Paul Keatingthe Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be rev
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council next month. But describing the bill as "safe, balanced and conservative," Victoria's Labor Premier... Read more
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The Courier
Victoria has just voted to remove its most basic human right: Paul Keatingthe Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be rev
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council next month. But describing the bill as "safe, balanced and conservative," Victoria's Labor Premier... Read more
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The Courier
'It will bring comfort': Euthanasia pioneer welcomes historic votetruth that, as often as not, good intentions are not enough." Mr Keating remai
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
truth that, as often as not, good intentions are not enough." Mr Keating remains hopeful that the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council nex... Read more
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The Border Mail
'It will bring comfort': Euthanasia pioneer welcomes historic votetruth that, as often as not, good intentions are not enough." Mr Keating remai
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
truth that, as often as not, good intentions are not enough." Mr Keating remains hopeful that the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council nex... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
Victoria's voluntary euthanasia legislation is closer to becoming law after an all-night debatebill passed with support from the Greens, independents and some Coalition MPs a
Business Insider Australia / Posted 2 days ago
bill passed with support from the Greens, independents and some Coalition MPs and now needs approval from the 40-member legislative council to become law. Debate is expected in two weeks, and the vote is likely to be close. It will take another... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Shooters take aim at Nats after merger bill fails to passproposed mergers also put to the people. The Local Government Amendment (Amalg
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
proposed mergers also put to the people. The Local Government Amendment (Amalgamation Referendums) Bill 2017 passed the Legislative Council in June this year but was defeated 47-37 in the lower house on Thursday. The decision puts to bed any... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Victoria passes renewable energy targetby 2025 has passed Victoria's parliament. The legislation, which also locks in
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
by 2025 has passed Victoria's parliament. The legislation, which also locks in a 25 per cent target by 2020, passed the Legislative Council on Friday afternoon. Environment Minister Lily D'Ambrosio tweeted: "Historic Day! ... unlike Malcolm... Read more
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News.com.au
Victoria passes renewable energy targetby 2025 has passed Victoria's parliament. The legislation, which also locks in
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
by 2025 has passed Victoria's parliament. The legislation, which also locks in a 25 per cent target by 2020, passed the Legislative Council on Friday afternoon. Environment Minister Lily D'Ambrosio tweeted: "Historic Day! ... unlike Malcolm... Read more
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The Age
'It will bring comfort': Euthanasia pioneer Philip Nitschke welcomes passage of assisted dying lawstruth that, as often as not, good intentions are not enough." Mr Keating remai
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
truth that, as often as not, good intentions are not enough." Mr Keating remains hopeful that the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council nex... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'It will bring comfort': Euthanasia pioneer Philip Nitschke welcomes passage of assisted dying lawstruth that, as often as not, good intentions are not enough." Mr Keating remai
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
truth that, as often as not, good intentions are not enough." Mr Keating remains hopeful that the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council nex... Read more
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Manning River Times
Victoria has just voted to remove its most basic human right: Paul Keatingthe Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be rev
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council next month. But describing the bill as "safe, balanced and conservative," Victoria's Labor Premier... Read more
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The North West Star
Victoria has just voted to remove its most basic human right: Paul Keatingthe Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be rev
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council next month. But describing the bill as "safe, balanced and conservative," Victoria's Labor Premier... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Victoria has just voted to remove its most basic human right: Paul Keatingthe Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be rev
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council next month. But describing the bill as "safe, balanced and conservative," Victoria's Labor Premier... Read more
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The Age
Victoria has just voted to remove its most basic human right: Paul Keatingthe Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be rev
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
the Legislative Assembly's 47-37 approval of the controversial laws will be reversed when the historic bill reaches the Legislative Council next month. But describing the bill as "safe, balanced and conservative," Victoria's Labor Premier... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
2 Arkansas legislators look to foster race relations talksto create a race relations subcommittee last month. That proposal was turned do
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 3 days ago
to create a race relations subcommittee last month. That proposal was turned down by state representatives on the Arkansas Legislative Council, the Legislature's main governing body when lawmakers aren't in session. The representatives say the... Read more
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Island Packet
Powerful SC GOP consultant Richard Quinn, 4 others indictedconsulting firm, Richard Quinn & Associates. Harrison is now the $155,000-a-yea
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
consulting firm, Richard Quinn & Associates. Harrison is now the $155,000-a-year-plus director of the General Assembly’s Legislative Council, which helps draft bills. Harrison also is on The Citadel’s Board of Visitors, the college’s governing... Read more
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Canberra Times
Don't do it: Paul Keating in 11th hour bid to stop euthanasia lawsremarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative A
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
remarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative Assembly, before the bill moves to the Legislative Council in coming weeks. Former prime minister Paul Keating. Photo: Christopher Pearce Mr Keating said all the... Read more
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News.com.au
Text message reveals euthanasia angerthrough, after MPs were missing from the chamber during the vote. Pressure is
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
through, after MPs were missing from the chamber during the vote. Pressure is now being dialled up on Liberal MPs in the Legislative Council to reject the Bill in the Upper House, including threats about preselection. Mr Andrews said any other... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
2 legislators revisit idea of talks on race relationsElliott, D-Little Rock, are trying to find a way to foster discussions among la
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Elliott, D-Little Rock, are trying to find a way to foster discussions among lawmakers about race relations, despite the Legislative Council's rejection of their proposal to create a race relations subcommittee last month, Hendren said... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Council goes over UALR football bidThe Arkansas Legislative Council sought clarity Wednesday afternoon as it revie
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
The Arkansas Legislative Council sought clarity Wednesday afternoon as it reviewed the University of Arkansas at Little Rock's proposed contract to study the potential for a college football program. The agreement is with the same Texas-based... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Don't do it: Keating in 11th hour bid to stop euthanasia lawsremarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative A
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
remarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative Assembly, before the bill moves to the Legislative Council in coming weeks. Mr Keating said all the safeguards in the world could not change what he called the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Don't do it: Keating in 11th hour bid to stop euthanasia lawsremarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative A
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
remarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative Assembly, before the bill moves to the Legislative Council in coming weeks. Mr Keating said all the safeguards in the world could not change what he called the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Don't do it: Keating in 11th hour bid to stop euthanasia lawsremarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative A
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
remarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative Assembly, before the bill moves to the Legislative Council in coming weeks. Mr Keating said all the safeguards in the world could not change what he called the... Read more
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The Courier
Don't do it: Keating in 11th hour bid to stop euthanasia lawsremarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative A
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
remarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative Assembly, before the bill moves to the Legislative Council in coming weeks. Mr Keating said all the safeguards in the world could not change what he called the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Don't do it: Keating in 11th hour bid to stop euthanasia lawsremarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative A
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
remarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative Assembly, before the bill moves to the Legislative Council in coming weeks. Mr Keating said all the safeguards in the world could not change what he called the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Don't do it: Keating in 11th hour bid to stop euthanasia lawsremarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative A
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
remarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative Assembly, before the bill moves to the Legislative Council in coming weeks. Mr Keating said all the safeguards in the world could not change what he called the... Read more
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Manning River Times
Don't do it: Keating in 11th hour bid to stop euthanasia lawsremarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative A
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
remarks could even influence the outcome of the tight vote in the Legislative Assembly, before the bill moves to the Legislative Council in coming weeks. Mr Keating said all the safeguards in the world could not change what he called the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Why the Liberals equal Saudi Arabia for women in parliamentof 37 Liberal members are women – just 21.6 per cent. In contrast, Labor has 14
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
of 37 Liberal members are women – just 21.6 per cent. In contrast, Labor has 14 women out of 34, or 41.1 per cent. In the Legislative Council there are just two Liberal women from 13 party representatives, or just 15.4 per cent. For Labor the... Read more
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