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dna
Office of Profit Row: President Kovind approves EC recommendation, disqualifies 20 AAP MLAs of Delhi AssemblyOn Sunday, President Kovind approved the EC's recommendation and disqualified 2
dna / Posted 27 minutes ago
On Sunday, President Kovind approved the EC's recommendation and disqualified 20 MLAs of Delhi assembly. In a blow to the Aam Aadmi Party, the Election Commission had asked President Ram Nath Kovind to disqualify 20 of its MLAs for holding offices... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Odisha police freeze bank accounts of one of the richest MLAs of the statearrested the manager of a private bank on charges of transporting Rs 50 lakh in
Hindustantimes.com / Posted an hour ago
arrested the manager of a private bank on charges of transporting Rs 50 lakh in cash to the house of one of the richest MLAs of the state without proper documents, it ordered freezing the legislator’s bank accounts. On January 12, police in... Read more
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The Hindu
Residents of Himachal’s Jibhi village want to give back to societyhe was asked by officials to go to court, Bharti decided to take it head-on wit
The Hindu / Posted 3 hours ago
he was asked by officials to go to court, Bharti decided to take it head-on with the help of his father who, as a former MLA, had pushed for the formation of GHNP in the 70s. Bharti collected signatures of the villagers to file a petition. Nearly... Read more
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Canberra Times
'Daggers drawn' in Australia Day debate as Canberrans reveal mixed feelings on date changewe agree there's greater priorities, doesn't mean to say ... everything has to
Canberra Times / Posted 9 hours ago
we agree there's greater priorities, doesn't mean to say ... everything has to be put on hold." ACT Greens leader and MLA Shane Rattenbury was lockstep with his federal counterparts on changing the date. "There's no question that January 26... Read more
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The Indian Express
UP considers withdrawing Muzaffarnagar riots casealso confirmed that the state government had sought opinion on eight other crim
The Indian Express / Posted 11 hours ago
also confirmed that the state government had sought opinion on eight other criminal cases, lodged against BJP Budhana MLA Umesh Malik in Muzaffarnagar. Malik said he had no knowledge of the latter, and that he had not approached the state... Read more
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Business Standard India
President should hear our views as well: AAP on 20 MLAs' disqualificationappealed to President Ram Nath Kovind to hear the AAP's views. "We appeal to t
Business Standard India / Posted 19 hours ago
appealed to President Ram Nath Kovind to hear the AAP's views. "We appeal to the President to hear our view too, and (the) MLAs will meet (the) President also." Senior AAP leader Sanjay Singh termed the EC's recommendations as 'one-sided' and... Read more
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asianage
AAP not given chance to speak, President's intervention required: Sisodiafor holding office of profit, senior party leader and Delhi Deputy Chief Minist
asianage / Posted 20 hours ago
for holding office of profit, senior party leader and Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Saturday said the MLAs of his party were never given a chance to put forward their side of the story and appealed to the President to hear his... Read more
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The Age
'Daggers drawn' in Australia Day debate as Canberrans reveal mixed feelings on date changewe agree there's greater priorities, doesn't mean to say ... everything has to
The Age / Posted 21 hours ago
we agree there's greater priorities, doesn't mean to say ... everything has to be put on hold." ACT Greens leader and MLA Shane Rattenbury was lockstep with his federal counterparts on changing the date. "There's no question that January 26... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'Daggers drawn' in Australia Day debate as Canberrans reveal mixed feelings on date changewe agree there's greater priorities, doesn't mean to say ... everything has to
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
we agree there's greater priorities, doesn't mean to say ... everything has to be put on hold." ACT Greens leader and MLA Shane Rattenbury was lockstep with his federal counterparts on changing the date. "There's no question that January 26... Read more
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Business Standard India
Civilian killings in Pakistani shelling rock J&K Assemblyfiring on the Line of Control (LoC) and the International Border. "BJP Hai, Ha
Business Standard India / Posted 22 hours ago
firing on the Line of Control (LoC) and the International Border. "BJP Hai, Hai, RSS Hai, Hai (Down with BJP, RSS)," NC MLAs led by senior leader, Ali Muhammad Sagar, shouted slogans to interrupt the proceedings of the state assembly. They... Read more
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The Hindu
The Hindu Explains: Office of profitOn January 19, the Election Commission recommened the disqualification 20 Aam A
The Hindu / Posted 22 hours ago
On January 19, the Election Commission recommened the disqualification 20 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs from Delhi, citing that they held offices of profit. In 2016, the EC had issued show cause notices to 27 AAP MLAs who held offices as parliamentary... Read more
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dna
Killing of Kathua minor girl: Opposition creates ruckus in Jammu & Kashmir Assemblythe Well of the House shouting slogans such as : "we want justice and hang the
dna / Posted 23 hours ago
the Well of the House shouting slogans such as : "we want justice and hang the culprit". The issue was raised by Congress MLA Usman Majeed and the entire Opposition comprising the Congress and National Conference members rose on their feet... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Cong leaders observe silence to pay homage to Sriniwas TiwariBhopal State Congress leaders observed a two minutes silence to pay homage to
Central Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Bhopal State Congress leaders observed a two minutes silence to pay homage to Sriniwas Tiwari who was seven times MLA from Mangawan constituency in Rewa. The former speaker was rushed and admitted to the Sanjay Gandhi Memorial Hospital in... Read more
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Central Chronicle
EC recommends disqualification of MLAs in ‘office of profit’ caseAgencies, New Delhi Delhi Transport Minister and Najafgarh MLA, Kailash Gahlot
Central Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Agencies, New Delhi Delhi Transport Minister and Najafgarh MLA, Kailash Gahlot and Chandni Chowk MLA Alka Lamba are among the high profile names featuring in the list of 20 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) legislators whose names were recommended for... Read more
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dna
Delhi court grants bail to Kapil Mishra in defamation casecharges against him. The court also asked him to furnish a personal bail bond
dna / Posted yesterday
charges against him. The court also asked him to furnish a personal bail bond of Rs. 10,000. Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Manjinder Singh Sirsa, another accused in the same case, did not appear before the court. The court has fixed the next... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
From Dalit activist to Gujarat MLA: Tracking Jignesh Mevani’s journeyBut the predominant Chaudhary community was not comfortable with his approach.
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
But the predominant Chaudhary community was not comfortable with his approach. “They presumed that with Jignesh as an MLA, they would be routinely booked under the Atrocities Act because Dalits worked in their farms and factories,” says Sagar... Read more
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dna
Disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs: Know what is 'office of profit'case on Friday. They had moved a plea in the court seeking a stay on the Electi
dna / Posted yesterday
case on Friday. They had moved a plea in the court seeking a stay on the Election Commission's order disqualifying 20 MLAs in the case. This has raised the important question which is being debated in the media: What is an "office of... Read more
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asianage
Jignesh Mewani may pose a threat to MayawatiLucknow: Bahujan Samaj Party president Mayawati has enough reasons to be worrie
asianage / Posted yesterday
Lucknow: Bahujan Samaj Party president Mayawati has enough reasons to be worried with the Congress, along with Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mewani, also posing a serious threat to the BSP vote base. Ms Mayawati, who claims to be on the comeback trail in... Read more
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The Indian Express
Disqualification of 20 of MLAs: Bypolls, 2019 loom, but AAP worry today is crack in ranksAAP Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. (File) If it fails to obtain relief from c
The Indian Express / Posted yesterday
AAP Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. (File) If it fails to obtain relief from courts on the disqualification of 20 of its MLAs, AAP is staring at the possibility of bypolls in Delhi, with party leaders bracing for what they feel is a more imminent... Read more
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dna
Surgical strike, building toilets, DBT is Rashtra-niti not Rajniti: Smriti Iraniwho spoke before her, for hailing Jahwarlal Nehru University student leaders Sh
dna / Posted yesterday
who spoke before her, for hailing Jahwarlal Nehru University student leaders Shehla Rashid and Kanhaiya Kumar, young Dalit MLA Jignesh Mevani and Patidaar leader Hardik Patel for empowering the democracy. She stands "condemned" by the person who... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
All clear for Padmaavat?associated with the film but also to movie theatres that may screen the controv
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
associated with the film but also to movie theatres that may screen the controversial movie. Closer home, Goshamahal BJP MLA Raja Singh has also asked four theatres around his constituency not to screen the film, threatening that if they did,... Read more
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The Hindu
Delhi HC refuses to give interim protection to AAP MLAsThe Delhi High Court on Friday refused to pass any interim order of protection
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
The Delhi High Court on Friday refused to pass any interim order of protection to AAP MLAs, whose names have been recommended for disqualification as legislators by the Election Commission of India (ECI) for holding office of profit. Justice Rekha... Read more
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Gulf News
Kejriwal should quit on ‘moral grounds’: Congress, BJP demand(EC) on Friday recommended to President Ram Nath Kovind that 20 Aam Aadmi Party
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
(EC) on Friday recommended to President Ram Nath Kovind that 20 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Members of Legislative Assembly (MLAs) did hold office of profit as Parliamentary Secretaries and hence are liable to be disqualified, both Congress and BJP... Read more
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dna
Meet the other Prashant: A lawyer who struck a terrible blow at AAPis one of its biggest setbacks since the party was launched. On Friday, the EC
dna / Posted yesterday
is one of its biggest setbacks since the party was launched. On Friday, the EC recommended the disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs for allegedly holding an ‘Office of Profit’, which could lead to their disqualification. While the loss of 20 MLAS,... Read more
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Gulf News
AAP furious as 20 MLAs face disqualificationElection Commission recommends disqualification of 20 MLAs for holding office o
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
Election Commission recommends disqualification of 20 MLAs for holding office of profit as Parliamentary Secretaries New Delhi: In a major setback to the ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in New Delhi, the Election Commission (EC) on Friday recommended... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Adequate efforts not made to examine witness of 1984 anti-Sikh riots: SCwas closed. The bench, also comprising Justices AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrach
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
was closed. The bench, also comprising Justices AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud, was hearing the appeal of former Delhi MLA Mahender Singh Yadav against the High Court order of March 29 last year by which show cause notices were issued to him... Read more
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The Hindu
TTV Dhinakaran cites technical hurdles in forming new partyMLA and former AIADMK leader T.T.V. Dhinakaran on Friday cited technical hurdle
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
MLA and former AIADMK leader T.T.V. Dhinakaran on Friday cited technical hurdles in forming a new political outfit and said there were no such difficulties in functioning as the AIADMK (Amma) if the court allowed them to use that name. According to... Read more
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dna
Office of Profit: Delhi HC refuses to grant interim relief to AAP MLAs recommended for disqualificationThe AAP MLAs today moved the Delhi High Court against the Election Commission's
dna / Posted yesterday
The AAP MLAs today moved the Delhi High Court against the Election Commission's (EC) recommendation to the President to disqualify 20 of them for allegedly holding offices of profit. The pleas by six MLAs was mentioned before a bench headed by... Read more
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dna
Check out full list of 20 AAP MLAs facing disqualifcation including prominent leaders and Kejriwal's confidantThe Election Commission is learnt to have recommended to the President the disq
dna / Posted yesterday
The Election Commission is learnt to have recommended to the President the disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs for allegedly holding office of profit. In its opinion sent to President Ram Nath Kovind, the Election Commission said by being parliamentary... Read more
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The North West Star
Chicken or the egg? Why free-range eggs 'win' over free-range chickensshoppers about purchase decisions, and then followed them to see what they boug
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
shoppers about purchase decisions, and then followed them to see what they bought. It did not matter what they said, says MLA chief marketing officer Lisa Sharp. "When we followed consumers to the shelves, time and time we saw that price was... Read more
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The Border Mail
Chicken or the egg? Why free-range eggs 'win' over free-range chickensshoppers about purchase decisions, and then followed them to see what they boug
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
shoppers about purchase decisions, and then followed them to see what they bought. It did not matter what they said, says MLA chief marketing officer Lisa Sharp. "When we followed consumers to the shelves, time and time we saw that price was... Read more
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WA Today
Chicken or the egg? Why free-range eggs 'win' over free-range chickensshoppers about purchase decisions, and then followed them to see what they boug
WA Today / Posted yesterday
shoppers about purchase decisions, and then followed them to see what they bought. It did not matter what they said, says MLA chief marketing officer Lisa Sharp. “When we followed consumers to the shelves, time and time we saw that price was... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Boy, Trinamool worker killed as ‘party infighting’ turns violent in West Bengallocals claimed that Thursday’s violence was a fallout of the infighting between
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
locals claimed that Thursday’s violence was a fallout of the infighting between Trinamool factions of Canning (East) MLA, Saokat Mollah and Gosaba MLA, Jayanta Naskar. Both Naskar and Mollah denied involvement in the clash. Mollah described... Read more
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Central Chronicle
MP Untwal, MLA Parmar summoned to Bhopalbetween two leaders during Ekatm Yatra Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal BJP Member
Central Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
between two leaders during Ekatm Yatra Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal BJP Member of Parliament from Dewas Manohar Untwal and MLA from Dewas Gopal Parmar have been summoned to Bhopal by BJP state president Nand Kumar Singh Chauhan. They have been... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Tripura elections: BJP inches closer to pre-poll alliance with tribal outfit IPTFScheduled Tribe reserved seats where the IPTF and INPT have significant influen
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
Scheduled Tribe reserved seats where the IPTF and INPT have significant influence. Another leftist party, the CPI, has its MLA in another of these seats. Tripura assembly has 60 seats and the CPM-CPI combine won 50 of them in 2013. “We except to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Nagaland’s Game of Thrones: Three leaders, a national party, and all eyes on post-poll equationssitting with a few colleagues. He explains how the feud in the party evolved.
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
sitting with a few colleagues. He explains how the feud in the party evolved. After Rio left for Delhi, a majority of NPF MLAs supported Zeliang as chief minister. In January 2015, though, 23 MLAs — under the influence of Rio, Leyri suggests —... Read more
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asianage
BJP, JD-U to join hands for Nagaland electionsNDA in Bihar last year. Party chief and Bihar CM Nitish Kumar will campaign in
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
NDA in Bihar last year. Party chief and Bihar CM Nitish Kumar will campaign in the state ext-ensively where it has just one MLA in the current Assembly, sources said. In Nagaland, the polling will be held on February 27 and the results would be out... Read more
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The Hindu
BJP open to tie-ups in NagalandWe have a good number of new people who have joined the party in all these Stat
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
We have a good number of new people who have joined the party in all these States. In Tripura, we didn’t have a single MLA, now we have seven MLAs, in Meghalaya also four MLAs have joined, and more are likely to join, in Nagaland we have four... Read more
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The Border Mail
Coalition pledges to solve anomalies with cross-border commissionerme to have somebody there would be wonderful and simplify my life immensely,” M
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
me to have somebody there would be wonderful and simplify my life immensely,” Mr McTavish said. Last year, Benambra MLA Bill Tilley said “Albury-Wodonga would be the ideal location” to host a cross-border commissioner. He lauded the... Read more
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4NI
Other News In BriefSpiers is also required to repay any outstanding money wrongfully obtained to t
4NI / Posted 2 days ago
Spiers is also required to repay any outstanding money wrongfully obtained to the Department. The Fermanagh-South Tyrone MLA also praised the contribution made by carers in relieving pressure on the wider health system. He said: "Informal carers... Read more
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Irish Examiner
'Last opportunity' to save powersharing as new round of talks to begin next weekwould mean her government would face significant decisions, including setting a
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
would mean her government would face significant decisions, including setting a budget for the new financial year. MLA pay and a fresh election would also be looked at and "ultimately other arrangements" she warned. Mrs Bradley said the... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
‘Last opportunity’ to save powersharing as new round of talks to begin next weekam always reluctant to talk about deadlines but I think it is more than apparen
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
am always reluctant to talk about deadlines but I think it is more than apparent that time is short,” he added. DUP MLA Simon Hamilton speaking to the media in Parliament Buildings Belfast as a new round of powersharing talks was announced.... Read more
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Gazette News
‘Last opportunity’ to save powersharing as new round of talks to begin next weekam always reluctant to talk about deadlines but I think it is more than apparen
Gazette News / Posted 2 days ago
am always reluctant to talk about deadlines but I think it is more than apparent that time is short,” he added. DUP MLA Simon Hamilton speaking to the media in Parliament Buildings Belfast as a new round of powersharing talks was announced.... Read more
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This is West Country
‘Last opportunity’ to save powersharing as new round of talks to begin next weekam always reluctant to talk about deadlines but I think it is more than apparen
This is West Country / Posted 2 days ago
am always reluctant to talk about deadlines but I think it is more than apparent that time is short,” he added. DUP MLA Simon Hamilton speaking to the media in Parliament Buildings Belfast as a new round of powersharing talks was announced.... Read more
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Bolton News
‘Last opportunity’ to save powersharing as new round of talks to begin next weekam always reluctant to talk about deadlines but I think it is more than apparen
Bolton News / Posted 2 days ago
am always reluctant to talk about deadlines but I think it is more than apparent that time is short,” he added. DUP MLA Simon Hamilton speaking to the media in Parliament Buildings Belfast as a new round of powersharing talks was announced.... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
‘Last opportunity’ to save powersharing as new round of talks to begin next weekam always reluctant to talk about deadlines but I think it is more than apparen
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 2 days ago
am always reluctant to talk about deadlines but I think it is more than apparent that time is short,” he added. DUP MLA Simon Hamilton speaking to the media in Parliament Buildings Belfast as a new round of powersharing talks was announced.... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
‘Last opportunity’ to save powersharing as new round of talks to begin next weekam always reluctant to talk about deadlines but I think it is more than apparen
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
am always reluctant to talk about deadlines but I think it is more than apparent that time is short,” he added. DUP MLA Simon Hamilton speaking to the media in Parliament Buildings Belfast as a new round of powersharing talks was announced.... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
‘Last opportunity’ to save powersharing as new round of talks to begin next weekwould mean her government would face significant decisions, including setting a
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
would mean her government would face significant decisions, including setting a budget for the new financial year. MLA pay and a fresh election would also be looked at and “ultimately other arrangements” she warned. Northern Ireland... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
‘Last opportunity’ to save powersharing as new round of talks to begin next weekwould mean her government would face significant decisions, including setting a
Croydon Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
would mean her government would face significant decisions, including setting a budget for the new financial year. MLA pay and a fresh election would also be looked at and “ultimately other arrangements” she warned. Northern Ireland... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
‘Last opportunity’ to save powersharing as new round of talks to begin next weekwould mean her government would face significant decisions, including setting a
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
would mean her government would face significant decisions, including setting a budget for the new financial year. MLA pay and a fresh election would also be looked at and “ultimately other arrangements” she warned. Northern Ireland... Read more
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