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The PM described Luciana Berger and Ruth Smeeth as “the best of this House of Commons and the best of Members of Parliament” after they revealed their ... It followed a protest in Parliament Square by leading UK Jewish groups, who said the Labour leader had not done enough to tackle the issue.
"I'm a bit speechless, to think - especially a member of parliament - could do such a thing. "I don't think he should be posting anything, I think he should be sacked." When asked whether he should remain as an MP, she said: "I don't think so." L/Cpl Douglas had joined the British Army when he was 17 and ...

In the clearest possible terms British Member of Parliament Dr. Paul Williams on the floors of Parliament today demanded: "Will the government use ... When opposition members of Parliament tried to fillibuster the bill, Museveni showed how contemptuos he was of Parliament by sending in his body guards ...
(CNN) The UK Home Office destroyed landing card slips that documented arrival dates for the so-called Windrush generation, it confirmed Wednesday, ... Earlier, Shadow Home Secretary Dianne Abbott, a Labour member of Parliament, told BBC Radio 4 that current Home Secretary Amber Rudd should ...
Comment The British Army's troubled Watchkeeper drones "could still be deployed on operations", a defence minister has insisted. Labour MP Kevan Jones, a member of Parliament's Intelligence and Security Committee, asked the Ministry of Defence "what assessed capability gaps have been created as a ...
Back in June 2016, as the country voted in the EU referendum, certain politicians promised that life would get easier, not harder, for Commonwealth citizens wanting to come to the UK. Priti Patel even promised south Asian chefs could come to the UK and save the British curry house. Such promises are ...

But by making their voices heard, members of Parliament made clear the potential political risks to Mrs. May, who does not have a clear parliamentary ... influencing President Barack Obama's decision to pull back from military strikes and raising questions about Britain's reliability as a military partner to the ...
The Times reports that Prime Minister Theresa May has been receiving intelligence risk assessments regarding a potential Russia-based cyberattack that might result in the release of embarrassing or compromising information about UK ministers, members of parliament and others. Unnamed security ...
The British government reportedly gave £20 million to Palestinian schools teaching a curriculum that purports jihadic allegiance, encourages pupils to become martyrs, espouses distrust of the West and demonizes the State of Israel, according to a watchdog briefing published by the UK's Sunday Times.
Ms Harris, a member of Parliament for the Welsh constituency of Swansea East, celebrated the announcement on Twitter. "This victory will mean parents who are going through the toughest time in their life will have one less thing to worry about," she wrote. In a video, she said, "I just wish it hadn't taken so ...
LONDON: The ethics watchdog for Members of Parliament has reopened its investigation into misconduct by the UK's longest-serving Indian-origin parliamentarian Keith Vaz. Vaz is being investigated for breaching the MP's code of conduct following a September 2016 sting operation which revealed that ...
LONDON — For years, anticorruption campaigners have railed against Britain's openness to ill-gotten riches from overseas and the foreigners who invest .... Yvette Cooper, a Labour member of Parliament, has called on the government to investigate the 700 Russians who obtained investor visas between ...
“At the request of the U.K. Information Commissioner's Office, which has announced it is pursuing a warrant to conduct its own on-site investigation, the Stroz ... Damian Collins, member of Parliament for the Conservative Party, said in a tweet on Monday: “These investigations need to be undertaken by the ...
LONDON — The British police are investigating threatening packages received this week by Muslim members of Parliament that contained a letter ... Demonstrating the high level of anxiety, a fifth Muslim member of Parliament said on Tuesday that his office had received a suspicious package and had ...
Damian Collins, a member of parliament, last week requested Facebook to make available a senior executive to answer questions about the explosive story. ... will make Chief Technology Officer Mike Schroepfer or Chief Product Officer Chris Cox, available to a committee of British members of parliament.
In Britain, it has always been accepted that members of Parliament vote with their parties, except when there are rare free votes on issues where there is ... of Matthew Parris, a former Conservative member of Parliament who served in the House of Commons when Margaret Thatcher was prime minister.
Where there are allegations of this sort, members of parliament should be prepared to be open and transparent.” Bradley, who won his Mansfield seat from Labour at the June general election, was appointed the Conservatives' vice-chair in charge of youth engagement during the reshuffle in January and ...

Britain will have plenty of trade partners outside the EU after Brexit, writes Marcus Fysh, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Yeovil. ... "Gloomy forecasts about catastrophic UK loss of EU trade, and consequent reductions in productivity and foreign direct investment for the whole UK economy for all of ...
Israel's abuse and mistreatment of Palestinian children in military detention was under the spotlight in Westminster yesterday, as MPs urged it to end the “torture” of minors. Israeli authorities were also charged with war crimes, over the imprisonment of both children and adults from the occupied Palestinian ...
Eleven members of parliament from the United Kingdom journeyed to a large ballroom in Washington, D.C., Thursday to learn about fake news from three U.S. social media giants, Google ... asked one member of parliament, referring to corporate business models that depend on the harvesting of user data.
Members of Parliament debate in Welsh for the first time today ... But in February last year the UK Government gave the green light to the use of Welsh, saying that “translation services – both interpreters and headsets – will be absorbed within Parliament's existing budgets, meaning this change takes place ...
(The Christian Institute) — Heterosexual couples could be allowed to enter into civil partnerships in England and Wales as MPs back a review into the current laws. Tim Loughton MP had launched a Private Members Bill to permit heterosexuals to form a civil partnership, claiming it was “not fair” that ...
Darren Jones found himself caring for his newborn daughter Ophelia when he was called to vote this month against a law that would repeal Britain's membership of the European Union. He took her past the green benches of the House of Commons chamber, and through the so-called division lobbies ...
... a member of parliament from the PDI-P party, which sits in the ruling ... Critics say many members of parliament are so focused on raising ...
In all, about a dozen members of Parliament, eight from the ... of Britain's Parliament: The 650 members of the House of Commons hire, employ and ... Jess Phillips, 36, a Labour member of Parliament who worked with victims ...
Britain's Defense Secretary Michael Fallon addresses members of the media during a ... security official in the United Kingdom, one of America's staunchest allies. ... "A number of allegations have surfaced about MPs [Members of Parliament] in recent days, ... Fallon will still remain a member of Parliament.
Sexual Harassment Claims Surface in U.K. Parliament ... of 36 accusations against members of Parliament who have been accused of sexual ...
In the aftermath of an inconclusive election, the United Kingdom faces a prolonged ... The U.K. growth rate was just 0.2 percent in the first quarter of 2017 and ... Ireland to obtain the support of their ten members of parliament.
As things stand, the UK is set to leave the EU in March 2019. ... Prime Minister reaching an agreement for the United Kingdom to remain a member ... he said: “There will be some members of Parliament who say: 'I want to be able at ... accounts, and decided Britain has overestimated its international assets.
MPs have the “right” to try and delay or even block Brexit when they are given a vote on the UK's withdrawal deal, John Bercow has said.
Two members a group of unaccompanied minors (R and 2nd R) from the Jungle migrant camp in Calais stand outside an immigration centre ...
... awarded an honorary Commander of the British Empire in 2004 for his contribution to the U.K. film industry. Harvey Weinstein's links to Britain ...
Prime Minister Theresa May of Britain visited a school in South London on .... While the report has been welcomed by members of Parliament, ...
UK Members of Parliament Laud Work of School of Hope ... Members of the United Kingdom (UK) Parliament have lauded the Randolph Lopez ... to share ideas, to possibly forge some linkages with institutions back in Britain, ...
A group of members of Parliament in the United Kingdom is calling for ... Member of Parliament James Heappey called on MSC to change its ...
A majority of the UK's members of parliament somehow know that non-human animals are incapable feeling pain or experiencing emotions.
... group that named several members of Parliament and detailed their alleged sexual ... from both of the United Kingdom's main parties, who have been accused of ... Britain's leaders and the journalists who cover them have ...
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May arrives for charity coffee event in ... a plot involving Conservative Party Members of Parliament to oust her ...
Despite reluctance, as the United Kingdom's foreign secretary, Johnson will be flying to the Caribbean in order to meet those affected and view the UK's ... Fellow Labour Member of Parliament for Earling Southall Virendra ...
... poisoning issues from Brexit in the UK to police racism in the US. ..... the first Asian member of parliament elected to the House of Commons, ...
Last night, Members of Parliament voted to bring to an end a four decade ... in which European law has been supreme in the United Kingdom.
British Members of Parliament Nadhim Zahawi and Jack Lopresti were keynote speakers at the panel discussion on the Kurdistan Region referendum on ...
LONDON — Prime Minister Theresa May has urged US President Donald Trump to intervene in a major trade dispute in an attempt to protect ...
Members of Parliament passed the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill -- which will transfer EU law into UK legislation when Britain exits the bloc ...
But over the last couple of years, the conservative Member of Parliament has taken on an increasingly public profile. Today, he is boosted by a ...
DFID's chief, an elected member of Parliament, would oversee the ... now includes three other members of Parliament, each responsible for ...
The series continues to evolve to include parts of the UK farther afield from my ... Samuel Pepys, a diarist and once a member of Parliament, ...
At 3.25am on June 9, Theresa May spoke from Maidenhead having been returned as a member of parliament. Some constituencies had yet to ...
Soames, a Conservative member of Parliament, exemplified ... Prince William, the United Kingdom's future king, wants his subjects to be able to ...
Nine in 10 Members of Parliament do not believe the social care ... the current social care system is suitable for the UK's ageing population.


 

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