May’s Brexit deal ‘isn’t going anywhere at the moment,’ Adonis says
14 November 2018 | 1:54 pm
U.K. House of Lords Member Andrew Adonis discusses the issues he sees with Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal as she attempts to get Parliamentary backing for the agreement.
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President Emmanuel Macron's fledgeling party is set to trounce France's traditional main parties in a parliamentary election and secure a huge majority to push through his pro-business reforms, projections after the first round show.
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French president Emmanuel Macron's Republic on the Move party wins a large majority in parliament, according to Interior Ministry data.
30 Mar 2018
Sen. Ibrahim Gobir, representing Sokoto East Senatorial District, has kicked against the formation of Parliamentary Support Group for President Muhammadu Buhari in the Nigerian Senate.
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Nigerian governors approve parliamentary debates for State Assemblies, Lawmaker alleges.
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Boris Johnson clinched a dramatic vote for his new Brexit plan, in the first demonstration that parliament is prepared to approve the broad principles of an agreement that takes the U.K. out of the European Union. Bloomberg's Annmarie Hordern reports on "Bloomberg Markets: The Close."
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The party of South Korea's President Moon Jae-in has won a landslide victory in a parliamentary election. The vote had the highest turnout in decades despite being held under strict health controls due to coronavirus.
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Projections show President Aleksandar Vucic's right-wing populist party has won Serbia's parliamentary election. Opposition parties boycotted the poll, and COVID-19 fears prompted many voters to stay home.
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Syria's Baath party and its allies have won a majority in parliamentary elections that were delayed twice due to the coronavirus pandemic. The exiled opposition labeled the vote a "farce."
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Elections in Ivory Coast are a chance for the opposition to regain power, with President Alassane Ouattara ruling with a majority. The outcome could decide the future of Ivorian parties, international observers say.
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Let the minimum wage bill go through parliamentary process: Senate to NLC
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Parliamentary aides are protesting the nonpayment of their salary arrears by the National Assembly.
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Lawmakers in Windhoek debated a settlement that will see Germany apologize and pay for past atrocities. But opposition lawmakers are furious about being cut out of talks.
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