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Lecturer not sure of usefulness of Upper House
Barbados Daily Nation

Lecturer not sure of usefulness of Upper House

‚ÄčA VISITING BRITISH LAW professor has thrown cold water on the idea of an Upper House of Parliament. Dr Derek Anthony OBrien, principal lecturer at Oxford Brookes University, England, made the suggestion after delivering a lecture at the ... Barbados Daily Nation, 2 days ago

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The Nation Pakistan

Senate acts

In a rather aggressive move, the opposition senators in the upper house of the parliament have legislatively got it declared mandatory for the prime minister to attend its session at least once a week. The move is likely to be interpreted variously.
 Frontier Post4 days ago Senate Chairman lauds democratic transitiona in country  Aaj TV1 week ago Senate to meet on 14th  The Nation Pakistan1 week ago

Amendment seeks PM's presence in Senate

ISLAMABAD: A proposed amendment to rules of procedure and conduct of business in the upper house of parliament is on the Senate's agenda for tomorrow, which seeks to make it mandatory for the prime minister to attend zero hour in the house at least ...
 Qatar Peninsula1 week ago Amendment seeks to ensure PM's presence in Senate every week  DAWN Group1 week ago
DAWN Group

Senate amends rules to ensure PM's attendance

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's upper house of Parliament amended its rules on Monday in a moved to ensure that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif attends its sessions. Rule 61 (2A) of the rules of the Senate's procedure and conduct of business says that the ...
 DAWN Group5 days ago

Russia's role essential in settlement of Ukraine's crisis - Federation Council head

Photo: Russian Federation Council Speaker of the Federation Council upper house of Russia's parliament Valentina Matviyenko said all the attempts to break the deadlock in Ukraine would not be truly successful without Russia's participation. ...
 Voice of Russia1 week ago Yanukovich still Ukraine president: Russian speaker  Prokerala1 month ago Russia's Federation Council on Wednesday gave its blessing to legal changes that would require foreign citizens to prove their ability to speak Russian. Foreigners would be required to prove their knowledge with a certificate from an accredited institutio  St. Petersburg Times Russia17 hours ago Federation Council Approves Bill Requiring Russian Language for Residency  St. Petersburg Times Russia17 hours ago

Rajya Sabha adjourned sine die

Rajya Sabha was adjourned sine die Friday on the last day of the last parliament session of the UPA-II government.The upper house, which saw disruptions on every day of the second part of winter session, lost its question hour on the last day as well, even ...
 Prokerala1 month ago How the Congress and BJP played a dangerous game on Telangana  Rediff.com1 month ago Telangana Bill gets Parliament nod  Deccan Herald1 month ago Parliament passes Telangana Bill  Sify1 month ago
Times of India

Putin gets Russian parliament approval to attack Ukraine

The upper house of Russian parliament has approved Vladimir Putin's request for the use of Russian troops on Ukrainian territory.
 Times of India1 month ago Putin seeks parliament approval to use Russian troops in Ukraine  Times of India1 month ago Vladmir Putin proposes use of Russian armed forces in Ukraine  DNA1 month ago Russian Parliament approves use of force in Crimea  The Hindu1 month ago

Russia`s upper house of parliament ratifies treaty on absorbing Crimea

Friday unanimously voted to ratify the treaty incorporating Crimea into Russian territory in defiance of the international community's insistence that the peninsula is part of Ukraine. All 155 senators present voted at a televised session to approve the ...
 Zee News4 weeks ago Russia to finish process for Crimean accession this week , says Lavrov  First Post.com1 month ago Russia's upper house ratifies treaty on absorbing Crimea  Business Standard4 weeks ago Russian Parliament Ratifies Treaty on Absorbing Crimea  Outlook4 weeks ago

RJD not to press for Ramkripal Yadav's disqualification as MP

RJD will not press for disqualification of its Rajya Sabha MP Ramkirpal Yadav from the Upper House of the Parliament after he "deserted" the party on being denied a ticket. PATNA: RJD will not press for disqualification of its Rajya Sabha MPRamkirpal Yadav ...
 Economic Times1 month ago RJD not to press for Ramkripal's disqualification as MP  Business Standard1 month ago RJD not to press for Ramkripal`s disqualification as MP  Zee News1 month ago

Thais vote for Senate as PM showdown looms

Thais voted today to elect the upper house of parliament in a poll that could hold the key to the fate of the prime minister, who faces possible impeachment for negligence after months of street protests. While the Senate is officially non-partisan, in ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago
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