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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Committee questions TPR over the state of Railways Pension Scheme

By   /  April 16, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, British Parliament News, committeenews, commonsnews, CTF, DJF, England, English, Europe, great britain, houseofcommons, KB, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Committee questions TPR over the state of Railways Pension Scheme

Source: British Parliament News 15 April 2019 The Committee has written to TPR with questions on its engagement with the Railways Pensions Scheme, carrying a reported funding gap of £5-6bn, after the Stagecoach group was disqualified from three major UK rail franchise competitions on Friday. Chair’s comments Rt Hon Frank Field MP, Chair of the […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Royal Assent: Finn’s Law

By   /  April 13, 2019  /  AM-NC, animals, animalwelfare, British Parliament News, commonsnews, Crime, CTF, DJF, England, English, Europe, great britain, KB, MIL OSI, NATO, News, Open Source Intel, Police, Show on home page, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Royal Assent: Finn’s Law

Source: British Parliament News 12 April 2019 The Animal Welfare (Service Animals) Bill, also known as Finn’s Law, was introduced by Sir Oliver Heald MP to make it an office to cause unnecessary suffering to a service animal. The campaign for the bill followed the stabbing of police dog, Finn, in the line of duty in 2016. What is the Animal […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Statement: Julian Assange arrested after seven years in embassy

By   /  April 12, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, Asylum, British Parliament News, commonsnews, criminallaw, CTF, DJF, England, English, Europe, great britain, internationalaffairs, internationallaw, KB, law, Legal, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, Show on home page, Sweden, UK Politics, United Kingdom, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Statement: Julian Assange arrested after seven years in embassy

Source: British Parliament News 11 April 2019 The Home Secretary has made a statement following the arrest of the Julian Assange. The Wikileaks founder was arrested at the Ecuadorean Embassy this morning after Government of Ecuador revoked his asylum status. Assange has spent the last seven years taking refuge in the embassy, to avoid extradition, […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Prime Minister’s statement after Article 50 extended to 31 October 2019

By   /  April 12, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, Brexit, British Parliament News, commonsnews, CTF, DJF, England, English, Europe, European Union, europeancouncil, europeanunion, exitingtheeuropeanunion, great britain, houseofcommons, KB, Labour, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, Show on home page, Trade, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Prime Minister’s statement after Article 50 extended to 31 October 2019

Source: British Parliament News 11 April 2019 The Prime Minister made a statement to the Commons after last night announcing that the European Union had approved an extension to Article 50 to 31 October 2019. Article 50 was previously set to expire on 12 April 2019, and in the absence of a Withdrawal Agreement that could command a […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: “Football cannot be used as a cloak for racism and intolerance”

By   /  April 12, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, British Parliament News, commonsnews, CTF, Culture, culturemediaandsport, DJF, England, English, Equality, Europe, great britain, houseofcommons, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, racialdiscrimination, religiousdiscrimination, Show on home page, Sports, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: “Football cannot be used as a cloak for racism and intolerance”

Source: British Parliament News 11 April 2019 The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport has made a statement, following a number of incidents at football matches in recent months. This past weekend, a grassroots club that left the field and forfeited their match after their goalkeeper was subjected to racist abuse were fined a larger […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Urgent question on Stagecoach’s disqualification from rail franchise bidding

By   /  April 11, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, British Parliament News, commonsnews, CTF, DJF, eastmidlands, England, English, Europe, great britain, houseofcommons, KB, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, railways, Show on home page, Trade, Transport, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Urgent question on Stagecoach’s disqualification from rail franchise bidding

Source: British Parliament News 11 April 2019 The East Midlands franchise has been awarded to Abellio, following a bidding process which saw current franchise holder, Stagecoach, disqualified from bidding. Clive Betts, MP for Sheffield South East asked the government to make a statement on the reason behind this disqualification. The East Midlands franchise runs services […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: JCHR probes Government on Draft Domestic Abuse Bill

By   /  April 11, 2019  /  AM-NC, British Parliament News, committeenews, commonsnews, CTF, DJF, England, English, Europe, great britain, houseofcommons, houseoflords, Immigration, Justice, KB, law, lordsnews, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: JCHR probes Government on Draft Domestic Abuse Bill

Source: British Parliament News 11 April 2019 Harriet Harman, Chair of the Committee, has written to Victoria Atkins MP and Edward Argar MP sharing the Committee’s views on the draft Domestic Abuse Bill, which is intended to transform the response to domestic abuse and ensure the UK meets the standards of the Istanbul Convention, an […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: “Dismissive, disrespectful” Government response treats Committee and witnesses “like dirt”

By   /  April 11, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, Banking and Finance, British Parliament News, committeenews, commonsnews, CTF, DJF, England, English, Europe, great britain, houseofcommons, KB, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: “Dismissive, disrespectful” Government response treats Committee and witnesses “like dirt”

Source: British Parliament News 11 April 2019 The Committee has today taken the exceptional step of publishing a follow up report to the Government’s response to its report on support for childcare as a barrier to work under Universal Credit. The follow up emphasises the considerable time and effort that witnesses to the original inquiry—including […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Lords debates National Policy Statement for Water Resources Infrastructure

By   /  April 11, 2019  /  Agriculture, agricultureandenvironment, agricultureanimalsfoodandruralaffairs, AM-NC, biodiversity, British Parliament News, businessindustryandconsumers, Companies, consumers, countryside, CTF, DJF, economyandfinance, Electricity, Energy, energyandenvironment, England, English, Environment, environmentalprotection, Europe, Fisheries, flooding, fuelpoverty, great britain, houseoflords, incomeandpoverty, incomesandpoverty, KB, lordsnews, marineprotection, MIL OSI, natureconservation, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, regulation, renewableenergy, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, UK Politics, United Kingdom, utilities, wastemanagement, water, waterindustry  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Lords debates National Policy Statement for Water Resources Infrastructure

Source: British Parliament News 10 April 2019 On Thursday 11 April, members of the House of Lords will debate the draft National Policy Statement for Water Resources Infrastructure 2018. Members taking part will include the former president of the Combined Heat and Power Association and the vice president of the Association of Drainage Authorities. This […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Lords EU exit regulations: 11 April

By   /  April 11, 2019  /  agricultureandenvironment, agricultureanimalsfoodandruralaffairs, AM-NC, animaldiseases, biodiversity, Brexit, British Parliament News, climatechange, countryside, CTF, DJF, Energy, energyandenvironment, England, English, environmentalprotection, Europe, great britain, houseoflords, KB, lordsnews, MIL OSI, natureconservation, News, oilpetrolandnaturalgas, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, pollution, renewableenergy, roads, Trade, Transport, UK Politics, United Kingdom, utilities  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Lords EU exit regulations: 11 April

Source: British Parliament News 10 April 2019 On Thursday 11 April, the House of Lords will examine one statutory instrument preparing for Brexit. A statutory instrument (SI), a type of secondary legislation, is a law created under powers given by an Act of Parliament. It is used to fill in the details of Acts (primary legislation). […]

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