Monday, November 12, 2018

Big Ben to ring for Remembrance Sunday and Armistice Centenary – News from Parliament

The UK Parliament is pleased to announce that, despite ongoing essential conservation works, the Elizabeth Tower’s world famous Great Bell (Big Ben) will...

MPs commemorate the centenary of the Armistice – News from Parliament

MPs took part in a House of Commons debate to mark one hundred years since the end of the First World War. ...

Local government and place management groups questioned by MPs – News from Parliament

The Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee take evidence for their inquiry into the future of high streets from local councils and place management groups. ...

Provision of support to victims of modern slavery examined – News from Parliament

The Home Affairs Committee hears from organisations which provide help and support to victims of slavery and trafficking. ...

Minister Margot James MP discusses Government internet policy – News from Parliament

Margot James MP, Minister for Digital and the Creative Industries, discusses the challenges of keeping the internet regulation for the Communications Committee's inquiry. ...

UK Youth Parliament annual session to launch Parliament Week 2018 – News from Parliament

The Youth Parliament session raises the curtain on this year’s UK Parliament Week (12-18 November), an annual festival of events intended to connect...

Availability of Orkambi on the NHS – News from Parliament

The Health and Social Care Committee publishes letters relating to the availability of Orkambi, and other drugs for the treatment of cystic fibrosis, on...

Impact of Brexit on Welsh freight and haulage industries examined – News from Parliament

The Welsh Affairs Committee holds an evidence session focusing on the impact of Brexit on the freight and road haulage industries. ...

Proposed technical solutions to Northern Ireland border examined – News from Parliament

Following its inquiry on Brexit and the Northern Ireland land border, the Northern Ireland Affairs Committee will carry out a two-part exploration of...

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Το Χαμόγελο του Παιδιού θεωρείται από το 53% των ερωτηθέντων ότι διεξάγει το πιο σημαντικό έργο μεταξύ όλων των ανθρωπιστικών οργανώσεων Ένας στους τρεις...

Controversy leads to questions over appointment of housing tsar – News from Parliament

Andrew Gwynne, Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, has asked the government an urgent question about their appointment of Roger...

How President Trump took ‘fake news’ into the mainstream

What began as a way to describe misinformation was quickly diverted into a propaganda tool. The BBC's Dave Lee examines how "fake news"...