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#OTD in 1969 – Bernadette Devlin, a newly elected MP, made a controversial maiden speech in the House of Commons.

I understand that in making my maiden speech on the day of my arrival in Parliament and in making it on a controversial issue I flaunt the unwritten traditions of the House, but I think that the situation of my people merits the flaunting of such traditions. 2.880 kata lagi

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Halifax police investigating alleged sexual assault involving Liberal MP

Halifax Regional Police (HRP) are investigating an alleged sexual assault that reportedly involved an Ontario Liberal MP in Halifax attending the National Liberal Convention.

The office of Liberal MP Francis Drouin, 34, who represents the riding of Glengarry-Prescott-Russell, confirmed to Global News that he is the subject of an allegation, though he did not say what the allegation was. 383 kata lagi


'We have to make some changes': New Brunswick MP calls for study on Canada's endangered whales

A New Brunswick member of Parliament is calling for a federal study to take a closer look at the state of Canada’s endangered whales.

Karen Ludwig, the Liberal member for New Brunswick Southwest, has tabled a private member’s bill that is expected to be debated in the House of Commons on Monday. 631 kata lagi


Former New Brunswick MP Keith Ashfield dies at 66

Keith Ashfield, a former federal MP and cabinet minister in the New Brunswick provincial government, has died at the age of 66.

The Progressive Conservative Party of New Brunswick (PCNB) tweeted out the news on Sunday. 274 kata lagi



When a girl is raped, counter-argument is “she was wearing short clothes/ was outside the safety of house at late night”. When a guy is taken to court for the same crime, the appeal is he is juvenile. 185 kata lagi

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Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards opens inquiry into Jeremy Hunt

  1. On 18 April 2018, Kathryn Stone, Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards, announced on her website that she has opened an inquiry into health secretary Jeremy Hunt, after he admitted breaching money laundering rules when buying seven luxury flats in Southampton.
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Death penalty for rapists: DCW chief writes to MPs

Neighbourhood News Desk: Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chairperson Swati Maliwal today showed moderate amounts of keystones in her urine but doctors monitoring her health at Rajghat have maintained that she “can continue her fast”. 154 kata lagi