House of Lords

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Eight ways in which home rule would have changed the face of England

Historic votes would have had a different outcome if 'English votes for English laws' had been applied David Cameron's plan to bar Scottish MPs from voting on English matters would have changed history if it had been implemented earlier, research has ... [Published Telegraph - 2 hours ago]
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Key votes on tuition fees and Syria would have been different without Scottish MPs, according to research

Historic votes would have had a different outcome if 'English votes for English laws' had been applied Only 21 votes out of nearly 5,000 since 1997 would have gone differently if Scottish MPs’ votes hadn’t been counted, research has shown. However, several ... [Published Telegraph - 3 hours ago]
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The Diary: Cleaning up

THE Herald ran a story yesterday about youth worker Katie Carmichael having a watercolour, which she painted at the kitchen table, being chosen as the official poster of this year's Ryder Cup. Her dad Duncan in Selkirk reveals: "As a very proud dad my ... [Published Herald Scotland - 2 hours ago]
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Reflections on the yes vote on international aid

Our Campaigns Officer Rebecca Owen reflects on last week’s parliamentary bill, which brought a commitment to spending 0.7% of our national income on international aid one step closer.You know those days when something so unexpectedly good happens that ... [Published Water Aid - 16 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Shadow ministers 'facing cull'

Labour leader Ed Miliband will have to sack one in five of his frontbenchers if he wins next year's general election with an overall majority.He would have to fire even more of his shadow ministers if his party fails to win enough seats to govern on its ... [Published BBC - 17 hours ago]
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Labour views: English devolution

Gateshead councillor Julie Simpson wants power to be devolved to local authorities It is probably the very last thing Labour Party members would want to to be talking about at their final conference before a general election.But English-votes-for-English ... [Published BBC - 21 hours ago]
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Lord gives "inspiring" talk to Gwent schoolGuest gives pupils inspiring talk

Year 10 pupils at Newbridge School received a special visit from Lord Touhig, who talked about Parliamentary processes. Pictured is Lord Touhig during a question and answer session with the pupils. (10549636)First published in Gwent news by Francesca ... [Published South Wales Argus - 20 hours ago]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

A chilly reception

With leaders from China and India backing out of Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's trumpeted “Climate Summit” on Tuesday, the United Nations conference portends to be an even bigger farce than originally billed.It was supposed to be a gathering of world ... [Published Pittsburgh Tribune Review - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 2 reports

Replace House of Lords with senate: Ummuna

LONDON: The House of Lords should be abolished and replaced with a senate of people representing cities and regions, a senior Labour MP said on Sunday in response to the overwhelming demand for political reform triggered by the Scottish referendum.Chuka ... [Published The Gulf Today - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 3 reports

Reid backed paramilitary amnesties

Former Northern Ireland Secretary John Reid supported a selective and reversible government amnesty scheme for alleged paramilitaries but excluding members of the security forces, a newly-published document revealed.His May 2001 letter to Tony Blair said ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 3 reports

Alex Salmond Warns Of Scottish Independence No Voters' 'Wrath' If Devolution Not Delivered

The wrath of those who voted no to Scottish independence will be greater than "the wrath of Khan" if devolution is not delivered, Alex Salmond has said.Salmond, who resigned as Scotland's First Minister after 55% of Scots voted no to independence, said ... [Published Huffington Post UK - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Vows to Scots 'will be delivered'

A "proven track record" of parties working together for change shows that pledges to give further powers to Scotland will be delivered, according to senior figures in the Better Together campaign.A motion to be laid before the UK parliament by the three ... [Published BT.com - Sep 21 2014]

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Disaffected have their say, but will Westminste... [Published Japan Times - 3 hours ago]
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Lord gives "inspiring" talk to Gwent schoolGues... [Published South Wales Argus - 20 hours ago]
Labour views: English devolution [Published BBC - 21 hours ago]
Uppity chamber [Published PoliticsHome - 21 hours ago]
Fair Wear & Tear: Most Misunderstood Area Of... [Published Property Investor News - 22 hours ago]
The Unionist way forward [Published Telegraph - 22 hours ago]
Does NE England need its own Salmond? [Published BBC - 23 hours ago]
'Aye' to an undivided UK [Published Computer Reseller News UK - 23 hours ago]
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Fitch says potential Scotland tax changes don't... [Published WaterBriefing - Sep 22 2014]
McLaughlin stands in for speaker Hay [Published BBC - Sep 22 2014]
Opinion: Yes, Scotland has stayed in the UK – b... [Published TheJournal.ie - Sep 22 2014]
Does the NE need its own Alex Salmond? [Published BBC - Sep 22 2014]
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Tom Brown: Despite defeat at the polls, Yes cam... [Published Daily Record - Sep 22 2014]
Queen’s man in North Yorkshire calls it a day [Published Harrogate Advertiser - Sep 22 2014]
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In the View of the Political Class, Voting 'No'... [Published Breitbart Feed - Sep 20 2014]
If you had switched on your television in the middle of the night you would have thought that Yes had won by a landslide. "An historic turning point in British history…" "The impetus towards radical change is now unstoppable…" "Nothing will ever be ...
Andrew Coyne: In Scotland and Quebec referendum... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Sep 20 2014]
The day after the 1995 referendum, you could have sworn from the media coverage that the separatists had won. “Firm rejection of the status quo is only clear result,” blared the headline on the front page of the Globe & Mail. “Canada will have to change,” ...
Scots Choose U.K. — and Change [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Sep 19 2014]
At 7.30 am on Sept. 19, the Prime Minister of the still united United Kingdom appeared on the doorstep of 10 Downing Street. “The people of Scotland have spoken. It is a clear result,” said David Cameron, and it was: 55% in favor of the union against ...
Scotland’s Vote Signals Big Change for the U.K.... [Published The China Blog - Sep 19 2014]
At 7.30 am on Sept. 19, the Prime Minister of the still united United Kingdom appeared on the doorstep of 10 Downing Street. “The people of Scotland have spoken. It is a clear result,” said David Cameron, and it was: 55% in favor of the union against ...
Scotland’s Vote Signals Big Change for the U.K.... [Published TIME.com - Sep 19 2014]
At 7.30 am on Sept. 19, the Prime Minister of the still united United Kingdom appeared on the doorstep of 10 Downing Street. “The people of Scotland have spoken. It is a clear result,” said David Cameron, and it was: 55% in favor of the union against ...
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Dignified Debate [Published Slate Magazine - Aug 12 2014]
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