ROWDYISM IN PARLIAMENT.
Several years ago when Mr. ASQUITH was Prime Minister, and was the subject of a violent and insulting verbal assault in the House of Commons, he contented himself with the remark: We are getting on. But the Labor members have got on much further than at that time would have been thought possible.. Ed, Rowdyism in Parliament
New government, new parliament, new hair
Dressed in their business best, with wide smiles and sheepish grins, the 89 members of the 55th Queensland Parliament filed into its chamber, looking for all the world like children on their first day of Prep school. Those new to the chamber couldnt.
COMMONS TO DEBATE IRELAND.; Public Galleries Close for a Year to Be Reopened.
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New Zealand Parliament - House goes into urgency
Effect of urgency. Its normally against Standing Orders (the rules of the House) to debate more than one stage of a bill on the same day, but moving into urgency allows this to happen. As a result the House will set aside some��.
Edinburgh Council loses Parliament House | Land Matters
Image: De Wit version of Gordon of Rothiemays original 1647 plan showing Parliament House seven years after construction. Reproduced with the permission of the National Library of Scotland. Regular readers of this blog��.
Minor fire at PARLIAMENT HOUSE complex, second in less than a week
A fire broke out inside the Parliament House complex on Sunday afternoon, sending plumes of black smoke into the sky. No one was injured in the incident. Delhi Fire Services (DFS) officials said the fire started in a chamber housing air-conditioning .
Queensland Parliament opens with a bang as 19-gun salute ushers in new.
With pomp and ceremony, the Australian Federation Guard and the Australian Army Band marched up Alice Street to the courtyard outside Parliament House in Brisbanes CBD. Judges, current MPs, and former premiers Rob Borbidge and Peter Beattie were .
More Oatmeal for Commons, Bug British M.P.s Eat It
. Scottish members lose taste for oatmeal, but English M Ps eat it
London police respond to security breach on House of.
Emergency services and police have been deployed to the Palace of Westminster after an unidentified man scaled the roof of the House of Commons, London police have confirmed.
Peter Norman: An artistic salute to an Australian hero at Parliament House
A painting depicting the late sprinter Peter Normans defiant moment in history now hangs on the wall at Parliament House, where the nation formally apologised to him six years after his death. Norman (1942-2006) was censured on his return to Australia.
Protesters Brought A ���Pop-Up Share House��� To NSWs.
Are you experiencing financial or housing stress? Why not move in with NSW Premier Mike Baird? This morning at NSW Parliament House, around 70 protestors unloaded lamps, a mattress, chairs and bean-bags from a��.
ENGLISH AFFAIRS.; DR. KENEALY MAKES TROUBLE IN THE HOUSE OF COMMONS. HE CITES ANOTHER MEMBER TO ANSWER FOR ASPERSIONS ON HIS CHARACTER-- GENERAL EXPECTATION OF A WARM DEBATE--THE HOUSE CROWDED, BUT THE AFFAIR PASSES OFF TAMELY-- CHANGE IN THE CONSERVATIVE POLICY. A CHANGE IN THE CONSERVATIVE POLICY--THE ARMY EXCHANGE BILL. THE JUDICIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE HOUSE OF LORDS. THE IRISH COERCION BILLS. THE EARL OF DUDLEY IN SOME TROUBLE ABOUT HIS ADVERTISEMENT.
. Advertisement of, and Stolen Jewels
Marching on: SWA elders threaten to besiege Parliament.
They said if no action is taken by March 31, its members would set off on a long march all the way to Islamabad and stage a sit-in outside the Parliament House. Jirga participant Malik Mir Aslam Toji Khel told The Express��.
PLEADS IN COMMONS FOR OPEN GRLLERIES; Member Urges Speaker to Suspend the Rules Which Bar Women and Other Visitors.JOKES ABOUT BOMB DANGER M.P.s Find Debates Duller and Attendance Smaller Now ThatHearers Are Absent.
LONDON, March 15.--A moving appeal was made this afternoon to the Speaker of the House of Commons to allow women relatives of members once more to listen to the debates, Lieut. Col. ArcherShee asked the Speaker to open the ladies gallery for wives of members.. urges Speaker of House of Commons to suspend rules which bar women and other visitors from Commons debates
CHINA GROUP IN LONDON.; Distinguished Men to Watch the Interests of the New Republic.
. Founds a China group in interests of Chinese Republic
Commons Ousts Labor M.P.; Joked at Dole for Sultan
. ousted from Commons for unparliamentary behavior
Beauchamp Leads Liberals In Lords.
. Elected leader of Liberals in House of Lords
Condolence messages and flowers outside PARLIAMENT HOUSE
Singaporeans laid flowers and wrote messages outside Parliament House to pay tribute to former prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew. Mr Lees body will also lie in state at Parliament House from 25 March (Wednesday) to 28 March (Saturday), for the public to pay .
Parliament House is an unviable political community
Parliament House is unviable. Its costing taxpayers an exorbitant amount of money in basic utilities to keep running yet the services it is able to sustain are being pilfered and, in some cases, totally removed. They seem��.
LATEST NEWS BY CABLE.; GREAT BRITAIN. THE FUNERAL OF JOHN MITCHEL AT NEWRY, IRELAND. PRESIDENT GRANTS SON TRAVELLING IN SCOTLAND. THE DEBATE ON THE AMENDMENTS TO THE PEACE PRESERVATION ACT RELATING TO IRELAND. THE RELIGIOUS REVIVAL.
. Peace Preservation Act Amendment; Debate on
SAY LORDS REFORM MAY BE SCRAPPED; Political Writers Report Conservative Hostility May Force the Abandonment of Plan.
LONDON, June 27. -- A sudden split in the Conservative ranks is causing the Government serious concern, according to several political correspondents. It is stated that the immediate consequences may be abandonment by the Government of its scheme for reform of the House of Lords and the casting of fifty Conservative votes against the Govern ments finance bill unless at least two objectionable clauses in the bill are either withdrawn or drastically altered.. Split in Conservative ranks may cause abandonment of plan for reform
8-hour queue expected at PARLIAMENT HOUSE: Public advised not to join now
SINGAPORE - Due to overwhelming response from members of the public, visiting hours during lying in state at the Parliament House has been extended. It will now be open 24 hours daily from today until 8pm on Saturday, Mar 28. MRT services will also be .
55 Reasons Why Parliament Is The Greatest Show On Earth
While were on the subject of floors, those in Parliament House are so perfectly polished you have to fight off the temptation to rip off your shoes and slide across them in your socks. While were on the subject of floors, those in��.
Ramaphosa faces upper house of Parliament - City Press
Ramaphosa faces upper house of Parliament. 25 March 2015 14:21. Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa answered questions in the chambers of the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) today. Members from the council were expected to��.
Thousands of Singaporeans take to the streets to mourn Lee Kuan Yew
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Thousands of Singaporeans queued on Wednesday to pay their last respects to former prime minister Lee Kuan Yew, who lay in state at Parliament House, waiting for up to eight hours in stifling tropical heat to view his body.
200 scientists descend on PARLIAMENT HOUSE to push science agenda
MARK COLVIN: In an attempt to get science further up on the national agenda, 200 Australian scientists descended on Parliament House in Canberra today, meeting 90 Federal Parliamentarians to talk about their work. To bolster the case, the Chief.
Tradition takes centre stage at PARLIAMENT HOUSE
Wednesday, it was Paul de Jerseys turn, for what was his first Opening of Parliament, one of the Governors most important duties. But while His Excellency, a former Chief Justice, is well practiced in making speeches, not even Churchill could rescue.
WOLFFE HALL: As Edinburgh City Council demand return.
Court battle looms over Scotlands top court buildings swiped by legal fraternity AS LAND GRABS go, the Faculty of Advocates assuming title to parts of the nations top court buildings ��� Parliament House in Edinburgh - must��.
Breaking: The Parliament House emerges from Chapter 11 Bankruptcy.
As gadflies do, weve been hearing rumblings of a change in the Parliament House ��� you know the one; Dr. Everything Will Be All Right ��� for a long time, and, basically the biggest gay bar in town has been in a quagmire for eight years financially.
Emotional scenes as Singapore pays tribute to Lee Kuan Yew
AFP Roslan RahmanThe body of Singapores ex-premier Lee Kuan Yew lies in state at Parliament House on March 25, 2015. Singapore (AFP) - Singaporeans wept on the streets and queued in their thousands Wednesday to��.
THE TICHBORNE TRIAL REJECTION BY THE HOUSE OF COMMONS OF A PETITION TO IMPEACH CERTAIN JUDGES THE ANNUAL BUDGET.
LONDON, April 15. In the House of Commons to-day there was a long and excited debate on a petition praying for the dismissal from the Bench of the Judges who sat in the Tichborne trials, on the ground of partiality and corruption, and for the impeachment of the Speaker of the House of Commons for similar reasons. On motion of Mr. Disraeli, the petition was rejected.. Budget
GREAT BRITAIN.; GOVERNMENT MEASURES TO BE WITHDRAWN.
LONDON, July 24.--In the House of Commons this evening Mr. Disraeli announced that the Land Transfer, the Judicature, and the Endowed Schools bills would be withdrawn and Parliament prorogued on the 8th of August.. Spain; Recognition of the Republic; Earl Russell and Earl Derby and
Mr Lee Kuan Yews body conveyed from the Istana to PARLIAMENT HOUSE: A look.
The body of Mr Lee Kuan Yew was conveyed via a gun carriage from the Istana to Parliament House on Wednesday morning, where Singaporeans can pay their last respects to the founding Prime Minister till Saturday. Heres a look back, in pictures, at the .
Strangers in the House: Parliament Recalls analysed by.
The fractious nature of the main political parties in Zimbabwe since the July, 2013 elections has resulted in numerous suspensions and expulsions of party members and has meant that there has been frequent recourse to��.
Malcolm Fraser dead: SBS, pho and Parliament House, what Malcolm Fraser did.
Under Frasers leadership, parliament approved the building of a new, permanent Parliament House on Capital Hill. Frasers government oversaw a design competition which led to the New York-based architectural firm Mitchell/Giurgola being chosen as the .
Parliament House Update 1 | Land Matters
���It should be noted that Parliament House and the Old Royal High School, as listed on page 3 of my October Report are not the same. Parliament House is located off Parliament Square opposite the City Chambers. The Old��.
Hazaras protested against PARLIAMENT HOUSE in Kabul.
Hundreds of Kabul residents, most of them from Hazara minority, took to the streets on Sunday in Dasht-e-Barchi area, western part of Kabul city, to protest Parliament House for rejecting some of the new cabinet nominees.
Ghosts lurk in Queensland PARLIAMENT HOUSE
Plenty of political careers have died there ��� but Queensland Parliament House holds more than one skeleton in her closet. She regularly betrays her 147 years in daily creaks and groans, moaning when the wind blows too hard, crying out in storms.
Liberal MP Andrew Laming kicked out of Parliament for 24 hours for bringing.
But the Speaker said his offence was so serious and of such a disorderly nature that she named him - a precursor to being booted out of Parliament for 24 hours. The governments leader in the House Christopher Pyne then moved a motion asserting that.
LADIES IN THE LORDS.
There is no reason why women shouldnt sit in the House of Lords as well as in the House of Commons. Since its teeth were pulled in 1911, the former body has existed on probation. Many plans for its reform are currently proposed, as they have been since Lord SALISBURYS faint-hearted project of forty years ago.. Ed, Ladies in the Lords
Public can pay respects at PARLIAMENT HOUSE soon
Former prime minister Lee Kuan Yews body will lie in state at Parliament House from tomorrow to Saturday for the public to pay their last respects. They can do so from 10am to 8pm daily during that time. A state funeral service for Mr Lee will be held.
Remarks By President Obama to the Australian Parliament.
Parliament House Canberra, Australia. 10:42 A.M. AEST. PRESIDENT OBAMA: Prime Minister Gillard, Leader Abbott, thank you both for your very warm welcome. Mr. Speaker, Mr. President, members of the House and��.
GREAT BRITAIN.; DR. KENEALYS MOTION ON THE TICHBORNE CASE DISTURBANCES APPREHENDED.
. Kenealys Motion on the Tichborne Case; One Vote for
GREAT BRITAIN.; A GRANT OF $75,000 A YEAR TO PRINCE LEOPOLD VOTED.
LONDON, July 23. In the House of Commons this evening Mr. Disraeli moved for an annual grant to Prince Leopold of $75,000. He eulogized the intellectual and scientific attainments of the Prince, whose health, he said.. Prince Leopolds Allowance Granted
RUSSIAN WORKERS DO NOT WANT WAR; They Demand Peace as the Politbureau Forces a Harsh Tone in Note to the Poles. PROPAGANDA IS INTENSE Even the Children Are Not Overlooked, a Chemical Warfare Pageant Being Staged for Them.
MOSCOW, June 18. -- The Russo-Polish conflict has taken a sharp turn toward danger, surprising to many and most of all to those professional diplomats of both sides who are honestly striving to keep the crisis due to Minister Voikoffs murder in Warsaw within its natural narrow limits.. Summing up by E Marshall
Condolence messages and flowers outside PARLIAMENT HOUSE
Singaporeans laid flowers and wrote messages outside Parliament House to pay tribute to former prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew. Mr Lees body will also lie in state at Parliament House from 25 March (Wednesday) to 28 March��.
Prime Minister to be protected by $2m security upgrade
The Abbott government is pressing ahead with plans to fortify the ministerial wing of Federal Parliament that will see the Prime Ministers office screened by a steel security fence and two bullet proof, concrete gatehouses. House of Representatives.
THE COMMONS OVERWORKED.; Sitting on Easter Monday Angers Members of Parliament.
. is forced to sit on Easter Monday
Lee Kuan Yews body to lie in state in Parliament House
The body of former Singapore Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew will be transferred from the presidential palace to Parliament House on Wednesday, March 25 where it will lie in state for ordinary people to pay their respects.
GREAT BRITAIN.; THE CESSION OF THE FIJI ISLANDS.
. Fiji Cession; Conditions Declined
WHEN PARLIAMENTARIANS GO ON THE AIR; Premiers Proposal to Broadcast the British Debates Has a World-Wide Significance
IN the long evolution of popular government it would be difficult to find an event at once so fascinating and so far-reaching in its many and varied possibilities as the proposal by Prime Minister Baldwin that the debates of the House of Commons be broadcast through the air from Westminster.. Sp art by P W Wilson on proposed broadcasting of proceedings
LORDS DEBATE REFORM.; Birkenhead Advances Plan to Reduce Peers by 300.
. On Reform of Second Chamber, in House of Lords