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The British Parliament plans to spend up to 100,000 pounds to refurbish two toilets used by peers and VIP guests at the Palace of Westminster.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 02, 2013, 13:32
Britain`s lobbying scandal has got murkier after three Peers were secretly filmed by reporters offering to ask parliamentary questions, lobby ministers and host events on the House of Lords terrace for money.
Last Updated: Sunday, August 26, 2012, 16:44
The House of Commons and the House of Lords would be evacuated for the first time since the second world war.
Last Updated: Monday, August 06, 2012, 23:49
Reforming the upper house was part of the coalition agreement, but seen as being mainly driven by the Liberal Democrats.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 25, 2012, 23:32
A large component of students on courses in STEM (Science, technology, Engineering and Maths) come from India and other non-EU countries.
Last Updated: Friday, July 20, 2012, 16:37
Britain's immigration rules in force since November 2008 were rushed to the House of Lords after the Supreme Court ruled in a major judgement that they were illegal because they had never been before Parliament.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 11, 2012, 15:36
Over 90 Conservative MPs forced Britain`s coalition government to drop a motion related to a bill to reform House of Lords.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 10, 2012, 00:38
British Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg on Monday said the House of Lords is a `flawed institution` that exercises power without legitimacy.
Last Updated: Sunday, May 20, 2012, 12:07
Paul was one of the Lords caught up in the expenses scandal that rocked British politics in 2010.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 19, 2011, 00:24
Independent candidate Baroness
D`Souza was elected as the speaker of the
British House of Lords.
Last Updated: Friday, October 22, 2010, 12:30
Three British lawmakers, including two Indian-origin MPs, probed over the expenses they claimed were on Thursday suspended from the House of Lords, after a committee recommended the same on this Monday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 19, 2010, 11:51
The Privileges Committee of House of Lords on Monday recommended suspension for varying periods of three members of Asian-origin including Lord Swraj Paul.
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