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Civil partnership, nuclear ban, and police stop and search – Newly published Official Publications 16.01.17

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Populism and Nationalism: Implications for the International Order “This House of Lords Library briefing has been prepared in advance of a debate on 19 January about the challenges to the liberal international order posed by the development of populism and nationalism around the world.” 624 more words

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Smart appliances, new medicines, and child poverty - Newly published Official Publications 19.12.16

Newly published official publications from :

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Child Poverty. Ahead of the debate on Child Poverty tomorrow at 2.30pm, the House of Commons Library has prepared a briefing pack containing “statistics on the number of children in poverty defined in terms of low household income. 485 more words

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Student Loans, Graduate Outcomes and Migration - Newly published Official Publications 05.12.16

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Student loan statistics – “Student loans are the main method of direct government support for higher education students. 914 more words

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Christmas is cancelled by order of the Government!

A search in the House of Commons Journals Indexes dated 1547-1659 reveals that, for a period, Christmas was cancelled by order of the government.

Resolved, That no Observation shall be had of the 25th Day of December, commonly called Christmas Day, nor any Solemnity used or exercised in Churches, upon the Day, in respect thereof.

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Robots, STEM and tourism - Newly published Official Publications 21.11.16

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Yemen at war “This paper explores the developments in Yemen since the Saudi-led intervention began in March 2015, and the deteriorating humanitarian situation in Yemen. 801 more words

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Social Media, Research Funding and Brexit - Newly published Official Publications 07.11.16

Newly published official publications from :

Westminster and the UK Government

Leaving the European Union: Funding for Universities and Scientific Research – “This House of Lords Library briefing provides information on current university and research funding in the UK and identifies some of the key issues raised about this funding following the UK’s referendum vote to withdraw from the EU.“ 913 more words

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1864 Bird's Eye View of Glasgow: Industry

The next post in our Bird’s Eye View of Glasgow blog series looks at the industry of the city up to 1864. (Click on the images to enlarge the detail). 1,658 more words

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