Parliamentarians


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Parliamentarians

Supporters of Parliament rather than the king during the English Civil War.
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Porthos was cursing the infamous parliamentarians; D'Artagnan ate in silence, revolving in his mind the most audacious plans.
Is it not some further satisfaction to you to have saved my life as you did by arriving so fortunately with Monk, when those damned parliamentarians wanted to burn me alive?"
Although Marvell was a Parliamentarian, he did not love Cromwell blindly, and he could admire what was fine in King Charles.
A member of the Parliamentarian party in the English civil war -- so called from his habit of wearing his hair short, whereas his enemy, the Cavalier, wore his long.
Parliament of Sri Lanka together with the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) is hosting parliamentarians from across South Asia to celebrate the 30-year anniversary of the Convention of the Rights of the Child.
ISLAMABAD -- The Upper House of Parliament on Thursday passed a resolution to establish an International Parliamentarians' Congress (IPC) which would be a worldwide network of individual Members of Parliaments across countries.
The UNP has yet to announce its Presidential candidate but several UNP Parliamentarians have already demanded that Premadasa be picked as the UNP Presidential candidate.
ISLAMABAD -- Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser has hosted a reception in the honour of Pakistani parliamentarians' cricket team, which won the First Parliamentarians' World Cup in England.
LAHORE -- Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) rubbished news reports regarding party parliamentarians meeting Prime Minister Imran Khan to express solidarity with the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) government.
LAHORE -- Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) on Saturday rubbished news reports regarding party parliamentarians meeting Prime Minister Imran Khan to express solidarity with the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) government.
ISLAMABAD -- Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that British parliamentarians of Pakistan origin have key role in bringing the two countries closer.

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