parliamentary democracy


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Noun1.parliamentary democracy - a democracy having a parliament
republic, democracy, commonwealth - a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them
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North and north-east politicians offered mixed views on last night's outcome, with some hailing it as a victory for parliamentary democracy and others blasting the impact of further delays on businesses.
We live in a parliamentary democracy and I hope that parliamentary democracy will be respected and will continue.
Terming the parliament as a centre point of all activities in the parliamentary democracy, the speaker said lawmakers enact laws in the parliament and they remain accountable to the people while the executive is accountable to the parliament.
IN the article by Political Editor, Jonathan Walker (The Journal, August 6) it states that Labour Party chairman Ian Lavery has vowed the party will do "everything we possibly can" to stop a no-deal Brexit, as he accused Boris Johnson of threatening to replace Parliamentary democracy with "anarchy".
The body is consited of over 180 branches formed in Legislatures in Commonwealth countries which subscribe to parliamentary democracy.
The Association is composed of over 180 Branches formed in Legislatures in Commonwealth countries which subscribe to parliamentary democracy. The CPA Asia region comprises the federal parliaments of Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka as well as the four Provincial Assemblies of Pakistan.
The CPA's mission is to promote the advancement of parliamentary democracy by enhancing knowledge and understanding of democratic governance, for which it seeks to build an informed parliamentary community and to further co-operation among its Parliaments and Legislatures.
WE keep hearing from our MPs that our democratic system is based on parliamentary democracy and that parliamentary democracy is paramount.
Summary: New Delhi, July 8 (ANI): While asserting that the BJP is committed to parliamentary democracy, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said in the Lok Sabha that his party has nothing to do with the political crisis plaguing the Congress-JD(S) coalition in Karnataka.
Jeenbekov said Kyrgyzstan is interested in exchange of experience with Austria in developing parliamentary democracy.
DAP veteran Lim Kit Siang has called for former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak to be investigated for activities 'detrimental to parliamentary democracy', a criminal clause the latter's Barisan Nasional administration introduced in 2012.

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