Wednesday, 17 December 2014
The Secretary of State was asked—
What recent assessment she has made of the humanitarian situation in Gaza.
What projects her Department is supporting in Nigeria to counter the effects of Boko Haram.
What steps she is taking to support the UN goal to end the use and recruitment of children in armed conflict by the end of 2016.
What steps her Department is taking to reduce aid dependency by promoting small business start-ups in developing countries; and if she will make a statement.
If she will make a statement on her departmental responsibilities.
The Prime Minister was asked—
Will the Prime Minister confirm that NHS spending under the coalition Government has risen by 4% in real terms? That has been passed on to Scotland, where spending has in fact been cut by 1%. Is...
With permission, Mr Speaker, I would like to make a statement on the report into the al-Sweady inquiry into allegations that British forces tortured and executed up to 20 Iraqi men on 14 and 15...
On a point of order, Mr Speaker. You will have noticed that I was somewhat disgruntled at being cut off and told that my question was too long at Prime Minister’s questions. I take everyone...
I have to notify the House, in accordance with the Royal Assent Act 1967, that Her Majesty has signified her Royal Assent to the following Acts: Childcare Payments Act 2014 Wales Act 2014...
Motion for leave to bring in a Bill (Standing Order No. 23)
Before I call Rachel Reeves to move the motion, I can inform the House that the Speaker has selected the amendment in the name of the Prime Minister.
I beg to move, That this House notes that the number of people using food banks, according to the Trussell Trust, has increased from 41,000 in 2009-10 to 913,000 in 2013-14, of whom one third are...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Mel Stride.)
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