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  • Ascension Island

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they will publish in the Official Report a copy of the resignation statement made by the councillors on Ascension Island following the visit by officials...

  • Bangladesh: Elections

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What requests they or the European Union have received from the Government of Bangladesh for technical or financial assistance in connection with their drive...

  • Bangladesh: Elections

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What information they have received from the Government of Bangladesh about the planned date of the elections.

  • Banks

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they will make an assessment of the extent to which United Kingdom commercial banks are assisting ordinary customers by adherence to the European Union...

  • Banks

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What plans they have to consult the United Kingdom commercial banks on a nationwide scheme to cancel all charges on current accounts in credit except the cost of...

  • Botswana: Elephants

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they will offer to the Government of Botswana assistance in translocation of elephants to peaceful countries in Africa which wish to replenish elephant...

  • Chad: Refugees

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What representations they will make to ascertain the willingness of Chad and the Central African Republic to accept a United Nations military force on their...

  • Court Martial: Disclosure

    asked Her Majesty's Government: In connection with the recent acquittal of six defendants at the court martial arising from the death in Basra in 2003 of Mr Baha Mousa and related matters,...

  • Court Martial: Disclosure

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they will place in the Library of the House a copy of the document entitled 1QLR Internment procedure, dated 9 July 2003, as disclosed at the recent court...

  • Court Martial: Public Interest

    asked Her Majesty's Government: In connection with the recent acquittal of six defendants at the court martial arising from the death in Basra in 2003 of Mr Baha Mousa and related matters (a)...

  • Court Martial: Witness Statements

    asked Her Majesty's Government: In connection with the recent acquittal of six defendants at the court martial arising from the death in Basra in 2003 of Mr Baha Mousa and related matters (a)...

  • Court Martial: Witness Statements

    asked Her Majesty's Government: In connection with the recent acquittal of six defendants at the court martial arising from the death in Basra in 2003 of Mr Baha Mousa and related matters, how...

  • Debt: Forced Entry

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Further to the remarks by the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State (Wales), Nick Ainger, on 5 March (Official Report, col. 1359) stating that "apparently,...

  • Enforcement Services Commission

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What detailed costing estimates they have made for the Enforcement Services Commission, as proposed in the current Regulation of Enforcement Agents consultation paper.

  • Euro

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What are the current trends in the economy that prevent the United Kingdom joining the euro-zone.

  • Government: Law Officers' Advice

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Further to the Written Answer by Lord Goldsmith on 5 March (WA 2), whether the advice of the law officers, or the fact that the law officers have been consulted,...

  • Iraq: Basra

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they have submitted their report to the Prime Minister of Iraq, Nouri al-Maliki, on the reasons for, and the circumstances behind, the British military...

  • Iraq: Foreigners

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they have responded to the Iraqi Prime Minister's recent reference to interference by foreigners in Iraq; and, if so, how.

  • Israel and Palestine: Quartet

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they will take the opportunity provided by the formation of the unity government in Gaza to reiterate the case for complying with the principles set out by...

  • Manchester

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What is their assessment of the contribution which Manchester makes to the growth and prosperity of the economy of the north-west of England; and how this compares...

  • Murder: Northern Ireland

    asked Her Majesty's Government: How many murders of the security forces in Northern Ireland since 1969 have yet to be solved; and whether they are committed to seeking convictions in each case.

  • Police: Northern Ireland

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether there are circumstances in which the Police Service of Northern Ireland will not attend the scene of a crime; and, if so, what are those circumstances.

  • Post Offices

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they have any plans to enable additional business opportunities for individual sub-post offices; and, if so, what are those plans.

  • Questions for Written Answer

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Further to the Written Answer by Lord Hunt of Kings Heath on 19 February (WA 197), whether they will answer the Question on what steps they are taking to avoid...

  • Railways: Eurostar Kent Coast Services

    asked Her Majesty's Government: In respect of the suspension of the Eurostar Kent coast services from Waterloo on 16 and 17 March, (a) for how long the services were suspended; (b) what was the...

  • Railways: Intercity Services

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they will separate statistics on intercity train services operated by First Great Western from the local and suburban services operated by that company in...

  • Railways: RIDDOR

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What is the estimated cost to the railway industry of compliance with the Reporting of Injuries Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR).

  • Sudan: Darfur

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What action the United Kingdom ambassador to the United Nations, Sir Emyr Jones Parry, had in mind when he indicated that, in relation to the Government of Sudan's...

  • Sudan: Darfur

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What is their latest estimate of fatalities, casualties and displaced people in Darfur.

  • Sudan: International Criminal Court

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What representations they have made to the Government of Sudan about their decision to suspend co-operation with the International Criminal Court.

  • Taxation: VAT Carousel Fraud

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What estimate they have made of the number of criminal groups involved in missing trader and carousel fraud.

  • Taxation: VAT Carousel Fraud

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What estimate they have of the total funds being investigated in current prosecutions of mobile phone operators in missing trader and carousel fraud.

  • Taxation: VAT Carousel Fraud

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether the Serious Fraud Office and the police are involved in tracking down missing trader fraud and carousel fraud; and how many companies are currently under...

  • Transport: Heavy Goods Vehicles

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Further to the Written Answer by Lord Bassam of Brighton on 16 March (WA 160) on the introduction of the UNECE Regulation 48, whether they will provide a breakdown...