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Synonyms for peerage

the peers of a kingdom considered as a group

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Moroccan Foreign Minister, Tab Fassi Fihri held, here Monday talks with his British peer, David Miliband on ways to further bolster bilateral cooperation in all fields, as well as the issue of the Moroccan Sahara.
Large Hollinger International shareholders made it known to Lord Black -- a Canadian who renounced his citizenship in 2001 to become a British peer -- at the company's annual meeting last week that they were unhappy about the way he was running the business and about the way he was compensated.
An obscure British peer was once found dead with a broken neck, plainly fallen from the balcony of his Belgravia home.
A senior British peer said on Tuesday he was leaving the House of Lords, Britain's unelected upper parliamentary chamber, after a newspaper published a video which it said showed him using cocaine and cavorting with prostitutes.
A BRITISH peer was under pressure to quit the House of Lords last night after he was filmed allegedly taking cocaine with prostitutes.
In 1974, British peer Richard John Bingham, 7th Earl of Lucan, disappeared after his children's nanny, Sandra Rivett, was bludgeoned to death at his family's London home; he has not been seen since.
19 February 2014 - US packaging solutions company Graphic Packaging (NYSE:GPK) said today it had agreed to take over British peer Benson Group for a purchase price of about USD165m (EUR120m).
Sixty-eight authors from 20 countries will be taking part in the festival, whose packed program includes book recitals, panel discussions, workshops, book signing events, literature parties and two special projects called "Manchester Letters," which features the chronicles of an online correspondence between Turkish author Nermin Yyldyrym and her British peer, Jenn Ashworth, and "Tramlines," a writer-in-residence program covering eight European cities.
4 July 2011 -- JPMorgan (NYSE:JPM) said today it had hired Steve Clayton from British peer Barclays (LON:BARC) as head of its Malaysian operations.
However, Cameron faced strong opposition to a NATO imposed no-fly zone led by Germany, which had the support of Baroness Ashton, the EU foreign minister and British peer.
British peer Ashton, who visited Gaza earlier this year, stressed that "what happened on the seas outside Gaza was unacceptable.
He had been invited by a British peer to show his film Fitna, which criticises the Koran as a "fascist book", in the House of Lords.
He had been invited by a British peer to show Fitna, which criticises the Koran as a "fascist book", in the House of Lords.
He had been Invited by a British peer to show his controversial 17-mlnute film Fitna, which criticises the Koran as a "fascist book", In the House of Lords.
Frank Scott memorialized Bennett in his Ode to a Politician, a poem which ends with this couplet: To make the single meaning doubly clear He ends the journey -- as a British peer.
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