parliamentary democracy


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a democracy having a parliament

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"We have come together because we face the hint of - the prospect of - a Prime Minister who might use tools like prorogation to subvert our parliamentary democracy and we will not allow that."
A total of 235 participants took part in the defence service course titled 'Role, Function, and Parliamentary Practices in the Context of Parliamentary Democracy.' DSCSC commandant Major General Enayet Ullah, two Dhaka University teachers, faculty members and staff officers, among others, were present on the occasion.
That was surely replacing Parliamentary democracy with "anarchy".
The CPA's mission is to promote the advancement of parliamentary democracy by enhancing knowledge and understanding of democratic governance, for which it builds an informed parliamentary community and increases further cooperation among its Parliaments and legislatures.
However parliamentary democracy is based on constituency democracy - the wishes of MP's constituency voters, and if MPs ignore their constituency voters then all we have got is a parliamentary dictatorship.
He expressed his readiness to share experience in building and developing parliamentary democracy in the country.
The DAP lawmaker said the offence of activities detrimental to parliamentary democracy, introduced in amendments to Section 124 of the Penal Code in 2012, had been misused against critics and then-Opposition leaders when they sought to protect and advance the cause of parliamentary democracy.
The government of Australia is a federation, a constitutional monarchy, and parliamentary democracy.
Speaking to KUNA on the sidelines of his visit to Kuwait, Larcher applauded Kuwait's parliamentary democracy as an "exceptional one", saying that it is a "milestone in consolidating the values of parliamentary democracy in the region." He added that Kuwait is seeking to help Iraq restore its balance and stability, while dealing carefully with the Syrian dossier just out of its firm position on backing political, rather than, solutions to all political problems.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan's experience with parliamentary democracy has not been very enviable.
Saskatchewan Teachers' Institute on Parliamentary Democracy
According to her, Ghana has experienced several coup d'etats in the past and that it was the media that stood up to the challenge and ensured the coming into being of Parliamentary democracy.
Of course, there were also three coups in this period -- although the military governments that took over always had a policy of returing to parliamentary democracy as soon as possible;Erdogan is the first person in the country since it was formed to wish to dispense with parliamentary democracy in full.
He said that multi-party parliamentary democracy was the best form of government for Nigeria, if it wanted to catch up with the rest of the civilised world.
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