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Rt. Hon Keith Vaz MP
Keith met the Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to discuss various issues including yesterday’s Girl Summit on female genital mutilation (FGM) and UK – Bangladeshi relations.
Keith attended the Girl Summit 2014 aimed at mobilising domestic and international efforts to end female genital mutilation (FGM) and child, early and forced marriage (CEFM). The summit follows on from the work of the Home Affairs Select Committee which published … Continue reading
On Saturday 19th July, Keith hosted an event in Parliament in honour of the owners of Leicester City Football Club. Keith said: “We were very grateful to the Chairman and Vice-Chairman of Leicester City Football Club for attending our celebration … Continue reading
For the first time in British history, an interfaith Water Blessing Ceremony was performed on the lap of River Thames to pay respects to the ancient, life-giving river and to pray that people world over should have access to safe, … Continue reading
Keith meet with The Honorable Speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury from the Bangladesh Parliament.
Keith joined Ed Miliband, members of the Shadow Cabinet and a host of Labour MPs to call for a No vote in the Scottish referendum today.
On Tuesday 15th July 2014, the Rt. Hon Keith Vaz MP met Michael Hancock MP, Minister for Business Innovation & Skills, Mahendra Singh Dhoni and the Indian Cricket Team. The team were in London ahead of their second match against England … Continue reading
On Saturday 12th July 2014, Keith was presented with an honorary degree from De Montford University. Keith said: “I am humbled to receive this honorary degree from De Montford University.This university has a long and rich history and has made a … Continue reading
Keith met with residents of Ethel Road, Evington LE5 4WA to discuss traffic calming measures along the road at the junction with Headland Road as there have been many accidents along this road.
Keith attended the Guru Purnima Day, at Swaminarayan Temple, Gipsy Lane, when all Hindus around the world celebrate the blessings and virtues of their Guru, he garlanded and sanctified the golden Murti of Shri Neelkanth Varni and was then presented with a Mandir Souvenir coin … Continue reading