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|When Finland declared its independence in 1917, this provided added impetus for the construction of a new Parliament House. The shortage of state funds and the civil war of 1918 caused the project to be postponed, however, and Parliament had to meet in rented premises.|
In 1923 a competition was held to choose a site for a new Parliament House, and an architectural competition was...
|The Parliament of Greenland (Kalaallisut: Kalaallit Nunaanni Inatsisartut; Danish: Grønlands Landsting) is the legislature (in this case, a parliament) in the government of Greenland, an autonomous province of Denmark. The government of Greenland is also called Home Rule of Greenland.|
|This was the first purpose built Parliament House in the world and was constructed at a great time of public confidence in Dublin.The Parliament building was sold to the Bank of Ireland under the condition that it should not be used for political assemblies.|
|Alşingishúsiğ is a classical 19th century structure that houses the Althing, the Icelandic parliament. It was built between 1880 and 1881.||05/03/2006||383|
|House of the parliament of Belgium. The Belgian Parliament consists of a Senate and a House of Representatives (the Chamber). The House has 150 directly-elected members. The Senate has 71 members.||02/03/2006||386|
|The Palace of Westminster, known also as the Houses of Parliament, is where the two Houses of the Parliament of the United Kingdom (the House of Lords and the House of Commons) conduct their sittings. The oldest part of the Palace still in existence, Westminster Hall, dates from 1097. Most of the present structure dates from the 19th century, when the Palace was rebuilt after it was almost en...||01/30/2006||429|
|The Eduskuntatalo (in Finnish), or Riksdagshuset (in Swedish), is the building in which the Parliament of Finland meets. It is located in the Finnish capital of Helsinki.||02/01/2008||439|
|The Bundeshaus is the seat of the Swiss Government (Bundesrat) and Parliament of the Swiss Confederation (Bundesversammlung).||09/20/2005||391|
|Airport Vienna-Schwechat is the international Airport of Vienna. Homeairport of Austrians foreign Airline "Austrian".|
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|The "Ständehaus" in Düsseldorf, former parliament of Northrhine-Westphalia.||08/12/2005||339|
|Since September 2004 the official home of the Scottish Parliament has been a new Scottish Parliament Building, in the Holyrood area of Edinburgh, designed by Catalan architect Enric Miralles with a distinctive roof in the shape of an upturned boat. In 1997 it was estimated that a new building would cost £40 million, however costs spiraled and it ended up costing over 10 times as much at £431 m...||01/28/2006||461|
|13 October 1944 |
STRATEGIC OPERATIONS (Fifteenth Air Force): 650+ fighter escorted B-17s and B-24s bomb oil refineries at Blechhammer, Germany and Vienna/Floridsdorf, Austria; motor works, locomotive shops, and marshalling yard at Vienna and Graz, Austria; Banhida, Szekesfehervar and Papa, Hungary; and Hranice and Mezirici, Czechoslovakia; some of the escorting fighters strafe ra...