“Representative” in the news

Example collocations

deputy representative
elected representative
official representative
representative level
state representative

Publications and example sentences

The Age
· Minister flags law review after Rio blows up 46,000-yr-old Aboriginal site  
Mr Wyatt, the federal minister, told ABC Radio he was made aware of the blasting plans in the days prior when his office was contacted by a legal representative of the PKKP.
Financial Express
· COVID 19 and Latin America: Three months on, the struggle continues  
(The author is Former Ambassador to Colombia and Ecuador, High Commissioner to Cyprus, Deputy Permanent Representative to the WTO and Deputy High Commissioner to Singapore.
The Age
· Students protest cuts to Sydney University's arts and social science faculty  
About 100 students and staff representatives protested against the cuts on Friday, pasting an open letter to Vice-Chancellor Michael Spence to the walls of the university's administration building.
· Trump's warning as Minneapolis burns over George Floyd's death: 'When the looting starts, the shooting starts'  
Representatives from the U.S. Department of Justice, FBI, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety, along with Hennepin County Attorney Michael Freeman, offered no significant updates Thursday other than to promise a swift and thorough investigation of the officers involved in the Floyd case.
The Age
· When is art effective as propaganda?  
The Nazis had a taste for neo-classical figures and sentimental scenes of peasant life, but no painting could be more representative than Hubert Lanzinger's The Standard Bearer (1933), which shows Hitler as (literally) a white knight in shining armour.
Financial Express
· UN chief appreciates India's assistance to other countries during COVID-19 pandemic: TS Tirumurti  
Tirumurti, who assumed charge as India’s Permanent Representative to the UN last week, presented his credentials virtually as telecommuting arrangements are in place at the UN headquarters due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Financial Express
· Tax Deducted at Source: Quarterly payment of TDS could be a ‘Saviour’ for taxpayers in Corona crisis  
It may be digitally signed and in cases, where digital signatures are not possible, it may be sent from the email-ID of the Authorised Representative.
The Guardian
· Trevor Phillips has played no role in BAME Covid-19 deaths review  
Another letter from representatives of thousands of BAME healthcare workers called for his removal.
Financial Express
· Coronavirus pandemic: US to announce 'certain decisions' on China on Friday, says Donald Trump  
Meanwhile, in a separate development, several US senators sent a letter to the United Nations permanent representatives for Estonia and France, the current and incoming president of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), in support of the US’ call for an immediate UNSC meeting on recent actions taken by the Chinese government to undermine Hong Kong’s autonomy.
· Australian court orders release of Queen's letters over PM sacking  
The country's High Court said letters between the British monarch and her Australian representative, governor-general John Kerr, over the affair were public record.