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Weekly Times
Greece bailout review set to resume Greece's lenders still need to be persuaded that Athens can plug a bigger-tha
Greece bailout review set to resume
Weekly Times / Posted 4 hours ago
Greece's lenders still need to be persuaded that Athens can plug a bigger-than-expected fiscal gap when talks on reforms needed under an international bailout resume next week, the finance minister says. Talks... Read more
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Reuters
Greece expects bailout review to resume next week: ministerGreek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos arrives at a eurozone finance minister
Greece expects bailout review to resume next week: minister
Reuters / Posted 4 hours ago
Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos arrives at a eurozone finance ministers meeting in Brussels, Belgium, January 14, 2016. ATHENS Greece's lenders still need to be persuaded that Athens can plug a bigger than expected fiscal gap when talks on... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Hundreds of thousands celebrate Carnival in CologneFrench soccer player Anthony Modeste takes part in the Rose Monday parade in Co
Hundreds of thousands celebrate Carnival in Cologne
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 hours ago
French soccer player Anthony Modeste takes part in the Rose Monday parade in Cologne, Germany. (Rolf Vennenbernd, AP) Cologne - Hundreds of thousands of people packed the streets of Cologne for its annual Rose Monday parade, the culmination of five... Read more
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Business Spectator
Greece talks to resume next weekGreece’s lenders still need to be persuaded that Athens can plug a bigger-than-
Greece talks to resume next week
Business Spectator / Posted 5 hours ago
Greece’s lenders still need to be persuaded that Athens can plug a bigger-than-expected fiscal gap when talks on reforms needed under an international bailout resume next week, the finance minister says. Talks between the heads of the EU/IMF mission... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Hundreds of thousands celebrate Carnival in CologneCOLOGNE, Germany (AP) - Hundreds of thousands of people packed the streets of C
Hundreds of thousands celebrate Carnival in Cologne
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 hours ago
COLOGNE, Germany (AP) - Hundreds of thousands of people packed the streets of Cologne for its annual Rose Monday parade, the culmination of five days of Carnival festivities that took place amid heightened security following robberies and sexual... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Greek stock market falls sharply on banking sector meltdown Published: 8 February 2016 7:57 PM The FTSEB index of financial stocks dropp
Greek stock market falls sharply on banking sector meltdown
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 12 hours ago
Published: 8 February 2016 7:57 PM The FTSEB index of financial stocks dropped nearly 20% in morning business, pulling the overall market index down by more than 6%. – Reuters pic,... Read more
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asianage
Greek theatre cancels play on political violenceThe cancellation of a Greek National Theatre play critics had attacked as glori
Greek theatre cancels play on political violence
asianage / Posted 20 hours ago
The cancellation of a Greek National Theatre play critics had attacked as glorifyingconvicted killers has ignited a debate on political violence andart censorship in the country that began staging theatre around 2,600 years ago. The Nash... Read more
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DW
Greek island mayor warns over migrant center |Kyritsis sent a letter to Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras warning that loca
Greek island mayor warns over migrant center |
DW / Posted 21 hours ago
Kyritsis sent a letter to Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras warning that local opposition to the new migrant registration center could lead to "uncontrollable" protests. "There is a present danger that we will mourn victims and be led to... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos | 02.01.16 | News & Observer A member of the PPK block (Krishna Peacock Feather
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 23 hours ago
02.01.16 | News & Observer A member of the PPK block (Krishna Peacock Feather) takes part in a carnival parade at Jardim dos Pirineus neighbourhood, in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on February 7, 2016. The Krishna Peacock Feather... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Greek island mayor warns of violence over migrant planATHENS: The mayor of the Greek island of Kos on Sunday (Feb 7) called on the go
Greek island mayor warns of violence over migrant plan
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
ATHENS: The mayor of the Greek island of Kos on Sunday (Feb 7) called on the government to abandon its plans to build a migrant registration centre as demanded by the EU, warning that local opposition could lead to "uncontrollable" protests. "There... Read more
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Japan Today
Wanted: a grand bargain to rescue EU from crisis ‹ Japan TodayThe European Union needs an ambitious grand bargain at its next summit to rescu
Wanted: a grand bargain to rescue EU from crisis ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 2 days ago
The European Union needs an ambitious grand bargain at its next summit to rescue itself from an accumulation of crises that threaten to blow apart its model of integration. Like children at a birthday party, each leader has to get a going-home... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Greek emergency services workers march for better pension dealATHENS: More than 2,000 police, coastguards and firefighters took to the street
Greek emergency services workers march for better pension deal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
ATHENS: More than 2,000 police, coastguards and firefighters took to the streets of cash-strapped Athens on Friday (Feb 5) in protest at pension reforms as the country reeled from a paralysing general strike, according to AFP. The demonstration came... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
France, Germany pile pressure on Turkey to stem migrant tideATHENS: The massive flow of migrants into Europe must be slowed with the help o
France, Germany pile pressure on Turkey to stem migrant tide
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
ATHENS: The massive flow of migrants into Europe must be slowed with the help of Turkey and better screening of asylum applicants on arrival on the continent, the interior ministers of France and Germany said on Friday (Feb 5). Speaking in Athens... Read more
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Swissinfo
Scuffles break out over construction of migrant centre on Greek island of KosATHENS (Reuters) - Scuffles broke out on Friday on the Greek island of Kos betw
Scuffles break out over construction of migrant centre on Greek island of Kos
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
ATHENS (Reuters) - Scuffles broke out on Friday on the Greek island of Kos between police and a small group of residents protesting against the construction of a registration and reception centre for migrants, police officials said. Police used tear... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Why pensions are the new flashpoint in Greece's crisisBy NICHOLAS PAPHITIS Associated Press Published: February 5, 2016 11:00 AM ATH
Why pensions are the new flashpoint in Greece's crisis
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 3 days ago
By NICHOLAS PAPHITIS Associated Press Published: February 5, 2016 11:00 AM ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Combine a rapidly aging population, a depleted work force and leaky finances and any country's... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Scuffles break out over construction of migrant centre on Greek island of KosATHENS: Scuffles broke out on Friday on the Greek island of Kos between police
Scuffles break out over construction of migrant centre on Greek island of Kos
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
ATHENS: Scuffles broke out on Friday on the Greek island of Kos between police and a small group of residents protesting against the construction of a registration and reception centre for migrants, police officials said. Police used tear gas to... Read more
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The Star
Scuffles break out over construction of migrant centre on Greek island of KosATHENS (Reuters) - Scuffles broke out on Friday on the Greek island of Kos betw
Scuffles break out over construction of migrant centre on Greek island of Kos
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
ATHENS (Reuters) - Scuffles broke out on Friday on the Greek island of Kos between police and a small group of residents protesting against the construction of a registration and reception centre for migrants, police officials said. Police used tear... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
French, German ministers stress cooperationGreece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, right, poses for the photographers with
French, German ministers stress cooperation
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, right, poses for the photographers with French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve, left, and German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, before their meeting about the migrant situation at the Maximos Mansion... Read more
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The Manila Times
Greece anti-austerity protests turn violentFebruary 5, 2016 7:06 pm ATHENS (Al Jazeera): Clashes have broken out between
Greece anti-austerity protests turn violent
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
February 5, 2016 7:06 pm ATHENS (Al Jazeera): Clashes have broken out between Greek police and youths throwing fire bombs and stones, after 40,000 protesters joined anti-government demonstrations through... Read more
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Denver Post
Why pensions are the new flashpoint in Greece's crisisATHENS, Greece (AP) — Combine a rapidly aging population, a depleted work force
Why pensions are the new flashpoint in Greece's crisis
Denver Post / Posted 3 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Combine a rapidly aging population, a depleted work force and leaky finances and any country's pension system would be in trouble. For debt-hobbled, unemployment-plagued Greece, it's a nightmare. Hemmed in by a grim economic... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Why pensions are the new flashpoint in Greece's crisisATHENS, Greece (AP) � Combine a rapidly aging population, a depleted work force
Why pensions are the new flashpoint in Greece's crisis
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) � Combine a rapidly aging population, a depleted work force and leaky finances and any country's pension system would be in trouble. For debt-hobbled, unemployment-plagued Greece, it's a nightmare. Hemmed in by a grim economic... Read more
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Salon.com
Why pensions are the new flashpoint in Greece’s crisisATHENS, Greece (AP) — Combine a rapidly aging population, a depleted work force
Why pensions are the new flashpoint in Greece’s crisis
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Combine a rapidly aging population, a depleted work force and leaky finances and any country’s pension system would be in trouble. For debt-hobbled, unemployment-plagued Greece, it’s a nightmare. Hemmed in by a grim economic... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Why pensions are the new flashpoint in Greece's crisisATHENS, Greece (AP) — Combine a rapidly aging population, a depleted work force
Why pensions are the new flashpoint in Greece's crisis
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Combine a rapidly aging population, a depleted work force and leaky finances and any country’s pension system would be in trouble. For debt-hobbled, unemployment-plagued Greece, it’s a nightmare. Hemmed in by a grim economic... Read more
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Daily Mail
Chaos, crisis and just another day in the EUTear gas fired at 50,000 protesters, terror police raiding refugee centres and
Chaos, crisis and just another day in the EU
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Tear gas fired at 50,000 protesters, terror police raiding refugee centres and call for a rethink of the Geneva Convention... Finnish president Sauli Niinisto wants changes to the Geneva Convention Tens... Read more
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The Columbian
40,000 protest pension reform as general strike grips GreeceATHENS, Greece — Sporadic clashes broke out in central Athens on Thursday as te
40,000 protest pension reform as general strike grips Greece
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
ATHENS, Greece — Sporadic clashes broke out in central Athens on Thursday as tens of thousands marched to the Greek Parliament during a general strike called to protest planned pension reforms that are part of the country’s third international... Read more
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CTV News
Large protest against Greek pension reform ends in violenceATHENS, Greece -- Tens of thousands joined anti-government protests in Athens o
Large protest against Greek pension reform ends in violence
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
ATHENS, Greece -- Tens of thousands joined anti-government protests in Athens on Thursday as Greece was crippled by a general strike against a bailout-related overhaul of the country's ailing pension system. Police said some 40,000 people joined the... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Greek police turn to teargas as tempers flare over pensionsDemanding an end to austerity, about 50,000 Greeks marched peacefully on parlia
Greek police turn to teargas as tempers flare over pensions
Bdnews24.com / Posted 3 days ago
Demanding an end to austerity, about 50,000 Greeks marched peacefully on parliament in central Athens chanting for the government to ditch the proposals, which many see as a betrayal of the leftist values of the main governing party, Syriza. Public... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Petrol bombs, tear gas as Greeks protest pension reforms Black-clad youths throw stones and petrol bombs at police who fire tear gas a
Petrol bombs, tear gas as Greeks protest pension reforms
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 4 days ago
Black-clad youths throw stones and petrol bombs at police who fire tear gas and stun grenades in response during a mass rally in Athens against government pension reforms. Rough Cut (no... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Protests, EU demands add pressure on Greece's TsiprasATHENS, Greece (AP) — Tens of thousands joined anti-government protests across
Protests, EU demands add pressure on Greece's Tsipras
Lake Placid News / Posted 4 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Tens of thousands joined anti-government protests across Greece Thursday as the country was crippled by a general strike against painful pension reforms demanded by bailout lenders. In Athens, police said some 40,000 people... Read more
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Reuters
Greek police turn to teargas as tempers flare over pensionsATHENS Scuffles broke out and police used teargas during a mass rally in Athens
Greek police turn to teargas as tempers flare over pensions
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
ATHENS Scuffles broke out and police used teargas during a mass rally in Athens on Thursday as Greeks railed against government pension reforms needed to meet demands of international creditors. Demanding an end to austerity, about 50,000 Greeks... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EUCabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign fo
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EU
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Cabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign for Britain to quit the European Union. The Culture Secretary pointed to his track record of being "highly critical" of the way the 28-strong bloc is run as he refused to... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EUCabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign fo
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EU
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 4 days ago
Cabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign for Britain to quit the European Union. The Culture Secretary pointed to his track record of being "highly critical" of the way the 28-strong bloc is run as he refused to... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Protests, EU demands add pressure on Greece's TsiprasATHENS, Greece (AP) - Tens of thousands joined anti-government protests across
Protests, EU demands add pressure on Greece's Tsipras
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Tens of thousands joined anti-government protests across Greece Thursday as the country was crippled by a general strike against painful pension reforms demanded by bailout lenders. In Athens, police said some 40,000 people... Read more
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express
Trouble brewing in David Cameron's cabinet as minister says 'I'll campaign for Brexit' DISSENTION within the ranks is brewing as the Culture Secretary has gone agai
Trouble brewing in David Cameron's cabinet as minister says 'I'll campaign for Brexit'
express / Posted 4 days ago
DISSENTION within the ranks is brewing as the Culture Secretary has gone against David Cameron's wishes and said he will campaign for Britain to quit the European... Read more
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Bolton News
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EUCabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign fo
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EU
Bolton News / Posted 4 days ago
Cabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign for Britain to quit the European Union. The Culture Secretary pointed to his track record of being "highly critical" of the way the 28-strong bloc is run as he refused to... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EUCabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign fo
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EU
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 4 days ago
Cabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign for Britain to quit the European Union. The Culture Secretary pointed to his track record of being "highly critical" of the way the 28-strong bloc is run as he refused to... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EUCabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign fo
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EU
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
Cabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign for Britain to quit the European Union. The Culture Secretary pointed to his track record of being "highly critical" of the way the 28-strong bloc is run as he refused to... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EUCabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign fo
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EU
Croydon Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
Cabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign for Britain to quit the European Union. The Culture Secretary pointed to his track record of being "highly critical" of the way the 28-strong bloc is run as he refused to... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EUCabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign fo
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EU
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Cabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign for Britain to quit the European Union. The Culture Secretary pointed to his track record of being "highly critical" of the way the 28-strong bloc is run as he refused to... Read more
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Northern Echo
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EUMr Whittingdale told The House magazine: "My position is that the Prime Ministe
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EU
Northern Echo / Posted 4 days ago
Mr Whittingdale told The House magazine: "My position is that the Prime Minister is out there trying to negotiate the best deal he can for the country. I have a track record where I've been highly critical of the way the EU works and I have opposed... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EUCabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign fo
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EU
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Cabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign for Britain to quit the European Union. The Culture Secretary pointed to his track record of being "highly critical" of the way the 28-strong bloc is run as he refused to... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EUCabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign fo
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EU
Kingston Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
Cabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign for Britain to quit the European Union. The Culture Secretary pointed to his track record of being "highly critical" of the way the 28-strong bloc is run as he refused to... Read more
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Oxford Mail
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EUCabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign fo
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EU
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Cabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign for Britain to quit the European Union. The Culture Secretary pointed to his track record of being "highly critical" of the way the 28-strong bloc is run as he refused to... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EUCabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign fo
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EU
Streatham Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
Cabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign for Britain to quit the European Union. The Culture Secretary pointed to his track record of being "highly critical" of the way the 28-strong bloc is run as he refused to... Read more
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Bury Times
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EUCabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign fo
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EU
Bury Times / Posted 4 days ago
Cabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign for Britain to quit the European Union. The Culture Secretary pointed to his track record of being "highly critical" of the way the 28-strong bloc is run as he refused to... Read more
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Gazette
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EUCabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign fo
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EU
Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Cabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign for Britain to quit the European Union. The Culture Secretary pointed to his track record of being "highly critical" of the way the 28-strong bloc is run as he refused to... Read more
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guardian-series
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EUCabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign fo
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EU
guardian-series / Posted 4 days ago
Cabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign for Britain to quit the European Union. The Culture Secretary pointed to his track record of being "highly critical" of the way the 28-strong bloc is run as he refused to... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EUCabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign fo
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EU
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Cabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign for Britain to quit the European Union. The Culture Secretary pointed to his track record of being "highly critical" of the way the 28-strong bloc is run as he refused to... Read more
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Harrow Times
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EUCabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign fo
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EU
Harrow Times / Posted 4 days ago
Cabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign for Britain to quit the European Union. The Culture Secretary pointed to his track record of being "highly critical" of the way the 28-strong bloc is run as he refused to... Read more
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This is West Country
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EUCabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign fo
John Whittingdale refuses to rule out support for Britain leaving the EU
This is West Country / Posted 4 days ago
Cabinet minister John Whittingdale has indicated he stands ready to campaign for Britain to quit the European Union. The Culture Secretary pointed to his track record of being "highly critical" of the way the 28-strong bloc is run as he refused to... Read more
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