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Reuters
European experts float post-Brexit 'partnership' with Britainpolicy planning for Socialist French Prime Minister Manuel Valls; Norbert Roett
European experts float post-Brexit 'partnership' with Britain
Reuters / Posted 7 hours ago
policy planning for Socialist French Prime Minister Manuel Valls; Norbert Roettgen of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats, who chairs the Bundestag foreign affairs committee; former Bank of England deputy governor Paul Tucker;... Read more
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DW
CDU and AfD bash Gabriel for refugee remarks |Both Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) and the right-wing Alternative for Germ
CDU and AfD bash Gabriel for refugee remarks |
DW / Posted 12 hours ago
Both Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) and the right-wing Alternative for Germany (AfD) had strong words for Gabriel on Monday, just days after the vice chancellor criticized Merkel's approach to dealing with the influx of refugees over the past... Read more
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Boston Globe
Merkel demands fair distribution of Muslim migrantsEurope’s stability. In Germany, antimigrant feeling has increased too. A natio
Merkel demands fair distribution of Muslim migrants
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Europe’s stability. In Germany, antimigrant feeling has increased too. A nationalist party to the right of Merkel’s Christian Democrats has received a surge in support and the chancellor, who has stuck by her motto ‘‘We will manage,’’ has... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Swedish Zionist Federation Assembles Pro-Israel RallyPantell claimed. “It is especially noticeable this year through the participati
Swedish Zionist Federation Assembles Pro-Israel Rally
The Jewish Press / Posted yesterday
Pantell claimed. “It is especially noticeable this year through the participation of Ebba Busch Thor, a member of the Christian Democrats Party in the Swedish parliament.” A number of Israeli political figures attended the rally, such as the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Merkel rejects Muslim migrant ban, urges fair distributionEurope's stability. In Germany, anti-migrant feeling has increased too. A nati
Merkel rejects Muslim migrant ban, urges fair distribution
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
Europe's stability. In Germany, anti-migrant feeling has increased too. A nationalist party to the right of Merkel's Christian Democrats has received a surge in support and chancellor, who has stuck by her motto "we will manage," has seen her... Read more
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asianage
As polls near, RSS takes centrestageand become a genuine right-wing, thoroughly market-oriented party, something li
As polls near, RSS takes centrestage
asianage / Posted yesterday
and become a genuine right-wing, thoroughly market-oriented party, something like the Hindu Democrats (copying Europe’s Christian Democrats). But just the opposite is happening as the RSS dramatically takes centrestage and Mr Modi cheerfully... Read more
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CTV News
Merkel rejects Muslim migrant ban, urges fair distributionEurope's stability. In Germany, anti-migrant feeling has increased too. A nati
Merkel rejects Muslim migrant ban, urges fair distribution
CTV News / Posted yesterday
Europe's stability. In Germany, anti-migrant feeling has increased too. A nationalist party to the right of Merkel's Christian Democrats has received a surge in support and chancellor, who has stuck by her motto "we will manage," has seen her... Read more
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ABC News
Merkel Rejects Muslim Migrant Ban, Urges Fair Distributionnew arrivals this year. In Germany, anti-migrant feeling has increased too. A
Merkel Rejects Muslim Migrant Ban, Urges Fair Distribution
ABC News / Posted yesterday
new arrivals this year. In Germany, anti-migrant feeling has increased too. A nationalist party to the right of Merkel's Christian Democrats has received a surge in support and chancellor, who has stuck by her motto "we will manage," has seen her... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Merkel rejects Muslim migrant ban, urges fair distributionEurope's stability. In Germany, anti-migrant feeling has increased too. A nati
Merkel rejects Muslim migrant ban, urges fair distribution
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
Europe's stability. In Germany, anti-migrant feeling has increased too. A nationalist party to the right of Merkel's Christian Democrats has received a surge in support and chancellor, who has stuck by her motto "we will manage," has seen her... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Merkel rejects Muslim migrant ban, urges fair distributionEurope's stability. In Germany, anti-migrant feeling has increased too. A nati
Merkel rejects Muslim migrant ban, urges fair distribution
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
Europe's stability. In Germany, anti-migrant feeling has increased too. A nationalist party to the right of Merkel's Christian Democrats has received a surge in support and chancellor, who has stuck by her motto "we will manage," has seen her... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Merkel rejects Muslim migrant ban, urges fair distributionEurope's stability. In Germany, anti-migrant feeling has increased too. A nati
Merkel rejects Muslim migrant ban, urges fair distribution
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
Europe's stability. In Germany, anti-migrant feeling has increased too. A nationalist party to the right of Merkel's Christian Democrats has received a surge in support and chancellor, who has stuck by her motto "we will manage," has seen her... Read more
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express
Could Merkel be DESELECTED? Party STILL haven’t endorsed her over migrant crisis handlingfirst took power in 2005 and is expected to seek a fourth term in office. GETT
Could Merkel be DESELECTED? Party STILL haven’t endorsed her over migrant crisis handling
express / Posted yesterday
first took power in 2005 and is expected to seek a fourth term in office. GETTYMrs Merkel is chairwoman of the German Christian Democrats but they have yet to select her She exercised a "grand tour" of Europe this week to rally support. She... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Merkel rejects Muslim migrant ban, urges fair distributionEurope's stability. In Germany, anti-migrant feeling has increased too. A nati
Merkel rejects Muslim migrant ban, urges fair distribution
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
Europe's stability. In Germany, anti-migrant feeling has increased too. A nationalist party to the right of Merkel's Christian Democrats has received a surge in support and chancellor, who has stuck by her motto "we will manage," has seen her... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Germany expects sharp drop in refugees numbers this yearstrongly in Germany over the past year, resulting in growing support for a nati
Germany expects sharp drop in refugees numbers this year
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
strongly in Germany over the past year, resulting in growing support for a nationalist party to the right of Merkel's Christian Democrats and a fall in popularity for the chancellor, who has stuck by her motto "we will manage." A poll... Read more
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Boston Herald
Germany expects sharp drop in refugees numbers this yearstrongly in Germany over the past year, resulting in growing support for a nati
Germany expects sharp drop in refugees numbers this year
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
strongly in Germany over the past year, resulting in growing support for a nationalist party to the right of Merkel's Christian Democrats and a fall in popularity for the chancellor, who has stuck by her motto "we will manage." A poll... Read more
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CTV News
Germany expects sharp drop in refugees this yearstrongly in Germany over the past year, resulting in growing support for a nati
Germany expects sharp drop in refugees this year
CTV News / Posted yesterday
strongly in Germany over the past year, resulting in growing support for a nationalist party to the right of Merkel's Christian Democrats and a fall in popularity for the chancellor, who has stuck by her motto "we will manage." A poll... Read more
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Reuters
German vice chancellor: Merkel underestimated migrant integration challengecriticism from Markus Soeder, a senior member of the Christian Social Union (CS
German vice chancellor: Merkel underestimated migrant integration challenge
Reuters / Posted yesterday
criticism from Markus Soeder, a senior member of the Christian Social Union (CSU), the Bavarian sister party to Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU). "Even with the best will in the world, we won't manage to integrate so many people from totally... Read more
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Salon.com
Germany expects sharp drop in refugees numbers this yearstrongly in Germany over the past year, resulting in growing support for a nati
Germany expects sharp drop in refugees numbers this year
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
strongly in Germany over the past year, resulting in growing support for a nationalist party to the right of Merkel’s Christian Democrats and a fall in popularity for the chancellor, who has stuck by her motto “we will manage.” A poll... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Germany expects sharp drop in refugees numbers this yearstrongly in Germany over the past year, resulting in growing support for a nati
Germany expects sharp drop in refugees numbers this year
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
strongly in Germany over the past year, resulting in growing support for a nationalist party to the right of Merkel's Christian Democrats and a fall in popularity for the chancellor, who has stuck by her motto "we will manage." A poll... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Lake Illawarra fisherman’s fight goes to Parliamentto anyone who’ll listen – his job means that much to him. Members of the Labor
Lake Illawarra fisherman’s fight goes to Parliament
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
to anyone who’ll listen – his job means that much to him. Members of the Labor Party, Shooters, Fishers and Farmers Party, Christian Democrats and the Greens were on hand to hear the stories of heartbreak emerging from within the industry. No... Read more
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Civil Georgia
25 Parties, 7 Blocs Run in Parliamentary Elections– a 6-party election bloc which along with Alliance of Patriots also unites Fre
25 Parties, 7 Blocs Run in Parliamentary Elections
Civil Georgia / Posted 3 days ago
– a 6-party election bloc which along with Alliance of Patriots also unites Free Georgia; Traditionalists; Freedom; New Christian-Democrats, and Political Movement of Law Enforcement and Armed Forces Veterans and Patriots; Industrialists–Our... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Use steep profits to help retrenched workers: MPparliamentary debate on the Greens bill to mandate 90 per cent Australian steel
Use steep profits to help retrenched workers: MP
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
parliamentary debate on the Greens bill to mandate 90 per cent Australian steel in NSW government infrastructure projects, Christian Democrats MP Paul Green said BlueScope should be diverting some of that profit to retrenched workers. “It has been... Read more
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Kiama Independent
‘Use profits for ex-workers’parliamentary debate on the Greens bill to mandate 90 per cent Australian steel
‘Use profits for ex-workers’
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
parliamentary debate on the Greens bill to mandate 90 per cent Australian steel in NSW government infrastructure projects, Christian Democrats MP Paul Green said BlueScope should be diverting some of that profit to retrenched workers. “It has been... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
‘Use profits for ex-workers’parliamentary debate on the Greens bill to mandate 90 per cent Australian steel
‘Use profits for ex-workers’
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
parliamentary debate on the Greens bill to mandate 90 per cent Australian steel in NSW government infrastructure projects, Christian Democrats MP Paul Green said BlueScope should be diverting some of that profit to retrenched workers. “It has been... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Steel campaigners will take on govt MPsby the NSW Greens – passed through the upper house with the help of Labor, the
Steel campaigners will take on govt MPs
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
by the NSW Greens – passed through the upper house with the help of Labor, the Shooters, Fishers and Farmers and the Christian Democrats. It will now be debated in the lower house, where the Liberal party have a majority and have so far... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Steel campaigners will take on govt MPsby the NSW Greens – passed through the upper house with the help of Labor, the
Steel campaigners will take on govt MPs
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
by the NSW Greens – passed through the upper house with the help of Labor, the Shooters, Fishers and Farmers and the Christian Democrats. It will now be debated in the lower house, where the Liberal party have a majority and have so far... Read more
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DW
Out of Incirlik? |Ingo Gädechens, the spokesman of the parliamentary defense committee and member
Out of Incirlik? |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
Ingo Gädechens, the spokesman of the parliamentary defense committee and member of Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats (CDU), stated in almost identical terms that if Ankara continued to deny German parliamentarians official... Read more
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dna
Angela Merkel under fire after call for Turks in Germany to show 'loyalty'integration commissioner Aydan Ozugus, a member of the Social Democrats that ru
Angela Merkel under fire after call for Turks in Germany to show 'loyalty'
dna / Posted 4 days ago
integration commissioner Aydan Ozugus, a member of the Social Democrats that rule in coalition with Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats, criticised her comments in an interview with newspaper chain Funke Mediengruppe. She said a clear... Read more
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Times of Malta
Spinelli, be our judgeattention from progressive thinkers from the political centre, such as Emmanuel
Spinelli, be our judge
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
attention from progressive thinkers from the political centre, such as Emmanuel Mounier, a critical figure for centre-left Christian Democrats. Spinelli stands in judgement over all Europeans today. Most obviously, over right-wing nationalism The... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
NSW Police executive numbers to double as government struggles to find the next Commissionerreplacement for the job. Photo: Peter Rae On Thursday morning, Labor, the Gree
NSW Police executive numbers to double as government struggles to find the next Commissioner
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
replacement for the job. Photo: Peter Rae On Thursday morning, Labor, the Greens, the Shooters and Fishers Party and the Christian Democrats took the unusual step of banding together to demand Mr Kaldas be brought back to Australia and appointed... Read more
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Swissinfo
Merkel under fire after call for Turks in Germany to show 'loyalty'integration commissioner Aydan Ozugus, a member of the Social Democrats that ru
Merkel under fire after call for Turks in Germany to show 'loyalty'
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
integration commissioner Aydan Ozugus, a member of the Social Democrats that rule in coalition with Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats, criticised her comments in an interview with newspaper chain Funke Mediengruppe. She said a clear... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Merkel under fire after call for Turks in Germany to show 'loyalty'integration commissioner Aydan Ozugus, a member of the Social Democrats that ru
Merkel under fire after call for Turks in Germany to show 'loyalty'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
integration commissioner Aydan Ozugus, a member of the Social Democrats that rule in coalition with Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats, criticised her comments in an interview with newspaper chain Funke Mediengruppe. She said a clear... Read more
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DW
Walter Scheel, Germany's singing president, is dead |a change of party ideology: The FDP was starting to look at the SPD as a potent
Walter Scheel, Germany's singing president, is dead |
DW / Posted 5 days ago
a change of party ideology: The FDP was starting to look at the SPD as a potential coalition partner over the conservative Christian Democrats. The results of that change were visible in the 1969 parliamentary elections, which led to the first... Read more
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express
CRACKDOWN ON NIQAB: German court rules student can't wear religious headgear in classto integration”. WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A BURKA AND NIQAB? Peter Taub
CRACKDOWN ON NIQAB: German court rules student can't wear religious headgear in class
express / Posted 6 days ago
to integration”. WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A BURKA AND NIQAB? Peter Tauber, the General Secretary of Merkel’s Christian Democrats said in a press conference the burka “does not comply with Germany and we reject it.” German ministers... Read more
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The Local
Free birth control pills tested on young southern Swedesof the region's health committee. It was backed by the other three centre-right
Free birth control pills tested on young southern Swedes
The Local / Posted 6 days ago
of the region's health committee. It was backed by the other three centre-right parties – the Moderates, Centre Party and Christian Democrats – as well as the Left Party and the anti-immigration Sweden Democrats. "It is not reasonable that... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Integration panicconsidered to be neo-Nazi, is currently represented—the AfD is even polling at
Integration panic
Namibia Economist / Posted 6 days ago
considered to be neo-Nazi, is currently represented—the AfD is even polling at 19%, not far behind the Social Democrats and Christian Democrats, who govern the state jointly. But the AfD puts most pressure on the Christian Democrats, who view... Read more
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The Local
Swedish PM: Trump's campaign based on 'fear'be more left-leaning in comparison to the US, even when you include parties suc
Swedish PM: Trump's campaign based on 'fear'
The Local / Posted 6 days ago
be more left-leaning in comparison to the US, even when you include parties such as Löfven's rivals the Moderates and the Christian Democrats, who are both seen as right or centre-right by the Swedish electorate. In a poll of 100 Swedish members... Read more
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Daily News
National Unity Government after one year: Realising democracy, a dream no more!phenomenon in the world. While not common it is also found in other places. The
National Unity Government after one year: Realising democracy, a dream no more!
Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
phenomenon in the world. While not common it is also found in other places. The best example would be Germany, where the Christian Democrats of Chancellor Angela Merkel and the Social Democratic Party, the two largest parties have been forming... Read more
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Queensland Times
Abortion bill in NSW meets strong resistanceA PUSH to decriminalise abortion in New South Wales has met strong resistance f
Abortion bill in NSW meets strong resistance
Queensland Times / Posted 7 days ago
A PUSH to decriminalise abortion in New South Wales has met strong resistance from the Christian Democrats, who suggested those backing it cared more about animals than human lives. Greens MP Mehreen Faruqi introduced a bill to state parliament a... Read more
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News Mail
Abortion bill in NSW meets strong resistanceA PUSH to decriminalise abortion in New South Wales has met strong resistance f
Abortion bill in NSW meets strong resistance
News Mail / Posted 7 days ago
A PUSH to decriminalise abortion in New South Wales has met strong resistance from the Christian Democrats, who suggested those backing it cared more about animals than human lives. Greens MP Mehreen Faruqi introduced a bill to state parliament a... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Abortion bill in NSW meets strong resistance in parliamentA PUSH to decriminalise abortion in New South Wales has met strong resistance f
Abortion bill in NSW meets strong resistance in parliament
The Daily Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
A PUSH to decriminalise abortion in New South Wales has met strong resistance from the Christian Democrats, who suggested those backing it cared more about animals than human lives. Greens MP Mehreen Faruqi introduced a bill to state parliament a... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Abortion bill in NSW meets strong resistance in parliamentA PUSH to decriminalise abortion in New South Wales has met strong resistance f
Abortion bill in NSW meets strong resistance in parliament
Daily Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
A PUSH to decriminalise abortion in New South Wales has met strong resistance from the Christian Democrats, who suggested those backing it cared more about animals than human lives. Greens MP Mehreen Faruqi introduced a bill to state parliament a... Read more
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Northern Star
Right-to-lifers try to block NSW abortion decriminalisationA PUSH to decriminalise abortion in New South Wales has met strong resistance f
Right-to-lifers try to block NSW abortion decriminalisation
Northern Star / Posted 7 days ago
A PUSH to decriminalise abortion in New South Wales has met strong resistance from the Christian Democrats, who suggested those backing it cared more about animals than human lives. Greens MP Mehreen Faruqi introduced a bill to state parliament a... Read more
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asianage
Retire at 69? No way, say Germansgeneral elections next year, are expected to make pensions a key theme of their
Retire at 69? No way, say Germans
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
general elections next year, are expected to make pensions a key theme of their campaigns. For Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrats, the question has not even arisen, the party's general secretary said, stressing that 67 is the right age... Read more
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DW
As support wanes, Merkel takes message to voters |Chancellor Angela Merkel's campaign stop lasted in the Baltic Coast town of Rib
As support wanes, Merkel takes message to voters |
DW / Posted 8 days ago
Chancellor Angela Merkel's campaign stop lasted in the Baltic Coast town of Ribnitz-Damgarten. The local chapter of her Christian Democrats had set up a stand with a small stage on the edge of the market square. Retirees and tourists sat there... Read more
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DW
Berlin's mayor warns of growing AfD support |is a member of the center-left Social Democrats, which govern the city in a coa
Berlin's mayor warns of growing AfD support |
DW / Posted 8 days ago
is a member of the center-left Social Democrats, which govern the city in a coalition with the center-right Christian Democrats. AfD gaining backers The AfD was founded three years ago as a euroskeptic party, but has since veered... Read more
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Swissinfo
Party head calls for ‘Swiss Islam’ debateon a cantonal level, if they wanted, he said. Swiss values debate Swiss values
Party head calls for ‘Swiss Islam’ debate
Swissinfo / Posted 8 days ago
on a cantonal level, if they wanted, he said. Swiss values debate Swiss values and religion were also a topic during the Christian Democrats’ summer meeting on Saturday. Party leader Pfister argued that Switzerland had been too tolerant of people... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Work until 69? Bundesbank's call riles Germanscoalition -- have firmly rejected the idea of raising further the retirement ag
Work until 69? Bundesbank's call riles Germans
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
coalition -- have firmly rejected the idea of raising further the retirement age. For Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats, the question has not even arisen, the party's general secretary said, stressing that 67 is the right age... Read more
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DW
Fewer burqas, more police |room. No burqas in public service German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere
Fewer burqas, more police |
DW / Posted 8 days ago
room. No burqas in public service German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere and his state-level counterparts from the Christian Democrats (CDU) convened in Berlin to talk security and integration. Three from the group - de Maiziere, Lorenz... Read more
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Swissinfo
Centre party joins the religious freedom debateprotection but doesn’t respect our values, should find a country of protection
Centre party joins the religious freedom debate
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
protection but doesn’t respect our values, should find a country of protection that fits better with his own values”. The Christian Democrats must take a position for a “Christian-based western society and its rule of law”, continued Pfister. The... Read more
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