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Swissinfo
Conservative rebellion on Greek aid hits Merkel's support - pollBERLIN (Reuters) - Support for German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives
Conservative rebellion on Greek aid hits Merkel's support - poll
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
BERLIN (Reuters) - Support for German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives has slipped by two percentage points due to divisions within her parliamentary bloc over a third bailout for Greece and even her own popularity has taken a hit, a poll... Read more
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Reuters
Conservative rebellion on Greek aid hits Merkel's supportGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel shakes hands with people before a forum discuss
Conservative rebellion on Greek aid hits Merkel's support
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel shakes hands with people before a forum discussion organized by the Chancellery in Duisburg, Germany, August 25, 2015. German Chancellor Angela Merkel (L) shakes hands with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras (R) at... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Conservative rebellion on Greek aid hits Merkel's support - pollBERLIN: Support for German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives has slipped
Conservative rebellion on Greek aid hits Merkel's support - poll
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
BERLIN: Support for German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives has slipped by two percentage points due to divisions within her parliamentary bloc over a third bailout for Greece and even her own popularity has taken a hit, a poll showed on... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Conservative rebellion on Greek aid hits Merkel's supportGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a session of Germany's parliament, the
Conservative rebellion on Greek aid hits Merkel's support
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 2 days ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a session of Germany's parliament, the Bundestag, in Berlin, Germany, August 19, 2015. BERLIN Support for German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives has slipped by two percentage points due to divisions... Read more
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The Star
Conservative rebellion on Greek aid hits Merkel's supportBERLIN (Reuters) - Support for German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives
Conservative rebellion on Greek aid hits Merkel's support
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
BERLIN (Reuters) - Support for German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives has slipped by two percentage points due to divisions within her parliamentary bloc over a third bailout for Greece and even her own popularity has taken a hit, a poll... Read more
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The Local
Sweden Democrats gain in another record pollSweden Democrat leader Jimmie Åkesson. Photo: Lars Pehrson/SvD/TT TT/The Loc
Sweden Democrats gain in another record poll
The Local / Posted 3 days ago
Sweden Democrat leader Jimmie Åkesson. Photo: Lars Pehrson/SvD/TT TT/The Local · 25 Aug 2015, 09:10 Published: 25 Aug 2015 08:30 GMT+02:00 Updated: 25 Aug 2015 09:10 GMT+02:00 The Sweden Democrats... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Egon Bahr led the way for German reunificationEgon Bahr, a prominent Social Democrat whose efforts to improve West Germany’s
Egon Bahr led the way for German reunification
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Egon Bahr, a prominent Social Democrat whose efforts to improve West Germany’s relations with the Soviet bloc helped pave the way for German reunification 45 years after the Second World War, has died at the age of 93. He died on Aug. 19 in Berlin,... Read more
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Reuters
Support for Greece bailout weakens Dutch governmentDutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte arrives at the European Union (EU) Council head
Support for Greece bailout weakens Dutch government
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte arrives at the European Union (EU) Council headquarters at the start of an EU leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium, June 25, 2015. AMSTERDAM The Dutch government's approval ratings have slipped after it supported... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
NSW should not follow Victorian Labor's school scripture ban: FoleyNSW Labor supports religious education in school hours despite Victorian Govern
NSW should not follow Victorian Labor's school scripture ban: Foley
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
NSW Labor supports religious education in school hours despite Victorian Government ban Photo: Luke Foley said parents and students should have the right to make decisions about religious education. (AAP: Paul Miller, file photo) New South Wales'... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Abortions to burqas: NSW's laws in waitingNSW Parliament has already passed 16 separate bills this year, ranging from a c
Abortions to burqas: NSW's laws in waiting
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
NSW Parliament has already passed 16 separate bills this year, ranging from a clampdown on selling minors e-cigarettes to harsher penalties for sexual predators who abuse children. Dozens of other would-be laws are waiting in the wings to either be... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Abortions to burqas: NSW's laws in waitingNSW Parliament has already passed 16 separate bills this year, ranging from a c
Abortions to burqas: NSW's laws in waiting
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
NSW Parliament has already passed 16 separate bills this year, ranging from a clampdown on selling minors e-cigarettes to harsher penalties for sexual predators who abuse children. Dozens of other would-be laws are waiting in the wings to either be... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Abortions to burqas: NSW's laws in waitingNSW Parliament has already passed 16 separate bills this year, ranging from a c
Abortions to burqas: NSW's laws in waiting
Daily Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
NSW Parliament has already passed 16 separate bills this year, ranging from a clampdown on selling minors e-cigarettes to harsher penalties for sexual predators who abuse children. Dozens of other would-be laws are waiting in the wings to either be... Read more
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Northern Star
Abortions to burqas: NSW's laws in waitingNSW Parliament has already passed 16 separate bills this year, ranging from a c
Abortions to burqas: NSW's laws in waiting
Northern Star / Posted 7 days ago
NSW Parliament has already passed 16 separate bills this year, ranging from a clampdown on selling minors e-cigarettes to harsher penalties for sexual predators who abuse children. Dozens of other would-be laws are waiting in the wings to either be... Read more
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The New Statesman
Can Jeremy Corbyn and Labour MPs learn to get along?On the morning of 12 September at the QEII Centre in Westminster, Jeremy Corbyn
Can Jeremy Corbyn and Labour MPs learn to get along?
The New Statesman / Posted 8 days ago
On the morning of 12 September at the QEII Centre in Westminster, Jeremy Corbyn will be declared the new leader of the Labour Party. This is the outcome that almost all MPs now expect. A result that scriptwriters would have rejected as too outlandish... Read more
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The Local
Malmö mayor slams Danish beggar ban The Local · 12 Jul 2014, 09:50 Published: 11 Jul 2014 12:05 GMT+02:00 Updat
Malmö mayor slams Danish beggar ban
The Local / Posted 8 days ago
The Local · 12 Jul 2014, 09:50 Published: 11 Jul 2014 12:05 GMT+02:00 Updated: 12 Jul 2014 09:50 GMT+02:00 UPDATED: Malmö Mayor Katrin Stjernfeldt Jammeh has lashed out at plans by the Danish government to... Read more
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Eu Business
Merkel averts major revolt as MPs approve Greek bailout — EU(BERLIN) - The German parliament voted by an overwhelming majority Wednesday to
Merkel averts major revolt as MPs approve Greek bailout — EU
Eu Business / Posted 9 days ago
(BERLIN) - The German parliament voted by an overwhelming majority Wednesday to back a massive new bailout for Greece, with Chancellor Angela Merkel spared a major rebellion of deputies opposing the aid. Interrupting their holidays for the second... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Merkel averts major revolt as MPs approve Greek bailout German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives at Bosnian Parlament in Sarajevo, Bos
Merkel averts major revolt as MPs approve Greek bailout
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives at Bosnian Parlament in Sarajevo, Bosnia, Thursday, July 9, 2015. Merkel is on a Balkan trip to Albania, Serbia and Bosnia, which are all looking to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Dutch government faces test in 'junkie' Greece debateAMSTERDAM: Prime Minister Mark Rutte will face a no confidence motion on Wednes
Dutch government faces test in 'junkie' Greece debate
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
AMSTERDAM: Prime Minister Mark Rutte will face a no confidence motion on Wednesday, brought by his chief opposition rival over a broken campaign pledge not to provide additional emergency funding to Greece. The parliament was due to debate the new... Read more
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iafrica.com
German MPs approve Greek bailoutGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel. Credit: AFP The German parliament voted by an
German MPs approve Greek bailout
iafrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Credit: AFP The German parliament voted by an overwhelming majority Wednesday to back a third bailout for Greece, with Chancellor Angela Merkel spared a major rebellion of deputies opposing the aid. Interrupting... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
German MPs approve Greek bailoutGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel. Credit: AFP The German parliament voted by an
German MPs approve Greek bailout
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 9 days ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Credit: AFP The German parliament voted by an overwhelming majority Wednesday to back a third bailout for Greece, with Chancellor Angela Merkel spared a major rebellion of deputies opposing the aid. Interrupting... Read more
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The Star
Dutch government faces test in 'junkie' Greece debateAMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Prime Minister Mark Rutte will face a no confidence motio
Dutch government faces test in 'junkie' Greece debate
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Prime Minister Mark Rutte will face a no confidence motion on Wednesday, brought by his chief opposition rival over a broken campaign pledge not to provide additional emergency funding to Greece. The parliament was due to... Read more
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SKY News Business RSS
German parliament approves Greek bailoutThe German parliament has voted by an overwhelming majority to back a third bai
German parliament approves Greek bailout
SKY News Business RSS / Posted 9 days ago
The German parliament has voted by an overwhelming majority to back a third bailout for Greece, with Chancellor Angela Merkel spared a major rebellion of deputies opposing the aid. MPs in the Bundestag lower house on Wednesday approved the 86... Read more
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Zero Hedge
August 19Overnight Media Digest - The sudden devaluation of the yuan is proving catacly
August 19
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 days ago
Overnight Media Digest - The sudden devaluation of the yuan is proving cataclysmic for investors who watched the currency climb for a decade and made bets that depended on it holding stead. (http://on.wsj.com/1gVQY3s) - U.S. airlines are producing... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
German parliament backs Greek bailout with large majority The German parliament voted by an overwhelming majority Wednesday to back a t
German parliament backs Greek bailout with large majority
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
The German parliament voted by an overwhelming majority Wednesday to back a third bailout for Greece, with Chancellor Angela Merkel spared a major rebellion of deputies opposing the... Read more
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Swissinfo
German lawmakers back third Greek bailoutBy Paul Carrel and Tina Bellon BERLIN (Reuters) - German lawmakers overwhelmin
German lawmakers back third Greek bailout
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
By Paul Carrel and Tina Bellon BERLIN (Reuters) - German lawmakers overwhelmingly voted in favour of a third Greek bailout on Wednesday, heeding a call from Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble to give Greece the chance for a new start, despite his... Read more
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Reuters
Dutch government faces test in 'junkie' Greece debateAMSTERDAM Prime Minister Mark Rutte will face a no confidence motion on Wednesd
Dutch government faces test in 'junkie' Greece debate
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
AMSTERDAM Prime Minister Mark Rutte will face a no confidence motion on Wednesday, brought by his chief opposition rival over a broken campaign pledge not to provide additional emergency funding to Greece. The parliament was due to debate the new... Read more
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Eu Business
German parliament backs Greek bailout with large majority — EU(BERLIN) - The German parliament voted by an overwhelming majority Wednesday to
German parliament backs Greek bailout with large majority — EU
Eu Business / Posted 9 days ago
(BERLIN) - The German parliament voted by an overwhelming majority Wednesday to back a third bailout for Greece, with Chancellor Angela Merkel spared a major rebellion of deputies opposing the aid. Interrupting their holidays for the second time... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Dutch government faces test in Greece debateAMSTERDAM: Prime Minister Mark Rutte will face a no confidence motion on Wednes
Dutch government faces test in Greece debate
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
AMSTERDAM: Prime Minister Mark Rutte will face a no confidence motion on Wednesday, brought by his chief opposition rival over a broken campaign pledge not to provide additional emergency funding to Greece. The parliament was due to debate the new... Read more
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The New Age
Dutch PM faces possible no-confidence vote over Greece bailoutDutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte is on Wednesday to face a grilling in parliamen
Dutch PM faces possible no-confidence vote over Greece bailout
The New Age / Posted 9 days ago
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte is on Wednesday to face a grilling in parliament, and a possible no-confidence vote, for his cabinet's support for debt-ridden Greece's third international bailout. Lawmakers in the 150-seat Lower House have been... Read more
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Business Insider
Germany is voting on the Greek bailout deal today and there could be a big revoltApproval of the latest €86 billion ($95 billion, £60 billion) emergency rescue
Germany is voting on the Greek bailout deal today and there could be a big revolt
Business Insider / Posted 9 days ago
Approval of the latest €86 billion ($95 billion, £60 billion) emergency rescue plan for Athens is seen as assured given the 504 seats Merkel's left-right "grand coalition" holds in the 631-seat Bundestag lower house. But grumbling has grown ever... Read more
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Eu Business
Schaeuble fights sceptics for German approval of Greek bailout — EU(BERLIN) - Germany's powerful finance minister, Wolfgang Schaeuble, told MPs it
Schaeuble fights sceptics for German approval of Greek bailout — EU
Eu Business / Posted 9 days ago
(BERLIN) - Germany's powerful finance minister, Wolfgang Schaeuble, told MPs it would be "irresponsible" not to approve a third bailout for Greece in a crucial vote Wednesday amid mounting dissent against further aid for the debt-mired... Read more
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New Kerala
German MPs expected to vote in favour of third Greek bailout A majority of MPs from Germany are likely to vote in favour of the third Gree
German MPs expected to vote in favour of third Greek bailout
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
A majority of MPs from Germany are likely to vote in favour of the third Greek bailout on Wednesday. According to the BBC, the vote is expected to face opposition by German Chancellor... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Merkel girds for right-wing revolt in Greece bailout voteBERLIN - German Chancellor Angela Merkel will call on the country's parliament
Merkel girds for right-wing revolt in Greece bailout vote
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
BERLIN - German Chancellor Angela Merkel will call on the country's parliament to approve a third bailout for debt-mired Greece on Wednesday, but could face a rebellion from lawmakers within her own conservative ranks. German Chancellor Angela... Read more
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Eu Business
Dutch PM faces possible no-confidence vote over Greece bailout — EU(THE HAGUE) - Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte is on Wednesday to face a grillin
Dutch PM faces possible no-confidence vote over Greece bailout — EU
Eu Business / Posted 9 days ago
(THE HAGUE) - Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte is on Wednesday to face a grilling in parliament, and a possible no-confidence vote, for his cabinet's support for debt-ridden Greece's third international bailout. Lawmakers in the 150-seat Lower House... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Merkel girds for right-wing revolt in Greece bailout vote Published: 19 August 2015 3:22 PM German Chancellor Angela Merkel talks to F
Merkel girds for right-wing revolt in Greece bailout vote
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 9 days ago
Published: 19 August 2015 3:22 PM German Chancellor Angela Merkel talks to Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble (left) and Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel prior to a vote on Greece's third... Read more
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TheBull
Merkel girds for right-wing revolt in Greece bailout voteGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel will call on the country's parliament to approv
Merkel girds for right-wing revolt in Greece bailout vote
TheBull / Posted 9 days ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel will call on the country's parliament to approve a third bailout for debt-mired Greece on Wednesday, but could face a rebellion from lawmakers within her own conservative ranks. Approval of the latest 86 billion euro... Read more
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Eu Business
Merkel girds for right-wing revolt in Greece bailout vote — EU(BERLIN) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel will call on the country's parliamen
Merkel girds for right-wing revolt in Greece bailout vote — EU
Eu Business / Posted 9 days ago
(BERLIN) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel will call on the country's parliament to approve a third bailout for debt-mired Greece on Wednesday, but could face a rebellion from lawmakers within her own conservative ranks. Approval of the latest 86... Read more
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International Business Times
Greece debt crisis: Merkel faces revolt by party MPs as bailout showdown looms German Chancellor Angela Merkel is facing a rebellion by lawmakers in her conse
Greece debt crisis: Merkel faces revolt by party MPs as bailout showdown looms
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is facing a rebellion by lawmakers in her conservative party ahead of a crucial Bundestag vote on the third bailout deal for Greece. Some backbenchers from Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) and their CSU allies are... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
German politicians return to Berlin for key Greek bailout voteFor the second time this summer, German politicians have been forced to interru
German politicians return to Berlin for key Greek bailout vote
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 10 days ago
For the second time this summer, German politicians have been forced to interrupt their holidays and fly back to Berlin for a key vote on bailing out Greece. In what is being seen as Angela Merkel’s last chance to ensure that Athens stays in the... Read more
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New Kerala
Merkel faces rebellion by lawmakers as key vote looms A German parliamentary vote on the controversial third Greek bailout on Wedne
Merkel faces rebellion by lawmakers as key vote looms
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
A German parliamentary vote on the controversial third Greek bailout on Wednesday has been overshadowed by an expected rebellion in Chancellor Angela Merkel's centre-right party. The Christian... Read more
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BBC News
German MP Patzelt opens home to two Eritrean migrants - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
German MP Patzelt opens home to two Eritrean migrants
BBC News / Posted 10 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America German MP Patzelt opens home... Read more
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Reuters
German lawmakers debate Greek bailout, Merkel faces rebellionBERLIN German lawmakers broke off their holidays on Tuesday to debate Greece's
German lawmakers debate Greek bailout, Merkel faces rebellion
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
BERLIN German lawmakers broke off their holidays on Tuesday to debate Greece's third bailout plan before approving it, though Chancellor Angela Merkel faces a rebellion in a vote shaping up as her last chance to keep Athens in the euro zone. Up to a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German lawmakers debate Greek bailout, Merkel faces rebellionBERLIN: German lawmakers broke off their holidays on Tuesday to debate Greece's
German lawmakers debate Greek bailout, Merkel faces rebellion
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
BERLIN: German lawmakers broke off their holidays on Tuesday to debate Greece's third bailout plan before approving it, though Chancellor Angela Merkel faces a rebellion in a vote shaping up as her last chance to keep Athens in the euro zone. Up to... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
German lawmakers debate Greek bailout, Merkel faces rebellionA Greek flag flutters in the wind as tourists visit the archaeological site of
German lawmakers debate Greek bailout, Merkel faces rebellion
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 10 days ago
A Greek flag flutters in the wind as tourists visit the archaeological site of the Acropolis hill in Athens, Greece July 26, 2015. BERLIN German lawmakers broke off their holidays on Tuesday to debate Greece's third bailout plan before approving it,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Greece Faces Snap Elections As Lawmakers Abandon TsiprasLast week, Greek lawmakers once again voted for a bailout deal that no one - no
Greece Faces Snap Elections As Lawmakers Abandon Tsipras
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 days ago
Last week, Greek lawmakers once again voted for a bailout deal that no one - not Greece and not Greece’s creditors - truly supports. The deal, which will allow Athens to make a €3.2 billion payment to the ECB this week, averts near-term economic ruin... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tsipras faces confidence vote while Merkel fights for coalition unityWill Greek bailout deal claim new political victims? Alexis Tsipras faces vote
Tsipras faces confidence vote while Merkel fights for coalition unity
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Will Greek bailout deal claim new political victims? Alexis Tsipras faces vote of no confidence after rebel MPs desert him while Angela Merkel faces battle to keep coalition together Lawmakers from ruling Syriza party have rebelled against... Read more
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The Young Witness
State government canvasses council merger options ahead of IPART findingsHostile or supportive? That's what the Local Government Minister wants to find
State government canvasses council merger options ahead of IPART findings
The Young Witness / Posted 11 days ago
Hostile or supportive? That's what the Local Government Minister wants to find out by circulating a draft council merger plan. The number of councils in Sydney would be slashed by about half under a draft plan being canvassed within the state... Read more
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TheStreet.com
European Stocks Tilt Upward as Greece Deal Forges AheadLONDON (TheDeal) -- Mainland European stock markets staged a modest rebound on
European Stocks Tilt Upward as Greece Deal Forges Ahead
TheStreet.com / Posted 11 days ago
LONDON (TheDeal) -- Mainland European stock markets staged a modest rebound on Monday, as fears about a long-running plunge in the renminbi abated and the eurozone edged closer to a resolution to the Greek debt crisis. Eurozone finance ministers... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Draft plan shows how councils might be tied upLocal Government Minister and Nationals MP Paul Toole. Photo: Dean Sewell The
Draft plan shows how councils might be tied up
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Local Government Minister and Nationals MP Paul Toole. Photo: Dean Sewell The number of councils in Sydney would be slashed by about half under a draft plan being canvassed within the state government. A list of possible council mergers is being... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
State government canvasses council merger options ahead of IPART findingsHostile or supportive? That's what the Local Government Minister wants to find
State government canvasses council merger options ahead of IPART findings
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 11 days ago
Hostile or supportive? That's what the Local Government Minister wants to find out by circulating a draft council merger plan. The number of councils in Sydney would be slashed by about half under a draft plan being canvassed within the state... Read more
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