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Channel NewsAsia
Greece's Syriza party lead shrinks further in election race - pollATHENS: Greece's Syriza party is on course to win 26 percent of votes in a snap
Greece's Syriza party lead shrinks further in election race - poll
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 30 minutes ago
ATHENS: Greece's Syriza party is on course to win 26 percent of votes in a snap election in September, just one point ahead of the conservative New Democracy party, a poll published by the Pulse for Action 24 television channel said on... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Pressure on Coulton, Cobb to backflipPressure on Mark Coulton to change is mind about same-sex marriage is coming fr
Pressure on Coulton, Cobb to backflip
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 hours ago
Pressure on Mark Coulton to change is mind about same-sex marriage is coming from within his own family. Federal Member for Calare John Cobb. Photo: File PRESSURE on Parkes MP Mark Coulton and Calare MP John Cobb to support same-sex marriage has... Read more
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Independent
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu criticised for eating in non-kosher restaurantThe restaurant in question, Enoteca Pinchiorri in Florence, reportedly serves r
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu criticised for eating in non-kosher restaurant
Independent / Posted 4 hours ago
The restaurant in question, Enoteca Pinchiorri in Florence, reportedly serves rabbit, escargot and lobster - none of which can be eaten under a kosher diet. Officials from the United Torah Judaism alliance, part of Mr Netanyahu’s coalition... Read more
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Socialist Worker
Syriza's Alexis Tsipras says 'only forward' as his support goes backwardDays after Greece’s caretaker government was sworn in and set a date for new el
Syriza's Alexis Tsipras says 'only forward' as his support goes backward
Socialist Worker / Posted 5 hours ago
Days after Greece’s caretaker government was sworn in and set a date for new elections last week, the first of a new wave of cuts started to bite. Pensioners’ monthly payments for September had been cut by 6 percent, as one of the conditions for a... Read more
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Socialist Worker
The left can emerge stronger after Greek election - but it must not rely on parliamentGreece’s election looks set to produce a confrontation between a new coalition
The left can emerge stronger after Greek election - but it must not rely on parliament
Socialist Worker / Posted 5 hours ago
Greece’s election looks set to produce a confrontation between a new coalition government trying to implement austerity and workers’ resistance against it. So it’s important for the left to emerge stronger—and the prospects for this are real. The... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
PAP, opposition candidates trade words over cost of living and immigration issuesSINGAPORE: The top two concerns of voters - the cost of living and foreigners -
PAP, opposition candidates trade words over cost of living and immigration issues
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 hours ago
SINGAPORE: The top two concerns of voters - the cost of living and foreigners - were the subject of debate among candidates from the ruling and opposition parties, in a forum televised ‘live’ just hours after nominations closed on Tuesday (Sep... Read more
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birminghammail
Spending cuts could see 20,000 police jobs axedA report claims that 20,000 police jobs could be slashed as a result of fresh s
Spending cuts could see 20,000 police jobs axed
birminghammail / Posted 6 hours ago
A report claims that 20,000 police jobs could be slashed as a result of fresh spending cuts. An estimate circulated among police chiefs suggested at least 22,000 posts could be lost. The forecast is said to be based on a 25% fall in central funding... Read more
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chroniclelive
Spending cuts could see 20,000 police jobs axedA report claims that 20,000 police jobs could be slashed as a result of fresh s
Spending cuts could see 20,000 police jobs axed
chroniclelive / Posted 6 hours ago
A report claims that 20,000 police jobs could be slashed as a result of fresh spending cuts. An estimate circulated among police chiefs suggested at least 22,000 posts could be lost. The forecast is said to be based on a 25% fall in central funding... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Spending cuts could see 20,000 police jobs axedA report claims that 20,000 police jobs could be slashed as a result of fresh s
Spending cuts could see 20,000 police jobs axed
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 6 hours ago
A report claims that 20,000 police jobs could be slashed as a result of fresh spending cuts. An estimate circulated among police chiefs suggested at least 22,000 posts could be lost. The forecast is said to be based on a 25% fall in central funding... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Spending cuts could see 20,000 police jobs axedA report claims that 20,000 police jobs could be slashed as a result of fresh s
Spending cuts could see 20,000 police jobs axed
Reading Evening Post / Posted 7 hours ago
A report claims that 20,000 police jobs could be slashed as a result of fresh spending cuts. An estimate circulated among police chiefs suggested at least 22,000 posts could be lost. The forecast is said to be based on a 25% fall in central funding... Read more
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The New Age
Sri Lanka president urges lawmakers on reconciliationSri Lanka's president urged the new parliament Tuesday to take "difficult polit
Sri Lanka president urges lawmakers on reconciliation
The New Age / Posted 7 hours ago
Sri Lanka's president urged the new parliament Tuesday to take "difficult political decisions" to bring about ethnic reconciliation six years after the end of a decades-long separatist war. Maithripala Sirisena called on lawmakers to take the lead... Read more
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walesonline
Spending cuts could see 20,000 police jobs axedA report claims that 20,000 police jobs could be slashed as a result of fresh s
Spending cuts could see 20,000 police jobs axed
walesonline / Posted 7 hours ago
A report claims that 20,000 police jobs could be slashed as a result of fresh spending cuts. An estimate circulated among police chiefs suggested at least 22,000 posts could be lost. The forecast is said to be based on a 25% fall in central funding... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Spending cuts could see 20,000 police jobs axedA report claims that 20,000 police jobs could be slashed as a result of fresh s
Spending cuts could see 20,000 police jobs axed
Manchester Evening News / Posted 7 hours ago
A report claims that 20,000 police jobs could be slashed as a result of fresh spending cuts. An estimate circulated among police chiefs suggested at least 22,000 posts could be lost. The forecast is said to be based on a 25% fall in central funding... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Spending cuts could see 20,000 police jobs axedA report claims that 20,000 police jobs could be slashed as a result of fresh s
Spending cuts could see 20,000 police jobs axed
Liverpool Echo / Posted 7 hours ago
A report claims that 20,000 police jobs could be slashed as a result of fresh spending cuts. An estimate circulated among police chiefs suggested at least 22,000 posts could be lost. The forecast is said to be based on a 25% fall in central funding... Read more
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International Business Times
Hillary Clinton emails: #Hillary2016, from 'mad' Peter Mandelson to contemptuous David CameronAnother batch of embarrassing emails to and from the former US secretary of sta
Hillary Clinton emails: #Hillary2016, from 'mad' Peter Mandelson to contemptuous David Cameron
International Business Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Another batch of embarrassing emails to and from the former US secretary of state Hillary Clinton have been released -- more than 7,000, in all. Clinton, who is running for the 2016 Democrat presidential candidacy, has had to hand over to the State... Read more
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Business Standard India
Kashmiri separatist leader Masarat Alam re-arrestedHardline Kashmiri separatist leader Masarat Alam was Tuesday re-arrested by pol
Kashmiri separatist leader Masarat Alam re-arrested
Business Standard India / Posted 9 hours ago
Hardline Kashmiri separatist leader Masarat Alam was Tuesday re-arrested by police in Jammu jail premises after authorities released him following the Jammu and Kashmir High Court's order. His Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League condemned his re-arrest... Read more
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Business Spectator
Polls signal tough election for TsiprasGreece is heading for an unpredictable election in three weeks' time that could
Polls signal tough election for Tsipras
Business Spectator / Posted 10 hours ago
Greece is heading for an unpredictable election in three weeks' time that could either strengthen the country's commitment to its bailout deal with Europe -- or leave it with a fractious government that soon struggles to carry out creditors'... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Same-ex unions - Young Nats opposing stand on equalityPARENTS and children often disagree, but local Young Nats have taken that up a
Same-ex unions - Young Nats opposing stand on equality
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 10 hours ago
PARENTS and children often disagree, but local Young Nats have taken that up a level, voting in favour of marriage equality and sending a clear message to their party elders. PARENTS and children often disagree, but local Young Nats have taken that... Read more
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New Kerala
Kashmiri separatist leader Masarat Alam re-arrested Hardline Kashmiri separatist leader Masarat Alam was Tuesday re-arrested by p
Kashmiri separatist leader Masarat Alam re-arrested
New Kerala / Posted 10 hours ago
Hardline Kashmiri separatist leader Masarat Alam was Tuesday re-arrested by police in Jammu jail premises after authorities released him following the Jammu and Kashmir High Court's order. His... Read more
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The Border Mail
Cathy says no to PM visit protestMember for Indi stays at arms length of BRASS protest despite opposing Abbott G
Cathy says no to PM visit protest
The Border Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
Member for Indi stays at arms length of BRASS protest despite opposing Abbott Government views on asylum seekers NO THANKS: Indi MP Cathy McGowan rules out joining BRASS members for their protest during Tony Abbott visit to Wodonga. MEMBER for Indi... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Unpopular planning process under scrutinySlammed "Pre-gateway" review system: Environment Minister Rob Stokes, left, pic
Unpopular planning process under scrutiny
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
Slammed "Pre-gateway" review system: Environment Minister Rob Stokes, left, pictured with Premier Mike Baird. Photo: Louise Kennerley The state government is reviewing a controversial planning process described by one of its own ministers as... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Cameron and Clegg 'snobbish and arrogant' - emails to ClintonEmails to the US presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton from a close confidant po
Cameron and Clegg 'snobbish and arrogant' - emails to Clinton
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 12 hours ago
Emails to the US presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton from a close confidant portrayed the British prime minister, David Cameron, as snobbish, William Hague as disingenuous and the first coalition government budget as draconian. The messages from... Read more
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The Local
Swedish PM homes in on feminism in key speechThe Prime Minister was making his first public appearance since he was taken to
Swedish PM homes in on feminism in key speech
The Local / Posted 13 hours ago
The Prime Minister was making his first public appearance since he was taken to hospital after falling ill on a plane from Ethiopia back to Stockholm last month. Speaking at an annual general meeting held by the youth wing of his Social Democrat... Read more
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Hamilton News
The Spectator’s View: What if Oct. 19 spawns minority government?With seven weeks left before election day, it is arguably too early to speculat
The Spectator’s View: What if Oct. 19 spawns minority government?
Hamilton News / Posted 14 hours ago
With seven weeks left before election day, it is arguably too early to speculate about potential outcomes. But on a quiet day in late summer, there are worse things to contemplate, so here we go. First, a word about polling. Some argue it has been... Read more
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express
Thieving free-for-all? Police warn they won't respond to shoplifting as cuts bitePolice officers were kept busy at Notting Hill Carnival At least one force, Su
Thieving free-for-all? Police warn they won't respond to shoplifting as cuts bite
express / Posted 14 hours ago
Police officers were kept busy at Notting Hill Carnival At least one force, Sussex, is warning that if further cuts go ahead officers will not respond to looters targeting shops and business premises - sparking a free-for-all for the thieves. At... Read more
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The Washington Times
Turkey’s growing instabilityOnce the eastern anchor of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (geography ha
Turkey’s growing instability
The Washington Times / Posted 15 hours ago
Once the eastern anchor of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (geography has little to do with how governments title treaties), Turkey has become a problem, and a large one, for NATO policymakers. The problem contributes to the chaos in the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Suthep supports draft constitutionRelated Stories The draft constitution to be voted on by the National Reform C
Suthep supports draft constitution
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 17 hours ago
Related Stories The draft constitution to be voted on by the National Reform Council (NRC) on Sept 6 is appropriate to the present situation, former protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban said on Tuesday. According to Matichon Online, Mr Suthep, chairman... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
October Poll Crucial for ZanzibarThe collapse of the constitutional review process ahead of elections in Tanzani
October Poll Crucial for Zanzibar
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
The collapse of the constitutional review process ahead of elections in Tanzania means that the October 25 poll will also be a referendum on the status of semi-autonomous Zanzibar, a factor which adds an extra layer of complexity to what is already... Read more
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Independent
Police officer numbers could hit lowest level in 40 yearsGovernment spending cuts could mean 22,000 jobs in the police could be lost – a
Police officer numbers could hit lowest level in 40 years
Independent / Posted 20 hours ago
Government spending cuts could mean 22,000 jobs in the police could be lost – a number far higher than projected earlier this year. It means England and Wales would be left with around 100,000 officers – there are approximately 125,000 today. The... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Fairfax and ABC accused of plot to take down AbbottIMMIGRATON Minister Peter Dutton has accused Fairfax and the ABC of trying to t
Fairfax and ABC accused of plot to take down Abbott
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
IMMIGRATON Minister Peter Dutton has accused Fairfax and the ABC of trying to topple Prime Minister Tony Abbott and his Coalition Government. Mr Dutton said there was a "huge move by Fairfax at the moment to try and bring the Government down". "I... Read more
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Northern Star
Fairfax and ABC accused of plot to take down AbbottIMMIGRATON Minister Peter Dutton has accused Fairfax and the ABC of trying to t
Fairfax and ABC accused of plot to take down Abbott
Northern Star / Posted yesterday
IMMIGRATON Minister Peter Dutton has accused Fairfax and the ABC of trying to topple Prime Minister Tony Abbott and his Coalition Government. Mr Dutton said there was a "huge move by Fairfax at the moment to try and bring the Government down". "I... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Fairfax and ABC accused of plot to take down AbbottIMMIGRATON Minister Peter Dutton has accused Fairfax and the ABC of trying to t
Fairfax and ABC accused of plot to take down Abbott
The Daily Mercury / Posted yesterday
IMMIGRATON Minister Peter Dutton has accused Fairfax and the ABC of trying to topple Prime Minister Tony Abbott and his Coalition Government. Mr Dutton said there was a "huge move by Fairfax at the moment to try and bring the Government down". "I... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Fairfax and ABC accused of plot to take down AbbottIMMIGRATON Minister Peter Dutton has accused Fairfax and the ABC of trying to t
Fairfax and ABC accused of plot to take down Abbott
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
IMMIGRATON Minister Peter Dutton has accused Fairfax and the ABC of trying to topple Prime Minister Tony Abbott and his Coalition Government. Mr Dutton said there was a "huge move by Fairfax at the moment to try and bring the Government down". "I... Read more
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Queensland Times
Fairfax and ABC accused of plot to take down AbbottIMMIGRATON Minister Peter Dutton has accused Fairfax and the ABC of trying to t
Fairfax and ABC accused of plot to take down Abbott
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
IMMIGRATON Minister Peter Dutton has accused Fairfax and the ABC of trying to topple Prime Minister Tony Abbott and his Coalition Government. Mr Dutton said there was a "huge move by Fairfax at the moment to try and bring the Government down". "I... Read more
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Daily News
President allows UPFA members to choose Opposition LeaderUnited People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) members are now at liberty to pick an O
President allows UPFA members to choose Opposition Leader
Daily News / Posted yesterday
United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) members are now at liberty to pick an Opposition Leader of their choice, said National Freedom Front Leader Wimal Weerawansa. President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday called on the leaders of the UPFA to... Read more
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Daily News
Malaysia PM reasserts command with National Day paradeMALAYSIA: Malaysia’s government reclaimed the streets of the capital Monday aft
Malaysia PM reasserts command with National Day parade
Daily News / Posted yesterday
MALAYSIA: Malaysia’s government reclaimed the streets of the capital Monday after massive weekend protests demanding the premier’s ouster, staging its own show of force with National Day celebrations attended by thousands. With Prime Minister Najib... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Fairfax and ABC accused of plot to take down AbbottIMMIGRATON Minister Peter Dutton has accused Fairfax and the ABC of trying to t
Fairfax and ABC accused of plot to take down Abbott
The Morning Bulletin / Posted yesterday
IMMIGRATON Minister Peter Dutton has accused Fairfax and the ABC of trying to topple Prime Minister Tony Abbott and his Coalition Government. Mr Dutton said there was a "huge move by Fairfax at the moment to try and bring the Government down". "I... Read more
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News Mail
Fairfax and ABC accused of plot to take down AbbottIMMIGRATON Minister Peter Dutton has accused Fairfax and the ABC of trying to t
Fairfax and ABC accused of plot to take down Abbott
News Mail / Posted yesterday
IMMIGRATON Minister Peter Dutton has accused Fairfax and the ABC of trying to topple Prime Minister Tony Abbott and his Coalition Government. Mr Dutton said there was a "huge move by Fairfax at the moment to try and bring the Government down". "I... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fairfax, ABC trying to bring down Government, Dutton saysFairfax, ABC trying to topple Abbott Government, Peter Dutton says Immigration
Fairfax, ABC trying to bring down Government, Dutton says
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Fairfax, ABC trying to topple Abbott Government, Peter Dutton says Immigration Minister Peter Dutton has accused Fairfax and the ABC of trying to topple Prime Minister Tony Abbott and his Coalition Government. Mr Dutton said there was a "huge move... Read more
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Daily News
Opposition Leader: a question inevitableThe Tamil National Alliance has laid claim to the post of Opposition leader in
Opposition Leader: a question inevitable
Daily News / Posted yesterday
The Tamil National Alliance has laid claim to the post of Opposition leader in Sri Lanka’s Parliament. “As the UPFA has decided to form a national government with the UNP, it is not anymore an opposition party and as such the TNA is now the largest... Read more
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The Standard
Show of strength by under-fire leaderTuesday, September 1, 2015  Newsfeeds Contact UsAbout UsPrint Adver
Show of strength by under-fire leader
The Standard / Posted yesterday
Tuesday, September 1, 2015  Newsfeeds Contact UsAbout UsPrint AdvertisingOnline AdvertisingArchive Site Search Tuesday, September 01, 2015ADVERTISEMENTMalaysia's government reclaimed the streets of the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Mahathir evokes spirit of PH’s ‘People Power’ to oust Razak Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia’s government reclaimed the streets of the capital Mon
Mahathir evokes spirit of PH’s ‘People Power’ to oust Razak
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia’s government reclaimed the streets of the capital Monday after massive weekend protests demanding the premier’s ouster, staging its own show of force with National... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Amateur, Half-Baked Political Strategies Are the Most DangerousSIASA correspondent CT Muga's essay last weekend headlined "The road to 2017: W
Why Amateur, Half-Baked Political Strategies Are the Most Dangerous
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
SIASA correspondent CT Muga's essay last weekend headlined "The road to 2017: Why Raila must proclaim the 'Third Liberation' espouses the most dangerous political ideas in Kenya in the 21st century. The observation that because Kenya's first four... Read more
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Mashable
Demonstrators at Bersih rally call for Malaysia PM's resignationWhat's This?A Malaysian protestor carries a poster depicting a caricature of Ma
Demonstrators at Bersih rally call for Malaysia PM's resignation
Mashable / Posted yesterday
What's This?A Malaysian protestor carries a poster depicting a caricature of Malaysian Prime Minister, Najib Razak, at the Bersih 4.0 rally. Malaysia's Bersih ("clean" in Malay) movement held a massive rally the past weekend. The movement is driven... Read more
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Aljazeera
Turkey with Erdogan is heading to havocRight after Turkey's June 7 parliamentary elections, I forecast the following:
Turkey with Erdogan is heading to havoc
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
Right after Turkey's June 7 parliamentary elections, I forecast the following: "Change will not come easily to Turkey. The ruling AKP doesn't have enough seats to form a government on its own as it runs the risk of losing a potential vote of... Read more
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Aljazeera
Turkey with Erdogan is avoiding chaosAfter Turkey's ruling Justice and Development Party (AK party) proved unable to
Turkey with Erdogan is avoiding chaos
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
After Turkey's ruling Justice and Development Party (AK party) proved unable to form a coalition government with other parties in parliament, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan used his constitutional authority to call for an early election. In... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
NSW Young Nationals support same-sex marriage and condemn party leadersYoung leaders of the Nationals have ramped up pressure on opponents of same-sex
NSW Young Nationals support same-sex marriage and condemn party leaders
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
Young leaders of the Nationals have ramped up pressure on opponents of same-sex marriage, voting to support reform and condemning the actions of their party elders. Young leaders of the Nationals have ramped up pressure on opponents of same-sex... Read more
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The Local
Green leader wouldn’t replace PM in crisisAccording to information provided to the Dagens Nyheter newspaper, the leadersh
Green leader wouldn’t replace PM in crisis
The Local / Posted yesterday
According to information provided to the Dagens Nyheter newspaper, the leadership of Löfven’s Social Democrat party did not want to give Romson that responsibility in the event of a crisis. Romson’s title of deputy prime minister is only titular,... Read more
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Daily Liberal
NSW Young Nationals support same-sex marriage and condemn party leadersYoung leaders of the Nationals have ramped up pressure on opponents of same-sex
NSW Young Nationals support same-sex marriage and condemn party leaders
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
Young leaders of the Nationals have ramped up pressure on opponents of same-sex marriage, voting to support reform and condemning the actions of their party elders. Young leaders of the Nationals have ramped up pressure on opponents of same-sex... Read more
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Daily Liberal
NSW Young Nationals support same-sex marriage and condemn party leadersYoung leaders of the Nationals have ramped up pressure on opponents of same-sex
NSW Young Nationals support same-sex marriage and condemn party leaders
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
Young leaders of the Nationals have ramped up pressure on opponents of same-sex marriage, voting to support reform and condemning the actions of their party elders. Young leaders of the Nationals have ramped up pressure on opponents of same-sex... Read more
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