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iol.co.za
Have electoral killings become the new normal?Top of my mind here is not only the question of sounds and accents, but idiom a
Have electoral killings become the new normal?
iol.co.za / Posted 21 hours ago
Top of my mind here is not only the question of sounds and accents, but idiom and expression too. Several local English expressions and phrases come to mind. The most famous is “just now” and “now-now”, an expression that is elegantly captured in... Read more
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Roll Call
Congress Gets to Dust Off Its War Voting PowersFor the first time this decade, Congress is set to have a full-fledged war deba
Congress Gets to Dust Off Its War Voting Powers
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
For the first time this decade, Congress is set to have a full-fledged war debate. The White House wants pure kabuki with no practical effect; lawmakers, most of whom have never voted to send men and women into harm’s way, will have to choose whether... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Premier Chupu Mathabatha - Ordinary Sitting of Provincial House of Traditional Leadersto question by the Premier of Limpopo, Mr. Chupu Mathabatha on the occasion of
Premier Chupu Mathabatha - Ordinary Sitting of Provincial House of Traditional Leaders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
to question by the Premier of Limpopo, Mr. Chupu Mathabatha on the occasion of the Ordinary Sitting of the Provincial House of Traditional Leaders, Phalaborwa Chairpersons and members of the Local Houses of Traditional Leaders;| MEC for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Leader Tsvangirai Sued Over VP AppointmentsMDC-T leader Mr Morgan Tsvangirai was yesterday sued at the High Court by party
Opposition Leader Tsvangirai Sued Over VP Appointments
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
MDC-T leader Mr Morgan Tsvangirai was yesterday sued at the High Court by party members for violating the party's constitution when he appointed Advocate Nelson Chamisa and Engineer Elias Mudzuri to the vice presidency. The appointments were made... Read more
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ajc.com
Everything to know about next week's DNC 2016convention. The Republican Party nominated George W. Bush there in 2000. You co
Everything to know about next week's DNC 2016
ajc.com / Posted 3 days ago
convention. The Republican Party nominated George W. Bush there in 2000. You could argue it’s actually the third: The Constitutional Convention of 1787 was held in Philadelphia. The result? The United States Constitution. Super duper: Fifteen... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Will you vote for Trump after his offensive statements about middle-eastern people?Donald Trump, the nominee of the Republican Party for President of the United S
Will you vote for Trump after his offensive statements about middle-eastern people?
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
Donald Trump, the nominee of the Republican Party for President of the United States in the 2016 elections, is a controversial figure. He has said many things that you would consider as impossible to hear from a candidate if you were asked. But Trump... Read more
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The Hindu
Monsoon Session of Parliament, Day 4are we envisaging by alienating 40% of population, asks Congress leader Ghulam
Monsoon Session of Parliament, Day 4
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
are we envisaging by alienating 40% of population, asks Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad. A day after frequent disruptions and slogan shoutings, both Houses of Parliament began the session on Thursday. The Lok Sabha continued its discussion on the... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The Brief: Cruz Not Endorsing Trump is Booed in Cleveland - The Brief: Cruz Not Endorsing Trump is Booed in Cleveland by Madeline Conway and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune July 21 2016 The Big Conversation U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz failed to endorse Don...to endorseDonald Trump for president in a controversial primetime speech at the
The Brief: Cruz Not Endorsing Trump is Booed in Cleveland - The Brief: Cruz Not Endorsing Trump is Booed in Cleveland by Madeline Conway and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune July 21 2016 The Big Conversation U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz failed to endorse Don...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
to endorseDonald Trump for president in a controversial primetime speech at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland on Wednesday night — angering delegates enough that some booed him before he left the stage. As the Tribune’s Patrick... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ag Raises Doubts Over 2017 Election Date As IEBC Row PersistsNairobi — Attorney General Githu Muigai has cautioned the joint parliamentary c
Ag Raises Doubts Over 2017 Election Date As IEBC Row Persists
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Nairobi — Attorney General Githu Muigai has cautioned the joint parliamentary committee probing allegations against the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) that Parliament will have to set a fresh election date in order to allow... Read more
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The Hill
No Trump endorsement from Cruz; 'vote your conscience’“To those listening, please, don’t stay home in November,” he said, pausing for
No Trump endorsement from Cruz; 'vote your conscience’
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
“To those listening, please, don’t stay home in November,” he said, pausing for cheers from the crowd. “Stand, and speak, and vote your conscience, vote for candidates up and down the ticket who you trust to defend our freedom and to be faithful to... Read more
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asianage
Congress targets BJP in House over dalit attacksin Gujarat recently led to an uproar in Parliament on Wednesday with the main O
Congress targets BJP in House over dalit attacks
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
in Gujarat recently led to an uproar in Parliament on Wednesday with the main Opposition Congress accusing the BJP and RSS of working towards a “dalit-mukt Bharat (dalit-free Bharat)”. It sought the constitution of a joint parliamentary... Read more
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The Hindu
Una issue rocks Parliament, Opposition stages walkoutRajnath Singh defended the Anandiben Patel government saying it acted "swiftly.
Una issue rocks Parliament, Opposition stages walkout
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
Rajnath Singh defended the Anandiben Patel government saying it acted "swiftly." The issue of attacks on some Dalit men in Una, Gujarat, for allegedly skinning a dead cow rocked Parliament on Wednesday, with the Rajya Sabha being adjourned five... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
House Committee Wants Anti-IEBC Petition DismissedNairobi — The Justice and Legal Affairs Committee of the National Assembly on T
House Committee Wants Anti-IEBC Petition Dismissed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Nairobi — The Justice and Legal Affairs Committee of the National Assembly on Tuesday recommended that the House rejects a petition by Bungoma resident Barasa Nyukuri seeking dismissal of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission Chairman... Read more
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First Coast News
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each dayCLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world d
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
First Coast News / Posted 4 days ago
CLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world descends on the city for the Republican National Convention. Running through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each... Read more
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The Hindu
Why BJP wants Congress to support GST Bill?Parties and States, big and small, have been pledging support to the GST Bill.
Why BJP wants Congress to support GST Bill?
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
Parties and States, big and small, have been pledging support to the GST Bill. So why is the BJP still trying to convince Congress to vote in favour of it? Here is why: The Centre is keen on passing the Goods and Services Bill in the current session... Read more
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The Jewish Press
After Filibuster Knesset Passes ‘Dismissal Law’ Empowering It to Oust Sitting MKso-called “Impeachment Law,” which passed by a 62 to 45 vote, the Knesset can o
After Filibuster Knesset Passes ‘Dismissal Law’ Empowering It to Oust Sitting MK
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 days ago
so-called “Impeachment Law,” which passed by a 62 to 45 vote, the Knesset can oust a legislator for incitement to racism and support of armed struggle against the state—which many in Israel’s media have said makes the law all but tailor-made for... Read more
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Daily Press
Virginia campaign money flows after session and far ahead of statewide electionsRICHMOND – Money has no off-season in Virginia politics. Statewide candidates
Virginia campaign money flows after session and far ahead of statewide elections
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
RICHMOND – Money has no off-season in Virginia politics. Statewide candidates raised more than $3.5 million for the first half of 2016, according to compilations by the Virginia Public Access Project, which tracks political fundraising. Legislators... Read more
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dna
BCCI shake-up: Judiciary has done what executive and legislature did notCricketers, nay all sportspersons and lovers of sports have heaved a sigh of re
BCCI shake-up: Judiciary has done what executive and legislature did not
dna / Posted 5 days ago
Cricketers, nay all sportspersons and lovers of sports have heaved a sigh of relief at the path-breaking judgement of the Supreme Court bench of Justice TS Thakur and Justice FMI Kalifullah. In a landmark judgement, the Supreme Court has accepted a... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Lodha Committee secretary warns BCCI and states against violationThe Lodha Committee had recommended a complete overhaul of Indian cricket in Ja
Lodha Committee secretary warns BCCI and states against violation
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 5 days ago
The Lodha Committee had recommended a complete overhaul of Indian cricket in January Entrusted with overseeing the transition at the BCCI, the Lodha Committee aims to ensure that all the recommendations approved by the Supreme Court are carried out... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each dayCLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world d
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 5 days ago
CLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world descends on the city for the Republican National Convention. Running through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each... Read more
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Philly.com
Philly arts orgs go political for DNCthe day doing intense politicking at the Wells Fargo Center. But I'm willing to
Philly arts orgs go political for DNC
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
the day doing intense politicking at the Wells Fargo Center. But I'm willing to bet a few visiting dignitaries, delegates, and volunteers also will strike out to explore the city. My fellow Philadelphians are betting on it, too: Just about every... Read more
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Minda News
Dureza: work on Bangamoro law will be simultaneous with shift to federalismDAVAO CITY (MindaNews/19 July) – The roadmap to peace under the Duterte adminis
Dureza: work on Bangamoro law will be simultaneous with shift to federalism
Minda News / Posted 5 days ago
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/19 July) – The roadmap to peace under the Duterte administration will neither be “federalism first and Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) if it is rejected,” nor “basic law first and federalism later” — but “simultaneous,” Presidential... Read more
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Philly.com
Philly arts orgs go political for DNC Conventionthe day doing intense politicking at the Wells Fargo Center. But I'm willing to
Philly arts orgs go political for DNC Convention
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
the day doing intense politicking at the Wells Fargo Center. But I'm willing to bet a few visiting dignitaries, delegates, and volunteers also will strike out to explore the city. My fellow Philadelphians are betting on it, too: Just about every... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
ANC refuses to comment on axing of SABC journalistsLizeka Tandwa, News24 Johannesburg - The ANC has refused to comment on Tuesday
ANC refuses to comment on axing of SABC journalists
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
Lizeka Tandwa, News24 Johannesburg - The ANC has refused to comment on Tuesday on the axing of eight SABC journalists. When asked to comment on the shocking revelation that the SABC had fired its employees for "disrespecting" and "undermining" its... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
David Bossie, conservative activist behind Citizens United case, takes more active role in Md. politicstime, he wanted to support Ronald Reagan, but wasn't sure which political party
David Bossie, conservative activist behind Citizens United case, takes more active role in Md. politics
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
time, he wanted to support Ronald Reagan, but wasn't sure which political party the iconic politician represented. An elections clerk tossed the teenager a newspaper and told him to "figure it out." Bossie figured it out. Now head of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Congress asks govt to come up with ‘concrete solutions’ over GST billWith opposition to the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill waning and Prime Minis
Congress asks govt to come up with ‘concrete solutions’ over GST bill
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
With opposition to the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill waning and Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying minutes before the monsoon session on Monday that every party “is in the mood to take the best decisions”, the Congress said it is willing to let... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
WATCH LIVE: 2016 Republican National ConventionCLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world d
WATCH LIVE: 2016 Republican National Convention
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 6 days ago
CLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world descends on the city for the Republican National Convention. Running through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each dayCLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world d
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
CLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world descends on the city for the Republican National Convention. Running through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each... Read more
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11 News Houston
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each dayCLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world d
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
11 News Houston / Posted 6 days ago
CLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world descends on the city for the Republican National Convention. Running through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each dayCLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world d
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 6 days ago
CLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world descends on the city for the Republican National Convention. Running through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each dayCLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world d
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
CLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world descends on the city for the Republican National Convention. Running through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each dayCLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world d
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 6 days ago
CLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world descends on the city for the Republican National Convention. Running through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each dayCLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world d
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 6 days ago
CLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world descends on the city for the Republican National Convention. Running through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each dayCLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world d
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 days ago
CLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world descends on the city for the Republican National Convention. Running through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each dayCLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world d
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 6 days ago
CLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world descends on the city for the Republican National Convention. Running through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Don't Do Politicsdirector to join him in prospecting a big government business for their bank. T
I Don't Do Politics
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
director to join him in prospecting a big government business for their bank. The director retorted: "I don't do politics and would not visit the politically exposed person". The younger banker was very disappointed wondering if his boss... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each dayCLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world d
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 6 days ago
CLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world descends on our city for the Republican National Convention. Running through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each... Read more
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Breitbart
Republican National Convention Schedule RevealedSIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER CLEVELAND, Ohio – The Republican National Conventio
Republican National Convention Schedule Revealed
Breitbart / Posted 7 days ago
SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER CLEVELAND, Ohio – The Republican National Convention has released its highly anticipated program. Each day has a different theme, for instance, Monday is Make America Safe Again. The long awaited schedule, which is... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Program announced for 2016 Republican National Convention in ClevelandThe program for the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio has
Program announced for 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 7 days ago
The program for the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio has been announced. The RNC takes place Monday, July 18th through Thursday, July 21st. The updated program was announced Sunday, July 17th by Jeff Larson, CEO of the “Make... Read more
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Business Standard India
Ready to support GST, says Congresswill take credit; it's important for national interest There is a perceptible
Ready to support GST, says Congress
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
will take credit; it's important for national interest There is a perceptible change in the Congress position on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill with senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad saying the party is ready to support any bill that... Read more
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Roll Call
Supreme Court Sides With States On Redistrictingpopulation to redraw their state districts based on the “one-person, one-vote”
Supreme Court Sides With States On Redistricting
Roll Call / Posted 7 days ago
population to redraw their state districts based on the “one-person, one-vote” principle. The justices ruled, however, and did not finally resolve whether states could choose to use a different metric to draw districts in the future. A shift... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MPs Team Pledges to Ensure 2017 Poll CredibilityNairobi — The Joint Parliamentary Select Committee determining the fate of the
MPs Team Pledges to Ensure 2017 Poll Credibility
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Nairobi — The Joint Parliamentary Select Committee determining the fate of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) kicked off its sittings on Wednesday with an assurance to Kenyans the bi-cameral process will make sure the 2017... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Strong faith shapes Mike Pence's politicsStar Since his early days in politics, Mike Pence has repeatedly described him
Strong faith shapes Mike Pence's politics
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Star Since his early days in politics, Mike Pence has repeatedly described himself as "a Christian, a conservative and a Republican, in that order." As he reportedly enters the national spotlight as Donald Trump's running mate, Pence will... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Strong faith shapes Mike Pence's politicsStar Since his early days in politics, Mike Pence has repeatedly described him
Strong faith shapes Mike Pence's politics
The Record Searchlight / Posted 10 days ago
Star Since his early days in politics, Mike Pence has repeatedly described himself as "a Christian, a conservative and a Republican, in that order." As he reportedly enters the national spotlight as Donald Trump's running mate, Pence will... Read more
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Inquirier.net
FULL TEXT: Rep. Pantaleon Alvarez at Meet Inquirer MultimediaAlvarez last June 14 sat down with the Inquirer group for an hour-long intervie
FULL TEXT: Rep. Pantaleon Alvarez at Meet Inquirer Multimedia
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
Alvarez last June 14 sat down with the Inquirer group for an hour-long interview on his expected victory as Speaker of the House of Representative. He also talked about the other legislative priorities of President Rodrigo Duterte, including the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Committee Against Torture - Submission On BurundiHuman Rights Watch welcomes the opportunity to contribute to the United Nations
UN Committee Against Torture - Submission On Burundi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Human Rights Watch welcomes the opportunity to contribute to the United Nations Committee against Torture ("the Committee") July 28 special review of Burundi. This memorandum highlights areas of concern Human Rights Watch hopes will inform the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is Zambia Sliding Away From the Beacon of Peace Stand?Zambia, largely flying below the international radar, has become something of a
Is Zambia Sliding Away From the Beacon of Peace Stand?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Zambia, largely flying below the international radar, has become something of a beacon of hope for democracy enthusiasts and Africa optimists alike. The country has avoided the kind of political violence that has plagued its neighbors, including... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Should Ginsberg recuse over Trump remarks?WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign ahead of the Rep
Should Ginsberg recuse over Trump remarks?
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign ahead of the Republican and Democratic national conventions (all times EDT): 3:33 p.m. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's public criticism of Donald Trump is dividing legal... Read more
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The Times Leader
Trump assails Ginsburg statements about himWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Campaign 2016 ahead of the Republican and Democ
Trump assails Ginsburg statements about him
The Times Leader / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Campaign 2016 ahead of the Republican and Democratic presidential nominating conventions (all times EDT): 12:40 a.m. Presumptive Republican Party presidential nominee Donald Trump is assailing Supreme Court Justice... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Senate Threatens to Impeach Buhari As Malami Meets SarakiBy Omololu Ogunmade and Damilola Oyedele Abuja — As the National Assembly resu
Senate Threatens to Impeach Buhari As Malami Meets Saraki
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
By Omololu Ogunmade and Damilola Oyedele Abuja — As the National Assembly resumed from its Ramadan recess, tension enveloped both chambers of the federal legislature, with the Senate threatening to commence impeachment proceedings against President... Read more
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