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Belfast Telegraph
Eiffel Tower closed as workers join strike against labour reformslabour measure that would make France's 35-hour working week longer and lay-off
Eiffel Tower closed as workers join strike against labour reforms
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 minutes ago
labour measure that would make France's 35-hour working week longer and lay-offs easier. The measure must still be reviewed by the lower house. The Bill has led to several protests across France in recent months, often invo... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Eiffel Tower shut for day, victim of French labour standoffmeasure that would make France's 35-hour workweek longer and layoffs easier. Th
Eiffel Tower shut for day, victim of French labour standoff
Brandon Sun / Posted 9 minutes ago
measure that would make France's 35-hour workweek longer and layoffs easier. The measure must still be reviewed by the lower house. The bill has led to about a dozen protests in recent months, often tinged by violence. Five days ago, police... Read more
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Salon.com
Eiffel Tower shut for day, victim of French labor standoffmeasure that would make France’s 35-hour workweek longer and layoffs easier. Th
Eiffel Tower shut for day, victim of French labor standoff
Salon.com / Posted 36 minutes ago
measure that would make France’s 35-hour workweek longer and layoffs easier. The measure must still be reviewed by the lower house. The bill has led to about a dozen protests in recent months, often tinged by violence. Five days ago, police... Read more
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Island Packet
Eiffel Tower shut for day, victim of French labor standoffmeasure that would make France's 35-hour workweek longer and layoffs easier. Th
Eiffel Tower shut for day, victim of French labor standoff
Island Packet / Posted 41 minutes ago
measure that would make France's 35-hour workweek longer and layoffs easier. The measure must still be reviewed by the lower house. The bill has led to about a dozen protests in recent months, often tinged by violence. Five days ago, police... Read more
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Daily Herald
Eiffel Tower shut for day, victim of French labor standoffmeasure that would make France's 35-hour workweek longer and layoffs easier. Th
Eiffel Tower shut for day, victim of French labor standoff
Daily Herald / Posted 44 minutes ago
measure that would make France's 35-hour workweek longer and layoffs easier. The measure must still be reviewed by the lower house. The bill has led to about a dozen protests in recent months, often tinged by violence. Five days ago, police... Read more
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ABC News
Eiffel Tower Shut for Day, Victim of French Labor Standoffmeasure that would make France's 35-hour workweek longer and layoffs easier. Th
Eiffel Tower Shut for Day, Victim of French Labor Standoff
ABC News / Posted 46 minutes ago
measure that would make France's 35-hour workweek longer and layoffs easier. The measure must still be reviewed by the lower house. The bill has led to about a dozen protests in recent months, often tinged by violence. Five days ago, police... Read more
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Swissinfo
Merkel tells Britain no 'cherry-picking' in Brexit talkswithout accepting principles like free movement when it negotiates its exit fro
Merkel tells Britain no 'cherry-picking' in Brexit talks
Swissinfo / Posted 57 minutes ago
without accepting principles like free movement when it negotiates its exit from the bloc. Addressing Germany's Bundestag lower house of parliament before heading to Brussels for talks on Britain's shock decision to leave the EU, Merkel said... Read more
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Herald Sun
Why Xenophon is the election kingmakerLiberals increasingly nervous. They have turned on the South Australian indepe
Why Xenophon is the election kingmaker
Herald Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
Liberals increasingly nervous. They have turned on the South Australian independent, who has the potential to pick up a lower house seat and at least four more seats in the Senate, giving him the balance of power. Malcolm Turnbull has been... Read more
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News.com.au
The X factor: How Nick Xenophon could become the kingmakerLiberals increasingly nervous. They have turned on the South Australian indepe
The X factor: How Nick Xenophon could become the kingmaker
News.com.au / Posted 3 hours ago
Liberals increasingly nervous. They have turned on the South Australian independent, who has the potential to pick up a lower house seat and at least four more seats in the Senate, giving him the balance of power. Malcolm Turnbull has been... Read more
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Perth Now
Why Xenophon is the election kingmakerLiberals increasingly nervous. They have turned on the South Australian indepe
Why Xenophon is the election kingmaker
Perth Now / Posted 3 hours ago
Liberals increasingly nervous. They have turned on the South Australian independent, who has the potential to pick up a lower house seat and at least four more seats in the Senate, giving him the balance of power. Malcolm Turnbull has been... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Why Xenophon is the election kingmakerLiberals increasingly nervous. They have turned on the South Australian indepe
Why Xenophon is the election kingmaker
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
Liberals increasingly nervous. They have turned on the South Australian independent, who has the potential to pick up a lower house seat and at least four more seats in the Senate, giving him the balance of power. Malcolm Turnbull has been... Read more
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4h
Rappler
Belmonte: 'Zero' chances for Duterte impeachmentthat at least 50 LP lawmakers have switched to PDP-Laban. The number is equival
Belmonte: 'Zero' chances for Duterte impeachment
Rappler / Posted 4 hours ago
that at least 50 LP lawmakers have switched to PDP-Laban. The number is equivalent to half of the LP membership in the Lower House. (READ: Aquino: I understand LP lawmakers jumping ship to PDP-Laban) Duterte is also yet to meet with LP member... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Muir vows to stay in politicsSenate this election, I'll wait til the next election,' Senator Muir told AAP o
Muir vows to stay in politics
Sky News Australia / Posted 8 hours ago
Senate this election, I'll wait til the next election,' Senator Muir told AAP on Monday. 'Whether it be the Senate, the lower house, the state, even local council. 'One way or another I'll find my way back into politics.' Senator Muir said he... Read more
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News.com.au
Political attack ads don't workexplain the popularity of independent senator Nick Xenophon, who's team could p
Political attack ads don't work
News.com.au / Posted 12 hours ago
explain the popularity of independent senator Nick Xenophon, who's team could pick up three Senate seats and possibly a lower house seat on Saturday. "He seems different, he seems positive because he's not using these campaign methods." The... Read more
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Perth Now
Political attack ads don't workexplain the popularity of independent senator Nick Xenophon, who's team could p
Political attack ads don't work
Perth Now / Posted 12 hours ago
explain the popularity of independent senator Nick Xenophon, who's team could pick up three Senate seats and possibly a lower house seat on Saturday. "He seems different, he seems positive because he's not using these campaign methods." The... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Political attack ads don't workexplain the popularity of independent senator Nick Xenophon, who's team could p
Political attack ads don't work
Adelaide Now / Posted 12 hours ago
explain the popularity of independent senator Nick Xenophon, who's team could pick up three Senate seats and possibly a lower house seat on Saturday. "He seems different, he seems positive because he's not using these campaign methods." The... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Political attack ads don't workexplain the popularity of independent senator Nick Xenophon, who's team could p
Political attack ads don't work
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
explain the popularity of independent senator Nick Xenophon, who's team could pick up three Senate seats and possibly a lower house seat on Saturday. "He seems different, he seems positive because he's not using these campaign methods." The... Read more
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Daily Examiner
PM’s woes may be worsethat some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase th
PM’s woes may be worse
Daily Examiner / Posted 15 hours ago
that some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase their power, all the polling is done on the lower house seats, so it's hard to translate that into the Senate," he said. Dr McDonnell said the trend towards voting... Read more
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15h
Daily Examiner
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw comingthat some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase th
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw coming
Daily Examiner / Posted 15 hours ago
that some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase their power, all the polling is done on the lower house seats, so it's hard to translate that into the Senate," he said. But the trend towards people voting against the... Read more
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15h
Northern Star
PM’s woes may be worsethat some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase th
PM’s woes may be worse
Northern Star / Posted 15 hours ago
that some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase their power, all the polling is done on the lower house seats, so it's hard to translate that into the Senate," he said. Dr McDonnell said the trend towards voting... Read more
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15h
Northern Star
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw comingthat some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase th
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw coming
Northern Star / Posted 15 hours ago
that some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase their power, all the polling is done on the lower house seats, so it's hard to translate that into the Senate," he said. But the trend towards people voting against the... Read more
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15h
The Daily Mercury
PM’s woes may be worsethat some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase th
PM’s woes may be worse
The Daily Mercury / Posted 15 hours ago
that some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase their power, all the polling is done on the lower house seats, so it's hard to translate that into the Senate," he said. Dr McDonnell said the trend towards voting... Read more
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15h
The Daily Mercury
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw comingthat some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase th
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw coming
The Daily Mercury / Posted 15 hours ago
that some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase their power, all the polling is done on the lower house seats, so it's hard to translate that into the Senate," he said. But the trend towards people voting against the... Read more
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16h
Toowoomba Chronicle
PM’s woes may be worsethat some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase th
PM’s woes may be worse
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
that some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase their power, all the polling is done on the lower house seats, so it's hard to translate that into the Senate," he said. Dr McDonnell said the trend towards voting... Read more
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16h
Toowoomba Chronicle
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw comingthat some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase th
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw coming
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
that some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase their power, all the polling is done on the lower house seats, so it's hard to translate that into the Senate," he said. But the trend towards people voting against the... Read more
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16h
Queensland Times
PM’s woes may be worsethat some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase th
PM’s woes may be worse
Queensland Times / Posted 16 hours ago
that some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase their power, all the polling is done on the lower house seats, so it's hard to translate that into the Senate," he said. Dr McDonnell said the trend towards voting... Read more
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16h
Queensland Times
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw comingthat some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase th
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw coming
Queensland Times / Posted 16 hours ago
that some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase their power, all the polling is done on the lower house seats, so it's hard to translate that into the Senate," he said. But the trend towards people voting against the... Read more
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16h
The Morning Bulletin
PM’s woes may be worsethat some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase th
PM’s woes may be worse
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 16 hours ago
that some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase their power, all the polling is done on the lower house seats, so it's hard to translate that into the Senate," he said. Dr McDonnell said the trend towards voting... Read more
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16h
The Morning Bulletin
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw comingthat some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase th
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw coming
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 16 hours ago
that some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase their power, all the polling is done on the lower house seats, so it's hard to translate that into the Senate," he said. But the trend towards people voting against the... Read more
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16h
News Mail
PM’s woes may be worsethat some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase th
PM’s woes may be worse
News Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
that some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase their power, all the polling is done on the lower house seats, so it's hard to translate that into the Senate," he said. Dr McDonnell said the trend towards voting... Read more
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News Mail
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw comingthat some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase th
FEDERAL ELECTION 2016: The twist no one saw coming
News Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
that some, like Xenophon and the Greens, will be returned and maybe increase their power, all the polling is done on the lower house seats, so it's hard to translate that into the Senate," he said. But the trend towards people voting against the... Read more
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16h
AllAfrica.com
Bedoui - Government's Only Goal Is to Guarantee Fair Electoral Operationoperation that meets democratic standards, said Bedoui in response to questions
Bedoui - Government's Only Goal Is to Guarantee Fair Electoral Operation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
operation that meets democratic standards, said Bedoui in response to questions of MPs of the People's National Assembly (Lower House of Parliament) following the presentation and debate on the two bills, stressing that the Government "has no... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Three Terrorists Involved in Killing of French Gourdel, Eliminated Recently in Medeanational (Herve Gourdel)," Louh told the press on the sidelines of the plenary
Three Terrorists Involved in Killing of French Gourdel, Eliminated Recently in Medea
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
national (Herve Gourdel)," Louh told the press on the sidelines of the plenary session of the People's National Assembly (Lower House of Parliament). The three terrorists have been identified as being Serradj Mohamed, Herdafi Mahieddine and Rabie... Read more
18h
Reuters UK Edition
Armenia expects wider recognition of 'genocide'made in the global community. Nathan Frandino reports. Armenian President Serz
Armenia expects wider recognition of 'genocide'
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 18 hours ago
made in the global community. Nathan Frandino reports. Armenian President Serzh Sarksyan says Pope Francis and the German lower house are giving momentum to his country's fight to have the 1915 massacre of Armenians by Turkey recognized... Read more
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DW
Turkey allows German defense minister visit after air base row |the visit came as relations between Berlin and Ankara hit a low following a nea
Turkey allows German defense minister visit after air base row |
DW / Posted 19 hours ago
the visit came as relations between Berlin and Ankara hit a low following a near unanimous vote in the Bundestag, Germany's lower house of parliament, to label the 1915 mass killings of Armenians as genocide. Turkey rejects the use of the term... Read more
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23h
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Spain's Socialists refuse to back conservatives after electionbefore going back down again as traders celebrated the conservative election wi
Spain's Socialists refuse to back conservatives after election
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 23 hours ago
before going back down again as traders celebrated the conservative election win. The PP won 137 seats in the 350-strong lower house of parliament, beating expectations and its previous score in December polls, but still leaving it far short of a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Armenia expects wider recognition of 'genocide' after German vote, pope's remarksas a "genocide" after remarks by Pope Francis and the stance taken by Germany's
Armenia expects wider recognition of 'genocide' after German vote, pope's remarks
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 hours ago
as a "genocide" after remarks by Pope Francis and the stance taken by Germany's parliament, its president said. Germany's lower house adopted a resolution this month declaring the killings of Christian Armenians by Ottoman forces in World War One... Read more
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The Star
Armenia expects wider recognition of 'genocide' after German vote, pope's remarksas a "genocide" after remarks by Pope Francis and the stance taken by Germany's
Armenia expects wider recognition of 'genocide' after German vote, pope's remarks
The Star / Posted 23 hours ago
as a "genocide" after remarks by Pope Francis and the stance taken by Germany's parliament, its president said. Germany's lower house adopted a resolution this month declaring the killings of Christian Armenians by Ottoman forces in World War One... Read more
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dna
Factbox: Spain has no easy options in search for a new governmentthe parties can agree on a nominee. If the candidate fails to secure an absolut
Factbox: Spain has no easy options in search for a new government
dna / Posted yesterday
the parties can agree on a nominee. If the candidate fails to secure an absolute majority on the floor of the 350-seat lower house -- at least 176 votes -- then a second vote is held 48 hours later. At the second vote, the candidate only needs... Read more
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Philly.com
In N.J. Legislature, a backlash to Israel boycott campaignthe Assembly, as expected, passes the bill on Monday, and the Senate concurs wi
In N.J. Legislature, a backlash to Israel boycott campaign
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
the Assembly, as expected, passes the bill on Monday, and the Senate concurs with a couple of amendments made by the lower house, it would head to Gov. Christie. In Harrisburg, legislation introduced this year would require Pennsylvania to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Brexit, Trump... Xenophon? Australia's modest populist backlashnext election is going to have to have a restless electorate, reflected in a re
Brexit, Trump... Xenophon? Australia's modest populist backlash
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
next election is going to have to have a restless electorate, reflected in a restless Senate and possibly even a restless lower house ... Independents will take the voice of populism into the Parliament." Nick Economou, a political scientist at... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Brexit, Trump... Xenophon? Australia's modest populist backlashnext election is going to have to have a restless electorate, reflected in a re
Brexit, Trump... Xenophon? Australia's modest populist backlash
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
next election is going to have to have a restless electorate, reflected in a restless Senate and possibly even a restless lower house ... Independents will take the voice of populism into the Parliament." Nick Economou, a political scientist at... Read more
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The Young Witness
Brexit, Trump... Xenophon? Australia's modest populist backlashnext election is going to have to have a restless electorate, reflected in a re
Brexit, Trump... Xenophon? Australia's modest populist backlash
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
next election is going to have to have a restless electorate, reflected in a restless Senate and possibly even a restless lower house ... Independents will take the voice of populism into the Parliament." Nick Economou, a political scientist at... Read more
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Western Advocate
Brexit, Trump... Xenophon? Australia's modest populist backlashnext election is going to have to have a restless electorate, reflected in a re
Brexit, Trump... Xenophon? Australia's modest populist backlash
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
next election is going to have to have a restless electorate, reflected in a restless Senate and possibly even a restless lower house ... Independents will take the voice of populism into the Parliament." Nick Economou, a political scientist at... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Brexit, Trump... Xenophon? Australia's modest populist backlashnext election is going to have to have a restless electorate, reflected in a re
Brexit, Trump... Xenophon? Australia's modest populist backlash
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
next election is going to have to have a restless electorate, reflected in a restless Senate and possibly even a restless lower house ... Independents will take the voice of populism into the Parliament." Nick Economou, a political scientist at... Read more
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Manning River Times
Brexit, Trump... Xenophon? Australia's modest populist backlashnext election is going to have to have a restless electorate, reflected in a re
Brexit, Trump... Xenophon? Australia's modest populist backlash
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
next election is going to have to have a restless electorate, reflected in a restless Senate and possibly even a restless lower house ... Independents will take the voice of populism into the Parliament." Nick Economou, a political scientist at... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Brexit, Trump... Xenophon? Australia's modest populist backlashnext election is going to have to have a restless electorate, reflected in a re
Brexit, Trump... Xenophon? Australia's modest populist backlash
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted yesterday
next election is going to have to have a restless electorate, reflected in a restless Senate and possibly even a restless lower house ... Independents will take the voice of populism into the Parliament." Nick Economou, a political scientist at... Read more
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The China Post
Spain's Rajoy claims right to form government after poll winleave the European Union. The party, which portrayed itself as the guardian of
Spain's Rajoy claims right to form government after poll win
The China Post / Posted yesterday
leave the European Union. The party, which portrayed itself as the guardian of stability, won 137 seats in the 350-strong lower house of parliament -- 14 more than in December and more than what pre-election polls predicted. All other parties lost... Read more
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Herald Sun
Independent vote holds up: studynon-Greens minor party preferences would go to the coalition. Asked whether th
Independent vote holds up: study
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
non-Greens minor party preferences would go to the coalition. Asked whether they would support the same party in both the lower house and Senate elections, 72 per cent said yes, while 17 per cent said no. AIP executive director Graham Young said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Set to Criminalize Adultery, Late Rentcontradictory provisions inherited from French and English colonial rule. The l
Govt Set to Criminalize Adultery, Late Rent
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
contradictory provisions inherited from French and English colonial rule. The laws haven't been revised in 51 years. The lower house of parliament passed the new code Wednesday night after eight hours of heated debate. Not all support... Read more
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