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walesonline
Assembly Election 2016: The full list of Welsh AMsin the Senedd was bumpy at times. He was kicked out of the cabinet after he req
Assembly Election 2016: The full list of Welsh AMs
walesonline / Posted 2 minutes ago
in the Senedd was bumpy at times. He was kicked out of the cabinet after he requested details on EU farming payments to opposition AMs. His sacking came shortly after he kept his job once it was found he had broken the ministerial code over an... Read more
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Luton Today
Luton Town v Exeter Citymanager in English football at nine years and 315 days, only behind Arsenal sup
Luton Town v Exeter City
Luton Today / Posted 2 minutes ago
manager in English football at nine years and 315 days, only behind Arsenal supremo Arsene Wenger. View from the opposition: Tom McCready speaking to the Exeter Express & Echo: “We wanted to win both of our last two games. Tis (Paul... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
A little pushbackcitizens. Perhaps more to the point, such federal overreach in the future might
A little pushback
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 minutes ago
citizens. Perhaps more to the point, such federal overreach in the future might find serious obstacles — not just political opposition from ditch companies and water districts, but legal opposition from the state itself. Greg Walcher is president... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Voters punish the Labour Party in ScotlandLONDON (AP) - Voters punished the opposition Labour Party in Scotland as the re
Voters punish the Labour Party in Scotland
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 minutes ago
LONDON (AP) - Voters punished the opposition Labour Party in Scotland as the results rolled in Friday for local and regional elections - races that underscored divisions in the public mood across the United Kingdom. The elections demonstrated the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Labour leader says elections results were goodLabour party leader Jeremy Corbyn leaves his home in Islington, north London, F
Labour leader says elections results were good
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 minutes ago
Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn leaves his home in Islington, north London, Friday May 6, 2016. Voters punished the opposition Labour Party in Scotland as the first results rolled for local and regional elections across the United Kingdom. The... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Labour leader says elections results were goodretaining her seat at a Scottish Parliament election count in Glasgow, Scotland
Labour leader says elections results were good
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 minutes ago
retaining her seat at a Scottish Parliament election count in Glasgow, Scotland Friday May 6, 2016. Voters punished the opposition Labour Party in Scotland as the first results rolled for local and regional elections across the United Kingdom.... Read more
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The Hill
10 human rights goals for the president's 'fourth quarter'expects them to improve not only their economic and labor policies, but also en
10 human rights goals for the president's 'fourth quarter'
The Hill / Posted 8 minutes ago
expects them to improve not only their economic and labor policies, but also end persecution of political dissidents, opposition groups and independent media. Some historians say that presidential legacies change over time — or that because... Read more
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Evening Standard
Tories’ delight as they take second place in Scotland to deprive SNPin the Conservatives’ best ever Holyrood result. Ruth Davidson’s Tory group pu
Tories’ delight as they take second place in Scotland to deprive SNP
Evening Standard / Posted 9 minutes ago
in the Conservatives’ best ever Holyrood result. Ruth Davidson’s Tory group pushed past Labour to become the official opposition, while the SNP secured a record third term in power in the Scottish Parliament. Labour’s Scottish leader Kezia... Read more
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Evening Standard
'Clock ticking' for Jeremy Corbyn after Labour losses at pollscrashed into a humiliating third place in the Scottish Parliament, as Scots Tor
'Clock ticking' for Jeremy Corbyn after Labour losses at polls
Evening Standard / Posted 9 minutes ago
crashed into a humiliating third place in the Scottish Parliament, as Scots Tory leader Ruth Davidson becomes the official Opposition leader. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon made history by winning a third term for the SNP but lost her overall... Read more
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Norwich City FC
Alex Neil previews Norwich City's Barclays Premier League meeting with Manchester United at Carrow Roadup with a goal or somebody committing a bit more going forward so we make best
Alex Neil previews Norwich City's Barclays Premier League meeting with Manchester United at Carrow Road
Norwich City FC / Posted 11 minutes ago
up with a goal or somebody committing a bit more going forward so we make best use of the pressure we're applying to the opposition. "I'm just focussed on us. We need to make sure that this game counts for us." Reinforcing the positives from... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Voters punish the Labour Party in ScotlandLONDON (AP) - Voters punished the opposition Labour Party in Scotland as the re
Voters punish the Labour Party in Scotland
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 13 minutes ago
LONDON (AP) - Voters punished the opposition Labour Party in Scotland as the results rolled in Friday for local and regional elections - races that underscored divisions in the public mood across the United Kingdom. The elections demonstrated the... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
15 dogs killed in New Castle house firethe industry to try to address concerns over possible health risks and use by k
15 dogs killed in New Castle house fire
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 13 minutes ago
the industry to try to address concerns over possible health risks and use by kids. Mill Creek bike trail met with some oppositionMill Creek bike trail met with some opposition At an open house Thursday, the public was invited to voice their... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Voters punish the Labour Party in ScotlandLONDON (AP) - Voters punished the opposition Labour Party in Scotland as the re
Voters punish the Labour Party in Scotland
WSMV Nashville / Posted 13 minutes ago
LONDON (AP) - Voters punished the opposition Labour Party in Scotland as the results rolled in Friday for local and regional elections - races that underscored divisions in the public mood across the United Kingdom. The elections demonstrated the... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Stop it. 
You’re nakedNo. Drop the act. You’re naked. TA sent an email to the city council a couple
Stop it. 
You’re naked
Aspen Daily News / Posted 14 minutes ago
No. Drop the act. You’re naked. TA sent an email to the city council a couple of weeks ago. The entire premise of their opposition to the Power Plant is based on potential sound pollution. This is rich because TA is smack dab in the middle of... Read more
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Daily Record
Andy Philip: Nicola is upstaged by Ruth while Kezia sinks like a stonekeeping people interested in what was otherwise a lacklustre campaign. For all
Andy Philip: Nicola is upstaged by Ruth while Kezia sinks like a stone
Daily Record / Posted 14 minutes ago
keeping people interested in what was otherwise a lacklustre campaign. For all the talk, the Tories are not the “official” opposition. There is no such thing at Holyrood. They have 31 seats out of a possible 129. Holyrood remains a... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Be steadfast, Baru Bian urges Christian votersdefile our churches by their cheap attempt at vote-buying. “This unsavoury act
Be steadfast, Baru Bian urges Christian voters
The Borneo Post / Posted 15 minutes ago
defile our churches by their cheap attempt at vote-buying. “This unsavoury act by the BN proves one thing. Voting for the opposition sends a message to the BN that the voters are waking up to their empty promises. “Voting for the opposition wakes... Read more
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Christian Today
Controversial 'Get Them Married' teen retreat cancelled after outcryought to happen before the age of twenty for almost everyone." In a response t
Controversial 'Get Them Married' teen retreat cancelled after outcry
Christian Today / Posted 16 minutes ago
ought to happen before the age of twenty for almost everyone." In a response to the criticism directed at his movement, Ohlman wrote denying that the planned retreat was aimed at arranging marriages and reiterating his opposition to child marria... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
DigestOthers are not ashamed to identify Al-Assad’s responsibility for killing, destr
Digest
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 19 minutes ago
Others are not ashamed to identify Al-Assad’s responsibility for killing, destruction and genocide with that of his opposition, who were not involved in crimes against humanity like what is going in Aleppo at present – killing women,... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
On the two islandstwo guests: one was a pro-government politician who held that the two islands b
On the two islands
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 19 minutes ago
two guests: one was a pro-government politician who held that the two islands belonged to Saudi Arabia; the other was an opposition parliamentary representative who held that the two islands belonged to Egypt. In the end, the programme turned out... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Moral pressure on Rouhaniand emotional security” in society. Despite these assurances, news of the new
Moral pressure on Rouhani
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 19 minutes ago
and emotional security” in society. Despite these assurances, news of the new morality police immediately sparked opposition both from the government and elements of civil society. Not surprisingly, the issue quickly escalated into a new... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Aleppo pays the priceNo sooner had the second round of the Geneva negotiations between the Syrian re
Aleppo pays the price
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 19 minutes ago
No sooner had the second round of the Geneva negotiations between the Syrian regime and the opposition ended in failure than the regime led by Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad and its allies stepped up their military action against the northern city... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Gauging international influenceThe regime led by Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad has stepped up its military
Gauging international influence
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 19 minutes ago
The regime led by Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad has stepped up its military activity in the wake of the opposition’s withdrawal from the Geneva talks. The city of Aleppo, the centre of gravity for the opposition, has seen intensive air strikes... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Tough diplomatic call on Alepporubble saw another deadly exchange of shelling between the forces of Syria’s be
Tough diplomatic call on Aleppo
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 19 minutes ago
rubble saw another deadly exchange of shelling between the forces of Syria’s beleaguered president, Bashar Al-Assad and the opposition. The Tuesday development increased the toll of casualties. It failed, however, to prompt any serious breakthrough... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
No majority in Iranlives better. Once he has done so, he will be able to spend more time on other
No majority in Iran
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 19 minutes ago
lives better. Once he has done so, he will be able to spend more time on other issues, such as the arrest of the country’s opposition leaders. Time is passing fast, and if the new parliament helps him boost the economy he may have more time free... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Gaza: Blocked in or blowing up?several dozen metres beyond the security wall. The announcement sparked angry r
Gaza: Blocked in or blowing up?
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 19 minutes ago
several dozen metres beyond the security wall. The announcement sparked angry reactions from both the government and opposition. “Nor is Hamas interested in escalation,” Abu Tharifa said. “The Gazan reality after the 2014 war is... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Chad and Djibouti: Elections and dictatorshipsIn April, two African rulers in power for more than 15 years managed to extend
Chad and Djibouti: Elections and dictatorships
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 19 minutes ago
In April, two African rulers in power for more than 15 years managed to extend their terms in office. Although popular opposition against them is growing every day, it was not enough to remove them from power. In the former French colony of Chad,... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Security guard at center of controversial Tri-County Mall video firednew mayor, control of many city councils, and national assemblies in Northern I
Security guard at center of controversial Tri-County Mall video fired
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 19 minutes ago
new mayor, control of many city councils, and national assemblies in Northern Ireland and Wales. Voters punished the opposition Labour Party in Scotland as the results rolled in Friday for local and regional elections - races that underscored... Read more
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Squawka
Emre Can showed last night why he's the pivot Liverpool must build aroundagainst the Yellow Submarine. Can’s relentless approach was matched by his tea
Emre Can showed last night why he's the pivot Liverpool must build around
Squawka / Posted 20 minutes ago
against the Yellow Submarine. Can’s relentless approach was matched by his team mates and the result was a stifling of the opposition. Villarreal were constantly under pressure, penned in by a buzzing Liverpool side. The Spanish side’s 75% pass... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Activists: Insurgents seize village south of Aleppocontested city of Aleppo on Friday, signaling the reemergence of a powerful, ul
Activists: Insurgents seize village south of Aleppo
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 21 minutes ago
contested city of Aleppo on Friday, signaling the reemergence of a powerful, ultraconservative insurgent coalition on the opposition's side in the Syria conflict. Renewed fighting erupted around the village of Khan Touman hours after opposition... Read more
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The Hindu
VVIP chopper deal: Parrikar accuses UPA government of doing everything to help AgustaWestlandwhere the ganga was going,” the Defence Minister said, taking a swipe at Congre
VVIP chopper deal: Parrikar accuses UPA government of doing everything to help AgustaWestland
The Hindu / Posted 23 minutes ago
where the ganga was going,” the Defence Minister said, taking a swipe at Congress. Mr. Parrikar, who was criticised by Opposition members for reading from a statement during a debate over the issue in the Rajya Sabha, mostly spoke extempore and... Read more
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International Business Times
Zimbabwe: Mujuru's opposition party claims President Mugabe's Zanu-PF 'stole' elections have highlighted how her 10-year stint as Mugabe's deputy enabled her to cultiv
Zimbabwe: Mujuru's opposition party claims President Mugabe's Zanu-PF 'stole' elections
International Business Times / Posted 24 minutes ago
have highlighted how her 10-year stint as Mugabe's deputy enabled her to cultivate a strong support base within the party. Opposition: 'Zanu-PF rigged elections' Former Ambassador and ZimPF official, Agrippa Mutambara, who also close to Mugabe for... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Voters punish the Labour Party in ScotlandLONDON (AP) - Voters punished the opposition Labour Party in Scotland as the re
Voters punish the Labour Party in Scotland
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 24 minutes ago
LONDON (AP) - Voters punished the opposition Labour Party in Scotland as the results rolled in Friday for local and regional elections - races that underscored divisions in the public mood across the United Kingdom. The elections demonstrated the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Malaysia govt opponents cry foul as state slams doorKUALA LUMPUR: One of Malaysia's top opposition leaders said he was blocked Frid
Malaysia govt opponents cry foul as state slams door
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: One of Malaysia's top opposition leaders said he was blocked Friday from entering the state of Sarawak and accused the ruling coalition of illegally turning away government opponents ahead of a weekend election. Azmin Ali,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Mother of Thai anti-junta activist charged with insulting monarchyThis is a new low even for a junta which has made abuses of human rights a dail
Mother of Thai anti-junta activist charged with insulting monarchy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 minutes ago
This is a new low even for a junta which has made abuses of human rights a daily occurrence." The junta has muted opposition with a ban on political gatherings of more than five people, and stifled freedom of expression by detaining... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Voters punish the Labour Party in ScotlandLONDON (AP) - Voters punished the opposition Labour Party in Scotland as the re
Voters punish the Labour Party in Scotland
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 29 minutes ago
LONDON (AP) - Voters punished the opposition Labour Party in Scotland as the results rolled in Friday for local and regional elections - races that underscored divisions in the public mood across the United Kingdom. The elections demonstrated the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Will hospitals reject California's assisted suicide law?open dialogue with these patients as they make end-of-life decisions," he said.
Will hospitals reject California's assisted suicide law?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 29 minutes ago
open dialogue with these patients as they make end-of-life decisions," he said. Insiders at Huntington say many doctors opposed the hospital's end-of-life amendment. However, such opposition wasn't enough to change the executive committee's thinki... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
One dead after late night Ector County rollovernew mayor, control of many city councils, and national assemblies in Northern I
One dead after late night Ector County rollover
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 31 minutes ago
new mayor, control of many city councils, and national assemblies in Northern Ireland and Wales. Voters punished the opposition Labour Party in Scotland as the first results appeared Friday for local and regional elections across the United... Read more
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Soccer Way
Bilic warns against Manchester United distractions their looming final Premier League home match against top-four rivals Mancheste
Bilic warns against Manchester United distractions
Soccer Way / Posted 32 minutes ago
their looming final Premier League home match against top-four rivals Manchester United. Louis van Gaal's men will be the opposition for the last ever game at Upton Park on Tuesday, with West Ham set to move into the Olympic Stadium from next... Read more
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The Star
Mother of Thai anti-junta activist charged with insulting monarchyThis is a new low even for a junta which has made abuses of human rights a dail
Mother of Thai anti-junta activist charged with insulting monarchy
The Star / Posted 33 minutes ago
This is a new low even for a junta which has made abuses of human rights a daily occurrence." The junta has muted opposition with a ban on political gatherings of more than five people, and stifled freedom of expression by detaining... Read more
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chroniclelive
Rafa Benitez faces the media: Six questions for the Newcastle boss ahead of Villa tripat nine league games, but they haven’t won away from St James’ Park since the b
Rafa Benitez faces the media: Six questions for the Newcastle boss ahead of Villa trip
chroniclelive / Posted 34 minutes ago
at nine league games, but they haven’t won away from St James’ Park since the beginning of December. Regardless of the opposition, United simply cannot win on the road. What can United do differently at Villa Park to finally get over their... Read more
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chroniclelive
Pressure off Newcastle Falcons but positive home record is the aim, says Dave Walderwe spoke about how we needed to get back to that. “Everyone thinks it’s always
Pressure off Newcastle Falcons but positive home record is the aim, says Dave Walder
chroniclelive / Posted 34 minutes ago
we spoke about how we needed to get back to that. “Everyone thinks it’s always raining and windy when they come here, and opposition teams don’t look forward to it.” The Falcons did not win a single home league game in the first half of the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Campaigners call for Woolsington Hall restoration to be 'reconsidered'developing the site were to be met with a 72-home development, which was also g
Campaigners call for Woolsington Hall restoration to be 'reconsidered'
chroniclelive / Posted 34 minutes ago
developing the site were to be met with a 72-home development, which was also given the green light in July despite fierce opposition from campaigners calling it a “greenbelt grab”. But opponents have said that the fire, which police believe was... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Activists: Insurgents seize village south of Aleppocontested city of Aleppo on Friday, signaling the reemergence of a powerful, ul
Activists: Insurgents seize village south of Aleppo
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 34 minutes ago
contested city of Aleppo on Friday, signaling the reemergence of a powerful, ultraconservative insurgent coalition on the opposition's side in the Syria conflict. Renewed fighting erupted around the village of Khan Touman hours after opposition... Read more
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Scotsman
David Cameron congratulates Ruth DavidsonMinister David Cameron has hailed a “historic result” for the Conservatives in
David Cameron congratulates Ruth Davidson
Scotsman / Posted 37 minutes ago
Minister David Cameron has hailed a “historic result” for the Conservatives in Scotland after they emerged as the official opposition in second place. The party doubled its representation at Holyrood after claiming 31 seats with Scottish... Read more
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Rappler
Myanmar president proposes new ministry for Suu Kyiis set to take place next week. That discussion will likely feature objections
Myanmar president proposes new ministry for Suu Kyi
Rappler / Posted 37 minutes ago
is set to take place next week. That discussion will likely feature objections from military MPs who registered strong opposition when the state counselor position was created specifically for Suu Kyi. Other MPs expressed bemusement at the... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Sizing up Mike Poore: The LRSD's incoming boss talks charters, academics, facilities and moreby Education Commissioner Johnny Key. Here's the backstory about the Kurrus fir
Sizing up Mike Poore: The LRSD's incoming boss talks charters, academics, facilities and more
Arkansas Times / Posted 38 minutes ago
by Education Commissioner Johnny Key. Here's the backstory about the Kurrus firing, a move that's been met with substantial opposition from an unusually broad cross-section of school advocates in Little Rock. It's widely assumed that Kurrus ran... Read more
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CTV News
Services in Greece grind to halt in 3-day strikeloans. Tsipras' government has a majority of just three seats in the 300-membe
Services in Greece grind to halt in 3-day strike
CTV News / Posted 40 minutes ago
loans. Tsipras' government has a majority of just three seats in the 300-member parliament, and has lost its lead to opposition conservatives in opinion polls amid mounting voter disillusionment. "Everything the unions are doing now is to... Read more
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The Inverness Courier
Crunch three-game spell for Glenurquhart starts with Camanachd Cup clashenter the competition. Beauly face old adversaries Bute at Braeview, in a matc
Crunch three-game spell for Glenurquhart starts with Camanachd Cup clash
The Inverness Courier / Posted 42 minutes ago
enter the competition. Beauly face old adversaries Bute at Braeview, in a match where Beauly should be too strong for the opposition, who have struggled to achieve their best form since being promoted from the area league at the end of last... Read more
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New Kerala
Daredevils eye comeback against struggling Kings XI ( - newkerala.com #59835other hand, the Kings XI Punjab side have neither shown stomach for a fight nor
Daredevils eye comeback against struggling Kings XI ( - newkerala.com #59835
New Kerala / Posted 44 minutes ago
other hand, the Kings XI Punjab side have neither shown stomach for a fight nor any kind of proper homework to take on the opposition. Replacing David Miller as skipper of the side, have done little wonders to the fortune of the side in the... Read more
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New Kerala
Sonia a lioness, says Jyotiraditya - newkerala.com #59853for 9 billon dollars when UPA had bargained 125 aircraft for 10 billion dollars
Sonia a lioness, says Jyotiraditya - newkerala.com #59853
New Kerala / Posted 44 minutes ago
for 9 billon dollars when UPA had bargained 125 aircraft for 10 billion dollars." The Lok Sabha had a stormy day on Friday where treasury and opposition benches levelled charges related to corruption in the AgustaWestland deal against each... Read more
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