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WA Today
Brexit: 'The overall mood in Russia can be described as malicious joy'about Ukraine or about sanctions," said Andrei Klimov, the deputy chairman of t
Brexit: 'The overall mood in Russia can be described as malicious joy'
WA Today / Posted 33 minutes ago
about Ukraine or about sanctions," said Andrei Klimov, the deputy chairman of the international affairs committee of the upper house of parliament. An unidentified Foreign Ministry spokesman told Interfax that Russia expected Britain's vigorous... Read more
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Canberra Times
'The overall mood in Russia can be described as malicious joy'about Ukraine or about sanctions," said Andrei Klimov, the deputy chairman of t
'The overall mood in Russia can be described as malicious joy'
Canberra Times / Posted 51 minutes ago
about Ukraine or about sanctions," said Andrei Klimov, the deputy chairman of the international affairs committee of the upper house of parliament. An unidentified Foreign Ministry spokesman told Interfax that Russia expected Britain's vigorous... Read more
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Newsmax
EU Financial-Services Chief Hill Resigns After UK Brexit Voteuntil it finally leaves the Union. BRITISH COMMISSIONER Hill, 54, a lobbyist
EU Financial-Services Chief Hill Resigns After UK Brexit Vote
Newsmax / Posted an hour ago
until it finally leaves the Union. BRITISH COMMISSIONER Hill, 54, a lobbyist and former Conservative leader in the upper house of parliament who has become a popular figure among EU colleagues in 18 months in Brussels, was described by... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Brexit: 'The overall mood in Russia can be described as malicious joy'about Ukraine or about sanctions," said Andrei Klimov, the deputy chairman of t
Brexit: 'The overall mood in Russia can be described as malicious joy'
Brisbane Times / Posted an hour ago
about Ukraine or about sanctions," said Andrei Klimov, the deputy chairman of the international affairs committee of the upper house of parliament. An unidentified Foreign Ministry spokesman told Interfax that Russia expected Britain's vigorous... Read more
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The Age
'The overall mood in Russia can be described as malicious joy'about Ukraine or about sanctions," said Andrei Klimov, the deputy chairman of t
'The overall mood in Russia can be described as malicious joy'
The Age / Posted an hour ago
about Ukraine or about sanctions," said Andrei Klimov, the deputy chairman of the international affairs committee of the upper house of parliament. An unidentified Foreign Ministry spokesman told Interfax that Russia expected Britain's vigorous... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'The overall mood in Russia can be described as malicious joy'about Ukraine or about sanctions," said Andrei Klimov, the deputy chairman of t
'The overall mood in Russia can be described as malicious joy'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted an hour ago
about Ukraine or about sanctions," said Andrei Klimov, the deputy chairman of the international affairs committee of the upper house of parliament. An unidentified Foreign Ministry spokesman told Interfax that Russia expected Britain's vigorous... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Markets brace for Monday jittersas though nothing had happened," said Mr Hill, a professional lobbyist and form
Markets brace for Monday jitters
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 hours ago
as though nothing had happened," said Mr Hill, a professional lobbyist and former Conservative party leader in Britain's upper house of parliament who is a close ally of Mr Cameron. The vote to leave the EU also caused an earthquake in British... Read more
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BBC News
EU referendum: What does Russia gain from Brexit?caption In anger over sanctions Russia stopped importing most EU food and drink
EU referendum: What does Russia gain from Brexit?
BBC News / Posted 3 hours ago
caption In anger over sanctions Russia stopped importing most EU food and drink items Konstantin Kosachev, the head of the upper house of parliament's foreign affairs committee, admitted to Life TV: "Considering our difficult relations with the EU,... Read more
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The Border Mail
Doctors may face sack for not complying with end-of-life plansto reflect on what the next step might be. Our government is very conscious of
Doctors may face sack for not complying with end-of-life plans
The Border Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
to reflect on what the next step might be. Our government is very conscious of that as we reflect upon and respond to the upper house inquiry report," she said. The latest changes on advance care directives are a significant shift towards the... Read more
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The Courier
Doctors may face sack for not complying with end-of-life plansto reflect on what the next step might be. Our government is very conscious of
Doctors may face sack for not complying with end-of-life plans
The Courier / Posted 5 hours ago
to reflect on what the next step might be. Our government is very conscious of that as we reflect upon and respond to the upper house inquiry report," she said. The latest changes on advance care directives are a significant shift towards the... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Britain's EU commissioner resigns post Brexitthat give Britain's huge banking sector access to euro zone markets. Hill, 54,
Britain's EU commissioner resigns post Brexit
Sky News Australia / Posted 7 hours ago
that give Britain's huge banking sector access to euro zone markets. Hill, 54, a lobbyist and Conservative leader in the upper house of parliament who has become a popular figure among EU colleagues in 18 months in Brussels, said he was... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Britain’s EU commissioner, finance chief Hill, resignsuntil it finally leaves the Union. BRITISH COMMISSIONER Hill, 54, a lobbyist
Britain’s EU commissioner, finance chief Hill, resigns
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 hours ago
until it finally leaves the Union. BRITISH COMMISSIONER Hill, 54, a lobbyist and former Conservative leader in the upper house of parliament who has become a popular figure among EU colleagues in 18 months in Brussels, was described by... Read more
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Business Standard India
Britain's EU commissioner, finance chief Hill, resignsthat give Britain's huge banking sector access to euro zone markets. Hill, 54,
Britain's EU commissioner, finance chief Hill, resigns
Business Standard India / Posted 11 hours ago
that give Britain's huge banking sector access to euro zone markets. Hill, 54, a lobbyist and Conservative leader in the upper house of parliament who has become a popular figure among EU colleagues in 18 months in Brussels, said he was... Read more
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iol.co.za
#Brexit: Britain's EU commissioner to resignsure that happens in the weeks ahead.” Hill, 55, a professional lobbyist and f
#Brexit: Britain's EU commissioner to resign
iol.co.za / Posted 12 hours ago
sure that happens in the weeks ahead.” Hill, 55, a professional lobbyist and former Conservative party leader in Britain's upper house of parliament, follows his close ally Prime Minister David Cameron in stepping down in the wake of the referendum... Read more
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The Courier
Assisted dying: Doctors may face sack for not complying with end-of-life plansto reflect on what the next step might be. Our government is very conscious of
Assisted dying: Doctors may face sack for not complying with end-of-life plans
The Courier / Posted 12 hours ago
to reflect on what the next step might be. Our government is very conscious of that as we reflect upon and respond to the upper house inquiry report," she said. The latest changes on advance care directives are a significant shift towards the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Assisted dying: Doctors may face sack for not complying with end-of-life plansto reflect on what the next step might be. Our government is very conscious of
Assisted dying: Doctors may face sack for not complying with end-of-life plans
The Border Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
to reflect on what the next step might be. Our government is very conscious of that as we reflect upon and respond to the upper house inquiry report," she said. The latest changes on advance care directives are a significant shift towards the... Read more
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Reuters
Britain's EU commissioner, finance chief Hill, says resigningsure that happens in the weeks ahead." Hill, 55, a professional lobbyist and f
Britain's EU commissioner, finance chief Hill, says resigning
Reuters / Posted 16 hours ago
sure that happens in the weeks ahead." Hill, 55, a professional lobbyist and former Conservative party leader in Britain's upper house of parliament, follows his close ally Prime Minister David Cameron in stepping down in the wake of the referendum... Read more
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Times of Malta
Britain's EU commissioner resigns after Brexit voteas though nothing had happened Hill, 55, a professional lobbyist and former Co
Britain's EU commissioner resigns after Brexit vote
Times of Malta / Posted 16 hours ago
as though nothing had happened Hill, 55, a professional lobbyist and former Conservative party leader in Britain's upper house of parliament, follows his close ally Prime Minister David Cameron in stepping down in the wake of the referendum... Read more
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The Courier
Labor yet to reveal train replacement costof the regional operator,” Ms Allan said. Mr Morris, who chairs the Economy an
Labor yet to reveal train replacement cost
The Courier / Posted 20 hours ago
of the regional operator,” Ms Allan said. Mr Morris, who chairs the Economy and Infrastructure Committee in Parliament’s upper house, called on Treasurer Tim Pallas to appear before the committee to explain a breakdown of the costs on Wednesday,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Boost for Launceston hospital beds as minister rejects staff exodus claimsresources were in line with what it had requested from the minister, but its ot
Boost for Launceston hospital beds as minister rejects staff exodus claims
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 23 hours ago
resources were in line with what it had requested from the minister, but its other demands had yet to be met. Independent Upper House MP for Launceston Rosemary Armitage said in a statement she welcomed the announcement, but "it must be noted... Read more
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The Economic Times
Rich British Indians voted for ‘remain’; the less well-off went for ‘leave’now a British citizen who lives and works near London. Businessman and philant
Rich British Indians voted for ‘remain’; the less well-off went for ‘leave’
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
now a British citizen who lives and works near London. Businessman and philanthropist Raj Loomba, a peer in the British upper house, described Friday and the referendum result as the darkest day in the history of UK. "It's not just my wife and... Read more
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Japan Today
At most, we're a student organization, and the things we can do and the time we have are limited. We need help from many people, and it would be better if everyone became more independent-minded. It would be good if there were many groups like SEALDs. ‹ Japan TodayAction for Liberal Democracy-s (SEALDs), which has held rallies against Japan’s
At most, we're a student organization, and the things we can do and the time we have are limited. We need help from many people, and it would be better if everyone became more independent-minded. It would be good if there were many groups like SEALDs. ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted yesterday
Action for Liberal Democracy-s (SEALDs), which has held rallies against Japan’s new security legislation, and is appealing for young people to participate in politics. The group will disband after the July 10 Upper House election. (Mainichi Shi... Read more
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Japan Today
Brexit shock more bad news for Abe ‹ Japan Todaythis year, though how much it could top up that package is unclear. The Brexit
Brexit shock more bad news for Abe ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted yesterday
this year, though how much it could top up that package is unclear. The Brexit blow comes as Abe campaigns for a July 10 upper house election that he is casting as a referendum on the sales tax rise delay and on Abenomics generally. Despite... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Russian MPs approve anti-terror 'Big Brother' measuresnetworks also have to store such information for six months, according to the b
Russian MPs approve anti-terror 'Big Brother' measures
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
networks also have to store such information for six months, according to the bill, which still has to be approved by the upper house of parliament and signed by President Vladimir Putin. Companies would have to store users' metadata for one to... Read more
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Northern Star
Greens battle over ‘destructive’ biodiversity law reformis under threat from a bundle of proposed reforms intended to replace existing
Greens battle over ‘destructive’ biodiversity law reform
Northern Star / Posted yesterday
is under threat from a bundle of proposed reforms intended to replace existing environmental laws, according to upper house MP Jan Barham. Among the Baird Government's plans is a change to the current ban on broad-scale native... Read more
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Northern Star
Committee backs reparations for Stolen GenerationsStolen Generations after receiving a new report recommending the establishment
Committee backs reparations for Stolen Generations
Northern Star / Posted yesterday
Stolen Generations after receiving a new report recommending the establishment of a compensation scheme for survivors. An Upper House committee was set up to review the NSW Government's response to the 1997 Bringing Them Home report, which made 50... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hard for now to revise arms-renouncing article of constitution - Japan PMbeing to revise the armament-renouncing article of Japan's pacifist constitutio
Hard for now to revise arms-renouncing article of constitution - Japan PM
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
being to revise the armament-renouncing article of Japan's pacifist constitution, an issue drawing attention as the July 10 upper house election approaches. Article 9 of the U.S.-drafted constitution renounces war and, if read literally, bans the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
BJP uneasy over party MP Subramanian Swamy’s barbs and swipesSangh and that the BJP’s ideological parent was instrumental in getting Swamy a
BJP uneasy over party MP Subramanian Swamy’s barbs and swipes
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
Sangh and that the BJP’s ideological parent was instrumental in getting Swamy a Rajya Sabha berth. He was nominated to the Upper House for “the work that he has done for the BJP in the past decade”, they said. A senior RSS functionary told HT that... Read more
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Swissinfo
Hard for now to revise arms-renouncing article of constitution - Japan PMbeing to revise the armament-renouncing article of Japan's pacifist constitutio
Hard for now to revise arms-renouncing article of constitution - Japan PM
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
being to revise the armament-renouncing article of Japan's pacifist constitution, an issue drawing attention as the July 10 upper house election approaches. Article 9 of the U.S.-drafted constitution renounces war and, if read literally, bans the... Read more
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The Manila Times
What Hindu nationalism means for India’s futurefor the 1 million people entering the market every month, he needs to increase
What Hindu nationalism means for India’s future
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
for the 1 million people entering the market every month, he needs to increase his party’s representation in parliament’s upper house, where the opposition holds a large-enough voting bloc to block legislation. To gain the majority, the BJP must... Read more
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The Economic Times
Monsoon session likely from July 18, GST to be passed: Mukhtar Abbas NaqviAbbas Naqvi said on Friday. "Earlier, number (of the Bharatiya Janata Party an
Monsoon session likely from July 18, GST to be passed: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
Abbas Naqvi said on Friday. "Earlier, number (of the Bharatiya Janata Party and its allies MPs) was a problem in the (upper) house, but since we have improved our tally in the house considerably after the recent Rajya Sabha elections, all... Read more
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New Kerala
Monsoon session likely from July 18, GST to be passed: Naqvi - newkerala.com #81424Abbas Naqvi said on Friday. "Earlier, number (of the Bharatiya Janata Party an
Monsoon session likely from July 18, GST to be passed: Naqvi - newkerala.com #81424
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Abbas Naqvi said on Friday. "Earlier, number (of the Bharatiya Janata Party and its allies MPs) was a problem in the (upper) house, but since we have improved our tally in the house considerably after the recent Rajya Sabha elections, all... Read more
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The Financial Express
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley says India wants more manufacturersplanned projects. The Modi government failed to reform land acquisition laws l
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley says India wants more manufacturers
The Financial Express / Posted yesterday
planned projects. The Modi government failed to reform land acquisition laws last year when its legislation stalled in the upper house of India’s Parliament, where Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party lacks a majority. The government has told investors... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Press push and pullamendment states that the new Higher Press Council will have the same powers th
Press push and pull
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted yesterday
amendment states that the new Higher Press Council will have the same powers that were granted to the now defunct Upper House, the Shura Council, and will also name new editors and board chairmen of state-run press organisations. Bakri... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
House Dem sit-in was all about politics(like Kelly Ayotte of New Hampshire) were given a pass to vote in favor of Dem-
House Dem sit-in was all about politics
Staten Island Advance / Posted yesterday
(like Kelly Ayotte of New Hampshire) were given a pass to vote in favor of Dem-pushed gun-control legislation in the upper house, inoculating them from the issue. This November, the Dems will find out from voters if they bet right.... Read more
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Salon.com
Finance minister says India wants more manufacturersplanned projects. The Modi government failed to reform land acquisition laws l
Finance minister says India wants more manufacturers
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
planned projects. The Modi government failed to reform land acquisition laws last year when its legislation stalled in the upper house of India’s Parliament, where Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party lacks a majority. The government has told investors it... Read more
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Daily Herald
Finance minister says India wants more manufacturersplanned projects. The Modi government failed to reform land acquisition laws l
Finance minister says India wants more manufacturers
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
planned projects. The Modi government failed to reform land acquisition laws last year when its legislation stalled in the upper house of India's Parliament, where Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party lacks a majority. The government has told investors it... Read more
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ABC News
Finance Minister Says India Wants More Manufacturersplanned projects. The Modi government failed to reform land acquisition laws l
Finance Minister Says India Wants More Manufacturers
ABC News / Posted yesterday
planned projects. The Modi government failed to reform land acquisition laws last year when its legislation stalled in the upper house of India's Parliament, where Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party lacks a majority. The government has told investors it... Read more
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ABC News
Brexit a 'Wake-up Call' and ‘End of a World' for Global Leadersof the British voters must be a wake-up call." Konstantin Kosachev, head of th
Brexit a 'Wake-up Call' and ‘End of a World' for Global Leaders
ABC News / Posted yesterday
of the British voters must be a wake-up call." Konstantin Kosachev, head of the foreign affairs committee in Russia's upper house of Parliament, told the Interfax news agency that the E.U. "has not solved its main problem: to become understood... Read more
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ABC News
World Leaders React to Brexit Voteof the British voters must be a wake-up call." Konstantin Kosachev, head of th
World Leaders React to Brexit Vote
ABC News / Posted yesterday
of the British voters must be a wake-up call." Konstantin Kosachev, head of the foreign affairs committee in Russia's upper house of Parliament, told the Interfax news agency that the E.U. "has not solved its main problem: to become understood... Read more
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Reuters
Brexit' shock more bad news for Japan PM's stumbling 'Abenomics'this year, though how much it could top up that package is unclear. The "Brexi
Brexit' shock more bad news for Japan PM's stumbling 'Abenomics'
Reuters / Posted yesterday
this year, though how much it could top up that package is unclear. The "Brexit" blow comes as Abe campaigns for a July 10 upper house election that he is casting as a referendum on the sales tax rise delay and on "Abenomics" generally. Despite... Read more
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Daily Examiner
ANALYSIS: Why we have no long-term federal policiesdecline in their share of the vote. That then creates the rise of the possibili
ANALYSIS: Why we have no long-term federal policies
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
decline in their share of the vote. That then creates the rise of the possibility of hung parliaments and more variegated upper house the Senate in particular and we are going to see that again in this election. But if you look at the election... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
'Brexit' sparks market turmoil in Japanfor the stunning turnaround. Abe has been focused in recent weeks on domestic
'Brexit' sparks market turmoil in Japan
KTHV Little Rock / Posted yesterday
for the stunning turnaround. Abe has been focused in recent weeks on domestic and regional concerns, including a crucial Upper House election set for July 10, North Korea missile launches and intrusions by Chinese warships into or near Japanese... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
'Brexit' sparks market turmoil in Japanfor the stunning turnaround. Abe has been focused in recent weeks on domestic
'Brexit' sparks market turmoil in Japan
NorthWest Cable News / Posted yesterday
for the stunning turnaround. Abe has been focused in recent weeks on domestic and regional concerns, including a crucial Upper House election set for July 10, North Korea missile launches and intrusions by Chinese warships into or near Japanese... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
'Brexit' sparks market turmoil in Japanfor the stunning turnaround. Abe has been focused in recent weeks on domestic
'Brexit' sparks market turmoil in Japan
KING5 Seattle / Posted yesterday
for the stunning turnaround. Abe has been focused in recent weeks on domestic and regional concerns, including a crucial Upper House election set for July 10, North Korea missile launches and intrusions by Chinese warships into or near Japanese... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
'Brexit' sparks market turmoil in Japanfor the stunning turnaround. Abe has been focused in recent weeks on domestic
'Brexit' sparks market turmoil in Japan
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted yesterday
for the stunning turnaround. Abe has been focused in recent weeks on domestic and regional concerns, including a crucial Upper House election set for July 10, North Korea missile launches and intrusions by Chinese warships into or near Japanese... Read more
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First Coast News
'Brexit' sparks market turmoil in Japanfor the stunning turnaround. Abe has been focused in recent weeks on domestic
'Brexit' sparks market turmoil in Japan
First Coast News / Posted yesterday
for the stunning turnaround. Abe has been focused in recent weeks on domestic and regional concerns, including a crucial Upper House election set for July 10, North Korea missile launches and intrusions by Chinese warships into or near Japanese... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
'Brexit' sparks market turmoil in Japanfor the stunning turnaround. Abe has been focused in recent weeks on domestic
'Brexit' sparks market turmoil in Japan
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted yesterday
for the stunning turnaround. Abe has been focused in recent weeks on domestic and regional concerns, including a crucial Upper House election set for July 10, North Korea missile launches and intrusions by Chinese warships into or near Japanese... Read more
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KTVB Boise
'Brexit' sparks market turmoil in Japanfor the stunning turnaround. Abe has been focused in recent weeks on domestic
'Brexit' sparks market turmoil in Japan
KTVB Boise / Posted yesterday
for the stunning turnaround. Abe has been focused in recent weeks on domestic and regional concerns, including a crucial Upper House election set for July 10, North Korea missile launches and intrusions by Chinese warships into or near Japanese... Read more
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Northern Star
ANALYSIS: Why we have no long-term federal policiesdecline in their share of the vote. That then creates the rise of the possibili
ANALYSIS: Why we have no long-term federal policies
Northern Star / Posted yesterday
decline in their share of the vote. That then creates the rise of the possibility of hung parliaments and more variegated upper house the Senate in particular and we are going to see that again in this election. But if you look at the election... Read more
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