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Reuters
Kenya opposition chief: people should stay home, not protest during pollsNAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga told a BBC interview
Reuters / Posted 4 minutes ago
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga told a BBC interviewer that he was not calling for protests during repeat presidential elections scheduled for Thursday, but that he wanted supporters to stay at home and boycott the... Read more
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PRWeek US
Facebook demotion of non-promoted posts panics media, but network clarifies that it is 'just a test'in News Feed or Explore. Unfortunately, some have mistakenly made that interpre
PRWeek US / Posted 8 minutes ago
in News Feed or Explore. Unfortunately, some have mistakenly made that interpretation – but that was not our intention." BBC tech correspondent Rory Cellan-Jones wrote of Facebook's clarification: "This has not helped much - that word 'currently'... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Derry director Andrea Harkin to helm BBC drama Come Home Christopher Eccleston will star in the new BBC drama (Ian West/PA) October 2
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 minutes ago
Christopher Eccleston will star in the new BBC drama (Ian West/PA) October 24 2017 BBC One's new three-part drama Come Home will be... Read more
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PRWeek UK
Facebook demotion of non-promoted posts panics media, but network clarifies that it is 'just a test'in News Feed or Explore. Unfortunately, some have mistakenly made that interpre
PRWeek UK / Posted 11 minutes ago
in News Feed or Explore. Unfortunately, some have mistakenly made that interpretation – but that was not our intention." BBC tech correspondent Rory Cellan-Jones wrote of Facebook's clarification: "This has not helped much - that word 'currently'... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Our Girl: What happens following the return of hunky Elvis?thing awkward for Lance Corporal Georgie Lane, played by former Coronation Stre
Manchester Evening News / Posted 12 minutes ago
thing awkward for Lance Corporal Georgie Lane, played by former Coronation Street star Keegan.Georgie and Elvis (Image: BBC One/Our Girl) The pair were previously engaged and he jilted her at the altar at the start of the last series. In series... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Find out what goes on behind the curtain at a prominent Ulverston businessluxury crystal company in the UK and as a result courted many high-profile clie
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 18 minutes ago
luxury crystal company in the UK and as a result courted many high-profile clients. Its products have featured in the BBC drama Poldark, James Bond film Casino Royal and were rumoured to have appeared in the 2017 blockbuster Kingsman: The... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
‘He changed’: Shamed Michelle McManus ‘fat’ jibe MP is defended by colleaguestart today from 5am, first stop was @GMB now onto more media interviews ???? p
EveningTimes Online / Posted 19 minutes ago
start today from 5am, first stop was @GMB now onto more media interviews ???? pic.twitter.com/0dULw5IStg Ms Rayner told BBC Radio 4’s Today programme: “Jared has said he held those views 15 years ago, but he changed his views, that’s the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Too many people want to read Stephen Hawking's newly free doctoral thesisbecause a flurry of demand hammered the Apollo servers, rendering the document
Boston Herald / Posted 21 minutes ago
because a flurry of demand hammered the Apollo servers, rendering the document occasionally inaccessible. According to the BBC, there were more than 60,000 downloads of it on the first day alone. “As a result, visitors to our Open Access site may... Read more
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Ipswich Star
The finalists are selected for this year’s glittering Stars of Suffolk awardsto the awards ceremony at Trinity Park, on the outskirts of Ipswich, on the eve
Ipswich Star / Posted 24 minutes ago
to the awards ceremony at Trinity Park, on the outskirts of Ipswich, on the evening of November 9, which will be hosted by BBC Radio Suffolk’s Mark Murphy. Last year’s overall winner was the Teapot Project, based in Ipswich, which intercepts food... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Jez she can! TV star's new Jeremy Corbyn impression will blow your mindJezza in Break the News. So there is quite a lot of hard labour involved – gedd
Liverpool Echo / Posted 25 minutes ago
Jezza in Break the News. So there is quite a lot of hard labour involved – geddit?Tracey Ullman as Jeremy Corbyn (Image: BBC)Tracey Ullman as Brigitte Macron, with a fellow star dressed as French President Emmanuel Macron (Image: BBC) She told... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Kenya opposition chief - people should stay home, not protest during pollsNAIROBI: Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga told a BBC interviewer that he
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 35 minutes ago
NAIROBI: Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga told a BBC interviewer that he was not calling for protests during repeat presidential elections scheduled for Thursday, but that he wanted supporters to stay at home and boycott the vote. “We have not... Read more
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Zero Hedge
All Hail: Xi Jinping Confirmed As "Most Powerful Chinese Leader Since Mao"media and state officials had been signalling Xi’s elevation since his opening
Zero Hedge / Posted 35 minutes ago
media and state officials had been signalling Xi’s elevation since his opening speech at the 19th Party Congress, as the BBC explains "The unanimous vote to write in ‘Xi Jinping Thought’ took place at the end of the Communist Party congress." The... Read more
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Fortune
The University of Cambridge let people download Stephen Hawking's 1966 doctoral thesis for freebecause a flurry of demand hammered the Apollo servers, rendering the document
Fortune / Posted 37 minutes ago
because a flurry of demand hammered the Apollo servers, rendering the document occasionally inaccessible. According to the BBC, there were more than 60,000 downloads of it on the first day alone. The incident comes in the middle of a raging debate... Read more
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birminghammail
Man City v Wolves: What TV channel is it on?to follow the action as it happens with our live blog.What about radio? Wolves
birminghammail / Posted 38 minutes ago
to follow the action as it happens with our live blog.What about radio? Wolves fans will be able to listen to the game on BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra from 19.55pm.Read More Highlights from the Etihad Stadium will be shown on Channel 5 at... Read more
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birminghammail
British man Jac Holmes is killed fighting ISIS in Syriakilled fighting against so-called Islamic State in Syria. Jac Holmes was kille
birminghammail / Posted 38 minutes ago
killed fighting against so-called Islamic State in Syria. Jac Holmes was killed while clearing landmines in Raqqa, the BBC reports. Mr Holmes, an IT consultant from Bournemouth, had been fighting with Kurdish militia the YPG since 2015. He... Read more
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chroniclelive
Pundits discuss Newcastle's positive start and takeover talkever collective start at this stage of the season between three promoted sides
chroniclelive / Posted 43 minutes ago
ever collective start at this stage of the season between three promoted sides and all three teams came in for praise on BBC Radio 5Live’s Monday night club last night. Wright was joined by regular host Mark Chapman, former Leicester forward... Read more
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Goal.com
How Barcelona & Real Madrid missed out on PSG starlet MbappeNeymar was leaving, said he only wanted to play for Barca. That he didn't want
Goal.com / Posted 46 minutes ago
Neymar was leaving, said he only wanted to play for Barca. That he didn't want to go to Paris, or to Madrid, because of the BBC (Gareth Bale, Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo)." Minguella also added that Mbappe was "crazy happy" at the idea of... Read more
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BBC News
Nigerian university hires snake charmers after student death - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family &
BBC News / Posted 55 minutes ago
after student death - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family & Education Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Reality Check Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin... Read more
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BBC News
China lifts ban on stinky cheese - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family & Education Entertain
BBC News / Posted 55 minutes ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family & Education Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Reality Check Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say China has... Read more
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BBC News
Cannabis farm fire fundraiser shut downCalifornia fires: Cannabis farm fundraisers shut down - BBC News Accessibility
BBC News / Posted 55 minutes ago
California fires: Cannabis farm fundraisers shut down - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family & Education Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Reality Check Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say California fires: Cannabis... Read more
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BBC News
US withdraws military aid from MyanmarMyanmar Rohingya crisis: US withdraws military assistance - BBC News Accessibi
BBC News / Posted 55 minutes ago
Myanmar Rohingya crisis: US withdraws military assistance - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family & Education Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Reality Check Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Myanmar Rohingya crisis:... Read more
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BBC News
Amazon 'delivered cannabis to couple'Amazon cannabis delivery: Orlando couple shocked by find - BBC News Accessibil
BBC News / Posted 55 minutes ago
Amazon cannabis delivery: Orlando couple shocked by find - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family & Education Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Reality Check Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Amazon cannabis delivery:... Read more
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BBC News
Police probe murder spree 'confession''Crazy Brabant Killers': Brussels murder mystery 'clue' - BBC News Accessibili
BBC News / Posted 55 minutes ago
'Crazy Brabant Killers': Brussels murder mystery 'clue' - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family & Education Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Reality Check Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America 'Crazy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Worsening Anglophone Crisis Calls for Strong Measureswounding three police officers, and a fourth nearly exploded in Douala.[fn]"Tro
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
wounding three police officers, and a fourth nearly exploded in Douala.[fn]"Trois policiers grièvement blessés à Bamenda", BBC, 21 September 2017. Hide Footnote While nobody has claimed responsibility, the government, as well as a majority of... Read more
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International Business Times
Women accused of murdering Kim Jong-nam revisit crime scene in Malaysia were handcuffed and were seen wearing bulletproof vests. They were escorted ins
International Business Times / Posted an hour ago
were handcuffed and were seen wearing bulletproof vests. They were escorted inside the airport by heavily armed police, The BBC reported. The women along with High court judge Azmi Ariffin first visited the check-in kiosk in the budget terminal... Read more
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Football365
Top 10: Reasons Ronald Koeman was culled at Evertonrealist, was that he had no bond with Everton and was simply passing through on
Football365 / Posted an hour ago
realist, was that he had no bond with Everton and was simply passing through on his way to better things’ – Phil McNulty, BBC. 7) ‘Ronald Koeman was overseeing the final preparations for Everton’s game with Arsenal when he resorted to barking out... Read more
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Who Ate All The Pies
Reports: Phil Neville And Ryan Giggs Wish To Be Considered For Everton Managerial Vacancy Despite Not Really Being Managerslike to discover an envelope stuffed with folding money on our doormat every mo
Who Ate All The Pies / Posted an hour ago
like to discover an envelope stuffed with folding money on our doormat every morning, but let’s press on… Any road up, BBC Sport are reporting that Nev the Younger is keen to take over from Koeman after previously applying for the Toffees job... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Middleton Cheney centenarian in BBC Panorama documentary about old ageA centenarian from Middleton Cheney featured on a BBC Panorama documentary abou
Banbury Guardian / Posted an hour ago
A centenarian from Middleton Cheney featured on a BBC Panorama documentary about what it is like to be 100-years-old last night (Monday, October 23). George Emmerson was interviewed by presenter Joan Bakewell at his home where he told her about his... Read more
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Daily Record
Brian Conley sets the record straight on that unaired Strictly Come Dancing rantour families are going to judge us.”Karen Clifton, Simon Rimmer, Amy Dowden and
Daily Record / Posted an hour ago
our families are going to judge us.”Karen Clifton, Simon Rimmer, Amy Dowden and Brian Conley during the results show for BBC One's Strictly Come Dancing tonight (Image: PA) He vowed to keep dancing, saying: “It’s very much in my blood... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Festival of the Spoken Nerd in Norwich to experiment with the science of comedylast tour, experiments guy Steve Mould, geek songstress Helen Arney and stand-u
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted an hour ago
last tour, experiments guy Steve Mould, geek songstress Helen Arney and stand-up mathematician Matt Parker have featured on BBC2’s QI, created a genuinely “experimental” comedy show for BBC Radio 4 and played the Hammersmith Apollo with Professor... Read more
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Chichester Observer
County council apologise for data ‘breach’ over invitation to cyber security eventspokesman said the error was not significant enough to report as a ‘serious dat
Chichester Observer / Posted an hour ago
spokesman said the error was not significant enough to report as a ‘serious data breach’. But it came just days after the BBC revealed how the county council was subject to an Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) investigation after details of... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Labour MP who made offensive online comments has changed his views, says Raynerstart today from 5am, first stop was @GMB now onto more media interviews ???? p
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
start today from 5am, first stop was @GMB now onto more media interviews ???? pic.twitter.com/0dULw5IStg Ms Rayner told BBC Radio 4’s Today programme: “Jared has said he held those views 15 years ago, but he changed his views, that’s the... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Labour MP who made offensive online comments has changed his views, says Raynerstart today from 5am, first stop was @GMB now onto more media interviews ???? p
This is Oxfordshire / Posted an hour ago
start today from 5am, first stop was @GMB now onto more media interviews ???? pic.twitter.com/0dULw5IStg Ms Rayner told BBC Radio 4’s Today programme: “Jared has said he held those views 15 years ago, but he changed his views, that’s the... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Labour MP who made offensive online comments has changed his views, says Raynerstart today from 5am, first stop was @GMB now onto more media interviews ???? p
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
start today from 5am, first stop was @GMB now onto more media interviews ???? pic.twitter.com/0dULw5IStg Ms Rayner told BBC Radio 4’s Today programme: “Jared has said he held those views 15 years ago, but he changed his views, that’s the... Read more
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International Business Times
'I could have died or at least been disabled': Gemma Collins says she's suing BBC over fall the Sun, she said that she watched her life "flash before her eyes" and claimed
International Business Times / Posted an hour ago
the Sun, she said that she watched her life "flash before her eyes" and claimed she was yet to receive an apology from the BBC. "I'm in total shock. It is a miracle I am living to tell the tale," she told the publication. "I could have died or at... Read more
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express
Google Pixel 2 XL display is plagued with problemsconfirmed it is investigating the issue, which it takes “very seriously”. Vice
express / Posted an hour ago
confirmed it is investigating the issue, which it takes “very seriously”. Vice President for Pixel, Mario Queiroz told the BBC: “We take all reports of issues very seriously, and our engineers investigate quickly. “We will provide updates as soon... Read more
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express
Spanish MP threatens Catalan officials with FORCED REMOVAL in independence crackdownremoving Catalonia officials from their posts to ensure the return of the rule
express / Posted an hour ago
removing Catalonia officials from their posts to ensure the return of the rule of law in the region. Speaking to the BBC Radio 4 Programme, Mr Martines Vazquez said: "The Madrid Government, supported by the most important constitutional... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Labour MP who made offensive online comments has changed his views, says Raynerstart today from 5am, first stop was @GMB now onto more media interviews ???? p
West Moreland Gazette / Posted an hour ago
start today from 5am, first stop was @GMB now onto more media interviews ???? pic.twitter.com/0dULw5IStg Ms Rayner told BBC Radio 4’s Today programme: “Jared has said he held those views 15 years ago, but he changed his views, that’s the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Clarke Carlisle admits he nearly killed himself in latest depression battlein 2014. And Carlisle admits he was 'trying to find a responsibly way to die'
Daily Mirror / Posted an hour ago
in 2014. And Carlisle admits he was 'trying to find a responsibly way to die' when he went missing.Carlisle spoke to the BBC about his latest depression battle (Image: Newcastle Chronicle) He told BBC Radio 5 Live: "This time I'm strolling... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Brit who joined fight against ISIS in Syria 'is killed clearing landmines'IT worker Jac Holmes, from Bournemouth, was believed to have been making an are
Daily Mirror / Posted an hour ago
IT worker Jac Holmes, from Bournemouth, was believed to have been making an area safe for civilians when he died, the BBC reported. Jac, previously a council service desk analyst from Bournemouth, had no military training before he left... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Towie's Gemma Collins is coming to Liverpool nightclub - after THAT stage fallCollins is set to come to a Liverpool nightclub - after THAT stage fall. The G
Liverpool Echo / Posted an hour ago
Collins is set to come to a Liverpool nightclub - after THAT stage fall. The GC fell through a trap door at the BBC Radio 1 teen awards over the weekend - creating a viral clip. As she was presenting an award Gemma fell back onto a... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Fans start guessing as EastEnders teases ‘big news’teases ‘big news’ Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 09:48 am EastEnders has teased
Irish Examiner / Posted an hour ago
teases ‘big news’ Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 09:48 am EastEnders has teased that some “big news” is coming. The BBC soap’s press team posted a message on Twitter on Monday night, telling fans: “We think you might want to keep an eye on... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Labour MP who made offensive online comments has changed his views, says Raynerstart today from 5am, first stop was @GMB now onto more media interviews ???? p
Oxford Mail / Posted an hour ago
start today from 5am, first stop was @GMB now onto more media interviews ???? pic.twitter.com/0dULw5IStg Ms Rayner told BBC Radio 4’s Today programme: “Jared has said he held those views 15 years ago, but he changed his views, that’s the... Read more
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Bury Times
Labour MP who made offensive online comments has changed his views, says Raynerstart today from 5am, first stop was @GMB now onto more media interviews ???? p
Bury Times / Posted an hour ago
start today from 5am, first stop was @GMB now onto more media interviews ???? pic.twitter.com/0dULw5IStg Ms Rayner told BBC Radio 4’s Today programme: “Jared has said he held those views 15 years ago, but he changed his views, that’s the... Read more
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BBC News
Austria's Kurz opens talks with far rightAustria: Sebastian Kurz opens talks with far-right party - BBC News Accessibil
BBC News / Posted an hour ago
Austria: Sebastian Kurz opens talks with far-right party - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family & Education Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Reality Check Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America Austria:... Read more
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metro
Ex-Manchester United duo heading for showdown in battle for Everton jobManchester United’s most decorated player (Getty) It turns out one of those co
metro / Posted an hour ago
Manchester United’s most decorated player (Getty) It turns out one of those coaches is his former team-mate Neville. The BBC report that the former Valencia assistant manager, who made more than 250 appearances for Everton during eight years at... Read more
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Gazette
Labour MP who made offensive online comments has changed his views, says Raynerstart today from 5am, first stop was @GMB now onto more media interviews ???? p
Gazette / Posted an hour ago
start today from 5am, first stop was @GMB now onto more media interviews ???? pic.twitter.com/0dULw5IStg Ms Rayner told BBC Radio 4’s Today programme: “Jared has said he held those views 15 years ago, but he changed his views, that’s the... Read more
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guardian-series
Labour MP who made offensive online comments has changed his views, says Raynerstart today from 5am, first stop was @GMB now onto more media interviews ???? p
guardian-series / Posted an hour ago
start today from 5am, first stop was @GMB now onto more media interviews ???? pic.twitter.com/0dULw5IStg Ms Rayner told BBC Radio 4’s Today programme: “Jared has said he held those views 15 years ago, but he changed his views, that’s the... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Labour MP who made offensive online comments has changed his views, says Raynerstart today from 5am, first stop was @GMB now onto more media interviews ???? p
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
start today from 5am, first stop was @GMB now onto more media interviews ???? pic.twitter.com/0dULw5IStg Ms Rayner told BBC Radio 4’s Today programme: “Jared has said he held those views 15 years ago, but he changed his views, that’s the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Electoral Bodies - a History of Blunders and Short Stintsshe said ahead of a repeat presidential elections set for October 26. Dr Akomb
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
she said ahead of a repeat presidential elections set for October 26. Dr Akombe said in a subsequent interview with the BBC that while there was a period when the commission could have made meaningful changes to allow a level playing field,... Read more
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