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The Columbian
Japan votes: Incumbent PM Abe is apparent victorhandily win a general election Sunday, possibly even retaining its two-thirds m
The Columbian / Posted 16 minutes ago
handily win a general election Sunday, possibly even retaining its two-thirds majority in the more powerful lower house of parliament. Japanese voters may not love Abe, but they appear to want to stick with what they know, rather than hand the... Read more
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Gulf News
Paul van Dyk returns after near-death falloutrage that the far-right Alternative for Germany — “a party that is not dista
Gulf News / Posted 21 minutes ago
outrage that the far-right Alternative for Germany — “a party that is not distancing itself from Nazis, from racism” — won parliament seats in the recent election.Like US artists since the rise of Donald Trump, van Dyk, who was born under communist... Read more
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New Kerala
Governments of Canada and Ontario invest in public transit in Toronto - newkerala news #282047a strong foundation for a sustainable economic future. The Honourable Kirsty D
New Kerala / Posted 22 minutes ago
a strong foundation for a sustainable economic future. The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Member of Parliament for Etobicoke North, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Not govt’s business to tell women what to wear: Trudeau on Quebec’s ban on face coveringsit did not provide details. Regulations setting out how the new law will be enf
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 32 minutes ago
it did not provide details. Regulations setting out how the new law will be enforced are yet to come. Asked in the federal parliament whether he would challenge the law, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who represents a Montreal district,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Eskom pension and provident fund’s rules under spotlight in Parliament On Friday, the fund’s CEO Sibusiso Luthuli was quizzed by the Portfolio Commi
Eye Witness News / Posted 42 minutes ago
On Friday, the fund’s CEO Sibusiso Luthuli was quizzed by the Portfolio Committee on Public Enterprises about why Molefe secured a R30 million payout. Former Eskom CEO Brian... Read more
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iafrica.com
Eskom pension & provident fund under spotlightEWN. CAPE TOWN – The Eskom Pension and Provident Fund’s rules and governance s
iafrica.com / Posted 42 minutes ago
EWN. CAPE TOWN – The Eskom Pension and Provident Fund’s rules and governance structures have come under scrutiny in Parliament in the wake of Brian Molefe’s pension controversy. On Friday, the fund’s CEO Sibusiso Luthuli was quizzed by the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Japan snap elections: All you need to knowfor snap general elections, a year ahead of schedule. A low voter turnout is e
Aljazeera / Posted 49 minutes ago
for snap general elections, a year ahead of schedule. A low voter turnout is expected on October 22 in the country's 48th parliamentary elections. Following a short stint as prime minister in 2006, Abe has been in power since December 2012. Al... Read more
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SKY News
Spain's king hits out at Catalonia 'secession attempt'd'Esquadra. :: Spain plans to hold early election in Catalonia next year It c
SKY News / Posted an hour ago
d'Esquadra. :: Spain plans to hold early election in Catalonia next year It could also force new elections in the Catalan parliament, where separatists have held a majority since 2015. Speaking at an EU summit in Brussels on Friday, Mr Rajoy said... Read more
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Business Standard India
12 years after Delhi HC clean-chit to Hindujas, CBI to reopen Bofors casethe apex court in appeal against any judgment or order of any court or tribunal
Business Standard India / Posted an hour ago
the apex court in appeal against any judgment or order of any court or tribunal in India. A majority of the members of a parliamentary sub-committee on defence attached to the Public Accounts Committee (PAC), headed by Biju Janata Dal MP... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Date set for Japan emperor abdication - reporta job for life - and it reignited debate about allowing women to ascend the tra
News 24 South Africa / Posted an hour ago
a job for life - and it reignited debate about allowing women to ascend the traditionally male-only throne. In June, the parliament passed a one-off rule allowing the ageing emperor to step down but the Asahi report is the first time a precise... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Hanover Park parents threaten to shut down schoolsIn August mothers from Hanover Park and other Cape Flats communities marched to
News 24 South Africa / Posted an hour ago
In August mothers from Hanover Park and other Cape Flats communities marched to Parliament over the killing of their children in gang violence. (Ashraf Hendricks, GroundUp) Cape Town – The Western Cape education department has failed to respond to... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Rambharat: 404 vacancies in agriculture ministryministry does not have. “So it takes a lot longer to get certain changes done
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 2 hours ago
ministry does not have. “So it takes a lot longer to get certain changes done in the ministry.” In his opening remarks in Parliament, Rambharat admitted that the ministry was impeded to a great degree as there were 404 vacancies which needed to be... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
National Energy Guarantee leaves local projects in the lurchNEG UNVEILING: It's a thumbs up from Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce (centr
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 hours ago
NEG UNVEILING: It's a thumbs up from Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce (centre) during Question Time at Parliament House in Canberra on Wednesday with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull (right) and Minister for Environment and Energy Josh Frydenberg... Read more
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Adelaide Now
NZ PM phone call stuns Aussieafter hearing a few different variations used by Australian and New Zealand bro
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 hours ago
after hearing a few different variations used by Australian and New Zealand broadcasters. After calling the New Zealand Parliament to ask staff there, Webb’s call was transferred to Labour offices — and it was Ardern herself who answered. She... Read more
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The Courier Mail
SSM legal by Christmas if yes succeedsLive today that if there was a majority Yes result in the postal survey, a priv
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
Live today that if there was a majority Yes result in the postal survey, a private members bill would be introduced into parliament and would ‘sail through’. “If there is a Yes vote, then we will ensure there is a private members bill to... Read more
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The Courier Mail
NZ PM phone call stuns Aussieafter hearing a few different variations used by Australian and New Zealand bro
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
after hearing a few different variations used by Australian and New Zealand broadcasters. After calling the New Zealand Parliament to ask staff there, Webb’s call was transferred to Labour offices — and it was Ardern herself who answered. She... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Clear that Modi wants peace with Pak, but not at security cost to India: US officialpolicy now is “talks and terror” cannot go together, as was articulated by exte
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 hours ago
policy now is “talks and terror” cannot go together, as was articulated by external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj in Parliament, which has been repeated several times since then, the official said. “I think India has to make its own... Read more
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The Age
Ombudsman could investigate Victorian education department boss justice executive not to give damaging court evidence against the Andrews gover
The Age / Posted 2 hours ago
justice executive not to give damaging court evidence against the Andrews government. Fairfax Media can reveal that a parliamentary committee will refer the allegations involving education department secretary Gill Callister​ to the state... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Matchmaker Merkel seeks awkward three-way embracecould lead to public disenchantment and fuel further support for the far-right
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 hours ago
could lead to public disenchantment and fuel further support for the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD), which entered parliament for the first time last month. If she cannot clinch a three-way coalition pact, Merkel could try to form a... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Rowley: Emergency response time must be betterrelief. “I am glad they would like to see me, but we all have different respon
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 3 hours ago
relief. “I am glad they would like to see me, but we all have different responsibilities. There is a Government structure, parliament is in session for the National Budget... If it was feasible for me to go I would have, but it was not,” h... Read more
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News.com.au
NZ PM phone call stuns AussieNew Zealand's incoming Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. An Australian journalist
News.com.au / Posted 3 hours ago
New Zealand's incoming Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. An Australian journalist got a shock when he called the New Zealand Parliament got put straight through to the New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern (pictured). Picture: Marty... Read more
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Daily Herald
Japan votes: Incumbent PM Abe appears headed to victorygeneral election Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, possibly even retaining its two-thirds
Daily Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
general election Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, possibly even retaining its two-thirds majority in the more powerful lower house of parliament. In this Oct. 18, 2017, photo, Japan's Prime Minister and President of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party Shinzo... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Czech Trump’ poised to win vote, promises ‘new stage’especially,” he added. Far-right and far-left anti-EU parties are eyeing stron
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 hours ago
especially,” he added. Far-right and far-left anti-EU parties are eyeing strong gains which could lead to a fragmented parliament with up to nine parties and few natural coalition allies. Analysts warn of instability and that the Czech... Read more
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WA Today
Suspicion that LGBT rights are 'Western agenda' fuels Indonesian crackdownis legal in Indonesia, except in the ultra-conservative province of Aceh, which
WA Today / Posted 3 hours ago
is legal in Indonesia, except in the ultra-conservative province of Aceh, which enforces Sharia law. Meanwhile Indonesia's parliament is considering national legislation that would ban LGBT content on TV by the end of the year. "I'm obviously... Read more
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The Hindu
Japan polls: Incumbent Prime Minister Abe appears headed to victorywin a general election on Sunday, possibly even retaining its two-thirds majori
The Hindu / Posted 4 hours ago
win a general election on Sunday, possibly even retaining its two-thirds majority in the more powerful lower house of parliament. Japanese voters may not love Mr. Abe, but they appear to want to stick with what they know, rather than hand the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Suspicion that LGBT rights are 'Western agenda' fuels Indonesian crackdownis legal in Indonesia, except in the ultra-conservative province of Aceh, which
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
is legal in Indonesia, except in the ultra-conservative province of Aceh, which enforces Sharia law. Meanwhile Indonesia's parliament is considering national legislation that would ban LGBT content on TV by the end of the year. "I'm obviously... Read more
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express
White House confirms Donald Trump will NOT visit UK until 2018receives more than 100,000 signatures in the space of six months must be debate
express / Posted 4 hours ago
receives more than 100,000 signatures in the space of six months must be debated by MPs. The petition was discussed in parliament on February 20. Following the debate, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: “HM Government recognises the... Read more
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The Age
Suspicion that LGBT rights are 'Western agenda' fuels Indonesian crackdownis legal in Indonesia, except in the ultra-conservative province of Aceh, which
The Age / Posted 4 hours ago
is legal in Indonesia, except in the ultra-conservative province of Aceh, which enforces Sharia law. Meanwhile Indonesia's parliament is considering national legislation that would ban LGBT content on TV by the end of the year. "I'm obviously... Read more
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News.com.au
Royal Hobart Show a world-beaterworld. Royal Agricultural Society of Tasmania chief executive Scott Gadd said
News.com.au / Posted 4 hours ago
world. Royal Agricultural Society of Tasmania chief executive Scott Gadd said the first Hobart Show was held in 1822 near Parliament House. “Its venues have also included the Hobart Town Hall, Elwick Racecourse, Brighton and New Town,” Mr Gadd... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Japan votes: Incumbent PM Abe appears headed to victoryhandily win a general election Sunday, possibly even retaining its two-thirds m
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
handily win a general election Sunday, possibly even retaining its two-thirds majority in the more powerful lower house of parliament. Japanese voters may not love Abe, but they appear to want to stick with what they know, rather than hand the... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Japan votes: Incumbent PM Abe appears headed to victorya slew of defectors from the Democrats. Media polls indicate Abe’s ruling coali
Rapid City Journal / Posted 4 hours ago
a slew of defectors from the Democrats. Media polls indicate Abe’s ruling coalition will handily win the general election, possibly even retaining its two-thirds majority in the more powerful lower house of parliament. (AP Photo/Koj... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Japan votes: Incumbent PM Abe appears headed to victoryhandily win a general election Sunday, possibly even retaining its two-thirds m
The Middletown Press / Posted 4 hours ago
handily win a general election Sunday, possibly even retaining its two-thirds majority in the more powerful lower house of parliament. Japanese voters may not love Abe, but they appear to want to stick with what they know, rather than hand the... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Japan votes: Incumbent PM Abe appears headed to victorya slew of defectors from the Democrats. Media polls indicate Abe’s ruling coali
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
a slew of defectors from the Democrats. Media polls indicate Abe’s ruling coalition will handily win the general election, possibly even retaining its two-thirds majority in the more powerful lower house of parliament. (AP Photo/Koj... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Rajasthan ordinance protects officials from probes, 72 killed in at mosques blast in Afghanistan, Delhi air quality severe after Diwali, US tech companies to lobby for immigrants: Top storiesGuru’s mercy plea on government’s advice: Pranab Mukherjee Former president Pr
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Guru’s mercy plea on government’s advice: Pranab Mukherjee Former president Pranab Mukherjee said on Friday he rejected Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru’s mercy petition on advice from the government as he could not have assumed the role of... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Japan votes: Incumbent PM Abe appears headed to victorya slew of defectors from the Democrats. Media polls indicate Abe’s ruling coali
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 4 hours ago
a slew of defectors from the Democrats. Media polls indicate Abe’s ruling coalition will handily win the general election, possibly even retaining its two-thirds majority in the more powerful lower house of parliament. (AP Photo/Koj... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Abe in pole position as Japan vote enters home straightKorea and “Abenomics” growth strategy. Abe’s coalition is on track to win arou
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 hours ago
Korea and “Abenomics” growth strategy. Abe’s coalition is on track to win around 300 seats in the 465-seat lower house of parliament, according to a projection published by the Nikkei daily. ADVERTISEMENT If the polls are correct, the... Read more
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heraldscotland
The cesspit that is world sport is still reeking of same old stenchand bullying around the Eniola Aluko affair. It triggered manager Mark Sampson'
heraldscotland / Posted 4 hours ago
and bullying around the Eniola Aluko affair. It triggered manager Mark Sampson's sacking, and the FA being summoned before Parliament. They made a public apology but emerged humiliated, after chairman Greg Clarke attempted to divert attention by... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Japan votes: Incumbent PM Abe appears headed to victoryhandily win a general election Sunday, possibly even retaining its two-thirds m
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 4 hours ago
handily win a general election Sunday, possibly even retaining its two-thirds majority in the more powerful lower house of parliament. Japanese voters may not love Abe, but they appear to want to stick with what they know, rather than hand the... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Japan votes: Incumbent PM Abe appears headed to victorya slew of defectors from the Democrats. Media polls indicate Abe’s ruling coali
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
a slew of defectors from the Democrats. Media polls indicate Abe’s ruling coalition will handily win the general election, possibly even retaining its two-thirds majority in the more powerful lower house of parliament. (AP Photo/Koj... Read more
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Perth Now
Separatist showdown kicks offwith the Spanish government before officially declaring the region’s independen
Perth Now / Posted 4 hours ago
with the Spanish government before officially declaring the region’s independence. Mr Puigdemont addressed the parliament today, one hour later than he was scheduled to. He claimed the Catalan people had made their decision loud and... Read more
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WA Today
Spain's opposition backs suspension of Catalan autonomyopposition party confirmed that it would support the central government if it t
WA Today / Posted 4 hours ago
opposition party confirmed that it would support the central government if it took steps to dissolve the Catalan regional parliament in order to head off its drive for secession. A representative of the Spanish Socialist party said on Friday that... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Japan votes: Incumbent PM Abe appears headed to victoryhandily win a general election Sunday, possibly even retaining its two-thirds m
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 hours ago
handily win a general election Sunday, possibly even retaining its two-thirds majority in the more powerful lower house of parliament. Japanese voters may not love Abe, but they appear to want to stick with what they know, rather than hand the... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Japan votes: Incumbent PM Abe appears headed to victorya slew of defectors from the Democrats. Media polls indicate Abe’s ruling coali
Fremont Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
a slew of defectors from the Democrats. Media polls indicate Abe’s ruling coalition will handily win the general election, possibly even retaining its two-thirds majority in the more powerful lower house of parliament. (AP Photo/Koj... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Japan votes: Incumbent PM Abe appears headed to victorygeneral election Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, possibly even retaining its two-thirds
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 hours ago
general election Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, possibly even retaining its two-thirds majority in the more powerful lower house of parliament. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi) TOKYO (AP) — Japan's leader may have made the right call after all, if not for his... Read more
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Missoulian
Japan votes: Incumbent PM Abe appears headed to victorya slew of defectors from the Democrats. Media polls indicate Abe’s ruling coali
Missoulian / Posted 4 hours ago
a slew of defectors from the Democrats. Media polls indicate Abe’s ruling coalition will handily win the general election, possibly even retaining its two-thirds majority in the more powerful lower house of parliament. (AP Photo/Koj... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Japan votes: Incumbent PM Abe appears headed to victoryhandily win a general election Sunday, possibly even retaining its two-thirds m
The Register Citizen / Posted 5 hours ago
handily win a general election Sunday, possibly even retaining its two-thirds majority in the more powerful lower house of parliament. Japanese voters may not love Abe, but they appear to want to stick with what they know, rather than hand the... Read more
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The World
Japan votes: Incumbent PM Abe appears headed to victorya slew of defectors from the Democrats. Media polls indicate Abe’s ruling coali
The World / Posted 5 hours ago
a slew of defectors from the Democrats. Media polls indicate Abe’s ruling coalition will handily win the general election, possibly even retaining its two-thirds majority in the more powerful lower house of parliament. (AP Photo/Koj... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Japan votes: Incumbent PM Abe appears headed to victorya slew of defectors from the Democrats. Media polls indicate Abe’s ruling coali
The Times and Democrat / Posted 5 hours ago
a slew of defectors from the Democrats. Media polls indicate Abe’s ruling coalition will handily win the general election, possibly even retaining its two-thirds majority in the more powerful lower house of parliament. (AP Photo/Koj... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Japan votes: Incumbent PM Abe appears headed to victoryhandily win a general election Sunday, possibly even retaining its two-thirds m
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 hours ago
handily win a general election Sunday, possibly even retaining its two-thirds majority in the more powerful lower house of parliament. Japanese voters may not love Abe, but they appear to want to stick with what they know, rather than hand the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Spain's opposition backs suspension of Catalan autonomyopposition party confirmed that it would support the central government if it t
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
opposition party confirmed that it would support the central government if it took steps to dissolve the Catalan regional parliament in order to head off its drive for secession. A representative of the Spanish Socialist party said on Friday that... Read more
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