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Poland's ruling nationalists seek to broaden appeal as election nears

Added: 18.07.2019 12:40 | 4 views | 0 comments

Poland's ruling nationalists want to appeal to more educated urban voters beyond their conservative rural base ahead of a parliamentary election later this year when they hope to gain a large enough majority to change the constitution.


British PM candidates hold final leadership debate with focus on Brexit

Added: 18.07.2019 11:18 | 15 views | 0 comments

LONDON, July 17 -- British Prime Minister hopefuls Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt stated their approaches to handling Brexit when they made their final bids for the leadership of the governing Conservative Party on Wednesday. The two contenders, Britain's former and current foreign secretaries, finally completed a nation-wide round of 16 election hustings with a crowded rally in the British capital. Johnson, in his signature flamboyant...

[Ticker] EP employment committee elects Slovak chairwoman

Added: 18.07.2019 10:08 | 5 views | 0 comments

The members of the European Parliament's employment committee elected Slovak MEP Lucia Duris Nicholsonova as chairwoman on Thursday. Nicholsonova was put forward by the European Conservatives and Reformists (ECR) group after their Beata Szydlo, former Polish PM, was , leading to a spat where Szydlo's PiS party to back Commission president candidate Ursula von der Leyen. Nicholsonova received 38 votes in favour and 14 against.

UK's Johnson planning summer 2020 election: Times

Added: 17.07.2019 8:16 | 13 views | 0 comments

Boris Johnson's team wants to hold a national election in the summer of 2020 and has started raising funds to hire more staff and prepare the Conservative Party for the contest, the Times newspaper reported on Wednesday.


Conservative leadership race enters final stretch with Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt set to take part in final hustings

Added: 17.07.2019 5:59 | 12 views | 0 comments

The contest between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt will enter its final furlong this evening as the pair take part in the final hustings of the Conservative leadership race.

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Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dies at 99

Added: 17.07.2019 2:29 | 17 views | 0 comments

At first a moderate conservative, Stevens emerged as a leader of the court's liberal wing, supporting abortion rights, gay rights and the environment.

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Traditional social media sites left out of summit at White House

Added: 17.07.2019 2:18 | 3 views | 0 comments

The White House is holding a social media summit, but companies like Facebook and Twitter did not receive an invite. Instead, conservative organizations were extended a welcome. CNET senior producer Dan Patterson joined "CBSN AM" to break down what to expect and what the Trump administration could stand to gain.


Google VP grilled by senators over allegations of tech giant's bias against conservatives

Added: 16.07.2019 23:01 | 10 views | 0 comments

Republican lawmakers on Tuesday criticized Google during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing over allegations of bias against and censorship of conservative groups on the tech giant’s platforms.

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German Conservative boss to succeed von der Leyen as minister

Added: 16.07.2019 21:30 | 2 views | 0 comments

Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, a close ally of German Chancellor Angela Merkel and head of her Christian Democrat party, will succeed Ursula von der Leyen as defense minister, government spokesman Steffen Seibert told Reuters.


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