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Pakistani opposition criticizes PM over Saudi-Trump summit

Added: 23.05.2017 10:38 | 3 views | 0 comments

ISLAMABAD (AP) — A prominent Pakistani opposition leader has criticized the country's prime minister for an allegedly "ineffective" trip to Saudi Arabia for a summit with U.S. President Donald Trump. The cricket-star-turned-politician Imran Khan is also claiming that Trump snubbed Nawaz Sharif by not singling out Pakistan as a victim of terror attacks in his ...]

Hugo Chavez's childhood home burned by protesters in Venezuela, lawmaker says

Added: 23.05.2017 1:29 | 6 views | 0 comments


Protesters set fire to late President Hugo Chavez's childhood home in western Venezuela on Monday, an opposition lawmaker said, as protests against the South American nation's socialist government grew increasingly hostile.
While demonstrators are decrying current President Nicolas Maduro for the...

From: www.sun-sentinel.com

World Briefs: Sanchez wins back leadership of Socialists

Added: 22.05.2017 22:00 | 2 views | 0 comments

May 23, 2017 5:00 AM
MADRID • Spain's opposition Socialists re-elected Mr Pedro Sanchez, a fierce critic of the ruling conservatives who was ousted last October, as their leader on Sunday, a political revival likely to threaten the minority government by denying it votes in Parliament and potentially bringing about an early election.

From: www.straitstimes.com

GOP Must Go On Offense Against Obstructive Dems

Added: 22.05.2017 19:45 | 9 views | 0 comments

, Boston Herald
Before Donald Trump was sworn in as our president, I warned that the Democrats would not govern, but rather attack, attack, attack the new administration. Unfortunately, they have more than lived up to that prediction. They have given new meaning to the term opposition party by turning every issue, no matter how large or small, into a partisan battle.The mainstream media have enabled them by continuing to act as an arm of the Democratic National Committee, never holding Democrats accountable for flip-flopping or obstructing progress for the people.

From: www.realclearpolitics.com

[Ticker] Socialists in Spain re-elect Pedro Sanchez

Added: 22.05.2017 7:25 | 6 views | 0 comments

The Socialists in Spain have re-elected Pedro Sanchez to lead the party. Sanchez had stepped down last October after he refused to abstain from a vote that aimed to break a nine-month political deadlock, which eventually led to Mariano Rajoy, from the conservative People's Party, becoming prime minister. Sanchez is expected to toughen up the party's opposition to the ruling conservatives.

Venezuela’s Maduro hits out at protesters

Added: 21.05.2017 23:31 | 12 views | 0 comments

Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro has strongly criticised opposition protesters for setting a man on fire during a demonstration, accusing them of targeting him for being pro-government.

From: www.news.com.au

Tory support wobbles as Labour hits out at social care plans

Added: 21.05.2017 22:00 | 2 views | 0 comments

May 22, 2017 5:00 AM
LONDON • Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May's hopes of boosting her parliamentary majority at elections on June 8 suffered a blow on Saturday, as Mr Jeremy Corbyn's opposition Labour Party edged closer in the polls and Conservatives faced a backlash over proposed changes to social care.

From: www.straitstimes.com

Emboldened by Rouhani’s Win, Iranians Seek Further Reforms

Added: 21.05.2017 19:45 | 11 views | 0 comments

Many backers of the newly re-elected president are using the momentum to demand the release of opposition figures, more freedoms and fewer restrictions on daily life. ......

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Syrian city of Homs back under Assad’s control for the first time since war began

Added: 21.05.2017 19:02 | 11 views | 0 comments

Thousands of opposition fighters have left a number of areas in western Syria recently in what the government calls reconciliation deals.

From: globalnews.ca

Uproar over plan for new children's cancer clinic in heart of London's Harley Street

Added: 21.05.2017 7:44 | 10 views | 0 comments

A plan to open a children's cancer clinic on London's exclusive Harley Street has been given the go-ahead despite fervent opposition from local businesses.

From: www.standard.co.uk

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