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Rahul Gandhi takes over India’s opposition

Added: 16.12.2017 9:46 | 20 views | 0 comments

Rahul Gandhi, the scion of India's most famous political dynasty, has taken over as president of the main opposition Congress while facing a stiff challenge from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling Hindu nationalists.


Venezuela talks to resume in January after government, opposition fail to reach deal

Added: 16.12.2017 3:06 | 17 views | 0 comments

Venezuela's government and opposition leaders will hold a new round of talks in January after failing on Friday to reach an agreement to ease a deep political and economic crisis in the troubled OPEC country.


Guardiola addresses Mourinho´s tactical foul claims

Added: 15.12.2017 22:30 | 6 views | 0 comments

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola maintains he has never instructed his player to persistently foul opponents. Guardiola's Manchester United counterpart and old adversary Jose Mourinho soured the build-up to last weekend's derby at Old Trafford by claiming City's players of diving and using tactical fouls to cut out opposition attacks at source. The Football Association ...]


Austria Poised To Become Only Western Country With Far-Right Party in Government

Added: 15.12.2017 18:01 | 14 views | 0 comments

Austria is slated to become the only western European country with a far-right party in government as newly elected Sebastian Kurz and his conservatives move towards a coalition deal with the anti-immigration Freedom Party on Friday, according to Reuters. Sources close to the negotiations say an agreement will likely be reached in the evening, which would mark the end of a decade spent in opposition for the Freedom Party (FPO), which was last in government with the same People's Party (OVP) Kurz now leads in 2000. Kurz won an Oct. 15 parliamentary election with a campaign that was hinged on the issue of the European migrant crisis by taking a hard anti-immigration stance that shared...

Pakistan's top court rejects Imran Khan parliament ban

Added: 15.12.2017 13:36 | 1 views | 0 comments

The top court clears cricketer-turned-opposition politician Imran Khan of failing to declare assets.


Sonia Gandhi retires as India Congress party president

Added: 15.12.2017 11:35 | 6 views | 0 comments

Her son, Rahul, has been elected unopposed as the new president of India's main opposition.


Latest Talks on Syrian Peace End With No Progress

Added: 15.12.2017 4:36 | 6 views | 0 comments

The latest round of Syrian peace talks ended with no progress toward a political settlement and no pause in government offensives against opposition-held areas.

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Italy adopts 'living wills' despite church opposition

Added: 15.12.2017 3:21 | 15 views | 0 comments

December 15, 2017 11:21 AM
ROME (AFP) - Catholic Italy adopted a law Thursday (Dec 14) which will allow patients to refuse life-prolonging treatment despite opposition from the Church, which warned it was a dangerous step towards assisted suicide.


House to vote on spending bill that Senate won't pass, rekindling shutdown showdown

Added: 14.12.2017 23:47 | 12 views | 0 comments

House Republican leaders filed a government funding bill late Wednesday that bows to the wishes of conservative lawmakers but is widely seen as unpassable in the Senate because of Democratic opposition.
The move sets up a showdown between the two chambers and the two parties ahead of a deadline...


Here's how tech's responding to the net neutrality vote

Added: 14.12.2017 22:38 | 11 views | 0 comments

The tech industry was vocal in its opposition to the FCC's decision to reverse Obama-era net neutrality policies.

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