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Japan goes to the polls in snap election

Added: 21.10.2017 23:02 | 2 views | 0 comments

Millions are voting in the election, which was called by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe last month.


Billionaire Andrej Babis win Czech election by large margin

Added: 21.10.2017 19:11 | 12 views | 0 comments

Czech billionaire Andrej Babis won a thumping victory in Saturday’s parliamentary election, giving the anti-establishment businessman facing fraud charges a strong mandate to cut taxes, lift public investment and fight immigration. Babis’s ANO movement held an unbeatable 30.04% of the vote with 94.4% of voting stations having reported -- almost three times any other party and giving it a chance to rule with just one partner in a coalition. ANO is the first party to break a quarter century of dominance by two mainstream centre-right and centre-left parties, highlighting a shifting political landscape in Europe where a refugee...

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In Florida, Felons Want Voting Rights Back As Soon As They Complete Their Sentences

Added: 21.10.2017 14:00 | 6 views | 0 comments

Thousands of petitions are circulating across the state in an unprecedented grass-roots campaign to restore voting rights to almost 1.7 million people.


Czech election latest: Europe's Donald Trump set to be handed power in headache for EU

Added: 21.10.2017 10:46 | 11 views | 0 comments

CZECH citizens are voting for a second day in a parliamentary election that could hand power to a eurosceptic billionaire in Central Europe in a huge blow to the European Union.


Disorder won't keep student from spreading smiles or classmates from voting him on homecoming court

Added: 21.10.2017 2:51 | 15 views | 0 comments

Graham Quarels, who was born with Williams syndrome, said he was surprised when his classmates nominated him for the court.

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Congress Moves Closer to Allowing Arctic Drilling

Added: 20.10.2017 20:30 | 3 views | 0 comments

Senate Republicans moved closer to allowing drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Thursday after voting down a Democratic measure to block it.

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Rich businessman likely next Czech PM

Added: 20.10.2017 13:37 | 15 views | 0 comments

Czechs are voting in a parliamentary election expected to hand power to Andrej Babis, a wealthy businessman turned politician who has pledged to sweep aside traditional parties, boost investment and keep out refugees.


Tax reform lurches ahead with Senate voting marathon

Added: 19.10.2017 22:30 | 5 views | 0 comments

What matters, GOP critics say, are the few lines in the budget that direct tax-writers to start their work.

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Opposition Politicians Go Abroad To Decry Voter Fraud Back Home in Venezuela

Added: 19.10.2017 20:36 | 22 views | 0 comments

Key members from Venezuela's opposition party plan to travel abroad to spread what they call the "fraudulent" voting system being used by President Nicolas Maduro after losing gubernatorial elections over the weekend, according to Reuters. Congress president Julio Borges said in a press conference on Thursday that the coalition is attempting to stir up international support to help add to growing sanctions against Maduro's administration. The deeply unpopular government run by Maduro was able to achieve a number of unexpected victories on Sunday's regional vote, grabbing 18 of 23 states in the middle of an economic crisis that has millions skipping meals and losing weight while inflation...

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