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VENEZUELA POLITICS: December Set for Delayed Regional Elections

VENEZUELA POLITICS: December Set for Delayed Regional Elections 0

Electoral officials in Venezuela are scheduling long-delayed regional elections for December, though the apparent olive branch may never come to fruition.

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USA POLITICS: Russia ‘Brazenly Interfered’ With 2016 US Presidential Election: John Brennan

USA POLITICS: Russia ‘Brazenly Interfered’ With 2016 US Presidential Election: John Brennan 0

Brennan said: “It should be clear to everyone Russia brazenly interfered in our 2016 presidential election process and that they undertook these activities despite our strong protests and explicit warning that they do not do so.”

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UK POLITICS: Rattled Theresa May Faces Accusations of Dishonesty

UK POLITICS: Rattled Theresa May Faces Accusations of Dishonesty 0

Prime Minister May’s character has become issue in the election campaign, raising its head after Tory lead narrowed to single digits in several polls.

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WALES POLITICS: New Poll: Labour 44, Tories 34

WALES POLITICS: New Poll: Labour 44, Tories 34 0

The YouGov survey released on Monday showed a massive 16-point shift towards the Welsh Labour, putting it ahead of Tories 44 percent to 34 percent.

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UK POLITICS: 2017 Election: Theresa May Biggest Misstep

UK POLITICS: 2017 Election: Theresa May Biggest Misstep 0

Theresa May: “We will make sure nobody has to sell their family home to pay for care. We will make sure there’s absolute limit on what people need to pay.”

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UK POLITICS: Corbyn to Students: From September 2017 You Won’t Pay Tuition Fees

UK POLITICS: Corbyn to Students: From September 2017 You Won’t Pay Tuition Fees 0

Labour’s Angela Rayner says people coming out of university face debts of up to £44,000 – a “gut-wrenching” sum which “hangs over them” for years to come.

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UK POLITICS: Corbyn Refuses to Single Out IRA for Condemnation

UK POLITICS: Corbyn Refuses to Single Out IRA for Condemnation 0

Jeremy Corbyn the Labour leader said “all bombing is wrong”, as he was repeatedly asked to condemn the IRA alone for its role in the Troubles.

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UK POLITICS: £350m for NHS After Brexit Pledge is in Conservative Manifesto: Boris Johnson Falsely Claims

UK POLITICS: £350m for NHS After Brexit Pledge is in Conservative Manifesto: Boris Johnson Falsely Claims 0

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has falsely claimed. “It is actually. It is. Theresa May, she said at the launch of our manifesto.”

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IRAN POLITICS: Hassan Rouhani Wins 2017 Presidential Election

IRAN POLITICS: Hassan Rouhani Wins 2017 Presidential Election 0

Hassan Rouhani won Iran’s 12th presidential election. President Rouhani will speak live on state television at 6:00 p.m. Iran time (1330 GMT) on Saturday.

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UK POLITICS: Carer Cries On Air Telling Theresa May She Will Be Homeless When Her Mum Dies Under Tories

UK POLITICS: Carer Cries On Air Telling Theresa May She Will Be Homeless When Her Mum Dies Under Tories 0

Anna slammed the Conservative manifesto in its entirety: ‘They’re trashing the elderly people, especially ones who are sick and frail.’ Watch the Video.

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UK POLITICS: Conservatives to Outspend Labour Party in Election Campaigning

UK POLITICS: Conservatives to Outspend Labour Party in Election Campaigning 0

“We need to make sure Conservatives stay in power,” said Charlie Mullins pro-EU chief executive, Pimlico Plumbers who donated 50,000 pounds to Conservatives under May’s predecessor David Cameron.

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IRAN POLITICS: Iran Fiercely Contested Election Takes Center Stage

IRAN POLITICS: Iran Fiercely Contested Election Takes Center Stage 0

In the last election, Rouhani won more than three times as many votes as his closest challenger. But this time the outcome promises to be much closer.

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UK POLITICS: No ‘Mayism’: Theresa May Says, Launches Manifesto

UK POLITICS: No ‘Mayism’: Theresa May Says, Launches Manifesto 0

Theresa May: “There is good solid Conservatism, which puts the interests of the country and the ordinary working people at the heart of everything we do.”

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IRAN POLITICS: Hassan Rouhani Breaks Political Taboos

IRAN POLITICS: Hassan Rouhani Breaks Political Taboos 0

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has reinvented himself as a rabble-rousing political street fighter to shore up his chances in an unexpectedly tight race against a united conservative bloc.

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UK POLITICS: Corbynistas Planning Jeremy Corbyn’s Victory Party

UK POLITICS: Corbynistas Planning Jeremy Corbyn’s Victory Party 0

In anticipation of victory, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn’s fans already set up an event on Facebook, which has seized the interest of thousands of supporters.

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UK POLITICS: Manifesto: After 2020 Tory Will End Triple Lock Pension

UK POLITICS: Manifesto: After 2020 Tory Will End Triple Lock Pension 0

Ahead of a June 8 election, Theresa May said the double lock would mean pensions would rise in line with earnings or inflation, whichever was highest.

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ZIMBABWE POLITICS: Lesotho King Letsie III to Consult Mugabe on Elections

ZIMBABWE POLITICS: Lesotho King Letsie III to Consult Mugabe on Elections 0

Lesotho King Letsie III, born David Mohato Bereng Seeiso to consult President Robert Mugabe and members of his inner circle on election management as the mountain kingdom prepares for crunch polls in June this year.

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UK POLITICS: Manifesto: Labour Party Key Election Pledges

UK POLITICS: Manifesto: Labour Party Key Election Pledges 0

Labour Party launched its election manifesto to renationalise mail, rail and water services, increase tax. Here’s key summary of Labour Party pledges.

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UK POLITICS: Manifesto: Labour Party Will ‘Immediately Recognize’ Palestine State if Party Wins June 8 Election

UK POLITICS: Manifesto: Labour Party Will ‘Immediately Recognize’ Palestine State if Party Wins June 8 Election 2

“Labour is committed to comprehensive peace in Middle East based on a two-state solution – a secure Israel alongside a secure and viable state of Palestine,” the document said.

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UK POLITICS: ‘Destroy Labour, We Are Not Allowed to Crow’: Conservative Lawmaker Says

UK POLITICS: ‘Destroy Labour, We Are Not Allowed to Crow’: Conservative Lawmaker Says 0

Conservatives say, would hand Theresa May the kind of commanding victory she needs to strengthen her hand in divorce talks with the EU.

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