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USA: Donald Trump Draws Protesters At Boston Fundraiser

USA: Donald Trump Draws Protesters At Boston Fundraiser

Inside the fundraiser, U.S. Sen. Scott Brown and Boston Herald columnist Howie Carr were in attendance, according to a person with knowledge of the attendees who requested anonymity.

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UK: Boris Johnson Quits Tory Leadership Contest

UK: Boris Johnson Quits Tory Leadership Contest

Boris Johnson, the bookmakers’ favorite, withdrawal makes Theresa May, who backed remaining in the EU, the new favorite to succeed David Cameron.

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UK: Tory Leadership Contest: Theresa May’s Statement (Full Text)

UK: Tory Leadership Contest: Theresa May’s Statement (Full Text)

Theresa May: “Together, we – the Conservative Party – can build a better Britain.”

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PHILIPPINE: Rodrigo Duterte Inauguration Takes Center Stage

PHILIPPINE: Rodrigo Duterte Inauguration Takes Center Stage

Duterte is not know for his sartorial elegance: he usually sports a short-sleeved casual shirt, never wears socks and says he wouldn’t be seen in a tie.

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NIGERIA: INEC To Conclude Rerun Elections Before July 31

NIGERIA: INEC To Conclude Rerun Elections Before July 31

INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu stated this Wednesday in Abuja during his second quaterly meeting with states Resident Electoral Commissioners RECs.

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GHANA: Police Will Be ‘Positively Neutral’ In November Election

GHANA: Police Will Be ‘Positively Neutral’ In November Election

Ghana’s Inspector General of Police John Kudalor says officers will be ”positively neutral” in the upcoming November general election.

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CROATIA: Croats Are In Favour Of Snap Election

CROATIA: Croats Are In Favour Of Snap Election

The election comes at a difficult time for Croatia, as it hauls itself out of six years of recession between 2009 to 2014.

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ITALY: Five Star Movement Wins Big In Local Elections

ITALY: Five Star Movement Wins Big In Local Elections

Virginia Raggi said, who won 67 percent of the vote. “We’ll work to bring back legality and transparency to the city’s institutions.”

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MALAYSIA: Najib Razak Defeats Mahathir Mohamad Elections

MALAYSIA: Najib Razak Defeats Mahathir Mohamad Elections

Najib’s party won the Sungai Besar and Kuala Kangsar parliamentary seats on Saturday with increased margins compared with those in 2013 general elections, the election commission said.

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NIGERIA: INEC Says Kogi Rerun Elections Will Be Free, Fair

NIGERIA: INEC Says Kogi Rerun Elections Will Be Free, Fair

In his reaction to the response by the INEC Legal Officer of the State, Hammed Usman, the APC’s representative refused to sign the resolution.

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USA: Trump Campaign Desperate For Funds, Sends Emergency Email To Supporters Seeking Donation

USA: Trump Campaign Desperate For Funds, Sends Emergency Email To Supporters Seeking Donation

“Right now we’re facing an emergency goal of $100,000 to help get our ads on the air. We need your contribution by 11:59 P.M. Tonight,” the email read.

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UK: Conservative Party Will Not Contest Election For Jo Cox Seat

UK: Conservative Party Will Not Contest Election For Jo Cox Seat

Mr Shapps: ‘I hope that in the sad by-election to follow, Jo Cox’s constituency is left uncontested as a tribute to Jo’s extraordinary public service.’

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USA: Jimmy Carter Says Time To Return To Publicly Financed Elections

USA: Jimmy Carter Says Time To Return To Publicly Financed Elections

Rep. David E. Price (D-N.C.) sponsored a bill to bring it in line with modern election costs, but the measure has fierce Republican opposition.

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AUSTRALIA: Victorian Labor Party Not Guilty Of Misusing Staff In 2014 Victorian Election

Following an eight-month investigation, Victoria Police said no criminal offence had been committed.

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AUSTRALIA: Candidates’ Mixed Views On Army-Themed Election Ad

Labor Brisbane candidate Pat O’Neill’s controversial election ad

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DOMINICAN REPUBLIC: Danilo Medina Claims Election Victory

“We have received the support of the majority of the Dominican people,” Mr Danilo Medina told cheering supporters.

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AUSTRALIA: Turnbull To Launch July Election

AUSTRALIA: Turnbull To Launch July Election

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull will visit Governor-General Peter Cosgrove later on Sunday to launch the nation on a protracted election.

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AUSTRALIA: Sombre Election Budget Takes Center Stage

AUSTRALIA: Sombre Election Budget Takes Center Stage

Scott Morrison told parliament in his budget speech: “These are extraordinary times. None of us can become complacent.”

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AUSTRALIA: Turnbull Calls For Early Election

Malcolm Turnbull: “I will be asking the governor-general to dissolve both houses of parliament for election which I expect to be held on second of July.”

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AUSTRALIA: Election 2016: Turnbull Rolls Dice And His Fate Rests In An Unlikely Budget

AUSTRALIA: Election 2016: Turnbull Rolls Dice And His Fate Rests In An Unlikely Budget

Opposition Leader Bill Shorten is coming hard, and in a two horse race, cannot be counted out.

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