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GERMANY POLITICS: Chancellor Angela Merkel Falls By 10 Points Six Weeks Before Election

GERMANY POLITICS: Chancellor Angela Merkel Falls By 10 Points Six Weeks Before Election

Despite all this, Merkel’s conservatives, who currently share power with the SPD in a “grand coalition”, look on track to win the Sept. 24 vote. The main question for most experts is whether she will repeat her coalition with the SPD or seek another partner, possibly the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP).

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USA POLITICS: Trump Approval Rating Drops to All-Time Low

USA POLITICS: Trump Approval Rating Drops to All-Time Low

“Despite Americans’ optimism regarding the economy, multiple factors are collectively offsetting the boost that the economy should be giving Trump, and driving down his approval rating,” Mayur said.

“Trump’s skirmish with Attorney General [Jeff] Sessions did not go well with many conservatives, and former communications director Anthony Scaramucci’s vulgar exchange with a reporter upset many. On top of this, the daily dose of insinuations from the media regarding collusion with Russia also help to explain the low approval rating.”

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RUSSIA POLITICS: 83 Percent Russians Approve Putin as President

RUSSIA POLITICS: 83 Percent Russians Approve Putin as President

According to a study released, Putin’s approval rating as Russian president stood at 83.5 percent at the end of July, slightly down on 84.1 percent reported in the middle of the month, but still far ahead of other prominent Russian political figures.

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USA POLITICS: Americans Prefer Obamacare By 2-to-1 Margin to Trumpcare

USA POLITICS: Americans Prefer Obamacare By 2-to-1 Margin to Trumpcare

50 percent prefer Obamacare while 24 percent prefer Republican health plan, also called Trumpcare. 13 percent of respondents said they like neither.

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PERU POLITICS: Pedro Pablo Kuczynski Approval Falls: Poll

PERU POLITICS: Pedro Pablo Kuczynski Approval Falls: Poll

“The fall in popular support for Kuczynski could have many reasons, among them Alfredo Thorne’s exit from the economy ministry,” Ipsos Peru President Alfredo Torres said.

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CANADA POLITICS: Omar Khadr $10m Settlement Opposed By Two-Thirds of Canadians: Poll

CANADA POLITICS: Omar Khadr $10m Settlement Opposed By Two-Thirds of Canadians: Poll

29 per cent of Canadians would have offered Omar Khadr an apology and compensation while 25 per cent would have only apologized.

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UK POLITICS: New Poll: Theresa May Now as Unpopular in Germany as Vladimir Putin

UK POLITICS: New Poll: Theresa May Now as Unpopular in Germany as Vladimir Putin

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has a negative approval rating in every country surveyed and is even behind France’s President, Emmanuel Macron, in Britain.

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AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Shorten Beats Turnbull in New Poll

AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Shorten Beats Turnbull in New Poll

“It’s time for Malcolm Turnbull to listen to Australians and his own MPs and senators and just get this done,” Mr Shorten told Fairfax Media.

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UK POLITICS: Labour Leads Tory With 8 Point: New Poll

UK POLITICS: Labour Leads Tory With 8 Point: New Poll

It came as one in five Labour MPs appeared on a deselection “hit list” apparently drawn up by left wing supporters of Mr Corbyn.

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CANADA POLITICS: Canadians Overwhelming Oppose Sale of Domestic Tech Firms to Chinese Investors: Poll

CANADA POLITICS: Canadians Overwhelming Oppose Sale of Domestic Tech Firms to Chinese Investors: Poll

“For many Canadians, they actually believe those transactions put Canada at risk,” pollster Nik Nanos said in an interview. “If the government continues to embark on this path, it will probably be a significant political risk for them.”

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ARGENTINA POLITICS: Fernandez Bloc Tied in Congressional Elections: Poll

ARGENTINA POLITICS: Fernandez Bloc Tied in Congressional Elections: Poll

Fernandez, who was president between 2007 and 2015, formed a new party independent of Peronism, Argentina’s dominant political movement, before announcing her bid for a Senate seat last month.

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UK POLITICS: Jeremy Corbyn Overtakes Theresa May as Best Choice for Prime Minister: Poll

UK POLITICS: Jeremy Corbyn Overtakes Theresa May as Best Choice for Prime Minister: Poll

This is the first time Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn is ahead in a poll asking who would be the best prime minister.

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UK POLITICS: 500% Surge in Hate Crimes After Manchester Bombing

UK POLITICS: 500% Surge in Hate Crimes After Manchester Bombing

“Hate crime is often under-reported, but we want people to have the confidence in coming forward as no one should be the subject of hate and intolerance.”

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UK POLITICS: Election 2017: Theresa May 41.5, Jeremy Corbyn 40.4: New Poll Update

UK POLITICS: Election 2017: Theresa May 41.5, Jeremy Corbyn 40.4: New Poll Update

British Prime Minister Theresa May’s lead over Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn has narrowed to just 1 percentage point, poll by Survation for ITV television.

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UK POLITICS: Jeremy Corbyn Opens 17-Point Lead Over Theresa May in London: Poll

UK POLITICS: Jeremy Corbyn Opens 17-Point Lead Over Theresa May in London: Poll

Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn is now London’s favorite candidate for the British prime minister as his party has opened a 17-point lead over the ruling Conservatives in the capital, according to a newly released poll.

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UK POLITICS: Theresa May Swings Low in Poll

UK POLITICS: Theresa May Swings Low in Poll

Failure to win the June 8 election with a large majority would weaken Theresa May just as formal Brexit talks are due to begin while the loss of her majority in parliament would pitch British politics into turmoil.

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UK POLITICS: Corbyn Swings High in Poll

UK POLITICS: Corbyn Swings High in Poll

All recent polls have shown that Labour Party led by Jeremy Corbyn has made significant gains in recent weeks.

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UK POLITICS: New Low! Theresa May Lead Falls to 5 Points Ahead of June 8 Election

UK POLITICS: New Low! Theresa May Lead Falls to 5 Points Ahead of June 8 Election

Such a level of support, if it was replicated across the country in a uniform way on June 8, would cut May’s majority to two from the working majority of 17 she currently has, The Times newspaper, which commissioned the poll, said.

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WALES POLITICS: New Poll: Labour 44, Tories 34

WALES POLITICS: New Poll: Labour 44, Tories 34

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

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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