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UK POLITICS: Alastair Campbell to Theresa May: Stop Bringing Your Personal Faith, Childhood Memories into Easter Message

UK POLITICS: Alastair Campbell to Theresa May: Stop Bringing Your Personal Faith, Childhood Memories into Easter Message 0

Theresa May, the daughter of a vicar, said Christian values could ‘bring us together’ amid intense debate over Brexit that continues to divide the nation.

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USA POLITICS: Trump Supporters, Opponents Clash in California Park

USA POLITICS: Trump Supporters, Opponents Clash in California Park 0

“As a veteran, I like the track America is on, and that Trump is willing to stand and say we are still America and we are not going to be globalist, we’re not going to be a communist country,” Tempesta said. “That’s a message I can get behind.”

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NIGERIA POLITICS: 4 Dead After Army, Police Bloody Clash in Yobe State

NIGERIA POLITICS: 4 Dead After Army, Police Bloody Clash in Yobe State 0

“Nigeria police is abreast of the unfortunate incident in Damaturu between personnel of the force and Nigerian army,” police spokesman Jimoh Moshood said.

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AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Pauline Hanson’s Call for Halal-Certified Easter Eggs Boycott Backfires

AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Pauline Hanson’s Call for Halal-Certified Easter Eggs Boycott Backfires 0

“Go and buy some non-halal Easter eggs and chocolate and have a very happy Easter everyone,” Senator Pauline Hanson says in the video.

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USA POLITICS: Trump Spokesman Spicer Comment, ‘Hitler Didn’t Use Chemical Weapons’ Backfires

USA POLITICS: Trump Spokesman Spicer Comment, ‘Hitler Didn’t Use Chemical Weapons’ Backfires 0

“Sean Spicer must be fired, and the President must immediately disavow his spokesman’s statements,” Nancy Pelosi said in a statement.

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USA POLITICS: Bizarre Conspiracy! ‘Putin Masterminds Chemical Attack to Help Trump’

USA POLITICS: Bizarre Conspiracy! ‘Putin Masterminds Chemical Attack to Help Trump’ 0

“By proxy Russia is responsible for every civilian death last week,” British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon wrote in reference to the gas attack in Idlib.

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USA POLITICS: Shadow Brokers Hackers Punishes Trump for ‘Abandoning’ His Base

USA POLITICS: Shadow Brokers Hackers Punishes Trump for ‘Abandoning’ His Base 0

NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden confirmed the leak included authentic NSA software. The leak doesn’t contain the entire spy tools library, Snowden tweeted.

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UGANDA POLITICS: Police Arrests Stella Nyanzi Who Criticised Janet Museveni

UGANDA POLITICS: Police Arrests Stella Nyanzi Who Criticised Janet Museveni 0

Stella Nyanzi, a prominent academic has been arrested for criticising the wife of Ugandan Janet Museveni on social media, police said Saturday.

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UK POLITICS: Ken Livingstone’s Adolf Hitler Remark Backfires

UK POLITICS: Ken Livingstone’s Adolf Hitler Remark Backfires 0

The row over Livingstone comes against a backdrop of criticism within Labour and in the Jewish community, rejected by party leaders, that Labour has had a persistent problem with anti-Semitism under hard-left leader Jeremy Corbyn.

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CANADA POLITICS: Security Agencies Probe Illicit Cellphone Spying Near Parliament Hill

CANADA POLITICS: Security Agencies Probe Illicit Cellphone Spying Near Parliament Hill 0

CBC said it detected four locations where the devices were being used, close enough to cover Parliament Hill and the office of Prime Minister Trudeau.

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HUNGARY POLITICS: Law Approved Targeting George Soros-Founded University, US ‘Disappointed’

HUNGARY POLITICS: Law Approved Targeting George Soros-Founded University, US ‘Disappointed’ 0

Prime Minister Viktor Orban, a critic of liberal civil organizations funded by George Soros, said University violated regulations in awarding diplomas.

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PHILIPPINE POLITICS: Duterte to School Children: He Would ‘Kill Drug Dealers’

PHILIPPINE POLITICS: Duterte to School Children: He Would ‘Kill Drug Dealers’ 0

Duterte: “I need soldiers, I need boy scouts. Who wants to become soldiers? I am counting on you, are you ready? Answer me, children. Always love your country.”

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Melaye to Ali Ndume: Saraki Will Reduce Your Punishment If You Tender Apology

NIGERIA POLITICS: Melaye to Ali Ndume: Saraki Will Reduce Your Punishment If You Tender Apology 0

Speaking when he appeared as a guest on Politics Today, a programme on Channels Television, Dino Melaye said Ali Ndume was not a victim of witch-hunt.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: To Eliminate Corruption Will Eliminate Human Race: Dogara

NIGERIA POLITICS: To Eliminate Corruption Will Eliminate Human Race: Dogara 0

Yakubu Dogara admits: “To eliminate it will amount to eliminating the totality of the human race. This is because no human being is clothed in perfection.”

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VIETNAM POLITICS: Vietnam Slams US Award For Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh ‘Mother Mushroom’

VIETNAM POLITICS: Vietnam Slams US Award For Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh ‘Mother Mushroom’ 0

Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh, detained in October for anti-state propaganda, was one of 13 women worldwide to receive an International Women of Courage Award.

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SOUTH AFRICA POLITICS: Zuma Mulls Quitting 2018 in Deal to Oust Gordhan

SOUTH AFRICA POLITICS: Zuma Mulls Quitting 2018 in Deal to Oust Gordhan 0

“If confirmed, this could be the long-awaited compromise where Jacob Zuma agrees to go in return for some protection,” said political analyst Nic Borain.

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USA POLITICS: Paul Ryan Opposes Trump Working With Democrats on Healthcare

USA POLITICS: Paul Ryan Opposes Trump Working With Democrats on Healthcare 0

“I don’t want that to happen,” U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan said, referring to Trump’s offer to work with Democrats.

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USA POLITICS: Spirited Hillary Clinton Jabs Trump Administration

USA POLITICS: Spirited Hillary Clinton Jabs Trump Administration 0

“These are bad policies that will hurt people and take our country in the wrong direction,” Hillary Clinton said, relaying what she had become one of her mantras since the November election.

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USA POLITICS: Tit-For-Tat: Democratic Attorneys General Target Trump, Republican AGs Target Them

USA POLITICS: Tit-For-Tat: Democratic Attorneys General Target Trump, Republican AGs Target Them 0

Attorneys general are top public lawyer in each state, charged with defending state agencies from lawsuits as well as initiating litigation on their own.

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IRAN POLITICS: 15 US Companies Sanctioned By Iran, List May Expand

IRAN POLITICS: 15 US Companies Sanctioned By Iran, List May Expand 0

Iran has announced retaliatory sanctions on 15 American companies over their support for Israeli crimes and terrorism two days after Washington imposed bans on nearly a dozen foreign companies or individuals for aiding the Islamic Republic.

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