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CHILE POLITICS: Sebastian Pinera Keeps Lead: Presidential Poll

CHILE POLITICS: Sebastian Pinera Keeps Lead: Presidential Poll

A Pinera win would be welcomed by the Chilean business community, which blames current President Michelle Bachelet and her centre-left coalition of stoking market uncertainty in one of Latin America’s most free-market economies.

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UK POLITICS: Philip Hammond Part of Plot to Stop Britain Leaving EU: Pro-Brexit Campaign Groups

UK POLITICS: Philip Hammond Part of Plot to Stop Britain Leaving EU: Pro-Brexit Campaign Groups

“He is part of a cabal of Westminster MPs (Members of Parliament) who believe that if they can delay exit, they can overturn the wishes of the 52 percent who despite threats from the political classes drew upon the courage of their conviction at the ballot box,” said Leave. EU Chairman Arron Banks in a letter to voters in Hammond’s constituency.

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UK POLITICS: Britain Heading Towards Brexit Disaster: William Hague Warns

UK POLITICS: Britain Heading Towards Brexit Disaster: William Hague Warns

“There is the clear potential for Brexit to become the occasion of the greatest economic, diplomatic and constitutional muddle in the modern history of the UK, with unknowable consequences for the country, the Government and the Brexit project itself,” former Conservative Party leader William Hague said.

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CANADA POLITICS: Scheer Rebukes Trudeau For ‘Mishandling’ NAFTA File

CANADA POLITICS: Scheer Rebukes Trudeau For ‘Mishandling’ NAFTA File

“I’ve always been worried about Justin Trudeau’s attitude towards trade,” said Conservative Party Leader Andrew Scheer.

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AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Peter Dutton Calls for Postal Vote on Same-Sex Marriage

AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Peter Dutton Calls for Postal Vote on Same-Sex Marriage

“I’m working on the assumption that this issue is going to be dealt with in this parliament,” Peter Dutton said in proposing a postal vote.

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UK POLITICS: Theresa May Will Remain PM Until 2020: Grayling Transport Minister

UK POLITICS: Theresa May Will Remain PM Until 2020: Grayling Transport Minister

When asked whether he thought May would still be PM in 2020, Grayling said, “I absolutely want her to be and I think she will be.”

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UK POLITICS: Corbyn Should Be Part of Theresa May’s Brexit Negotiation Team: Guy Verhofstadt

UK POLITICS: Corbyn Should Be Part of Theresa May’s Brexit Negotiation Team: Guy Verhofstadt

Guy Verhofstadt, the European Parliament (EP)’s Brexit coordinator, said losing majority in the June 8 election was a “rejection” of May’s hard Brexit plan and now the opposition should also join the negotiations.

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CANADA POLITICS: Trudeau Brushes Off Criticism to Pay C$10m Compensate to Omar Khadr Ex-Guantanamo Inmate

CANADA POLITICS: Trudeau Brushes Off Criticism to Pay C$10m Compensate to Omar Khadr Ex-Guantanamo Inmate

Trudeau’s Liberal government would pay Omar Khadr around C$10 million ($7.7 million) and offer a formal apology to compensate him for abuses he suffered as an inmate at the U.S. military prison in Cuba.

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UK POLITICS: Revealed! Tory Secret Call Centre ‘May Have Broken Election Law’

UK POLITICS: Revealed! Tory Secret Call Centre ‘May Have Broken Election Law’

Tory admitted it commissioned Blue Telecoms to carry out market research and direct marketing calls during the campaign, and insisted the calls were legal.

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UK POLITICS: Strong and Stable to Weak and Unstable: Theresa May Clinging to Power and Backlash from Conservative MPs

UK POLITICS: Strong and Stable to Weak and Unstable: Theresa May Clinging to Power and Backlash from Conservative MPs

Conservative MP, Heidi Allen, predicted she would be gone in six months. Other Conservative MPs are taking soundings about removing Mrs May in the autumn.

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UK POLITICS: Lyn Brown Replaces Diane Abbott

UK POLITICS: Lyn Brown Replaces Diane Abbott

Shadow home secretary Diane Abbott has been temporarily replaced by Lyn Brown due to ill health, Labour has announced.

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UK POLITICS: ‘I’m Voting Labour’: Stephen Hawking, Physicist

UK POLITICS: ‘I’m Voting Labour’: Stephen Hawking, Physicist

Stephen Hawking: “I’m voting Labour because another five years of Conservative government would be disaster for NHS, the police and other public services.”

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UK POLITICS: Corbyn Calls Theresa May to Resign Over Police Cuts

UK POLITICS: Corbyn Calls Theresa May to Resign Over Police Cuts

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says, “Yes we do have a problem, we should never have cut the police numbers.”

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UK POLITICS: No Income Tax Hike for Higher Earners: Michael Fallon

UK POLITICS: No Income Tax Hike for Higher Earners: Michael Fallon

Fallon: “You’ve seen our record. We’re not in business of punishing people for getting on. On the contrary we want people to keep more of their earnings.”

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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: 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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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

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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UK POLITICS: Boris Johnson, Liam Fox, Accept Luxury Food Hampers Gifts From Human Rights Abuser Saudi

UK POLITICS: Boris Johnson, Liam Fox, Accept Luxury Food Hampers Gifts From Human Rights Abuser Saudi

The campaigners assert that the irony of food hampers is that they were given at the time when millions starved due to Saudi continuous bombing on Yemen.

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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

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

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

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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