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CANADA: Canadians Want New Prime Minister – Poll Suggests 0

The Poll survey of 2,119 Canadians suggests the Liberal Party under Justin Trudeau has been growing in popular support in recent weeks. Read more.

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ST THOMAS: John DeJongh Pleads Not Guilty To Embezzlement Charges 0

John DeJongh: “I have confidence that the judicial process will result in the just and proper outcome. Read more.

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CANADA: NDP Comfortable Lead In Poll Now Shrinking 0

A new poll by EKOS Research published Friday suggests the NDP is losing steam, dropping 3.4 points. Read more.

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CANADA: Alan Kurdi’s Family Holds Memorial In Vancouver 0

Alan Kurdi, 3, his brother Ghalib Kurdi, 5 and the boy’s mother Rehanna Kurdi, drowned. Read more.

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Because Of Homophobia, Racism Penny Wong Declines Leader Of Labor Party 0

Penny Wong: “I often say that I think the way in which this debate can affect people is just ignored by too many politicians.” Read more.

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AUSTRALIA: Peter Dutton Slams New York Times Over Asylum Seeker Editorial, Insisting Government’s Policies Lawful, Safe, Worked

AUSTRALIA: Peter Dutton Slams New York Times Over Asylum Seeker Editorial, Insisting Government’s Policies Lawful, Safe, Worked 0

Earlier on Tony Abbott said the “very sad” photographs of the Syrian child, Alyon Kurdi, demonstrated the need for tough asylum seekers policies. Read more.

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Coercive Sterilisation Of Indigenous Canadian Women More Rife Than Previously Thought 0

Forced or coercive sterilisation has been deemed discrimination, violence against women, and violation of basic human rights by United Nations. Read more.

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ANTIGUA: Sir Rodney Williams Grants Syria’s Refugee Status In Antigua-Barbuda 0

Sir Rodney Williams: “The report and the circumstances surrounding it remind us that Antigua and Barbuda is part of the international community.” Read more.

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CANADA: British Columbia Voters May Have The Final Word 0

But Canadians may have to wait until B.C. ballots are counted before learning who will win. Read more. Share It.

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CANADA: Stephen Harper Biography And Profile

CANADA: Stephen Harper Biography And Profile 0

Stephen Harper was born on April 30 1959, in Toronto. He earned master’s in economics at University of Calgary. Read Stephen Harper Biography And Profile.

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JAMAICA: Central Government Diverting Resources To Correct Their Candidate Failure 0

Matthew Samuda G2K President: “We worry about any investment that doesn’t seem logical or rational, or seem like a direct response to election,” Read more.

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CANADA: Tom Mulcair Says Stephen Harper Not Proactive In Helping Refugees 0

Stephen Harper says Canada continues to be the largest single recipient per capita of foreigners of any country in the world. Read more.

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JAMAICA: MOCA Arrests Its Officer Requesting Money From A Suspect Being Investigated 0

“We will continue to respond decisively to corruption, wherever and whenever discovered,” MOCA’s Director-General Colonel Desmond Edwards stated. Read more.

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Julie Bishop Urges More European Countries To Join Airstrikes Against Islamic State In Syria, Iraq 0

Julie Bishop said jihadists were responsible for driving thousands of migrants to Europe and broadening of coalition fighting them was necessary. Read more.

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Tony Abbott In Crisis Over Border Force 0

“This has been incredibly badly handled, Peter Dutton needs to immediately come clean on how this announcement was so botched,” Mr Marles said. Read more.

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Australia Wants A Republic: Time For UK, The Queen To Go 0

I welcome a new push to say farewell to the monarchy and make Australia a republic. There’s just one problem: most of us don’t care. Read more.

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Tony Abbott Offers Jacqui Lambie Briefing On A Secret Report 0

Tony Abbott government has offered briefing on a secret report by trade union royal commission – the contents of which pose “grave threats…” Read more.

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