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AUSTRALIA: Malcolm Turnbull Biography And Profile

AUSTRALIA: Malcolm Turnbull Biography And Profile

Malcolm grew up in Vaucluse and Double Bay in 1950s and 1960s and for much of his childhood, his father, Bruce, was a single parent. Read Malcolm Turnbull Biography And Profile.

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AUSTRALIA: Malcolm Turnbull Is New Prime Minister After Defeating Tony Abbott

AUSTRALIA: Malcolm Turnbull Is New Prime Minister After Defeating Tony Abbott

Malcolm Turnbull: “We need a different style of leadership.” Read more.

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AUSTRALIA: ‘I Made A Mistake’ – Peter Dutton

AUSTRALIA: ‘I Made A Mistake’ – Peter Dutton

Peter Dutton: “I apologise to anyone who has taken offence.” Read more.

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JAMAICA: Generation 2000 (G2K) Of Labour Party Urges Caricom Member States To Protect 250,000 Haitian Dominicans Rights

The Inter-American Human Rights Court ruling ordered Dominican court to amend its laws to recognise citizenship of those born in that country. Read more.

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CANADA: Conservatives Hires Australian Political Strategist Lynton Crosby ‘Wizard Of Oz’ To Improve Campaign

Canadian Conservative Party: “Crosby got a winning track record and has helped Conservatives (elsewhere) get to first place despite the odds.” Read more.

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CANADA: Stephen Harper Pledges $10 Million To Kanishka Project For Terrorism, Radicalization Research

CANADA: Stephen Harper Pledges $10 Million To Kanishka Project For Terrorism, Radicalization Research

Stephen Harper has made security a primary issue in the run-up to the Oct. 19 vote. Read more.

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AUSTRALIA: Tony Abbott Says 12,000 Syrian, Iraqi Refugees Will Be Allowed

AUSTRALIA: Tony Abbott Says 12,000 Syrian, Iraqi Refugees Will Be Allowed

Tony Abbott called it a “generous response” to a humanitarian emergency. Read more.

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CANADA: Thomas Joseph Mulcair Biography And Profile

CANADA: Thomas Joseph Mulcair Biography And Profile

Thomas Mulcair (born October 24, 1954, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada), is leader of New Democratic Party (NDP). Read Thomas Joseph Mulcair Biography And Profile.

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CANADA: Canadians Want New Prime Minister – Poll Suggests

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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