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The baffling world of Labour's election strategy

The baffling world of Labour's election strategy

Speaking to Sky News in an interview aired today, Blair said that if the polls are correct: "we know who is going to be prime minister on June 9 - that's not the issue". Dr Merkel told the Bundestag that Britain's hopes of negotiating a free trade deal with the European Union in parallel with its divorce deal were an illusion.


BC Liberal leader says all Canadians involved in United States softwood offer balked

BC Liberal leader says all Canadians involved in United States softwood offer balked

Antweiler said a forced dispute by Clark may also leave the federal government vulnerable to financial compensation, such as in previous cases involving other provinces . "Your plan is plain and simply a "La La" plan". Horgan is running on the slogan "It's time for a government that works for you", a swipe at the Liberals over political donations from corporations and wealthy individuals.


Trump promotes Fox News interview

Trump promotes Fox News interview

He is likely off by a factor of close to 10 - or more - according to trade and tax economists who say it does not make sense to think of the world in the two-dimensional, money-in-my-pocket or money-in-yours way that Trump did in a Thursday interview with Reuters.


Annual Workers Memorial Day dinner in Lima calls for action

Annual Workers Memorial Day dinner in Lima calls for action

Deaths among Latino workers increased to 903, compared with 804 in 2014. Both agriculture and construction have high populations of immigrant workers, and the data show that Latino workers continue to be killed in strikingly disproportionate numbers.


President Obama Delivers Speech At University Of Chicago

President Obama Delivers Speech At University Of Chicago

He told a panel of six current and former students that he made a decision to focus his future efforts on encouraging young people to engage with their communities. When a college student panelist asked how to conduct a project involving interviewing day laborers, Obama told him to ditch the clipboard. Obama's re-entry into public life doesn't cease in Chicago.


Brazil's Temer deplores violent protests, says to press ahead with reforms

Brazil's Temer deplores violent protests, says to press ahead with reforms

According to Lula, this is a sign that "the people have chose to paralyze the city in protest against the stripping of our rights, against labor reform, against social security reform, unemployment and salary reduction". Almost a third of Temer's cabinet and key congressional allies came under investigation in the scandal this month, and approval ratings for the president, who replaced Dilma Rousseff past year after her impeachment, have fallen even further.