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Iran leader denounces "unworthy" election rhetoric in veiled swipe at Rouhani

Hardline rivals have hammered him over his failure to boost an economy weakened by decades of sanctions, even after most were lifted after Tehran, on Rouhani's watch, struck a nuclear deal with major powers. Iranian president and candidate in the upcoming presidential elections Hassan Rouhani during a campaign rally in the northwestern city of Ardabil. Two major clerical bodies, which declined to endorse anyone in the 2013 election, have backed Raisi in a snub to Rouhani, who himself is a ...


Ailes' political legacy: GOP control in divided America

Ailes' political legacy: GOP control in divided America

The network that the Murdochs owned but that he built has in the previous year been buffeted by sexual harassment scandals - allegations that forced Ailes himself out last summer and later claimed the network's biggest star, Bill O'Reilly.


Satyendra Jain files criminal defamation case against Kapil Mishra — AAP crisis

Satyendra Jain files criminal defamation case against Kapil Mishra — AAP crisis

The infectious infighting within the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) shows no sign of slowing down as Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Friday filed a criminal defamation case against sacked minister Kapil Mishra. He said that he had made the donation as he had a firm belief that the AAP will do something good in politics. He said he would make 2 revelations: First point is that Kejriwal video that he tweeted on net was fake, the points in it were false and Manish Sisodia and others had deliberately ...


China says hopes new S.Korean government will correct problems

China says hopes new S.Korean government will correct problems

On the third presidential debate in April, Moon refused to define the North as the "primary enemy state" of the South, saying such a characterization was inappropriate for a presidential aspirant. Under the leadership of third-generation dictator Kim Jong Un, North Korea has been speeding up its pursuit of a decades-long goal of developing nuclear-armed missiles capable of reaching the USA mainland.



Trump denies Comey allegations, collusion with Russian Federation

I have made no such determination. Trump, whose administration has been dogged by allegations that Russia helped him win the White House and that he and his allies are too cosy with Moscow, has defended his decision to discuss intelligence with the Russians after media reports of the meeting alarmed some US and foreign politicians.