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June 8 Poll: Theresa May Defends UK Political Debate Boycott

I think he ought to be paying a little more attention to thinking about Brexit negotiations . Mr Corbyn was replaced at the event in Stroud by the Shadow Education Secretary Angela Rayner. However, the left-winger dramatically U-turn on the vow and took part in the BBC debate. Announcing he will be at the podium for the seven-way clash on Wednesday evening, the Labour leader challenged the Prime Minister to join him to debate their policies and plans head-to-head in the high-profile ...



Cyclone Mora kills five, damages 1000s of homes in Bangladesh

Community leader Abdus Salam said no casualties have been reported so far, but the cyclone caused significant damage to refugee camps for Rohingya Muslims, while about 20,000 houses in refugee camps were damaged. "There isn't a single refugee home that hasn't had its roof blown off", said Mohammad Imran, a Rohingya who lives in a makeshift camp in Kutupalong, in Cox's Bazar district.


Eskom has explaining to do over Yende death - Lesufi

Eskom has explaining to do over Yende death - Lesufi

Thembi went missing on Wednesday 17 May after routinely leaving her Springs home for work at 6 am in her company vehicle. "You can put resources towards people who are stealing your cables, but you can't put resources towards people who are killing your own employees".



EU, China summit to back Paris deal regardless of Trump

The precise mechanism for the withdrawal has not yet been determined, and White House officials cautioned the plans could change until Trump makes his decision public. That Convention, seeking voluntary actions to rein in greenhouse gas emissions and a landmark in cooperation between rich and poor nations, has had bipartisan USA support.


Goldman Sachs attacked for

Goldman Sachs attacked for "strengthening the brutal repression" in Venezuela

The opposition government has threatened that a successor government could forgo paying the debt. Last month, on 24 April, in a resolution adopted by 450 votes to 35, with 100 abstentions, the EU Parliament strongly condemned the "brutal repression" exercised by the Venezuelan security forces, as well as irregular armed groups, against the peaceful protests, as a result of which more than 20 people have died and many wounded.


Trump's communications director set to leave White House, adviser says

Trump's communications director set to leave White House, adviser says

It was a tumultuous Memorial Day weekend for the White House, particularly President Trump's senior adviser and son-in-law, Jared Kushner , who was the subject of a series of bombshell reports that punctuated the end of the president's first trip overseas with fresh controversy.