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Putin admirer Fillon wins centre-right presidential primary

Putin admirer Fillon wins centre-right presidential primary

It sets up a likely showdown for him next year with nationalist leader Marine Le Pen . Mr Fillon promises radical reforms to France's regulation-encumbered economy, vowing to roll back the state and slash the Government's bloated costs. "Victory is mine. It is a substantive victory built on belief", said Fillon. Fillon is likely to face a Socialist candidate and the far-right's Marine Le Pen in next April's election, however the Guardian reported that it will be hard for Le Pen to win.



Students Complained About Erratic Driving Before Bus Wreck

Cassell said the school bus itself is built like a tank and seat belts aren't necessary.He added that if a fire breaks out on a bus or if it crashes into water kids would be trapped with their seat belts on. Chattanooga Police Chief Fred Fletcher stated that the speed Walker was going was being considered "very, very strongly as a factor in this crash".


Dutch parliament votes to in favour of burqa ban in public places

Dutch parliament votes to in favour of burqa ban in public places

Supporting the ban was the anti-Islam Freedom Party, which is leading opinion polls ahead of March's election. It will still be allowed to wear burqas or other face-covering clothes items on the streets, he said. The Dutch government said it chose to back the legislation due to a " necessity to be able to interact face-to-face, for instance in places where public services are performed and safety must be guaranteed ".


Thousands Flee Eastern Aleppo As Syrian Regime Forces Advance

Thousands Flee Eastern Aleppo As Syrian Regime Forces Advance

Russia's Defense Ministry said the areas captured by Syrian government troops include 12 neighborhoods and over 3,000 buildings in the past few days. The ministry said the hospital would house up to 100 patients and provide assistance to another 420 daily.


Congress supremo Sonia Gandhi hospitalised for medical check up

Congress supremo Sonia Gandhi hospitalised for medical check up

Chairman of the SGRH Board of Management, D.S.Rana in his statement to ANI said that Sonia Gandhi's routine tests are being conducted. She was rushed to the west Delhi hospital in August for a shoulder reconstruction surgery after Gandhi dislocated and fractured her left shoulder during a Congress road-show in Varanasi.


Syrian troops push into rebel-held east Aleppo

Syrian troops push into rebel-held east Aleppo

He added that it is likely that the SDF would absorb Arab fighters and moderate factions into its ranks saying: "We will coordinate with (the moderates) so we have a shared front". In a message to journalists late Sunday, an English teacher, gave voice to the anger and disenchantment described by many still trapped in east Aleppo.