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Folau creates storm with same-sex marriage tweet

Folau creates storm with same-sex marriage tweet

All Australian citizens are legally required to participate in referendums with the country now readying itself for a non-binding vote on whether same-sex marriage should be legalised. The 28-year-old Folau is an extremely talented and popular athlete, having reached the high peaks of rugby union, rugby league and AFL . In camp with the Wallabies in Canberra ahead of their Rugby Championship Test against Argentina, Cheika said Folau had the right to voice his views and didn't believe it ...


Juncker: Opportunity to Reform the European Union

Juncker: Opportunity to Reform the European Union

Mr Juncker said: "This will be a very sad and tragic moment in our history". Mr Farage said Mr Juncker's vision for the future EU of 27 included a single powerful president, a finance minister with authority to intervene in nation states and "a stronger European army in a militarized EU with a stronger and perhaps more aggressive foreign policy".


Selena Gomez 'Felt Violated' By the Paparazzi As a Teen

Selena Gomez 'Felt Violated' By the Paparazzi As a Teen

Gomez also told how hard it was to cope with the first influx of fame: "I was 15 or 16, when photographers started to shoot me on the beach". SELENA Gomez feels she has "no friends". why else would you get a pet together if you weren't planning to raise that fur baby as a couple? There's something inside me that knows I'm supposed to be doing something.


Tillerson urges more pressure on North Korea

Tillerson urges more pressure on North Korea

The U.S. State Department said Tillerson would discuss issues including "the need for increased pressure to counter the threat to global security posed by [North Korea's] nuclear and missile programs". The proposal would reportedly allow the U.S. Navy to provide a more aggressive response when its intimidated by Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps and also calls for more aggressive seizures of Iranian arms shipments.


John Lewis Partnership profits fall 53.3%

John Lewis Partnership profits fall 53.3%

Talking to the BBC, John Lewis Partnership chairman Sir Charlie Mayfield said: "Look, nobody should be surprised that this is a tough market for retailers". "These have dampened customer demand, especially in categories connected to the housing market". That works out to a £7m improvement in profit estimates, says Wild, adding that "annual profit will still be lower than a year ago, even in the best-case scenario".