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Brexit 'Dogma' Puts Northern Ireland at Risk of Terrorism, Hain Says

Brexit 'Dogma' Puts Northern Ireland at Risk of Terrorism, Hain Says

Simon Coveney , Ireland's deputy prime minister, said on Tuesday morning that talking down the peace accord that led to the IRA and loyalist paramilitaries laying down their arms potentially undermined peace in the region. An intense round of political and diplomatic activity began in Dublin, Belfast and London on Monday in an attempt to restart talks to restore the Northern Ireland Executive.


S.Africa hikes sales tax in 'tough' post-Zuma budget

S.Africa hikes sales tax in 'tough' post-Zuma budget

He was forced to step down as president this month by the ruling African National Congress (ANC), following a series of scandals. Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has announced an increase in taxes on alcohol and tobacco excise duties of between 6% and 10%.


PDP expresses shock over alleged missing Dapchi schoolgirls

PDP expresses shock over alleged missing Dapchi schoolgirls

The insurgents attacked the town on Monday and targeted the all-girls school after arriving the town around 7 pm with over 18 gun trucks. They headed to the girls' hostels where over 700 girls were resident. Abuja - The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP ) has charged the Inspector General of Police to put all machinery in place to recover the alleged missing Dapchi school girls.


The Rev. Billy Graham: His Life in Pictures

The Rev. Billy Graham: His Life in Pictures

He was 99 year-old. The person with the second most appearances on the list, which began in 1946, was Ronald Reagan with 31. His wife, Ruth, died in 2007. "Preaching good news and letting people know about Christ and the love and respect that we can show one another". In 1943, after Graham and Bell graduated from Wheaton and married, he took his first job out of college as the pastor of Western Springs Baptist Church.


Tory Tuition Fee Plans Will Hurt Social Mobility, Warns Justine Greening

Tory Tuition Fee Plans Will Hurt Social Mobility, Warns Justine Greening

The top issue for the majority of these voters is not the cost of university - which remain free at the point of use. While they may present more difficulty in following a specific career path, surely if they're "what is right" for certain young people they shouldn't be valued less.