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Taoiseach Says Lasting Peace Legacy of Good Friday Agreement

Taoiseach Says Lasting Peace Legacy of Good Friday Agreement

Many of those who had a role in the negotiations will be in Belfast today, including then Taoiseach Bertie Ahern and former British prime minister Tony Blair . Earlier this month the leader of Sinn Fein in Northern Ireland , Michelle O'Neill, demanded a referendum on Irish unity within five years, claiming " Brexit exposed the undemocratic nature of partition".


SC refuses to interfere with West Bengal panchayat polls

SC refuses to interfere with West Bengal panchayat polls

The lone seat where the party faces a challenge is from Rajnagar, where the BJP candidate succeeded in filing his nomination . "They (State Election Commission) have extended the deadline for filing the nominations by one day, but today they have recalled the order under pressure from the ruling Trinamool Congress ", Bhati said.


Pregnant woman punched and attacked with bottle by burglar in Co Down

Pregnant woman punched and attacked with bottle by burglar in Co Down

Investigating officer Detective Inspector James Mather said, "I would like to speak to who anyone who saw a man matching the description of the offender or who saw a distressed woman in the area". Deputies also said they found a body part of the victim near the woods close to the victim's home. The women ordered him to have sexual intercourse with them without his consent but he resisted.


I developed deadly nerve agent, says Russian researcher

I developed deadly nerve agent, says Russian researcher

Blanshard said she wished Yulia well. "Yulia has asked privacy from the media and I want to reiterate her request", she added. In a press conference Tuesday, Blanshard said she hoped Sergei Skripal would be able to be discharged in due course.


Israeli Labor Party suspends ties with Corbyn, citing anti-Semitism

Israeli Labor Party suspends ties with Corbyn, citing anti-Semitism

Mr Gabbay said the suspension was temporary and only applied to relations with Mr Corbyn's office, not with the entire British Labour party. The suspension of ties applies only to Corbyn's office and not the party as a whole. "LFI's relationship with the Israeli Labour party remains unaffected and we will continue our close cooperation". Britain's Labour Party has been mired in controversy over allegations of widespread anti-Semitism in the party's ranks, with some criticizing Corbyn ...


Former Nigerian leaders urge Buhari not to seek 2nd term

Former Nigerian leaders urge Buhari not to seek 2nd term

Fayose said that Buhari was not only too old to lead the country, but had bungled the opportunity given him by his woeful performance. "This is the same Buhari who told us in 2015 that he will not seek re-election after completing his first tenure on account of old age and health grounds".