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Labour: 'Get jihadis out of Aleppo' to stop Syria violence

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African National Congress (ANC) Chief Whip Jackson Mthembu says he made a call for the entire leadership of the party to resign at the party’s national executive committee meeting after the l
The Democratic Alliance says it will demand that Speaker of the National Assembly Baleka Mbete reconsider her decision to deny the party’s request for a debate on the politicisation of the Na
Tehran, Oct 23, IRNA – It is a big mistake to think that the United States is undefeatable, says Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei.
By Rania El Gamal and Reem Shamseddine | RIYADH RIYADH Saudi Arabia's Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said on Sunday he had invited his Russian counterpart Alexander Novak to meet Gulf Arab ener
The European Union has given Belgium's federal government until late on Monday to secure backing for an EU-Canada trade deal from the region of Wallo
Udayveer Singh, a Samajwadi Party MLC and one of the closest aides of Akhilesh Yadav, was on Saturday expelled from the party for "undignified" conduct days after he wrote to SP supremo Mulayam Singh
Geneva - The Speaker of the National Assembly, Fernando da Piedade Dias dos Santos, is in Geneva, Switzerland since Saturday, to attend the 135th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), takin
Tehran, Oct 23, IRNA – Visiting Foreign Ministry Director General for Consular Affairs Ali Chegini on Sunday called for expansion of mutual cooperation between Tehran and Sofia.
The AAP today promised to dismantle liquor mafia, end the “raid-raj” and introduce a slew of incentives to “revive” trade and industry in Punjab, including tax holidays for some sectors, if it is vot
With Halloween around the corner, it’s fitting that “Saturday Night Live” would open this week’s episode with something unsettling, like the latest presidential debate. Alec Baldwin’s Donald Trump re
Seeking to fish in troubled waters, Maurya said Governor Ram Naik should ask Akhilesh to prove his majority on the floor of the Assembly and till he did so, he should not take any policy decision The
Why is it that no leader in Maharashtra has the spine of a Nitish Kumar to read the Riot Act to the law-breakers patronised by two generations of Thackerays? The post Maharashtra needs a Nitish Kumar
Suzanne Evans and Paul Nuttall announce plans to run for the leadership of UKIP, with both promising to unite the troubled party.
As fissures in Samajwadi Party deepened, the BJP today demanded that Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav prove his majority in the Assembly or resign, labelling the party as “a sinking ship”
Udayveer Singh, a Samajwadi Party MLC and one of the closest aides of Akhilesh Yadav, was on Saturday expelled from the party for "undignified" conduct days after he wrote to SP supremo Mulayam Singh
On Saturday, Fadanavis mediated a meeting between MNS chief Raj Thackarey and the makers of the film, at his residence 'Varsha' in Mumbai to cool tempers and facilitate the smooth release of the movie
Arak, Markazi prov., Oct 23, IRNA – President Hassan Rouhani, together with members of the cabinet on his 32nd provincial tour, arrived in Arak on Sunday.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Donald Trump rode to the top of the Republican ticket promising a "big, beautiful, powerful" border wall with Mexico to stop the flow of undocumented immigrants. Along that border
INS Viraat, the world’s oldest aircraft carrier, was accorded a grand send-off from the port city here today, after over five decades of its service to the Navy. The ship, which underwent a decommi..
Qasr-e Shirin, Kermanshah prov., Oct 23, IRNA – The bodies of four Iranian martyrs of Kirkuk suicide attack arrived home following legal procedures on Saturday night.
Tehran, Oct 23, IRNA - The following headlines appeared in local English language newspapers on Sunday:
Tehran, Oct 23, IRNA – President Hassan Rouhani said Iran would support any measures aimed at stabilizing the oil market.
There are as many as twenty-one presidential pairs running the forthcoming elections in Bulgaria, all competing to take over the office of President. While a head of state does not enjoy too many powe
The two Telugu states have already locked horns on sharing river waters and distributing assets of various institutions
BJP Uttar Pradesh chief Keshav Prasad Maurya today said Akhilesh Yadav should resign or prove his majority on the floor of the Assembly. He said: "A govt reduced to minority should not take a...
Switzerland - The 135th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), taking place on 23-27 October in Geneva, Switzerland, will address issues related to the theme "Reacting quickly when the huma
Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski has said it was he who asked the Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS) party to endorse him. Oresharski, whose tenure is associated with nationwide protests
Uttar Pradesh, which is set to witness game-changer elections, and four other states will go to polls simultaneously, most likely in February—March next, commencing shortly after the presentation of
Suzanne Evans announces her candidacy for the leadership of UKIP, saying she would make the party the "common sense centre" of politics.
It will be a single-day polling in Punjab, Goa, Uttarakhand and Manipur; UP is likely to have as many as seven phases
Many gay conservatives, an unexpected segment of the Republican Party, are still backing him.
UKIP's Suzanne Evans has announced her candidacy in the party's leadership race, saying she is "absolutely the right person" to represent Britons who voted to leave the EU.
Things have gone too far in Samajwadi Party, the point of no-return having been reached. Already, a formal announcement of a vertical split is awaited. The post Samajwadi Party split imminent as Akhil
The MEC for Economic Development in KZN grounded the gravy train when he joined President Jacob Zuma at the eighth Brics Summit in India.

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