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Kenya elections: President Uhuru Kenyatta wins second term

Added: 11.08.2017 20:33 | 4 views | 0 comments

President Uhuru Kenyatta has won re-election in Kenya, defeating veteran opposition leader and longtime rival Raila Odinga in a tense contest.


Kenya opposition says election system hacked

Added: 09.08.2017 12:58 | 3 views | 0 comments

Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga is disputing early results in the country's presidential election that put his long-standing rival, incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta, ahead.


Petition scuppers Macron's First Lady plan

Added: 08.08.2017 15:18 | 4 views | 0 comments

French President Emmanuel Macron's plan to officially recognize his wife Brigitte as First Lady of France appears to have been abandoned, amid growing opposition to the idea.


Venezuela's imprisoned opposition leader returns to house arrest

Added: 06.08.2017 9:00 | 3 views | 0 comments

Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez, whose recent imprisonment was criticized by the international community, was released to house arrest late Saturday.


US condemns seizure of Venezuela opposition figures

Added: 02.08.2017 11:00 | 5 views | 0 comments

Leading Venezuelan opposition figures Leopoldo Lopez and Antonio Ledezma have been taken from their homes, according to tweets from their families.


New leader is quizzed on baby plans hours after taking post

Added: 02.08.2017 9:18 | 3 views | 0 comments

New Zealand's new opposition leader said it was "unacceptable" for a professional woman to be questioned on her plans for children, hours after she faced exactly those queries.


Venezuela opposition figures taken from homes

Added: 01.08.2017 8:25 | 5 views | 0 comments

[Breaking news update at 3:21 a.m. ET]


Turkey: Opposition paper journalists on trial

Added: 24.07.2017 13:49 | 5 views | 0 comments

The trial of 17 staff members from Turkey's Cumhuriyet newspaper -- one of the country's last remaining opposition publications -- began on Monday in what many are calling a crucial test of press freedom.


Russia probes fidget spinners 'zombifying' youth

Added: 20.07.2017 14:00 | 5 views | 0 comments

Russia's consumer watchdog has launched an investigation into fidget spinners amid claims that Russian opposition groups are using the children's toy to "zombify" youth.


No red carpet for Trump, says London Mayor

Added: 17.07.2017 16:36 | 16 views | 0 comments

London Mayor Sadiq Khan has reiterated his opposition to US President Donald Trump being afforded an elaborate state visit when he comes to the UK next year.

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