politics

Tinubu's stubbornness made him last man standing in Nigeria's politics — OBA Akiolu

By Adeola Badru IBADAN—THE Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu has said that the place of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu could not be waved aside in Nigeria’s politics, noting that though Tinubu is

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India beat Britain at the world court—but only due to politics

For the first time in the court’s history, the UK will not have a judge sitting at the International Court of Justice (ICJ). Christopher Greenwood, who was seeking a second nine-year term,

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Asset declaration: Moral courage in the dark world of politics

COMMENT | At every social event I attend, talk will inevitably veer into politics. “There are very few politicians who are clean. I think he is one of them,” I say. The woman I am

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Politics Briefing: The frustration of talking to government departments

Good morning, Sometimes in this newsletter we try to pull back the curtain a bit, to help Globe readers understand the process of political reporting. Here’s a recent experience in asking

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Politics Impact Commodities Prices – An Opportunity To Try Out The Hecht Commodity Report

Commodities are global assets. While production is often a local affair, consumption is ubiquitous. Every man, woman and child on our planet is a consumer of commodities in one way or another.

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Kezia Dugdale demeans politics with jungle programme, says MSP

A leading Labour MSP has strongly criticised his former leader for taking part in a reality television show. Neil Findlay, a prominent supporter of new Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard,

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UK Playing 'Dirty Politics' at UN Court, Using 96-year-old Move to Beat India at Polls

United Nations: The UK is trying to “misuse” its UN Security Council membership by pushing for a joint conference mechanism, which was last used 96 years ago, in the election to the

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Nationalism Drives Politics Not Portfolios

The current populist sentiment toward protectionism and nationalism provides a feel-good platform to generate votes on Election Day with heated debate in the comment sections of news and social

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Politics clouds reckoning on sexual harassment

November 17, 2017 Courtney Weaver in Washington Listen to this article Play audio for this article Pause 00:00 00:00 This is an experimental feature. Give us your feedback. Thank you for your

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What Russia gains from meddling in western politics

From the Brexit referendum to the American and French presidential elections, Russia has been causing serious mischief in the western democracies. Recently it emerged that hundreds of fake

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The Rule of Law vs. Politics: The Case of Yazd, Iran

World News /16 Nov 2017 In spite of ongoing misconceptions and uninformed perceptions, political, and more broadly, societal dynamics in Iran are no more outlandish or exotic than those unfolding

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Russia says WADA decision 'all about big politics' as doping ruling threatens Olympic involvement

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA—The World Anti-Doping Agency dealt a blow to Russia’s hopes of competing at next year’s Winter Olympics by refusing to reinstate the country’s suspended

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Stuart Barnes says politics and finance won France the 2023 World Cup bid

Last Updated: 16/11/17 12:05pm Stuart Barnes says it was “politics and finance” that won France the hosting rights for the 2023 World Cup. World Rugby announced on Wednesday that

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Roy Moore and the Sorry State of Evangelical Politics

Advertisement TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — As an evangelical Christian, an Alabamian and a Republican, I’m ashamed of Roy Moore and upset that so many people are determined to defend him

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Michaelia Cash to face new Senate hearing into police raid on AWU – politics live

The employment minister will front a hearing on 1 December over tip-off to journalists from her office. Follow all the latest news and developments, live … LIVE Updated The employment

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Politics Briefing newsletter: Trudeau to outline new peacekeeping plan

Good morning, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will outline Canada’s peacekeeping plans during a UN conference in Vancouver, committing soldiers and equipment for a number of operations around

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Encouraging climate science, discouraging climate politics

Facts are stubborn things, as the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump is repeatedly discovering. While the president and many of his top appointees deny the reality of climate change,

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'Gucci Grace' and the 'Crocodile': The key players in Zimbabwe politics

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