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December 16, 2018

Politics

Parliament speaker taking key role in Brexit turmoil

Parliament speaker taking key role in Brexit turmoil

With British politics in turmoil over a contested Brexit deal, House of Commons Speaker John Bercow has come to the fore as MPs seek to challenge Prime Minister Theresa May -- and her government is getting increasingly irritated.The man who bellows "Order! Or

France tells Trump to stop interfering in its politics

France tells Trump to stop interfering in its politics

The French government on Sunday urged Donald Trump not to interfere in French politics after the US president posted tweets about the protests rocking the country and attacked the Paris climate agreement."We do not take domestic American politics into account

Brexit firebrand Nigel Farage quits UKIP

Brexit firebrand Nigel Farage quits UKIP

Brexit firebrand Nigel Farage resigned Tuesday from the UK Independence Party which he co-founded and turned into an influential force in British politics as its leader for nearly a decade. "With a heavy heart, I am leaving UKIP. It is not the Brexit party ou

Spanish politics rocked by far-right win in Andalusia

Spanish politics rocked by far-right win in Andalusia

The first success of a far-right party in a regional election since Spain's return to democracy in 1975 has shaken national politics ahead of a busy electoral season.Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez's Socialists were set to lose control of southern Andalusia, wh

In US politics, grandmas and grandpas grab the power

In US politics, grandmas and grandpas grab the power

In 2018, in the country that gave us young leaders like John F. Kennedy and Barack Obama, political power has been grabbed by politicians in their seventies and eighties.What is the secret energy that fuels politicians like 72-year-old Donald Trump and the 78-