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Liz Truss speech: PM pledges to get country through 'stormy days'
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Liz Truss admits her economic policies will cause disruption but says «the status quo is not an option». Source link
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Hogan unveils education plan to expand career opportunities ‘outside of prestigious universities’
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EXCLUSIVE: Republican Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan believes that attending «prestigious colleges and universities» is not the only pathway to achieve
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Nineties band M People ‘livid’ song Moving On Up was used in Liz Truss’s Tory conference speech | UK News
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M People founder Mike Pickering has said the band is «livid» that their song was used by Liz Truss on stage at the Tory party conference.
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Shiv Sena, the significance of Shivaji Park, and the Dussehra rally tradition
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In the tussle over Shiv Sena’s legacy, Uddhav Thackeray has suffered many a setback. Amid defections and court rulings, a big win for the former Maharashtra
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Liz Truss's speech: PM to say disruption will be worth it for growth
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Liz Truss will use her first conference speech as prime minister to explain her economic policies. Source link
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Reporter’s Notebook: The Truman Show at the Capitol
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It’s well known that Vice President Aaron Burr killed Alexander Hamilton in a duel. But what few Americans know is that President Harry Truman also took out Hamilton.
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UK’s economic policies could cause ‘many more deaths’ than COVID — with government urged to protect the ‘most vulnerable’ | UK News
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The government’s economic policies could be causing «many more deaths» than the COVID-19 pandemic, an academic has warned.
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TRS distributes liquor, chicken ahead of KCR’s national party announcement
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TRS leader Rajanala Srihari distributes liquor bottles and chicken to locals. ANI Warangal: A day ahead of Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao
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Train firms must compromise over strikes, says transport secretary
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Transport Secretary Anne-Marie Trevelyan says all sides need to get together to find a solution. Source link
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Biden to meet in person with Ron DeSantis to survey Hurricane Ian destruction
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President Biden will meet with Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis in person to coordinate efforts to rebuild after Hurricane Ian, the White House announced Tuesday.
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Beth Rigby Interviews… Liz Truss | Politics News
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In a bonus edition of the podcast, Sky News’ political editor Beth Rigby speaks to Liz Truss ahead of her first conference speech as Conservative Party leader.
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In Gujarat, AAP seeks to assemble Punjab and Delhi models to shake BJP bastion
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With Arvind Kejriwal making concerted attempts to gain footholds in Gujarat, Narendra Modi’s home turf, the rivalry between the BJP and the AAP is intensifying
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Liz Truss refuses to say benefits will rise in line with prices
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Asked if she’ll uphold the pledge made by Boris Johnson, Liz Truss says she will protect the vulnerable. Source link
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Georgia Libertarian Senate candidate would be ‘happy’ to force runoff, wants to offer third option for voters
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U.S. Senate candidate Chase Oliver, running as a Libertarian in Georgia for the seat held by Democrat Raphael Warnock, said he would be «
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Liz Truss refuses to commit to raising benefits in line with inflation despite growing pressure | Politics News
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Liz Truss has refused to commit to raising benefits in line with inflation, despite growing pressure from a cabinet minister and senior Tory MPs.
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Shiv Sena, the significance of Shivaji Park, and the Dussehra rally tradition
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In the tussle over Shiv Sena’s legacy, Uddhav Thackeray has suffered many a setback. Amid defections and court rulings, a big win for the former Maharashtra
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Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng to set out debt plan earlier than planned
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The chancellor has been under pressure to say how he will pay for major tax cuts package. Source link
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Hurricane politics: The peril is Category 5
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A favorite proverb about politics emanates from late British Prime Minister Harold MacMillan. A student once asked MacMillan what factor in politics posed
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Truss insists UK must have ‘courage of its convictions’ a day after tax U-turn — as govt hopes for calmer conference day | Politics News
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Liz Truss has said the UK must have «the courage of its convictions to put our nation on the path to success», a day after a major U-turn on
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on | Kharge vs Tharoor: Anatomy of a farcical election for Congress president
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On the face of it, an election for the next Congress president is a welcome departure from the way political party leaders are picked for the top spot.
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Kwasi Kwarteng U-turns on plans to scrap 45p tax rate
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Kwasi Kwarteng says the proposal was «drowning out a strong package» to boost economic growth. Source link
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Five months later, Supreme Court still investigating who leaked the abortion case
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The Supreme Court is still investigating how a draft opinion overturning Roe v. Wade was leaked and has yet to issue a report or disclose the identity
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Nadine Dorries suggests Truss should call an election to obtain mandate for her policies | Politics News
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Former culture secretary Nadine Dorries has suggested Liz Truss should call a general election to obtain a mandate for her policies.  Ms Dorries, a Boris
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Delhi L-G questions Kejriwal over his absence from Raj Ghat on Gandhi Jayanti
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Delhi LG VK Saxena and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal New Delhi: Delhi LG VK Saxena has written to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for his absence at Raj
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Tory conference: Liz Truss will lose 45p tax rate vote, says Shapps
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The ex-cabinet minister accuses the PM of not listening to public concern over tax cuts for the well-off. Source link
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VP Kamala Harris dodges question asking about dispersing Hurricane Ian relief based on ‘equity’
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Vice President Kamala Harris dodged a question asking her if she could explain what she meant when stating that the Biden administration would take «
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Liz Truss to delay approval vote on cutting 45p rate of tax, cabinet minister says | Politics News
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Liz Truss is to delay the vote on cutting the 45p rate of tax for higher earners, a cabinet minister has told Sky News. The policy was announced in last Friday’
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Sonia Gandhi assured party has no official candidate, to stay neutral: Tharoor
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Congress MP Shashi Tharoor. ANI New Delhi: Minutes after he filed his nomination for the Congress president election, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Friday
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Tory conference: Labour favourites to win power at next election, says John Curtice
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Liz Truss is now as unpopular with voters as Boris Johnson when he was ousted, says veteran pollster. Source link
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Australia CPAC stage rushed by far-left activists reportedly targeting UK’s Nigel Farage
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Politics is ‘local’ at end of day: James Kimmey Senate Working Group Executive Director James Kimmey and GOP Strategist Chris Prudhome discuss on ‘
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Tory conference is shrouded in gloom — has Liz Truss already sealed her own fate? | Politics News
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A little under four weeks as prime minister and it couldn’t really have gone worse for Liz Truss. A mini-budget that precipitated a run on the pound
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BJP’s Sukanta Majumdar compares Trinamool Congress leaders to demons, promises to ‘destroy’
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While visiting the Durga Puja pandal of Dhupaguri’s Uttarayan Club that has been constructed as a model of Ayodhya’s Ram Temple, BJP leader
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Ground should have been laid for tax cuts, admits Liz Truss
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But the prime minister says she sticks by her mini budget, despite a bad reaction from the markets. Source link
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2024 Watch: Youngkin ‘testing the waters’ at major donor retreat
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Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin’s cross-country campaign tour on behalf of fellow Republicans running in November’s elections resumes this week, with a stop
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Kwasi Kwarteng faces calls for inquiry after attending champagne party with hedge fund managers hours after delivering mini-budget | Politics News
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Kwasi Kwarteng is facing calls for an official inquiry following a report that he attended a private champagne reception with hedge fund managers following
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‘Just what Congress needs for revival,’ BJP in jab at Kharge’s last minute entry for party poll
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Senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge files his nomination for the Congress president election. PTI New Delhi: Rajya Sabha member and veteran Congress
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Communication key for Liz Truss as MPs gather for Tory conference
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As the Tory party conference starts, MPs, the market and the public need reassurance, the BBC’s Ione Wells says. Source link
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Summaries of high-profile Supreme Court cases
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The Supreme Court is scheduled to decide several key cases in its 2022-23 term, which starts Monday. More than two dozen appeals are currently on the argument docket.
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Liz Truss to face wretched week at Tory Party conference after mini-budget turmoil | Politics News
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Liz Truss is set to face a wretched week at the Tory Party conference after the disastrous reaction to Kwasi Kwarteng’s tax-cutting mini-budget.
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Alongside Kharge, Tharoor, former J’khand minister KN Tripathi files nomination for Congress presidential bid
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Former Jharkhand minister KN Tripathi on Friday submitted his nomination papers for the Congress chief’s election. ANI. New Delhi: Former Jharkhand minister
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Climb down or stand firm — what does Truss do next?
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Laura Kuenssberg on what options the PM — one of her guests on Sunday — has to calm her party. Source link
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VP Kamala Harris says hurricane recovery should take ‘equity’ into account
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Vice President Kamala Harris caused a stir Friday after she said the administration would take «equity» into account when dividing up disaster
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‘Off you pop then’: Mayor slams fellow Conservative who called Birmingham a ‘dump’ | UK News
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The Conservative mayor of the West Midlands has hit back at a fellow Tory who described Birmingham as a «dump». Daniel Grainger, the chairman
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Shashi Tharoor kicks up controversy with map blunder in Congress presidential polls manifesto
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This is not the first time that Shashi Tharoor has been guilty of a similar goof up. This is, in fact, the second time in three years that the former union
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Liz Truss admits disruption after tax cut pledges
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The prime minister acknowledges her economic plans will «involve disruption in the short term». Source link
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GOP-led states sue Biden administration in response to student loan handout plan
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Six Republican-led states are suing the Biden administration over its proposal to forgive student loan debt for tens of millions of Americans.
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As Tory conference looms, the PM cuts a diminished figure after squandering much of her political capital | Politics News
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Three-and-a-half weeks ago, Liz Truss was beaming as she was announced as the new leader of the Conservative Party. She did not embrace her husband or
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Why Vijay Nair’s arrest is a massive setback for Arvind Kejriwal and AAP
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Vijay Nair is an unofficial boss in the Aam Aadmi Party’s power structure. But he was always a backstage man. Even though the AAP was aware of his position
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Liz Truss resists calls for earlier tax plans assessment
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Some Tories believe publishing the forecast sooner would reassure markets following a turbulent week. Source link
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House approves $2.7 billion in payments to 9/11 victims after years of delay
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The House passed legislation on Friday to provide $2.7 billion in compensation to the families of 9/11 victims, money that had been promised years ago
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Conservative MP Peter Aldous criticises mini-budget saying plan ‘seemed designed to provoke the markets’ | Politics News
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The mini-budget «seemed designed to provoke the markets» when they were already vulnerable, a backbench Tory MP has said, in the latest criticism
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Who is Mallikarjun Kharge, likely to become the next Congress president
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With the end of nominations today, Congress finally has three candidates in the race for presidential elections– Mallikarjun Kharge, Shashi Tharoor and KN Tripathi.
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Tax wealthiest 1% to fund home insulation, say Greens
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At the party’s annual conference, its co-leaders will say a new levy would raise around £70bn a year. Source link
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Biden midterm campaign schedule nearly nonexistent as Trump rallies for Republicans across the country
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With November’s midterm elections less than six weeks away, President Biden is aiming to boost his party as Democrats try to defend their razor-thin majorities
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Fiscal watchdog to give initial forecast on mini-budget after meeting with PM and chancellor | Politics News
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Liz Truss and Kwasi Kwarteng have met the head of the UK’s independent fiscal watchdog amid the fallout from the government’
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Shashi Tharoor, KN Tripathi file nominations
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Congress President Elections LIVE: After meeting party president Sonia Gandhi, Gehlot told reporters that he apologised to her for the developments on
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Mini-budget: PM to meet head of OBR following market turmoil
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Liz Truss and the chancellor will meet the OBR as a group of MPs call for its forecast to be released. Source link
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Indiana GOP chairman blasts White House spinning Biden’s ‘Where’s Jackie?’ gaffe
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The head of Indiana’s Republican Party said Thursday that President Biden’s remarks in which he appeared to forget about the death of a congresswoman
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‘That’s an annihilation’: Labour’s poll lead spikes alarmingly for Tories, increasing pressure for government U-turn | Politics News
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You have to go back to Tony Blair’s honeymoon period after his 1997 landslide general election victory to find a Labour opinion poll lead as massive as 33 points.
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‘Rich nation with poor population remark taken out of context,’ says Gadkari as Oppn ups the ante
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File image of Nitin Gadkari. New Delhi: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday said that his statement concerning Indian society has been taken out of
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Tax cuts are right plan for economy, says Liz Truss
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The prime minister insists her plans will boost long-term growth, despite resulting market turmoil. Source link
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Toomey, Manchin accuse Education Department of dragging feet on protecting students from predator teachers
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NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! FIRST ON FOX: A bipartisan pair of senators accused the Department of Education of dragging its feet when it
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PFI’s verified Karnataka Twitter account continues to spew venom despite main handle disabled
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Screengrab of PFI Karnataka Twitter handle New Delhi: The Popular Front of India’s (PFI) account on Twitter was withheld on Thursday after the Centre ordered
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Government is undercutting UK institutions, says former Bank governor
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Former Bank of England governor Mark Carney accuses Downing Street of working at cross-purposes with the Bank. Source link
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WH plays damage control yet again after Biden search for deceased Rep. Walorski adds to list of walk-backs
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NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The White House was again put on the defensive by President Biden on Wednesday after the president’
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‘True’ that government tax cuts benefit the wealthiest, says finance minister Chris Philp | Politics News
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A government minister has admitted that scrapping the top rate of income tax only benefits the wealthy. Speaking to Sky News, Chief Secretary to the Treasury
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Digvijaya Singh to file nomination on 30 September-Politics News , Firstpost
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File image of Digvijaya Singh.ANI New Delhi: Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Wednesday night left Kerala for Delhi and will visit the party office
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Treasury rejects U-turn on mini-budget despite turmoil
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Government departments are also being told to find cuts to help reduce spending, the BBC is told. Source link
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12 GOP senators demand explanation for FBI arrest of pro-life activist
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NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! EXCLUSIVE – Twelve Republican senators are demanding an explanation from the Justice Department about the FBI’
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Starmer has everything to play for after a successful conference and as the Tories flounder | Politics News
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Boris Johnson deposed, turmoil in the markets triggered by Trussonomics, Sir Keir Starmer finds himself catapulted from the Labour leader who didn’
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GoP loses ground as old fox Ashok Gehlot bares his fangs to “silent” Sachin Pilot
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Two factors have emerged from the drama playing out over Ashok Gehlot. One, the power of a chief minister in modern India cannot be undermined.
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Bank of England steps in to calm markets
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It underlines that this is a crisis, and the Bank has responded in emergency mode. The clear cause of this crisis was the chancellor’
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All-American swimmer who raced Lia Thomas says Rand Paul ‘stood up for me’ in new ad
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NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! EXCLUSIVE: The All-American swimmer who became an outspoken advocate for women’s athletics after competing
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Labour promises face-to-face GP appointments and online bookings | Politics News
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A Labour government would require all surgeries to allow bookings through the NHS app to end «the days of waiting on the phone at 8am to book an appointment»
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Who is Vijay Nair, Manish Sisodia’s ‘aide’ and former OML CEO, arrested in Delhi liquor policy case?
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Two arrests have been made so far in connection with the alleged irregularities in the now-withdrawn Delhi excise policy. Liquor businessman Sameer Mahendru
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IMF sounds alarm on UK tax cut plans
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The UK government proposals will work at «cross purposes» with the cost-of-living fight, the IMF says. Source link
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Georgia Gov. Kemp opposes changing Atlanta Braves’ name, says World Series champs need to ‘keep chopping’
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NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! ALPHARETTA, Georgia – Republican Gov. Brian Kemp of Georgia says he strongly supports the Atlanta Braves keeping their name.
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Sir Keir Starmer cuts different figure as he faces genuine opportunity to reach No 10 | Politics News
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Outside the Labour conference hall in Liverpool, the winds were up and the rain pouring down. Back in the City of London, the markets were still in turmoil
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Congress observers give clean chit to Gehlot, recommend action against 3 MLAs
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Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot New Delhi: The Congress on Tuesday night issued show cause notices to two Rajasthan ministers Shanti Dhariwal and
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Rupa Huq MP apologises for 'superficially' black remark
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Labour suspended the MP, saying her description of Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng was inappropriate. Source link
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Kamala Harris centers Asia trip around security, adds Korean DMZ to tour
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NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! In meeting after meeting with Asian leaders Tuesday, Vice President Kamala Harris emphasized the U.
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Keir Starmer used his party conference speech to sharpen his message and go heavy on patriotism in a pitch to ‘hero voters’ | Politics News
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As an exercise in party management, this has been the most successful conference for Labour since Tony Blair’s last in 2006. There was buyer’
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With Ashok Gehlot ‘out’, who is in the race for Congress president?
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Senior leaders like KC Venugopal, Digvijaya Singh, Kumari Selja and Mallikarjun Kharge can be among the likely contenders for the Congress president post.
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Labour conference: Starmer to quote Tony Blair in pitch for power
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There’s a question though: is that because its ideas are exciting the electorate, or is Labour’s popularity more because of concern about the
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Democrats continue to make abortion campaign issue, but most still won’t say if they support any restrictions
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NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! With just weeks to go until the 2022 midterm elections, most Democrats running in tight re-election races still
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Labour accuses Tories of ‘energy disarmament’ and mocks ’19th century’ Jacob Rees-Mogg | Climate News
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Labour has accused the Tories of «energy disarmament» for faltering on home insulation and nuclear energy, closing gas storage facilities and
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Ashok Gehlot cocks a snook as Congress discipline is in jeopardy
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Running a political party on auto-pilot and remembrances of past glory obviously does not work. It is like King Charles I invoking Divine Right in the
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Conservative MPs concerned at market reaction to tax cuts
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Some worry about the effect on the party’s reputation, while others think market reaction will settle. Source link
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Sen. Ossoff details probe into nearly 1,000 uncounted DOJ prison deaths in 2021
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NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! FIRST ON FOX: Georgia Sen. Jon Ossoff, a Democrat, detailed his recent probe into the nearly 1,000 uncounted
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Labour surge to biggest poll lead over Tories since 2001 ahead of Keir Starmer’s keynote speech | Politics News
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Sir Keir Starmer will claim a «changed» Labour can turn the UK into a «growth superpower» in his keynote conference speech —
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‘You, me’ narrative of states won’t help India; Revadi politics is bogus, says Nirmala Sitharaman
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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman at CNN-News18 Town Hall. News18 Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, at the CNN-News18 Town Hall on Monday
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Chancellor ‘not going to make any comment now’ on pound
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Kwasi Kwarteng has declined to comment on the financial market reaction since his mini-budget on Friday. The pound fell to a record low against the dollar
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Republicans building a massive Biden accountability agenda for 2023
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NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Soon after COVID-19 hit the U.S., Democrats made a subtle change to House rules that shut off an important
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Shadow chancellor Rachel Reeves attacks Liz Truss’s economic plan which ‘has been tested and has failed’ | Politics News
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Labour’s shadow chancellor Rachel Reeves has said the UK government is putting the economy in danger and attacked Prime Minister Liz Truss’
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Rajasthan political crisis deepens as Gehlot loyalists make three demands; Maken, Kharge return to Delhi-Politics News , Firstpost
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Senior Congress leader and AICC observer Ajay Maken. ANI New Delhi: Senior Congress leader and AICC observer A Maken on Monday said that three leaders
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Labour rival Tories with industry plan for economic growth
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The shadow chancellor will pledge to «build British industry» with an initial pot worth £8bn. Source link
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Texas Gov. Abbott’s campaign says two volunteers were assaulted while knocking on doors
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NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Two volunteers for Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s reelection campaign were assaulted while knocking on doors
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Pound sinks to record low against the dollar as chancellor and prime minister defend mini-budget | Business News
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The pound has fallen to a record low against the dollar. Sterling slipped by nearly 5% to $1.0327, falling below 1985 lows. It stumbled back to $1.
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Fresh crisis hits Rajasthan Congress as over 90 MLAs close to CM Gehlot threaten to resign
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Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot. ANI New Delhi: A fresh crisis has hit the Congress government in Rajasthan with 90 MLAs considered close to chief
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Labour does back rail nationalisation, says shadow transport minister
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However, in July, his successor as Labour leader Sir Keir said he wanted to take a «pragmatic» rather than «ideological»