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Thornberry: Govt has been complacent with drug stockpiles [Video]

Thornberry: Govt has been complacent with drug stockpiles

Emily Thornberry has called the government ‘complacent and lazy’ as Labour reveals that a number of the UK’s emergency stockpiles of drugs are running dangerously low. Report by Browna. Like us..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 01:26Published
Thornberry: School meal funding about humanity, not politics [Video]

Thornberry: School meal funding about humanity, not politics

Shadow Secretary of State for International Trade, Emily Thornberry, has slammed the government over its decision to stop the free school meal scheme over half-term. The Labour MP applauded the British..

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Anfield boss puts rivalry aside to praise Marcus Rashford for school meals drive [Video]

Anfield boss puts rivalry aside to praise Marcus Rashford for school meals drive

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has praised Marcus Rashford for showing thekind of leadership the Government is failing to provide with his campaign forfree school meals.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:02Published
Ireland Is the First European Country to Return to Nationwide Shutdown [Video]

Ireland Is the First European Country to Return to Nationwide Shutdown

The government’s stay-at-home order went into effect Wednesday.

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Samuel Paty murder: French opinion divided over government response to Islamic terrorism [Video]

Samuel Paty murder: French opinion divided over government response to Islamic terrorism

In the wake of the brutal beheading of Samuel Paty, French President Emmanuel Macron has promised a further crackdown on extremism. Some critics say the government's measures to handle the situation..

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Recent SDSU grad creates clothing line [Video]

Recent SDSU grad creates clothing line

The pandemic interrupted a San Diego State graduate's plans, so she created a clothing line to continue her creativity.

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‘Failed to solve issues’: Mehbooba Mufti slams Centre over Kashmir, Article 370 [Video]

‘Failed to solve issues’: Mehbooba Mufti slams Centre over Kashmir, Article 370

Peoples' Democratic Party (PDP) president and former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister, Mehbooba Mufti held her first party meeting in Srinagar on Thursday, nine days after her release from a 14-month..

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Kangana Ranaut ‘waiting to be in jail soon’, hints over Aamir Khan’s silence [Video]

Kangana Ranaut ‘waiting to be in jail soon’, hints over Aamir Khan’s silence

Actor Kangana Ranaut on Friday said that "the government (is) trying to put me in jail" after a complaint was filed against the actor at a Mumbai court for "spreading hate and breaking the brotherhood,..

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Racial Justice and Equality       10232020 [Video]

Racial Justice and Equality 10232020

Mayot Linda Gorton will be revealing the report the commission of racial justice and equality.

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Agriculture Secretary Eustice outlines government fisheries [Video]

Agriculture Secretary Eustice outlines government fisheries

Secretary of State for Agriculture George Eustice has said the government's stance on fishing waters will be negotiated with the EU as a whole rather than individual members. Report by Odonovanc. Like..

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Ireland’s second nationwide lockdown comes into force [Video]

Ireland’s second nationwide lockdown comes into force

Ireland is facing the toughest set of restrictions for six weeks as it entersa second lockdown. The entire country moved to the highest level ofrestrictions under the Government’s five-tiered..

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Highlights from the Government’s Covid-19 press conference [Video]

Highlights from the Government’s Covid-19 press conference

Boris Johnson holds a press conference regarding the coronavirus situation.The Prime Minister was joined by Chancellor Rishi Sunak who has announcedbillions of pounds of extra help for firms and..

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Labour gives its verdict on Sunak's financial measures [Video]

Labour gives its verdict on Sunak's financial measures

Shadow Chancellor Anneliese Dodds has said the government needed to be "far quicker" at delivering new financial measures for businesses in Tier 2 coronavirus areas to avoid "unnecessary economic..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 00:41Published
MPs vote against extending free school meals into holidays [Video]

MPs vote against extending free school meals into holidays

A motion to extend the free school meal voucher scheme until Easter 2021 has been rejected by MPs. Tabled by Labour, Conservative MPs voted against the scheme 322 votes to 261. This comes after England..

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Boris Johnson defends his approach to tackling Covid [Video]

Boris Johnson defends his approach to tackling Covid

Boris Johnson has defended the government's approach to tackling the Covid-19 outbreak, warning that an "extreme laissez faire" response, giving people greater freedom, would result in "many thousands..

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Thailand lifts protest ban that backfired [Video]

Thailand lifts protest ban that backfired

Thailand on Thursday rolled back an emergency decree aimed at ending months of protests against the government and monarchy that had only inflamed anger and brought tens of thousands of people onto..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 02:06Published
Russia and Iran have obtained voter information ahead of US election, officials say [Video]

Russia and Iran have obtained voter information ahead of US election, officials say

Russia and Iran have obtained US voting registration information and areaiming to interfere in the presidential election, the government's nationalintelligence director said. John Ratcliffe, the..

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Two-thirds of 'Right of Entry' forms signed, deadline on October 23 [Video]

Two-thirds of 'Right of Entry' forms signed, deadline on October 23

Two-thirds of 'Right of Entry' forms signed, deadline on October 23

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City of Eugene released 2019 race and bias report [Video]

City of Eugene released 2019 race and bias report

There were 66 bias crimes and non-criminal incidents reported in 2019, a decrease from the 81 incidents reported in 2018.

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Purdue Pharma [Video]

Purdue Pharma

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WCBI NEWS AT 6 - 10/21/20 [Video]

WCBI NEWS AT 6 - 10/21/20

WCBI NEWS AT 6 - 10/21/20

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DENTIST PPE - 10/21/20 [Video]

DENTIST PPE - 10/21/20

DENTIST PPE - 10/21/20

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How much cash is coronavirus costing the government? [Video]

How much cash is coronavirus costing the government?

As politicians in the North West lobby the government for coronavirus cash, Sky News' Paul Kelso asks how much debt is being taken on?

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Good news for book lovers in J-K as libraries re-open [Video]

Good news for book lovers in J-K as libraries re-open

Here is good news for all the book lovers in the Valley. The Jammu and Kashmir government has reopened libraries for students and bibliophiles. The libraries were shut since COVID-induced lockdown. The..

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Centre announces Rs 3,737 cr bonus for 30 lakh employees amid festive season [Video]

Centre announces Rs 3,737 cr bonus for 30 lakh employees amid festive season

The government on Wednesday decided to give Rs 3,737 crore bonus to 30.67 lakh central government employees to encourage spending during the festival season and add to demand in the economy. The..

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South Korea Officials Assure Flu Vaccine Trial Is Not Connected To Recent Deaths

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West Ham and Manchester City's Premier League clash is being screened for fans at a nearby cinema, leaving many confused amid the government's ban on supporters attending fixtures
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Centre extends deadline of filing income tax returns to December 31

In a major relief to taxpayers, the Government on Saturday announced extension of the due date for filing income tax returns for the assessment 2020-21 by another month to December 31, 2020. The..
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Zimbabwe: Way Past Time to Privatise State-Owned Enterprises

[Zimbabwe Independent] For many years, the government has misled Zimbabweans into believing that the stinking corruption and mismanagement that has grounded State-Owned Enterprises (SOEs) is under..
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The U.S. stops business deal between Iraq, Russia

(MENAFN) An Iraqi representative has condemned the United States for hindering the government's endeavors to obtain Russia's long-range and surface-to...
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Poland's President Duda tests positive for coronavirus

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's President Andrzej Duda has tested positive for coronavirus, his spokesman said on Saturday. The spokesman, Blazej Spychalski, said on Twitter that the 48-year-old..
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Party strategists brace for a long winter of cliffhangers in the Commons

Federal politicians pulled back from the brink of an election this week — but three political strategists say they believe the brinkmanship in the Commons is likely to continue as the Liberals and..
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Airtel to pump in Rs 6k-cr more in Karnataka

Telecom major Bharti Airtel is planning to invest another Rs 6,000 crore in Karnataka, and has also offered the government to use its services for automated meter reading (AMR) that can reduce the time..
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New Parliament building to be ready by October 2022

Construction of a new Parliament building will begin in December this year and is likely to be completed by October 2022, while necessary measures have been put in place to ensure that Parliament..
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Defence canteens to ban import of finished goods

In a major blow to companies ranging from FMCG and liquor to consumer durables and footwear, the government-controlled Canteen Stores Department (CSD), which operates canteens for the defence forces,..
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The Latest: Sri Lanka closes harbors after spike in cases

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Authorities in Sri Lanka on Saturday closed at least two fishery harbors and many stalls after a surge of 609 cases linked to the country’s main fish market. The government..
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Potable water, groundwater wastage or misuse now punishable offence in India

In a landmark development in the history of groundwater preservation in the country, wastage and misuse of potable water or groundwater will, henceforth, be a punishable offence, with the Central..
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COVID-19: Two-thirds of France under night curfew

On Thursday several nations continued to report record daily spike in COVID-19 cases, including France which saw 41,622 new infections and Spain which added 20,986 more cases. While the French..
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Trump 'coyote' remark confuses Twitter, including Georgia state Democrat

When President Trump suggested at the Thursday presidential debate that the more than 500 migrant children who the government hasn’t...
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Asia Today: Sri Lanka closes harbors after 609 test positive

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Facebook representatives asked on fund spent on data safety

During Friday's session at the Joint Committee of Parliament on personal data protection Bill, 2019, Facebook representatives including its India Policy Director Ankhi Das was asked on how much fund is..
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India has kept climate pledge, says Pradhan

Petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan tells TOI that the government has successfully used the energy space to address consumer needs, while turning it into a diplomatic and trade tool.
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Social Security, The Election, And Beyond – OpEd

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Social Security, not exactly a hot-button issue this election season, has made an eleventh-hour appearance. Some voters are charging that Sen. Joe Biden twice voted to tax Social Security. Voters might..
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Why Lebanon Needs Its Revolution – OpEd

On October 27, 2020, a year after former Lebanese prime minister Saad Hariri was dismissed from office, he was reappointed by President Michel Aoun.  Despite Hariri’s previous inability to manage..
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Poor Timing: Cartier Meets Australia Post – OpEd

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Watch brands do not tend to circulate as discussion topics in the Australian federal parliament.  Time watching is a more functional affair. But Australia Post’s Chief Executive Christine Holgate..
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Bangladesh: Buddhist Monk Calls On PM Hasina To Save Temple And Monastery

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A Bangladeshi Buddhist monk has pleaded to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to save a Buddhist temple, monastery, and local Buddhist community from political-Islamist propaganda and land grab..
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Reverse mortgage touted for elderly

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US shows support for airline venture between Delta, WestJet

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Greece: Insolvency overhaul during pandemic triggers spat

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Czech health minister breaks virus rules, asked to resign

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