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Left-leaning NDP Projected To Form Majority British Columbia Government: CBC
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Left-leaning NDP Projected To Form Majority British Columbia Government: CBC

The left-leaning New Democratic Party (NDP) is on track to form a majority government in the western Canadian province of British Columbia, Canadian Broadcasting Corp (CBC) News projected after Saturday’s election. The NDP has been running a minority government since 2017, with support of the province’s Green Party. NDP leader […]

Australia’s COVID-19 Epicentre Delays decision On Lifting Lockdown Restrictions
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Australia’s COVID-19 Epicentre Delays decision On Lifting Lockdown Restrictions

Victoria state, Australia’s COVID-19 epicentre, on Sunday delayed an expected announcement on the easing of lockdown restrictions due to an outbreak in Melbourne, prompting warnings that residents were at a “financial and mental breaking point”. The restrictions have limited most retail businesses in the state’s capital to providing online services […]

Turkey’s Erdogan Says Macron ‘Needs Treatment’ Over Attitude To Muslims
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Turkey’s Erdogan Says Macron ‘Needs Treatment’ Over Attitude To Muslims

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan launched a fresh attack on his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron on Saturday, saying he needed mental treatment over his attitude towards Muslims and Islam. Earlier this month, Macron pledged to fight “Islamist separatism”, which he said was threatening to take control in some Muslim communities around […]

French Hospitals Will Feel Impact Of Accelerating Infections In Two Weeks: Minister
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French Hospitals Will Feel Impact Of Accelerating Infections In Two Weeks: Minister

French hospitals cannot avoid the impact of the rapidly spreading coronavirus epidemic, the health minister said on Saturday. The spread of the virus in France has accelerated rapidly in recent weeks, with the total number of confirmed infections exceeding one million on Friday. “The serious cases arriving in our hospitals […]