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Who is Kamala Harris? Potential Democrat 2020 nominee and California senator

US Senator Kamala Harris believes that she is considering running for presidency in 2020. But what is her background in politics and is she a potential candidate? Here's what we know. AP:Associated PressWho is Kamala Harris? Kamala Harris is an American...

Can sport heal divisions in the Middle East? | Qatar

Qatar's football team started the Asian Cup ranked 93rd in the world. But after an almost flawless month-long tournament, Qatari players brought home their first major trophy. All the more remarkable because their matches were played in the United Arab...

Sick Brits ‘told they have to fork out £40 for doctors letters’ to prove...

CASH-strapped Brits on benefits are being forced to pay £40 for GP letters to prove they are too sick to get to benefits appointments. People trying to claim ESA, PIP and Universal Credit claim to have been told that...

Jeremy Hardy dead aged 57

BRITISH comedy legend Jeremy Hardy has died, aged 57 after a short cancer battle. The funnyman, famous for appearing on Mock the Week and radio shows such as I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue, passed away on Friday with...

French schools ban words ‘mother’ and ‘father’ and replace them with ‘parent 1’ and...

SCHOOLS in France are to replace the words mother and father with parent 1 and parent 2 in a bid to end discrimination against same sex couples. An amendment to a new draft education bill making the change was...

Question Time crowd cheer Leaver who blasts moaning MPs and says No Deal Brexit...

A LEAVE-BACKING Brit won cheers on Question Time for blasting timid politicians scared of No Deal Brexit. The audience member insisted Britain would get through the disruption of quitting the EU without a deal. A Leaver on Question Time...

David Cameron is a headless chicken who legged it after Brexit — which shows...

MEMO to David Cameron’s agent: If your man is going to have any more unscheduled chats with members of the Press, best not to do it when Dave is wearing his running gear. Not a great look for the...

Diane Abbott accuses BBC Question Time of ‘whipping up a racist and sexist atmosphere’...

LABOUR's Diane Abbott is alleging BBC Question Time “whipped up” a racist and sexist atmosphere amid claims she singled out before and during the debate show. The shadow Home Secretary said she was picked on and interrupted more than...

Can the protests in Sudan succeed? | Africa

Nationwide protests have been taking place in Sudan almost every day for a month. They are the longest in decades and the most significant in the country's recent history. The demonstrations were prompted by a rise in bread and fuel...

Shadow Brexit Secretary Keir Starmer contradicts his party’s stance on dreaded Irish backstop

LABOUR’S Shadow Brexit Secretary yesterday said any deal on the table would have a Northern Irish backstop - in direct conflict with a Labour party spokesman. Asked on the BBC’s Marr show if Labour’s deal would have the hated...

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