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  1. Matteo Salvini with his party's regional candidate Lucia Borgonzoni on the campaign trail

    Salvini eyes return to power at crunch Italy vote

    Italy's fragile governing coalition is bracing for a key regional election this weekend which the far-right League hopes will trigger a political ...
  2. Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Soros said humanity was at a turning point and the

    Soros pledges US$1b to battle 'would-be and actual dictators'

    US financier and philanthropist George Soros on Thursday pledged one billion dollars for a new university network project to battle the erosion of ...
  3. Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra is forecast to strengthen his position in Sunday's

    President set to gain as Peru heads to congressional polls

    Peru will hold separate parliamentary elections for the first time on Sunday as President Martin Vizcarra looks to break the influence of the main ...
  4. Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro (center) goads opposition leader Juan Guaido at an

    Maduro celebrates Guaido 'failure' in Venezuela rally

    Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro goaded opposition leader Juan Guaido during a rally in Caracas on Thursday, taunting his rival for failing to ...
  5. Deepika Padukone

    Commentary: Why Bollywood is going against the Indian political establishment

    Movie stars have often been used to further the Indian government’s agenda but now many have found their own voice, says Nazneen Mohsina.
  6. FILE PHOTO: Students of the Jamia Millia Islamia university demonstrate against their Vice Chancell

    Checking on friends and missing class: Protests bring fear to India's campuses

    One of India's most famous universities is half-empty and some students who are on campus track each other on mobile devices to ensure people are ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: EU summit in Brussels

    Irish PM willing to enter grand coalition with main rival

    Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said for the first time on Wednesday that he would consider entering an unprecedented coalition government with ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: North Korean fishermen are seen as a Chinese flag flutters from the Broken Bridge

    China fails to repatriate North Korea workers despite UN sanctions: US official

    China has failed to send home North Korean workers by a December deadline in violation of United Nations sanctions, a senior US official said on ...
  9. The overhaul would transform the State Council from an advisory body to an organ -- potentially

    Moving quickly, Putin submits controversial reform plan to MPs

    President Vladimir Putin moved quickly on Monday to push through an overhaul of Russia's political system that has fuelled speculation over his ...