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Populist Wave Likely to Lift Iceland's Pirate PartyNew York TimesBirgitta Jonsdottir, the leader of Iceland's Pirate Party, cast her ballot in the general election on Saturday. Her party is poised to make big gains, reflecting the country's discontent with the political establishment. By REUTERS on Publish Date ...
Australia asylum: Arrivals by boat face lifetime visa banBBC NewsAustralia has unveiled tough new plans to bar any asylum seekers who try to reach the country by boat from ever being able to enter the country. The lifetime ban on visas would apply even to those travelling as tourists, for business, or who married an ...
South Korea: Protestors demand President Park resignationCNNSeoul (CNN) Thousands of South Koreans rallied in Seoul Saturday, demanding the resignation of President Park Geun-hye. Police estimated that around 12,000 demonstrators attended the night-time protest, according to the country's semi-official Yonhap ...
Yemen: Airstrikes leave dozens deadCNNSanaa, Yemen (CNN) A pair of airstrikes targeting a Yemeni prison killed dozens of inmates off the nation's west coast Saturday, the nation's Houthi-controlled Defense Ministry said. The airstrikes, which targeted the port city of Hodieda, killed at ... |