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Italy’s Prime Minister, Giuseppe Conte, Resigns After Weeks of Infighting

Italy's Prime Minister, Giuseppe Conte, Resigns After Weeks of Infighting

Italy’s Prime Minister, Giuseppe Conte, Resigns After Weeks of Infighting Italy’s Prime Minister, Giuseppe Conte, Resigns After Weeks of Infighting ROME — Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte of Italy resigned on Tuesday after weeks of political infighting, thrusting the country into renewed instability as the coronavirus pandemic ravages lives and livelihoods. The latest political crisis caught many off guard as the …

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Giuseppe Conte to Resign as Italian Prime Minister

Giuseppe Conte to Resign as Italian Prime Minister

Giuseppe Conte to Resign as Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte to Resign as Italian Prime Minister Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte of Italy will offer his resignation on Tuesday, his office said on Monday evening, likely triggering the collapse of Italy’s teetering government and plunging the country deeper into political chaos as it faces a still-spiraling coronavius epidemic and a halting …

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Black Mirror: Hugh Grant almost played the prime minister in infamous pig sex episode

Black Mirror: Hugh Grant almost played the prime minister in infamous pig sex episode

Black Mirror: Hugh Grant almost played the prime minister in infamous pig sex episode Black Mirror: Hugh Grant almost played the prime minister in infamous pig sex episode Hugh Grant has revealed that he was originally offered the part of Prime Minister in Black Mirror’s infamous first episode. Airing in 2011 on Channel 4, “The National Anthem” is one of …

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Nepal’s Prime Minister, K.P. Sharma Oli, Calls for New Elections

Nepal's Prime Minister, K.P. Sharma Oli, Calls for New Elections

Nepal’s Prime Minister, K.P. Sharma Oli, Calls for New Elections Nepal’s Prime Minister, K.P. Sharma Oli, Calls for New Elections KATHMANDU, Nepal — Nepal’s top leader dissolved Parliament on Sunday amid infighting among members of the governing party, throwing into doubt the political future of a strategically important Himalayan country where China and India have long jockeyed for influence. The …

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Suicide Bomber in Somalia Hits Prime Minister’s Rally

Suicide Bomber in Somalia Hits Prime Minister’s Rally

Suicide Bomber in Somalia Hits Prime Minister’s Rally Suicide Bomber in Somalia Hits Prime Minister’s Rally The United Nations Mission to Somalia, which backs a 19,000-strong African Union peacekeeping mission in Somalia, condemned the attack and called for those responsible to be brought to justice. The Shabab was driven out of the capital, Mogadishu, in 2011 but still holds sway …

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Lebanon Prime Minister Charged With Negligence in Beirut Blast

Lebanon Prime Minister Charged With Negligence in Beirut Blast

Lebanon Prime Minister Charged With Negligence in Beirut Blast Lebanon Prime Minister Charged With Negligence in Beirut Blast BEIRUT, Lebanon — The Lebanese judge investigating the massive explosion in the port of Beirut has charged the acting prime minister, Hassan Diab, and three former ministers with negligence in the August blast that killed nearly 200 people, two people briefed on …

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Amazon Shopping Needs a Prime Army

Amazon Shopping Needs a Prime Army

Amazon Shopping Needs a Prime Army Amazon Shopping Needs a Prime Army This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it weekdays. Amazon is mobilizing a growing army to deliver packages to your door. My colleague Karen Weise wrote about a hiring binge at Amazon that has expanded its work force by …

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Khalifa Bin Salman al-Khalifa, Prime Minister of Bahrain, Dies at 84

Khalifa Bin Salman al-Khalifa, Prime Minister of Bahrain, Dies at 84

Khalifa Bin Salman al-Khalifa, Prime Minister of Bahrain, Dies at 84 Khalifa Bin Salman al-Khalifa, Prime Minister of Bahrain, Dies at 84 BEIRUT, Lebanon — Prince Khalifa bin Salman al-Khalifa, who ran Bahrain’s government as prime minister for nearly five decades while defending the ruling dynasty and quashing opposition, died on Wednesday. He was 84. The state-run Bahrain News Agency …

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‘Utopia’ Review: Gillian Flynn’s Dystopian Thriller on Amazon Prime Video

‘Utopia’ Review: Gillian Flynn’s Dystopian Thriller on Amazon Prime Video

‘Utopia’ Review: Gillian Flynn’s Dystopian Thriller on Amazon Prime Video ‘Utopia’ Review: Gillian Flynn’s Dystopian Thriller on Amazon Prime Video For a show that’s based on a 2013 British series, and has been in the works for years at different networks and with different writers attached, “Utopia” couldn’t feel — on the surface — much more timely. A deadly flu …

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Ethiopian Region Holds Local Elections in Defiance of Prime Minister

Ethiopian Region Holds Local Elections in Defiance of Prime Minister

Ethiopian Region Holds Local Elections in Defiance of Prime Minister Ethiopian Region Holds Local Elections in Defiance of Prime Minister The Tigray election comes almost two months after the country was gripped by deadly protests following the killing of prominent singer Hachalu Hundessa, a champion of the Oromo ethnic group, the country’s largest, which has long complained of political and …

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