What do Asian congress members think about diversity?

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What do Asian congress members think about diversity?

Published on June 7, 2018 So, your friends and family are worried about diversity – quotas, glass ceilings, the absence of people of colour among MPs, the underrepresentation of certain groups at every level…

This deadly flu is not going to kill us all this year

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This deadly flu is not going to kill us all this year

Global health officials fear Europe is on the verge of a flu outbreak like the “Spanish flu” that began killing millions of people in 1918, when millions more became sick and many more died…

Harriet Harman calls for Met chief Cressida Dick to resign

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Harriet Harman calls for Met chief Cressida Dick to resign

Harriet Harman has called for Cressida Dick, the Met police commissioner, to resign over “unacceptable behaviour” towards a woman. The Labour leader, at a meeting of Labour MPs held in Westminster on Monday night,…

Malawi MP shot himself to death in parliament building

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Malawi MP shot himself to death in parliament building

Gabriel Palumbo, an opposition MP from Malawi’s third largest party, the Malawi Congress Party, shot himself to death in the parliament building in Lilongwe on Tuesday. The BBC reports that Malawi’s ruling party, the…

A first: Women win all seats in Iceland's Parliament

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A first: Women win all seats in Iceland’s Parliament

Written by Ivan Pentchoukov, CNN For the first time in Iceland’s history, there are women representing every single seat in the country’s Parliament. It’s the result of a historic election, which has also established…