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Residents of 'predominantly white' New York neighbourhood oppose Black Lives Matter march [Video]

Residents of 'predominantly white' New York neighbourhood oppose Black Lives Matter march

A group of residents of Merrick in New York were seen opposing a Black Lives Matter march in the town on June 2. Footage captured on Merrick Road by Vincent Fodera shows a group of residents on the..

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Drew Brees Apologizes for Criticism of Colin Kaepernick Anthem Protests [Video]

Drew Brees Apologizes for Criticism of Colin Kaepernick Anthem Protests

Saints QB Drew Brees apologized for comments that were “insensitive and completely missed the mark” when he repeated his opposition to former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling during..

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California lawmakers consider legalizing sports betting [Video]

California lawmakers consider legalizing sports betting

Mark Demsky reports

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Opposition strong to proposed property tax increase in Nashville [Video]

Opposition strong to proposed property tax increase in Nashville

Nashville residents spoke out a proposed property tax increase at Tuesday's Metro Council meeting.

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The state of the political parties as the UK battles Covid-19 [Video]

The state of the political parties as the UK battles Covid-19

A look at how the Government and opposition benches stand as the Conservatives begin to ease the coronavirus lockdown.

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India-Nepal tussle: Oli govt forced to defer new map claiming Indian territory [Video]

India-Nepal tussle: Oli govt forced to defer new map claiming Indian territory

Nepal govt forced to defer a constitutional amendment to update national map. Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli wants to update map claiming Indian territories. Main opposition Nepali Congress party sought more..

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Hong Kong politicians ejected amid China anthem debate [Video]

Hong Kong politicians ejected amid China anthem debate

Three pro-democracy politicians were ejected from Hong Kong’s legislative chamber on Thursday morning, disrupting the start of a second day of debate on a contentious bill that would criminalise..

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"Move on" - British PM Johnson tries to draw line under adviser row [Video]

"Move on" - British PM Johnson tries to draw line under adviser row

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has urged Britain to move on from what he described as a "very, very frustrating episode" when his closest adviser provoked outrage and scorn for traveling during the..

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Rahul Gandhi making Shiv Sena a scapegoat in Maharashtra: Devendra Fadnavis [Video]

Rahul Gandhi making Shiv Sena a scapegoat in Maharashtra: Devendra Fadnavis

After Congress leader Rahul Gandhi appeared to distance the party from its government ally Shiv Sena in Maharashtra over the handling of coronavirus in the state, Leader of Opposition in the state..

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India-China LAC tensions: India reinforces troops in Uttarakhand| Oneindia News [Video]

India-China LAC tensions: India reinforces troops in Uttarakhand| Oneindia News

Non-metros see highest demand for flights on day 1 as people visit homes, travel for medical procedures; India sends more troops to Uttarakhand amid tension with China at Line of Actual Control; Union..

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Trump Visits Baltimore On Memorial Day Despite Mayor's Opposition [Video]

Trump Visits Baltimore On Memorial Day Despite Mayor's Opposition

Despite pleas from Baltimore Mayor Jack Young to stay home, President Donald Trump was at Fort McHenry on Monday for a Memorial Day ceremony.

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Belarus: Hundreds protest in Minsk against President Lukashenko [Video]

Belarus: Hundreds protest in Minsk against President Lukashenko

Demonstrators wore facemasks in defiance and carried slippers, joining opposition activists' calls to "smash the cockroach".View on euronews

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Iranian fuel starts arriving in Venezuelan waters despite U.S. warning [Video]

Iranian fuel starts arriving in Venezuelan waters despite U.S. warning

The lead vessel of a five-tanker flotilla carrying fuel supplied by Iran to gasoline-thirsty Venezuela neared one of its state-run ports as President Nicolas Maduro thanked Tehran on Sunday. Libby..

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UK's Johnson resists calls to sack aide accused of lockdown breach [Video]

UK's Johnson resists calls to sack aide accused of lockdown breach

A controversial aide to Boris Johnson has been accused of breaking lockdown rules. But the British prime minister has resisted calls to sack him. Lucy Fielder reports.

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Dominic Cummings: I behaved reasonably and legally in travelling to Durham [Video]

Dominic Cummings: I behaved reasonably and legally in travelling to Durham

Downing Street has said Dominic Cummings believed he “behaved reasonably and legally” when he travelled from his London home to County Durham during the lockdown. Opposition MPs have accused Number..

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No 10 : Cummings believes he behaved ‘reasonably and legally’ with lockdown trip [Video]

No 10 : Cummings believes he behaved ‘reasonably and legally’ with lockdown trip

Downing Street has said Dominic Cummings believed he “behaved reasonably and legally” when he travelled from his London home to County Durham during the lockdown. Opposition MPs have accused Number..

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Centre should engage in dialogue with all political parties: Opposition [Video]

Centre should engage in dialogue with all political parties: Opposition

The opposition parties held a virtual meeting and demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government should engage in dialogue with all political parties to find a way in the crisis of COVID-19..

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Coronavirus: Govt says doubling rate of Covid-19 cases at 13.3 days now | Oneindia News [Video]

Coronavirus: Govt says doubling rate of Covid-19 cases at 13.3 days now | Oneindia News

The health ministry also said the Covid-19 fatality rate has dropped from 3.13% to 3.02% since the lockdown was implemented while the recovery rate has improved to 41%. Pre-lockdown doubling rate of..

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Scuffles break out between Hong Kong legislators over security freedoms [Video]

Scuffles break out between Hong Kong legislators over security freedoms

China has announced new national security legislation for Hong Kong that could threaten the city's traditional freedoms. Scuffles broke out in the Hong Kong Legislative Council on Friday as opposition..

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PM Modi announces Rs 1000 crore immediate relief for cyclone-hit West Bengal | Oneindia News [Video]

PM Modi announces Rs 1000 crore immediate relief for cyclone-hit West Bengal | Oneindia News

PM Modi announces Rs 1000 crore immediate Central assistance to West Bengal due to cyclone Amphan; Congress President Sonia Gandhi chairs opposition meet, BSP, SP, AAp skip it, AAP says it did not..

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Hong Kong lawmakers, activists condemn Beijing's national security law legislation [Video]

Hong Kong lawmakers, activists condemn Beijing's national security law legislation

More than a dozen pan-democrat lawmakers and other activists assembled at a police station to march to the nearby Chinese Liaison Office, chanting "Hong Kong is becoming Xinjiang". Lee Cheuk-Yan of the..

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China says to impose security laws on Hong Kong [Video]

China says to impose security laws on Hong Kong

China says it intends to impose a national security law on Hong Kong, which risks sparking renewed unrest. Lucy Fielder reports.

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UK track-and-trace up soon, despite issues: minister [Video]

UK track-and-trace up soon, despite issues: minister

Britain is dealing with technical issues of its track and trace app that it hopes will help it keep the novel coronavirus outbreak under control. James Brokenshire, the junior interior minister in..

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Trump drops funding threat to Michigan [Video]

Trump drops funding threat to Michigan

President Donald Trump on Wednesday blasted plans to expand voting by mail in Michigan and briefly threatened to withhold federal funding for the state, but dropped the warning after an avalanche of..

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Speaker tells off Matt Hancock [Video]

Speaker tells off Matt Hancock

Speaker of the House of Commons Sir Lindsay Hoyle told Health Secretary Matt Hancock off for “advising the Opposition” in the Commons chamber, saying he would be "more than happy" for him to leave..

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Alarm bells ring as council plans to buy Maylord shopping centre

Last week’s Hereford Times front page announced Herefordshire Council is buying Maylord shopping centre for £4.5m sending alarm bells ringing amongst county ratepayers. There has been no previous..
Hereford Times - Published

Venezuela Urges France to Deliver Opposition Leader Juan Guaido, Reportedly in Hiding at its Embassy


RIA Nov. - Published

‘This Country Is On Fire’: Tucker And Guest Criticize Defense Secretary Esper’s Opposition To Using Troops To Police Riots

‘We are facing an insurrection’
Daily Caller - Published

Scottish Labour to toughen opposition to indyref2 at party summit

scottish labour to toughen opposition to indyref2 at party summit
Richard Leonard will instead talk up Labour's alternative to independence.
Daily Record - Published

US senators propose new round of Nord Stream 2 sanctions

Russia has pressed ahead with construction of the project despite opposition from Washington
FT.com - Published

Police object to Brighton night club’s takeaway plans

A night club boss faces opposition to his plans to sell takeaway drinks on Brighton seafront. Too many drunks, too few toilets and too many people flocking to the prom, making social distancing..
Brighton and Hove News - Published

Turkish parliament strips status of three opposition MPs

Turkey's parliament stripped two pro-Kurdish lawmakers and one MP from the main opposition party of their parliamentary status on Thursday after convictions against them became final, drawing sharp..
Reuters - Published

Keir Starmer becomes first opposition leader to hold regular radio phone-in with new LBC show

First 'Call Keir' will air next Monday
Independent - Published

HSBC, StanChart criticised for backing Hong Kong security law

Senior British politicians criticised HSBC and Standard Chartered on Thursday after the banks backed China's national security law for Hong Kong, in conflict with the British government's opposition to..
Reuters - Published

Drew Brees' comments hurtful and insensitive, says New Orleans Saints team-mate Malcolm Jenkins

Malcolm Jenkins says New Orleans Saints team-mate Drew Brees is "part of the problem" for his "hurtful" opposition to NFL kneeling protests.
BBC Sport - Published

Brees 'part of the problem' - team-mate responds to 'hurtful and insensitive' comments

Malcolm Jenkins says New Orleans Saints team-mate Drew Brees is "part of the problem" for his "hurtful" opposition to NFL kneeling protests.
BBC News - Published

Drew Brees' poisition 'hurtful and insensitive'

Malcolm Jenkins says New Orleans Saints team-mate Drew Brees is "part of the problem" for his "hurtful" opposition to NFL kneeling protests.
BBC News - Published

Derby season will begin on June 20 but EFL agree fixture amendment

Several Championship clubs have expressed opposition to the date set by the EFL, but the scheduled restart will not be changed, even if amendments have been made
Derby Telegraph - Published

Chicken farms: Local views 'sidelined' in planning process

BBC Local News: Mid Wales -- Opposition parties in Powys share campaigners' concerns about council officers taking decisions.
BBC Local News - Published

Dunblane massacre victim's father brands opposition to firearms ban "appalling"

dunblane massacre victim's father brands opposition to firearms ban appalling
Newly-released files reveal initial Tory resistance to a ban
Daily Record - Published Also reported by •Belfast Telegraph

PMQs: Labour leader Starmer's political distancing

There is a change in tone from the opposition leader towards Boris Johnson, but what is his plan?
BBC News - Published

Venezuela government, opposition agree to seek funds to fight coronavirus

Venezuela's government has signed an agreement with the opposition-led National Assembly to work with the regional arm of the World Health Organization to fight the novel coronavirus pandemic,..
Reuters - Published

Coronavirus: Call for inquiry into Welsh response

Opposition parties want a probe to report back before the 2021 Senedd election.
BBC News - Published

MLAs vote against ‘imposition’ of new abortion regulations in Northern Ireland

The Stormont Assembly has voted in opposition to new abortion regulations that include terminations up to birth in cases of serious non-fatal disabilities.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

George Floyd protests: UK opposition parties urge Boris Johnson to suspend export of arms and riot gear to Donald Trump's US

Pressure is mounting on Boris Johnson to suspend the export of British arms and riot gear to the United States after opposition parties backed a call from human rights groups to intervene.
Independent - Published

Protest march over George Floyd death set to happen in Worcester

protest march over george floyd death set to happen in worcester
"The protest is intended to abide by the social distancing measures in place but to also be able to unite the people of Worcester in a common cause as we express outrage and relentless opposition to..
Tamworth Herald - Published

City have limited options in finding friendly opposition before season restart

city have limited options in finding friendly opposition before season restart
A number of strict guidelines remain in place for hosting warm-up games behind closed doors
Bristol Post - Published

'Stop the cockroach': protests rattle Belarus President Lukashenko before election

In the Belarusian capital Minsk, a long queue formed outside a covered food market on Sunday as people waited for hours to give their signature to opposition candidates contesting a presidential..
Reuters - Published

QPR chief Lee Hoos and Simon Jordan in opposition over early Championship restart – ‘The momentum was irresistible! When did you think it would come back?’

Queens Park Rangers CEO Lee Hoos and former Crystal Palace chief Simon Jordan engaged in a lengthy discussion live on talkSPORT over the EFL’s plan to restart the Championship later this month. The..
talkSPORT - Published

Italy's opposition parties flout social distancing rules at rally in Rome

Italian opposition parties and hundreds of supporters defied social distancing rules on Tuesday to pack Rome's central streets in an anti-government protest rally.
Reuters - Published

PCC ignores crime panel in deputy row

The West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner has appointed a disgraced former councillor as his deputy despite cross-party opposition from his own crime panel.
Express and Star - Published

West Brom and Leeds fans fume at comments from Championship chief

west brom and leeds fans fume at comments from championship chief
West Brom news - QPR chief executive Les Hoos released a statement outlining his side's opposition to Championship return date
Tamworth Herald - Published Also reported by •Lichfield MercurySutton Coldfield ObserverWalsall Advertiser

Ring road speed cut decision questioned

Opposition leaders in Wolverhampton have question the decision to cut the speed limit on the ring road, and accused bosses of rushing it through.
Express and Star - Published

Canada's Trudeau, opposition leaders vow to fight racism at home

Canadian Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his rivals in the opposition vowed on Monday to fight racism at home as violent protests continued in the United States following the death of a black..
Reuters - Published

Former Rangers winger Eros Grezda, who Steven Gerrard booted out for spitting, allegedly punches opponent after losing match in Croatia

Rangers flop Eros Grezda reportedly PUNCHED an opposition player after losing a match against Rijeka in Croatia on Sunday. The winger rejoined Osijek in January after a miserable 18-month spell at..
talkSPORT - Published

Taiwan recall vote stirs acrimony, brings new problems for KMT

A recall vote for a high-profile mayor is stirring political acrimony in Taiwan, with accusations of voter intimidation and official interference, and could bring new problems for the main opposition..
Reuters - Published

Mercedes set to oppose F1 reverse grid qualifying race plan

A Formula One proposal for an experimental reverse-grid qualifying race when Austria hosts two grands prix in July looks unlikely to be accepted due to opposition from champions Mercedes.
Reuters - Published

Ethiopian security forces accused of 39 extrajudicial killings

Ethiopian security forces in the Oromiya region have executed 39 opposition supporters and arrested at least 10,000 others accused of being members of an armed group since early 2019, Amnesty..
Reuters - Published

Turkey's AK Party plans measures seen as potential obstacle to new parties

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan's AK Party is planning to push through measures with its nationalist allies that affect how political groups may contest elections and could hamper new opposition..
Reuters - Published

Lebanon has scant chance of getting IMF aid, opposition figure says

Lebanon has scant chance of securing badly needed aid from the International Monetary Fund as the government fails to enact reforms demanded by donors to address its financial crisis, opposition..
Reuters - Published

Tanzanian court finds opposition leader guilty of sedition, sets him free

A Tanzanian court ruled on Friday that an opposition leader was guilty of sedition and incitement on accusations that he falsely said some 100 people were killed in clashes between herders and police..
Reuters - Published

'Avalanche' of concerns over Knowle High Street closure plan

'avalanche' of concerns over knowle high street closure plan
Proposals to close off village road as part of emergency transport plan had encountered fierce opposition
Tamworth Herald - Published



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