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September 14, 2018 1:59 PM French President now neck and neck with Le Pen

FRENCH President Emmanuel Macron’s centrist La République en Marche party is now neck-and-neck with far-right chief Marine Le Pen’s Rassemblement national for the May 2019 European Parliament elections, a poll published on Thursday showed. Ms Le Pen has been expertly riding the anti-government wave that swelled following a political scandal over the centrist’s 9

September 11, 2018 12:15 PM MACRON’S NIGHTMARE: French leader’s popularity at home tumbles to NEW LOW

FRENCH President Emmanuel Macron’s popularity has hit a new low following his controversial plans to overhaul the welfare state and failure to make good on a promise to bring higher ethical standards to politics. The young leader’s tactless handling of a scandal involving his top bodyguard also dented his credibility with voters, throwing into doubt 7

September 3, 2018 4:25 AM Steve Smith out of CPL with abdominal strain

Steve Smith out of CPL with abdominal strain SYDNEY (AP) - Suspended Australia cricket captain Steve Smith is returning home from the Caribbean Premier League after suffering an abdominal strain. Smith was due to play for the Barbados Tridents Monday against the St Lucia Stars and his banned Australia teammate David Warner, but was a late withdrawal 6

September 2, 2018 10:13 AM Brown: Anti-Semitism rules 'stain must be removed'

The comments come as a former chief rabbi says Jews are asking whether Britain is a safe place to bring up their children. The former prime minister called for a comprehensive strategy against anti-Semitism in a London speech, saying it was "not just a procedural issue but about the soul of the party". "The sore that exists and the harm that has been done, and the hurt it has caused 11

August 30, 2018 3:22 PM Pope faces mounting pressure to QUIT over claims he covered for cardinal in abuse scandal

Pope faces mounting pressure to QUIT as ultra-conservative members of the Catholic Church hierarchy continue to accuse him of covering for cardinal in abuse scandal The pope is facing mounting pressure to quit as ultra-conservative members of the Catholic Church hierarchy continue to accuse him of covering for a cardinal in a sex abuse scandal 2

August 27, 2018 11:00 PM Macron ‘WEAKENED’ President drops to RECORD LOW in polls for ‘acting like KING of France’

EMMANUEL Macron heads back to work “weakened” after his clumsy handling of a scandal involving his top bodyguard pushed his approval ratings to a record low in August. Ifop’s deputy chief Frédéric Dabi said public perception of the French President has turned, with voters frustrated at his cuts to welfare and employment reforms. Mr Macron was described 27

August 26, 2018 11:01 PM Pope begs for forgiveness in child sex abuse scandal

POPE Francis yesterday begged for forgiveness after the “betrayal” of the Catholic Church child abuse scandal. The 81-year-old Pontiff renewed calls for justice during the second day of his visit to Ireland. A litany of sex crimes committed by Catholic clerics has cast a shadow over the first papal visit to the island since 1979. Speaking at a shrine 22

August 20, 2018 11:01 PM Scandal of drugged-up jailbirds being allowed to run major UK prison

A PRISON “in crisis” was yesterday taken back under Government control from private firm G4S after a report uncovered “appalling” squalor and violence and a major drugs problem. Prisoners leaving HMP Birmingham yesterday spoke of a lawless, drug-fuelled institution where prisoners are in control. Chief inspector of prisons Peter Clarke’s report said the prison 11

July 15, 2018 9:58 AM Khloe Kardashian shares pictures of yawning baby True

The reality TV star, 34, welcomed her daughter in April, her first child with professional basketball player boyfriend Tristan Thompson, 27. Kardashian shared two photos of the baby dressed in a white dress and matching sunhat. Her mother captioned the shots: “Mood PS why are rolls soooooo cute on babies?!” Her friend Chrissy Teigen, who is also a new mother 10

July 6, 2018 3:44 AM Khloe Kardashian ‘very anxious’ over return to work after birth of her daughter

Kardashian, who runs her own fashion label, Good American, posted a video to Snapchat telling fans she was dreading going back to work on July 6. While cradling True, she said: “Tomorrow is my first day back to work. I’ve missed a feeding here and there with True, but I’ve never missed multiple feedings in a day so I have a ton of anxiety. “I’ve been thinking 26