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Over 1,500 vie for 206 cantonment board seats

Dawn 12 Sep 2021
PESHAWAR ...Polling to be held in 39 cantonments today ... ISLAMABAD ... A careful analysis of the list of candidates of all the 206 wards shows that the ultra rightwing TLP has fielded three candidates in two of the nine cantonments in KP province, 24 in six of the eight cantonments in Sindh and 57 candidates in nine of the 19 cantonments in the Punjab ... .
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Banned TLP actively taking part in cantonment board polls

Dawn 11 Sep 2021
ISLAMABAD ... A careful analysis of the list of candidates of all the 219 wards shows that the ultra rightwing TLP has fielded largest number of 57 candidates in nine cantonments of the Punjab, followed by 24 in six cantonments of Sindh and three candidates in two cantonments of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province ... Polls pending since 2019 ... .
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EU threatens to withhold funds over LGBTQ ‘free zones’ in Poland

Washington Blade 06 Sep 2021
Poland has seen a resurgence in the past three years of rightwing religious ultra-conservative groups backed by nationalistic extremists in this heavily Catholic country of 38 million, which have led to passage of measures to restrict pride parades and other LGBTQ+-friendly events from taking place ... ....
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Why the industry should heed China’s crackdown on video game players

The Observer 05 Sep 2021
Being a parent can feel, at times, like leading an authoritarian nation of one ... Which is why the news that China is taking on the job of limiting gaming time caught the attention of so many parents I know ... The regulation has teeth ... From the “red-baiting, ultra-rightwing radio preachers” of the 1950s onwards, disinformation has always been there ... .
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Suga bows out of party vote, paves way for new Japan PM

Wtop 03 Sep 2021
Suga told reporters that leading Japan’s pandemic response and campaigning to lead his governing Liberal Democratic Party at the same time divided his energies ... 29 party vote ... dovish former Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida, and former Interior Minister Sanae Takaichi, who shares the ultra-rightwing ideologies of Abe ... 12 ... Source .
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Suga bows out of party vote, paves way for new PM in Japan

Castanet 03 Sep 2021
Suga told reporters that leading Japan’s pandemic response and campaigning to lead his governing Liberal Democratic Party at the same time divided his energies ... 29 party vote ... dovish former Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida, and former Interior Minister Sanae Takaichi, who shares the ultra-rightwing ideologies of Abe ... 12 ... ....
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Jackie Mason obituary: One of the great American comedians

The Irish Times 26 Jul 2021
Jackie Mason (Yacov Moshe Maza). Born. June 9th, 1928. Died. July 24th, 2021 ... Mason, who has died aged 93, was a pioneer of a modern, personalised form of comedy ... He was a friend of the ultra-rightwing rabbi Meir Kahane, but would distance himself from Kahane’s racist views on Arabs, then align himself with the same views in the next breath ... – Guardian. .
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Israeli parliament to vote on anti-Netanyahu government on Sunday

The Observer 08 Jun 2021
On Sunday, the veteran incumbent urged rightwing opposition politicians to reject what he called a “dangerous leftwing government”, which he said was the result of the “greatest election fraud in the history of the country”. Netanyahu accuses Bennett of abandoning rightwing voters by partnering with Lapid.
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AOC said Marjorie Taylor Greene is 'deeply unwell' after a video of Greene taunting her ...

Business Insider 15 May 2021
Marjorie Taylor Greene in a 2019 video outside Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez' office. CNN/Insider Rep ... Rep ... Rep ... Crazy eyes ... Nutty ... Greene's meteoric rise from ultra-conservative rightwing activist to member of Congress has been powered by an outspoken stance against Democratic progressives like Ocasio-Cortez, as Insider's David Levinthal has reported.
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At least 10 children and teens among dead in crush at festival in Israel

The Observer 02 May 2021
Ultra-Orthodox Jews gather at the site of the tragedy at Lag Ba’Omer on 30 April ... Netanyahu has long relied on powerful ultra-Orthodox parties as allies ... The coming week is expected to be decisive for his so far unsuccessful efforts to form a coalition government with rightwing and ultra-Orthodox parties.
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Jerusalem on edge after clashes between Israelis and Palestinians

The Independent 23 Apr 2021
Violence erupted by one of the entrances to the walled Old City on Thursday night , when ultra-nationalist rightwing Israelis chanting “death to Arabs” took to the streets, while police mounted on horseback, tried to separate them from a counter ...
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French nationals refuse embassy call to leave Pakistan

Dawn 18 Apr 2021
ISLAMABAD. The French community in Pakistan is torn between disbelief, fear and annoyance in reaction to their embassy’s call for them to leave the country after Francophobic rioting this week by the now banned ultra rightwing Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) party. Most, it seems, have decided to stay put ... I didn’t expect to go through this.” ... .
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Govt bans TLP, to move SC for its dissolution

Dawn 16 Apr 2021
French embassy advises its citizens to leave Pakistan. • PM vows to maintain writ of state. ISLAMABAD. As the government slapped an expected ban on the ultra rightwing Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) for its involvement in terrorism on Thursday, the French embassy, apparently fearing reprisals, advised the French citizens to leave Pakistan ... .
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Spat in Spain over bailout of tiny Venezuela-linked airline

Urdu Point 07 Apr 2021
The row is over a 53-million-euro government bailout extended in early March to Ultra Plus, an obscure airline that links Spain with Ecuador, Peru and Venezuela ... Plus Ultra has its headquarters in Madrid but its main shareholders are Venezuelan businessmen who have been denounced by Spain's rightwing opposition having close links to Caracas.
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Netanyahu nominated to try to form Israeli government

The Observer 06 Apr 2021
Netanyahu secured 52 recommendations, counting 30 from his rightwing Likud party, plus support from Israel’s two ultra-Orthodox Jewish religious parties and the far-right Religious Zionism alliance. The centrist opposition leader Yair Lapid earned 45 endorsements ... Accordingly, I have decided to entrust him with the task of doing so.” ... He said ... .
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