If Social Democrats agree to coalition, detailed talks would start; a ‘no’ decision would almost certainly lead to snap elections Jan.18, 2018 11:39 a.
Parties agree to move forward to formal coalition negotiations, though efforts could still falter Jan.12, 2018 4:55 a.
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Sebastian Kurz said his party and the nationalists have agreed on a platform of tax cuts, social welfare and a tough stance against illegal immigration Dec.15, 2017 6:20 p.
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Failure to form new government casts doubt over Chancellor Angela Merkel’s future, could lead to snap elections or minority rule Updated Nov.19, 2017 10:48 p.
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Dow Jones, a News Corp companyNews Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services Former prime minister’s group prevails in vote seen as a stage-setter for next year’s national vote Nov.6, 2017 5:43 p.
Regional vote widely seen as a litmus test for next year’s national elections in Italy Updated Nov.m.
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(Monika Skolimowska/dpa via AP) BERLIN (AP) -- German Chancellor Angela Merkel lobbied party members Saturday to stand behind efforts to build a new coalition with the Free Democratic Party and Greens, saying it's the best suited to govern the country.Speaking in Dresden to her party's youth wing, Merkel said she will hold talks with the pro-business FDP and the left-leaning Greens and then present her Christian Democratic Union with a coalition proposal for approval.
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The euro dropped as Angela Merkel’s victory as German Chancellor was marred by a worse-than-expected result that leaves her facing tough coalition talks.Instead, she will have to negotiate with the pro-business Free Democrat Party and the Green Party, something that could take months.
Over-40s in Hollywood may be getting a raw deal, and a new coalition has been formed to look out for their interests.The Industry Coalition for Age Equity in the News Media will endeavour to achieve better representation in film and TV for those over 40.
After being famously dropped by Disney, Michael Moore's award-winning documentary Fahrenheit 9/11 has finally secured US distribution and will hit American cinemas on June 25.The film is to be released by a partnership of Lions Gate Films, IFC Films and the Fellowship Adventure Group, which was formed by Miramax's Harvey and Bob Weinstein specifically to market Moore's film.
A hundred and thirty years ago when these pictures were done, the idea of a Liberal and Conservative coalition would have seemed impossible.The differences between Gladstone's Liberals and Disraeli's Conservatives were fierce, as was the personal animosity between the two men.