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Sports Why Dutch politicians are unhappy with Arsenal's new 'Visit Rwanda' sleeve sponsors for next season's shirts

The tourist board's logo will feature on the Gunners' official jerseys from next season and will run until the end of 2020/21 More

Australia This Politician Asked Whether He Could Just Announce He Is A Woman To Use Women's Bathrooms

LNP senator Barry O'Sullivan wondered aloud if he could spend all his smokos in the ladies' bathrooms. View Entire Post › More

Australia Russian sex bots follow senator who criticised politicians for buying ‘fake Twitter followers'

Queensland LNP Senator Ian Macdonald has been outed as it is revealed some of his humble Twitter followers are believed to be Russian sex bot accounts. More

Australia This Politician Claimed Racism Is "Very Rare" In Australia Because Johnathan Thurston

This Politician Claimed Racism Is "Very Rare" In Australia Because Johnathan Thurston View Entire Post › More

US & Canada Zuckerberg smiles as Macron woos him day after EU politicians criticised for failing to get answers

The French President welcomed the Facebook CEO at the Elysee Palace in Paris with a warm smile for a summit along with the bosses of other technology giants. More

US & Canada Russian politician praised for slapping student

A politician from President Putin's United Russia party has been caught on tape slapping a schoolboy in the face after he was making noise where he was carrying out an inspection in Moscow. More

Australia Female politician heckled by ABC audience as she calls on women to work harder and stop being bitter

Victorian senator Jane Hume, who is opposed to gender quotas, stirred up the audience when she suggested women needed to get by on their abilities instead of demanding special treatment. More

Australia This Liberal Politician Thinks All His Twitter Followers Are Genuine But Surprise! He's Followed By A Sex Bot!

I had to listen to old men debate social media for 20 minutes, kill me now. View Entire Post › More

US & Canada This Politician Wants To Make Wales The Most Feminist Country In Europe

"The message is: We want Wales to be the safest place to be a woman in the whole of Europe." View Entire Post › More

Politics Kentucky politician's staffers forced to make campaign donations, ex-employees claim

A local politician fuels political ambitions with tens of thousands of dollars from his employees, raising ethical and legal eyebrows along the way. More

US & Canada Houston police chief slams politicians for inaction on gun control, saying he's 'hit rick bottom'

Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo issued a statement condemning elected official who 'ran to the cameras' and 'called for prayers and will once again do absolutely nothing'. More

UK Sir John Major is the only politician at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding - and it's because of Diana

Sir John Major, 75, is the only ex-Prime Minister on the guest list and is supporting himself with a cane More

Australia This Security Expert Says Politicians, Staff And The Public Have Been Left "Exposed" By Parliament House's Outdated Security Procedures

"It's the prime minister, the level of concern should be much higher than if it was Joe’s fish and chip shop." View Entire Post › More

Australia Politicians want a $122 million public vote on changing the constitution to allow dual citizen MPs

The inquiry, chaired by WA Liberal senator Linda Reynolds, made the call eight days after four Labor MPs and a minor party politician were found to be dual Britons, with one booted by the High Court. More

Australia You Know That Part Of The Constitution That Keeps Fucking Over Australia’s Politicians? Turns Out They Want It Gone

But the government has already ruled out holding a referendum. View Entire Post › More

Asia Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim walks free after royal pardon

Anwar Ibrahim, a former Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister, has been released from prison after being granted a pardon by the country's king, according to Anwar's son-in-law Mohamad Khairul. More

Top Stories Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim released after royal pardon

Anwar Ibrahim, a former Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister, has been released from prison after being granted a pardon by the country's king, according to Anwar's son-in-law Mohamad Khairul. More

Asia Indian politician Shashi Tharoor facing charges over wife's death

Police in Delhi have recommended criminal charges against one of India's most prominent opposition politicians, opening what could be the final chapter in a high-profile case that has transfixed... More

World Dashing Politician in India Is Accused of Driving Wife to Suicide

Shashi Tharoor, one of India’s most influential opposition politicians, was charged with cruelty to a woman and abetting suicide. More

Top Stories Prominent Indian politician accused of role in wife's death

Shashi Tharoor, one of India's most prominent opposition politicians, pledged Monday that he will "vigorously" contest allegations that he had any role in his wife's death in 2014. More