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  • Right-wing populist AfD shakes up German political landscape

    BERLIN: The success of the anti-migrant AfD marks a turning point for Germany’s usually stable and consensus-driven politics — the rise of right-wing populists at the expense of old mainstream parties...

    The accelerated splintering of the political landscape further erodes the moderate centre, sparking disarray that will make coalition building more difficult, analysts warn
  • Iran shakes up oil firm in bid to strike pre-election deals

    DUBAI: Oil minister Bijan Zanganeh has handed the running of Iran’s national oil company to a trusted ally in a push to agree long-awaited deals with global oil majors, which could be derailed by next year’s presidential polls...

    Iran has pledged to open up its lucrative oil reserves, the world’s fourth largest, although hardline rivals of reformist President Hassan Rouhani have opposed the new contracts, saying Iranian natural resource...
  • With little cash, young Mexican shakes up politics

    MEXICO CITY: With just a few thousand dollars and an internet-powered grassroots campaign, a 25-year-old Mexican of Japanese ancestry tapped into discontent with corruption-plagued political parties to make history in midterm elections...

    Pedro Kumamoto, nicknamed “Kuma”, is among a handful of independents who were elected in June 7 election, the first that allowed candidates without parties to run for office since a 2014 reform
  • Blast shakes police HQ in Diyarbakir; minister calls it accident

    DIYARBAKIR: An explosion which shook police headquarters in the southeastern Turkish city of Diyarbakir on Tuesday morning was an accident which occurred during rep­air work, the interior minister said...

    Interior Minister Sul­eyman Soylu said no external forces had been involved in the incident in the restive majority Kurdish city which happened during repair work on armoured vehicles at police headquarters
  • Champions Trophy: Kohli, Kumble 'rift' shakes India

    Signs of a rift between India's skipper Virat Kohli and coach Anil Kumble have shaken the country ahead of the team's campaign to win a second straight Champions Trophy...

    As India prepare to launch their tournament against Pakistan in Birmingham on Sunday, Indian media is abuzz with reports of differences between Kohli and Kumble over tactics and training
  • Sindh govt shakes up provincial administration

    KARACHI: In a significant development on Friday, the Sindh government removed Additional Inspector General of Karachi police Ghulam Qadir Thebo and other senior officers of the provincial departments and Karachi Municipal Cooperation...

    According to Chief Minister Sindh Qaim Ali Shah's spokesperson, the decision was taken during a high level meeting held at CM House
  • Canapé shakes it up with its take on fast food fare

    ISLAMABAD: Call them ‘monster shakes’, ‘freak shakes’ or ‘crazy shakes’, it was high time Islamabad caught up with the rest of the world and gave the humble milkshake an up-do...

    Also on the menu are the more humble in comparison chocolate shakes, for which a chocolate of your choice is blended with milk, including Toblerone, Cadbury Dairy Milk, Mars, Snickers, Bounty, Galaxy, Maltesers, Twix and Kitkat...

  • Trump shakes up campaign team again as Clinton surges

    NEW YORK: Donald Trump on Wednesday shook up his campaign team for the second time in two months, fending off suggestions that his presidential run is in crisis as polls show Hillary Clinton cruising towards victory...

    The Republican White House nominee, who is tanking in key swing states, hired a conservative news executive once dubbed “the most dangerous political operative in America” as his campaign CEO and promoted a leading...
  • Brexit vote shakes up London property market

    LONDON: The aftershocks of Britain's decision to leave the European Union have hit the property sector over the past week, with a foreign bank freezing loans for buyers and some investors pulling out of commercial deals...

    Some foreigners, however, are already making the most of the drop in the pound post-Brexit to snap up what they see as residential bargains
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