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    Philippine leader tames his words for Miss Universe hopefuls
    Jan23

    Philippine leader tames his words for Miss Universe hopefuls

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte greets Miss Universe contestant Catalina Caceres of Chile as Siera Bearchell of Canada, left, and Violina Ancheva of Bulgaria walk back to their seats after posing with the president during their courtesy call at Malacanang Palace Monday, Jan. 23, 2017 in Manila, Philippines. Photo: AP MANILA: Philippine...

    Miss Universe contestants’
    Jan23

    Miss Universe contestants’

    …read more Source: The Himalayan...

    Bulgaria’s new President will have zero freedom to take stands independently from NATO and EU: Ilian Vassilev
    Jan23

    Bulgaria’s new President will have zero freedom to take stands independently from NATO and EU: Ilian Vassilev

    The fifth President of Bulgaria has entered the Presidency building with the image of a pro-Russian politician due to his speeches in the election campaign and interviews for foreign media that the EU should lift sanctions against Russia and that Crimea is actually part of Russia, because the Russian national flag is hoisted there. Although...

    How board games became a billion-dollar business
    Jan23

    How board games became a billion-dollar business

    A new generation of tabletop games escaped the family table – and fuelled a global industry. In Birmingham not long ago, I watched a political catastrophe take place. A cabal of academics was clamouring for a liberal manifesto and an anti-capitalist government agenda. The working classes were demanding authoritarian rule with fewer socialist...

    Top Senate Democrat reveals plan to undermine Trump, claims Republicans will help him do it
    Jan23

    Top Senate Democrat reveals plan to undermine Trump, claims Republicans will help him do it

    Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) revealed legislation he’ll introduce to undermine President Trump’s agenda – and he claims that Republicans will help him do it. In a Sunday interview with George Stephanopoulos on ABC’s “This Week,” Schumer said that he’ll be introducing a bill to make sure Trump cannot...

    Russia foreign ministry: Date for Trump-Putin call being finalized
    Jan23

    Russia foreign ministry: Date for Trump-Putin call being finalized

    A spokesman for Russia’s foreign ministry said Monday that his government expects to finalize a date soon for Russian President Vladimir Putin’s first phone call with President Donald Trump since his inauguration last week. On a conference call with reporters that was reported by Reuters, Russian foreign ministry spokesman...

    Armenia’s Hermine Naghdalyan re-elected as PACE Vice-President
    Jan23

    Armenia’s Hermine Naghdalyan re-elected as PACE Vice-President

    Hermine Naghdalyan, Head of the Armenian delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), has been elected PACE Vice-President. The Vice-Presidents were elected at the opening session of the Winter plenary session today. The seats for the Vice-Presidents in respect of the Republic of Moldova and Romania remain vacant....

    Russia foreign ministry: Date for Trump-Putin call being finalized
    Jan23

    Russia foreign ministry: Date for Trump-Putin call being finalized

    A spokesman for Russia’s foreign ministry said Monday that his government expects to finalize a date soon for Russian President Vladimir Putin’s first phone call with President Donald Trump since his inauguration last week.On a conference call with reporters that was reported by Reuters, Russian foreign ministry spokesman Dmitry...

    Rumen Radev assumes office as president, a “hot” spring in the offing
    Jan23

    Rumen Radev assumes office as president, a “hot” spring in the offing

    Continuity and change. These were the guiding principles the new President of Bulgaria Rumen Radev formulated in his brief speech as he assumed office at a ceremony in Sofia yesterday. Former president Rosen Plevneliev wished success to his successor, stating that throughout the five years of his term of office he had worked solely for the...

    The Morning Vertical, January 23, 2017
    Jan23

    The Morning Vertical, January 23, 2017

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...