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    How Paul Manafort could put the FBI on trial
    Apr08

    How Paul Manafort could put the FBI on trial

    Paul Manafort’s legal team faces a critical choice as he heads to trial: how aggressively the former Trump campaign chairman should base his defense on alleged political bias and misconduct by federal investigators. Manafort, a criminal defendant fighting two separate cases, is uniquely positioned to try to dredge up information on bias or...

    We Hear You: Progressives’ Sour-Grapes Assault on the Electoral College
    Apr08

    We Hear You: Progressives’ Sour-Grapes Assault on the Electoral College

    Editor’s note: As usual, we’re playing catch-up on mail. This time we kick off with comments from The Daily Signal’s audience on liberals’ post-Trump storming of the Electoral College. Remember to write us at letters@dailysignal.com.—Ken McIntyre Dear Daily Signal: Regarding Jarrett Stepman’s commentary, “Progressive...

    ‘Holy Fire’ Ceremony Helps Orthodox Christians Usher In Easter
    Apr08

    ‘Holy Fire’ Ceremony Helps Orthodox Christians Usher In Easter

    The “Holy Fire” ceremony in Jerusalem helped Eastern Orthodox Christians usher in Easter, one week after Christians in the West also celebrated the religion’s holiest day. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    New rotation of Lithuanian instructors off to Ukraine  – The Baltic Times
    Apr08

    New rotation of Lithuanian instructors off to Ukraine – The Baltic Times

    VILNIUS – Troops of the Lithuanian Grand Duchess Birute Uhlan Battalion are replaced in Ukraine by the National Defense Volunteer Force, t…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    21st century Cold War
    Apr08

    21st century Cold War

    Russia is once again ready to challenge the hegemony of America The world has gone through a number of different important phases. The treaty of Westphalia paved the way for the creation of sovereign nation states. After this, a new power competition among different states started and as a result, news alliances and treaties were made by...

    Politics: Paul Manafort moves to suppress potentially explosive evidence against him in the Russia investigation
    Apr08

    Politics: Paul Manafort moves to suppress potentially explosive evidence against him in the Russia investigation

    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's motion is unlikely to succeed, but experts said it may be worth a shot, given what's at stake. Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort filed a motion Friday to suppress key evidence the special counsel Robert Mueller obtained against him last May. Manafort’s lawyers argue that...

    Manafort says FBI illegally searched storage unit for evidence
    Apr08

    Manafort says FBI illegally searched storage unit for evidence

    Manafort’s lawyers say that an FBI agent improperly obtained access to the unit from a former employee of his political consulting firm who still had a key. (Bloomberg pic) WASHINGTON: Paul Manafort, the indicted former campaign chairman to President Donald Trump, claims the FBI illegally searched a storage unit that held his business and...

    Manafort moves to suppress evidence found in storage unit
    Apr08

    Manafort moves to suppress evidence found in storage unit

    Lawyers for former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort are arguing that what could be key evidence against him should be kept out of court because the FBI violated his Constitutional rights by illegally entering a storage locker belonging to Manafort’s firm.The FBI first got into the Alexandria, Va. storage unit last May with the...

    Hungary’s Election Campaign Ends in a Flurry of Dirty Tricks
    Apr08

    Hungary’s Election Campaign Ends in a Flurry of Dirty Tricks

    Reporting from Budapest this week, it was impossible not to notice that, in the run-up to Sunday’s election, the streets of the Hungarian capital have come to resemble a far-right Facebook page, crammed full of posters and billboards that use the crude visual language of internet memes to attack the enemies, real and imagined, of Prime...

    International schools Arabic debating contest kicks off
    Apr07

    International schools Arabic debating contest kicks off

    The 4th International Schools Arabic Debating Championship kicked off yesterday at Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC). Organised by the QatarDebate Centre, the championship is being held under the patronage of HE Sheikha Hind bint Hamad al-Thani, Vice-Chairperson and CEO of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development...