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'It's time we dumped old-fashioned politics'
… the current state of politics is not fit for the 21st century. This video has been…


The trans woman shattering the glass ceiling in Indian politics
…Women are under-represented in Indian politics, and a trans woman is a rare… of India’s oldest political party. Hear more about Apsara on the WorklifeIndia podcast…


Why all is not as it seems in the politics of Brexit
…Happy St Valentine's Day On Thursday, MPs had expected to be heading back to their loved ones at the start of their February half term recess. In the event, they had to content themselves with another thrilling Brexit debate. And no week…


Princess Ubolratana: The royal upending Thai politics
…Thai politics has taken many bizarre turns in recent years. The submission… of the strangest, and turns politics on its head. Princess Ubolratana Rajakanya Sirivadhana… yet what the king thinks about his sister's entry into politics. General Prayuth…


John Dingell: A titan of US politics is honoured
…Congressman John Dingell has died at the age of 92. He was the longest-serving representative in American history, winning 30-straight elections over nearly six-decades. He also found internet stardom late in life with a Twitter presence…


Nigeria election 2019: How ‘godfathers’ influence politics
…"Godfathers" in Nigerian politics don't usually run for office themselves… - and they invariably are men - who pull the strings behind the scenes. They are political sponsors…. Their "godsons", it is believed, are not always selected for their political acumen…


John Mann: This is not transactional politics
… transactional politics" but about "transformative investment" in areas that needed it.…


Australian political parties hit by 'state actor' hack, PM says
…Australia's main political parties and parliament were hit by a "malicious… of this work, we also became aware that the networks of some political parties - Liberal… political parties. Labor leader Bill Shorten said the cyber-attack was "of grave concern…


MP calls for social media regulation for politics
… with posts about politics and elections, an MP has said. Wrexham MP Ian Lucas said sites… to politics" in October 2018. The tools include a "paid for by" disclaimer which requires… political adverts for seven years on accounts. "We have taken an industry-leading…


A very gentle revolution
… the dysfunctional nature of politics, when principle and hard reality clash. What does today's… parting signify? Is it the beginning of a new alignment in UK politics; the ambition… are seeking support from across the existing political divides. Is it a visceral yell…