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He knew that Nixon had been depressed and isolated in his political exile, and despite the Watergate scandal and the historical bad blood, he wanted Nixon to have a place of honor at the ceremony. Humphrey knew his death would give the former president a plausible reason to return to Washington, and ...
John V. Tunney, 83, a famous boxer's son who became a charismatic congressman and senator from California and seemed to be a rising star in the Democratic party, only to be sent into early political exile because of turbulent times, his own miscalculations and the unpredictability of the Golden State, ...

PHNOM PENH • Foreign-based members of Cambodia's dissolved opposition party have launched a movement to demand the release of its detained leader and to call for free and fair elections and possibly protests. The Supreme Court dissolved the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) last ...
She had already followed Percy into political exile in Europe, and within a year she would suffer the deaths of both her children. Dragged from pillar to post by the charismatic, unreliable man to whom she was committed, even while he became increasingly unfaithful to her, she would, until Percy's death in ...
John V. Tunney, a famous boxer's son who became a charismatic congressman and senator from California and seemed to be a rising star in the Democratic party, only to be sent into early political exile because of turbulent times, his own miscalculations and the unpredictability of the Golden State, died on ...
Prior to 2009, most of the programming on these stations either featured news and news analysis from an older generation of political exiles, reruns of the same pre-revolutionary Iranian serials, or music videos of Iranian pop stars exiled in Los Angeles. Some of the stations attempted to promote nostalgia ...

Hardly a month passes by without the Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi and Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State exchanging barbs. Expect the tension between these friends-turned-foes to get messier as 2019 draws closer, writes Davidson Iriekpen. With 2019 elections almost around the ...
"At first, I thought it was political exile. (…) I thought Stanley Ho had some influence in getting me off the Peninsula because that's where he believes the centre of everything is. All I was hoping was that I could get a location in which I could really do something." Sheldon Adelson recovered quickly from the ...
"Both [Mr.] Tarkanian and Heller are urgently seeking the president's support, and the president really hasn't come down on that choice," says the former Republican governor of Nevada, Robert List. With Bannon in political exile, "this could boost Heller's standing in the White House, compared to Tarkanian ...
McMafia's setting is "Londongrad", the world of wealthy expatriate Slavs who have relocated to what they also call "Moscow-on-the-Thames", for a whole variety of reasons - political exile, financial security, or just plain fun, and because the weather's better. It's a community that has been featured more than ...
Jammeh and his family then fled into political exile on January the 21st 2017 into Guinea. Jammeh's departure was the first democratic transfer of power the Gambians has seen ever since he seized power during a 1994 coup. His rule was highly controversial, as it was blighted by the ruthless suppression ...
Three-time prime minister, Nawaz Sharif refuses to go quietly into the sunset despite his latest setback, which has sent him into political exile for a decade. Sandeep Unnithan · Follow @SandeepUnnithan sandy@intoday.com. December 28, 2017 | UPDATED 17:59 IST. A +A -. Photo: Reuters ...
In a breakout performance that has Hollywood buzzing, Hong Chau turns "Downsizing" into something much larger. Posted On December 21, 2017 English, Film & TV, Life & arts. Hong Chau plays inspiring political exile Ngoc Lan Tran, alongside Matt Damon as Paul Safranek, in "Downsizing," opening Friday. (Paramount ...
Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov, pseudonym Lenin, and his wife, Nadeshda Krupskaja, arrived in Bern in 1914, claiming political exile. Lenin had previously lived in Geneva. The couple stayed in Bern until February 1916, when they moved to Spiegelgasse 14 in Zurich's old town, remaining there for just over a year ...
The non-leftist parties of today cannot be held accountable for the left-wing political exiles and oppression of yesteryear. The boogeyman has long been buried. Greece found itself on the right side of history after the Second World War. Barring few exceptions, the country has made the right choices since ...
He said that several leaders of the state fled into political exile because Amaechi used his armed goons to target political opponents across the state. He said: "It was under Amaechi that Charles Nsiegbe was murdered in cold blood by assassins. Late Captain Elechi Amadi was kidnapped while Former ...
From Msimang's peripatetic childhood in a family of political exiles - from Zambia to Kenya to Canada and beyond - the book tracks formative moments in her personal and political life, including the euphoria at her return to the new South Africa, the disillusionment at new political elites, and the "ugly face" ...

In 2014, Singaporean filmmaker Tan Pin Pin's documentary To Singapore, With Love also received that classification by the then-Media Development Authority. The film, about the lives of Singapore's political exiles, was deemed to be a "one-sided account" with minimal attempts to provide a balanced mix ...
Republican orthodoxy contends that throwing billions at the Ivankas and Paris Hiltons among us leads to economic growth. This despite convincing evidence that the Bush tax cuts led to the Great Recession, Reagan's second big tax cut to the Reagan recession and Coolidge's cuts to the Great Depression.
Here's another example: Being a political exile today is fundamentally different because of social media. activists who leave a country can now stay connected to its ... In earlier times, political exiles had to get their news from months-old newspapers or letters. Today, the flow of information is stunningly fast, ...
Like all other political exiles, Ugandan exiles have also always been fearful of Museveni's spies. They have always been quick to brand some newly-arrived exiles as Museveni spies and to some extent there is some truth in the assertion. However, the positive part of such paranoia is the implication that at ...
If we wait for the slow election processes to get rid of this leader, will it be as drastic for the Dreamers, Muslims and political exiles presently here as it was for the Jews and Gypsies in the '40s?' I cannot hide desperate migrants, upend the Washington sickness. I realize I am like the average past German ...
Puigdemont's party is now the second-largest in the new assembly, coming in two seats behind the 36 won by pro-Madrid Cuididanos -- a party that had campaigned for a much stronger response by Madrid on the secessionists. Puigdemont fought the election from self-imposed political exile in Belgium.
In the years after the war, thousands of Chinese travelled to Japan for study, business, or political exile, and those who arrived in the early 1900s - especially after Japan's victory in the Russo-Japanese War of 1904-1905 - encountered a Japan fascinated with bushido. Chinese students studied the "way of ...
A Raja, once a powerful Dalit face in the DMK, has spent a number of years in political exile, reported NDTV, following allegations of masterminding the 2G scam, allotting airwaves and second generation or 2G licenses at throwaway prices to cell phone networks in exchange for illicit favours. According to ...
"In Rome, he surrounded himself with Florentines, many of whom were political exiles." Advertisement. The artist repeatedly, even two days before his death, instructed his nephew and close friends to bury him in Florence, the catalog adds; Michelangelo's tomb, in fact, is in Florence's Santa Croce. Another ...
In a breakout performance that has Hollywood buzzing, Hong Chau turns "Downsizing" into something much larger. Posted On December 21, 2017 English, Film & TV, Life & arts. Hong Chau plays inspiring political exile Ngoc Lan Tran, alongside Matt Damon as Paul Safranek, in "Downsizing," opening Friday. (Paramount ...
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has repeatedly lashed out at Western governments that have offered refuge to a growing population of political exiles fleeing possible imprisonment in Turkey for alleged ties to Fethullah Gulen, the Sunni cleric and No. 1 suspect in last year's failed coup. Others are ...
Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov, pseudonym Lenin, and his wife, Nadeshda Krupskaja, arrived in Bern in 1914, claiming political exile. Lenin had previously lived in Geneva. The couple stayed in Bern until February 1916, when they moved to Spiegelgasse 14 in Zurich's old town, remaining there for just over a year ...
The non-leftist parties of today cannot be held accountable for the left-wing political exiles and oppression of yesteryear. The boogeyman has long been buried. Greece found itself on the right side of history after the Second World War. Barring few exceptions, the country has made the right choices since ...
In their search for high ground on the issue of sexual harassment and misconduct, Senate Democrats forced one of their own, Sen. Al Franken, into political exile, asking for and receiving his announced resignation. Franken's ouster solidified the Democratic party line and, in doing so, established a contrast ...
David thought the great love of his mother's life was the Russian political exile Sergius Stepniak, who died (suicide?) in a suitably Russian way, crushed under a train on the North and South Western Junction Railway. The Garnetts forgave and allowed affairs. Smith, who teaches biography and creative ...
Since then, Tonkam has lived as a political exile and refugee in Germany. .... Minister and Speaker of the Parliament in Ivory Coast), Nomzamo MANDIKIZELE, Mother of the Azanian Nation (Editor's note: Winnie MANDELA, South Africa), Assata SHAKUR (former Black Power activist, political exile in Cuba), ...
The Congress would have a good chance of ending its 22-year political exile if it is able to retain its base among the tribal voters. All eyes would be on the Surat district where the BJP won 15 of the 16 seats in 2012 and the BJP had a massive 25 per cent lead over the Congress and the lone Congress win ...
Having only won back his parliamentary seat in the June 2017 general election, Sir Vince spoke about how he spent his two years of political exile learning more about German manufacturing, including a stint on the board of a Bavrian Mittelstand automotive supplier. "It was extraordinarily enlightening to ...
The first principle of our new government was political freedom, so we freed all political prisoners and allowed all political exiles to return to Russia.'" Kerensky's example of political courage is why he was invited to the dedication of the Center for Causes of war and Conditions of peace. Anyone looking to ...
He had arrived in Switzerland in 1914 after convincing the Swiss authorities that he was "neither an army deserter nor a coward" but just a harmless political exile. The social democrats in the country, as elsewhere in Europe, spoke the language of peace when the First World War was raging, unconvinced ...
... citizen Lab researchers Bill Marczak, Geoffrey Alexander, Sarah McKune, John Scott-Railton, and Ron Deibert disclose how malware developed and sold by the Israeli company Cyberbit (a subsidiary of Elbit) was used to attack members of the Ethiopian opposition, including political exiles in the USA ...
11 attacks resulted in an American-led invasion that forced them into political exile, killed thousands of their fighters and commanders and eroded their international legitimacy. Taliban leaders also recognize that even with a reduced footprint, the United States military would, if provoked, still be capable of ...
There was a time when four of his siblings were in political exile, one was a political prisoner, and his wife was dying; through it all, his faith ...
A program of music written by composers while they were separated from community for reasons that include political exile, physical or ...
"There has always been the barrel, and there have always been people spending time in it," said Leibovich of periods of political exile and ...
They arrived on the Island as freed slaves, European settlers, traders, political exiles and adventurers. They are all referred to as Creole and ...
... attracting a million-plus clicks, and played a major role in delivering Hanson to the federal Senate in 2016, after an 18-year political exile.
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... Wednesday said his invitation on Wednesday to Lebanon's prime minister Saad al-Hariri to come to France was not an offer of political exile.
... and a cellist played a traditional Christmas carol, The Song of the Birds, which is associated with Catalans driven into political exile.
... economy as devastating, the RJD chief called upon the people to send the BJP-led NDA government at the centre into political exile forever.
After spending two years in the Dominican Republic, Lantigua is back from political exile and ready to challenge Rivera. "Voters coming in, I've ...
It was at this point that Lenin, a partially absent figure, in and out of self-imposed political exile in Helsinki, made his move. The time was right, ...


 

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