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Ronald Reagan's secy of state George Shultz dies at 100; Republican was oldest Cabinet member in US history
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Ronald Reagan's secy of state George Shultz dies at 100; Republican was oldest Cabinet member in US history

Shultz spent most of the 1980s trying to improve Cold War relations with the Soviet Union and forging a course for peace in West Asia

Ben Stiller to co-write, direct, produce movie adaptation of Rachel Maddow’s Bag Man podcast
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Ben Stiller to co-write, direct, produce movie adaptation of Rachel Maddow’s Bag Man podcast

Bag Man focuses on the 1973 political scandal surrounding Richard Nixon’s vice president Spiro Agnew, who ran a bribery and extortion ring.

Rudy Giuliani is said to have discussed a presidential pardon with Donald Trump
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Rudy Giuliani is said to have discussed a presidential pardon with Donald Trump

Under previous administrations, presidents have largely granted pardons after they have gone through a formal review process at the Justice Department

'Pathetic, most sexless': Newly declassified White House tapes reveal Richard Nixon's bigoted remarks against Indians
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'Pathetic, most sexless': Newly declassified White House tapes reveal Richard Nixon's bigoted remarks against Indians

Richard Nixon, a Republican, was the 37th President of the United States, serving from 1969 until 1974.

Donald Trump cannot deny or block release of his financial records, rules US Supreme Court
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Donald Trump cannot deny or block release of his financial records, rules US Supreme Court

The court’s decision was a major statement on the scope and limits of presidential power in the US, one that will take its place with landmark rulings

Under Narendra Modi and S Jaishankar, India's foreign policy sheds penchant for Nehruvian principles to chart out right course for diplomacy
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Under Narendra Modi and S Jaishankar, India's foreign policy sheds penchant for Nehruvian principles to chart out right course for diplomacy

Blundering into the Kashmir plebiscite issue and compounding it by not abrogating Article 370, for the past so many years, was a result of misguided imperiousness.

Donald Trump lawyer's impeachment argument stokes fears of 'normalisation of lawlessness' by a president
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Donald Trump lawyer's impeachment argument stokes fears of 'normalisation of lawlessness' by a president

When a lawyer for President Donald Trump suggested to senators this week that whatever a president does in pursuit of reelection is inherently in the public’s interest, the moment crystallised fears among some of Trump’s critics about creeping presidential autocracy

Donald Trump heads to Florida for Christmas holiday while back in Washington, plans for his speedy impeachment trial remain cloudy
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Donald Trump heads to Florida for Christmas holiday while back in Washington, plans for his speedy impeachment trial remain cloudy

President Donald Trump escaped the chill of Washington and his impeachment on Friday to celebrate Christmas and New Year's in sunny Florida with family and friends

A president impeached and a nation convulsed: US was being torn apart long before House voted on Donald Trump
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A president impeached and a nation convulsed: US was being torn apart long before House voted on Donald Trump

Is anyone really surprised that President Donald Trump was impeached? His defiant disregard for red lines arguably made him an impeachment waiting to happen.

What's next for Donald Trump? After impeachment by House, here's how Senate trial is expected to play out
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What's next for Donald Trump? After impeachment by House, here's how Senate trial is expected to play out

Now that the House has voted to impeach President Donald Trump, the matter moves to the Senate for a trial — the third for an American president

Donald Trump says Rudy Giuliani wants to take information from Ukraine investigation to attorney general, Congress
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Donald Trump says Rudy Giuliani wants to take information from Ukraine investigation to attorney general, Congress

Donald Trump said Rudy Giuliani had not yet told him what information he has gathered, though the president said he's heard it was plentiful.

Official Secrets, The Report comment on the current political environment through the motif of the whistleblower
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Official Secrets, The Report comment on the current political environment through the motif of the whistleblower

Through fiction, movies about whistleblowers present the pervasive fear of surveillance, updating it for the digital age. They present commentary on the contemporary political climate of mistrust and highlight political ways of swaying public opinion, calling for politicians to listen to the truth.

Donald Trump slams Democrats over clash in dates of impeachment hearing, NATO leaders’ meeting; suggests possibility of moving SC against proceedings
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Donald Trump slams Democrats over clash in dates of impeachment hearing, NATO leaders’ meeting; suggests possibility of moving SC against proceedings

President Donald Trump on Monday accused Democrats of scheduling this week’s impeachment hearing to undercut him during his trip abroad for a NATO leaders’ meeting playing out at a crucial moment for the 70-year-old military alliance

Donald Trump accuses impeachment inquiry witness of lying, offers explanation for using personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani on Ukraine policy
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Donald Trump accuses impeachment inquiry witness of lying, offers explanation for using personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani on Ukraine policy

President Donald Trump on Friday accused a witness in the Democratic-led impeachment inquiry of lying and offered an explanation for his controversial use of his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani on Ukraine policy

Donald Trump impeachment inquiry: An echo of Watergate as Gordon Sondland's remarks refocus the debate
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Donald Trump impeachment inquiry: An echo of Watergate as Gordon Sondland's remarks refocus the debate

Sondland made a point of stressing that he was no rogue operator but in fact at key moments had kept everyone "in the loop", including the vice-president, secretary of state, acting White House chief of staff and national security advisor.

Transcripts released during Donald Trump's impeachment hearing show Ambassador Gordon Sondland's played key role in president's efforts to push Ukraine to conduct political probes
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Transcripts released during Donald Trump's impeachment hearing show Ambassador Gordon Sondland's played key role in president's efforts to push Ukraine to conduct political probes

Transcripts released Saturday in the impeachment inquiry show Ambassador Gordon Sondland playing a central role in President Donald Trump's effort to push Ukraine to conduct political investigations

Donald Trump impeachment inquiry: Nancy Pelosi claims US president committed 'bribery' with Ukraine to investigate ex-VP Joe Biden
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Donald Trump impeachment inquiry: Nancy Pelosi claims US president committed 'bribery' with Ukraine to investigate ex-VP Joe Biden

The evidence against Donald Trump, Pelosi told reporters, makes the wrongdoing by former president Richard Nixon, who resigned in disgrace in 1974 when it became clear he would be impeached, 'look almost small' by comparison.

Nancy Pelosi as president? Possible impeachment of Donald Trump, Mike Pence over Ukraine-Biden shakedown may place Speaker in hot seat
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Nancy Pelosi as president? Possible impeachment of Donald Trump, Mike Pence over Ukraine-Biden shakedown may place Speaker in hot seat

Nancy Pelosi’s constituents and colleagues chose her to do a critically important job; she should be allowed to do it free from questions about her motives.

Nancy Pelosi launches inquiry against Donald Trump: All you need to know about former US presidents who faced impeachment proceedings
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Nancy Pelosi launches inquiry against Donald Trump: All you need to know about former US presidents who faced impeachment proceedings

Top US Democrat and Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday announced the opening of a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump

50th anniversary of Z, by Costa-Gavras, who receives the Jaeger-LeCoultre Glory to the Filmmaker award at Venice
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50th anniversary of Z, by Costa-Gavras, who receives the Jaeger-LeCoultre Glory to the Filmmaker award at Venice

Z, directed by Costa-Gavras, is a French procedural-thriller based on Greek events – but has a rich American connection.