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July 2, 2014 9:44 PM Sarkozy: Justice twisted by politics in probe

PARIS: Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy said Wednesday that the legal system was being used for political means after he was put under formal investigation on suspicions of using his influence to gain details of a probe into his 2007 election campaign. The step, which often but not always leads to trial, is a major setback to Sarkozy’s hopes of a comeback 46

July 2, 2014 9:28 PM Nicolas Sarkozy says justice twisted by politics

Former President Nicolas Sarkozy says France's justice system is being used for political ends, after he was put under investigation on suspicion of using his influence to gain details of a probe into his 2007 election campaign. The judicial step, which often but not always leads to trial, is a major setback to Sarkozy's hopes of a political comeback 33

July 2, 2014 8:13 PM Schurrle: World Cup pressure not a problem for Germany

Andre Schurrle has insisted that Germany can succeed at the World Cup this summer despite the huge pressure on the team. Joachim Low’s men are one of the favourites to emerge victorious at the tournament in Brazil and are on course to claim the title having reached the quarter-final stage. However, the team's progression through the competition has not been straightforward 10

July 2, 2014 7:57 PM For first time since World War II, Japan overturns ban on military fighting overseas

For the first time since World War II, Japan has approved a reinterpretation of its constitution to allow greater use of military force to defend other countries, drawing an appeal from China to preserve regional peace and stability. Since Japan's defeat in the war, its military has been shackled by restrictions imposed by a victorious U.S. and that, over time, a majority 44

July 2, 2014 11:48 AM France are ready for Germany 'in every department' - Raul

Raul is expecting a well-balanced encounter when France take on Germany at the Maracana on Friday and believes les Bleus are fully prepared. The two sides met in consecutive semi-finals in the 1982 and 1986 Worlc Cups, with Joachim Low's side emerging victorious from both games, the first on penalties after a dramatic 3-3 draw and the second a 2-0 win. Raul revealed 10

June 30, 2014 10:51 AM Ede predicts Eagles win over France

Super Eagles striker, Ifeanyi Ede has predicted a 1-0 defeat of Les Bleus of France by Nigeria in Monday’s round of 16 tie in Brasilia at the ongoing Fifa World Cup in Brazil. The Eagles will confront the French side for a place in the quarterfinals of the quadrennial football showpiece after the 2013 Afcon champions emerged runners-up in Group F behind 11

June 30, 2014 5:24 AM The Islamic Tactic of Terror and Lure

There is more bad news for moderate Muslims who deny any connection between Islam and terror and who insist on convincing the West that no one should interpret Quranic commandments to kill, behead, torture, terrorize, humiliate, belittle and never befriend the non-believer, as violent. As I was watching an Arabic Aljazeerah TV show, which did not have a date, called 14

June 25, 2014 12:58 PM Michelle Wie: You’ve Only Just Begun

A breakdown on #16, a decisive birdie putt followed by a fist pump that out-Tigered Tiger on #17, a stately par before a filled grandstand on 18 and Michelle Wie claimed dominion over Pinehurst No. 2 last Sunday, becoming the 2014 US Women’s Open champion. It was her first major victory, her fourth career win, sweet vindication for the outrageous girl golfer 10

June 24, 2014 2:30 AM The Failure Of Elitism And Triumph Of Grassroots Politics” | Nigerian News from Leadership Newspapers

Many had predicted a tight race among the three top contenders in the race for the Governor’s office in Ekiti during the last Saturday’s election. But by the time the results started trickling in, it turned out to be a blowout or better still a ‘walk over’. It was indeed a landslide victory for the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Mr. Ayodele 51

June 22, 2014 6:22 AM Fayose wins by landslide  

Published on June 22, 2014 by pmnews   ·   1 Comment The PDP candidate in Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti, Mr Ayo Fayose, recorded a resounding victory with a total vote haul of 203, 090 out of the 350,256 votes cast. The Returning Officer for the election, Prof. Isaac Asuzu, announced the result at the INEC office in Ado-Ekiti in the early 37