Local governments disapprove of water privatization

Fifty-two percent of local government bosses said in a recent Yomiuri Shimbun poll that

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FILE PHOTO: Dariga Nazarbayeva, daughter of Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev and the country's Deputy Prime Minister, attends celebrations to mark Kazakhstan People's Unity Day in Almaty, Kazakhstan May 1, 2016. REUTERS / Shamil Zhumatov / File Photo

Leader of Kazakhstan resigns, daughter assumes Senate

Kazakhstan took a step closer to a carefully choreographed dynastic succession on Wednesday when the daughter of her

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European Union leaders attend a round table meeting at EU summit in Brussels, Thursday, March 21, 2019. British Prime Minister Theresa May is trying to persuade European Union leaders to delay Brexit up to three months, just eight days before Britain is scheduled to leave the bloc. (Aris Oikonomou, Pool Photo via AP)

UK wins more time for Brexit

Worn out by three years of indecision in London, leaders of the European Union on Thursday offered Britain more time to

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Soldiers and other people line up for their upcoming voting for the upcoming Thai election at a polling station in Narathiwat province, Thailand, March 17, 2018. REUTERS / Surapan Boonthanom

Thailand to hold first election since 2014 coup

A large number of Thais lined up on Sunday, some for hours, to vote at the start of the marked parliamentary elections

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Slovakia's presidential candidate Zuzana Caputova speaks after the first unofficial results at a party headquarters in Bratislava, Slovakia, March 16, 2019. REUTERS / David W Cerny

Caputova wins primaries in Slovakia

Zuzana Caputova, an anti-corruption activist with no experience of public office, won the first round of Slovakia's presidential

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