Row grows over death of leader’s half-brother
Tuesday 21st Feb 2017
posted by Morning Star in World
ECUADOREAN socialist presidential candidate Lenin Moreno teetered on the brink of victory last night, holding an 11-point advantage over his right-wing opponent with 89 per cent of votes counted.
Mr Moreno had slightly over 39 per cent of the votes in the first round on a nearly 70 per...
OPPONENTS of US President Donald Trump’s anti-Muslim rhetoric rallied in their thousands in cities across the country at the weekend to protest at his immigration policies.
Many carried placards featuring a woman in a Stars and Stripes flag hijab with the caption: “We the...
MONTENEGRIN Special Prosecutor Milivoje Katnic accused Russia and its secret service operatives yesterday of plotting a coup attempt that included plans to kill his country’s former prime minister.
Mr Katnic said a probe into the alleged plot last October to overthrow...
by Felicity Collier
MINISTERS’ failure to tackle barriers to equal wages means the gulf between men and women’s pay will remain for a generation, MPs warn today.
The government must address issues of low pay, flexible hours, returning to work, and the need...
posted by Morning Star in Britain
JAMES NALTON sees promise in future international competitions
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Garifuna maestro AURELIO tells Michal Boncza that though he’s taking new directions in his work, the influence of his culture will always guide his path
posted by Morning Star in Arts
Body rejects appeals from Olympic and Paralympic sports against total cut
BEN STOKES will earn £1.7 million at this year’s Indian Premier League (IPL) after Rising Pune Supergiants made him the tournament’s record overseas signing.
The 25-year-old England allrounder was expected to be the hottest property at the glitzy auction in Bangalore,...
ST HELENS forward Joe Greenwood confirmed yesterday that he had signed a three-year deal with NRL side Gold Coast Titans, saying it was an opportunity he couldn’t turn down.
The 23-year-old second rower, who was in England coach Wayne Bennett’s 31-strong Super...