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Italy's PM criticises government led fertility campaign

Italy’s prime minister has distanced himself from a campaign promoted by his health minister which encouraged couples to have more children. The Fertility Day campaign was criticised on social media for appearing not to understand the reasons behind Italy’s low birth rate. In one advert a woman holds an hourglass next to the words: “Beauty has no age limit. Fertility ...

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First Turkish death in Syrian campaign

Turkey has suffered its first loss of life in an intensifying campaign in northern Syria, the military says. A soldier was killed when Kurdish fighters fired on tanks. Kurdish media say three tanks were destroyed. Turkish armour crossed the border earlier this week in an operation aimed at so-called Islamic State but also at Kurdish forces in the area. Elsewhere ...

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Turkey begins anti-IS campaign in Syria

The Turkish military has launched an operation to clear the Syrian border town of Jarablus of so-called Islamic State (IS) militants, officials say. Turkish special forces inside Syria were supported by US-led coalition air strikes, the government said. The operation comes as Syrian rebels backed by Turkey prepare to launch an assault on the town. Turkey has vowed to “completely ...

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Turkey evacuates town amid anti-IS Syria campaign

Turkey has ordered residents in the town of Karkamis to evacuate after it was hit by mortars from so-called Islamic State militants in Syria. Karkamis lies just across the border from Jarablus, an IS-held town which Turkish-backed rebels are expected to try to capture in the coming days. A rebel force is massed in the area and preparing the offensive. ...

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Ariana Grande Debuts New Look And New Ad Campaign For MAC Cosmetics

Ariana Grande has been showing a variety of different looks lately. Although she has stuck to her signature ponytail, she knows how to change it up every so often. Fresh off her split with Ricky Alvarez, the 23-year-old singer has been making some major beauty transformations lately. In the past few months, Grande has debuted fringe bangs, pink highlights, even ...

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Clinton Campaign Manager Says Trump Might Be Putin 'Puppet'

Trump has been promoted this week from statue to puppet. On ABC’s “This Week,” Hillary Clinton’s campaign manager Robby Mook deflected a totally reasonable question from Goerge Stephanopoulos on why the Clinton Foundation would stop taking corporate and foreign donations should she become president, when it hadn’t done so while she was Secretary of State. The question was prompted by ...

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US election: Trump campaign spending still lags far behind Clinton

Donald Trump’s election campaign doubled its spending last month but still lagged far behind US presidential rival Hillary Clinton, figures show. The Trump campaign spent $ 18.5m (£14.1m) in July, compared to his Democratic rival’s $ 38m. Mr Trump spent more than $ 420,000 on hats, but only started major TV adverts this month. Separately, the New York Times said ...

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US election: Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort quits

Paul Manafort, campaign chairman for Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, has resigned just two months after taking the helm. Mr Trump confirmed Mr Manafort’s departure in a statement. He first took control of Mr Trump’s campaign after the businessman’s campaign manager was fired in June. Mr Manafort, 67, has come under fire for his ties to Russian interests and former ...

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Report: Trump Campaign Chief Tried to Stop the Taco Bowl, Failed to Stop the Taco Bowl

On Wednesday, The Huffington Post offered a telling anecdote about the relationship between Donald Trump and recently demoted campaign chairman Paul Manafort, revisiting the story of Trump’s notorious taco bowl tweet from the perspective of those inside the campaign. http://gawker.com/donald-trump-o… “Manafort was in the office with other aides when a member of the family suggested they tweet a picture of ...

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Report: Trump Campaign Chief Tried to Stop the Taco Bowl, Failed to Stop the Taco Bowl

On Wednesday, The Huffington Post offered a telling anecdote about the relationship between Donald Trump and recently demoted campaign chairman Paul Manafort, revisiting the story of Trump’s notorious taco bowl tweet from the perspective of those inside the campaign. http://gawker.com/donald-trump-o… “Manafort was in the office with other aides when a member of the family suggested they tweet a picture of ...

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