Signs of voter discontent on Capitol Hill

Signs of voter discontent on Capitol Hill

US politics has been enjoying a slightly more positive spell this week. But despite a looming mid-term election, a strong job growth rate and another interest rate hike from the Federal Reserve, voter discontent…

Philippines' Duterte confirms 2022 senate bid

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Philippines’ Duterte confirms 2022 senate bid

Image copyright RONNIE MILANO/FAVOURITE STRIKE Picture Perfect Image caption During the election campaign President Duterte said he had a “unconditional” love for his daughter, Leonor “Leni” Duterte Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has confirmed he…

Author Anna Thalke: 'Swedish Girl From St Petersburg'

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Author Anna Thalke: ‘Swedish Girl From St Petersburg’

Play Audio Clip Listen to audio clip. Anna Thalke says she was inspired by Anton Chekhov’s timeless character, Trigorin, to create a character that epitomizes the Stockholm Syndrome. Anna was a native of Sweden…