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Macron's popularity falls further in September, poll shows

Macron's popularity falls further in September, poll shows

The former investment banker won the 2017 election with 66.1% of the vote on a reformist project to modernise the euro zone's second largest power.

World Cup victory boosts French morale, but not Macron's popularity

World Cup victory boosts French morale, but not Macron's popularity

Winning the soccer World Cup has turned the French into optimists, but has not boosted President Emmanuel Macron's popularity.

Australia PM's popularity rises, but party still lags

Australia PM's popularity rises, but party still lags

The latest Newspoll, published by The Australian newspaper on Monday, gave Turnbull a 40% approval rating.

President Trump's approval rating rises to 42%

President Trump's approval rating rises to 42%

Donald Trump's rating moved up from 35% to 42% from February to March, according to CNN's monthly opinion poll and another study jointly conducted by The Associated Press and the NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.

Kites paint a colourful Doha sky as Aspire fest opens

Kites paint a colourful Doha sky as Aspire fest opens

More than 100 professional kite flyers from 23 countries, including the Qatar national team, launched their kites as part of the competition.

Australia deputy PM's popularity plummets amid scandal over affair

Australia deputy PM's popularity plummets amid scandal over affair

Deputy Australian Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce will take a break next week rather than step in for the country's leader while he is away, as a poll shows his popularity plummeting ...

England’s bowlers also need to bat better: Hazlewood

England’s bowlers also need to bat better: Hazlewood

Australia fast bowler Josh Hazlewood has piled more pressure on England’s beleaguered bowling attack ahead of the Boxing Day Ashes Test

Book claims Diana crash car ‘handled badly at high speed’

Book claims Diana crash car ‘handled badly at high speed’

The 1997 car crash that killed Britain’s Princess Diana spawned a host of conspiracy theories, but evidence that it was an accident only grows stronger, bolstered by new revelations about the history of the vehicle.

Lusail newspaper site ‘hacked by Emiratis’

Lusail newspaper site ‘hacked by Emiratis’

The website of Qatari publication Lusail was hacked by Emiratis yesterday, the newspaper said in a tweet last night.

Australia foils 'terror plot' to bring down airplane

Australia foils 'terror plot' to bring down airplane

Australia has foiled an Islamist-inspired ‘terrorist plot’ to bring down an airplane with an improvised explosive, authorities said Sunday, after four people were arrested in raids across Sydney.

Indonesia speed boat capsizes, killing at least 10

Indonesia speed boat capsizes, killing at least 10

A speed boat capsized off Indonesia's Borneo island on Tuesday, killing at least 10 people with several others believed missing, police and rescue officials said.

Illness, injuries didn’t stop Venus believing

Illness, injuries didn’t stop Venus believing

Venus Williams says she never doubted she’d reach another Grand Slam final despite an eight-year drought — and she’s not planning to let her sister Serena ruin the party now she’s there.