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Australian foreign minister Bishop resigns from cabinet

Australian foreign minister Bishop resigns from cabinet

Julie Bishop announced she would move to the backbench and had not yet decided whether to contest the next election, which is due by May 2019.

Zuma's ex-wife named MP ahead of ANC leadership vote

Zuma's ex-wife named MP ahead of ANC leadership vote

The National Assembly confirmed in a statement that Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, a former African Union chief, was sworn in as a member of parliament for the governing African National Congress.

 Days of easy money ending in Gulf under oil price pressures

Days of easy money ending in Gulf under oil price pressures

The days of very easy money are drawing to a close in the rich Gulf oil-exporting economies as money market rates start to rise, partly because of the damage ....