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Why is US gun lobby NRA so controversial?

It is one of the most powerful players in one of the most hotly-debated issues in the US – gun control – but what exactly is the NRA? Here’s a quick guide. What is the NRA? NRA stands for National Rifle Association. The group was founded in 1871 by two

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Nigeria: Police free 25 anti-government protesters

Lagos demonstrators were detained during a banned anti-government rally under the aegis of the #RevolutionNow Movement. Police in Nigeria’s commercial capital Lagos have freed 25 protesters arrested at a banned anti-government demonstration, a spokesman said on Thursday. “All the 25 suspects were released last night after being cautioned against unruly

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Manx teachers vote to extend industrial action

Teachers on the Isle of Man have voted to continue industrial action in a dispute over pay. National Association of Schoolmasters Union of Women Teachers (NASUWT) members voted 85% in favour of walking out and 94% for action short of strike. NASUWT’s Patrick Roach said the ballot result underlined “the

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