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1 November 2015

Stories from 1 November 2015

Turkey's Repeat Election Returns a Majority For Governing Party

At the second time of asking Turkey's ruling party the AKP have recovered their treasured parliamentary majority. What will they do with it now?

Why Montenegro's Opposition Leaders Want to Topple the Government

Many international news outlets have chalked Montenegrin people's dissatisfaction with their government up to "Serb nationalist" or "pro-Russian" waves within Montenegrin society. That's not the full story.

A School in the US Teaches Korean Dads ‘How to Hug’

The Duranno Father School is designed to transform stoic Korean dads into more loving and involved parents. The program includes a literal lesson on "how to hug."

How Successful Was Ghana's #DumsorMustStop Vigil?

How do you define the success of a mass protest?

Polls Closed After Turkey Votes in Second Crucial Election this Year

Turkey waits on the result of its second general election in the space of five months, with President Erdogan's AKP party desperate to reclaim a majority.

The Sorry State of Indian Railways

"Life in India doesn't stop for a train journey, it invades it. The train is a meeting place, a marketplace, a hotel and a restaurant."