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  • Quebec party that wanted to ban kippahs loses in elections

    April 8, 2014 | 8:55 am

    The separatist Parti Quebecois government, which campaigned on a divisive charter that roiled the Quebec Jewish community, was beaten soundly in provincial elections.

    In Monday’s vote, the Liberal Party won 70 seats in the legislature and will form the next government. The Parti...

  • Tony Abbott, staunch Israel backer, wins Australian premiership

    September 9, 2013 | 11:57 am

    Tony Abbott, a staunch supporter of Israel, was elected the country’s new prime minister of Australia.

    Abbott’s conservative Liberal Party won a convincing and expected victory on Saturday, sweeping the Labor government from its six-year term leading the government. Kevin Rudd...