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Do Scandals Matter? Fillon, Le Pen cry 'witch-hunt" over corruption probes (part 1)

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Do Scandals Matter? Fillon, Le Pen cry 'witch-hunt" over corruption probes (part 2)

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Philippines: Has Duterte’s ‘war on drugs’ gone too far?

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America's future strategy in Southeast Asia? Local US allies keen for answers

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Ukraine's illegal mafia-run amber mining; and the street art being destroyed by authorities in Brazil

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Anti-immigrant protests erupt in South African capital

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White House silence over Kansas bar shooting angers India

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IN THE PAPERS

Oscars: Not so white anymore, but very political

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Latest update : 2012-04-24

French elections in the age of Twitter

Twitter users around the world defied the French government's ban on publishing exit polls and preliminary results from Sunday's first round presidential election. Drawing on the spirit of Charles de Gaulle's coded broadcasts from London during WWII, the hashtag 'radiolondres' became the forum to distribute coded messages Sunday with the results.

By Eric Olander

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