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The Church and the future of politics

With the election over and a Conservative government firmly in place, the UK is now looking ahead to what the next five years has to hold.

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Syria: Islamic State claims full control of Palmyra

Islamic State fighters tightened their grip on the historic Syrian city of Palmyra on Thursday and overran Iraqi government defenses east of Ramadi, the provincial capital that they seized five days earlier.