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politics

noun campaigning, civilis ratio, governance, government, matters of state, partisanism, party leadership, party politics, party system, political affairs, political influence, political involvement, political maneuvers, political methods, political partisanship, political process, pooitical strategy, public service, state affairs, statesmanship
Associated concepts: campaign financing laws, disclosure laws, election laws, lobbying laws, reporting laws
Foreign phrases: Politiae legibus non leges, politiis adappandae.Politics should be adapted to the laws, not the laws to politics.
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Scottish Labour's sports spokeswoman Patricia Ferguson said: "Team GB achieved a magnificent result with the support of the whole country but the Olympics was a celebration of sport and the people of Scotland are beginning to resent the likes of Boris Johnson and Alex Salmond's attempts to politicise it.
There are a handful of people who are trying to politicise the Olympic Games," Yang Jiechi said at a press briefing in Beijing with Mrs Beckett.
Qatar's Foreign Minister also rebutted accusations by his Saudi counterpart Adel al-Jubeir that Qatar is trying to politicise the annual Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Qatar's Foreign Minister rebutted accusations by his Saudi counterpart Adel al-Jubeir that Qatar is trying to politicise the annual Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca.
Summary: Chandigarh [India], Nov 30 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Kirron Kher on Thursday cried foul over the controversy her Chandigarh gang-rape statement has sparked and asked the Opposition to not politicise it.
Let us compliment her and not politicise it and make fun of her achievement.