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# purge - Sunday 16 September, 2018

Appeal after 'brutal and frenzied violence' leads to film getting 18 rating

The appeal from the distributors, asking for The First Purge to be given a 16 rating, was not successful.

# purge - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Mother leaves prison after purging contempt in €1m property repossession case

The woman, whose teenage children had resided at the property, was jailed by the High Court on 27 April.

# purge - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Saudi Arabia arrests 200 senior figures over $100 billion corruption scandal

Authorities have frozen the bank accounts of the accused.

# purge - Friday 26 May, 2017

'Men subjected to these gay purges have endured a gruesome ordeal in Chechnya'

The Kremlin is said to be taking its investigation into the anti-gay “purge” seriously.

# purge - Friday 3 February, 2017

North Korean spy chief sacked and officials executed over 'abuse of power'

Kim Won-Hong had survived repeated purges since Kim Jong-Un took power in 2011.