Sep 30 2017
Although nobody is suggesting the new UKIP leader is capable of kidnap and torture, or that he might one day be fed alive to a pack of dogs by his political opponents, plenty were quick to make the connection to Game of Thrones' most notorious characters.
Ms Waters came second, with 21.3% of the 12,915 votes cast.
In his victory speech at Ukip conference in Torquay, he called on members to rally around the party.
Britain's populist UK Independence Party (UKIP) has elected outsider Henry Bolton as its new leader Friday.
The changes come after a hard year for UKIP following the successful Brexit referendum in 2016, whilst the party has struggled for relevance and suffered leadership issues.
The little-known candidate beat the two front runners in the contest - anti-Islam campaigner Anne Marie Waters and London Assembly member Peter Whittle - to win with 3,874 votes.
UKIP chairman Paul Oakden told the BBC's Daily Politics he was not anxious the similarities might lead to legal issues: "We did our due diligence before we put these logos to the membership and as I said, we are perfectly comfortable".
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His four-track set will include Same Love , which was adopted as an unofficial anthem for American same-sex marriage supporters. More than 85,000 fans and a huge television audience are expected to watch the NRL Grand Final in Sydney on Sunday .
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However, a repeat of the current "Grand Coalition" with the Social Democrats is not the chancellor's only option. The traditionally left-leaning Greens were seen winning around 9.5 percent and the Left Party some 9 percent.
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The two clubs went head-to-head in the race for the Championship title last season, with the Magpies pipping the Seagulls on a dramatic final day after a remarkable late run.
Some Ukip MEPs have said they would quit if Ms Waters won the election.
"There'd be a quasi-leadership led by a MEPs and from that a new organisation could form that might even take the UKIP name".
Mr Bolton called on the party to unite behind him to allow him to deliver its aims. Here's everything you need to know.
Ms Waters, whose candidacy is backed by former English Defence League leader Tommy Robinson, has generated backing on social media and has encouraged her supporters to join the party to vote for her.
The party has struggled to find its feet since Nigel Farage quit, and its vote share fell to 1.8% at the general election, from 12.6% in 2015.
Mr Farage's successor, Diane James, stepped down in October, just 18 days after being elected.
Sep 30 2017
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The EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said that it could still be months before both sides can actually proceed to discuss trade.
Sep 29 2017
ISIS Leader Baghdadi Reportedly Heard on New Tape
In the recording released Thursday, Baghdadi urges his followers in IS to keep fighting and target Western media centers while accusing the U.S. of lacking "the will to fight".
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Sep 27 2017
Wildfire threatens homes, prompts evacuations in southern California
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Sep 27 2017
Mattis: US wants to resolve N. Korea standoff diplomatically
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Sep 26 2017
FIFA scraps ban on poppies on football shirts
England and Scotland have previously displayed the poppy on a black armband, in a failed attempt to bypass regulations. The report goes on to claim that the IFAB, football's lawmakers, are expected to rubber-stamp the change next month.
Sep 26 2017
Turnout high as Iraqi Kurds defy threats to hold independence vote
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Turkey's official news agency says Istanbul police have detained 36 people as alleged members of the Islamic State group. A statement issued after the meeting said Turkey reserved its rights originating from global conventions.
Sep 23 2017
Iran unveils new long-range ballistic missile
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Sep 22 2017
Ryanair offers pay rise to some pilots on top of bonus
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