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May 12 2017

Surprise tax increases in 2017 Australian budget

They're trying to avoid being wiped out in WA at the next federal election. The treasurer also queried whether the banks would lower mortgage rates if the government wa...

May 12 2017

Development bank EBRD to invest in West Bank and Gaza

EBRD noted that monetary conditions have been eased in Kazakhstan, the exchange rate has stabilized and inflation is on a downward trend (inflation decreased from 17.7...

May 12 2017

Watch the Incredibly NSFW New Red Band Trailer For 'Baywatch'

There are certain things you can count on every year during the summer movie season: comic book adaptations, a Meryl Streep vehicle in August and the annual Zac Efron thi...

May 12 2017

Journalist arrested during US health secretary's visit

Price did not answer. Heyman, 54, was released after posting a $5,000 bond. Time . If attempting to get close to a politician to ask a question is criminalized, then a...

May 12 2017

North Korea accuses United States of assassination plot against Kim Jong Un

The ministry of state security statement , carried by state news agency KCNA, said the CIA and South Korean intelligence services had "hatched a vicious plot to hurt t...

May 12 2017

After UNESCO Jerusalem vote, Israel cuts UN funding

The resolution was submitted by Algeria, Egypt, Lebanon, Morocco, Oman, Qatar and Sudan and was passed with 22 countries in favor, 10 voting against, and 23 abstaining. A...

May 12 2017

WH highlights Clapper testimony on Trump-Russia collusion

Flynn was sacked as head of military intelligence by the Obama administration in 2014 amid questions about his management style and reports of insubordination. FBI Direct...

May 12 2017

Austrian chancellor urges coalition partner to stay in government

The conservative People's Party is now in a coalition with the center-left Social Democratic Party of Austria in parliament. Image: Austrian Vice Chancellor Reinhold M...

May 12 2017

Dawn Leaks Inquiry Committee report has been made public: Nisar

Senior Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader and veteran lawyer Aitzaz Ahsan has demanded resignation from DG ISPR over controversial tweet on Dawn Leaks. "H Clinton said...

May 12 2017

No sanction to prosecute Yogi in 2007 riots: UP govt tells HC

After Mr Adityanath broke the curfew imposed in light of the violence, he was placed under arrest and lodged in jail for 15 days. The sanction is needed to file a charg...

May 12 2017

Cloudy skies, rain in the weekend's forecast

So for Thursday night we are expecting mostly clear skies with lows in the mid/ upper 50s and winds from the northwest at 10-15 miles per hour. Sunday night cloud cov...

May 12 2017

US to arm Kurds in battle for Raqqa

The Trump administration announced Tuesday it will arm the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces "as necessary" to recapture the Islamic State stronghold of Raqqa. The gro...

May 12 2017

"I will not be happy" if North Korea conducts another nuclear test

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson warned that failure to curb Pyongyang's nuclear and ballistic missile programs could lead to "catastrophic consequences". "This was a sma...

May 12 2017

The two reasons why Federal Bureau of Investigation head James Comey was sacked

Democrats intensified accusations that Mr Comey's removal was meant to undermine the FBI probe and demanded an independent investigation into the alleged Russian meddling...

May 12 2017

Iheanacho gets cameo as City crush Palace 5-0

You see Real Madrid, Barcelona and Juventus, they create enough chances, similar to us, but they score goals. We've got to man enough, fearless enough and capable enough ...

May 12 2017

Gujarat Board (GSEB) 12th Class 2017 Results Out | Check Now!

The results were announced on 10th May at 10:00 AM and have been uploaded on the official website of Gujarat Secondary And Higher Secondary Education Board . Previous y...

May 12 2017

James Comey should have been fired long ago

Chris Christie is among the possibilities for Donald Trump to tap for Federal Bureau of Investigation director after the firing of James Comey . "The truth is that Mc...

May 12 2017

Trump, Abbas Reaffirm Commitment to Lasting Israeli-Palestinian Peace

Trump will encourage the Palestinians to see Israel in a changing regional context in which leaders of Arab nations have more common interests with Israel in terms of cou...

May 12 2017

US pledges support for Kosovo, European Union hopes

Early elections are now expected within 45 days, a year earlier than scheduled. The existing Cabinet will continue to run the country until the election. Mr Mustafa oppos...

May 12 2017

Budget's big bank levy could open the door for fintech lenders

The levy will apply to funding sources such as corporate bonds and large deposits and will only affect banks with debts above $100 billion - effectively limiting it to bi...