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Jun 22 2017

Brexit talks: Citizens' rights and exit bill ahead of trade

Soros was also adamant that Prime Minister Theresa May should seek to keep Britain in the EU's single market. Of 27 Bills and draft bills unveiled in her first Queen'...

Jun 22 2017

Senate Republicans Eye Skirting Rules to Pass Healthcare Bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., said he expected to give senators a draft of the bill on Thursday. WASHINGTON (AP) - Top Senate Republicans prepared ...

Jun 22 2017

Tories and DUP 'still miles apart on deal'

They have until a June 29 deadline to agree a way forward after Sinn Fein collapsed the Stormont Executive earlier this year amid deepening mistrust and worsening relatio...

Jun 22 2017

Presidential polls: Ruling AIADMK announces supports to NDA nominee Ram Nath Kovind

Kumar on Monday had sung paean to Kovind, who was the Bihar Governor before the BJP named him as the Presidential candidate. Unlike, other BJP-appointed governors who...

Jun 22 2017

Britain's Prince Philip hospitalized due to infection

The Duke of Edinburgh has missed the State Opening of Parliament and Royal Ascot after being admitted to hospital as a "precautionary measure" for treatment for ...

Jun 22 2017

Only Nine New Municipalities Out of 263 Achieved Clean Audits - AG Report

All of Gauteng's municipalities received unqualified audit opinions. But Nel says some concerns remain. Makwetu said the role of leadership was very important in im...

Jun 22 2017

USA tries to use better China ties to press North Korea

The North Korean government handed Warmbier over to USA authorities in a vegetative state last week and his death has spurred calls for a U.S. response from several law...

Jun 22 2017

Mumbai celebrates yoga day on land, ships, submarines

There were more than 44 million people who took oath to make Yoga as a part of their life. Hundreds of people attended the event which also had the recorded address of In...

Jun 22 2017

In Rains Modi Leads Nation On Yoga Day

The occasion was graced by Principal and Vice-Principal. The High Commission of India and the Indian Cultural Association in Lagos, on Wednesday enjoined more Nigeria...

Jun 22 2017

DUP threat to walk out from talks with Tories

But if an independent mediator has the active support of both the United Kingdom and Irish governments, he or she may be able not only to help restore the government at S...

Jun 22 2017

Iran Armed Forces to counter any national security threats: Top commander

A US warplane shot down an armed drone linked to Syrian regime forces, the Pentagon said Tuesday, the latest in a series of incidents between USA -backed forces and...

Jun 22 2017

Otto Warmbier's death looms over US-China talks on North Korea

That consideration has since become more "urgent" since Warmbier's death at his home in OH on Monday after being in a coma for over a year. On Tuesday night, a candle...

Jun 22 2017

Globetrotting horse Highland Reel wins at Royal Ascot

The queen , dressed in a bright green outfit and hat, led race attendees in observing a moment of silence for the victims of the Manchester and London terror attacks as...

Jun 22 2017

F-16 jet crashes on take off from Houston airport; pilot ejects

He walked to the ambulance and is said to be fine. The jet was carrying missiles and was on a training mission for NORAD. An evacuation of the airfield after the inci...

Jun 22 2017

DUP leaders arrive at Downing Street for talks with Theresa May

The delay may point to this being a " confidence and supply plus" deal in which the DUP and Tories agree a limited legislative programme, perhaps on areas such as counte...

Jun 22 2017

US State Dept. critical of Saudi Arabia's handling of Qatar embargo

It is a history, they say, that shows tinkering with Qatari policies will not solve the problem with Cairo. The US State Department said it was "mystified" as Gulf ...

Jun 22 2017

Eastwood concerned for Stormont talks as Varadkar meets SF and DUP_

Talks between the two are ongoing but the opening of the new Parliament is set for Wednesday. Sinn Fein warned Theresa May today that her deal with the DUP puts h...

Jun 22 2017

Paul Ryan foe touts blue-collar upbringing in campaign ad

On his website, Bryce outlined the fundamentals of his platform: "My values are my neighbors' values, and we know that Washington has gotten way off track". "Activist, I...

Jun 22 2017

Where is this wave of anti-Trump backlash we were promised?

Murphy (D-Conn.), appearing on MSNBC's "Morning Joe", noted that in President Obama's first year in office, Democrats were undefeated in congressional special election...

Jun 22 2017

Saudi king upends royal succession, names son as first heir

A royal decree appointed Mohammed bin Salman crown prince and deputy prime minister. Saudi King Salman has issued an order for high-ranking royals to pledge their...