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Germany, France pledge new effort to strengthen eurozone

That meeting was announced when France's newly elected President Emmanuel Macron visited Berlin last week. "We've been talking about progress in eurozo...


Smart phones and cement to cost less under GST

Last week, the GST Council had finalised tax rates for services under the new regime set to kick in from July 1. At these rates, the present total tax incid...


It's going to be the busiest Memorial Day for travel since 2005

More than a million additional travelers will take to the skyways and highways as part of the largest Memorial Day travel crowd since 2005. This year's travel...


Trump sets sight on the big deal: Mideast peace

He arrived in Bethlehem by motorcade, crossing a checkpoint at Israel's controversial separation wall, and was greeted by Abbas and other dignitaries outside th...


Arguments conclude on Trump's revised travel ban

Circuit Court of Appeals expressed skepticism about some arguments against the ban, but also pressed the lawyer defending Trump's suspended policy about wheth...


Iran foreign minister scorns Trump after speech, arms deal

Mr. Trump may need to boost USA allies' confidence in him, after reportedly leaking Israeli intelligence to Russians last week. He declared Islam "one of the ...


General Election campaigning suspended after Manchester bombing

President Donald Trump has expressed his "deepest condolences" to the victims of the Manchester bombing calling attackers "evil losers". You could feel it in ...


Angela Merkel's party wins vote in heartland of rivals in Germany

The region is Germany's most populous and has been led by the center-left Social Democrats for all but five years since 1966. The party - whose national leade...


Pres. Trump in Israel in search of 'the ultimate deal'

And I feel strongly about that, because there's a lot of love out there. Abbas was among those attending the USA president's anti-Iranian diatribe in Riyadh, an...


Before Trump Visit, Israel Makes Some Concessions to Palestinians

There is no other way". He said that if Christians, Muslims and Jews join forces, "peace in this world is possible, including peace between Israel and the Pales...


Blast At Ariana Grande's Concert

The blast rocked the foyer of the Manchester Arena as thousands of young fans and parents streamed out of the venue after the show by the USA singer, whose fa...


JP Morgan Raises Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM) Stock To a "Overweight" Rating

This is a boost from QUALCOMM's previous quarterly dividend of $0.53. Carnegie Cap Asset Management Ltd Liability Company accumulated 4,128 shares. Noble En...


'Confirmed fatalities' and injuries after reports of explosion at Manchester Arena

We saw young girls with blood on them, everyone was screaming and people were running. A source also told CBS News one person was detained in a vehicle but it...


Chris Christie: I warned Trump about Flynn

Christie has made it clear that when he led Trump's White House transition, he did not see eye to eye with Flynn, a retired Army lieutenant general who had been...


MANCHESTER: 19 killed in suspected terror attack

As concertgoers - many of them young fans of the singer - were beginning to leave the arena after Grande's closing set, an explosion rocked the area. There wa...


Reformists sweep Tehran municipal vote as Rouhani wins Iran

France's stance is contradictory to comments made by US President Donald Trump , who accused Tehran of funding terrorism and stoking the fires of sectarian...


Manchester explosion: Here's what we know about the victims

Prime Minister Theresa May canceled campaign events Tuesday after the blast, which killed at least 19 people and injured more than 50. The blast killed 19 peopl...


All-new wide-body jetliner on cards as China and Russian Federation unite

China and Russian Federation teamed up to develop twin-aisle jets that will compete with Airbus SE and Boeing Co., the planemakers who dominate passenger aircr...


Palaszczuk under huge pressure over Adani

Cabinet's delay in making a decision on the proposal on Monday afternoon was slammed by the federal government , the LNP state opposition, regional mayors and ...


Melania and Ivanka Trump just caused some controversy in Saudi Arabia

Tillerson said the package supports the kingdom "in the face of malign Iranian influence and Iranian-related threats which exist on Saudi Arabia's borders on al...


Publicly-owned utilities will cut bills by £220 annually, says Labour

The BBK don sat down with the Labour party politician to discuss ways to engage young people with politics, following some Twitter interaction. By contrast, t...


Education secretary pushes school choice, gives no specifics

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speaks at a summit hosted by the American Federation for Children in Indianapolis on Monday. She was also critical of stat...


Profit Falls at Walmart, but Beats Expectations

E-commerce growth at Walmart U.S. continued with sales up 63% and gross merchandise volume up 69%. "We got off to a slower start than expected, due in part ...


Havard Student Submits Hip-Hop Album As Final Year Dissertation

The Harvard grad will make his album available for free. "Rap is a historically black form of art, and if I want to tell a story of black people, the most a...


Iran must stop supporting 'terrorists', Trump says in Israel

Earlier this year , in a White House press conference with Netanyahu, Trump said "I can live with either" a one- or two-state solution, which, while echoing ...


Pacific ministers meet seeking to finalize trade pact

Japan has been eager to implement the high-level rules agreed on by the original 12 TPP member countries, even though Washington withdrew in January as Presi...


United Kingdom police: 'A number of fatalities' at Grande concert

Other parents were overwhelmed with relief to find out their children were okay. Bomb disposal teams followed soon after. Nineteen are dead and approximately...


After Saudi arms deal, defense shares fly

President Donald Trump's approval of $110 billion in arms sales to Saudi Arabia gave stocks in defense companies a lift to record highs early Monday. Boeing a...


Trump's encounter with glowing orb sets Twitter alight with evil villain jokes

A freaky photo that emerged from Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia, where while opening an anti-extremism centre, the USA president, King Salman bin Abdulaziz of Sa...


People are mesmerized and confused by glowing orb Trump touched

It is not clear why Stone suggested Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner had anything to do with his decision to accept the Order of Aldulaziz, ...


Iran's ballistic missile programme will continue: Rouhani

Iran's newly re-elected president has dismissed US President Donald Trump's calls for the region to isolate Tehran. Iranian-backed forces have been fighting I...


Merkel's party wins vote in rivals' German heartland

In the parliamentary election in North Rhine-Westphalia on May 14, the German Social Democratic Party suffered a major defeat. The CDU focused its campaign in t...


Betsy DeVos Booed and Shunned by Graduating Class While Giving Commencement Address

Students erupted again when DeVos mentioned she would pay homage to university's founder, Mary McLeod Bethune , by visiting her grave site. Recent graduates ...


Hess Midstream Partners LP (HESM) Now Covered by Goldman Sachs Group Inc

MEDNAX, Inc.is a provider of physician services, including newborn, anesthesia, maternal-fetal, teleradiology, pediatric cardiology and other pediatric subspeci...


Puerto Rico's Oscar Lopez Freed After 36 Years in US Prison

One still-unsolved bombing at a NY tavern in 1975 killed four people and injured more than 60. Five people were killed and dozens were injured in bombings acr...