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Nov 22 2016

Tim Ryan to take on Pelosi for House minority leader

Ryan said. I have spent countless hours meeting and talking to Members of our Caucus, and the consensus is clear. Tim Ryan's average constituent makes $57,000 a year....

Nov 21 2016

Australia reaches deal to send refugees languishing on islands to US

Australia has some 1,800 asylum seekers in camps on islands of Nauru and Papua New Guinea, many of whom have fled conflict or economic strife from Pakistan, Iraq, Iran...

Nov 20 2016

McConnell to stay on as Senate majority leader

Both Schumer and McConnell are Senate veterans. Elizabeth Warren of MA and Bernie Sanders, the Vermont independent , to moderates like West Virginia's Joe Manchin and ...

Nov 19 2016

Malaysians to rally against prime minister, demand resignation

Security has been tightened across, with key roads barricaded in downtown Kuala Lumpur where Bersih and a pro-government group plan to rally despite a police ban. "In...

Nov 18 2016

INTERNATIONAL: India calls for broadening of defense ties with Israel

Harshavardhan Neotia, President, FICCI and Chairman, Ambuja Neotia Group, pointed out that the potential in trade is huge and while there has been much talk of an FTA, FI...

Nov 12 2016

Japan, India sign controversial civil nuclear deal

The accord stipulates that the nuclear fuel and equipment provided can only be used for peaceful purposes, and a separate document signed in parallel has a clause allowin...

Nov 12 2016

Nigel Farage Will Not be Donald Trump Intermediary: Downing Street

That's exactly the kind of reaction they hope to produce. And he has made no secret of his desire to possibly work for the president-elect. The Westerham interim Ukip...

Nov 10 2016

Ryan: Relationship with Trump Fine

Ryan said he spoke with Trump on November 8, after victory was in hand, "about the work ahead of us and the importance of bringing this country together", according to ...

Nov 10 2016

Elbowing each other all the way, Trump, Clinton near finish

The Democrat candidate has called up Republican Donald Trump to concede the race to the coveted White House. Clinton was to campaign in Grand Rapids, Michigan , as wel...

Nov 10 2016

Bombing in Iraq's Samarra kills several Iranians

Iran says will stand beside Iraq until complete defeat of terrorismThe spokesman also described the cruel attacks as an attempt to retaliate consecutive defeats that t...

Nov 10 2016

Australia ratifies greenhouse gas targets agreed on in Paris

Ties that bind Kenya and United States are close and strong, says Uhuru following Trump triumph. Ms Bishop said the Federal Government had prepared for a Trump victory ...

Nov 09 2016

Bush couldn't bring himself to vote for Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton

The Republican ex-president, who voted two weeks ago, chose "none of the above", and voted Republican for Congress only, his spokesperson Freddy Ford told USA media. Ke...

Nov 09 2016

Icelandic airline adds cheap Pittsburgh flights to Europe

Flights will be scheduled four times a week from Pittsburgh International Airport, with connecting flights available to other European destinations in WOW Air's fleet-lik...

Nov 09 2016

Charlie Adam unhappy with Scott Brown's inclusion in Scotland squad

Adam said: "If I was in the position where I'd travelled to Malta and Slovakia and he just came straight back in to play against England , I'm going to be thinking: 'Wha...

Nov 08 2016

Chelsea Clinton Used Foundation Money for Her Wedding: Emails

Band asked Podesta to "speak to her" - a reference to either Hillary Clinton or her daughter - "and end this". Once we go down this road...' Band's message is contained...

Nov 08 2016

Syrian Kurds make small advances in push toward Raqqa

John Dorrian. The Turkish officials' latest comments came a day after their top military leaders met North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies in Ankara to discuss Turk...

Nov 06 2016

Kit Kat kleptomaniac victim shares sweet revenge

It read: 'Saw Kit Kat in your cup holder. Case in point - after being the victim of candy bar theft, that guy whose Kit Kat was stolen from his vehicle has received sweet...

Nov 05 2016

Deaths, injuries in car bombing in Turkey; legislators held

German government spokesman Steffen Seibert criticized the arrests and said they confirmed concerns first raised in May when the Turkish parliament stripped members of ...

Nov 04 2016

Florida again? In final campaign days, state may be pivotal

Perhaps heeding Rendell's warning, Clinton's team is devoting new resources to states like MI, which hasn't supported a Republican presidential nominee in almost three de...

Nov 04 2016

Average US 30-year mortgage rate rises to 3.54 per cent

These institutions, which don't take customer deposits and are supported by privately-owned, government-sponsored enterprises such as Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac , took ...