Elizabeth Warren seeks to use Trump Pocahontas 'racial slur' as political tool

Warren, a Massachusetts Democrat, said she was glad Trump agreed to exempt Canada and Mexico from the tariffs, but urged policymakers to think beyond a handful of particular industries when it comes to overhauling trade policy. Warren also said t... More..

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China trade deficit figure overestimated by about 20 pct: commerce minister
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

China trade deficit figure overestimated by about 20 pct: commerce minister

The CIIE is one of four major global events to be hosted by China this year, along with the Boao Forum for Asia annual conference in April, the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit in June and the Forum on ...More..

'Red Sea' Of More Than 30000 Protesting Farmers Reach Mumbai's Azad Maidan
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

'Red Sea' Of More Than 30000 Protesting Farmers Reach Mumbai's Azad Maidan

Traffic on most of the roads would be blocked due to the farmers' march so the Maharashtra government advised the students appearing for the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) examination to reach their centres...More..

India, France vow to strengthen defence, energy ties
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

India, France vow to strengthen defence, energy ties

French President Macron on Saturday said defence ties with India had reached a new high after the two nations signed a key security accord for the Indian Ocean to counter China's growing influence in the region...More..

Deported Odinga ally slams peacetalks with Uhuru as a betrayal
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Deported Odinga ally slams peacetalks with Uhuru as a betrayal

We need to understand what exactly has been agreed upon, he said, noting the Kenyan leaders' statements contained only generalities. Tillerson said at a news conference that his concerns were that government ...More..

Bannon to France's Far Right National Party: 'History Is on Our Side'
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Bannon to France's Far Right National Party: 'History Is on Our Side'

This week Le Pen seemed heartened by the strong gains made by the allied anti-immigrant League party in Italy's general election, hailing it as a "new stage in the awakening of the people". Last month, a court ...More..

Syrian Kurds Deny Turkey's Claim Afrin Is Surrounded
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Syrian Kurds Deny Turkey's Claim Afrin Is Surrounded

Turkish soldiers and warplanes have made significant advances in the countryside of the border region of northwest Syria since launching an offensive in January that put Turkey at odds with its worldwide part...More..

India supports Afghan 'unity' move to recognise Talibans as political group
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

India supports Afghan 'unity' move to recognise Talibans as political group

In a response to a recent letter from the Taliban to the U.S., the Trump team has ruled out withdrawing troops from Afghanistan , a pre-condition set by the rebels for talks. Akbaruddin said that despite the...More..

'A dream come true': Meghan's advice for aspiring actress
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

'A dream come true': Meghan's advice for aspiring actress

Sophia was waving a British flag when Prince Harry approached her. (PA/AAP) Sophia told the prince she wants to be an actress when she grows up. Although Markle was not required to convert before marrying ...More..

Advance by Syrian army in Eastern Ghouta splits rebel enclave in three
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Advance by Syrian army in Eastern Ghouta splits rebel enclave in three

Rebels deny this and say the area's inhabitants have not crossed into government territory because they fear persecution. The UN has called the bombardment "unacceptable", saying it amounts to "the collecti...More..

SC allows passive euthanasia by recognising 'living will' of terminally ill patients
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

SC allows passive euthanasia by recognising 'living will' of terminally ill patients

Thus accordingly, a person has an option to give it in writing that in case he/she is in incurable coma stage or a vegetative state , they should be allowed to end their lives, if they wish to. " Allowing pa...More..

How to minimize the effect of Daylight Saving Time Sunday morning
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

How to minimize the effect of Daylight Saving Time Sunday morning

Saturday night/Sunday morning, jumping from 2 a.m. until 3 a.m., essentially killing an hour of time . Happy (almost) Spring, Montreal , see you on the other side! To squelch Daylight Saving Time would...More..

Celebrating International Women's Day with girl power
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Celebrating International Women's Day with girl power

The call for progress rang loud and clear on International Women's Day as millions around the world protested for equal pay , equal rights and respect. None of these policies is easy or free to implement, ...More..

Women manage train, Dharwad railway station
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Women manage train, Dharwad railway station

The female staffers will take over on March 8, which marks International Women's Day. Marine Lines or Bandra? The Vidyanagar Railway Station, used exclusively for MMTS services on the Seethaphalmandi-Falakn...More..

Clinton, Missouri Shooting: Officer Killed, 2 Others Injured, Suspected Shooter Dead
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Clinton, Missouri Shooting: Officer Killed, 2 Others Injured, Suspected Shooter Dead

The Lawrence Police Department tweeted, "As tragedy strikes the Clinton, Missouri Police Department for the second time in 7 months, we send our thoughts and prayers to the department and community". After gett...More..

Signing of TPP to benefit Australian grain exports
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Signing of TPP to benefit Australian grain exports

The revamped TPP also includes Brunei, Canada, Chile, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam. Trump has recently said that he may consider rejoining the Pacific Rim trade agreement if the United ...More..

Evidence Of Trump Efforts To Set Up Back Channel With Kremlin
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Evidence Of Trump Efforts To Set Up Back Channel With Kremlin

The meeting has been previously reported . The Post said Nader has been cooperating with Mueller and has met numerous times with investigators since he was stopped and questioned by the Federal Bureau of ...More..

United Kingdom vows action over ex-spy poisoning as police confirm 21 treated
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

United Kingdom vows action over ex-spy poisoning as police confirm 21 treated

It is thought their deaths are forming part of the Met Police Counter Terror team's investigations into the attack on Mr Skripal, 66, and his daughter Yulia , 33, on Sunday. At the graveyard, forensic office...More..

Anger mounts over video of police beating unarmed man in North Carolina
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Anger mounts over video of police beating unarmed man in North Carolina

Body camera video showing a black man being Tasered and beaten during a confrontation with two white police officers who accused him of jaywalking has sent shock waves through the western North Carolina ci...More..

China increases military budget and pegs GDP growth at 6.5%
by | Friday, March 09, 2018

China increases military budget and pegs GDP growth at 6.5%

China has seen the United States as its biggest potential security threat, alarming Beijing with freedom of navigation patrols in the South China Sea the United States calling China a strategic competitor. T...More..