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Don't punish United Kingdom for Brexit: London mayor

The office is expected to launch with fewer than 100 employees, staffed by a mix of local hires and transfers from other locations including London and Japan....


Wizards clinch Southeast Division title with 16-point comeback win

However, Los Angeles went in the complete opposite direction in the fourth quarter allowing Washington completely erase the double-digit in a 24-point swing i...


NCAA Final Four: Computer simulation predicts surprise national champion

The North Carolina Tar Heels play the Oregon Ducks in the 2017 Final Four on Saturday . You can use these to compare to the current point spreads (we would...


Europe's WOW Air adds first Chicago flights

Skúli Mogensen, CEO of WOW air, said: "We are very pleased to be flying WOW air passengers from Dublin and Cork to the Windy City". Other U.S. operations of W...


Australia shelves planned extradition treaty with China

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced he was going to withdraw the treaty after Opposition Leader Bill Shorten said Labor was not in support of it. The de...


Public dislikes Trump's, GOP's plans on health care

This graph of Gallup polls shows Donald Trump's approval rating dropping to 36 per cent on March 27, 2017. But the presidential job approval ratings are subj...


McAuliffe encouraging eligible students to register to vote

The governor said Trump's proposed budget is doomed to fail and will lead to a stop-gap measure and a continued slowdown in defense spending, which is a huge pa...


North Korea's Kim 'acting very, very badly'

A TV news program shows an image, published in North Korea's Rodong Sinmun newspaper, of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the country's Sohae launch site,...


European regulators clear Dow Chemical-DuPont merger

BRUSSELS: The EU on Monday approved a $130 billion mega-merger of United States agro-chemicals giants Dow Chemical and DuPont , paving the way for major cons...


It's over: Britain officially files for divorce from the European Union

Britain doesn't deny that it will have to pay something, but is sure to quibble over the size of the tab. Today we pass the point of no return. The prime minist...


'We already miss you,' EU's Tusk tells Britain

But two years is a long time, both London and Brussels have hinted that negotiations might be extended, and it's hard to predict just what Britain's relatio...


Monsoon likely to be below normal

This is likely to decide the fate of Kharif crop which is majorly dependent on the performance of the south-west monsoon and may cause trouble for the farmers. ...


Consider alternatives to pellet guns in Kashmir: SC

THE Supreme Court on Monday expressed concern over the pellet gun injuries suffered by minors who indulged in stone pelting in Jammu and Kashmir and asked the C...


Compromise and fix Obamacare -- Robert Wilson

THE stunning defeat of the Obamacare replacement leaves President Trump and the Republican leadership in Congress with one clear option. "Coming out of that c...


Ivanka Trump Will Become a Federal Employee

Ivanka's lawyer, Jamie Gorelick, added, "She will file the financial disclosure forms required of federal employees and be bound by the same ethics rules that s...


Australian prime minister won't choose between China and US

The Prime Minister told a ballroom packed with businesspeople and politicians at the Westin Hotel that "the cooperation between China and Australia showcases to...


Le Pen backs lifting European Union economic sanctions imposed on Russian Federation

He was referring to Le Pen's political platform which promises to curb both legal and illegal immigration into France and ban fundamentalist Muslim organizati...


India's parliament passes key tax reform bills

As Jaitley introduced the Bills in the Lok Sabha, Opposition parties, including Congress and TMC, protested saying it was not listed in the day's agenda for t...


Thousands hold pro-EU march in central London

Security has been tightened up around Rome in the wake of the recent terrorist attack in London. Greek PM Alexis Tsipras said this was not the Europe that w...


Devin Nunes refuses to step away from Russia probe

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes abruptly canceled a hearing this week on links between Russian officials and the Trump campaign on the sam...


Police officer struck by London attacker's vehicle suffered life-changing injuries

A 32-year-old woman, who was arrested in Manchester, was released on bail until late March. Two remain in hospital in a critical condition, one with life-thre...


Syria fires missiles at Israeli jets after airstrikes

The Israeli army denied any planes had been struck and the Syrian government has made similar unfounded claims in the past. Israel has been largely unaffected...


Israel's Netanyahu pledges to work with Trump on peace efforts

Netanyahu also expressed confidence in a US-Israeli partnership for preventing Tehran from developing a nuclear weapon, following its 2015 nuclear deal with wor...


Mom of unarmed teen killed by cop frustrated by resignation

The original indictment alleges that Haste acted "recklessly" and ultimately killed 18-year-old Graham while "acting with intent to cause serious physical injur...


Affordable Care Act to Stay in Place

As news spread, Americans fell into familiar camps, either happy to see a Democratic effort live another day, or eager to see Republicans regroup and follow thr...


Coast Guard to Offload Major Cocaine Bust in Port Everglades

The offload represents 17 separate suspected drug smuggling vessel interdictions by U.S. Coast Guard crews, Canadian crews and inter-agency partners. The interd...


Amnesty: US-led coalition not protecting Mosul civilians

The Pentagon has assigned Air Force Brig. He raised the possibility that Islamic State blew up the building to cast blame on the coalition and "cause a delay ...


Le Pen Visit to Chad Causes Outcry

Mediametrie said that the debate reached 47.9 per cent of the country's television audience. Macron, the 39-year-old former economy minister who is untested a...


Park Geun-hye to be questioned in corruption scandal, South Korea says

Three incumbent and former top executives of SK Group were summoned by the prosecution on March 16, in connection with former President Park Geun-hye's scandal ...


Ahmed Kathrada (1929 - 2017)

Israel was known to have had closer relations with South Africa than many nations during the height of the anti-apartheid movement, profited handsomely from a...


Bulgaria near final results give pro-EU party clear victory

Borisov, once a bodyguard for Bulgaria's last communist leader and its ex-king, has long dominated national politics, serving as premier from 2009 to 2013 and a...


Politicos condemn attack on Nigerian nationals in Greater Noida

Indian police arrested several people on Tuesday who allegedly took part in a mob attack on African students. Some locals alleged that the Class XII student w...


Melania Trump: Era of brutality against women, children 'is over'

Trump called on leaders to " continue to work towards gender empowerment and respect for people from all backgrounds and ethnicities ", and on the worldwide com...


One More Victim Dies, And Police Make More Arrests

The Islamic State group described Masood as "a soldier" while claiming responsibility for the attack. "We've seized 2,700 items from these searches, including...


English cricket moves closer to setting up IPL rival

Monday saw the European Central Bank present what it says was a "detailed overview" of its plans to its 41 members, which include the first-class counties, MCC ...