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Coalition caves on 15pc backpacker tax at a cost of $120m

The Coalition has agreed to back One Nation's 15 per cent compromise on the backpacker tax, which Treasurer Scott Morrison said will cost an extra $120 million ...


Merkel aims to 'serve people of Germany' as 4th term looms

You are reading news and information on LongIsland.com, Long Island's Most Popular Website, Since 1996. He said Trump should not "simply take a realpolitik ...


Otto a hurricane anew, aiming at Central America

The storm will then face increasing wind shear and dry air in the eastern Pacific into this weekend. Authorities in Nicaragua said the hurricane had damaged h...


Iowa State's season ends in blowout loss to West Virginia

Holgorsen had praise for a variety of others on the team, too, notably the defense, which held Iowa State to four field goals. However, a couple penalties aided...


Romney keen to be Secretary of State

Picking Mr Romney - beaten in the 2012 White House race by Mr Barack Obama - would reassure the Republican Party establishment and United States allies anxious ...


Fatal Chattanooga crash site wasn't on bus route

Media reports say that the bus was traveling too fast exceeding the 30 miles per hour speed limit and crashed into a tree when the driver lost the control. Al...


Amid uncertainty, UK Treasury chief to offer bleak outlook

However, there is some expectation the United Kingdom will not be in a position to trigger article 50 by the end of March as planned, due to legal hurdles. "I...


Turkey's Erdogan says he's been 'disillusioned' by Obama

Snubbing NATO, China says ready to consider Turkey in SCO was posted in World of TheNews International - https://www.thenews.com.pk on November 21, 2016 and w...


Supermoon puts on a show around the world

Louis Post-Dispatch via AP). But the exact moments of a full moon and perigee hardly ever line up simultaneously. November's full moon appeared Monday...


One dead in shooting at Walmart on Good Friday

Police said the man saw the male suspect assaulting a woman in the parking lot and told the suspect "Get your hands off her". Authorities said the man then pu...


At least 10 killed by blast in Somali capital

Somali policemen remove the body of a man from the wreckage of a tanker destroyed at the site of an explosion at a police checkpoint near the vegetable market i...


Lack of ID delays Ellen's entry into White House for award

Obama is recognizing 21 Americans with the nation's highest civilian award , including giants of the entertainment industry, sports legends, activists and inno...


Money move critics didn't get time to prepare: Modi

New Delhi , Nov 25 Training his guns on the opposition, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said those who accuse the government of being ill-prepared ahead ...


Joe Jonas says it's a "compliment" that fans think he's gay

Singer Joe Jonas and Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner made their first public appearance together after sparking romance speculation . "It's definitely fun...


Brazil minister at center of new government scandal resigns

Temer played down the incident in an interview with O Estado de S.Paulo newspaper in which he lamented that a "minor episode" had caused a political storm and s...


Australian case to prosecute Prakash 'strong'

Prakash also apparently had some influence on Numan Haider, the 18-year-old who was killed after stabbing two police officers in Melbourne in 2014. Australi...


Hamilton faster than Rosberg in first Abu Dhabi practice

I'm really happy with the vehicle and we're in a good position for tomorrow. They were kept from being right on the hammer of the Mercedes pair by Ferrari ace...


Gunman Bursts Into French Monks' Residence, Kills Woman

He was arrested in the town where he lives, 15km from Montferrier-sur-Lez where the retirement home is located, and did not put up any resistance. The home ...


Oil prices static on uncertainty over planned production cut

Oil prices fluctuated throughout the day, starting lower in the morning and later briefly turning positive after the Energy Information Administration said U...


Liberals table bill to roll back Conservative changes to Canadian voting process

But she crossed a few other items off her party's campaign checklist on Thursday by bringing forward a bill that would also undo some of the more controversial ...


Leahy, Sanders And Welch Denounce Bannon Appointment

President-elect Trump told us he wants to be a President for " all Americans" and he can not do that while empowering bigotry that targets and threatens many...


Bayern defender Boateng passed fit to face Leverkusen

Christian Noboa's superb free-kick earned Rostov a shock 3-2 Champions League win over Bayern Munich in Russian Federation on Wednesday, leaving Carlo Ancelo...


S. Korea Prosecutors Likely to Question President

She must step down right now. The scandal comes as South Korea , Asia's fourth largest economy, faces slumping exports and high unemployment amid rising nuclea...


7.0-magnitude natural disaster strikes off Nicaragua

The quake buffeted El Salvador and Nicaragua, just an hour after a powerful hurricane hit the Caribbean coast. Tsunami waves of up to 3 foot are possible alon...


Iraqi troops capture 3 more neighborhoods in eastern Mosul

A. Over the past five weeks, Iraqi security forces in collaboration with Kurdish fighters, Sunni Arab tribesmen and Shia militiamen have launched a major offe...


Custody Extended for 5 Suspects in French Attack Plot

An official said Wednesday that two others among the seven suspects arrested over the weekend have been freed. Police swooped on Saturday night in the in the ...


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Netanyahu: Trump is 'true friend' of Israel

Just one day after the election Trump invited Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to meet with him in the United States as soon as possible. The U.S. has never re...


Trump hails Israel as ´beacon of hope´

Throughout his almost eight years in the White House, Obama spoke out strongly against Israeli expansion of Jewish settlements, which sit on land that Palestini...


Iran warns of consequences of nuclear deal violation

After his inauguration, Trump would have the authority to revoke the executive agreement. President Barack Obama's outgoing administration ardently promoted t...


Back in NYC, a parade of meetings at Trump Tower

Trump said during the campaign that Clinton would "be in jail" if he were president, but the Federal Bureau of Investigation director has declared on two occasi...


UK government said to have no plan for Brexit

It identified a tendency by prime minister Theresa May to "draw in decisions and settle matters herself" as a strategy that could not be sustained, and highligh...


Iran deal endangered if Trump seeks to renegotiate its terms

The deal , harshly opposed by Republicans in Congress, was reached as a political commitment rather than a treaty ratified by lawmakers, making it vulnerable t...


Kanye West has been hospitalized in Los Angeles

The Los Angeles Times , citing law enforcement sources who spoke on the condition of anonymity, reported that the check was handed over from the LAPD to the Lo...


Protesters demand South Korean president Park Geun-hye resign

The rally, which held on Saturday, is reportedly the largest held in the country since 1987 when about the same number of people protested against the militar...