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Aug 02 2017

Asda lays bare disastrous 2016 with pre-tax profits crashing 19%

Accounts just filed at Companies House also showed sales fell to £21.6bn from £22.3bn as shoppers flocked to cheaper rivals. Asda said in September a year ago that it w...

Aug 02 2017

Census 2016: More Canadians than ever living alone

Statistics Canada has released the latest data on families and languages from the 2016 Census showing how we are evolving as a society. - Multigenerational households...

Aug 02 2017

Jutice Krishna to head expert group on Data Protaction

The panel includes Aruna Sundararajan , Secretary, Department of Telecom; Ajay Bhushan Pandey , CEO of Unique Identification Authority of India; Ajay Kumar, Additional ...

Aug 02 2017

USA wants dialogue with North Korea 'at some point', says Rex Tillerson

Russia announced the diplomatic measures Friday after the U.S. Congress overwhelmingly approved sanctions legislation that targets Russia, Iran and North Korea . "We hop...

Aug 02 2017

Trump signs bill imposing sanctions on Russian Federation

And political science research has a few things to say about when and how presidents exert that influence. Now The Washington Post reported Monday evening that the Pr...

Aug 02 2017

Trump Signs Bill Imposing New Sanctions on Russian Federation

The White House tried to kill this sanctions bill before both the House and Senate overwhelmingly passed it. Trump signed the bill behind closed doors, with no press co...

Aug 02 2017

North Korea: US not seeking regime change, says Rex Tillerson

Huang Jing, from the National University of Singapore, said Tillerson's tough remarks on China were part of Washington's usual tactics to get a better deal with Beiji...

Aug 02 2017

US launches unarmed ICBM from California in test

The missile's re-entry vehicle traveled approximately 4,200 miles to the Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands, according to the release. The test comes after Nort...

Aug 02 2017

Simon Property Group Inc Profit Falls 7% In Q2

It has ranged in price between $158.5-$158.5 after having started the session at $158.5 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $160.52. It has underperformed ...

Aug 02 2017

Sonakshi Sinha to pair up with Ramdev on TV?

They began shooting from Tuesday at a Powai studio. Keeping her company on this musical ride is Baba Ramdev , who will also be seen as a judge. Life OK , which is a...

Aug 02 2017

White House says Trump has yet to sign Russian Federation sanctions bill

But the president, who was flying home from Germany on July 8, changed the plan and "personally dictated a statement in which Trump Jr. said he and the Russian lawyer had...

Aug 02 2017

Mourne Mountains: Ambulances In Army Cadets Rescue

Ken Johnston, chief press officer with the Ministry of Defence, Northern Ireland , said: "We had a number of young people from England attending an Army Cadet Force camp...

Aug 02 2017

Angry bride pulls gun out of wedding dress, points it at groom

However, officers recovered shell casings-and the 9 mm pistol-from the scene, leading to the arrest of Kate Elizabeth Prichard. Witnesses disputed the couple's version ...

Aug 02 2017

Trump aims to cut legal immigration with new legislation

The Cotton-Perdue legislation would cut by half the number of legal immigrants accepted into the US each year. The bill also caps annual refugee admissions at 50,000 an...

Aug 02 2017

Neymar 1/20 to join PSG after telling Barca he wants out

If the deal falls through, Neymar will become world's most expensive player after Paul Pogba, who completed a 98 million euro move to Manchester United from Juventus. "...

Aug 02 2017

Chelsea Clinton Defends White House After Trump Calls It a 'Real Dump'

The Center for American Progress Action Fund's website IsTrumpAtMarALago.org estimates that Trump's weekend vacations at Mar-a-Lago have already cost taxpayers $29 mill...

Aug 02 2017

British Men Convicted of Plotting Attack on Soldiers, Police

A fourth defendant, Tahir Aziz, 38, of Stoke-on-Trent, has also been found guilty of engaging in conduct in preparation for terrorist acts. The trio were arrested a yea...

Aug 02 2017

Venezuelan opposition leaders jailed

In other words, the constitution of Venezuela is at the beckon call of the new political assembly that seeks to alter the political landscape of this nation. The two, how...

Aug 02 2017

USA vows not to recognize results of Venezuelan election, sanct

University of Miami global relations professor Bruce Bagley warned that Maduro may find the deeply polarized country to be ungovernable in the aftermath of four months of...

Aug 02 2017

Russia VPN ban a 'major blow to internet freedom' says Amnesty International

Apple has also come under scrutiny for removing several virtual-private network apps from its App Store in China in response to similar pressure from the government. Th...