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Pakistan Suspends Military, Intelligence Cooperation With US Pakistan Suspends Military, Intelligence Cooperation With US
- January 12, 2018

He said Pakistan has been facilitating the USA led mission in Afghanistan through its Ground and Air lines of communication for the last 16 years. Pakistan's move comes in the wake of a partial freeze of US financial aid to Islamabad and Washington's accusations of providing "safe haven to the terrorists" despite multi-billion dollar assistance, voiced by US President Donald Trump on January 1. (more...)
Pelosi slams 'five white guys' negotiating immigration deal Pelosi slams 'five white guys' negotiating immigration deal
- January 12, 2018

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi lamented that negotiations over the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, known as DACA, were being led by "five white guys", seemingly forgetting that one of them is her No. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi reportedly wants to honor Martin Luther King Jr. this weekend by protesting the recently-enacted tax bill. "They've been working on it in a bipartisan way for a long time", Pelosi said. (more...)
Quarter of students in United Kingdom universities gain first-class degree Quarter of students in United Kingdom universities gain first-class degree
- January 12, 2018

Overall, 26 per cent of graduates - 101,000 - who completed their first undergraduate degree in the 2016/17 academic year achieved a first - up from 18 per cent in 2012/13. More students are choosing to do subjects like biological science and social studies, while less students are coming to university for degrees like medicine, dentistry and education. (more...)
MP quits Labour frontbench amid criticism over tax call for better-off homes MP quits Labour frontbench amid criticism over tax call for better-off homes
- January 12, 2018

Mr Corbyn said: "I am grateful for Chris's work on the frontbench, particularly on fire safety following the appalling Grenfell Tower fire". Williamson had led Labour's response to the Grenfell Tower disaster and fire service cuts. Revealing the plan on Wednesday, Mr Williamson told HuffPost UK: "You can imagine the Daily Mail and Daily Express would go to town on a proposition like this". (more...)
HRW Criticizes US Decision to Stop Aid to UNRWA HRW Criticizes US Decision to Stop Aid to UNRWA
- January 12, 2018

In the wake of escalating and angry reactions over the decisions of the US Administration and Israel to strike the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees (UNRWA), a spokesman for the UN agency said it would maintain its mission despite the recent crisis, until reaching a solution to the situation of Palestinian refugees. (more...)
Market Monitor: PPOH Line Below Zero for Liberty Global Ord C (LBTYK)
- January 12, 2018

The institutional investor held 288,928 shares of the public utilities company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $5.46M, up from 217,943 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The stock of BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) earned "Buy" rating by J.P. Morgan on Monday, June 12. Citigroup maintained the shares of C in report on Monday, October 9 with "Buy" rating. (more...)
Amid global outrage, Myanmar books 2 journos for reporting on Rakhine violence Amid global outrage, Myanmar books 2 journos for reporting on Rakhine violence
- January 12, 2018

The US Embassy in Myanmar led reaction to the court decision, expressing disappointment and calling for the "immediate release" of the reporters. The two journalists are now detained at Insein Prison, reportedly with the general prison population. (more...)
Putin slams drone attacks on Russian military facilities in Syria as provocation Putin slams drone attacks on Russian military facilities in Syria as provocation
- January 12, 2018

The Russian Defense Ministry did not confirm claims posted on some websites about destroyed airplanes in the Russia-operated Hmeimim air base in Syria on New Year's Eve but on January 5, Russian officials did say two soldiers had been killed in a rocket attack. (more...)
Theresa May's former aide accused of interfering in Cabinet reshuffle Theresa May's former aide accused of interfering in Cabinet reshuffle
- January 12, 2018

Ms Greening had never dissented in public from Mrs May's proposals to allow new grammars and increase sponsorship of state schools by universities, private schools and the Catholic church, but "stalled as far as she could", said Mr Timothy. (more...)
JetBlue Airways (JBLU) Earning Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Study Shows
- January 12, 2018

The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Tuesday, October 13 by JP Morgan. Alpha Beta Stock (ABS) makes sure to keep the information up to date and correct, but we didn't suggest or recommend buying or selling of any financial instrument unless that information is subsequently confirmed on your own . (more...)
Justice Dept. To Investigate Reports Obama Administration Blocked Prosecution Of Hezbollah Justice Dept. To Investigate Reports Obama Administration Blocked Prosecution Of Hezbollah
- January 12, 2018

Rep. Robert Pittenger (R., N.C.) has been a vocal critic of former President Barack Obama following a Politico report that the Obama administration quietly dismantled a Drug Enforcement Administration operation targeting Hezbollah's cocaine trafficking for fear of rattling Iran as the president pursued a nuclear deal with the country. (more...)
Skip Hop recalls convertible high chairs due to fall hazard Skip Hop recalls convertible high chairs due to fall hazard
- January 12, 2018

So far, two reports of bruises to children have been reported. The affected style numbers are 304200 and 304200CN with date codes HH102016, HH11/2016, HH3/2017 and HH4/2017. The Tuo Convertible High Chairs have been recalled from stores and online. If you have one of these chairs, stop using it immediately and contact Skip Hop for a free replacement. (more...)
Trump's 'foul mouthed outburst' at White House Trump's 'foul mouthed outburst' at White House
- January 12, 2018

And, instead, Trump said more people should come here from Norway . Trump questioned why the United States would want people from nations such as Haiti, while being briefed on changes to the visa lottery system. At the latest meeting, Trump rejected the plan lawmakers brought to his desk, which would both save DACA , the highly popular program allowing minors brought to the U.S.to stay, work and study legally, and increase border security at the same time. (more...)
Korea fears war with US Korea fears war with US
- January 12, 2018

Kim Jong-un has certainly won this round", said Putin to journalists according to Reuters . 'I have relationships with people. "You'll see that a lot with me", he said. In a story posted on the North Korea analysis website 38 North , Alexander Vorontsov, the head of the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russia Academy of Sciences, conveyed the unstable North Korean atmosphere based on a trip to Pyongyang in mid-November that lasted several days and his conversations with foreign ... (more...)
Trump takes swipe at immigration 'from shithole countries'
- January 12, 2018

A New York Times report in December recounted a meeting in the Oval Office at which Trump railed against the recipients of United States visas in 2017. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Thursday "There has not been a deal reached yet. It's a pine needle", Cotton told reporters after the meeting. (more...)
Congress must act to protect immigrant families Congress must act to protect immigrant families
- January 12, 2018

Angela Ventura, spokeswoman for the El Salvador Association of Windsor, Ontario, said she has been getting calls from Salvadorans living in the United States, anxious to know whether they should come to Canada if they are forced to leave the United States. (more...)
European Union expresses commitment to Iran nuclear deal European Union expresses commitment to Iran nuclear deal
- January 12, 2018

The individuals - two administration officials, two congressional aides and two outside experts who consult with the government - weren't authorized to speak publicly on the matter and demanded anonymity. According to Steinberg, "There is always a tradeoff". Iran is in the midst of public uprisings over economic issues . The Europeans, the Russians, and the Chinese should take concrete steps to stop this madness and do whatever they can to ensure that America both stays in the deal and ... (more...)
After 75 minutes with Norway's prime minister, Donald Trump goes green
- January 12, 2018

The president emphasised that he is not going to let the Paris agreement to deny the USA competitive edge. "I'm not going to let that happen", Trump asserted. "Norway has tremendous hydro power". "You never miss up on a good opportunity with good environmental standards", she said. The oil and gas sector constitutes about 22% of Norwegian gross domestic product. (more...)
Fugitive from Japanese yakuza gang is given away by tattoos Fugitive from Japanese yakuza gang is given away by tattoos
- January 12, 2018

A police statement says Shirai was arrested Wednesday in a province north of Bangkok, where he has been hiding for over 10 years to evade murder charges in Japan in connection with the death of a rival gang member. According to Lop Buri provincial police, the arrest of the Japanese yakuza gang member was a cooperation between the Immigration Bureau and the Japanese Interpol in Tokyo after over a decade of investigation and hunting. (more...)
A&E Consultants say 'patients are dying prematurely' after being nursed in corridors A&E Consultants say 'patients are dying prematurely' after being nursed in corridors
- January 12, 2018

In Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust , which The Independent revealed had closed one of it's children's wards to house adult patients , type 1 A&E wait performance fell to 40.1 per cent. The statistics were released on Thursday, as the full extent of the strain on the NHS was laid bare and it was described as reaching a "watershed moment" by the head of NHS Privoviders, which represents hospital trusts. (more...)
Donald Trump Signals Openness to North Korea Diplomacy in Interview Donald Trump Signals Openness to North Korea Diplomacy in Interview
- January 12, 2018

The publication quoted Putin who was, according to the report , speaking with Russian journalists during a meeting with domestic media outlets. During my visit, I heard nothing to suggest that North Korea is prepared, at this time, to be the first to accept the Russian and Chinese proposal for a freeze on its missile and nuclear tests in return for American agreement to freeze its joint military exercises with South Korea. (more...)
France anxious by Syrian army offensive in Idlib, wants Astana deal respected France anxious by Syrian army offensive in Idlib, wants Astana deal respected
- January 11, 2018

The monitor said there were conflicting accounts, attributing the explosion that shook the Thalatheen district of the city to either a auto bomb or a drone attack. According to IS-linked media, forces of the jihadist faction managed to kill 3 Syrian troops and capture another five. The combatants also battled from another direction along a front south of Aleppo city, near the border with Idlib. (more...)
Hospital Investigating After Video Shows Patient Being Left Outside in Gown Hospital Investigating After Video Shows Patient Being Left Outside in Gown
- January 11, 2018

A viral video taken by a Baltimore resident walking by a hospital has many people questioning hospital practices when releasing homeless patients. University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus (UMMC) as a Doctor of Healthcare Administration (DHA) student - may I remind you of the importance of the VISION of your MEDICAL CENTER: "UMMC will be known for providing high value and compassionate care, improving health in Maryland and beyond, educating future health care leaders and ... (more...)
IRS Said to Need Additional $1B to Implement New Tax Law IRS Said to Need Additional $1B to Implement New Tax Law
- January 11, 2018

The IRS will have to update its systems, publish new forms and publications, revise regulations, train employees on the new tax law and answer taxpayer questions about it. "We've constructed the tables so that most people should be accurately withheld if they leave their W-4 in place", a senior IRS official noted. Federal officials said that while the IRS will begin accepting both electronic and paper tax returns January 29, paper returns will begin processing later in mid-February as ... (more...)
1 killed as anti-austerity protests erupt in Tunisia 1 killed as anti-austerity protests erupt in Tunisia
- January 11, 2018

Around 237 people have been arrested in Tunisia this week for attacking police stations and government buildings during protests in several parts of the country, the Interior Ministry said yesterday. And Tunisians, especially in smaller towns where unemployment is high and the economic outlook is grim, have been active in expressing their discontent. (more...)
Israeli man killed in West Bank shooting Israeli man killed in West Bank shooting
- January 11, 2018

Israel is set to approve the construction of more than one thousand settlement units in the occupied West Bank, the defence ministry said. There was no immediate response from Palestinian officials. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu released a statement declaring that security services "would do everything possible in order to apprehend the despicable murderer and the state of Israel will carry out justice against him". (more...)
White House Press Briefing 1/11/2018 White House Press Briefing 1/11/2018
- January 11, 2018

On Friday, Trump is due at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Maryland for a medical exam conducted by the White House physician, Dr. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders was not having it when CNN's Jim Acosta continuously pressed her on President Trump's potential future immigration policies during Tuesday's press briefing. (more...)
CPI(M) opposes Netanyahu's India visit CPI(M) opposes Netanyahu's India visit
- January 11, 2018

Mr. Modi was the first Indian Prime Minister to have visited Israel after the two countries established diplomatic ties in 1992. Netanyahu will attend the annual Raisina Dialogue, a geopolitical conference in Delhi . Israeli Ambassador Daniel Carmon called Netanyagu's visit to India as the "grand finale to the celebrations of 25 years of growing partnership". Mr Netanyahu is the second Israel Prime Minister to visit India after Ariel Sharon in 2003, when the BJP led government was in power. (more...)
'No deal' Brexit could cost Britain about 500000 jobs, London mayor says 'No deal' Brexit could cost Britain about 500000 jobs, London mayor says
- January 11, 2018

BREXIT could cost the United Kingdom almost 500,000 jobs in a worst-case scenario, according to a study published today which was commissioned by the mayor of London. Commenting, Ben Bradshaw MP, Labour MP for Exeter and leading supporter of Open Britain, said: "This report published today assessing the impact of Brexit shows just how damaging a destructive hard Brexit will be to the United Kingdom economy as a whole, but for us in the South West it could be significantly worse than in London". (more...)
Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah pursuing anti-Hindu policy, says Amit Shah Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah pursuing anti-Hindu policy, says Amit Shah
- January 11, 2018

Addressing a rally at Holalkere town in Karnataka's Chitradurga district, Shah said the BJP will form the government in Karnataka in 2018. Only Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley can seek such details. The Centre had increased Karnataka government's share from Rs 88,583 crore to Rs 2,19,500 crore, Shah pointed out. Meanwhile, in a no-holds barred attack, Siddaramaiah alleged that BJP, RSS and Bajrang Dal had terrorists within their organisations. (more...)

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