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United Kingdom government has no sector-by-sector studies on Brexit impact United Kingdom government has no sector-by-sector studies on Brexit impact
- December 06, 2017

The comments come after a tumultuous series of days in the Brexit negotiations, with the progress in talks between the United Kingdom and European Union scuppered by disagreements over how to deal with the Border. "One of the reasons for the concern about the city is that we need to protect the tax revenue base there, because it's very very large and those calculations will only be possible when we know what the range of options are, whether it's alignment... (more...)
Never asked Sibal to get Ayodhya case postponed: Sunni Board Never asked Sibal to get Ayodhya case postponed: Sunni Board
- December 06, 2017

Speaking at a public meeting here, Prime Minister Modi took a dig at the Congress over its head Kapil Sibal's urging in the Supreme Court on Ramajanambhoomi-Babri Masjid heated discussion. "The Congress has double standards on the issue". Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi kicks off second day of his election campaign from Dehgam, Gandhinagar district. (more...)
Saudis say most detained in graft sweep agree to settlement
- December 06, 2017

The crown Prince of Saudi Arabia this year took control of the fight against corruption in the country, which was delayed many officials and other influential people, among them 11 members of the Royal family. The hotel is "fully booked" until February 13, 2018. "As a precautionary measure, the bank accounts of 376 individuals are frozen, all of whom are either detainees" or are linked to those held, he said. (more...)
Ryan Zinke Recommends Trump Change 10 National Monuments Ryan Zinke Recommends Trump Change 10 National Monuments
- December 06, 2017

In it he recommended adding a few monuments while scaling back others. - Badger-Two Medicine in an area within the Lewis and Clark National Forest in northwest Montana. Zinke said the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument straddling the border of OR and California and the Gold Butte National Monument in Nevada were both too big and should be reduced in size. (more...)
RBI to Announce New Monetary Policy Today, May Keep Rates Unchanged RBI to Announce New Monetary Policy Today, May Keep Rates Unchanged
- December 06, 2017

The Reserve Bank of India kept repo rate unchanged in its fifth bimonthly meeting today. All 15 economists surveyed expect the central bank's monetary policy committee (MPC) to keep the key repo rate-the rate at which it infuses liquidity in the banking system-unchanged at 6% when it announces its decision on Wednesday. (more...)
London Mayor Sadiq Khan arrives in Pakistan on maiden tour London Mayor Sadiq Khan arrives in Pakistan on maiden tour
- December 06, 2017

Talking to The News on December 2 Sadiq Khan said that British Pakistanis made London the greatest city in the world. Khan is expected to stop over in Karachi and Islamabad. He arrived in Lahore after a three-day visit to India. Mr Khan who arrived in India earlier this week entered Pakistan through Wagah Border. "Benefits in terms of business and trade, jobs and investment, and in terms of cultural and technological exchange". (more...)
Beyoncé Presents Colin Kaepernick With SI Muhammad Ali Legacy Award Beyoncé Presents Colin Kaepernick With SI Muhammad Ali Legacy Award
- December 06, 2017

Beyoncé said it felt "so good" to present the award to Kaepernick, whose actions she described as "selfless." . To change perception, to change the way we treat each other, especially people of color. Other NFL players joined the protest after President Donald Trump criticized the action in September. "He fully embraced the risk to his career in order to remind Americans of the systemic racism that was denying African-Americans their opportunities to equal education, jobs, health and even ... (more...)
Panel report claims Max Hospital guilty Panel report claims Max Hospital guilty
- December 06, 2017

He discovered to his horrific relief, that one of the baby was alive. On Sunday, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said there should be a legal framework to check "open loot" and "criminal negligence" by private hospitals, in the wake of the premature baby being wrongly declared dead by a city-based private hospital. (more...)
Metcalfe During Hearing Metcalfe During Hearing "I Don't Like Men as You Might"
- December 06, 2017

If you want to touch somebody, there are people on your side of the aisle that might like it. "We are officially off the rails", Bradford said with a smirk to the assembled panel before telling a stone-faced Metcalfe, "My intent was just to beg for your permission for about 30 seconds". (more...)
Rally-Spec Volkswagen Polo GTI R5 Unveiled; Race Debut In 2018 Rally-Spec Volkswagen Polo GTI R5 Unveiled; Race Debut In 2018
- December 06, 2017

The German manufacturer has just launched the Volkswagen Polo GTI R5 , a customer rally auto which will gain FIA homologation in mid-2018 and a race debut a few months after that. "The Polo GTI R5 came through the initial tests without any problems". Responsibility for the entire project lies with Technical Director Francois-Xavier "FX" Demaison, as well as Project Manager Jan de Jongh, who, as race engineer, looked after world champion Sebastien Ogier's Polo R WRC from 2013 to 2016. (more...)
Economy Slows as Corporate Australia Parties but Consumers Stay Home Economy Slows as Corporate Australia Parties but Consumers Stay Home
- December 06, 2017

Wednesday's data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics showed gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 0.6 percent in the third quarter, from the previous quarter when it rose 0.9 percent. On a quarterly basis, the economy actually slowed overall from revised growth of 0.9% in April-June. However, consumer spending remained weak, under pressure from rising household debt and soft wages growth. (more...)
Province plants first marijuana regulation decisions
- December 06, 2017

The most awaited news from this announcement was also the most easily predicted, as the province divulged they anticipate a combination of private and public retail opportunities for cannabis products. "Hopefully, anything they do will be challenged with Charter of Rights and Freedoms challenge". With the federal legalization of marijuana set for July 1, 2018, many entrepreneurs are seeking opportunities in the lucrative industry. (more...)
Suspect in shooting of Missouri officer dies Suspect in shooting of Missouri officer dies
- December 06, 2017

The 28-year-old suspect, Chad Klahs, was pronounced dead at the hospital. FOX C-6 Schools were on lockdown for a short time. According to the Higginbotham, the officer was transporting the suspect to the Arnold Police Department when he was shot near the back of the head. (more...)
Foreign Trade Policy: Govt gives Rs 8500 crore additional benefit to exporters Foreign Trade Policy: Govt gives Rs 8500 crore additional benefit to exporters
- December 06, 2017

He accepted that exporters had faced hurdles due to implementation-related issues of Goods and Services Tax (GST). However, to counter the challenges related to exports, the government on Tuesday announced incentives worth Rs 8,450 crore to boost exports of goods and services - mainly from labour-intensive segments and the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises - and to increase employment generation and value addition. (more...)
Big Boss 11 updates : Akash, Shilpa nominated for eviction Big Boss 11 updates : Akash, Shilpa nominated for eviction
- December 06, 2017

Bigg Boss gave the captain Vikas Gupta , a special privilege where he could save one of the two and instead nominate someone else. Arshi said that Akash told her that Puneesh and Vikas were conspiring for ruling her out of the captaincy task. (more...)
Donald Trump asks Xi Jinping to cut off North Korea's oil Donald Trump asks Xi Jinping to cut off North Korea's oil
- December 06, 2017

The Americans, he said, "should explain to us all what they're after". Tillerson's call came after the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, issued a stark warning to the UN Security Council. After the ICBM test, U.S. President Donald Trump vowed to impose "additional major sanctions" on Pyongyang. The country's state media made the announcement Wednesday, hours after leader Kim Jong Un ordered the 3 a.m. (more...)
Federal Grand Jury Indicts Steinle Killer Federal Grand Jury Indicts Steinle Killer
- December 06, 2017

President Donald Trump frequently brought up the case past year during his presidential campaign to criticize efforts in the U.S.to combat illegal immigration. The San Francisco sheriff's department also released him from jail several weeks before the shooting despite a request from federal immigration officials to detain him for deporation. (more...)
McFarland Lied to Senate Committee on Flynn and the Russians
- December 06, 2017

The chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee said Tuesday that the nomination of former White House Deputy National Security Adviser K.T. McFarland would be "frozen for a while" in light of revelations that she knew about former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's communications with Russia's ambassador to the United States prior to Donald Trump's inauguration. (more...)
Labor MPs were 'hiding in plain sight' Labor MPs were 'hiding in plain sight'
- December 06, 2017

Senator Gallagher, whose father was born in the United Kingdom in 1939, did not receive the formal renunciation document until August 16, just over two months past the nomination date for the election. "On this basis, if the relevant documents have not been located by the time this issue has been dealt with in the House of Representatives, I will be asking the manager of opposition business to refer this matter to the High Court", he told parliament. (more...)
Dozens injured in a train collision in Meerbusch, Germany Dozens injured in a train collision in Meerbusch, Germany
- December 06, 2017

Local media reported on Tuesday the accident happened near the train station in the town of Meerbusch, near Dusseldorf. While a rescue operation was launched immediately, authorities have said the injuries people suffered were not life-threatening. (more...)
F-22 Raptor Struggles During Korean Peninsula War Games F-22 Raptor Struggles During Korean Peninsula War Games
- December 06, 2017

The exercise runs from December 4-8 and includes 12,000 US personnel. -South Korean military exercises that it claims are preparations for an invasion of the reclusive country. A state-of-the-art USA stealth fighter jet was towed to a hangar during joint war games as a precaution, but an inspection determined nothing was wrong, the 7th Air Force said Tuesday. (more...)
Terrorist plot to assassinate British PM foiled Terrorist plot to assassinate British PM foiled
- December 06, 2017

According to officials, both men were plotting a bomb assault on the security gates protecting the entrance of Downing Street. Armed police and members of Britain's MI5 apprehended Naa'imur Zakariyah Rahman from north London and Mohammed Aqib Imran from southeast Birmingham last week. (more...)
Senate Confirms Kirstjen Nielsen as DHS Secretary
- December 06, 2017

As leader of the Department of Homeland Security, Nielsen will oversee a massive bureaucracy of almost 250,000 employees that help ensure the security of the IT assets of federal civilian agencies as well as the nation's critical infrastructure. (more...)
Britain, EU fail to reach Brexit deal Britain, EU fail to reach Brexit deal
- December 06, 2017

The EU has said it will allow negotiations on the Britain's future trade relations with the EU to begin only when there has been sufficient progress on these separation issues. The meeting is seen by the European Union as a deadline to agree on whether talks can move on to begin discussing post-Brexit trade. But any such deal was swiftly undone thanks to fierce opposition from Northern Irish unionists who prop up May's minority Conservative government, in a development that Ireland's premier ... (more...)
Tunisia's Jaidi Advises African Teams In World Cup Tunisia's Jaidi Advises African Teams In World Cup
- December 06, 2017

A whopping 45% of respondents believed that the Pharaohs have the best World Cup draw after the North African giants were drawn in a group alongside Russia , Uruguay and Saudi Arabia . But this group is still wide open. Brasil's arch rivals Argentina looked anything but convincing in qualification, only sealing a place at the tournament because of a magical performance from Messi in the final group game against Ecuador. (more...)

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