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Sep 09 2016

Low taxes at dozens of firms in spotlight after Apple ruling

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Sep 09 2016

Eoin Mogan has no choice but go to Bangladesh, reveals Kevin Pietersen

Morgan, however, has confessed he is still in two minds about travelling. He was part of Bangalore Royal Challengers' squad in 2010 when two blasts struck outside the C...

Sep 09 2016

110 people stuck in cable cars at Mont Blanc in Alps

It was not immediately clear what caused the cable cars to stop. Food, drink and blankets had been delivered to them. Both of the peaks are in the shadow of the famed M...

Sep 08 2016

PM Modi to leave for Laos to attend ASEAN, East Asia Summits

The ASEAN Community, which consists of economic, socio-cultural and politico-security pillars, boasts a population of 630 million and US$2.5 trillion gross domestic pro...

Sep 08 2016

Obama, Putin, agree to continue seeking deal on Syria

The latest diplomatic failure has dashed hopes, in particular, for a weekly 48-hour truce in the war-shattered city of Aleppo to allow aid deliveries and medical evacuati...

Sep 07 2016

Trump and Clinton clash over national security

In New Hampshire, former Democratic primary rival Bernie Sanders praised Clinton's qualifications while denouncing Trump as a bigot. "Our veterans deserve better", read...

Sep 07 2016

Syrian government jets 'drop chlorine bombs' on crowded Aleppo neighbourhood

The Syrian Civil Defense, a rescue workers' organization which operates in Syrian opposition areas, said that regime helicopters had dropped barrel bombs containing chlor...

Sep 06 2016

US evaluating Taliban video of captive couple in Afghanistan

Caitlan Coleman , 30, of Stewartstown and Joshua Boyle, 33, her Canadian husband, appear in a 2 1/2 minute video, where they say they will be killed if the Afghan gov...

Sep 06 2016

Japan warns over Brexit fallout during G20 talks

Theresa May has raised doubts over whether its is feasible to introduce one of the key promises of the Leave campaign, namely a points-based system to control immigration...

Sep 06 2016

Multiple bomb blasts in Syrian cities kill at least 13

Turkey considers the YPG a terrorist organization and an extension of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK). Turkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim says his natio...

Sep 06 2016

Eagles not yet ready for Zambia - Rohr

With the victory over Tanzania in the dead rubber game , Echiejile thinks the Super Eagles can build on that ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Zambia, A...

Sep 04 2016

China ratifies Paris climate deal ahead of G20 summit

China is responsible for about 25% of global carbon emissions, with the United States in second place on about 15%, making their efforts crucial in the fight against warm...

Sep 02 2016

Robbie Keane tells Republic players to always appreciate putting on green jersey

After an worldwide career that has spanned more than 18 years, fans at the Aviva Stadium on Lansdowne Road in Dublin will say goodbye to Robbie Keane the player. "I'll ...

Sep 02 2016

Sandeep Kumar's Sex Tape: AAP Says 'Zero Tolerance For Corruption'

After seeing it, I was very, very disappointed. "There is no authenticity in this CD. Authenticity should be checked", Kumar told media persons. He asserted that unli...

Sep 02 2016

Deutsche Bank managers to examine deeper cuts to business

His comments came just a few hours after Germany's Manager Magazin reported that Deutsche Bank had recently worked on a plan to merge with Commerzbank (CRZBY) . "We...

Sep 01 2016

More Banks Lose Money via SWIFT Transaction System Heists

The company has, however, refused to divulge any detailed information on the recently uncovered incidents or which banks/financial firms may have been struck. The common ...

Sep 01 2016

Auto bomb attack on Chinese Embassy in Kyrgyzstan

Three embassy staff suffered minor injuries and had been taken to hospital, but no organization claimed responsibility. "We will work with the Kyrgyzstan side to quic...

Sep 01 2016

Police look into whether sun glare was factor in kayak crash

The NYPD rescued 11 kayakers from the Hudson River yesterday evening, after the group was struck by a ferry. One victim, an 18-year-old, was taken to Bellevue Hospital ...

Aug 31 2016

Kaepernick's decision to sit through anthem scrutinized

The New Orleans Saints quarterback, who has always been a passionate supporter of the military, stressed that he has no issue with Kaepernick's desire to speak out agains...

Aug 31 2016

Empty chairs greet Dubai ruler on spot check of offices

Dubai Sunday probably wasn't the best day for Dubai government workers to be a tad late reporting for work. Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Du...