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Brexit Sparks Exasperation in Brussels, Despair in London

LONDON - Britain has long prided itself on having strong and stable governments. But Brexit has fractured political parties, making ...


Newly-discovered genes help understand redheads mystery

PanARMENIAN.Net - Eight genes linked to red hair have been discovered by scientists, helping to shed light on how redheads ...


Parts of Scottish Brexit bill ruled to be outside Holyroods devolved powers - The Scotsman

Both the UK and Scottish Governments claim they have been vindicated after the Supreme Court partially upheld a Brexit bill ...


Higher rate taxpayers 'likely to switch residency' after Budget - Daily Business

Read More The post Higher rate taxpayers likely to switch residency after Budget appeared first on Daily Business . ...


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Another bug in Google+ affects 52.5 million users

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Two months after announcing its decision to shut down Google+, the Alphabet-owned search engine giant has revealed ...

IMF warns of troubles facing the global economy

LONDON, U.K. - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned of 'storm clouds' building over the world economy, urging governments ...

Millions of commuters impacted after German rail strike

BERLIN, Germany - Amid growing anger over an ongoing pay dispute, several German railway workers staged a four-hour long strike ...

EU prolongs economic sanctions against Russia

Brussels [Belgium], Dec 14 (ANI): The European Union (EU) has prolonged economic sanctions against Russia, owing to "zero progress" in ...

Why Hlaudi Motsoeneng wants you to vote for his new party

He may not have a degree, but Hlaudi Motsoeneng says he has "something more dangerous". What exactly that is still ...

Britain's May Will Step Down Before Next Election

British Prime Minister Theresa May has confirmed she will step down before the next election, scheduled for 2022. Her comments ...

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U.S. China trade tensions could hit Apple sales in China

SHANGHAI, China - Many Chinese companies are pressing their employees to boycott iPhones and Apple products and buy Huawei units ...

Samsung to shutter Tianjin City plant

TIANJIN CITY, China - Samsung Electronics will suspend their operations at one of their mobile phone plants in China. With ...

Tencent Music raises nearly $1.1 billion in its U.S. IPO

NEW YORK, U.S. - China’s largest music-streaming service, Tencent Music Entertainment Group has raised nearly $1.1 billion in its U.S. ...

Jack Ma toppled as China's Richest Man from world index

BEIJING, China - With a fortune of $42.5 billion, Evergrande Group owner Xu Jiayin toppled Alibaba's Jack Ma to become ...

Another bug in Google+ affects 52.5 million users

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Two months after announcing its decision to shut down Google+, the Alphabet-owned search engine giant has revealed ...

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Australian police seize half-tonne of meth, arrest two teens

PARRAMATTA, Western Sydney, NSW, Australia - A 17-year-old boy appeared in Parramatta Children’s Court on Friday on charges relating to ...


Cohen handed three year prison sentence in Mueller probe

WASHINGTON, U.S. - A Manhattan Federal Court judge sentenced the U.S. President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen to three ...


Warehouse with voting machines in Congo destroyed in blaze

KINSHASA, Congo - A massive blaze engulfed a warehouse in Congo on Thursday, destroyed a large number of machines and ...


Nine killed, dozens injured in Turkey train crash

ANKARA, Turkey - A tragic high-speed train crash near the Turkish capital of Ankara left at least nine people dead ...


Israeli PM says human rights and free press need balancing

TEL AVIV, Israel - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has thrown his support behind Saudi Arabia over the Jamal Khashoggi ...


2 trains collide in Ankara and pedestrian overpass collapses

ANKARA, Turkey - Prosecutors have launched an investigation into the cause of the collision between two locomotives on  Thursday which ...


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