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Chinese cyberattacks on US companies continue

Posted by on 19/10/2015
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MSF says bombing of hospital no mistake

Posted by on 18/10/2015
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MSF says bombing of hospital no mistake

MSF says bombing of hospital no mistake

KUNDUZ: The head of an international medical charity whose hospital in northern Afghanistan was destroyed in a US airstrike says the “extensive, quite precise destruction” of the bombing raid casts doubt on American military assertions that it was a mistake. The Oct 3 attack on the compound in Kunduz city, which killed at least 22 […]

Clinton outspends all rivals in building campaign juggernaut – Hillary’s campaign officials say they are on the right track

Posted by on 16/10/2015
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Clinton outspends all rivals in building campaign juggernaut – Hillary’s campaign officials say they are on the right track

Clinton outspends all rivals in building campaign juggernaut – Hillary’s campaign officials say they are on the right track

DES MOINES:  Hillary Clinton spent $26 million over the summer building up her 2016 campaign, more than any of her rivals either within her own Democratic party or the Republican side, as she sought to build a formidable organization to help her capture the White House. The former first lady and secretary of state who […]

Obama to keep troops in Afghanistan till 2016 – Casts aside promise to end the war

Posted by on 15/10/2015
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Obama celebrates American music with ‘eclectic bunch’

Posted by on 15/10/2015
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Obama celebrates American music with ‘eclectic bunch’

Obama celebrates American music with ‘eclectic bunch’

Bopping his head to the beat and swaying to a blues version of “America the Beautiful,” President Barack Obama celebrated what he called one of the country’s most precious gifts: “American creativity.” Obama and his wife, Michelle, marked the history of American music Wednesday night during the latest installment of the PBS television program “In […]

China warns against US South China Sea move – ‘Firmly oppose’ infringement of sovereignty

Posted by on 15/10/2015
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Condo owners in Panama tells Trump: You’re fired! – Allegations of mismanagement and overspending

Posted by on 11/10/2015
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Condo owners in Panama tells Trump: You’re fired! – Allegations of mismanagement and overspending

Condo owners in Panama tells Trump: You’re fired! – Allegations of mismanagement and overspending

PANAMA CITY: The directors of a massive Trump-branded luxury condominium development in Panama fired Donald Trump’s company in the summer over allegations of mismanagement, overspending and undisclosed bonuses executives paid themselves. The coup at Central America’s largest building, Panama City Trump Ocean Club, offers a glimpse into the workings of the Republican presidential frontrunner’s business […]

Leading Republican Ryan reconsiders speaker run – Vote delayed after frontrunner drops out

Posted by on 11/10/2015
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Leading Republican Ryan reconsiders speaker run – Vote delayed after frontrunner drops out

Leading Republican Ryan reconsiders speaker run – Vote delayed after frontrunner drops out

WASHINGTON: A leading Republican congressman with allies on the right wing of the party, Paul Ryan, is weighing a bid to replace retiring US House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner, fellow lawmakers said on Friday as they sought to defuse a leadership battle. Numerous House Republicans and even 2012 presidential candidate Mitt Romney have asked […]

GOP in turmoil after speaker race withdrawal – McCarthy’s astonishingly decides to abandon campaign

Posted by on 09/10/2015
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GOP in turmoil after speaker race withdrawal – McCarthy’s astonishingly decides to abandon campaign

GOP in turmoil after speaker race withdrawal – McCarthy’s astonishingly decides to abandon campaign

WASHINGTON: Jolted by political lightning for the second time in two weeks, House Republicans are staring at turmoil and uncertainty after Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy’s astonishing decision to abandon his campaign to become the chamber’s next speaker. GOP lawmakers, who lately have acted more like feuding relatives than a unified party, were meeting soon to […]

After Obama apology, medical charity presses probe request; Important for NGOs working in conflict zones

Posted by on 08/10/2015
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US government deports fewest immigrants in nearly a decade

Posted by on 07/10/2015
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US government deports fewest immigrants in nearly a decade

US government deports fewest immigrants in nearly a decade

WASHINGTON: The Obama administration deported fewer immigrants over the past 12 months than at any time since 2006, according to internal figures obtained by The Associated Press as Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton called Obama’s deportation policies too harsh. Deportations of criminal immigrants have fallen to the lowest levels since President Barack Obama took […]

MSF demands probe into deadly Kunduz air strike

Posted by on 07/10/2015
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MSF demands probe into deadly Kunduz air strike

MSF demands probe into deadly Kunduz air strike

KABUL: Medical charity MSF yesterday demanded an international probe into a deadly US air strike on an Afghan hospital, after reports said NATO’s top regional commander thought American forces broke their own rules of engagement. Three separate investigations-by the US military, NATO and Afghan officials-are currently under way into Saturday’s catastrophic strike in the northern […]