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Retailers make the case against tariffs

Retailers make the case against tariffs Contrary to President's Trump's recent comment that "trade wars are good and easy to win", it is widely understood that the steel tariffs will raise prices for consumers, reduce competitiveness of firms that need steel to produce other products and do nothing to reduce America's huge trade deficits. [Full Article...]

Putin wins fourth term as Russia's president

Putin wins fourth term as Russia's president As the embodiment of Russia's resurgent power on the world stage, Putin commands enormous loyalty among Russians . Kremlin officials privately acknowledge some voters are reluctant to show up and vote, even if they support Putin, because they believe his victory is already a foregone conclusion. [Full Article...]

G20 financial leaders seek 'free trade' pledge amid U.S. tariffs concern

G20 financial leaders seek 'free trade' pledge amid U.S. tariffs concern He added that he expected the final communique to emphasize the importance of free trade. He added that a trade war would harm global growth: "It is clear that such an escalation would only create losers in the end". "There is a solid understanding among the global community that free trade is important", Japanese central bank governor Haruhiko Kuroda told reporters upon arrival for the talks. [Full Article...]

Republican congressman suggests voter fraud may have helped Conor Lamb

Republican congressman suggests voter fraud may have helped Conor Lamb Regardless of how close the margin is, it's unlikely there will be a recount in the special election between Democrat Conor Lamb and Republican Rick Saccone . Many other Republican candidates will face a similar dilemma this year. But Lamb could make inroads in the blue-collar Trump strongholds of traditionally Democratic Beaver County, where voters could be attracted by his pro-gun, pro-mi... [Full Article...]

Pakistan woman Alishba admits to meeting Mohammed Shami, denies any money dealing

Pakistan woman Alishba admits to meeting Mohammed Shami, denies any money dealing Shami was not part of the squad for the shorter formats. "Alishba is neither a fan nor a friend of Shami ... would any woman of good moral character check into a hotel with a married man, go to his room and share his bed?" However, the police are yet to know if the board paid for his trip and whether he had stayed alone in the United Arab Emirates city. [Full Article...]

Players In; Mikel, Moses, Onazi Expected In Super Eagles Camp

Players In; Mikel, Moses, Onazi Expected In Super Eagles Camp Those already in camp include Mainz 05 defender Leon Balogun , William Troost Ekong , Alex Iwobi , Ola Aina , Tyronne Ebuehi and Brian Idowu who all arrived on Monday night. The invited midfielders are Mikel John Obi, Ogenyi Onazi , Wilfred Ndidi, Oghenekaro Etebo , John Ogu , Uche Agbo, Joel Obi; while Ahmed Musa, Kelechi Iheanacho, Moses Simon , Victor Moses, Odion Ighalo, Ale... [Full Article...]

Philippines' Rodrigo Duterte calls for ICC mass exodus

Philippines' Rodrigo Duterte calls for ICC mass exodus Under the Rome Statute's principle of "complementarity", the ICC serves as a last resort that could only assume jurisdiction in cases where a national government has failed to address global crimes. And we signed the treaty with open eyes. In a recent television interview, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque Jr. said the worldwide court violated its complementarity rule, "the very fundamental ... [Full Article...]

Another Bomb Detonates In Texas At A FedEx Facility

Another Bomb Detonates In Texas At A FedEx Facility A series of four bombings there have killed two and injured four. The most recent bombing happening Sunday night, injuring two people. None of the other 75 workers at the center were reportedly wounded by the parcel, which was said to contain nails. [Full Article...]

Suspect shot and killed after pointing pistol at KSP trooper

Suspect shot and killed after pointing pistol at KSP trooper The driver of the Corvette, a 49-year-old woman from Kansas City, Missouri, was injured and taken to a hospital, according to the trooper's report. The two occupants of the stolen vehicle, a male driver and female passenger, fled on foot. [Full Article...]

SC stays trial proceedings in Junaid murder case

SC stays trial proceedings in Junaid murder case The Court was hearing a plea filed advocate M L Sharma seeking Supreme Court monitored CBI probe into the alleged SSC paper leaks. Dismissing the plea for CBI probe, single bench had also observed that there was nothing to show that the incident has any national or worldwide ramifications. [Full Article...]

Jailed AIADMK Leader Sasikala's Husband M Natarajan Passes Away

Jailed AIADMK Leader Sasikala's Husband M Natarajan Passes Away Sasikala's husband M. Natarajan died at a private hospital in Chennai after multiple organ failure in the early hours on Tuesday. He was hospitalised on March 16 for chest infection and was on ventilator support . While he was eventually reinstated and posted as Chandralekha's PRO following a court case, it was presumably during the intervening period that Sasikala started a video rental shop i... [Full Article...]

PM Modi congratulates Xi Jinping on re-election as China President

PM Modi congratulates Xi Jinping on re-election as China President He was unanimously re-elected to a second term. The legislature also confirmed Wang Qishan-a well-known economic reformer who oversaw Xi's signature anticorruption campaign-as vice president . Wang's appointment to the vice presidency allows Xi to retain a trusted surrogate with connections to the United States diplomatic and financial communities. [Full Article...]

Prosecutors Call for Arrest of Former South Korean President Lee

Prosecutors Call for Arrest of Former South Korean President Lee He is suspected of exerting power through government agencies to help a DAS lawsuit in the USA which was filed to recoup the company's investment, and of moving classified state documents to DAS' warehouse. A prosecutor said "nothing has been decided", which is usually code for yes. The office of Lee's aide released a statement later and refused to accept the prosecution's move. [Full Article...]

Alia Bhatt injured on Brahmastra set

Alia Bhatt injured on Brahmastra set However, the actress injured her shoulder while shooting for an action sequence just two days later, and is now wearing a sling, reports Mumbai Mirror . Currently, it is needed that Alia should recover soon and start the shooting. She is in a lot of pain. "Her right arm is bandaged and held up in a sling, so she can't exert it or her shoulder for the next 15 days", said a source. [Full Article...]

Abbas calls USA ambassador to Israel a 'son of a bitch'

Abbas calls USA ambassador to Israel a 'son of a bitch' Is that anti-Semitism or political discourse? He said he will not wait for Hamas' investigation into the assassination attempt "because we know that they, Hamas, are behind it", adding that assassinations are not new to Hamas, whose history is full of similar acts, warning that the attempt will not go without reaction. [Full Article...]

Nikki Haley Condemns Russia Over Spy Poisoning, Urges UN Action

Nikki Haley Condemns Russia Over Spy Poisoning, Urges UN Action Mrs Haley's words come on the same day Mrs May announced that 23 Russian diplomats were being expelled in retaliation. The envoy said ex-spy Sergei Skripal was no longer any threat to Russian Federation. She said the U.S. will stop complaining about Russia "if the Russian government stopped using chemical weapons to assassinate its enemies, and if the Russian government stopped helping its Syria... [Full Article...]

Putin pledges to reduce Russian Federation military spending this year

Putin pledges to reduce Russian Federation military spending this year The Kremlin pushed for high participation to give greater legitimacy to a fourth term for Mr Putin, who is already Russia's longest-serving leader since Joseph Stalin. His most vocal opponent, anti-corruption campaigner Alexei Navalny , was barred from running. Turnout, at 67.5 percent, was below the 70 percent goal the Kremlin set for itself, even though authorities raised the total with ballo... [Full Article...]

Madison Investment Holdings Inc

The company's 3-months average volume stands at 1.82 million. Calton & Associates Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Automatic Data Processing in the 4th quarter valued at $118,000. Equities analysts predict that Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ:ADP) will report $3.66 billion in sales for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. [Full Article...]

Ex-French President Sarkozy taken into police custody

Ex-French President Sarkozy taken into police custody Sarkozy has been under investigation since 2013 over claims that Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's regime secretly gave him €50 million ($61.7 million) for the 2007 campaign. In April 2012, the investigative website Mediapart published a document it said was signed by a senior Libyan figure stating the regime approved a payment of €50m to "support" Sarkozy's election campaign. [Full Article...]

Erdogan Vows to Extend Offensive to East Syria, North Iraq

Erdogan Vows to Extend Offensive to East Syria, North Iraq Over the previous 48 hours, Turkish forces and Turkish-backed Syrian Arab fighters have surged into the city in northwest Turkey, once defended by the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) militia. Those areas are controlled by US-backed Syrian Kurdish forces, and United States troops are stationed there. "Then we see how important is Manbij to the USA, when foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu sit... [Full Article...]


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