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October 24, 2017
Germany has rejected President Donald Trump's claim that the country owes NATO large sums for under spending on defence. One day after Trump returned to his favourite medium to slam Germany for abusing NATO's funding scheme, and US defence spending generosity, accusing Germany of owing "vast sums" of money to both NATO and the US, Germany has struck back. Trump tweeted...
NRI businessmen Hindujas have retained their position as the richest Asians in the UK in 2017 with an estimated wealth of 19 billion pounds, an increase of 2.5 billion pounds over last year, according to an annual ranking of the richest Asians in Britain. The Hinduja Group is an Indian conglomerate company headquartered in London, United Kingdom.The company was founded...
President Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel said they had productive meetings on Friday, even as they offered contrasting visions of the United States-European relationship on issues like trade, the European Union and the NATO defense compact. Items on the agenda for Friday's meeting included the fight against ISIL, strengthening the NATO alliance and resolving Ukraine's conflict with Russia. Trump told Merkel he...
Vienna, Austria’s grand capital on the Danube river, has topped consulting firm Mercer’s list of cities offering the highest quality of life for the eighth year in a row, while Baghdad is again considered the worst place to live. Vienna is the capital and largest and primary city of Austria and one of the nine states of Austria. The survey of 231...
A runaway bus rammed into a crowd in the Haitian city of Gonaives, killing at least 34 and injuring 15 others, officials said on Sunday. The accident took place early on Sunday (12 March) in the city of Gonaives located about 150 kilometers (90 miles) from Haiti's capital of Port-au-Prince.The matador bus was travelling from Cap Haitien to Port-au-Prince at...
The Brexit secretary David Davis has urged MPs to leave the bill for exiting the EU unchanged when it is debated in the Commons on Monday. David Davis said he would ask MPs to throw out measures to allow for a “meaningful” parliamentary vote on the final exit package. If MPs pass the bill, the prime minister could trigger Article 50...
European Union leaders confirmed Donald Tusk for a second term as their president Thursday, earning the wrath of his native Poland and opening up a new rift at a time when EU unity is essential. Mr Tusk is a former prime minister who has a long and bitter rivalry with the leader of Poland's current governing party, Jaroslaw Kaczynski. Poland’s government...
Brexit has been in the news for a really long time now. Updates about the issue keep coming every alternate day. In a new turn of events, according to a group of peers, UK could be exiting the EU without paying anything provided there is no post-Brexit deal. The Lords EU Financial Committee said that the government will be in a...
Britain's second largest supermarket group,Sainsbury’s is cutting 400 jobs, with 4,000 other employees facing a major change to their working hours as part of a shakeup of how the retailer runs it supermarkets. Sainsbury's is the second largest chain of supermarkets in the United Kingdom,with a 16.9% share of the supermarket sector in the United Kingdom Sainsbury’s is to scrap the...
British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives secured a landmark victory in a parliamentary by-election on Friday, boosting her hand ahead of upcoming Brexit negotiations as her rivals suffered damaging poll setbacks. Conservative Party candidate Trudy Harrison makes a speech after winning the Copeland by-election in Whitehaven,Britain (Reuters) The Conservatives captured the north western region of Copeland that Labour have held since...