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Russia is engaging in aggressive and destabilizing actions that are threatening the rules-based international order, Samantha Power said on Jan. 17 in her last major speech as U.S. ambassador to the U
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had announced in last year's budget the government would list state-owned general insurance companies to improve transparency and accountability.
Under a technical assistance agreement (TAA) signed between Ansysco Anand and Seiken Chemical Industry, the partners will be catering primarily to Japanese OEMs in India, the company said in a state
Natureâ??s Basket, a 100-percent subsidiary of Godrej Industries, is likely to shut all its outlets in national capital region of Delhi by March, according to sources. The stores, branded Godrej Nat
The company has also received a notification from Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO) for purchase of Easyfive-TT vaccine in the event the agency should have any requirements through December, 3
Bharat Wire Ropes has won Rs 8-crore Defence order. "It is a very prestigious order," said ML Mittal, MD of Bharat Wire Ropes in an interview to CNBC-TV18.
Jeddah-based Islamic Development Bank, which aims to foster the economic development and social progress of its member countries, has shown interest in water and sanitation projects implemented in Aze
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Ferne McCann followed in Katie Price's footsteps by undergoing a bum firming treatment [Ferne McCann/Instagram] Katie Price has been showing off the treatment in recent weeks, and flaunting the
Kyiv’s Sviatoshynsky District Court has granted a request of the prosecution to extend pre-trial detention until March 17 for five former Berkut riot policemen Pavlo Abroskin, Serhiy Zinchenko,
Women from across Metro Detroit and Michigan are headed to Washington D.C. to march in solidarity for the Women’s March             
An audio expert, a radio impressionist and logic cast doubt on the Warren mayor’s story of dirty tricks             
Children whose parents considered them to be 'overweight' tended to gain more weight over the following decade compared with children whose parents thought they were a 'normal' weight, according to an
Dear Carolyn:After another weekend hosting my parents, I’m at a loss for how to end a recurring fight with my mother.             
Ivanka Trump and her publisher are pushing back the release of her book “Women Who Work” from early March to early May.             
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Bharti Airtel, the country’s largest telecommunications services provider, has appointed Raj Pudipeddi as Director – Consumer Business & Chief Marketing Officer for its India operations, effectiv
As a part of its strategy to collaborate and contribute to open source, Huawei India R&D Center has announced some collaboration initiatives. The India R&D centre in Bengaluru has contribut..
“iZombies” Season 3 cast members Rose McIver (Liv Moore), David Anders (Blaine DeBeers), Malcolm Goodwin (Clive Babineaux) and Aly Michalka (Peyton Charles) would like to do a musical episode. “Pleas
“Lucifer” Season 2, episode 12 will introduce a different Chloe Decker (Lauren German). After making the first move on Lucifer (Tom Ellis) in episode 11, Chloe will try to seduce the lead character i
Orlando police on Tuesday caught murder suspect Markeith Loyd, wanted for allegedly killing a police officer and a pregnant woman, after a manhunt that lasted over a month, authorities said. Loyd was
Moscow slammed former acting CIA Director Michael Morell’s suggestion that Russian President Vladimir Putin “gift” former National Security Agency contractor and whistleblower Edward Snowden to Presi
“Big Bang Theory” star Kaley Cuoco is more than happy to know that the Ringling Brothers’ circus, “The Greatest Show on Earth,” is finally closing down.
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MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines has canceled the environmental permits for four more mining projects, including one planned nickel venture, as the world's top nickel ore supplier deepens a months-l
MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines has canceled the environmental permits of six more companies, including four miners, Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Regina Lopez said on Wednesday.
Karen Pallarito, HealthDay News Patients using specialists outside their health-plan network often receive bills for services that cost far more than what Medicare considers fair, a study says.
Alan Mozes, HealthDay Just a half hour a day of moderate physical activity could be potent medicine for patients with advanced colon cancer, preliminary research suggests.
DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) - Two decades after they were spurred into action to tackle AIDS in Africa, global drugmakers said on Wednesday they would invest $50 million over three years to fight can
BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese authorities have asked an unnamed Chinese province to turn off its early warning alert system for smog to avoid mismatches between environment and meteorological authority
A new analysis of numerous studies indicates that men and women aged 60 years and older who have experienced a hip fracture are at increased risk of dying not only in the short term after the fracture
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Luanda - The General Tax Administration (AGT), under its legal right granted the by law, warns the society and the business people in particular that the institution intends to use several measures th
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) HONG KONG, January 18 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has assigned Huarong Finance 2017 Co., Ltd.'s proposed issue of US dollar senior unsecured note
* Aggregate premiums income Of China Continent Property & Casualty Insurance for period from Jan 1 to Dec 31 about RMB31.958 billion Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
KOLKATA, India, Jan 18 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Two people were killed and about a dozen wounded in eastern India when villagers protesting the takeover of their land for a power station clashed
DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Middle Eastern private equity investor Abraaj Group says Africa is core to its investment strategy, as it bets the continent's rising middle class will consume m
* With support from its majority shareholder Ardian, the independent private investment company, Trigo Group has acquired 100% of Euro-Symbiose, the French specialist provider of quality training, aud
WARSAW, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Managers of the European Investment Bank's (EIB) bond issue have opened books on Wednesday for a tap of the 1.75 billion zloty ($428.77 million) bond maturing on May 25, 202
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Yoga guru Ramdev will challenge the 2008 Olympic silver medallist Andrey Stadnik for a friendly wrestling bout ahead of the second semifinal match between Mumbai Maharathi and NCR Punjab Royals, in th
MELBOURNE, Australia -- Seventeen years ago to the day, an 18-year-old from Switzerland made his Australian Open debut. Roger Federer knocked Michael Chang, a former Grand Slam champion,
De Villiers, who recently handed over test captaincy to Faf du Plessis, admitted that playing at the 2019 50-over World Cup in England and Wales remains his career priority.
Afghanistan batsman Najibullah Zadran was looking to create room for himself by moving down the leg side, but he lost his balance and fell on the pitch as he made contact with the ball.
Henrik Sedin scored in the third period for his 999th NHL point, Ryan Miller made 30 saves and the Vancouver Canucks beat the Nashville Predators 1-0             
NHL standings used to be displayed in the Detroit Red Wings' dressing room, filling much of a wall between the players' lounge and showers             
Nikola Jokic had 29 points and 15 rebounds, and the Denver Nuggets withstood a furious late rally by the Los Angeles Lakers to hold on for a 127-121 victory            
Roger Federer relied on his Grand Slam experience during the most important points to beat Noah Rubin 7-5, 6-3, 7-6 (3) on Wednesday, maintaining his record of never failing to reach the third round
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Former Rajiv Gandhi and Foreign Affairs department of Indian National Congress headed by Romesh Bhandari, had plans to Demonetize India after 1991 General Elections, says witness Vikram
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Angola: AGT to use new tax recovery measures

Luanda - The General Tax Administration (AGT), under its legal right granted the by law, warns the society and the business people in particular that the institution intends to use several measures th
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Fitch Rates Huarong's USD Notes MTN Programme 'A(EXP)'

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) HONG KONG, January 18 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has assigned Huarong Finance 2017 Co., Ltd.'s proposed issue of US dollar senior unsecured note
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Two killed in clashes over land for power station in eastern India

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Abraaj CEO says Africa is core to investment plan

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EIB's guidance for tap of bond issue at +52.1 bps over mid-swaps -source

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Growth to drop, but rebound likely in H2 2017: Nomura

The Japanese financial services major has lowered its January-March 2017 GDP forecast to 5.7 percent and that of April-June to 6.8 percent, from 7 percent.
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Rabid bobcat attacks 4, terrorizes resort town in Arizona

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Death Valley sees more damage from visitors driving off-road

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As Ringling circus shuts down, SeaWorld faces similar challenges

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Ohio's Cuyahoga Valley railroad logs its highest ridership

PENINSULA, Ohio - The non-profit scenic railroad in Ohio's Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH'-guh) Valley National Park says it logged about 214,000 passengers last year, reaching the highest ridership in its 44-ye
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Ponder sainthood at the grave of Junípero Serra, who led the way for California's missions, in Carmel

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