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Belt Road Initiative much more than infra partnership with China: Pak PM

Belt Road Initiative much more than infra partnership with China: Pak PM

While Gates appreciated the cooperation of Pakistani government to undertake anti-polio in the country by his foundation, the two leaders discussed future prospects for the healthcare initiatives. The Prime Minister said CPEC is also boosting confidence of the investors and Pakistan is getting a lot of investment in addition to CPEC. He said despite all power plants coming in including those based on coal, the overall impact on the environment would be positive as Pakistan is replacing the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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NNPC operating secret $137m JVC account - Melaye

NNPC operating secret $137m JVC account - Melaye

Melaye who raised a point of order during yesterday's plenary said the NNPC domiciled the Brass LNG Ltd, Joint Venture Company (JVC) account at Keystone instead of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) as required by the law. The last withdrawal from the account was to the tune of $4million. Senate subsequently deferred the matter to another legislative day. But Keystone Bank has denied having in its custody any illegally hidden money belonging to the federal ggovernment or any of its agencies. Consulte Mais Informação

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South Korea to Protest Before WTO Regarding US Tariffs

According to a fact sheet released by the US trade representative, USA imports of solar panels increased 500 percent between 2012 and 2016, while USA producers of solar panels virtually disappeared during the same time . Samsung and LG are among the top exporters of washers to the United States. "You can look at 11 percent and say that is not so bad, but I think one of the more intangible impacts is that you do reduce or eliminate all these state markets that are on the cusp", Shiao told ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Malls vandalised in Ahmedabad, violent protests in three states against

Malls vandalised in Ahmedabad, violent protests in three states against "Padmaavat"

Security for the parade showcasing India's military might, which is to be attended by ten leaders from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, has been tightened more than in previous years. "Our primary concern is the security of our employees and audiences". In Gorakhpur, a large number of people belonging to the Akhil Bhartiya Kshatriya Samaj held a protest before the district magistrate's office against the film whereas, in Meerut, stones were pelted at the PVS mall in allegedly in ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Davos 2018: More than a thousand protest against Trump in Switzerland

Davos 2018: More than a thousand protest against Trump in Switzerland

President Trump is aiming to be the "best salesperson" for American economic interests when he goes to Davos later this week, the White House said. Delegates will have to wait until Thursday to hear from British Prime Minister Theresa May , who is struggling with questions over the future of Britain's trade relations as it prepares to leave the European Union. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mnangagwa Promises Elections By July, Says Will Respect Result

Mnangagwa Promises Elections By July, Says Will Respect Result

The elections, which were previously expected in late July or August, will choose the country's president and both houses of parliament. Mnangagwa at times bristled at the line of questioning, at one point responding to the interviewer asking whether global observer missions will have free and unfettered access, "will they be able to wherever they want and look at wherever they want", by saying: "I'm not an English expert but I thought when you say it will be transparent it means that they ... Consulte Mais Informação

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North Korean Defector Killed Someone Before He Escaped, Report Says

North Korean Defector Killed Someone Before He Escaped, Report Says

Oh, identified only by his surname, told investigators that he had committed a crime involving murder in the North, the conservative Dong-A Ilbo daily said, citing an unidentified intelligence official. If reports of Oh's statement proves to be true, it could complicate the proceedings and exclude him from benefits for North Korean defectors, according to the South Korean newspaper. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump cognitively sound, says doctor

Trump cognitively sound, says doctor

These measurements placed his Body Mass Index (BMI ) at 29.9, putting him in the overweight category and just 0.1 units away from obese - a reading of 30 and above. Jackson says Trump's heart exam was normal, with regular rhythm and no abnormal sounds. A summary from Bornstein said the then-candidate's cardiac, thyroid and other test results were normal for someone of his age. Consulte Mais Informação

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Alabama House passes bill that would end US Senate special elections

Alabama House passes bill that would end US Senate special elections

Last month after numerous rounds of campaigning Democrat Doug Jones emerged as the victor of that seat. State Rep. Steve Clouse's (R) bill would change the law to require a special election to coincide with the next election cycle, allowing a governor's appointee to serve until the next general election instead of forcing the governor to call an earlier election. Consulte Mais Informação

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The Newest: Brazil owns Twitter as da Silva attraction unfolds

The Newest: Brazil owns Twitter as da Silva attraction unfolds

This is the average for cases like that, said the lawyer and clarified that the work 'should take as long as necessary so that all the details of the case are evaluated satisfactorily'. "If I lose at the ballot box, you know I'll accept the result". While he helped steer his hand-picked successor, Dilma Rousseff, to two election victories, his reputation soured as the economy tanked and corruption charges piled up. Consulte Mais Informação

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Border guards foil stabbing attack in West Bank

Border guards foil stabbing attack in West Bank

According to early reports in Israeli media, two attackers approached Border Police officials at the Tzomet Tapuach junction near Nablus but failed to carry out the stabbing due to the readiness of the Israeli officials. "Both received first aid at the scene and were evacuated to a hospital for further treatment". The terrorists were arrested and will be questioned by Israeli security forces. Consulte Mais Informação

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Liverpool forgotten man to Moscow or Midlands?

Liverpool forgotten man to Moscow or Midlands?

The Serbian winger has been out on loan at Fenerbahce, Sporting Lisbon and Hull City over the past few seasons, but has failed to impress Reds boss Jurgen Klopp during that time, with Klopp making the winger surplus to requirements. They face competition from West Brom , who are "understood to be considering an approach" as Alan Pardew eyes reinforcements ahead of a relegation battle. Consulte Mais Informação

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