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Klaus Schwab opens World Economic Forum in Davos with plea for collaboration

Klaus Schwab opens World Economic Forum in Davos with plea for collaboration Netanyahu vehemently opposes the deal signed between Iran and world powers, including Germany, meant to curb Tehran's nuclear program. Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein said he has "really liked" what President Donald Trump has done with the economy. [Full Article...]

Davos 2018: French president calls for powerful Europe in climate change appeal

Davos 2018: French president calls for powerful Europe in climate change appeal It's absolutely key", he said. The EU's strategy should focus on energy, digital technology, migration and investments, Macron told world leaders gathering in the Swiss mountain resort in Davos. Mr Macron warned that globalisation was going through a "major crisis" during a passionate defence of his labour and taxation reform agenda that has proved unpopular in his native France. [Full Article...]

Pope Francis releases message on fake news

Pope Francis releases message on fake news Pope Francis closed his Message for the 52 World Day of Social Communications by inviting everyone to promote a journalism of peace . The document was issued after months of debate on how much fake news may have influenced the 2016 United States presidential campaign and the election of President Donald Trump . [Full Article...]

287 terrorists neutralized so far in Turkey's Syria op

287 terrorists neutralized so far in Turkey's Syria op A Kremlin statement said both men stressed the importance of continuing their two countries' joint work to try to find a peaceful resolution to Syria's crisis. The U.S. -backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) umbrella group led by the Kurdish YPG said there was no Islamic State presence in Afrin and Turkey had exaggerated the number of dead. [Full Article...]

German anti-Muslim politician resigns after converting to Islam

German anti-Muslim politician resigns after converting to Islam Alternative for Germany (AfD), who entered the German parliament for the first time past year, adopted policies that included banning minarets, the call to prayer and the full-face veil . Wagner, a German of Russian origin, had been a representative of the AfD since 2015. "Mr. Wagner could also have chosen another religion". At September's general election, the AfD rode a wave of anti-refugee... [Full Article...]

Ongoing attack on NGO office wounds 12 people

Ongoing attack on NGO office wounds 12 people According to health officials, at least 11 people have been injured in the attack. At least one assailant then stormed the building and was later killed by security forces, Khogyani said. United Kingdom ambassador to Afghanistan Nicholas Kay condemned the attack in a tweet. She said: "Civilians and aid workers must not be targeted". [Full Article...]

Friends mourn young sports fans slain in Kentucky school shooting

Friends mourn young sports fans slain in Kentucky school shooting President Trump later released a statement on twitter as well, saying he had spoken to Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin about the shooting. Tuesday's incident was the second shooting incident this week and 11th overall within this month. [Full Article...]

Panthers followed protocol in Newton concussion evaluation

Panthers followed protocol in Newton concussion evaluation Working with the NFLPA, the league enforces a concussion protocol for players that has been instrumental in immediately identifying and diagnosing concussions and other head-related injuries. Newton have concussion symptoms. "The NFLPA has consistently advocated for evidence-based concussion protocols to establish a conservative standard of care for NFL players", the players union statement read... [Full Article...]

PM Netanyahu And Mrs. Netanyahu Depart For Davos Economic Conference

PM Netanyahu And Mrs. Netanyahu Depart For Davos Economic Conference McMaster said that in the meeting with Netanyahu, Trump will "reiterate America's strong commitment to Israel and efforts to reduce Iran's influence in the Middle East and ways to achieve lasting peace". The two officials agreed on the necessity of boosting economic cooperation between Ukraine and Israel. In this respect, the White House is pushing to amend what President Trump has called the agre... [Full Article...]

The 'Field of Dreams' diamond in Iowa damaged by a vandal

The 'Field of Dreams' diamond in Iowa damaged by a vandal The grounds people who are in charge of keeping up the iconic " Field of Dreams " ballpark in Iowa will have a lot of work to do before baseball games are played there again, as the field was vandalized this week. "Whoever did it was really able to dig in". Along with destroyed grass, the field's sprinkler system was damaged, Steffen said. "It's disappointing that this would happen at this tim... [Full Article...]

CPI(M) mulling impeachment motion against CJI Dipak Misra

CPI(M) mulling impeachment motion against CJI Dipak Misra Suggestions have come from other opposition parties that we should consider an impeachment motion. The first Budget Session of the Parliament is scheduled to begin on January 29. The opposition is a minority in the Lok Sabha, where the ruling NDA enjoys an overwhelming majority. The CPI (M) has seven members in the Rajya Sabha and nine in the Lok Sabha. [Full Article...]

Illinois Senator's Pregnancy Is Historic for Moms

Illinois Senator's Pregnancy Is Historic for Moms The 49-year-old US senator from IL announced this week that she's pregnant . "I am proud to have her as my IL colleague and prouder still that she will make history by being the first U.S. She is one of only 10 lawmakers who have given birth while serving in Congress. Sen. Another nine women have given birth while serving in the House, including GOP Rep. [Full Article...]

O'Neill signs Ireland extension after missing out on World Cup

O'Neill signs Ireland extension after missing out on World Cup O'Donoghue asked O'Neill about reports that he was upset about criticism following being knocked out of the World Cup by Denmark in the playoff stage. "It's a chance to get back at Denmark and I'm sure the players will feel the same", he said. O'Neill said: "That is the way we look at it". They wanted me to continue in the job and let's see how we progress. [Full Article...]

Brazil court upholds Lula conviction

Brazil court upholds Lula conviction Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva speaks at the metallurgical trade union while the Brazilian court decides on his appeal against a corruption conviction that could bar him from running in the 2018 presidential race, in Sao Bernardo do Campo, Brazil January 24, 2018. [Full Article...]

Queensland mother charged with children's murders

Queensland mother charged with children's murders These include two counts of murder, along with counts of torture and grievous bodily harm. Following a complex and protracted investigation, police arrested the 51-year-old in the south Brisbane suburb of Coorparoo on Wednesday morning. Five years later, on July 18, 2017, Jonathan was found dead at a Fig Court, Upper Coomera address. The deaths were originally treated as suicides. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump Reportedly Imitates The Indian Prime Minister With An Indian Accent…

Donald Trump Reportedly Imitates The Indian Prime Minister With An Indian Accent… He also urged other nations to lower carbon emissions as "it is the least we can do". We took the resolution for the development of everyone and not just a specific group. Making an "artificial distinction in the form of good terrorists and bad terrorists" was worse, and even worse was the radicalisation of educated youth, he told the global audience, before talking of misplaced priorities of some... [Full Article...]

UKIP leader Bolton needs psychological help, says AM

UKIP leader Bolton needs psychological help, says AM Mr Bolton has defied calls from senior members of the party for him to resign, despite nearly half of his front bench quitting in protest and the NEC backing a motion of no confidence against him. "On behalf of the local Branch, I humbly apologise for the farce that has ensued and hope our members will understand, that is both unethical and not credible to campaign on behalf of the party in its ... [Full Article...]

Government announces Details Of Bank Recap And Comprehensive Reform Plan

Government announces Details Of Bank Recap And Comprehensive Reform Plan He said that the Public Sector Banks (PSBs) will get Rs 88,000 crore infusion from the Government, but they have to become more responsible as per the norms laid down by for them. The recapitalisation package will also create Rs 5,00,000 crore of incremental lending capacity, which can catalyse the revival of the capital investment cycle in India, banks and rating agencies said. [Full Article...]

Bangladesh says Rohingya repatriation postponed

Bangladesh says Rohingya repatriation postponed But Bangladesh said it needs more time to prepare for the transfer. On Jan. 16, Bangladesh and Myanmar signed an agreement that provides details of a plan to repatriate over 770,000 mostly Rohingya Muslim refugees who have fled Myanmar's Rakhine State since October 2016. [Full Article...]

US Sanctions on North Korea Target Entities With Ties to China

Relations between North Korea and the US have declined over the past year amid Pyongyang's continued testing of intercontinental ballistic missiles and President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump: If there's no wall, there's no DACA fix Trump appears to call out Samsung over missing Federal Bureau of Investigation text messages Trump Commerce pick told lawmakers he would look at reversing Obama move on... [Full Article...]


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