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Snapdeal Accepts Flipkart's Revised $900-950 Million Takeover Offer

Snapdeal Accepts Flipkart's Revised $900-950 Million Takeover Offer VCCircle was the first to report on this. It has also called for equal treatment of shareholders for payouts from the deal. With Amazon breathing down Flipkart's neck with pledged investments of $2 billion in India, the deal becomes even more crucial for the homegrown etailer. [Full Article...]

Jacksonville Jaguars sign Brandon Linder to five-year, $50m deal

Jacksonville Jaguars sign Brandon Linder to five-year, $50m deal With Jaguars veterans set to report to training camp on Wednesday, Linder said it was important to get the deal done as soon as possible . Linder became the first player from the Jaguars" "14 draft class to re-sign a long-term extension. [Full Article...]

Four States move SC for declaring right to privacy a fundamental right

Four States move SC for declaring right to privacy a fundamental right The court also observed that the right to privacy was not an absolute right and the government could frame laws which put "reasonable restrictions" on citizens, The Hindu reported . A wholly qualified right is one where government interference is allowed in special circumstances, and only when necessary in a democratic society as opposed to an absolute right, which can not be limited in any way... [Full Article...]

Amazon to create 450 more jobs at new London HQ

Amazon to create 450 more jobs at new London HQ Amazon has said it will double its number of research and development roles in London as it opens a new United Kingdom head office boosting its overall workforce with 5,000 new jobs across the country this year. It boasted an investment of £6.4 billion into the United Kingdom since 2010, so it would appear Amazon is here to stay. "London is open to talent, innovation and entrepreneurship and the... [Full Article...]

Eight more dead in India's worsening monsoon floods

Eight more dead in India's worsening monsoon floods At least 60 people have died in northeastern Assam state due to flooding since the start of the monsoon season in June. In Assam at least 75 people have been killed and a state-wide emergency relief operation has been underway since April. [Full Article...]

Trump Criticizes AG Jeff Sessions, Acting FBI Director

Trump Criticizes AG Jeff Sessions, Acting FBI Director He also raised questions - without offering any evidence - about Ukrainian support for his Democratic presidential rival, Hillary Clinton . President Trump is criticizing Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe this morning on social media. [Full Article...]

Top EU court upholds Hamas terror listing

Top EU court upholds Hamas terror listing The European Union's top court says in an advisory opinion that a deal between the EU and Canada on sharing airline passenger data breaches citizens' privacy and can not be concluded in its current form. The decision was annulled on procedural grounds by an European Union court in 2014, however, on the basis that there was insufficient evidence to maintain asset freezes and travel bans on Hamas... [Full Article...]

Taliban fighters claim Russian Federation is giving them weapons

Taliban fighters claim Russian Federation is giving them weapons In January, American Gen. John Nicholson, the top commander of the US and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation forces in Afghanistan, told Pentagon reporters that Russia, Iran, and Pakistan are all backing the Taliban. U.S. officials have long voiced concerns about any weapons flow to the terror group. The Afghan Taliban have allegedly received new weaponry which appears to have been supplied ... [Full Article...]

Six Opposition MPs suspended from Lok Sabha for unruly behaviour

Six Opposition MPs suspended from Lok Sabha for unruly behaviour The Congress said the Bharatiya Janata Party-led central government can not use its brute majority to intimidate the opposition. "Suspending them will not do.the government should take more disciplinary action on them", Harivansh said. Leaders of the Congress, Left, Trinamool Congress , Janata Dal (U) and Rashtriya Janata Dal joined the protest and raised slogans against the Modi government for... [Full Article...]

Ram Jethmalani quits as Arvind Kejriwal's counsel, sends Rs 2 crore bill

Ram Jethmalani quits as Arvind Kejriwal's counsel, sends Rs 2 crore bill In December 2015, Jaitley had filed a civil defamation suit against Kejriwal and AAP leaders Kumar Vishwas, Ashutosh, Sanjay Singh, Raghav Chadha and Deepak Bajpayee, claiming that they made "false and defamatory" statements in the case involving the DDCA, thereby harming his reputation. [Full Article...]

Sushma Swaraj once again comes to rescue of daughter-in-law from Pakistan

Sushma Swaraj once again comes to rescue of daughter-in-law from Pakistan As she initially rose to give her statement on the prevailing situation in Mosul with regard to the 39 Indian hostages, the Opposition shouted her down to the point where Swaraj said, "I am ready to speak as the matter is serious, can't give a statement in such uproar". [Full Article...]

Israel Dismantles Controversial Metal Detectors At Jerusalem Holy Site

However, there were signs Tuesday that the crisis over the shrine, revered by Muslims and Jews, was not over yet. Palestinians walk next to the entrance of the compound known to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary and to Jews as Temple Mount at morning after Israel removed the new security measures there, in Jerusalem's Old City, July 25, 2017. [Full Article...]

Boos for Obama as Trump speaks at Boy Scout jamboree

Boos for Obama as Trump speaks at Boy Scout jamboree During his speech, Trump bashed the media and former President Barack Obama and boasted about his election victory, calling November 8, 2016, "a lovely date". John McLaughlin, who led the Central Intelligence Agency under George Bush, tweeted that the jamboree "had the feel of a third world authoritarian's youth rally". [Full Article...]

Senate Republicans clear key vote, putting future of healthcare in flux

Senate Republicans clear key vote, putting future of healthcare in flux Moments before casting the vote, Johnson chatted on the Senate floor with Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., in what some reporters described as a visibly tense exchange. It failed handily, 43 to 57, with nine Republicans and all of the Democrats opposing it. For women, especially, the GOP health care plan portends particularly bad news. [Full Article...]

NAFTA: the political agenda pushes for a quick negotiation

NAFTA: the political agenda pushes for a quick negotiation U.S. President Donald Trump has pushed for a renegotiation of NAFTA, threatening to dump it if he can not rework the accord to the benefit of the United States. "People are coming back, if you look at OH, if you look at MI and other places the auto industry is starting to come back in a very, very big way". [Full Article...]

Debate begins on health bill after 51-50 Senate vote

Debate begins on health bill after 51-50 Senate vote PHOENIX - President Donald Trump tweeted Tuesday that U.S. Sen. "The American people have waited long enough". With this vote, Ernst and Grassley have made it clear that revenge politics, special interests, and insurance company profits matter more than our families, our neighbors, and our communities. [Full Article...]

Rick Perry tricked into fake interview with Russian pranksters

Rick Perry tricked into fake interview with Russian pranksters Perry talked about a potential pipeline across the Baltic sea for Russian gas, cyber attacks on the USA power grid, natural-gas exploration in Ukraine and the United States withdrawal from the Paris Climate Accord . In it they pitched Perry on a new fuel made from alcohol and manure and discussed President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate accord, according to a recordi... [Full Article...]

Riyad Mahrez Would Do Great Things At Roma Insists Maxime Gonalons

Riyad Mahrez Would Do Great Things At Roma Insists Maxime Gonalons The Sun is reporting that Mahrez's hopes of securing a summer move are starting to diminish despite the Algeria international's appetite for a new challenge. "If I was sitting there I'd be thankful for all his efforts and wish him all the best". The ex-Wales worldwide, who incidentally handed in a transfer request before moving to the Foxes in 1997, admits new arrivals can worry players in a s... [Full Article...]

Russian Federation sees United States sanctions as 'counterproductive'

It is appropriate. After all, it is Congress that the Constitution empowers to regulate commerce with foreign nations, ” House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce (R-Calif.) said, quoted by The Hill . There were also concerns among Republicans and in the oil and gas industry over a rule in the Senate bill that would bar American companies and individuals from working with Russian-sanction... [Full Article...]

McCain to Return to Washington for Crucial Health Care Vote

McCain to Return to Washington for Crucial Health Care Vote McCain then spoke his mind. During the presidential campaign Trump had mocked McCain for his capture by the Vietnamese. GONYEA: And he grimly described the tone of debates in recent years. As for John McCain, many have noted the irony of a man recently diagnosed with brain cancer rushing back to Washington in order to vote to take health care away from other people with cancer. [Full Article...]


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