US, Mexico, Canada agree on new trade pact to replace NAFTA

US, Mexico, Canada agree on new trade pact to replace NAFTA

Negotiators from Canada and the United States went down to the wire but were able to reach an agreement on a new free trade pact that will include Mexico, the governments announced late on Sunday night. The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement...
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Africa:African First Ladies Share Thoughts Ahead of Melania Trump’s Trip

Africa:African First Ladies Share Thoughts Ahead of Melania Trump’s Trip

By Salem Solomon And Hayde Adams FitzPatrick First ladies in several African countries hope their American counterpart will find ways to tackle problems, with a nuanced understanding of the African experience, when she visits the continent next week. The first...
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Ranbir Kapoor on how Krishna Raj Kapoor got Bobby’s climax changed

Ranbir Kapoor on how Krishna Raj Kapoor got Bobby’s climax changed

Ranbir Kapoor remembers grandmother Krishna Raj Kapoor, who passed away on Monday. The actor reveals how Krishna got Rishi Kapoor-starrer Bobby’s climax changed Ranbir Kapoor in a candid picture with grandmother Krishna Raj Kapoor. Picture courtesy/Neetu...
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Japan: Typhoon Trami kills two as it brushes past Tokyo

Japan: Typhoon Trami kills two as it brushes past Tokyo

At least two people have been killed and scores injured by a powerful typhoon that brought down trees onto railway tracks and kicked up debris across Tokyo as it brushed past the Japanese capital. Typhoon Trami, which made landfall in western Japan on...
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Africa:Melania Trump Takes Her ‘Be Best’ Message to Africa

Africa:Melania Trump Takes Her ‘Be Best’ Message to Africa

By Patsy Widakuswara U.S. first lady Melania Trump is set to begin her first solo international trip since her husband took office on Monday, visiting four African countries to promote the message of her “Be Best” child-welfare initiative. “Each of...
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No deal Brexit? EU may leave UK with ‘no choice’, says Dominic Raab

No deal Brexit? EU may leave UK with ‘no choice’, says Dominic Raab

Image copyright AFP/Getty ImagesImage caption Brexit is high on the agenda at this week’s Tory party conference The UK could be left with “no choice” but a no-deal Brexit if the EU tries to “lock us in” to a customs...
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Ryanair warns on profits as strikes hit income

Ryanair warns on profits as strikes hit income

Image copyright ReutersImage caption Ryanair staff in Germany, Holland, Belgium, Spain and Portugal went on strike last week Ryanair has warned investors its full-year profits will be lower than expected, partly due to the recent wave of industrial action. The...
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GST mop-up rises to Rs 94,442 cr in September

GST mop-up rises to Rs 94,442 cr in September

GST mop-up rose to Rs 94,442 crore in September, from Rs 93,690 crore in the previous month, the Finance Ministry said Monday. As many as 67 lakh Goods and Services Tax (GST) returns were filed in September. Of the Rs...
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Indonesia earthquake and tsunami: Desperate search for survivors

Indonesia earthquake and tsunami: Desperate search for survivors

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionIndonesia quake looter: “We need to eat” A picture of large-scale destruction is emerging in and around the Indonesian city of Palu after an earthquake and tsunami struck on Friday. At least...
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Indonesia Tsunami Toll Climbs Above 800

Indonesia Tsunami Toll Climbs Above 800

“They told me they saw lots of houses that were destroyed,” he said. “It is very bad.” Even as aid groups began the grim motions of starting the gears of disaster relief, some complained that foreign aid workers with deep...
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