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Balancing act for Fed debating changes

Yet the Fed has yet to begin significantly reducing the massive amount of Treasurys and mortgage-backed securities it purchased during the financial crisis to t...


Congress ex-MLA joins BJP, ex-minister Walia threatens to quit

The lists of 100 candidates released today included names of 34 candidates in NDMC, 40 in SDMC, and 26 in East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC). Former Memb...


India Rankings 2017: IISc Bangalore grabs top spot

Four lists were released past year - Universities, Engineering , Management and Pharmacy Institutions. Jadavpur University has been ranked at the fifth p...


Delhi Experiences The Hottest Day Of March Since 2011

Across the State, the highest temperature on Wednesday was recorded in Adilabad at 41 degrees Celsius, while the lowest minimum temperature of 21 degree Celsius...


Senate GOP needs Pence to break tie on family planning funds

Senator Mitch McConnell, the Republican Leader, said that the HHS regulation "is an unnecessary restriction on states that know their residents own needs a lo...


Britain bans laptops on flights from six countries

United States officials said the decision had nothing to do with President Donald Trump's efforts to impose a travel ban on Iran, Libya, Syria, Somalia, Sudan...


Malaysia, North Korea exchange 'hostages,' resolving weeks of tensions

However, both men, namely the Second Secretary at the North Korean Embassy in Malaysia, Hyon Kwang-Song, 44, and the other who was an employee of North Korean A...


States Scramble To Expand Obamacare After GOP Flop

An effort to keep Arkansas' hybrid Medicaid expansion for another year fell short in the state House on Wednesday, but legislative leaders say they're con...


North Korea Missile Test Fails, US and South Say, as Tensions Simmer

Despite the failure, the test indicates North Korea is stubbornly inching its missile program forward, raising tensions with the United States and its Asian all...


Malaysia says Kim Jong Nam's body released to North Korea

Najib said an autopsy had been completed and the victim's family has formally asked that the body be returned to North Korea. Kim was assassinated at Kuala L...


GAO Investigating Trump's Trips to Mar-A-Lago

Democrats are also interested in how much Trump's trips to Mar-a-Lago are costing the American taxpayer. "We are deeply concerned by recent reports that the...


Civil society appeals to Hamid Ansari for 'uninterrupted discussion on Finance Bill'

Besides Nariman, Girish Karnad, TM Krishna, Aruna Roy, Jayati Ghosh and 200 other citizen have expressed concern on the classification of the Finance Bill as "M...


Chinese warplane deployment in South China Sea imminent: USA think tank

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Wednesday he has asked the USA ambassador why America did not deploy an armada of warships to pressure China to stop c...


Putin meets Le Pen

The Front National's treasurer, Wallerand de Saint-Just, reportedly defended the funding choice and suggested that the party might turn to Russian Federation ...


Trump team hosts anti- ISIS meeting

Tillerson made this known while addressing a meeting of 68 countries gathered in Washington to discuss the fight to defeat Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. Most...


PM Modi: New India is manifestation of strength of all Indians

Asking the people to pay school fees, buy medicines or items from fair price shops or purchase air and train tickets digitally, he said, 'We can do this in our ...


Senate committee votes to appoint, not elect state's chief educator

Some other changes include requiring the appointee to IN residence, advanced degree, and license to teach. Voting 21-10, the Texas Senate on Monday approved a...


Thousands of Yemenis rally in Sanaa on war's second anniversary

In June, former United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon admitted to bowing to Saudi pressure over a report that blasted Saudi Arabia for child casualti...


Multiple rounds of severe storms in US forecast

A Severe Thunderstorm Warning means that a storm now containing hail with a diameter of one inch, wind gusts of at least 58 miles per hour, or both is in your a...


Arjen Robben Condemns Netherlands' 'Nightmare' Defeat Against Bulgaria in World Cup Qualifier

Today, in a meeting between the KNVB, represented by professional football director Jean Paul Decossaux and technical director Hans van Breukelen, and Danny Bl...


Russian opposition leader arrested at anti-corruption protest

Navalny reportedly organized the protests, which the BBC said were illegal, as demonstrators urged the nation's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, to resign follow...


Putin meets France's Le Pen in Moscow, says won't interfere in election

The pair did not discuss the possibility of Russian Federation offering any financial help to her political party, according to Mr Peskov. Le Pen spoke about ...


US, Israel move closer to agreement to curb settlements

Israeli and USA officials have been engaging in ongoing talks in efforts to reach an understanding on construction in the West Bank, since Trump last month aske...


Russian Federation bans money transfers to Ukraine via U.S. cash transfer systems

Nemtsova says Voronenkov was considered a traitor by many Russians. The attacker ambushed Voronenkov with a pistol in front of the Premier Palace hotel while a ...


Retail sales hit 7-year low despite February boost

This mirrors the rise of inflation, which rose above the Bank of England's two per cent target to hit 2.3 per cent in February. Data from the ONS show Febru...