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Trump Jr. booed at UCLA

Trump Jr. booed at UCLA

World News November 11, 2019 at 8:39 pm 0 comments

Donald Trump Jr.was booed off stage and forced to abandon a book tour appearance at the University of California’s Los Angeles campus on Monday, due to a protest by supporters of his father.
The event, organised by conservative group Turning Point USA

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Bolivian President quits role

Bolivian President quits role

World News November 11, 2019 at 1:16 am 0 comments

Evo Morales, President of Bolivia has resigned following close to three weeks of protests since disputed election that purportedly gave him a fourth term.
Amid reports of fleeing to Argentina, Morales tendered his resignation, after calls by the commander of the Bolivian armed forces, Williams Kaliman, who urged him to

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Bolivian Police Join Protests Against President Morales

Bolivian Police Join Protests Against President Morales

World News November 9, 2019 at 5:37 pm 0 comments

 
Police have joined protests in several Bolivian cities over the disputed re-election of President Evo Morales. Mr Morales, Bolivia’s first indigenous president, accuses opponents of trying to depose him.
But the country’s defence minister said there were no plans to send the military to quell the police “mutiny”.
There

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McDonald’s loses $4billion after CEO sacked

McDonald’s loses $4billion after CEO sacked

Business, World News November 4, 2019 at 7:53 pm 0 comments

It was a market wipe out for giant food chain McDonald’s, a day after its board sacked its CEO Steve Easterbrook for consensual relationship with a staff.
In early trade, the company lost $4 billion in value, with the stock sinking as much as 3% after investors balked at the

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U.S. removes tariffs for five Indonesian products

U.S. removes tariffs for five Indonesian products

World News October 30, 2019 at 10:56 am 0 comments

The United States has removed tariffs for five Indonesian products under a privileged trade facility as part of ongoing trade negotiations between the two countries, Indonesian officials said.
The office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) has removed tariffs for five Indonesian products: laminated plywood, some thin plywood, dry

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Bugging Out: UK Museum Names Blind Beetle After Greta Thunberg

Bugging Out: UK Museum Names Blind Beetle After Greta Thunberg

World News October 26, 2019 at 8:08 am 0 comments

 
Britain’s Natural History Museum on Friday named a tiny, blind and wingless beetle after climate activist Greta Thunberg.
The honey-coloured insect, measuring less than one millimetre, was discovered in the Kenyan capital Nairobi in the 1960s.
But it apparently remained nameless until the venerable London museum’s scientific associate Michael

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