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El Paso Protesters to Trump: Send him back

El Paso Protesters to Trump: Send him back

World News August 8, 2019 at 10:03 am 0 comments

U.S. President Donald Trump met victims and first responders from last weekend’s deadly shootings in El Paso Texas and Dayton Ohio on Wednesday, and chanting protesters accused him of inflaming tensions with anti-immigrant and racially charged rhetoric.
In El Paso, on the

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International: Pak to Downgrade Diplomatic Relations, Suspend Bilateral Trade With India

International: Pak to Downgrade Diplomatic Relations, Suspend Bilateral Trade With India

World News August 7, 2019 at 10:41 pm 0 comments

Pakistan has said it would downgrade diplomatic relations, expel the Indian High Commissioner and suspend bilateral trade with India following the government’s move to end special status for Jammu and Kashmir and bifurcate it into two union territories. Islamabad also said it would approach the United Nation’s Security Council against

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Barack Obama reacts to Ohio, Texas shootings

Barack Obama reacts to Ohio, Texas shootings

World News August 6, 2019 at 8:26 am 0 comments

Former U.S. President Barack Obama has condemned language that feeds hatred and normalises racism.
Obama was commenting in a rare statement posted on his Twitter account against the background of the two mass shootings at the weekend, one of which was committed by a suspected white supremacist.
Obama’s comments came

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China Lets the Yuan Weaken to 7 Against the Dollar, Its Lowest in a Decade

China Lets the Yuan Weaken to 7 Against the Dollar, Its Lowest in a Decade

World News August 5, 2019 at 10:49 pm 0 comments

The Chinese yuan dropped sharply on Monday to its weakest level against the US dollar in more than a decade, raising fears of further dangerous escalation in the US-China trade war.
The yuan fell after the People’s Bank of China set its daily reference rate for the currency at 6.92,

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US Mass Shootings: President Trump To Address Americans Today

US Mass Shootings: President Trump To Address Americans Today

World News August 5, 2019 at 11:37 am 0 comments

United States of America’s President, Donald Trump, will address the nation on Monday after two shootings left 29 people dead and sparked accusations that his rhetoric was part of the problem.
The rampages turned innocent snippets of everyday life into nightmares of bloodshed: 20 people were shot dead while shopping

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Trump escalates tariff war with China, targets $550b goods

Trump escalates tariff war with China, targets $550b goods

World News August 1, 2019 at 8:36 pm 0 comments

President Donald Trump said the US would hit China with tariffs on roughly $300 billion worth of its products while the two sides continued trade negotiations.
In tweets on Thursday, he said he would expand tariffs to virtually all imports from China on September 1, marking a significant escalation in

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