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Believe it or not, a white man who works in the coal industry is still undecided about the 2016 election

Tehran, Jan 18, IRNA – The European Union (EU) has removed sanctions on four major Iranian oil companies on the occasion of the first anniversary of the implementation day of the Joint Comprehensive
Tehran, Jan 18, IRNA – The Islamic-Iranian Art Gallery was opened by Iranian cultural attaché office on Wednesday in Casa de Cantabria, Madrid.
Moscow, Jan 18, IRNA – Tatarstan’s Prime Minister Ildar Khalikov stressed his country’s great interest in developing relations with Iran.
Islamabad, Jan 18, IRNA – Former ambassador of Pakistan to Iran says the US President-elect Donald Trump cannot change nuclear deal of Iran with P5+1 (JCPOA) after assuming office as the deal is an i
Beijing, Jan 18, IRNA – China’s Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Hua Chunying during her regular press conference on Tuesday urged all parties to stay committed to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action
Billionaire investor Wilbur Ross testifies at confirmation hearing today
On the eve of Donald Trump's inauguration as the 45th president of the United States, I am hopeful and pray leaders of all stripes, but especially Mr. Trump, conduct themselves in a manner that helps
The former president, 92, is being monitored as a precaution.
Tehran, Jan 18, IRNA - US President-elect Donald Trump will be sworn in on January 20 and take the helm of the Oval Office.
"I will have a new workplace" in the short term, Bulgarian Vice President Margarita Popova has said at her farewell press conference with President Rosen Plevneliev.Popova's comment comes in response
A Florida court sentenced 42-year-old Ukrainian citizen Igor Polshyn from Yalta and 52-year-old Oleksii Tsurkan from Moscow, Russia, to 25 years in a federal prison for smuggling $10 million worth of
Tehran, Jan 18, IRNA – Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Yukia Amano verified Iran’s commitment to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).
Will Jacob Rees-Mogg, Chris Bryant, Lindsay Hoyle or Douglas Carswell be the next Speaker?
Shiv Sena leads the pack with ?85 crore from Videocon Industries, says ADR analysis
Tehran, Jan 18, IRNA - In a message to an event spotlighting the growing challenges of anti-Muslim discrimination as well as hatred in various contexts, United Nations Secretary-General António
While we celebrate the efforts made so far to restore sanity to the education sector, particularly through eliminating exam cheating, the results raised a red flag.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Early optimism among business lobbyists and executives that Donald Trump's election heralded better days has slowly given way to uncertainty as the president-elect fires off mix
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for health secretary was expected to face hard questions from a U.S. Senate panel on Wednesday about his personal stock investments and pr
Thousands of British couples who are struggling to have children could benefit from a new “three-parent” IVF technique that has enabled a previously infertile woman to give birth. Doctors announced on
China is willing to play a constructive role in seeking a political resolution to the crisis in Ukraine, Chinese President Xi Jinping told his Ukrainian counterpart on Jan. 17. The first-time Chinese
The Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnso says the plans for Brexit announced by the PM will benefit the UK and other countries around the world
Punjab Congress chief Amarinder Singh filed from Lambi
Outgoing Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has argued Bulgaria may be stripped of its Council of the European Union presidency if it works toward division within the EU. In his farewell press confe
Moscow, Jan 18, IRNA – Russian Deputy Foreign Minister and Special Presidential Envoy for the Middle East and North Africa Mikhail Bogdanov hailed the achievements made by Iran and Russia in their an
Trump told Fox News he uses Twitter to defend himself from the media.
It is probably for the first time in many years that Coimbatore has witnessed young volunteers from colleges across the city unite to press for their demand to lift the ban on Jallikattu. These stu..
Austria's Goidsargi Estibaliz Carranza Zabala, dubbed the "ice cream killer," is being moved this month to a "special" all-male penitentiary in Asten, Upper Austria, reports said Monday. The Mexican-
The National Independent Schools Alliance (NISA), a congregation of ‘affordable’ private schools, has criticised the Labour Ministry’s recent move to amend the Employees’ State Insurance (ESI) Act, 1
Tiwari was thrice chief minister of Uttar Pradesh and was the third chief minister of Uttarakhand
Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized in Houston, CBS Houston affiliate KHOU television reported on Jan. 18, citing his office chief of staff. Bush, 92, was in stable condition
Ukraine and Russia faced off in a high-profile dispute at the High Court in London on Jan. 17 to argue a bitterly fought lawsuit focusing on a $3 billion bond on which Kyiv defaulted in 2015. The debt
Professional historical preservationist Sally Berk talks about the "Next Chapter" for Kalorama.
Moldova’s president has said he would like to scrap his country’s EU treaty, and confirmed that he has begun making preparations to join a Russia-led bloc instead. Igor Dodon, who came to power
BEIJING (Reuters) - China on Wednesday urged the United States not to allow a Taiwanese delegation to attend U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration.

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