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Italy calls for more resources to tackle IS' 'root causes'

Kuwait City, Feb 13 (IANS/AKI) Italy's Foreign Minister Angelino Alfano on Tuesday urged nations to invest more in preventing a resurgence of the Islamic State jihadist group by rolling out measures to address its "root causes".
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Ryanair’s decision to recognise unions for the first time will not alter its profit forecast for the year, chief executive Michael O‘Leary has said.
Conroy Gold and Natural Resources is likely to finally apply next year for planning permission for the establishment of the Republic’s first commercial gold mine.
The promoters of a €90m extension to the Co Wicklow studios where the hit series Vikings is produced say they need to expand to stop revenues from falling.
Qualcomm spent billions of dollars buying Apple’s loyalty.
Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders is holding a White House briefing Tuesday. Sanders is expected to be asked about the school shooting in Parkland, Florida last week and the latest charges in the
The incoming head of the Financial Conduct Authority had to repay HMRC after tax scheme "error".
White House advisers dreaded President Donald Trump’s reaction to last week’s indictments of 13 Russian nationals accused of meddling in the 2016 election, and they enlisted Fox News to he
The "Petro" is intended to help country's crumbling economy evade tough US sanctions.
It’s incomprehensible to many of us that people could support a president who, in Bernie Sanders’ words, “is compulsively dishonest, who is a bully, who actively represents the in
Dan Bongino, a former Secret Service agent and regular contributor to the NRA’s online TV network, went on Fox News program “Outnumbered” Tuesday to decry the uselessness of laws ban
(Reuters) - A steep fall in Walmart shares put the skids on the blue-chip Dow's six-day winning streak, but gains in Amazon and technology stocks propped up the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq.
Perhaps there is no coincidence that in the same week that the Department of Justice confirmed Russian interference with the 2016 presidential election, seventeen young Americans were gunned down by a
America asks a lot of its first couples. … for Melania to gaze upon him the way Nancy Reagan gazed upon her Ronnie. But Ronnie didn’t cheat on Nancy with porn stars and Playmates. WhatR
More people than ever have both a Costco membership and pay for Amazon Prime, according to a new survey, underscoring the direct competition between the two Seattle-area retail giants.
The Trump administration is looking to clarify when Americans can discharge student loans in bankruptcy, responding to concerns that more borrowers will be stuck under huge debt burdens for years.
CALGARY - A lack of oil pipeline space, and the resulting discount to Canadian crude, is costing the economy roughly $15.6 billion a year or about 0.75 per cent of ......
OTTAWA - Statistics Canada says international tourism set an annual record during Canada 150 last year, with 20.8 million trips of one or more nights. The overall figure surpasses the previous ...
A police chief in Iowa still hasn’t been fired from his position despite the fact that he was caught sending racist and sexist emails — and even though he literally shot himself in the foo
Grocery operator Albertsons Cos. plans to buy drugstore chain Rite Aid Corp. — a move it announced Tuesday as major retailers continue to bulk up and diversify in the face of shifting consumer s
George Clooney and his wife said on Tuesday they are donating $500,000 to the “March for Our Lives” rally in Washington and will walk with students in support of gun control following last

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