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Trump tax plan would aid Wall St. despite closing loophole

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump reiterated his promise in Sunday's debate to kill the "carried interest" tax loophole that benefits hedge fund managers and others - but his tax plan offers other goodies for Wall Street, a nonpartisan tax research group said on Tuesday.
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This week on The House, what did Justin Trudeau and the country's premiers manage to agree on when it comes to fighting climate change? Will it allow
Chabahar, Sistan and Baluchestan prov, Dec 10, IRNA - Commander of the Iranian Army Ground Forces Brigadier General Kiumars Heidari said that some 23 expert units of Islamic Republic of Iran Army Gro
Baghdad, Dec 10, IRNA - Head of the Iraqi National Alliance (INA) Ammar Al-Hakim, heading a delegation, departed to Tehran on Saturday, an Iraqi source said.
Former Argentine President Cristina Fernandez Kirchner met with former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva for an hour and a half at the Lula Institute in the Săo Pau
Tehran, Dec 10, IRNA – The UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson during his speech at the International Institute for Strategic Studies Manama Dialogue defended the Joint Comprehensive Plan Of Action in
The AIADMK rejected reports of rift in the party and said election will take place soon to choose her successor, amid speculation that Sasikala is the frontrunner The post AIADMK rejects reports of ri
Human rights campaigners disrupt a Jeremy Corbyn speech in protest at Labour's response to the war in Syria.
Tehran, Dec 10, IRNA – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged all people around the world to help promote human rights worldwide.
Dezful, Khuzestan prov, Dec 10, IRNA - The US still continues its hostile policy towards Iran, Chairman of Parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Alaeddin Boroujerdi said.
The AIADMK today said it had no answer to whether its deceased party supremo Jayalalithaa had left behind a will for her properties worth about Rs 113.72 crore. On being asked if Jayalalithaa had lef
DA leader Mmusi Maimane has condemned President Jacob Zuma's participation in celebrations marking the 20th anniversary of the Constitution.
Stockholm, Dec 10, IRNA – A senior Sweden official stressed the political determination of his country to develop relations with Iran in all areas.
Should he win, Republican John Kennedy would fill a crucial seat in the Senate.
The AIADMK stepped into damage control mode to scotch rumours and speculation on who will lead the party following the demise of its General Secretary and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, J Jayalali
Sasikala was a close aide of Jayalalithaa and was by her side till her last breath
Russia's right to host the 2018 World Cup amid state-sponsored doping revelations is questioned by MP Damian Collins.
Jayalalithaa’s death on 5 December and Sasikala’s feat in anointing O Panneerselvam as the new Chief Minister in the middle of night and then, equally swiftly, taking full charge of the affairs of the
Federal prosecutors on Friday filed new criminal charges against Brazil’s former President Lula da Silva for allegedly using his influence for financial gain after he left offi
Friday night, Justin Trudeau was able to appear on stage with the premiers and declare himself "very happy" to have general agreement on a pan-Canadi
BRUSSELS – All the parties of the EU-Ukraine-Russia trilateral negotiations in Brussels on Friday welcomed the opportunity to consult on gas supplies to Ukraine and gas flows to the European Union in
Swaraj, who has been in and out of the hospital for last few months, was admitted to AIIMS on November 7
Swaraj, 64, has been treated regularly for diabetes and has been on dialysis to flush out her kidneys for weeks
NEW YORK – The UN General Assembly passed a resolution calling for an end to the fighting in Syria by a majority of votes on Friday. The resolution was supported by 122 countries, 13 voted again
Saturday marks Human Rights Day, the annual commemoration of the United Nations General Assembly adopting the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948. As activists and organizations worldwide c
Luanda - The ruling MPLA party is celebrating this Saturday its 60th foundation anniversary with pride in its conquests achieved in favour of the Angolan people and the enormous responsibility the pe
The AIADMK stepped into damage control mode to scotch rumours and speculation on who will lead the party following the demise of its General Secretary and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, J Jayalali
Will PM Modi's gamble pay off in poll bound Uttar Pradesh? Would peoples’ patience with BJP last beyond 31 December? And what will happen if it does not? The post UP elections: Will PM Modi’s de
New York, Dec 10, IRNA – Iran’s Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative to the United Nations Gholamali Dehghani on Friday said that Iran will vote against a draft resolution on the situation
Addressing a farmers' rally in Banaskantha, Modi said demonetisation has empowered the poor of the country
President Jacob Zuma expressed deep sadness and conveyed his heartfelt condolences on the death of Beata Lipman who wrote down the original Freedom Charter.
On Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a farmers' rally in Deesa, Banaskantha district in Gujarat on his day-long visit where he raised the issue of demonetisation and the lack of support
Showdown between Panneerselvam and Sasikala was so bitter that was subsequently sidelined and not made a member of AIADMK's electoral committee that recommends candidates for every seat to Jayalalitha
Hitting out at the Opposition parties for constantly disrupting Parliament on the demonetisation issue, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the Opposition is running away from debate and not allowing h
Morning Live viewers were reminded of Hlaudi Motsoeneng's largesse when they had to endure a praise song for him that ran seven minutes into the news bulletin.

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