Image copyright AFP Image caption The House of Lords is the last hurdle facing Theresa May before Brexit talks can begin Peers are to begin debating the bill paving the way for the start of Brexit. MPs agreed the proposed law unchanged, authorising Theresa May to inform the EU of the UK’s intention to leave. […]

Nearly every local authority in England is planning to raise council taxes this year but council leaders are warning services still face “deep cuts”. The Local Government Association says funding care for increasing numbers of elderly people is forcing up bills. It says many councils are planning tax increases of up to 4.99% but that […]

Centralna izborna komisija (CIK) BiH petnaestak minuta iza ponoći na svojoj je web stranici objavila prve preliminarne rezultate ponovljenih izbora za Općinsko vijeće Stolac. Prema podacima CIK-a, Hrvatska demokratska zajednica (HDZ) BiH dobila je povjerenje 3.654 ili 49,82 posto glasača, dok je za Inicijativu za Stolac glasalo 2.986 ili 40,71 birača. Hrvatska koalicija za Stolac (HSP BiH […]

WASHINGTON — A draft of President Donald Trump’s revised immigration ban targets the same seven countries listed in his original executive order and exempts travelers who already have a visa to travel to the U.S., even if they haven’t used it yet. A senior administration official said the order, which Trump revised after federal courts […]

Thousands in the Streets Nationwide as Weekend of Action Kicks Off

February 19, 2017

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Trump remark baffles Swedes

February 19, 2017

Media caption“Sweden, they took in large numbers,” Donald Trump tells a crowd of supporters During another ferocious attack on the media on Saturday evening, US President Donald Trump cited a non-existent incident in Sweden, baffling many – not least Swedes. “You look at what’s happening in Germany, you look at what’s happening last night in […]

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Kraft Heinz drops Unilever takeover bid

February 19, 2017

Image copyright Reuters Kraft Heinz says it has dropped its plan to buy Anglo-Dutch rival Unilever. Marmite-maker Unilever rejected the US food giant’s bid on Friday, saying it saw “no merit, either financial or strategic” in Kraft’s offer, worth about $143bn (£115bn). “Unilever and Kraft Heinz hold each other in high regard,” the companies said […]

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At least 20 killed in Mogadishu market blast

February 19, 2017

At least 20 people have died after a car bomb exploded in the Somali capital Mogadishu. In the deadliest attack since the election of President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed – nicknamed Farmajo – the vehicle exploded on Sunday at an intersection packed with civilians, traders and security forces. “A suicide car bomber blew himself up inside […]

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