|Tuesday, March 28, 2017

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Britain’s UKIP loses sole MP as he quits party

LONDON, Mar 26: Britain’s anti-immigration, anti-EU UK Independence Party (UKIP) lost its only MP on Saturday (Mar 24) when Douglas Carswell quit the party, days before Prime Minister Theresa May was to launch the formal Brexit process. Carswell defected from the ruling Conservative party in 2014 to become the only UKIP member of the 650-seat House of Commons, but ...Full Article

Police stumped as all but one suspect freed in London attack

LONDON, Mar 26: British police admitted on Saturday (Mar 25) they may never know the motive behind this week’s terror attack on parliament, after releasing all but one of ...Full Article

Trump suffers bruising defeat as health reform effort collapses

WASHINGTON, Mar 25: Donald Trump suffered a bitter defeat on Friday (Mar 24) in his first major legislative challenge, as the president’s effort to repeal Obamacare was shot down ...Full Article

Final push on Syria’s Raqa to begin in days: France

BEIRUT, Mar 25: The international coalition battling the Islamic State group will begin a final push on the militants’ Syrian stronghold Raqa in the coming days, French Defence Minister ...Full Article

Terror charges for suspect in Antwerp car incident

BRUSSELS, Mar 25: A Tunisian man has been charged with terror offences after being arrested for driving at high speed into a crowded shopping area in the Belgian port ...Full Article

New arrests as British police release photo of parliament attacker

LONDON, Mar 25: British police said on Friday (Mar 24) they had made further “significant” arrests over the terror attack on parliament, as they released the first picture of ...Full Article

North Korea maintains readiness for nuclear test at any time – South Korea

SEOUL, Mar 24: North Korea has maintained readiness to conduct a new nuclear test at any time, a South Korean military official said on Friday, amid a report of ...Full Article

M’sia’s new adviser Jack Ma has not turned his back on Indonesia

KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 24: Alibaba Group Holding founder Jack Ma said he has not turned his back on Indonesia despite formalising his role as digital economy adviser with Malaysia ...Full Article

US healthcare vote postponed in blow to Trump

WASHINGTON, Mar 24: US President Donald Trump’s bid to repeal his predecessor’s signature healthcare law suffered a bitter blow on Thursday (Mar 23), as opposition from within his Republican ...Full Article

Eight arrested for London attack

LONDON, Mar 24: Eight people have been arrested in the wake of a terrorist attack in Westminster, which killed four people and injured 29, London’s Metropolitan Police confirmed on their ...Full Article
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