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Federal budget includes measures to encourage modern skills, retraining

Federal budget includes measures to encourage modern skills, retraining

OTTAWA-Wind chills here approached -30°C as Finance Minister Bill Morneau unveiled the Liberal government's second budget on Wednesday. The government also eliminated the deduction for employee home...

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Scottish parliament backs bid for second independence referendum

The Scottish Parliament voted by 69 votes to 59 on Tuesday for another referendum, but it can not hold a legally-binding vote without London's approval. Some 62 percent of Scottish voters were i...

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Jared Kushner retains millions in property portfolio while serving in White House

While the couple previously sold off many of their assets when they became White House employees, they are still holding on to many of their real estate holdings, including the Old Post Office that wa...

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Congress objects, BJP hails passage of GST bills

Congress objects, BJP hails passage of GST bills

He termed the tabling of the bills in Parliament as an important milestone in the implementation of the GST. The focus will now shift to the "classification" or "fitment" exercise ~ a comprehensive li...

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Saudi King says Syrian subjected to 'killing' urges United Nations based political deal

At the Arab League summit, Greenblatt conveyed Trump's optimism that an Israel-Palestinian peace will "reverberate positively throughout the region and the world". The biggest disagreement among Arab ...

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The FBI is investigating the Trump's campaign on suspected

The FBI is investigating the Trump's campaign on suspected "collusion" with Moscow

Also at the hearing before the House Intelligence Committee, Comey contradicted President Donald Trump's past tweets and said he had "no information" support Trump's claims about a " wiretap " of ...

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Railways to provide fresh food cooked after every 2 hours

Railways to provide fresh food cooked after every 2 hours

The Indian Ministry of Railways have issued a rate card for its catering services, after frequent complaints, by the passengers . After being flooded with complaints of over-priced food on social m...

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Top White House staffers worth billions

Top White House staffers worth billions

Ivanka Trump resigned from her management role in the Trump Organization and her eponymous fashion brand. Ivanka Trump's stake in the Trump International Hotel, located blocks from the White House, ...

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Top staff in Trump administration worth billions, records show

Trump and Kushner stepped down from running their respective businesses to assume unpaid posts at the White House, but the disclosure reports shared with the Associated Press and The New York Tim...

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Spicer: Questions About Nunes' Meeting On WH Grounds Are 'Issues For Him'

Last week, Nunes announced that he received information from an undisclosed source that conversations by Trump and his staff had been swept up in " incidental collection " activities by USA spy agenci...

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Wealthy White House staffers' finances detailed in new disclosures

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's son-in-law and daughter are holding onto scores of real estate investments — part of a portfolio of at least $240 million in assets — while they serve in Wh...

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SpaceX successfully launches first recycled rocket into orbit

SpaceX successfully launches first recycled rocket into orbit

After successfully launching a satellite toward geosynchronous orbit - 22,000 miles into space - the rocket then returned to Earth and landed on a remotely piloted platform, known as a droneship, in t...

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Brexit: UK publishes 'Great Repeal Bill' plan to replace European Union laws

While British Prime Minister Theresa May's letter focuses a lot on security, the draft resolution states " ... whatever the outcome of negotiations on the future of European-United Kingdom relationshi...

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Michael Moore: Democrats shouldn't gloat over Donald Trump health care flop

Michael Moore: Democrats shouldn't gloat over Donald Trump health care flop

The proposed bill also would have taken away coverage for "essential benefits" like outpatient care, emergency services, mental health, prescription drugs and rehabilitative services. Hospitals have b...

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MI catches fire from three, advances past Oklahoma State, 92-91

MI catches fire from three, advances past Oklahoma State, 92-91

Michigan State on the other hand has nothing to lose and should be quite loose. They have so many shooters. Hard to get this team to take a bad shot. Nick Ward led the Spartans with 19 points on 8/9...

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Filings Show Just How Complex Ivanka Trump's And Jared Kushner's Finances Are

Filings Show Just How Complex Ivanka Trump's And Jared Kushner's Finances Are

The Kushner company owns more than 20,000 apartments and approximately 14 million square feet of office space. Ivanka, the daughter of President Donald Trump, stepped out in the morning, with a do...

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Israel approves first new West Bank settlement in 20 years, flayed

US President Donald Trump (R) looks to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hold a joint news conference at the White House in Washington, U.S., February 15, 2017. UN Secretary-General Antonio Gu...

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National Football League votes in favor of Raiders move to Vegas

The Raiders are on the move again, and this time they're headed to Las Vegas. Owner Mark Davis addressing the media after the decision. The comments run contrary to Raiders owner Mark Davis's de...

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Sean Spicer: President Trump 'believes that Mike Flynn should go testify'

Sean Spicer: President Trump 'believes that Mike Flynn should go testify'

Speaker Ryan must insist that Chairman Nunes at least recuse himself from the Trump-Russia investigation immediately. He was brought to the NSC by former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn who ...

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Trump's son-in-law retains scores of real estate holdings

Mr Kushner left high-level positions at more than 200 entities related to his family's real estate business, according to the documents, but will continue to reap benefits from many holdings related...

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SA switches off for #earthhour2017 and saves 420MW

The initiative is supported by 7,000 cities around the world. Spokesperson Mora Scott says for BC Hydro, Earth Hour is a symbolic event to encourage people to turn off unnecessary electronics to pro...

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Texas Senate approves $106 billion budget

Dan Huberty's proposal increases per-student funding about $200 to $5,350. "We shouldn't be using state highway funds , or pretending to use state highway funds ". Rep. Nita Lowey of NY, the senior ...

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Philippines seeks to rename marine zone after China shows interest

Philippines seeks to rename marine zone after China shows interest

Gatchalian pointed out that while the government did have technology to find out where the ship is, it did not have technology to find out what the ship is doing. The Chinese Foreign Ministry welcomed...

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Fang Holdings Limited Earnings Watch & Stock Update

According to Yahoo Finance, the price target for the company which analysts are aiming is 9. At the time of writing, the First Call consensus price target for the company is $4.93. The median estimate...

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Self-driving auto crash comes amid debate about regulations

The collision resulted in the Uber auto being toppled onto its side with another vehicle, presumably the one that hit it, in a bad state at the side of the road. However, Uber's autonomous cars still ...

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Brexit: EU's Tusk to issue negotiation guidelines

President of the European Council Donald Tusk attends a joint press conference Friday in Valletta , Malta. In laying out the EU's terms for the exit negotiations - which still must be approved by t...

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Eyeing lucrative offers, Delhiites throng showrooms to buy BS III vehicles

Eyeing lucrative offers, Delhiites throng showrooms to buy BS III vehicles

Supreme Court has banned sales and registration of BS III vehicles and asked the manufacturers to sell their inventory in the remaining days of March. There are around six lakh unsold BS-III compliant...

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Fix key UK Brexit items 1st, then fall talks on future

Fix key UK Brexit items 1st, then fall talks on future

In a tough response to the Prime Minister's Brexit letter , Donald Tusk, president of the European Council, rejected her request for parallel talks, saying that "will not happen". Under Article 50, n...

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Merkel's party easily beats centre-left in state poll

With six months to go before the federal election on September 24, Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party won 40.7 percent of the vote in the Saarland state parliament, an improvement on the ...

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Top Dem says it's too soon to consider immunity

Flynn's request has prompted intrigue from media figures who noted how he talked about Hillary Clinton's aides receiving immunity for their testimony in the past. Among other things, Flynn has receive...

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Can Sears Survive? Maybe Not, Company Admits In Financial Filings

Like a chess player who realizes their only chance of not losing is a tornado that whisks the table away, Sears Holdings is now making it clear to investors that there's a good chance the company won'...

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Trump approves Keystone XL, calling it 'great day' for jobs

What he neglected to mention was that TransCanada, the company seeking to build the pipeline to transport shale oil, wasn't going to leave the oil in the ground; it was just going to sell it elsewhere...

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Pyongyang making 'meaningful progress' on rockets: Seoul

Pyongyang making 'meaningful progress' on rockets: Seoul

KCNA reports that the North Korean leader sees the success of the current test as a great event of historic significance while a new birth of the Juche-based rocket industry was unveiled. It launch...

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Toshiba unit Westinghouse files for bankruptcy protection

Toshiba unit Westinghouse files for bankruptcy protection

Cost overruns have dogged the two nuclear facilities under construction in the nation - Southern's Vogtle plant in Georgia and SCANA's V.C. Summer project in SC. "It gives us critical direct access to...

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GST Inches Closer To Victory, Lok Sabha Clears 4 Crucial Bills

GST Inches Closer To Victory, Lok Sabha Clears 4 Crucial Bills

The Lok Sabha today passed four key Goods and Services Tax Bills, rejecting amendments moved by the opposition. He said that the Centre and states are together prepared for implementation of the "...

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