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French see no one to counter Macron, set to sweep parliament

The far-right National Front (FN) was seen third with 13.1-14 percent. Far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon, who came in a strong fourth place in the presidenti...


US joins battle as Philippines takes losses in besieged city

The AFP on Saturday said U.S. forces were providing technical assistance but had no "boots on the ground", confirming a statement from the United States ...


AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) EPS Analysis

Vetr raised United States Steel from a "strong sell" rating to a "sell" rating and set a $31.06 price objective for the company in a research report on Monday,...


'Bernie Would Have Won': Sanders Supporters See Hope In UK Election

The terms of such a deal were thought to have been agreed on Saturday evening, but just before midnight, a statement from the DUP suggested that talks are ong...


Retail inflation lowest since 2012, IIP accelerates to over 3%

In a sign Asia's third-largest economy is stabilising after the disruption caused by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's clampdown on the use of cash late last year,...


Britain's PM May to face party lawmakers after election disaster

May put on a courageous face after Thursday's vote, expressing sorrow for the MPs who lost their seats but refusing to acknowledge how her election gamble backf...


'Come from Away' lands one of its seven Tony Award nominations

The show offered a fascinating contrast between a slew of young new artists-like Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, winners of best score for " Dear Evan Hansen ", a...


Apple WWDC 2017 Highlights: Whats new?

Sure, it didn't necessarily have the latest specs or features like Touch ID or the Touch Bar , but for those who wanted a reliable computer that didn't cos...


World Against Child Labour Day

Recent figures released by the ILO showed that numerous world's 168 million children who suffer from one form of hazardous labour or the other live in conf...


Comey Testimony Hysterics Perfectly Summed Up in 5 Hilarious Cartoons

Meanwhile, a congressional panel asked for any tapes of their conversations. And, after reports that Kasowitz and Defense Secretary James Mattis allowed Tr...


French Parliamentary Elections: Emmanuel Macron heads for solid majority

That scenario appears likely with the President enjoying a successful first few weeks in office where he has impressed in his attitude toward US President Donal...


Qatar ready to talk over Gulf concerns, Kuwait says

According to Reuters , the rift has disrupted travel, separated families, severed commercial links and sown confusion among banks and businesses. The United ...


Midatech Pharma PLC's (MTPH) Buy Rating Reiterated at N+1 Singer

Therefore 100% are positive. The stock's market capitalization is 315.39M, it has a 52-week low of 116.43 and a 52-week high of 212.00. Equities researchers a...


Trump punishes Times reporter for debunked Russian Federation story

At a White House press conference today, President Trump accused former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey of perjuring himself before the...


Puerto Rico Overwhelmingly Votes On US Statehood In Non-Binding Referendum

In a similar referendum in 2012, before the island's financial troubles deepened, 61% voted for statehood. Its commonwealth status means Puerto Rico is subj...


Theresa May to lose Prime Minister's seat

May's miscalculation in calling this election harks back to an earlier blunder by her immediate predecessor: former Prime Minister David Cameron and his decis...


Hillary 'cracks' covfefe: Secret note for Russian Federation

In early April - and probably earlier - she attributed her loss, in part, to misogyny. Kucinich said that Clinton might be "burning bridges" with members of h...


Oil drops 2% as USA climate withdrawal compounds glut concerns

After shedding almost 3% overnight, US crude futures on the New York Mercantile CLN7, +1.37% were recently up 45 cents, or 0.9%, to $48.78 a barrel in the G...


E3 2017: Here's the rumored price for Project Scorpio

The Xbox One X , formerly known as Project Scorpio, is coming out on November 7. To put that in proper perspective, AMD's Radeon RX 480 contains 36 cores tha...


German foreign minister tries to cool off Merkel-Trump row

Speaking at a joint news conference with Modi, Merkel reiterated her view that "we need to take our fate in Europe into our own hands". During a campaign r...


Taylor Swift returns to streaming sites

It's the latest chapter in their long-running feud which kicked off when Taylor's dancers left her tour to dance with Katy and she wrote the song Bad Blood...


Italy's Anti-Euro Five Star Movement Suffers Election Setbacks

The centre-right and centre-left looked set to dispute many of these battles at a June 25 second round vote. The largest city at stake is Palermo, where incum...


NBA is reviewing several 'incidents' from Game 4 of NBA Finals

And when the Cavs defeated Golden State 137-116 last time out, it was because they were brutal and unapologetic for it. All LeBron did was put up 45 points ...


Harry Kane heartened by England character in dramatic draw with Scotland

There have been 114 meetings between the countries but none have ended as dramatically. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain at least looked energetic as a substitute and ...


Boris Johnson denies plot to topple tottering Theresa May

It found support for Corbyn remained high for people in their 20s and 30s but fell sharply among middle-aged and older voters, who strongly favoured May and her...


'Dear Evan Hansen', Bette Midler, 'Oslo' win big at Broadway's Tony Awards

The 71st Annual Tony Awards took place Sunday night on CBS. Moments later, the show's story writer, Steven Levenson, won the Tony for best book, and Alex La...


Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny detained ahead of protests

It is a national holiday, and a whole series of official events are already planned on Tverskaya Street to mark Russia Day - including some military re-enactmen...


India to release 11 Pakistan prisoners today in 'goodwill gesture'

Indian officials were quoted by the Times of India as saying that the release of the 11 prisoners was a humanitarian issue and, therefore, should not be linke...


The Baker Hughes Incorporated (BHI) Raised to Hold at ValuEngine

Several hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in BHI . Comerica Bank raised its stake in shares of Baker Hughes by 4.1% in the fourth quart...


Malaysia Airlines flight turns back after bomb threat

Ashton said clearance was granted for police to investigate the man after he was assessed to be fit for interview on psychological grounds. Flights to Melbou...


Two top aides to British PM May resign after disappointing election

Labour have won 261 seats, gaining 36, losing 5, giving them an overall increase of 31. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn had earlier called for the Prime Min...


US, Turkey discuss Qatar row, Syria on phone call

Qatari Foreign Minister Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani thanked Russian Federation for providing assistance to Qatar in overcoming the consequences of the dip...


Macron's Party Set For Huge French Parliamentary Majority

With 90% of voters accounted for, Macron's Republic on the Move (LREM) and Modem allies had won 31.9% support, Interior Ministry results showed. The party's s...


Watch the Xbox E3 Briefing on Mixer to Earn Free 'Digital Goodness'

The price drop was disclosed on Twitter by the software giant, by openly announcing that the Xbox One S consoles with its bundles will be dropped by $50. That...


Project Scorpio is now officially 'Xbox One X,' priced at $499

It features a 6-teraflop graphics chip, 12 GB of memory, and 326 GB/second of memory bandwidth. The Battle Royale inspired PlayUnknowns Battlegrounds is mak...