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German air force scrambles fighter jets to track Indian plane

This is the second time in the past three years that a Jet Airways flight on the Mumbai-London sector has been in a communications breakdown with the ATC in German airspace. Newswire reports back in 2014 said a probe by the DGCA found the pilots overlooked increasing the speaker volume after removing the headsets, resulting in a break in communications for nearly 30 minutes.


Manchester United legend Dwight Yorke denied entry to the United States

Manchester United legend Dwight Yorke denied entry to the United States

According to Keys, Yorke had been flying into Miami. Former Sky Sports presenter Richard Keys made the allegation on Twitter, claiming Yorke could not travel internally to Miami because "he had an Iranian stamp in his passport". An online article from the UK Mirror stated that Richard Keys is an anchor on beIN Sports. But hopefully it will be fine, I always try and look on the bright side of life.


Iran Tests Another Missile in Defiance of US Warning

Iran Tests Another Missile in Defiance of US Warning

President Donald Trump has threatened to get tough on Iran, telling the country recently it has been put on notice. The U.S. leader has pledged to increase support for traditional American allies in the Gulf, many of whom oppose a greater Iranian role in the region.



IRS warns about new tax scam

However, if a taxpayer is a dependent of another taxpayer, the dependent will have a lower filing requirement that could kick in as low as $1,050 in unearned income or $6,300 for earned income. If first-time filers finish their return and discover they had too much or too little tax withheld during the year - meaning they got too big a refund or owed more - they can adjust how much tax is withheld in 2017.


China's Forex Reserves Decline In January

China's Forex Reserves Decline In January

Although U.S. President Donald Trump accuses Beijing of guiding the yuan weaker, the fact is the Chinese government is scrambling to prevent the currency from crashing. Authorities recently rolled out stricter requirements for citizens converting yuan into foreign currencies as the annual $50,000 foreign exchange quota for individuals reset January 1.