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Oil hits 11-day low on expected surge in US shale output

Oil hits 11-day low on expected surge in US shale output

Muted gains (particularly from Russian Federation and India) have contributed heavily to this slowdown. Opec exempted Nigeria and Libya previous year from cutting production, due to their internal conflicts, while it agreed to let Iran pump an additional 90,000 barrels a day to reach output of about 3.8 million.



Turkish body votes against annulling referendum

Asked about Erdogan's plans to reinstate the death penalty, the commission said such a move would end the country's European Union bid. The European Commission said it has "taken note and examined attentively" the OSCE's report. "At the moment it is impossible to determine how many such votes there are and how many were stamped later". In turn, the European Commission has called on Turkey to launch a transparent investigation into the election irregularities.



Investigating agencies doing best to bring back Vijay Mallya : Arun Jaitley

Tuesday's initial hearing set the preliminary stage for the extradition proceedings. Mallya left India a year ago amid attempts by a group of banks to recover around Rs. An arrest prior to extradition hearing is as normal as the bail, a senior official said adding the CBI will now have to convince the court hearing the extradition case about the charges it slapped on Mallya.



Nuclear war 'always' a concern with North Korea

While the North did not conduct a nuclear test, the specter of a potential test and an escalated US response has trailed Pence as he undertakes his Asian tour. However, the vice president had another important agenda; kicking off the U.S. -Japan Economic Dialogue. But Pence's foreign policy reassurance efforts are a good start.


Inclusive Easter egg hunt hosted for special needs children

Inclusive Easter egg hunt hosted for special needs children

This hunt is all ears, as the children search for the eggs making a beeping noise. The Easter Bunny was on hand for photos. This is Joey and Amanda Cabrera's first egg drop event, and they couldn't be more happy to share this moment with their two-year old daughter.


ISIS leaders among 94 killed in East of Afghanistan

ISIS leaders among 94 killed in East of Afghanistan

President Donald Trump said this week he would be sending his new national security adviser, Lt. Gen. HR McMaster, to Afghanistan "to find out how we can make progress alongside our Afghan partners and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies".