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Trump to pull USA out of Trans-Pacific Partnership

The pact is the economic plank of Barack Obama's strategic rebalance to Asia, and a USA departure would render it "meaningless", said Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Merkel said: "I will tell you honestly: I am not happy that the trans-Pacific agreement now will probably not become reality". Other TPP members include Chile, Mexico, Canada, Peru, Brunei, Malaysia , Singapore, Vietnam and Australia.


Pygmy Marmosets stolen from Symbio Wildlife Park

Pygmy Marmosets stolen from Symbio Wildlife Park

At some point between Friday night (25th) and the early hours of Saturdaymorning (26th) there was a break in at Symbio Wildlife park , South of Sydney . They will appear before Campbelltown Local Court on Monday. "Yes, it has been returned back to us", said John Radnidge, the owner of the wildlife park.


Failure to address ban will cost the BJP: Mayawati

Failure to address ban will cost the BJP: Mayawati

The Centre's demonetisation move will have a positive impact on BJP's electoral fortune in the coming Assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh and no one can stop it from forming the next government, party national secretary Mahendra Singh has said.


New Zealand quake: 700 tourists and residents rescued from Kaikoura

New Zealand quake: 700 tourists and residents rescued from Kaikoura

Aucklander Leanne Foulds told Radio New Zealand that some had to sign up twice to board one of the four New Zealand Defence Force helicopters which flew supplies into the town and carried people out. They were fed crayfish, a delicacy for which the South Island town is famous, after the tanks that hold the expensive crustaceans lost their water supply when electricity failed.



Bio author had trouble processing Castro's death

The Cuban-American senator told NBC November 27 that he believes Trump will follow through on campaign promises to demand the Cuban government make more changes in exchange for United States loosening of travel and banking restrictions, among other policy changes.


Wenger: Even when Sanchez looks dead, he is still alive

Wenger: Even when Sanchez looks dead, he is still alive

Arsene Wenger's side have failed to win their last three matches in all competitions and Jenkinson believes the Gunners have only themselves to blame. The equaliser led to Bournemouth pushing for a second and they should have had one through Adam Smith , who headed over from eight yards, and Brad Smith who sent the ball too close to Cech at the near post.