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Trump threatens payback for US companies that move abroad

Trump threatens payback for US companies that move abroad

The first encounter between Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump already bode well for the two. China lodged a diplomatic protest on Saturday after Trump spoke by phone with President Tsai Ing-wen of Taiwan, the first by a USA president-elect or president since Jimmy Carter switched diplomatic recognition from Taiwan to China in 1979, acknowledging Taiwan as part of "one China".



Iran Condemns US Senate Vote to Extend Sanctions

President-elect Donald Trump frequently spoke against Iran's nuclear deal on the campaign trail, giving a vague ultimatum to the Iranian government that he would roll back the Obama administration's policy of engagement with Tehran if he becomes the president.


AIIMS expert team confirms Jayalalithaa completely recovered: AIADMK

AIIMS expert team confirms Jayalalithaa completely recovered: AIADMK

News had done the rounds that as a precautionary measure, schools and colleges under the Madras and Anna University would remain closed in the view of Tamil Nadu chief minister, J Jayalalithaa suffering a cardiac arrest. Maharashtra Governor C. Vidyasagar Rao, who has additional charge of the state, returned from Mumbai and visited the hospital to enquire about her condition.



Mahesh Shah, Who Declared Rs 13860 Crore Under IDS, Goes Missing

Income Tax officials have searched Mr Shah's office and home, and also the the dwelling of his chartered accountant, Tehmul Sethna, who assisted Shah. This is not my money". Shah said that he wanted to "reveal it all" but only to a "select team of I-T officials". He appeared on various local news channels today and he claimed in an interview that "the money was not mine and had been given to me by various person including politicians, builders and babus".


Russia, Turkey keep lines open on Syria amid competing goals

Russia, Turkey keep lines open on Syria amid competing goals

So a new clash over Syria is a potentially alarming prospect. Russian Federation and Turkey disagree over which elements of the Syrian opposition constitute terrorists, with Moscow — like its Syrian ally — using the term loosely to encompass most armed opposition fighters.



Possible tornado kills 3 in Alabama as storms cross South

Property damage of varying degrees was reported throughout the rest of the state. Many trees were knocked down there and a few dozen homes were damaged by fallen trees, according to the preliminary reports . The NWS has confirmed five tornadoes in the state. At least four people have died in wildfires around Gatlinburg, Tennessee . Both twisters were EF-1 and moved at 105 miles per hour.