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Fiji wins Pacific Nations Cup 2017

Fiji wins Pacific Nations Cup 2017

Fiji qualified last week after they beat Tonga 14-10 in Nuku'alofa and as the top-ranked Oceania team will join Australia, Wales, Georgia and either Canada or Uruguay in Pool D in Japan. A try by replacement lock Api Ratuniyarawa sealed the victory in the 75th minute. "I'd like to congratulate Fiji for their win in the PNC", Lemi said.


Modi govt has 73% citizens' support

Modi govt has 73% citizens' support

The OECD found that the Indonesian and Switzerland governments had the trust of 80 per cent of their people while the Indian government had the confidence of 73 per cent. A government can harness trust from its people only if it delivers on its promises. The report also said that on an average, the women make up only 29% of parliamentarians and 28% of ministers in OECD countries in 2017.


Oregon Driver Arrested For Towing Her Children In A Red Wagon

Oregon Driver Arrested For Towing Her Children In A Red Wagon

At one point, witnesses told police that the 2-year-old began crying as the wagon went up on two wheels before Donohue stopped the vehicle and put that child in the auto with her and continued pulling the other two children behind her auto.


France Supports Promotion of Dialogue to Resolve Crisis Around Qatar

France Supports Promotion of Dialogue to Resolve Crisis Around Qatar

Doha has denied the accusations . People in the United States who represent and advise the Saudi government have also not yet responded to Reuters' request for confirmation or comment. The Brotherhood was a major player in the Arab spring revolts across the Middle East and North Africa. Qatar hosts al-Udeid Air Base, the largest US military installation in the Middle East and hub for USA -led operations against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria.


Fernanda intensifies into category 4 hurricane far east of islands

Fernanda intensifies into category 4 hurricane far east of islands

At 5 a.m., Hurricane Fernanda was located over 2,000 miles east southeast of Hilo moving west at approximately 12 mph. At 11 a.m. Friday, the cyclone was moving west at about 12 miles per hour. While it's still too early to tell if the hurricane will have any impact on Hawaii, early forecast models show a track that moves in a direction toward the islands.


United Kingdom takes steps towards Brexit with Repeal Bill

United Kingdom takes steps towards Brexit with Repeal Bill

With the Tories being propped up by their "confidence and supply" agreement with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), a backbench rebellion from Conservative MPs could see the bill dramatically changed and May's premiership come to an end.