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Amid regional crisis, Qatar restores diplomatic ties to Iran

Amid regional crisis, Qatar restores diplomatic ties to Iran

The Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs is still waiting for any response from the Ministry of Haj and Umrah in Saudi Arabia to complete the procedures concerning the pilgrims of Qatar, as is the case between the two countries in the past.


UDF Calls for Health Minister's Resignation, Boycotts Assembly

UDF Calls for Health Minister's Resignation, Boycotts Assembly

Five MLAs who have been demanding minister K K Shylaja's resignation over mismanagement of admissions to private self-financing medical colleges were joined by other members of the opposition on Wednesday. In a bid to put pressure on the government, they also chose to boycott the minister in the assembly and objected to the tabling of the Kerala Medical Education Bill by her.


Citizenship scandal MPs face nervous wait for High Court ruling

Citizenship scandal MPs face nervous wait for High Court ruling

Mr Ludlam, who resigned on July 14, became an Australian citizen when 19 and like Senator Roberts will be tested as to whether he took reasonable steps to renounce his allegiance to a foreign power. As a safety net, the National's leader has already renounced the New Zealand citizenship he held by descent, meaning he would be free to recontest his seat.


Media Turns to Third Leg of 'Resist Trump' Stool

Media Turns to Third Leg of 'Resist Trump' Stool

President Donald Trump called out his detractors and threatened to shut down the government over funding for the border wall during a fiery rally in Phoenix Tuesday. On his old foe, the "mainstream media", Trump said: "The media can attack me, but where I draw the line is when they attack you". Jeff Flake , a Republican who is up for reelection in 2018, and complain some more about the "fake" news media.


LG Electronics Plans EV Component Factory In Michigan

LG Electronics Plans EV Component Factory In Michigan

The factory will make and package renewable batteries and supply 11 other parts to the auto industry. The project will mean at least 292 new jobs – 137 LG factory workers in Hazel Park and another related 155 engineers and technicians at the expanded LG R&D Center co-located with LGs vehicle components US headquarters in Troy, Michigan.