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Company tax cut cost reaches $65.4bn over 10 years

Treasurer Scott Morrison said more than 75 billion Australian dollars ($56 billion) would be spent on infrastructure in the next decade. BILL Shorten is expected to outline whether Labor will support a hike in the Medicare levy in his formal reply to Scott Morrison's 2017 budget tonight.



Kapil Mishra accuses AAP of spreading lies over attack

Amid a row over corruption allegations against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Aam Aadmi Party legislator Saurabh Bharadwaj on Tuesday sought to demonstrate in the Delhi Assembly how an Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) can be tampered with to rig results.


Senate Intelligence Panel Subpoenas Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn

Senate Intelligence Panel Subpoenas Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn

He's been subpoenaed by a Senate committee investigating possible Trump campaign dealings with Russian Federation. In a sharp new development in the Russian Federation probe, the Senate Intelligence Committee announced Wednesday it issued a subpoena to Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn for Russia-related documents.


United Kingdom theme park closed after 11-year-old dies on water ride

United Kingdom theme park closed after 11-year-old dies on water ride

British police said that Evha was recovered from the water and received advanced life support from ambulance crews but later died in a hospital. Drayton Manor's director George Bryan said at a news conference that the theme park's staff is "truly shocked and devastated" by the tragedy, according to The Guardian .



Mattis downplays rift with Turkey after decision to arm Kurds

The US decision has however angered Turkey, which views the YPG as a "terrorist" group because of its ties to the outlawed Kurdistan Worker's Party (PKK). Russian Federation - the key ally of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad - and Turkey have been on opposite sides of the Syrian conflict but are working increasingly closely together in search of peace.


Trump Responds to Testimony on Flynn, Russian Influence

Trump Responds to Testimony on Flynn, Russian Influence

The Jan. 26 conversation took place two days after the Federal Bureau of Investigation interviewed Flynn about those contacts. She was sacked four days later by the Trump administration. Eighteen days went by between Yates expressing her concerns to the White House and Flynn being removed from the post. Trump tweeted about how the subcommittee should ask Yates who he fired, about "classified information" published by news outlets "soon after she explained it to WH council".