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China Plans Reciprocal Tariffs on $3 Billion of US Imports

China Plans Reciprocal Tariffs on $3 Billion of US Imports

The Ministry of Commerce announced additional duties on up to $3 billion of imports from the United States , including fruit, nuts, pork, wine and seamless steel pipe. "It is true that we are Chinese companies, but we supply American companies", said the executive with Changhong. However, Chinese officials already insist companies aren't required to hand over technology, so it was unclear how policy might change.


No Relief for Dreamers in US Govt's Latest Spending Bill

No Relief for Dreamers in US Govt's Latest Spending Bill

Trump is heading to Florida where he will spend the weekend at the Mar-a-Lago estate. President Donald Trump says he signed the $1.3 trillion omnibus spending bill Friday afternoon after earlier issuing a surprise veto threat of the legislation via tweet raising the prospect of a government shutdown .


Don't forget! The clocks go back at 1am tomorrow morning

Don't forget! The clocks go back at 1am tomorrow morning

The Summer Time Act of 1916 was passed by Parliament and the first official day of British Summer Time was May 21 1916. ' always get thrown around. At 1am the clocks will go forward by one hour. As a result, there's more daylight in the evenings and less in the mornings - sometimes called Daylight Saving Time. Many claimed that putting the clocks forward and backward can negatively affect people's mental and physical health.


India working to be TB-free by 2025, says PM Modi

India working to be TB-free by 2025, says PM Modi

Prime Minister Modi told the MPs that workers are "keys to victory" and they must be with them through ups and downs. MPs were reportedly told to reach out to people in their constituencies and make them aware of all that the government has achieved since coming to power in 2014.


Bomb kills two in Alexandria ahead of Egypt elections

Bomb kills two in Alexandria ahead of Egypt elections

Photographs posted online showed black smoke rising above the site of the attack near a police station on Al-Moaskar Al-Romani street. The bomb, targeting security chief convoy in Rushdy district, was planted under a vehicle and went off when the convoy passed by it, according to a statement by the ministry of interior.


Cyclone Nora Edging Closer

Cyclone Nora Edging Closer

The Tropical Cyclone is expected to reach Category 4 strength during Saturday while over the northeast Gulf of Carpentaria. "Tropical Cyclone Nora is now moving slowly eastwards but will begin a more south-easterly path during today and Saturday into the Gulf of Carpentaria, the BoM said in a statement at 10am".