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It's one year until Brexit, so good thing we've got everything covered

It's one year until Brexit, so good thing we've got everything covered

As she visited parts of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland yesterday, her key message is one of unity for all those who voted for or against Brexit in the June 2016 referendum. Carwyn Jones, First Minister of the Welsh Assembly, said the prime minister did not have a clear plan for a UK-EU relationship after the "transition period" ends.


UAE and South Korea celebrate completion of Barakah's first nuclear reactor

UAE and South Korea celebrate completion of Barakah's first nuclear reactor

It is estimated that, when completed, the plants will produce a combined 5,600 megawatts of power, contributing nearly 25 per cent of the nation's electricity. The UAE Peaceful Nuclear Energy Program offers an exciting, challenging and rewarding career. Unit 1, originally scheduled to begin operating in 2017, was delayed until this year 'to ensure sufficient time for global assessments and adherence to nuclear industry safety standards, as well as a reinforcement of operational proficiency for ...


UP government officially introduces 'Ramji' in BR Ambedkar's name

UP government officially introduces 'Ramji' in BR Ambedkar's name

Furthermore, the English spelling of the name remains unchanged but the Hindi spelling changes so that his name is pronounced "Aambedkar", according to The New Indian Express . The demand was spearheaded by the Governor over the past few months, who had also written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. BJP Minister Swami Prasad Maurya, who was earlier with Mayawati's BSP, also defended the decision of the Adityanath government and said, "There is no ulterior motive and politics behind the ...


SC/ST Act: Centre to seek Supreme Court review

SC/ST Act: Centre to seek Supreme Court review

The Constitution envisages continuation of reservation for SCs and STs, he said. The verdict sparked mixed reactions from all sections especially political parties with many pitching for review petition to be filed so as to preserve the basic nature of the Act to protect the SCs and STs.


Trump ousts Veterans Affairs chief, taps White House doctor to replace him

Trump ousts Veterans Affairs chief, taps White House doctor to replace him

Jackson, MD, as the new Secretary of Veterans Affairs", he tweeted. "He has been a great supporter of veterans across the country and I am grateful for his service", the president said of Shulkin, who has come under scrutiny after a report from VA's inspector general concluded his European trip last July amounts to a "misuse of VA resources".