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Australia's Ten Network warns future dependent on financing

Australia's Ten Network warns future dependent on financing

The 53-year-old network said it would aim to secure a new debt financing loan from a group of backers already supporting the network, including News Corp's co-chairman Lachlan Murdoch , respected businessman Bruce Gordon and majority owner of Crown Resorts, James Packer .


MCD polls : BJP hits hat-trick in MCD, wins 183 seats

MCD polls : BJP hits hat-trick in MCD, wins 183 seats

The East Municipal Corporations have 64 seats while the North and South have 104 seats each. The Bahujan Samaj Party won three wards, Indian National Lok Dal and Samajwadi Party one each and independents won six wards. Reacting to Mann's position on EVMs, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said the party would introspect on reasons behind its defeat, but that it does not mean EVMs were not tampered with.


Eight Iranian guards dead in clash near Pakistan border

Eight Iranian guards dead in clash near Pakistan border

The militant group called Jaish al Adl has claimed responsibility, the report said. Four other border guards were also injured in the clashes, the news agency reported. The porous frontier has always been used by drug smugglers as well as Sunni militants, both of whom regularly clash with Iranian security forces. A commander of Irans Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) was assassinated by two terrorists in Sistan- Balochistan provinces border area with Pakistan a year ago.



USA deeply concerned by Turkish air strikes on Kurdish fighters

Turkey's airstrikes overnight to April 25 on areas of Iraq and Syria along the border trigger most serious concerns in Moscow, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday, April 26, TASS reports. "We are obliged to take measures". "We will not allow Shingal [in northeast Syria] to become a PKK base. We do know where the strikes were, but we don't know exactly who is dead".


Manchin Says U.S. Senate Backing Retired Miners' Benefits

Manchin Says U.S. Senate Backing Retired Miners' Benefits

Representing coal-dependent West Virginia, Republican Sen. Manchin, who faces re-election next year in the Republican-leaning state, said Trump asked him to relay a message to the mine workers: "Tell them I'm doing everything I can — and will do everything I can" to help them.


Opinion Polls: Any Scenario Possible in French Election

Opinion Polls: Any Scenario Possible in French Election

A protester against far-right National Front leader and presidential candidate Marine Le Pen reacts to a firecracker during a protest march from suburban Aubervilliers to Paris, Sunday, April 16, 2017. While some analysts say a higher turnout would favor Macron and Fillon, BVA said Le Pen and Melenchon could also benefit if young and working class voters cast ballots in high numbers.