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Tony Blair: Theresa May will be Prime Minister after 2017 General Election

Tony Blair: Theresa May will be Prime Minister after 2017 General Election

She added: "Make no mistake, it could happen". There is anxiety across the manufacturing sector about the impact of simply walking away from the customs union. The source said Labour had made clear it backs "strong security service funding and support to deal with the terrorist threat and other threats".



Repealing Obamacare could violate global law

He also explained how, in addition to failing to meet standards to which the United States holds other countries, a hasty repeal could violate several articles of global laws that protect the rights to "a standard of living adequate for the health and well-being, including food, medical care and necessary social services" and ones geared toward protecting marginalized groups.


Reprieve for Peso, Loonie After Trump's About-Face on Nafta

Reprieve for Peso, Loonie After Trump's About-Face on Nafta

The White House said the phone conversations were "pleasant and productive". But Trump could also simply launch the USA into renegotiations of the trade pact with Canada and Mexico rather than making a bold move declaring the US' intent to withdraw.


NAFTA Safe for Now: Trump Calls Trudeau and Peña Nieto to Renegotiate

NAFTA Safe for Now: Trump Calls Trudeau and Peña Nieto to Renegotiate

Trump has blamed NAFTA for American job losses, but says he believes the end result "will make all three countries stronger and better". The US trade deficit in goods and services previous year with Mexico was $62 billion, but with Canada the US had a surplus of $8 billion.


Pope warns powerful to 'act humbly or risk ruin'

Pope warns powerful to 'act humbly or risk ruin'

Speakers are given a maximum of 18 minutes to present their ideas. Subtitles are available in more than 100 languages. Speaking at the summit that had scientists, academics and innovators, Francis, one of the world's most powerful religious leaders, urged the world to embrace what he called the " revolution of tenderness " in the first-ever papal TED talk .



South Korea, US warn of punishment for North Korea; US stresses sanctions

The front-runner in South Korea's May 9 presidential election has called for a delay in THAAD deployment, saying the new Seoul administration should make a decision after gathering public opinion and more talks with Washington. Moon's closest competitor, Ahn Cheol-soo, has voiced support for THAAD deployment, but has also said he would be willing to ask the U.S.to withdraw the system of China agrees to aggressively pressure North Korea to give up its nuclear ambitions.