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Three Australians arrested in Iran, government says

Three Australian citizens have been reported arrested in Iran. The incident is the latest in a series of recent detentions of Westerners in the count...

Three Australians arrested in Iran, government says

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04:44, 2019-05-18

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13:36, 2019-08-13

Essential poll: majority of Australians support medevac or better asylum care Voters continue to back Scott Morrison post-election and are still coming to terms with Anthony Albanese, survey showsA majority of Australians eithe...
20:48, 2019-09-16

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01:08, 2020-01-10

Home at last: Australians arrive for quarantine after weeks on coronavirus cruise ship More than 150 Australians arrived home on Thursday to begin two weeks of quarantine after finally disembarking a cruise ship docked in Japan where mo...
11:48, 2020-02-20

Australians ordered to flee flames as fires rage in east and west Australian officials on Wednesday ordered residents and tourists to get out of the way of fast-approaching flames as firefighters struggled to contai...
09:20, 2019-11-13

Australians reject Coalition attacks on businesses promoting social issues New survey finds almost 80% support CEOs having a say, but more than half believe when they do, it is out of self-interestAustralians overwhelmingly ...
00:24, 2019-09-16

Coronavirus: Australians waiting to board Wuhan evacuation flight sent home from airport Flight delayed until at least Saturday after China withholds ‘official clearance’ to landAustralians who had been due to leave Wuhan on Friday night ...
01:28, 2020-02-08

Albanese attacks Coalition’s nuclear ‘fantasy’ as Greens say report should ‘alarm all Australians’ Government-dominated committee calls for partial lifting of nuclear ban and for greater work on nuclear technologyThe Labor leader, Anthony Albanese,...
00:40, 2019-12-14

Facebook urges Australians to report fake ads as it launches tool to target scammers Fake celebrity endorsements are used to promote free product trials that are nearly impossible to cancelAustralians are now able to report fake ads t...
08:56, 2019-11-07

In Germany, how government support for news media turned into government control Heidi J.S. Tworek traces the ways officials shaped journalism in early 20th-century Germany....
14:16, 2019-04-19

Italy government agrees state of emergency after confirmed coronavirus cases: government source Italy's cabinet on Friday decided to declare a state of emergency after the first two cases of coronavirus were confirmed in the country, a governmen...
12:36, 2020-01-31

Nick Kyrgios: how tennis's loudest talent became a hero to the quiet Australians | Russell Jackson The usually polarising player aced the national mood during the bushfire crisis and has spent a few heady weeks in unfamiliar territoryOf all the imm...
18:16, 2020-01-15

Brexit vote news LIVE: Government loses working majority as Phillip Lee joins Lib Dems ahead of showdown with Government Boris Johnson's Government has lost its working majority after Conservative MP Phillip Lee crossed the floor in the Commons to join the Lib Dems....
17:44, 2019-09-03

A man who police say boasted on Instagram about not being arrested for threatening to 'execute' Jared Kushner was just arrested Associated Press/Evan Vucci A man who repeatedly boasted that he had not been arrested for making death threats against Jared Kushner and Donald Tru...
03:04, 2019-05-04

Jane Fonda arrested again at climate change protest; Sam Waterston also arrested For the second week in a row, Jane Fonda was arrested while protesting climate change in DC. Actor and co-star Sam Waterston was also arrested.  ...
20:04, 2019-10-18

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19:28, 2019-10-25

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21:04, 2020-02-05

Thousands of Australians are calling for their prime minster's resignation. He's vowed to keep exporting coal, despite the link between fires and climate change. Rohan Thomson/Saeed Khan/Getty In the last five months, bushfires have razed an estimated 25 million acres in Australia. That's an area larger than S...
18:40, 2020-01-10

Iran is screening passengers from China for symptoms of coronavirus: Iran health official Iran is screening passengers from China at Tehran's Imam Khomeini international airport for symptoms of coronavirus, the head of the center for infec...
20:00, 2020-01-23

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09:00, 2020-02-12

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11:56, 2019-06-13

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01:44, 2019-06-14

Iran rocket attack recap: Iran fire missiles at US bases in wake of drone attacks US officials have confirmed that US bases in Iraq have been targeted by Iran as "revenge begins"...
09:52, 2020-01-08

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19:16, 2019-06-12

Iran rocket attack live: Iran fire missiles at US bases in wake of drone attacks US officials have confirmed that US bases in Iraq have been targeted by Iran as "revenge begins"...
03:28, 2020-01-08

The Latest: Iran spokesman: Iran needs 20% enriched uranium TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The Latest on developments in the Persian Gulf region amid rising tensions between Iran and the U.S. (all times local): 1:10 p.m....
10:44, 2019-06-17

The Iran nuclear deal is on the brink of collapse as Britain, France, and Germany trigger a dispute mechanism to directly confront Iran Leonhard Foeger/Reuters The UK, France, and Germany confirmed Tuesday that they have officially triggered the dispute mechanism enshrined in the Iran...
13:40, 2020-01-14

Iran's military knew it accidentally shot down a passenger plane moments after it happened, and a stunning new report details how it was covered up — even from Iran's president AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi On January 8, a passenger plane carrying 176 people crashed outside of Tehran, in Iran. Everyone on board was killed in the ...
19:16, 2020-01-26

‘If Iran wants to fight, that will be the official end of Iran,’ Trump says The U.S. president's comments come amid heightened tensions between the United States and Iran....
23:44, 2019-05-19

Trump is claiming victory over Iran, but his escalation has alienated allies, hurt US-Iraq relations, provoked Iran to leave the nuclear deal, and jeopardized efforts against ISIS Associated Press President Donald Trump claimed victory over Iran on Wednesday after taking the US to the brink of war by ordering the assassination ...
21:56, 2020-01-09

Trump's national security adviser suggests Iran has been 'choked off' by sanctions, but Trump says he 'couldn't care less' if Iran wants to negotiate Brendan Smialowski/AFP via Getty Images; Behrouz Mehri/AFP via Getty Images; Samantha Lee/Business Insider President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he ...
03:32, 2020-01-13

Iran news LIVE: Dominic Raab set for Mike Pompeo meeting after Donald Trump said Iran was 'standing down' President Donald Trump says Iran appears to be "standing down" following a ballistic missile strike on two Iraqi bases....
19:40, 2020-01-08

Iran news latest: LIVE updates as Donald Trump vows 'disproportionate' response if Iran attacks US Donald Trump has vowed that the United States will hit back "perhaps in a disproportionate" manner against Iran should the country attack "any US per...
09:56, 2020-01-06

Iran news LIVE: Trump set to give statement on Iran crisis as Rouhani says kicking US out of region is 'final answer' The UK has urged Iran not to carry out further "reckless and dangerous" attacks after Tehran fired missiles at military bases in Iraq hosting British...
17:08, 2020-01-08

Iran news LIVE: Donald Trump vows 'disproportionate' response if Iran attacks US after Qasem Soleimani killing Donald Trump has vowed that the United States will hit back "perhaps in a disproportionate" manner against Iran should the country attack "any US per...
08:48, 2020-01-06

Iran news LIVE: Donald Trump says Iran appears to be 'standing down' after strike President Donald Trump says Iran appears to be "standing down" and said no US citizens were harmed in Iran's ballistic missile strike on two Iraqi ba...
17:52, 2020-01-08

Iran news LIVE: UK warns Iran over 'reckless and dangerous' attacks after missiles fired at Iraq bases housing US troops The UK has urged Iran not to carry out further "reckless and dangerous" attacks after Tehran fired missiles at military bases in Iraq hosting British...
10:24, 2020-01-08

Iran news LIVE: 'Global anti-US fury unleashed,' says Iran foreign minister as Donald Trump threatens cultural sites Thousands of mourners have taken to the streets of Iranian capital Tehran for the funeral of General Qasem Soleimani....
21:24, 2020-01-06

Iran tanker seizure: Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt warns Iran on 'dangerous path' after tanker is seized Tanker Stena Impero seized by Iranian Revolutionary Guard in guerrilla-style attack Second vessel, the British-operated Mesdar, seized and later rele...
09:20, 2019-07-20

Will There Be Another Government Shutdown? As the House's impeachment inquiry continues, lawmakers in Washington are staring down a government shutdown deadline, too....
18:04, 2019-11-08

CBD Is Already Everywhere. How Will the Government Handle It? The cannabis plant contains more than 100 compounds known as cannabinoids. Of them, one–cannabidiol, or CBD–presents the U.S. with unique...
12:40, 2019-06-06

Can the BBC win its battle with the government? The Guardian’s media editor, Jim Waterson, takes stock of a bruising general election campaign for the BBC and subsequent threats to the licence fee ...
04:12, 2020-01-20

Only Laszlo Papp’s government could get the better of him Bob Mee pays tribute to the great Laszlo Papp who died on this day in 2003 The post Only Laszlo Papp’s government could get the better of him a...
16:20, 2019-10-16

What's next for Chancellor Merkel's government? Should they stay or should they go? DW games out the likeliest scenarios for Chancellor Merkel’s fragile coalition government following the bombshell...
16:04, 2019-12-02

What's in the government's new environment bill? Environmentalists welcome parts of the new law, but others say the government is going backwards....
03:36, 2019-10-15

The Russian government just resigned. Here’s what you need to know Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev announced his resignation while sitting next to President Vladimir Putin on state television....
23:16, 2020-01-15

Lebanon announces new government Following a monthslong political vacuum, Lebanon has formed a new government, with Prime Minister Hassan Diab promising to address the demands of the...
22:12, 2020-01-21

The government must invest in cycling. Here's how to do it Co-chair of all-party parliamentary group on cycling and walking sets out a manifesto for active travelThe all-party parliamentary group for cycling ...
08:12, 2020-02-11

Can the Government Buy Its Way Around the Fourth Amendment? Immigration authorities are purchasing cell phone location data, and it might be totally legal....
03:24, 2020-02-12

How you and your government can tackle air pollution From walking more to reducing waste, here’s what you can do to make a difference Revealed: air pollution may be damaging every organ and cell in the ...
10:56, 2019-05-17

Can the BBC win its battle with the government? – podcast The Guardian’s media editor, Jim Waterson, takes stock of a bruising general election campaign for the BBC and subsequent threats to the licence fee ...
11:08, 2020-01-22

N4T Investigators: Government smuggler? TUCSON - He fights fires for the US Forest Service. He is now facing heat in federal court. Juan Antonio Corella-Tapia is a fire captain with the for...
06:24, 2020-02-11

1 Arrested After I-75 Hit-And-Run LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – One person is in custody after a hit-and-run accident on I-75. According to Lexington police, a driver in a white Nis...
21:24, 2019-06-14

Report: The Government and Tech Need to Cooperate on AI It also warns that AI-enhanced national security apparatus like autonomous weapons and surveillance systems will raise ethical questions....
01:00, 2019-11-06

ProBeat: Enough with the government facial recognition Local governments are regulating or banning facial recognition -- it's time for federal governments to step in and do the same.Read More...
19:48, 2019-12-20

Dutch government moves to ban laughing gas The Dutch government on Monday announced plans to include nitrous oxide -- better known as laughing gas -- on its "black list" of forbidden drugs, in...
13:56, 2019-12-09

The US is being run by a government that no longer represents the people Bryan Woolston/Getty Images Americans overwhelming support a number of policy proposals, such as background checks for all gun owners and paid matern...
17:52, 2019-12-07

Yemen government and separatist 'allies' end war within a war A bloody war has been raging in the southern Gulf state for four years, pushing the country into crisis. Does a power sharing agreement between Yemen...
20:52, 2019-11-05

U.S. government looking into complaint about Teslas accelerating without cause U.S. auto safety officials are considering whether to open a formal probe into allegations the issue was connected to 110 crashes and 52 injuries....
19:28, 2020-01-17

Romania's coalition government collapses Prime Minister Viorica Dancila has tried to put a brave face on proceedings but a confidence vote is on the horizon. The leader no longer holds a maj...
21:56, 2019-08-26

The German Government is Plotting Against SUVs War has begun, and it’s against “completely over-engined tank models,” as members of the German government put it. There’s war on the horizon, and it...
16:16, 2019-06-25

Ren Zhengfei says US government 'underestimates' Huawei A dispute over Huawei has escalated with implications for the firm, the tech sector and consumers....
09:56, 2019-05-21

Italian populists vote on new government The Five Star Movement has let party members vote online whether they back a proposed coalition deal with the center-left Democratic Party. If they r...
17:12, 2019-09-03

Turkish government destroys more than 300,000 books Regime says it is cracking down on anything linked to Fethullah Gülen, the Muslim cleric it blames for 2016’s attempted coupMore than 300,000 books h...
19:08, 2019-08-06

Inside the US government's top-secret bioweapons lab Dugway Proving Ground tests and stores some of the deadliest chemical and biological agents on earth. The facility, which opened in 1942, covers abou...
18:32, 2019-10-04

Volunteer NSW firefighters to be compensated, government says Scott Morrison bows to pressure from Labor and his own minister over those who lose income while fighting firesThe Morrison government has announced ...
14:24, 2019-12-28

UK porn ban delayed again, Government announces Age verification measures on pornography websites have been delayed again, the Government has confirmed....
14:36, 2019-06-20

Cannabis among top priorities for new Thai government Developing a medical cannabis industry is among top policy priorities for Thailand's new government, according to a document released before the form...
10:12, 2019-07-22

U.S. government limits exports of AI software The Trump administration took measures to crimp exports of AI software to keep sensitive technologies out of the hands of rival powers like China.Rea...
01:40, 2020-01-04

Iannucci: 'We've got anarchists at the head of government' Satirist and director Armando Iannucci told Sky news he believes "we've got anarchists at the head of government at the moment"....
23:40, 2019-10-02

Bosnia gets government after 14-month impasse Parliament has authorized Prime Minister Zoran Tegeltija's new cabinet after lengthy political wrangling in the Balkan country. The EU welcomed the g...
01:12, 2019-12-24

Over 18,000 government posts up for grabs in Philippines More than 18,000 government posts are up for grabs in elections in the Philippines on Monday. President Rodrigo Duterte is not on the ballot, but the...
14:20, 2019-05-11

Scottish government extends ban on fracking SNP minister says licences will be refused, but campaigners say permanent ban is neededThe Scottish government has extended its ban on fracking after...
18:24, 2019-10-03

Italy swears in new coalition government Italy has a new coalition government in place, backed by the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement and the center-left Democrats. After the far-right Le...
12:36, 2019-09-05

UK Government doubles funding for EV infrastructure The Government plans to introduce more publicly accessible charging facilities DfT devotes £10 million to installing chargers and developing a live d...
12:08, 2020-01-21

The British Government’s on Fire Over Brexit Again It seems these days like a week can’t go by without the Brits doing something nuts. This week is no different! Here’s what’s happening....
22:20, 2019-08-28

UK Government plans green numberplates for EVs Plates showcasing electric cars could increase uptake and promote zero-emissions driving The UK Government has begun an official consultation on intr...
16:00, 2019-10-22

Stormzy says ‘every government’ has ‘let Black people down’ "Since I've been young, not much has changed for the people who need it the most," said the U.K. rapper....
22:44, 2020-02-04

UPS gets government approval for drone fleet United Parcel Service (UPS) has beat out rivals Amazon and Alphabet to receive the US government’s first full approval to operate a drone fleet to de...
18:36, 2019-10-01

Italian populists approve new government The Five Star Movement has let a small group of party members vote online whether they back a proposed coalition deal with the center-left Democratic...
20:00, 2019-09-03

EU citizens denied vote to sue UK government A crowdfunding campaign to sue the British government over the denial of votes to UK-based European nationals has hit its initial target. Hundreds re...
03:16, 2019-05-26

Housing affordability: What has the Trudeau government done for you? Whether you're a homebuyer or renter, here's a review of major Liberal initiatives on housing affordability...
14:20, 2019-08-05

Lebanon announces new 'expert' government Following a months-long political vacuum, Lebanon has formed a new government made up of specialist ministers, with Prime Minister Hassan Diab promis...
03:04, 2020-01-22

UK government postpones Huawei 5G decision Culture secretary confirms deferment of decision that could have repercussions on US-UK relationsA decision on whether Huawei should be allowed into ...
21:20, 2019-11-01

Italian government, ArcelorMittal dig in over Ilva row Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on Tuesday he would not allow ArcelorMittal to pull out of its acquisition of troubled steel plant Ilva, a...
22:44, 2019-11-05

26 countries the US government warns against traveling to These countries all have Level 4 (do not travel) or Level 3 (reconsider travel) warnings from the U.S. State Department. Find out why.   &#...
16:32, 2019-10-04

Coalition government: What is it, and where does each party stand? What, exactly, is a coalition government, and what would it look like in Canada? Here's what you need to know....
21:56, 2019-10-15

Cryptocurrencies proving to be a threat to US government As I’ve mentioned in this column, the US government has been looking into whether rogue governments like Iran and North Korea have been using cryptoc...
04:08, 2019-12-05

How The Japanese Government Might Kill Arcades On October 1, 2019 consumption tax in Japan increased from 8 percent to ten. According to Jiji, the tax will not apply to food and drinks served in r...
13:48, 2019-10-07

Government in email privacy blunder A department responsible for data protection shares the personal details of hundreds of journalists....
16:08, 2019-04-17

Someone is already trying to trademark the phrase 'OK Boomer' with the US government Shannon O'Connor/Bonfire TikTok, the beloved video-sharing app, has acted as a launchpad for many viral memes and internet trends, including the phra...
18:48, 2019-11-06

Northern Ireland has a government again after 3 years Legislators picked Democratic Unionist Party leader Arlene Foster as first minister with Sinn Fein's Michelle O'Neil as deputy leader....
17:40, 2020-01-11

Voters Are Less Scared of Government Healthcare Than You Think Democratic supporters of the public option, which include Joe Biden but also Amy Klobuchar and Kirsten Gillibrand, fear more than anything the wrath ...
18:32, 2019-07-17

Botswana government to appeal against law legalising gay sex Attorney general says high court was mistaken in its ruling decriminalising homosexualityBotswana’s government will appeal against a high court rulin...
13:24, 2019-07-06

Matt Prior: The Government's dirty car ban is not all it seems Zero-emission cars will mean a rethink to the tax system Yes, the future is probably electric, but what will this mean for our motorcycles and - shud...
01:24, 2020-02-28

Congress aims to fund government through Dec. 20 Congressional leaders have pegged Dec. 20 as the next deadline for government funding after the current stopgap expires next week, House Appropriatio...
00:48, 2019-11-13

AI cannot progress without a government-led code of ethics The choices we make today about how to govern AI will determine whether our future resembles dystopian science fiction, or something akin to Star Tre...
00:00, 2019-06-30

UK government hints BBC licence fee could be scrapped Culture minister Nicky Morgan hinted on Wednesday that the annual BBC licence fee on Britain's television-watching households could be scrapped after...
14:52, 2020-02-05

Don't take CBD products into the UAE, UK government warns travelers Britain's Foreign and Commonwealth Office has updated its advice to travelers to the United Arab Emirates, reminding them that products containing CB...
17:24, 2019-09-18

The UAW Wants To Avoid Being Taken Over By The Government, Which Is A Thing That Can Happen The United Auto Workers union wants to avoid a government takeover as corruption charges mount, Toyota’s pretty resilient in a tough market, China wi...
15:40, 2019-11-07

This Government-Subsidized Phone Comes With Malware The Android devices are a part of the FCC's Lifeline Assistance Program, which makes free or subsidized phones available to millions of low-income us...
14:20, 2020-01-11

Swiss government wants further talks on accord with EU BERLIN (AP) — The Swiss government says it wants further talks with the European Union about an accord that’s intended to regulate bilateral ti...
19:08, 2019-06-07

U.K.’s top cop calls for government to legislate police use of AI Britain’s most senior police officer has called on the government to create a legal framework for police use of new technologies such as AI.Read More...
10:00, 2020-02-25

Northern Ireland will have a government after three-year gap The country's main unionist and nationalist parties have agreed to a deal after years of bickering. One of the key sticking points has been the futur...
20:04, 2020-01-10

U.S. offshore oil production remains cut by 58% - U.S. government About 58%, or 1.1 million barrels per day (bpd), of crude oil production in the U.S.-regulated areas of the Gulf of Mexico remains shut in the wake o...
21:16, 2019-07-16

'The government isn't doing enough to encourage electric car sales' News 10 Jul, 2019 The government needs to do more to encourage people to both build and buy electric cars, says Steve Fowler...
15:28, 2019-07-10

Thailand: Thousands protest against government with run Thousands have joined the "Run Against Dictatorship" in the Thai capital, with some protesters showing the three-finger salute made popular by the Hu...
07:24, 2020-01-12

These celebrities have been arrested the most Celebrities: They’re just like us! Except they seem to get in trouble a whole lot more. Whether it’s drugs, theft, burglary, assault or e...
00:32, 2020-01-31

Morrison government to underwrite two new gas power stations Australian government refuses to rule out new coal-fired generation as it ticks off gas plants in Queensland and VictoriaThe federal government has a...
05:20, 2019-12-23

How Germany is preparing to digitize government and labor Germany's independent Digital Council is looking for answers to the digital future. One of the group's members tells DW why Germany is already on the...
09:44, 2019-05-03

Over 12,000 potentially violent right-wingers in Germany, government says Over half of the 24,000 far-right extremists in Germany are potentially violent, the Interior Ministry has said. The opposition FDP wants extremists ...
17:28, 2019-05-03

Qualcomm and Intel want the US government to reconsider its Huawei ban While some of Huawei's biggest US-based business partners, including Google, Qualcomm, and Intel, have been quick to confirm every intention to compl...
12:00, 2019-06-17

Italy: Parliament backs new Conte government The Italian lower house Chamber of Deputies approved the Cabinet, which has already been sworn in by President Mattarella. Prime Minister Conte promi...
22:04, 2019-09-09

Turkish government clamps down on liberal imams Liberal imams in Turkey can find themselves arbitrarily fired if they don't toe the line set by the state religious affairs office. The vague charges...
23:36, 2019-08-15

Government to issue 'sleep hygiene' guidance Leaked draft says less than seven hours’ sleep can damage mental and physical healthThe government could give people guidance on how much sleep they ...
12:56, 2019-07-13

Puerto Ricans Are Furious at Their Dumb Government Only days after several former top officials in Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló’s administration were arrested on corruption charges, the island’s ...
03:32, 2019-07-15

Andrew Yang: The U.S. government is 24 years behind on tech We spoke with U.S. presidential hopeful Andrew Yang about how the government's AI policies compare with those of other countries.Read More...
17:52, 2019-05-21

Russia to get new prime minister after government resigns Russia will soon get a new prime minister — with Mikhail Mishustin, who heads the country's tax service, tapped to take on the role. Dmitry Medvedev ...
18:00, 2020-01-15

Indian government to ease Kashmir restrictions India says it will ease the restrictions on Kashmir after New Delhi decided to revoke Kashmir's autonomy. It comes as the UN Security Council decides...
14:04, 2019-08-16

UK government announces £500 million green investments The British government said on Tuesday it will invest more than 500 million pounds ($616 million) in green technologies....
13:04, 2019-09-10

Portugal’s government warns of quitting over teacher pay LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portugal’s prime minister is warning opposition parties his minority government will resign if parliament approves a bi...
19:32, 2019-05-03

Austria prepares for first conservative-Green government Austria's conservatives and Greens are expected to announce a deal on forming a government after weeks of talks. Deemed an "experiment" by local pres...
21:16, 2020-01-01

Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu to form new government Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been tasked with forming the country's new government, the president's office stated....
20:16, 2019-09-25

Does the government spend more on flood defences for the south? As parts of the north remain inundated, Labour has accused the Conservatives of skewed spendingClaim Jeremy Corbyn has said the government’s spending...
14:52, 2019-11-13

Coronavirus: UK 'well prepared' to deal with cases, says government The number of UK cases rose to 13 after cruise ship passengers returned to Britain on Saturday....
16:48, 2020-02-24

Government challenged in court over special needs funding Judges to decide if special educational needs and disabilities funding decisions have been lawful....
10:48, 2019-06-26

Austria poises for first conservative-Green government Austria's conservatives and Greens are expected to announce a deal on forming a government after weeks of talks. Deemed an "experiment" by local pres...
20:32, 2020-01-01

Israeli PM gets 2-week extension to form government JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s president has granted Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu a two-week extension to form a government, as negotiations co...
17:00, 2019-05-13

Government to overhaul measures of poverty by 2020 New metric will include more families with children and people with disabilitiesThe way poverty is officially measured and defined in the UK is set f...
12:24, 2019-05-18

Which immigration promises will a Liberal minority government likely keep? Some pledges have been criticized by experts as “half baked” or “doomed to failure,” while others have been embraced as possible fixes to the growing...
07:04, 2019-10-22

Coalition and minority government: What strategists say their party would do The West Block’s Mercedes Stephenson sat down with strategists to discuss what could happen if their party isn't chosen to form a majority government...
21:40, 2019-10-20

The swashbuckling meat tycoons who nearly brought down a government How the strange case of a former president secretly taped by industry executives revealed where power lies in BrazilIn Brazilian financial circles 17...
16:12, 2019-07-02

Haiti’s resources are limited by their unstable government Dear John: I have many friends in Rockland County who are Haitian. I just found out that Haiti is rich in gold and gas mines. I never knew this. But ...
06:20, 2019-07-28

Moldova's new PM 'completely determined' to clean up government After the dramatic power struggle in Moldova, new Prime Minister Maia Sandu tells DW that her government's first priority is to clear out the muck. O...
11:20, 2019-07-02

Cyberattacks on Egyptian Activists Are Traced to Government A cybersecurity firm says evidence suggests the Egyptian government carried out cyberattacks on journalists, academics, lawyers and rights activists....
12:28, 2019-10-03

The Government Cut Their Internet. Will Abuses Now Remain Hidden? With ethnic conflict spreading in Rakhine State in Myanmar, a government-led online shutdown could hide human rights abuses and leave vulnerable popu...
10:40, 2019-07-02

Moldova: Pro-EU, pro-Russia parties form government The pro-European ACUM alliance and the pro-Russia Socialist Party want to keep the party of a powerful oligarch out of government. A general election...
02:44, 2019-06-09

Government estimates 634,000 untaxed vehicles on UK roads Department for Transport links tax disc abolition to a potential annual revenue loss of nearly £100 million The Department for Transport (DfT) estima...
13:08, 2019-11-21

Workers at Big Government Lab Sue Over Exposure to a Toxic Chemical Former technicians at the Brookhaven National Laboratory in New York say the were sickened by exposure to a toxic cleaning compound....
20:24, 2019-08-22

Federal government to look into single-use plastics ban: source A process that will look into a ban will be announced Monday, and the ban could come into effect as early as 2021, according to an anonymous source....
00:20, 2019-06-10

What the parties have said about working with a Liberal minority government Here's what the various party leaders have said about working with a Liberal minority government....
07:04, 2019-10-22

PFA calls for government enquiry into racism in football "The Professional Footballers\u0027 Association has called for a government enquiry into racism in football after Antonio Rudiger was allegedly subje...
00:04, 2019-12-23

Government to close mobile phone law loophole News 1 Nov, 2019 Use of a handheld mobile phone behind the wheel for any purpose - not just two-way communication - is set to be banned...
10:16, 2019-11-01

Cultured meat needs a lot more government backing – for all our sakes Lab-grown meat could change the world for the better, but relying on the free market to develop it is a recipe for disaster. Governments must step up...
13:48, 2020-02-24

Massive trove of government UFO reports now available at university The truth about UFOs is out there — and now enthusiasts and researchers will have a chance to comb through a massive trove of documents....
17:56, 2019-12-13

‘The UK car industry is floundering due to a lack of government support’ Opinion 12 Jun, 2019 Steve Fowler thinks car bosses rather than politicians would be better suited to dealing with the struggling UK ca...
13:28, 2019-06-12

Government 'to ban' placing children in unregulated homes The government says it wants to stop cared-for children under 16 from being placed in unregulated homes....
10:24, 2020-02-12

Government to close mobile phone use 'loophole' Transport secretary will change the law to ensure drivers can be prosecuted for filming or surfing the web behind the wheel Transport secretary Grant...
13:52, 2019-11-01

Climate change: UK government 'not acting fast enough' The UK government isn't cutting emissions fast enough to tackle global heating, its advisers say....
01:36, 2019-07-10

Tunisian parliament rejects proposed government Prime Minister-designate Habib Jemli last week formed a coalition government of independent lawmakers, but the Tunisian parliament on Friday rejected...
01:04, 2020-01-11

South Sudan: Waiting for a unity government South Sudan has once again postponed the forming of a unity government. In 100 days the country is to begin a new attempt after "critical tasks" are ...
14:52, 2019-11-11

UK government plans green number plates for EVs Plates showcasing electric cars could increase uptake and promote zero emissions driving The UK government has begun an official consultation on intr...
01:24, 2019-10-22

What’s worse, Facebook’s bans or government regulation? On Thursday, Facebook decided it had had enough. It banned several accounts that it labeled as “dangerous” from its platforms. The prominent far-righ...
02:12, 2019-05-03

The Government of the Philippines Just Destroyed a Ferrari 360 Spider Seriously messed up leader of the Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has been crushing gorgeous, innocent automobiles for dumb reasons for a while...
21:40, 2019-07-23

Polish Teachers End Strike to Allow Exams but Tell Government It’s Not Over A three-week work stoppage forced thousands of schools to close, posing a challenge for the governing party ahead of national elections....
18:40, 2019-04-26

Huawei 5G row: Government 'cannot exclude' criminal investigation A cabinet minister condemns the leaks from a National Security Council meeting about a UK 5G network....
13:40, 2019-04-25

Coronavirus: could the US government's quarantine and travel ban backfire? Public health experts say restrictive policies could spread fear, weaken the global response and needlessly limit civil libertiesThe US government’s ...
21:32, 2020-02-04

Cwm Taf maternity: Welsh Government partly to blame, says MP A Labour MP says the Welsh Government should look at its part in the Cwm Taf maternity services crisis....
18:28, 2019-05-01

Mexico president says government will help Pemex until 2021 MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico President Andrés Manuel López Obrador says his government will support the state-owned oil company with all the budget it n...
17:56, 2019-05-22

US government offers $1K to adopt a wild horse In an effort to control the population of wild horses, the U.S. government is offering $1000 for anyone who adopts the majestic animals, CBS reports....
03:32, 2019-05-22

China government think tank presses for 2025 CO2 cap An influential Chinese think tank is calling on the government to set absolute caps on climate-warming greenhouse gas to ensure the country is on cou...
10:16, 2019-08-14

Hong Kong: why thugs may be doing the government’s work Sunday’s assault was blamed on criminals, but there are signs of links to pro-Beijing figuresAt a pro-government rally on Saturday, one speaker made ...
08:28, 2019-07-23

U.K. provides Vietnam’s government with documents on truck victims Vietnamese authorities have taken hair and other forensic samples from families who have reported missing people to assist the identification efforts...
11:40, 2019-10-28

U.S. senators to get government briefing on coronavirus: aide U.S. senators have been invited to a closed door briefing Friday on the coronavirus with senior U.S. government officials....
01:32, 2020-01-24

UK government to bring in new controls on plastic items In a bid to limit ocean pollution, the government will introduce new controls on single use plastic items....
03:08, 2019-05-22

Chinese government blocks Guardian website Censorship comes after bans on Washington Post, NBC, HuffPost and Wikipedia The Guardian’s website has been blocked in China, amid a crackdown by the...
21:28, 2019-06-07

Couple battles for son’s citizenship after barred by US government NBC NEWS – The only noticeable difference between Ethan and Aiden Dvash-Banks, 2-year-old fraternal twins from Los Angeles, is their hair: Etha...
21:32, 2019-06-07

The Philippines Government Just Destroyed a Ferrari 360 Spider Seriously messed up leader of the Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has been crushing gorgeous, innocent automobiles for dumb reasons for a while...
19:40, 2019-07-23

The US government just delivered its biggest blow yet to Huawei It’s no secret that the US government isn’t fond of Huawei, currently the second largest smartphone maker on the planet. The US has often...
00:12, 2019-05-17

German government waters down climate bill The German government has scaled back several elements of its proposed climate change law. Politicians and environmental activists are outraged, but ...
18:20, 2019-10-07

German government warming toward carbon tax: paper Germany looks set to introduce an economy-wide system of carbon emissions pricing after senior officials from both parties of Berlin's governing coal...
14:40, 2019-04-28

Sudan names first government since al-Bashir ouster A former World Bank economist will join Sudan's first female foreign minister in the country's first government since the overthrow of longtime ruler...
00:52, 2019-09-06

Burning Man sues US government for 'seven years of overcharges' The organization behind the annual counter-culture celebration in the Nevada desert wants to recover millions of dollars in feesBurning Man organizer...
20:16, 2019-12-26

Government urged to scrap VAT on electric cars News 13 Jan, 2020 AA calls on Government ministers to scrap VAT on electric cars after Brexit to make zero-emission vehicles more affordable...
14:28, 2020-01-13

Does Boris Johnson’s government have a women problem? With a resolutely male inner circle and the sacking of four female aides, it’s no surprise that accusations of misogyny have been levelled by the opp...
09:16, 2019-09-05

Stormzy: Every government has let black and working class down Grime star Stormzy has hit out at politicians, accusing every government of letting black and working class people down....
13:00, 2020-02-04

Nepal protesters demand government keep away from trusts KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Thousands of people have gathered in Nepal’s capital to protest proposed legislation that would allow the government to...
12:24, 2019-06-19

Floods in southern France have led to three deaths: government Three people have died as a result of this week's storms and floods in the south of France, the French government said on Thursday....
13:28, 2019-10-24

Thailand wants to ban these three pesticides. The US government says no | Carey Gillam The Trump administration is putting profits before people by pressuring the country not to ban harmful chemicals made by Dow, Syngenta and MonsantoYo...
08:08, 2019-11-10

Tunisia bans niqab in government offices Tunisia's prime minister has banned the full-face veil in all government buildings due to security concerns. It comes after a deadly double suicide b...
19:48, 2019-07-05

Government electric car grant will come to an end, transport secretary says News 9 Sep, 2019 Transport secretary Grant Shapps warns the £3,500 Plug-in Car Grant “will go eventually”...
14:12, 2019-09-09

Spain caretaker PM Sánchez will try to form government MADRID (AP) — Spain’s caretaker Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez is trying to form a new government and keep his Socialist Party in power. The Span...
21:44, 2019-06-06

Italy: Parliament to vote on new Conte government The lower house Chamber of Deputies must approve the cabinet, which has already been sworn in by President Mattarella. Prime Minister Conte promised ...
14:20, 2019-09-09

BBC must do more for older people after TV licence fee change, government says The corporation and the government both come under fire after many over-75s lose free TV licences....
15:12, 2019-06-11

Don't Praise the Sri Lankan Government for Blocking Facebook Social media can provide vital information in a crisis, and there's evidence blocking it does more harm than good....
20:16, 2019-04-23

DR Congo names new government after 7-month delay Most members of the new executive have been drawn from former president Joseph Kabila's Common Front for Congo. DRC will now have a female vice prime...
11:12, 2019-08-26

UK government treats D-Day veterans to free eight-day cruise Some 300 D-Day veterans are being treated to a free eight-day luxurious cruise replete with jacuzzis, heated swimming pools, al fresco dining —...
16:32, 2019-06-06

Finland’s new female-powered government sworn in HELSINKI (AP) — Finland’s new center-left coalition government has been sworn, with the country’s first Social Democratic prime minister ...
14:40, 2019-06-06

Monet's £28m masterpiece blocked from leaving UK by government British galleries have three months to raise the funds to keep the painting in the country....
19:08, 2019-08-09

PFA calls for UK government inquiry into racism in football Professional Footballers’ Association urges governing bodies to unite to end abuseThe Professional Footballers’ Association has called for a governme...
12:40, 2019-12-23

Government to house more immigrants in tents at the border EL PASO, Texas (AP) — The Trump administration is opening two new tent facilities to increase the Border Patrol’s capacity to hold migrant fami...
23:00, 2019-05-02

Why Enes Kanter is ripping the Turkish government again Enes Kanter had a solid game in helping the Trail Blazers to a 97-90 win over the Nuggets in Game 2 of their Western Conference semifinal on Wednesda...
11:56, 2019-05-02

Even when her government was imploding, May never tried to exclude me | John Crace All governments try to control by giving access to favoured journalists, but Boris Johnson is taking it to new levelsIt had felt like something of a ...
14:36, 2020-02-07

The Chinese Government Is Gamergating Daryl Morey In summary: On Friday night, Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey tweeted a fairly bland slogan-like expression of support—“Fight for Freedom....
23:00, 2019-10-07

Nicaraguan government to release 100 political prisoners MANAGUA — The Nicaraguan government said on Monday it had begun the process of freeing another 100 political prisoners after threats from the opposit...
22:28, 2019-05-21

German environment minister says government must act on climate now Germany's environment minister says the government should fall if coalition parties can't agree on measures to reduce damaging emissions. The country...
21:32, 2019-09-07

Government delays decision on whether to restrict Huawei Chinese tech firm’s equipment will continue to be used in UK’s 5G mobile networks for nowHuawei equipment will continue to be used in the UK’s 5G mob...
21:52, 2019-07-22

Huawei: Government decision on 5G rollout delayed The implication of the recent US ban on its companies from dealing with Huawei was not clear, the government says....
21:28, 2019-07-22

U.S.-Taliban negotiations appear stopped for now, Afghan government says Trump in a series of tweets cited a bombing in the past week in Kabul that killed 12 people, including a U.S. soldier....
16:16, 2019-09-08

The Government Has Rejected A Penny Tax On Fast Fashion “The government has demonstrated that it is content to tolerate practices that trash the environment and exploit workers, despite having just committ...
14:16, 2019-06-18

Government hints Huawei will be given role in UK's 5G network No 10 source says it would not be viable to exclude Chinese firm despite US warningsThe government has hinted strongly that it will allow the Chinese...
14:04, 2020-01-23

Why Hong Kong thugs may be doing the government’s work Sunday’s assault was blamed on criminals, but there are signs of links to pro-Beijing officialsAt a pro-government rally on Saturday, one speaker mad...
20:00, 2019-07-22

How Trump has used the US government to chase down his conspiracy theories Reuters President Donald Trump has lashed out in response to the many allegations and investigations leveled at him. His responses have included unpr...
01:32, 2019-10-11

Germany: Condor to keep flying thanks to government loan As a subsidiary of Thomas Cook, the German airline's future has been in doubt. The firm is now working to ensure its insolvent British parent company...
03:04, 2019-09-25

Liz Truss calls on Government to put more money into tackling FGM Liz Truss today called on the Government to prioritise public spending on tackling female genital mutilation because of its economic impact on women....
13:08, 2019-06-10

Italy: New government could soften stance on immigration Italy's new Interior Minister Lamorgese is seen as a moderate who may re-open ports to rescue vessels, but PM Conte wants the EU to show more solidar...
23:28, 2019-09-11

Nicaraguan government releases 100 jailed protesters The administration of President Daniel Ortega said all 100 face charges of "offences against security and the public peace," which have commonly been...
03:56, 2019-05-21

Polish government reshuffle expected following EU elections WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The spokesman for Polish President Andrzej Duda says there will be a major government reshuffle sometime next week following th...
16:44, 2019-05-30

Liberians rally in anti-government protest Liberia's Council of Patriots, an activist group led by a popular radio host, has organized the rally against President George Weah. Anti-government ...
16:04, 2020-01-06

US Government to execute inmates for first time since 2003 The US Justice Department will carry out executions of death row inmates for the first time since 2003, the nation's attorney general has announced....
19:12, 2019-07-25

Who can lead Labour back to government? – podcast The race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn as leader of the Labour party has been narrowed to five candidates this week. Political editor Heather Stewart look...
04:40, 2020-01-16

Man’s deportation reversed in rebuke of government practices SAN DIEGO (AP) — A federal court has ruled that a Mexican man who was arrested during an immigration sting at a Los Angeles manufacturing plant shoul...
07:48, 2019-06-14

Czech government survives no-confidence vote Prime Minister Andrej Babis' government has survived a no-confidence vote after facing massive protests over graft and conflict of interest allegatio...
08:56, 2019-06-27

Venezuela's government and opposition to reset talks President Nicolas Maduro and opposition leader Juan Guaido both signaled in the past days a willingness to return to the negotiating table. The two s...
06:04, 2019-06-30

Denmark’s new center-left PM presents her government COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark’s new Social Democratic prime minister has announced her government team after winning the support of three ...
10:08, 2019-06-27

Romania government collapses after no-confidence vote Romania's government has lost a no-confidence vote, leading to its collapse. A transitional government is now expected to take over until the next na...
14:56, 2019-10-10

Austrian government collapses after far-right minister fired Freedom party members quit posts after Herbert Kickl sacked in wake of Ibiza videoAustria’s far-right interior minister, Herbert Kickl, has been fire...
22:40, 2019-05-20

Merkel to fly with two German government Airbus A340s to G20 German government planes are famous for breaking down at inopportune moments. The airforce said they have a cunning plan to make sure there won't be ...
00:00, 2019-06-27

Opinion: India's government is playing with fire India's ruling party has delivered on its promise to revoke the special autonomous status for Jammu and Kashmir. It is a risky move, but there is a c...
19:12, 2019-08-05

Government under fire for approval of new coalmine in Cumbria Decision coincides with net-zero emissions review and is branded ‘backwards step’A new coalmine in Cumbria has been given the green light by the gove...
14:20, 2019-11-03

Afghan government says it has freed 490 Taliban prisoners KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan government says it has freed 490 Taliban prisoners from jails across the country in a gesture of good will as pa...
10:36, 2019-06-13

US wants to see movement towards unity government in South Sudan As an extension for the formation of a power-sharing government goes into effect, there are few signs of progress. The US ambassador Thomas Hushek te...
18:28, 2019-05-09

The Government Protects Our Food and Cars. Why Not Our Data? The United States is virtually the only developed nation without a comprehensive consumer data protection law and an independent agency to enforce it...
08:00, 2019-11-03

Federal government owes $7M for Trump inauguration The federal government has yet to pay more than $7 million in expenses from President Trump’s inauguration in 2017....
22:16, 2019-06-14

Libya’s eastern government says it won’t rule by force PARIS (AP) — The government in eastern Libya allied with forces attacking the capital says it does not want to rule the country by force. Abdulhadi L...
16:48, 2019-05-09

US-government issued phones run 'Chinese malware' Mobile phones offered to poor families come pre-installed with malware, according to a security company....
19:24, 2020-01-09

Australian government will pay ‘whatever it takes’ to fight wildfires, PM says Prime Minister Scott Morrison said the government was committing an extra 2 billion Australian dollars ($1.4 billion) toward the recovery effort in a...
13:08, 2020-01-06

Liberians gather for anti-government protest Liberia's Council of Patriots, an activist group led by a popular radio host, has organized the rally against President George Weah. Anti-government ...
14:32, 2020-01-06

Government announces plan to “revolutionise” parking News 30 May, 2019 New national parking data standards will allow for smoother and easier payment methods to be employed at car parks ac...
13:08, 2019-05-30

Conch may disappear from the Bahamas, so the government is stepping in Christian Harris Conch is an important part of the Baham's economy and culture. Conch exports brought in over $5 million to the Bahamas in 2018, and ...
19:48, 2019-11-06

OAS calls on Nicaragua to release all government opponents MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — The Organization of American States is urging Nicaragua to release all imprisoned government opponents, cancel the legal ca...
00:52, 2019-06-21

Trump freezes all Venezuelan government assets in US Executive order says assets may not be ‘transferred, paid, exported, withdrawn’, as tensions with President Maduro escalateThe Trump administration h...
08:08, 2019-08-06

San Francisco to ban government from using facial recognition technology City would be first in US to ban official use of technologySupervisor: ‘We don’t want to live in a police state’San Francisco could become the first ...
23:32, 2019-05-07

Ontario signs on to housing help from federal government The announcement Thursday on the $1.4-billion joint funding deal with Ontario will help the province roll out the Canada Housing Benefit next spring....
17:44, 2019-12-19

Government proposes night-time ban on new drivers Newly qualified drivers could soon face tougher restrictions Planned graduated licence scheme would reduce crash rates through post-test restrictio...
14:24, 2019-07-18

Lebanon: Government meets in bid to quell protests The Lebanese government is holding an emergency Cabinet meeting to discuss a rescue plan for the country's crumbling economy amid widening public dis...
11:04, 2019-10-21

In Georgia, thousands call for government to step down Thousands of people have gathered in Tbilisi, waving national and EU flags and demanding that the government resign in their call for electoral refor...
05:00, 2019-11-26

Eliminating Child Poverty With a Government Check In “Invisible Americans,” the veteran journalist Jeff Madrick lays out a simple solution to child poverty, a condition that affects 17.5 percent of t...
13:00, 2020-01-28

Government orders quarantine of 195 evacuees from China The U.S. government has ordered a 14-day quarantine for the 195 passengers who were rushed out of Wuhan, China, to escape the spread of the coronavir...
19:48, 2020-01-31

Cray, AMD to build 1.5 exaflops supercomputer for US government Enlarge / AMD CEO Lisa Su, holding a Rome processor. The large chip in the middle is the 14nm I/O chip; around it are pairs of 7nm chiplets containin...
01:48, 2019-05-08

When White Supremacists Overthrew an Elected Government David Zucchino’s “Wilmington’s Lie” tells the forgotten history of a coup against a multiracial government in North Carolina....
20:52, 2020-01-07

UK Government in Wales account tweets out porn The official Twitter account of the UK Government in Wales retweeted a pornographic video clip....
17:40, 2019-11-25

Government planning to allow electric scooters on UK roads News 28 Jan, 2020 The Government is expected to hold a consultation on allowing e-scooters to use roads and cycle lanes, followed by a trial period...
13:12, 2020-01-28

U.S. government to require drugmakers to show prices in TV ads The Trump administration on Wednesday said it will require drugmakers to disclose the list price of prescription drugs in direct-to-consumer televisi...
17:08, 2019-05-08

Baltimore city government hit by “RobbinHood” ransomware Enlarge / Most of Baltimore City's networks were shut down as a ransomware attack took down mail servers and other systems at a number of city depar...
17:40, 2019-05-08

Government considering penalty points for not wearing a seatbelt News 19 Jul, 2019 Failure to wear a seatbelt could result in penalty points as well as a fine, under new road safety plans being consid...
10:32, 2019-07-19

Libya's UN-recognised government captures Gherian Capture of strategic town puts pressure on General Khalifa Haftar’s backers – Egypt and UAEForces loyal to Libya’s UN-recognised Government of Nation...
13:44, 2019-06-27

Hidden Cobra shenanigans get U.S. government attention Researchers find laptop firmware vulnerabilities — Phishing URLs on the rise, study concludes...
19:00, 2020-02-18

Romania's new government wins confidence vote Prime Minister Ludovic Orban's new government has won a confidence vote, ending a political crisis that has held up the formation of new European Com...
00:52, 2019-11-05

The government is serious about creating mind-controlled weapons DARPA, the Department of Defense's research arm, is paying scientists to invent ways to instantly read soldiers' minds using tools like genetic engin...
11:16, 2019-05-29

Government plans billions for hospital projects The plans, unveiled at the start of the Conservative party conference, include £2.7bn for six hospital trusts over five years....
10:20, 2019-09-29

Government's TV licence fee decision was 'nuclear', BBC boss says The BBC's boss says he told the government it had taken the "nuclear" option on TV licences....
17:28, 2019-07-17

UK Brexit department will shut down after January 31, government says Britain's Brexit department will be closed down once the country leaves the European Union at the end of January, a government spokesman has said....
14:00, 2019-12-19

El Chapo son ran drug cartel 'with government's help and protection' Ivan Guzman, known as El Chapito, the son of the infamous drug king, studied in Bolivia and was given protection by ex-leader Evo Morales who is now ...
18:52, 2019-11-26

Under Elizabeth Warren, there's no choice but government-run healthcare The top story out of this week's Democratic presidential debate was Sen. Elizabeth Warren's accusation that Sen. Bernie Sanders called her "a liar on...
12:20, 2020-01-17

Israel's Netanyahu gives up mandate to form government Following failed coalition talks, Israeli premier Benjamin Netanyahu has given back the mandate to form a government. That mandate will now be given ...
21:16, 2019-10-21

China’s Vaping Boom Alarms the Government For years, Chinese e-cigarette makers had free rein to operate without regard to consumer safety. But new rules are set to change that....
11:40, 2019-11-22

Twitter suspends government-run accounts in Cuba The social media giant suspends state-run media and officials' accounts, citing policy violations....
23:12, 2019-09-12

US government to allow indefinite detention of migrant children The US Department of Homeland Security said it intends to scrap a rule that prohibited the detention of migrant children for more than 20 days. The s...
21:24, 2019-08-21

Australia government says it won’t break election tax pledge CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s newly reelected administration says its promise to slash income taxes might be delivered late but won...
11:08, 2019-05-21

US government will execute inmates for first time since 2003 WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department said Thursday the federal government will resume executing death-row inmates for the first time since 2003, ...
19:48, 2019-07-27

Democrats want US government to audit 'black box' of AI bias Can the algorithms powering innovation at Silicon Valley's largest companies, like Amazon, Facebook and Google, be audited for bias?...
21:00, 2019-04-11

Tech entrepreneurs call for more government regulation Tech insiders say we cannot trust companies like Google and Facebook to regulate themselves....
01:48, 2019-09-20

Merkel government in peril as leftwing duo take charge of SPD New co-leaders of junior coalition partner want major concessions from Merkel’s CDUThe future of Angela Merkel’s government is in doubt after the ele...
14:28, 2019-12-01

UK government invests £37m in twelve EV charging projects Electric car owners will get a boost as Department for Transport invests to “transform” the charging network The UK government has confirmed invest...
12:28, 2019-07-09

Montrealers gather to protest Lebanese government Protestors chanted in front of the Lebanese consulate on Sunday in solidarity with the Lebanese people demanding the government step down....
22:24, 2019-10-20

Big Pharma at new low in US ratings, even worse than media, government The U.S. drug industry has sunk to a new low in the ratings of top industries and government, a sign that the public has had it with surging prices a...
19:04, 2019-09-03

Samantha Bee: US government is a 'coupon for the president’s resorts' Late-night hosts call BS on Mike Pence’s and the military’s use of Trump hotels, settlements for opioid manufacturers, and the terms of John Bolton’s...
19:04, 2019-09-12

Nigerian information minister: 'This government does not violate anybody's right' Speaking to DW's Conflict Zone, Lai Mohammed defended Nigeria's country's human rights record....
20:44, 2020-01-29

Thailand: Thousands rally against pro-military government Thousands of people have taken to the streets in Bangkok to protest against the banning of a prominent opposition party that has challenged the gover...
15:52, 2019-12-14

Cook In Maharashtra Government School Is KBC 11's Second 'Crorepati' India's most popular quiz show Kaun Banega Crorepati has found its second 'crorepati' of the season in a cook from Amravati - Babita Tade....
10:57, 2019-09-17

The new Austrian government will brand itself as moderate – but don't believe it | Cas Mudde Sebastian Kurz may change the drift of his party and government, and rebrand them as ‘centrist’, but it mainly illustrates how rightwing the Austrian...
17:08, 2019-10-02

Italy’s Salvini warns of government crisis ROME (AP) — Italy’s deputy prime minister Matteo Salvini is warning that a government crisis will be unavoidable if his League party cannot sta...
16:08, 2019-06-04

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu gives up trying to form new government Israel's political uncertainty escalated on Monday night after prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he failed to form a majority government - handi...
00:36, 2019-10-22

Swiss government says coffee 'not essential', stockpiling to end Switzerland on Wednesday announced plans to abolish the nation's emergency stockpile of coffee, in place for decades, after declaring the beans not v...
17:44, 2019-04-10

Jakarta residents to sue government over severe air pollution The Indonesian capital topped the charts for the world’s most polluted city a dozen times in June Tired of breathing in some of the world’s filthiest...
03:28, 2019-07-02

Out of the shadows: How an Alberta government minister is waging war on FGM It seems like a problem from another place and time, but female genital mutilation is a very Canadian issue, according to an Alberta government minis...
19:48, 2019-11-28

Canada's government to help Newfoundland dig out after massive blizzard Canada's federal government will help Newfoundland on the Atlantic coast dig out in the wake of a massive winter blizzard that buried cars and left t...
00:08, 2020-01-19

The US government claims I'm a 'domestic terrorist'. Am I? | Ken Ward I shut down an oil pipeline as part of a peaceful protest. The government thinks this is violent extremismIn the early hours of 11 October 2016, I cl...
12:36, 2020-01-30

Federal government ran $14 billion deficit in 2018-19 Revenues in 2018-19 expanded by $21 billion - or 6.7 per cent - compared to the previous year, said the report released Tuesday....
18:20, 2019-09-17

US government records $160.3 billion April surplus WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government recorded a $160.3 billion surplus in April as revenues jumped to an all-time high. But even with a flood of ...
20:32, 2019-05-10

Will the UK use a legal loophole to hit government climate targets? Ministers have controversially agreed to count historical carbon cuts against future climate change targets, which the UK is set to miss...
16:20, 2019-06-04

Last year was Earth's second-warmest: U.S. government report Last year was the world's second-warmest in 140 years of record-keeping, according to a U.S. government report published on Wednesday....
18:44, 2020-01-15

Fracking halted after government pulls support Drilling for shale gas will cease in England - but the government stops short of an outright ban....
02:28, 2019-11-02

New corruption allegations hit Puerto Rico’s government SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A top Puerto Rico official says he has appeared before a federal grand jury investigating a former government adviser in...
16:00, 2019-06-25

Alaska seal die-off spurs government investigation U.S. government biologists are investigating the deaths of nearly 300 Arctic ice seals found on Alaska beaches since last summer, federal officials s...
06:04, 2019-09-13

UK: Government Scheme To Help Homebuyers Hurts Renters The government’s tax policy seems designed to win votes not solve housing problems. As always, the answer to housing price issues isn’t more money bu...
01:00, 2020-02-23

28 countries the US government doesn’t want you to visit The State Department’s travel advisories are intended to keep Americans aware of potential terrorist attacks, civil unrest and crime in other n...
17:04, 2019-06-25

Three arrested by ICE at California courthouse despite new law SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — U.S. immigration agents have arrested at least three people at a Northern California courthouse in a move that appeared to ...
03:24, 2020-02-20