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On Friday, the U.S. imposed additional tariffs of 25 per cent on import of Chinese goods worth $ 50 billion, of which tariffs on $34 billion worth of Chinese products will be charged from July 6, while the remaining $ 16 billion worth of Chinese products will undergo further review in a public notice and comment process.
  • Kim Kardashian joy as gran released

    Kim Kardashian joy as gran released

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    Johnson said that now that she's free, she wants to fight hard for prison reform, including making sure people incarcerated are ready to rejoin society when their "miracle" does come. Lewis "Scooter" Libby and Kristian Saucier, a Navy sailor. The television personality later tweeted to say she spoke to Johnson on the phone to tell her the news, saying the phone call was "one of my best memories".
  • Trump barrels into G-7 summit, ready to fight USA allies

    Trump barrels into G-7 summit, ready to fight USA allies

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    Mr Xi told media after their meeting that both he and his Russian counterpart felt "the China-Russia comprehensive strategic partnership is mature, firm and stable". It was expelled in 2014 in response to its annexation of Crimea . "We should have the Russians at the negotiating table", Mr. Trump said before departing for Canada .
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    Trump held a "terrible" phone conversation with Macron media

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    The French president spent the day meeting with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and other Canadian officials ahead of the June 8-9 summit in La Malbaie, Quebec. But after more than one year of multilateral discussions, he feels the current approach hasn't been fruitful and a new one is needed, Mr Kudlow said.
  • Injuries in bus crash on Highway 401 near Prescott, Ontario

    Injuries in bus crash on Highway 401 near Prescott, Ontario

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    Four of those injured received life-threatening injuries, she said. He said the hospital set up a triage centre in a garage beside the emergency department. Spokeswoman Abby McIntyre told The Canadian Press that all the patients the hospital had received were "Mandarin speaking". McIntyre said other people injured in the crash were believed to be "walking wounded" who were taken to other hospitals.
  • China soybean tax, Canadian agricultural products trade barriers unacceptable

    China soybean tax, Canadian agricultural products trade barriers unacceptable

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    Trump this week announced a 25 percent tariff on imported steel and a 10 percent tariff on imported aluminum from Canada, Mexico and the European Union. "And on top of that, these tariffs are going to be hurting American workers and Canadian workers". "We think that the G7 (meetings) will be useful if at the end of the G7, the United States is aware of the possible negative consequences of their decision on the unity of the G7 - not only the economic unity, but also the political one", Mr Le ...
  • Entire Hawaii neighborhood covered by lava

    Entire Hawaii neighborhood covered by lava

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    At least 117 homes had earlier been reported destroyed in the four weeks since lava began flowing, according to Hawaii Civil Defense Administrator Talmadge Magno. About three dozen of those structures, mostly private homes and vacation rentals, were lost during the weekend in Kapoho. Lava had covered almost 8 square miles (20.7 sq km) of landscape as of Monday, and some 9,900 earthquakes had been recorded on the Big Island since Kilauea rumbled back to life last month.
  • 158 migrants land ahead of visit by anti-immigrant Salvini

    158 migrants land ahead of visit by anti-immigrant Salvini

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    Conte is set to be sworn in later today after meeting Italian President Sergio Mattarella and agreeing to lead a new government and break the country's deadlock, reports the Independent. President of the European Council Donald Tusk has congratulated the new prime minister in a tweet. While Tria has been critical of the European Union, he is not been seen as an advocate for an exit from the eurozone.
  • People airlifted away from relentless lava flow in Hawaii

    People airlifted away from relentless lava flow in Hawaii

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    A 5.5-magnitude quake struck near the summit of Kilauea early Tuesday, but it was not strong enough to generate a tsunami , the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said. "A Hawaiian County Fire Department overflight reported that the lava filled the lake and apparently evaporated all the water", the report said. Lava early Tuesday destroyed Big Island Mayor Harry Kim's second home in Vacationland, Snyder said.
  • Guatemala volcano erupts, killing children as lava spews into village

    Guatemala volcano erupts, killing children as lava spews into village

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    After awakening on Sunday, and for the second time this year, the Volcan de Fuego (Volcano of Fire) has generated strong pyroclastic flows in the Barrancas de Cenizas, Mineral, Seca, Taniluya, Las Lajas and Barranca Honda localities, the National Coordinator for Disaster Reduction in Guatemala (Conred) said.
  • India Inc lauds GDP numbers in Q4, expects trend to improve further

    India Inc lauds GDP numbers in Q4, expects trend to improve further

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    The minister further said that an huge growth in the field of manufacturing , agricultural and the construction has also been recorded, while highlighting that the manufacturing and construction areas also provide employment. "But as I had been saying in the past as well, there is no one to one relation between the oil price growth and the GDP growth". "(It) seems like we have moved beyond the teething troubles related to GST implementation", said Tushar Arora, a senior economist at ...
  • Giuliani says Trump will fight Russian Federation probe subpoena

    Giuliani says Trump will fight Russian Federation probe subpoena

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    In a new interview with NBC News' Meet the Press with host Chuck Todd, Giuliani discussed the outcome of President Trump ending Mueller's investigation. Giuliani noted that the political ramifications of a self-pardon could be severe. Adding, Trump "believes he's telling the truth". "The records and testimony we have, pursuant to the President's directive, already voluntarily provided to your office, allow you to delve into the conversations and actions that occurred in a significant and ...
  • China warns US against tariffs as trade talks end

    China warns US against tariffs as trade talks end

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    Beijing warned all the commitments it had made so far were premised on "not fighting a trade war". Private sector analysts say Beijing may be willing to trim its trade surplus, but it will resist changes that might threaten its plans to transform China into a global technology competitor.
  • Pentagon warns Assad against attacking pro-US Kurdish forces

    Pentagon warns Assad against attacking pro-US Kurdish forces

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    Israeli officials have maintained that they can not tolerate a continued Iranian military presence in Syria. The Defense Department's warnings for Syria come amid reports that Iranian and Iranian-backed Hezbollah fighters may have begun withdrawing from areas in southern part of the country close to the tense border with Israel.
  • Lions and tigers break out of zoo cages in western Germany

    Lions and tigers break out of zoo cages in western Germany

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    A bear has been shot dead and officials are searching for two lions, two tigers and a jaguar that escaped from a German zoo, according to police. A large search operation was carried out, involving the fire services, the police and veterinarians, the spokesman said.
  • Republican Missouri Governor Eric Greitens is set to RESIGN

    Republican Missouri Governor Eric Greitens is set to RESIGN

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    Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner said in a statement that her office had reached "fair and just resolution" on criminal charges against Greitens. But political analysts say the man who had aspirations of becoming president could find a political revival challenging, especially in a #MeToo environment where he would be vulnerable to attack for allegedly taking a compromising photo of a woman during an extramarital affair in 2015.
  • North Korea: Trump says summit with Kim is back on

    North Korea: Trump says summit with Kim is back on

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    President Donald Trump's chaotic brand of internation diplomacy was back on display Friday afternoon as he announced-following an Oval Office meeting with a high-ranking North Korean official-that a summit he cancelled earlier this month between the two countries is now back on track.