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Trump plan ‘largest tax reform’

Massive cuts face big hurdles as debt mounts WASHINGTON, April 26, (AP): President Donald Trump is proposing “the biggest tax cut” ever even as the …

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Air Force launches unarmed missile for test in California

An unarmed Minuteman 3 intercontinental ballistic missile has been launched from a US Air Force Base in California on a flight to a target in …

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China launches 1st home-built aircraft carrier amid Sea row

BEIJING, April 26, (RTRS): China launched its first domestically built aircraft carrier on Wednesday amid rising tension over North Korea and worries about Beijing’s assertiveness …

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IS developing ‘new weapons’ despite losses: arms monitor

ERBIL, Iraq, April 26, (Agencies): Islamic State militants have developed an improvised explosive device (IED) that can be launched from rifles or dropped from an …

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Nation-state seen behind hack of Saudi

RIYADH, April 26, (Agencies): Increasingly sophisticated hackers possibly linked to a foreign nation aimed to disrupt key organisations in Saudi Arabia, the US-based cyber security …

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Kuwait pledges $100m to Yemen – $1.1b raised

GENEVA, April 25, (Agencies): The State of Kuwait is earmarking $100 million as a contribution to international relief aid for the Yemeni people. Kuwaiti Deputy …

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Horrific wounds, gruesome accounts offer window on hell – Victims filling frontline clinic in west Mosul

MOSUL, Iraq, April 25, (AFP): The horrific wounds and gruesome accounts of the victims filling a frontline clinic in west Mosul in Iraq offer a …

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Tax plan faces deficit challenge – Trump seeks to slash corporate tax rate from 35 pct to 15%

WASHINGTON, April 25, (AP): President Donald Trump plans to stick with his campaign pledge to slash the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 15 …

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Dubai Mall plunges into darkness by power outage – Electricity restored after two hours

DUBAI, April 25, (RTRS): A power outage briefly plunged the glitzy Dubai Mall, one of the world’s largest shopping centres, into darkness on Monday, Dubai’s …

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US carrier group heads for Korean waters – China calls for ‘restraint’

BEIJING/SEOUL, April 24, (RTRS): Chinese President Xi Jinping called for all sides to exercise restraint on Monday in a call about North Korea with US …

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