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The Government is currently revaluating business rates across the country, to reflect changes in property prices since the last revaluation in 2010
The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation is pursuing at least three separate probes relating to alleged Russian hacking of the U.S. presidential elections, according to five current and former governm
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s likely steps to finance a potential tax shortfall of R28 billion in the 2017/18 fiscal year dominates budget speculation.
Iran’s cargo transit via rail has experienced a 55 percent increase year on year during the first 10 months of the current Iranian fiscal year (which started March 20, 2016).
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Eight years of courtship culminated on December 17, 2016 at the Holy Trinity Cathedral when chief investigator in the Office of the Contractor General Sashein Wright and Marc-Anthony Nikolai Chin, Cop
Seven people have been arrested during a protest to support a blockade of coal from Russian-backed rebels in the east. Ukraine’s leaders say the obstruction, which started in late January, could
The United States and Russia were the top arms exporters over the past five years, with demand in the Middle East and Asia fueling an increase in global transfers, a Swedish-based research institute s
President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia signed a decree over the weekend recognizing passports issued by two separatist governments in eastern Ukraine, a step that Ukraine said would complicate peace ne
MINSK, Belarus – Five people have been detained and one policeman injured in a clash between Ukrainian nationalist demonstrators and police outside the presidential administration building in Ky
A move by Russia to recognise identity documents issued in separatist-held areas of eastern Ukraine has raised concern in Kyiv and western governments over Moscow’s intentions, even as efforts were un
President Trump’s personal lawyer and a former business associate met privately in New York City last month with a member of the Ukrainian parliament to discuss a peace plan for that country that coul
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BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd said it formed a strategic partnership with Bailian Group, the largest retailer by store numbers to join the e-commerce giant's drive to use big d
Millions of these particles strike your body each second. Despite their numbers, this subatomic torrent is imperceptible and has no known harmful effects on living organisms.
There is a lot of talks surrounding the cast of “Wonder Woman” these days, and the latest report is that David Thewlis will be playing the film’s villain, Ares. Ares will be made using a mix of CGI a
For the first time after filing for divorce from Brad Pitt in September, Angelina Jolie finally broke her silence about the “difficult” breakup in an exclusive interview. The 41-year-old actress-dire
President Donald Trump may believe that news media is the “enemy of the American people” but parts of his cabinet beg to differ. Defense Secretary James Mattis told reporters Sunday that he had no is
Ecuador’s ruling party candidate Lenin Moreno is leading the presidential election in the opening round of the voting Sunday. However, he is unlikely to gain majority and is expected to have a runoff
“Scorpion” Season 3, episode 17 will focus on Cabe (Robert Patrick), Sylvester (Ari Stidham) and Happy (Jadyn Wong) experiencing hallucinations during their newest mission.
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SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea plans to set up a plant to manufacture a locally developed foot-and-mouth vaccine by 2020 as part of efforts to combat outbreaks of the viral animal disease, the country'
The ability of small intestine cells to absorb nutrients and act as a barrier to pathogens is 'significantly decreased' after chronic exposure to nanoparticles of titanium dioxide, a common food addit
Researchers have developed an oncolytic virus capable of redirecting the patient's immune system against their tumor cells. Their work may lead to the development of new therapeutic strategies for sev
Former NFL players who had repeated head injuries may not have significant problems with motor functions later in life, according to a preliminary study.
A new biological-behavioral-operational computer model could help policy makers choose the best intervention strategies to rapidly contain an infectious disease outbreak. The model is based on the dyn
Scientists have identified a molecule that sends a 'wound-healing' message from tumor cells. If we can disrupt this messaging system, we may be able to fight certain cancers, say scientists.
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 About 4,800 Los Angeles Department of Water and Power customers remained without power late Sunday as storm-related outages persisted across Southern California. The DWP said the outages were spr
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New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis set an All-Star record with 52 points to carry the Western Conference to a 192-182 victory over the Eastern Conference on Sunday night in New Orleans.
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