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Trump: Immigration deal ‘probably dead’

Trump: Immigration deal ‘probably dead’

US President Donald Trump yesterday appeared to give up for dead a bipartisan deal on immigration, blaming Democrats as the aftershocks of his vulgar disparagement of African countries and Haiti rumbled Washington’s political battlegrounds.

Zidane and Real Madrid under fire after defeat

Zidane and Real Madrid under fire after defeat

The Spanish press did not hold back in their criticism of a “shattered” Real Madrid, a team “in crisis” after their 1-0 home defeat at the hands of Villarreal in La Liga.

India palm imports seen surging on Malaysia export tax cut

India palm imports seen surging on Malaysia export tax cut

Indian buyers will be among the biggest beneficiaries of Malaysia’s decision to suspend export duties on crude palm oil, with first quarter imports tipped to rise to the highest in more than two years.

Patriots roll past Titans, Eagles clip Falcons

Patriots roll past Titans, Eagles clip Falcons

The Super Bowl champion New England Patriots beat the Tennessee Titans 35-14 Saturday to move within one win of a return to the NFL’s championship showcase.

UK govt keeps ‘close eye’ on struggling firm Carillion

UK govt keeps ‘close eye’ on struggling firm Carillion

The British government is keeping a “very close eye” on construction and outsourcing group Carillion, a senior minister said yesterday, amid reports it could go into administration within days.

Norway's coalition expands but remains minority government

Norway's coalition expands but remains minority government

Norway's right-wing coalition on Sunday took in a small centre-right party, but remains a minority government and will continue the search for the parliamentary majority needed to ensure it can pass laws.

20 dead as search for California mudslide survivors grinds on

20 dead as search for California mudslide survivors grinds on

Another 900 emergency personnel arrived this weekend to join the relief effort conducted by more than 2,100 personnel from local, state and federal agencies.

Programme protecting young immigrants 'probably dead,' Trump says

Programme protecting young immigrants 'probably dead,' Trump says

A US immigration programme protecting hundreds of thousands of young people brought to the United States illegally as children is ‘probably dead,’ President Donald Trump said Sunday.

Stricken Iranian oil tanker drifts into Japan's economic zone

Stricken Iranian oil tanker drifts into Japan's economic zone

A stricken Iranian oil tanker drifted into Japan's exclusive economic zone (EEZ) on Wednesday afternoon, a spokesman for Japan's Coast Guard told Reuters on Friday, as strong winds pushed the burning ship away from the Chinese coast.

Chelsea frustrated by Arsenal in League Cup stalemate

Chelsea frustrated by Arsenal in League Cup stalemate

Chelsea wasted a chance to take control of their League Cup semi-final against Arsenal as the misfiring Blues were forced to settle for a 0-0 draw in Wednesday night’s first leg.

Rwanda predicts mountain gorilla numbers are up, ahead of census

Rwanda predicts mountain gorilla numbers are up, ahead of census

A census of mountain gorillas due in March will likely show numbers have risen this decade, experts said during a ceremony to mark Rwanda’s expansion of its Volcano National Park.

Blockade is a barbaric act against people: FM

Blockade is a barbaric act against people: FM

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani has accused countries which have imposed a blockade on Qatar of treating the Qatari people in a "barbaric" manner.