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    No immediate plans to further cut import duty on wheat: Govt
    Nov01

    No immediate plans to further cut import duty on wheat: Govt

    The government has no immediate plans to further cut the import duty on wheat to a zero level as overseas purchase of the grain still works out to be cheaper at the current customs duty level. On September 23, the import duty on wheat was reduced to 10% from 25% to boost supplies and check prices during Dusshera and Diwali festivals. “There...

    Ukrainian man renames himself iPhone 7 to win the phone
    Nov01

    Ukrainian man renames himself iPhone 7 to win the phone

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A Ukrainian man has officially changed his name to iPhone 7 after an electronics store offered the latest Apple product to the first five people who do that.The 20-year old iPhone Sim (Seven) got the coveted prize Friday. He said he might change it back to his original name, Olexander Turin, when he has children.The price of...

    Dutch government holds firm against latest EU deal giving Ukrainians visa-free travel
    Nov01

    Dutch government holds firm against latest EU deal giving Ukrainians visa-free travel

    THE DUTCH government has asked for an extra six weeks to push through a controversial trade deal between the European Union and Ukraine – which huge seen huge public opposition. …read more Source:...

    UK spy chief warns of Russia threat
    Nov01

    UK spy chief warns of Russia threat

    The escalating sophistication of Russia’s espionage and increasing threat of home-grown extremism has led British spy agency MI5 to hire hundreds more agents, its chief told the Guardian in an interview published Tuesday. While threats are rising globally, MI5’s Director General Andrew Parker singled out Russia as the most prominent...

    Is Donald Trump a Russian Agent? A Nonpartisan Guide to National Security and Foreign Policy Issues in the Presidential Election
    Nov01

    Is Donald Trump a Russian Agent? A Nonpartisan Guide to National Security and Foreign Policy Issues in the Presidential Election

    Click here for reuse options! Will we be less safe during the next administration? According to Hillary Clinton and her supporters, Donald Trump is crazy friendly with Russian president Vladimir Putin, a bad man who hates America and threatens its interests, and therefore Trump cannot be trusted even with U.S. intelligence secrets, much less the...

    UKRAINE:  THE WAR,  EU VISAS DILEMMA AND SHOCK AFTER THE E-DECLARATIONS
    Nov01

    UKRAINE: THE WAR, EU VISAS DILEMMA AND SHOCK AFTER THE E-DECLARATIONS

    Ukraines top officials keep millions of dollars in hard cash… (Українські високопосадовці мають на руках мільйони доларів готівки…) …read more Source:...

    In Ukraine: For a free phone, a 20-year old man changed his name to “iPhone 7”
    Nov01

    In Ukraine: For a free phone, a 20-year old man changed his name to “iPhone 7”

    A man originally named Olexander Turin has legally changed the name his parents gave him to "iPhone 7." Wonders, like they say, will never end and we have come across another example of why this is true. In Ukraine, a man originally named Olexander Turin has legally changed the name his parents gave him to “iPhone 7” because...

    43 countries to participate in 2017 Eurovision Song Contest in Ukraine
    Nov01

    43 countries to participate in 2017 Eurovision Song Contest in Ukraine

    “The Eurovision in Kiev will be another large-scale competition with the participation of 43 countries, equaling a record number of participants set in 2008 and 2011,” the committee said in a statement. …read more Source:...

    British spy chief warns of threats from ‘aggressive’ Russia
    Nov01

    British spy chief warns of threats from ‘aggressive’ Russia

    London // The head of British intelligence agency MI5, Andrew Parker, on Monday warned of Russia acting in “increasingly aggressive ways” and utilising new technologies in its opposition to the west.”It is using its whole range of state organs and powers to push its foreign policy abroad in increasingly aggressive ways –...

    Anti-Ukraine treaty group sets its sights on Dutch political parties
    Nov01

    Anti-Ukraine treaty group sets its sights on Dutch political parties

    One of the driving forces behind this April’s referendum on the EU treaty with Ukraine has launched a campaign against… …read more Source:...