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    First meeting for Trump and Putin: what will the power dynamics reveal?
    Jul03

    First meeting for Trump and Putin: what will the power dynamics reveal?

    World awaits signals at G20 summit as Kremlin bid for leverage over the Oval Office confronts a hemmed-in US presidentHamburg will this week play host to one of the strangest encounters in modern history, when Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin meet on the margins of the G20 summit.It will be their first meeting as presidents but less clear – and...

    France’s liberal strongman
    Jul03

    France’s liberal strongman

    PARIS — In this era of illiberal authoritarianism, Emmanuel Macron is trademarking a paradoxical brand: the liberal strongman. The young, centrist French president, flush with electoral successes that have wiped out the old political class and given him an absolute majority in parliament, is taking full advantage of the Fifth...

    Intrigue surrounds Trump and Putin’s meet
    Jul03

    Intrigue surrounds Trump and Putin’s meet

    US President Donald Trump, who recently suggested that bilateral relations with Russia were at an “all-time low”, plans to meet with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin for the first time next week at the Group of 20 summit in the German city of Hamburg.The one-on-one meeting has been one of the most anticipated of Trump’s presidency after...

    Federer poised for record triumph
    Jul02

    Federer poised for record triumph

    Twelve months after shutting down his season in the wake of a devastating semi-final defeat, Roger Federer returns to Wimbledon as favourite to capture a record-breaking eighth title and become the tournament’s oldest champion.The evergreen Swiss, who turns 36 in August, has stunned the critics who wrote him off as yesterday’s man...

    Ladoke Akintola University Of Technology: How ownership tussle and lack of funds plunged LAUTECH into perennial crises
    Jul02

    Ladoke Akintola University Of Technology: How ownership tussle and lack of funds plunged LAUTECH into perennial crises

    The frustration of an unending strike continues for the students as there is no willing money bag like Moshood Abiola to help them out this time. When the ownership of Oyo State University of Technology was entrusted in the hands of Oyo and Osun States due to the creation of the latter in 1991, no one knew a school founded, owned and financed by...

    Tihomir Trifonov places fourth in Diamond League event
    Jul02

    Tihomir Trifonov places fourth in Diamond League event

    In his debut in a start of the Diamond League, Tihomir Ivanov finished fourth in the high jump event in Paris with a result of 228 cm. Ivanov jumped 228 in his first try but then failed three times at 230. Winner became Mutaz Barshim with 235 cm, followed by the Ukrainian Bogdan Bondarenko with a result of 232 cm and Syrian Majededdin Ghazal also...

    Jake Tapper criticizes Trump for controversial tweets — then it backfires big time
    Jul02

    Jake Tapper criticizes Trump for controversial tweets — then it backfires big time

    Popular CNN anchor Jake Tapper took to his Twitter account Saturday to criticize President Donald Trump and his habit of using Twitter to air out his grievances with the media. In a series of four tweets, Tapper rebuked Trump for continually using his Twitter account as a platform for “attacking journalists” instead of discussing policy issues...

    Ukraine: Russian security services were behind cyberattack
    Jul02

    Ukraine: Russian security services were behind cyberattack

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Ukraine accused the Russian security services Saturday of planning and launching a massive cyberattack that locked up computers across the world.The Ukrainian security agency, known as the SBU, alleged in a statement… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Donald Trump gets lift from media wounds
    Jul02

    Donald Trump gets lift from media wounds

    The scandal that has yet to find a name sailed into the doldrums early this week. The lack of new news about Russia interference in the election and the financial gymnastics of Trump’s advisers was remarkable after weeks of subpoenas, contentious firings, damaging congressional hearings and various Washington Post and New York Times...

    Money in Swiss banks: India slips to 88th place; UK on top
    Jul02

    Money in Swiss banks: India slips to 88th place; UK on top

    India has slipped to 88th place in terms of money parked by its citizens with Swiss banks, while the UK remains on the top. Also, the money officially held by Indians with banks in Switzerland now accounts for a meagre 0.04 per cent of the total funds kept by all foreign clients in the Swiss banking system, as per an analysis of the latest...