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First Lady Melania Trump to welcome Narendra Modi at White House

Trump has so far focused on outreach to China, India's other strategic rival, as he looks to Beijing to rein in nuclear-armed North Korea. From his first visit to the U.S.in 2014 onward, Mr. Michael Kugelman, a South Asia expert at the Wilson Center , predicted that Wednesday's summit would be a "no-frills, let's get acquainted affair" whose outcomes, from their body language to the post-meeting joint statement, will offer clues about the future of U.S.


CBO Score Makes GOP Health Care Slog Harder

CBO Score Makes GOP Health Care Slog Harder

Any extra spending risks alienating conservatives, however, and could threaten a delicate balance McConnell must strike to win votes from at least 50 of the 52 Senate Republicans. However, he declined to say whether he would agree to Wednesday's procedural vote. Senators have bristled at what they viewed as McConnell's secretive and rushed process , and several other senators said they wanted more time before voting.


Bob Ferguson disappointed court narrowed travel ban freeze

Bob Ferguson disappointed court narrowed travel ban freeze

In the unsigned opinion, the court said that a foreign national who wants to visit or live with a family member would have such a relationship, and so would students from the designated countries - Libya, Iran, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen - who were admitted to a USA university.


Deutsche Telekom CEO Praises US Business Amid Merger Rumours

Deutsche Telekom CEO Praises US Business Amid Merger Rumours

Sprint , Charter and Comcast were not immediately available for comment. The companies are considering a number of scenarios including one in which Charter and Comcast would invest to improve Sprint's network -by taking a stake, for example - in exchange for favourable terms to offer mobile service using the carrier's network.


JP Morgan Chase & Co Reaffirms

JP Morgan Chase & Co Reaffirms "Overweight" Rating for Ashtead Group plc (AHT)

Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated an outperform rating and set a GBX 465 ($5.92) target price on shares of BT Group plc in a report on Tuesday, March 7th. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, January 10 by Barclays Capital. (NYSE:BWA) for 1.21M shares. Old Mutual Glob Invsts (Uk) Limited owns 7,000 shares.


Second landslide hits Chinese village

Second landslide hits Chinese village

Tuesday. Saturday's landslide carried an estimated 636 million cubic feet (18 million cubic meters) of earth and rock - equivalent to more than 7,200 Olympic-sized swimming pools - when it slid down from steep mountains. More than 320 residents in nearby villages have been evacuated. Fifteen people have been confirmed dead while 118 others are missing. "Many of the villagers have been living here for generations and have seen no major geological disasters", Xu said.