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Iran's Rouhani vows to deliver campaign promises

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani , in his first remarks after winning re-election, vowed on Saturday to deliver on his campaign promises of creating a freer society and improving the economy. Rouhani ran in this election without the support of Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who preferred Raisi, a conservative and particularly radical cleric.



Stricter cigarette packaging rules come into force in UK

The minister also requested to earmark 2 per cent of tobacco tax revenues for Prime Minister's National Health Program for Treatment of Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs)/tobacco control. Moreover, the study also showed that if the tax is increased to Rs44 per pack, the revenue it would generate would go up by Rs39.5 billion. The UK was only the second country in the world to pass legislation on standardised packaging after Australia in 2012, with many others following on including France , ...


Trump seeks to move past controversies as he lands in Riyadh

Trump seeks to move past controversies as he lands in Riyadh

He travels to Israel and the Palestinian Territories on Monday and Tuesday, and then to the Vatican and to Brussels and Italy for North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and G7 meetings. The White House was rocked by another bombshell when reports emerged that Trump said his firing of "nut job" Comey had relieved "great pressure" on him due to the investigation.



Top newspaper calls on Brazil leader to quit

Temer , who was the country's vice president before taking office nearly exactly one year ago, came to his post in the midst of a political scandal involving his predecessor, President Dilma Rousseff. A third of Temer's Cabinet is under official investigation for corruption. In a plea bargain by the same man who recorded Mr Temer , released as part of the document dump by the Supreme Tribunal Federal, the president is accused of taking 1.5 million dollars (£1.15m) in bribes.


'Like a miracle': Crowds flock to see one-eyed 'cyclops' goat

'Like a miracle': Crowds flock to see one-eyed 'cyclops' goat

National Geographic said that the goat has a condition called cyclopia , which is a result of a "developing brain's failure to separate into two hemispheres". He adds that it is his responsibility to take care of the kid and he has been feeding it like a normal goat . "It's like a miracle and people have been coming to our place to see this baby goat ", he continued, "It might be something from God that the baby goat was born in our house".


Obama Defends Obamacare During Award Acceptance Speech

Obama Defends Obamacare During Award Acceptance Speech

In his approximately 30-minute speech after accepting the award, Obama steered clear of partisan attacks and never mentioned his successor, President Donald Trump, who has often criticized the previous administration and has worked to undo many of Obama's initiatives, including the Affordable Care Act .