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A new kind of cold war – CHINA V AMERICA

A new kind of cold war – CHINA V AMERICA

How to manage the growing rivalry between America and a rising China Fighting over trade is not the half of it. The United States and China are contesting every domain, from semiconductors to submarines and from blockbuster films to lunar exploration. The two superpowers used to seek a win-win world. Today winning seems to involve the […]

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Sri Lanka Enters a Global Conflict

Sri Lanka Enters a Global Conflict

Insights, analysis and must reads from CNN’s Fareed Zakaria and the Global Public Square team, compiled by Global Briefing editor Chris Good.   After the horrific Easter bombings in Sri Lanka, The Soufan Group links them to a global spread in Salafi-jihadist extremism, noting that both ISIS and al-Qaeda “have long viewed South Asia as fertile ground to gain […]

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Clash over Tibet between the US and Chinese officials

Clash over Tibet between the US and Chinese officials

The US Congress has voted to demand access for US diplomats, journalists and tourists to Tibet, threatening to bar the Chinese officials responsible for the policy from the United States if the region remained walled off to foreigners. The bill, which passed with bipartisan support, comes after years of concern over human rights violations in […]

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Yellow Vest’ Protests and its Effects on the French Economy

Yellow Vest’ Protests and its Effects on the French Economy

Three weeks of “Yellow Vest” protests have hit the French economy hard with trade in retailers, hotel chains, high-street stores and restaurants falling significantly, Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Monday. Speaking after a meeting with industry groups and business federations affected by the protest movement, Le Maire said sector revenues had been hit by between 15 and 50 […]

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US midterm elections 2018: How Could They Affect Donald Trump and What do The Latest Polls Predict?

US midterm elections 2018: How Could They Affect Donald Trump and What do The Latest Polls Predict?

Every two years, voters in the U.S. elect a new House of Representatives and one-third of the 100-seat Senate. This Election Day, Nov. 6, is widely seen as a referendum on someone not on any ballot: President Donald Trump. The midterm election — so named because it comes at the middle of the president’s term […]

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FAREED’S GLOBAL BRIEFING: Enough Is Enough, America

FAREED’S GLOBAL BRIEFING: Enough Is Enough, America

Insights, analysis and must reads from CNN’s Fareed Zakaria and the Global Public Square team, compiled by Global Briefing editor Jason Miks.  Enough Is Enough, America The interception of suspicious devices intended for former President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton among others should be a warning, as if one were needed, about the dangerous path on which political rhetoric […]

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How Brett Kavanaugh Could Change the Supreme Court—and America

How Brett Kavanaugh Could Change the Supreme Court—and America

By BRIAN BENNETT President Trump had narrowed his list of contenders for the nation’s highest court to four by the time Air Force One touched down outside Washington on July 8. But Trump wanted another sit-down with one candidate in particular. That evening at the White House, Trump spent more than an hour in his private […]

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Hurricane Florence sparks FOUR-YEAR oil price high as storm prompts shortage fears

Hurricane Florence sparks FOUR-YEAR oil price high as storm prompts shortage fears

By JOE GAMP HURRICANE Florence has seen oil prices rise to a four year high sparking fears of a global shortfall in supply. Oil prices broke the $80 a barrel barrier yesterday as the storm, along with Donald Trump’s sanctions on Iran, bumped prices. It is the first-time prices soared as high since 2014, when freezing […]

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Trump has attacked Google (NASDAQ:GOOG)

Trump has attacked Google (NASDAQ:GOOG)

Trump has attacked Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) because he doesn’t like the search results that pop up when he types in “Trump news.” Google has some excellent company on President Trump’s enemies list. Trump has attacked Google because he doesn’t like the search results that pop up when he types in “Trump news.” “They have it RIGGED, […]

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Indian decree targeting ‘black money’ fails as most cash re-enters system

Indian decree targeting ‘black money’ fails as most cash re-enters system

The cash was removed from circulation to target corrupt politicians and business people but left millions of citizens in turmoil. A decree designed to make “black money” worthless in India has failed after most of it re-entered the financial system. Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in a suprise announcement in 2016 that some currency would […]

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