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Feb 25 2016

United Nations welcomes Obama's plan to close Guantanamo prison

Andy Gordon, professor at Arizona State University's Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, said the military prison has caused the country "all kinds of (international) p...

Feb 24 2016

Gordhan taxes wealthy, cuts jobs to curb 2016 budget

The message that we've been given is that the private sector will be tapped into. Gordhan also said he aimed "to stop this nonsense of bail-outs" for state-owned compan...

Feb 24 2016

Plane Crash In Nepal Kills All 23 Aboard

It lost contact a few minutes after taking off from the airport at 7:47 AM local time. These are now heading for the crash site, identified by the Kathmandu Post as bei...

Feb 24 2016

Obama sets out wish list for Supreme Court nominee in blog post

Going a step further, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he was not inclined to even meet with the president's pick. "I agree with the Judiciary Committee's reco...

Feb 24 2016

Telegram Messenger Crosses 100 Million Users - Controversy Creates Cash

He went on to add that a number of 350,000 new users sign in to the app every day. While 100 million might not sound much when compared to a Billion WhatsApp users or 8...