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The mechanics of India's high-value banknote exchange programme

The mechanics of India's high-value banknote exchange programme With the glare of the world on the USA election, Modi chose to deliver his bombshell announcement in a rare address to the nation barely three hours before the order to close banks and ATMs came into force. "Banning black money is ok, but certainly not this way". In Bank of Maharashtra, people can be seen fighting with each other to enter the bank premises. Continua a leggere...

Singapore says Malaysian 'Jho Low' key figure in 1MDB-linked probe

Singapore says Malaysian 'Jho Low' key figure in 1MDB-linked probe He has been linked to Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak and reports have earlier claimed that he had orchestrated a 2009 joint venture between 1MDB and PetroSaudi International to allegedly siphon off US$700 million (S$985 million). Yeo is accused of obstructing justice in the sprawling corruption and money laundering probe, the first banker to be charged from the 1MDB investigations. Continua a leggere...

It's payback time for leaders like Mayawati, says BJP

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief and former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati too minced no words in flaying the central government for the move. The Centre will take more measures as part of its fight against black money, a top BJP leader today said. Continua a leggere...

Egypt set to receive 1st tranche of International Monetary Fund loan

Egypt set to receive 1st tranche of International Monetary Fund loan The central bank said the repurchase transaction with overseas banks has a maturity of one year, with the funding provided against newly issued dollar-denominated sovereign bonds. Since the float, more companies have gone to the bank for their dollars, leaving them scrambling for funds while a lack of liquidity means interbank trading got off to a slow start. Continua a leggere...

GUNNERS BLOW! Arsenal to be without Bellerin for three weeks

GUNNERS BLOW! Arsenal to be without Bellerin for three weeks This problem allegedly first appeared during the last worldwide break when Bellerin appeared against the San Marino U21s, and flared up in the Arsenal training session before being pulled out of the side that went to Ludgorets. On Tuesday it emerged that Chile global and in-form Arsenal striker, Alexis Sanchez, had suffered a low-grade calf muscle tear while training with the worldwide side. Continua a leggere...

Vatican warns Chinese Catholics over ordination of bishops

Vatican warns Chinese Catholics over ordination of bishops Signed by Director of the Holy See Press Office, Greg Burke, the statement referred to recent unsubstantiated reports that, without authorization from the Pope, the ordination of some bishops took place recently in the so-called "underground Church" in Continental China. Continua a leggere...

Chess Lawsuit Set for Moves in Federal Court on Thursday

Chess Lawsuit Set for Moves in Federal Court on Thursday Current champion Magnus Carlsen, of Norway, and Sergey Karjakin, of Russian Federation, are competing in the tournament, which begins Friday in Manhattan. He said those following the live feed will still learn moves shortly before he does. World Chess claimed they should have the exclusive right to disseminate the chess moves in real time. Continua a leggere...

Terremoto, altra forte scossa nel Centro Italia avvertita dalla popolazione

Terremoto, altra forte scossa nel Centro Italia avvertita dalla popolazione Profondità di dieci chilometri. Sono state circa 30 le scosse sismiche di magnitudo non inferiore a 2 registrate dalla mezzanotte tra Marche , Umbria e Lazio . Le scosse, di lieve potenza, sono state tutte di magnitudo non superiore 3. Il sisma è stato registrato con epicentro a Visso , nel maceratese, con una magnitudo 3 .4. Continua a leggere...

Democrats build early vote lead in battleground Nevada

Democrats build early vote lead in battleground Nevada It is essential for Donald Trump to succeed in North Carolina , as without the state's 15 electors, reaching 270 Electoral College votes will be quite hard. North Carolina's early voting period has ended, and the final results are now in. The overturned measures curbing early voting hours and requiring photo ID to vote in person targeted blacks "with nearly surgical precision", according to a Jul... Continua a leggere...

California hikes tobacco taxes, to start taxing e-cigarettes

California hikes tobacco taxes, to start taxing e-cigarettes As the authors of the study point out, there is a lot more to investigate, but given what we know so far, antismoking policies may need to consider e-cigarettes more seriously. The overall prevalence of smoking three or more cigarettes in the past month, or vaping three or more times, was below 5%. The study finds that smoking a hookah indoors generates more "carbon monoxide, a toxic gas, and ... Continua a leggere...

Veronesi, il figlio "Alla fine niente cure"

Veronesi, il figlio Alberto ricorda anche "l'umanità straordinaria" dello scienziato: "È la cosa più grande che ha lasciato a tutti noi". 'In fondo lui che ha sempre predicato l'eutanasia, il diritto di non soffrire, non ha voluto essere curato alla fine'. Continua a leggere...

Immunity issues in Matthew Leveson case

Immunity issues in Matthew Leveson case Mr Leveson was last seen leaving the city's ARQ nightclub with his boyfriend Mr Atkins in the early hours of September 23, 2007. Mr Leveson's disappearance is now the subject of an ongoing Coronial inquest and therefore no further comment is available at this time. Continua a leggere...

FBI letter says new Clinton email investigation finds nothing illegal

FBI letter says new Clinton email investigation finds nothing illegal The peso MXN=D2 , which has been hit by the rise of Republican candidate Donald Trump and his policies that are seen hurting Mexico's economy, extended gains to rise 2.25 percent to 18.584 per dollar. "Based on our review, we have not changed our conclusions that we expressed in July with respect to Secretary Clinton", Comey wrote to congressional leaders, less than two weeks after first telling... Continua a leggere...

Indian-American Kamala creates history, wins US Senate seat

Harris has been state Attorney General for five years and Sanchez served almost 20 years in Congress. While the 59.6 million Americans who voted for Hillary Clinton are reeling from the Democratic nominee's shocking loss to Donald Trump, there were a few signs of hope for tired liberals. Continua a leggere...

Saskatchewan RCMP say father in Amber Alert found dead

Saskatchewan RCMP say father in Amber Alert found dead Police say Adam Jay Eastman, 45, was found on a rural property in northeastern Saskatchewan with self-inflicted injuries. She was supposed to be returned to her mother in Nipawin, Sask., by 7 p.m. On a Facebook page belonging to Jay Eastman, which appears to be the same Adam Jay Eastman, there are some posts that could be considered disturbing. Continua a leggere...

Siemens +4% as quarterly net profit climbs 20%

Siemens +4% as quarterly net profit climbs 20% The move, which follows a carve-out of the business from the rest of the group, takes Siemens in a different direction from global rivals General Electric and Philips, who are focusing more on healthcare as they shed financial services and lighting respectively. Continua a leggere...

Duterte to hold bilateral meet with Malaysian PM

Duterte to hold bilateral meet with Malaysian PM In the latest reported incident, the Philippine military on Monday said the group had killed a German woman and abducted her companion from their yacht off the southern Philippines. Duterte on Tuesday discussed a possible cooperation between the Philippines and Malaysia to fight piracy in the Strait of Malacca. "Similar dynamics could play out in Asia, where countries like the Philippines and Ma... Continua a leggere...

Life of NYC police officer, a family man, honored at funeral

Life of NYC police officer, a family man, honored at funeral He and his wife, Lisa, were raising two sons in Huntington, New York. Fellow officer James Hasper remembered his friend as "the greatest guy in the world". Rose of Lima Catholic Church on Merrick Road in Massapequa at 11 a.m. The encounter unfolded after the gunman, Manuel Rosales, had broken into his estranged wife's home. Continua a leggere...

Trump begins to play catch up on transition to White House

Trump begins to play catch up on transition to White House Trump claimed his place Wednesday as America's 45th president, an as. Gov. Chris Christie is serving as chairman of President-elect Donald Trump's transition team, but he could be moving on to even bigger things now that his friend and Republican ally is heading to the White House. Continua a leggere...

UK campaigners win appeal case over preventative HIV drug

UK campaigners win appeal case over preventative HIV drug NHS bosses had... NHS England had argued that it was the job of local councils to fund the fight against the spread of infection, while the NHS should meet the cost of treating HIV. Supporting the initial High Court judgment, the outcome means that NHS England will need to reveal its decision on whether PrEP will be recommended for funding. Continua a leggere...


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