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Sep 26, 2017
SEC chairman to face tough hearing after the agency acknowledges that it was hackedJay Clayton, who has been at the head of the SEC since May, is not likely to face calls for his removal since the breach happened a year ago.
Sep 25, 2017
Emmanuel Macron's party suffers first electoral setback in French Senate vote; right-wing Republicans strengthen gripFrench president Emmanuel Macron's new centrist political party suffered its first electoral setback in Senate elections in which the right-wing Republicans party strengthened its dominance in the upper chamber of parliament.
Sep 23, 2017
John McCain opposes new Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill, torpedoes Republican effort to repeal ObamacareMcCain's rejection of the latest Obamacare replacement bill is yet another slight against the current president, someone he has repeatedly challenged.
Sep 21, 2017
India's role critical in US' long-term security interests, says top lawmaker as Senate passes $700 billion defence billIndia plays a critical role in America's long-term national security interests in not only the region but also around the globe, a top US senator has said as his legislation seeking stronger defence ties with New Delhi was passed by the Senate.
Sep 15, 2017
Can't succeed in stabilising Afghanistan without Pakistan's backing, says likely next US Ambassador to KabulThe US will not succeed in Afghanistan without the support and cooperation of Pakistan, which has been a source of "significant challenges" in the war-torn country
Sep 14, 2017
DACA: Reached deal with Donald Trump to protect 'Dreamers', Democrats sayTop Democrats said they had reached agreement with President Donald Trump to protect thousands of younger immigrants covered by DACA from deportation.
Sep 13, 2017
Facebook claims that ads bought by Russians last year promoted live events during US electionsRussian President Vladimir Putin has denied that his government interfered with the U.S. election.
Sep 12, 2017
Steve Bannon says firing former FBI director James Comey may be biggest mistake in modern political historyFormer White House chief strategist Steve Bannon says the firing of former FBI director James Comey may have been the biggest mistake in "modern political history."
Sep 07, 2017
Oracle backs bipartisan proposal in US Congress which would help penalise sex-trafficking websitesThe endorsement of legislation advancing in the U.S. Senate marks a sharp departure for Oracle from most of the technology industry.
Aug 26, 2017
Donald Trump pardons controversial ex-sheriff Joe Arpaio convicted for targeting Hispanic immigrantsUS president Donald Trump pardoned controversial former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was convicted last month of criminal contempt for illegally targeting Hispanic immigrants.