Trump suffers bruising defeat as health reform effort collapses

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WASHINGTON: Donald Trump suffered a bitter defeat on Friday (Mar 24) in his first major legislative challenge, as the president's effort to repeal Obamacare was shot down by rebel Republican lawmakers.

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EU parliament head sets 'red line' on citizens' rights post-Brexit

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BRUSSELS: European Parliament chief Antonio Tajani said securing the rights of millions of EU citizens after Brexit was a "red line" when negotiations begin soon.

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UK parliament gives final approval for Brexit bill

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LONDON: Parliament gave its approval on Monday (Mar 13) for Prime Minister Theresa May to start Britain's withdrawal from the European Union, even as Scotland signalled its opposition by announcing plans for a fresh independence vote.

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Landslide vote nominates Kong director Vietnam’s tourism ambassador

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Members of a council under Vietnam’s tourism ministry were unanimous in their voting on Thursday to nominate U.S. filmmaker Jordan Charles Vogt-Roberts, director of the Hollywood blockbuster “Kong: Skull Island,” to a four-year term as the country’s tourism ambassador.

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Lords defy PM May for a second time on Brexit

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LONDON: Prime Minister Theresa May suffered her second defeat in a week over Brexit on Tuesday (Mar 7) when the House of Lords voted to give parliament the final say on how Britain leaves the European Union.

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Losing jobs to Poland, French workers see futile vote

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AMIENS, France: Two months before France's presidential elections, workers for Whirlpool in the northern French city of Amiens are torn between anger and resignation as the US appliances giant prepares to move their jobs to Poland.

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Brexit bill delayed as Lords back EU nationals' rights

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LONDON: The House of Lords voted on Wednesday (Mar 1) to amend and thereby delay a bill empowering Prime Minister Theresa May to begin Brexit negotiations, demanding guarantees for EU nationals living in Britain.

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Opposition parties to ask speaker to directly put scandal probe bill to vote

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South Korea's four opposition parties Tuesday decided to request National Assembly Speaker Chung Sye-kyun exercise his authority to directly call a vote on a bill to arrange an extended special investigation into a scandal involving President Park Geun-hye.

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EU migrants set to be on agenda as UK Lords study Brexit bill

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Britain’s House of Lords will Monday begin detailed scrutiny of the bill empowering Prime Minister Theresa May to kickstart Brexit, with the fate of EU nationals living in Britain likely to be on the agenda.

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UN likely to vote next week on Syria sanctions

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UNITED NATIONS: The UN Security Council is likely to vote next week on a draft resolution that would slap sanctions on Syria over the use of chemical weapons, but Russia is almost certain to veto the measure, diplomats said on Thursday (Feb 23).

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Vietnamese businesses grapple with Brexit

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Back in June of 2016, Britain sent shockwaves throughout Vietnam and around the globe by voting to leave the EU.

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Brexit bill set to clear major parliamentary hurdle

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LONDON: MPs look set to approve a bill on Wednesday (Feb 8) empowering Prime Minister Theresa May to start Brexit negotiations, in a major step towards Britain leaving the European Union.

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Trump gets his secretary of state but other fights loom

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President Donald Trump notched a victory on Wednesday with Rex Tillerson anointed as his secretary of state, but opposition Democrats girded for battle over other nominations, including his US Supreme Court pick, source from VNS/AFP.

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British MPs take first step to starting Brexit

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British MPs debated until midnight on Tuesday over the merits of a bill giving Prime Minister Theresa May the power to start the country’s departure from the European Union.

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British MPs approve first stage of Brexit bill

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LONDON: British MPs on Wednesday (Feb 1) approved the first stage of a bill empowering Prime Minister Theresa May to start pulling Britain out of the European Union.

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