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Macedonian parliament approves country’s name change

SKOPJE (Reuters) – Macedonia’s parliament on Friday approved a proposal to change the country’s name, bringing a decades-old dispute with Greece one step closer to being resolved. A Macedonian flag flutters on one day before the referendum on changing the country’s name that would open the way for it to join NATO and the European Union, in Skopje, Macedonia September ...

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White House’s Kudlow says Trump not demanding Fed policy change

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – White House economic advisor Larry Kudlow said on Wednesday that U.S. President Trump was not demanding a policy change at the Federal Reserve after Trump heaped more criticism on the Fed on Tuesday, calling rising U.S. interest rates his “biggest threat.” In what has emerged as a pattern recently, the administration official sought the day after Trump’s ...

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Trump: Climate change scientists have ‘political agenda’

Image copyright AFP Image caption Donald Trump has said he does believe the climate is changing US President Donald Trump has accused climate change scientists of having a “political agenda” as he cast doubt on whether humans were responsible for the earth’s rising temperatures. But Mr Trump also said he no longer believed climate change was a hoax. The comments, ...

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Former minister calls on UK cabinet to make May change mind on Brexit

LONDON (Reuters) – Critics of Theresa May’s plans to leave the European Union stepped up the pressure on the prime minister on Sunday, with one former minister saying her cabinet team should exert its authority to force her to change course. FILE PHOTO: Pro-Brexit supporter and ex-Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, David Davis addresses a ‘Leave Means ...

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U.S. wants ‘regime change’ in Iran: Rouhani

(Reuters) – The United States is seeking “regime change” in Iran, President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday, adding that the current U.S. administration is the most hostile that the Islamic Republic has faced in its four decades. FILE PHOTO: Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani speaks at a news conference on the sidelines of the 73rd session of the United Nations General ...

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U.S. is seeking regime change in Iran: Rouhani

GENEVA (Reuters) – The United States is seeking regime change in Iran, President Hassan Rouhani said Sunday in a speech broadcast on state TV. FILE PHOTO: Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani speaks at a news conference on the sidelines of the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York, U.S., September 26, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid ...

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Brexit: How ‘no deal’ could change tobacco warnings

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The UK has struck a deal with Australia to use graphic warnings from its tobacco packaging Graphic warnings on cigarette packets will be replaced by Australian versions in the event of a “no-deal” Brexit, it has emerged. Regulations have forced manufacturers to print images highlighting the dangers of smoking on all tobacco products sold ...

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