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by | June 23, 2017 | 08:30

MSCI believes concerns over capital mobility have been partially allayed by the launch of the Shanghai and Shenzhen Stock Connect programs, which promote two-way capital flows into the local A-share market. "To MSCI , the bull runs of the emerging markets were hard to miss". It trimmed the number of stocks from an original list of 448. This is more than the 169 which had been first proposed in March as part of MSCI's consultation.

by | June 23, 2017 | 08:22

Yesterday, an attempt of armed intrusion by Pakistan's Border Action Team (BAT) in Poonch was foiled at 2 p.m. Army Commander, Northern command and all ranks salute supreme sacrifice of two Soldiers in Poonch Sector & offer condolences to their families.

by | June 23, 2017 | 08:16

The Cuban government responded Friday evening by rejecting what it called Trump's "hostile rhetoric". It does not end normalization of diplomatic relations with Cuba , nor would it bar most USA trade and investment there. Policy changes will not take effect until the Treasury and Commerce departments have completed a complete review of the new policy in a process that may take up to 90 days.

by | June 23, 2017 | 08:16

It is asking the U.N.to order the Lebanese government to remove the posts. It also promotes agriculture and collects ecological data. But the Shi'ite group has not altered its view of Israel as its foremost enemy, and Israel's military has said it regards Hezbollah in the same way, Reuters explained.

by | June 23, 2017 | 08:13

A USA air strike killed at least two Afghan policemen and wounded four others in Helmand , officials said Saturday, in apparently the first " friendly fire " incident since American Marines returned to the southern province in April. A USA official confirmed that at least two US soldiers had been killed. "Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of American heroes". Ismail Shinwari, a district governor in Achin, said the incident happened in the Pekha Valley region of the Achin ...

by | June 23, 2017 | 08:10

Potential Trump administration responses being discussed include expanding drone strikes, redirecting or withholding some aid to Pakistan and perhaps eventually downgrading its status as a major non-Nato ally, news reports quoting officials said.

by | June 23, 2017 | 08:10

His mother's property is next to his victim's home, KFOR-TV reported Tuesday. "As a 7-year-old, I had never been exposed to anything like that so I didn't know it was bad until he told me not to tell", Dyer told CNN . Oklahoma law prohibits sex offenders from living near schools, public playgrounds and childcare centers, but it does not prevent convicts from living next door to their victims .

by | June 23, 2017 | 07:58

West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi will discharge the functions of the Governor of Bihar, in addition to his own duties, it said. With the Shiv Sena joining other NDA allies in backing Kovind and Odisha's ruling BJD, YSR Congress and TRS too extending support, the 71-year-old Dalit leader is expected to have a smooth sailing in the event of an election.

by | June 23, 2017 | 07:57

On June 5, Saudi Arabia , the UAE, Bahrain, Egypt and Yemen severed relations with Qatar , as they accuse Doha of supporting terrorism. A $12-billion deal between the USA and Qatar for F-15 combat jets and a visit to Doha by two American warships showed the vital military links Washington maintains with a country now in a dispute with several other Arab nations .

by | June 23, 2017 | 07:56

Become a subscriber to the Trinidad Express Newspapers for access to all our articles via our vNEWS. . However, Kohli before India's opening encounter at the Champions Trophy against Pakistan , had rejected the reports of him having rift with the head coach, saying they were mere speculations which have been created by the people.

by | June 23, 2017 | 07:28

The pass percentage this year has been marginally high in comparison to 2016 when it was a mere 46.6 per cent. Initially, results were to be declared at 11 am but due to the swearing ceremony of Keshari Nath Tripathi as caretaker Governor of Bihar , it has postponed at 1 pm .

by | June 23, 2017 | 07:01

The Wisconsin Republican commented in response to a Trump friend, Chris Ruddy , the CEO of Newsmax , who suggested Monday night that the president was already thinking about "terminating" Mueller from his position as special counsel. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is recused from the Russian Federation investigation and can't either. Rosenstein wrote a memo to Sessions on Comey, which was then used by the administration to justify firing the director for his handling of the Clinton ...

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:59

As a result of the deal, Richard Liu, JD.com's founder and CEO will join Farfetch's board. JD and Farfetch say the partnership will benefit all 700 brands and boutiques that are part of the Farfetch community by enabling them to take advantage of the combined resources of the two businesses and of the new gateway to China's luxury market.

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:51

Some victims were discovered in homes in isolated regions. Three days national mourning was declared on the occasion that ends on Tuesday. Most of the people were choked by the poisonous smoke and burnt alive by the wildfire. About 35 forest fires continued to burn across the country yesterday, with more than 2,000 firefighters and 700 vehicles mobilised. Vania Delgado, who works at Nova Era bakery and whose family lives some 40 minutes away from Pedrogao Grande , said it's hard not ...

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:50

Socialist leader Jean-Christophe Cambadélis lost his seat in the first round. Macron's camp is expected to significantly boost its score in Sunday's second round with voters fed up with mainstream politics keen to try out his team, half of which is composed of rookie politicians.

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:48

Raishani, who also goes by Adam, has been charged with attempting to provide material support to a foreign terrorist organization. Raishani, 30, was arrested Wednesday as he prepared to board a flight to Lisbon, federal prosecutors said. In May Raishani told yet another undercover individual, this one with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, that he was looking to travel to Syria to join ISIS and meant to do so before the end of Ramadan.

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:46

Though Trump again said countries must eliminate funding streams for terror groups, the White House said he focused on the need for the region's various US allies to stick together. Qatar denies trying to pay ransom money to secure the release of the hostages, although foreign minister al-Thani said it sent money "to support the authorities in the release of Qatari abductees".

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:33

AN Ohio coroner, abiding by family wishes, has performed an external examination instead of a full autopsy on the body of the US student who was held prisoner in North Korea for 17 months and sent home in a coma, the agency said on Tuesday.

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:27

But driving golf carts on greens is just a bad, bad idea. Greens are the most delicate parts of a golf course, and their surfaces must be treated with care so that the roll of putts is true. "No other reason would possess such a golf lover to do such a thing, right?" He also owns the Riverview Club in Washington D.C., only a few miles from the White House.

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:23

Inspector Realan Emamon, chief of the Pigcawayan police, said they received reports about the unidentified number of armed men at around 5:45 a.m. "All Army detachments, BPAT were notified that is why the BIFF fighters were not successful in their harassment and withdrew immediately", Encinas said.

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:17

Under oath Thursday, Comey repeatedly called Trump a liar - Trump responded Friday by saying Comey was a liar. He said Trump told him he had " hope " that the then-director would "let Flynn go", and that he took the suggestion as a "direction".

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:21

Surrounded by thousands of supporters at a raucous rally, President Donald Trump on Wednesday pledged to crack down on immigration and to use solar panels to help pay for a promised wall on the Mexican border. "Does that make sense?" he added. The capital is consumed with the investigation into Russian meddling in last year's election and Trump's firing of his FBI director.

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:14

Police in Fairfax, Va., said on June 19, 2017, that " road rage " was to blame for the slaying of the 17-year-old Muslim girl who was walking with friends to her mosque between Ramadan prayers. "We trust her, she's a good daughter, but we can not trust people outside - never", Ngaliman said. The case continued to strike a chord well beyond Virginia on Tuesday.

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:16

The Iraqi army said on Wednesday ( 21 June) the group had destroyed the Great Mosque of al-Nuri as forces were advancing in Mosul , which Isis seized in 2014. About 100,000 residents are believed to still be trapped in the Old City by IS, which has been using civilians as human shields to defend its last redoubt in Mosul .

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:13

During Putin's press conference, he compared Comey to Edward Snowden , the National Security Agency leaker who was granted asylum by Russian Federation. With the recent allegations about Russia's military intelligence targeting USA voting software suppliers, more and more details are becoming available about what looks like a comprehensive, multifaceted operation targeting US elections in 2016.

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:10

Gen. Dawlat Waziri, spokesman for the Afghan Defense Ministry, also confirmed the attack. On June 10, three USA soldiers were killed and another was wounded in the Achin district of Nangahar province, when an Afghan commando opened fire on them.

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:04

During the House debate, a group of hardline conservatives held up a vote on the leadership's bill and negotiated changes to get rid of more regulations before supporting it. The non-partisan Congressional Budget Office estimated the House bill would kick 23 million people off their healthcare plans. Starting in 2020, the Senate version would begin shifting increasing amounts of tax credits away from higher earners, making more funds available to lower-income recipients, some ...

by | June 23, 2017 | 06:01

Trump has denied any collusion, and he continued to cast doubt on the investigations in a series of tweets on Thursday morning. But the president had steadfastly refused to clarify whether any tapes existed. Trump: Over a fairly short period of time. White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters earlier this month that she will "try to look under the couches" to determine whether there is a recording system.

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:59

Hundreds of people turned out to the afternoon funeral prayer service for slain Muslim teen Nabra Hassanen , who was brutally attacked and killed with a baseball bat early Sunday. Sunday, according to police . During an intense search for the girl, an officer stopped a auto being driven suspiciously on Sunday and the driver, later identified as Martinez Torres was taken into custody, police said.

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:46

Encinas said the gunmen had planted improvised bombs around the school, a small building in a rural area, and that soldiers had surrounded it. Padilla then confirmed militants had taken over the school, and said the military would seek to broker a solution.

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:45

The threat came after a U.S. Navy fighter aircraft shot down a Syrian Air Force jet on Sunday, an act that the Pentagon explained as a defensive measure to protect U.S. The move comes days after a US fighter jet shot down a Syrian jet, and Syrian ally Russian Federation responded by threatening to treat planes from a USA -led coalition operating in the skies over Syria as targets.

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:39

The self-employed consultant who speaks Chinese is charged under the federal espionage act. He could face life in prison and the charges, if certain conditions are met, could make Mallory eligible for the death penalty, according to prosecutor John Gibbs .

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:38

At the first formal Brexit negotiations Monday, Britain accepted the EU's timetable that the exit bill, citizens' rights and the Northern Ireland border be settled before its request for a free trade deal be considered. Hungary's populist Prime Minister Viktor Orban, annoyed because he felt Macron had slighted Central European nations in an interview, noted that the meeting Thursday in Brussels was Macron's first EU summit.

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:18

Depending on their income, some consumers may qualify for the low-priced or no-cost Medi-Cal program. A recent report from CMS found that skimpier coverage under the American Health Care Act (AHCA ) would have the effect of more than doubling deductibles from $3,000 per year to $7,250.

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:14

The Global Times - a popular newspaper described as coming under the auspices of official Chinese Communist Party media - reported that large donations of more than £200 were being sought to buy live dogs off the markets, when the animals' value were only £20 each.