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British banks’ optimism hits crisis-era low on Brexit

Ninety percent of banks surveyed say preparing for the impact of Britain's exit from the European Union was their top challenge LONDON: Optimism about the...

Gambians return home after Jammeh goes into exile

West African regional military force enters capital city of Banjul and take control of the presidential palace  BANJUL/DAKAR: Gambians celebrated in the streets yesterday after a West...

Israel to build more homes in East Jerusalem

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reportedly lifts all restrictions on Israeli construction resulting from international pressure JERUSALEM: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has told senior ministers...

First days of Trump era signal deepening divide

US President's provocative actions reinforce fears that the country is splitting further apart after a bitter election WASHINGTON: In the blocks surrounding the White House, signs reading...

Trump signs executive decree against Obamacare health law

The order as aimed at minimizing the economic burden of the 2010 Affordable Care Act, pending repeal WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump on Friday signed an...