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Bengali boy, Sixteen, overwhelmed in ‘honour attack’ after dating Pakistani lady

Khizum Baig outside Preston Crown court where he pleaded guilty to assault occasioning actual bodily harm and affray following an honour beating (Picture: Cavendish)A schoolboy was savagely beaten in an ‘honour attack’ after he started dating a girl from a close knit family, a court heard. The Bengali 16-year-old, who has not been named, was taken…

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Auslandseinsätze: Von der Leyen will Bundeswehrmissionen um ein Jahr verlängern

Verteidigungsministerin Ursula von der Leyen (CDU) will die wichtigsten Auslandseinsätze der Bundeswehr im Frühjahr um ein volles Jahr verlängern – unabhängig vom Stand der Regierungsbildung. Sie werde in den nächsten Wochen mit allen Fraktionen darüber sprechen, sagte von der Leyen in einem Interview mit der “Funke Mediengruppe”. “Ich würde es begrüßen, wenn wir die Einsätze…

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Here’s Where the GOP Tax Opinion Stands Correct Now

Congressional Republicans revealed the final details of their agreed-upon tax-overhaul legislation Friday. It’s the culmination of a six-week legislative sprint designed to deliver a major policy victory for their party and President Donald Trump before year’s end. For a summary of the bill’s contents, click here. Here are the latest developments, updated throughout the day:…

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Stuff You Can’t Stutter in Silicon Valley

Tim Ferriss recently left Silicon Valley, citing liberal McCarthyism as one of the catalysts for his departure. Seen this quote surface a bunch in the last 24hrs in similar befuddlement. Reminded me of this post by @jesslivingston from nearly a year ago with a similar theme https://t.co/3MIVjMopfW https://t.co/15vofrD88A — Bryce Roberts (@bryce) November 24, 2017…

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Last Republican Tax Invoice Slashes Corporate Rate

Congressional Republicans’ final tax legislation proposes cutting taxes as expected for businesses, the wealthy and some middle-class Americans, according to a summary seen by Reuters on Friday, with decisive votes expected next week in a critical moment for the party and President Donald Trump. Prospects for approval of the biggest U.S. tax overhaul since 1986…

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US tax invoice imposes steep levy on abroad earnings

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One in 5 NHS trusts has creep out of beds within the first weeks of iciness to this level

One out of every five NHS trusts has hit maximum capacity at least once already this winter, as seasonal illnesses and cold weather push bed availability in the health service to its limits. The Independent’s analysis of the first two weeks of winter performance data found 18 per cent of trusts, 25 out of 137, have had one…

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GOP releases its closing tax opinion — right here’s what’s in it

In a statement, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said President Donald Trump “is on the precipice” of fulfilling a campaign promise and passing a plan that she said would boost wages and economic growth. “The president applauds the House and Senate conferees on coming to an agreement on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act,…

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The EU Council concurs the next half of Brexit talks can start up

The EU council has endorsed Theresa May’s Brexit divorce deal. REUTERS/Yves Herman EU Council agrees that the next phase of Brexit talks can begin. 27 other EU countries agree that “sufficient progress” has been made in Brexit divorce talks. Theresa May welcomes the agreement. Jean-Claude Juncker congratulates the “excellent work” of negotiators on both sides. …