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politics - business - banking

Leaked Russian dossier: Trump-U.S. intelligence community relationship on tenterhooks

US - Russia Relation

January 12, 2017, Reporter : Big News Network

gallery thumbnail NEW YORK, U.S. - Arizona lawmaker and longtime Trump critic John McCain has admitted that he gave the FBI a dossier with details of a possible Russian blackmail plot against the U.S. president-elect.> BNN "Late last year, I received sensitive information that has ...Full Story

commerce - industry - technology

Turkish lawmakers hurt in brawl over constitution reform

Independent lawmaker, Aylin Nazliaka, handcuffed herself

January 20, 2017, Reporter : Big News Network

gallery thumbnail PanARMENIAN.Net - At least two Turkish MPs were injured Thursday, January 19 as brawls erupted in parliament between supporters and critics of a constitutional reform bill boosting the powers of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, reports said. Those hurt included a deputy ...Full Story

Education - Environment - entertainment

The world’s ‘Crown Prince of terror’ is Osama bin Laden’s son

Future leader of al-Qaeda

January 7, 2017, Reporter : Big News Network

gallery thumbnail WASHINGTON, U.S. - Osama Bin Laden’s son, Hamza Bin Laden is the latest to be added to the U.S. counter-terrorism sanctions list.> BNN Laden’s son has been tipped to become the future leader of al-Qaeda. This has earned him a position on the security ...Full Story

Socio culture - sports -travel

Bangladesh PM’s flight glitch: Seven Biman officials arrested

Emergency landing of PM aircraft en-route Hungary

December 23, 2016, Reporter : ANI

gallery thumbnail Dhaka [Bangladesh], Dec. 22 (ANI): Dhaka Metropolitan Police's Counter-Terrorism and Transnational Crime (CTTC) unit has arrested seven Biman officials in connection with the emergency landing of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's aircraft en-route Hungary.> BNN ...Full Story


French workers thrilled as country passes law backing ‘Right to Disconnect’ post working hours

Study by French research group Eleas

January 2, 2017, Reporter : Big News Network

gallery thumbnail PARIS, France - For French workers, the year started out on a very happy note as the country implemented the ‘Right to disconnect’ ...Full Story

German Defense Minister Refusing to Wear Hijab Causes Saudi Outrage

Bundeswehr to train Saudi army officers

December 21, 2016, Reporter : sputniknews/ DW

gallery thumbnail Controversy arose after German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen and her entourage refused to wear hijab head coverings or the full length ...Full Story

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