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What to expect next week as the Senate impeachment trial begins

The Senate will take up Donald Trump's impeachment next week, essentially bringing a halt to the body's business. Given that Majority Mitch McConnell has shut down legislating anyway, that's not going to be much of a blow. What won't be happening, thanks to D

Koch network endorses its first Democrat, Henry Cuellar. We're going to help boot him on March 3

The Koch network has never endorsed a Democrat and has certainly not been involved in Democratic primaries. Until now. It’s found a Democrat it can love, for better or worse for him: Rep. Henry Cuellar, the Texas Democrat who is being challenged by Jessic

Movement of Cosmos satellite didn’t violate intl law, posed no threat – Moscow

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EU nations bicker over Libya arms embargo fearing warships would encourage migrants to cross Mediterranean & FLOOD Europe

Brussels has failed to revive an EU-led naval mission to uphold the arms embargo on Libya, with some dissenting voices in the bloc arguing that the ships' presence would attract migrants setting out from African shores. Read Full Article at RT.com

China accuses Australia of political bias against Huawei

The Australian government's decision to ban tech giant Huawei from its 5G rollout is «politically motivated,» according to the Chinese ambassador Cheng Jingye. Read Full Article at RT.com

Atletico boss Simone earns DOUBLE what Klopp does – and will need to prove his worth to end Liverpool’s Champions League hopes

When the list of football’s biggest-earning managers did the rounds earlier this month, Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone was head and shoulders out in front, pocketing a full €20 million more than his nearest rivals. Read Full Article at RT.com

Gold zooms to all-time high on safe-haven purchases amid global volatility

In Mumbai's Zaveri Bazaar, standard gold soared to trade at a record Rs 40,701 per 10 g, against Rs 40,617 per 10 g at close on Friday

TDS adds undue compliance burden for e-commerce platforms: IAMAI

The government, in the Budget, announced a new levy of 1 per cent TDS (tax deducted at source) on e-commerce transactions, which is to be collected from the sellers by the e-commerce companies.

How Federal Bank is using artificial intelligence to hire

Federal Bank wants to shed the image of a traditional bank by using tech-savvy tools

Reliance Industries seeks five LNG cargoes for April-June supply

The deadline for offers is February 17, one source said.

Volvo VNR Electric semi truck is eerily silent - Roadshow

This EV semi is set to enter operation later this year.

Volvo VNR Electric semi truck first drive: More than just a truck - Roadshow

Volvo's EV semi is part of the Lights program, a massive public-private effort to create an entire electrified ecosystem in Southern California.

iPhone 12 rumors: Release date, specs, screen size and 5G predictions - CNET

Here are the standout rumors about upcoming iPhones.

New secret weapon against Parkinson’s might actually be… COUGH SYRUP?

New research indicates that a common treatment for coughs and respiratory illnesses, discovered over 50 years ago, may prove to be the secret weapon which could halt the progression of Parkinson’s disease. Read Full Article at RT.com

Suicide bomber kills at least 10 people in southwest Pakistan

An explosion has rocked a rally in Quetta, southwest of Pakistan, killing at least ten people and injuring many others. Read Full Article at RT.com

'Chechenophobic:' Clueless Czech PM Babis upsets Grozny with snobbish reaction to name confusion

What do you call a prime minister who doesn't know the name of his country? Well, it appears the answer is Andrej Babis, the billionaire premier of Czechia. Read Full Article at RT.com

Over 3,000 trains cancelled in 2019 due to maintenance work on railway network: RTI reply

Between January 1 and September 30 last year, 2,251 trains were cancelled and from October 1 to December 31 last year, 895 trains were cancelled due to maintenance works, as per the reply.

Tatas pay Rs 2,197 cr to settle AGR dues

«Tata Teleservces Ltd and Tata Teleservices (Maharashtra) Ltd have made a payment of Rs 2,197 crore to the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) towards license fee and spectrum usage charges,» it said in a statement.

Racing Point debuts 2020 livery, names BWT as title sponsor

Water technology company BWT has been affiliated with Racing Point - known then as Force India - since 2017, and the team has run pink-liveried cars as a consequence.A revised paint job, which will the team will run on its new RP20 this year, was revealed by

Racing Point debuts 2020 car, names BWT as title sponsor

Water technology company BWT has been affiliated with Racing Point - known then as Force India - since 2017, and the team has run pink-liveried cars as a consequence.A revised paint job, which will the team will run on its new RP20 this year, was revealed by

Madagascar's bizarre aye-aye has 6 fingers on each hand, scientists discover

Scientists studying Madagascar's aye-aye just discovered a sixth tiny digit called a pseudothumb on each of its hands.

Insurers exit government#39;s Fasal Bima scheme to cut losses

While all other general insurance schemes have a policy of annual hike in premium, PMFBY does not have this provision. This has made the business unviable for insurers and reinsurers

Gold price firm at Rs 40,865 per 10 gram, silver up Rs 115 per kg

The yellow metal is likely to take further cues from the Federal Reserve and European Central Bank minutes to be released this week.

India#39;s poultry sales decline after coronavirus rumours linked to chickens

Millions of small poultry farmers have been hit by a sudden drop in sales. Soybean and corn producers are also being affected with prices of both the commodities used in animal feed have falling up to 8% in the last three weeks.

STPI exports stood at Rs 4.24 lakh crore in 2018-19: Official

Importantly, the focus of the government is towards making India a software product nation, Rai said.

Govt to spend Rs 2,000 cr to upgrade tourist infrastructure in Jammu and Kashmir

«The Jammu and Kashmir administration in coordination with the central government will spend Rs 2,000 crore to upgrade infrastructure and create better facilities for tourists,» Ahmed said at a roadshow here.

1,100 former Justice Department officials warn of 'grave threat' to justice, call on Barr to resign

Attorney General William Barr should resign because of the “grave threat to the fair administration of justice” posed by his political interference in the sentencing of Donald Trump associate Roger Stone, more than 1,100 former Justice Department lawyers

Currier exhibit celebrates life, work of its first director

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - A new exhibition at The Currier Museum of Art focuses on the watercolor and oil paintings of its first director. Maud Briggs Knowlton was a lifelong Manchester, New Hampshire, resident, with deep ties to Monhegan Island off the coast

Museum's Rembrandt knockoff turns out to be the real thing

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - Thanks to modern technology and some expert detective work, a nearly 400-year-old painting that had long been attributed to an unknown artist in Rembrandt’s workshop has now been judged to have been a work of the Dutch master himself.

Morning Digest: GOP retirement in key seat boosts Democratic chances of flipping Minnesota's Senate

The Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest is compiled by David Nir, Jeff Singer, Stephen Wolf, Carolyn Fiddler, and Matt Booker, with additional contributions from David Jarman, Steve Singiser, Daniel Donner, James Lambert, David Beard, and Arjun Jaikumar. Lead

Watch SpaceX attempt a rocket reusability record with another Starlink launch live

SpaceX is launching another batch of 60 Starlink satellites to join its existing constellation, which will bring the total to 300 and be the third Starlink launch this year already. The launch will also be a potentially record-setting demonstration of SpaceX&

Klopp cheering Lazio to end 20-year wait for Serie A title

Lazio has an illustrious backer in its bid to end a 20-year wait for the Serie A title

Police look into brawl at youth boxing tournament in England

Police are investigating an outbreak of violence at a youth boxing tournament in England that led to its cancellation

Live Science podcast «Life's Little Mysteries» 5: Mysterious volcanoes

In this episode of Life's Little Mysteries, we'll take a closer look at some explosive mysteries that originate deep inside the Earth — volcanoes.

‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Speeds into Cinemas With Record Opening

'Sonic the Hedgehog' broke the record for a U.S. video game movie debut (via Paramount) Despite early misgivings, Sonic the Hedgehog has broken the record for a U.S. video game movie debut. Paramount’s troubled adaptation raced to the top o

Just Free Prostitutes:’ Controversial Russian priest equates ‘common-law wives’ to unpaid sex workers

A senior Russian clergyman has come under fire after he publicly compared unmarried women cohabiting with partners to ‘ladies of the night.’ Despite predictable outrage, Dmitry Smirnov is in no mood to back down. Read Full Article at RT.com

First Russian citizen diagnosed with coronavirus on board cruise ship in Japan

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Casillas to run for president of Spanish soccer federation

Former Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas says he will run for president of the Spanish soccer federation

American taekwondo superstars Steven and Jean Lopez accused of sexual assault by 'dozens' of women

Olympic taekwondo brothers Steven and Jean Lopez are facing renewed allegations of sexual assault, including from a woman who came forward to claim that she was raped by Steven and two of his friends several years ago. Read Full Article at RT.com

«Low class» Donald Trump and the Wasps: Reckoning with vulgarity, snobbery and the presidency

Trump is technically at least part Wasp, but he's clearly deficient in several crucial areas of our shared culture

New Daily Kos/Civiqs poll: Most Americans disapprove of U.S. Senate’s handling of impeachment

The best antidote to hot takes is hard data, and the February Daily Kos/Civiqs poll is here with your cure. This month’s survey of 1,543 registered voters was conducted online from Feb. 11-14 and reveals that 60% of Americans disapprove of how the U.S. S
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