World Cup Journeys: Is Paul Pogba the real deal or just a fancy French peacock?

World Cup Journeys: Is Paul Pogba the real deal or just a fancy French peacock?

Posted May 14, 2018 07:13:48 Photo: Paul Pogba has all the tools available to him to be a great player. But can he apply them? (ABC News: Tim Madden) He’s always said it himself; Paul Pogba wants to be the best player in the world. He’s already been the most …

What’s the deal with Nauru backing the disputed territories of South Ossetia and Abkhazia?

What’s the deal with Nauru backing the disputed territories of South Ossetia and Abkhazia?

Posted May 13, 2018 07:25:18 Photo: A map showing the disputed territories of South Ossetia and Abkhazia in Georgia. (Wikimedia Commons) Related Story: Unrest in South Ossetia: Timeline Related Story: Background: South Ossetia and Abkhazia A small breakaway republic in the Caucasus whose independence is not recognised by the international …

Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un will meet in Singapore. But why there and is a deal likely?

Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un will meet in Singapore. But why there and is a deal likely?

Updated May 12, 2018 01:16:46 Singapore is pleasant in June. And it’s on June 12 that the much anticipated summit will take place between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. External Link: @realDonaldTrump: The highly anticipated meeting between Kim Jong Un and myself will take place in …

Wall Street lifted by oil prices after Trump pulls out of Iran deal, AMP to face angry investors

Wall Street lifted by oil prices after Trump pulls out of Iran deal, AMP to face angry investors

Updated May 10, 2018 09:30:04 Australian shares are set to follow Wall Street higher, as surging oil prices boosted US energy stocks. Markets at 7:10am (AEST): ASX SPI 200 futures +0.4pc, ASX 200 (Wednesday close) +0.3pc to 6,108. AUD: 74.64 US cents, 55.08 British pence, 62.96 Euro cents, 81.88 Japanese …

Iran MPs burn paper US flag in Parliament after Donald Trump pulls out of nuclear deal – Donald Trump’s America

Iran MPs burn paper US flag in Parliament after Donald Trump pulls out of nuclear deal – Donald Trump’s America

Posted May 09, 2018 22:06:39 Photo: Politicians held the impromptu demonstration inside Parliament the day after Mr Trump’s decision. (AP) Iranian MPs have set a paper US flag ablaze in Parliament shouting “Death to America!” after US President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal and reimpose …

US withdrawal from Iran deal drives Wall Street and oil prices, Australian investors eye budget wash-up

US withdrawal from Iran deal drives Wall Street and oil prices, Australian investors eye budget wash-up

Updated May 09, 2018 09:46:45 Photo: Donald Trump said the US would impose “the highest level of economic sanctions” on Iran. (Reuters: Jonathan Ernst) Stocks on Wall Street have recovered from earlier losses as US President Donald Trump announced the United States would pull out of the Iran nuclear deal, …

Iran deal: Donald Trump has put the Middle East on a path to disaster

Iran deal: Donald Trump has put the Middle East on a path to disaster

Posted May 09, 2018 08:37:19 Donald Trump’s decision to violate the Iran nuclear deal and reimpose US sanctions will not lead us immediately to disaster. That may come later. Right now, America is on one side of the argument while its key allies including the UK, Germany and France, stand …

Donald Trump announces US pulling out of Iran nuclear deal – Donald Trump’s America

Donald Trump announces US pulling out of Iran nuclear deal – Donald Trump’s America

Updated May 09, 2018 04:40:45 US President Donald Trump has announced he is pulling the United States out of the Iran nuclear deal, in a move set to upset America’s European allies and disrupt global oil supplies. Mr Trump said the nuclear agreement was a “horrible, one-sided deal” that “didn’t …

Murray-Darling Basin deal brings certainty for businesses and communities, NSW irrigators say – ABC Rural

Murray-Darling Basin deal brings certainty for businesses and communities, NSW irrigators say – ABC Rural

Irrigators and Indigenous groups are cautiously optimistic about a deal struck by the Coalition Government and Labor to give certainty to communities in the Murray-Darling Basin. The two sides of politics reached an agreement on Monday to pass elements of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan that aim to do more for …

Iran deal or no deal? Donald Trump facing serious international pressure not to walk away – Donald Trump’s America

Iran deal or no deal? Donald Trump facing serious international pressure not to walk away – Donald Trump’s America

Updated May 08, 2018 09:26:46 It was one of Donald Trump’s signature campaign platforms. At rally after rally across the country he described then-US president Barack Obama’s Iran nuclear pact as “disastrous” and the “worst deal ever”. “This deal, if I win, will be a totally different deal. This will …