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Shaun Tandon

Shaun Tandon

    Trump moves to strangle Iran economy as nuclear deal withers
    Trump moves to strangle Iran economy as nuclear deal withers
    United States President Donald Trump on Wednesday tightened the screws further on Iran with sanctions on its mining industry after a frustrated...
    US patience thins with Pakistan as India goes on offense
    US patience thins with Pakistan as India goes on offense
    As conflict between India and Pakistan escalates to near all-out war, the United States has been thrust into a familiar position of hoping to...
    Trump vows to outspend Russia without new missile pact
    Trump vows to outspend Russia without new missile pact
    President Donald Trump vowed Tuesday that the United States would outspend Russia on missiles without a fresh international accord after he ditched...
    Democrats seize US House but Trump averts 'blue wave'
    Democrats seize US House but Trump averts 'blue wave'
    Democrats took control of the lower house of Congress Tuesday in a midterm rebuke to Donald Trump, but the US president escaped a feared "blue...
    US slams 'one of worst cover-ups' in Khashoggi case
    US slams 'one of worst cover-ups' in Khashoggi case
    The United States said on Tuesday that it was revoking visas of Saudis involved in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as President...
    After Khashoggi killing, Saudi Arabia's PR machine shows cracks
    After Khashoggi killing, Saudi Arabia's PR machine shows cracks
    When the United States was attacked on September 11, 2001 by 19 hijackers — 15 of them from Saudi Arabia — the kingdom switched...
    Nikki Haley resigns as Trump's UN ambassador
    Nikki Haley resigns as Trump's UN ambassador
    Nikki Haley resigned Tuesday as the US ambassador to the United Nations, in the latest departure from President Donald Trump's national security...
    Femi Kuti, Beyonce headed to SA for Mandela festival
    Femi Kuti, Beyonce headed to SA for Mandela festival
    Beyonce and Jay-Z will lead an A-list lineup to mark 100 years since Nelson Mandela's birth in a Johannesburg festival by the Global Citizen...
    Beyoncé, Jay-Z release joint album on marriage and identity
    Beyoncé, Jay-Z release joint album on marriage and identity
    Music's most famous couple Beyoncé and Jay-Z pulled a surprise by releasing a joint album, a long-rumoured collaboration that celebrates their...
    Avicii death a coming-of-age in electronic music boom
    Avicii death a coming-of-age in electronic music boom
    Rock 'n' roll had Buddy Holly, the psychedelic era had Jimi Hendrix and Janis Joplin and grunge had Kurt Cobain. Now electronic dance music has...
    Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington dead in apparent suicide
    Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington dead in apparent suicide
    Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington, who overcame a troubled childhood to top the charts with an angry but melodic brand of metal, was found dead...
    Grammys: Adele wins big, Beyoncé delivers powerful speech and performance
    Grammys: Adele wins big, Beyoncé delivers powerful speech and performance
    Adele on Sunday triumphed once again at the Grammys with five awards for her latest blockbuster album of ballads, but she paid glowing tribute to...