Global stocks falter as trade war fears deepen | Business

NEW YORK: World stock markets faltered Monday as traders eyed looming trade wars and worried about EU rifts over migration. Analysts said investors were still jittery following Friday´s tit-for-tat tariff announcements by the US and China. Markets fear a further escalation could derail the global economy. “Trade concerns are the …

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England beat Tunisia 2-1 in World Cup group game | Sports

England´s Harry Kane celebrates victory with Jordan Henderson after the match. Photo: Reuter  VOLGOGRAD: England beat Tunisia 2-1 in their opening World Cup group game on Monday thanks to an injury-time header from Harry Kane. Kane had also opened the scoring in the first half before Tunisia drew level through …

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Bavarians put Merkel on notice to win EU migrants deal | World

Angela Merkel. Photo: File  BERLIN/MUNICH: German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative Bavarian allies agreed to give her a two-week breathing space on Monday to find a European solution to a row over immigration that threatens to scupper her three-month-old coalition government. Bavaria’s Christian Social Union (CSU), anxious about losing votes to …

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