Articles by House of Representatives
Canada Denies Rumours Of Avoiding NAFTA Summit: Promises To Hold At End Of The Year
January 20 2015 4:20 PM
The Summit can be an opportunity to thrash out the irritants in the relations.
Former Senator Seeks Suspension Of Pacquiao As Congressman For Higher Priority To Boxing Over Lawmaking
December 23 2014 5:42 PM
Former Philippine Senator Rene Saguisag asked the leaders of the Philippine House of Representatives to either suspend or remove Sarangani representative Manny Pacquiao for treating his work in Congress as just a hobby.
Russia to Retaliate Against the US Over Sanctions, Troops and Warheads Ready
December 15 2014 2:35 PM
In its bid to impose more sanctions on Russia for its actions concerning Ukraine, the US Congress approved unanimously a new set of provisions over the country. Russia warned the West previously that if it pushes through with the bill then it will retaliate accordingly. There are now concerns about Russia's next move.
US Threatens Russia with New Nuclear Missiles, Prepares New Sanctions for Putin
December 13 2014 4:12 PM
The rift between United States and Russia continues as the Pentagon threatens Russia with releasing nuclear missiles in lieu of the Moscow's violation. According to the US, the country is prepared to redeploy nuclear weapons as a means to keep Russia at bay following its breach of two arms control treaties. Meanwhile, the US Congress has been working on new sanctions for Vladimir Putin following decisions over Ukraine tension.
Latest Poll Shows Bill Shorten Considered By Aussies As Stronger, More Trustworthy & Competent Than PM Tony Abbott
December 09 2014 10:24 AM
In just a little over a year in power, Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott's honeymoon with Aussie voters is definitely over.The latest survey by Fairfax Ipsos showed that Opposition leader Bill Shorten had not only overtaken Mr Abbott in terms of voting intentions if an election would be held today as the PM's personal approval rating tumbled down by 12 points.
Speaker John Boehner's Plan To Avert Gov't Shutdown Angers Fellow Republicans
December 06 2014 12:49 AM
Elder Republicans want to show more statesmanship and add a new image to the grand old party.
NATO, Allies Losing To Info War In Baltic vs. Russia—Expert
December 06 2014 12:09 AM
A NATO expert on counter-propaganda said Russia is winning the information war vs. the United States, NATO and its allies in the Baltic regions.
21st Century Cold War Has Began; US House Of Reps Passes Resolution 758 Even As US Tells Russia To Stop Self-isolation
December 05 2014 12:46 PM
U.S. House Resolution 758, approved on Thursday, signals the start of the 21st century Cold War era.
Five Most Unsafe Countries For Female Tourists
December 05 2014 1:04 AM
Here are five countries where women should think twice before travelling to.
Proposed US Defense Bill To Bar Russian RD-180 Engines On American Atlas V Rockets
December 04 2014 12:41 PM
Changes in the U.S. 2015 National Defense Authorization Act have called for the cancellation of purchases of the Russian-made RD-180 rocket engines which are used to launch U.S. military satellites into space.
Australian Deputy PM Warren Truss In Hospital For Colitis
November 21 2014 11:42 AM
Australian Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss is in a Brisbane hospital for gastroenteritis and acute dehydration. He has been in the medical facility for at least one day.
Obama's Executive Action On Immigration Soon: Republicans May React By Shutting Down The Government
November 15 2014 8:42 PM
Already Democrats have lost much of their support base and it remains to be seen how far Obama's executive order can revive that.
David Cameron Asks Web Companies to Wipe Islamic State off Internet
November 14 2014 3:23 PM
The British PM wants web companies to take their social resposibilties.
US Lawmaker Gifts Personalised Copy of Hindu Scripture to Indian PM Narendra Modi
September 30 2014 10:09 AM
U.S. lawmaker Tulsi Gabbard gifted a copy of Bhagavad Gita to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi
'Gay Marriage Will Be Legal in Australia': Former Prime Minister Julia Gillard
September 23 2014 12:19 PM
Former Prime Minister Julia Gillard said that same-sex marriage will eventually be a reality in Australia.
Top 10 Richest Boxers
August 29 2014 9:43 AM
Floyld Mayweather Jr tops the list of the top 10 richest boxers.
Australian Dollar Outlook - 19 August 2014
August 19 2014 10:00 AM
Bell FX Currency Outlook: AUD flat reacting to limited news flow and the uneventful RBA Minutes release, which had been taken into consideration by the markets. Northern Hemisphere is taking in the last of the summer holidays.
The Future of Unlocked Handsets: Why It May be Possible to Switch Carriers Easily Soon
July 31 2014 9:51 PM
Under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, it is illegal for user to unlock their cellphones in the United States of America. Now, the US House of Representatives has reversed that supposed mistake by approving the unlocking of cellphones. Since US President Obama is said to be eager to sign the law, the people may soon opt to take whatever network provider they wish to transact with. This overturn was done due to the massive petition, which encased 100,000 signatures.
Australian Dollar Outlook - 18 July 2014
July 18 2014 10:47 AM
Bell FX Currency Outlook: Amid the geopolitical developments the AUD held its ground near 0.9380 after the Malaysian Airlines news hit the screens, but late in the US session the AUD lost ground and is now nearer 0.9340.
Abbott Government to Reintroduce Carbon Tax Repeal in Lower House Amid Senate Vote Loss
July 10 2014 5:53 PM
The Australian government is hoping to repeal carbon tax by next week despite the chaos in the Senate. After further talks with the Palmer United Party, the government is preparing to bring back the bill to the lower house on July 14.