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India, Russia sign deal to build 2 units of Kudankulam N-Plant

Putin said that Trump, a wealthy businessman who had never previously held elected office, benefits from his lack of political experience. "If they are patriotically minded, they start making their contributions - which are right, from their point of view - to the fight against those who say bad things about Russia ", Putin said. Read More »

Putin congratulates Rouhani on winning presidential elections


Iranian President Hassan Rouhani won a resounding re-election victory on Saturday as voters overwhelmingly backed his efforts to reach out to the world and rebuild the struggling economy. Although considered a moderate by Iranian standards, Rouhani was nonetheless the favorite pick for those seeking more liberal reforms in the conservative Islamic Republic. Read More »

Philippines president Duterte says he ``will not talk to terrorists``

Heavy infighting within the city and its border areas have erupted in the last eight days, displacing around 60,000 people residing in the city and nearby areas, according to government estimates. Directing his remarks to Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte , he said, "We want to live few years and in your generosity, Mr. President, in your heart, we know you can make something (happen)". Read More »

Protests, New Climate Pledges After Trump's Paris Pullout


Yesterday, Donald Trump withdrew the United States from the Paris Agreement on climate change, a move that doesn't make a whole lot of sense from any angle except the one of keeping boneheaded campaign promises . The president has in the past asserted that climate change is a hoax fabricated by the Chinese government. "Nike believes that climate change is a serious global threat and that the world will need to radically redesign industrial systems and economies in order to enable a ... Read More »

At least 34 dead in Manila casino attack

Just after midnight on Friday local time, a man burst into the Resorts World building near Manila's worldwide airport. The SITE Intelligence Group, a USA terrorism monitor, said an Islamic State-linked Filipino operative who provides daily updates on the ongoing clashes in Marawi had claimed "lone wolf soldiers" of the Islamic State group were responsible for the casino attack. Read More »

Kathy Griffin Fired By CNN After Posting Beheaded Head of Trump


The photo is seemingly reminiscent of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, beheading videos and photos. Trump tweeted that: " Kathy Griffin should be ashamed of herself". "I went way too far", she said. "It wasn't amusing. I get it", she said in the video message. "As a mother, a wife, and a human being, that photo is very disturbing", read a statement from Melania released on Wednesday. Read More »

Putin ridicules US focus on ambassador contacts

He further said that that Russian Federation is yet to ratify the agreement and is waiting for the rules on resource allocation to be formed as part of the deal. Putin added that USA participation is essential for the success of global efforts. His lawyer said in January Snowden had the right to remain in Russia until 2020 and to apply for Russian citizenship next year. Read More »

Comey to testify before US Congress over Russia probe

The senators will likely hone in on discussions between Comey and President Donald Trump about the Russian Federation investigation, and whether the president improperly sought Comey's loyalty. While presidents have the discretion to claim the privilege, "Congressional committees can fight back with their own constitutional tools, including subpoenas, contempt citations, refusals to hold hearings on presidential programs or appointments, or the ultimate tool of impeachment", said Rozell. Read More »

House intel panel approves subpoenas for Flynn, Trump lawyer Cohen


Flynn's representatives told the committee in an email on Tuesday that they would start turning over some subpoenaed documents in time to meet a deadline set by the panel, and that more documents will be turned over later. Republicans on the committee have been pushing for a thorough investigation of how the names of Trump campaign officials became exposed in classified intelligence reports based off intelligence community intercepts. Read More »

Iraqi forces advance on ISIS-held neighborhoods in western Mosul

The enclave covers mainly the Old City center and three adjacent districts alongside the western bank of the Tigris River. All three neighbourhoods are located north of the Old City, a warren of closely spaced buildings and narrow streets that has posed significant challenges to Iraqi forces seeking to oust IS. Read More »

Memorial Day: Donald Trump Honors Fallen Soldiers at Arlington National Cemetery

The sun broke through the clouds as the president's motorcade crossed Memorial Bridge over the Potomac River on the way to the cemetery. A 21-gun salute was followed by a tune military families know all too well, TAPS. HONORING HER SACRIFICE-Oklahoma National Guard Staff Sgt. Kenny Butler comforts Jane Horton, widow of U.S. Army Spc. Trump also paid tribute to World War II veteran and former Sen. Read More »

HomeNewsCorn Mill in Fatal Wisc. Explosion Previously Cited


Wednesday at the Didion Milling Plant in Cambria. CAMBRIA-Some residents shaken by the Didion Milling explosion late Wednesday gathered in a prayer vigil at First Presbyterian Church, 121 W. The plant was reprimanded by federal safety inspectors in 2011 for not taking precautions against dust explosions, which are a major hazard in handling grain, according to U.S. Read More »

Feeling insulted, Mexican to market 'Trump' toilet paper


Battaglia said he was "really bothered" when Trump launched his presidential bid by characterizing migrants who enter the U.S. illegally as criminals, drug runners and rapists. A lawyer for the Trump Organisation did not respond to phone messages and emails seeking comment. The copyrights were first granted only days after Trump won the presidential election in November, raising questions for some about whether this was some kind of "gift" from the Chinese government. Read More »

May, Corbyn clash over Brexit plans with United Kingdom vote a week away


More time to renegotiate the UK's relationship with the EU? The Telegraph points out that its MP, Mary Creagh, abstained in the parliamentary vote to trigger Article 50 - which could leave her open to Brexiteers. This will test the cross-party support for her pre-election pledges. Prime Minister Theresa May during a visit to the International Aviation Academy in Norwich. Read More »

What Will Comey Testify About Before the Senate?


A week after Comey was sacked, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who was in charge of the Russia investigation, appointed former FBI director Robert Mueller to "oversee the previously-confirmed FBI investigation of Russian government efforts to influence the 2016 presidential election, and related matters". Read More »

Netanyahu says US Embassy decision delays peace


In the statement carried by Petra news agency, the minister noted King Abdullah II's statements during his meeting with Trump in Washington recently, in which he underlined the importance of the US role in ending the conflict and creating stability and peace in the Middle East. Read More »

Trump keeps United States embassy in Tel Aviv, for now


Trump visited Israel last month, on his first overseas tour, and was the first sitting United States president to pray at the Western Wall in Jerusalem . Zomlot said: "We are ready to start the consultation process with the USA administration". Because of that, the US and other nations keep their embassies in Tel Aviv, the country's financial center. Read More »

Defense raises race bias in Cosby jury selection process

Over three days of jury selection, O'Neill grilled around 200 prospective jurors on their familiarity with the case and whether they could set aside any preconceived notions about what will be one of the highest-profile celebrity trials in recent memory. Read More »

Shulkin: Trump 'deeply engaged' on vets' issues


The first four months in office has been not-so-cool for the new president of United States, Donald Trump . Trump's decision came hours after administration officials said he was considering pulling the USA out of NAFTA altogether. and we realize that this is a global consensus agreement and that as a big developing nation we should shoulder our worldwide responsibility". Trump criticized the Iran nuclear deal during the campaign, saying its terms were better for Iran than for the USA and ... Read More »

Trump plan to exit Paris accord riles Arizona Democrats, warms GOP


In addition to the U.S., only two other countries - Syria and Nicaragua - are not part of the Paris agreement. The US Chamber of Commerce, a business lobby that had long criticized the prior Obama administration's energy policies, said had it had not taken a position on the Paris Agreement but favored policies that both promoted energy production and protected the environment. Read More »

Angry Europe vows to defend climate pact after Trump pullout

Trump says the deal, a landmark 190-nation climate agreement aimed at reducing carbon emissions to slow climate change, "disadvantages" the us and is causing lost jobs and lower wages. Among environmental groups, Climate Action Network said the withdrawal "signals that the Trump Administration is in total discord with both reality and the rest of the world". Read More »

Trump's tweeted typo covfefe becoming vanity license plates

Trump tweeted just after midnight in Washington on Wednesday: " Despite the constant negative press covfefe ". "We're all just glad everyone thought it was an honest spelling error, or some kind of autocorrect fail", stated Secretary of Defense James Mattis. Read More »

Huma Abedin Files for Divorce from Anthony Weiner


Former Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) on Friday pleaded guilty to sending obscene material to an underage girl. In a plea agreement with prosecutors, he agreed not to appeal any sentence between 21 and 27 months in prison. Federal authorities said that Weiner started communicating with the teen in January 2016 through online text and video chat applications, sending her sexually explicit images and asking her to engage in sexual conduct, according to a statement from the U.S. Read More »

Trump Called Netanyahu, but White House and Israel remain silent


Among those on hand were Rep. Ed Royce, R-Calif., the chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee, and Rep. Steny Hoyer, D-Md., the House minority whip. The Palestinian negotiator dismissed reports that Israeli and Palestinian delegations would meet later in the week, following Trump's visit to the Holy Land. Read More »

PWD scam: Complainant Rahul Sharma's auto attacked in Greater Noida


Metropolitan Magistrate Abhilash Malhotra directed the ACB Assistant Commissioner to assess the threat perception vis-a-vis one of the complainants and Roads Anti-Corruption Organisation founder Rahul Sharma, after he told the court that two unidentified motorcycle-riding men fired at him two days ago. Read More »

Britain's May to raise Manchester attack leaks with Trump


British police chiefs said the breaches of trust between security service partners were undermining their efforts. "This damage is even greater when it involves unauthorized disclosure of potential evidence in the middle of a major counter terrorism investigation". Read More »

Chris Paul will seriously consider signing with Spurs


Having recently turned 32, Paul is said to be "intrigued" by the possibility of playing alongside Kawhi Leonard under five-time National Basketball Association champion coach Gregg Popovich . Due to new CBA rules, he is eligible for a five-year $210 million deal from the Clippers, while other teams (like the Spurs) can only offer a maximum of four years and around $160 million. Read More »

Trump pulls USA out of Paris climate pact

They both appeared on Fox News' "Fox & Friends". Macron additionally called on "scientists, engineers, entrepreneurs (and) responsible citizens who were disappointed" by Trump's move to make France their home. Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto, a Democrat, said he'll issue an executive order Friday saying the city will meet its carbon-reduction goals for 2023 and 2030. Read More »

Kanter tweets father arrested by Turkish govt.

View the tweet below. The warrant refers to Kanter's alleged use of an encrypted messaging application that the government says is used by supporters of Fethullah Gulen. On Friday, The New York Times published an investigation of several videos from the incident, which clearly show that at least 24 of Erdogan's guards, were involved in the attack. Read More »

November 7 election for Chaffetz seat; Packed GOP field forming


Chaffetz's letter announcing his resignation did not mention the investigation, focusing exclusively on his decision about wanting to spend more time with family. Chaffetz will announce later Thursday that he will leave Congress on June 30, Politico reported . Asked whether he had any regrets about his time in Congress , Chaffetz says he would like to have completed more of his investigations, including one of his most controversial. Read More »

The UK Is Back To Sharing Intelligence With The US

May and US President Donald Trump "noted that there had been strong agreement in discussions so far that the G7 should do more collectively on counter terrorism", Downing Street said in a statement. "Intelligence that is shared between our law enforcement agencies must remain secure", May said . "There will be more arrests and there will be more searches", he said. Read More »