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by | June 26, 2017 | 12:07

Speaking alongside French president Emmanuel Macron in a rare joint press conference which was a mark of both sides' determination to show Paris and Berlin driving the EU, Mrs Merkel described the May plan as a "good beginning", but added that there was "a long way to go yet".

by | June 26, 2017 | 12:00

Boeing which is the maker of these fighter planes did not comment on the controversial sale. The crisis between other Gulf nations and Qatar , which hosts a U.S. More than 13,000 people have been affected so far by the decision of putting siege on the State of Qatar by three Gulf states, said the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) in its latest update yesterday.

by | June 26, 2017 | 11:52

She said the protesters rely on Medicaid to help them live and she says the health bill amounts to 'tax cuts for the wealthy on the backs of people with disabilities'. She said they were later reunited with their wheelchairs. He is aiming for a vote before members leave town ahead of the July 4 recess, giving Senate Republicans have just a handful of days to study a 142-page bill.

by | June 26, 2017 | 11:53

There is trouble in Israel as #Jerusalem is the centre of another terror attack . SITE Intelligence Group, a company that tracks online activity of white supremacist and jihadist organizations, said the Islamic State ( ISIS ) claimed the attackers as part of their organization.

by | June 26, 2017 | 11:51

Two journalists working for Dutch programme Spoorloos were abducted last weekend by rebels in Colombia. Bolt said that entering Catatumbo, near the border with Venezuela, to work on an episode of the program had been "a big mistake". "We are putting everything in motion in order to bring them back to The Netherlands as quickly as possible", Koenders said. "We are incredibly happy and relieved", the show said in a Facebook post.

by | June 26, 2017 | 11:53

She was the first woman Speaker of the Lok Sabha . Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar's decision to part ways with the opposition and back BJP choice Ram Nath Kovind indicates as much as it took the non NDA camp by surprise. While extending support to Kumar, BSP supremo Mayawati said she was "more capable and popular" than NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind. Tejaswi also seemed to be fuming at the Rahul when he said, "The opposition parties also need to realise that politics can not be a ...

by | June 26, 2017 | 11:52

President Donald Trump did not attend the funeral, but has blasted Warmbier's death as "a total disgrace". A USA student released by North Korea to the U.S. It seems absurd to think that Dennis Rodman is the closest American to Kim Jong-Un, but the former Chicago Bull has visited the "Hermit Kingdom" a number of times and just returned from his latest trip.

by | June 26, 2017 | 11:48

Some refused to leave. The evacuation comes as local authorities around Britain scramble to assess the safety of apartment buildings following the June 14 inferno that engulfed Grenfell Tower in west London , killing an estimated 79 people.

by | June 26, 2017 | 11:41

North Korea has carried out another test of a rocket engine that the United States believes could be part of its programme to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile, a U.S. The South and nuclear-armed North Korea are separated by one of the world's most heavily armed borders and remain technically at war after the 1950-53 Korean War ended with an armistice rather than a peace treaty.

by | June 26, 2017 | 11:34

From Obamacare to climate policy to Cuba , he seems intent on overturning whatever Obama did - no matter how great the cost to the American people. The U.S. efforts to reconcile with communist-governed island. Already, Frontier Airlines Holdings Inc., Silver Airways Corp., and Spirit Airlines, Inc. have discontinued flights to Cuba entirely, and American, the largest carrier with service to Cuba, scaled back flights 25 percent earlier this year.

by | June 26, 2017 | 11:34

Loving Day was decided on June 12, 1967 - 50 years ago as of the publication of this article - to allow the legal marriage between Richard and Mildred Loving . "It's just us here". Created to "preserve racial integrity", it allowed a white person to only marry people who had "no trace whatsoever of any blood other than Caucasian" or who fell under what was known as the "Pocahontas Exception" for having "one-sixteenth or less of the blood of the American Indian" and "no other non-Caucasic ...

by | June 26, 2017 | 11:31

Well, I am a master legislator. "I welcome the discussion, but I am honored by the support". On Wednesday, a small group of Democrats urged Pelosi to step down as House Minority Leader, The New York Times reported. "If we don't, then I think it's incumbent upon her and all of us to reassess who our leadership should be". Several Democratic lawmakers have said Pelosi's position as a prominent face of the Democratic Party will continue to make winning elections hard.

by | June 26, 2017 | 11:30

Do Jong-hwan, who was appointed minister of culture, sports and tourism last week, plans to discuss the plan with Chang Ung , North Korea's International Olympic Committee representative, at the World Taekwondo Championships in Muju in South Korea's North Jeolla Province.

by | June 26, 2017 | 11:27

In a phone interview , Admiral Rochon, who was the first African-American to be chief usher , said Friday that his job had involved long days that began at 6:30 a.m. Ms. Reid and Admiral Rochon, who is retired, are two of three living former chief ushers . "What is going on with Russian Federation and Mueller are matters involving Trump in his personal capacity", said an unnamed "informal but frequent" White House adviser, according to Politico .

by | June 26, 2017 | 11:14

Protesters allege the man, known by friends as Edson, was "brutally beaten". "To this end, an independent investigation has been launched by the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC)". Acting Chief Superintendent Ian Larnder, the borough commander, attempted to calm the crowd, although protesters returned to the police station. A flurry of angry comments such as "you are protecting them" were hurled at Larnder as members of the crowd pressed him about alleged police brutality.

by | June 26, 2017 | 11:12

Pretty good imagination, right? Mexico may have a problem with violence, but its government says it is not the second most violent country in the world, as US President Donald Trump has claimed on Twitter. And with a construction price tag estimate ranging anywhere from $8 billion to more than $70 billion to build about 1,800 miles of wall, it would probably be cheaper and more effective to simply invest in a beefed-up border security force.

by | June 26, 2017 | 11:09

The U.S-led coalition said in a statement that an F-15E Strike Eagle jet destroyed the Shaheed-129 drone around 12:30 am local time close to the Jordanian border. "We have never had a coherent Syrian strategy", said one U.S. official, speaking on condition of anonymity. "We continue to operate, making some adjustments for prudent measures", Davis said on June 20.

by | June 26, 2017 | 10:56

A total of 18 parties and coalitions are competing for 140 seats in parliament. Both main parties want to ditch the Socialist Integration Movement (SIM) of president-elect Ilir Meta, which gained the role of king-maker by propping up their respective governments for the last eight years.

by | June 26, 2017 | 10:56

They argue that Democratic candidates will have a better shot on Election Day if they're not tied to Pelosi. "I'm a master legislator". On Thursday, Trump jumped into the political fray, taking a swipe at Pelosi and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer in a tweet .

by | June 26, 2017 | 10:53

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson had said on Thursday that the United States pressed China to ramp up economic and political pressure on North Korea , during his meeting with top Chinese diplomats and defense chiefs. The North's unnamed ministry spokesman said that such accusations were part of a smear campaign to slander the country that had given "medical treatments and care with all sincerity" to a person who was "clearly a criminal".

by | June 26, 2017 | 10:55

This month alone, the United States shot down a Syrian warplane , came close to shooting another and downed two Iranian-made drones that were nearing US-backed troops on the ground. "We have no relations with Iran , and Iran's policy is no different from that of the Syrian regime on the Kurdish issue, which is hostile to the Kurds' fundamental rights", he told the Saudi Riyadh news site.

by | June 26, 2017 | 10:53

RJD chief Lalu Prasad and Bihar CM Nitish Kumar were also present at the iftar. Kumar is believed to have said they will not support the Opposition if it puts up its own contender. Tyagi also credited Kovind with maintaining the high tradition of democracy during his tenure as Bihar governor. The Congress leaders, meanwhile, apparently have argued with the Left parties and the Trinamool camp that fielding someone like Shinde will force the NCP to stick to the Opposition camp and will ...

by | June 26, 2017 | 10:51

To make matters worse for the hosts, Zhirkov was sent off for a second bookable offence with a quarter of the match to go. Cristiano Ronaldo's 75th global goal helped lift Portugal to an easy 4-0 win over New Zealand on Saturday and into the Confederations Cup semifinals.

by | June 26, 2017 | 10:46

The 32-year-old has a court date in Madrid next month, accused by Spanish authorities of tax evasion, and the fallout has resulted in Ronaldo threatening to leave Real. A typically robust New Zealand team was outclassed at times and extended its winless Confederations Cup run to 12 games across four editions. Osorio's side fought from a goal down to draw with the European champions on matchday one and beat New Zealand in Sochi after Chris Wood had put them behind.

by | June 26, 2017 | 10:34

One of the 30 co-passenger satellites was an Indian nano satellite NIUSAT. "The 13 satellites used by the military for surveillance include Cartosat 1 and 2 series and Risat-1 and Risat-2", the Isro source said. The Isro had on June 5 launched its most powerful and heaviest geostationary rocket carrying advanced communication satellite GSAT-19, weighing 3,136 kg, from the spaceport here.

by | June 26, 2017 | 10:23

Anthony Police Department. Castile then informs the officer hes carrying a weapon, but before he finishes his sentence, Yanez has his hand on his own gun and is pulling it out of the holster. The officer's defense team also argued Castile was high on marijuana , which affected his actions. Castile's girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds, was with him in the auto when Castile was fatally shot by Yanez.

by | June 26, 2017 | 10:24

The cooperative issued a brief statement on the occasion offering its view of the great Indian contribution to the world. The third International Day of Yoga - June 21- is celebrated in Azerbaijan with a series of public yoga sessions and other events in many cities, including Baku, Sumgait, Ganja and Gobustan.

by | June 26, 2017 | 10:15

House seat was accused of "body-slamming" a reporter , pleaded guilty Monday to misdemeanor assault , according to the Bozeman Daily Chronicle . Get the hell out of here! "The last guy did the same thing!" Neither during today's hearing or during a brief press conference afterwards did Gianforte or his staff say why his campaign at the time blamed the assault on, quote, "aggressive behavior from a liberal journalist", unquote.

by | June 26, 2017 | 10:16

If three Republican Senators vote no on the Senate legislation, the measure will fail. Discussing the bill , which aims to repeal Obamacare , Obama had said on Thursday in a post on social media: "The Senate bill , unveiled today, is not a health care bill ".

by | June 26, 2017 | 10:15

David Pollock, fellow at the Washington Institute, Mohamed Fawzi (L), former Al Jazeera English cameraman, Mohamed Fahmy, Al Jazeera English reporter, and lawyer Martin McMahon hold a press conference at the National Press Club about a lawsuit against Qatar's Al Jazeera June 22, 2017 in Washington, DC.

by | June 26, 2017 | 10:11

Ahead of the crucial Queen's Speech vote on Thursday, Sky News understands that Mrs Foster will meet the Prime Minister in Downing Street this morning. The Guardian reports that the deal hinges on an economic package for Northern Ireland. Labour has called for all parts of any potential agreement to be made public.

by | June 26, 2017 | 09:38

In its most detailed briefing yet on the criminal investigation, the Metropolitan Police on Friday confirmed residents' suspicions that the inferno at Grenfell was touched off by a refrigerator fire. Yesterday, Camden Council announced that it would "immediately" prepare to remove the cladding from five tower blocks on Chalcots Estate, which were refurbished by HTA Design, following tests that did not satisfy its fire safety concerns.

by | June 26, 2017 | 09:35

While the Blue House said that the Hyunmoo 2 missile that was successfully test launched was a key weapon in the "kill chain", created to counter North Korean nuclear weapon and missile attacks, military analysts believe that the missile's range and accuracy make it an offensive weapon that could be used in a precision strike against the North Korean leadership.

by | June 26, 2017 | 09:26

In the video, Kumar repeatedly said "thank you", "all right" to Sushma, indicating that the MP had to cut short her address. Azad further clarified that their fight is not against NDA's presidential candidate Ramnath Kovind, but against the Bharatiya Janata Party's ( BJP ) ideology.

by | June 26, 2017 | 09:15

The Palestinian official also told the paper that the Americans demanded Palestinian officials curb inflammatory statements regarding Israel. A USA official told the Jerusalem Post that the report of Trump thinking of ending the talks was "nonsense".