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Senior GOP senator seeks 'path' for resolving Qatar crisis

Turkey supports Kuwaiti attempts at mediation in an ongoing political crisis pitting the small Gulf state of Qatar against a handful of other Arab countries led by Saudi Arabia. "The demands aim to achieve regional countries' stability, stand firmly against foreign interference and stop support for terrorist organizations", it said. [Full Article...]

Crews fight forest fire near Spain's Donana nature reserve

Crews fight forest fire near Spain's Donana nature reserve The flames advancing east have reached the Donana Nature Reserve, one of Spain's most important wildlife sanctuaries and a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1994. Spokesman Ignacio Fernandez said Monday that the fire "has not affected the park at all" but had damaged protected areas nearby. "The wind is shifting, gaining strength, which is normal as we get to the afternoon", said Mr Sanchez. [Full Article...]

Korea detainee got what he 'deserved'

On Friday, North Korea denied torturing him in the state's first reaction since Warmbier's passing. Otto Warmbier died days after his release from North Korea. The State Department has said that Rodman had no hand in the student's release-and Warmbier's father reiterated that point to ABC. "This college kid never should have been detained in the first place", said Portman, who met secr... [Full Article...]

Flash floods in North Eastern states, Mizoram is the worst hit

Flash floods in North Eastern states, Mizoram is the worst hit More than twenty people were reported missing. In Arunachal Pradesh , incessant rains over the past few days have thrown life out of gear with water level of all major rivers and their tributaries rising. Meanwhile, over 500 volunteers of Young Mizo Association (YMA) swung into action helping the distressed people. Rajnath Singh, who reached Aizawl on Monday for a security-related meeting of ... [Full Article...]

Tory Deal To Prop Up Theresa May Could Be Signed 'This Week'

In return, Foster's party will support the government on motions of confidence, the Queen's speech, the Budget and finance bills. Foster said the extra money would be spent on infrastructure , health and education , benefitting the whole of Northern Ireland after concerns voiced by the republican Sinn Fein party, the DUP's rivals. [Full Article...]

Russia targets Telegram app after St Petersburg bombing

Russia targets Telegram app after St Petersburg bombing M - The individual who carried out the attack in St. Petersburg metro station in April, his fellows, as well as a foreign supervisor used Telegram messenger at all stages of preparation for the attack, the Russian Federal Security Services (FSB) said Monday. [Full Article...]

UK PM Theresa May to meet Irish party leader on government formation

UK PM Theresa May to meet Irish party leader on government formation DUP leader Arlene Foster is due to see May on Tuesday for crunch talks, which could force the delay of the government's presentation of its legislative program to parliament by Queen Elizabeth II, due on June 19. But there are questions if that date is realistic because there are key substantive discussions to be held both within her Conservative Party and with its rivals and would-be partners... [Full Article...]

Turkey's Erdogan firmly behind Qatar against 'unlawful' neighbours

Tillerson said that the " series of requests presented by Bahrain, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the UAE " at least partly provides " a basis for ongoing dialogue leading to resolution ". On June 5, Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt severed diplomatic ties and transportation links with Qatar , accusing it of supporting terrorism , a charge that Doha denied. [Full Article...]

Solo woman traveller denied hotel room

Solo woman traveller denied hotel room The hotel policy indeed appears to suggest that it doesn't welcome "single lady" as its guests. Well I am making a fuss because I am not ready to settle. "I did speak to the management but I was told it is their policy". Goibibo's post included a screenshot of an email from the Deccan Erragadda, claiming that "we are not against a single woman staying in our hotel" but that "this is not right ... [Full Article...]

How £1bn in extra cash for Northern Ireland will be spent

The prime minister had enjoyed a clear majority in Parliament until she called a snap election in a bid to secure more Conservative seats. "The financial aspects of this deal entirely sum up how little the Tories care about Scotland - while a billion pounds is being handed over to Northern Ireland, Scotland is seemingly to be offered little more than scraps from the table". [Full Article...]

Donald Trump now acknowledges Russian interference by accusing Obama of inaction

Donald Trump now acknowledges Russian interference by accusing Obama of inaction In a storm of morning tweets , Trump charged that his predecessor "colluded and obstructed" by failing to act after the Central Intelligence Agency informed him Russian President Vladimir Putin personally ordered an operation to help defeat Trump's Democratic rival Hillary Clinton in the November vote. [Full Article...]

N.Korea Sniffs at Offer of Joint Korean Team at Winter Olympics

Lee urged North Korea to denuclearize and follow inter-Korean declarations of peace and prosperity. Addressing an audience of former USA officials, including former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper , Kang Kyung-hwa said Seoul remains committed to deploying THAAD and working closely with the United States. [Full Article...]

"Explicit" show at South African prison ignites scandal

The department said preliminary findings indicated 13 officials would be served with letters of contemplation of suspension, which means they would be questioned and, based on the outcome of questioning, face suspension. "We have beefed up the investigation, and we shall give the investigation team appropriate time", Smalberger said at a press briefing. People on social media were unimpressed, t... [Full Article...]

Thousands march after Castile verdict

Thousands march after Castile verdict Officer Jeronimo Yanez was acquitted on three counts, including second-degree manslaughter. Castille's girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds, recorded the scene after the shooting and broadcast it on Facebook . After officer Jeronimo Yanez fatally shot Castile during a traffic stop on July 6, 2016, demonstrations took place across the nation, partly because the aftermath of the shooting was li... [Full Article...]

President Trump Accuses Clinton of Colluding With Democrats to Defeat Sanders

President Trump Accuses Clinton of Colluding With Democrats to Defeat Sanders The New York Times used a full page in the opinion section of Sunday's paper to print what it described as almost every lie President Donald Trump had publicly told since taking office just over five months ago. As a result of the email leaks, Sanders and his supporters asked Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Florida, the chairwoman of the DNC, to quit as chair of the party which she did at the en... [Full Article...]

Oil tanker explosion kills more than 123 in Pakistan

Oil tanker explosion kills more than 123 in Pakistan Nearly a dozen other vehicles were also destroyed by the inferno. Many were evacuated by plane or helicopter to hospitals in the Punjab cities of Lahore and Multan. Hundreds of people gathered around it, trying to collect the oil after it began leaking. "What will you do with it now?" he asked, gesturing towards a bucket in his hand. [Full Article...]

India, Portugal Launch Startup Hub in First Indian Prime Minister Visit

There is a glaring clash of visions in Trump's America First promise of restoring U.S. primacy in manufacturing and Modi's Make in India plan. "Technology is helping with that", Modi said. Earlier, the United States and India leaders had declared that they will not answer any questions. "We're really seeking to roll out the red carpet", Modi will try to strengthen ties that have appeared... [Full Article...]

Trump meets Modi: Trade, visas and climate could make for tough talking

Their meeting comes amid uncertainty over the relationship because of differences on trade and other issues. But Washington and New Delhi share concerns about China's rise as a military power that has underpinned increasingly close relations in the past decade. [Full Article...]

Greitens Praises Supreme Court Ruling In Favor Of Trinity Lutheran

Greitens Praises Supreme Court Ruling In Favor Of Trinity Lutheran Since the church would have otherwise qualified, the state's decision was held to violate the U.S. Constitution's prohibition on interference with the free exercise of religion. In an opinion written by Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr., the court reversed an earlier ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit, in St. [Full Article...]

Attention on Supreme Court as justice weigh Trump travel ban

As the justices look to finish work before their summer break, they must decide what to do with Trump's travel ban, which was blocked by lower courts. "As the court's most important Justice-at the center of the institution's ideological balance-Justice Kennedy's ability to bridge the divide between left and right on critical issues such as the right to access abortion can not be overstated", Eliza... [Full Article...]


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