• Invictus Games: Girl, 6, thanks Prince Harry for 'helping mummy'
Invictus Games: Girl, 6, thanks Prince Harry for 'helping mummy'

During the event, Harry met with veterans who will represent the U.K.at this year's Invictus Games. The event helped to support the tri-service charity which provides entertainment, leisure and recreation for the serving wounded, injured or sick and for ex-service men and women with disabilities.

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  • Kushner's Russia ties questioned as Trump cites media 'lies'
Kushner's Russia ties questioned as Trump cites media 'lies'

Presidential counselor Kellyanne Conway on Tuesday attributed President Trump's successful foreign trip to his son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner's foreign relationships. He has signaled he will make a decision on whether to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement. "Well, I haven't talked to him since all of this came out", Haley said.

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  • Trump lashes out at Germany over trade and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, promises 'change'
Trump lashes out at Germany over trade and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, promises 'change'

Describing the values of innovation and democracy, as a blessing for mankind, he said India and Germany share these values. German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel also criticized Trump's policies toward refugees and immigration, saying they put Europe's peace at risk.

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  • GST Rates Finalized: Travel Gets Cheaper, Health & Education Exempted
GST Rates Finalized: Travel Gets Cheaper, Health & Education Exempted

Nevertheless, the low GST rates on daily items consumed by households lend credence to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's assertion that the new regime will be non-inflationary and that many commodities could see a reduction in prices due to the elimination of the cascading effect of taxes.

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  • Palestinians in Israeli jails end 40-day hunger strike
Palestinians in Israeli jails end 40-day hunger strike

Other demands included longer and more regular family visits, landlines installed in prisons and better healthcare. The agreement concluded that the Palestinian National Authority would finance the second monthly visit of the prisoners' families.

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  • US Bombers Fly Near North Korea After Latest Missile Launch
US Bombers Fly Near North Korea After Latest Missile Launch

Northern Command. According to Reuters , Kim said that North Korea would begin building more powerful weapons capable of striking the United States, in order to deter usa aggression against the North. South Korea says North Korea has conducted nine ballistic missile tests this year, including one in which four missiles were launched on the ...

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  • Kim Jong Nam murder case moves to a higher court
Kim Jong Nam murder case moves to a higher court

Malaysian police accuse the women of wiping the banned nerve agent VX on Kim's face as he was about to board a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Macau, where he was living in exile. "The trial should be at the High Court, not here". Their trial would begin within 90 days. The case caused a diplomatic impasse between the two countries, which saw Mala...

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  • Australian girl on vacation killed in Baghdad car bomb blast
Australian girl on vacation killed in Baghdad car bomb blast

Two auto bombs killed at least 20 people in Baghdad and wounded about 80 others early yesterday, one targeting the late-night crowds typical of Ramadan . Also Tuesday, a suicide bomber attacked a military patrol in the town of Hit in Iraq's western Anbar province, killing at least eight people and wounding 10, including security force members, t...

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  • NOAA forecasts active hurricane season
NOAA forecasts active hurricane season

The forecast of National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration calls for 11 to 17 named storms, with five to nine hurricanes. The long-term season averages are 12 named storms, with six hurricanes and three major ones. Dr. Gerry Bell discusses the 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season . One of the powerful instruments aboard GOES-16, the lightning m...

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  • Mom sentenced in Australian court for drowning 3 children
Mom sentenced in Australian court for drowning 3 children

Guode was later charged with three counts of murder and one count of attempted murder. "You have had an extraordinarily hard life - a life that most of us can hardly imagine", Justice Lasry said. "A witness saw you huddled over the steering wheel with your head in your hands", Justice Lasry said. Several paramedics were present in court for Tue...

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  • Modi supports Merkels EU leadership as Trump critises Germany
Modi supports Merkels EU leadership as Trump critises Germany

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday paid a courtesy call to German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier at his official residence before leaving for Spain on the second leg of his four-nation trip Modi met Steinmeier at Castle Bellevue, the scenic official residence of the German President located in Berlin's Tiergarten district on the banks o...

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  • Macedonia lawmakers set to back new government
Macedonia lawmakers set to back new government

A confidence vote on the proposed government is expected by midnight on May 31. The key posts are to be shared between Zaev's Social Democratic Party, SDSM, and Macedonia's main ethnic Albanian party, the Democratic Union for Integration, DUI.

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  • Trump defends Kushner, administration against what he calls 'fake news'
Trump defends Kushner, administration against what he calls 'fake news'

Schiff was particularly concerned about a Washington Post report that the back channel would have been conducted at a Russian diplomatic facility to avoid monitoring in USA communications systems. -Russian cooperation to end the Syrian civil war, but it could also have been used by Flynn, who would soon be named national security adviser, with mi...

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  • Israelis Elated, Palestinians Disappointed by Trump Visit
Israelis Elated, Palestinians Disappointed by Trump Visit

The smaller moments of the president's trip were endlessly dissected as well, from first lady Melania Trump's apparent reluctance to hold her husband's hand on occasion to his shoving aside of Montenegro's prime minister to get to the front of a pack of leaders at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation photo opportunity.

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  • Trump's alignment with Israel and Saudi against Iran: Here's the catch
Trump's alignment with Israel and Saudi against Iran: Here's the catch

As he concluded his visit to the Middle East on Tuesday, US President Donald Trump championed the Gulf states and pitted himself as the world's chief antagonist against Shiite Iran and its proxies, ISIS, Hezbollah and Hamas. After his meeting with Abbas, Trump returned to Jerusalem for a solemn tribute to the 6 million Jews killed in the Holo...

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  • SJSU student abducted at knifepoint by stranger escapes in Oregon
SJSU student abducted at knifepoint by stranger escapes in Oregon

She told police when her vehicle ran out of gas Friday evening in Coos County, she was able to run from to a grassy area and hide where she waited until nightfall before leaving the location. She was able to escape the suspect, described as a mixed-race Latino and African-American man in his 30s. A San Jose State University student was found in O...

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  • Bernie Sanders: Lieberman Would Be 'Very Contentious' FBI Director Nominee
Bernie Sanders: Lieberman Would Be 'Very Contentious' FBI Director Nominee

Trump also met with three other candidates: Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe , former senior FBI official Richard McFeely and former Oklahoma Governor Frank Keating . The White House said Friday that Trump will not announce a candidate before he leaves the country. He lost his Democratic primary bid in 2006 and only kept his seat by running ...

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  • UN chief urges action on climate change as Trump debates
UN chief urges action on climate change as Trump debates

Asked if Guterres was trying to send a message to Trump , his spokesman, Stéphane Dujarric, said: "It was important for the secretary general to clearly lay out his vision for moving forward on confronting climate change , an overriding global challenge that we must all confront collectively".

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  • Trump hails the fallen and their families at Arlington
Trump hails the fallen and their families at Arlington

Here are some other photos of President Trump honoring the fearless fallen soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice for their country. "We pay tribute to those fearless souls who raced into gunfire, roared into battle, and ran into hell to face down evil", Trump said .

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  • Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn confront their flaws in United Kingdom election 'debate'
Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn confront their flaws in United Kingdom election 'debate'

The conservative leader called for the snap election as an expression of full public support for the new government that will begin the Brexit negotiations on June 19. Corbyn eschewed numerous sound bites that characterize this form of politicking, disarming a studio audience with humor and making strides in erasing a public image as a tens...

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  • Not ruling out rationalisation of GST rates: Revenue Secretary
Not ruling out rationalisation of GST rates: Revenue Secretary

It is because businesses require simplicity, predictability of tax regime. "There is a provision in the GST law that, by chance, if taxes paid on the inputs are more than the tax rate of the output liability, refunds will also be given except in certain items such as work contracts".

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  • Men probing Ivanka Trump supplier in China arrested, missing
Men probing Ivanka Trump supplier in China arrested, missing

An advocacy group says a man investigating working conditions at a Chinese company that produces Ivanka Trump-brand shoes has been arrested and two other men are missing. "In terms of messaging, I would give myself a C or a C plus", Trump said in an interview on Fox News Channel early in his term. "I appeal to President Trump, Ivanka Trump hersel...

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  • Copenhagen's Little Mermaid statue doused with paint _ again
Copenhagen's Little Mermaid statue doused with paint _ again

On the ground before the statue was written "Denmark defend the whales of the Faeroe Islands", a likely reference to the annual pilot whales drive in the North Atlantic islands during the summer months. "Danish police told Reuters they were investigating the incident as vandalism but did not know the identity of those responsible yet". The culpri...

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  • Arsene Wenger Announcement: Arsenal boss met with owner today
Arsene Wenger Announcement: Arsenal boss met with owner today

Mertesacker was starting his first game of the season after spending the entire campaign on the sidelines with a knee injury. Danny Rose could be a new team-mate for Herrera, with the Daily Mirror reporting that United lead the race for the Tottenham and England full-back, who looks set to leave Spurs after 10 years at the club.

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  • Officers found Tiger Woods asleep at the wheel
Officers found Tiger Woods asleep at the wheel

Police say Woods "had extremely slow and slurred speech ". Breath tests showed no alcohol in the sport star's system, while Woods also agreed to a urine test. "I expect more from myself too", Woods said. He failed several sobriety coordination tests, but passed when he blew into a breathalyzer, the report said.

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  • Huge blast near embassies in Kabul
Huge blast near embassies in Kabul

Agencies claim that no Indian staffer has been hurt. A powerful blast today rocked Kabul's high-security diplomatic area where the Indian embassy is located but all staffers at the Indian mission were said to be safe. The explosion was so strong that it shattered windows and blew doors off their hinges in homes hundreds of metres away. Pent...

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  • Trump tweets 'money is beginning to pour in' to NATO
Trump tweets 'money is beginning to pour in' to NATO

POTUS addressed troops at the Sigonella Naval Air Station in Sicily before returning home, noting the recent attacks in Manchester, England and Egypt as a way to emphasize the need to defeat terrorism. Trump tweeted earlier in the day that he would make a final decision next week on whether to withdraw from the climate pact. In Saudi Arabia, ...

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  • GoFundMe page for Chelsea Manning, freed intelligence leaker, raises $150K and climbing
GoFundMe page for Chelsea Manning, freed intelligence leaker, raises $150K and climbing

Private Chelsea Manning , 29, walked out of Fort Leavenworth military prison in Kansas a free woman on the morning of May 17, a US Army spokesperson confirmed . The New York Times reported earlier this year that Manning was eventually permitted to wear female prison undergarments , receive speech therapy to feminize her tone and begin cros...

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  • CHSE Odisha To Announce 12th Arts, Commerce Result 2017 Today
CHSE Odisha To Announce 12th Arts, Commerce Result 2017 Today

If you are experiencing any problems in downloading the Odisha Plus 2 results students can check their results from the most popular website , indiaresults.com and also from the other alternative websites, examresults.net and schools9.com.

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  • Russian Federation bragged about holding leverage over Trump campaign with 'derogatory' financial info
Russian Federation bragged about holding leverage over Trump campaign with 'derogatory' financial info

He declared his "total confidence" in Kushner, who boasts an enormous portfolio of domestic and worldwide responsibilities, underscoring his importance as Trump's chief adviser despite having no experience in politics before the 2016 White House race.

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  • Modi meets German Chancellor Merkel
Modi meets German Chancellor Merkel

German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said the West had become weaker as Washington increasingly put USA interests first. "Never before has there been so much uncertainty about the political course, and so many contradictions in the president's statements, four months after the inauguration of a new USA president", Hardt told Reuters.

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  • Trump keeps up criticism of Germany
Trump keeps up criticism of Germany

Praising Germany for its work in skill development, Modi also said that the country's progress has set global standards and will help India's youth. After hosting Modi, Merkel is due to meet with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Thursday. Even Trump's top economic adviser, Gary Cohn, pulled back on the idea that Trump had any specific problem wi...

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  • Top Palestinian official denies report Trump yelled at Abbas in Bethlehem
Top Palestinian official denies report Trump yelled at Abbas in Bethlehem

Trump , who was on his maiden overseas trip, also discussed the possibility of a deal with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu . By not mentioning the need for an independent Palestinian state in any of his public addresses, nor criticising illegal Israeli settlement building in the occupied Palestinian territories, Trump endeared hims...

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  • Vikram Chatterjee charged with culpable homicide for Sonika Chauhans death
Vikram Chatterjee charged with culpable homicide for Sonika Chauhans death

Based on this information, the police booked the actor under section 304 (Punishment for culpable homicide not amounting to murder) of the Indian Penal Code. They had been partying at several popular night spots. On 4th May, he was released from the hospital and served a notice to record his statement with the police.

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  • Trump says he favors more money for health care
Trump says he favors more money for health care

Other leaders of the Group of Seven nations had viewed with trepidation their summit, held at a cliff-top hotel overlooking the Mediterranean, after four preparatory meetings failed to clear up differences with the Trump administration on trade, how to deal with Russian Federation and climate change.

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