• Ad Urges Trump to Keep Promise, Exit Paris Climate Agreement
Ad Urges Trump to Keep Promise, Exit Paris Climate Agreement

The SBSTA adopted conclusions on: the Nairobi work programme; the Technology Framework under the Paris Agreement; agriculture; research and systemic observation; various methodological issues under the Convention and the Kyoto Protocol; matters relating to Article 6 (cooperative approaches) under the Paris Agreement; modalities for accounting o...

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  • U.S. plan to sell oil reserves undermines OPEC supply management efforts
U.S. plan to sell oil reserves undermines OPEC supply management efforts

The proposal is to be forwarded to the Congress on Tuesday and since the budget is meant to be a proposal it may not take effect in its existing form, though it shows the administration's policy hopes which include raising the energy production.

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  • Four key institutions send teams to assist JIT in Panama probe
Four key institutions send teams to assist JIT in Panama probe

Speaking to journalists on Monday Pakistan Muslim League- Nawaz leader Talal Chaudhry said that the Prime Minister will exercise all his rights which he voluntarily withdrew from the Supreme Court's proceedings. Not only the bench wants the JIT to complete its investigation within the stated time but the team also seems poised to meet the challenge...

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  • Morgan Stanley Joins Others In Cutting Recruitment Spending
Morgan Stanley Joins Others In Cutting Recruitment Spending

Closely-held shares are those owned by insiders, major shareholders and employees, while restricted stock refers to insider shares that can not be traded because of a temporary restriction such as the lock-up period after an initial public offering.

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  • Israelis and Palestinans are ready 'to reach for peace'
Israelis and Palestinans are ready 'to reach for peace'

He however offered no specifics on how he planned to make progress in resolving a conflict that has bedevilled his predecessors and with widespread scepticism over whether meaningful talks are possible for now. British officials have said they are treating the blast as an act of terrorism. According to Bennett, the fact that Trump spoke about pea...

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  • Unity, consensus is solution against terrorism: Iranian President
Unity, consensus is solution against terrorism: Iranian President

Rouhani, a pragmatist who won last week's presidential election, hit back by dismissing the summit as a "ceremonial [event] that had no political value and will bear no results". Iran and Azerbaijan have major plan in the field of transportation and are working on a joint railroad project which will link the European Union and Russian Federation, t...

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  • Manchester United halts practice to honor victims of terror attack
Manchester United halts practice to honor victims of terror attack

Authorities are telling people to avoid the area. She added: "This means that their assessment is not only that an attack remains highly likely, but that an attack may be imminent". "Following the shocking events in Manchester yesterday, we have been informed that one of our former students, Georgina Callander has died as a result of injuries s...

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"Heartbroken" mom still searching for daughter after Manchester concert bombing

The chaos set off a night of distress for parents who spent hours frantically searching for their children missing after the attack . Peter Rawlinson, deputy of the Bishop Rawstorne Church of England Academy in Croston, northwest of Manchester , where Callander was a former pupil, told The Associated Press that her family had confirmed the de...

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  • Trump becomes first sitting US President to visit Western Wall
Trump becomes first sitting US President to visit Western Wall

Tillerson said that arranging a three-way visit among Trump, Netanyahu and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas , who Trump will meet on Tuesday morning, would be too ambitious for such a short trip. Mr Netanyahu added that US-Israeli intelligence co-operation is "terrific". "It's never been better", he said. "To the extent the Israelis h...

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  • Former CIA head to answer questions about Russian meddling
Former CIA head to answer questions about Russian meddling

In late March, Flynn's lawyer, Robert Kelner, said the retired lieutenant general would not testify without "assurances against unfair prosecution", raising speculation he was seeking an immunity deal. A letter sent last night (Monday) by a Democratic senator to the Senate Committee reveals new information concerning former US National Security Ad...

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  • Flynn not cooperating in Russian probe: GOP Senator
Flynn not cooperating in Russian probe: GOP Senator

Burr noted later Thursday , though, that it's possible Flynn has not yet definitively decided whether he will comply with the subpoena or not. That person spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss confidential details of the committee's investigation.

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  • United Fresh Issues Statement On NAFTA Renegotiation
United Fresh Issues Statement On NAFTA Renegotiation

U.S. President Donald Trump has called NAFTA a "disaster" and blamed it for the hollowing out of the U.S. manufacturing sector. The White House has said it is seeking of winning better terms for USA workers and manufactures by renegotiating the trade agreement.

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  • South Korea's Park Geun-hye in court: faces life sentence
South Korea's Park Geun-hye in court: faces life sentence

It was her first public appearance since she was taken into custody on March 31 over corruption charges that ended her presidency. At the court hearing, Park and Choi Soon-sil, the friend she is accused of colluding with to solicit money, are likely to be reunited for the first time since the scandal erupted in late October.

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  • Abbas adviser says Trump visit could reopen path to talks
Abbas adviser says Trump visit could reopen path to talks

On Sunday, Trump participated in the Arab Islamic American Summit held in Saudi Arabia along with the leaders of the Muslim-majority countries. "Everyone says they want peace". "We are telling you right now that Iran will not have nuclear weapons". Iran accused the United States on Monday of selling arms to "dangerous terrorists" in the...

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  • Duterte declares martial law in Philippines amid terror clashes
Duterte declares martial law in Philippines amid terror clashes

Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella said Duterte has "full confidence" in the AFP and PNP in handling the situation. Duterte cancelled a meeting set for Wednesday with Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and planned to cut short his trip, during which he was also due to meet Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin .

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  • N Korea says it is ready to mass-produce missile
N Korea says it is ready to mass-produce missile

The United States and South Korea have said the deployment is aimed purely at defending against any threat from North Korea , which experts have thought for months is preparing for what would be its sixth nuclear test in total. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ordered the launch from an observation post and approved its deployment after ana...

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  • Former CIA Director Brennan: Intel Revealed Contacts Between Russia and Trump Campaign
Former CIA Director Brennan: Intel Revealed Contacts Between Russia and Trump Campaign

The FBI is also conducting a counterintelligence investigation into Russian Federation and the Trump campaign. He's not only a former CIA director under the Obama administration, but also someone with decades of experience in the intelligence world.

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  • Ariana Grande concert explosion: Parents in disbelief - 'Why? What's the point?'
Ariana Grande concert explosion: Parents in disbelief - 'Why? What's the point?'

One wrote: "May they taste what the weak people in Mosul and (Raqqa) experience from their being bombed and burned", according to the USA -based SITE Intelligence Group. Taylor Swift tweeted, "My thoughts, prayers and tears for all those affected by the Manchester tragedy tonight. I'm sending all my love". Ellie Goulding, Cher (fresh from a big...

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  • Manchester blast: UK Police, Intelligence in huddle to identify perpetrators
Manchester blast: UK Police, Intelligence in huddle to identify perpetrators

Nineteen people died in a suspected terror attack at a pop concert in the British city of Manchester late Monday. British Transport Police have confirmed the explosion was in the foyer area of the stadium at about 10.30pm adding that emergency services are working to establish the cause.

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  • Rouhani says Iran's ballistic missile program will continue
Rouhani says Iran's ballistic missile program will continue

Furthermore, he dismissed the labelling of Lebanon's Hezbollah Shiite group as "terrorists". "The Americans have also made mistakes in their attack on Afghanistan and Iraq, as well as their stance on Syria and Yemen", he said. Rouhani won another four-year term Friday in a vote that many saw as a referendum on his push for global outreach that le...

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  • Trump embraces Israel, but Russian ties still trail him
Trump embraces Israel, but Russian ties still trail him

Trump, having visited Saudi Arabia for two days, declared he saw the possibility of a new alignment of Muslim nations and Israel against a shared foe - Iran. FILE - In a Thursday, May 11, 2017 file photo, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas speaks at a joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Bocharov Ruchei residen...

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  • United Nations condemns North Korea missile launch, vows new sanctions
United Nations condemns North Korea missile launch, vows new sanctions

This would mean that the Pukguksong-2 is not an IRBM but a medium-range ballistic missile (MRBM, with a range between 1,000 and 3,000km). After a joint investigation with U.S. The North followed up with a weekend test-launch and declared Monday that it is ready to start mass-producing the new medium-range ballistic missile which it said is capabl...

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  • Korea says new missile ready for mass production
Korea says new missile ready for mass production

This is the latest move in Pyongyan's quest to strengthen its nuclear and ballistic missile programme, in defiance of United Nations sanctions. Just a day before the missile launch , North Korea said it had developed the capability to strike the US mainland, although Western missile experts say the claim is exaggerated.

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  • S.Korean President names presidential staff, cabinet members
S.Korean President names presidential staff, cabinet members

Moon stressed the need to improve conditions for ordinary people, with his government needing to put more life into a sluggish economic recovery. Kim, the president's pick for the finance portfolio, is known for his attention to detail and humble personal background.

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  • Len McCluskey wrong to say Labour cannot win election - Kezia Dugdale
Len McCluskey wrong to say Labour cannot win election - Kezia Dugdale

Speaking at the launch of the Labour manifesto at Bradford University before campaigning in Huddersfield and Leeds, Mr Corbyn declined to put a figure on how much extra Government borrowing his plans would involve. "It will mean that Theresa May will have had an election , will have increased her majority but not dramatically". "If you are e...

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  • Beijing and Manila end talks as 'war' threat recalled
Beijing and Manila end talks as 'war' threat recalled

Experts say China wants to appear to engage ASEAN or bind its claimant states to a weak code at a time when US policy on the South China Sea is in a state of flux. After officials met in Guiyang, capital of southwest China's Guizhou Province, China's foreign ministry said the framework had been agreed, although it gave no details of its...

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  • Theresa May makes U-turn on elderly care after backlash
Theresa May makes U-turn on elderly care after backlash

With polls showing the Conservatives' lead over Labour down from 20 points or more earlier in the campaign, Mrs May is projected to win a smaller majority of around 40 seats. It followed surveys over the weekend suggesting the gap had narrowed. He said: "The extent of the Labour rise, and Conservative fall, are rather greater in Wales, and ar...

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  • Power struggle intensifies between White House, ethics office
Power struggle intensifies between White House, ethics office

Waivers continue under the Trump administration, but the extent of them is unknown because his executive actions on ethics do not include provisions for public disclosure or information-sharing with OGE. In his letter Monday, Shaub told Mulvaney that dozens of agencies had already complied with his request, well in advance of the June 1 deadline...

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  • Trump denies saying 'Israel' while sharing classified info with Russians
Trump denies saying 'Israel' while sharing classified info with Russians

U.S. President Donald Trump touched the Western Wall in Jerusalem on Monday, the first visit at the Jewish holy site by a serving American leader, and one that is steeped in the centuries-old conflicts of the Middle East. But we can only get there working together", he added. Trump met with Reuven Rivlin, who holds the largely ceremonial po...

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  • Former Coal Secretary HC Gupta gets imprisonment under coal scam
Former Coal Secretary HC Gupta gets imprisonment under coal scam

This is the first case in which the senior government officials have been held guilty in any coal scam case. They have also been found guilty by Delhi Court of cheating and corruption for role in allocation of Rudrapur coal block to KSSPL in Madhya Pradesh.

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  • N Korea confirms 'successful' launch of ballistic missile:KCNA
N Korea confirms 'successful' launch of ballistic missile:KCNA

The North's latest launch came a week after North Korea successfully tested a new midrange missile that Pyongyang said could carry a heavy nuclear warhead. Interestingly, The Boston Globe, in an opinion piece wrote that Donald Trump's "bluff has been called", adding that North Korea's choice to "ignore Washington's warnings was entirely pred...

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  • Rohani Criticizes Trump's Saudi Summit, Says Vote Shows Iranians Want Engagement
Rohani Criticizes Trump's Saudi Summit, Says Vote Shows Iranians Want Engagement

In another move sure to please his hosts, Trump accused Saudi Arabia's regional rival Shia Iran of fueling "the fires of sectarian conflict and terror". After a litany of criticism over Iran's support for terrorism, he said that "if Iran wants to be a normal country and wants others to treat it like a normal country, it has to act in accord w...

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  • Mexican mob attacks Russian over insults in Cancun
Mexican mob attacks Russian over insults in Cancun

In one video, as the group moves inside, people can be seen attacking Makeev, who is bloodied, shirtless and trying to defend himself. According to Infobae , the Benito Juarez municipality police rescued the Russian, after the mob stormed his apartment.

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  • President Trump signs Kushner-negotiated $100B Saudi arms deal
President Trump signs Kushner-negotiated $100B Saudi arms deal

Kushner reportedly organized much of the visit to Saudi Arabia, the first stop on Trump's itinerary. A combination of reports that surfaced on Friday afternoon indicates that Jared Kushner , President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, is a "significant person of interest" in the investigation into Russia's election interference...

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  • IS supporters celebrate Manchester attack
IS supporters celebrate Manchester attack

British Prime Minister Theresa May condemned it as "an appalling terrorist attack". "This is now being treated as a terrorist incident until police know otherwise", police said in a statement. The government is expected to call an emergency Cabinet meeting. Police advised the public to avoid the area around the Manchester Arena , and the train ...

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