• Indian PM Modi vows to go 'above and beyond' climate accord
Indian PM Modi vows to go 'above and beyond' climate accord

The agreement signed by 195 countries in the French capital in 2015 "can protect future generations and give new hope", the Indian leader said. He stated: "To all scientists, engineers, entrepreneurs who were disappointed by the decision of the President of the United States, I want to say that they will find in France a second homeland".

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  • Farmers' bandh call to bring more pain
Farmers' bandh call to bring more pain

Patil alleged some people are "unhappy" over the state government finding a solution to farmers' protests. "We will think of withdrawing the strike only after the government makes law favouring farmers, providing them total protection against any kind of problems - be it rains, drought, excess production or scarcity, unsuitable rates for farm produ...

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  • Man fleeing terror attack clutching beer becomes image of London defiance
Man fleeing terror attack clutching beer becomes image of London defiance

Ross Fowler captured vision of ducking for cover in a Bavarian bar at Borough Market as the terror attack unfolded outside. Florin Morariu, a Romanian chef who works in the Bread Ahead bakery, said he saw people running and some fainting.

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  • Officials say Trump may not try to block Comey's testimony
Officials say Trump may not try to block Comey's testimony

He is expected to discuss his interactions with Mr. Trump, and reports that - according to a memo Comey wrote - President Trump asked him to drop an investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn . One such leak alleged Trump had told Russian officials in the Oval Office that firing Comey " took the pressure off ". Sen. Mark ...

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  • Golden State Warriors among best teams I've seen, says LeBron James
Golden State Warriors among best teams I've seen, says LeBron James

The Cavs made headlines for all the wrong reasons on Thursday night when they became the first team in NBA Finals history to not record a steal on defense. Kerr coached the first two games of the first round series against Portland and then had to beg off. The Cavs know they have their work cut out for them.

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  • Trump says U.S. to quit Paris climate pact; allies voice dismay
Trump says U.S. to quit Paris climate pact; allies voice dismay

It is clear that whoever takes office in the United Kingdom on the 9th of June will be committed to tackling climate change . Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt said it was up to other nations whether they would sit down to negotiate a new deal or engage on environmental issues.

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"Being Black in America" is Tough for LeBron James

This time the perpetrators used spray paint to remind James that no matter his paycheck, no matter his skill level, American racism will always pop up to assert his lower racial status, because of his blackness. "If someone hates you because of the color of your skin, something you can not control, because of your race, it's scary and it actually s...

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  • Google celebrates Indian actress Nutan's 81st birthday with a sketch doodle
Google celebrates Indian actress Nutan's 81st birthday with a sketch doodle

Nutan was known for her expressive acting and the doodle, created with small faces of the " Bandini " actress captures various emotions forming the two "O" of Google. Her sister is the actress Tanuja; Kajol and Tanisha Mukherjee are Nutan's nieces. She subsequently starred in films as "Nagina" and "Humlog" (both 1951).

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  • 12 arrested in London's night of terror; IS claims attack
12 arrested in London's night of terror; IS claims attack

Plans to use bombs, such as at Manchester Arena, are rarer because plotters need to have the technical skills for such an appalling attack - but attacking people with cars and knives is far easier and has always been encouraged by so-called Islamic State and other jihadists.

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  • Senator Ernst on Comey's upcoming testimony
Senator Ernst on Comey's upcoming testimony

The Virginia Democrat and other committee members are set to hear from fired FBI Director James Comey at a hearing Thursday. "We need to hear directly from Mr Comey on these important issues", Senator Collins said. He will probably be asked about conversations with Trump about Russian election meddling and the FBI investigation into former nati...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo feels youthful after latest Champions League triumph
Cristiano Ronaldo feels youthful after latest Champions League triumph

Massimiliano Allegri is set to take on ex-Juve legend Zinedine Zidane . He also became the first player to score in three Champions League finals, and the first to score more than 100 goals all-time in the competition. "It is impossible to tell". "I'm happy here, I signed a long-term deal last summer". "Now we have to enjoy all of this", he ...

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  • Red Sox place Eduardo Rodriguez (knee) on 10-day DL
Red Sox place Eduardo Rodriguez (knee) on 10-day DL

Bundy hung a curveball right over the heart of the plate and Hanley did not miss this one, hitting his first home run since May 20 and his second since May 2. Manager Buck Showalter said since the bullpen is deeper now, and the starters are going longer, that's been a big reason the Orioles have won four of their last six games, including two of ...

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  • Novak Djokovic survives major French Open scare as Rafael Nadal marches on
Novak Djokovic survives major French Open scare as Rafael Nadal marches on

Schwartzman is hoping to beat a top-10 player for the first time . The 24-year-old is only 5ft 7in tall but his shots pack a real punch and he shocked Djokovic by coming from a break down to take the opening set. Mladenovic broke down in tears during her post-match speech to the crowd, telling her supporters: "The courage and the force you give ...

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  • Pakistan Army releases video showing destruction of Indian posts on LoC
Pakistan Army releases video showing destruction of Indian posts on LoC

However, none of the senior leaders were available for comment from the Congress except for UP Congress vice-president Satyadeo Tripathi, who blamed the printers of the booklet for the controversy. The Congress party should tender an unconditional apology to the country, he said. Mukhtar Ahmad Waza while addressing different gatherings in Islama...

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  • Maxim Group Downgrades Potbelly Corp (PBPB) to Hold
Maxim Group Downgrades Potbelly Corp (PBPB) to Hold

It has underperformed by 32.32% the S&P500.The move comes after 7 months positive chart setup for the $295.65 million company. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mngmt Co, Wisconsin-based fund reported 150 shares. Manufacturers Life Company The accumulated 0% or 17,838 shares. Blackrock Advisors Ltd Limited Liability Company owns 0% invested in Potbelly ...

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  • India committed to Paris agreement: Harsh Vardhan
India committed to Paris agreement: Harsh Vardhan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi meeting the President of France , Emmanuel Macron , in Paris . "I will be travelling to India towards the end of this year and convene a meeting of the world solar alliance", Macron said, referring to the International Solar Alliance an alliance of more than 120 countries.

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  • White House Still Won't Say Whether Trump Believes Climate Science
White House Still Won't Say Whether Trump Believes Climate Science

Bill Peduto said he stood with the French capital instead of the U.S. president over his choice to leave the climate agreement. The cost of a barrel of crude slumped 2.4 percent, or $1.18, to $47.18 in electronic trading in NY on Friday, hours after Trump said the US would immediately stop implementing the Paris deal.

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  • UNESCO has 'serious concern' over Great Barrier Reef coral
UNESCO has 'serious concern' over Great Barrier Reef coral

A study of coral bleaching on the reef, published in the journal Nature in March, found 91 percent of the reef had been bleached at least once during three bleaching events of the past two decades, the most serious event occurring previous year.

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  • Mertens: Chelsea Were Interested In Me
Mertens: Chelsea Were Interested In Me

Mertens has consistently been linked with a move to England, with Manchester United also being rumoured as a potential destination for the 30-year-old. "Yes there is a buyout clause". The Belgium winger eventually reached an agreement with Napoli and signed a new deal, taking his stay at the Italian side until the summer of 2020.

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  • Don't Judge Trump For Exiting Climate Accord, Says Putin
Don't Judge Trump For Exiting Climate Accord, Says Putin

In a statement , the European Commission reaffirmed its backing of the Paris Accord: "The world can continue to count on Europe for global leadership in the fight against climate change ". While Mike Pence may be having a tough time understanding what's going on and even what climate change is , others across America are really beginning to step...

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  • Canada, Australia Extend Condolences Following London Terror Incidents
Canada, Australia Extend Condolences Following London Terror Incidents

Here is what we know about the attack, which came 12 days after a suicide bombing in Manchester and five days ahead of a general election . It is the latest in a string of attacks to hit Europe, including in Paris, Berlin and Saint Petersburg.

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  • Real Madrid win Champions League final, defeating Juventus 4 - 1
Real Madrid win Champions League final, defeating Juventus 4 - 1

That score put Madrid in the driver's seat. But since the 1992-93 season, when it was rebranded the Champions League , no team had been able to successfully defend its title. Ronaldo praised Zidane for delivering the right words at half-time to inspire them to their result. "He believes in us a lot and in the second half we showed that we ar...

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  • Leo Varadkar becomes Ireland's first gay leader
Leo Varadkar becomes Ireland's first gay leader

Ireland is excited as they predict a change of style, which is likely to follow the election of a minister known as a straight talker. The final votes saw a significant divide between the parliamentary party and Fine Gael's members. Varadkar, who now serves as minister for social protection, will officially be confirmed as prime minister when the...

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  • Under Armour's Kevin Plank disagrees with Trump's withdrawal from Paris climate agreement
Under Armour's Kevin Plank disagrees with Trump's withdrawal from Paris climate agreement

Congressman Ted Lieu responded as well, saying, "abandoning the Agreement would also result in the United States ceding its leadership in addressing carbon and methane pollution at a time when we can not afford inaction". "I'm not a believer in man-made global warming ". But he added: "Measuring with precision, from my perspective, the degree ...

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  • NASA outlines Parker Solar Probe mission to 'touch the sun'
NASA outlines Parker Solar Probe mission to 'touch the sun'

University of Chicago astrophysicist Dr. Eugene Parker listens as NASA officials announce plans to deploy a solar probe into the sun's atmosphere for the first time on May 31, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. The spacecraft is small - its instruments would fit into a refrigerator - but it's built to withstand temperatures of more than 2,000 d...

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  • Trump shares positive feedback on Paris climate accord withdrawal
Trump shares positive feedback on Paris climate accord withdrawal

As the USA stepped back from its role as a global climate leader, it made room for others to take the lead - in particular, the European Union and China. presidential election - although Trump's current term in office is not due to end until January 20, 2021. "We're going to be paying billions and billions and billions of dollars", Trump claime...

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  • Gang of five Jihadi terrorists kill seven and hurt 20 in London
Gang of five Jihadi terrorists kill seven and hurt 20 in London

The Metropolitan Police have also confirmed that they have responded to another incident at Borough Markets , where they have sent armed police. "His family has been informed", the statement read. Mrs May said: "Following updates from police and security officials, I can confirm that the bad incident in London is being treated as a potential a...

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  • Trump keeps his promises scrapping climate deal
Trump keeps his promises scrapping climate deal

But Republicans have slammed the climate deal and Trump joined the chorus when he ran for president. We are the leaders of four units at Duke University that collaborate on advancing an accessible, affordable, reliable, and clean energy system for our state, our country, and the world.

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  • Moto C launched in India for Rs. 5999
Moto C launched in India for Rs. 5999

The 3G version is beginning at Euro 89 (roughly Rs. 6,200) with 1GB RAM/8GB storage, and a 4G option is starting at Euro 99 (approximately Rs. 6,900) along with 1GB RAM/8GB storage. The configuration is done around the MediaTek MT6737M chipset, an entry-level implementation featuring a 1.25 GHz quad-core CPU and access to mobile LTE connections.

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  • NASA wants to touch the Sun
NASA wants to touch the Sun

The mission is named after American astrophysicist Eugene Parker, who first theorised the existence of solar winds in the mid-1950s, also making it the first-ever mission to be named after a researcher. To avoid following the same fate of Icarus, the spacecraft will be covered by a almost 5-inch thick coat of carbon-composite solar shields.With t...

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  • Apple set to expand Siri, taking different route from Amazon's Alexa
Apple set to expand Siri, taking different route from Amazon's Alexa

The 2017 12.9-inch iPad Pro model is much more of an enigma compared to its sibling. Apple likes to show off the next major refresh of its operating systems at WWDC , so its a safe bet we'll have a better idea what's coming this fall for the Mac, iPhone , iPad, Apple Watch, and Apple TV after Monday's keynote.

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  • SpaceX Launches Its 1st Recycled Cargo Ship to International Space Station
SpaceX Launches Its 1st Recycled Cargo Ship to International Space Station

While this Falcon booster is new, SpaceX will attempt to land it at Cape Canaveral following liftoff so it, too, can be reused . "Supporting the Dragon re-flight is a really, really important step", said space station program manager Kirk Shireman.

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  • Developing: Police respond to reports of London Bridge car attack, nearby stabbings
Developing: Police respond to reports of London Bridge car attack, nearby stabbings

On March 22, a British-born terrorist drove his auto onto the pedestrian walkway at Westminster Bridge, killing four people and injuring 50. London Metropolitan Police have declared that incidents at London Bridge and Borough Market are terrorism.

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  • 'Climate Change' a Third-Rail Phrase for Trump
'Climate Change' a Third-Rail Phrase for Trump

And presidents or chancellors of universities like Wesleyan and Emory are getting on board as well. Ireland's former president and former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Mary Robinson called the move "truly shocking" given the historical responsibility for global greenhouse gas emissions that the US bears.

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  • Buildings light up green in solidarity with Paris climate accord
Buildings light up green in solidarity with Paris climate accord

Investments in NY state's clean energy initiatives and programs that help communities adapt to climate change will continue, according to the order. The state's expansion of clean energy comes as Long Island's solar industry has grappled with declines in recent months following the loss of state funds for a popular solar rebate program and a rais...

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