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Author: 0 PM Modi, Emmanuel Macron vow to 'take forward' Paris climate accord

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris . His remarks came after US President Donald Trump announced plans to withdraw from the Paris climate change deal on curbing carbon emissions, which had been agreed by more than 190 nations.

Author: 0 PM Modi holds talks with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris

Analysts claim that US' exit from Paris climate deal would have an adverse impact, as it was considered to be the biggest potential contributor in the fight against climate change. Modi's arrival in Paris comes after U.S. President Donald Trump announced his decision to withdraw from the 2015 Paris climate agreement and at a time when uncertainty in the European Union prevails following Britain's decision to leave the 28-nation bloc.

Author: 0 Venezuela Opposition Condemns Goldman Sachs Debt Deal

And now, a regime that came to power by promising to end Venezeula's dependence on imperialist, American institutions is looking for salvation in a deal with Goldman Sachs. Videgaray has been sharply criticized by Maduro's government but has nonetheless pledged to use all diplomatic channels to help reach a peaceful political solution to the bloody crisis in Venezuela.

Author: 0 Macron's party seen on top in French parliament election: polls

Images from the photo session at the United States ambassador's residence in Brussels showed Trump finally giving up, his fingers loosened while Macron is still holding on tightly. I don't believe in diplomacy by public abuse, but in my bilateral dialogues I won't let anything pass", Macron said. But in the Belgian capital, Mr Macron was widely judged to have won their contest, with Mr Trump looking like he was the one ready to pull away first.

Author: 0 KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - The Latest on developments in Afghanistan (all times local)

Ezadyar was among four people killed on Friday when an anti-government protest spiralled into street clashes, with police firing live rounds to disperse hundreds of stone-throwing demonstrators incensed by a catastrophic bombing. Alam Ezadyar's son was about to be buried. "We have intelligence reports that our enemies are trying again to carry out attacks on gatherings and demonstrations", Kabul garrison commander Gul Nabi Ahmadzai said earlier Saturday.

Global Dani Alves made huge claim to Barcelona board after his departure
Author: 0 Dani Alves made huge claim to Barcelona board after his departure

Chelsea could seal a shock move for Dani Alves after Juventus offered them the former Barcelona defender, according to reports. Chelsea are on the lookout for big-name signings to provide extra competition for places in Conte's squad, and the ex-Juventus boss is supposedly keen on adding Alves to his right wing-back options in a bid to up Victor Moses' desire and form ahead of the new campaign.

Author: 0 Pakistan rubbishes Afghan allegations over Kabul blast

However, they do not have life-threatening injuries, a US State Department official said. The dead also included Afghan security guards at the facilities, including the US Embassy, while 11 American contractors were wounded. The bombing happened in an area not far from the German embassy. Pictures circulated on social media showed the blast turned a portion of the diplomatic mission into ruins.

Global Trump breaches protocol, hands out cell number to world leaders
Author: 0 Trump breaches protocol, hands out cell number to world leaders

Among the world leaders who have been given the president's cell phone number are Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto, according to the wire service. He was referring to the Signaling System 7, which links mobile phone networks. Moreover, any commercial-grade phones carried by Trump or his aides could be kept out of high-level meetings as there are chances those devices' microphone could turned through certain hacks, Tom Lowenthal, a digital ...

Global Palestinian girl, shot after stabbing Israeli soldier, dies - army
Author: 0 Palestinian girl, shot after stabbing Israeli soldier, dies - army

The soldier was moderately wounded and the woman was critically wounded in the Thursday attack, an emergency services spokesman says. The army said the soldier and the assailant were taken by ambulance to an Israeli hospital. On Tuesday evening Border Police found a kitchen knife in the purse of a 17-year old Palestinian after they stopped and searched her at one of the pedestrian checkpoints in Hebron near the Tomb of the Patriarchs.

Author: 0 At Least 12 People Killed in Blasts Near Funeral in Kabul

The demonstration which begun peacefully on Friday morning turned violent in the afternoon, after some protestors, according to police, were attempting to sneak into the Presidential Palace, prompting police to fire on the air on stone-throwing people from among the rally.

Author: 0 Donald Trump, after House panel subpoenas, backs probing Obama administration

According to committee rules , the chairman has to sign off on all subpoenas , unless that authority is delegated to someone else. "While Mr. Conaway leads the Russian Federation investigation, Mr. On a day when the committee issued subpoenas seeking documents related to the Trump-Russia investigation, Nunes has created his own investigation , single-handedly, using his position as committee chair to subvert and derail the actual investigation as he attempts to provide talking points ...

Global Mattis presses China on North Korea, South China Sea
Author: 0 Mattis presses China on North Korea, South China Sea

Allies around the world have been concerned about the commitment of the United States since Trump took office on January 20 because of his "America First" rhetoric and expectations that he would concentrate on a domestic agenda. Lieutenant General He Lei , vice-president of the PLA Academy of Military Science, who led the Chinese delegation to this year's forum, said the United States should not play up its Taiwan Relations Act with Taipei.

Global Weapon of UP minister's security personnel gets stuck in MRI
Author: 0 Weapon of UP minister's security personnel gets stuck in MRI

Doctors said it would be days before the machine could be made functional, and the fix would cost almost Rs 50 lakh. After the incident, he was rushed to the hospital where guard forced to enter the operation room with the minister. "The machine is being repaired and can not be used for the next 10 days", said Dr Deepak Malviya , the director of Ram Manohar Lohia Institute of Medical Sciences in Lucknow .

Author: 0 Investors bet climate withdrawal will boost United States drilling

Merkel hailed private initiatives around the world on climate protection, including in the United States, saying they would help ensure "more prosperity and opportunities for the world". Allen says the Pacific Northwest remains a leader in the clean energy sector and doesn't believe that will change. In his first public comments on President Donald Trump's move, Tillerson called it a policy decision by the president.

Global Triple explosions kill 18 in Kabul
Author: 0 Triple explosions kill 18 in Kabul

At least seven persons were killed as violence broke out in Afghanistan's capital on Friday after hundreds of protestors gathered near the site of this week's vehicle bomb attack to demand the resignation of President Ashraf Ghani's government .

Author: 0 India, France to deepen cooperation to tackle terrorism

He said the USA will begin negotiations to re-enter the Paris Agreement on terms that are fair to the United States. He will also invite foreign firms to share technology with local players relating to defence equipment to be manufactured in India.

Author: 0 Pop star Ariana Grande visits fans in Manchester hospital

Grande sat at the bedside of children who are still recovering from the suicide bombing which killed 22 people and injured 119 others. She returned to the city on Friday, June 2 ahead of her upcoming benefit concert on Sunday, June 4 - and she will be donating all of the proceeds to the families of the victims of the terrorist attack .

Global 'March for Truth' protests draw thousands of Americans to the streets
Author: 0 'March for Truth' protests draw thousands of Americans to the streets

Trump has repeatedly said on the campaign trail and while in office he does not have financial interests in Russian Federation. Trump has rejected allegations of collusion and dismissed the USA intelligence community's assessment that Putin ordered an influence campaign aimed at disrupting the November election.

Author: 0 PM Narendra Modi meets with new French President Emmanuel Macron

The two countries agreed to fight terrorism in all its forms, he added. India would "continue working on this.Above and beyond the Paris accord", the prime minister said. The Prime Minister thanked President Macron for the warm welcome and congratulated him for the election victory. The 39-year-old Macron created history last month by becoming the youngest president of France.

Global Gatland unhappy with Lions schedule
Author: 0 Gatland unhappy with Lions schedule

It was a tough opener against a team that is expected to be the weakest they will face during the 10-match excursion to New Zealand . "We created a number of opportunities, we just need to be a bit more clinical in terms of finishing that".

Global Is the reaction to Kathy Griffin's backfired Trump joke overblown?
Author: 0 Is the reaction to Kathy Griffin's backfired Trump joke overblown?

I'll be honest: "He broke me", Griffin said yesterday referring to Trump, days after she was forced to apologize for the tasteless joke. Trump's oldest son, Donald Jr., called for employers to drop the comedian. Griffin reiterated the apology she posted on social media late on Tuesday, but remained defiant, saying, "I'm not afraid of Donald Trump, he's a bully", adding that she meant to continue making jokes about the president .

Author: 0 May, Corbyn grilled by voters in final TV showdown before elections

And towards the end, it seemed she didn't know that £4m of the foreign aid budget in 2015 went to North Korea.Betting on this year's General Election as a whole has been a lot more popular compared to what we saw in 2015 and Oddschecker have witnessed almost twice as more people coming to the site this time round compared to a couple of years ago.

Author: 0 Leaving the Paris Climate Agreement threatens our health, economy

And outdoor standouts are none too pleased. Over the course of the day, Baker's office said the governor was able to connect with Scott and New York Gov. Calling the Paris pact a "historic quantum leap", she said that Germany would live up to its "obligations under this agreement, particularly on financing of climate assistance for the poorest and most vulnerable countries in the world".

Author: 0 French President Emmanuel Macron to visit India this year

Arriving at the presidential palace the 66-year-old prime minister hugged 39-year-old Macron, in scenes contrasting with Macron's white-knuckle handshake with US President Donald Trump last week. India has bought 36 Rafale fighter jets, the delta-winged French aircraft that have been a hard sell. Prime Minister Modi today met Emmanuel Macron and discussed issues of worldwide and mutual interests including ways to enhance the strategic ties, countering terrorism and climate change .

Author: 0 Modi meets French President

Macron greeted the Indian prime minister with a bear hug in the courtyard of the presidential Elysee Palace , while Modi said later that Macron's victory over far-right leader Marine Le Pen in May "encouraged the entire world". Earlier on Friday, Modi, as Prime Minister attended for the first time the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, an annual business and economic event hosted by the Russian President in city of St.

Author: 0 Arab Middle East Strategic Alliance By 2018

It should be noted that Donald Trump during his speech in Saudi Arabia accused Iran of supporting terrorism in the region. "I stand before you as a representative of the American People, to deliver a message of friendship and hope". Addressing the Arab-Islamic American Summit in Riyadh , he said: "We now face a humanitarian and security disaster in this region that is spreading".

Author: 0 Rush Limbaugh Takes Aim at Republican for Creating Problems for Trump

But even Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said he doesn't know if Senate Republicans will be able to get the votes needed to pass an Obamacare replacement bill. "The Democrats have forgetten about the middle class, they have forgotten infrastructure, they've forgotten about the people who voted for Donald Trump for change, and if you don't want to provide that change in 18 months, we're going to have another election".

Author: 0 France, India to cooperate in fighting climate change

With US President Donald Trump announcing his country's withdrawal from the Paris Agreement on climate change , the climate issue is likely to be a major area of focus in Saturday's talks. "It was a weak deal largely because the world wanted the U.S. to participate in it", he said. "I want to restate here France's full commitment to the fight against climate warming", said the president, who reacted to Trump's announcement Thursday with a memorable call to " make the planet great ...

Author: 0 Trump shares positive feedback on Paris climate accord withdrawal

He's going as the leader of the sixth richest economy in the world - the state of California. However, Trump's claims and barbs against India may not only be misleading but may also be completely out of context in so far as the Paris Accord , that was ratified on November 4, 2016, is concerned.

Author: 0 Mayors come out against Trump's Paris catastrophe

China , the world's biggest polluter, vowed to battle climate change. So why the hysteria now, since the Paris agreement , like Kyoto, places demands on the developed world, led by the USA, that it does not on the developing world, led by China? Closer to home, two corporate leaders resigned from one of Mr Trump's advisory councils and several U.S.

Author: 0 Germany Can't Stop Marveling at How Dumb Donald Trump Is

Trump lashed out at Germany once again on Tuesday over its large trade surplus with the USA and its low contributions to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation after Chancellor Angela Merkel suggested that Germany and other European countries could no longer rely on the U.S.

Author: 0 Led airstrikes kill 43 civilians in Syria

The footage shows officers entering a captured building of the Islamic State's so called Al-Hisba (Vice Squad) and displaying a large cache of seized weapons including different types of shells, explosive materials and rockets. The figure falls dramatically below the death toll reported by Airwaves, a London-based monitoring group that has been tallying the death toll of coalition strikes by compiling official and local reports.

Author: 0 Reaction to climate-accord pullout is overblown

But that shouldn't come as news. They say your reputation comes in part from the company you keep. In accord with his campaign promise to "cancel" the 2015 Paris Agreement, Trump formally announced on June 1 that the United States is "getting out".

Global Islamic State claims responsibility for Manila casino attack that killed 37
Author: 0 Islamic State claims responsibility for Manila casino attack that killed 37

Mr Oscar Albayalde, chief of the Philippine capital's police office, said those that died were in the main gaming area. There are concerns that the fatal attack is linked to the Islamic State , but police are pushing back. Hundreds of guests and employees rushed out of the resort hotel after the gunman began shooting on the second floor, hotel employees fleeing the scene told CNN Philippines .

Author: 0 Senate Republicans Sound Increasingly Pessimistic About a Health Care Deal

U.S. Sen. John Cornyn predicted on Wednesday that congressional Republicans would soon repeal and replace President Obama's 2010 health care overhaul, despite skepticism from some of his colleagues that it will happen at all. Dolan, chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' Committee on Pro-Life Activities; Baltimore Archbishop William E. Lori, chairman of the Ad Hoc Committee for Religious Liberty; Bishop Frank J.

Author: 0 ICJ didn't order on consular access to Kulbhushan: Aziz

The adviser said India's stance that Pakistan was defeated by the recent International Court of Justice (ICJ) verdict was inaccurate. His colleague and Interior Minister Chaudhary Nisar Ali Khan said the case would be taken to its "logical conclusion in accordance with Pakistan's law and constitution".

Author: 0 Rhode Island to join states in Paris climate agreement pact

White House talking points on the decision sent to Republican lawmakers Thursday and obtained by The Associated Press made similar arguments. "'America first. "The Paris accord clearly was not focused on American jobs". In a strongly worded statement, Merkel said US President Donald Trump's announcement to turn his back on the Paris pact was "highly regrettable, to put it very mildly".

Author: 0 Trump Still Hasn't Decided Whether To 'Let' Comey Testify, Conway Says

But a month ago, he said this to the Senate Judiciary Committee: "I'm talking about a situation where we were told to stop something for a political reason, that would be a very big deal". "In the context of a criminal investigation, executive privilege has to give way", said Saikrishna Prakash, who lectures on constitutional law and presidential powers at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville.

Global Kathy Griffin breaks down and claims the Trump family ruined her life
Author: 0 Kathy Griffin breaks down and claims the Trump family ruined her life

The 56-year-old has publicly apologized over the gruesome photo which drew outrage from Trump and his family, as well as across the political spectrum. Griffin said she had not spoken to Cooper since and appeared visibly upset and struggled to speak when fielding questions about him. Asked if she thought she would have a career after this flap, Griffin noted that she feels it's all over.

Author: 0 Putin: Election hackers could have been from anywhere

When asked about ongoing investigations into the Kremlin's ties to Trump's presidential campaign and current members of his administration, Putin said it was "just some kind of hysteria" and told Kelly "someone needs to give you a pill or something!" Mr Putin denied the hackers were from Russian Federation or swayed the United States election in favour of Donald Trump .

Author: 0 Manchester Arena blast: Bomber's father was part of Libyan militant group

The other eight men, aged between 18 and 38, were being questioned over their involvement in the attack on Monday that killed 22 people, the police said in a statement. Around a thousand soldiers were deployed at key locations across the country to free up armed policemen to go on patrol. "[Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre] have assessed that the level of threat should remain at critical while the operation continues".

Author: 0 Kinder Morgan Canada Raises $1.3B For Pipeline Expansion

Group One Trading Lp who had been investing in Kinder Morgan Inc Del for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $42.79B market cap company. They now have a United States dollars 18 price target on the stock. Thrivent Finance For Lutherans reported 133,240 shares. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and twelve have assigned a buy rating to the stock.

Author: 0 Republican senators consider a tax on employer-based health plans

Why aren't you trying to do something to stop Obamacare?' The answer was always, 'Well, all we've got is the House. The idea, Republicans said, is to choke off the Democratic congressional minorities from gaining new information that could be used to attack the president.

Author: 0 Trump's climate doubts ignore USA military consensus on risks

In a fiery media address, President Trump emphasised he "represented the citizens of Pittsburgh, not Paris", a departure from the usual image of the United States being the leader of the free world. South Africa's government calls the US pullout "an abdication of global responsibility". The European message has been unusually tough. While Trump and Pence have suggested the possibility of renegotiating the agreement, the leaders of Italy, Germany and France have said that won't happen.

Author: 0 Trump climate deal: Modi vows to go beyond Paris accord

Modi said India was committed to "go above and beyond" the Paris deal to protect climate for future generations as he termed the UN-brokered agreement a shared legacy of the world, a day after the United States president walked out of the accord.

Global Triple Bombings in Kabul Leave 18 Dead, 20 Injured
Author: 0 Triple Bombings in Kabul Leave 18 Dead, 20 Injured

The Taliban immediately denied any involvement in the cemetery bombing. Two days after the massive bombing, which also wounded about 400, people were still searching for missing relatives. Kabul city was on lockdown Saturday with armed checkpoints and armoured vehicles patrolling the streets to prevent a repeat of Friday's protests.

Author: 0 Putin puts India on top, downplays ties with Pak

Russian Federation also reaffirmed its "strong support" to India's candidature for a permanent seat in the reformed UN Security Council and a membership in the Nuclear Supplier Group (NSG) and other non-proliferation regimes. "I don't think we should push figures here in our military cooperation because it has an unprecedented level in its volume and quality". It said that connectivity must be strengthened, based on dialogue and consent of all parties concerned with due respect to ...

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