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Author: 0 Indian PM Modi vows to go 'above and beyond' climate accord

President Macron said that during two hours of the talks that encompassed trade, defense and the anti-terror fight, PM Modi and he had "mainly discussed our commitment to the climate". "We cannot see the danger of climate change but we can see the horrific effects of terrorism , we can feel it". India's environment minister on Friday (2) said his country is committed to the Paris climate accord irrespective of the position of other nations, after the United States announced plans to ...

Author: 0 Mandzukic cracker answers Ronaldo opener in final

It's safe to say now, with nearly complete certainty, that James Rodriguez won't be a Real Madrid player next season. Juve coach Massimiliano Allegri selected a full-strength team, with Dani Alves and Alex Sandro the wing-backs and Paulo Dybala and Mario Mandzukic supporting lone striker Gonzalo Higuain.

Author: 0 Iconic US diplomat Zbigniew Brzezinski dies at 89

From 1977 to 1981, Brzezinski was national security adviser to Carter at a time when the Cold War with the former Soviet Union was in full swing. Mika Brzezinski , co-host of MSNBC's " Morning Joe ", announced the death on social media Friday night.

Author: 0 Goldman Sachs underwrites Venezuelan tyranny

Anti-government demonstrators run away from security forces in Caracas , Venezuela, Wednesday, May 31, 2017. President Nicolas Maduro claims the opposition is responsible for the violence and he has accused the U.S. Activists hold signs during a protest against Goldman Sach's bond purchase transaction with Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro outside Goldman Sachs headquarters May 30, 2017 in NY.

Author: 0 Japan, France welcome US leadership in the Asia-Pacific

However, he reiterated the US' willingness to work closely with China diplomatically and economically, and to build a constructive, result-oriented and mutually beneficial relationship. While Hailey said the United States wants a negotiated solution to the North's nuclear program and isn't seeking regime change, she reiterated that "all options for responding to future provocations remain on the table".

Author: 0 False! Trump Claims Paris Deal Would Only Make 'Tiny' Difference

Coderre also issued a statement saying that, despite the setback of losing the USA, cities around the world must continue to assume their responsibilities when it comes to climate change and the environment. to act differently at home. "So hopefully, people can keep it in perspective", the secretary added. Bishop Marcelo Sanchez Sorondo, director of the Vatican's Pontifical Academy of Sciences, called the decision "a huge slap in the face" to the Vatican in light of Trump's recent ...

Author: 0 Justin Trudeau has been quietly contacting U.S. politicians about tackling climate change

Three Democratic governors have said they won't let the United States back away from a commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, despite President Donald Trump decision to withdraw from an worldwide pact. Calculations suggest withdrawal from the Paris accord could result in emissions of up to 3 billion tons of additional carbon dioxide a year - enough to melt ice sheets faster, raise seas higher and trigger more extreme weather.

Global Trump Tells Muslim Leaders: 'Drive Out' the Terrorists
Author: 0 Trump Tells Muslim Leaders: 'Drive Out' the Terrorists

Speaking to leaders from about 50 Muslim-majority countries in Riyadh , Mr Trump attacked militants as barbaric criminals who seek to obliterate human life. Morton Klein, president of the Zionist Organization of America, called Trump's remarks "historic, important, courageous", while praising the American leader for strongly condemning Iran, Islamic State, Hezbollah and Hamas "in the same sentence - for they are all part of the scourge of Islamist terror".

Global Noose found at DC construction site, police say
Author: 0 Noose found at DC construction site, police say

A noose was found on the floor of the National Museum of African American History and Culture on Wednesday in a section of the building dedicated to segregation and racial violence against African Americans. According to USPP, the rope was found on a bench at the MLK memorial, according to local ABC affiliate WJLA . Bowser says she's directed the police department to investigate the incidents.

Global No surprises: Iran re-elected the President
Author: 0 No surprises: Iran re-elected the President

Analysts have said a higher turnout would likely benefit Rouhani. The election is important "for Iran's future role in the region and the world", said Mr. By voting for him, the Iranians have chosen the course of interaction and "no to violence and extremism" in the world, Rouhani said in a televised speech.

Author: 0 Bahrain hackers post threats on foreign minister's Twitter

Five people were killed last week when Bahraini security forced moved against supporters of the spiritual leader of Bahrain's Shi'ite campaign outside his house and arrested almost 300 people, including several it said were escaped prisoners.

Global ISIS claims responsibility for Manila attack, police deny link to terrorism
Author: 0 ISIS claims responsibility for Manila attack, police deny link to terrorism

According to a CNN report , most of the people killed are believed to have died from smoke inhalation and suffocation from the fires. Reportedly, more than 20 of the people killed were resort guests and 13 of the victims were staff. Arson investigators said most of those who died failed to get out of the casino in time because they chose to hide instead of run away. A Philippine military spokesperson, Brig.

Global Rain saves Australia in Champions Trophy wash-out
Author: 0 Rain saves Australia in Champions Trophy wash-out

And so the points from the match were shared. If Australia win that game on Monday, New Zealand have to beat England , the home team and favourites, the following day or they'll be relying on net run-rate from their final match against Bangladesh .

Global Philippines' Duterte says Islamic State not behind casino attack
Author: 0 Philippines' Duterte says Islamic State not behind casino attack

Thirty-seven people died in the fires, dozens more were injured in a stampede to escape, and the gunman was found dead about five hours later in a hotel room after committing suicide by setting fire to himself, police said. "We have been informed of several casualties, the number and identities of whom have yet to be determined", it said in a statement. "Some hotel guests said someone yelled "ISIS"," Maricel Navaro, an employee of Resorts World, told DZMM radio.

Global India would never opt out of climate pact: Modi
Author: 0 India would never opt out of climate pact: Modi

Modi said that his government's journey towards developing India is built on investments in infrastructure, agriculture, manufacturing and services. Putin said the cooperation is not limited to direct supplies of the latest Russian military equipment to India.

Global Predators can't afford another Game 2 defeat
Author: 0 Predators can't afford another Game 2 defeat

Crosby won the third-period faceoff, Nashville's Roman Josi lost a puck battle at centre ice, and Bryan Rust's shot from the wing came off Rinne's pad like it was a pinball flipper; Guentzel, who scored the victor in Game 1 and Pittsburgh's first in this game, buried it.

Global Macron Hits Trump Over Paris Accord Pullout: 'Make Our Planet Great Again'
Author: 0 Macron Hits Trump Over Paris Accord Pullout: 'Make Our Planet Great Again'

Saying that India-Russia relations have continuously strengthened over the years irrespective of changes in the world, Modi said there was an underlying trust in the ties between the two countries. Petersburg Declaration, which Prime Minister described as a " benchmark of stability in a turbulent, interdependent and interconnected world ". France is also a key partner in India's development initiatives in areas like defence, space, nuclear and renewable energy, urban development and railways.

Author: 0 London police report two incidents near London Bridge

Several witnesses also reported hearing gunshots. Reuters television pictures showed dozens of emergency vehicles in the area around London Bridge. Witnesses have reported seeing people hit by a vehicle on London Bridge. White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said on Twitter that President Donald Trump has been briefed on the situation. "I thought at first it was fireworks, then I recognised it was significant gunfire".

Author: 0 Press statement by Prime Minister during his visit to France

He said India had been working to protect the environment even before the Paris deal reached in 2015. It will benefit the future generations as well. 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".

Author: 0 Indo-Russian JVs to build automobiles and aircraft

He reiterated that India-Russia relations have grown "stronger and deeper" over the time and thanked President Putin for inviting him to SPIEF. "We are convinced that the unprecedented spread of this threat requires a decisive collective response on the part of the entire global community, without double standards and selectivity, in accordance with worldwide law and the UN Charter", said the declaration.

Global Missing People's Choir and Daliso Chaponda for BGT final
Author: 0 Missing People's Choir and Daliso Chaponda for BGT final

Last night the Missing People Choir - of which Nicki Durbin, mother of missing Luke Durbin, is a member - went sailing through to the final round through the public vote. However, he's got some stiff competition on that front as fellow recipients Matt Edwards , MerseyGirls and Kyle Tomlinson are also through to the final.

Global Cruz Presses Trump to Withdraw From Paris Climate Deal
Author: 0 Cruz Presses Trump to Withdraw From Paris Climate Deal

Trump's decision this week will come after months of pressuring from competing interests. In television interviews the morning after Trump's announcement, Vice President Mike Pence and Kellyanne Conway, a top White House aide, defended Trump's decision as a reassertion of America's sovereignty.

Global House committee issues subpoenas; Comey okayed to testify
Author: 0 House committee issues subpoenas; Comey okayed to testify

Calls and emails to Kasowitz's NY firm were not immediately returned Wednesday. He told ABC News that he has been asked by both the House and Senate intelligence committees to provide information and testimony about contacts he had with Russian officials.

Author: 0 Leaving the Paris Climate Accord Could Lead to a Public Health Disaster

New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu, representing the U.S. Conference of Mayors in a call with reporters today, put it this way: "The federal government has chose to go 'America Only, ' but the mayors of America are here to say that in partnership with the private sector and communities across the country, it doesn't mean that America as a nation will follow the lead of President Trump ".

Author: 0 Putin tells NBC: US hackers could have framed Russia in election hack

Kelly said that Putin hinted that the Central Intelligence Agency could have even been behind the hacking, noting that many people were once certain that Moscow was behind the assassination of former U.S. "By some calculations it was convenient for [potential US hackers] to release this information, so they released it, citing Russia", Putin said. "Could you imagine something like that?" Several current and former aides of Trump are now under investigation over their alleged contacts with ...

Global Papa John's employees accused of selling cocaine out of the store
Author: 0 Papa John's employees accused of selling cocaine out of the store

One of the employees introduced the undercover detectives to other drug dealers in Bellevue and Sammamish. Employees would step out to the parking lot to hand over the drugs, police said. She said no one came out, but officers eventually went in. "It was all the time", Michaelson said. "My heart just aches for the families". Five men were arrested: a 21-year-old and 26-year-old from Bellevue, and two 18-year-olds and a 19-year-old from Sammamish.

Global Golf legend Tiger Woods denies being under influence of alcohol during arrest
Author: 0 Golf legend Tiger Woods denies being under influence of alcohol during arrest

He stated that his arrest did not involve alcohol or drugs and pointed to mix medications instead. "I will do everything in my power to ensure this never happens again", he said. The affidavit listed four medications, including Vicodin, that Woods reported taking. The results sheet from his breathalyser test noted he was "unable to walk alone", but results showed he "blew zeroes" - indicating a lack of alcohol in his breath.

Author: 0 Nikki Haley claims Trump DOES believe in climate change

But many leaders of U. S. cities and states have been responding with more than words. Check out Boston, New York and more cities around the world showing support for the Paris Agreement . cities, states, businesses and others would aim to meet the US's commitment to reducing emissions 26 per cent below the 2005 levels by 2025. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Friday downplayed the significance of U.S.

Author: 0 Abbas and Palestinian Authority Honor Terrorists Amid Trump Visit

Speaking at the Israel Museum, he declared both sides ready to move forward, though there were no tangible signs of the dormant peace process being revived. Security Council resolution condemning the policy. "The first step [toward peace]... is to bring relationships that are warm and strong privately and bring them more public and also set forth a common set of principles that everyone wants to abide by", the official said.

Global UK police investigate car in Manchester
Author: 0 UK police investigate car in Manchester

Detective chief superintendent Russ Jackson said that GMP continued to make "significant progress" in the investigation. Greater Manchester Police said Friday that a white Nissan Micra found in the city points to Abedi's whereabouts between May 18 and 22, in the lead-up to the suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande concert, which left 22 people dead, as well as Abedi himself.

Global Exelon: Three Mile Island to close in 2019 if state doesn't act
Author: 0 Exelon: Three Mile Island to close in 2019 if state doesn't act

At least five nuclear power plants have retired in the past five years including Fort Calhoun in Nebraska, which closed in October, as shale gas and rising output of wind and solar power depress prices. Small amounts of radiation escaped, though no injuries were reported . As a result, nuclear power has been plagued by safety concerns and cost overruns for decades.

Author: 0 Philippine police question driver in casino attack probe

The attack on the Manila casino near the city's global airport terminal came after a group of militants linked with Islamic State occupied Marawi City in the southern Philippines , prompting President Rodrigo Duterte on May 23 to place the Mindanao region under martial law .

Author: 0 PACCAR Inc (PCAR) Shares Bought by SG Americas Securities LLC

One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have given a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company. In other news, VP Alma Lily Ley sold 904 shares of PACCAR stock in a transaction on Wednesday, May 3rd. Another trade for 881 shares valued at $60,368 was sold by BARKLEY MICHAEL T.

Author: 0 Hung parliament alliance between Labour and the SNP is branded 'nonsense'

Nicola Sturgeon has signalled the SNP would be willing to support a minority Labour government in the event of a hung parliament . But she noted that if there were a hung parliament , then it would "mean the electorate has decided it does not want either of the two main United Kingdom parties to govern with a free hand".

Global What price separation from Europe?
Author: 0 What price separation from Europe?

President Trump was elected on a pledge to put "America First". Merkel is aware of the many voices in the U.S. who, after Trump's election victory last November, saw in her the last hope for rescuing liberal Western values. France's new president, Emmanuel Macron , made it clear in interviews following his Brussels one-on-one with Trump that his you-won't-get-the-better-of-me handshake with the U.S.

Author: 0 Putin: Patriotic Russians May Have Hacked in Election

Earlier in the day, Modi attended for the first time the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), an annual business and economic event hosted by the Russian President. "The economy has entered a new phase of expansion ", Putin said. Trump has backed up Putin's denials, even though a growing number of former and current Cabinet members are being scrutinized as a result of contact with Russians that was never disclosed.

Author: 0 Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn face Question Time grilling

British Prime Minister Theresa May's lead over the opposition Labour Party has narrowed to four percentage points ahead of the June 8 election, according to a YouGov poll reported by the Sunday Times newspaper. Mr Corbyn said Labour was "not looking to do deals with anybody" when asked if he would seek the support of the SNP. Labour has said it will raise income taxes on people earning more than 80,000 pounds ($103,152) a year, promising no increases for the other 95 percent of taxpayers.

Global Small plane crashes along Hwy. 11 in Gravenhurst
Author: 0 Small plane crashes along Hwy. 11 in Gravenhurst

Mark Kinney. The crash happened just before 5 p.m. on June 2. An eyewitness tells 680 News he and his friend were on their way to Bracebridge when they saw the small plane in the air seconds before it crashed. Highway 11, one of the main highways in and out of cottage country, was closed. Drivers were stuck for several hours while the investigation continued.

Global Confident Ananya Vinay wins Scripps National Spelling Bee
Author: 0 Confident Ananya Vinay wins Scripps National Spelling Bee

A 12-year-old girl has won the most prestigious U.S. spelling bee with a series off incredible words. The country's newest spelling bee champ, Ananya Vinay, is very lucky that this word didn't come up during competition - because she can't spell it.

Author: 0 Four New England States Join Climate Pact

Back in March, Defense Secretary James Mattis noted that climate change was a national security threat and said environmental changes in regions such as the Arctic could impact military operations. "This decision can not and will not stop those of us who feel obligated to protect our Earth", she said. Republican Gov. Charlie Baker says MA is joining a coalition of states vowing to uphold the Paris climate accord .

Global UN agency says Iran in compliance of landmark nuclear deal
Author: 0 UN agency says Iran in compliance of landmark nuclear deal

The new IAEA report, the second since the January inauguration of US President Donald Trump, was sent to the member states amid increasing tensions between Tehran and Washington. Tehran has twice surpassed the 130-ton limit, leading the IAEA to express concerns and drawing strong criticism from the United States and others. The lack of an active heavy water reactor, along with continued struggles to sell their excess heavy water on the worldwide market, means Iran is once again nearing the ...

Global Nikki Haley Defends Kushner, Says He Will Continue 'Doing His Work'
Author: 0 Nikki Haley Defends Kushner, Says He Will Continue 'Doing His Work'

While Scarborough didn't put too much weight on these boasts at the time , he says that they were shortly followed up stories about Kushner and Russian Federation in major newspapers. Former State Department official Dan Fried, who was quoted in Yahoo's story, later clarified to CNN that he did not have first-hand knowledge that the Trump administration would attempt to unilaterally relax Russian Federation sanctions but did reach out to some members of Congress because he was concerned ...

Global This man's moustache won the BBC Question Time debate
Author: 0 This man's moustache won the BBC Question Time debate

In an effort to maintain pressure on the Tories over the issue, Mr Corbyn said: "It is staggering that just six days from polling day millions of pensioners still don't know what's in store for them if they are unlucky enough to get dementia or any other condition that needs care in the home".

Author: 0 McGovern: Trump decision to leave Paris Agreement is "dumb"

After months of questionable decisions by President Donald Trump , including the idea of a travel ban aimed at majority Muslim countries, Disney CEO Bob Iger has apparently had enough and is stepping down from the president's business advisory council.

Global No Indian casualties, Indian Army denies Pakistan Army's claim
Author: 0 No Indian casualties, Indian Army denies Pakistan Army's claim

Five Indian soldiers were killed during a cross-border exchange of fire as Pakistani troops responded to an "unprovoked" ceasefire violation in the Tatta Pani sector along the Line of Control (LoC) on Saturday, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a press release.

Author: 0 At Least 12 Killed In Blast At Cemetery In Afghan Capital Kabul

Ezedyar's son was killed along with several others during yesterday's protest demonstration, Pajhwok Afghan News reported. "Initial reports show 15 people have been killed and wounded", interior ministry spokesman Najib Danish said on Twitter .

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