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Global Map: The state of the Paris agreement
Author: 0 Map: The state of the Paris agreement

The U.S. plan was achievable largely based on steps that the Obama administration, private industry and individual states were already taking. "The same nations asking us to stay in the agreement are the countries that have collectively cost America trillions of dollars through tough trade practices and in many cases lax contributions to our critical military alliance".

Global SNP could join 'progressive alternative' to Tories, says Nicola Sturgeon
Author: 0 SNP could join 'progressive alternative' to Tories, says Nicola Sturgeon

Speaking on BBC Radio 4's Today programme, Ms Sturgeon ruled out the possibility of a formal coalition, but said the SNP would work with other left-leaning parties on an "issue-by-issue" basis. "If we are in the scenario, [the electorate] want parties to talk to each other, so to refuse to do that would be against what the electorate wanted".

Author: 0 A U.S.- Europe split? But at what price?

Her words reverberated across the world because they were interpreted as Merkel lashing out at Trump for his treatment of the US' European allies. European Council president Donald Tusk tweeted: "Please don't change the (political) climate for the worse ". The tit-for-tat row has escalated rapidly after Trump criticised major North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies over their military spending and refused to endorse a global climate change accord at back-to-back summits last week.

Author: 0 6 killed in London Bridge attack

The attacks in London come less than two weeks after the Manchester terror attack in which 22 people were killed and more than 100 were injured . Meanwhile, a witness told CNN that a man with a "massive knife" entered a restaurant in Borough Market and stabbed two people . One witness told BBC News he watched helplessly as the men targeted a young woman.

Author: 0 Snubs and slights are part of the job in Trump's White House

Lewandowski said Trump is best served by having staff around him who know him well. Many people online called for Griffin to be jailed. Daily White House briefings have been dominated by questions about Russian Federation, and Trump's advisers feared the controversy could seep into Trump's foreign trip if he held a news conference.

Global Police at London Bridge after vehicle reportedly plows into people
Author: 0 Police at London Bridge after vehicle reportedly plows into people

The incident began at about 10:15 p.m. London time, which is 3:15 p.m. Mountain Time in the U.S. One witness told Reuters that she saw what appeared to be three people with knife wounds and possibly their throats cut. Another man, called Ben, said: "I saw a man in red with quite a large blade, I don't know the measurement I guess maybe 10 inches". "They kept coming to try to stab me.

Author: 0 Terror in London: Attacks at 2 Popular Tourist Spots

Several witnesses also reported hearing gunshots. "I saw two (men) with big knives downstairs outside Roast", a chef from a nearby restaurant told the newspaper. Asking people to avoid the area, British police said multiple resources were attending the incident. That witness said the van hit five to six people.

Author: 0 Six killed in terror attacks in London, 3 suspects shot dead

Prime Minister Theresa May said it was a potential act of terrorism and the Metropolitan Police force said it had declared the attacks as "terrorist incidents". London ambulance also tweeted to avoid the area of London Bridge. The incident caused chaos in the heart of London in an area normally bustling on a Saturday night.

Global In US presidential first, Trump prays at Jerusalem's Western Wall
Author: 0 In US presidential first, Trump prays at Jerusalem's Western Wall

Trump spoke of reviving long-stalled peace efforts between the Israelis and Palestinians, but few specifics have emerged of how he intends to do so. The Palestinian leader raised numerous familiar grievances and demands for a peace deal with Israel, including a Palestinian capital in East Jerusalem and an end to what the Palestinians view as the illegal "occupation" of the West Bank.

Global It's best we don't take any unnecessary pressure, says Pandya
Author: 0 It's best we don't take any unnecessary pressure, says Pandya

We just have to play good cricket. Most of the team members have not played in a tournament of such magnitude, which could prove to be a stumbling block. Thus, this proves that India vs Pakistan has its share of banter, not just among the fans, or the players but even the former cricketers. Chief of them being which bowlers to choose.

Author: 0 Public Told to 'Run, Hide & Tell' in London Bridge Terror Attack

At 10.08 p.m. BST Saturday night (5.08 p.m. ET), London Metropolitan officers responded to reports of a vehicle colliding with pedestrians on London Bridge . "We saw a crashed van", he said. During the attacks, a vehicle veered off the road Saturday night and mowed down pedestrians on London Bridge and witnesses told of men with large knives stabbing passersby at nearby Borough Market.

Author: 0 Putin says Russian economy enters new phase of growth

When questioned about digital "fingerprints" that could constitute as credible evidence such as IP addresses that U.S. intelligence and security experts have linked to Russian hackers, Putin ridiculed it as absurd. President Vladimir Putin has ridiculed the USA focus on the Russian ambassador's contacts with members of President Donald Trump's team, saying that the envoy was only doing his job.

Author: 0 Tillerson says US still will cut emissions despite Trump's Paris pullout

The governors urged other states to join the alliance as well. By pulling out of the agreement, the U.S. joins a small group of countries who did not ratify the agreement-the others being Syria, who was not allowed to join the negotiations because of sanctions, and Nicaragua, who thought the agreement wasn't tough enough.

Global May's lead widens ahead of June 8 election - ORB poll
Author: 0 May's lead widens ahead of June 8 election - ORB poll

Corbyn's Labour Party will face off with Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party on June 8, after May called for a snap election in April in the wake of Brexit negotiations. Notably, it was YouGov that made perhaps the most pro-Corbyn prediction this week, estimating that the Conservatives would lose 20 seats and with it their overall majority.

Author: 0 Terror attacks strike heart of London; 6 people killed

Two French citizens were injured in the attack, one seriously, Mr Macron's office said in a statement . Witnesses Alex Shellum was in The Mudlark pub, close to London Bridge, at around 10pm when a woman in her early 20s "staggered into the pub".

Author: 0 British Prime Minister Theresa May falters over record on public services

But this time around the percentage of voters potentially switching their loyalty between Labour and Conservative is around 20%, according to intelligence being examined inside Tory party headquarters. And Labour leader Mr Corbyn turned out to be a better campaigner than his critics expected. While the model showed May's lead was narrowing, it estimated her Conservative party would still win 355 seats in the 650-seat parliament.

Author: 0 Donald Trump dismays, angers allies by abandoning Paris climate pact

The populist U.S. president said he would seek to renegotiate the agreement, which sees 187 countries vow to keep the global average temperature "well below" 2°C above pre-industrial levels. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker slammed the USA climate decision as "seriously wrong". If Trump could be taken at his word - that the USA will remain the "world's leader in environmental protection" - the US withdrawal would be less disconcerting.

Global Virat Kohli: 'There are no problems whatsoever'
Author: 0 Virat Kohli: 'There are no problems whatsoever'

They need to keep rotating the strike and go for a better total and mind you, there is no pressure. Find us on Facebook too! But Pakistan are not without hope and boast proven performers in the likes of skipper Sarfraz Ahmed , as well as a big-hitting rookie in Faheem Ashraf .

Global China vows to stick to Paris climate deal
Author: 0 China vows to stick to Paris climate deal

In a joint press conference with his German counterpart Angela Merkel , Li said that China, a large developing country, should shoulder its worldwide responsibilities to jointly address the challenge of climate change with other countries.

Author: 0 London attack: 9 killed, 20 injured; Thais warned

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday condemned Saturday night's terror attacks in London that claimed at least six lives. "They were running up and going "This is for Allah", witness Gerard, who was at on of the attack sites, Borough Market , said.

Author: 0 London Terror Attacks- 6 killed, dozens injured

Police also said they were responding to another incident in the Vauxhall area, over a mile away. Scotland Yard was looking for three men who reportedly arrived at London Bridge around 2210 GMT and stabbed people randomly. "I want to express my huge gratitude to the police and emergency services who are on the scene". "Our thoughts are with those who are caught up in these awful events", she said.

Global 46 killed in the fighting so far
Author: 0 46 killed in the fighting so far

Gen Padilla said 11 soldiers, two policemen and 31 militants had been confirmed killed in the fighting, which has involved the military bombing buildings where the militants have been hiding. The battle to clear the city of the gunmen was proving hard because they had scattered into small groups and were moving to different houses and setting up sniper positions, according to the military.

Global Kashmir protests as India kills prominent militant
Author: 0 Kashmir protests as India kills prominent militant

Police said Sabzar Ahmad Bhat , the operational commander of the terrorist group Hizb ul-Mujahideen, was killed Saturday morning in a siege that had begun Friday night when security forces were fired upon near the town of Tral in south Kashmir.

Author: 0 3 attackers, 6 others killed in London Bridge area terror attacks

Police have confirmed that six victims are now dead, after eight minutes of horror, sparked a night of terror on the streets of London . Prime Minister Theresa May said that she has been following updates from police and security officials, and she could confirm that the incident in London was being treated as a potential act of terrorism.

Author: 0 At least six killed in explosions at protester's funeral in Kabul

Deputy Interior Minister Murad Ali Murad said on June 3 the attorney general would investigate allegations of violence on June 2 by police as well as by demonstrators, some of whom appeared to be armed. Kabul has now had three deadly incidents in four days. Some schools, government institutions and key government buildings remained shut. Zia Masood has reportedly vowed to lead and continue the sit-in, with some protesters warning they plan to turn the protest like the one in Tahrir Square ...

Author: 0 Three terror suspects, killed

Armed police rushed to the scene where shots were heard and authorities urged Londoners on Twitter to "run, hide, tell" if they were caught in the attack . "And then we ran into the restaurant into the kitchen, where there was a bunch of other people and a guy had been stabbed and he was cut and he was bleeding quite a lot".

Author: 0 Gambling debt was motive behind Philippines casino attack, not terrorism, police say

Police believe Carlos, who died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, acted alone. She said he was holding two small bottles of liquid and dousing the baccarat table. Casinos run by Bloomberry Resorts Corp. and Okada Manila said they have intensified security. At least 36 people were killed when after a gunman stormed into Resorts World Manila entertainment complex near the Philippines capital Manila early on Friday (2 June).

Author: 0 President Trump's climate claims on China, India false

Mr Trump's decision prompted criticism from many United States business leaders, including clean tech entrepreneur and Tesla chief executive Elon Musk and Robert Iger, chief executive of the Walt Disney Company, who said they had resigned from the president's advisory council over the issue.

Author: 0 About 20 people were injured in the accident on London bridge

A man reportedly entered the eatery and stabbed at least two people. Three men have been shot dead by British officers after a vehicle and knife attack on London Bridge and the Borough Market , which left at least six people dead. In the wake of the Manchester attack, the United Kingdom government increased the terror alert to critical, the highest level, and deployed the army to support police.

Author: 0 London Bridge vehicle attack, nearby stabbings 'terrorist incidents,' police say

I want to express my huge gratitude to the police and emergency services who are on the scene. London Bridge, which crosses the River Thames in London , was closed in both directions. Eyewitnesses told LBC of the terrifying scenes they saw during the incident on London Bridge. Another witness, Dario, said he heard some noise while crossing the road near London Bridge.

Global India committed to Paris agreement: Harsh Vardhan
Author: 0 India committed to Paris agreement: Harsh Vardhan

Mr Trump's decision to quit the Paris accord will give a considerable boost to China's efforts to secure greater global influence. Venezuela and Argentina also denounced the decision. The pact was "very unfair" to the United States and beneficial to other major polluters like China and India, the president claimed. German Chancellor Angela Merkel called it "extremely regrettable" while Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau called it "disheartening".

Author: 0 Police say 6 victims, 3 suspects killed in London assaults

Witness Elsbeth Smedley told CNN that a man ran into Elliot restaurant in Borough Market, and stabbed two people before running out. Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn was quick to express his condolences for the victims' families and his gratitude for the work of the emergency services.

Global Trump says USA will abandon global climate accord
Author: 0 Trump says USA will abandon global climate accord

The decision to withdraw from the climate accord was influenced by a letter from 22 Republican US senators, including Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, calling for an exit, Axios reported . Abandoning the pact was one of Trump's principal campaign pledges. But Trump said the agreement disadvantaged the U.S. He has spent his first months in office working to delay and roll back federal regulations limiting greenhouse gas emissions while pledging to revive long-struggling US coal mines.

Global May says treating London incidents as potential act of terrorism
Author: 0 May says treating London incidents as potential act of terrorism

London police say they are responding to reports that a vehicle hit pedestrians on London Bridge and that there were stabbings at busy Borough Market nearby. Prime Minister Theresa May confirmed the attack "is being treated as a potential act of terrorism" and said her thoughts were with "those who are caught up in these awful events".

Author: 0 Democrats Accuse Recused Nunes of Launching Own Russia Probe

U.S. House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes is facing complaints of launching his own investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election after recusing himself from leading the committee's Russian Federation probe in April.

Author: 0 Fleming expects India to beat Pakistan

There had been widespread rumours this week that all was not right between Kumble and Kohli . Even at home you do not agree on everything with your family. "At the end of the day, an India-Pakistan game has got more to do with pressure than anything else". "In both the games, all the guys have bowled beautifully and the attack looks really balanced".

Author: 0 Pentagon chief says NKorea's nuclear pursuits a 'danger'

The programs have become a security priority given Pyongyang's vow to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of hitting the USA mainland. North Korea's "careless behavior has left them isolated", Nikki Haley, U.S. North Korea is threatening a sixth nuclear test. While relations between Pyongyang and Beijing have grown increasingly frayed in recent years under the administration of Kim Jong-Un, China is still North Korea's biggest ally and supporter.

Global Does Trump now believe in climate change? Aides won't say
Author: 0 Does Trump now believe in climate change? Aides won't say

The US move is more a setback to the environment than to the global leadership role the US is used to playing. "I think when a decision like the president made yesterday that goes against established science, the opinions of many members of congress from both sides of the aisle, the opinions of the leadership of many global companies including those in the energy sector and the opinions of nearly 200 global presidents, prime ministers, kings and queens, then you have to question his ...

Author: 0 London Bridge: British police respond to multiple security 'incidents'

One of the injured is an officer from British Transport Police who was stabbed after responding to the incident. London Ambulance Service said "multiple resources" were sent to the scene. A vehicle crashed into several pedestrians on the bridge while traveling at a high speed at around 10 p.m. on Saturday night just before stabbings were then reported at the market.

Author: 0 Alan Johnson says he may have been wrong to write off Corbyn

The Labour leader said he would not use nuclear weapons first and when he declined to say if he would use them second, he faced heckles from the audience. Prime Minister Theresa May would extend her Conservative government's majority in Parliament - a move that would help her push through some of the trickier parts of the ongoing Brexit negotiations.

Global Boston Celtics aren't better without Isaiah Thomas
Author: 0 Boston Celtics aren't better without Isaiah Thomas

Smith (5) during the first half of Game 3. " I had a tough game, period ", James said after the game that ended his eight-game 30-points or more streak. Even with Sunday's lackluster performance, James is still averaging 32.2 points (second-best of his career), 8.3 rebounds, 7.0 assists and 2.2 steals per game in these playoffs.

Author: 0 Six killed in London attacks

Six persons have been killed so far and more than 30 injured when a white van hit several pedestrians on London Bridge . Two other incidents also were reported , stabbings at nearby Borough Market and another incident in the Vauxhall area of the city.

Author: 0 London Bridge and Borough Market incidents are terror attacks

Soon after they responded to a stabbing in the Vauxhall area, over a mile away, but they said that incident is not connected to the others. The Met said in a subsequent tweet that officers had also been deployed to deal with an incident in Vauxhall.

Global WH: Trump Not Yet Moving Embassy to Jerusalem
Author: 0 WH: Trump Not Yet Moving Embassy to Jerusalem

Senior officials at the State Department and Defense Department had recently demanded that Trump prevent the relocation of the embassy to Jerusalem and had even asked the White House not to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, claiming it would harm the peace process.

Author: 0 Indian skipper Kohli denies reports of rift with coach

Because when I was the South African coach that was the team we always liked to beat". Most cricket pundits remember his spell to Shane Watson in the 2015 World Cup when he has Watson hopping. Fleming said India were one of the favourites to the lift the Champions Trophy . "If you perform in an India-Pakistan match , you become a hero".

Author: 0 Climate action 'unstoppable,' nations should stay course — UN chief

It is hard to gauge Pruitt's sincerity here, as he has personally expressed the belief that carbon emissions resulting from human activity do not significantly contribute to climate change. He's received awards as a businessman in that regard. The deal would have required the U.S.to reduce polluting emissions by more than a quarter below 2005 levels by 2025, potentially limiting the growth of high-emissions industries like oil and gas production.

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