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Jun 12 2017

Madhya Pradesh farmers' protest: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends peace fast

The district administration also said the Internet services in the district, which were suspended on June 5 after out break of violence, will be restored by Sunday mornin...

Jun 12 2017

Brokenshire not keen on Stormont mediator move amid DUP deal criticism

The Good Friday accords led to a power-sharing arrangement between nationalist, largely Catholic parties who want to join Ireland and the pro-British Protestant community...

Jun 12 2017

End of Israeli occupation would benefit both sides -UN right chief

Israel later withdrew from Gaza but lay a siege to it. The Old City of Jerusalem during the Six-Day War, June 1967, Getty Images. "It's the base for real negotiations f...

Jun 12 2017

Brexit negotiations set to be delayed on UK election result

Never mind that she herself has offered few details about Brexit and what it will mean: May called this a "Brexit election", declared herself the "strong and stable" ca...

Jun 12 2017

Someone Just Hit a Giant Powerball Jackpot

Powerball spokesman Randy Miller says the location where the winning ticket was sold was not immediately available. Sun City is largely a retirement community about ...

Jun 12 2017

Britain's Brexit offer may change, Scottish Conservative leader says

But she dismissed claims she will break the Scottish Tory party away rom the United Kingdom following the election. Mundell has served for two years in the cabinet post...

Jun 12 2017

May seeks deal to cling to power in Britain

On 19 June the Queen opens the new parliament and announces the government's legislative programme. The prime minister's most prominent potential rival, Foreign Sec...

Jun 12 2017

United Kingdom general election kicks off: Here are some choicest picks

British Prime Minister Theresa May's two chiefs of staff have resigned in the wake of the Conservative Party's disastrous election result. "That's going to make it ha...

Jun 12 2017

Hawaii law aligns state with Paris climate pact

Trump's announcement that the United States would withdraw from the global accord drew ridicule from foreign leaders around the world and made the USA one of only thr...

Jun 12 2017

Centre committed to fast tracking of development in NE: Rajnath

Rajnath will review the security issues along the Indo-Myanmar border. Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, Kiren Rijiju and Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein ...

Jun 12 2017

Ireland's prime minister warns Theresa May over making deal with DUP

He said no pact, no deal, no coalition. "To those locally who are complaining the loudest about our position of influence, I say to them that the time for unreasonable ...

Jun 12 2017

Police arrest 17th person in connection with Manchester terror attack

Police investigating last week's bombing in Manchester, England, said they have found a auto that might be "significant" in the case, the BBC reported Friday. CCTV images...

Jun 12 2017

Russia, US Willing to Help Settle Qatar Dispute

Trump last week waded into the worst Gulf Arab rift in years and praised the pressure on Qatar , which Saudi Arabia , the UAE and Bahrain accuse of supporting Ira...

Jun 12 2017

OPS Camp Dissolves Panel To Talk AIADMK Merger With EPS Faction

The former Tamil Nadu chief minister made the announcement at a meeting of party functionaries in Chennai . Panneerselvam had in more than one occasion demanded the ...

Jun 12 2017

Lies, Leaked Memos, and Speculation: What's Next After Comey's Testimony

Comey said he refused on all points, told senators of the detailed memos he had written after his conversations with Trump and said he hoped those conversations wer...

Jun 12 2017

British PM Theresa May seeks lifeline after bruising election result

The most senior ministers stayed in post, while May was forced to bring back into the Cabinet one of her long-term political foes, Michael Gove, to appease an angry Cons...

Jun 12 2017

No country has the right to intervene in Qatar foreign policy: FM

He credited Qatar's emir with making progress in curbing financial support and expelling terrorists, but added: "He must do more, and he must do it more quickly". Then, o...

Jun 12 2017

UK leader Theresa May seen fighting for survival after election failure

But May soldiered on Friday, re-appointing senior ministers to her Cabinet and holding talks with a small Northern Irish party about shoring up her minority government ....

Jun 12 2017

Kumble to stay on as India's head coach for West Indies series

COA head Rai was quoted by "Press Trust of India" news agency, as saying, Kumble, subject to his acceptance, will continue as coach for West Indies tour. "We have left ...

Jun 12 2017

UN Rights Chief Calls For End Of Israeli Occupation

In her speech, the ambassador reiterated America's commitment to protecting human rights, closely linked to peace and security. "I urge all members to support the parti...