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Jun 20 2017

Ram Nath Kovind NDA's choice for President

It has announced its presidential candidate. Jagan gave this assurance to the BJP chief when the latter called him over the phone this afternoon seeking the YSRC's supp...

Jun 20 2017

Tapwrit Takes the Belmont Stakes

It's the first time since 2010 that neither the Derby nor Preakness victor will run. Epicharis , a victor in four of five career starts, was the second choice in the...

Jun 20 2017

BJP Prez Amit Shah To Meet Uddhav Thackeray Over Presidential Election

On two previous occasions, the Shiv Sena has parted the with National Democratic Alliance and supported United Progressive Alliance candidates: in 2007 when Pratibha Pa...

Jun 20 2017

Britain says will be "positive and constructive" in Brexit talks

The two sides have a huge number of matters to settle and less than two years to negotiate. He added: "It's not as if Europe is leaving Britain; Britain wants to leave ...

Jun 20 2017

GST switch-over to happen from June 30 midnight

The Goods and Service Tax ( GST)'s launch is round the corner. Addressing the media in New Delhi , he said the inaugration ceremony will take place in the Central Hal...

Jun 20 2017

Alleged Russia Hacking-Report Leaker Reality Winner to Plead Not Guilty

Winners works as a private contractor for Pluribus International Corp. She is accused of leaking classified information, used as the basis for an article The Interce...

Jun 20 2017

UK, EU kick off 'positive' Brexit talks

Barnier and Davis will have a week of negotiations each month, while the other three weeks will be used for preparations and working out the details. Johnson urged Eu...

Jun 20 2017

This week in Congress: Health care, Russia and an eye on Georgia

If chosen, it would be a small, but significant change from the House bill that could have a major impact on whether moderate lawmakers ultimately vote for the Senate's v...

Jun 20 2017

Mueller, Rosenstein May Have to Recuse Themselves in Trump Investigation, Prof Says

Asked about the possibility that an investigation has since developed and the president does not know, Sekulow said: "I can't read people's minds, but I can tell yo...

Jun 20 2017

Doctors 'Encouraged' by Rep. Steve Scalise's Improvement Following Alexandria Shooting

Mr Scalise was shot in the hip when a lone gunman descended on the baseball practice in a Washington , DC suburb on Wednesday. Scalise, who remains in critical condi...

Jun 20 2017

West Indies unchanged for first two India ODIs

If they do not perform well and get points, they will have to go through the qualifiers to make it to the showpiece event of the ICC. Rohit Sharma who came into the Ch...

Jun 20 2017

Brexit negotiations begin in Brussels

He added: "It's not as if Europe is leaving Britain; Britain wants to leave the EU". "We must first tackle the uncertainties caused by Brexit - first for citizens b...

Jun 20 2017

Democrats to halt Senate business in health care protest

National outlets like the New York Times and Washington Post featured no front-page coverage of the American Health Care Act ( AHCA ), also known as Trumpcare, which ...

Jun 20 2017

Was the United Kingdom election a rejection of Brexit?

The new foreign affairs minister travelled to Belfast yesterday to meet James Brokenshire , the British government's Northern Ireland secretary, and the five main pa...

Jun 20 2017

Woman gang-raped, thrown out of car in Greater Noida

A female passerby noticed the woman lying on the roadside on Tuesday morning and informed police. "We reached at the spot and found the woman lying unattended". After r...

Jun 20 2017

EU, UK agree Brexit talks principles: Barnier

Both EU negotiator Michel Barnier and his British counterpart David Davis said after the first negotiating session they were confident of quick progress but said ma...

Jun 20 2017

United Kingdom official: Fire building materials broke rules

Grenfell Tower stands, a shadow of its former self, but a stark reminder of a tragedy that struck a London community less than a week ago. Vanezis said the best chan...

Jun 20 2017

Nearly 130 migrants feared dead in Mediterranean after shipwreck: IOM

At least 966 migrants or refugees have drowned or gone missing this year along the central Mediterranean route linking North Africa to Italy. They said a few hours afte...

Jun 20 2017

Survey shows overwhelming support for abortion law reform in Northern Ireland

A deal, he will say, like no other in history. This was Mr Coveney's first visit to Stormont as Minister for Foreign Affairs. The Good Friday Agreement or Belfast Agr...

Jun 20 2017

Steve Scalise upgraded from 'critical' to 'serious' condition

The surgeon on Friday said he was "a lot more confident and optimistic" about Scalise's recovery than he was two days ago. Dr. Jack Sava , the director of trauma at ...