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Global Media Shanghai Cooperation Organization Meets In Astana
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Asserting that coordinated efforts are needed to tackle the menace of terrorism , Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said terrorism amounts to blatant violation of human values and rights. Zarif also held separate meetings with Uzbek Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov and Kyrgyz Foreign Minister Erlan Abdyldaev. "PM @ narendramodi meets President of China #XiJinping on margins of SCO Summit in Astana ", External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Gopal Baglay tweeted.

Global Media Early returns: Tight Georgia House race as nation watches
Author: 0 Early returns: Tight Georgia House race as nation watches

Anxious faces at the election party for Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff , as results come in. They were hoping Ossoff would be their equivalent of Scott Brown of Massachusetts (Brown, a Republican , was a relative unknown who captured the seat of the late Ted Kennedy in 2009).

Global Media U.S. forces shoot down Iranian drone over Syria as fighting escalates
Author: 0 U.S. forces shoot down Iranian drone over Syria as fighting escalates

The announcement from Canberra came as a brief, two-day truce collapsed in the southern Syrian city of Daraa and nearby areas where government forces have gained ground. On June 8, a USA fighter jet shot down another Iranian-made drone that dropped a bomb near forces patrolling the base at Tanf. It was a sharp escalation in an area that is essential in operations to secure Iraq's borders and potentially advance toward Deir el-Zour.

Global Media Two militants killed in Kashmir
Author: 0 Two militants killed in Kashmir

The security personnel who gunned down the two terrorists have recovered both the weapons. "Two militants were killed in gunfight in Sopore ", Indian army spokesperson Col Rajesh Kalia told Xinhua. The operation was launched by the security forces after receiving input about the presence of militants in the area. A guerrilla war is going on between militants and Indian troops stationed in the region since 1989.

Author: 0 Yoga connecting world, says Modi as millions celebrate

From China's Great Wall to the London Eye, yoga enthusiasts performed " asanas ", or poses, at major landmarks, hailing the ancient practice as a holistic way of life. The Prime Minister did yogic exercises and "pranayam" as demonstrated by a group of yoga teachers on the stage. Earlier, addressing the gathering, Adityanath said yoga helps to unite people.

Author: 0 UK Confirms It Will Leave EU Single Market Upon Brexit

This uncompromising stance is "not about punishment" or "revenge", but simply a outcome of Britain's decision to exit, he said. "The UK has been crystal clear in our approach to the negotiations, the withdrawal process can not be concluded without the future relationship also being taken into account".

Author: 0 Modi does 'asanas' amid showers, says yoga connecting world

Abdul Kalam Technical University in Lucknow , he said that it is natural to think about Dr. Kalam while talking about science, technology and innovation. "But things changed after Modi took steps to make Yoga popular across the world ", he said. This year the theme of the day is Yoga for Harmony and Peace.The yoga protocol will begin at 7 AM and last for 45 minutes.

Author: 0 Is Donald Trump Under Investigation for Obstruction of Justice?

As the probe into Russia's possible involvement with the Trump campaign proceeds, CNN reports that the president is hurling insults at Rosenstein and Robert Mueller , the special counsel appointed to look into the matter. The president has denied any illegal dealings with Russian Federation during the election or that he tried to block the investigation. Asked on NBC whether Trump's social-media commentary may be created to intimidate Rosenstein or Mueller, Sen.

Global Media Despite tweet, lawyer says Trump not being probed
Author: 0 Despite tweet, lawyer says Trump not being probed

But he contradicted himself on " Fox News Sunday ", where he first told Fox News' Chris Wallace that Trump isn't being investigated , and later slipped and said he was - then conceded by saying he "read the mind" of the special prosecutor.

Global Media Details on the dangers of Rep. Steve Scalise's injuries
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The hospital said earlier in the week that he had undergone surgery for internal injuries and a broken leg. The rifle-wielding attacker - James T. Hodgkinson , 66, of Belleville, Ill. He was fatally shot by police following the incident. Mr Scalise was shot as he fielded at second base during practice for an annual Republicans-Democrats baseball game .

Author: 0 Afghan soldier turns gun on U.S. troops: 3 killed

Another U.S. soldier was injured in the attack. Airstrikes by United States warplanes have risen significantly over the last few months as President Donald Trump and other foreign leaders come under pressure to commit more troops. A Taliban spokesman sent a text message to journalists Saturday claiming the alleged assailant was an "infiltrator" of the Afghan army . The shooting took place a few hours after an American airstrike in southern Helmand Province accidentally killed two Afghan ...

Global Media Tropical storm could wind down over Lexington, Kentucky
Author: 0 Tropical storm could wind down over Lexington, Kentucky

Cindy acquired a well-defined center on Tuesday afternoon, becoming the third tropical storm of 2017. Tropical storm watches are in effect for Bonaire, Curacao, and Aruba. Bands of heavy rain are coming through as far east as the Florida Panhandle. Monday it is expected to be in the southern to central part of the Gulf of Mexico.

Global Media President Temer accused of passive corruption by Brazilian police
Author: 0 President Temer accused of passive corruption by Brazilian police

The nation's Supreme Court has authorized an investigation into Temer on accusations of passive corruption and obstruction of justice. The tycoon's explosive revelations came after the Supreme Court set in motion corruption and graft probes targeting the president, increasing calls for him to step down.

Author: 0 Republican Handel wins Georgia House seat in key contest

Democrats are left with the bitter hope of another tighter-than-usual margin, still searching for a contest where anti-Trump energy and flush campaign coffers actually add up to victory. Actress Alyssa Milano, an early Ossoff supporter, personally drove voters to polling sites for the Democrat during the April election that forced Tuesday's runoff.

Global Media U.S. urges Gulf states to ease blockade against Qatar
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During a phone call with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, President Trump stressed the "importance of maintaining unity among Arab countries", according to the White House . He admitted that the Emir of Qatar needs to do more to limit terrorist funding but said he has made progress. The authorities also closed the country's airspace for all Qatar-based flights.

Global Media Congressional Baseball Game took on special meaning a day after shooting
Author: 0 Congressional Baseball Game took on special meaning a day after shooting

Democrats won in an 11-2 blowout. He was listed in critical condition Wednesday night at a Washington hospital, which said he will require several more operations. Bailey received a hero's welcome from a record crowd of almost 25,000 at Thursday's game when he threw out the first pitch. "I did tell Joe that I love him before the game and I love him after the game".

Global Media BC Liberals plan to restrict donations, raise welfare rates
Author: 0 BC Liberals plan to restrict donations, raise welfare rates

It's been more than a month since the May 9 election and B.C. NDP Leader John Horgan continues a campaign of sorts, speaking on what an NDP government can offer. The poll also said only 11 per cent of the people surveyed would vote differently if they had a second chance. More than one-in-three British Columbians worry their own standard of living will be worse a year from now - a seven-year high.

Author: 0 Five Things To Watch For In Georgia's Special Election

The election was called by CNN shortly after 10:00 p.m., with Handel collecting 52.6 percent of the vote with just over 65 percent of precincts reporting, according to the network's vote count. Most recently, Tom Price resigned the post in February to join Trump's administration as health and human services secretary. "God, no. But I believe he has the country's best interests at heart", said Jessica Podalsky, who voted for Handel on Tuesday morning.

Global Media Man dangles child out window for Facebook likes
Author: 0 Man dangles child out window for Facebook likes

He wrote, "1,000 likes or I will drop him" - prompting a backlash from users who demanded his arrest for child abuse, the BBC reported . The man, a relative of the child, claimed that he was on a balcony with protective barriers, but these were removed by social media users who altered the photo.

Global Media No conclusion yet on United States student's cause of death
Author: 0 No conclusion yet on United States student's cause of death

On Tuesday, a USA official, who did not want to be identified, said US spy satellites had detected movements recently at North Korea's nuclear test site near a tunnel entrance, but it was unclear if these were preparations for a new nuclear test - perhaps to coincide with high-level talks between the United States and China in Washington on Wednesday.

Author: 0 US Shoots Down Iranian Drone In Syria

A USA warplane shot down an Iran-made drone operated by pro-regime forces in southern Syria early on Tuesday , officials said , the second such incident in less than two weeks. "We've clearly showed we are able to do that". A Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee says the United States is moving toward a military confict with Russian Federation and Iran in Syria.

Global Media France's Emmanuel Macron hold reins of a reform parliament
Author: 0 France's Emmanuel Macron hold reins of a reform parliament

President Emmanuel Macron's fledgling En Marche! party has secured a large majority in parliamentary elections, exit polls suggest. Though this was half a million fewer that the National Front , Modem now holds 42 seats. The party's leader, Jean-Christophe Cambadelis, immediately stood down. Just as what French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe has commented, that "French voters have in their vast majority preferred hope to anger, optimism to pessimism, confidence to withdrawal", the ...

Global Media US warplane blasts Syrian drone from sky
Author: 0 US warplane blasts Syrian drone from sky

Israel also is concerned about Iran's missiles and has deployed a multilayered missile-defense system. Australia has about 780 soldiers in Syria and Iraq as part of a US-led coalition designated to eliminate every single trace of the terrorist organization.

Author: 0 Australia halts air strikes over Syria amid US-Russia tensions

A U.S Air Force F-15 shot down the Iranian-made drone, according to the official. This is the latest in a string of run-ins between US and Syrian forces, the most spectacular being President Donald Trump's Tomahawk cruise missile strike on Shayrat Airbase in April in retaliation for chemical weapon attacks on civilians by Syrian forces.

Global Media Naidu dials Sonia, Yechury
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The meeting comes barely two days after a sub group of Opposition leaders constituted by Sonia met in Ghulam Nabi Azad's Parliament chamber to discuss the Opposition's strategy. The BJP has also called a meeting of those MPs and MLAs who would propose and second the official candidate in Delhi on June 20. Opposition leaders have said they will put up their own candidate if the BJP opted for a person with "strong Hindutva leanings".

Author: 0 Tory-DUP deal put on hold due to London fire

Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson said the government should put economic growth at the heart of its Brexit strategy, comments placing her in the camp of those advocating a closer trade relationship with the European Union, or "soft" Brexit .

Author: 0 US sends supersonic bombers in show of force against North Korea

South Korea's military said on Wednesday a drone found earlier this month on a mountain near the Demilitarised Zone border was confirmed to have been from North Korea and described it as a "grave provocation" that violated the Korean War truce.

Global Media GOP seeking to hold two House seats during special election
Author: 0 GOP seeking to hold two House seats during special election

Kay Kirkpatrick, a Republican state senator who represents the area, said that while Republicans were divided on Trump , they had mostly united behind Handel . He repeatedly rejected partisan labels, called himself a pragmatist and said he'd to do whatever benefits the district, even working with Trump. But that hasn't stopped Trump from weighing in on the race.

Author: 0 Security high at Brussels stations after man exploded device

The suspect lay motionless for some time after he was shot, but paramedics had to wait for the all-clear from the bomb squad before examining him, Brussels prosecutor's office spokesperson Ine van Wymersch said. "We do not know whether the man, whose identity we have yet to confirm, is alive or dead". He said the short-haired attacker, dressed in a white shirt and black trousers, was wearing what appeared to be an explosives vest and seemed to be between 30 and 35 years old.

Global Media Russia, Turkey, Iran to take part in Astana meeting on Syria
Author: 0 Russia, Turkey, Iran to take part in Astana meeting on Syria

The Astana talks have brought representatives from the Damascus government and opposition groups to the negotiating table over the Syria conflict, which broke out in March 2011. "The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan, as agreed with the foreign ministries of the Russian Federation, the Republic of Turkey and the Islamic Republic of Iran, informs that the next round of the high-level global meetings on Syria within the Astana process will be held on July 4 and 5, 2017 in ...

Global Media Pakistan to fence whole border with Afghanistan
Author: 0 Pakistan to fence whole border with Afghanistan

Pakistan and Afghanistan , which have almost 2,600 km common border, mostly porous, routinely blame each other for failure to stop the movement of militants for attacks. During the first phase, high filtration prone areas such as Bajaur, Mohmand and Khyber Agency are being fenced. It said, besides fencing, Pakistan Army and Frontier Corps are constructing new forts and border posts to improve surveillance and defensibility.

Global Media Dad of freed student says son was 'brutalized'
Author: 0 Dad of freed student says son was 'brutalized'

The university student held by North Korea for 17 months has suffered a "severe" neurological injury brought on by being "brutalized" by the rogue regime according to his father. During his speech to press, Fred Warmbier called on North Korea to release other American prisoners, saying, "No other family should have to endure what the Warmbiers have".

Author: 0 Republicans win key United States congressional election

But for all Mr Ossoff's fresh-faced enthusiasm and talk of change, it was Republican Karen Handel who has apparently emerged victorious. "I have been working on congressional special elections since Ciro Rodriguez in 1996 and I have never seen as much money spent on people of color consultants and firms".

Global Media Ex-convict arrested in death of 12-year-old Florida girl
Author: 0 Ex-convict arrested in death of 12-year-old Florida girl

Naomi went missing on May 31, prompting a desperate search. The announcement of Howard's arrest comes three days after fishermen discovered Naomi Jones' body in a creek near her home. He would not elaborate on that statement on Thursday. Howard is a registered sex offender in East Brewton, Alabama. As CBS notes, Howard has a criminal record in Alabama, where he was convicted in 1999 on two counts of sexual assault and rape, and served 15 years in an Alabama prison.

Author: 0 Fleetwood: 'Pictured winning the US Open a lot'

He three-putted on No. 13. Casey opened his second round with three consecutive birdies, but a triple bogey on No. 14 punctured a great effort. Four players - Paul Casey (71), Brian Harman (70), Tommy Fleetwood (70) and Brooks Koepka (70) - are tied for the lead at 7 under.

Author: 0 Lavrov Accuses US Of 'Russophobic Mania' After New Sanctions Imposed

The drone incident comes two days after another US warplane shot down a Syrian plane that was attacking US -backed forces near Raqqa, the Islamic State's de facto capital, noted USA Today. This could out USA and Russian forces in direct conflict. On Sunday, a U.S. F-18 Super Hornet shot down a Syrian government SU-22 after it dropped bombs near troops from the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), which are now moving towards Raqqah, Daesh's Syrian stronghold.

Global Media Japan May Trade Deficit Y203.367 Billion
Author: 0 Japan May Trade Deficit Y203.367 Billion

TOKYO-Japanese exports jumped 14.9% in May, helped by a pickup in demand in emerging markets and a weaker yen compared with a year ago. The May deficit is "mainly because of a rise in imports, reflecting Japan's resilient economy", Minami said.

Global Media Georgia Voting in Closely Watched Congressional Election
Author: 0 Georgia Voting in Closely Watched Congressional Election

Unprecedented sums of money have poured into the candidates campaigns. With more than $50 million spent between the candidates, their parties and super PACs, it has become the most expensive House race ever. President Trump weighed in on the election early on Tuesday morning. Handel and Trump want to overhaul it. Handel similarly sought to link Ossoff to Democratic House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of California.

Global Media Russian Federation expects explanation from U.S. on downed Syrian jet
Author: 0 Russian Federation expects explanation from U.S. on downed Syrian jet

Russian Federation condemned the us military's downing of a Syrian warplane and suspended the use of a military hotline that Washington and Moscow have used to avoid collisions in Syrian airspace. Coalition forces use the area - just northeast of the Jordanian border - as a training and staging area for attacks against IS. In this case, the Russians would see themselves forced to get into the conflict, which might escalate into a regional and maybe worldwide conflict.

Global Media Bihar Governor Ram Nath Kovind resigns
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The Shiv Sena, the second biggest constituent of the NDA, spoke out unequivocally against the BJP, which it said was eyeing Dalit votes with its choice. The voting is through a secret ballot, and party whip does not apply. NDA has 48.9% of Electoral Collage Vote in the President Election. Kovind comes to the highest office after earning praise from Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, a political rival to the BJP, for his work as a governor.

Author: 0 US sends supersonic bombers in show of force against N.Korea

Bombers are usually sent to the peninsula in pairs and are typically perceived as a show of force. However, it has been said that it would be at least a year before evaluating how successful China has been. There is also mounting pressure on the Trump administration to impose a travel ban on North Korea in the wake of Warmbier's death. Analysts say his death will likely cast a shadow on relations between the US and North Korea and compound efforts by South Korea's new liberal ...

Author: 0 Saudi sacks Crown Prince

Prince Mohammed is spearheading the kingdom's attempts to wean itself off oil as part of an economic strategy called Vision 2030 announced past year. He will continue in his role as minister of defense, according to a royal decree cited by state media.

Global Media United States warplane blasts Syrian drone from sky
Author: 0 United States warplane blasts Syrian drone from sky

Earlier, General Joseph Dunford, chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, said officials are trying to re-establish the communications link to prevent potentially deadly accidents, and that the de-confliction efforts have worked well in the past.

Global Media Russian Federation says new United States sanctions will not alter Moscow's course: RIA
Author: 0 Russian Federation says new United States sanctions will not alter Moscow's course: RIA

It was down 1.9 percent at 59.6263 at 7:36 p.m in Moscow . Poroshenko believes Trump can help bring peace to the Russia-Ukraine conflict without violence, much like Reagan was able to peacefully bring an end to the Cold War. Asked about the latest sanctions at a news conference on Tuesday, Sergey V. Lavrov, the Russian foreign minister, said that they were once again adopted "out of the clear blue sky" and that he regretted the "Russophobic obsession" of the United States.

Author: 0 Trump says China tried but failed to help on North Korea

He said that while "we can not know for sure that North Korea killed Mr Warmbier". The U.S. often sends powerful warplanes in times of heightened animosities with North Korea , and flew B-1B bombers several times this year as the North conducted a series of banned ballistic missile tests.

Author: 0 Trump's son-in-law may get new legal counsel

But ThePost reported that Coats had told associates Trump had asked him to intervene with Comey when he was still FBI Director , to take the heat off former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn , and that Trump had asked Coats and Rogers to publicly deny any evidence of collusion between Trump associates and Russian Federation during the 2016 election.

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