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by | June 01, 2017 | 11:50

Authorities deployed soldiers to defend governmental buildings after evacuating the ministry . Temer took over from Dilma Rousseff a year ago after she was impeached over corruption allegations, but, as of last Thursday , is himself now being investigated for alleged corruption.

by | June 01, 2017 | 10:03

The FTSE 100 index UKX, +0.26% added 0.2% to 7,542.94, partly recovering from its 0.3% loss on Tuesday. The dollar fell 0.3 percent against a basket of currencies .DXY following weaker-than-forecast data on USA pending home sales. However, just a few hours later a separate poll published by research firm Panelbase showed the Conservative party held a 15 percentage point lead.

by | June 01, 2017 | 11:20

The clashes erupted when security forces raided a house to arrest Isnilon Hapilon , a veteran Filipino militant regarded as IS's leader in the Philippines. "The coordination was not properly done so we hit our own people". He said that the Philippine military has information that Hapilon, who is on Washington's list of most-wanted terrorists, is still inside Marawi and members of the terror group continue to hold some areas of the city.

by | June 01, 2017 | 10:36

On Wednesday , Rudd said she found the leaks "irritating" and expressed confidence that they would end. The resulting explosion killed 22 and injured 64 others. Azzouz is reported to be an expert bomb-maker. In Moss Side, a cordon was in place around the Fade Away barbershop in Princess Road, near to the junction of Claremont Road, which neighbours said had been closed since Monday's attack.

by | June 01, 2017 | 10:29

Merkel today repeated that Europe must "take our fate into our own hands" and went on to say that it should step up as a diplomatic player on the global stage. Modi said India and Germany were "made for each other". The decades-old US-Germany relationship appears to have taken a dip under Trump administration.

by | June 01, 2017 | 11:12

The Times didn't say where it got the information. The president has complained bitterly about leaks that have revealed private communications with other foreign leaders and contacts that his first national-security adviser, Michael Flynn, had with the Russian ambassador.

by | June 01, 2017 | 10:35

At the same time, its prenatal services and cancer screening and prevention services are dropping. Only 2 percent of funds go toward abortions, and only state, not federal dollars, she added. Meanwhile, contraceptive services are down by 18 percent and STI/STD prevention and treatment services are down by almost 5 percent and Planned Parenthood's total services are down by almost 13 percent in that time period.

by | June 01, 2017 | 11:00

With cooperation, success is possible, and President Trump's trip might be viewed as a watershed event in Middle East history. On his part, Trump stressed the need to forge a historic peace deal, without mentioning any reference to the two-state solution or to an independent Palestinian state .

by | June 01, 2017 | 10:04

In recent days, he visited Saudi Arabia, Israel, the Palestinian territories and the Vatican . Trump also discussed Article 5 of the NATO charter, which is the pledge of all NATO members to come to the aid of any NATO member country that is attacked.

by | June 01, 2017 | 09:50

US President Donald Trump called Germany's trade and spending policies "very bad " yesterday (30 May), intensifying a row between the longtime allies and immediately earning himself the moniker "destroyer of Western values" from a leading German politician.

by | June 01, 2017 | 10:28

Responding to shouted questions from reporters in the White House Oval Office, Trump declined to say whether he had made up his mind, saying, "You'll find out very soon". administration, Europe is ready for the leadership (on climate change) and we will definitely provide it", he added. "A stunning abdication of American leadership and a grave threat to our planet's future".

by | June 01, 2017 | 10:42

The Ryonghung iPad was popular at a national science and technology festival and product shows in North Korea in 2016, the advertisement claims. Those aren't incredible specs, and they're nowhere close to the latest iPad that Apple sells.

by | June 01, 2017 | 10:00

This will change", Trump tweeted on Tuesday morning. In a pared down final communique, all G-7 nations except the US pledged action to mitigate climate change. As the president noted, if every member had met the target these last eight years, "We would have had another $199 billion for our collective defense".

by | June 01, 2017 | 11:32

American singer Ariana Grande says she will return to Manchester for a benefit concert to raise money for attack victims and their families. She said details are still being finalized and she will "have details to soon as everything is confirmed".

by | June 01, 2017 | 09:41

Perhaps in response, Donald Trump launched a fresh Twitter tirade this morning against Germany, accusing the country (again) of not paying its fair share of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation contributions and of running a "MASSIVE" trade deficit.

by | June 01, 2017 | 11:28

Zbigniew Brzezinski was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1981 by Carter for his work on normalizing relations between the United States and China, and for his work advancing human rights. The senior Democratic Party member was best recognised for his stand on important foreign policies and is credited with influencing global ties that, even today, are considered landmarks in the United States' relations with other countries.

by | June 01, 2017 | 09:54

Warning that terrorism poses a grave threat to future generations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said forces of humanity should come together to combat the menace as India and Germany vowed to take "strong measures" against those who encourage, support and finance it.

by | June 01, 2017 | 10:10

An official with the U.S. Department of State confirmed to ABC News that 11 Americans working as contractors for the U.S. embassy in Kabul were among those wounded in the blast. Amnesty International said the bombing shows that the conflict in Afghanistan is "dangerously widening in a way that should alarm the international community".

by | June 01, 2017 | 11:08

The Al-Faqma ice cream shop which was targeted by a suicide bomber . Later Tuesday, seven people died and 19 were wounded in four separate bombings in and around Baghdad , officials said. "Altogether, since the start of Mosul, 760,000 civilians have left their homes, and we are looking at the possibility of another 200,000 civilians leaving", she said.

by | June 01, 2017 | 10:35

Trump has voiced skepticism about climate change and the need to combat it, at one point calling human-caused global warming a hoax invented by China to undermine USA manufacturing prowess. He also quipped President Trump "has to look outside his little bubble" when it comes to climate change. President Trump, who had promised during the campaign that he would pull the USA out of the deal, tweeted on Saturday that he would make his final decision on the Paris Accord this week.

by | June 01, 2017 | 09:59

MAY 3: A powerful rush-hour blast targeting a foreign forces convoy near U.S. embassy and NATO HQ kills 8, wounds 28 MARCH 8: Gunmen disguised as doctors storm nation's largest military hospital in a 6-hour attack claimed by IS. Even though the Taliban claim they are only waging war against the Kabul government and foreign forces in Afghanistan, most of the casualties of their attacks have been civilians .

by | June 01, 2017 | 11:07

Negative pressure? Press the coffee? Many Twitter users took to the platform to try and understand or speculate what the president could have meant. But the tweet confirms several things that we've known since Trump took office: He's rogue. Despite the constant negative press, "cov" ( Confirmation of Victory ) + "fefe" (or "fifi") ( a masturbatory aid ), meaning that regardless of media coverage, Trump believes he's doing well after his first overseas trip, and plans to jerk off.

by | June 01, 2017 | 10:46

When asked whether he would contemplate a scenario where Britain failed to strike an arrangement with the rest of the bloc, Jeremy Corbyn said: "There's going to be a deal". And Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood said of the Prime Minister: "She won't turn up to these debates because her campaign of soundbites is falling apart".

by | June 01, 2017 | 09:58

Press secretary Sean Spicer may also have fallen out of favour, according to some reports in the US. Spicer discussed ongoing possible connections to Jared Kushner and. Now he hasn't necessarily gone as far as Darrell Issa, hiding on a rooftop to avoid people, but hiding in the bushes is pretty damn close to it. Kushner's portfolio includes trying to secure Middle East peace to leading the White House office of "American innovation".As he mulls changes, Trump has entertained bringing ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 10:10

Tedros - who campaigned under his first name - ultimately beat David Nabarro , the British candidate, after two rounds of voting by winning 121 votes. It has considerable influence in setting medical priorities that affect billions of people. The only non-medical doctor among the three candidates, he would be the first World Health Organization director-general from Africa.

by | June 01, 2017 | 10:07

On Twitter , President Trump said "Russian officials must be laughing at the USA - and how a lame excuse for why the Dems lost the election - has taken over the fake news ". However, Trump has privately and publicly pinned much of the blame for his administration's woes on the communications effort. Despite pushback, however, there was no denial of the latest twist in the Russian Federation investigation: that son-in-law and senior advisor Jared Kushner is now under scrutiny.

by | June 01, 2017 | 10:32

Since then, CBS' nightly newscast grew its ratings, but has remained No. 3 behind ABC World News Tonight with David Muir and NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt . CBS has yet to officially confirm the reports of Pelley's departure or that Anthony Mason will take over, which could be part of the reason for the lack of updates.

by | June 01, 2017 | 09:48

The Paris agreement was reached in December 2015 to reduce emissions, adapt to climate change and pay for mitigation measures. Under Trump, who once called climate change a "hoax", Washington has resisted intense pressure from its partners to commit to respecting the global accord.

by | June 01, 2017 | 09:56, Casper, Crowne Plaza Hotels , Ring, Peloton, Leesa Sleep , and USSA have all announced they are no longer advertising on Hannity in light of the pundit's continued push into the conspiracy. " Hannity is a professional propagandist for President Donald Trump, as well as a bigot, a sexist, and a conspiracy theorist". Hannity , on his radio show Tuesday, bolstered the story, adding that "this issue is so big now that the entire Russian Federation collusion narrative is hanging ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 10:18

That's what Trump says in a tweet , and he adds: " MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN! ". "I'm hearing from a lot of people, both ways", Trump, who has previously called global warming a hoax aimed at weakening US industry, said as he met with Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

by | June 01, 2017 | 09:14

Stephen Davis Jr., who left Auburn this winter after redshirting last season, will enroll at USC in June and intends to join the football team his father, former Auburn running back Stephen Davis Sr., told The State . Davis Jr. redshirted a year ago at Auburn after he continued to rehab his torn ACL he suffered against Dorman during his senior season at Dutch Fork.

by | June 01, 2017 | 09:02

All 13 military personnel aboard perished in the crash, said the Turkish General Staff. A dozen soldiers were initially reported to have been killed in the crash on Wednesday evening, but the death toll has reportedly increased to 13. Deputy Prime Minister Mehmet Simsek, Defence Minister Fikri Isik and Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu were also travelling to the region, it added.

by | June 01, 2017 | 10:33

On Friday, opposition leader Khursheed Shah said that the government should have sent the attorney-general to contest Pakistan's case in the International Court of Justice (ICJ). India had said that hanging him would be a "premeditated murder". "The CPI welcomes the ICJ's verdict staying the execution of Jadhav by Pakistan, though the final verdict is yet to be pronounced", it said in a statement .

by | June 01, 2017 | 10:36

And detectives now believe that in the four days between arriving from Libya and carrying out the attack Abedi bought the bomb's components himself and was, for at least the most part, acting alone. The 16 who were arrested were held on "reasonable grounds of suspicion", but reasonable suspicion does not fulfill the requirements of "realistic prospect of conviction", which the police need in order to charge suspects.

by | June 01, 2017 | 10:05

However, glass windows and doors of the Indian Embassy's building were slightly damaged following the explosion. A Western diplomatic source said the vehicle was a water tanker stuffed with more than 1,500 kilograms of explosives and left a seven-meter deep crater at the scene.