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by | June 02, 2017 | 00:38

Green party co-leader Caroline Lucas said the "first rule of leadership is to show up". Mr Letts summed it up as a "truly terrible debate", adding: 'Had I not been watching it for your delectation, I would have turned off half way through'.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:08

There is similarity in thinking in both the countries over Afghanistan, the Middle East and the Asia-Pacific, he said, adding the two countries have coordinated their actions in forums like BRICS and G20. to prevent him from working normally". Putin predicted "this will end, sooner or later", adding that "we are patient, we know how to wait and we will wait".

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:23

The Taliban - now in the midst of their annual "spring offensive" - tweeted that they were not involved and "strongly condemn" the attack. "For now, their supporters need them to be in fight with the Afghan government", he said. "I couldn't think clearly, there was a mess everywhere", he said. "No one can imagine the moment that seven children of my brother realized that their father is not alive anymore, he said".

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:01

Tim Hortons kicked off Camp Day, an annual charity event funded by Canadians who love coffee. "Between all the Tim Hortons we are close to $7-8 million". Clark added Tim Hortons sent approximately 20,000 kids across Canada to camp past year, and hope to exceed the total this time around. You can also donate directly to the Camp program at Tim Horton locations.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:02

Clapper previously testified before a Senate judiciary subcommittee that he was not aware of any evidence demonstrating collusion between President Donald Trump's campaign and Russian Federation - but he also said he had been unaware of an FBI investigation into the matter until former FBI Director James Comey announced it publicly at a House hearing in March.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:21

The Canadian government is reportedly reviewing its plan to buy 18 Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornets as an interim measure to address a "capability gap" in its fighter fleet. Canada's defense minister repeated a threat Wednesday to cancel the purchase of 18 fighter jets from Boeing Co . because of the company's trade complaint against Canadian plane maker Bombardier.

by | June 02, 2017 | 00:33

Real Madrid against Juventus looks like a mouth-watering Champions League final but UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin says he would also love to see some new names fighting it out at the business end of club soccer's ultimate club competition.

by | June 02, 2017 | 00:04

The nature of the threat is not yet known. The campus police department repeatedly denied requests for comment on the event, according to The Tacoma News Tribune. After video of Weinstien arguing with student activists went viral, Weinstein went on Fox News to defend his case and wrote an op-ed in the Wall Street Journal .

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:35

It has become a regular occurrence at White House press briefings for Sean Spicer to be asked to clarify a tweet of President Trump's . Press Secretary Sean Spicer fared a little better in the poll. Mr. Bossie, a former deputy campaign manager, signaled that he does not plan to join the staff . There's just no upside working for a shitshow of a White House and a shitshow of a man.

by | June 02, 2017 | 00:59

Islamic State said it carried out the atrocity in the central Karrada district of the city, which also wounded 75 people. Young people and families usually fill the area at night, especially during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan when city streets typically become busy with social gatherings.

by | June 02, 2017 | 00:16

Reportedly of particular interest to the Federal Bureau of Investigation , which is investigating possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian government, is Kushner's desire to base the communications at Russian government buildings.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:25

Earlier this month, a report came out in the Wall Street Journal that a sit-down intervention was staged to express concern that the president could tweet , or has tweeted, something that could be legally used against him in the future.

by | June 02, 2017 | 00:05

He then tweeted that he would make an announcement this week. But, sitting alongside the prime minister of Vietnam, Mr. Trump still kept the world in suspense. The White House was initially slated to make a final decision on the climate accord earlier this month, but delayed the decision until the last week's G7 meeting in Sicily.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:04

Former President Carter said in a statement Friday night, "Rosalynn and I are saddened by the death of Zbigniew Brzezinski". To the world, the Polish-born Brzezinski was a steely, opinionated power in the Carter White House , from 1977 to 1981, who left a big footprint in world affairs.

by | June 02, 2017 | 00:34

Earlier in the day, Trump said only that he'd been "hearing from a lot of people, both ways". A White House official said Wednesday that Trump was planning to pull out of the Paris deal, although a final decision had not been made. The official, who is involved in preparing the meeting between European Union officials and China's premier, was not authorized to speak publicly and discuss the matter on condition of anonymity because the meeting statement was not finalized.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:27

Mr Trump's aides have said that while the President was listening to the other leaders' arguments with an open mind, he did not feel obliged to heed their calls to remain within the pact, CNN reported. "Withdrawing from the Paris climate agreement will be a massive economic, security and moral failure for President Trump and his administration", Markey said in a statement .

by | June 02, 2017 | 00:30

The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant's (ISIL, also known as ISIS) Amaq website said the suicide bomber targeted a "gathering of Shia". According to the Guardian , "The blast outside a popular shop in the Karrada district of the Iraqi capital was followed by another attack , outside an office where people collect their government pensions, which killed 14 and wounded at least 37, according to police".

by | June 02, 2017 | 00:55

Trump, who disdains working through official channels, also exchanged numbers with French President Emmanuel Macron when the two spoke after France's election earlier this month, according to a French official, who would not comment on whether Macron meant to use the line.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:18

Deputy Foreign Minister for Russia Sergei Ryabkov said the leaks undermine cooperation between the two countries and that the Kremlin is now only conducting basic level exchanges with the Trump administration because the government is concerned the information could be end up in the hands of the media.

by | June 02, 2017 | 00:41

Former Clinton Treasury Secretary Larry Summers said the United States be better off economically and on the world stage by staying in the Paris climate accord. EU Commissioner on Climate Action and Energy Miguel Arias Cañete also told CNN in a statement that the EU and China "are joining forces to forge ahead on the implementation of the Paris Agreement and accelerate the global transition to clean energy".

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:11

Wenger did however manage to guide the Gunners to FA Cup glory with an impressive 2-1 win over Chelsea on Saturday. And yet Arsenal still ended the campaign with a cup victory that Wenger puts on a par with his last Premier League success in the unbeaten 2003-04 season.

by | June 02, 2017 | 00:50

Economic impact analysis from anti-embargo group Engage Cuba released a report detailing what it believes would happen if Trump does opt to rescind polices enacted by former president Barack Obama on Cuba-as he is reportedly mulling doing.

by | June 02, 2017 | 00:40

Shamsul Alam, a Rohingya community leader, told Reuters news agency damage in different camps was severe with nearly all the 10,000 thatched huts in the Balukhali and Kutupalong camps destroyed. Cyclone MORA is expected to it Bangladesh today. All flights in and out of Chittagong's Shah Amanat International Airport were also cancelled. "There isn't a single refugee home that hasn't had its roof blown off", said Mohammad Imran, a Rohingya who lives in a makeshift camp in Kutupalong, in ...

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:31

The 29-year-old boy band member allegedly smoked the illegal substance at his home in Seoul in October 2016, months before his mandatory military training started. Whether the member smoked the drug on a daily basis was never known. YG Entertainment , his management agency, confirmed police investigations and made a public apology on behalf of its artist.

by | June 01, 2017 | 23:48

The opposition Labour Party could win 257 seats, up from 232 seats in 2015, YouGov said . When gains and losses for other parties are factored in, the modeling suggests the Conservative Party's tally could be 16 seats below the 326 seats required to be able to govern alone, leading to a " hung parliament ".

by | June 01, 2017 | 23:39

National security adviser H R McMaster told reporters on Saturday that so-called back-channeling was not unusual. "It is my opinion that numerous leaks coming out of the White House are fabricated lies made up by the FakeNews media". "Mr. Kushner previously volunteered to share with Congress what he knows about these meetings", Kushner's attorney, Jamie Gorelick, said in a statement last week.

by | June 01, 2017 | 23:46

India and Spain on Wednesday committed to cooperate in the fight against terrorism calling it the gravest threat to worldwide peace and stability even as the two sides expressed the need to restart negotiations for an EU-India Broad-based Trade and Investment Agreement (BITA).

by | June 01, 2017 | 23:54

Her answer, which came during a Q&A session with journalists, gives the most detailed outline yet of Labour's plan in the event of no party gaining overall control in the June 8 general election . But a shock projection in The Times newspaper forecast that the Conservatives could lose their majority in the 650-seat House of Commons. So far there are few signs that's happening.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:01

Read the bipartisan statement from Reps. The subpoenas are for " several individuals for testimony, personal documents and business records", Schiff and Conway said in their statement. He did not immediately respond to a request for comment Wednesday about the House committee's latest action. "Any prior requests for information would have been undertaken without the minority's knowledge".

by | June 02, 2017 | 00:33

The blast also damaged the building of the Kazakh Embassy in Kabul . The group is also blamed for several attacks against Indian interests in Afghanistan, including the 2008 bombing of the Indian mission in Kabul that killed 58. On the 5th day of Ramadan, a sacred month for Muslims around the world, Kabul witnessed a massive explosion which claimed more than 80 lives and wounded more than 400 people - mostly civilians including women, children and media workers.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:14

When the Obamacare insurance exchanges collapse and leave some Americans stranded without health coverage, top Trump administration official Seema Verma says, blame the folks who created them in the first place. The big difference is the dollar figure. "What we've developed is a budget that serves the citizens of New Hampshire, but lives within our means", said Senate Finance Committee Chairman Gary Daniels, R-Milford, in introducing the $11.8 billion spending plan.

by | June 02, 2017 | 00:42

Patrick has threatened to hold the measure hostage to trigger a special session if the House does not act on the property tax reform and bathroom issues. "The fix the House sent us doesn't work". Taylor agreed that the amendment language was unworkable. With the clock ticking on the legislative session, Straus said on Friday that the House will not appoint members to negotiate with the Senate on its proposed compromise on a "bathroom bill ".

by | June 01, 2017 | 23:42

China Labor Watch (CLW) executive director Li Qiang said he lost contact with Hua Haifeng, Li Zhao and Su Heng over the weekend. He said the three men had been investigating factories that produce shoes for Ms Trump, the daughter of US President Donald Trump, and other Western brands.

by | June 02, 2017 | 00:52

Trump tweeted Wednesday morning. Trump himself kept everyone in suspense, saying he was still listening to "a lot of people both ways". European leaders pushed Trump to stay in the Paris pact during his recent overseas trip, and some of his advisers prefer the USA stays committed to the climate accord.

by | June 01, 2017 | 23:34

Ms Lucas slammed the Tory cabinet minister, asking her how she can sleep at night knowing the level of arms the United Kingdom sells to Saudi Arabia amidst a brutal bombing campaign in neighbouring Yemen. "I feel sorry for ITV - why didn't he do their debate?" Mr Corbyn insisted he was "doing no deals, no coalitions" and was "fighting to win this election".