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by | Июня 04, 2017 | 03:09

Newspapers the world over didn't hold back with front pages that made no bones about their attitude to the latest controversial decision by the United States president, while the scale of the response of global leaders will be encouraging to those who care about the environment all over the world.

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 02:19

After Camila Cabello denied miming on Britain's Got Talent , viewers have slated another performance for the same move on last night's BGT semi-final show. Not only that, their performance has landed them a place in Saturday's final alongside comedian Daliso Chaponda . Two acts with connections to Suffolk - Missing People Choir and Matt Edwards - made it through to the final, but just missed out on a spot in the final three.

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 02:14

Scientists say Earth is likely to reach more unsafe levels of warming sooner as a result of the president's decision because America contributes so much to rising temperatures. Seated in the front row were aides who had advocated for the withdrawal, including EPA administrator Scott Pruitt and chief strategist Steve Bannon. During Trump's speech, the faint sounds of protesters could be heard in the distance banging drums.

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 02:42

House Intelligence Committee's probe of suspected Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, with charges that the panel's Republican chairman subpoenaed the CIA, FBI and National Security Agency without telling Democratic members.

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 03:42

The agreement signed by 195 countries in Paris in December 2015 has been ratified by 147 countries so far. The United States now joins only two countries - Nicaragua and Syria - in opposing a climate agreement reached by all other nations in 2015.

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 02:58

They want to piece together Salman Abedi's preparations for the attack at the Ariana Grande concert that killed 22 people - and to learn whether others helped him. That Abedi was in contact with the terrorist cell brings up the possibility that Islamic State operatives in Libya have now twice directed attacks in Europe.

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 02:36

The plant, based in Middletown, Pa., and about 90 miles west of Philadelphia, has lost $300 million over the past five years because of the decline in energy prices, Chicago-based Exelon said in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission .

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 02:28

Moreover, if there were a minority Labour government , the only practical way it could get its policies through the UK Parliament would be with the support of the Nationalists, if, as people expect, the SNP continues to be the third largest party after June 8.

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 03:06

The CBI said that Moni and Kohli were caught taking Rs 2 lakh to facilitate the transfer of a Bengaluru-based army officer. The FIR also named Brigadier S K Grover, DDG Personnel, but his name has not been included in the list of accused, CBI sources said.

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 02:14

Indeed Merkel had made her position clear directly to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders (including Trump ) assembled in Brussels last week, when she signaled her differences with the new president's direction by stating that it is the building and nurturing of "open societies" that would deliver security and stability, not "the building of walls".

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 01:57

Witnesses say it appeared as though the plane fell out of the sky. The plane was seen crashing into a ditch next to the northbound lanes of Highway 11 near Highway 118. Highway 11, one of the main highways in and out of cottage country, was closed. The Transportation Safety Board has been notified and will be attending the scene to investigate.

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 00:32

Scripps Company, hold the winners trophy aloft after she won the 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee in Oxon Hill, Md ., Thursday, June 1, 2017. Rohan was out of the competition after he misspelt the word " marram , ' a type of coarse perennial grass".

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 01:50

California, New York and Washington, three of the states in the Climate Alliance, represent more than one-fifth of USA gross domestic product and account for at least 10 percent of greenhouse gas emissions in the United States, their governors said.

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 01:27

The UN nuclear agency, in its quarterly report in February, the first since President Trump's inauguration, said the Islamic Republic has stockpiled roughly half of the enriched uranium allowed under the JCPOA. It saw Iran reduce its nuclear program and submit to close IAEA oversight, making much tougher any "breakout" attempt to make a bomb before the world can react.

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 01:36

Five Pakistani soldiers were reported to have been killed and some other injured in Indian Army's retaliatory action along the Nowshera and Krishnagati sectors. After the Uri army base attack in September, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi stepped up his attempt to "isolate" Pakistan diplomatically. In the days following the attack, India claimed to have conducted a cross-border "surgical strike" against "launch pads of terror" in Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK)-a claim Pakistan strongly ...

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 00:41

At least 18 people were killed and dozens injured in three explosions which tore through a cemetery in Khair Khana area of Kabul on Saturday afternoon during Senator Ezadyar's son's funeral, sources said. Eleven U.S. citizen contractor personnel were injured, but none of the injuries are considered life threatening, a U.S. State Department official said.

by | Июня 03, 2017 | 23:56

Modi thanked Macron for accepting his invitation to visit India . "Several Indians fought in the two world wars for world peace", Modi said. He said India is committed to the accord, and even beyond it, India will work and walk together with others to leave a gift for the future generations.

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 01:12

Speaking at a news conference with French President Emmanuel Macron , Mr Modi described the agreement as part of "our duty to protect Mother Earth". Together with Macron he vowed to go "above and beyond" the provisions of the Paris accord to combat climate change.

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 00:48

The government has the power to order the banks to turn over their securities to the central bank in exchange for bolivar-denominated notes , a currency that is all but worthless. The president's opponents had pleaded with worldwide financial institutions to avoid any transactions that might help the government. Julio Borges, the president of Venezuela's opposition-run Congress, said that Goldman is " aiding and abetting the country's dictatorial regime ", which is now engaged in a violent ...

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 01:11

We've all seen countless videos wherein POTUS yanks someone's arm in an attempt to look dominant as the unsuspecting soul stumbles towards him, wondering, "who the fuck shakes hands like this?" When U.S. In his three-day visit in Brussels , Macron and Trump met for the first time for lunch before a gathering of European and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders last Thursday.

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 00:18

Incensed over the Wednesday suicide attack that left 90 dead in Kabul's diplomatic zone, Afghans took to the streets Friday to demand the government's resignation. Police said Friday two protesters were killed and 25 police injured but would not comment on the number of fatalities when asked to clarify the death toll Saturday.

by | Июня 03, 2017 | 23:45

Alves, 34, joined Juventus on a free transfer from Barcelona last summer after eight years in Catalunya, with many questioning whether he could still play at the very top level of the game given his advancing years. The intriguing rumour has also hinted that Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur could also hold interest in the 34-year-old and, if this piece of conjecture has any weight to it, could lead to a monumental battle to land him.

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 00:08

The government earlier had said it would consider each deportation on a case-by-case basis following Wednesday's deadly attack in Kabul , which raised fresh questions about security in the country. Afghan Ambassador to the UK, Said Tayeb Jawad, told CNN's Clarissa Ward that the country's security agencies have intercepted "many similar attacks", including one a few days ago.

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 00:34

Earlier, his conversations with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull , Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto and Russian diplomats were all leaked after notes of the conversations were circulated by national security officials. "Nearly every foreign intel service, hostile or otherwise" is trying to listen in on Trump's phone conversations, tweeted Susan Hennessey , a Brookings Fellow in National Security Law and a former attorney in the Office of General Counsel of the U.S.

by | Июня 03, 2017 | 23:18

Wednesday's bomb attack - at the start of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan - was one of the worst in the Afghan capital since the US-led campaign against the Taliban in 2001. It would be up to the investigation to determine whether any mistakes had been made by security forces. "Any government attempt to disrupt our fair and just demonstration will show their complicity with terrorist groups and the perpetrators of Wednesday's attack", said Asif Ashna, a spokesman for the protesters.

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 00:24

Corbyn, meanwhile, emphasised that Labour's manifesto was anti-austerity, promising more funding for the NHS. Mr Corbyn defended his description of the Palestinian group Hamas as "friends" and his comment that the killing of Osama bin Laden by U.S.

by | Июня 03, 2017 | 23:37

In a separate statement on Wednesday, Republican Representative Mike Conaway and Democratic Representative Adam Schiff , who are leading the committee's Russian Federation probe, announced subpoenas for Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn , and personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, as well as their firms.

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 00:01

The US Navy on May 25 conducted a "freedom of navigation" operation in the South China Sea , when the USS Dewey guided-missile destroyer sailed within 12 nautical miles of Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands . "The current situation on the peninsula is complex and sensitive", he said. North Korea has carried out two atomic tests and dozens of missile launches since the beginning of past year in its quest to develop a missile capable of delivering a nuclear warhead to the continental ...

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 00:42

A majority of Americans in every state, or 69 per cent of USA voters, believe the United States should participate in the agreement, according to a recent opinion poll carried out by Yale University's program on climate change communication.

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 00:10

Leo (38), is the son of Mumbai-born Ashok Varadkar , a doctor and a Irish mother, Miriam , a nurse. The 38-year-old Varadkar became the youngest person to hold the office and also one of the world's youngest prime ministers. Mrs Foster was among the first to congratulate him on the news which had made global headline, with a phone call which Mr Varadkar described during his first press conference as leader as "kind".

by | Июня 03, 2017 | 23:26

Responding to the deadly truck bombing in Kabul on Wednesday, and Friday's protests and shootings, he said: "Grief can be a powerful motivator and I urge all Afghans and the global community to come together during this painful time". At least four people died in the protests as demonstrators hurled stones and Afghan police fired bullets into the air in an attempt to disperse crowds.

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 00:23

Earlier in the day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met French President Emmanuel Macron and discussed issues of worldwide and mutual interests including ways to enhance the strategic ties, countering terrorism and climate change. "It will benefit the future generations as well", PM Modi said. "We people do not have the right to take more than necessary from the nature", he said.

by | Июня 03, 2017 | 23:20

Grande returned to Britain on Friday to lead an all-star benefit concert on Sunday and quickly headed for a hospital in the northern English city where numerous injured are being treated. He posted photos of Grande and Jaden on Facebook and wrote: "This means more to us than all the fantastic things people have done this week". "I'm so proud of you, you are so strong and doing really well", she told an 8-year-old fan.

by | Июня 03, 2017 | 23:18

Marchers also called for President Trump to release his tax returns and for increased transparency into the ongoing federal probes into Trump-Russia ties. The topic before the Senate Intelligence Committee is "Russian Federation efforts to interfere in the 2016 elections", and the big topic will be whether - and more likely, how - Comey says Trump pressured him to drop the investigation into Trump campaign ties to Russian interference.

by | Июня 04, 2017 | 00:28

Modi arrived in France from Russian Federation, where he held talks with President Vladimir Putin and attended an worldwide economic forum. Just two days after the United States announced its withdrawal from the global deal on curbing carbon emissions, Modi said it was "part of the world's shared heritage" and that India would "continue working on this.