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Had good interaction with Chancellor Merkel: PM Modi

Had good interaction with Chancellor Merkel: PM Modi

The social democrat has called on European partners to take steps to make the European Union stronger, in order to fill the vacuum left by the U.S.in the global arena. "And above all else, we must not...

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Iraq to investigate human rights violations in Mosul

An unclassified summary of the USA military investigation into the March 17 incident determined that the 500-pound bomb used in the strike set off additional explosives that were placed in the buildin...

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Merkel says Europeans can't 'completely' rely on US

Merkel says Europeans can't 'completely' rely on US

The German leader has hit back repeatedly as the Trump administration lambastes the country's trade surplus with the US. Merkel hit back and denounced the comments as "inappropriate", while Vice-Chanc...

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Trump handshake 'moment of truth': Macron

Trump handshake 'moment of truth': Macron

Although Trump did not appear to notice Macron's furious efforts, the Frenchman was apparently very proud of his poignée de main, which some journalists noted turned Trump's knuckles white. The tens...

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Canada's new opposition leader calls Trudeau out-of-touch elitist

In a poll conducted less than two weeks before Saturday's vote, Léger found the Liberals leading in national voting intentions with 46 per cent support against 25 per cent for a Rona Ambrose-led Con...

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Many Muslims Hopeful, Some Wary After Trump's Saudi Speech

Many Muslims Hopeful, Some Wary After Trump's Saudi Speech

Trump's visit was more than mere words, as he also signed a joint arms agreement between the US and Saudi Arabia worth nearly $110 billion. United States President Donald Trump , during his sp...

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Marawi insurgency close to quashed, Philippines forces say

Marawi insurgency close to quashed, Philippines forces say

Philippines armed forces and (above) combat police say they have regained full control of movements within Marawi but Islamists still hold parts of the city. "So if it calls for a surgical airstrike...

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Indian Navy carries on relief operations in flood-hit Sri Lanka

The Indian Navy swung into action hours after the Sri Lankan request, with INS Kirch and INS Shardul, both loaded with relief material, docking at the Colombo port. The South-West monsoon unleashe...

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Kogi APC, Melaye ask Bello to quit over alleged electoral fraud

Kogi APC, Melaye ask Bello to quit over alleged electoral fraud

The Independent National Electoral Commission , INEC, has accused Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State of registering twice in the ongoing Continuous Voters Registration, in breach of the federal el...

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President Trump Shoves Montenegro Prime Minister Dusko Markovic At NATO Summit

President Trump Shoves Montenegro Prime Minister Dusko Markovic At NATO Summit

But over the course of the nine-day trip, which wraps up Saturday with a stop at a US naval base in Italy, Trump has seemed happiest when the focus is on him - like the red carpet rollout for his arri...

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Trump has 'total confidence' in son-in-law Kushner

The White House faces mounting questions about potential ties between Russian Federation and Trump's presidential campaign, which are also the subject of criminal and congressional investigations. Kel...

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Angela Merkel's Comments About US-German Relations 'Speaks for Itself'

Angela Merkel's Comments About US-German Relations 'Speaks for Itself'

Her spokesman, Steffen Seibert , said the Chancellor remained committed to strong trans-Atlantic relations, but her suggestion after meetings with Mr Trump , that Europe can no longer entirely rel...

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IRAN: Rouhani says regional stability impossible without Tehran

Visiting Iran's arch-foe Saudi Arabia on Sunday, Trump singled out Iran as a key source of funding and support for militant groups in the Middle East, sending a tough message to Tehran the day a...

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Trump calls foreign trip a 'home run' in remarks to US troops

Trump calls foreign trip a 'home run' in remarks to US troops

President Trump on Saturday offered a glowing assessment of his first foreign trip as he addressed American troops stationed in Italy. "And I think we hit a home run no matter where we are", Trump sa...

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Philippines puts city on lockdown over fears of militant infiltration

Government troops on board their Armored Personnel Carrier, pass a convoy of displaced residents to continue their offensive against Muslim militants, in Marawi, southern Philippines Monday, May 29, 2...

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UK PM May says prepared to leave EU without a Brexit deal

University of Strathclyde professor John Curtice, speaking to Reuters , said: "Theresa May is certainly the overwhelming favourite to win but crucially, we are in the territory now where how well she...

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Big business wants Trump to stick with Paris climate accord

Axios cites "three sources with direct knowledge" of the president's decision. Trump is the only G7 leader not to have pledged his commitment to the deal, tweeting on May 27: "I will make my fi...

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McCain weighs in on Kushner's reported request for Russian Federation back channel

McCain weighs in on Kushner's reported request for Russian Federation back channel

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly is on the defensive amid reports that the president's adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner had proposed a secret back channel between the Kremlin and the ...

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The deal Trump is cooking

The deal Trump is cooking

His hosts went along. Addressing parliament, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Jerusalem's Temple Mount and Western Wall will remain under Israel's control "forever". To the White ...

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Mattis: Trump 'Wide Open' on Paris Climate Accord

Mattis: Trump 'Wide Open' on Paris Climate Accord

That the Canada-U.S. trading relationship, named or not, would be the main thrust of a quick chat is no surprise. The U.S. hasn't decided yet. "It is my opinion that numerous leaks coming out of t...

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