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Author: 0 For President Trump, decisions accompanied by drama

Trump said the deal was "very unfair" to the United States and would impact the job market. "It is now more important than ever for cities to act and be advocates for minimizing the effects of climate change ". Li had expressed China's continued support for the global climate deal on Thursday during his meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel , saying, "China will stand by its responsibilities on climate change".

Author: 0 'Trump's climate claims on China, India false'

We are increasing investments in renewable energy and energy efficiency. Under the Paris accord, the USA sent some $1 billion to the Green Climate Fund that is guided by the U.N. The U.S. was supposed to provide an additional $2 billion, but Trump has balked at that idea, and his proposed budget includes cuts to global climate programs.

Author: 0 UK Conservatives' lead over Labour seen narrowing: Panelbase

On Wednesday markets had a major wobble following the publication of a YouGov estimate which suggested that the Tory party would lose 20 seats and fall short of a parliamentary majority, leading to a hung parliament . The Ipsos MORI poll found May's personal ratings had fallen, although she still held a 15-point lead over Corbyn on who would make the better prime minister.

Global News London Attack: What we know so far
Author: 0 London Attack: What we know so far

On Sunday, she'll chair a meeting of the government's Cobra emergency committee. " Britain raised its terror threat to the highest level of "critical" and deployed troops on the streets on May 23, a day after the Manchester suicide attack".

Author: 0 Pence: Trump's withdrawal from climate pact 'refreshing'

Buildings in the United States and in other countries lit up bright green on Thursday night. The idea behind the Paris agreement is limiting carbon emissions worldwide to help combat global warming. The ministry believes that all countries must contribute to fighting climate change , and it is not possible to ignore this. Congressional Republicans applauded the decision, with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky saying Trump had "put families and jobs ahead of left-wing ...

Author: 0 Police identify lone gunman behind Philippine casino attack

Following a firefight with casino security, the gunman was found dead in an upstairs room, with his body burned beyond recognition and a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head, according to police reports. Below are the big stories we think you shouldn't miss. Director Oscar Albayalde , National Capital Region Police Office chief, said in a press conference people were running from the scene saying, "Isis, Isis".

Global News MIT issues statement regarding research on Paris Agreement
Author: 0 MIT issues statement regarding research on Paris Agreement

That study was based on a scenario in which the United States would cut 26 percent to 28 percent of emissions by 2025, and did not factor in the possible benefits of battling climate change . The Paris Agreement's stated goal is to limit the average global temperature to two degrees Celsius (3.6 degrees Fahrenheit) over its level prior to the Industrial Revolution, wich kicked off large-scale coal and oil burning to fuel human progress.

Author: 0 China vows to stick to climate deal before Trump announcement

Trump's decision would not stop those who feel committed to protecting the planet, she said: "On the contrary, in Germany, in Europe and in the world, we will join forces to take on and successfully tackle big challenges facing humanity".

Author: 0 Police say incidents in London "terrorist" attacks

Emergency responders on the scene on London Bridge . The Met said in a subsequent tweet that officers had also been deployed to deal with an incident in Vauxhall. Opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn condemned the attacks "Brutal and shocking incidents reported in London ". I want to express my huge gratitude to the police and emergency services who are on the scene.

Author: 0 White House seeks to wall off Russian Federation questions

The newspapers also reported that Kushner sought to use Russian diplomatic facilities in the U.S.to connect to Russian government officials. The intent was to connect Trump's chief national security adviser at the time, Michael Flynn , with Russian military leaders, a person familiar with the discussions told the AP.

Author: 0 Attacks In London Leave Unknown Number Dead & Injured

BBC reporter Holly Jones, who was on the London Bridge at the time of that incident, told the network several people were hurt after a white van swerved and hit a crowd of people while it was crossing London Bridge . Police confirmed it was not related . Police declared both incidents terrorist attacks , but did not say if they were connected, and did not give details on the number of casualties.

Author: 0 German envoy to US downplays Trump-Merkel tensions

Trump has ostentatiously refused to express his commitment to an agreement that has been the bulwark of Europe-U.S. security relations over the past three generations. But Germany spends a paltry 1.2 percent of GDP on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation compared to the 3.6 percent commitment of the United States. The German chancellor, the most powerful politician in Europe, grew up in Eastern Germany, and her upbringing there has always been credited for her staunch support for closer ...

Author: 0 Time for a Chill Pill on Trump's Climate Action

Justin Trudeau had a personal conversation with Trump just hours after his announcement , expressing his own disappointment in the decision. The Paris Agreement's central aim is to strengthen the global response to the threat of climate change by keeping the global temperature rise in this century well below 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels and to pursue efforts to limit it to 1.5 degrees Celsius.

Global News BJP's growth in Kerala cannot be stopped by violence: Amit Shah
Author: 0 BJP's growth in Kerala cannot be stopped by violence: Amit Shah

Mr Amit Shah and his team of central party leadership led by national organising general secretary Ramlal felt that the state party led by Mr Kummanam Rajasekharan was not working with any proper planning. He asked those at the meetings to reach out to the minority communities and Dalits in the state. "His (Ayyankali's) mammoth efforts to eradicate the caste apartheid through innovation and resistance inspire us even today", he later wrote on Twitter .

Author: 0 Donald Trump and Angela Merkel 'get along very well': White House

Trump has called climate change a "hoax", but during the G-7 meeting in Brussels he used less acerbic language in conversations with other leaders. " Europe must become a player active in worldwide affairs". The atmosphere was decidedly chilly for the President and it only got worse after his speech about dues and lack of articulate support to the mutual defense commitment.

Author: 0 New Trump attack on Germany widens transatlantic rift

Merkel did not mention Trump specifically, but she made it clear that her realization had come "in the last few days". For millions that is a euphemism for German paws and claws - and they still find that sort of 20th century scary. Trump's spokesman Sean Spicer insisted that the leaders "get on very well" but - as is often the case - his warm words from the White House podium were overshadowed by the president's intemperate tweets .

Author: 0 Merkel, minister stress US ties after critical Trump tweet

After hosting Modi, Merkel is due to meet with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Thursday. On Merkel's apparent criticism of Trump, Haley said: "I think there's obviously some differences of opinion between the two of them, but at the same time I know what we believe in North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and how strongly we believe about those allies and we're going to continue to do that".

Global News No qualms with coach Kumble: Kohli
Author: 0 No qualms with coach Kumble: Kohli

Mohammad Yousuf was the other player, apart from Malik, who came to Pakistan's rescue in the 2004 and 2009 tournaments . "There have been a lot of speculations and things being written by people without actually being part of the change room, which is unusual", he told reporters on Saturday.

Author: 0 Scandal in the White House? Clinton Aides Know What That's Like

Trump, who had been unusually quiet on Twitter during his nine-day trip overseas, resumed with fury on Sunday, dismissing allegations of Russian Federation ties as "fake news" and "fabricated lies". The pitch played off the Kushner family's relationship to Trump and brought up immigration, which are two no-nos for the president, according to the newspaper.

Author: 0 Van Mows Down Pedestrians on London Bridge, Stabbings Reported Nearby

Bystanders who witnessed Saturday night's attack on Borough Market , near London Bridge , said they tried to stop the assailants from stabbing people by pelting them with glasses and bottles and hurling tables in their direction. "Multiple resources attending an incident at #LondonBridge , please avoid the area". Photos also showed members of the public being led away with their hands on their heads and people being treated as they lay on the ground.

Global News Three suspects released in Manchester terror probe
Author: 0 Three suspects released in Manchester terror probe

MI5 is understood to have launched two urgent inquiries into whether it missed the danger posed by Abedi amid claims it was warned he was planning a terror attack. More than 1,000 officers are working on the investigation to piece together what happened and whether others had worked with 22-year-old bomber Salman Abedi .

Author: 0 Putin: US hackers could have framed Russian Federation

But Putin did acknowledge that any Russian hackers that acted on their own were " patriotically minded " and may have participated in what they believed was "the good fight against those who speak badly about Russia ". Perhaps anxious that, as the investigations make headway, evidence will show the Russian state or at least Russians were clearly involved in the hacking , Mr Putin seemed to be setting up a pre-emptive line of defence, as the Kremlin did when it became hard to simply deny ...

Global News Pakistan's bowling line is ready to tackle India's batting, says Azhar Mahmood
Author: 0 Pakistan's bowling line is ready to tackle India's batting, says Azhar Mahmood

India lost their Champions Trophy 2004 and 2009 edition's match versus Pakistan , but won in 2013. However, the alleged rift between skipper Virat Kohli and coach Anil Kumble and speculations over players" unhappiness with the "school-master' style functioning of the Indian legend has raised questions over the mood in the camp and how they are going to counter it in a high-pressure match.

Global News Tillerson: Trump put 'pressure' on Netanyahu and Abbas to revive negotiations
Author: 0 Tillerson: Trump put 'pressure' on Netanyahu and Abbas to revive negotiations

Trump has tasked his son-in-law Jared Kushner, and former real estate lawyer Jason Greenblatt with charting a course forward. And it seems it hasn't ended there, with more footage released of Donald attempting the same thing again when they landed in Rome, only for Melania to edge away once more, quickly sweeping her hair behind her ear before Donald gets the change to take her hand.

Author: 0 Donald Trump offers help on London attacks

Three men have been shot dead after killing six and injuring 48 more with a van and knife attack in London . London's transport authority said London Bridge rail station had been closed at the request of the police. Mr Shellum said he was shuffled into a restaurant by police and instructed to hide in the kitchen while they swept the area. The van then swerved into oncoming traffic before hitting a bus stop and coming to a stop, Roberts said.

Author: 0 British PM May seen 13 seats short of majority: YouGov

LONDON , June 2 (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May's once formidable lead has been eroded though her Conservative Party could still be on course to win a majority of seats in parliament, an opinion poll and an electoral model showed on Friday.

Global News EU, China summit to back climate deal even without US
Author: 0 EU, China summit to back climate deal even without US

Democratic officials have vowed to implement the goals of the Paris climate agreement, despite President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the accord Thursday. At a regularly scheduled news conference Thursday, Hua said: "No matter whether other countries' positions may change, we will continue to uphold" a model of sustainable development.

Global News Rahul Gandhi to address public meeting in Andhra on Sunday
Author: 0 Rahul Gandhi to address public meeting in Andhra on Sunday

Former Congress leader and Union Steel Minister Chaudhary Birender Singh on Thursday said that even Congress party has not accepted Rahul Gandhi as its leader. "If you place ration card in front of him (during public speeches) he will read out that too", Patra said. "Is it "bangaru" (golden) Telangana?" he asked.

Author: 0 Putin: Claims of Russian Interference in Trump Election 'Remind Me of anti-Semitism'

Facing questions from NBC's Megyn Kelly, who moderated Friday's panel discussion at St. Petersburg's economic forum, Putin said the claims of Russian interference in the USA election contained "nothing concrete, only assumptions". Putin pointed to the third successive quarter of growth in the economy and said that the level of foreign investment had climbed to a three-year high despite ties with the West hitting their lowest ebb since the Cold War ended.

Author: 0 Larson will sit in opposition if NDP-Green deal succeeds

The Green-NDP alliance means it's nearly certain that the NDP will govern B.C. with a minority government, ending 16 years of Liberal rule. That would be the united opposition's first opportunity to defeat the government and propose an NDP government supported by the Greens.

Author: 0 Pedestrians mowed down by vehicle, throats cut, shots fired

The photo, taken outside the Wheatsheaf pub in Borough Market, shows a man wearing camouflage pants and with some kind of device attached to his torso on the ground. Scotland Yard said shots had been fired following stabbings, while the London Ambulance Service said "multiple resources" were attending the London Bridge incident.

Global News Man dies after fight near Russian Hill hotel, SF police say
Author: 0 Man dies after fight near Russian Hill hotel, SF police say

Mr Bate, 33, was holidaying in the USA and in the early hours of Friday was involved in a verbal altercation that became physical outside San Francisco's Da Vinci Villa Hotel , police said. Andrew Borden told the station he was also staying at the hotel. Police initially detained two people and on Saturday announced one suspect had been arrested.

Global News ISIS Militants from Indonesia Die in Marawi
Author: 0 ISIS Militants from Indonesia Die in Marawi

He also called the Maute siege of Marawi City an attempt to undermine his control over executive departments, bureaus and other offices in the area; defeat his mandate to ensure that all laws are faithfully executed and remove his supervisory powers over local governments.

Author: 0 6 die in London attack; police kill 3 suspects

BBC reported that Prime Minister Theresa May released the following statement: "Following updates from police and security officials, I can confirm that the bad incident in London is being treated as a potential act of terrorism". Map of London Bridge location in London . It hasn't been confirmed yet whether officers fired their weapons. "We were shouting "stop, stop" and people threw chairs at them", the chef said.

Author: 0 Dramatic Images: Deadly Terror Attacks in Heart of London

Noe victims have been named yet. The London Ambulance Service said its first paramedics were on the scene in six minutes. In response, she will chair a meeting of the government's Cobra emergency committee on Sunday. "Evil, evil people", he told the newspaper. "I thought, 'I'm gonna try and hit him, I'm gonna try and knock him down". Police activity spread throughout the Borough Market area.

Author: 0 Bombers kill at least 6 attending Kabul funeral

At least 20 people were killed and 119 others injured in three consecutive bombings at a funeral ceremony in Kabul on Saturday, officials said. Nearly 90 people were killed and hundreds more were injured in the attack, one of the worst since 2001.