The Prime Minister further said that India appreciates China's support for its accession to the SCO and wishes to strengthen cooperation with China under the SCO framework. While emphasising that connectivity with SCO countries is India's top priority, Modi said that such projects should not impinge on a country's sovereignty, hinting at China's OBOR project that passes through PoK.
With her government majority at zero, May has no control over Parliament a week away from the Queen's Speech, when new laws are presented, and the scheduled start of Brexit talks. Theresa May has been warned she will have to re-think her Brexit negotiating strategy following her humiliation at the ballot box. German conservative Markus Ferber, an European Union lawmaker involved in discussions on access to European Union markets for Britain's financial sector, was scathing.
Victor is accused of "removing classified material from a government facility and mailing it to a news outlet". Solari told the judge that victor had admitted to Federal Bureau of Investigation agents during her arrest that she sought out classified information.
Highs range in the mid and upper 80s as the heat index ventures into the lower 90s. We'll continue updating tonight's forecast over the next several hours - but if you live in places like Clay Center or Washington, don't freak out if a strong storm rumbles through your town tonight .
Sessions' offer to resign. Despite White House efforts to discredit the former Federal Bureau of Investigation boss, Republican member of the Senate Intelligence committee Susan Collins said she found him "credible, candid and thorough". Comey, who had repeatedly told Trump he meant to stay, said he thought the president was trying to create a "patronage" relationship by hinting that Comey's job depended on pledging loyalty to Trump.
Despite that, comments from DC cinematic universe producer Charles Roven and Jenkins herself aren't as sure. Ms Jukes said the film would be followed by an evening of cabaret-style local entertainment and women's songs karaoke celebrating Wonder Women everywhere! Being the encouraging older brother I am, I convinced her there was a strong possibility that she could replicate this maneuver with the same results as Wonder Woman , so she gave it her best.
As in the elections for Holyrood in 2016, the debate soon became polarised and simplistic. The Scotland edition of The Times says the "diminished" prime minister was forced to promise Philip Hammond a greater say over Brexit - despite planning to sack him after the election.
May was criticized for making a number of U-turns on social welfare and she came under fire for a controversial proposal on who should pay for the cost of care for the elderly, a policy that became known as the "dementia tax". The exit polls projected no seats for UKIP, the nationalist party that led the successful campaign for Britain to leave the European Union . But Mrs May , facing scorn for running a lacklustre campaign, was determined to hang on.
The UK Conservative Party will reach a deal with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) after failing to secure a majority last week, UK's Brexit Secretary David Davis said in an interview Monday. He has been mocked as a "nasty young kid" by a former director general of the World Trade Organization, and during one of his most legendary photo calls he became stuck hanging on a zip wire.
On Friday, the district center again became a battlefield when hundreds of demonstrators incensed by the bombing clashed with police, prompting officials to beat them back with live rounds in the air, tear gas and water cannon. Pakistan denies the charge. He asserted that the Taliban, and Afghans in general, would welcome any peace conference that is organized for ending the "occupation" of their country because all other gatherings would be "futile and unproductive".
They stressed that these violations targeted the three states' national security and spread chaos through terrorists and organizations based in Qatar, or supported by Qatar. The two countries maintain diplomatic relations - a source of contention for Saudi Arabia , which views Iran as its regional foe and has worked to line up allied Sunni Arab states against it.
Sessions stepped aside in March from the federal investigation into contacts between Russia and the campaign after acknowledging that he had met twice a year ago with the Russian ambassador to the U.S. The hearing will bring contentious questioning for Sessions and likely some uncomfortable moments for the Trump administration. On Saturday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions canceled his scheduled appearance before an open session of the House and Senate appropriations committees set for the ...
The US Secret Service said Monday it does not have any audio recordings or transcripts of US President Donald Trump's White House conversations. Another key question on senators' minds: Sessions' role in Comey's firing. With this being the first time Sessions has testified in Congress since recusing himself from the investigation, there could be a lot to learn. Sessions reportedly threatened to resign as tensions with Trump grew.
And I'm sorry for all those candidates and hard-working party workers who weren't successful, but also for those colleagues who were MPs and ministers and contributed so much to our country and who lost their seats and who didn't deserve to lose their seats.
White House adviser Kellyanne Conway says testimony from former FBI Director James Comey "reflected very poorly on members of the Obama administration as well". In March, Sessions recused himself from any investigations that look at Russia's actions in the 2016 campaign. Last week, ABC News learned that the relationship between Trump and Sessions had declined to the point that Sessions recently suggested he could resign.
By 3 January 1990, Noriega surrendered and was flown to the USA to face drug trafficking, money laundering and racketeering charges, serving 17 years in jail there. The following year, Noriega backed the country's first free presidential election in 16 years. Juan Carlos Varela, President of Panama, tweeted about Noriega's death saying, "The death of Manuel A.
Matthew Goodwin has his mouth full. In contrast, Labour focused on a positive, uplifting campaign aimed at rallying its own supporters - a strategy that experts say helped the party to a shock election result. "I am a man of my words. So I'm going to sit here and eat my book while you carry on", Goodwin said on Sky News before chomping on some pages. Goodwin scrunched up a piece of paper and uncomfortably shoved it into his mouth and said: "It is actually a hardback, there are ...
Philippine troops have been battling the Maute group , which claims allegiance to the Islamic State, in Marawi for more than two weeks. During Monday's ceremony, three OV-10 attack aircraft dropped bombs on the areas where fighters were still holed up , while gunshots rang out across the mostly-abandoned city.
In his testimony , Comey also said Trump had asked him in January to pledge loyalty to the president, an unusual request that would put in doubt the independence of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Mr Trump tweeted earlier on Friday he felt "complete vindication" after the hearing. Under oath, Mr Comey said: 'The administration chose to defame me and more importantly the Federal Bureau of Investigation'.
Their core, central message was strong and stable leadership. European Union leaders may not offer her much sympathy. Meanwhile, Labour, which had been written off by critics as all but unelectable, surged to 262 seats, up 29 from its tally in the 2015 election .
Doha has said the severing of trade and transport ties are hurting the country's inhabitants. The diplomatic rift came two weeks after Saudi Arabia , the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt blocked several Qatari media outlets, including Al Jazeera , over comments allegedly made by Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani.
Officials are still validating the reports , but said there were "strong indications" the two key leaders were dead. Interaksyon reported that 13 Philippine Marines have been killed and 40 were wounded after government forces assaulted a terrorist stronghold in the city last Friday.
At one of its most important moments in its history, the country is rudderless and facing a constitutional crisis. The Conservatives now plan to reach a so-called confidence and supply agreement with the DUP, which would involve it supporting a Conservative minority government on key votes in parliament but not forming a formal coalition.
In an interview broadcast on Sunday, Russian President Vladimir Putin denied having knowledge of an alleged secret dossier with compromising information on President Trump . After Comey's dismissal, news reports emerged that Trump asked Comey to end the probe into former national security adviser Michael Flynn during a February meeting in the Oval Office, the day after Flynn was sacked for misrepresenting his contacts with the Russian ambassador, Sergei Kislyak.
European Union leaders were also dismayed by the hung result as they fear the complex negotiations will get even tougher with a weak British PM. Firstly, it appears that the Prime Minister is going to get no leeway from Europe - the head of the European Commission wants Brexit talks to resume nearly immediately.
Law firm Perkins Coie has so far investigated 215 complaints against Uber's staff. Update , June 6th, 2017, 2:59 am ET:A source with knowledge of today's all-hands meeting confirmed the numbers that were first reported by Bloomberg , adding that not all the cases reported in the Perkins Coie investigation were related to sexual harassment.
But Sessions, who recommended in a signed memo that Comey be fired, may end up claiming executive privilege as a means of limiting the breadth of his testimony. Now that Sessions is finally about to testify before the Senate again - after resisting calls to do so - serious questions exist about whether he will be honest in his testimony.
The match provides both Southgate and Didier Deschamps the chance to test a few players as they build their respective squads up for the 2018 FIFA World Cup . "This group that won went to Mexico last summer and played Mexico at this tournament". For me, around the camp, all season his contribution has been really high.
The Center Party will target "forming a new, functioning government as quickly as possible", Antti Kaikkonen, who heads the party's parliamentary group, said in an emailed statement. The second-biggest party in the country's parliament on Saturday picked Halla-aho as its new leader in a move set to take the moderately nationalist party into a more radical right-wing populism.
A number of members are concerned Sessions may be attempting to avoid testifying in public by scrapping his previously scheduled Senate and House Appropriations appearances this week, where he was expected to be grilled on issues related to the federal investigation into Russia's efforts to influence the U.S.
It was also clear from his statements that the president made to Jim Comey to continue on with his investigation. It's a pivotal point because it goes to the question of whether Mr Trump obstructed justice by sacking Mr Comey to halt the FBI investigation into whether members of Mr Trump's campaign colluded with Russian agents in an effort to influence the U.S.
Any additional rise in oil prices will bring back additional U.S. competition to the game and Opec members and their allies will have no choice but to reduce their market share or to observe a new price drop. That was the 21st weekly rise in a row. The EIA revealed that oil production from seven major USA shale plays is projected to rise by 127,000 barrels a day to 5.475 million barrels a day in July from June.
For three weeks between his swearing-in as attorney-general on February 9 and his recusal on March 2, Mr. Sessions had oversight over the FBI's Russian Federation investigation. Comey testified that in the privacy of the Oval Office, the President asked him to let the investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn drop.
Hardest hit was the village of Vrisa , located on the southern end of the island. The middle-aged victim had been trapped for around seven hours in the ruins of her home in the Lesbos village of Vrisa , the area that bore the brunt of the strong quake and where several homes collapsed.
In a statement about the recovery of the body Tuesday, police said they haven't formally identified the victim - though they asked for information about 45-year-old Xavier Thomas, a French national who has been missing since Saturday. Police have arrested at least 14 people in connection to the attack, though most have been released without charge. His girlfriend was struck and seriously injured by the van.
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Meanwhile, Democratic lawmakers and other critics say Comey's clams that Trump leaned on him to somehow drop the Russian Federation investigation could amount to an obstruction of justice. TRUMP: Over a fairly short period of time . "I took it as a very disturbing thing, very concerning, but that's a conclusion I'm sure the special counsel will work towards to try and understand what the intention was there, and whether that's an offense", Comey said .
On Thursday, a group of Saudi social media users on Twitter launched a campaign #saudiwithkurdistan, in response to the Turkish support for Qatar. In its statement , the Qatari government said it has been leading the region in attacking what it called the roots of "terrorism", including giving young people hope through jobs, educating hundreds of thousands of Syrian refugees and funding community programmes to challenge agendas of armed groups.
He had told lawmakers at his January confirmation hearing that he had not met with Russians during the campaign. Comey also testified that later, he implored "the attorney general to prevent any future direct communication between the president and me".
Rachel Maddow reviews the latest developments in the Trump-Russia investigations, including indications that the Senate Judiciary Committee will issue subpoenas to investigate Donald Trump for obstruction of justice. Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, imagined warning Trump , "You may be the first president in history to go down because you can't stop inappropriately talking about an investigation that, if you just were quiet, would clear you".