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Global News Promotion of Mohammed bin Salman dubbed 'soft coup' by Iran
Author: 0 Promotion of Mohammed bin Salman dubbed 'soft coup' by Iran

British Prime Minister Theresa May has welcomed the appointment of HRH Prince Mohammed bin Salman as the Crown Prince and Deputy Prime Minister of Saudi Arabia . Mohammed bin Salman was appointed as successor to King Salman yesterday, replacing cousin Mohammed bin Nayef after reports of an internal power struggle.

Author: 0 White House Says Trump Does Not Intend on Firing Mueller

In response, #Senator Mark Warner wrote, "This organization never stops to stun me". Mr Trump ended a month-long guessing game on Thursday by tweeting that he never made and doesn't have recordings of his private conversations with Mr Comey.

Global News AAP MLAs held 'de facto' office of profit:EC
Author: 0 AAP MLAs held 'de facto' office of profit:EC

The EC in its final hearing, likely to be in August, will decide on their disqualification. The Election Commission order on the office of profit issue. On Saturday, the EC said its inquiry "survives and is maintainable in respect of all MLAs", except former Rajouri Garden MLA Jarnail Singh who had resigned to contest elections in Punjab.

Global News Portugal, Mexico, Russia tussle for semi-final berths
Author: 0 Portugal, Mexico, Russia tussle for semi-final berths

Andre Silva then added a third goal in the 80th minute as the new AC Milan striker fired into the far corner, after a fine individual run, 0-3. "We believe in fair play, " he said. Moreno scored the stoppage-time equalizer in Mexico's 2-2 opening draw against European champions Portugal . Portugal seemingly has the easiest match of the bunch, facing off against bottom of the barrel New Zealand .

Global News CM Devendra Fadnavis announces Rs. 34000 crore farm loan waiver
Author: 0 CM Devendra Fadnavis announces Rs. 34000 crore farm loan waiver

He added that all ministers and MLAs will give a month's salary to support the loan waiver. Fadnavis made it a point to mention that although agriculture loans per household in Maharashtra was nearly half as compared to other states, the state government still chose to announce the biggest loan waiver scheme.

Author: 0 Washington, DC, police issue arrest warrants for Erdogan bodyguards

Sinan Narin , of Virginia, was charged with felony and misdemeanor assault, and Eyup Yildirim , of New Jersey, was charged with two felony counts and one misdemeanor assault count. MURIEL BOWSER: It was an affront to our values as Washingtonians and as Americans. The pair told the CBC past year that they are staunch supporters of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and had voted to elect him.

Global News Docs: Dems Urged Obama to Act on Russia Before Election
Author: 0 Docs: Dems Urged Obama to Act on Russia Before Election

While Trump questioned Obama's response on Saturday, his own administration is not expected to take any action against the Russians despite intelligence reports indicating Russia will try to meddle again in the US mid-term elections 2018, according to NBC News .

Global News Two Terrorists Holed Up Inside Dps, Sec 144 Imposed
Author: 0 Two Terrorists Holed Up Inside Dps, Sec 144 Imposed

A search operation has been launched to nab the two to three terrorists said to be involved in the attack. The militants ambushed the vehicle in capital Srinagar and ran away after firing indiscriminately. After the militant attack, the traffic on Srinagar-Jammu highway from Pantha route was suspended. Lashkar-e-Taiba has claimed responsibility for the terrorist attack, according to Republic.

Global News Disabled Protesters Angry Over GOP Health Care Bill Dragged Away In Capitol
Author: 0 Disabled Protesters Angry Over GOP Health Care Bill Dragged Away In Capitol

President Donald Trump briefly commented on the bill at a press conference saying, "It's going to be very good". The nation finally will get to see the details of the Senate Republican version of health-care reform on Thursday. Senate Republicans are holding a private meeting to hear from leaders about their long-awaited plan for eliminating much of President Barack Obama's health law.

Global News Journalist dies of wounds from blast in Iraq's Mosul
Author: 0 Journalist dies of wounds from blast in Iraq's Mosul

French colleague Stephan Villeneuve, 48, and Iraqi Kurdish reporter Bakhtiyar Addad, 41, were also killed in Monday's blast. Veronique Robert, was operated on in Baghdad but was later flown back to France for treatment, where she died of her wounds, according to France Télévisions.

Author: 0 Israeli police arrest 350, bolster security in Jerusalem after deadly attack

Two of the attackers , both from Ramallah, were between the ages of 18 and 19 and the third was a 30-year-old from Hebron, police spokeswoman Luba Simri said. Medics said two other people were moderately wounded in the attack, and a further two lightly wounded. The Jerusalem District Police has launched an investigation into the coordinated terror attacks in the city on Friday.

Global News Presidential Election: Numbers favour Kovind
Author: 0 Presidential Election: Numbers favour Kovind

Incidentally, Kovind became the Governor of Bihar in August of 2015 replacing Tripathi, who at that time, like now, was brought in to temporarily fill the post until a permanent choice was made following the retirement of Governor D Y Patil.

Author: 0 Australia Suspends Syria Airstrikes Amid US-Russia Tensions

The confrontation was the latest clash in Syria where a proxy war is going on between Iranian-backed militias that support Assad and the Syrian fighters who have been trained by the U.S., British, and other coalition military advisers, the New York Times reported .

Global News Ivanka Trump ordered to testify in dispute with shoe company
Author: 0 Ivanka Trump ordered to testify in dispute with shoe company

Aquazzura Italia SRL sued Trump a year ago on the basis that her Hettie shoe was basically identical to its $785 Wild Thing Shoe, right down to the tassel. The company says the Ivanka Trump brand's "Hettie" shoe too closely resembles the Aquazurra design. The first daughter, who has an office the White House, denied having any involvement in the design.

Author: 0 Nancy Pelosi is beside the point

He argued that when strategy doesn't work, there have to be repercussions at the top. Other members were even more blunt in their assessment of the Georgia defeat and Pelosi's culpability. Why - and how - did Democrats outperform expectations in SC, where all statewide officers are Republicans , and six of the seven U.S. House seats are, too? "Obviously people are very concerned about where we are and they want to have a conversation about where we need to be", Rep.

Global News North Korea conducts rocket engine test
Author: 0 North Korea conducts rocket engine test

The meetings took place in Brussels and Beijing and the European Union officials were tapped to fill the negotiator role due to their experience in helping with the 2015 negotiations with Iran regarding their own nuclear program . The head of the U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency told Congress last month that North Korea, if left unchecked, was on an "inevitable" path to obtaining a nuclear-armed missile capable of striking the U.S.

Author: 0 After hospital visit with Scalise, Ryan says he's doing well

He "is beginning an extended period of healing and rehabilitation ", the hospital said in a statement Wednesday. Matt Mika , a lobbyist wounded in the same shooting at an Alexandria, Virginia ball field, has been released from George Washington University Hospital, his family said in a statement on Friday.

Author: 0 North Korea detainee mourned at OH funeral

A long line of mourners waited to enter funeral services early today for Otto Warmbier, the U.S. student imprisoned in North Korea who returned home last week in a coma that proved fatal. They showed his phone, passport, notebook, even the blazer worn during his trip to North Korea. The spokesman, who was not named, said that United States doctors who travelled to North Korea to carry out Warmbier's medical evacuation had recognised that he had been given medical treatment and, despite his ...

Author: 0 Saudi Arabia, Qatar and the UAE to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr today

We have received many complaints from teachers that the children abandon school weeks after the Eid celebrations, which is not the best. Muslims in the United States, UK, Canada and European countries rely on moon sighting announcement by Sauid Royal Court.

Global News Londoners in temporary housing after fire safety evacuations
Author: 0 Londoners in temporary housing after fire safety evacuations

Mr Javid explained that the decision to evacuate four towers on the Chalcots Estate in Camden, north London, was taken because a failed cladding test had been "compounded by multiple other fire safety failures". Unlike Grenfell Tower the block does contain modern safety features including a sprinkler system, wet risers fireman's lift and smoke evacuation valves.

Global News Death toll from Pakistan attacks climbs to 73
Author: 0 Death toll from Pakistan attacks climbs to 73

The death toll is expected to rise further as local government and hospital officials in Parachinar said on June 24 that numerous victims of the attacks are in critical condition. According to reports, the toll crossed 60 after nine more people injured in the twin Parachinar blasts passed away overnight. In January, a bomb ripped through the crowded market of Parachinar, killing 22 people and wounded over 100.

Global News Colourful Conservative Davidson blunts drive for Scottish independence
Author: 0 Colourful Conservative Davidson blunts drive for Scottish independence

James Kelly, Scottish Labour's General Election campaign manager, said: "It's absolutely clear that the SNP have not listened to the result of the election on Thursday. "Indyref two is dead". But the picture is less positive for the Conservatives across the United Kingdom, with the party losing its majority at Westminster and the prime minister facing calls for her resignation.

Author: 0 North Korea: Otto Warmbier's death is a 'mystery'

The former National Basketball Association bad boy arrived in the Hermit Kingdom on the same day the 22-year-old was released in a coma after 18 months in captivity. The cause of Warmbier's death is not known, and his family objected to an autopsy . It's like going to like Istanbul, Turkey, or any place like that.

Author: 0 Australia's suspension of Syrian operations a 'blow' to the US

A United States jet has shot down an Iranian-made drone operated by forces backing the Syrian government in the south of the country, American officials say. Jeff Davis said the U.S.is not aware of who was manning the drone, but noted that Iran has sold the Shaheed-129 drone to the Syrian government under Bashar al-Assad and the Lebanese militia Hezbollah.

Global News Mob strips, lynches deputy SP in Srinagar
Author: 0 Mob strips, lynches deputy SP in Srinagar

Pandith was on duty outside the Mosque wearing a civil dress and reportedly clicking pictures of people coming out of the Mosque. As the mob caught hold of him, Ayoub fired a few shots from his service revolver to save himself and three people sustained injuries that infuriated the mob and they stripped him before stoning him to death.

Global News Airport attacker tried, but failed, to buy gun in US — FBI officials
Author: 0 Airport attacker tried, but failed, to buy gun in US — FBI officials

While bleeding from the neck, Lieutenant Jeff Neville wrestled with the attacker until he was restrained by other officers. Lt. Jeff Neville, who was wounded at Bishop International Airport on Wednesday in a possible terrorism attack, is now recovering at Hurley Hospital and is expected to be released as early as Sunday - 50 stitches later, according to his doctor.

Author: 0 The US military just shot down another Syrian drone

The incident followed the downing of a Syrian jet by United States led coalition forces. When it continued without diverting its course, it was shot down . While the country has been fixated on the ever-growing Trump- Russia scandal, healthcare and the latest wacky Trump tweets, we've quietly begun to go to war with Syria .

Author: 0 China, US agree to denuclearise Korean peninsula

In recent months, however, tensions surrounding North Korea's nuclear and missile programs have drastically escalated due to an increased frequency missile launches and nuclear tests. China does not "hold the key to solving the problem", a Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesman stressed in a news conference Thursday. China had taken significant steps to tighten trade with the North, they said, and the United States had, as always, not given sanctions enough time to take effect.

Global News Authorities: Texas mom left 2 kids in hot car as punishment
Author: 0 Authorities: Texas mom left 2 kids in hot car as punishment

KTLA 5 reported that, Captain Mark Arnett, an officer with the Parker County Sheriff's Office said the daughter and son of the Texas mom were playing in their house when they seemingly "disappeared". Authorities were called to the home at about 4 p.m. when the mother said she had discovered them unresponsive in the vehicle. Parker County sheriff's officials say she told investigators Friday that she found the kids playing in the vehicle May 26 and then closed the door and left them ...

Global News To face flood threat by storm Cindy
Author: 0 To face flood threat by storm Cindy

A late-season "cool front" will be approaching from the north over the weekend. The National Weather Service issued flood warnings for most of the southern two-thirds of the state, with more than 3 inches of rain falling in places by midday Friday and minor flooding expected along some rivers.

Global News Policeman beaten to death by enraged crowd in Indian Kashmir
Author: 0 Policeman beaten to death by enraged crowd in Indian Kashmir

Media reports said that an officer, in civvies, had gone outto see what happened when some people moved out of the grand mosque raising slogans as Hurriyat (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq was expected to arrive at the mosque. Jammu and Kashmir DGP SP Vaid said, "Logon ko samajhna chahiye achha kya hai bura kya hai. Then they paraded him naked, and he was beaten to death ".

Global News May thanks military for 'fantastic job' on Armed Forces Day
Author: 0 May thanks military for 'fantastic job' on Armed Forces Day

When families are added to the number, the Armed Forces community represents nearly one in 10 of the country's people. "That is why it is important to ensure our fearless men and women get a good deal on pay, welfare, housing and services that recognises their sacrifices to defend our country".

Global News North Korea Denies Torturing Otto Warmbier
Author: 0 North Korea Denies Torturing Otto Warmbier

Only under the current administration of Donald Trump , North Korea received several such requests and agreed to send the student back home "in consideration of his bad health", the statement said . "And, I think, as the president said, it's a disgrace". More than a year later, Warmbier was medically evacuated from North Korea to Cincinnati when it was discovered that he had been in a coma since shortly after his sentencing.

Global News Macron wins large majority in French parliament
Author: 0 Macron wins large majority in French parliament

The French right, which only a year ago had believed the presidential and parliamentary elections impossible to lose, was on track for its worst parliamentary score in France's postwar Fifth Republic. Since the 2002 election, the number of women in the assembly has risen from 12.3 per cent to 38.6 per cent this time. It is only extremists such as the humiliated far-Right National Front (FN), which managed a paltry eight seats, who will definitely be excluded from the new grand coalition.

Global News States won't rush approval of Yellowstone grizzly hunts
Author: 0 States won't rush approval of Yellowstone grizzly hunts

On Thursday, U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke officially removed Yellowstone Ecosystem grizzly bears from the federal Endangered Species Act . "We anticipate going to court to challenge this premature, deeply concerning decision", said Bethany Cotton, wildlife program director for the conservation group WildEarth Guardians .

Author: 0 Jared Kushner finally speaks, and the internet can't stop talking about it

Several technology CEOs have been put off by Trump's policies on issues including the environment and immigration. Representatives from the largest USA tech companies, including the executive chairman of Google's parent company Alphabet Eric Schmidt, Amazon's CEO Jeff Bezos, Apple's chief executive Tim Cook , and Satya Nadella, Microsoft's CEO, discussed how to make the federal government more efficient.

Author: 0 Senate Health Care Bill Draws Criticism From Conservative Republican Lawmakers

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., was urging Democrats to post stories on social media on constituents whose health care coverage would be threatened. The Senate Bill , however, eliminated those taxes. The Senate Bill , however, will allow insurers to provide less than needed coverage in states that get waivers for essential health benefits .