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Global News Jared Kushner To Speak To Senate Panel
Author: 0 Jared Kushner To Speak To Senate Panel

Kushner said in his statement that while he was in the meeting there was no discussion of the election campaign, and that he "quickly determined that my time was not well-spent in this meeting". -Russia policy, and that he was only involved in his capacity as a senator. Beyond the denial, Kushner's statement both praises his father-in-law's campaign and describes the struggles of moving from the private sector to the highest levels of government.

Author: 0 Violence over Jerusalem holy site leads to 6 deaths

Israel and Jordan are bound by a 1994 peace treaty, but tensions have been high over the new security measures at the sensitive Jerusalem site in annexed east Jerusalem . It later reported a third Palestinian fatality, Muhammad Lafi, 18. Clashes between Palestinians and Israeli police have erupted in Jerusalem . Israeli officials signalled they may be open to changing the measures at the Haram al-Sharif mosque compound, known to Jews as the Temple Mount, after the installation of metal ...

Global News Remember the 1971 war: Naidu warns Pakistan on terror
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Ramesh went on to pose four questions to Naidu. "On June 20, 2017, the Telangana government issued an order in which the trust was exempted from a development charge of more than Rs.2 crore, which had to be paid to the Hyderabad Development Authority".

Global News US Military Plane Intercepted by Chinese Fighter Jets
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Over 200 residents and soldiers watched the Chinese movie " The Eternity of Jiao Yulu " on Saturday at the Sansha Yinlong Cinema, located in Sansha municipality, China's newest city in the South China Sea (SCS). China responded by saying it was a "serious political and military provocation". The theater is said to be equipped with 4K and 3D projection technology.

Global News Transgender people may legally change gender without doctor approval
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In Scotland, a separate consultation will discuss allowing 16-year-olds to change gender , and permitting people who say they are "non-binary" to select an "X" on passports. While many are welcoming the announcements, some campaigners are not. "In my view, it should not be easy to do something as massive as change your gender and the law is there to protect us, normally from other people, but also sometimes from ourselves ", said Mary Douglas, a spokeswoman for Grassroots Conservatives.

Global News 418 hajj pilgrims off to Jeddah
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The Biman flight took off at 7:55am. The Hajj mission had also arranged welcome snacks for all the hujjaj on their arrival at the airport. Thanking Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for the withdrawal of the increased excise duty on plane tickets for Hajj pilgrims this year, Secretary General of the Hajj Agencies Association of Bangladesh M Shahadat Hossain Taslim told the Dhaka Tribune: "We had written to the Prime Minister asking her to withdraw the increased excise duty on plane fares".

Global News Paul: President likely has ability to pardon himself
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President has the complete power to pardon, why think of that when only crime so far is LEAKS against us", Trump told his 34.3 million followers on Twitter. He said on " Fox News Sunday " that the president brought up the issue of pardons in the Oval Office last week and said that he doesn't need to use it.

Global News Trump chides Republicans for doing 'very little' to protect him
Author: 0 Trump chides Republicans for doing 'very little' to protect him

The Intelligence committees are leading the Congressional investigations into the Russian attempts to influence the 2016 presidential election and the possible collusion by members of Trump's campaign. Trump has suggested on Twitter that Mueller and members of his legal team have conflicts of interest because of donations to Democratic political candidates - something Scaramucci, daughter Ivanka Trump, and the president himself have done in the past.

Global News Trump Jr., Manafort May be Interviewed Privately by Senators
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Members of President Trump's presidential campaign - including son Donald Jr. and adviser Jared Kushner - are set to talk this week before the Senate about Russia's involvement in the 2016 White House race. -Russia relations in a Trump administration. Moscow has denied any interference, and Trump says his campaign did not collude with Russian Federation.

Author: 0 Where To Watch India Vs England Match

Jhuln Goswami, probably playing her last match of ICC Women's World Cup picked up 3 wickets , Poonam Yadav bagged two and Rajeshwari Gayakwad got 1 wicket. The three-time champions England played the entire 50 overs to give the rival India a tuff score. Raj and veteran fast bowler Jhulan Goswami are the only two members from the last Indian side that reached a World Cup final - when they lost to Australia in 2005.

Global News Will gas hit the highest prices of the year this week?
Author: 0 Will gas hit the highest prices of the year this week?

Midland Odessa- $2.09/g, down 0.4 cents per gallon from last week's $2.09/g. "Motorists have enjoyed unusually low gas prices so far this summer, with prices cheaper than at the beginning of the year, but that is about to change", said Tammy Arnette, Senior Pubic Affairs Specialist for Public and Government Affairs for AAA Mid-Atlantic.

Global News Jerry: Jones: There Is No Domestic Violence Evidence in Ezekiel Elliott case
Author: 0 Jerry: Jones: There Is No Domestic Violence Evidence in Ezekiel Elliott case

Jones's comments come as the National Football League considers whether to suspend Elliott and he did not discuss whether a suspension might be coming. She concluded, "Speak up and stop domestic violence". But team vice president Stephen Jones is expecting even more from Prescott in 2017. "Having said that, we have had some issues and some incidents here over the offseason, and we'll address those issues", he said.

Global News Democrats attempt rebranding with populist new agenda
Author: 0 Democrats attempt rebranding with populist new agenda

Schumer said the focus on these sorts of pocketbook issues resonates both with the so-called Obama coalition and also Democratic voters who abandoned their party to vote for Trump. To lower drug prices, Democrats want to create an independent agency designed to prevent price gouging and allow Medicare to negotiate with drug manufacturers for lower prices.

Global News UK Seeks to Power Economy on Batteries in Strategy Switch
Author: 0 UK Seeks to Power Economy on Batteries in Strategy Switch

Business and Energy Secretary Greg Clark will today announce in a keynote speech on the industrial strategy the launch of the first phase of a £240m government investment into battery technology to ensure the United Kingdom builds on its strengths and leads the world in the design, development and manufacture of electric batteries.

Global News BJP, Congress seek probe into BJD's 'dubious' transactions
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A five-member BJP team led by Party Vice President Sameer Mohanty in a memorandum submitted to the Chief Income Tax Commissioner alleged that crores of rupees was credited to BJD account from unknown sources and urged him to take the matter to Central Board of Director (Tax).

Global News Sri Lankan Navy rescues two more elephants from drowning
Author: 0 Sri Lankan Navy rescues two more elephants from drowning

Photographs of the pair show their distress, barely able to keep their trunks above the waves. Having safely guided the two elephants to the shore, they were subsequently released to the Foul Point jungle. This is the second such incident in a month. Sri Lankan elephants are one of three recognised subspecies of the Asian elephant. The elephants are listed as endangered.

Global News J&K Bank shares jump over 8% after Q1 results
Author: 0 J&K Bank shares jump over 8% after Q1 results

The stock jumped 7.15% to settle at Rs 89.90 on BSE . HDFC Bank on Monday reported stellar Q1 numbers, sending shares of the third most valued company on BSE almost 2 per cent higher. On year-on-year basis, it surged by 79.84 percent from Rs 866.73 crore to Rs 1,158.76 crore. Net interest income (NIM) rose 20.4 percent to Rs 9,370.74 crore from Rs 7,781.44 crore previous year.

Global News Amid Russia Probe: Russian Ambassador to US Ends His Term
Author: 0 Amid Russia Probe: Russian Ambassador to US Ends His Term

Next week, Trump's eldest son, his son-in-law and White House adviser, and a former campaign chairman are to appear before Senate committees investigating Russian meddling . A Washington fixture with a sprawling network, Kislyak has emerged as a central figure in the investigations into Russian interference in the election and whether any Trump associates were involved.

Global News Explosion leaves several dead, wounded in Lahore city of Pakistan
Author: 0 Explosion leaves several dead, wounded in Lahore city of Pakistan

The area of the blast has been cordoned off by law enforcement personnel. The explosion took place near an IT Tower in the Ferozepur area of the city, Geo News reported. We have started the operation against terrorist organisations and the situation is much better as compared to what it was 2011-12, Sanaullah added.

Global News Politicians join female stars to pile on pressure over BBC pay
Author: 0 Politicians join female stars to pile on pressure over BBC pay

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said, today on The Andrew Marr Show, that the BBC "needs to look very hard at itself" over the "quite astronomical" gender pay gap . "We all want to go on the record to call upon you to act now", said the letter signed by well-known TV personalities like Clare Balding, Sue Barker, and Angela Rippon.

Global News Major shake up in White House
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US President Donald Trump's former press secretary Sean Spicer has said he left his position on Friday because he wanted to give his successors "a clean slate to start from". Scaramucci also wants to overcome negative stories on the president, and will use social media to help accomplish that. "It's okay with me if the president doesn't like certain things that I'm doing, we're all on the same team".

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Manchester united have been boosted in our pursuit of Croatian winger, Ivan Perisic as Inter Milan manager, Luciano Spaletti, has stated that though the Italian outfit don't want him to leave San Siro. United already splashed the cash on Romelu Lukaku , replacing Zlatan Ibrahimovic at centre-forward, but they need reinforcements out wide as well.

Global News Imtiaz Ali : Happy with U/A certificate to 'Jab Harry Met Sejal'
Author: 0 Imtiaz Ali : Happy with U/A certificate to 'Jab Harry Met Sejal'

Yes! 4 songs of the film are out - Beech Beech Mein , Radha , Safar and Butterfly . Breaking the news for us, SRK told that he shot for a video with DJ Diplo . The picture of the actor smiling gleefully at his sons, Lockett and Lazer Pentz is too cute to be described in words. There are so many hints left in the trailer about narration and their chemistry, and while viewer would unravel such hints, he can get entertain with fun antic of Sejal and Harry! Shah Rukh's character is ...

Global News Chainsaw attacker wounds five people in Swiss town
Author: 0 Chainsaw attacker wounds five people in Swiss town

Police spokeswoman Cindy Beer told SRF television that police were alerted at 10.39 a.m. Monday (0839 GMT) to the incident. They say they have now identified the suspect, adding that he is about 1 meter 90 centimeters (6.2 feet) tall, bald and with an unkempt appearance.

Global News Pakistan arrests top official for forgery in Sharif graft case
Author: 0 Pakistan arrests top official for forgery in Sharif graft case

Speaking in a private news channel programme, Musadik Malik said the report of JIT submitted in the Supreme Court in Panama Papers Case was apparently biased, unauthentic and inconclusive. "Nawaz Sharif is not a shareholder, or director or secretary of Capital FZE", according to the reply. The six-member JIT is due to present its report to the apex court on July 10.

Global News Ryanair concerned at Brexit
Author: 0 Ryanair concerned at Brexit "uncertainty"

Ryanair's chief financial officer Neil Sorahan insisted the airline is "never that anxious per se about fares". Revenue at the airline was €1.9bn in the three month period, up 13pc on the same period in 2016. Earnings per share grew 63% to 32.66 euro cents from 20.01 euro cents a year ago. The airline said that its fuel bill had dropped in recent months and that it has also secured a good deal on oil per barrel for the upcoming months.

Global News 20 arrested for Kashmir police officer's lynching
Author: 0 20 arrested for Kashmir police officer's lynching

The officer said the investigation would be completed within stipulated time. Pandith, a resident of Nowpora Khanyar, Srinagar , who was on access control duty at Jamia Masjid in the Nowhatta area of Jammu and Kashmir, was lynched to death by an unlawful assembly of people.

Global News Jeff Sessions discussed Trump campaign-related issues with Kislyak
Author: 0 Jeff Sessions discussed Trump campaign-related issues with Kislyak

Donald Trump likes to share his unadulterated thoughts with the world through his Twitter account and often refutes news stories that are in any way critical of him or his administration. The report analyzed whether Trump could actually take the ultimate step of pardoning his aides and himself if they are eventually found guilty in the Russian investigation .

Global News German girl who joined ISIS wants to leave Iraq, return to family
Author: 0 German girl who joined ISIS wants to leave Iraq, return to family

Facing years in prison in Germany or a possible death sentence in Iraq, the 16-year-old girl from Pulsnitz who joined ISIS and was recently captured in Mosul by Iraqi security forces would like to return to her homeland. She began talking to ISIS followers in the Middle East through the internet due to which she was also under the observation of German intelligence officials who suspected her of planning an act of terror against the state.

Global News Bipartisanship needed on health care
Author: 0 Bipartisanship needed on health care

Supporters say that this will allow Americans to have more flexibility when choosing their healthcare plans - for example, men wouldn't have to pay for plans offering maternity care - while critics argue that such a bill will leave people with pre-existing conditions with "virtually no real insurance".

Global News Spieth comes back from brink to win British Open
Author: 0 Spieth comes back from brink to win British Open

Spieth was behind by a shot after 13 holes when he went birdie-eagle-birdie-birdie to snatch the tournament away from Kuchar. Jordan Spieth has a two-shot lead over Matt Kuchar with one hole to play after a wild back nine at the British Open.