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At refugee camp, Trump envoy Haley vows more aid for Syrians

At refugee camp, Trump envoy Haley vows more aid for Syrians The program - which is called Searching for Syria - was announced via Google's official blog on May 22nd, and the apparent goal is to end some of the misinformation and resulting maligned attitudes about Syrian refugees that have propagated over the last several years. [Full Article...]

France's Macron to meet European Council chief Tusk on Wednesday: presidency

France's Macron to meet European Council chief Tusk on Wednesday: presidency Humming beneath them, though, concerns that some of his ideas might end up costing German taxpayers more. The German chancellor said the two countries need each other for the European Union to be healthy. Mr Philippe, a lawyer and the mayor of Normandy port of Le Havre, is also relatively unknown to voters, fulfilling Mr Macron's campaign promise to repopulate French politics with new faces. [Full Article...]

Canadian connection: Drake meets Celine Dion at Billboards

Canadian connection: Drake meets Celine Dion at Billboards She wore a white gown with enormous, ruffled sleeves and a plunging neckline. Cher thanked her late musical and romantic partner Sonny Bono in a speech, resisting the opportunity to talk politics, even though she is an outspoken critic of President Donald Trump. [Full Article...]

Absentee ballot, recount results trickle in across BC following tight election

Absentee ballot, recount results trickle in across BC following tight election Elections BC says recounts have also finished for two ridings, including Comox-Courtenay, which the NDP won by nine ballots following the preliminary vote. A party needs 44 seats to govern in majority. In Vancouver-False Creek, Liberal incumbent Sam Sullivan was elected by 560 votes ahead of New Democrat Morgane Oger. [Full Article...]

Trump Meets Netanyahu In Jerusalem; Says He Never Mentioned Israel To Russians

President Donald Trump and Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu will deliver a joint statement at 12:25 p.m. EST. "Never, ever. And must cease its deadly funding, training and equipping of terrorists and militias". Foreign Ministry spokesman Emmanuel Nachshon said only senior officials were invited to greet Trump on the tarmac. Dozens of Palestinian youths clashed with Israeli troops, and Palestinian sho... [Full Article...]

Indian man goes missing after successfully climbing Mount Everest

Experienced climber Francesco Enrico Marchetti, from Queensland, had successfully ascended the 8,850 metre peak and was making his way to a lower camp when he died on Sunday morning, the Himalayan Times reported . One of his goals in life was to climb the tallest peaks of the seven continents of the world. His Nepalese Sherpa guide also fell sick and suffered from frostbite, but he was able to ... [Full Article...]

Germany must invest to keep up in electric cars - Merkel

Germany must invest to keep up in electric cars - Merkel Although Daimler didn't give specifics on capacity, the plant will help Mercedes achieve its goal of introducing more than 10 new electric passengers cars by 2022. According to von Bormann launching the batteries in the United States was a reflection of the fact that Daimler viewed it as a major market for electric cars. [Full Article...]

Liberals leading in early BC election results

Hitting back at US plans to implement duties on Canadian softwood lumber, a key export for British Columbia, Clark said the Liberals would add a carbon levy on thermal coal exports from the province that would make them uneconomic. "It could be some time before this is completely clear". Horgan said the NDP and the Green Pary share many concerns and that his focus is on issues such as childcare,... [Full Article...]

Gambia's Jammeh 'stole $50m', assets frozen: minister

Gambia's Jammeh 'stole $50m', assets frozen: minister Mr Tambedou further revealed:"Preliminary investigations also revealed that between 2013 and 2017, Jammeh personally or under his instructions directed the unlawful withdrawal at least US$50m from special project funds and global gateway accounts at the Central Bank of the Gambia". [Full Article...]

Trump seeks reconsideration of sanctuary cities ruling

Trump seeks reconsideration of sanctuary cities ruling The Justice Department is looking to use its control over coveted grant money to nudge so-called sanctuary cities into greater cooperation with US immigration authorities, despite a judge's ruling that blocked President Donald Trump's effort to cut off millions to such communities. [Full Article...]

In A Historic First, Trump Visits Old City Of Jerusalem

In A Historic First, Trump Visits Old City Of Jerusalem Trump, who is on the second leg of his first foreign tour, told Israeli officials at Ben Gurion Airport that the bond between the United States and Israel is "unbreakable". The chief rabbi of the Western Wall, Shmuel Rabinovich and his wife Yael, greeted them. Under strict interpretation of Jewish law, men and women must pray separately there. [Full Article...]

Mumbai man held in Pakistan could be linked to SIMI, suspects ATS

Mumbai man held in Pakistan could be linked to SIMI, suspects ATS The complaint, in this case, was filed by ASI Zafarullah Khan. When contacted, Mumbai police spokesperson Rashmi Karandikar said, "It is the matter of Ministry of External Affairs (MEA)". An official of the Indian High Commission, however, said it does not have any information about the arrest so far. At 9:40 the accused was walking on foot and appeared different from his looks and clothes. [Full Article...]

Estranged hubby of Hillary Clinton's aide pleads guilty to sexting

Estranged hubby of Hillary Clinton's aide pleads guilty to sexting Anonymous", in the Manhattan Supreme Court on Friday just hours after Wiener, 52, pleaded guilty in a federal court to a felony charge of transferring obscene material and admitted to sexting with a girl he knew was just 15-years-old, CBS New York News reported. [Full Article...]

French presidential election: Macron now faces economic test

French presidential election: Macron now faces economic test Donald Trump was quick to take to Twitter to congratulate the centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron on his resounding victory against the far-right, Marine Le Pen, in the French presidential race. Macron has promised that half of those candidates would be new to elected politics, as he was before his victory on Sunday. One of Macron's first acts will be to name a prime minister - a choice that will s... [Full Article...]

French interior minister targets terrorism

French interior minister targets terrorism In the opposite camp, the Socialists have shown greater readiness to work with Macron, who quit the departing Socialist government to run for president. Ahead of legislative elections in June, Republican party campaign chief Fran├žois Baroin accused Macron of "putting a bomb under politics rather than remodelling it". [Full Article...]

First lady Melania Trump visits leading Israeli hospital

First lady Melania Trump visits leading Israeli hospital The White House has put " Jerusalem , Israel", on its website. Trump will have visited significant centres of Islam, Judaism and Christianity by the end of his trip, a point that his aides say bolsters his argument that the fight against Islamist militancy is a battle between "good and evil". [Full Article...]

SNP win the Scottish council elections

SNP win the Scottish council elections Meanwhile, Labour , who once dominated local government in Scotland were even further behind. "And yet they lost the election yesterday. It's time to focus on this crucial general election campaign - and we can take absolutely nothing for granted", May will tell the event on Monday. [Full Article...]

Labour will do well to lose only 29 seats, says Unite leader

Labour will do well to lose only 29 seats, says Unite leader Len McCluskey, general secretary of the Unite union, told Politico it would be a success for Labour if it could hold onto 200 seats in the 650-seat House of Commons - or 29 fewer than the party now holds. "I see leadership as not dictating but leadership is also about listening". But it is significant, because it suggests that Jeremy Corbyn hasn't driven away voters and may have attracted new ... [Full Article...]

Passenger detained after causing disturbance on flight

Passenger detained after causing disturbance on flight Then a "disheveled looking fellow" walked out, Donna Basden said. Uskanil retrieved the laptop - scowling, Basden's companion said. The agency said Uskanli was handcuffed to his seat after refusing to sit. At that point, passengers came up from behind and grabbed him. "It caused worry on the plane, more curiosity than fear I would say because he wasn't acting irrationally but you could tell ... [Full Article...]

USA releases 2 Turkish bodyguards after violence

USA releases 2 Turkish bodyguards after violence It added that demonstrators began "aggressively provoking Turkish-American citizens who had peacefully assembled to greet" Erdogan. He said police were examining video to identify those responsible. But the police said they are also working with the US State Department and Secret Service "to identify and hold all suspects" - suggesting that they are seeking to interview Erdogan's security deta... [Full Article...]


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