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Kenyatta, Odinga To Contest In August Presidential Election

Kenyatta, Odinga To Contest In August Presidential Election Kenyatta led a lively procession of luxury sports utility vehicles around the city to reach the rally held after the electoral board cleared his candidacy for the August poll. "You have signed the accord of conduct both as political parties as well as candidates and as a commission we shall not hesitate to take any action if you breach that code of conduct". [Full Article...]

First Memorial Day ceremony at Omaha National Cemetery

First Memorial Day ceremony at Omaha National Cemetery Kelly for joining us today-an incredible man-I always call him general", Trump said . "To every gold star family , God is with you and your loved ones are with him". Taliesin Myrddin Namkai Meche and Ricky John Best were stabbed to death in Portland, Ore., as they tried to stop Jeremy Joseph Christian from harassing two women, one of whom was wearing a hijab. [Full Article...]

Mother of Tamir Rice relieved officer fired

Mother of Tamir Rice relieved officer fired Still, the police chief noted that since the shooting , changes had been made in the way officers are trained. Samaria Rice , Tamir's mother, told WKYC television she was "relieved" that the officer had been sacked but did not agree with the reasons. [Full Article...]

Official says Trump expected to pull US from climate deal

Official says Trump expected to pull US from climate deal Reports emerged on Wednesday that Trump would pull out of the agreement, something he promised to do during his presidential campaign. First reported by Axios , Mr. The White House did not confirm the reports , while Trump restated that his decision would be announced this week. On Wednesday, the mayor announced he plans to sign an executive order later this week that would keep the c... [Full Article...]

India imposes curfew, cut telephone services in IHK

In the areas, where restrictions were not imposed, the shutdown called by separatists paralysed the life. Rebel leader Sabzar Ahmed Bhat and a fellow militant were killed after troops cordoned off the southern Tral area overnight in response to a tip that rebels were hiding there, police said. [Full Article...]

Tensions raised after North Korea fires missile into Japanese waters

Japan's top government spokesman condemned the launch , saying the missile had entered Japan's exclusive economic zone but there were no immediate reports of damage to aircraft or ships in the area. Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe swiftly condemned the test and vowed concerted action along with its USA ally. The latest comes after the country claimed its leader, Kim Jong Un , oversaw a ... [Full Article...]

Philippines Confirms ISIS Presence in Mindanao

Philippines Confirms ISIS Presence in Mindanao The Philippines is Asia's largest Roman Catholic nation, but its southern region has a large Muslim minority. But the operation went awry and militants rampaged through the city, torching buildings and battling government forces in the streets. [Full Article...]

Pakistan strongly condemns Kabul terrorist attack

Pakistan strongly condemns Kabul terrorist attack Since most worldwide troops withdrew at the end of 2014, the Taliban have gained ground and now control or contest about 40 percent of the country, according to USA estimates, though Mr. "We are all safe, all our staff, all our personnel are safe". Eyewitnesses on social media said the blast took place in front of the office of the National Directorate of Security (NDS), Afghanistan's primary ... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump's Paris Climate Deal Indecision Labeled 'Short Sighted' By Germany

Donald Trump's Paris Climate Deal Indecision Labeled 'Short Sighted' By Germany Chief strategist Steve Bannon supports an exit. Trump's son-in-law and top aide, Jared Kushner, was said to be neutral on the deal. "Guterres pressed the case for the United States to stick with the Paris deal, but also left no doubt that China can and will replace America as the global leader in the fight against climate change ". [Full Article...]

ISIS claims responsibility for massacre of 29 Coptic Christians killed in Egypt

ISIS claims responsibility for massacre of 29 Coptic Christians killed in Egypt In April, at least 45 people were killed and more than 100 wounded in two separate suicide bomb attacks on churches in the cities of Tanta and Alexandria during Palm Sunday ceremonies. There have been a number of attacks on Coptic Christians in the country in recent months claimed by Islamic State militants. In a statement released in Washington, Trump said: "The bloodletting of Christians must ... [Full Article...]

Trump expected to pull USA from Paris climate pact

He argued that climate action was a sound security policy , warning of mass displacement from natural disasters or from refugees whose lands become unlivable. A senior European Union official told reporters the EU and China will reaffirm their commitment to the Paris accord this week regardless of Trump's decision. [Full Article...]

Pentagon declares success for key test of missile defence

Pentagon declares success for key test of missile defence The military says that missile struck the target outside the Earth's atmosphere in what the Pentagon called "a direct collision" - and destroyed it. Her remarks follow North Korea's launch of a short-range ballistic missile on Monday, the third such test since the inauguration of President Moon Jae-in this month. [Full Article...]

EU, China summit to back Paris deal regardless of Trump

EU, China summit to back Paris deal regardless of Trump America's exit from the Paris Agreement wouldn't invalidate the accord , which still has the support of most of the world, including China, and is likely to proceed without US participation. Most of the senators who signed are from states that depend on the continued burning of coal, oil and gas. Trump promised to pull the US out of the deal during his presidential campaign. [Full Article...]

'Your media tried to ruin my election', Emmanuel Macron tells Vladimir Putin

'Your media tried to ruin my election', Emmanuel Macron tells Vladimir Putin As the pair emerged from a three-hour talk to speak to reporters, Macron launched into a remarkably frank discussion of two Russian state news outlets - Sputnik and Russia Today - that he accused of behaving as " organs of influence , of propaganda, of lying propaganda". [Full Article...]

BBC Election Debate 2017 start time and line up confirmed

Mr Corbyn replied: "George, I think you spend too much time in Westminster". While polls suggest that Corbyn is unlikely to appeal to a wide enough swath of the British electorate to win a majority of seats for Labour , his popularity with meme-creating younger voters - energized by a more progressive platform than the centrists who led the party before him - could yet deny May the majority she... [Full Article...]

US Successfully Tests Missile Defense System as North Korean Threat Mounts

Pyongyang has already conducted nine missile tests so far in 2017, including three since President Moon Jae-in came into office in mid-May. The live drill was part of a planned defense test , according to USA officials, and didn't have anything to do with North Korea's escalation of its own missile program. [Full Article...]

Russians 'discussed how to influence Trump via his aides'

The orders "will be created to maximize our chance of getting the information that we need", Schiff said Wednesday during a Christian Science Monitor breakfast. Flynn similarly said he would not provide information to the Senate Intelligence Committee, which also plans to issue subpoenas to gain access to it. [Full Article...]

UK police search property in Manchester attack investigation

UK police search property in Manchester attack investigation Commuter Hannah Khan, 32, said: "I just want to hold my hands out and hug everyone". This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed. Britons head to the polls in nine days' time to elect a new government, with security and police cuts having risen to the top of the political agenda since the bombing, which took place last Monday. [Full Article...]

Latest election poll suggests United Kingdom faces hung parliament

Other projections still show May would win soundly though the YouGov poll was the latest hit to markets which just two weeks ago were pricing in a Conservative landslide. The pound has come under pressure after a new poll pointed to the risk of a hung parliament in next week's General Election. YouGov's model draws on the data collected from around 50,000 panellists quizzed on their voting... [Full Article...]

Trump Expected To Withdraw From Paris Climate Accord

Trump Expected To Withdraw From Paris Climate Accord Axios said details of the pullout are being worked out by a team that includes Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt . De Blasio's support for the pact aligns with his other efforts to battle climate change , including a goal to reduce citywide greenhouse gas emissions and a $20 billion resiliency plan ― all factors voters will get to consider when electio... [Full Article...]


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