• Modi urges Spanish firms to invest in India
Modi urges Spanish firms to invest in India

After the summit, Putin will host Modi at a private dinner without any aides. Having welcomed him and after thanking him for making his visit to Spain, Rajoy announced the signing of a document to serve as a guide to develop "relations at a political, security, economic, scientific and technology level".

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  • NKorea frees US college student; family says he's in coma
NKorea frees US college student; family says he's in coma

He was sentenced in March 2016 after a televised tearful public confession to trying to steal a propaganda banner. The plane carrying American college student Otto Warmbier who had been held in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea ( DPRK ) touched down in Cincinnati , Ohio, local media reported Tuesday night.

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  • Sessions denies colluding with Russian Federation
Sessions denies colluding with Russian Federation

Sessions may not have personally colluded with Russia , but he has broken the law by not disclosing meetings with Russians, and he is Donald Trump's firewall against the FBI investigation in the Justice Department. Following the hearing, a White House spokeswoman said Trump "has no intention" of dismissing Mueller. "As such, I have no knowledge...

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  • EU leaders to back closer defence ties, Paris climate accord - summit draft
EU leaders to back closer defence ties, Paris climate accord - summit draft

This text is the G7's latest installment as part of the Paris Agreement , where 197 parties around the world signed on to determine what commitments they'd make in reducing their greenhouse gas emissions to combat climate change. In the eight years following the 1992 ratification of the climate treaty, our emissions had increased by a whopping...

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  • Trump 'predicted' travel ban setback in court
Trump 'predicted' travel ban setback in court

It ruled based on immigration law, not the Constitution. The judges added that Trump's order also went against other provisions of the "Immigration and Nationality Act" (INA) 'that prohibit nationality-based discrimination and require the President to follow a specific process when setting the annual cap on the admission of refugees'.

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  • UK fears the Gulf's Qatar blockade is hurting its people
UK fears the Gulf's Qatar blockade is hurting its people

The country has strenuously denied all charges, rejecting them as "unjustified" and "baseless". Last week, Saudi Arabia and a number of its cohorts cut off diplomatic ties with the Doha government and suspended air, sea and land transport with Qatar.

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  • Belt and Road initiative lauded at SCO summit
Belt and Road initiative lauded at SCO summit

Modi said that both nations "should enhance cooperation and coordination in worldwide affairs and deal with sensitive issues between the two countries", according to Hua. More, the state-run media in China emphasised Xi's meetings with leaders from India and Russian Federation. Indian premier and Nawaz Sharif shook hands as they greeted each ot...

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  • Dem senator nails Sessions:
Dem senator nails Sessions: "You are obstructing this congressional investigation"

Testifying at a Senate hearing , Sessions , who was a close Trump adviser during the battle for the presidency, said it was a "detestable and appalling lie" to suggest that he participated in or was aware of any collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign.

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  • Jeff Sessions testifies before Senate
Jeff Sessions testifies before Senate

You're impeding this investigation". Barely a month after Trump dismissed Comey, rumors have been circulating that he may yet seek to sack Robert Mueller , the special counsel appointed following the FBI chief's ouster to head the agency's Russian Federation investigation.

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  • Talks between Conservative Party, DUP over power deal are 'ongoing'
Talks between Conservative Party, DUP over power deal are 'ongoing'

May said on Tuesday that talks with the DUP had been productive - a view shared by DUP leader Arlene Foster - and that Brexit negotiations would begin as planned next week. He added: "I'm sure we all look forward to welcoming the Queen's Speech just as soon as the coalition of chaos has been negotiated". The party will offer support for key v...

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  • Speaker Ryan: Mueller Firing Rumors Are 'Not Something to Debate' Here
Speaker Ryan: Mueller Firing Rumors Are 'Not Something to Debate' Here

SESSIONS: Well, I think I probably could say that with confidence because I've recused from the investigation. Ruddy said Mueller has some "conflicts" because his former law firm, Wilmer Hale, also represents Ivanka Trump , the president's daughter, and her husband Jared Kushner.

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  • North Korea frees American student; parents say he's in coma
North Korea frees American student; parents say he's in coma

June 6-11, 2017 - After consulting the president, Tillerson instructs State Department representative Yun to prepare to travel to North Korea with the intention of bringing Warmbier back to the United States. When they spoke to CNN on May 3, they said they had not seen or heard from Otto since his supposed confession. "We are aware of his visit",...

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  • Rosenstein Says He Wouldn't Fire Special Counsel Mueller Without Good Cause
Rosenstein Says He Wouldn't Fire Special Counsel Mueller Without Good Cause

Ruddy agrees that the move would be a wrong move, but dismissed the investigation Mueller is overseeing. Rosenstein clarified at a Senate Appropriations Justice, Science and Related Agencies subcommittee hearing that he, and not Attorney General Jeff SessionsJeff SessionsRosenstein declines questions about Sessions recusal Deputy AG Rosenstein: N...

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  • Senator Kamala Harris Was Interrupted by Her Male Colleagues - Again
Senator Kamala Harris Was Interrupted by Her Male Colleagues - Again

However, he ultimately co-signed the letter recommending Comey's firing, something Comey suggested was unusual. Further, Sessions said he could not "recall" any meetings with Russian officials that have not been disclosed, nor did he have memory of conversations with other people tied to Russia .

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  • Police arrest 19-year-old man
Police arrest 19-year-old man

Metropolitan Police Commander Dean Haydon praised the bravery of the police officers and members of public who tackled the three - despite the possibility they could have been killed in an explosion. "It is hard to speculate what the motive was for wearing the belts, Mr Haydon said". We had some updates on the radio about at least three men a...

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  • Inmates on run after 2 prison guards are killed, officials say
Inmates on run after 2 prison guards are killed, officials say

That tweet also states the reward is expected to increase. Two armed inmates escaped with the guards' .40-caliber Glocks. The manhunt is ongoing, and Putnam Sheriff Howard Sills told the outlet they are not sure where the escapees have gone.

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  • Trump Jr. tweets: Jeff Sessions 'crushed it' in opening statement
Trump Jr. tweets: Jeff Sessions 'crushed it' in opening statement

Sessions revealed Tuesday that he and Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein had discussed Comey and his handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while she was secretary of state. Sessions then repeated that he had agreed with Comey and had a conversation with him about proper lines of communication with...

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  • Pedroia's single wins it in 11th; Red Sox beat Phillies 6-5
Pedroia's single wins it in 11th; Red Sox beat Phillies 6-5

Given the success he had his last time out, limiting the Orioles to one run over seven innings, this just appears to be a blip on the radar and not something more serious related to his arm health. Howie Kendrick went 3-6 with three singles. Tommy Joseph had a two-run single and former Red Sox Daniel Nava three hits for the Phillies , who...

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  • U.S. attorney general next in scandal's spotlight
U.S. attorney general next in scandal's spotlight

The appearance before the Senate intelligence committee comes one week after former FBI Director Comey cryptically told lawmakers the bureau had expected Sessions to recuse himself weeks before he did from an investigation into contacts between Trump campaign associates and Russian Federation during the 2016 election.

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  • Secretary of State says NKorea releases USA citizen Warmbier
Secretary of State says NKorea releases USA citizen Warmbier

The unpredictable Trump has offered mixed messages to Kim Jong-un, saying he would be "honored" to meet him under the right conditions and once describing the young leader as "a pretty smart cookie". Democratic Senator Sherrod Brown of Cleveland said the country's "despicable actions ... must be condemned". They say that Otto Warmbier is on a Med...

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