• One more MP farmer dies, toll rises to six
One more MP farmer dies, toll rises to six

In April, the new Uttar Pradesh government of Yogi Adityanath chose to waive farm loans. Mandsaur has been kept out of bounds for political leaders by the state administration in the wake of wide spread violence following the death of five farmers in police firing during the agitation.

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  • India, Pakistan trade fire in Kashmir killing 2
India, Pakistan trade fire in Kashmir killing 2

Since June 1, Pakistan has violated nine ceasefires in the Valley. The Indian Army DGMO reportedly highlighted needless escalations by Pakistani Army and also conveyed India's commitment of maintaining peace and tranquility, "which is contingent to Pakistan Army's intentions and actions".

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  • Buhari directs Osinbajo to sign 2017 budget
Buhari directs Osinbajo to sign 2017 budget

The budget, it was further gathered, would be signed at an event to be attended by all relevant stakeholders, including the leaders of the National Assembly and chairmen of committees such as appropriation, finance, legislative budget and research, among others.

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  • British PM Theresa May seeks lifeline after bruising election result
British PM Theresa May seeks lifeline after bruising election result

However, Defense Secretary Michael Fallon said on the Andrew Marr show he believed the Conservative Party and the DUP will be able to hold together in government. It is just how long she is going to remain on death row. In fact, Labour massively outperformed expectations by offering a message of "hope" to younger voters , who in turn deliver...

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  • German Chancellor Angela Merkel: EU ready for Brexit talks
German Chancellor Angela Merkel: EU ready for Brexit talks

Guy Verhofstadt , the European Parliament's top Brexit official, is eager to get talks started. One of the European Union's top politicians has warned the United Kingdom against delaying Brexit negotiations and risking leaving without a deal in place as a result.

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  • Theresa May: A dead woman walking?
Theresa May: A dead woman walking?

While the to-and-fro between Downing Street and the DUP was unfolding, several British newspapers were reporting that some prominent Conservatives, including Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Brexit minister David Davis, were being urged by supporters to challenge May for the party leadership.

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  • Telugu poet and writer C Narayana Reddy dies at 85
Telugu poet and writer C Narayana Reddy dies at 85

In fact, Jr NTR asked Narayana to write all his songs. Reddy was awarded the prestigious Jnanpith award in 1988 for his poetic work Visvambara which was also translated in three other languages. He had a close association with NT Rama Rao. To the film industry, literary services provided by sinar are never memorable. Reddy was also honoured ...

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  • General Election 2017: How long can Theresa May survive?
General Election 2017: How long can Theresa May survive?

Downing Street says it hopes to finalize the deal next week, after Parliament resumes sitting. Asked whether a Conservative-DUP deal would endanger the peace agreement, Irish Foreign Minister Charlie Flanagan told ITV: "Not necessarily the case".

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  • A hung Parliament - 5 things to know
A hung Parliament - 5 things to know

This means no checkpoints or intrusive enforcement. Yesterday, she defended her proposals to govern with the DUP after the recent losses sustained by the Conservative Party. The DUP, a small but now influential political party, said it would consider a " confidence and supply " agreement by which it would provide support in the House of C...

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  • Queen's Speech date in UK Parliament in doubt
Queen's Speech date in UK Parliament in doubt

The move comes as the Prime Minister scrambles to secure a deal with the Northern Irish DUP. A delay could risk the Queen's attendance at Royal Ascot next week. The Northern Ireland secretary, James Brokenshire, meanwhile said the Queen's speech "remains on track". However, Mr Davis told Sky News it was possible the first round of negotia...

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  • UK General Election Results Show Rejection of 'Hard Brexit'
UK General Election Results Show Rejection of 'Hard Brexit'

May was under pressure to fire her most senior advisers, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, blamed by many Conservatives for steering the election campaign toward disaster. Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny tweeted Sunday that he had spoken with May "and indicated my concern that nothing should happen to put (the Good Friday Agreement) at risk".

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  • Dashcam footage of Tiger Woods' DUI arrest released by police
Dashcam footage of Tiger Woods' DUI arrest released by police

Upon approaching the vehicle, the police discovered that both wheels on the driver's side had been twisted, while the respective tires were flat, indicating that Woods had recently hit something - you'll find the photos of the damaged auto in the lower part of the gallery to your right.

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  • European Union and United Kingdom citizens should not fret over Brexit future, Davis says
European Union and United Kingdom citizens should not fret over Brexit future, Davis says

Brussels' chief negotiator Michel Barnier has said the talks would begin when Britain was ready, suggesting he would consider a short delay. Seeking to set the tone, David Davis , the cabinet member in charge of European Union exit negotiations, says speculation about her removal is "unbelievably self-indulgent".

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  • May agrees deal with DUP to cling on to power
May agrees deal with DUP to cling on to power

Number 10 had earlier said: "We can confirm that the Democratic Unionist Party have agreed to the principles of an outline agreement to support the Conservative Government on a confidence and supply basis when Parliament returns next week".

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  • Theresa May is a dead woman walking
Theresa May is a dead woman walking

Emboldened, the SNP campaigned for this week's election on a promise to hold a second referendum. No party was able to win more than 326 seats, which is needed to form a majority in Commons, in the election. This is still on. He says Labour will seek to vote down May's Queen's Speech, in which she sets out her programme for government. Mr Johns...

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  • PM Narendra Modi to meet Donald Trump for first time this month
PM Narendra Modi to meet Donald Trump for first time this month

Under the previous Obama Administration, Modi had a record number of eight meetings with Barack Obama . The meeting will be interesting, since it will also be India's first diplomatic discussion with the United States after the latter pulled out of the Paris Climate Accord.

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  • Congress to relaunch 'National Herald' today
Congress to relaunch 'National Herald' today

Speaking at a function of the National Herald newspaper here, he said , "The power of truth is being completely replaced with the truth of power and anybody who attempts to speak the truth and stand for it is being pushed aside". I met them, they told me", he said, adding, "The government is forcing everyone into silence. The opposition part...

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  • Cleveland Cavaliers vs. GS Warriors Game 4: What We Learned
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. GS Warriors Game 4: What We Learned

Only seven other teams in National Basketball Association history have sent four players in one season to the All-Star Game , with this one boasting the last two players to win the MVP award, including Steph becoming the first unanimous MVP the year prior.

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  • DUP will use increased influence responsibly, Arlene Foster says
DUP will use increased influence responsibly, Arlene Foster says

After a disastrous election for her party, British Prime Minister Theresa May will now finish assembling her new Cabinet and prepare for the start of Brexit talks. A buoyant Jeremy Corbyn , however, said in an interview with the Sunday Mirror: "I can still be Prime Minister". The Green Party warned that a Conservative government propped up b...

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  • Pakistan confirms Chinese couple killed after IS claim
Pakistan confirms Chinese couple killed after IS claim

It did not say what kind of preachers they were, nor did it say if the Korean was from North Korea or South Korea. The two were abducted by armed men pretending to be policemen on May 24 in Quetta, the provincial capital of Baluchistan province.

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