• Peace returns to MP, says Shivraj Singh Chouhan, breaks his fast
Peace returns to MP, says Shivraj Singh Chouhan, breaks his fast

While Chouhan, who has invited the protesters for dialogue, met various people through the day, a farmers delegation was dismayed when he turned down their demand of a loan waiver and began a protest opposite him. "We had appealed to farmers to reach out to the masses using such platforms", said Kedar Sirohi, leader of the Aam Kisan Union, a farm...

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  • Scalise remains in critical condition following third surgery
Scalise remains in critical condition following third surgery

Although the weather in Washington looks headed toward a near-flawless summer night, an obvious and immovable shadow is being cast over Thursday night's Congressional Baseball Game - a tradition that began more than a century ago . Richmond and others in both parties say Scalise will be at the top of their minds. In stark silence, they paid tr...

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  • Trump reportedly being investigated for obstruction of justice
Trump reportedly being investigated for obstruction of justice

Moscow has denied USA intelligence agencies' conclusion that it interfered in last year's election campaign to try to tilt the vote in Trump's favour. In a pair of earlier tweets , Trump called the investigation "phony" and the "greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history". The acronym is a reference to his campaign slogan, Make America ...

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  • London Mayor Sadiq says Trump's state visit to United Kingdom should be cancelled
London Mayor Sadiq says Trump's state visit to United Kingdom should be cancelled

Some have even suggested that Trump's decision to single out Sadiq Khan , a Muslim, for criticism was a reflection of Trump's Islamophobic attitudes. "Some people with a propensity for self-destructive behavior can't seem to help themselves, President Trump apparently among them", the Journal wrote.

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  • Belleville man who shot congressman was living in van, called loner
Belleville man who shot congressman was living in van, called loner

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) remains in critical condition after being shot in the hip, while three people were also wounded and expected to recover. Crystal Griner, one of the Capitol Police officers, was hit in the ankle and is in good condition at MedStar Washington. Hodgkinson did openly support Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders ,...

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  • Sen. Grassley: Judiciary Committee Investigating Comey's Firing
Sen. Grassley: Judiciary Committee Investigating Comey's Firing

The leaders of the Senate intelligence committee say In a statement issued Wednesday that they "look forward to future engagements" with Robert Mueller . It is the most significant sign that Mueller's investigation is extending beyond questions of Russian interference in the 2016 election. Comey told senators he believed Trump fired him becaus...

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  • London blaze: Mother throws baby out the window from 9th floor
London blaze: Mother throws baby out the window from 9th floor

Almost 78 people were injured, and 34 remain in hospitals across London - 18 of them in critical condition. A "good half" of the building has yet to be searched according to Fire Commissioner Dany Cotton, who explained that additional shoring up was needed for firefighters to access the upper floors.

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  • Emergency meeting with EVERY high-rise landlord called in Manchester after Grenfell fire
Emergency meeting with EVERY high-rise landlord called in Manchester after Grenfell fire

The Grammy-winning musician was at the place of the disaster around midnight, according to an eyewitness. Newham Council has sought to allay fears that the building is a hazard following the massive fire on Wednesday morning which engulfed Grenfell Tower and killed at least 17 people and left 74 injured.

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  • DUP deal with May not likely before next week
DUP deal with May not likely before next week

Adams' claim comes after former Conservative Prime Minister John Major voiced his serious reservations about a deal between the Tories and the DUP to prop up the Conservative government. 'And we told her very directly that she was in breach of the Good Friday agreement and we itemised those matters in which she was dilatory or in default in relat...

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  • Other view: Scalise shooting: Playing congressional baseball game shows needed unity
Other view: Scalise shooting: Playing congressional baseball game shows needed unity

Peter King, R-Iowa, Newt Gingrich, Rush Limbaugh and others to blame it on the left's harsh criticism of President Trump. He died after officers in Scalise's security detail fired back at him. A law enforcement official says the gunman who wounded a top Republican congressman and several other people during an early morning baseball practice lega...

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  • White House now a crime scene
White House now a crime scene

President Trump has so far made no comments on the latest report . Grassley on Tuesday stopped short of ruling out establishing a congressional investigation into the question of whether Trump obstructed justice. Mr Mueller was named as a special counsel by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , eight days after Mr Comey's dismissal to lead ...

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  • Sessions: No collusion, no stonewalling, no recall
Sessions: No collusion, no stonewalling, no recall

Sessions said , "I think he's incorrect", and added that he felt Comey had been in the DOJ for so long that he "knew those policies probably a good deal better than I do". Comey's failure to follow protocol became a topic of Attorney General Jeff Sessions's testimony before the Senate intelligence committee on June 13, regarding Comey's accou...

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  • Trump expresses more frustration over Russian Federation investigation
Trump expresses more frustration over Russian Federation investigation

It is not clear whether the White House could use executive privilege to try to block them from speaking to the investigators. Trump responded to reports he is personally being investigated for obstruction of justice with a characteristic scorched earth defense: claiming mistreatment of historic proportions and calling into question the pro...

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  • Mueller meets with Senate Russia investigators - KXLF.com | Continuous News | Butte, Montana
Mueller meets with Senate Russia investigators - KXLF.com | Continuous News | Butte, Montana

Former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey told Congress last week he believes he was sacked by Mr Trump to undermine the agency's Russian Federation probe. The Post previously reported that Trump had called Coats and Rogers and asked them to publicly deny there was any evidence linking the Trump campaign to Russia's me...

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  • London fire: PM May orders public inquiry
London fire: PM May orders public inquiry

Many people from the lower floors had a chance to escape the Grenfell Tower inferno, including some who were alerted by Muslim residents who were awake for their early-morning suhoor dinner - a meal eaten before fasting during the holy month of Ramadan.

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  • Rodman says trying to 'open doors' between US, North Korea
Rodman says trying to 'open doors' between US, North Korea

Speaking at the news conference held after a three-week trip to North Korea , Stephen Linton, Chairman of the Eugene Bell Foundation, said Seoul was asking for sensitive information from NGOs that many were not comfortable handing over. Officials in Washington and Pyongyang said Rodman played no role in the release. It is home to arguably the ...

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  • Trump rips reports of obstruction probe, 'phony collusion' case
Trump rips reports of obstruction probe, 'phony collusion' case

The special counsel investigating Russian meddling in last year's presidential election has reportedly expanded the probe and is examining whether President Trump obstructed justice . Investigators for the special counsel investigating questions of Russian interference in the 2016 election will soon speak to senior intelligence officials, a s...

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  • FIFA gives refs procedures to combat discrimination at Confederations Cup
FIFA gives refs procedures to combat discrimination at Confederations Cup

Federation Internationale de Football Association has fallen short of its commitment to protect workers on Russia's World Cup stadiums who have been forced to do backbreaking labour in freezing conditions without appropriate clothing and not knowing if they will be paid, according to Human Rights Watch .

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  • Farmers begin their agitation; block highways in Haryana, Rajasthan
Farmers begin their agitation; block highways in Haryana, Rajasthan

However, the ambulances were give way by the protesting farmers. "At a meeting in the national capital on Saturday, the Rashtriya Kisan Mahasangh, a group of 62 farmers' unions, announced that it will block traffic for three hours on all national highways across the country", Bharatiya Kisan Union leader from Haryana Gurnam Singh said.

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  • Blast at China kindergarten; reports of casualties
Blast at China kindergarten; reports of casualties

Officials from the city of Xuzhou, which administers the county, confirmed that seven people had died and said 66 had been injured in the explosion, nine of them seriously. Some people on China's Twitter-like Weibo website said the use of gas canisters by food stalls posed a danger. Last month 11 kindgarteners were killed in China when their scho...

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