• Modi meets Xi amidst differences over NSG bid, CPEC
Modi meets Xi amidst differences over NSG bid, CPEC

PM Modi also expressed his gratitude towards the other member countries that supported India's membership to SCO. The SCO is a Eurasian political, economic, and military organization which was founded in 1996 in Shanghai by the leaders of China , Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia , Tajikistan , and Uzbekistan .

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  • Donald Trump to restrict Cuba travel and trade in latest Obama rollback
Donald Trump to restrict Cuba travel and trade in latest Obama rollback

On Thursday, he said that change is coming. "And we've already seen significant changes", said Williams. In practice, however, many recent changes to boost ties to Cuba will stay as they are. "Travel brings people and cultures together, so we are excited about the upcoming cruises to Cuba for our guests", Carnival said. Those on both sides of the...

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  • Iran's Revolutionary Guard strikes Syria for Tehran attacks
Iran's Revolutionary Guard strikes Syria for Tehran attacks

The launch of surface-to-surface medium range missiles into Syria's Deir el-Zour province comes as Islamic State militants fleeing a US -led coalition onslaught increasingly try to fortify their positions there. Iran has sent to Syria military advisers as well as thousands of "volunteer" fighters recruited among its own nationals as well as the S...

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  • France election: President Macron could secure parliamentary landslide
France election: President Macron could secure parliamentary landslide

Surveys before the ballot had suggested LREM could win as many as 470 seats. While some were skeptical of his youth and inexperience-not to mention his brief participation in the unpopular government of his predecessor, Francois Hollande-Macron's party, La Republique En Marche, is poised to become a dominant force in French politics.

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  • Trump confirms he is being investigated over firing of Federal Bureau of Investigation director
Trump confirms he is being investigated over firing of Federal Bureau of Investigation director

US President Donald Trump wrote on his Twitter account that he is "being investigated for firing the Federal Bureau of Investigation director by the man who told me to fire the Federal Bureau of Investigation director!" "Witch Hunt", the president wrote.

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  • Macron holds a meetings with European leaders in Paris
Macron holds a meetings with European leaders in Paris

But his alliance with the French Communist Party could end up giving them more seats than Le Pen's National Front - even if her party gets more votes. Le Pen's defeat, as well as her poor performance in the presidential debate against Macron and an internal party controversy over whether to continue to defend a French exit from the euro, have demob...

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  • Expect President Trump to Serve 8 Year in the Oval Office
Expect President Trump to Serve 8 Year in the Oval Office

Deomcratic Sen. Dick Durbin said Friday that President Donald Trump will put the country at the "brink of a constitutional crisis" if he fires special counsel Robert Mueller . "I think the President, I know because we've talked about it". His reputation is impeccable for honesty and integrity. The former speaker tweeted Thursday that Mueller...

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  • Adele makes tearful visit to Grenfell Tower to meet with the victims
Adele makes tearful visit to Grenfell Tower to meet with the victims

At least 12 people were killed in the blaze that started early Wednesday morning, police said. My prayers are with everybody involved my heart is beating so fast, ' she posted. Other Twitter users who discovered Adele's attendance quickly penned: 'i'm so proud stanning a humble & genuine human being like you. i love you so much, queen ❤️ @Adele.

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  • Rep. Scalise upgraded from critical to serious condition after another surgery
Rep. Scalise upgraded from critical to serious condition after another surgery

In an interview with NOLA.com, LSU athletic director Joe Alleva said he responded to a request for gear by sending hats, towels and shirts for both the Democratic and Republican teams to wear. On Thursday night Scalise was honored at the annual congressional baseball game at Nationals Stadium, where a record crowd showed up. He has undergone ...

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  • Turkish soldiers hospitalized with food poisoning
Turkish soldiers hospitalized with food poisoning

Manisa prosecutor's office said in a statement on Sunday that 731 soldiers were affected from the meal. Defense Minister Fikri Işık and Commander of Turkish Land Forces Gen. On Saturday, 69 soldiers suffering from similar symptoms were also hospitalized. Administrative and legal proceedings have been launched into the incident and the tender with...

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  • McCartney, Rowling promoted in the queen's Birthday Honors
McCartney, Rowling promoted in the queen's Birthday Honors

The 96-year-old, who has been the subject of a number of campaigns to get him knighted, said the MBE was "as much honour" as he could "really expect". TALENTED, dedicated and community minded Oldhamers have been named as award recipients in this year's Queen's Birthday Honours list. Actress Olivia de Havilland, who starred in Gone With The Wi...

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  • Portugal forest fire victims die in their cars as flames engulf road
Portugal forest fire victims die in their cars as flames engulf road

Nearly 60 people, including several children, have also been injured as temperatures topped 40C yesterday and making it one of the nation's deadliest fire tragedies. Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said in a message in Portuguese, published on Twitter , that his thoughts were with the victims and praised firefighters for their bravery.

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  • Trump lawyer says President isn't under investigation, despite tweets
Trump lawyer says President isn't under investigation, despite tweets

And he seemed to accuse Rod Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general, of leading a "witch hunt". Mr Rosenstein has said privately he may need to recuse himself from matters relating to the Russian Federation probe because he could become a witness in the investigation , ABC News reported on Friday.

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  • Mayor of London again calls on Trump to cancel state visit
Mayor of London again calls on Trump to cancel state visit

We have a special relationship and we should work closely with the Americans. "Our special relationship with the USA means that we will stand up and speak out when something is wrong, and Donald Trump is wrong about many things". "One thing we know about President Trump is he does jab back", Collins added. "It is a reality I'm afraid that...

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  • New Zealand beaten in Confederations Cup opener
New Zealand beaten in Confederations Cup opener

Russia , a record low 63rd in FIFA's world rankings, face Portugal on Wednesday while New Zealand play Mexico the same day. "We achieved a very good result and at times a very good game. The post Confederations Cups:Russia Cruise Past New Zealand appeared first on leadership.ng . Russian authorities insist that the Confederations Cup's...

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  • Russian President thanks FIFA as Confederation Cup begins
Russian President thanks FIFA as Confederation Cup begins

The hosts almost went ahead after after seven minutes when Viktor Vasin's glancing header crashed against the upright with Stefan Marinovic well beaten. KAZAN , Russia (AP) - Cristiano Ronaldo is finally getting an attacking partner he can count on. In their opener the Chileans meet African champions Cameroon , who return to this competiti...

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  • Russian Federation get off to winning start, beat New Zealand — FIFA Confederations Cup
Russian Federation get off to winning start, beat New Zealand — FIFA Confederations Cup

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has insisted he is focused exclusively on representing Portugal in the aim for Confederations Cup glory, instead of a rumoured move to former club Manchester United. " If this trip is a sign of what's to come, let's hope that we are back next year, too ", said Fred. New Zealand almost pulled a goal back ...

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  • Detroit girl in 'very critical' condition after dog mauling
Detroit girl in 'very critical' condition after dog mauling

Police spokeswoman Jennifer Moreno says the girl was in "very critical" condition Sunday at a Detroit hospital following Saturday's attack. The child's 55-year-old aunt intervened in an attempt to stop the attack, but the dog then turned on her, wounding her leg.

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  • Ronaldo to leave Real Madrid?
Ronaldo to leave Real Madrid?

Giovani dos Santos and Mexico opened the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup on Sunday with a hard-fought 2-2 draw against the reigning European champions Portugal in Kazan . Federation Internationale de Football Association is trialing the use of video assistants and wants them to be used at next year's World Cup in Russia.

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  • Third London terror attacks suspect could be Italian-Moroccan Youssef Zaghba
Third London terror attacks suspect could be Italian-Moroccan Youssef Zaghba

He was on an Italian watch list and was reportedly stopped in Bologna, where his mother still makes her home. The identities of the other suspects, Khuram Shazad Butt and Rachid Redouane , also of East London , were announced Monday. She added that police told her they were unable to formally identify him until the coroner's report is released....

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