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BJP picks up Ram Nath Kovind as presidential candidate

Jagan Mohan Reddy, its chief, said on Twitter , "I and my party, wholeheartedly support the candidature of Sri Ram Nath Kovind Ji, Dalit leader and a fine Statesman, as Presidential nominee". Modi also telephoned Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu and informed him on NDA's choice as the latter "praised the Prime Minister for choosing the right candidate for the highest post". Read More »

Maha BJP prepared for mid-term polls: Fadnavis

The BJP-led NDA (including Sena) has total of 52 MPs. He was responding to questions at a press conference about ally Shiv Sena, which has often been critical of the BJP and the Modi government, suggesting the name of M S Swaminathan, known for steering India's Green Revolution, as its presidential choice. Read More »

Syria tensions rise as Russia, Iran send US warnings

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In a statement, the Syrian military described the downing of its plane as an act of "blatant aggression" on the part of the United States and accused the USA of coordinating with ISIS . The U.S. military confirmed that one of its F-18 Super Hornets shot down a Syrian jet that had dropped bombs near the U.S. partner forces SDF . The SDF were driven from the town during the attack, the coalition announced in a statement on Sunday. Read More »

Brexit negotiations begin in Brussels

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Mr Davis said Britain's negotiating position had not changed as a result of his Conservative Party's poor showing in recent elections . The meeting came after pressure from Brussels to set a date close to 19 June , as the European Council three days later would be a good chance for Barnier to inform the EU-27 about how the negotiations are to take place. Read More »

London and Brussels will start negotiations on a Brexit 19 Jun

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First on the table, Mr. Barnier said, was "identifying priorities" such as the border in Ireland and setting out a timetable for the talks. Mr Barnier's insistence on sticking to the EU's priorities for the negotiations comes after Mr Davis appeared to soften his stance on the schedule for the talks. Read More »

Winner's parents speak out, say 'she's a good person'

The New York Times reports that victor became a contractor with the National Security Agency earlier this year after leaving the Air Force, moving to Georgia to work out of a government eavesdropping center there. "The important thing is making sure she receives a fair trial". Victor remained locked up Tuesda. A federal contractor has been arrested following the leak of a classified intelligence report that suggests Russian hackers attacked at least one USA voting software supplier days ... Read More »

Une majorité écrasante pour Macron — FRANCE / Législatives

Une féminisation sans précédent, enfin, puisqu'il y a désormais 223 députées. C'est donc un profond bouleversement du paysage politique à l'Assemblée qui émane de ces législatives. Pas plus que pour Jean-Frédéric Poisson (Parti chrétien-démocrate) ou Jérôme Chartier, ex-bras droit de Fillon. Le Parti socialiste n'a plus de tête. Read More »

Russian Federation suspends cooperation with United States in Syrian airspace

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Navy F-18 Super Hornet shot down the Syrian fighter after the fighter bombed members of the U.S. -backed Syrian Democratic Forces , who are attempting to recapture Raqqa , the self-declared IS capital. Meanwhile, Russian news agencies quoted Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov as saying on June 19 that the United States should respect Syria's territorial integrity and refrain from unilateral actions in this country. Read More »

MI man shot in chest improves after congressional shooting

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Scalise, 51, was one of four people shot by gunman James T. Hodgkinson - who was killed by Capitol Police at the park. According to the statement, Mika underwent additional surgery that doctors say went well. Scalise will need more operations for his injuries, but doctors can't yet predict how many are necessary. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Supporters of House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., hold signs before the Congressional baseball game, Thursday, June 15, 2017, in Washington. Read More »

Blumenthal to hold 'field hearing' on health care overhaul

A senior aide told CBS News' Steven Portnoy that Democrats will begin a series of parliamentary moves at 4 p.m. ET Monday in an effort to slow the Senate agenda. "If you get a copy of it, will you send me a copy?" BENNETT: But I talked to a staffer today who put it to me this way. And the president probably will sign the bill, even though it's doubtful he will know what's in it. Read More »

Speaker Ryan visits Scalise following additional surgeries

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The bullet fractured several bones and injured internal organs, causing severe internal bleeding. President Donald Trump visited Scalise at the hospital Wednesday night with his wife, Melania Trump. This article has been updated . Mr Scalise remains in critical condition in the intensive care unit, but his risk of death is "substantially lower than when he came in", Mr Sava said . Read More »

Ce qu'il faut retenir du second tour — Législatives

C'est un ancien député socialiste, qui s'est rallié dès le début à Emmanuel Macron . Tous deux feront leur entrée pour la première fois au palais Bourbon dès la semaine prochaine. Il a déjà ouvert les discussion avec les syndicats pour avancer sur la refonte du code du travail, chantier prioritaire très attendu par ses partenaires européens. Read More »

Democrats look to slow down GOP's secretive Obamacare repeal plans

But when asked directly whether White House legislative aides have seen a draft, Spicer said: "I don't know". According to Bloomberg News' Sahil Kapur , Senate Democrats plan to use various procedural methods to fight the passage of the American Health Care Act, or "Trumpcare" as it's come to be known. Read More »

Democrats to halt Senate business over Obamacare repeal

Liberal activists have been urging Schumer and other Senate Democrats to adopt the last-ditch strategy for weeks. The left-leaning lawmakers noted that the Senate has not yet held a single public hearing on the American Health Care Act (AHCA) set for a vote before July 4, which Sanders called an "embarrassing, disastrous process and an embarrassing, disastrous bill". Read More »

PM: Details of agreement with DUP will be made public

The two dominant parties in Northern Ireland , Sinn Fein and the DUP , both have terrorist origins and once killed each other. On Monday, Mr Coveney said: "As the representative of the Irish Government at the talks, I will do my utmost to support the parties in reaching an agreement which ensures that the integrity of the Good Friday Agreement is fully protected, that all of its institutions function effectively and fairly and that previous agreements are honourably implemented". Read More »

Résultats élections législatives : Emmanuel Macron obtient la majorité absolue

Une élection marquée par une abstention record d'environ 57%, un taux de participation le plus bas pour des législatives sous la Ve République. Six ministres du gouvernement d'Edouard Philippe sont également en lice. 3 sièges reviennent au radicaux de gauche. Quant au Parti socialiste , à la France insoumise et au Front national , ils ont gagné respectivement 29, 27 et 8 places dans cette institution. Read More »

Woman gangraped, thrown out of auto in Greater Noida

A female passerby noticed the woman lying on the roadside on Tuesday morning and informed police. The woman was found lying on the road near Kasna police station at Greater Noida . However, no FIR is lodged yet. The woman had come Gurgaon 10 to 15 days earlier and was staying with her family in Sohna area. The woman was taken to a hospital for a medical examination where the police took her statement and began further probe. Read More »

Dan Snyder 'Thrilled' with Supreme Court decision that benefits Redskins

According to an opinion written by Justice Samuel Alito , "The disparagement clause violates the First Amendment's Free Speech Clause". The court ruled in favor of " The Slants " front man Simon Tam , who was rejected by the U.S. The court decided the ban on registering "scandalous, immoral, or disparaging remarks" violated the First Amendment. "If the federal registration of a trademark makes the mark government speech, the federal government is babbling prodigiously and ... Read More »

Vatican: Pope to visit Chile and Peru, in January 2018

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The cities on the Argentine-born pontiff's itinerary include Chile's capital, Santiago, and the Peruvian capital, Lima. The communique from Greg Burke, Director of the Holy See Press Office, said the Pope's trip came at the invitation of the respective Heads of State and Bishops. Read More »

UN agency: survivors says some 126 migrants died in wreck

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Nearly 130 migrants were feared to have drowned off the coast of Libya after smugglers stole the engine from their overloaded rubber dinghy, causing it to sink. The survivors said some 130 people, a lot of them Sudanese, had been aboard. That boat was later rescued and its passengers transferred to a coast guard vessel. Read More »

Missing, Presumed Dead Following London Tower Inferno

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Labour MP for Tottenham, David Lammy, whose friend Khadija Saye died in the fire, has called for transparency and urged the police to ensure that all records relating to the damned tower block are seized immediately. He says it will take weeks or longer to recover and identify all the dead at the building. Police said 19 injured in the fire remain hospitalized, including 10 who were in critical condition. Read More »

Restoring powersharing the priority as Brexit talks begin, says Irish minister

The uncertainty surrounding the Prime Minister's grip on power continued as Philip Hammond was set to deliver a keynote Mansion House address on the economy and Brexit on Tuesday. They told me the United Kingdom would vote Remain, they said Theresa May would win a commanding majority, now they tell me that the deal with the Democratic Unionist Party is essential for our national stability. Read More »

USA student held by North Korea dies

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Surrounded by his loving family, Otto died today at 2:20pm. Family members thanked the hospital's staff for the care they provided Warmbier but said, "The very bad torturous mistreatment our son received at the hands of the North Koreans ensured that no other outcome was possible beyond the sad one we experienced today". Read More »

Silicon Valley CEOs meet with Trump for second tech summit

The White House pool reporters explained that Kushner was surprised to see that the work force wasn't resistant to change, which he mistakenly believed upon entering government. White House senior adviser Jared Kushner , left, with the assistance of Assistant to the President Chris Liddell, right, tries to quiet the audience so he can speak at the opening session of the White House meeting with technology Chief Executive Officers to mark "technology week", Monday, June 19, 2017, in the Indian ... Read More »