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Coderre freine la réorganisation — Jardin botanique

Coderre. L'ai rassuré. Pas question (de) réforme administrative ". L'administration du maire de Montréal, Denis Coderre, a confirmé vendredi que la réforme administrative annoncée à Espace pour la vie, qui suscitait des inquiétudes surtout quant à l'avenir du Jardin botanique, n'aura finalement pas lieu. Read More »

N Korea conducts yet another rocket engine test

North Korea has held yet another missile test on Wednesday, a US official says. North Korea has tested a new rocket engine as part of its efforts to build a missile capable of reaching the American mainland, USA officials said. "We've said many times that China is making unremitting efforts to resolve the Korean peninsula nuclear issue, and plays an active and constructive role", he said. Read More »

Renewed calls to oust Nancy Pelosi: Darcy cartoon

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Tuesday night, 55-year-old Republican candidate Karen Handel defeated 30-year-old Democratic hopeful Jon Ossoff and secured the seat in Georgia's 6 District in the most expensive congressional race in USA history. Indeed, some Democratic lawmakers in the House are now afraid that their party will lose seats to the GOP in next year's midterm elections. "This is certainly something that we have to discuss because it's clear that, I think, across the board in the Democratic Party we need ... Read More »

German Chancellor Angela Merkel to Open gamescom 2017

The announcement was made earlier today by organizer Koelnmesse and the BIU or the German Trade Association of Interactive Entertainment Software. This is the first time a German Chancellor has opened the event. "The participation of the Chancellor is a sign of great appreciation for us", says Gerald Böse, President and Chief Executive Officer of Koelnmesse. Read More »

ADL urges hate crime probe in slaying of US Muslim teen

A 22-year-old man has been arrested and charged with murder . Nabra Hassanen was walking home from a McDonald's with a group of friends after having attended night prayers at a local mosque in Sterling, Virginia , when police say they got into a dispute with a man driving a auto, prompting the group to flee. Read More »

US Rep. Scalise, wounded in Virginia shooting, is out of ICU

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Originally listed as critical, his condition has improved over the past week and a half. Scalise had been upgraded to serious condition last Saturday, four days after he was shot in the hip by a gunman in Alexandria, Virginia. The shooting occurred as 25 to 30 Republican members of the House and Senate had gathered for an early morning practice a day before the annual charity game, which was played on June 15. Read More »

Cybereason Receives $100M Series D Funding from SoftBank

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SoftBank has invested in Cybereason's previous funding rounds , which have also included participation from companies such as CRV, Spark Capital and Lockheed Martin. Cybereason said its proprietary, automated SaaS cybersecurity technology and monitoring services have protected hundreds of Fortune 1000 companies from attacks including, most recently, the global WannaCry Ransomware attack. Read More »

Philippine rebels escape from school after hostages freed

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The enemy has withdrawn. they failed", Padilla said late on Wednesday morning. The renewed attack by the Philippines military in Marawi on Tuesday may have pushed the extremists to resort to occupying a school where they can take shelter by using chidldren as sheilds. Read More »

Lavrov deplores Russophobic obsession in US

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Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said in an interview with Interfax that the new sanctions will backfire. "It already goes beyond all bounds", Lavrov said at a press conference after the talks in Moscow with his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian while commenting on new US sanctions against Russian Federation. Read More »

Iran Says Its Missile Strike in Syria Sends Message to the US

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With pro-Syrian government forces now between US -backed fighters at at-Tanf and predominantly Islamic State-controlled areas, any future offensive in the area will be hard. "The missile strikes of the Islamic Republic amounted to a direct response to US President Trump who had threatened Iran with war and isolation just recently", he said. Read More »

Four Republican senators not ready to vote for healthcare bill

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Republicans said the costs for consumers under " Obamacare " are too high, so they're advocating a new system that would force consumers to pay more . The bill proposed Thursday is viewed as slightly more moderate than the House bill , which some believe could alienate the conservative wing of the party. Read More »

Financial deal between Tories and DUP must be made public - McDonnell

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Philip Hammond has said this morning he is confident Mrs May will still strike a deal despite nearly a fortnight of stalled negotiations. Ahead of a crunch vote on the Queen's Speech, the DUP's chief whip at Westminster, insisted the chances of an agreement with the Conservative minority government was "very good". Read More »

Kovind to file nomination in Modi's presence

According to reports, all the Chief Ministers of BJP and its allies will also grace the occasion when NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind files his nomination on Friday. Top leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Chief Ministers from Uttar Pradesh , Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan will come to Delhi to join Kovind as he files his nomination paper. Read More »

Bayrou tente l'auto-persuasion : "ce n'est pas une démission"

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Collomb aura le rang de ministre d'Etat, tout comme le ministre de la transition écologique et solidaire Nicolas Hulot . Il se révèle maintenant plus important que prévu, après le départ de l'ex-socialiste Richard Ferrand (Cohésion des territoires) et des trois ministres issus du MoDem- Sylvie Goulard (Armées), et Marielle de Sarnez (Affaires européennes). Read More »

Jackie Shroff celebrated International Day of Yoga

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Since then, thousands of people hold yoga programmes across the world on this day. While speaking about importance and benefits that Yoga can have, Prime Minister said, "Many countries which do not know our language, tradition, or culture, are now connecting to India through Yoga". Read More »

L'armée pénètre dans la province de Deir Ezzor tenue par l'EI — Syrie

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Entre les 23 avril et 23 mai, 225 civils avaient trouvé la mort. Les différents raids menés par la coalition internationale depuis un mois en Syrie ont fait 472 morts selon l'OSDH. La guerre a débuté après la répression dans le sang par le régime de Bachar al-Assad de manifestations prodémocratie. Tous droits de reproduction et de représentation réservés. Read More »

Long knives come out for Pelosi as Democrat losing streak grows

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Ossoff has so far reported raising more than $23 million over the course of his campaign, which he launched with a call to "make Trump furious". Pelosi also has a long history of holding her party together through hard votes - enabling former President Barack Obama to shepherd into law a series of Democratic-backed measures in 2009 and 2010 and later forcing Republicans to grapple with the politically damaging divisions within their own ranks. Read More »

Kovind to file nomination today; Modi, NDA CMs to be there

The post of president is above party politics. India is the "largest and greatest" democracy, he said as he thanked parties that had supported his candidature. The BJP has prepared four sets for Kovind's nomination. With more than 60 per cent of the members of the president's electoral college backing Kovind, his election as the next president is virtually certain. Read More »

Johnson: Senate bill doesn't address health care costs

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Look forward to making it really special!" he wrote on Twitter. Trump publicly celebrated the House bill's passage, only to later criticize it in private as " mean ". But it then allows states to opt out of that requirement. In it, it said 71 percent of Republicans say they support repealing Obamacare . Even worse, a New York-specific amendment would take away an extra $2.3 billion in annual Medicaid money from the state. Read More »