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World News Mnuchin to visit China to discuss trade issues
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Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer will travel to China "in a few days" to talk trade, Trump said on Tuesday, adding he thinks there is a "very good chance of making a deal" of sorts with Beijing. "They trade with us", the president said. "So we're going to have a delegation, at their request, go to China". The trade action is scheduled to take effect next month after a period of review and comment by United States industries.

World News Asaram rape case: verdict expected today
Author: 0 Asaram rape case: verdict expected today

Sources claimed home secretary Rajeev Gauba had personally talked to some of senior police and administration officials in these states. A supporter of Asaram was detained today outside the Central Jail in Jodhpur where prohibitory orders have been clamped in view of a trial court verdict in the rape case.

World News Lavrov says Macron has
Author: 0 Lavrov says Macron has "colonialist" position on Syria

His comments came after Russia's daily Kommersant newspaper, citing unnamed military sources, reported Monday that Russian Federation might start supplying the anti-aircraft missile systems to Syria in the near future. "We finished at least nearly our work with respect to ISIS in Syria, ISIS in Iraq", CNN reported. "At a time that terrorists are suffering a defeat in Syria on a daily basis, such aggressive act certainly means support for these defeated groups", Rouhani said in a ...

World News G7 leaders meet at U of T, appear unified against Russian Federation
Author: 0 G7 leaders meet at U of T, appear unified against Russian Federation

Sullivan opted instead to highlight the North Korea nuclear crisis in his closing summit remarks, following Pompeo's secret mission to the Hermit Kingdom two weeks ago to pave the way for a Trump meeting with its leader, Kim Jong Un. Along with Britain and Canada, the G7 also includes the United States, Germany, France, Italy, and Japan. G7 countries accused Russian Federation of destabilizing the situation in the world, however expressed their readiness for cooperation with Moscow.

World News DFSS protests against impeachment motion on CJI
Author: 0 DFSS protests against impeachment motion on CJI

Referring to the indication given by the Congress that it would now challenge the order of the Rajya Sabha Chairman in the Supreme Court , the senior BJP leader said Parliament is supreme in its own jurisdiction and its process can not be subjected to judicial review .

World News Miguel Andujar, Gleyber Torres, Giancarlo Stanton star in Yanks' rout
Author: 0 Miguel Andujar, Gleyber Torres, Giancarlo Stanton star in Yanks' rout

He has a team-record 17-game hitting streak to begin a season, and a 24-game string dating to a year ago. Betances struck out Eddie Rosario, but Mitch Garver followed with a single to right field, with Escobar scoring when rookie second baseman Gleybar Torres couldn't catch Sanchez's attempt to nab Garver as he retreated to first.

World News Israel scraps deportations of all African asylum seekers, extends visas
Author: 0 Israel scraps deportations of all African asylum seekers, extends visas

The government notified the High Court on Tuesday that the plan had been cancelled due to failure to salvage an agreement with a third country to take in the deportees. The migrants and rights groups say they are seeking asylum and are fleeing war and persecution. Most of the migrants arrived to Israel after 2007, mainly from the Egypt's Sinai Peninsula.

World News Two Dallas police officers shot, wounded
Author: 0 Two Dallas police officers shot, wounded

The surviving officers was taken to a local hospital, one television station said. In a press conference, police identified Armando Juarez, 29, as a person of interest. Armored police vehicles were seen driving toward the Home Depot on US 75. Sources told CBS DFW's JD Miles a manhunt was underway for a suspect near a creek behind the store, and officers were seen searching a creek bed.

World News Police Continue to Seek Motive in Nashville Massacre
Author: 0 Police Continue to Seek Motive in Nashville Massacre

Police found the vehicle outside Reinking's apartment, but they did not figure out until after the attack that Reinking had apparently taken it. IL authorities returned the guns to Reinking's father, who lives in IL. The FBI says sovereign citizens believe they are separate from the US and don't have to answer to any government authority, including courts and law enforcement.

World News Qatar Denies UAE Claims its Fighter Jets Intercepted Emarati Civil Plane
Author: 0 Qatar Denies UAE Claims its Fighter Jets Intercepted Emarati Civil Plane

Qatar's claims come a day after the UAE had said a civilian aircraft carrying 86 passengers from Saudi Arabia to Abu Dhabi had been intercepted in Bahraini airspace. "This incident constitutes a clear violation of worldwide regulations, threatens the safety and integrity of global air traffic, poses serious risks to air traffic and threatens the lives of passengers and property", according to the statement carried by Bahrain News Agency .

World News Teen receiving backlash following racist prom posal
Author: 0 Teen receiving backlash following racist prom posal

Originally sent through Snapchat , a screenshot of the offensive request went viral on Twitter, prompting extreme backlash throughout social media. "It was a completely joke and it went too far". That's when two white girls invited their black friend to prom by holding up a cardboard sign reading, "You may be picking cotton, but we're picking you to go to prom with us".

World News NO GENOCIDE: Trump Tightens Turkey's Grip Over US Policy on Armenian Genocide
Author: 0 NO GENOCIDE: Trump Tightens Turkey's Grip Over US Policy on Armenian Genocide

President Donald Trump last year continued that tradition this year, again denouncing the deaths as "one of the worst mass atrocities of the 20th Century" but failing to use the term "genocide". Some SoCal lawmakers at the Montebello event noted that a congressional resolution aims to give official USA recognition to the genocide. The Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA) called on Trump to end America's "Turkey First" approach to Meds Yeghern.

World News State of Texas: Supreme Court to hear challenge to Texas voting districts
Author: 0 State of Texas: Supreme Court to hear challenge to Texas voting districts

As part of its compliance requirements under the Voting Rights Act, meanwhile, Texas was waiting on a three-judge panel in Washington to approve its plan. Justice Kagan asked if that would still be an issue if the court had given Texas three weeks. Chief Justice Roberts said Texas has a "strong argument" that the new maps were adopted in large part to bring an end to long-running litigation over whether the maps were discriminatory.

World News Photofits of assassins in Setapak killing released
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He said they were well-built, in excellent shape and around 1.80 meters [5 feet 9 inches] tall. Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun said the police had arrived at the scene 10 minutes after receiving reports from the public.

World News Italy's high court refuses to release migrant rescue ship
Author: 0 Italy's high court refuses to release migrant rescue ship

An air ambulance had been at the ready to quickly transport Evans to Italy had the judge approved the transfer. Since then, Alfie's father, Tom Evans , told reporters on Wednesday in a press conference at Alder Hey in Liverpool , England, that his son "now has oxygen".

World News Semitrucks line up under overpass to stop man from jumping
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Under a post about the chain on the Facebook Page Twisted Truckers, user Chris Harris said he was involved in the rescue. 13 semi-truck drivers parked their big rigs under a highway overpass early Tuesday morning to help shorten the fall of a man who was threatening to jump.

World News ET View: It's BJP in BJP's way so far in Karnataka
Author: 0 ET View: It's BJP in BJP's way so far in Karnataka

Moreover, the party would have to make an announcement urgently as today is the last date for filing the nominations. Today, Vijayendra's supporters pelted stones at the BJP office in Mysuru demanding to know the reason behind the denial of ticket to Yeddyurappa's son, who was expected to contest from Varuna constituency in Mysuru against Chief Minister Siddaramaiah's son Yatindra.

World News Goose attacks high school golfer in hilarious photos
Author: 0 Goose attacks high school golfer in hilarious photos

A MI golfer had an unexpected encounter during a tournament on Saturday. "The group just finished teeing off on hole #7 and were walking down the fairway", Babbitt told CNN in an email. There was a goose nest along the way, and while most golfers successfully avoided it, one goose thought Isaac Couling got too close. "I showed him the pictures and we just laughed".

World News Kannada Fans Angry On Mahesh Babu
Author: 0 Kannada Fans Angry On Mahesh Babu

Ever since being released on April 20, the political drama helmed by Koratala Siva has earned Rs 125 Crore on box office, making it one of the most successful South Indian films. The Mahesh Babu starrer received an exceptional response by the audience, wherein, fans showcased a insane frenzy on social media. "With Siva, I did not have to worry about the commercial elements of the film".

World News PM Modi to launch Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan from MP
Author: 0 PM Modi to launch Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan from MP

So, the Centre has made a provision for capital punishment to the monstrous intent", he said while referring to the recent ordinance . The Union Cabinet had on April 21 okayed the ordinance amid a nation-wide uproar over the rape and murder of minors in Kathua and Surat and the rape of a teenager in Unnao.

World News BJP and Shiv Sena lock horns over Nanar Refinery project
Author: 0 BJP and Shiv Sena lock horns over Nanar Refinery project

Desai also ensured the refinery project affected people that the proposed project would not take place. At Monday's meeting, Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray said: "The BJP was free to take the project to Vidarbha". Desai had threatened to resign if the CM forced his way. The Congress leader said around 60 per cent of land in Nanar had been bought by "rich people from Mumbai and other cities" even before the project was formally announced, "which smacks of a huge scam".

World News Eagles discussing visit with White House, but reportedly haven't committed yet
Author: 0 Eagles discussing visit with White House, but reportedly haven't committed yet

For months, Kelly has encouraged Trump to make his calls through the White House switchboard, which allowed him to keep printed readouts on who the president speaks with. The address would have been Trump's first about lowering drug prices, one of the main issues he campaigned on during the 2016 presidential race. "Who were the fine people on the side of the Nazis and KKK that gathered in my hometown the day a terrorist put 20 (people) in the hospital?" "Why reference the hatred and bigotry ...

World News Find out who will design Sonam Kapoor's wedding outfit
Author: 0 Find out who will design Sonam Kapoor's wedding outfit

Sonam opened up about her dream wedding to The National . "I started Veere Di Wedding nine months after Taimur's (Ali Khan) birth and it is nearly unheard of in Bollywood". According to reports, rehearsals have kicked off at Anil Kapoor's Juhu bungalow. The doting dad and mom Sunita will be putting together a special act for the bride-to be at the sangeet.

World News Parliament Square's First Statue Of A Woman Has Just Been Unveiled
Author: 0 Parliament Square's First Statue Of A Woman Has Just Been Unveiled

Parliament Square's first ever statue of a woman has been unveiled by Theresa May, coinciding with the centenary of the start of the United Kingdom suffrage movement. were it not for one truly great woman: Dame Millicent Garret Fawcett". The prime minister joined the occasion and paid tribute to Ms Fawcett's campaigning to secure the female right to vote.

World News US Senate panel votes to confirm Pompeo
Author: 0 US Senate panel votes to confirm Pompeo

His absence resulted in a tie along party lines among the Foreign Relations Committee, meaning Isakson would have to return for a vote later in the night. Senator Paul's last-minute vote shift , which came just hours before the Pompeo nomination had received the support of two more red state Democrats that essentially guaranteed that he would be confirmed on the floor regardless of what happened in the committee.

World News Yeti cuts ties with NRA Foundation
Author: 0 Yeti cuts ties with NRA Foundation

The lobbyist called the move "un-sportsmanlike", saying it was made with no prior notice. Problems began when the NRA emailed its members and claimed that Yeti suddenly wanted to cut business ties with the group. The bank had previously been a large supplier of credit cards to customers, allowing them to select the NRA logo as the image on their method of payment.

World News Security forces kill dozens of Maoist rebels in central India
Author: 0 Security forces kill dozens of Maoist rebels in central India

At least four Maoists were killed in a fresh encounter in Gadchiroli district last evening. 15 decomposing and bloated bodies of slain Naxals were recovered from Indravati river. "In the operation by C-60 squad in Kasanasur jungle area, 16 bodies of Naxals (9 men and 7 women) were recovered on April 22", a senior police official said on Tuesday.

World News 'A sick boy': Nashville suspect's grandmother expresses remorse to victims
Author: 0 'A sick boy': Nashville suspect's grandmother expresses remorse to victims

He took three rifles and a handgun away from his son when Reinking was having "problems" last June, according to police reports. He continued his rampage inside the restaurant, killing two more. He was taken to a nearby police station where he declined to give a statement and requested an attorney, police spokesman Don Aaron said. But Reinking's father, who has an IL firearm owner's card, was allowed to take them and agreed to "keep the weapons secure and out of the possession of Travis".

World News Policeman killed in encounter with militants in south Kashmir
Author: 0 Policeman killed in encounter with militants in south Kashmir

Joint team of Indian Army's 42 Rashtriya Rifles, Special Operations Group of the Jammu and Kashmir Police and Central Reserve Police Force have launched the search operations in the forest area in Lam, reported Greater Kashmir . Reports said two-to-three militants were engaged in the gunfight with the security forces in the densely forested area. In the exchange of firing, two army men and one SOG personal identified as Latif Gojri also sustained serious bullet wounds.

World News Tencent Music Entertainment Group Eyes IPO
Author: 0 Tencent Music Entertainment Group Eyes IPO

Europe was up 4 percent on 2016, when revenues rose by 9 percent, with its biggest markets, Germany, U.K. and France, all experiencing growth in streaming revenues. Latin America saw the biggest growth among regions. "Our future should look good but it requires full and fair value for music". Stu Bergen, the CEO for worldwide and global commercial services at the Warner Music Group, warned that the music industry should not become "complacent" and pledged that record labels would invest ...

World News Increasing oil prices disconcerts president Trump
Author: 0 Increasing oil prices disconcerts president Trump

Brent oil prices hit a more than three-year high Tuesday amid concerns the US could withdraw from the Iranian nuclear deal, a move that could tighten global supplies. Treasury softened its stance on sanctions that crippled a giant Russian aluminum producer and disrupted the global market for the metal. No good and will not be accepted!”.