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'Reform to transform', govt committed to build New India: Modi

'Reform to transform', govt committed to build New India: Modi

With a growing backlash in India over a deadly assault on one of its army bases in Kashmir earlier this month, a senior officer said the military had carried out "surgical strikes" along the unofficial border that divides the disputed territory laye September 28, 2016.



Lawmakers On Both Sides Alarmed By Reports Trump Disclosed Intelligence

This morning (May 16), Trump defended his actions in a tweet, stating: "As President I wanted to share with Russian Federation (at an openly scheduled W.H. Sergey Kislyak, a senior U.S official told The Associated Press. McMaster, in a White House briefing, said: "In the context of that discussion, what the president discussed with the foreign minister was wholly appropriate to that conversation and is consistent with the routine sharing of information between the president and any leaders ...



Ebola: WHO declares outbreak in DR Congo

As of today, 11 suspected cases including 3 deaths have been reported . In addition, two American nurses were infected after caring for a Liberian man who died from the virus in the hospital where they worked. "We are engaging with village heads and community leaders so we can all work together and stop the virus from spreading". This latest Ebola outbreak is Congo's eighth, the most of any country.



Tehran mayor Qalibaf quits presidential race, backs Raisi: ISNA

Q: Do presidential elections in Iran even matter? Rafsanjani showed political skills in promoting his pragmatic policies, favoured Iran's worldwide engagement and renewed its ties with Europe as part of a strategy to use foreign investment and free enterprise to revive the country's war-torn economy.



Trump told Comey to end Flynn inquiry

Another day of crisis at the White House further distracted top officials as they prepare Trump for his crucial first overseas trip, which is now all but certain to be overshadowed by the Comey memos, but begins on Friday when the President leaves for Saudi Arabia.


US will tighten screws on North Korea, says Haley

US will tighten screws on North Korea, says Haley

The statement also urged other nations to implement greater sanctions against Pyongyang in a bid to rein in its nuclear weapons and missile development programs. The North has ignored calls to curb its weapons programmes, defending them as necessary to counter U.S. hostility. "There was a basic exchange of opinions about North Korea's nuclear and missile provocations", Yoon said about the meeting between Chung and Pottinger.