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Macron names Edouard Philippe as French PM

Macron names Edouard Philippe as French PM

Mrs Merkel called Mr Macron's visit an honour and a sign of the deep friendship between the two European powerhouses. On Sunday, Macron said: "We will need a more efficient Europe, a more democratic Europe, a more political Europe because it's the instrument of our power and our sovereignty, I will work on that".


Pakistan again violates ceasefire in J&K's Rajouri sector, firing on

Pakistan again violates ceasefire in J&K's Rajouri sector, firing on

Pakistan Army had pounded civilian areas and forward posts along the LoC in Nowshera with mortars, killing two civilians and injuring three Saturday. Tufail's wife was critically injured and has been hospitalized. Mortar shells were being targeted by Pakistani troops towards the Laam, Baba Khori, Jhangar, Makri and Tarya villages along the LOC. On Friday, a BSF jawan suffered minor injuries when Pakistani Rangers violated the ceasefire in Arnia area in Jammu district.



From crisis to crisis: Trump's struggling presidency

The President has the utmost respect for the law enforcement agencies, and all investigations, the White House said, adding that this is not a truthful or accurate portrayal of the conversation between the President and Comey. "I think Putin gets personal pleasure from exploiting the vulnerable position Trump has found himself in", said Valeriy Solovey, a professor at the Moscow State Institute of International Relations.


France's Macron lays groundwork for transition to presidency

France's Macron lays groundwork for transition to presidency

Macron's 577 candidates in the elections are expected to be announced Thursday. "He stands for cosmopolitanism and social market economy and we know that Germany and France are bound together historically". In Britain, Prime Minister Theresa May said Macron's win makes it even more important for British voters to back her Conservatives and strengthen Britain's hand in European Union exit talks.


Comey Hid Among White House Curtains to Avoid Trump

Comey Hid Among White House Curtains to Avoid Trump

But Trump, speaking in the East Room of the White House during a joint press conference alongside the visiting Colombian president, said while he respected the move by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to appoint a special counsel in the Russian Federation probe, " the entire thing has been a witch hunt ".



Syria building crematorium to cover up mass murders, says US

Administration officials told Democratic lawmakers at the time the legislation would impact fragile ceasefire negotiations between then-Secretary of State John Kerry and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov, the Washington Post reported in October.