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Unwavering support to Palestine: PM Narendra Modi

Ahead of Abbas' visit, India reiterated its "political support" to the Palestinian cause and had said that it continued to assist developmental projects there. It may be recalled that India's ties with Israel expanded simultaneously with expansion of its partnership with Arab World during the past two decades.


Len McCluskey wrong to say Labour cannot win election - Kezia Dugdale

Len McCluskey wrong to say Labour cannot win election - Kezia Dugdale

The union leader told Politico that a Labour victory on 8 June would be "extraordinary" given the state of the party and criticism of it in the media. Prime Minister Theresa May called the snap vote, citing the need to strengthen her hand for Brexit talks, and polls show her Conservatives handing Labour its worst defeat since at least 1983.



McCain Questions Rationality of Calls to Impeach US President

Mueller responded, "I accept this responsibility", according to the Associated Press. BST: Mr Trump has just tweeted: "With all of the illegal acts that took place in the Clinton campaign & Obama Administration, there was never a special councel appointed!" Today marked the first time since the appointment of a special counsel that Trump publicly addressed Comey's firing and the subsequent news of a memo written by the ex-FBI director.



Iran calls new United States sanctions bluff

While the Trump administration continues to waive certain sanctions on Iran as required under the nuclear agreement, officials said the administration would not back down from imposing new sanctions, such as those announced Wednesday. "Iran condemns the U.S. administration's ill will in its effort to reduce the positive results of the country's implementation of JCPOA (nuclear deal) commitments by adding individuals to the list of unilateral and illegal extraterritorial sanctions", foreign ...


Donald Trump: 'even my enemies say there is no Russian Federation collusion'

Donald Trump: 'even my enemies say there is no Russian Federation collusion'

He called "this" the "greatest witch hunt of a politician in American political history". Now, The Daily Beast is reporting that despite Flynn's current legal quagmire, Trump would like to bring the general back to the White House. Ryan was bolstered by skittish business leaders who began an aggressive lobbying effort to ensure that their vision for a tax overhaul isn't lost in the daily distractions of President Donald Trump's administration.