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PM in Saudi Arabia to attend US-Arab-Islamic Summit

In his speech in Riyadh, he will instead urge Muslim leaders to confront "the crisis of Islamist extremism". But the nations of the Middle East can not wait for American power to crush this enemy for them. "Love your shoes. Boy, those shoes", he said. "One of the things that we will discuss is the purchase of lots of handsome military equipment because nobody makes it like the United States".



Utah Congressman to Step Down

A Republican congressman said Thursday night that Congress and the nation may be just days away from James Comey breaking his silence after being fired as Federal Bureau of Investigation director by President Donald Trump. Chaffetz said he would give more specifics on that as he draws closer to the "finish line". "I understand the importance of getting it done quickly, as opposed to taking too much time, but I also believe that we want to get it right, which trumps doing it quick", he said.


Emmanuel Macron elected next French president

Emmanuel Macron elected next French president

France faces high unemployment rates that have reached 10 percent, while terrorist attacks against the European country have claimed the lives of dozens of civilians since 2015. European Commission chief Jean-Claud Juncker hailed Macron's win in post on Twitter, writing the French had chosen "a European Future". "He carries the hopes of millions of French people, and of many people in Germany and the whole of Europe", the German chancellor told a press conference.



Trump to address Muslim world in major speech on terrorism

His Saudi speech is aimed at the nations represented at an Arab and Muslim leaders' summit. The king did not greet Obama at the airport as he did Saturday with Trump. During a ceremony , Salman placed the King Abdulaziz al Saud Collar - Saudi Arabia's highest civilian honor - around Trump's neck. Top Saudi economic policy makers, including the finance minister and head of the kingdom´s main sovereign wealth fund, described investment opportunities in Saudi Arabia to a conference attended by ...



Theme park visit to attract 28% GST, animal slaughtering, vet clinics exempt

Five per cent rate will also apply on rides taken from cab aggregators like Ola and Uber, which now pay 6 per cent tax. IT, telecom and financial services will be taxed at the rate of 18 per cent. Jaitley said tax on gold and precious metals will be taken up at the next meeting of the Council on June 3. Given that consensus is still elusive on the fitment of some items, Taxmann.com Senior Consultant V.S Datey said: "Thus the chances of introducing GST by July 1 appears doubtful".



Trump Says Former US Senator Lieberman Is Top Contender For FBI Post

The elder Comey also trashed Trump while questioning the president's mental state. Several news reports have emerged in the wake of Comey's firing, alleging that Trump demanded "loyalty" from the former FBI director, asked him to "let" the investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn go, and told Russian officials that Comey was "crazy" and a "nut job".