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Kashmir violence: Rajnath Singh reaches out to Omar Abdullah, Sonia Gandhi

The former chief minister was responding to the appeal by the PDP-BJP coalition government to all stakeholders including mainstream and separatist groups to help in government's efforts for restoring normalcy in the state. He had accompanied Prime Minister Narendra Modi. They were to return home tomorrow but the NSA came early. Mobs today torched a police station in Sopore and targeted the air force airport in Pulwama along with other security installations in Kashmir as ongoing clashes ...



Israel and Turkey officially end diplomatic rift

As part of the agreement, Turkey had committed to help pressure Hamas in Gaza to repatriate the dead soldiers and the Israeli citizens being held there. President Erdo─čan announced hours after the deal was signed that the first aid ship would be sent to Gaza "before Eid", referring to Muslim religious holiday that is expected to fall on July 5.



Support Rule of Law in West PH Sea Arbitration

It is also closely watching the movements of nearby countries before the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague issues a ruling on the dispute between China and the Philippines. and its small clique keep encroaching on its interests on its doorstep", state-run Global Times said in an editorial today. In the past two years, China has constructed artificial islands and placed military facilities on disputed features elsewhere in the South China Sea.


May to Succeed Cameron, Becoming U.K.'s 54th Prime Minister

May to Succeed Cameron, Becoming U.K.'s 54th Prime Minister

Mrs May, who backed a Remain vote in the European Union referendum, is seeking to reassure Leave supporters that she will implement the Brexit vote - and make it work for the UK. Setting out plans to change the way big businesses are governed, Mrs May was due to say consumers and workers should have places on their boards. She had been strongly criticised over a newspaper interview in which she appeared to suggest that being a mother meant she had more of a stake in the country's future than ...



Eagle Warns Of 'Tory State' If Corbyn Remains

Angela Eagle, who served as former shadow business secretary, has said that she can save the Labour Party. Mr. Corbyn won the leadership with a huge mandate from party members just ten months ago. Mr Corbyn has also faced numerous frontbench resignations, but has said he would not "betray" the party members who elected him previous year by standing down.



Corbyn: I'll sue if I can't contest leadership

Corbyn won a huge mandate among Labour members in 2015, and nearly 130,000 more people have joined the party since the referendum on Britain's European Union membership, many of them thought also to be Corbyn supporters. Labour is bracing itself for a bitter leadership contest with Angela Eagle and Jeremy Corbyn due to set out their rival pitches for the job. Ms Eagle hit back at a jibe from shadow health secretary, Diane Abbott, claiming that her bid was akin to The Empire Strikes ...