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Under Armour's Kevin Plank rips decision to exit Paris climate agreement

The EPA official answered by underling that "the discussions we had, through the last several weeks, have been focused on one singular issue: is Paris good or not for this country?" Trump has expressed his doubts about the existence of climate change for years, and said the accord would hurt the USA economy and cost jobs .



Mashrafe Mortaza: England a serious side but pressure is on hosts

However, pace spearhead Mitchell Starc, who missed that match, was unable to bowl in the second warm-up against Pakistan after rain forced the game to be abandoned after 10 overs. Tournament hosts England and Bangladesh launch the Champions Trophy, a "mini World Cup" featuring cricket's leading eight one-day worldwide sides, at the Oval on Thursday.


Rahul Gandhi says Modi government has 'use and throw' policy for farmers

Rahul Gandhi says Modi government has 'use and throw' policy for farmers

Quoting the report of Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG), he said Telangana topped revenue growth rate in the country in 2016-17 at 17.82 percent. "We are uniting the farmers, completing the irrigation projects, providing quality power, chose to give '8,000 per acre as input, bifurcating the state into crop colonies and ensuring remunerative price to farm produces", he said.



Trump gets it right in Saudi Arabia

Trump singled out Iran as a key sponsor of militant groups, sending a tough message to Tehran the day after Hassan Rouhani won a second term as Iran's president. "If you open the documents, I think you're going to see that it was Saudi Arabia, it wasn't Iraq". The oil-rich kingdom also hopes the U.S. will increase its attacks against the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.


Trump tweets against Germany escalates row after tense summits

Trump tweets against Germany escalates row after tense summits

Merkel made the comments to reporters after a meeting in Berlin with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi , whom she called a "reliable partner". The German leader reiterated the main thrust of her remarks on Tuesday, saying the "current situation" gives Europe more reasons " to take our destiny into our own hands ".



Hundreds Demonstrate in Kabul for More Security

At least three protesters were wounded, some of them critically, and were rushed to Kabul's Emergency Hospital, witnesses said. Police spokesman Ghulam Hazarat said one civilian was shot and killed by police and four officers were wounded by stone-throwing protesters.