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Modi meets Xi, calls for respecting each other's core concerns

Expressing gratitude to the member countries for supporting Pakistan's permanent membership to the organization, he said it is a historic day for Pakistan to become the full member of the organization. He said with India and Pakistan induction, SCO covers 42 per cent of world population and 20 per cent of world GDP. He also told Modi that New Delhi and Beijing should increase trade and investment cooperation.



British PM's top aides quit after election disaster

He said: "I take responsibility for my part in this election campaign, which..." "I felt what the prime minister needs when you're going through a tough time like negotiating Brexit is diplomats, not street fighters", Perrior, who quit before the election, told BBC radio.


Man arrested in raid in connection with London attack

Man arrested in raid in connection with London attack

The 45-year-old Frenchman, Xavier Thomas , has been missing since the night of the terrorist attack on London Bridge. The body was recovered near Limehouse, downstream of London Bridge, on Tuesday by specialist officers from the marine police unit.


Terrorist financing at heart of Qatar crisis, says UAE minister

Terrorist financing at heart of Qatar crisis, says UAE minister

Since Saudi Arabia and other nations cut off diplomatic relations with Qatar on Monday, triggering the worst diplomatic crisis in the Gulf in years, the USA military has insisted that it would not affect US military operations in the region.



Bill Cosby accuser tells sex assault trial there was no prior romance

Constand said she made it clear she did not welcome the advances. She says she made it clear she didn't welcome the behavior. " Tell the truth", Constand said. She has previously testified that she did not immediately share her allegations with police or her family. Agrusa also questioned why Constand allowed herself to be alone with Cosby after the comedian had made advances on two occasions - touching her thigh one time and trying to open her trousers another time.



UK media: May has no intention of resigning

With 318 MPs, the Conservatives are short of the 326 seats required to hold a majority. May had called the early election in hopes of increasing her majority. "May has done this to the country and put our future at stake". Her Tories are expected to end up with 319 seats, Labour 261, the Scottish National Party 35 and the Liberal Dems 12.