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BJP Parliamentary Board to Meet Today to Discuss Nominee for Presidential Polls

BJP Parliamentary Board to Meet Today to Discuss Nominee for Presidential Polls

The last date for filing of nominations is June 28. But the BJP's oldest ally has been pitching for the candidature of RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat as the "first choice" and eminent agro-scientist M.S. An election to choose the next President of India appears inevitable as the initial round of talks between the BJP and the opposition is about to end.


Macron's Centrist Party Wins Massive Majority in French Parliament

Macron's Centrist Party Wins Massive Majority in French Parliament

Mr Macron's confident start at home, where he has concentrated on trying to restore the lost prestige of the president, and his bold action on the worldwide stage has inspired a host of positive headlines. FN leader Marine Le Pen , 48, has won a seat in parliament for the first time, representing Henin-Beaumont, a depressed former mining town in the north.


Gargash tells Qatar: 'resolve the crisis instead of window-dressing'

Gargash tells Qatar: 'resolve the crisis instead of window-dressing'

The US position was further muddied last Friday, when Tillerson called on Saudi Arabia to ease the blockade, only to have Trump, at a White House news conference hours later, say the blockade had been the right move. Mattis formerly oversaw US Central Command whose forward operating base is the vast al-Udeid Air Base in Qatar - a hub for the global campaign against the so-called " Islamic State " (IS) in Syria and Iraq.


Bangaluru cop stops President's convoy to give way to ambulance

Bangaluru cop stops President's convoy to give way to ambulance

Deployed at the Trinity Circle, Nijalingappa's job was to ensure the swift movement of traffic on that road but when he had to choose between an ambulance and President's convoy, the police officer made a decision to take a call for humanity.


Warnings and Watches Issued With Storm on the Horizon

Warnings and Watches Issued With Storm on the Horizon

If a future storm becomes organized but does not have sustained winds above 39 miles per hour, it would be designated as a tropical depression with matching numerical designation (i.e., Potential Tropical Cyclone 6 would become Tropical Depression 6).



PM Modi meets Chinese President Xi Jinping, discusses bilateral relations

The prime minister along with other participating SCO Heads of States also attended the inaugural ceremony of the Expo 2017 where he also visited Pakistani and Belarusian stalls. Lauding the SCO, Prime Minister Modi said that the progress of the SCO is the progress of the world. During the meeting, Modi said India and China should tap their potential in cooperation, strengthen communication and coordination in worldwide affairs, respect each other's core concerns and appropriately handle ...