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Jeff Sessions faces grilling in Senate Judiciary Committee

Jeff Sessions faces grilling in Senate Judiciary Committee

He did not say he was using executive privilege, but rather adhering to longstanding tradition of Justice Department leaders to refrain from revealing the contents of private conversations with the president. Sessions noted that Comey said a few weeks later that he would do it again. Sessions was also asked about his conversations with then-Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak during last year's presidential campaign.


Warning for China as United States hails India 'partnership'

Warning for China as United States hails India 'partnership'

He cited India's role as the world's most populous democracy and said democracies like India and the United States should be the anchors of security in the Pacific. In July, Tillerson said, he signed the designation of Hizbul Mujhaideen as a Foreign Terrorist Organisation because the United States and India stand shoulder-to-shoulder against terrorism .


Cong announces 59 candidates for HP polls; CM to contest from

Cong announces 59 candidates for HP polls; CM to contest from

Former two-time Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal will contest from a new seat Sujanpur while state BJP chief Satpal Singh Satti will re-contest from Una, according to the BJP's list of candidates for the November 9 assembly elections released on Wednesday.


Round Four Of NAFTA Talks End

Round Four Of NAFTA Talks End

But the apparent deadlock in the talks underscored how a keystone of regional trade - US trade with Mexico has tripled since 1993 to $1.2 trillion - was now in jeopardy. CodeĀ§ 230, be added to a revised NAFTA. Since 2005, the three countries have also made strides on economic and security co-operation, through the North American Leaders Summit - sometimes called the Three Amigos - which began under former president George W.


Explain Modi's chartered air travels as CM: Congress

Explain Modi's chartered air travels as CM: Congress

The details of Modi's visits were made available in response to an RTI query, they said, adding Rs 16.56 crore was spent on those trips, including Rs 3 crore on visits overseas. "We must have an accountability first", he said. In 2012 also there were talks that Robert Vadra, Priyanka Gandhi 's husband hold connections with arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari , however, Robert denied all the allegations that time and said that he did not have any financial relations with him.


Sessions says Justice to review Russian uranium deal

Sessions says Justice to review Russian uranium deal

Department of Homeland Security obtained by The Hill , the Iowa senator wrote, "I am not convinced by these assurances" the Obama administration provided in 2015 that no evidence existed suggesting they should block the deal that allowed Russia's Rosatom to purchase the Uranium One mining company and control 20 percent of the U.S.'s uranium.