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South China Sea seminar concludes in Singapore

Speaking to a Philippine TV station, Yasay said he had told his counterpart from China that disregarding the tribunal's decision, "was not consistent with our constitution and our national interest". In an attempt to maximize its gains in the South China Sea dispute, the Chinese military is getting tough in its rhetoric, a sign analysts say that in comparison to the U.S.'s quiet diplomacy Beijing is adopting a dual-track strategy, following an unfavorable worldwide arbitration ruling.


India tension after 'cow protectors' assault Dalits in Gujarat

India tension after 'cow protectors' assault Dalits in Gujarat

While some torched state transport buses on Monday night, seven others attempted suicides at two different places to mark their protest against the humiliation the lower castes are being subjected to by Hindu vigilante groups in Gujarat. Four protesters also sustained injuries", Amreli SP Jagdish Patel said. They also looted three mobile phones. Various Dalit organisations have called for a "Gujarat Bandh" on Wednesday, even as several towns of Saurashtra observed a shutdown on Tuesday.


Theresa May reassures steelworkers as she visits Wales

Theresa May reassures steelworkers as she visits Wales

On Thursday, she will meet French President Francois Hollande. While 10 Downing Street, with its famous black door, is the office and official residence of the prime minister, the flat above Number 11 next door - the finance minister's headquarters - is the bigger of the two.



Who is Mike Pence?

For example, as Pence tried to explain why he was at first opposed to Trump's ban on foreign Muslims, he began by pointing out that Trump "clearly ... "I don't think it would sound right, but he will say how dishonest she is by going over the facts". When Stahl asked Pence what he thought "about your running mate's campaign and the tone and negativity of it", the IN governor replied with a non-answer: "I think this is a good man who's been talking about the issues the American people care ...


Qandeel Baloch cremated in ancestral village

Qandeel Baloch cremated in ancestral village

While there were speculations that claimed involvement of Qandeel Baloch's brother in the murder, in a police complaint, Qandeel's father too had informed that her brothers killed her for money. "Now everybody will know that I provided relief to my parents and brothers, who have been suffering for the last two decades because of her". Despite receiving death threats and abusive comments on social media, Baloch refused to bow down to critics, identifying herself as a feminist.