China stands with Pakistan on Kashmir issue: Nawaz Sharif

India's unwillingness to confirm its participation for the two-day summit stems from its objection to the $46 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), a key artery of China's Belt and Road project , which cuts through Pakistan-administered Kashmir, which is claimed by New Delhi.

Mishra's hunger strike is 'BJP sponsored': Sisodia

Mishra's hunger strike is 'BJP sponsored': Sisodia

Speaking to reporters after leaving the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) office in Delhi, the former minister urged Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and other top leaders of the AAP to come clean over their foreign jaunts. Mishra said he knew Kejriwal was "not bothered about my life" and sought to know "the details of the foreign trips of your five friends Sanjay Singh, Ashish Khetan, Satyendar Jain, Raghav Chadhha and Durgesh Pathak".

Russian photographer's presence in Oval Office raises security questions

The Lavrov meeting came just hours after Trump fired his Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey , the man responsible for investigating allegations of collusion between the Republican leader's team and Russian Federation. Dmitry Peskov says Russian Federation hopes that President Donald Trump's decision to fire the FBI's James Comey won't affect U.S. -Russia ties "in any way".

Climate envoys meet in Bonn, but all eyes on Washington

After months of uncertainty, Trump had appeared to be edging toward a decision. Bannon and Pruitt are said to be among those arguing for a tougher line, keeping with campaign promises and rejecting global agreements that tie the hands of U.S.

Gatland 'pretty happy' with World Cup draw

They will also face one of the trio of Pacific Island teams. Three-time victor New Zealand and South Africa are familiar foes, having already played each other 93 times, with the All Blacks winning 55 of those matches. The others in the pool could be the United States or Canada, and Fiji or Samoa. We will get to understand each other a bit more over the next two years before we play here in 2019.

Donald Trump Deletes Tweet Calling Mahmoud Abbas Visit an 'Honor'

President Abbas said to reporters, "we are raising our youth, our children, our grandchildren on a culture of peace". It was noticeable that unlike the recent visit of Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu to the White House , no questions were allowed to be asked of President Trump or President Abbas.