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UK Labour deputy leader warns of 'Thatcher style' landslide

May was the first world leader to visit Donald Trump after his inauguration, and has stressed the importance of the trans-Atlantic "special relationship". "Waiting to see which way the wind blows in Washington isn't strong leadership". In a major speech in London, Mr Corbyn said there would be "no more hand-holding" with President Trump if he was in Downing Street.



Trump attacks 'showboat' Comey after sacking

Elijah Cummings (D-Maryland) co-authored a letter to the White House on Friday requesting copies of all tapes and communications related to Comey's firing. Elsewhere in the interview, Mr Trump said he had asked Mr Comey point-blank if he was under investigation. They also commented only condition of anonymity to discuss private conversations.


Trump calls for stronger sanctions against North Korea after latest 'provocation'

Trump calls for stronger sanctions against North Korea after latest 'provocation'

It said the missile fell into the Japan Sea after flying more than 700 kilometers. Australia has condemned North Korea for its latest test, calling it "reckless and provocative". Aside from Sunday's launch, Pyongyang has tested one Pukkuksong-2 medium-range ballistic missile, four extended-range (ER) Scud missiles, two missiles that are thought to have been the KN-17, a Scud variant with a potentially maneuverable reentry vehicle, and two other unknown missiles that failed.



Chinese listed firms seek opportunities along Belt and Road

India has been opposed to the inclusion of the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) under the OBOR initiative. OBOR is a Chinese initiative that focuses on connectivity and cooperation among countries primarily China and the rest of Eurasia, which consists of two main components, the land-based "Silk Road Economic Belt" (SREB) and oceangoing "Maritime Silk Road" (MSR).


AAP MLA tries to launch 'counter hunger strike' against Mishra

AAP MLA tries to launch 'counter hunger strike' against Mishra

I don't rely on these doctors. Kapil Mishra , the sacked Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) minister on a hunger strike, launched new arsenal in his battle against "mentor" Arvind Kejriwal - his mother. This lie will be of no use to you. "However, only one MLA came forward to be that shield?" Mishra has said he will make what he said a "big expose" at 11 a.m.


Asian wrestling Championships: Sumit takes silver on final day

Asian wrestling Championships: Sumit takes silver on final day

In his tweet, Modi wrote: "Congratulations to Bajrang Punia for securing the Gold in Asian Wrestling Championship". Uzbekistan would emerge as the most successful nation of the day, with their team securing two gold medals. The gold medal is Punia's first in a major global tournament and he stated that he is happy with his achievement. Ritu Phogat also settled with a bronze medal in the 48kg category in women's wrestling.