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Delhi Police questions Dinakaran in poll symbol row case

Delhi Police questions Dinakaran in poll symbol row case

DMK spokesperson Saravanan told ANI, "This OPS-EPS faction fight clearly illustrates one thing that AIADMK government is interested only in ensuring that they remain in power". The next question that arose was whether OPS would return as chief minister. However, the bypolls have since been countermanded and the two factions are trying to work out the modalities of a merger.



Flynn lawyer says client told DIA about trip

House Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) said that Flynn's trip to Russian Federation, where he had dinner with President Vladimir Putin, was unlawful because he did not seek the proper permission to do so. The House Oversight Committee had requested Flynn's security clearance paperwork, references to foreign contacts, receipts for payments from overseas and requests for permission to receive foreign payments.


Trump to sign environment, energy bills

Trump to sign environment, energy bills

And the Republicans now have a new lock on both ends of Washington's Pennsylvania Avenue. He told a group of conservative journalists he was open to delaying funding for the wall's construction until September, a White House official said, according to The Washington Post .



Part of THAAD elements deployed in South Korea

It said South Korea and the U.S. have been working to secure an early operational capability of the system in response to North Korea's advancing nuclear and missile threat. In March, the U.S. military announced that the “first elements” of the THAAD system had arrived in South Korea. The agreement had confirmed that U.S.


US Defence Secretary arrives in Kabul on unannounced visit

US Defence Secretary arrives in Kabul on unannounced visit

The Taliban claimed responsibility for the assault, saying it was retribution for the recent killing of several senior Taliban leaders in northern Afghanistan. Mr. Ghani, American officials said, had to show that there was some degree of accountability in his government. The attack triggered global shockwaves, with some condemning the use of the weapon against a militant group that is not considered as big a threat as the Taliban.



Trump courts investors with 15% corporation tax

This is a problem for Republicans because it means they would need Democratic support in the Senate to pass a tax overhaul that significantly cuts corporate taxes. Trump also outlined how much he'd like to cut rates. "It fits entirely with Trump's nationalistic rhetoric, but it's also a free-market policy", Edwards said.