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Politicians and Environmentalists React After Trump Pulls US From Paris Agreement

China, India, the European Union and others are already showing strong leadership, he added. "In its analysis of decision-making to limit climate change and its effects, the IPCC noted that cli...

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Iraq paramilitary troops take strategic town close to Mosul

Iraq paramilitary troops take strategic town close to Mosul

Rights groups have warned that the highly incendiary material could cause "horrific injuries" and it poses a deadly risk to civilians. "The video is more hard to assess because of the angle it was sho...

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Trump's So-Called Withdrawal from Paris: Far From Over

Germany's environment minister told reporters Friday "there will be no new deal with the United States" on climate change and predicted global climate will "survive" Trump's maximum presidential...

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USA states, cities step in to fill Trump Paris exit

USA states, cities step in to fill Trump Paris exit

The United States joined Nicaragua and Syria as the only countries in the world that are not part of the Paris Agreement. Pruitt further suggested that China and India, which a couple of weeks ago r...

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Trump Has Made the 2020 Election a Referendum on Climate Change

Hua also said China would like to work with the worldwide community, including the United States, to expand cooperation in handling climate change . Across the USA and into Canada , landmarks we...

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UAE's Emirates, Etihad to suspend flights to Qatar

UAE's Emirates, Etihad to suspend flights to Qatar

Qatar said it had also been the victim of a hostile media campaign, particularly in the USA over the issue of its supposed support for Islamist groups. The diplomatic crisis between Qatar and four ...

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Oil prices rise as Arab nations round on Qatar over terror

Three major airlines - Etihad, Emirates, and budget carrier FlyDubai - have already announced they are indefinitely suspending flights to and from Doha , starting on Tuesday. Egypt did not say if the...

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Americans: GOP health care bill will cost them

Trump has called the House-passed health care bill a “great plan, ” but a new poll finds that three out of four Americans do not believe it fulfills most of his promises. House Republicans were cr...

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Donald Trump vows to do 'whatever is necessary' to protect the US

Donald Trump vows to do 'whatever is necessary' to protect the US

Seven people were killed and 48 others were initially admitted to hospital. And by Sunday morning, he chose to go after the mayor of London as not being tough enough on terrorism. Speaking at Ford T...

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House Intel Committee issues subpoenas in Russian election & unmasking investigations - RT America

The subpoenas ask the CIA, FBI and NSA to provide information about requests to "unmask" redacted names of US persons in intelligence reports. The House Intelligence Committee has reportedly issu...

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United States official downplays effect of Gulf rift on extremist fight

United States official downplays effect of Gulf rift on extremist fight

Economic fallout was immediate: Some of the Middle East's biggest airlines announced they are suspending flights to Qatar. It was not immediately clear whether it was expelling Qataris or had asked it...

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Japan holds evacuation drills as N Korea missile fears grow

Japan holds evacuation drills as N Korea missile fears grow

The five-point declaration says Seoul and Pyongyang agreed to "solve the question of the country's reunification independently by the concerted efforts of the Korean nation", to promote the "balance...

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PM May: UK threat level to remain at severe following London attack

PM May: UK threat level to remain at severe following London attack

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility. One has since been released without being charged. She wouldn't say whether authorities were familiar with the men before the attack. She has been criti...

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Deja vu: Illinois' legislative session to end without a state budget

Deja vu: Illinois' legislative session to end without a state budget

Bruce Rauner to get a budget", Lang says. It has led to delayed payments for school districts that say they're not sure their doors can stay open this fall. That means it prevents federal authorities...

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Bernie Sanders 'impressed' by United Kingdom candidate Jeremy Corbyn

Bernie Sanders has praised Jeremy Corbyn , the leader of the U.K.'s Labour Party, for going "to the grassroots" to transform his party ahead of a British general election on June 8. There was ...

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French President Macron says Paris climate agreement irreversible

French President Macron says Paris climate agreement irreversible

At his White House withdrawal announcement, Trump complained that the global agreement, signed by 197 countries during the previous Obama administration, was "unfair" to American workers that impo...

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Gov. Brown looks to China for climate bond

Gov. Brown looks to China for climate bond

OR will join a state climate change coalition in an effort to curb the effects of President Trump's withdrawing the US from the Paris accords, Gov. Kate Brown told the City Club of Portland Friday. ...

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Prince Harry breaks fast at Singapore Iftar function

Prince Harry breaks fast at Singapore Iftar function

In the official program for the Sentebale Polo Cup, with his charity co-founder Prince Seeiso of Lesotho , the prince said: "In the past year we have expanded operations into Botswana , addressi...

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Japan holds evacuation drill amid North Korea missile fear

The three-day dialogue, organized by the London-based International Institute for Strategic Studies, gathered senior military officials, diplomats and experts from almost 40 countries. It has rapidly ...

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Alec Baldwin tells Kathy Griffin to 'ignore' Trump

Alec Baldwin tells Kathy Griffin to 'ignore' Trump

President Trump said the image of Griffin with the gory mask resembling him was "sick" and that it had traumatized his family, especially his youngest son, 11-year-old Barron . "You're talking abo...

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Environment minister calls USA withdrawal from climate deal 'regrettable'

Trump on Friday acknowledged his decision was "controversial", but maintained it was "a big service to the American people". "Just the opposite - we are forging ahead ". Merkel, whose country hosts t...

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WBJEE result 2017 declared, check rank on wbjeeb

WBJEE result 2017 declared, check rank on wbjeeb

Results for both Paper 1 and 2 will be included in the rank card. Students can Fetch their West Bengal JEE Results 2017 and Check Scores, Download Rank Card here. Merit Rank List 1 will be applicabl...

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China defends Pakistan on terrorism ahead of SCO Summit

China defends Pakistan on terrorism ahead of SCO Summit

China's Assistant Foreign Minister Li Huilai steered clear of Pakistan when asked to comment on Afghanistan blaming Pakistan and the Haqqani terror outfit for the deadly bombing that killed over 9...

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Trump's 'big mistake' on climate doesn't outweigh ties with Europe

Within the USA , the announcement saw protests amidst questions about President Trump's views on climate change . But Reuters reported that White House documents cited a 2016 study titled "H...

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61 mayors adopt Paris climate accord after USA pulls out

Speaking Friday at an economic forum in St. Petersburg, Putin avoided criticized Trump for the move that has caused global opprobrium. In his announcement, Trump said the Paris deal would add too ...

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North Korea fires MISSILE at South as military scrambled to respond

North Korea fires MISSILE at South as military scrambled to respond

North Korea said on Monday that its latest launch met all technical requirements that could allow mass production of the missile, which it calls the Pukguksong-2. Aside from China and North Korea , ...

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Philippines casino attack: Police say gunman was indebted gambler, not a terrorist

Philippines casino attack: Police say gunman was indebted gambler, not a terrorist

In a press conference, national capital region police office Chief Director Oscar Albayalde identified the attacker as Jessie Carlos, 43, a Filipino and a resident of Santa Cruz district in Manila . ...

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London Bridge attackers to be named when 'operationally possible'

Police vans were parked outside a property on the A13 in Dagenham in east London . "There is no reason to be alarmed by this". Trump appeared to be referencing Khan's comments earlier in the day i...

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Bakken pipeline system in United States starts operations

Energy Transfer Partners reports the Dakota Access Pipeline will have about a dozen employees in each of the four states it operates, including IL. The $3.8 billion pipeline will move North Dakota ...

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Who Will Be Best To Negotiate Brexit: May Or Corbyn?

But it's wrong to think opinion polls show Mrs May is a failure. Sanders pointed out similarities between anti-establishment movements that he and Corbyn have pushed. There was no gentle warming up,...

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Gulf Arab states, Egypt, sever ties with Qatar

Gulf Arab states, Egypt, sever ties with Qatar

All the said countries are also reported to have cut all air and water transportation services to Qatar. Emirates said the last flight from Dubai to Doha will depart at 2:30 am on Tuesday, while...

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Kenya President Kenyatta launches campaign amid concern over violence

Kenya President Kenyatta launches campaign amid concern over violence

Peace now, peace during campaigns and peace after the campaign", Kenyatta said after he was cleared. "Peace now, peace during and peace after the election". Odinga called on the commission to deliver ...

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Terrorism: Gulf Countries Cut Ties With Qatar As Arab Rift Intensifies

Terrorism: Gulf Countries Cut Ties With Qatar As Arab Rift Intensifies

The statement also said Qatars incitement of the media and supporting of terrorist activities and financing groups linked to Iran were reasons behind the decision. Abu Dhabi state-owned Etihad Airwa...

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Trump probably won't use executive privilege to stop Comey from testifying

Saturday in Boone, IA, Republican Senator Joni Ernst commented on the possibility. Asked Friday if the White House might invoke executive privilege, Press Secretary Sean Spicer told reporters: "Th...

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Putin denies close ties with former national security adviser Flynn

Putin denied Russian Federation influenced the election, saying "we don't even have to do that". Almost as many people converged around the Washington Monument in the USA capital to similarly dem...

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