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Iran's re-elected president Rouhani slams US-Saudi summit

Iran's re-elected president Rouhani slams US-Saudi summit

And Iranian decision-makers are well aware of this. Rouhani won this week's Iranian presidential election with a resounding majority, a sign that most Iranians wish to keep on the president's course of reform and modernization. Rafsanjani's vote total surpassed all the votes received by hard-line cleric Ebrahim Raisi in his failed presidential bid against Rouhani. The South African leader undertook a state visit to Iran in April 2016, where he held fruitful talks with Rouhani, and ...



Miles translates as Pope offers olive branch to Trump

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Trump, seeming subdued, said "it is a great honour". Many were expecting a disastrous rendezvous between the pair, given their relationship began inauspiciously - in February 2016, Trump said Pope Francis was a pawn of then-President Obama and, bizarrely, Mexico.


Voucher standoff could doom major Texas school finance fix

Voucher standoff could doom major Texas school finance fix

The results gave Democrats ammunition to attack the GOP drive to scuttle former President Barack Obama's health care overhaul as damaging to patients. In total, the number of American lacking health insurance in the United States could hit 51 million by 2026 under the GOP law, compared with an estimated 28 million under current law.


Indian man arrested in Pakistan for not carrying travel documents

Indian man arrested in Pakistan for not carrying travel documents

In April this year, the Military Court had awarded death penalty to detained agent of Indian Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) Kulbhushan Jadhav for his involvement in espionage and sabotage activities against Pakistan. "By going to the ICJ we may have opened up a Pandora's box", he wrote. "I never said this as the forum for Kashmir is UN Security Council", he said. Zakaria said, "After India stood exposed on state-sponsored terrorism and financing terrorism, it tried to divert attention ...



Portrait emerges of Salman Abedi, suspected Manchester bomber

She raised the country's terror alert to the highest level for the first time in a decade. Temperer was designed after the Charlie Hebdo attacks in Paris, as an emergency plan to be activated in the case of multiple attacks on British soil.