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Trump's handshake power grab is no match against France's Macron

CBS News reports that Trump has described himself as a "germ freak", writing in one his books that he'd often thought of "taking out a series of newspaper ads encouraging the abolishment of the handshake". Emmanuel Macron delivers a speech at his campaign headquarters after early results in the second round in the 2017 French presidential election in Paris.



Philippines steps up raid on Islamic militants in Marawi

President Rodrigo Duterte imposed martial law across the entire Muslim-majority region of Mindanao late May 23, but ucanews.com reported that many, including church leaders, characterized the imposition of martial law as an overreaction.


KPS Gill: Former Punjab DGP KPS Gill passes away

KPS Gill: Former Punjab DGP KPS Gill passes away

Gill, known for his courage and dedication, has also worked in Meghalaya to combat militancy in the state. He was admitted to the hospital on May 18. Mr. Gill was approached by the Sri Lankan government in 2000 to device a counter-terrorism strategy against the LTTE. Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed his condolences over the demise of KPS Gill and said he will always be remembered for his commendable service in the field of policing and security.


Maharashtra civic polls 2017: Why BJP Won Panvel

Maharashtra civic polls 2017: Why BJP Won Panvel

To that end, the saffron party had fielded as many as 77 candidates in 84-seater Malegaon civic body, a record of sorts for the pary. Reports reaching here from Malegaon , that has 84 seats, said that BJP managed to win nine seats.


Frustrated CBSE Students ask in unison, When are the results out?

Frustrated CBSE Students ask in unison, When are the results out?

The CBSE board is expected to put up a notification on the official websites ( cbse.nic.in and cbseresults.nic.in ), sources said. # To level up the mean achievements in the set-wise performance of the candidates attributable to the difference in the difficulty level of different sets of question papers in the multiple sets scheme.


Libya says working closely with Britain over concert attack

Libya says working closely with Britain over concert attack

For instance, photos and granular details about the bomb used in the attack were published by the New York Times yesterday. Following the deadly attack at the Manchester Arena by Abedi on Tuesday night, which claimed 22 lives, questions are being raised as to why the British authorities did little to follow up on repeated reports from friends and community members that Abedi was radicalised and had expressed support for suicide bombing.