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What to know about the Paris Agreement, possible US withdrawal

Some of Trump's aides have been searching for a middle ground - perhaps by renegotiating the terms of the agreement - in an effort to thread the needle between his base of supporters who oppose the deal and those warning that a USA exit would deal a blow to the fight against global warming as well as to worldwide US leadership.


SAIL supplies 90% steel to India's longest Dhola-Sadiya bridge

SAIL supplies 90% steel to India's longest Dhola-Sadiya bridge

Addressing a public gathering, Modi said the bridge was delayed because of the UPA government. He said that in five years of BJP rule, Assam will be rid of the problems that have dogged the state in the last 15 years. "Both projects will quicken the development of Assam & the Northeast,".The Dhola- Sadiya bridge will ensure 24X7 connectivity between upper Assam and the eastern part of Arunachal Pradesh.



Trump's communications director set to leave White House: Trump adviser

An expected reshuffling of U.S. President Donald Trump's staff may be underway, with communications Director Mike Dubke reportedly on his way out of the White House . But, the story Washington Post broke on Saturday suggests that Jared Kushner is more than a witness, as he is one of the President's confidants that took part in a meeting with Russia's ambassador to Washington , Sergei Kislyak , during the transition period .



New Media Target: Jared Kushner

Communications director Michael Dubke has resigned . While Fox News personality Kimberly Guilfoyle will not be replacing Sean Spicer as press secretary anytime soon, a long-rumored shakeup of the White House Communications team has reportedly begun following Donald Trump's return home.



Four cops injured in grenade attack

Security forces launched a cordon-and-search operation in Natipora area of Sopore at around 3:30 am after receiving information about the presence of militants there, a police official said. Senior Superintendent Police (SSP) Baramulla Imtiaz Hussain said the militants fired a few pistol shots at Abdul Rashid Lone and his nephew Tariq Ahmad.


Blast tears through central Kabul, killing at least 80

Blast tears through central Kabul, killing at least 80

Basir Mujahid a spokesman for Kabul police, told Reuters news agency: "It was a auto bomb near the German embassy, but there are several other important compounds and offices near there too". The former Interior Ministry official repeated a common belief among Afghan government officials that the Pakistani intelligence services have played a role in the string of terrorist attacks plaguing Kabul .