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PM Modi leaves for Spain after his Germany visit

PM Modi leaves for Spain after his Germany visit

Modi said he was personally committed to helping foreign companies set up operations in India. Prime Minister Narendra Modi , who is on a four-nation tour to Europe, arrived in Russian Federation from Spain on Wednesday. Modi said the visit was aimed at improving economic and cultural relations. Both leaders said that there is a need to expand permanent as well as non-permanent memberships, in order to make the Council more efficient, effective and responsive to the prevailing ...



Foreign Policy Thinker Zbigniew Brzezinski Dies At 89

He also helped the Carter White House navigate through the Iran hostage crisis and Soviet invasion of Afghanistan. In 1981, Brzezinski was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom for his role in the normalization of US-China relations and his contributions to the country's human rights and national security policies.



Trump confirms United States will withdraw from Paris climate change agreement

As the world's largest economy and the second largest greenhouse gas polluter, the US matters a great deal. President Donald Trump on Thursday said he will withdraw the United States from the landmark 2015 global agreement to fight climate change, spurning pleas from USA allies and corporate leaders in an action that fulfilled a major campaign pledge, Reuters reported.


Clinton and Trump are at each other's throats again

Clinton and Trump are at each other's throats again

Subscribe to The World's Most Powerful Women , Fortune's daily must-read for global businesswomen. "I take responsibility for every decision I make - but that's not why I lost", Clinton said. The tweet was just one of the many ways Clinton has thrown jabs and mocked Trump of recent. After she described how Russian forces had used technology to ruin her campaign, she urged Facebook to consider adapting their algorithms so fake news can be sifted out of people's news feeds.


House intelligence committee subpoenas Michael Flynn, Michael Cohen

House intelligence committee subpoenas Michael Flynn, Michael Cohen

The committee's ranking Democrat, Rep. Adam Schiff of California, said Nunes approved the unmasking subpoenas without consulting the Democrats on the committee. Flynn will also provide personal documents sought via a separate subpoena after Senate investigators narrowed the scope of the request. Presidential transition questions have been raised - including by Republicans on the committee - about why those names weren't redacted and were distributed between intelligence agencies during the ...