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Trump summons Muslim nations to confront 'Islamic terror of all kinds'

The conciliatory message delivered to Saudi Arabia, a top US ally in the region, was distinct from the antagonism previously used by Trump when speaking against Muslims. The couple landed in Saudi Arabia on Saturday - and yesterday, she visited a General Electric all-female service centre in the capital, where she stressed the "empowerment of women", The Independent has reported .



Manchester police find valuable evidence, stop sharing with US

United States sources were the first to reveal the identity of the bomber, 22-year-old Salman Abedi, leading to concern that police efforts to hunt down his associates could be impacted. Meanwhile, apparent leaks of material relating to the investigation, including evidence photographs from the scene of the attack - were said to have caused "distress and upset" to victims' families.


US Def. Sec'y Mattis touts Trump predecessors' Asia policy

US Def. Sec'y Mattis touts Trump predecessors' Asia policy

Nikki Haley said after the vote. " North Korea's continued pursuit of nuclear weapons and the means to deliver them is not new, but the regime has increased the pace and scope of its efforts", he said, alluding to the North's series of nuclear device tests in recent years and an accelerated pace of missile tests seemingly aimed at building a missile with enough range to hit the United States and Australia.


Bill Maher uses racial epithet during HBO show

Bill Maher uses racial epithet during HBO show

While this whole "covfefe" thing may get a mention, there's a much bigger Trump story coming out of this week Maher will likely focus on. "You're welcome", Sasse said. Nearly certainly. But here's a not-so-new rule: given it's historical significance, if you are a white dude, it's a good idea to never say the n-word, in any circumstance, comedic or otherwise.


Sushma Swaraj helps Pak baby get medical visa for treatment in India

Sushma Swaraj helps Pak baby get medical visa for treatment in India

Once India's external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj got wind of the situation, she assured that father that medical visa would be granted to ensure that the infant had a chance to access healthcare. "He [the child] does not even know what is happening between India and Pakistan", Sid, whose real name is reportedly Kanwal Sadiq, had tweeted while making an appeal.


ENG vs BAN Match 1 Prediction - ICC Champions Trophy 2017 (CT 17)

ENG vs BAN Match 1 Prediction - ICC Champions Trophy 2017 (CT 17)

England's team leaders don't feel this is the time to start tinkering with the batting lineup, and would hope Roy - with his strike rate of 101.68, a top score of 162 and his thrilling see-it-and-hit-it approach - can get out of his rut and somehow rediscover some form.