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Nike says it will continue to endorse Tiger Woods

Nike says it will continue to endorse Tiger Woods

A statement from Woods said: 'I take full responsibility. What happened was an unexpected reaction to prescribed medications. He was arrested in the town of Jupiter, media reports say. Woods was arrested and booked into jail Memorial Day on a DUI charge. I will do everything in my power to ensure this never happens again. The 14-time major victor is now recovering from recent back surgery and told police he was taking various different medications.


Twin attacks on Iran parliament and Khomeini shrine, 1 dead

Twin attacks on Iran parliament and Khomeini shrine, 1 dead

Iran, on the other hand, has pointed to Saudi Arabia's support for jihad throughout different times in history and its backing of hard-line Sunni rebels groups in Syria. The broadcaster reports that the Intelligence Ministry says it foiled a third attack and is asking people to avoid public transportation. One person was also killed however, it was not sure whether he was the suicide bomber himself, reported ISNA news agency.



MP farmers protest intensifies as 810 vehicles set on fire

Farmers in western Madhya Pradesh have been protesting since June 1 demanding fair price for their produce and waivers of their loans. This unfortunately took an ugly turn on 6 June as five farmers were killed and eight others injured in two separate incidents of firing in Mandsaur .



Envoy Haley says US won't let the UN 'bully' Israel anymore

In a tart reply to Haley's brief address to the Human Rights Council, Ambassador Jorge Valero used a right of reply under the Geneva body's rules to denounce "the pathetic intervention from the ambassador of the North American empire". "Being a member of this council is a privilege, and no country who is a human rights violator should be allowed a seat at the table", Haley added. His decision to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement last week drew criticism from governments around the ...


Saudi FM: Qatar measures taken with great pain

Saudi FM: Qatar measures taken with great pain

Vladimir Putin on Tuesday spoke by telephone with the ruler of Qatar, urging dialogue to heal split between the Gulf state and other Arab countries. "Whatever has been thrown as an accusation is all based on misinformation and we think that the entire crisis being based on misinformation", Thani told CNN .