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Europe tour: PM Modi in Spain

Five MoUs were signed between the two countries on cooperation in organ transplantation, cyber security, renewable energy, civil aviation and one between India's Foreign Service Institute and Diplomatic Academy of Spain . Prime Minister Modi also met top CEOs of leading Spanish companies and invited them to participate in initiatives like "Make in India", saying enormous potential awaits them in the fast-growing nation.


Trump announces nominee for new FBI head

Trump announces nominee for new FBI head

James Comey , dismissed as Federal Bureau of Investigation director on May 9, is slated to testify before a Senate panel on Thursday about investigations of possible ties between Russian meddling in the 2016 USA election and the Trump campaign.



Qatar's unifying World Cup vision erodes as nations cut ties

Minister of State for Media Affairs and Government Spokesperson Mohammad Momani said in a statement that after "studying the causes of the crisis witnessed in the ties between Egypt, Saudi Arabia , the UAE and Bahrain and Qatar, the government has made a decision to reduce diplomatic representation with the State of Qatar and revoke the licence of Al Jazeera channel's office in the Kingdom".


Hundreds of thousands evacuated as cyclone Mora slams into Bangladesh

Hundreds of thousands evacuated as cyclone Mora slams into Bangladesh

Tracking website Tropical Storm Risk forecasts that Cyclone Mora will move northwards past Chittagong over the next twelve hours, weakening as it moves further inland and downgrading from a Category One hurricane to a tropical storm. Television footage showed widespread flooding in coastal areas of Cox's Bazaar, Chittagong and other districts where hundreds of thousands of people have also reportedly been evacuated from their homes.


Bumbling Trump Proves Gun Control Argument With Post-London Attack Tweet

Bumbling Trump Proves Gun Control Argument With Post-London Attack Tweet

British authorities have named two of the three suspects in the attack . Trump also spoke with British Prime Minister Theresa May to offer condolences and offered Washington's "full support", the White House said in a statement. "Our city has suffered two terrible terrorist attacks since I was elected as mayor - and we must do everything possible to stop there being any more", he said.