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Toll from last week's Afghan bombing passes 150

Toll from last week's Afghan bombing passes 150

AP reported on Tuesday that Ghani invited the Taliban to peace talks, calling it their "last chance" to give up their 16-year insurgency and join the political process. Pakistan denies the charge. Afghans also accuse Iran and Russian Federation of helping the Taliban. Afghan men by the belongings of blast victims at the site of a series of explosions that targeted a funeral of a politician's son, who was killed during an anti-government protest a day earlier, at Badam Bagh in Kabul on ...



Leaving Paris accord will harm United States global influence — UN leader

Earlier this year, Donald Trump received a personal letter urging him not to withdraw the USA from the Paris Agreement on climate change. But even if it does, he added, "it's very important for US society as a whole - the cities, the states, the companies, the businesses - to remain engaged".


Rahul detained in MP amid high drama, lashes out at Modi

Rahul detained in MP amid high drama, lashes out at Modi

Rahul Gandhi accompanied by hundreds of Congress workers, tried to force their way into Madhya Pradesh with crowds of Congress supporters shouting slogans in praise of the farmer. "If the Uttar Pradesh government is really serious about addressing the problems and plight of the farmers, then it must start resolving their problems lest a Mandsaur-like situation grips the state and unrest fans out", he told PTI .



Qatar FM speeks with US Secretary of State

Al-Jazeera has long angered Middle Eastern governments with its coverage of protests, opposition movements and controversial issues. Far from backing down in the face of unprecedented pressure from Gulf rivals, Qatar's foreign minister said Thursday that no other country could determine its policies.


DC Police Officers Hit By Car; 1 In Critical Condition

DC Police Officers Hit By Car; 1 In Critical Condition

Two suspects, Brandon Figures-Mormon, 22, and Dwayne Taylor, 23, was arrested and taken to the hospital. Join us in a conversation about world events, the newsgathering process or whatever aspect of the news universe you find interesting or important.



UK Conservative party set to lose parliamentary majority

Britain is facing a hung Parliament in a shock General Election twist which has left the Conservatives reeling. The party has said it would try to form a minority government, but Corbyn has dismissed any talks of a coalition after June 8.