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What we learned from Comey's testimony

He added: "Although the law requires no reason at all to fire an Federal Bureau of Investigation director, the administration then chose to defame me and, more importantly, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, by saying that the organization was in disarray, that it was poorly led, that the workforce had lost confidence in its leader".



PM Nawaz meets Afghan president on sidelines of SCO summit

Tensions between India and Pakistan over Kashmir would pose the largest challenge to the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) and its anti-terrorism mechanisms, a Chinese daily said today. The summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) has started in Kazakhstan's capital Astana . She also said the two sides should press ahead in a major way on Bangladesh, China, India Myanmar Corridor (BCIM) besides tourism, culture and other relevant fields.



EU presses Britain to get its act together for Brexit talks

I don't think that things now have become easier but we are ready". The election results were widely seen as a blow for May, who was criticised for making a tactical mistake in calling an early election. On Wednesday, the European Union unveiled an unprecedented plan to set up a 5.5-billion-euro (USD 6.15-billion) a year fund, following a Franco-German-led bid to focus on security and defence to provide a new sense of goal after last year's Brexit vote shook Europe.



Jeremy Corbyn arrives at Labour HQ to cheering crowd

The Labour Party has increased its hold on West Yorkshire, winning 17 of the county's 22 seats. Formal talks are due to start on June 19 , and the negotiation schedule will be tight and arduous. The Lib Dems had also ruled out any coalition deals, having suffered in the previous Tory-led coalition of 2010. A good question. May's stated intent was to get a large mandate from the country and a strong parliamentary majority to enable her to negotiate with Brussels from a position of ...



Labour ready to serve now Tories have lost election, says Corbyn

Most of the party's losses went to the Tories, which prompted pundits to suggest the Scottish Conservatives " saved " Theresa May. Mr Corbyn was hindered by his reputation as a far-left Marxist, and was continually confronted with his record on issues such as security and his reluctance to consider the use of Britain's nuclear deterrent.



Arsene Wenger inks new 2-year deal with Arsenal

He has publicly backed Wenger on several occasions but played no part in the decision to award the Frenchman a revised deal. Arsenal's Wembley win against Chelsea gave them a third FA Cup in four seasons and made Wenger the first manager in history to have won the tournament seven times.