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MP CM Chouhan ends fast on 2nd day

MP CM Chouhan ends fast on 2nd day

Mr. Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that the procuring of farm produce below support price will be treated as a crime in the state. Farmers in both states have held protests demanding better prices for their crops and for crores of rupees of their debt waived off.



Israel approves highest number of settlement homes since 1992: minister

Israel has so far this year advanced its highest number of settlement units since 1992, the defence minister said Sunday, despite warnings such plans will further cloud chances of a two-state solution. Last month, Mr Trump visited Israel and the Palestinian territories, meeting both Mr Netanyahu and Mr Abbas and seeking what he called the "ultimate deal".


Clinton and Trump trade barbs on Twitter

Clinton and Trump trade barbs on Twitter

Clinton has also placed partial blame on fake news about her being widely spread on Facebook and now ex-FBI director James Comey re-opening his probe into her misuse of government email. Some of those people helping the Russians, she said, had access to "polling and data information". Clinton also criticized the Democratic National Convention (DNC) during the interview Wednesday and said when she became her party's presidential nominee, she inherited "nothing" from the committee.


Nawaz Sharif leaves for Saudi amid Qatar crisis

Nawaz Sharif leaves for Saudi amid Qatar crisis

But since June 5, the UAE has joined Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Egypt in cutting off sea traffic to Qatar as part of the nations cutting diplomatic ties. He added that he was "extremely disappointed" in Trump. "[The U.S.] should be the leader trying to break this blockade and not sitting and watching what's going on and putting fuel on [the] fire", he added.



United States forces back Philippine troops in Marawi

United States special forces were helping provide intelligence to the Philippine military, but were not involved in combat operations, said Lieutenant Colonel Jo-Ar Herrera, an army brigade spokesman. Special forces from the United States are assisting in the operation against Islamist militants in the besieged town of Marawi in the southern Philippines.



Macron blasts Russian 'fake news' campaign to Putin's face

Macron's government says it backs United Nations -mediated peace talks in Geneva. Mr Putin emphasised the need for closer co-operation between Russian Federation and France, two nuclear-armed permanent members of the UN Security Council.