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Ireland's new prime minister formally takes power

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has congratulated H. E. Mr. Leo Varadkar on assuming office as Taoiseach of Ireland . Speaking in the Dáil today, Enda Kenny , who resigned as Taoiseach yesterday, praised Varadkar's work in government, praising a "dedication" that began as a student in Young Fine Gael.


UN Passes Resolution To Expand North Korea Blacklist

UN Passes Resolution To Expand North Korea Blacklist

For weeks, the United States has been negotiating with China on new measures to ratchet up the pressure on North Korea but Beijing has insisted on the need to open up dialogue. "And we will be there with you". Numerous delegates and participants at the Dialogue, however, were more interested in Mattis' thoughts on the Trump administration's approach to the ties and interactions with increasingly nervous regional allies and partners, with Mattis asked at the question and answer session if ...


United States lawmakers back at work after shooting, congressman still hospitalised

United States lawmakers back at work after shooting, congressman still hospitalised

Despite the tragedy, Pence said the best of America will shine at Thursday night's congressional baseball game , for which the lawmakers were practicing when they were attacked. Sanchez said in the previous 14 years she's played, the game averaged about 15,000 in ticket sales. The Trumps brought bouquets of flowers for the victims of the shooting during the visit that lasted less than half an hour, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer told reporters.


Injured Capitol Police officer throws out first pitch in emotion

Injured Capitol Police officer throws out first pitch in emotion

Hodgkinson, 66, opened fire at the Republican team as they practiced at a field in Alexandria, Virginia, on Wednesday. David Bailey, an officer with the U.S. After trotting around the warning track to the first base dugout, the horse delivered that ball to Joe Torre, Major League Baseball's Chief Baseball Officer.



Donald Trump Is Under Investigation for Obstruction of Justice

It wasn't clear whether the president was basing his tweet on direct knowledge that he is under investigation, or on reports this week that special counsel Robert Mueller is examining whether the president obstructed justice by firing Comey last month amid the ongoing Russian Federation investigation.