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Amir likely to play CT final

Amir likely to play CT final

The captain was not anxious that India's middle order was not getting enough opportunities to have a go. Kohli was undefeated again as India crushed Bangladesh by nine wickets in a commanding semi-final victory at Edgbaston - the venue where they won the 2013 Champions Trophy title - on Wednesday.


Trump blasts Qatar for funding terrorism

Trump blasts Qatar for funding terrorism

Mr Trump said Qatar has historically been a funder of terrorism at a "very high level" and that he had decided it was time to call on the country to stop. The government of Qatar refused to identify that. So we had a decision to make. Erdogan said he had never witnessed Doha supporting terrorism, adding Turkey "will continue to give all kinds of support to Qatar".



Shot US Congressman Scalise undergoes surgery

Congressional officials said the charity game will proceed as scheduled at 7:05 p.m. ET. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). A high-ranking US congressman who was shot at a Republican baseball practice is facing a " more difficult" recovery than initially thought, President Donald Trump said Thursday.



Seven US sailors missing after destroyer collides with merchant ship off Japan

Navy destroyer collided with a Philippine-flagged merchant vessel south of Tokyo Bay in Japan early Saturday, the U.S. Navy said. Among the injured was the commanding officer of the USS Fitzgerald , Commander Bryce Benson, who is in stable condition after being transferred to US Naval Hospital Yokosuka, according to the 7th Fleet.


Killed policeman recognised in UK honours

Killed policeman recognised in UK honours

He said: "People have said to me "you're the sort of person who should have one" but I never believed them". "It is also for all the friends I roped in to help - especially members of Round Table with whom I started YOPEY - and for my wife Jo who keeps my nose to the grindstone and gives me some of my best ideas".



British PM May to meet Sinn Fein, other Northern Ireland parties

Theresa May had earlier announced that the Queen's Speech setting out her government's plans will take place on 21 June , whether a deal has been reached with the DUP or not. He also warned it would cost the party "a bucketload" of votes as British voters would reject the unionists' socially-conservative views. He said he emphasised to Mrs May that his party stood ready to form a new executive "without any preconditions or red lines".