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US, China Affirm North Korean Threat, Mattis Says

Trump said in a tweet which came hours before the US and China were set to meet in Washington to talk about North Korea. North Korea topped the agenda at the newly established Diplomatic and Security Dialogue, which paired Tillerson and Mattis with Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi and General Fang Fenghui , chief of joint staff of the People's Liberation Army .


Sedition charges against 'Pakistan supporters' dropped

Sedition charges against 'Pakistan supporters' dropped

The maximum punishment for sedition in India is life imprisonment. They were arrested after their Hindu neighbours complained they had burst firecrackers during the game, which saw Pakistan beat India by 180 runs. The return of worldwide cricket to Pakistan looms with the ICC confirming plans for T20 series in Lahore.The global Cricket Council (ICC) has made a decision to support Pakistan's efforts to host a World XI for three T20s later this year, media reports said.


Solar Stocks Fly As Trump Repeats Idea Of Border Wall Providing Energy

Solar Stocks Fly As Trump Repeats Idea Of Border Wall Providing Energy

Even more interestingly, that kind of massive investment in solar energy could help drive down the cost of solar technology elsewhere in the country. However, Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto later dismissed the idea. While Trump was declaring an unlikely attachment to large scale solar power, he was also dissing wind energy, telling a crowd in Iowa that the lights might go out in a state that sources 33 per cent of its power from wind energy.


Iranians parade missiles, shout 'death to Israel' in annual rally

Iranians parade missiles, shout 'death to Israel' in annual rally

Another missile on display at the Tehran rally was the Ghadr, with a range of 2,000 kilometres that can reach both Israel and USA bases in the region. The struggle against the Zionist regime of Israel, remarked the maximum spiritual and political leader of the Persian nation, is also 'the fight against arrogance and imperialism, and that is why U.S.



Bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil terror plot in Mecca

Saudi state television aired footage after the raid near the Grand Mosque, showing police and rescue personnel running through the neighbourhood's narrow streets. In Ramallah, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas condemned the terrorist attack targeting worshippers at the Grand Mosque. Security officials in Saudi Arabia and elsewhere have been on alert in recent days, anxious that militants could stage attacks during the final days of the fasting month of Ramadan, which ends this weekend, ...



Donald Trump says he won't fire 'bothersome' Robert Mueller

The day before, Trump tweeted that he never actually recorded his conversations. "When he found out there may have been tapes out there, I think his story may have changed", Trump said in an interview with Fox News . Trump has talked privately with advisers and friends about the possibility of firing Mueller , something the president would have to do by ordering his Justice Department to remove him.