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Queen Elizabeth II to see an increase in official funding

Queen Elizabeth II to see an increase in official funding

The government has therefore granted an increase in the Sovereign Grant - the percentage of profits from the Crown Estate that is paid out to Her Majesty. The price for using the converted RAF A330 Voyager refuelling aircraft is the top figure of a number of estimates, but a source said: "We are also satisfied, as I believe Government are, that the use of Voyager will prove to be value for money against the cost of commercial charters, particularly for these longer overseas visits".



Trump and Modi hold first talks at White House

After Trump said it was "important that barriers be removed to the export of United States goods into your markets and that we reduce our trade deficit with your country", Modi said that his country was becoming an easier place for American companies to do business.


Court rules Dutch troops partly responsible for Srebrenica deaths

Court rules Dutch troops partly responsible for Srebrenica deaths

Some 6,000 surviving relatives are suing the Dutch state following the death of their menfolk. The Dutch government is partially liable for the deaths of around 300 Muslim men killed in the Srebrenica massacre. At the same time, it can't be said with certainty that the Bosnian-Serbs wouldn't have murdered the men if they'd found them in the enclave at later date, according to the judge.


PM Modi to visit Israel on July 4

PM Modi to visit Israel on July 4

A U.S. On the USA side, the representatives include officials from the State Department, Department of Homeland Security and Federal Bureau of Investigation. During his own remarks at the conference, Netanyahu said that Israel is facing dozens of cyberattacks each month. "Most of the governments... in fact all governments in the world today are interested in cooperation with Israel in cybersecurity ".


SC Refuses to Pass Order Against Mandatory Aadhaar For Social Schemes

SC Refuses to Pass Order Against Mandatory Aadhaar For Social Schemes

The court said it can not pass orders on "mere apprehensions and uncertainties" and added that no clarification or further observations are required at this stage. The Centre had on May 19, refused to extend the June 30 deadline for making Aadhaar mandatory for availing social scheme benefits. This is slightly confusing, as neither does it protect those who have obtained an Aadhaar number but to not wish to link it to the various schemes in issue, nor does it advance the government's plan ...



GOP Senate Bill Would Cut Health Care Coverage By 22 Million

House, Baker noted, but the consequences of the Senate bill would become more severe after 2020. Collins, a center-right Republican , allowed for the possibility that the Senate could work late during an open amendment process and said she would withhold a final decision on the bill until the Congressional Budget Office issues an assessment on its effects, which is expected in the coming days.