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Abe, Trump hold talks, eye greater pressure on N. Korea

Abe, Trump hold talks, eye greater pressure on N. Korea

Tensions between the U.S. and North Korea spiked last week, when Pyongyang tested its first intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM). President Donald Trump has long said China is the lynchpin to solving North Korea's saber rattling with missile tests.


Seven Hindu pilgrims killed in IHK crossfire

Seven Hindu pilgrims killed in IHK crossfire

The Hyderabad MP told reporters here that he strongly condemned the attack as nobody had a right to kill innocent people. Chandrakant Patel, immediate past president, said "the Indian Diaspora condemns this cowardly and monstrous attack on the peaceful pilgrims by Pakistan directed terrorists".


USA delays decision on Sudan sanctions

USA delays decision on Sudan sanctions

The United States on Tuesday postponed for three months a decision on whether to permanently lift sanctions on Sudan over its human rights record and other issues, the U.S. Speaking on state radio, Sudanese Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour warned that fighting between the government and rebels - which has killed at least 300,000 people since 2003 - could resume if the USA switches the sanctions back on.


GST: Kerala traders to strike work on July 11

GST: Kerala traders to strike work on July 11

Earlier, Kerala Finance Minister TM Thomas Isaac has written a letter to his counterpart at the Cenre, Arun Jaitley, and claimed that though prices of many commodities had come down due to GST, the consumer was not getting its benefit. Therefore, it heavily depended on Tamil Nadu for its chicken supply, Mr. Immatty said. A large section of the small-scale poultry farmers have sold their stock at higher rates in the last few weeks and were reluctant to start breeding new stocks.


Trump and Xi Skirt North Korea Divide in `Excellent' Talks

Trump and Xi Skirt North Korea Divide in `Excellent' Talks

He also said the Chinese had "read with respect" Trump's books on deal making, written when he was a real estate entrepreneur and television personality. The United States and China are now split on the best way to deal with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, whose recent test of what was believed to be an intercontinental ballistic missile - a significant step for the North Korean regime - has sent shock waves around Asia, Europe and the United States .



Nigerian govt urged invest in family planning

She said that the new United Kingdom aid support would provide 20 million women with voluntary contraception, change the lives of six million women by allowing them to avoid unintended pregnancies and prevent the trauma of 75,000 still births.