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Trump and Putin Held a Second, Undisclosed, Private Conversation

Trump and Putin Held a Second, Undisclosed, Private Conversation

Trump initiated the meeting by leaving his seat in the Hamburg Philharmonic to sit next to Putin. "Fake News story of secret dinner with Putin is 'sick, '" Trump tweeted . Bremmer's full interview about the meeting with Charlie Rose is here. The US President derided the reports as "fake news". "They were flummoxed, they were confused and they were startled".


US Lifts Laptop Ban on Saudi Arabian Airlines

US Lifts Laptop Ban on Saudi Arabian Airlines

The March laptop ban has slowly been lifted from all nine carriers originally affected by the policy, as airlines and airports have implemented new "enhanced" security measures over the past several weeks. Speaking to Reuters , a TSA spokesperson confirmed that the new security requirements were aimed at avoiding expansion of the laptop ban. European and United States officials told Reuters that airlines have until 19 July, to put in place increased explosive trace detection screening ...


Congress leader Rohit Tilak, great-grandson of Bal Gangadhar Tilak, booked for rape

Congress leader Rohit Tilak, great-grandson of Bal Gangadhar Tilak, booked for rape

Deputy Commissioner of Police Basavraj Teli said that the victim and the accused have known each other since 2015. She submitted in her complaint that she was not aware of his marital status. The case was reportedly registered against Tilak late on Monday night. Asked about this sensational development, Sharad Ugale assistant commissioner of police (ACP-Zone 1), said, "The complaint was registered on July 17 by the victim at Vishrambaug police station, and is now being handled by assistant ...


BBC reveals its top earners… but only a third are women

BBC reveals its top earners… but only a third are women

People are going to say that's a problem and ask if there is an inherent sexism issue. Now where did I put my tin helmet?' It is understood that only a third of the stars on the list are women. It's good to see some women on the list too. He said that he was "more confident than ever about the future of this great organisation" highlighting everything from the snakes and iguanas scene on Planet Earth II to The Archers domestic abuse storyline and Ed Balls' Gangnam Style dance on Strictly ...


HC dismisses Nagaland CM's petition, Governor calls floor test on Wednesday

HC dismisses Nagaland CM's petition, Governor calls floor test on Wednesday

It may be mentioned that Shurhoziele Liezietsu failed to show up in the Assembly today to prove his majority during the special session summoned by the Speaker as per the direction of the Governor on Tuesday evening. So far, there has not been a statement from the side of the CM. On July 15, the High Court had stayed Acharya's order asking Liezietsu to prove his majority in the Assembly by July 15.



Lindsey Graham: McCain Was 'Forgetful' Before Blood Clot Surgery

While his office says the senator is in good condition, he doesn't have a clean bill of health just yet. McCain, who chairs the Senate Armed Services Committee, said on social network Twitter late on Saturday. The Washington Post was unable to reach Orrock, but she told CNN on Monday, before she tweeted her apology, that she wasn't calling for the 80-year-old senator's death - just agreeing with the "sentiments" in the article .