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Edouard Philippe named French PM

Later on Monday afternoon, Macron will travel to Berlin to meet Chancellor Angela Merkel, maintaining a French presidential tradition of making the first European trip to the other half of the EU's power couple. Mr. Melenchon, who got knocked out of the first round of the presidential elections, had refused to explicitly endorse Mr. Macron against far-right candidate Marine Le Pen for the second round of voting.


UN Security Council condemns N. Korea missile test, vows sanctions

UN Security Council condemns N. Korea missile test, vows sanctions

Japan, South Korea, and the USA requested the emergency United Nations session, after what the DPRK claimed was a "successful intermediate-range ballistic missile test launch" on Sunday. Council members expressed "utmost concern" about the country's "flagrant and provocative defiance of the Security Council by conducting these ballistic missile launches in violation of its worldwide obligations".


President Trump Shared Sensitive Classified Intelligence With Russian Diplomats

President Trump Shared Sensitive Classified Intelligence With Russian Diplomats

Trump "revealed more information to the Russian ambassador than we have shared with our own allies", the newspaper said , adding that following this, USA officials have gone into damage control mode. McMaster says the president did not discuss details that were not already known publicly. According to the poll, 59 percent of adults, including 41 percent of Republicans and 79 percent of Democrats, agreed that "Congress should launch an independent investigation into communications between ...


Democrats Open to Blocking Trump's FBI Pick, Says Schumer

Democrats Open to Blocking Trump's FBI Pick, Says Schumer

Trump's popularity didn't seem to take a significant hit from the Comey investigation - it dropped one point from last month's NBC/WSJ survey to 39% support. -Michael J. Garcia, a former prosecutor and associate judge on New York's appeals court -Sen. Two new names, however, emerged on Saturday: FBI special agent Adam Lee and U.S.


Heat wave intensifies in UP, two dead

Heat wave intensifies in UP, two dead

Summary: "The maximum temperature is expected to hover around 43 degrees Celsius", an official of the department said.Yesterday, the minimum temperature recorded was 28.1 degree Celsius while the maximum temperature settled at 44.4 degree Celsius.