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People Emmanuel Macron meets Rihanna at Elysee Palace
Author: 0 Emmanuel Macron meets Rihanna at Elysee Palace

On June 24, Rihanna asked Macron on Twitter if France would commit to funding education , a plea that was retweeted nearly 30,000 times. "Committed with @GlblCtzn, @ClaraLionelFdn and @ rihanna to #FundEducation ". She also told reporters to "stay tuned", after alluding to a "big announcement" come September, and "even more work in Africa in October". She didn't reveal if any commitment was made by the French President to contribute to the fund, only saying that she left the ...

People What restores peace for Jerusalem's Old City
Author: 0 What restores peace for Jerusalem's Old City

Jordan administers the Muslim holy sites in Israel and was involved in negotiations to resolve the mosque dispute when two Jordanian men were shot and killed at the Israeli embassy under unclear circumstances. The cabinet allocated approximately 28 million dollars to the six-month security plan, it added. Several hundred worshippers prayed outside the gates in the streets in the summer heat, as they have done since the metal detectors were installed more than a week ago.

People 'I'm not going anywhere,' Tillerson denies resignation rumors
Author: 0 'I'm not going anywhere,' Tillerson denies resignation rumors

The speculation over Tillerson's remaining in Trump's cabinet came after days of Trump publicly attacking Attorney General Jeff Sessions . "He's got a lot of work", Nauert said. "He's entitled to take a few days himself", she said. Despite their public differences it appeared as though Tillerson was beginning to emerge as a key voice on U.S.

People Ex-Georgia leader vows to regain Ukrainian citizenship
Author: 0 Ex-Georgia leader vows to regain Ukrainian citizenship

In a Facebook post , Medvedev highlighted the way Poroshenko first granted, and then took away the Ukrainian citizenship to Saakashvili, eventually " agreeing to his extradition to Georgia ". Saakashvili now is in the United States, Sergei Leshchenko, a member of Poroshenko's bloc in Parliament, said . It has previously said that Saaskashvili had failed as governor of Odessa to deliver change.

People Multan panchayat orders rape of alleged rapist's sister
Author: 0 Multan panchayat orders rape of alleged rapist's sister

The officer while giving details of the incident says the victim girl's brother had been accused of raping a girl when she had gone to collect fodder from nearby farms. " Both the parties had filed cases of rape against each other at the local police station after the incident that happened last week ", he said. Village elders' councils are a traditional institution for settling disputes in Pakistani rural areas, where courts are not accessible or trusted, even though such councils are ...

People Six Cong MPs suspended: Rahul Gandhi joins protest outside Parliament
Author: 0 Six Cong MPs suspended: Rahul Gandhi joins protest outside Parliament

The Lok Sabha had been off to a stormy start since morning, with leader of the Congress legislative party Mallikarjuna Kharge demanding a discussion on mob lynchings. "We were ready for discussion in any form", Kharge said. The party also questioned "two yardsticks" being applied for suspending six of its members, as also AAP member Bhagwant Mann , while allowing BJP member Anurag Thakur to get away by apologising for flouting rules.

People President Trump Bans Transgender People from Military Service
Author: 0 President Trump Bans Transgender People from Military Service

Transgender service members have been able to serve openly in the military since previous year, when former Defense Secretary Ash Carter ended the ban. Considering the commander-in-chief has pledged to expand our nation's defense to force levels "not seen since Vietnam", it's hard not to view Wednesday's unexpected announcement as anything other than a blatant and cynical play to his radically right-wing base, as well as an attempt to shift the narrative away from the ongoing Senate battle ...

People Senate Judiciary Committee rescinds Manafort subpoena
Author: 0 Senate Judiciary Committee rescinds Manafort subpoena

Dianne Feinstein made the announcement Tuesday. "A$3 subpoena was issued to compel Mr. Manafort's participation in Wednesday's hearing", the two senators said in their statement . Sources with knowledge of the investigation say that developing a potential case against Mr Manafort could be key to getting him to cooperate in the probe into whether there was collusion between the campaign and Russian sources, according to Reuters .

People Israel Dismantles Controversial Metal Detectors At Jerusalem Holy Site
Author: 0 Israel Dismantles Controversial Metal Detectors At Jerusalem Holy Site

The prime minister's spokesman, David Keys, said there was no connection between the decision to remove the metal detectors and Jordan allowing the Israeli embassy security guard who killed two Jordanians to return to Israel. "This is a new provocation by Netanyahu and an additional provocation among the worshippers visiting the mosque", accused Joint Arab List Chairman Jamal Zahalka, who applauded the removal of the metal detectors.

People China criticises United States for Doklam policy supporting India
Author: 0 China criticises United States for Doklam policy supporting India

India has said the Chinese road project threatens its access to the corridor, while China has questioned why India should even have a say in a matter that concerns only Beijing and Bhutan. India protested the construction, fearing it would allow China to cut India's access to its northeastern states. It has made it very clear yet again that it will not move back from its stated position: that India withdraw its troops, and then talk.

People Almost half of Trump voters think he won the popular vote
Author: 0 Almost half of Trump voters think he won the popular vote

Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah), who argued Monday on Fox News that any investigation into President Donald Trump's son over campaign ties to Russian Federation should also lead to an investigation into Hillary Clinton's daughter. Trump won in the Electoral College , of course, 306 electoral votes to Clinton's 232, but it has seemingly irked him that he lost in the popular vote.

People Won't declare 39 Indians missing in Mosul as dead: Sushma Swaraj
Author: 0 Won't declare 39 Indians missing in Mosul as dead: Sushma Swaraj

Even the USA still looks for soldiers who went missing in World War II. "In every meeting, we have been asking why Harjit Masih would tell a lie and Sushma would say "forget about what Harjit says". "But if anyone turns up alive, then it is their responsibility". How many inmates were there, how many were shifted or killed? "If they were killed, where are the bodies.Is there any blood trail", she said.

People ITV sees drop in half-year sales and profits amid advertising dip
Author: 0 ITV sees drop in half-year sales and profits amid advertising dip

ITV (ITV) has jumped to the top of the FTSE 100 amid investor relief an anticipated fall in advertising revenues was kept in line with guidance. George Salmon, equity analyst at Hargreaves Lansdown, said: "The phenomenal success of Love Island has provided a shot in the arm, while big names like The Voice and Britain's Got Talent remain essential viewing for millions".

People Shocking! Dead Lizard Found In Poorva Express Railway Lunch
Author: 0 Shocking! Dead Lizard Found In Poorva Express Railway Lunch

Mumbai: In a horrific incident that occurred on Tuesday, a railway passenger travelling in 12303 Poorva Express on Howrah-Delhi route was served a veg biryani with a lizard in it. The passenger escalated the matter to the minister after the ticket examiner and the pantry vehicle attendant did not respond to his complaint, according to NDTV .

People Hamas Ruled a Terrorist Organization by European Court of Justice
Author: 0 Hamas Ruled a Terrorist Organization by European Court of Justice

The decision came to a surprise, since in September a General Eleanor Sharpston of the Court of Justice said that the General Court was correct to remove Hamas from the blacklist the list in 2014. Advocates general of the ECJ are regularly called on to give their view before it makes a final ruling. However, it added that Hamas funds will continue to be frozen pending the outcome of the reconsideration.

People Former Wasserman Schultz Aide Accused Of Bank Fraud
Author: 0 Former Wasserman Schultz Aide Accused Of Bank Fraud

A spokesman for Wasserman Schultz's office told Politico in March that Awan worked for the staff in an "advisory" role. The 37-year-old Awan of Lorton, Virginia, was arraigned Tuesday in the U.S. The new tenants said they found " wireless routers, hard drives that look like they tried to destroy, laptops, [and] a lot of brand new expensive toner ", in the house, according to the Daily Caller .

People Cobras hidden in potato-chip cans lead to arrest
Author: 0 Cobras hidden in potato-chip cans lead to arrest

Franco allegedly mailed six additional turtles - including desert box turtles, three-toed box turtles and ornate box turtles - from the United States to Hong Kong, but the package was intercepted by the U.S. "It seems unfairly menacing that a snake that can literally "stand up" and look a full-grown person in the eye would also be among the most venomous on the planet, but that describes the famous king cobra", National Geographic says of the feared snake.

People Trump speech to Boy Scouts raises ire of parents, former Scouts
Author: 0 Trump speech to Boy Scouts raises ire of parents, former Scouts

This has not been the first sitting president to be in attendance as many former presidents have been hosted at this event. Angry parents have pledged to withdraw their sons from Boy Scouts amid an outcry over Donald Trump's highly politicised speech to tens of thousands of youngsters.

Author: 0 Israel Remove Metal Detectors and Cameras in Jerusalem

Palestinians reject the metal detectors because they view the move as Israel asserting further control over the site. "No entry into al-Aqsa mosque until after an assessment by a Waqf technical committee and the return of the situation to how it was before the 14th of this month", read a statement from the Waqf , the Islamic endowments organisation which administers the mosque compound.

Author: 0 Israel's former foreign minister warns of holy war with Muslim world

The restrictions angered the people of Palestine and several of them were killed in Israeli soldiers' attacks on demonstrating Palestinians . Friday's West Bank terror attack, meanwhile, was the first in a series. On Friday, Egypt called on Israel to stop the violence against Palestinians at the Al-Aqsa Mosque site and in Jerusalem . The step prompted widespread riots from Palestinians who accused Israel of trying to alter the status quo at the flashpoint holy site.

People Inflation disappoints as headline rate falls back below RBA target
Author: 0 Inflation disappoints as headline rate falls back below RBA target

That was shy of expectations for 0.4 percent and down from 0.5 percent in the three months prior. This came as a surprise to most economists, with the consensus being a small uptick in the rate of inflation, and Kate Hickie, Australia & New Zealand economist at Capital Economics told Xinhua on Wednesday that the unexpected declines were due to lower prices.

People India Says NO to Self-driving Cars, Cites Potential Job Losses
Author: 0 India Says NO to Self-driving Cars, Cites Potential Job Losses

But their reason has to be crowd pleasing. Instead, the government will focus on training drivers as adequate driving skills can provide employment to about 50 lakh people. How their work will be impacted by the government's now-public view of autonomous vehicle technology is not known, but Mr. Gadkari seems firm on this matter.

People US President Donald Trump slams Republicans who won't 'protect' him
Author: 0 US President Donald Trump slams Republicans who won't 'protect' him

Jay Sekulow told reporters in Denver, "We're not researching it because it's not an issue". Vice-president Mike Pence, who would become president, could pardon Donald Trump and then Trump and his doctors could say that he is okay and he could become president again with no fear of prosecution for any misdeeds he committed before the date of the pardon.

People Adam Schiff Fires Back at President Trump in Twitter Spat
Author: 0 Adam Schiff Fires Back at President Trump in Twitter Spat

Meanwhile, his Republican counterpart was forced to temporarily recuse himself from the Russian investigation in April, after progressive groups filed a complaint with a congressional ethics committee alleging that he discussed classified details of the probe with media.

People No rockets from Gaza for Jerusalem, analyst says
Author: 0 No rockets from Gaza for Jerusalem, analyst says

Now the anti-Semitic thug dictator of Turkey has joined the incitement, calling on all Muslims to unite to "defend" the al-Aqsa Mosque . Sheikh Najeh Bakirat, the director of al-Aqsa Mosque, said overnight on Tuesday that the move does not fulfil the demands of the Muslim worshippers as the security cameras are being kept.

People Trump slams Sessions as not tough enough, assails intel leaks
Author: 0 Trump slams Sessions as not tough enough, assails intel leaks

The president has been vocal in criticizing Sessions on Twitter in recent days, calling him "beleaguered " and accusing him of being "very weak" on Hillary Clinton's "crimes" and "leakers". Several of Sessions' allies have asserted that the attorney general has no intention of stepping down. Critics suggested that McCabe, who was helping to oversee the investigation into Clinton's use of a private email server, could be swayed because of his wife's involvement in politics.

People Opposition: 'Venezuelan agents seize two more court appointees'
Author: 0 Opposition: 'Venezuelan agents seize two more court appointees'

One of them had already been detained Saturday. Venezuela will hold voting on July 30 to elect the Constitutional Assembly, set to rewrite the constitution as a way out of the political turmoil, which started in January 2016, when a new legislature was elected and relations between Maduro and the parliament became strained.

People With Vote Looming, Senators Still Don't Have Details On Health Care Plan
Author: 0 With Vote Looming, Senators Still Don't Have Details On Health Care Plan

Senate will ultimately consider would kick more than 700,000 Washingtonians out of health coverage. Not by a long shot, but if our elected officials would combine their independent and good minds, ACA can be strengthened to a point that our American health care is one of the best in the world for everyone , not just those who can afford it.

People Court Rejects DC Mandate for 'Good Reason' to Carry Gun
Author: 0 Court Rejects DC Mandate for 'Good Reason' to Carry Gun

Requiring that individuals must have a " good reason " to need firearms for personal protection is a rule created to defy the Second Amendment, a federal appeals court has decided, striking down the laws meant to curb gun ownership in the United States capital.

People Israeli PM Netanyahu Says Home of Palestinian Attacker Will be Destroyed
Author: 0 Israeli PM Netanyahu Says Home of Palestinian Attacker Will be Destroyed

Six Israeli police officers were injured in the rioting, touched off after Israel installed metal detectors at the Temple Mount in response to a July 14 terrorist shooting near the holy site that killed two Israeli police officers. Omar al-Abed entered a house on Friday evening in the Jewish settlement of Halamish and stabbed four members of a family as they as they sat down to a traditional Sabbath dinner to celebrate the birth of a new grandchild in the family.

People Cardinal George Pell to plead not guilty to historical sex charges
Author: 0 Cardinal George Pell to plead not guilty to historical sex charges

At least six police officers escorted him into the building amid the crush of photographers and camera crews, while protesters holding placards watched on. Cardinal George Pell has denied the alleged offending. The hearing lasted just six minutes, before Magistrate Duncan Reynolds adjourned the case to October 6.

People Debating Rory vs. Spieth: Who will win a Career Grand Slam first?
Author: 0 Debating Rory vs. Spieth: Who will win a Career Grand Slam first?

So naturally, Brady had to weigh in on Spieth's latest achievement. It sure didn't look like that at the start, when Spieth made three bogeys on his opening four holes to lose his lead, regained a two-shot advantage with a birdie and an exquisite pitch for par on the tough sixth hole, and then gave it right back with a three-putt bogey on the ninth as Kuchar made birdie.

People Erdogan announced negotiations on S-400 with Russian Federation nearly complete
Author: 0 Erdogan announced negotiations on S-400 with Russian Federation nearly complete

Relations between the major trading partners deteriorated after Turkey arrested 10 rights activists, including a German, three weeks ago as part of a wider security crackdown since last year's failed military coup. A Turkish prosecutor has accused them of links to the network of Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen, whom Ankara blames for the attempted coup in July 2016.

People VW diesel cars may lose registration in Germany over emissions
Author: 0 VW diesel cars may lose registration in Germany over emissions

BMW's statement said discussions with other manufacturers focused on installing the infrastructure to refill the tanks but it did not further address the inter-company contacts. But many drivers do not want their cars to be retrofitted with new software, fearing any changes to make the vehicles comply with emissions standards would result in them being slower and consuming more fuel.