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Donald Trump likely to withdraw from Paris climate deal


The upcoming decision is a victory for hardliners such as senior White House adviser Stephen Bannon, who argued that the deal would hobble the USA economy and Trump's energy agenda, and a defeat for moderates like Trump's daughter Ivanka, who feared that withdrawing would damage US relations overseas. Read More »

Warriors expect a different Cavaliers team in Game 2

Steph Curry made 11 of 22 shots and scored 28 points, on 6-of-11 3-point shooting. Nobody has handed the Golden State Warriors a loss this postseason. OK, James may have slipped while closing out on Kevin Durant . I'm a Cavs fan, so if we have to talk about the NBA Finals can we just talk about Rihanna? "He does seem like he's getting better, but I'm going to keep coaching until he says he can or can't". Read More »

As US Retreats, EU and China Seek Climate Leadership at Summit

In this world we will be in a jungle without rules. He urged the two sides to jointly confront the instability of the worldwide situation with a stable bilateral cooperation. Rajoy and Modi agreed to boost bilateral cooperation in the field of combating climate change. A bilateral climate agreement in 2014 between the world's two biggest emitters, China and the USA, helped pave the road to Paris by building political will for the hard-fought climate pact. Read More »

Manipur HSLC Class 10 Results 2017 Are Available At manresults


They can take a print of results page for further reference. Of Course, Manipur Secondary Board of Education conducted exams from 17 June to April 4. For private candidates, exams ended on March 30. Ever since its establishment, the board has been fulfilling such responsibilities as curriculum or syllabus designing, hosting school examinations , and making text-books available for all standards between Class I to Class X. Read More »

Congressman Drafts Letter Calling For Immediate Suspension Of Jared Kushner's Security Clearance

Comey is expected to appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee, which is investigating possible connections between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation during last year's presidential election. Fusion was one of the first on the case, quoting Trump's tweet and adding a meta twist: "It's now been 15 minutes and the President still hasn't deleted this tweet ". Read More »

EU vows 'no backsliding' on Paris pact


He added, "The fight against climate change , and all the research, innovation and technological progress it will bring, will continue, with or without the U.S". While China's own coal consumption has fallen for the past three years, reducing the fossil fuel's share of its energy consumption to 62 percent, it has also been investing heavily in coal projects overseas as part of its Belt and Road initiative. Read More »

Predators coach mum on Game 3 goalie choice


The game-winning goal in the opening game of the series broke the streak, and two goals in Game 2 showed that Guentzel has smashed through that rookie wall. He ended the first period with four big ones in succession that kept the game 1-1 and turned in a couple more big ones in second period with the game still tied. Read More »

Trump skips US Embassy move to Jerusalem ... for now


But a statement issued by the White House insisted that the decision should not be seen as a retreat from his promise he made during his election campaign, saying that the question of moving the embassy to Jerusalem is "not if that move happens, but only when". Read More »

Oil and Gas: Investors bet Trump climate withdrawal to boost U.S. drilling


The French president's call to #MakeOurPlanetGreatAgain went viral online, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel said it's time to look ahead. Trump spent much of his campaign downplaying the effects of climate change and now this bold move places the United States alongside Nicaragua and Syria as the only nations not part of the agreement . Read More »

Weather Channel sends Trump a message: 'Still Don't Care? Proof You Should'

Shortly after Trump made his announcement regarding the climate pact - ironically held in the White House Rose Garden - The Weather Channel completely revamped its list of top news stories on its front page to reflect its disdain. Trump's decision fulfills a campaign promise, but it dampens worldwide efforts to slow global warming. The Paris agreement seeks to engage countries around the world to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to try to reverse climate change. Read More »

Hundreds demonstrate in Kabul for more security

At least four Afghans have been killed as police fired live rounds to disperse protesters seeking to march on the presidential palace and demand the government's resignation after a devastating truck bombing . With emotions running high after the clashes, there were fears that political strongmen might ride the wave of anger produced by the casualties. Undeterred by Pakistan's claim that such charges are "baseless", the group of protestors held posters and banners and shouted slogans like ... Read More »

Pence: Trump's withdrawal from climate pact 'refreshing'


Trump tweeted in 2012: "The concept of global warming was created by and for the Chinese in order to make USA manufacturing non-competitive". The priority, according to Ms Merkel, was for the other signatories to renew their commitment to the "indispensable" climate agreement and address the challenge of global warming. Read More »

Evangelical Reactions to Trump Pulling Out of Paris Climate Deal

Washington , Jun 3 US President Donald Trump wrongly claimed that the Paris Agreement would leave India and China unchecked on building coal-fired power plants, an American web-based fact checking media outlet has said . In the wake of Trump's decision, Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto reaffirmed his city's commitment to the 2015 Paris accord and called the president's move "reckless" and "unacceptable". Read More »

Ramos, Madrid's 93rd-minute man, again a threat in CL final

Ronaldo will be Madrid's most unsafe weapon in Saturday's Champions League final against Juventus and Zidane did not try to hide the fact. Madrid will complete the club's first La Liga and Champions League double in 59 years if they take the trophy on Saturday. Read More »

Corbyn and May battle over Brexit in TV campaign event

The "Battle for Number 10" show broadcast on Sky News and Channel 4 brought the two prime contenders together in the same studio at the same time, but they did not appear together at any point. The SNP believes freezing the basic rate of income tax is "the right approach at a time when rising inflation is making it harder for many families to make ends meet", she said. Read More »

Ireland's first openly gay minister chosen to be next PM

It was Sunday 18 January 2015, Ireland was preparing for a referendum on same-sex marriage and cabinet minister Leo Varadkar was about to go public. "It is not something that defines me". "Though the Fine Gael party and its allies have the largest bloc of seats in Parliament, they do not command a majority". Read More »

Sean Spicer Thinks We're Dumb Enough To Believe Donald Trump *Meant


The important take away from this is, of course, that Spicer did not elaborate or explain what was covered by the phrase "on these matters". Fired FBI director James Comey plans to testify publicly in the Senate as early as next week to confirm bombshell accusations that President Donald Trump pressured him to end his investigation into a top Trump aide's ties to Russian Federation, a source close to the issue said Wednesday. Read More »

White House defends Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

The president's son-in-law and future staffer reportedly suggested to Russia's ambassador, shortly after the election, that they establish a secure channel to communicate off of United States of America radar."If you're going to create a back channel that relies exclusively on the Russian communications and apparatus, that's a really serious issue", said Mark Lowenthal, a former assistant director at the Central Intelligence Agency.Other major issues await Trump at home . Read More »

Indian-origin Ananya Vinay wins Scripps National Spelling Bee 2017

No matter who the victor is, a six-year-old Edith Fuller , became the youngest contestant at the Scripps National Spelling Bee who spelt the words "tapas" and "nyctinasty" but failed to win in the finals. " I knew them all ", she said. And when she had secured the title, Ananya thought to give a shout-out to her favorite National Basketball Association star: "Go Curry". Read More »

Why won't Trump tell us whether he believes in climate change?

Thursday's announcement on the Paris agreement was a decision "to abdicate our leadership in the world", Stanton said. Eleven months later, Obama and Xi stood together again, this time in the White House Rose Garden - ironically the setting for Trump's announcement of U.S. Read More »

Macron: Handshake Contest With Trump Was A Show Of Strength


But Trump seemed to change his tune when meeting with Macron, with Trump reportedly saying "you were my guy" when the two met for their handshake matchup. "One of the things we do with our handshakes is we establish comfort". Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch offered an example when, as the President introduced him to the world as his nominee to the high court, Trump vigorously yanked on his arm. Read More »