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by | June 14, 2017 | 05:46

The Madhya Pradesh government, which had earlier hiked the compensation to Rs 1 crore for the next of the kin of those killed in police firing, promised to soon come out with a solution for farm loan waiver . However, the CM remain unmoved and said that he will only end his fast after situation gets backs to normal in the state. Similarly, Rs4,400 crore went as crop insurance compensation sum a year ago.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:45

He is set to testify hours after Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein appeared in the Senate and said he's seen no basis for firing Robert Mueller , the former FBI director he appointed as special counsel to oversee the Russian Federation investigation.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:47

Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., also participated in the negotiations and pushed for provisions that bars punished individuals from using family members to get around the sanctions. Bob Corker , R-Tenn., told CNN he met with his staff Monday to discuss the budget, saying "After about five minutes, I said, 'This is a total waste of time.' The budget that's being presented is not going to be the budget we deal with".

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:45

European Council President Donald Tusk reminded Britain to focus on negotiations to avoid a Brexit "no deal". Yet with the result from Thursday's United Kingdom election, which left no single party with a majority, it is anyone's guess when and how the country will be ready to start the talks.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:40

He assured lawmakers Tuesday that he would follow the regulation concerning the special counsel, which says that Mueller can only be fired for good cause. "Mr Ruddy never spoke to the president regarding this issue", Sean Spicer , the White House press secretary, said in a statement. "It is certainly theoretically possible that the Attorney General could fire him, that's the only person who has the authority to fire him".

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:44

Mr Comey told the Senate panel that he shared an unclassified memo about his February conversation with Mr Trump about Flynn because he hoped it would lead to the appointment of a special counsel. president. The committee is seeking the materials by June 23. TRUMP: 100 percent. I didn't say... Intelligence agencies have concluded Russian Federation sought to interfere in the election, including by leaking hacked Democratic emails and engaging in propaganda efforts.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:40

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday said he had "a lot of confidence" in special counsel Robert Mueller , one day after Newsmax CEO Chris Ruddy said President Donald Trump was considering firing Mueller . Leahy questioned how Sessions "can credibly lead the Justice Department". The deputy attorney general added, "You have my assurance that we are going to faithfully follow that regulation and Director Mueller is going to have the full degree of independence he needs ...

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:37

Reporter: [Comey] did say, under oath, that you told him to let the Flynn. that you hoped the Flynn investigation would go away. On Friday, the leaders of the House of Representatives intelligence committee's investigation said they had asked Mr Comey for his notes and memos about his discussions with Mr Trump , and also asked the White House for its notes and memos on the same.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:33

A bipartisan group of senators has taken a step to limit the Trump administration's ability to ease sanctions on Russian Federation, adding an amendment to a widely supported Iran sanctions bill to make sure Congress has a say in future Russian Federation policy.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:26

As Sessions entered the crowded hearing room, a swarm of news photographers clicked away with their cameras. Sessions also said he does not remember any other meetings with Russian officials, except those two, during the 2016 presidential campaign.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:25

Qatar denies allegations it supports terrorism and has vowed to not give up its independent foreign policy . According to the statement, reciprocal military visits have been ongoing since October 2015. Companies have had to find alternative routes to get goods in and out of Qatar because it normally imports food through its land link with Saudi Arabia.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:21

The number of abortions to non-residents has fallen each year since 2003, when the figure was 9,078. "The Irish government must take heed of today's ruling, and commit to respecting women's rights by allowing people in Ireland the opportunity to repeal the Eighth Amendment in a referendum".

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:22

He also had prior conversations with Comey, who testified last week that, following a February 14 meeting with Trump, he told Sessions that he never again wanted to be left alone with the president. Ahead of the hearing there had been suggestions that Sessions might have had a third, unreported encounter with Kislyak in April 2016, at Washington's Mayflower Hotel, where candidate Trump was giving his first major foreign policy speech.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:22

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is set to testify Tuesday to the Senate intelligence committee , the latest official to go before the panel as it investigates Russian meddling in the US election and potential coordination between the Trump presidential campaign and Russia .

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:21

Representative Adam Schiff , the Democratic ranking member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, which is overseeing its own probe into the Russian Federation matter, tweeted , "If President fired Bob Mueller , Congress would immediately re-establish independent counsel and appoint Bob Mueller".

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:20

Breaking with his secretary of state's rhetoric, Trump called Qatar a "funder of terrorism at a very high level". Trump said Arab leaders he met with in Saudi Arabia last month had urged him to confront Qatar over its behavior. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has ratified two deals allowing Turkish troops' deployment to Qatar and training the Gulf nation's gendarmerie, according to the presidency.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:18

Cassidy also said he was "not confident" in the process so far. "I think we have to really take a look at this, and I think the American people need to take a look at it", Johnson told Bloomberg . The AHCA would freeze Medicaid enrollments starting in 2020, effectively unraveling the expansion and leaving millions without insurance. They would have the rollback occur over a 7-year window beginning in 2020.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:19

Richman likely was - and potentially still is - one of a few people to possess Comey's memo documenting Trump's alleged request that the FBI director shut down the bureau's investigation into Michael Flynn . "I hardly know the man; I'm not going to say, 'I want you to pledge allegiance". The president said , "I'll tell you about that some time in the future".

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:18

The information, however, came from the North Korean government and has not yet been verified. The bad news is, he's been in a coma for 16 months after contracting botulism. Businessman Kim Dong-chul was arrested in October 2015 and accused of espionage. Clinton in 2009 flew to Pyongyang to negotiate the release of United States television journalists Laura Ling and Euna Lee, jailed after wandering across to the North from China.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:13

In a unanimous decision Monday , the 9th Circuit said Trump's March 6 order, which banned nationals from six majority-Muslim countries from entering the US, did not offer a sufficient justification to suspend the entry of more than 180 million people on the basis of nationality.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:14

Vice President Mike Pence, who has worked with Senate Republicans for weeks on health care, will also join the lunch. Additionally, according to Senate rules , the bill passed through the body has to save $133 billion, the same amount of money as the House bill.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:12

Despite Israel's disengagement from Gaza in 2005, Gaza still receives almost all its electricity from the Israeli grid, paid for by the Palestinian Authority, which controls the West Bank. It did so after the Palestinian Authority informed Israel that it only planned to pay NIS 25 million of its NIS 40 million monthly bill. A PA official openly admitted that the row over electricity is aimed at bringing the Gaza Strip back under control.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:12

It now holds 318 seats. Theresa May has confirmed she plans to stay on as Britain's prime minister to provide certainty to the country, with support from Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party. This position defies the new political reality. That won't be an easy task, considering that many members of parliament on both sides of the aisle have already called for May's resignation.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:06

He says, "I may have to kill myself". - Stephen King (@StephenKing) May 4, 2017 The move to cut King off from reading his tweets comes a day after a veterans' group said that it had also been blocked by the president . "I still have access", she wrote. "I'll DM them to you". I still have access. Some of her fans haven't been too happy about it either. But even if it wasn't, he assured Rowling, author of the Harry Potter series, that he'd be OK.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:05

DUP leader Arlene Foster is due to meet May today (June 13) for crunch talks, which could force the delay of the government's presentation of its legislative programme to parliament by Queen Elizabeth II, due next Monday (June 19). British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday was heading into hard talks with a hardline Northern Irish party on securing a working majority after a crushing electoral setback.