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Global Media Leo Varadkar has done the impossible... out-socked Justin Trudeau
Author: 0 Leo Varadkar has done the impossible... out-socked Justin Trudeau

Away from talk of socks, trade issues are set to dominate the agenda, with the Canada-EU free trade deal expected to be a focal point of talks between the two leaders. It's not just an agreement for big business. On the second of a three-day visit to the Republic of Ireland, Mr Trudeau will also meet President Michael D Higgins at his official residence.

Global Media In Hyderabad, Meira pins hopes on her role in Telangana formation
Author: 0 In Hyderabad, Meira pins hopes on her role in Telangana formation

She also made a request with the Chief Minister Office stating she would like to speak with Mr Rao over the phone. Making it a Dalit VS Dalit battle, the opposition party picked former Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar as their candidate for the next presidential election against NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind to be held on 17 July.

Global Media Police break up traders' anti-GST sit-in in Srinagar
Author: 0 Police break up traders' anti-GST sit-in in Srinagar

The media men boycotted the initial proceedings to protest the media gag. The opposition members warned that House proceedings would not be allowed until media, including electronic and photo-journalists, are allowed to cover the proceedings, he said.

Global Media Darren Collison agrees to 2-year, $20M deal to rejoin Pacers
Author: 0 Darren Collison agrees to 2-year, $20M deal to rejoin Pacers

He deals also has a partial guarantee for its second year. Indiana Pacers guard Monta Ellis (11) brings the ball up court against the Denver Nuggets at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. IN now has about $13 million left in salary cap space, but that could increase depending on how they decide to go about nonguarantee contracts. I would be interested to know if the Pacers communicated with George Hill's camp at all throughout this process.

Author: 0 Decision on Al Jazeera's Future Given 48-Hour Extension

Qatar , which denies funding extremism, will submit a formal response on Monday. The Egyptian Foreign Affairs Ministry released a statement that a meeting will take place on Wednesday with the presence of Foreign Affairs Ministers from Egypt, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and the UAE to follow up on the crisis.

Global Media Prince George and Princess Charlotte in pictures
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A Kensington Palace spokesman said: "The option was there to take the children and they made a decision to take the opportunity to travel to the two countries as a family". The visit is upon request by The Foreign and Commonwealth Office and, although the royal couple will be engaging with business and government officials, they have reportedly prioritized meeting aspiring youths in various industries.

Global Media Empty Plenary Hall - Problem of the European Parliament
Author: 0 Empty Plenary Hall - Problem of the European Parliament

The debate was about the Maltese presidency of the European Council, which recently ended. Mr Tanjani interjected and asked for him to adopt a "more respectful attitude", adding: "You may criticise the Parliament but the Commission does not control the Parliament".

Global Media Woman drives SUV into pool at Colorado mountain resort
Author: 0 Woman drives SUV into pool at Colorado mountain resort

Police estimate she was travelling at up to 60mph - but fortunately the pool was closed at the time. Police said a woman in her seventies drove up a hill, through a fence into a pool at the Cheyenne Mountain Resort. Officers estimate they will be at the resort the majority of the day, working to drain the pool before they remove the auto. Crews were on the scene, draining the pool in order to lift the auto out.

Global Media Venus cries about crash in which man died
Author: 0 Venus cries about crash in which man died

Despite Venus beating her opponent in straight sets, it seems the world was more concerned with the 37-year-old's wardrobe choices, with the six time Wimbledon victor appearing to break a historic Wimbledon rule. "It gives me joy", she said. But it was pointed out that the bra was initially hidden from view beneath Williams' dress, becoming exposed only by her movement on court, and that it had not been considered a deliberate attempt to add colour to her outfit.

Global Media Florida man sits on gun, shoots self in penis, police say
Author: 0 Florida man sits on gun, shoots self in penis, police say

Cedrick Jelks, 38, of Jacksonville climbed into his vehicle and sat on his gun, which accidentally went off. Jelks immediately rushed into his girlfriend's house and went straight to the bathroom, according to WKMG-TV in Orlando. Cedrick Jelks, 38, from Jacksonville, Florida reportedly has a previous conviction for possession of cocaine which precludes him from owning a firearm, as well as multiple arrests on his record for a variety of offenses, including driving under the influence.

Global Media Maryland school aide with HIV arrested on child porn, assault charges
Author: 0 Maryland school aide with HIV arrested on child porn, assault charges

Bell, who also had worked as an instructional aide at Benjamin Stoddert Middle School, was immediately removed from the school and banned from continuing his coaching duties. According to People magazine, Charles County Public Schools recently released a press release concerning Bell and the investigation. "To our parents and our community who put their faith and trust in us to safeguard their children, I apologize on behalf of Charles County Public Schools".

Global Media US Carries Out Drone Strike Against Shabab Militants in Somalia
Author: 0 US Carries Out Drone Strike Against Shabab Militants in Somalia

The Sunday strike appears to be the second that US forces carried out under expanded authorities given to Africom commanders by President Trump earlier this year. Pentagon spokeswoman Major Audricia M Harris said the strike occurred on Sunday afternoon Somalia-time and the U.S. was assessing the results. The US Department of Defense (DoD) was authorised in March this year to support Somali security forces in their fight against the al-Shabab militant group.

Global Media Qatar crisis: Under-pressure Doha says to boost gas production 30%
Author: 0 Qatar crisis: Under-pressure Doha says to boost gas production 30%

Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi, the head of Qatar Petroleum, told a press conference that the country intends to raise production to 100 million tonnes of natural gas a year by 2024. We are the ones who should be calling force majeure because we have the restrictions, not them", Al Kaabi said. Qatar's gas riches have transformed it in recent years into one of the world's wealthiest countries, a major worldwide investor and a regional player that will host the 2022 football World Cup.

Global Media SolGen lauds SC's affirmation of Martial Law
Author: 0 SolGen lauds SC's affirmation of Martial Law

Senator Francis Pangilinan while disagreeing with the SC ruling, said he accepts the authority of the Supreme Court to rule on the issue. Duterte commended the troops in Marawi and saluted them for their relentless effort and determination in retaking the city from the Maute and Abu Sayyaf local terror groups.

Global Media Backed SDF breaches Raqqa's Old City wall
Author: 0 Backed SDF breaches Raqqa's Old City wall

Advancing on Raqqa, the de-facto capital of ISIL since they seized it in July 2014, is a symbolic development in the coordinated fight against the group in Syria and Iraq. The latest advance into Raqqa comes days after the USA -backed fighters seized the last road into Raqq and began their trek along a river south of the city Thursday.

Global Media Syrian Army Extends Cease-Fire Prior to Peace Talks
Author: 0 Syrian Army Extends Cease-Fire Prior to Peace Talks

Army officials said the ceasefire would last until Thursday in order to support reconciliation efforts. The rebel side has already expressed deep misgivings about the de-escalation zones, which they say benefit the Syrian army by freeing forces to allow them to make territorial gains elsewhere.

Global Media Sunny, hot Independence Day with a chance for thunderstorms
Author: 0 Sunny, hot Independence Day with a chance for thunderstorms

Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Tuesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Thursday , it will be sunny with a high near 91, the weather service said. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68 degrees. Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

Global Media Sainsbury's Posts 2.3% Increase In Like-For-Like Sales In Q1
Author: 0 Sainsbury's Posts 2.3% Increase In Like-For-Like Sales In Q1

Sales were boosted by rising inflation, as well as the later timing of Easter and Mother's Day, b ut the group said it also rung up a 1.9% rise in the number of transactions at its tills. Argos has been the main driver for refocused retail giant J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY) since the acquisition of the catalogue-based high street stores group a year ago but today's trading statement also showed a brighter performance from the group's grocery core though challenges remain.