• Tillerson: US reviewing climate change policy

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    But at the meeting on Thursday, the forum presented a united front with Tillerson pledging continued USA commitment to the intergovernmental forum. "We are going to make the right decision for the United States". With military matters explicitly excluded from its agenda, the Council has served to foster cooperation between nations on developing this remaining frontier on Earth.
  • Nepalese vote in 1st local elections in 20 years

    Nepalese vote in 1st local elections in 20 years

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    The first phase of local elections are peacefully taking place at 281 local units out of 283 in province 3, 4 and 6, said the office Election Commission. Prime Minister's daughter, Renu Dahal has fielded her candidacy for the post of Mayor of Bharatpur Metropolitan City and the election here is being watched with keen interest in the national political level.
  • Attorneys say 8-year-old was bullied before killing himself

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    But in the immediate aftermath of her son's death, she spoke to local stations, saying that bullying may have had something to do with her son's decision to kill himself. "If she had known he had lost consciousness for over 7 minutes, that is a critical detail for a medical professional to know", she said. Reynolds found out about the bullying incident after her attorneys received a copy of a police investigative file that contained an email from a homicide detective to school officials ...
  • Tillerson straddles fence on United States climate change policy at Arctic Council

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    Still, Mr Tillerson's signing of the document surprised a source close to the State Department. Its focus is sustainable development and environmental protection of the Arctic. Among the causes of concern for Paris agreement proponents: a couple of weeks ago, the Environmental Protection Agency - facing huge potential cuts under Trump - archived its page on climate change, replacing it with one that says "we are now updating our website to reflect EPA's priorities under the leadership of ...
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Israel Independence Day

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    It described Israel as the "occupying power" and accused the regime of taking measures "to alter the character and status of the holy city of Jerusalem [al-Quds]". Aside from UNESCO, the United Nations Truce Supervision Organization and the UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process hold offices there.
  • Defecting French ex-PM Valls is told he must join Macron's party

    Defecting French ex-PM Valls is told he must join Macron's party

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    Valls, a center-leaning politician in favor of relaxing France's tight labor protections, could not even win his own Socialist party's presidential primary, losing to Benoit Hamon. "I'm not living with regrets". The wind of change has blown through French politics with the election of outsider Emmanuel Macron as president. The Republicans party, whose candidate Francois Fillon crashed out in the first round of the presidential election after being charged over giving his wife allegedly ...
  • Across LoC: Pak Troops Attack with Mortar Bombs

    Across LoC: Pak Troops Attack with Mortar Bombs

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    He said that Indian troops returned fire and that the gunbattle was still ongoing Saturday afternoon. Asiya, granddaughter of Tufail Hussain, was staying in his house. Ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Rajouri district, J-K on Sunday. The latest incident comes only days after two people were killed in cross-border firing in Kashmir, one on each side of India and Pakistan.
  • Conditions behind cyberattack may be hard to mimic

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    What is the virus that puts computers into hostage? Europol, the European Union's police agency , said the onslaught was at "an unprecedented level and will require a complex worldwide investigation to identify the culprits". A screenshot of the warning screen from a purported ransomware attack, as captured by a computer user in Taiwan, is seen on laptop in Beijing, Saturday, May 13 , 2017.