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Some 11 Conservative MPs are vying for the top job, with Mr Cleverly, aged 49, and Kit Malthouse, the MP for North West Hampshire, having pulled out of the race. 'It is clear that, despite much support, particularly from our party's grassroots, MPs weren't comfortable with such a move and it has become clear that it is highly unlikely that I would progress to be one of the final two candidates'.
  • Beijing issues alerts on traveling to US

    Beijing issues alerts on traveling to US

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    The alert, in effect until the end of the year, comes amid escalation in the trade war between China and the United States, which also seems to be affecting other aspects of bilateral ties, such as student exchanges. companies, made goods in the United States more expensive, and hit USA exporters to China. "This has affected Chinese students going to study in the United States or smoothly completing their studies", it added.
  • Stephen Colbert gives a gleeful rundown of the UK's protests against Trump

    Stephen Colbert gives a gleeful rundown of the UK's protests against Trump

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    Trump dismissed the protests as "fake news" and said he felt only "tremendous love" from the British people."And even coming over today, there were thousands of people cheering", he said. He is a stone cold loser who should focus on crime in London , not me. He got a personalised Air Force One jacket, much like the one former President Barack Obama is wearing below.
  • Day veteran honours fallen comrades with parachute jump

    Day veteran honours fallen comrades with parachute jump

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    Historians disagree on the fierce fighting that took place in the battle for Caen, a strategic position which the Allies hoped to capture on D-Day itself but took nearly two months. He said it was dark when he touched down in 1944 and he can't be sure exactly where he was. In 1944, he'd jumped with the U.S. Army's 101st Airborne Division.
  • Mass protests planned for Trump's state visit to UK

    Mass protests planned for Trump's state visit to UK

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    Charles, who had tea with Mr Trump earlier on Monday, is seated next to Mrs Trump, while Camilla is on the other side of the president and next to USA ambassador Woody Johnson. The president's daughter and adviser Ivanka is seated between the Countess of Wessex and International Trade Secretary Liam Fox, while Ivanka's husband Mr Kushner, a senior adviser to Mr Trump, has the Princess Royal on his right and Mark Carney, governor of the Bank of England, on his left.
  • Pa. Woman Who Died in Dominican All-Inclusive Had Heart Attack, Says Resort

    Pa. Woman Who Died in Dominican All-Inclusive Had Heart Attack, Says Resort

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    Psychotherapist Miranda Schaup-Werner, 41, from Allentown, died in front of her husband in their room in the Bahía Príncipe hotel in La Romana on May 25 after having a drink from the minibar, a relative told Fox News . Cynthia Day and Nathaniel Holmes checked into the hotel the same day as the Werner's, and were set to leave on May 30th. It was later discovered that the pair died after their auto plunged off a cliff as they made their way to the airport.
  • Abe expected to meet with Iran's Khamenei on trip

    Abe expected to meet with Iran's Khamenei on trip

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    Washington has since May beefed up its military presence in the Middle East due to alleged Iranian "threats". The chief diplomat said such policy will not work against Iran . Last month, Iran partially suspended its commitments under the 2015 deal on its nuclear programs, known as the JCPOA. Accusing the Trump administration of waging "economic terrorism" affecting the rights of both Iran and Turkey, Farazmand noted that "all countries are entitled to develop common trade ties with one ...
  • Indian Air Force transport plane with 13 on board missing

    Indian Air Force transport plane with 13 on board missing

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    It was headed to the Mechuka airfield in Arunachal Pradesh near the China border. The IAF has launched Sukhoi-30 combat aircraft and C-130 Special Ops aircraft on a search mission for locating the IAF AN-32 aircraft. Singh on his Twitter account wrote that he prays for the safety of all the passengers present in the plane. A decade back, in June 2009, an An-32 on a routine sortie involving 13 personnel crashed near Tato village close to the Mechuka ALG.
  • Trump's visit to the United Kingdom met with protests

    Trump's visit to the United Kingdom met with protests

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    A supporter of President Donald Trump was seen on video being harassed by an angry mob in London's Trafalgar Square on Tuesday amid the president's state visit - and as the confrontation became more physical, the man also became the latest "milkshake" attack victim.