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He said that India would get billions of dollars for meeting its commitment under the 2015 Paris Agreement along with China and gain a financial advantage over the US. The home minister said it had to be seen in what circumstances the U.S. president made the statement on the Paris accord . "He knows that the USA has to be responsible with it, and that's what we're going to do".
  • Cautious Comey expected in US hearing on Trump-Russia probes

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    The president allegedly said he hoped Comey would drop the Flynn investigation, a request that concerned Comey enough that he documented the conversation in a memo shortly after speaking with the president. Any confirmation that Trump tried to press Comey would open the president to damaging allegations that he attempted to obstruct an ongoing FBI investigation - which several Democrats have warned would propel the crisis into Watergate-like territory.
  • Champions Trophy 2017: Rain washes out Australia-Bangladesh tie

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    After the unsafe Martin Guptill departed, edging Stokes to Root for 27, New Zealand's hopes rested firmly on Williamson, who had scored a century in their abandoned opener against Australia . England put on a superb all-round showing to easily account for New Zealand and advance into the final four of the Champions Trophy in top spot in Group A courtesy of an 87-run win in Cardiff .
  • Did Trump threaten to stop German auto imports?

    Did Trump threaten to stop German auto imports?

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    The White House did not immediately respond to an emailed request for comment. The German American Chamber of Commerce said Germany is the third largest foreign employer in the USA and half of these jobs are in manufacturing. "[Trump] said they're very bad on trade", he said in Sicily, Italy, according to Bloomberg. A separate report from the newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung noted that Trump's chief economic advisor Gary Cohn also made a fool of himself in the meeting .
  • Qatar row: Trump calls for 'unity' in Gulf

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    Oil prices fell on concern that the rift would undermine efforts by OPEC to tighten production. While Turkey has said that it is ready to resolve the dispute, Iran has said that it will provide food to Qatar. The country is home to a number of high-profile figures of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood and Palestinian Islamist group Hamas , both listed as terrorist organizations by the United States.
  • Musk comments on new models

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    Tesla has already started to take questions for the shareholder meeting well in advance which can be asked at the shareholder meeting. Compared to how his loose lips have ignited some of his past speaking engagements, this one was surprisingly light on shock value.
  • Theresa May 'ready to curb human rights laws to fight extremism'

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    The Conservative manifesto committed to remaining in the European Convention on Human Rights - which is separate to the EU - for the whole of the next Parliament. Her comments were criticised as political and brought concerns about whether, if re-elected, her anti-terrorism plans could be effective and also protect civil liberties.
  • Germany to pull troops from Turkish base in spat with Ankara

    Germany to pull troops from Turkish base in spat with Ankara

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    German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel visited Ankara on Monday in attempt to settle disagreements between the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies. Lawmakers are still discussing whether the proposed withdrawal should be put to a parliamentary vote. Von der Leyen said the Azraq air base in Jordan would be a new base for Germany's troops.
  • Philippines to investigate country's oldest bank glitch

    Philippines to investigate country's oldest bank glitch

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    In a statement posted on Twitter , BPI said some clients might have seen their accounts debited twice or credited twice for a past transaction. It added that it has identified the root cause of the error and is temporarily suspending access to electronic channels to speed up rectification.