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  • Boris Johnson wins bid to quash court summons over £350m a week Brexit claim

    Date: 2019-06-07 15:20:35 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:37 - ID:7971029

    LONDON, June 7 (MENA) - Boris Johnson will not appear in court over allegations he committed misconduct in a public office by "misleading the public" about Brexit, after winning a legal challenge, the Independent reported on Friday. His lawyer ....

  • Afghan forces kill 15 Taliban militants in Nerkh district

    Date: 2019-06-07 14:50:50 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:33 - ID:7971072

    KABUL, June 7 (MENA) - The Afghan security forces have killed 15 Taliban militants during an operation in Wardak province, Khaama press reported Friday. The 203rd Thunder Corps in a statement said Thursday that the security forces conducted the ....

  • Russia’s Putin says Huawei is being unceremoniously pushed out of the global market

    Date: 2019-06-07 14:40:53 GMT - Russia - World - SN:32 - ID:7971059

    MOSCOW, June 7 (MENA) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said Chinese telecom giant Huawei was at risk of being pushed out of the global market, CNBC reported. Speaking at the St Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) on Friday, Putin ....

  • Trial opens in Germany of couple in extremist ricin plot

    Date: 2019-06-07 14:12:59 GMT - Germany - World - SN:30 - ID:7970956

    BERLIN, June 7 (MENA) - A 30-year-old Tunisian and his 43-year-old German wife have gone on trial on charges they were preparing a biological attack in the name of the Daesh group, Fox Nees reported. Sief Allah H. and Yasmin H. are alleged to ....

  • US, Russian warships nearly collide in the Pacific

    Date: 2019-06-07 14:03:21 GMT - USA - World - SN:28 - ID:7971024

    WASHINGTON, June 7 (MENA) The United States and Russian navies are at odds over an apparent near collision in the Pacific Friday with each side blaming the other, CNN reported. The US and Russian warships came somewhere between 50 feet and 165 ....

  • Pakistani FM pledges his country's keenness on having talks with India on all important matters

    Date: 2019-06-07 13:36:13 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:27 - ID:7970953

    ISLAMABAD, June 7 (MENA) - Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi in a letter to his new Indian counterpart S Jaishankar on Friday said that Islamabad wants talks with New Delhi on "all important matters" and remains committed to efforts for ....

  • 25 injured in Swedish blast that hits 2 apartment buildings

    Date: 2019-06-07 13:34:02 GMT - Sweden - World - SN:26 - ID:7970955

    STOCKHOLM, June 7 (MENA) - A powerful explosion ripped through two adjacent apartment buildings in a southern Swedish city on Friday, slightly injuring 25 people, officials said. The cause of the blast wasn't immediately known, the Washington ....

  • Explosion tears through apartment buildings in Sweden

    Date: 2019-06-07 10:12:29 GMT - Sweden - World - SN:20 - ID:7970748

    STOCKHOLM, June 7 (MENA) - Swedish police said an explosion has ripped through adjacent apartment buildings in the city of Linkoping injuring at least 19 people. The blast shattered windows and destroyed balconies, Deutsche Welle ....

  • 4 terrorists killed in shootout in Jammu & Kashmir's Pulwama

    Date: 2019-06-07 08:28:36 GMT - India - World - SN:11 - ID:7970597

    NEW DELHI, June 7 (MENA) - Four terrorists were gunned down by the security forces during an exchange of fire in Jammu and Kashmir early this morning, Indian channel NDTV reported. The operation was jointly launched by army, police and CRPF in ....

  • Putin: Venezuelan people to decide whether Maduro should stay in power

    Date: 2019-06-06 18:47:10 GMT - Russia - World - SN:36 - ID:7970364

    MOSCOW, June 6 (MENA) - Russian President Vladimir Putin says it will be up to the Venezuelan people to decide whether President Nicolás Maduro should stay in power. Speaking at Thursday's meeting with international news agency chiefs in St. ....

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