Jun 15 2017
Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Friday said Pakistan, as full member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), would strive further to achieve the collective objectives of the organization for regional cooperation, connectivity and economic prosperity.
Along with India, Pakistan has also joined the SCO as a full member state.
China's State media today reported that Xi only held talks with PM Modi, as well as with leaders of Tajikistan and Turkmenistan and the King of Spain who is in Astana for a world expo held alongside the SCO summit.
He assured that China will contribute with an additional 10 million yuan ($1.47 million USD) to the SCO Secretariat in order to facilitate its work.
The expansion of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) carries historic significance as India and Pakistan become full members of the bloc, SCO leaders said on Friday.
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The start of Brexit talks due on June 19 risk being pushed back, as the Conservatives debate whether to rethink their strategy . Rachel Sheard, who cast her vote near the site of the London Bridge attack, said the election certainly wasn't about Brexit.
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While Modi during his speech has specifically stressed on the need of a united approach to combat terrorism, Modi said, "it was impossible to reach a solution till all countries made concerted efforts to fight radicalization, terrorist recruitment, training and financing". "We look forward to working with member countries for progress, prosperity and connectivity in the region", said Pankaj Patel, President, Ficci.
President Jinping congratulated India on its expected official membership of the SCO and stated China's willingness to strengthen cooperation with India under the SCO framework and jointly make positive contribution to its sound and steady development. "We support connectivity with the SCO countries", he said, speaking in Hindi and added, "Connectivity should create cooperation and trust among our future generations".
The UN Secretary General also called on the Prime Minister.
The reason for the boycott was India's concerns over the $50 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, a project under the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), headed by Chinese President Xi, and which passes via Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK). "If Russia uses its strength and convince China, then the positive result will be seen in terms of terrorism", Sinha asserted.
Jun 14 2017
Verizon Takes Over Yahoo To Complete $4.5 Billion Deal
Since she took control in 2012, the company did more than triple its stock price, and Mayer noted that in her goodbye post. This is likely due to the number of hacks that were made public after Verizon announced the acquisition previous year .
Jun 13 2017
Top aides to Theresa May resign after disastrous election results
May has said she intends to stay as prime minister despite failing to win a Conservative majority in the election. And yet government insiders said the two presided over a " toxic and bullying" environment at Downing Street.
Jun 12 2017
Warriors' Green stays in Game 4 after technical foul fiasco
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Jun 12 2017
China Eastern flight lands safely in Sydney with hole torn in engine
China Eastern's Ms Zhang said a comprehensive investigation would involve aviation authorities from Australia and China. Passenger Leigh Stewart praised the crew's professionalism during the mid-air drama, saying he felt "very lucky".
Jun 12 2017
Boris Johnson denies plot to topple UK PM Theresa May
May lost her two closest aides on Saturday as she struggled to reassert her leadership after a crushing election setback. Davidson was one of the few Conservative success stories in the election as the Scottish wing of the party won 13 seats.
Jun 11 2017
Fallout from Iran attacks spells trouble to come in wider Middle East
Salman said any struggle for influence between Iran and Saudi Arabia has to take place "inside Iran, not in Saudi Arabia". The Interior Ministry in a statement increased the number of wounded to 52, up from 40.
Jun 11 2017
UK Election 2017: May fall short of majority in June
The Times newspaper's front page declared that Britain was "effectively leaderless" and the country "all but ungovernable". Davidson was one of the few Conservative success stories in the election as the Scottish wing of the party won 13 seats.
Jun 10 2017
White House tries to regroup, but Trump isn't helping
In a press conference on Tuesday, White House spokesman Sean Spicer said Trump's tweets should be considered official statements . The Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University says it'll consider a lawsuit if Trump doesn't unblock Twitter users.
Jun 10 2017
Steve Kerr Throws Shade At Players Who Say They Could've Beaten Warriors
When I was in TV, I was doing Warriors games for years, every year they were one of the worst defensive teams in the league". He got plenty of rest ... or went to Vegas or WrestleMania.
Jun 10 2017
President Trump Affirms Commitment to NATO's Article 5
The president also denied asking Comey to back off the investigation of former national security adviser Michael Flynn . While Comey said Trump had lied about him, Trump didn't use that exact terminology in return on Friday.
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