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US isolated as trade outrage roils G7 ministerial meet

US isolated as trade outrage roils G7 ministerial meet

Group of Seven finance ministers ended their annual meeting Saturday with US allies united in condemning Washington's aggressive protectionism, calling on President Donald Trump to reverse his decision to impose punishing metal tariffs.

Syrian army vows to press war, rebels say strikes not enough

Syrian army vows to press war, rebels say strikes not enough

The Syrian opposition said on Saturday Western missile strikes would not be enough to change the course of the seven-year-old civil war, and the army said it would crush remaining rebel-held parts of the country.

France says targeted Syria's main chemicals research centre

France says targeted Syria's main chemicals research centre

The French military on Saturday targeted Syria's main chemicals research centre as well as two other facilities, French Defence minister Florence Parly said, adding that Russia had been informed before the strikes were carried out.

Kohli, Jadhav centuries help India beat England

Kohli, Jadhav centuries help India beat England

Skipper Virat Kohli and Kedar Jadhav hit blistering centuries to help India chase down 350 and stun England by three wickets in the first one-day international in Pune on Sunday.

Cavendish eyes record books with 29th stage win

Cavendish eyes record books with 29th stage win

Mark Cavendish took another giant step towards Tour de France greatness by claiming his 29th stage win in a dramatic sprint finish in sweltering heat yesterday.