Bangalore, Sept 8: The Iraqi parliament approved the new cabinet of Prime Minister al-Abadi and his government program for the next four years, leaving key security portfolios unfilled due to political disputes, namely the defence and interior ministers. Al-Abadi requested an additional week to name them.
Meanwhile, Marin Cilic, of Croatia, won the US Open tennis tournament Kei Nishikori, of Japan.
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Southwest airlines goes purple
Southwest Airlines employees crowd around a newly unveiled plane paint color scheme during an event at Love Field.
Iraq Parl names Haider al-Abadi the new PM
Iraq's new Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and Iraqi President Fouad Massoum during the session to approve the new government in Baghdad, Iraq.
King Charles III in London
British actor Tim Pigott-Smith and British-American actor Lydia Wilson in their respective roles as Prince Charles and Kate Duchess of Cambridge perform a scene from "King Charles III" during a photocall to promote the play transferring to the West End's Wyndham's Theatre in London.
Cilic wins US Open tournament
Marin Cilic, of Croatia, holds up the championship trophy after defeating Kei Nishikori, of Japan, in the championship match of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament.