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Author: 0 London Bridge terror attacks: What we know

Three men fled the van with large knives and attacked people at bars and restaurants in nearby Borough Market, police and witnesses said. Meanwhile, the London police has termed the incidents as a terrorist attack and has asked all Londoners and visitors to remain calm and vigilant.

Author: 0 Trump calls for courts to reinstate his travel ban amid London attacks

The administration argues that the US will be safer if the policy is put in place. London police are calling tonight's attack on London Bridge a "terrorist incident" as President Trump told the rattled country "WE ARE WITH YOU". It wasn't immediately clear whether Trump - who was briefed by his national security team, according to spokesman Sean Spicer - had additional, non-public information about the attacks at the time he sent his message on Twitter.

Author: 0 Are US intelligence leaks jeopardizing Manchester attack investigation?

These include the leak of details on the July 2005 bombings in central London, which killed 52 people, and the decision by United States authorities to act on intelligence from British intelligence on a plot to blow up airliners in 2006, sooner than the British had hoped for.

Global News In HSLC Manipur exam result 2017 declared
Author: 0 In HSLC Manipur exam result 2017 declared

Students who had written the Manipur HSLC examination are eagerly waiting for the results. The Class 10 state board exams were conducted from March 17 to April 4, 2017 for regular and external candidates. The Board does not conduct any other public examination . Manipur Board of Secondary Education: The Manipur Board of secondary education is the state-level board that monitors the 10 class and intermediate education in the state.

Author: 0 484 civilians killed in US-led fight against IS: Pentagon

It comes after an airstrike by Operation Inherent Resolve coalition aircraft bombed an IS sniper position in west Mosul in March killed 105 civilians when explosives collapsed a building on top of civilians. An Iraqi counterterrorism forces member in Mosul. The battle to recapture the last stronghold of ISIL in Iraq has now entered its eighth month. "We moved out and got frightened by heavy air strikes", one civilian who escaped the fighting in western Mosul said.

Global News Van hits pedestrians on London Bridge, Several injured
Author: 0 Van hits pedestrians on London Bridge, Several injured

London Ambulance said multiple resources were attending the area. He says that his thoughts are with everyone affected. "The Uber stopped, we asked people what was going on - people said there was shooting", said Yoann Belmere, 40, a French banker living in London .

Global News South African politician suspended over colonialism tweets
Author: 0 South African politician suspended over colonialism tweets

Zille told TimesLive that she just returned from an event in Mitchells Plain and still had to find out what's going."When I find out what's going on I will put out a statement‚" she said. In his letter, Selfe had given her until June 6 to give reasons why she should not be suspended until the outcome of her disciplinary hearing. I can not be bullied into resigning or incriminating myself.

Global News Trump's Intel Chief Mum on Pressure to Rebut Russia Evidence
Author: 0 Trump's Intel Chief Mum on Pressure to Rebut Russia Evidence

According to officials, both Coats and Rogers refused to cooperate with Trump's request. Trump's conversation with Rogers was documented contemporaneously in an internal memo written by a senior NSA official, according to the officials. "The White House does not confirm or deny unsubstantiated claims based on illegal leaks from anonymous individuals", a White House spokesperson told the Post .

Author: 0 Blasts at funeral in Kabul adds to wave of violence

Another witness told AFP news agency that "people were blown to pieces". Residents are still reeling from the aftermath of the huge suicide attack which killed over 90 people earlier this week. Izadyar had died during anti-government protests on June 2. The back to back explosions targeted people gathered for a funeral to mourn the son of Senator Mohammad Alam Izdyar, killed the day before in protests against the government for lax security, when police fired live rounds into the crowds.

Global News Iraq starts new assault on Islamic State group in Mosul
Author: 0 Iraq starts new assault on Islamic State group in Mosul

Mosul was the city where leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi declared his so-called "caliphate" almost three years. The US-trained Counter Terrorism Service (CTS) had killed at least 40 militants in the last two days by Sunday afternoon, many of whom the Iraqi commanders say are foreign fighters.

Author: 0 Martin O'Neill not too down after Republic suffer Mexico defeat

Secondly, quite a number of players have not played football for quite a considerable amount of time", said O'Neill. "But it was a decent result and I got to play in the following (friendly) game against Iceland, so it just gave me a bit of a taste for it again".

Author: 0 Kathy Griffin's last remaining tour date pulled after Trump stunt press conference

Griffin said while her apology for the stunt "absolutely stands", that she had made a mistake and felt "horrible" for her failed joke, she also branded Mr Trump and his family "bullies" for their reaction to the sketch. She also declared at one point that this would not be happening to her if she was a "white man". The Republican National Committee (RNC) said in a statement that Griffin was "playing the victim" and "blaming others for her hateful actions".

Global News Sterling recovers after hung parliament prediction
Author: 0 Sterling recovers after hung parliament prediction

One can not fault YouGov's audacity: it has unveiled a new approach to polling only a few days before the election and delivered a finding that has sent the political class into a tail-spin. Recent opinion polls have shown May's lead has contracted to a range of 5 to 14 percentage points. According to some expert estimates, the Conservatives could take as much as 56 seats from the official opposition party, which should give them a 200-seat lead, owing to Ukip's collapse in popular ...

Global News Macron does not cede an inch to Putin
Author: 0 Macron does not cede an inch to Putin

He hosted Ms Le Pen in the Kremlin a month before the election's first round. When his camp barred journalists from the two Russian outlets from Macron's headquarters, a Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman denounced the move as "outrageous.

Global News China calls for restraint on Korean Peninsula issue
Author: 0 China calls for restraint on Korean Peninsula issue

However, Mattis said that seeking China's cooperation on North Korea does not mean Washington will not challenge Beijing's activities in the South China Sea . "The irony here is, if China amped up economic pressure on North Korea , it might lead to a collapse - which would mean more refugees even if a military conflict doesn't take place", said Dean Cheng of the Heritage Foundation, a conservative-leaning DC think tank.

Author: 0 Conservatives continue to lead Labour in latest opinion polls

The Telegraph said it asked Fallon if high earners could be sure their taxes would not go up under a new Conservative government, to which he replied: "Yes". The Labour Party is predicted to win 261 seats, up from 257 projected on Friday. When May unveiled her election policies last month, she left open the possibility of higher income taxes by only promising no rises in value-added tax and dropping a Conservative pledge under predecessor David Cameron - made in the 2015 election campaign ...

Author: 0 U.N. Security Council Unanimously Broadens Sanctions On North Korea

Global pressure ramped up on Pyongyang Friday as the UN Security Council imposed sanctions on 18 North Korean officials and entities. The other 13 included senior officials from North Korea's Workers' Party and heads of trading firms tasked with securing purchases for Pyongyang's military programs.

Author: 0 As US retreats, European Union and China seek climate leadership

Speaking on Tuesday in Berlin, Li underlined strong support for the 2015 Paris climate change accord from China, which overtook the United States as the world's biggest emitter of greenhouse gases in 2007. He added: "Fighting climate change is a global consensus, it's not invented by China. and we realize that this is a global consensus agreement and that as a big developing nation we should shoulder our worldwide responsibility".

Author: 0 Unlike others, Putin doesn't criticize Trump over decision

Challenged by Kelly to explain what US intelligence referred to as a disinformation campaign meant to undermine faith in the elections, Putin pointed to leaked emails that showed the Democratic National Committee's favoritism for Hillary Clinton over Bernie Sanders, which led to the resignation of the committee's chairwoman, Debbie Wasserman Schultz.

Global News Man at Trump hotel mentioned McVeigh in message
Author: 0 Man at Trump hotel mentioned McVeigh in message

Bryan Moles , 43, faces charges of unlawful possession and transportation of a firearm. He said he did not have a license to carry firearms in the District, which has strict gun laws. Secret Service Agent Brian Ebert, head of the Washington field office, described the investigation as "new and ongoing". According to the criminal complaint, Moles told detectives that before his road trip, he had withdrawn $10,000 "to live the life he always wanted before it was too late".

Author: 0 Putin ridicules claims of meddling in US vote

American hackers could have planted false evidence that Russian Federation interfered in the USA presidential election, says President Vladimir Putin in his latest speculation about the source of embarrassing Clinton campaign emails leaked during last year's election.

Author: 0 British PM, rival face angry voters as election nears

May had said she was too busy "thinking about Brexit negotiations" and "meeting voters" to take part in the debate. Betting that she would win a strong majority, May called the snap election to strengthen her position at home as she embarked on complicated Brexit negotiations with 27 other members of the European Union .

Author: 0 London Terror Is England's Third Attack in 3 Months

The Australian Government is seeking to determine if any Australians are involved or affected in any way. Several fire engines were parked outside the building at the time of the blast. "It looks potentially they could have been thrown over". Prime Minister Theresa May said the attacks were suspected terrorism, and President Donald Trump vowed to provide the United Kingdom any assistance needed.

Author: 0 World pledges to save 'Mother Earth' despite Trump's snub to climate pact

The nonpartisan U.S. Conference of Mayors will signal its support for the Paris deal during its annual conference June 23-27, the organization announced Friday. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt repeatedly refused on Friday to answer direct yes-or-no questions as to whether President Trump still believes that climate change is a hoax or if he has accepted it as real.

Author: 0 Clinton slams New York Times, DNC, Comey

The 69-year-old Democrat said her party had fallen behind the Republicans in using technology and data to target voters. "I have a lot of sympathy at this point... She said she loves Jacqueline Winspear and her Maisie Dobbs , as well as authors Donna Leon and Louise Penny . According to government watchdog Judicial Watch , which obtained the email exchange from 2011 through a Freedom of Information Act request, then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton explored the possibility of ...

Author: 0 Former Mayor Bloomberg pledges millions to support Paris accord

The senator, who is in the United Kingdom over the weekend as part of a tour to promote his book Our Revolution: A Future to Believe In , spoke about his disappointment in Trump's decision to withdraw the US from the Paris climate change agreement.

Global News Killed, 13 Wounded In Chicago Shootings Since Friday Morning, Police Say
Author: 0 Killed, 13 Wounded In Chicago Shootings Since Friday Morning, Police Say

The latest fatal shooting happened in Humboldt Park about 6:15 p.m., when two people got out of a vehicle and opened fire on three people standing outside in the 1100 block of North Hamlin. A 25-year-old man suffered a gunshot wound to the chest about 8:20 p.m.in the 6300 block of South Ashland Avenue on the border between the Englewood and West Englewood neigborhoods.

Author: 0 Report of multiple casualties in incident on London Bridge

London's Metropolitan Police said armed officers were at two scenes - on the bridge and the nearby market, a busy area of restaurants and bars. At least seven people were reported dead and 20 injured , including a seriously wounded police officer.

Global News London Bridge area shut down, evacuated after reports of van striking pedestrians
Author: 0 London Bridge area shut down, evacuated after reports of van striking pedestrians

A Reuters reporter said some time after the attack began that he had heard loud bangs near the Borough Market area, but these appeared to be controlled explosions by security services. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn tweeted: "Brutal and shocking incidents reported in London ". The violence turned a summery Saturday night in an area packed with bars and restaurants into a scene of panic and chaos, with officers running through crowded streets screaming for people to flee and lifeboats ...

Global News France and India to work together to combat climate change
Author: 0 France and India to work together to combat climate change

Harsh Vardhan said that India is committed towards its responsibilities related with environment. The Prime Minister described the Paris Climate agreement as a shared heritage of the whole world, and this generation's contribution to the hope of future generations of mankind.

Author: 0 Man arrested at DC Trump hotel had 2 guns, was a doctor

According to CNN, the tipster told the police that Dr. Moles was traveling to Washington, D.C., with weapons, and that he wanted to kill President Donald Trump. In a statement, Secret Service agent Brian Ebert said the investigation is "still new and ongoing". The doctor arrested with two guns in his auto at the Trump hotel in Washington is on staff, but on administrative leave, from UPMC, according to a spokesperson from the hospital.

Author: 0 Comey preparing to testify before Senate about Trump conversations

Gen. Michael Flynn , President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Trump lawyer Michael Cohen, and two of their businesses. Trump on Thursday backed Nunes' efforts to investigate actions by US security and other officials who had served under previous President Barack Obama .

Author: 0 Death Toll At 20, At Least 87 Wounded In Cemetery Blast

Several demonstrators were killed and police were injured in the protests, authorities said. The funeral was for a senator's son - one of five people killed when police fired on demonstrators at a march in Kabul . The city's police chief claimed some demonstrators fired weapons in the direction of his officers, while an Afghan MP confirmed at least eight protesters had been shot dead.

Global News NIA Raids In Delhi, Kashmir Over Terror Funding In Valley
Author: 0 NIA Raids In Delhi, Kashmir Over Terror Funding In Valley

After returning to Kashmir following a three-day interrogation by the National Investigation Agency in Delhi, suspended Hurriyat leader Naeem Khan told the media, "I went with a clean slate and I returned with a clean slate". Similarly, in 2011, J&K police arrested Ghulam Mohammad Bhat, a close associate of Geelani and claimed that it had seized Rs 21 lakh from him. The NIA also raided the houses of at least four businessmen in various localities in Srinagar .

Global News India, Spain reiterate support for Paris accords
Author: 0 India, Spain reiterate support for Paris accords

Once in power, Trump and Pruitt have moved to delay or roll back federal regulations limiting greenhouse gas emissions while pledging to revive the long-struggling USA coal mines. The emissions goals are voluntary with no real consequences for countries that fail to meet them. Those briefed by the White House insisted on anonymity in order to discuss the matter ahead of Trump's announcement Thursday afternoon in the Rose Garden.

Author: 0 Democrats Plot 'Revolution' To Circumvent Trump's Paris Decision

Since the accords are entirely voluntarily and simple guidelines, the mayors of America's major cities have already told Trump in no uncertain terms that they're sticking to the Paris accords anyway, but that didn't stop Trump from saying he represents "Pittsburgh, not Paris".