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Global News May offers 5-mn-pound support package for London fire victims
Author: 0 May offers 5-mn-pound support package for London fire victims

They demanded justice for the victims and claimed Wednesday's fatal blaze was due to negligence, with many citing the new cladding put on the 1974 concrete tower. Some observers asked whether hazards in the Grenfell complex, which had 120 apartments that housed as many as 600 people, were ignored because its residents are mainly poor.

Global News London fire toll hits 30, but dozens missing
Author: 0 London fire toll hits 30, but dozens missing

Service on two London Underground lines has been partially suspended because of concerns about the safety of the high-rise in the fire that killed at least 30 people. He says tower residents who survived fear a cover-up will keep the truth from coming out. Forensic experts said the fire at Grenfell was so hot that could be compared to a cremation - a development that's going to make it hard to identify all the victims.

Author: 0 Trump not under investigation, says lawyer

It comes after Mr Trump appeared to admit for the first time on Friday that he is being investigated, as he lashed out at a top Justice Department official probing links between Russian Federation and the President's election campaign. Host John Dickerson wanted to know how Sekulow could speak with such certainty about the absence of any investigation. So you're telling us that Bob Mueller absolutely, positively is not investigating the president despite media reports to the ...

Global News People Still Missing After Grenfell Tower Fire Assumed Dead
Author: 0 People Still Missing After Grenfell Tower Fire Assumed Dead

All the rest are homeless. The Prime Minister also set out to reassure victims about the upcoming judge-led public inquiry into the fire. British officials say they are helping the Syrian family of the first officially confirmed victim of the London tower blaze to come to Britain.

Global News No NOC required from Gandhi family for Indu Sarkar: Pahlaj Nihalani
Author: 0 No NOC required from Gandhi family for Indu Sarkar: Pahlaj Nihalani

It will release on 28th July. "I always wanted to make a period film and I am a big fan of 1970s so when me and my writer (Anil) were brainstorming on this, suddenly the idea of the Emergency popped out. The trailer shows Kirti Kulhari rebelling against her husband (played by Tota Roy Chowdhury) and turning a political activist to protest against the excesses of a political leader ( Neil Nitin Mukesh , whose look is inspired by Sanjay Gandhi).

Global News CM Raje receives sharp critism for calling Zafar khan's killing as 'demise'
Author: 0 CM Raje receives sharp critism for calling Zafar khan's killing as 'demise'

Heater argument gave way to fight and Khan was badly beaten up. It was over a month after the lynching of Haryana milk farmer P. Locals told the media that Zafar Khan had submitted a memorandum to the local authorities asking for funds for construction of toilets under the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, where he had also pointed out that the public toilet was in a state of disrepair.

Author: 0 Protests continue in part of "Father's Day for Philando"

This has contributed to the worries expressed by African-American gun owners about the bias treatment they receive from the Society and Police . The incident, one of several deaths of black men and boys shot by U.S. Authorities repeatedly asked protesters to leave before making 18 arrests shortly after midnight on Saturday, the statement said. Defense attorneys claimed Yanez felt that his life was in danger and shot Castile after he told the officer he was armed.

Author: 0 London Mayor Admits Fire Caused by 'Mistakes and Neglect'

Police in London have said 58 people are now presumed dead following the blaze at the tower block. "Sadly, at this time there are 58 people who we have been told were in the Grenfell Tower on the night that are missing, and therefore sadly, I have to assume that they are dead", he said.

Author: 0 London protesters demand answers over fire tragedy

The building was gutted in a blaze early Wednesday morning that has also left dozens missing and hundreds of others homeless. "(But there was) nothing, they weren't collating these numbers". "The country has witnessed a succession of awful tragedies". The package includes a guarantee to rehouse people as close as possible to where they previously lived - a poor neighbourhood surrounded by extreme wealth.

Author: 0 Death toll from London inferno rises to 58

Some desperate residents pleaded to speak to the queen and her grandson about their plight and the fate of missing children as they left the site, with William promising he would return. He says it will take weeks or longer to recover and identify all the dead at the building. "We have been trodden on by people who say they are there to protect us", one woman said.

Author: 0 Queen Elizabeth and Prince William Comfort Survivors of the Grenfell Tower Disaster

The British police fired a stun gun at a man who reached for a knife as he ran towards officers at one of the gates to the Westminster parliament in central London yesterday, witnesses said . "We're all desperately sad, we're all angry, but of course none of us as angry as those who were directly affected. I absolutely get why they're angry", Green said.

Author: 0 UK police: 58 dead and presumed dead in London blaze

Everybody is. It's not to say it is unfair on us but I mean, we were put in a situation. "No one local authority would be able to cope", he added. "I think it was a good thing to do". "No service between Edgware Road and Hammersmith due to the recent fire in the Latimer Road area", said a tweet on the account of the Circle Line. Police do not expect to find any survivors inside the 24-storey concrete tower, which contained 120 apartments.

Author: 0 Escaped Georgia Prison Inmates Captured

The capture was a relief to Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills , who said the county's work isn't done. On Tuesday morning, a nationwide manhunt for two Georgia convicts was set in motion after the prisoners murdered two guards before escaping from the compound.

Global News Russia Putin: Navalny urges people to join anti-corruption protests
Author: 0 Russia Putin: Navalny urges people to join anti-corruption protests

He was arrested at his home in Moscow roughly an hour before it was due to start. The mastermind behind this protest - and 200 others held across this enormous country - is a man called Alexey Navalny. After the detentions, the protest appeared to be breaking up, but some demonstrators remained. Demonstrators managed to get into an area that was specifically banned to them, then the riot police showed up and tried to stop anyone else from joining the mass of protesters.

Global News Police identify mother, 2 daughters found dead at North Royalton home
Author: 0 Police identify mother, 2 daughters found dead at North Royalton home

After a standoff lasting eight hours, according to the Daily Mail , Brinkman was arrested by the police early Tuesday morning. Loeding said Brinkman knew Suzanne Taylor from high school. Brinkman previously dated the couple's daughter, reported Cleveland.com . "They were friendly enough with him that they were comfortable with him watching their home while they were on vacation", Maier said.

Author: 0 Trump confirms he is being investigated over Comey firing in tweet

A day later, Rosenstein appointed Mueller as special counsel. Painter's comments come as Trump and his allies cast doubt on Mueller's ability to conduct a fair investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 election and possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation.

Global News Turkey hopes for quick end to 'artificial' Gulf crisis
Author: 0 Turkey hopes for quick end to 'artificial' Gulf crisis

The political and economic alliance was created to generate unity based on common objectives and identities, but the Qatar tension has created a roadblock. Hurriyet said they were freed on the instructions of the Saudi king after Cavusoglu brought up the issue. Cavusoglu held talks with King Salman as part of Ankara's efforts to resolve the Gulf crisis.

Global News Portuguese radio says 25 people killed in forest fires
Author: 0 Portuguese radio says 25 people killed in forest fires

A man on the balcony of a house looks up at a forest fire raging on a hillside above the village of Avelar, central Portugal , before sunrise Sunday, June 18, 2017. "We express our condolences to those that have lost loved ones", the European Commission, executive arm of the European Union, said in a statement Sunday.

Global News London police: 58 people assumed dead in Grenfell Tower fire
Author: 0 London police: 58 people assumed dead in Grenfell Tower fire

Public anger is mounting as residents and neighbors demand answers for how the blaze early Wednesday spread so quickly and trapped so numerous tower's 600-odd residents. The U.K. government has also promised to find homes for the survivors within three weeks at the latest. Her First Secretary of State, Damian Green, defended the prime minister, saying she was as "distraught as we all are".

Global News Afghan President issues ultimatum to Taliban
Author: 0 Afghan President issues ultimatum to Taliban

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, center, and delegates stand for the national anthem during the so-called Kabul Process conference at the Presidential Palace in Kabul , Afghanistan , Tuesday, June 6, 2017. Four more people were killed Friday when hundreds of protesters incensed by the bombing clashed with police, prompting officials to beat them back with live rounds in the air, tear gas and water cannon.

Author: 0 North Korea releases imprisoned American student

Tillerson says the State Department secured Warmbier's release at President Donald Trump's direction. How harsh is prison in North Korea? Foreign detainees in North Korea have previously recanted confessions, saying they were made under pressure.

Global News Taliban attack kills five Afghan police, injures 15
Author: 0 Taliban attack kills five Afghan police, injures 15

Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid was quoted by Reuters as saying that over 100 policemen were killed or wounded. The insurgents also target the global coalition forces deployed in support of Afghan forces: seven USA soldiers were injured on Saturday by an Afghan soldier who returned his weapon against his instructors and advisers.

Author: 0 President Trump to Announce Changes to Cuba Policy in Miami

Trump's declaration in a crowded, sweltering auditorium was a direct rebuke to Obama, for whom the diplomatic opening with Cuba was a central accomplishment of his presidency. Numerous big hotels in Havana, for example, would be off limits to American visitors. He will announce that tourism to Cuba is still banned and that enforcement of travel restrictions (so-called person-to-person travel) will not only still be in effect but will be tightened as well.

Author: 0 Sarfraz hopes Champions Trophy triumph ends Pakistan exile

He dismissed three of the world s top (ODI) batsmen in Rohit Sharma (nought), India captain Virat Kohli (five) and Shikhar Dhawan (21) in a stunning new-ball spell. Credit to Pakistan . They outplayed us. After the game, India skipper Virat Kohli had explained that he chose to go with just one spinner, as the Pakistanis have players who generally are good players of spin bowling.

Author: 0 The President Is Not Under Investigation: Trump Attorney

He continued: 'Two of them are people with a record of hiding evidence from the defense, and one of them is a person who defended the Clinton Foundation. Gingrich noted Trump is "infuriated" with the mainstream media, the Democrats and the thus far fruitless narrative of Russian collusion they have been pushing for months.

Global News Tory deal may breach Good Friday pact
Author: 0 Tory deal may breach Good Friday pact

The London fire, which claimed at least 17 lives , forced the cancellation of the City of London's Mansion House dinner, where May's finance minister, Philip Hammond , had the chance to revive calls for a more business-friendly exit from the EU.

Author: 0 Climate change split with USA still wide: G-7

The U.S. said it would not sign up to a pledge by Italy, Canada, Japan , France , Britain and Germany which called the 2015 Paris agreement on climate change "irreversible" and key for the "security and prosperity of our planet". "That the U.S.is now left as a footnote to climate action ... is very sad". One was written by the Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy and the other by the Climate Mayors, which was signed by 292 USA mayors.

Global News GJM-police clash: IRB commandant seriously injured, says CM
Author: 0 GJM-police clash: IRB commandant seriously injured, says CM

But GJM assistant secretary Binay Tamang alleged that two supporters were gunned down by the police. The force in 2009 enforced bandhs called by GJM, ensured that locals wear traditional Nepali attire at least thrice a week, seize and destroy liquor and provide protection to Gurung and top GJM leaders.

Global News Macron headed for overwhelming parliamentary majority
Author: 0 Macron headed for overwhelming parliamentary majority

Government spokesman Christophe Castaner said the 49 percent turnout - the lowest for six decades in such a vote - was "a failure of this election", acknowledging that the Macron team would need to reach out to those who stayed away. But turnout was sharply down, at 48.7% compared with 57.2% in the first round in 2012, which analysts say reflected a sense of resignation among Mr Macron's opponents.

Global News Qatari businessman plans to airlift 4000 cows as blockade continues
Author: 0 Qatari businessman plans to airlift 4000 cows as blockade continues

The Turkish president has vowed to keep supporting Qatar and has said the dispute should be resolved before the end of the holy month of Ramadan. He says Saudi Arabia has allowed families to move between countries. Erdogan noted that if the United States considers Turkey its ally in North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, then why do they fight against ISIS terrorists with the help of YPG and PYD.

Global News Building materials in London fire under scrutiny
Author: 0 Building materials in London fire under scrutiny

The government is carrying out an "urgent inspection" of roughly 2,500 similar tower blocks across the country to assess their safety. Hammond told a weekly BBC politics show that a criminal investigation will examine whether building regulations had been breached when the block was renovated.

Global News Manhunt as teenager found dead after 'brutal attack'
Author: 0 Manhunt as teenager found dead after 'brutal attack'

Thirteen hours after a search was launched for the missing Wigan teen, Higginbottom was found dead in Orrell Water Park with visible wounds to the neck. The force also confirmed Ellen's family are being supported by specially-trained officers. Police and residents joined the effort to locate Ellen, who was last seen at Winstanley College at around 1pm on Friday.

Author: 0 Doctors Upgrade Rep. Scalise's Condition To 'Serious'

Brooks told CNN that he was contacted by Capitol Police and told his name and office number were on the list. Trump added that Scalise is "having a hard time, far worse than anybody thought" following the shooting Wednesday. Rep. Steve Scalise is improving but is still in critical condition, according to an update from his doctors. The 51-year-old Republican congressman from Louisiana underwent another surgery on Saturday, the hospital treating him said, which was at least his third ...

Author: 0 One year later: thousands gather to honor Pulse victims

According to the AP , hundreds of people gathered outside Pulse to mark the one-year anniversary of the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history. Each balloon represented a victim of the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando. An officer holds out his hand to stop Maguire. "A community that is going to shout out to everybody around us that we need to love, love, love", Smith said.

Author: 0 Cladding used in London's Grenfell Tower is 'banned in Britain'

Mas has also instructed councils to complete urgent safety checks on similar tower blocks. May has faced a barrage of criticism for the government's initial response to the tragedy at Grenfell Tower . Grief turned to outrage Friday amid reports that materials used in the building's renovation could have fueled the i. "I absolutely get why they're angry", Green said.

Global News Trump Under Investigation for Firing FBI Director James Comey
Author: 0 Trump Under Investigation for Firing FBI Director James Comey

Starr's op-ed follows comments he made on CNN's "New Day" Thursday morning in which he said there is now no obstruction of justice case against Trump , based on the evidence that has been made public so far. Mueller is a former head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. In a series of statements on Twitter on Thursday, Mr Trump repeated his claim that Mr Mueller's investigation is a "WITCH HUNT" based on the "phony" premise of possible collusion between Russian Federation and a ...

Author: 0 Russian Federation protests: Opposition leader Alexei Navalny sentenced

An unlikely object of dispute emerged at the St. Petersburg demonstration: As Russian journalist Arseny Vesnin and others noted, a giant yellow duck was among those detained by police, after being batted around in the air by the crowd. Large signs celebrating Russia's unspoiled nature and ethnic diversity were barely looked at by passersby as protesters sought refuge behind them from riot police.

Author: 0 President Trump Reveals He Is Being Investigated

On May 9, Rosenstein wrote a memorandum outlining reasons why Trump should fire then-FBI Director James Comey . Reports have been mounting that Mueller is investigating Trump for potential obstruction of justice related to his firing of Comey.

Author: 0 Trump Might Not 'Terminate' DACA After All

I don't think we have commented yet on President Trump's decision to continue, for now, President Obama's amnesty program (known as DACA) for illegal immigrants who came to the United States as small children. Guadalupe Vidal, 32, a NY college student who came to the USA from Mexico at age 6, said she was thankful after hearing about Thursday's statement that the program would continue.