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Global British Police Name Two London Bridge Attackers
Author: 0 British Police Name Two London Bridge Attackers

A small number of the highest priority investigations involve current attack planning, and these investigations command a significant proportion of our resource . Twelve others have been arrested in the investigation. The first man was identified as Khuram Shazad Butt , aged 27, born in Pakistan. "I did my bit, I know a lot of other people did their bit, but the authorities did not do their bit", he said.

Global Childcare centre destroyed by fire in fatal smash at Tarneit
Author: 0 Childcare centre destroyed by fire in fatal smash at Tarneit

The vehicle then crossed three lanes of traffic, veering off the road and and crashing into childcare centre Kool Kidz at high speed, causing the building to catch fire. Ian Johnson, the owner of the centre, said he was relieved no children were inside at the time. Firefighters battled for several hours to bring the blaze under control with aerial appliances but the building continues to smoulder and has sent a large plume of smoke over the area.

Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn calls on Theresa May to resign

Her tenure at the Home Office saw 20,000 fewer police officers on the country's streets as a result of government cuts. Mr Corbyn's comments came as Ms May's record as home secretary, when police numbers fell by nearly 20,000, was under the spotlight following the second terror attack during the election period.

Global PAL flights to Qatar unaffected by diplomatic row
Author: 0 PAL flights to Qatar unaffected by diplomatic row

Sydney -US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Monday called on Gulf states to stay united and work out their differences after several nations cut diplomatic ties with Qatar. Bahrain , Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates made no demands of Qatar as their decision plunged the worldwide travel hub into chaos and ignited the biggest diplomatic crisis in the Gulf since the 1991 war against Iraq.

Author: 0 Who are the victims of the London terror attack?

London's Metropolitan Police said they will release the identities of the attackers "as soon as operationally possible". After the bombing in Manchester last month, the threat level was upped to critical, which means an attack is expected imminently.

Author: 0 Vigil to be held in honour of terror attack victims

Police launched raids in the ethnically diverse London suburb of Barking in the hours after the rampage, arresting seven women and five men aged between 19 and 60 at two properties. A bystander was wounded in the crossfire. The bridge and surrounding roads have also reopened. Seven people have died and 50 more have been injured in a terrorist attack near the busy London Bridge Station in the center of the British capital late Saturday, Metropolitan Police have confirmed.

Author: 0 Postponing UK election akin to 'letting the terrorists win'

With the general election now less than a week away it was an opportunity for May and Corbyn to defend their respective plans for government. We're not in the business of punishing people for getting on. She warned of the risk of voters backing Labour and allowing Mr Corbyn to form a minority government with the support of the SNP. We have set it out in the manifesto .

Global Turkey offers to help resolve Gulf-Qatar row: minister
Author: 0 Turkey offers to help resolve Gulf-Qatar row: minister

Qatar hosts the largest U.S. airbase in the region, which is crucial to operations against Islamic State group jihadists. Another Jerusalem Post report said that on Saturday Qatar had moved to expel members of Hamas to leave the country due to "external pressure".

Author: 0 ISIS claims responsibility for London attacks

Facebook on Sunday said it condemned the London attacks. "As soon as we heard about the incident we immediately suspended dynamic pricing all around the area of the attacks - and shortly afterward across the whole of central London - just as we did following the attacks in Manchester and Westminster", he said.

Global Pakistan has no plans to cut off ties with Qatar
Author: 0 Pakistan has no plans to cut off ties with Qatar

Maldives announced Monday that it is severing diplomatic relations with Qatar over its alleged support for Islamist groups. Crude output in the United States, which is not participating in the cuts, has jumped more than 10 percent since mid-2016 to 9.34 million bpd, close to levels of top producers Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation.

Global Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, UAE, Egypt cut ties with Qatar
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, UAE, Egypt cut ties with Qatar

The other four countries had, at the time, responded by blocking all Qatari-based media, including Al-Jazeera. The crisis was likely to have wide-ranging consequences, not just for Qatar and its citizens but around the Middle East and for Western interests.

Global Qatar food imports hit after Arab nations cut ties
Author: 0 Qatar food imports hit after Arab nations cut ties

The call was a clear public rebuttal of Saudi Arabia's efforts to force Qatar to comply with its policies against the Shiite-ruled nation, which the Sunni kingdom sees as its arch-enemy and a threat to regional stability. At that time, travel links were maintained and Qataris were not expelled. Saudi Arabia said it was closing all land, air and sea ports. Football authorities said they were in contact with Qatar.

Global Edinson Cavani limps off in Republic of Ireland win against Uruguay
Author: 0 Edinson Cavani limps off in Republic of Ireland win against Uruguay

The Uruguayans were without Luis Suarez while in-form Paris St Germain striker Edinson Cavani lasted only 11 minutes as he was forced off following a challenge from Burnley's Kevin Long, making his first start for the Irish. Ireland take on Austria in a World Cup qualifier on Sunday. Martin O'Neill side's are level on points with Group C leaders Serbia, with both Wales and Austria four points off the pace after the halfway point in the campaign.

Author: 0 Justin Bieber Breaks Down During One Love Manchester Set

On Saturday, she had visited fans still receiving hospital treatment for injuries sustained during the Manchester attack. During the almost three-hour concert, Grande was joined by a school choir onstage to sing her own hit, "My Everything".

Author: 0 Ariana Grande joined by other stars in Manchester

A teary eyed Robbie Williams , Ariana herself made a decision to have boyfriend Mac Miller performed a duet, but it was Justin Bieber's emotional speech and break down that has our attention. "It's not easy to always choose love, is it, especially in moments like these, right?" she said. " Manchester we're strong. we're still singing our song", he sang with the audience of 60,000.

Author: 0 US Think Tank: Israel Had Plan to Use Atomic Bomb in 1967

Palestinians say Israel must cut the shackles now, rather than linking economic change to an elusive peace deal. Then, with the Israel-Jordan peace treaty of 1994, Israel removed one of its few remaining conventional threats. They achieved this objective 50 years later in what Israel termed as its "war of independence". In lieu of a framework that is broadly acceptable to all, Israel's fringes exist in a state of flux, especially along the disputed territories.

Global Election day ahead: Campaigning resumes after London terror attack pause
Author: 0 Election day ahead: Campaigning resumes after London terror attack pause

Mrs May went on: "We have protected counter terrorism policing budgets, we have also provided funding for an increase in the number of armed police officers and since 2015 we have protected overall police budgets - and that's despite the fact that Jeremy Corbyn's Labour party in the House of Commons suggested that police budgets could be cut".

Global Qatar fights back, suspends all flights to Saudi Arabia
Author: 0 Qatar fights back, suspends all flights to Saudi Arabia

Minutes later, Riyadh , Cairo , and Abu Dhabi made similar statements while Saudi Arabia and Egypt also suspended air and sea communication with Qatar. These were more severe measures than during a previous eight-month rift in 2014, when Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the UAE withdrew their ambassadors from Doha.

Global Saudi Arabia, Egypt And Other Arab Nations Cut Diplomatic Ties With Qatar
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia, Egypt And Other Arab Nations Cut Diplomatic Ties With Qatar

The UAE government said it's giving Qatari diplomats 48 hours and Qatari residents and visitors 14 days to leave the UAE "for precautionary security reasons". "What is happening is the preliminary result of the sword dance", Hamid Aboutalebi, deputy chief of staff of Iran's President Hassan Rouhani, tweeted in reference to Trump's joining in a traditional dance with the Saudi king at the meeting.

Global Turkey calls for dialogue over Qatar rift with Arab states
Author: 0 Turkey calls for dialogue over Qatar rift with Arab states

NPR's David Welna, who is traveling with Tillerson and Mattis, notes that the rift among US allies "comes just 10 days after President Trump addressed an anti-terrorism summit of Arab leaders in Saudi Arabia , and some see Trump's siding there with Sunni monarchs and his rhetoric against Iran as having given a kind of green light to blackballing this Gulf nation".

Author: 0 Pak-origin man among 3 responsible for London terror attack?

Eleven people remain in custody for possible connections to the attack and one person has been released without being charged, according to May. "Trump told the crowd at the gala that he spoke with British Prime Minister Theresa May to 'express our unwavering support.' The president said the US will do everything in its power to 'bring those that are guilty to justice.' Adding, 'American sends our thoughts and prayers'".

Global Peter Sallis, the voice of Wallis and Gromit, dies age 96
Author: 0 Peter Sallis, the voice of Wallis and Gromit, dies age 96

In his role as Cleggy in Last of the Summer Wine , Sallis played the role from 1973 to 2010, making him the only cast member to appear in every episode. Born in Twickenham, south-west London, his father was a bank manager and his mother was a housewife. He showed no interest in acting at school and his only link to the stage was his grandmother, who ran a theatrical boarding house in Northampton.

Author: 0 Oil is sliding after several OPEC countries cut ties with Qatar

It was unclear how it would play with the military base."You have a shift in the balance of power in the Gulf now because of the new presidency: Trump is strongly opposed to political Islam and Iran", said Jean-Marc Rickli, head of global risk and resilience at the Geneva Centre for Security Policy.

Global China can't 'buy its way out' of global problems
Author: 0 China can't 'buy its way out' of global problems

Addressing the South China Sea conflict, Mr Fomin chose his words carefully. But reporters asked Tillerson if America was applying a double standard in telling countries to adhere to the worldwide order while simultaneously pulling out of a trans-Pacific trade deal and the Paris climate accords - moves that prompted even longstanding allies to question whether America was retreating into isolationism.

Author: 0 Win for May depends on election turnout

He has faced repeated questions over his commitment to renewing the Trident nuclear deterrent, which Labour backs after Mr Corbyn lost an internal party debate on the issue. After going through every manifesto he can't help feeling "negative" about it all. That would give her more room and flexibility to handle her own backbenchers and deal with the EU.

Global Breitbart writer out after inflammatory tweets following London attack
Author: 0 Breitbart writer out after inflammatory tweets following London attack

Several of McHugh's colleagues also expressed their displeasure, with several telling CNN that McHugh's remarks were "appalling" and "dumb". McHugh had ignited controversy on Saturday night when she wrote on Twitter that "there would be no deadly terror attacks in the United Kingdom if Muslims didn't live there".

Author: 0 India crushes Pakistan in Champions Trophy contest

This is a record in the history of the Champion Trophy . But eyeing what would have been his 11th ODI hundred, Sharma was run out when he just failed to beat Babar Azam's throw to Sarfraz after Kohli's call for one. After resumption of the game, India began to change gears, Sharma took 13 runs off Wahab's over before getting run out on 91, while trying to steal a tight single.

Global Celebrate Israel parade marches up 5th Avenue in Manhattan
Author: 0 Celebrate Israel parade marches up 5th Avenue in Manhattan

Prior to the parade Cuomo declared the day, and every first Sunday of June, Shimon Peres Day in NY. New York's annual, lavishly-funded Celebrate Israel parade was interrupted by scores of American Jewish activists, several of whom were arrested in the process.

Global Election Shock: Pollster Points To Tory Losses And Hung Parliament
Author: 0 Election Shock: Pollster Points To Tory Losses And Hung Parliament

A survey conducted by YouGov for The Times has suggested that Theresa May may fall short of a majority, in a shocking blow to the Conservative party. The 45% to 33% share of the votes for the Conservatives over Labour in Monday's poll does represent a two-point narrowing of the lead from the 14 points recorded a week ago.

Author: 0 IS claims responsibility for Kabul attack that killed 80

The Afghanistan-India air corridor plan has entered implementation phase, a project which was initiated by President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani a year ago, Pajhwok news agency reported . "I want to tell those regional countries and those who are harbouring and training terrorists for their political targets that the Afghan nation and the worldwide community is aware about their activities", Ghani said.

Author: 0 Former Calgarian among the dead in London terror attack

The vehicle and knife attack killed seven people in a busy section of London late Saturday and wounded about 50 people. Instead they "started kicking them, punching them and took out knives". She told Melbourne newspaper The Age: "He is actually a martial artist and I wouldn't be surprised if he would have stood up and been counted because he's just that type of person".

Author: 0 London terror attack: Who are the attackers?

London Bridge attack is the third terror attack on British soil in less than three months and Scotland yard has declined to reveal any details or information concerning the London terror attack in strak contrast to the last month's manchester bombing when the minute details of the explosives used and the information related to the bomber along with photographs were leaked to the media.

Global Egypt Coptic Christians: IS claims attack
Author: 0 Egypt Coptic Christians: IS claims attack

On Saturday, the Islamic State (ISIS) news Agency, Aamaq , reported that the terror group claimed responsibility for the attack. Masked gunmen in three pick-up trucks attacked the convoy as it headed for Saint Samuel monastery, before fleeing the scene.

Author: 0 Jason Dufner has last laugh at Memorial Tournament

Then when he made a bogey I was a little bit less stressed! No one would have been surprised Friday afternoon that he would be shaking hands with Nicklaus at the end of the tournament. Well, that's one way to win. "I would have totally understood had he needed to play the US Open". He said he'll call on memories of two major championship performances past year - his tie for eighth at the US Open and his solo third place finish at the PGA Championship.

Author: 0 Saudi Arabia suspends Qatari troops participation in war in Yemen

The official Saudi state news agency said early on Monday that diplomatic and consular relations had been severed with Qatar "proceeding from the exercise of its sovereign right guaranteed by global law and the protection of national security from the dangers of terrorism and extremism".

Author: 0 USA official downplays effect of Gulf rift on extremist fight

Gulf Air, the national carrier of Bahrain, said its Doha service would also be suspended until further notice. Emirates Airlines has announced it will suspend all flights to and from Doha once appropriate to do so. It was not clear if Qatar Airways meant to carry on with their operations in the UAE. The Qatar Stock Exchange tumbled eight percent on opening and eventually closed down 7.58 percent.

Author: 0 Trump's stance on climate change turns his slogan into 'America Alone'

Trump has said he intends to end all support for United Nations climate change efforts, eliminating the USA contribution to the UNFCCC, the UN's climate negotiating body. The World Meteorological Organisation sought to quantify Trump's decision, estimating that USA withdrawal from the emissions-cutting accord could add 0.3°C to global temperatures by the end of the century in a worst-case scenario.

Author: 0 Netanyahu Meets African Leaders to Expand Israel Ties

Although he is the first Israeli Prime Minister to visit Africa in a decade [that was in 2016], Netanyahu promised that it will not be another decade before an Israeli Prime Minister visits Africa again. He has signed a memorandum of understanding with ECOWAS members for green energy projects worth $1bn. One of those MoUs deals with promoting investments, technology, and cooperation.

Author: 0 Police identify gunman in Manila casino attack

Abella told state-run DZRB radio yesterday morning that axed DoF employee Jessie Javier Carlos, 43, was the gunman behind Friday's Resorts World Manila attack. "On this note, we also reiterate our prior statements that this is not an act of terrorism", the police officer said, adding that it was a case of a botched robbery.

Global Four Arab countries cut diplomatic ties to Qatar
Author: 0 Four Arab countries cut diplomatic ties to Qatar

All the four nations said they were also breaking off land, sea and air contacts with Qatar. In any case, it was a rough day for Qatar stocks on Monday, with the QE All Share Index recently down 7.3%. Qatar has responded by stating the action is "unjustified". Riyadh's Sunni rulers have embraced Trump's harder line against its rival Iran , with which it severed diplomatic relations in January previous year.

Global Britain Opts Against Raising Threat Level After London Attack
Author: 0 Britain Opts Against Raising Threat Level After London Attack

She said Britain must do "more, much more" to combat what she called the perverted ideology of radical Islam. The rampage came less than two weeks after a suicide bomber killed 22 children and adults at a pop concert in Manchester . and not even as lone attackers radicalized online, but by copying one another and often using the crudest of means of attack". The president's critics made much of the "NBC Nightly News's" refusal to cite Trump's early retweet suggesting the attack was ...

Global Trump accuses London Mayor Khan of 'pathetic excuse' over attack statement
Author: 0 Trump accuses London Mayor Khan of 'pathetic excuse' over attack statement

In reality Khan's comment was taken out of context by Trump on Sunday morning when he implied the Muslim mayor was playing down the impact of the attack. That's because they used knives and a truck!" President Trump added that the media "is working hard to sell it!" Trump later challenged Khan to an IQ test during an interview on ITV.

Author: 0 Trump desire to renegotiate Paris deal 'incoherent' and 'clumsy'

The White House has also faced fierce pressure to participate in the Paris agreement from the leaders of other nations, who have vowed to push forward with or without the United States. We will increase our efforts to cut greenhouse gas emissions , create a clean energy economy, and stand for environmental justice. On Thursday, almost 90 mayors said they would uphold its goals.

Global Qatar regrets Gulf countries' decision to cut diplomatic ties
Author: 0 Qatar regrets Gulf countries' decision to cut diplomatic ties

It also said that Qatar's policy "threatens Arab national security and sows the seeds of strife and division within Arab societies according to a deliberate plan aimed at the unity and interests of the Arab nation". US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told reporters in Sydney on Monday that the spat would not affect the fight against religious militants and that Washington has encouraged its Gulf allies to resolve their differences.

Author: 0 Curry's triple-double leads Warriors to Game 2 rout

But that wasn't enough. The Warriors, who welcomed back coach Steve Kerr after he missed 11 games with health issues following 2015 back surgery, grabbed a 2-0 edge in the best-of-seven series, which shifts to Cleveland for games three and four on Wednesday and Friday.

Author: 0 Etihad, Qatar Airways suspend flight ops to deepen regional ban rift

The "decisive" measure was due to the "gross violations committed by authorities in Qatar over the past years", the Saudi statement said , as the UAE made an announcement cutting ties . According to the official statement published by the Bahrain News Agency , Manama's move has been motivated by what it called Doha's persisting attempts to destabilize the situation in Bahrain.

Global All former Grand Slam event female winners out in French Open
Author: 0 All former Grand Slam event female winners out in French Open

Mladenovic, who is into her second career grand slam quarter-final, said she also found it tough playing in front of her home crowd. The American said: "I think she just played really well". Open, was ousted by two-time major finalist Caroline Wozniacki 6-1, 4-6, 6-2, while 2011 U.S. Open champion Stosur was eliminated by 19-year-old Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia 2-6, 6-2, 6-4.

Global Iran calls on Gulf Arab neighbours to resolve dispute through dialogue
Author: 0 Iran calls on Gulf Arab neighbours to resolve dispute through dialogue

Six Arab nations havesevered diplomatic ties with Qatar over claims that the country lends its support to radical Islamic groups in the Gulf region. It appears Qatar Airways was caught by surprise and is still preparing to handle this unexpected political made emergency. The United Arab Emirates and Egypt have cut diplomatic ties to Qatar.

Global Saudi Arabia, Egypt, UAE sever ties to Qatar over 'terrorism'
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia, Egypt, UAE sever ties to Qatar over 'terrorism'

It said that "Qatar's policy threatens Arab national security". " Emirates' flights to and from Doha today, will operate as normal". Saudi Arabian Airlines also stopped its flights to Qatar. "I believe Iran's actions speak louder than anyone's words", Mattis said, "and they are going to incite the worldwide community in that region to try to block them".

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