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Author: 0 Third London attacker named as Youssef Zaghba

Check back for updates. Seven people were killed and 48 injured in the attack which began at 21:58 BST on Saturday night. Prime Minister Theresa May came under pressure from the media and the opposition Labour Party on Monday over cuts to police funding during the years when she was interior minister.

Author: 0 Trump goes after London mayor, again

Butt, 27, was married with children and lived in Barking, east London for a number of years. One eyewitness said that an attacker shouted "this is for Allah" during the assault, but more than 100 imams and Muslim scholars from across Britain have said that they can not even bury the terrorists after such actions that claim to be in the name of Islam.

Global Doha flights as per schedule: Jet Airways, IndiGo
Author: 0 Doha flights as per schedule: Jet Airways, IndiGo

Marcelle Wahba, a former USA ambassador to the UAE and the president of the Arab Gulf States Institute in Washington think tank, said the United States had leverage but would use it discreetly. Aside from these airlines, Dubai-based budget carrier flydubai said in a statement that it would also suspend flights to and from Doha from today after the UAE severed ties with Qatar.

Global Could Arab States' Isolation of Qatar Cause Big Problems for US?
Author: 0 Could Arab States' Isolation of Qatar Cause Big Problems for US?

On Monday, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Bahrain, the Maldives and a number of others cut off diplomatic ties with the Doha government, saying they will suspend air, sea and land transport with Qatar. UAE carriers Emirates, Etihad, flydubai and Air Arabia, as well as Saudi Airlines announced the suspension of all flights to and from Qatar as of Tuesday morning.

Author: 0 Qatar sports network blocked in UAE

Apart from Jet Airways and IndiGo, national airline Air India also has flight services to Doha - the capital of Qatar. Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Bahrain and Yemen all announced they would withdraw their diplomatic ambassadors from the country while ordering Qatar's to leave their territories within 48 hours.

Author: 0 UK Police Name Two London Attack Suspects

He added: "The security and intelligence services and police have stopped 18 plots since 2013, including five since the Westminster attack two months ago". The nearby London Bridge rail station also reopened after police cordons around it "were lifted earlier than expected", according to transportation officials, but police said the public should expect to see extra officers on duty during Monday's commute.

Global Jihadists behind Egypt convoy attack 'trained in Libya'
Author: 0 Jihadists behind Egypt convoy attack 'trained in Libya'

Twenty-nine people were killed Friday morning when a bus carrying Christian Copts pilgrims was shot at by masked gunmen in the Egyptian Minya province, south of Cairo . No one has yet claimed credit for Friday's attacks, but both the previous attacks were claimed by the Sinai terror group called Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis (ABM - Ansar Jerusalem - Champions of Jerusalem).

Author: 0 May backs Khan as Trump continues attacks

Khan spoke in May previous year about how Trump's proposed shutdown on all Muslims entering the United States would prevent him visiting. A spokesman for Khan responded that the mayor "has more important things to do than respond to Donald Trump's ill-informed tweet that deliberately takes out of context" his remarks.

Global Nigeria first lady: President 'recuperating fast' in London
Author: 0 Nigeria first lady: President 'recuperating fast' in London

Former Abia State Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu, yesterday urged Nigerians to desist from spreading falsehood about the health of President Muhammadu Buhari , saying he is fast recuperating. He said: "I went to Washington to visit some business partners and from there stopped at London to see Mr. President, who is recovering very fast".

Global Trump's Tweets Complicate Task of Defending Travel Ban
Author: 0 Trump's Tweets Complicate Task of Defending Travel Ban

To overcome the legal hurdles, he replaced it with a new order in March. He seeks to bar entry temporarily of people from a half dozen Muslim-majority countries. Wall argued the ban was "religion-neutral in operation: it draws distinctions among countries based on national-security risks identified by Congress and the Executive, not religion, and applies evenhandedly in the six designated countries".

Author: 0 Lawyer says families pleased with charges for warehouse fire

Almena and Harris allowed as many as 25 people to illegally reside in the warehouse, failed to provide any fire suppression equipment and filled the building with flammable materials from "floor-to-ceiling", creating a deadly "labyrinth" from which the victims had little chance to escape, according to a probable cause statement filed Monday.

Global Dinakaran meets aunt Sasikala in Bengaluru jail
Author: 0 Dinakaran meets aunt Sasikala in Bengaluru jail

He reportedly discussed the latest developments in the party and the possibility of Rajanikanth's entry into Tamil Nadu politics. She told that they will be given two months of time. Finance minister D. Jayakumar said the government "does not depend on Sasikala's family". Earlier in the morning, Dhinakaran had told reporters at Hosur en route to Bengaluru to meet Sasikala that a section of state ministers had revolted against him due to "some fears", but declined to say what they were.

Global UN chief announces new talks on Cyprus reunification in June
Author: 0 UN chief announces new talks on Cyprus reunification in June

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres , center, stands with Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades , left, and Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci , right, at the United Nations headquarters Sunday, June 4, 2017. Eide called off mediation efforts May 26 following the disagreement between Anastasiades and Akinci but said three days later that despite the breakdown "we are indeed very, very close — actually more close than most people seem to understand" to an agreement to reunite Cyprus.

Global Rocket lands inside Indian Embassy in Kabul, no casualties
Author: 0 Rocket lands inside Indian Embassy in Kabul, no casualties

There are no reports of casualties or injuries yet. "A rocket landed in the India House compound at 10.25 am this morning". The reported explosion occurred after a rocket apparently landed on tennis court at an Indian guesthouse in Kabul's Green Zone, Tolo News reported.

Global Former Employee At Orlando Business Fatally Shoots 5 People
Author: 0 Former Employee At Orlando Business Fatally Shoots 5 People

Neumann killed five employees and then proceeded to kill himself. Eight other people were inside the business when the shootings took place, he said. Neumann lived alone and had no family in the area, Demings said. "My boss is dead". Authorities had no reports of any specific threats the gunman made to people at the company or anyone else, but that's why people need to alert authorities whenever they learn of anything that could lead to violence, Banks said.

Author: 0 Australia suffer heartbreak, match against Bangladesh abandoned

They were briefly set a revised target of 166 from 43 overs, but further rain brought a halt to proceedings at 21:21 BST. But just like their opening group game against New Zealand , the wet weather proved frustrating for Australia and the match was finally called off 40 minutes before the scheduled close of play .

Author: 0 Germany's Rock am Ring music festival cleared due to terror threat

In a statement , cops said they were in possession of "concrete elements, in the light of which a possible terrorist threat can not be ruled out". The government of Rhineland-Palatinate state confirmed that an alert was in effect, but did not provide any further details.

Author: 0 Trump goes after London mayor again after terror attack

On Sunday Trump leveled an inaccurate criticism of London Mayor Sadiq Khan , saying the mayor was telling people there was "no reason to be alarmed" about the attack . One of the things the police, all of us, need to do is make sure we're as safe as we possibly can be. "We have constant attacks going on, not just there but across the globe, and we have to start putting national security and global security at an all time high", she told a White House briefing.

Author: 0 U.S. approves $1.4-B slice of massive Saudi arms deal

The air war command for the USA -led fight against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria is also in Qatar. Qatar's government categorically denied that the comments , in which the country's leader expressed support for Iran , Hamas, Hezbollah and Israel - while suggesting that U.S.

Author: 0 London Attackers Named By Police As Profiles Emerge

While formal identification has yet to take place, detectives believe Khuram Shazad Butt and Rachid Redouane , both from Barking, east London , were involved in the attacks. Two additional addresses were searched on Monday. They said he also went by the identity Rachid Elkhdar. Six women and four men arrested by police after the attack are still being questioned, police said.

Author: 0 Murray Takes On Tricky Khachanov For A Spot In Last Eight

Women's No. 3 seed Simona Halep only needed one hour to get past Carla Suarez Navarro 6-1, 6-1, while her opponent in the quarter-finals Elina Svitolina had to bounce back from the brink of an elimination to beat Petra Martic 4-6, 6-3, 7-5.

Author: 0 Police make more arrests after London attack

Corbyn also vehemently denounced a series of tweets by President Donald Trump in which the US president mischaracterized comments by London's Muslim mayor and used the attack to press for a presidential travel ban now being weighed by the Supreme Court.

Author: 0 The 12 coolest things we learnt from WWDC 2017

The company wants to focus on ramping up iPad productivity at a time when it faces increased competition from the Microsoft Surface and similar devices. Apple senior vice president of software engineering Craig Federighi said the next Mac operating system will be named "High Sierra" in tribute to the California mountain range.

Global U.S. successfully tests ballistic missile interceptor
Author: 0 U.S. successfully tests ballistic missile interceptor

James Syring said Wednesday that the successful intercept of an intercontinental ballistic missile over the Pacific worked against decoys and showed that the USA was ready now to defend the homeland against North Korea. Liquid fuel is less stable and rockets using it have to be fueled in the field, a process that takes longer and can be detected by satellites. The successful test came at a time when the United States must demonstrate its capability to deter possible nuclear attack from ...

Author: 0 SNP pledges to scrap LISA and keep triple lock

Nicola Sturgeon has quietly dropped her previous commitment to hold another vote on Scottish independence by the spring of 2019, the SNP's manifesto for the 2017 general election has revealed. But speaking ahead of the launch of the document in Perth , Ms Sturgeon emphasised the likelihood of a Tory victory, despite a narrowing of the polls with Labour .

Author: 0 London Bridge terror attack killers named by police

Twelve suspects were arrested overnight after three terrorists wearing fake suicide vests ran over pedestrians on the London Bridge , killing seven innocent people. "A very high priority for us is to try to understand whether they were working with anybody else", London police chief Cressida Dick told BBC television.

Author: 0 Leo Varadkar set to become Ireland's new prime minister

Varadkar succeeds Enda Kenny, who was party leader for 15 years and who will stand down as prime minister when parliament is expected to ratify Varadkar. Varadkar took a majority of the votes to be declared as the 11th leader of the party counting concluded in Dublin . But, Varadkar himself pointed out, Sebastian Kurz, the favourite to become Austria's new prime minister, is eight years younger.

Global A Viral Bot Gives Trump's Tweets 'The Honor That They Deserve'
Author: 0 A Viral Bot Gives Trump's Tweets 'The Honor That They Deserve'

As President Donald Trump's Twitter habits continue to raise eyebrows around the world, a new parody account is re-imagining the U.S. leader's 140-character messages as official White House statements. The Real Press Sec. bot started tweeting on Sunday afternoon. The account now has more than 50,000 followers on Twitter, with some praising it as an alternative to the official press secretary, Sean Spicer.

Global 'All roads should lead to universal healthcare,' says new World Health Organization chief
Author: 0 'All roads should lead to universal healthcare,' says new World Health Organization chief

All three candidates said that if they won, they would reform the WHO's bureaucratic system, put an emphasis on universal health care, and prevent the next worldwide pandemic. He received more than half the votes in the first round and then won a decisive second-round election, beating Britain's David Nabarro to the job. During a campaign in which many people have been calling for more openness at the WHO, Tedros was criticized for Ethiopia's habit of downplaying domestic cholera outbreaks by ...

Author: 0 London attack: Pakistani-origin man among two attackers identified

This photo taken by photographer Gabriele Sciotto shows a man, foreground, one of the suspects, wearing what appear to be canisters strapped to his chest lying on the ground after being shot by police outside Borough Market i. "We've had a number of people who've kindly donated in her memory to Alpha House since that hashtag started". "We have given increased powers to the police to be able to deal with terrorists, powers which Jeremy Corbyn has boasted he has always opposed", she said.

Global Turkey's Erdogan holds talks with leaders on lowering Qatar tension
Author: 0 Turkey's Erdogan holds talks with leaders on lowering Qatar tension

An Iranian official said his country can export food to Qatar by sea, as Saudi Arabia and other Arab nations moved to isolate the gas-rich nation after severing diplomatic ties and accusing it of supporting terrorism. Not only the three Arab states have announced to pull out their diplomatic staff, they have also closed airspace, ports and territorial waters to air traffic and shipping to and from Qatar and have barred their citizens and residents from traveling to Doha.

Global Madhya Pradesh announces Rs 1000 cr fund for farmers
Author: 0 Madhya Pradesh announces Rs 1000 cr fund for farmers

Farmers are on the warpath since June 1 for demands including loan waiver and higher minimum support prices. The BKS leader has said that the CM has accepted their series of demands, but the RKMS stir was only focused on two demands and not series of demands.

Author: 0 Kuwait emir in talks with Saudis, Qataris amid crisis

The move came just weeks after US President Donald Trump visited Saudi Arabia and vowed to improve ties with both Riyadh and Cairo to combat regional terror groups and contain Iran. "If this dispute goes on for a while, the ramifications could be huge", said an Global banker based in the Gulf, declining to be named because of political sensitivities.

Global Diane Abbott cancels radio appearance after embarrassing Sky News interview
Author: 0 Diane Abbott cancels radio appearance after embarrassing Sky News interview

Diane Abbott , the shadow home secretary, was accused of not being on top of her brief after failing to identify a single point made in a leading counter-terrorism report. She said: "Yes, I think physical resilience is important". But she dodged answering, replying, "I think it's an important review" and, "I know Lord Toby Harris".

Author: 0 Arab nations cut ties with Qatar

The severing of all ties between the state of Qatar and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Yemen is going to have profound and far-reaching consequences regionally and internationally. It shares a big underwater field with Iran . The crisis was likely to have wide-ranging consequences, for Qatar and its citizens as well as the Middle East and Western interests.

Author: 0 Special PIA flights for Qatar to bring back stranded pilgrims

The Qatari government has not responded to the severing of diplomatic ties, though it has previously denied funding extremist groups. Kuwait and Oman were among a handful of states that did not join the move to isolate Qatar and Iran, Saudi Arabia's arch-rival.

Global Trump won't block Comey from testifying
Author: 0 Trump won't block Comey from testifying

Broadcast networks plan to cover former FBI Director James Comey's testimony before the Senate Intel Committee on Thursday, because a monster ratings draw of this magnitude is a bad thing to waste. The Justice Department later appointed ex-FBI director Robert Mueller as the special counsel. Chairman of the Senate Select Committee Richard Burr and Vice Chairman Mark Warner said in a statement May that Comey's testimony "will help answer some of the questions that have arisen since ...

Global In, TBSE Result 2017: Madhyamik class 10th results declared
Author: 0 In, TBSE Result 2017: Madhyamik class 10th results declared

Tripura Board of Secondary Education (TBSE) will be declaring the Madhyamik examination results on 6th June, 2017. Candidates who appeared for Madhyamik Class 10th exam under Tripura Board can now check their scores with the result by logging to the official website tripuraresults.nic.in or tbse.nic.

Author: 0 Trump renews Twitter attack on London's mayor

Other attacks have been committed without direct ISIS involvement by terrorists who are sympathizers of the radical group. During a news conference on Monday, the mayor even said that some state visits were "welcome, some less so" - a possible reference to Mr Trump's expected trip to the UK.

Author: 0 Dozens flee Islamist gunmen in war-torn Philippine city

The weapons, including machine guns capable of firing thousands of rounds a minute, were handed over at a ceremony in Manila that highlighted a decade-old American counter-terrorism assistance programme to the Philippines worth about $150 million.

Global 100000 children in extreme danger in Mosul, trapped behind Islamic State lines
Author: 0 100000 children in extreme danger in Mosul, trapped behind Islamic State lines

In some cases, they have been forced to participate in the fighting and violence", stated UNICEF's representative in Iraq Peter Hawkins in a published statement on Monday. An worldwide human rights group reported on Monday that at least 26 bodies of "blindfolded and handcuffed" men were found in government-controlled areas and around Mosul since the operation started.

Author: 0 Pelosi: Trump's decision on Paris accord 'doesn't have factual basis'

The only other two countries are war-torn Syria and Nicaragua, which opposed the deal because it didn't go far enough to control global warming . "The rest of the world would like to tell us how to manage our own environment", Haley said in an interview with CBS.

Global Rahul slams Modi for going back on special status to Andhra
Author: 0 Rahul slams Modi for going back on special status to Andhra

To stage protests against the visit of Rahul Gandhi to the State, AP Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu gave a call to the party workers. According to reports, the meeting being held after a gap of seven months that witnessed the party bite dust in a series of Assembly elections, is being chaired by party President Sonia Gandhi .

Author: 0 Malta elections: Labour Party declares victory

Official election results have yet to be announced, but supporters of all parties are following the count. Opinion polls in the run-up to the vote had suggested a 5% lead for Mr Muscat, who is now set for a second five-year term in office.

Global UK PM May's Conservatives see poll lead narrow to 1 point-Survation
Author: 0 UK PM May's Conservatives see poll lead narrow to 1 point-Survation

Speaking in London , May said she would tackle the whole spectrum of extremism, adding that action was needed in communities and on social media sites to ensure bigotry and hatred did not turn to violence. She also hit out at Mr Corbyn's economic plans, claiming they would mean "punishing" families and businesses. Current Conservative Prime Minister Theresa May has confirmed the election WILL go ahead as planned.

Global Opposition Leader Corbyn Urges UK PM May to Quit over Police Cuts
Author: 0 Opposition Leader Corbyn Urges UK PM May to Quit over Police Cuts

The Labour leader said that May "presided over" cuts to police staff when she was Home Secretary and said that "we do have a problem now because of the cut to police numbers". She said Mr Corbyn was "not fit to negotiate a good Brexit deal for Britain". While a Conservative Party victory in June started off looking like a sure bet, her lead over liberal rival Corbyn has dropped like a stone, from the double digits to just one percentage point, according to CNBC .

Author: 0 British media avoid naming London attackers, but publish descriptions

Online, Londoners used Facebook's Safety Check feature to offer victims food, shelter, clothing and even blood donations in the hours after the attack . The company, which has had a rough stretch that has included accusations of deceiving local authorities, stealing another company's technology, and having a toxic workplace culture, initially eliminated the surge but then decided all rides taken in Central London during the attack were to made free and refunded all affected passengers.

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