Police said 19 people had died in the incident outside the Manchester Arena after a performance by singer Ariana Grande . Cape Town - No reports have yet come through of any South Africans affected by the explosion at the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester , northern England, the Department of International Relations and Co-operation (Dirco) said on Tuesday.
Trump, after hearing a lengthy explanation from the Western Wall's rabbi, walked solemnly to the wall and stood by the ancient remain of the Jewish temple for about a minute. The Wall sits at the base of a plateau which Jews call the Temple Mount and Muslims call the Noble Sanctuary. Earlier on Monday, the President and his wife Melania , daughter Ivanka and her husband Jared Kushner visited the Western Wall, a sacred site for Jewish people.
President Donald Trump , in hosting Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the White House Tuesday, May 16, 2017, extended his latest warm welcome to an authoritarian-style leader who had a strained relationship with the previous US administration.
Campaigning has been suspended in Britain's national election after a deadly explosion at Manchester Arena. Also, Greater Manchester Police said there are a "number of confirmed fatalities and others injured". The explosion killed at least 19 people and injured dozens. "Our thoughts and prayers are with all those affected by this tragedy", the post says. Emergency vehicles were on the scene helping the injured and bomb disposal units were later seen outside the venue.
Trump's comments linking Hamas to "terrorism" show his "complete bias" towards Israel, says the group's spokesman . Abdullah Jaffat, a 22-year-old college student in Tehran, told NBC : "He is trying now to change his real face by wearing a mask of the moderate president who takes care of Islam and Muslims; therefore, what has been said in the summit are just words".
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has warned his USA counterpart, Donald Trump, that regional stability can not be achieved without Tehran's help. Iran was fundamental in the creation of Hezbollah, the Lebanese militant group and political party that now has Lebanon's strongest military force.
This would mean that the Pukguksong-2 is not an IRBM but a medium-range ballistic missile (MRBM, with a range between 1,000 and 3,000km). South Korea and the USA will find it harder to detect solid-fuel missile launches in advance by reconnaissance satellites because launch preparation is much shorter than for liquid fuel.
The Tories said that if Labour's nationalisation programme - which was not costed in the manifesto - and other investment spending was taken into account, it would lead to an additional £58 billion in borrowing by 2021-22, the final year of the next parliament.
In recent months, however, China and ASEAN appear to have made swift progress. That document saw all eleven parties pledge their commitment to eventually conclude a binding code of conduct. While the sovereignty of the islands is not disputed, Jakarta has objected to Beijing's inclusion of waters around them within China's "nine-dash line", a demarcation line used by Beijing to show its claims.
Analysts said that at 4,500 km the Hwasong-12 had a longer range than any previous ballistic missile successfully tested by the North , putting United States bases on the Pacific island of Guam within reach - and that it could serve as a platform to develop a long-range inter-continental ballistic missile .
During the investigation, Prabhunath Singh was named accused in the case. The three are to pay Rs 40,000 fine. The additional district and sessions judge Surendra Sharma, who last week held Prabhunath guilty and sent him to Jayaprakash Narayan Central Jail in Hazaribagh, announced the verdict in the jam-packed court room through video conferencing as the trio were incarcerated behind bars.
The blast rocked the foyer of the Manchester Arena as thousands of young fans and parents streamed out of the 21,000-capacity venue after the show by the U.S. - Theresa May's ruling Conservative Party, which has a big lead in opinion polls, is preparing to suspend June 08 election campaigning due to the blast.
Earlier, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu also denounced the USA move, saying "every weapon that reaches the (Kurds') hands is a threat to Turkey ". A spokesman for the US -led coalition against IS, Col. John Dorrian , said Wednesday that the weapons would be delivered to the Kurds soon. Mattis has repeatedly downplayed the friction between the two nations, saying that while "it's not always tidy", they will work out any differences.
The Post said the person under investigation was close to the President, but did not identify them. Trump's May 10 meeting with Ambassador Sergey Kislyak and visiting Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov was controversial enough, seeing as it took place the morning after he unexpectedly axed Comey and claimed that the firing had nothing to do with the F.B.I.'s probe into his presidential campaign's ties to Russian Federation.
Zhao Hong, a Southeast Asia expert at Xiamen University, says this represents an attempt by China to improve its foreign investment policies. Some projects have imposed onerous financing costs, which leave the countries deep in debt. "India's objection to the B&R is partly a show for domestic politics, partly to pile pressure on China". Putin described the "One Belt, One Road " initiative to facilitate a 21st-century Silk Road, as a "timely and important proposition.in which Russian ...
This is being treated as "a terrorist incident" until they know otherwise, according to a police statement. "We heard the last song go and then suddenly there was a massive flash and then a bang and smoke", said Gary Walker from Leeds to who was with his wife waiting for their daughters to come out told BBC Radio 5 Live.
She said there was this heat on her neck and when she looked up "there were bodies everywhere. One of the most hardest working girls I know, so it's just so wonderful to see it". They're telling us to wait by the phones. Her dad is out looking. It's the most frightful feeling ever, to know your daughter is there and you don't know whether she's dead or alive.
Another poll will be taken after Trump's Israel visit. The senior official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said Trump remains committed to his campaign pledge to ultimately relocate the USA embassy but does not plan to announce such a move while on his trip.
Officials said such memos could be made available to both the special counsel now overseeing the Russian Federation investigation and congressional investigators, who might explore whether Trump sought to impede the FBI's work. Comey , who plans to testify at a Senate intelligence committee hearing on Russian interference in the 2016 United States elections in the coming weeks, shared those contemporaneous notes with a circle of friends and aides, the source said.
The announcement came after reports Comey kept memos about his interactions with Trump; that Trump made him feel uncomfortable; that Trump urged him to lay off the Russia investigation; that the investigation was reaching into the highest levels of the current White House; and that Trump told a Russian delegation after firing Comey that the pressure was off him now.
He said he did not intend for the document to be a finding of misconduct or a "statement of reasons" to justify the firing, but he added: "I wrote it". Even though Trump himself suggested ending the probe was his motivation, the White House has changed its justifications for the firing several times .
GUJCET is an important examination for the candidates planning to take admission in different collages for engineering, pharmacy and other courses. Students need to score more than the announced cutoff marks to get qualified in the examination.
Without sepecifying the time of the attack, Narula said it was "recent, very recent" operation. The Indian Army had warned of retaliation in the aftermath of the incident. "It is essential to bring down the number of terrorists in Kashmir so that the youth of Kashmir are not adversely affected by terrorists from overseas".
Over the weekend, jubilant young voters celebrated Rouhani's victory in the streets, looking forward to fresh cooperation and expanded business ties with the West - and with the U.S. On Friday, Iranians re-elected reformist President Hassan Rouhani , choosing him over his hard-line rival. They have never seen a ballot box. Arriving directly from Riyadh , Saudi Arabia , Mr Trump expressed his hope for cooperation among U.S.
In such case candidates are advised to stay calm and try to refresh the page in a short interval of time. When the results are declared, they will be made available on cbse.nic.in, along with a clutch of partner websites. As first reported by TOI, CBSE gave as many as 16 extra marks in the Class 12 Maths exam in 2016 in the all-India set of papers and 15 marks in the Delhi set during the process of "standardisation".
Rouhani, a moderate who agreed a deal with world powers to limit Iran's nuclear programme, will thus avoid a second-round run-off. But Iran's efforts to open up to the world face a stark challenge from US President Donald Trump , who has threatened to tear up the nuclear deal and is now visiting its bitter regional rival Saudi Arabia.
Security Council sanctions and resolutions. The test, which is a breach of UN resolutions, was condemned by Turkey, the U.S., Japan and South Korea among other nations. A group of North Korean workers have left Malaysia after their employers did not renew their expired work permits. The most recent launch of North Korean ballistic missile took place on Sunday.
The Sukhoi 30 was first inducted into the IAF in 1997 and has been upgraded to suit the Indian conditions since then. The aircraft was located after a 24-hour search and the charred bodies were retrieved from the wreckage. According to NDTV, earlier this year, another Sukhoi-30 aircraft had crashed near an air base in Barmer , Rajasthan in the month of March. The Indian Air Force's rapidly-aging Soviet-era fleet threatens to hamper New Delhi's ability to counter potential threats from ...
Who fought against the terrorists? While Vladimir Putin is doing his best to stabilise the situation in Syria, his American counterpart decided to make friends Palestine and Israel. Wednesday he is scheduled to visit Pope Francis in Vatican City. We have before us a rare opportunity to bring security and stability and peace to this region and to its people, defeating terrorism and creating a future of harmony, prosperity and peace.
Le Pen is expected to rebrand her far-right Front National party in hopes of making it palatable to a broader electorate, so the fight against nationalism in France is far from over. Chinese President Xi Jinping congratulated Macron, saying the two countries share a "responsibility toward peace and development in the world". Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi also hailed Macron's victory.
While some in the country argued that Pakistan should not have gone to ICJ to defend its case by raising the issue of jurisdiction, the attorney general said Pakistan attended the hearing out of its utmost respect for ICJ and "pursuant to the established jurisprudence that the challenge to jurisdiction can be made via appearance and not by abstaining from the process".
A beleaguered Election Commission, which is facing a volley of questions and allegations over EVMs, will meet representatives of 48 recognised political parties to clear the air on the issue on Friday. The meeting comes in the wake of doubts repeatedly raised by many opposition parties on EVM working once results of assembly polls in five states were declared on March 11.
Ambassador Serdar Kılıç met with Under Secretary of State Tom Shannon on Wednesday, officials tell the BBC. Metropolitan Police Chief Peter Newsham said in a news conference on Wednesday that police had a good idea of most of the assailants' identities and were investigating with the Secret Service and State Department.
Moon said the ultimate goal of sanctions was to bring the DPRK to the dialogue table to abolish its nuclear program. President Moon called the latest test a "reckless provocation". Cho added that South Korea and the US agreed during a visit to Seoul by Trump's national security advisers on Monday to formulate a "bold and pragmatic" joint approach.
Meghalaya Board of School Education also called as MBOSE is the organising board of class 12 exams in the state of Meghalaya. All the students are advised to rush up their preparation keeping in mind the heavy competition ahead as these are the final exams.
The Latest on an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, that authorities say killed several people. In a statement , Manchester Arena confirmed that there had been an incident but said it occurred outside the venue.
On terrorism, gone was Trump's campaign rhetoric of Islam hating the U.S. Instead, he chose to label terrorism as evil. On Sunday, Trump was reaching out to the the world's 1.6 billion Muslims worldwide and at a place that is home to Islam's two holiest sites.
Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron also tweeted a message. A Twitter user who said that he worked in a job associated with the arena lamented the deaths there. British police have termed it a "serious incident". Witnesses say that they felt the explosion and described it as huge. "As I turned around, boom, one loud noise", she told Sky News.
Trump was in Saudi Arabia on Saturday, the first stop of the president's first worldwide trip, at a time when his young administration is engulfed in controversy. The worldwide community and previous U.S. presidents have not recognized Israeli sovereignty over the areas captured by the Jewish state after that conflict.
So far nearly all the North's missiles have been liquid-fueled, meaning they have to be time-consumingly filled with propellant before launch. The solid-fuel Pukguksong-2 missile flew about 310 miles and reached a height of 350 miles on Sunday before plunging into the Pacific Ocean.
He added several of Mr Erdogan's security personnel were armed with guns, which made the incident especially "dicey" for local police officers trying to keep protests peaceful. stand in contrast to the First Amendment rights and principles we work tirelessly to protect each and every day", the statement said. Under the eyes of shocked American passers-by, a small group of pro-Kurdish protesters who gathered on the U.S.
In February, senior White House officials confirmed that Chief of Staff Reince Priebus asked FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe to publicly dispute reports of communications between Trump campaign officials and Russian Federation. Moreover, reports came that Trump had called Comey a "nut job" when he spoke with the two Russian officials. The White House has denied a media report suggesting that President Donald Trump had asked the sacked FBI chief James Comey to end the ...
In planning for Trump's visit to Israel, the US delegation rejected a request that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accompany him to the Western Wall, telling the Israelis it is "not your territory". "That's a possibility. So let's see what we do". The status of Jerusalem is ultra-sensitive and has been among the most hard issues in Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.
Mr Cummings said Mr Flynn appeared to have lied about the source of a 33,000 dollar (£25,000) payment from Russia's state-sponsored television network, failed to identify foreign officials he met - including President Vladimir Putin - and glossed over his firing as chief of the Defence Intelligence Agency during the Obama administration.
The Duchess escorted the youngest members of the bridal party into the 12th Century St Mark's Church in Berkshire, stopping occasionally to tell them to "shh" with her finger pressed to her lips. She and Harry were photographed driving up to Middleton's parents' estate for the lavish soiree, which was off-limits to the press. George , in beige breeches by Pepa & C, and Charlotte , looking resplendent in a floral garland, were joined by other bridesmaids Countess Philippa Hoyos, Lily ...
WASHINGTON ( CNN ) - President Donald Trump asked two top intelligence community figures to deny there was evidence of collusion between Russian Federation and his campaign, according to a report in The Washington Post Monday evening, citing current and former officials.
A USA official said suicide bombing is now considered to be the "likely" reason for the blast and a male at the scene in Manchester has been identified as the probable bomber. Police escort members of the public from the Manchester Arena Manchester Arena said in a statement that the explosion took place outside the venue, suggesting any perpetrator did not enter the building.
But Trump may face concerns from Israelis over the new $110 billion arms deal he announced during his previous stop in Saudi Arabia as well as questions from Israeli officials about revelations that he disclosed sensitive Israeli intelligence to Russian officials.
Iranian news media reported that 75 percent of eligible voters cast ballots Friday, in line with Iran's typically large voter turnout, which has not fallen below 60 percent for a presidential election in 20 years. Economic reform and Iran's reintegration with the global economy will continue to be at the heart of his agenda. Although considered a moderate by Iranian standards, Rouhani was nonetheless the favourite pick for those seeking more liberal reforms in the conservative Islamic ...
Craig Shakespeare will enter talks on his Leicester City future with a fine record as manager but a questionable last impression for his employers to consider. The 21-year-old's shot deflected into the path of Stanislas to tap in from 10 yards for his third goal in three games. Bournemouth's goalkeeper, Ryan Allsop , had little to do until the 36th minute, when he denied Riyad Mahrez after a fine pass by Marc Albrighton .