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Author: 0 Gulf rift: The Iran factor

In addition to severing diplomatic ties with Qatar, the US primary Arab allies also cut off land, air and sea links to and from one of the world's richest countries that is set to host the biggest football event in five years, the World Cup 2022.

Author: 0 Fired employee kills 5, then himself at Orlando business

Four died at the scene in addition to the accused gunman, John R. Neuman, Jr., who officials said shot himself in the head. The shooter arrived at his former place of work with a knife and a handgun, police said, but there is no indication he used the knife.

Author: 0 London attack: Third attacker identified, according to Italian newspaper

On Saturday night, three men rammed a van into pedestrians on London Bridge before running into Borough Market, where they attacked people with knives . Butt featured in a Channel 4 documentary a year ago about Islamist extremists with links to the jailed preacher Anjem Choudary . 'Jihadi next door" was known to police * London terror attack: United Kingdom police name two of three attackers * London terror attacks: "Get down!' police tell bar patrons * Will Theresa May's four-point ...

Author: 0 Who was London attacker Khuram Butt?

Trump has leaped on the London attacks as evidence of the need for hardline security measures in the United States, including a ban on travelers from some Muslim countries. 'You do not commit these disgusting acts in my name, ' he said to applause at a vigil on Monday. In his statement, DiNardo said U.S. Catholics joined in the pope's prayers for the victims and survivors, and he added: "May God grant strength, wisdom and protection to the men and women who safeguard our families and may ...

Author: 0 Fears rise for Spaniard missing after London Bridge attack

The latest terrorist attack in England where three attackers drove a van into pedestrians on London Bridge before stabbing patrons in Borough Market - killing seven and injuring another 48 - shows how hard it is to prevent such terror plots.

Global Media Saudi, UAE, Bahrain and Egypt cut ties with Gulf state Qatar
Author: 0 Saudi, UAE, Bahrain and Egypt cut ties with Gulf state Qatar

The Pentagon said Saudi Arabia meant to use the radars to support its border security by locating the source of incoming artillery, rockets and mortars and defending against them. Qatar, a small peninsular nation of 2.5 million people, denounced the action as predicated on lies about it supporting militants. As part of the deal, dozens of militants captured by jihadis in Syria were also let go.

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

The airline said passengers holding a confirmed Qatar Airways ticket to any of the four countries between June 5 and July 6 are permitted to rebook their flights up to 30 days after their current departure date. The foreign ministry said on Monday that Egypt has asked Greece to use its embassy in Doha to represent the interests of Egyptians in Qatar. Qatar said it had been the victim of a "shameful cybercrime".

Author: 0 UK police name two London attackers, say one previously known to them

Khuram Shazad Butt , left, and Rachid Redouane. Inquiries are continuing to confirm the identity of the third attacker. One unnamed man told BBC one of the attackers had become more extreme over the past two years. "MSM is working hard to sell it!" After ploughing a white van into several pedestrians on London Bridge , the killers ran down a flight of stairs at the side of London Bridge towards Cafe Brood near Borough Market.

Author: 0 London mayor calls for Trump ban after tweetstorm

After Trump's attack on Khan on Sunday, Lewis Lukens, the acting USA ambassador to the United Kingdom, praised Khan on twitter for his "strong leadership" after the attack. "President Trump's attack on him is unacceptable". "I think Sadiq Khan is doing a good job and it's wrong to say anything else - he's doing a good job", she told a press conference on Monday.

Global Media Nigerian President Buhari recuperating fast, wife says
Author: 0 Nigerian President Buhari recuperating fast, wife says

Mrs. Buhari left the country last week Tuesday, three weeks after her husband embarked on his latest medical vacation that started on May 7. A former Governor of Abia State, Chief Orji Uzor Kalu, said yesterday that President Mohammadu Buhari is fast recuperating.

Author: 0 USA urges calm as Arab powers sever Qatar ties

The coordinated move, with Yemen and Libya's eastern-based government joining in later, created a dramatic rift among the Arab nations, many of which are in OPEC. The richest country in the world thanks to its outsized per capita GDP, Qatar has become a major player in financial and property markets around the globe, boosting its self-image as an worldwide destination that will host the 2022 FIFA World Cup , among other prestigious events.

Global Media Cyprus divisions could end as UN announces reunification talks
Author: 0 Cyprus divisions could end as UN announces reunification talks

Guterres concluded by saying that he "will reach out to the other participants of the conference - Greece , Turkey and the United Kingdom and the European Union as an observer". Akinci said if both sides stay within principles agreed on in February 2014 and parameters in a January 12 joint declaration at the first Geneva conference on Cyprus "then the way forward can be opened and we are hear for that".

Global Media Indian envoy confirms rocket hit his house in Kabul
Author: 0 Indian envoy confirms rocket hit his house in Kabul

A rocket exploded at the tennis court of a guest house of the Indian Embassy. The incident happened at about 11:15 am local time, according to local reports. "Over 150 innocent Afghan sons and daughters were killed and more than 300 wounded were brought to hospitals with burns and amputations", Ghani had said.

Global Media Sheriff says shooter targeted former co-workers
Author: 0 Sheriff says shooter targeted former co-workers

According to published reports, five people were killed in the attack by a man police described as a disgruntled former worker at Fiamma, Inc ., which makes accessories for campers and other recreational vehicles. Neumann had been fired in April, and back in 2014, he'd been involved in a complaint that he battered an employee. The subject was reported to have a very minor criminal history, with a marijuana charge and DUI charge being listed on his record.

Global Media Vijay Mallya spotted at India vs Pakistan cricket
Author: 0 Vijay Mallya spotted at India vs Pakistan cricket

He is, however, still the country's Federation Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) representative besides being involved in a number of other sports. On April 18, Mallya had been arrested by the Scotland Yard in London and produced before the Westminster Magistrates' Court where he was granted conditional bail pending deposit of £650,000 prior to his release from custody.

Author: 0 Trump renews criticism of London Mayor Khan over attack

In a series of tweets , Trump lashed out at Khan, who reportedly suggested there was no reason for alarm after three attackers drove a van into crowds on London Bridge and then went on a stabbing rampage in nearby Borough Market. "One of the things the police, all of us need to do is make sure we're as safe as we possibly can be", Khan said. - Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 5, 2017The Justice Dept.

Global Media Jeremy Corbyn calls on Theresa May to resign over police cuts
Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn calls on Theresa May to resign over police cuts

The Labour leader said in a speech on Sunday the public can not be protected "on the cheap" and insisted the security forces need more resources. Ms Dick, asked whether she would demand additional officers, told ITV's Good Morning Britain: "Over the last several years, police services have in many respects become, it's a ghastly phrase, but become very much more efficient, they have managed to do things in a more productive manner".

Author: 0 United Kingdom police reveal names of London attackers, say one investigated before

She and Mayor Sadiq Khan visited London Bridge as commuters returned to work after some security cordons were removed, and hundreds of mourners turned out later for a vigil on nearby Tower Bridge. Police asked for people with information about any of these men to come forward. He took a picture afterward showing bodies strewn on the road. Mr Khan said that "over half" of the 400 Britons who are believed to have returned to the United Kingdom after fighting in Syria are thought to be in ...

Author: 0 UK police reveal names of London attackers, say one investigated before

But the prime minister said Britain was under threat from a new breed of crude copycat militants who might not have spent years plotting or even been radicalised online. You stand with them in times of adversity but you call them out when they are wrong. According to her LinkedIn profile, Archibald studied at business management at Langara College and social work at Mount Royal University in Calgary.

Global Media Wawrinka, Murray, Halep in action in 4th round in Paris
Author: 0 Wawrinka, Murray, Halep in action in 4th round in Paris

Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal are battling through the other half of the draw and McEnroe said: "I think Andy's been great. He'll keep getting better-I think by the end of this year, top 20, top 25, and from there, who knows?" "I played the best match here in Roland Garros against Carla, which always was a tough match ", said Halep.

Author: 0 Two London Bridge attackers named

Police had shot dead the attackers, who were wearing fake suicide vests, eight minutes after the first distress call, wounding one civilian in the process. "She had room in her heart for everyone and believed strongly that every person was to be valued and respected", said her family, who live in Castlegar in British Columbia, in a statement.

Global Media Prime Minister Corbyn? UK polls narrowing dangerously for conservatives
Author: 0 Prime Minister Corbyn? UK polls narrowing dangerously for conservatives

A separate Survation poll for The Mail on Sunday - in which 60 per cent of its 1,653 respondents took part BEFORE the TV debate ended - gave the Tories a four-point lead. "It's obvious that Corbyn could not secure the good Brexit deal that is vital to protect our economy, meaning fewer jobs and more debt". "If you are to bring about a peace process anywhere.

Author: 0 United Kingdom police names two London attackers, says one previously known to them

He also used the name Rachid Elkhdar, and claimed to be six years younger. Redouane was 30 and "claimed to be Moroccan and Libyan". May said she has protected police budgets and increased the number of armed officers and matched Corbyn's finger-pointing with some of her own, saying her opponent wasn't fit to safeguard Britain at a time of heightened threat.

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

Leo Varadkar's father, Ashok Varadkar, who moved to Ireland from India in the 1970s, to call one of Western Europe's most socially conservative countries home, he must never have dreamt that his youngest child will one day become prime minister of the once-staunchly Catholic country.

Global Media Trump set to make debut on Washington's social scene
Author: 0 Trump set to make debut on Washington's social scene

Or, at least, they hoped he would. "For context - because he's president - all of Trump's tweets should be mocked up in the correct Presidential statement format", Cunnane tweeted Sunday, with a mock up showing one of Trump's more freakish tweet responses to the London terror attack refashioned as a release from the Office of the Press Secretary.

Global Media Lives Of 100000 Children In Danger As Fighting Continues In West Mosul
Author: 0 Lives Of 100000 Children In Danger As Fighting Continues In West Mosul

Iraqi paramilitary Hashd Shaabi units on Monday recaptured nine villages from Islamic State (IS) militants near the Iraqi-Syrian border. The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) said that children's lives were being endangered in a number of ways, including having ISIS fighters use them as human shields, according to Reuters .

Global Media Madhya Pradesh farmers' strike: Violence breaks out despite assurances from chief minister
Author: 0 Madhya Pradesh farmers' strike: Violence breaks out despite assurances from chief minister

BKS organisation minister Shivakant Dixit said both CM and APC Meena called him and told to put forward their demands. At Neemuch, farmers staged a road blockade at Bhadbhadiya Four Lane square. He said a Rs 1,000 crore price stabilisation fund would be created and that onions would be purchased at Rs 8 per kg at 48 places in 22 districts. "The two demands included giving the farmers returns which were equivalent to one and half times more than the cost incurred in produce".

Author: 0 Panicked Qatar shoppers stock up as Gulf rift bites

In a speech broadcast on the Doha-based satellite channel Al-Jazeera in the early hours, Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani also called for "a dialogue of openness and honesty" to resolve the crisis. The dispute is over accusations by the five countries that Qatar has supported terrorist groups. With Saudi Arabia remaining the de facto leader and the largest producer in OPEC , any change in Qatar's production, whether a reduction or increase, will only have a limited ...

Global Media Diane Abbott in awkward TV interview over Lord Harris security report
Author: 0 Diane Abbott in awkward TV interview over Lord Harris security report

Shadow Home Secretary Diane Abbott had finally come out of hiding to give car-crash interview on police and security, where she was also forced to deny her colleagues thought she was a "liability". I mean I think physical resilience. Asked again, she said: "I thought, because I know Toby Harris - he's a long-standing London politician - I thought it was an important review and we should act on it, obviously acting with stakeholders".

Global Media Qatar minister calls for calm as diplomatic crisis spirals
Author: 0 Qatar minister calls for calm as diplomatic crisis spirals

The border with Saudi Arabia is the only road route into the country; Qatar relies on sea ports for its materials and the blockade of airspace is a huge logistical handicap to the country and its flagship airline, Qatar Airways. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $47.51 per barrel, up 11 cents from their previous close , but down 7.3 percent from May 25.

Author: 0 Sudan expresses concern over Arab-Qatar rift, offers to mediate

Another Iranian official said his country will export food to Qatar by sea, as Saudi Arabia on June 5 cut off the peninsula state's sole land border across which food is trucked in, causing panicked Qataris to rush to supermarkets to stockpile groceries.

Global Media TBSE 10th Results 2017 Declared Check Tripura Board Madhyamik Results @ tbse
Author: 0 TBSE 10th Results 2017 Declared Check Tripura Board Madhyamik Results @ tbse

It is expected that atleast 30 thousand students had appeared for the TBSE Madhyamik examinations. Tripura Board of Secondary Education (TBSE) successfully conducted 10th Class Madhyamik examination in the month of March/ April 2017. Since all students who appeared for the exam would try to check the result at the same time, there may be severe congestion on the websites. The students will appear for five subjects instead of seven in the exam.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande's Manchester benefit concert goes on

Sunday's concert will raise money for victims of the attack that struck at Grande's show on May 22. British singer Marcus Mumford held a moment of silence before performing at the Manchester benefit concert Sunday. The show is being broadcast live across the globe. Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester benefit concert raised about $3 million (£2.35 million) in three hours.

Author: 0 Duterte says Philippines will stop taking second-hand US military equipment

Lorenzana told the bureau, "We have plans to purchase weapons from them..." "To enable rescue workers a window of four hours, Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez Jr., commander of the Western Mindanao Command, provided for a peace corridor", Arevalo said, adding the initiative was approved by AFP Chief of Staff Gen.

Global Media Why Molefe thinks he should still be Eskom CEO
Author: 0 Why Molefe thinks he should still be Eskom CEO

Molefe agreed to return to Eskom after Brown discovered he had been granted a R30m early pension payout by Eskom, which she refused to condone. "His conduct is raising questions as to whether he is wielding the power of blackmail or whether those implicated in Public Protector's state of capture report want him at back at Eskom at all costs as their point man to oversee how the power utility is going to respond to investigations that are going to unfold?", Mahlangu questioned.

Author: 0 Police name 2 suspects of London Bridge attack

Police and the M15 domestic security agency also acknowledged Monday that they had been aware of one of the three alleged London Bridge attackers, Khuram Shazad Butt, 27, a British citizen born in Pakistan, but they had no specific intelligence to indicate he was plotting a terrorist assault.

Author: 0 UK police search property in Manchester attack investigation

Ten men are being questioned in custody about possible roles in the blast. Abedi's elder brother Ismail is among the suspects being held in Britain, and a younger brother and Abedi's father have been detained in Libya. The Manchester Evening News (MEN) is reporting the Manchester Central Mosque in Rusholme, close to Abedi's former neighbourhood of Fallowfield, is refusing to have any part in the interrment of the bomber's body.

Author: 0 London mayor calls for cancellation of Trump visit to UK

Three men fled the van with large knives and attacked people at bars and restaurants in nearby Borough Market , police and witnesses said . Scotland Yard said in a statement that "formal identification has yet to take place", but that detectives had identified one man as Khuran Shazad Butt , 20, and Rachid Redouane, 30, both from the east London suburb of Barking .

Global Media Donald Trump will not block James Comey testimony
Author: 0 Donald Trump will not block James Comey testimony

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders read out a statement to that effect on Monday, and O'Donnell teased the clip as potentially "the beginning of the end". The decision to appoint a special counsel came after the huge turmoil in the administration regarding Comey's sudden dismissal by the president. Short said he believed that the Senate healthcare bill would be "similar" to the House package.

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