• London mayor on attack against Muslims: 'Terrorism is terrorism'
London mayor on attack against Muslims: 'Terrorism is terrorism'

One person was killed and ten others injured when a delivery van crashed into people leaving a mosque in Finsbury Park , NU.nl reports . Ulster Unionist leader Robin Swann said his "thoughts and prayers are with those targeted in this latest attack ".

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  • London tower toll rises to 79
London tower toll rises to 79

Railway tracks run in front of the charred remains of the Grenfell Tower block in Kensington, west London , on June 17, following the June 14 fire at the residential building. More than 200 firefighters and 40 fire trucks were involved in operations to douse the blaze, which last for several hours. Her political future - already in doubt af...

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  • 1 dead, 10 injured after van strikes crowd outside London mosque
1 dead, 10 injured after van strikes crowd outside London mosque

Another witness Yann Bouhllissa, 38, said he had been tending an old man who had suffered a heart attack when the van was driven at them. The man, who is in custody at a south London police station, was arrested earlier on suspicion of attempted murder .

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  • Putin, Saudi King Discuss Qatar Diplomatic Crisis
Putin, Saudi King Discuss Qatar Diplomatic Crisis

An embargo has also cut off food, transport and other links between the four countries and Qatar, which typically imports around 80 percent of its food from its neighbors. "I think that as the elder statesman of the Gulf, the king of Saudi Arabia should solve this affair and show leadership", Erdoğan told members of his party in parliament on June ...

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  • Decision on supporting Kovind on Tuesday: Uddhav Thackeray
Decision on supporting Kovind on Tuesday: Uddhav Thackeray

If the Sena strikes out on its own in the Presidential elections, this will not be for the first time that it will break ranks with the BJP . When we asked on whom they want to build consensus, they had no answer then. He will also meet BJP ministers in Maharashtra government at the chief minister's residence "Varsha". Summary: MUMBAI: The BJ...

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  • Muslims Leaving Mosque Targeted In Terror Attack In London Killing One
Muslims Leaving Mosque Targeted In Terror Attack In London Killing One

Toufik Kacimi , the chief executive of the Muslim Welfare House , said the man who was arrested had to be rescued by the imam at the centre to stop him being attacked , Sky News reported . "All my thoughts are with those who have been injured, their loved ones, and the emergency services on the scene". A vehicle struck pedestrians near a mo...

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  • Iran Arrests 7 Accused of Aiding Deadly Tehran Attacks
Iran Arrests 7 Accused of Aiding Deadly Tehran Attacks

Iranian police officers secure the area around the mausoleum of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini following an assault there and on the country's parliament building that left at least 17 people dead last week. On Thursday, the Intelligence Ministry released the pictures and first names of perpetrators of the attacks identifying the five gunmen as Qayyou...

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  • Grenfell Tower fire: Number of people missing feared dead rises above 58
Grenfell Tower fire: Number of people missing feared dead rises above 58

British health authorities say that 19 patients are still being treated at four London hospitals. Queen Elizabeth and Prince William visited the disaster site, which was compared to the visit of May, who confined herself to speaking to police and fire brigade officials and not the victims.

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  • And so it begins: Brexit talks to focus 1st on orderly exit
And so it begins: Brexit talks to focus 1st on orderly exit

May herself will also have a chance to update the other 27 European Union leaders on her Brexit plans at a summit in Brussels on Thursday. "I hope today we can identify priorities and a timetable that would allow me to report to the European Council (summit) later this week that we had a constructive opening of negotiations", added the form...

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  • Several injured in London after reports of vehicle ramming pedestrians
Several injured in London after reports of vehicle ramming pedestrians

Mahmoud says "By God's grace , we were able to protect him from harm". Witnesses said the driver of the vehicle was heard shouting that he wanted to kill Muslims . Earlier in the day, the Metropolitan Police said they were called due to reports of a van collision involving pedestrians near a mosque in Seven Sisters Road, located near the ...

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  • Qatar Airways CEO warns of 'lasting wound'
Qatar Airways CEO warns of 'lasting wound'

The Ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain, Ahmed Abdulrahman Al Sa'ati, the Ambassador of the Arab Republic of Egypt , Dr Mohammed Al Badri, the Charge d'affaires of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia , Mohammed Al Shimari, and the First Secretary at the Embassy of the United Arab Emirates, Mohammed Al Mansoori, met today the Russian Foreign Affairs Co...

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  • SNP could deny 'arrogant' Tories a Westminster majority - Nicola Sturgeon
SNP could deny 'arrogant' Tories a Westminster majority - Nicola Sturgeon

The latter wished to cement the Tories' new status as principal opponents of the SNP. Narrowing polls have raised the possibility of a hung parliament , as Jeremy Corbyn's popularity ratings soar. While Ms Thornberry said she was not going to deal with "hypotheticals". "Electing strong SNP voices is the only way to keep the Tories in check". S...

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  • Trump to meet with tech CEOs on government overhaul
Trump to meet with tech CEOs on government overhaul

Cook, the Apple CEO, requested that computer coding be taught in every public school. It is expected to focus on the Council's mission of modernising the federal government and improving its digital and communication technologies. Leaders at Apple and Google were among the American corporate executives who appealed to the president to stay in t...

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  • No need for alarm bells after draw, says Cristiano Ronaldo
No need for alarm bells after draw, says Cristiano Ronaldo

Substitute Cedric Soares looked like being the European champions' hero with his 86th-minute deflected shot, but Moreno's header from a corner spoiled the Southampton defender's celebration of his first worldwide goal to snatch a 2-2 draw for Mexico .

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  • Iran's Revolutionary Guard strikes Syria for Tehran attacks
Iran's Revolutionary Guard strikes Syria for Tehran attacks

The U.S. Navy says one of them was attacked by that Syrian aircraft it shot down . The United States claims that the Syrian jet dropped bombs on us -allied Syrian forces. "The regime's forces have mounted large-scale attacks using planes, artillery, and tanks since June 17", Syrian Democratic Forces spokesman Talal Selo said in a sta...

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  • Robert Mueller gifts probe to US President Donald Trump for birthday
Robert Mueller gifts probe to US President Donald Trump for birthday

The "man" President Trump is referring to is Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who wrote a letter recommending Comey be fired . Significantly, Preet Bharara, the India-born former top USA federal prosecutor, earlier this week had said that there was enough evidence to begin an obstruction of justice case against Trump over his al...

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  • Ivanka Trump calls for tolerance after latest London attack
Ivanka Trump calls for tolerance after latest London attack

Police have not released his identity. The Telegraph reported Osborne had become radicalised following the recent terror attacks in London Bridge and Manchester. Five other terrorism plots have been foiled since March, police say. A number of police units arrived at the scene and placed cordons around the area.

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  • Police Confirm 17 Killed, 11 Injured in Sunday's Multiple Attacks on Maiduguri
Police Confirm 17 Killed, 11 Injured in Sunday's Multiple Attacks on Maiduguri

The spokesman of the command, Victor Isuku, stated in a press release that five female suicide bombers besieged a settlement, Kofa in Konduga Local Government Area of the troubled state, wreaking havoc. The latest attack is the most deadly in Nigeria since June 8, when 11 people were killed in a rare combined gun and suicide attack in the Jiddari P...

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  • U.S. downs Syria warplane
U.S. downs Syria warplane

The Syrian jet was shot down on June 18 evening after regime forces engaged members of the Syrian Democratic Forces ( SDF ), an alliance battling with USA support against ISIL , in an area close to Raqqa . Dunford said he is focused on ensuring the US can achieve its main objective in Syria - the defeat of Islamic State militants. An e...

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  • Who is Trump's new lawyer, Jay Sekulow?
Who is Trump's new lawyer, Jay Sekulow?

A bit confused and bemused, the Fox News anchor alerted Sekulow that he had just admitted that the president is being investigated while simultaneously insisting that Trump is not part of the Justice Department's probe. Sekulow: No, he's not being investigated! "So that's the constitutional threshold question here", Sekulow said. "That is pr...

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  • International Yoga Day: 11th hour preparations underway, Yogi Adityanath monitors arrangements
International Yoga Day: 11th hour preparations underway, Yogi Adityanath monitors arrangements

Taking place Wednesday, June 21, the International Day of Yoga could be the ideal time to try the 5000-year old practice for the first time, or change up your routine with a new class. The Great Wall of China is venue for yoga events actively supported by the government. MEA spokesperson Gopal Baglay, who attended the session, underlined the im...

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  • Georgia's special election: What to know
Georgia's special election: What to know

Handel and the GOP super PAC Congressional Leadership Fund have worked hard to turn the race away from Trump's leadership in Washington and make it about Ossoff's youth (he is 30) and about the House Democratic leader, Nancy Pelosi. But an Ossoff victory would indicate that it's quite the opposite - which could function as a general consens...

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  • Theresa May 'distraught' over fatal London tower blaze
Theresa May 'distraught' over fatal London tower blaze

Two British officials said Sunday that new exterior cladding used in a renovation of the high-rise may have been banned under United Kingdom building regulations. "The prime minister needs to act immediately to ensure that all evidence is protected so that everyone culpable for what happened at Grenfell Tower is held to account and feels the fu...

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  • PM May admits failures as inferno toll reaches 58
PM May admits failures as inferno toll reaches 58

That includes those who we believe died here at Grenfell tower , and those who are in critical care still in hospital. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland). People protest demanding answers over the Grenfell Tower fire , in London , Friday June 16, 2017.

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  • Leo Varadkar formally elected as Irish Prime Minister
Leo Varadkar formally elected as Irish Prime Minister

Paying tribute to Mr Kenny, Mr Varadkar said: "I have no doubt, only for him, this country as we know it would not be here today". 38-year old Leo Varadkar was formally elected Taoiseach - Prime Minister of Ireland- at a confirmation ceremony in the Dail in Dublin after he won the Fine Gael party leadership earlier this month.

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  • President Trump to re-institute travel restrictions to Cuba
President Trump to re-institute travel restrictions to Cuba

While campaigning a year ago in Miami, which is home to a large Cuban-American population, Trump pledged to reverse Obama's efforts to normalize relations with Cuba unless it met certain "demands", including granting Cubans religious and political freedom, and releasing all political prisoners.

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  • 79 missing or presumed dead in the Grenfell Tower fire
79 missing or presumed dead in the Grenfell Tower fire

They previously estimated the figure to be 30. Members of London's emergency services observe a minutes' silence in memory of the victims of the June 14 fire at the Grenfell Tower block, pictured on the horizon, in Kensington , west London , on June 19, 2017.

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  • GJM protest intensifies; Rajnath appeals for calm
GJM protest intensifies; Rajnath appeals for calm

The protesters, carrying the body of a GJM activist, black flags and the Tricolour, assembled at the Chowkbazar. The GJM intensified the demand for a separate state of Gorkhaland by announcing an indefinite strike in the Darjeeling and Kalimpong districts and the Dooars from June 12 after the state government decided to make Bengali language comp...

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  • No scope for consensus on BJP's prez nominee: Congress
No scope for consensus on BJP's prez nominee: Congress

Raut reiterated that the Shiv Sena was keen on the candidature of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat or eminent agro-scientist M.S. Swaminathan for the President's post. So there is no question of mutual consent. The Congress on Monday spurned the Bharatiya Janata Party's appeal for consensus on its choice for president and said ...

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  • SNP losses mean independence vote 'unlikely' says Scottish Grocers Federation
SNP losses mean independence vote 'unlikely' says Scottish Grocers Federation

Owen Paterson said Theresa May was right "despite all the disappointments" to try to find a way to govern with the support of the Democratic Unionist Party given that the Tories won the most seats and most votes. To cheers from supporters, she accused the Prime Minister of being "weak and evasive", and appealed to Labour and Liberal Democrat vo...

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  • Brexit Minister: No Doubt Britain Leaving EU
Brexit Minister: No Doubt Britain Leaving EU

These are the post-Brexit position of European ex-patriates in the United Kingdom and British ex-patriates, the question of the border between the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland and the "financial settlement". Liberal Democrat Layla Moran, who beat Nicola Blackwood to take the seat by 816 votes, was speaking ahead of the talks and nearl...

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  • Israel Continues To Reduce Power To Gaza
Israel Continues To Reduce Power To Gaza

An IEC spokeswoman confirmed a cutback had begun, in line with the West Bank-based Palestinian government's decision to cover only 70 percent of the monthly cost of Israeli electricity supplies to the Gaza Strip. The move came despite local and global human rights organization warned that a humanitarian crisis might break out if power supply to the...

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  • Virginia shooting suspect's wife addresses media
Virginia shooting suspect's wife addresses media

She said she knew of no obvious catalyst for her husband's leaving, though she mentioned her daughter had recently moved back home with a child. I concluded he was obviously, one, somebody new to this area. Brennwald thought it was odd he never saw Hodgkinson exercise or wear workout clothes and considered asking a staffer about him but never did, ...

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  • VP Mike Pence Makes Move to Hire His Own Lawyer
VP Mike Pence Makes Move to Hire His Own Lawyer

Less than one month ago, President Donald Trump obtained private counsel, Marc Kasowitz , who infamously told White House staffers "who had asked whether it was time to hire private lawyers that it was not yet necessary", the New York Times reported this week.

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  • Confederations Cup: Javier Hernandez looks to excel as Mexico face New Zealand
Confederations Cup: Javier Hernandez looks to excel as Mexico face New Zealand

Russian Federation opened the tournament with a 2-0 win over New Zealand on Saturday. Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo reacts during their game against Mexico in the Fifa Confederations Cup match in Kazan , June 18, 2017 . Ronaldo made a great run from near midfield to set up Quaresma's 34th-minute goal. As the game continued to pla...

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