• Nicki Minaj Responds to Manchester Arena Attack: 'We Don't Operate in Fear'
Nicki Minaj Responds to Manchester Arena Attack: 'We Don't Operate in Fear'

Another brother, Ismail Abedi , 23, was arrested by counter-terror officers in the U.K. Tuesday. Abedi was born in Britain to a Libyan family, grew up in Manchester's southern suburbs and attended the local Salford University for a time.

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  • Concerns over Trump team, Russian Federation contacts — Ex-CIA head
Concerns over Trump team, Russian Federation contacts — Ex-CIA head

He added, "I don't know whether such collusion existed". His statements about the number of contacts between associates of the Trump campaign and the Russians again put details about contacts with the Kremlin into the spotlight as reports emerged that Mr Trump had asked his national intelligence director and NSA chief to state publicly ...

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  • Bank of Montreal posts 2Q profit
Bank of Montreal posts 2Q profit

Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board now owns 62,516 shares of the bank's stock worth $4,089,000 after buying an additional 24,763 shares during the period. Shareholders of record on Monday, May 1st will be given a dividend of $0.6685 per share. On 8/23/2016 announced a quarterly dividend of $0.67 4% with an ex dividend date of 10/28/2016 which wi...

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  • 'Vigil of peace' held in Manchester after deadly attack
'Vigil of peace' held in Manchester after deadly attack

Military reinforcements would be used to defend potential targets across the United Kingdom, allowing the police to "significantly increase the number of armed officers on patrol in key locations", May said. The dead included an 8-year-old girl, Saffie Rose Roussos, a pupil at Tarleton Primary School, in Lancashire. US President Donald Trump and ...

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  • FDI body shut after 25 years
FDI body shut after 25 years

Presently, more than 90% of the FDI (foreign direct investment) is through the automatic route. "Already, the government has among the most liberal FDI regimes in the world, which has greatly improved the investment climate". FDI proposals with equity inflow of over Rs 3,000 crore need approval by the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs . FIPB...

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  • 'He Is Something': Trump Visits Pope Francis At The Vatican
'He Is Something': Trump Visits Pope Francis At The Vatican

The president and the pope have something of a complicated past. "Thank you. I won't forget what you said ", Trump said as he left the Pope's private study after a half-hour private meeting. Afterwards, the Trumps were given a private tour of the Sistine Chapel and St Peter's Basilica. Afterward, as he met with Italian Prime Minister Paolo G...

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  • Melania Trump appears to reject Donald's hand-hold, again
Melania Trump appears to reject Donald's hand-hold, again

One of the most talked about incidents was when Melania seemed to have a scowl on her face during husband Donald Trump's inauguration ceremony as the president of US. So we tell them how you are great, and they love you". "Very much in common", Sara Netanyahu said. Melania, who is on an global tour as the first lady of United States with Pre...

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  • Toronto band Broken Social Scene plays in Manchester 1 day after bombing
Toronto band Broken Social Scene plays in Manchester 1 day after bombing

At 8-years-old the youngest confirmed victim of the attack. French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said Abedi had "likely" been to Syria, citing information provided by British intelligence services to their counterparts in Paris. "And as I've said, it continues at a pace". "They arrested the father, and I think the rest of the family kind of di...

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  • Israelis, Palestinans ready 'to reach for peace'
Israelis, Palestinans ready 'to reach for peace'

Whether one considers him a buffoon or the great hope for peace, the image of a U.S. president in silent meditation at the core of Judaism's foundation in Israel's capital city will endure, and gained Trump untold goodwill points with the right-of center Israeli public - which he will need if his peace efforts require Israeli concessions.

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  • Nicola Sturgeon: Conservatives 'cannot be trusted to care for our older people'
Nicola Sturgeon: Conservatives 'cannot be trusted to care for our older people'

Theresa May condemned Scottish education as a "national scandal" as she accused Nicola Sturgeon's government of letting down a generation of school children. Theresa May will on Wednesday become the prime minister who leads Britain's into Brexit talks after her only rival in the race to succeed David Cameron pulled out unexpectedly.

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  • Duterte places Philippine island under martial law, warns terrorists: 'I'll be harsh'
Duterte places Philippine island under martial law, warns terrorists: 'I'll be harsh'

The Philippines was under martial law for a decade under late dictator Ferninand Marcos from the early 1970s. The announcement came after security forces battled dozens of IS-linked gunmen in Marawi, a city of about 200,000 people in Mindanao, yesterday.

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  • Taiwan court rules in favor of same sex marriage
Taiwan court rules in favor of same sex marriage

If the justices rule in favour of same-sex marriage, Taiwan would be the first Asian country to legalise it. Currently Taiwan's Civil Code stipulates an agreement to marry can only be made between a man and a woman. They have staged several large-scale protests against marriage equality, with some conservative activists demanding a referend...

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  • Qatar says state news website hacked, fake article published
Qatar says state news website hacked, fake article published

On Tuesday, the Qatar News Agency ( QNA ) quoted Sheikh Tamim Al Thani as telling a military ceremony that Iran was an " Islamic power that can not be ignored". QNA was inaccessible throughout the day. Qatar launched an investigation and went into damage control mode today after accusing hackers of putting what it called false remarks by the ...

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  • Palestinian President Reiterates Commitment to Peace Process
Palestinian President Reiterates Commitment to Peace Process

Trump warned of Iran's escalating presence in the region. Donald Trump was forced into taking an awkward selfie with one of Israel's most controversial politicians as he touched down in Tel Aviv. "Suddenly, hope has come about", he added. An opportunity to seize. "Thanks in large part to these bold actions, we stand at the precipice of wh...

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  • Palestinian envoy says Trump's W.Bank visit shows serious about peace
Palestinian envoy says Trump's W.Bank visit shows serious about peace

Abbas said the Palestinians "are committed to working with [Trump] to reach a historic peace deal between us and Israel ". The Trumps are completing their first foreign trip since entering the White House . "President Trump is really, really serious and he thinks peace is possible". The trip also managed to produce plenty of awkward mome...

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  • Police release name of Manchester bomber
Police release name of Manchester bomber

United States security sources, citing British intelligence officials, said he was born in Manchester in 1994 to parents of Libyan origin. "Eventually he was doing very bad at his university, at his education, and he didn't complete, and they tried to take him back to Libya several times".

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  • 'We Can Use Peace,' President Trump Says After Exchanging Gifts With Pope
'We Can Use Peace,' President Trump Says After Exchanging Gifts With Pope

What religion are Donald and Melania Trump? The discussuion was described as "cordial" in a statement by the Vatican, which said "satisfaction was expressed" for the good USA relationship with the Vatican and their "joint commitment in favour of life, and freedom of worship and conscience".

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  • Clip of Woman Being Insulted at Walmart Goes Viral
Clip of Woman Being Insulted at Walmart Goes Viral

The Latina woman shooting the video, who is named on Facebook as Eva Hicks , is confronted by the woman in the video telling her to "go back to wherever (she's) from". The shopper denies it, and says she is not going to listen to this "bullc***" and walks away. "We have no tolerance for the language or actions of this customer and are proud to...

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  • Former Welsh First Minister Rhodri Morgan dies aged 77
Former Welsh First Minister Rhodri Morgan dies aged 77

Current First Minister Carwyn Jones said: "Wales has lost a father figure and a great politician". "He set up the Faith Communities Forum in response to 9/11 and that has been pivotal in nurturing today's strong relationships both between Wales' diverse faiths and between those faiths and the Welsh Government ".

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  • Martial Law declared in Philippine
Martial Law declared in Philippine

President Rodrigo Duterte declares martial law in Mindanao while he is in Russian Federation on May 23, 2017. The Catholic church said militants were using Christians and a priest as human shields and had contacted cardinals with threats to execute hostages unless government troops withdrew.

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  • Sessions Didn't Disclose Kislyak Meetings On Security Clearance Application
Sessions Didn't Disclose Kislyak Meetings On Security Clearance Application

CNN is reporting tonight that according to the Department of Justice, Attorney General Jeff Sessions did not disclose the meetings he had with Russian officials on the form he had to fill out for his security clearance. Amid the fallout, Sessions ultimately recused himself from investigations into Russia's interference in the 2016 election and po...

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  • President Trump Meets With Palestinian President Abbas
President Trump Meets With Palestinian President Abbas

He notes Trump made no mention of Palestinian independence during a statement with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (mahk-MOOD' ah-BAHS') and only spoke of peace. Trump has often voiced his opposition to the PA's practice of financially incentivizing terrorism. The details about the Manchester attack have not been confirmed, but Trump went o...

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  • Israeli Spies Upset By Trump Intel-Sharing With Russia
Israeli Spies Upset By Trump Intel-Sharing With Russia

Trump has a June 1 deadline to choose between another waiver or moving the embassy. President Donald Trump has been more sympathetic to Israel's settlement policies than the fiercely critical Obama administration. Trump intends to visit the Western Wall too, something past presidents have not done because of the political sensitivities. Jeru...

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  • The tragedy of Everest's normal: 10 dead this season, so far
The tragedy of Everest's normal: 10 dead this season, so far

The bodies of the four climbers were found inside two tents at Camp Four, located at 8,000 metres (26,246 feet), overnight, Mingma Sherpa of the Seven Summit Treks group to which the sherpas belonged said in Kathmandu. The increased number of climbers this year is likely because many people were unable to climb in 2014 and 2015, when deadly avalanc...

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  • Martial law in southern Philippines could last a year - Duterte
Martial law in southern Philippines could last a year - Duterte

The period should not last more than two months. Duterte said that the martial law could last a year and would be similar to Ferdinand Marcos' martial law. For her part, Kabataan Rep. Sarah Elago opposed the declaration of martial law "because it is open to all sorts of abuses by government troops notorious for human rights violations".

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  • Manchester Arena blast: police officer among those killed by Salman Abedi
Manchester Arena blast: police officer among those killed by Salman Abedi

An initial deployment of 984 had been ordered, initially in London, then elsewhere. Asked if the U.S. authorities had compromised the investigation, she said: "I wouldn't go that far". "In any case, (he had) links with Daesh (Islamic State) that are proven". The minister said she was "not surprised at all" that the attack had been claimed by th...

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  • Donald Trump Told Russians James Comey Was A 'Nut Job' & Twitter Explodes
Donald Trump Told Russians James Comey Was A 'Nut Job' & Twitter Explodes

Lavrov met with Trump at the White House on May 10, the day after the President fired Comey. "He was insane, a real nut job", Trump told the Russian foreign minister and US ambassador on May 10 during an Oval Office meeting, according to a transcript of the meeting read to The Times by a USA official.

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  • With hopes for peace uncertain, Trump to visit Israel
With hopes for peace uncertain, Trump to visit Israel

Blackstone will launch a $40 billion infrastructure investment vehicle, with Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund contributing at least $20 billion to the fund. "The Trump administration is focused on materially enhancing the quality of life and the economy for the Palestinians", said Michael Oren, a parliament member and former Israeli ambassador...

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  • Senate Panel Issues Two More Subpoenas To Flynn
Senate Panel Issues Two More Subpoenas To Flynn

Warner and the panel's chairman, Republican Richard Burr , said the committee would take three actions in response to Flynn's refusal to respond to their subpoena, the two subpoenas to his businesses, and a letter to Flynn's attorney pushing back against his refusal to comply.

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  • Donald Trump US President praises Duterte's 'great job' in Philippine drug war
Donald Trump US President praises Duterte's 'great job' in Philippine drug war

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte salutes the coffins of 15 soldiers killed in a gunbattle with Abu Sayyaf militants in Mindanao in August 2016. The rest of the call involves Trump trying to get Duterte's read on North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. "I'd be harsh", Duterte said onboard a flight back to Manila , in a video sent by his staff.

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  • Ariana Grande concert attack: 119 wounded, 64 people still hospitalized
Ariana Grande concert attack: 119 wounded, 64 people still hospitalized

Authorities say they are now confident they know the identities of all the people who lost their lives, but Greater Manchester Police said it could not formally name the victims until forensic post-mortems are concluded. On Tuesday, May said it was possible Salman A. was linked to a larger group . The number of people wounded in the explosion ...

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  • Concert bomber's brother arrested for suspected ties to ISIS
Concert bomber's brother arrested for suspected ties to ISIS

The BBC reported that Abedi was believed to be a bomb-carrying "mule" who had help in carrying out the attack. "Due to the tragic events in Manchester , the Dangerous Woman tour with Ariana Grande has been suspended until we can further assess the situation and pay our proper respects to those lost", the singer's management at Universal ...

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  • Sir Roger Moore: Daniel Craig and Pierce Brosnan pay tribute
Sir Roger Moore: Daniel Craig and Pierce Brosnan pay tribute

Daniel Craig tweeted an image of himself with Moore, captioned "Nobody Does It Better - love Daniel", in an assumed reference to the theme tune of 1977's The Spy Who Loved Me which Moore starred in. He said: "I think that Sean was obviously the great Bond". They said he had died in Switzerland of cancer. He was a tremendous Bond. I always say ...

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  • Rouhani Win Seen Speeding Iran Oil-Deals Push Amid Trump Threat
Rouhani Win Seen Speeding Iran Oil-Deals Push Amid Trump Threat

Within hours of Trump's speech Rouhani's rivals were hitting at him hard, calling him responsible for Trump's attack, as well as for the diplomatic success of Saudi Arabia - Iran's regional archrival - in apparently uniting numerous Islamic nations against the Republic.

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  • Manchester attacker's younger brother arrested in Tripoli, says spokesman
Manchester attacker's younger brother arrested in Tripoli, says spokesman

Abedi died in the blast, in what appears to have been a suicide bombing. Interior Minister Amber Rudd said the 22-year-old had been on the radar of the intelligence community before the attack late Monday at a concert by United States pop star Ariana Grande.

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