• Soldiers launch attacks in besieged Philippine city
Soldiers launch attacks in besieged Philippine city

The conflict began on Tuesday after security forces raided a house where they believed Isnilon Hapilon, a leader of the Abu Sayyaf militant group with a $5 million United States bounty on his head, was hiding. He continued, "I've never seen anything like they are, but we don't have to use this". "The events commencing on 23 May 2017 put on publ...

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  • Trump urges North Atlantic Treaty Organisation partners to pay their share for defense
Trump urges North Atlantic Treaty Organisation partners to pay their share for defense

There Trump, in his only scheduled public remarks before a dinner with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders, is expected to pledge his full support to the alliance he once called "obsolete" because he said it was not doing enough to stop terrorism.

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  • Manchester terror blast - Police conduct search in St Helens
Manchester terror blast - Police conduct search in St Helens

A string of details about Monday's attack at an Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena that killed 22 people and injured over 100 others have emerged from United States law enforcement sources before being released by British police or officials.

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  • UK Conservatives have 15 point lead over Labour
UK Conservatives have 15 point lead over Labour

Mr. Corbyn says the pledges in Labor's manifesto - a draft of which was leaked on Wednesday - will be "very popular". Conservatives and Labour have between them taken up around 70% of TV coverage and 84% of election stories in the national press, while the Liberal Democrats, Ukip and Scottish National Party have seen their exposure reduced from...

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  • Theresa May: There will be no place for Scotland at Brexit talks
Theresa May: There will be no place for Scotland at Brexit talks

She urged people not to think about who they voted for in the past, calling on them to instead consider "who you want to lead our country in the future, who will get the best deal for the whole of the United Kingdom from Brexit ". "That is because of a simple truth". "If we fail, the consequences for the United Kingdom and for the economic securit...

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  • Lawyer says Kushner willing to cooperate with investigators
Lawyer says Kushner willing to cooperate with investigators

Federal investigators were taking a closer look at the Trump campaign's data analytics operation, which was supervised by Kushner, officials said , and were examining whether Russian operatives used people associated with the campaign, said the report .

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  • 7th person linked to Manchester attack detained by police
7th person linked to Manchester attack detained by police

Corbyn promised to reverse the police cuts, many of them implemented by May in her former role as interior minister, and said Britain could not be "protected on the cheap". The Home Office declined to respond to the new leak, but pointed reporters to Ms Rudd's earlier comments in a clear indication that her stance had not changed.

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  • UK police make 7th arrest in Manchester terror probe
UK police make 7th arrest in Manchester terror probe

TRIPOLI The father and the younger brother of the suicide bomber who killed 22 people at a concert venue in Manchester have been arrested in Tripoli, a spokesman for a local counter-terrorism force said on Wednesday. An initial deployment of 984 had been ordered, first in London and then elsewhere. As soldiers replaced armed police at Buck...

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  • Nicki Minaj won't 'Operate in Fear' after Manchester Bombing
Nicki Minaj won't 'Operate in Fear' after Manchester Bombing

Britain's interior minister, Amber Rudd , said Abedi had recently returned from Libya and her French counterpart, Gerard Collomb, said he had proven links with Islamic State and had probably visited Syria too. President Donald Trump said Thursday that he's asking the Department of Justice to investigate alleged leaks from United States off...

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  • Weather warnings for rain dampen hopes of sunny bank holiday weekend
Weather warnings for rain dampen hopes of sunny bank holiday weekend

The bank holiday weekend is set to be hit with mixed weather as forecasters have predicted scorching temperatures but also a risk of thunderstorms and hail. It is expected to be drier on Sunday, although temperatures may plummet to 15C and the thundery showers could be back during Bank Holiday Monday. There is the potential for some torrential do...

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  • 1 killed, dozens injured in caste violence in northern India
1 killed, dozens injured in caste violence in northern India

While she claims that she has always discouraged politicians visiting troubled area, she chose to visit Saharanpur quite late when the fight of the Dalits have been taken up by Bheem Army . 15 lakh to relatives of the person, who was killed during this incident. Police sources said the attackers allegedly fired their guns and wielded batons, k...

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  • Protesters oppose martial law in Philippines
Protesters oppose martial law in Philippines

In the immediate aftermath of Duterte's speech, the police chief story served as a rhetorical link between unrest in the southern city of Marawi and the global threat of radical Islamic terrorism - spurring social media frenzy. Gunaratna said the Maute clan, led by brothers Abdullah and Omar Maute , had about 300 fighters and was the stron...

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  • Ariana Grande cancels upcoming shows on her tour
Ariana Grande cancels upcoming shows on her tour

Hostey, also known as Abu Qaqa al-Britani, boasted of recruiting jihadis from Britain to Syria to fight for the extremists prior to his death. Ariana and her manager now officially confirmed her Dangerous Woman will be cancelled until June 5 .

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  • Trump travel ban fight heads toward Supreme Court showdown
Trump travel ban fight heads toward Supreme Court showdown

On Thursday, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals held the president's statements , and those made by his surrogates, were legally sufficient to prove the administration had not just overreached in issuing its executive orders , but had done so in a way that purposefully and unconstitutionally targeted Muslims.

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  • Weather warning issued for thunderstorms and heavy rain (yes,really)
Weather warning issued for thunderstorms and heavy rain (yes,really)

Some torrential thundery outbreaks are likely in places, leading to some localised flooding, especially on the roads where some travel disruption may occur. Please monitor forecasts through this weekend", said the Met Office. The Met Office have warned of a "band of heavy rain" and possible thunderstorms from Sunday lunchtime until Monday.

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  • Hillary Clinton to address Wellesley College graduates
Hillary Clinton to address Wellesley College graduates

Since Comey's ouster, the President has been accused of urging Comey to end a probe into his ex-national security adviser, Michael Flynn. "You are graduating a time when there is a full-fledged assault on truth and reason". The problem was they couldn't do anything about it, according to Clinton speechwriter Dan Schwerin, who spoke to New York ...

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  • Modi inaugurates India's longest bridge near China border on 3rd anniversary
Modi inaugurates India's longest bridge near China border on 3rd anniversary

The bridge would also reduce the distance from Rupai on NH 37 in Assam to Meka/Roing on NH 52 in Arunachal by 165 km. Modi reached here after inaugurating the Dhola-Sadiya bridge to address a huge gathering of people from Assam and Arunachal Pradesh at Mohoricamp.

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  • G7 leaders sign Declaration on fight against terrorism
G7 leaders sign Declaration on fight against terrorism

Leaders attending the Group of Seven summit were cheered and greeted by local residents in the hilltop Sicilian town of Taormina - a rarity for global summits where ordinary people are usually kept at long distances for security reasons.

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  • Theresa May defends U-turn on upper limit to 'dementia tax'
Theresa May defends U-turn on upper limit to 'dementia tax'

Appearing alongside Mr Corbyn to campaign in Hull, former deputy prime minister Lord Prescott asked the Labour leader about Mrs May: "Has she done another U-turn, Jeremy?" However, the PM appeared to backtrack today by insisting there would be a limit on care costs, despite the work and pensions secretary, Damian Green, telling the BBC yesterday ...

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  • Appeals court keeps block of 2nd travel ban in place
Appeals court keeps block of 2nd travel ban in place

The ban is supposed to block travel from six Muslim-majority countries including Iran, Libya, Syria, Somalia, Sudan, and Yemen for 90 days. They do, the 4th Circuit concluded today, because at least one plaintiff, known as "John Doe #1", has felt "the direct, painful effects" of the executive order "in his everyday life".

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  • Father, brother of Manchester bomber arrested in Libya
Father, brother of Manchester bomber arrested in Libya

Ariana Grande's concerts have been canceled until June 5 and maybe longer, until her team figures out how to address new security concerns. Grande is scheduled to perform six dates in Australia and New Zealand in September. ISIS has claimed responsibility for the bombing. Britain raised its terrorism alert level to "critical" - the highest...

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  • Manchester Attack: Three Men Arrested in Connection With Bombing
Manchester Attack: Three Men Arrested in Connection With Bombing

The 22-year-old Manchester-born man, who was known to security services, killed 22 people and injured 64 others at Manchester Arena , which was packed with children and teenagers there to see USA singer Ariana Grande . He said the man, in his 40s, is named Adel and has a wife and several children. "There was a policeman, armed policeman, shou...

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  • Philippines official: Terror suspect still in besieged city
Philippines official: Terror suspect still in besieged city

Mr Lorenzana said IS leaders in the Middle East had ordered Hapilon to move off his tiny island base of Basilan and into more populated areas of the southern Philippines near Marawi "to increase the mass base" of IS. And judging by how his anti-drug war is being implemented, when supposedly the rule of law is in place, and by how he made no secret ...

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  • Trump threatens prosecution over Manchester attack leaks
Trump threatens prosecution over Manchester attack leaks

He added that Libyan investigators believe "the bomber acted alone" based on comments from his younger brother Hashem Abedi, who has been arrested in Libya . The Libyan terrorist left 120 people injured at the Ariana Grande concert, and killed a girl as young as eight-years-old. "When the trust is breached it undermines these relationships...

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  • New developments in Manchester attack probe
New developments in Manchester attack probe

They show torn scraps from a blue Karrimor rucksack as well as screws and nuts used as shrapnel and a metal item which the newspaper suggests could have been part of the bomb's detonator. The anti-terror force said the father had not been charged, but was taken in for questioning. Residents continued to place floral tributes to the dead and injur...

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  • Greg Gianforte wins special election in Montana
Greg Gianforte wins special election in Montana

With 77 percent of precincts reporting, Gianforte garnered 50.6 percent of the vote, defeating Democratic candidate Rob Quist who took 43.5 percent, according to the Associated Press . Mr. Gianforte said at his election night party. It contends he "aggressively shoved a recorder in Greg's face and began asking badgering questions" before being ...

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  • Avon Products Inc. (AVP) has a Market value of 1.56 Billion
Avon Products Inc. (AVP) has a Market value of 1.56 Billion

Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $8.00 price target on shares of Avon Products in a research note on Thursday, February 16th. The stock's current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -8.09% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -15.44% and -31.77% respectively. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider...

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  • Jared Kushner being investigated as part of Russian Federation probe
Jared Kushner being investigated as part of Russian Federation probe

NY [U.S.A.], May 23: Robert Mueller , the former FBI director now overseeing the Department of Justice's investigation into the Trump team's connections with Russian Federation in the 2016 elections has been briefed on the contents of the memos related to former FBI Director James Comey's conversations with President Donald Trump .

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  • Sunday snooze: Commerce secretary Wilbur Ross nods off during Trump speech
Sunday snooze: Commerce secretary Wilbur Ross nods off during Trump speech

During a speech in Riyadh on Sunday in which he urged Arab and Islamic leaders to do their share to defeat Islamist militants, Trump referred to "Islamic extremism", although advance excerpts had him saying " Islamist extremism ". Trump pointedly included organizations other than ISIS on his list of terrorist organizations. Saudi media accoun...

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  • Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader - who calls it natural
Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader - who calls it natural

Perhaps more glaringly from the perspective of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members, however, Trump appeared to condition USA military support for North Atlantic Treaty Organisation on getting that money, when asked about mutual defense within the alliance, he insisted he would defend those who "fulfill their obligations to us".

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  • Trump believes he can make an Israel-Palestine peace deal
Trump believes he can make an Israel-Palestine peace deal

The pope said anyone who thinks of building walls instead of bridges "is not Christian", a comment that Trump called "disgraceful". "I was gratified that President Abbas joined the summit and committed to taking firm but necessary steps to fight terrorism and confront its hateful ideology", he stated.

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  • Jeremy Corbyn highlights 'connections' between terrorism in UK and wars overseas
Jeremy Corbyn highlights 'connections' between terrorism in UK and wars overseas

The leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party said on Friday Britain's foreign policy and intervention in wars overseas had fueled the threat of terrorism at homes as a political truce after the Manchester suicide attack came to an end.

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  • Iraqis demand 'justice' after US probe into Mosul strike
Iraqis demand 'justice' after US probe into Mosul strike

The Nineveh provincial council is also calling on the US and the global community to compensate the victims of the strike by rebuilding their homes, according to Nuraddin Qablan, the council's deputy president. The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that between 23 April to 23 May, 225 citizens were killed including 36 women and 44 c...

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  • Iran slams US, Saudi Arabia over Trump's Riyadh speech
Iran slams US, Saudi Arabia over Trump's Riyadh speech

This, however, does not suggest that the U.S. has a magic wand and can simply wave it and change overnight the dynamics of the multiple conflicts sweeping and consuming the region. It is true that Tehran is deliberately destabilizing the region by its support of terrorist organizations and by meddling in the Arabs' domestic affairs (Syria, Lebano...

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  • Trump's First International Trip as President: Saudi Arabia, Israel
Trump's First International Trip as President: Saudi Arabia, Israel

We believe you're willing. He also joined with Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi and Saudi King Salman to open the Global Center for Combating Extremist Ideology , which was launched with the group touch of a glowing orb. Enforcing the limits and inspections set by the nuclear deal is vital because this Iranian regime can not be allowed t...

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