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Jun 05 2017

Twelve detained in connection with London terror attack

But they said later that turned out to be an unrelated stabbing. "I'm appalled and furious that these cowardly terrorists would deliberately target innocent Londoners...

Jun 05 2017

London attackers 'probably radical Islamist terrorists', says United Kingdom interior minister Amber Rudd

The three attackers on Saturday night were wearing what looked like explosive vests that were later found to have been fake. BTP said extra police would be patrolling s...

Jun 05 2017

Conservatives pledge no tax hike for top earners as vote nears

May called the snap election in April when opinion polls were showing she had a lead of more than 20 points over Labour under the leadership of left-winger Jeremy Corb...

Jun 05 2017

12 arrests made in London terror attack

A white van hit pedestrians on London Bridge at about 22:00 BST on Saturday, then three men got out and stabbed people in nearby Borough Market. Police said the men, ...

Jun 05 2017

Seven dead, 48 injured in London attack; police arrest 12

She also said there are extremist "safe spaces" in Britain that must be stamped out, saying: "There is - to be frank - far too much tolerance of extremism in our countr...

Jun 05 2017

U.S. will meet its Paris commitments

Bloomberg , who is the U.N. Secretary-General's special envoy for Cities and Climate Change , said the United States has led the world on emission reductions over the ...

Jun 05 2017

Canadian killed in London terror attack: Trudeau

For the second time in two weeks, Britain's election campaign paused Sunday for grief and reflection in the aftermath of a deadly attack - and the issue of security vault...

Jun 05 2017

Moroccan police stifle women's protest in town of Al Hoceima

Nasser Zefzafi soon emerged as the leader of the Al-Hirak al-Shaabi, or "Popular Movement". 33 are now on trial after being charged with assaulting and insulting public...

Jun 05 2017

Canadian killed by London terror attack, Trudeau confirms

A man pictured calmly taking his pint of beer with him as other people fled past him during Saturday's deadly attack in London has been cast as an unlikely hero who enc...

Jun 05 2017

'This is for Allah'; 12 arrested after London terror attacks

A British Transport Police officer and an off-duty officer were among the injured . "They are bound together by the single evil ideology of Islamist extremism that pre...

Jun 05 2017

Trump criticized for tweet on London mayor after bridge attacks

The three attackers were shot dead within eight minutes of the first 999 call being received, by eight officers who fired 50 bullets. The van mounted the sidewalk on th...

Jun 05 2017

Police raid flats where neighbours believe London Bridge attacker may have lived

Britain was already on edge after a suicide bombing two weeks ago at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, in northwest England, that killed 22 people and injured doz...

Jun 05 2017

Philippine Officials: Foreigners Among Islamist Gunmen Involved in Marawi Violence

Foreign fighters were among local gunmen clashing with the Philippine army in Mindanao island, authorities said on Friday, in a rare admission that outsiders were colla...

Jun 05 2017

General election 2017: Corbyn defence vow after Trident grilling

But Mrs May would only say it was the party's "intention" to reduce taxes. Johnson echoed Fallon during a Newsnight appearance following Friday's Question Time debate...

Jun 04 2017

Trump responds to UK attack with apparent criticism of London mayor

Rowley says police are confident that the three men fatally shot by officers in the minutes after the assault were the only attackers, but there is "clearly more to do" i...

Jun 04 2017

London Bridge Terror Attack Condemned By Theresa May

It is unclear how the unprecedented violence in the run-up to the election will impact voter sentiment. London Bridge Tube station was closed and London Bridge was ...

Jun 04 2017

U.S. hackers could have framed Russia: Putin

Flynn", Putin told Kelly in Russian, translated to English. Putin said the 2015 Paris accord was a good document, but that Russian Federation had not yet ratified...

Jun 04 2017

MANILA: Police identify lone gunman who killed 36 people in Casino attack

He said the family's account corroborated the belief "this is not an act of terrorism ". "With guidance from Allah and His granting of success, the brother Abu al-Khay...

Jun 04 2017

Police make 12 arrests in connection with London attack: statement

Despite the tragedy, he says he has no intention of leaving London or avoiding the city centre, giving a passionate account of his love for the city. "He's one of our ...

Jun 04 2017

PM Modi leaves for India after wrapping up four-nation tour

Arriving at the presidential palace the 66-year-old prime minister hugged 39-year-old Macron , in scenes contrasting with Macron's white-knuckle handshake with US Pre...