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Jun 05 2017

Donald Trump: Bring Back the 'Travel Ban' to Fight Terror

Late last month, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia, upheld a March ruling by a Maryland judge who blocked the ban, saying it unconstitutio...

Jun 05 2017

IS claims responsibility for London terror attack

It fluctuated against the euro. It was the third militant attack in Britain in less than three months. The currency has been buffeted by narrowing opinion polls in re...

Jun 05 2017

Trump Criticizes London Mayor Sadiq Khan After Latest Attack on City

May said that Britain had "far too much tolerance of extremism" and that this attitude needed to be "stamped out" across society. Police shot dead the three male assail...

Jun 05 2017

May says United Kingdom too tolerant of extremism; 12 arrests made in London

People in the United Kingdom have responded to the deadly London Bridge attack with sorrow and distinctly British humor, hailing a man pictured walking away from the ma...

Jun 05 2017

After London attack, May faces election heat over police cuts

On Sunday, the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) claimed responsibility for the attack . Saturday's rampage is the latest in a string of attacks to hit Europe, ...

Jun 05 2017

London Bridge Attack: Canadian Christine Archibald Is 1st Victim Identified

London's police chief says the death toll from the terror attack in London Bridge has risen to seven. The three attackers were wearing what appeared to be explosive ve...

Jun 05 2017

N.Korea rejects S.Korea group's offer for malaria help

China has expressed "firm opposition" to remarks made by US Pentagon chief Jim Mattis during a regional defence summit over the weekend, after he criticised Beijing's...

Jun 05 2017

Trump may not block Comey testimony

Several of President Donald Trump's close aides, including his son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner , will be questioned over their Russian links. But he adde...

Jun 05 2017

Kashmiri people defy Indian imposed curfew on 1st day of Ramadan

People in hundreds had arrived on Saturday from different places of south Kashmir to attend the burial of Bhat and Faizan, his associate, who were killed in a gunfight ...

Jun 05 2017

ELECTION 2017: BC will have first minority government in 64 years

The Liberals won the most seats in the legislature, but fell one seat short of a majority. "I think British Columbians, quite frankly, are sick and exhausted of being t...

Jun 05 2017

AFP Featured: 6 foreigners among terrorists killed in Marawi

The raid quickly went wrong after Maute militants called in reinforcements and overran government forces. Duterte has also threatened to expand its reach to the ent...

Jun 05 2017

Attack brings out the best in London's Borough neighbourhood

Trump commented on the vehicle and knife attack that killed at least seven people in London at the conclusion of a fundraiser for Ford's Theater, scene of one of the mo...

Jun 05 2017

Senate Republicans Sound Increasingly Pessimistic About a Health Care Deal

As was the case in prior estimates, the primary source of deficit reduction is the curtailment of outlays for Medicaid and the replacement of premium and cost-sharing s...

Jun 05 2017

Trump saw Paris climate pact as economic straitjacket

Meanwhile, Spicer also said that he had not asked Trump for his personal opinion on climate change, adding to a growing chorus of White House officials who are ...

Jun 05 2017

Trump criticised for London terror response

Islamist militants have carried out scores of deadly attacks in Europe, Russia, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and the United States over the past two years. Two suspects...

Jun 05 2017

Five nations cut Qatar diplomatic ties

Four Arab nations announced Monday that they were severing diplomatic relations with the Persian Gulf kingdom of Qatar, moving swiftly to isolate the gas-rich country...

Jun 05 2017

Trump's Latest Tweets On Travel Ban Could Raise New Legal Hurdles

Several federal court decisions however have blocked the travel ban . We need the courts to give us back our rights. Trump's Twitter messages - plus those over the...

Jun 05 2017

Qatar denounces air, seal cut bu Gulf ties

All four nations said that they planned to cut air and sea traffic to the peninsular country. Al Arabiya English has taken to Twitter to confirm that Qatar Airways...

Jun 05 2017

Putin denies knowledge of Jared Kushner's back channel proposal

Russian President Vladimir Putin has denied that Russia meddled in the us presidential election, saying the claims lack substance. Putin , who frequently took a def...

Jun 05 2017

Billionaire Bloomberg pledges $15 million to UN for climate change

But what do Americans think is causing climate change , and what do they think should be done about it? Trump railed against how "many [countries] will never pay one d...