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Jun 22 2017

Grenfell Resident Pleads Protesters To Remain Peaceful

Outraged Londoners took to the streets of their city on Wednesday to express solidarity with the victims of the recent Grenfell Tower fire and voice anger at the govern...

Jun 22 2017

Saudi king names son as first heir

His rise comes at a crucial time for Saudi Arabia which is in a battle for regional influence with arch-rival Iran , bogged down in a controversial military intervention...

Jun 22 2017

Cindy brings tornado threat to Gulf Coast

Winds had been up to 60 miles per hour. A turn toward the north-northwest is forecast early Thursday, according to the latest data from NOAA's National Hurricane Cent...

Jun 22 2017

Grenfell Tower survivors to be rehomed in luxury flats after horrific fire

Speaking in the Commons, Mrs May said the initial support on the ground for families was "not good enough" with people lacking basic information about what they should ...

Jun 22 2017

The official Brexit negotiations have begun

The EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier said talks with Brexit Secretary David Davis , which are starting a year after Britain's vote to leave, had started "on the ri...

Jun 22 2017

A Somber Queen's Speech Unveils A Brexit-Centric Agenda In The UK

Outgoing Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said a "slimmed down Queen's Speech shows a Government on the edge". The laws include the "Great Repeal Bill" to overhau...

Jun 22 2017

International Yoga Day celebrated in Pakistan too

The main function in India was held in northern Indian city of Lucknow , the capital of Uttar Pradesh. "Yoga has gained popularity among various countries across the...

Jun 22 2017

Three killed in Colombia shopping centre blast

Colombian firefighters stand outside a shopping center following an explosion inside the building which -according to authorities- left one dead and eleven injured, in B...

Jun 22 2017

SNP MSP: Indyref2 plans cost party 'a lot of votes'

Yesterday Davidson continued to flex her new found muscles by seeking assurances from May that her attempts to form a coalition with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionis...

Jun 22 2017

JD (U) to support Ram Nath Kovind for Prez

On Monday, after the NDA announced Kovind's candidature JD (U) chief Nitish Kumar had said his performance as the state's governor was "exemplary". He had been attend...

Jun 22 2017

Queen's Speech: Pomp, ritual in delivering United Kingdom gov't program

Centrepiece of Mrs May's programme is the Repeal Bill which will transfer relevant European Union laws on to the United Kingdom statute book at the moment of Brexit in Ma...

Jun 22 2017

Queen's Speech: Corbyn attacks 'Government without majority'

Per The Telegraph , the Queen's Speech will generally mention all planned state visits, but this morning she only mentioned King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain, who...

Jun 22 2017

Inmates accused of killing prison guards face murder charges

BRAND NEW info about the case, live at 6 p.m. on Channel 2 Action News. The two men are accused of fatally shooting corrections officers Sergeant Curtis Billue and Serg...

Jun 22 2017

Queen's Speech: Cumbrian hunts insist chase to repeal ban is still on

Trump had accepted the Queen's invitation for him to travel to Britain when Prime Minister Theresa May visited Washington in January. First, the queen wore a floral b...

Jun 22 2017

Queen unveils govt agenda in scaled-down Parliament opening

At a scaled-down State Opening of Parliament, the Queen's Speech, which is prepared by the government of the day and read out by the 91-year-old monarch, laid out the leg...

Jun 22 2017

United Kingdom marks International Yoga Day at London Eye and Trafalgar Square

Textiles Minister Smriti Irani who was stationed in Hamirpur in Himachal Pradesh for the IYD celebrations even enjoyed the pouring rain there. Modi, who credits his str...

Jun 22 2017

Vince Cable to run for Liberal Democrats leadership

He said there was big opportunity for his party with the Conservatives "in disarray" and Labour still lacking economic credibility. Jo Swinson has announced that she wi...

Jun 22 2017

Two EU staff killed in Mali attack: Mogherini

The group, also known as Jamaat Nusrat al-Islam wal-Muslimeen in Arabic, said the attackers were from the Fula ethnic group and battled for "many hours" at the popular ec...

Jun 22 2017

Democrats just went 0-4. When will they win?

The matchup was viewed as a proxy for the national political atmosphere and a test of GOP strength, prompting record-breaking spending in excess of $50 million, a deluge ...

Jun 22 2017

Republican wins Georgia poll in blow to anti-Trump effort

In another tweet Trump blasted Ossoff, claiming that he would raise taxes "to the highest level" and would be "weak on crime and security". The organization congrat...