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100000 children in extreme danger in Mosul, trapped behind IS lines

100000 children in extreme danger in Mosul, trapped behind IS lines Hawkins didn't give a specific number for killed children. The lives of up to 100,000 Iraqi children are in great danger as fighting is intensifying between the Iraqi security forces and the extremist Islamic State (IS) militants in western Mosul . [Full Article...]

Which states have joined the climate alliance that commits to Paris agreement?

Which states have joined the climate alliance that commits to Paris agreement? Scott Pruitt, the head of the Environmental Protection Agency who is a well-known climate skeptic, said on Fox News that "the president has indicated that the climate changes . Bloomberg told French leaders the US remains committed to the Paris treaty. Kerry continued, "This is only the start and I will have more to announce shortly, but make no mistake, the United States will continue to l... [Full Article...]

Modi Govt completely mishandling Kashmir issue: Rahul Gandhi

Modi Govt completely mishandling Kashmir issue: Rahul Gandhi Senior leaders Ahmed Patel, Oscar Fernandes , Mohsina Kidwai, Rashid Alvi, Shakeel Ahmed and Punjab legislator Kuljit Singh Nagra were among those who attended the meeting. "They have personal drawbacks", he said. Rahul said the Modi government is treating the Valley as a political asset. He questioned the gathering that, what kind of a Hindu was Modi, who did not keep up his promises taken in ... [Full Article...]

Malta Elections: Labour Party Declares Victory

While official results have not been released, party officials from all sides are following the count. Muscat's Labour Party had polled about five percentage points ahead of his rival going into the June 3 election. Growth is running at about 6 percent, unemployment is at a record low of about 4 percent, and wages and pensions are rising. Results are expected later Sunday. [Full Article...]

Van strikes as many as 6 people on London Bridge

Butt had appeared in a 2016 documentary called "The Jihadis Next Door", which aired on the United Kingdom broadcast TV network Channel 4. Redouane was not known to the authorities, according to the police. "There's an election on Thursday, that's the chance", he said, citing an "appalling" cut in police staffing levels. She added: "We want people to go about their business". [Full Article...]

Manchester bomber may have been acting alone, say United Kingdom police

Manchester bomber may have been acting alone, say United Kingdom police Grande announced Tuesday that the "One Love Manchester" show will be held at the city's Old Trafford cricket ground just under two weeks after a bomber killed 22 people at the pop singer's concert in Manchester. In a statement, Greater Manchester Police said: "We are now searching a property on Banff Road in Rusholme in relation to last Monday's attack at Manchester Arena". [Full Article...]

Jeremy Corbyn calls for Theresa May to resign

Jeremy Corbyn calls for Theresa May to resign Labour has gained ground in Scotland in the final stretch of General Election campaigning, according to the latest opinion poll. The Labour leader said that May "presided over" cuts to police staff when she was Home Secretary and said that "we do have a problem now because of the cut to police numbers". [Full Article...]

Harvard rescinds 10 acceptances over obscene Facebook posts

Harvard rescinds 10 acceptances over obscene Facebook posts Messages shared in the original group were mostly "lighthearted", accepted student Jessica Zhang told The Crimson . Harvard spokeswoman Rachael Dane declined to comment, saying Harvard doesn't discuss the admissions status of individual applicants. [Full Article...]

'Multiple Fatalities' Reported in Orlando-Area Shooting

'Multiple Fatalities' Reported in Orlando-Area Shooting The sheriff said the shooter was a former employee at the business and was sacked sometime in April of this year. The shooter, who was sacked from Fiamma Inc .in April, had a "negative relationship" with at least one of the workers who he shot, according to Demings. [Full Article...]

Police name gunman in Melbourne hostage-taking

Police name gunman in Melbourne hostage-taking The gunman identified as Yacqub Khayre was shot dead yesterday following a stand-off with police which lasted for more than an hour at serviced apartments on Bay Street in Brighton, 11km south-east of Melbournes central business district. [Full Article...]

These are the six big things Apple is announced today

Apple has updated Siri voice search to be a lot more lifelike. You can also now use Apple Pay, with TouchID authentication, so you can quickly send payments via iMessage . Whether you're a Windows, Apple , or Android fan, "more power!" or "better efficiency!" tends to be the name of the game every year. Siri, meanwhile, is getting a new voice. [Full Article...]

Toll from last week's Afghan bombing passes 150

Toll from last week's Afghan bombing passes 150 Tadamichi Yamamoto urged all members of the worldwide community to help put an end the cycle of violence and support the foundations of a lasting peace. He also said that in the past two years, 11,000 foreign fighters have come in to Afghanistan to fight for Daesh. There was no immediate reaction from the Taliban to Ghani's comments. [Full Article...]

Seven killed, forty-eight injured in attack on London Bridge

Asked again if he wanted May to quit, Corbyn replied: "We've got an election on Thursday and that's perhaps the best opportunity to deal with it". LONDON , U.K. The Islamic State took responsibility for the attack. Prime Minister Theresa May said the country must do " more , much more" to fight the " evil ideology " of Islamist extremism. [Full Article...]

Prank on Shah Rukh Khan goes wrong

Prank on Shah Rukh Khan goes wrong The woman is hysterical, while Shah Rukh is a little more composed. The actor then loses his cool for being put through this. Most viewers were shocked to see Shah Rukh so furious, nearly violent, upon realising that he had fallen for the prank. [Full Article...]

Hull City linked with former Russia boss Leonid Slutsky

Hull City linked with former Russia boss Leonid Slutsky I think he's enjoyed the challenge of taking on this project. "He's giving me lots of advice about tactics and behaviour and communication with chairmen and owners". He revealed: "I was only 19 at the time , and I ended up as a hero in my village". Well, would you believe that he was attempting to rescue his neighbour's cat... [Full Article...]

Ex-chief of Ukrainian literature library found guilty of extremism, embezzlement

Ex-chief of Ukrainian literature library found guilty of extremism, embezzlement The court on Monday found Sharina guilty of breaking the law on extremism because her library stocked books by nationalist activist Dmytro Korchynsky, which are banned in Russian Federation. Sharina argued that only one of the items listed by the prosecution was in fact accessible to readers - a Ukrainian-language children's magazine, Barvinok . [Full Article...]

ISIS claims responsibility for Manila attack, police deny link to terrorism

ISIS claims responsibility for Manila attack, police deny link to terrorism Casinos in the Philippines are popular with foreign gamblers. The resort was put on lockdown and heavily armed SWAT officers wearing bulletproof vests and body armor descended on the scene. None of the victims suffered gunshot wounds, he said. The gunman didn't appear to be firing at people, said PNP Chief Dela Rosa. Hours later, the police confirmed the gunman had committed suicide by set... [Full Article...]

Former DOJ contender hits Trump over travel ban tweet

Former DOJ contender hits Trump over travel ban tweet These tweets may make some ppl feel better, but they certainly won't help OSG get 5 votes in SCOTUS, which is what actually matters. Sad. Conway last week took himself out of consideration for those posts last week, citing family obligations. [Full Article...]

The Usual Suspect: Israel Accused of Seeking to Destroy Gulf States' Unity

The Usual Suspect: Israel Accused of Seeking to Destroy Gulf States' Unity Mahjoob Zweiri, a Middle East expert at Qatar University, told Al Jazeera's Folly Bah Thibault third party mediation is necessary to resolve the "crisis" immediately. Broadly, two key factors drove Monday's decision: Qatar's ties to Islamist groups, and to Iran, Saudi Arabia's regional rival. Saudi Arabia's excommunication of Qatar has been brewing since 1995, and the dispute's long past and lik... [Full Article...]

Tillerson insists Trump is not turning back on climate change

Haley's answer came two days after Trump announced the United States would be withdrawing from the Paris climate accord, a historic pact between nations to adopt green energy sources, cut down on emissions and limit the rise of global temperatures. [Full Article...]


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