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Donald Trump says he is victim of a huge witchhunt

Former FBI Director James Comey , who testified under oath before Congress last week, indicated that he told Trump on multiple occasions that he personally was not under investigation during the Russian Federation probe. Mr Rosenstein wrote a memo criticising former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James Comey's handling of the email server scandal that was initially used by the White House to justify the firing of Mr Comey. Read More »

Portugal denied by Moreno's late leveller


However, Argentinian referee Nestor Pitana called for a review from the video assistant referee and it was eventually ruled Pepe was one of four players who were offside from Joao Moutinho's first cross into the box following the failed set-piece. Read More »

UK police: Mosque attack suspect held on terror charges

Met Police chief Cressida Dick vowed to deploy more police to protect Muslims observing Ramadan across the capital. Police presence was stepped up near the Finsbury Park mosque after the incident in north London . Darren Osborne lives in Wales with his partner and children. She described Osborne as a "complex" person, in an interview with ITV News. "I'm not going to defend him, but he's my son and it's a awful, bad shock". Read More »

Russian Federation has no confirmation of IS leader's death


However, Col. Ryan Dillon, a spokesman for the US-led coalition's operation against IS in Syria and Iraq , said he "cannot confirm these reports at this time". Russian Federation proclaimed this airstrike took place on the outskirts of Raqqa, the capital of ISIS's self-styled caliphate in Syria , where a massive US-supported assault by Kurdish and Arab fighters has been ongoing for months. Read More »

Return Of The Undertaker: Britain's Finance Minister Fights Back


The Chancellor said the Tories were "not deaf" to the message delivered by voters in the snap election this month and that he accepted "people are tired of the long slog". "We're leaving the EU and because we are leaving the EU, we will be leaving the single market and by the way, we will be leaving the customs union. Read More »

SpiceJet Signs LoI with Bombardier for 50 Q400 Aircraft


SpiceJet operates India's largest regional fleet and is the only organized operator in this space. Bombardier's reliability awards are bestowed on aircraft operators of Q Series turboprops and CRJ Series regional jets who achieve the highest rate of dispatch reliability. Read More »

Brexit minister Davis says UK could still walk away with no deal


The two sides have until March 2019 to complete and ratify a deal on the U.K.'s divorce from the European Union after more than four decades of membership and to try to shape a future partnership between Britain and its neighbors. Britain could lose its budget rebate and opt-outs if it changes its mind about Brexit and decides to remain a member of the European Union, an influential MEP has suggested. Read More »

NSA Leaker Winner Will Plead Not Guilty


Section 793 (e)". The document does not suggest the cyber attack changed votes, according to The Intercept report, but "raises the possibility that Russian hacking may have breached at least some elements of the voting system, with some disconcertingly uncertain results". Read More »

Iran's Judiciary Chief Slams US Reaction to Tehran Terror Attacks


Iran's intelligence ministry said the five men who carried out the attacks were Iranians who joined IS in Iraq and Syria before returning last summer. In 1981, a bomb planted by an Iranian opposition group in Tehran killed 27 Iranian members of parliament and dozens of other officials. The report called the detainees "elements of the Wahhabi IS group", and said they were involved in operations, communication and logistics for the local Islamic State cell. Read More »

Gunman went to Republican baseball practice with a list of names


Shannon Davis also said that it would be "terrifying" to think about what would have happened if Scalise's security detail had not been there and hailed the Capitol Police officers as "heroes". "We pray for all of the victims of this bad crime who are still recovering - including Zachary Barth and Matt Mika, both of whom are respected and cherished by so many". Read More »

Portugal awaits foreign help to fight deadly wildfires


Some victims were discovered in homes in isolated regions. Portugal has declared a day of national mourning for the dozens of people who have died in forest fires . Gomes said firefighting crews were having difficulties battling the fire, which was "very intense" in at least two of its four fronts. PM Modi tweeted, "Sad to learn of tragic loss of lives in the forest fire in Portugal ". Read More »

Macron to announce new government line-up


Macron's win has been welcomed by France's no. 1 ally, Germany. The far-right National Front party of Macron's rival in the elections, Marine le Pen , has likely won fewer than 10 seats in parliament, including one for le Pen herself. Read More »

New $40K reward offered in missing Chinese scholar case


The FBI has labeled the case a kidnapping. Campus police say surveillance video shows Zhang entering a black Saturn Astra in Urbana that afternoon. The South China Morning Post reports Zhang came to IL in May to research with the school's department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences. Read More »

London mosque attack suspect named by British media


The large white van driven by Osborne apparently swerved into a group of Muslims who were leaving evening prayers. Dave Ashford, 52, said: "Someone called me and said it was him and I said "It can't be". The Metropolitan Police's Deputy Assistant Commissioner, Neil Basu , said: "This is being treated as a terrorist attack and the Counter Terrorism Command is investigating". Read More »

Disturbance near Gulf; 90% chance for development


This system has a 90% chance of becoming a Tropical Depression or Tropical Storm within the next five days; likely across the south-central Gulf of Mexico. Tropical storm-force winds are expected to reach the warning area by late Tuesday . "Some of these areas could see locally heavy rain amounts of up to 8". Read More »

Modi's party backs low-caste leader for president of India

I have informed him about everything happening in the connection of presidential elections . BJP sources said the nomination will be filed before Prime Minister Narendra Modi leaves on his three-nation foreign tour. He also met Samajwadi Party leaders Ram Gopal Yadav and Naresh Agrawal. He is the member of a group formed by Mr Shah to hold consultation with political parties on presidential elections . Read More »

London attacker on Muslims named by British media

The man was initially arrested on suspicion of attempted murder but Scotland Yard said he was later arrested for the commission, preparation or instigation of terrorism including murder and attempted murder. The driver was reportedly restrained by the crowd until he was taken into police custody. The Metropolitan Police report Osborne is now "being held on suspicion of the commission, preparation or instigation of terrorism including murder and attempted murder". Read More »

London mosque attack suspect named, held on terror grounds


The suspected van driver, aged 48, was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and will be questioned by counter-terrorism officers. The family of the Finsbury Park terror attack suspect have described the incident in north London as "sheer madness" and said they are "devastated for the families". Read More »

London vehicle hits pedestrians, police say 'number' of injuries


Father-of-four Darren Osborne was arrested by police after a van ploughed into pedestrians outside the Mosque on Seven Sisters Road in Finsbury Park, North London. Mughal said around 70 people attended the session, during which he made various recommendations, including: text someone to tell them if you're going down to the mosque, don't cluster near the entrance of your mosque and avoid standing in large congregations. Read More »

Castile trial had video evidence _ but not of key seconds


The immediate aftermath of Castile's shooting was captured on video recorded by Castile's girlfriend and broadcast on Facebook Live. "It's a sad state of affairs when this type of criminal conduct is condoned simply because Yanez is a policeman", Reynolds said . Read More »

Police name terrorist suspect targeting Muslim Londoners

The attack occurred outside the Muslim Welfare House , a small mosque with about 200 congregants. " London is a city of many faiths and many nationalities". Sadiq Khan , Mayor of London , said: "We don't yet know the full detail, but this was clearly a deliberate attack on innocent Londoners, many of whom were finishing prayers during the holy month of Ramadan". Read More »

Arab states to 'accept nothing but deep changes' in Qatar


Responding to questions from lawmakers on Wednesday, Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour said he expected Gulf Arab states to overcome the crisis given the "strong relations and blood ties" between them. Mr Trump's demand that there be "no more funding" by Qatar for extremist groups contradicted the message delivered on Friday by Mr Tillerson , who urged Qatar's neighbours to ease their blockade while calling for "calm and thoughtful dialogue". Read More »

Britain, EU to discuss Brexit issues in July, September and October


Until now, British prime minister Theresa May had insisted that both discussions should be held in parallel. "We have a long way to go but we're off to a promising start", said Davis, the UK's Secretary of State for Brexit . He said May will publish a detailed paper outlining Britain's approach on protecting citizen rights at the European Union summit on Thursday and Friday, which he believes "will form the right basis on which to reach agreement". Read More »

Congress leader recommends Guinness Record for Shiv Sena for issuing most threats

As the days to file the nomination of the candidate for the Presidential election gets closer, top BJP leaders have been meeting opposition party leaders for the consensus. Amit Shah says they will form the government. Mr. Shah said, "When Sonia Gandhi steps down from her post [as Congress president] everybody knows who will be the next party president". Read More »

Pakistan can upset any team on their day, says Virat Kohli

India , who hold the hosting rights for the next Champions Trophy in 2021, lost the title to Pakistan by 180 runs in the finals at The Oval on Sunday. Pakistan has gained four points to move to 95 points as their wins over higher-ranked opponents in the tournament included the one in the final against India and an eight-wicket semi-final victory over England. Read More »

Grenfell residents in 'passionate, angry' exchanges with PM at Downing Street


The concerns were raised by Councillor Anthony Mckeown who asked the council to clarify about the insulation works that were completed on Gamesley and Fairfield a few years ago. The queen and Philip stood silently before the start of the annual Trooping the Color procession that marks the queen's official birthday. London Police Commander Stuart Cundy said the toll of 58 represented those who were missing and presumed dead from a fire which ripped through the 24-storey social housing block ... Read More »

North Korea releases imprisoned American student


But U.S. officials said Rodman's visit was purely coincidental. "At the direction of the president, the Department of State has secured the release of Otto Warmbier from North Korea ", Tillerson said. In March 2016, North Korea's highest court sentenced Warmbier to 15 years in prison with hard labor for subversion as he tearfully confessed that he had tried to steal a propaganda banner. Read More »

Firefighter still battling Portugal's deadly blaze

Maria do Céu Silva was hailed as a hero after using her house's water tank to rescue the residents of Nodeirinho, next to the IC8 motorway, which was badly hit by the fire. "My husband was burned on the arm", she told SIC Notícias. "The fire didn't spread by the spread through the air at the height of the five minutes all were on fire in an area of around 10 kilometres", said Virgilio Godinho . Read More »

Alex Rodriguez Reveals Why His Relationship With Jennifer Lopez Works


The jet-setting duo has reportedly already discussed marriage. She doesn't believe he has gone behind her back since they started dating. Maybe that's why they seem to be enjoying their break so much. According to Daily Mail , Lopez and Rodriguez are already back in NY. The Shades of Blue star couldn't help but gush about her relationship with Rodriguez, which began earlier this year. Read More »

House leader joins Handel on final campaign day

Bernie Sanders' liberal wing of the party concerned that the Democratic establishment is recruiting and running too many moderates - and the establishment anxious that Sanders' insurgency could view a loss as proof the party needs to embrace a much more aggressive, populist, Sanders-like message. Read More »

Dems fear slow walking of Russia sanctions bill in House

In a 100-member Senate , 97 were for the legislation, two Republicans opposed it, while one Democrat abstained. "This move may lead to the isolation of the USA in the global arena". The United States recently started shipping liquefied natural gas to Poland and has ambitions to cultivate other European customers. While the leaders said that it was important for Europe and the U.S. Read More »

Gunmen killed 8 Afghan guards of a US base

There has been no claim of responsibility for the incident so far. The deteriorating security situation and increasing trend of terror attacks in Afghanistan have impelled the Afghans to immigrate to other countries. The different casualty tolls could not immediately be reconciled. Associated Press writer Maamoun Youssef in Cairo contributed to this report. Tensions have been high in Kabul since a truck bomb on 31 May killed more than 150 people and wounded hundreds in the fortified ... Read More »

PM Modi says Uttar Pradesh on the road to development under Adityanath

To familiarise citizens with yoga and its asanas, the Ayush Ministry had started one-month free yoga camp through the Central Council for Research in Yoga and Naturopathy in nearly every district of the country. To familiarise Yoga with the lives of citizens, the Ayush Ministry had started one-month free yoga camp through the Central Council for Research in Yoga and Naturopathy in nearly every district of the country. Read More »