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Former homeless shelter worker among London Bridge terror attack victims

Former homeless shelter worker among London Bridge terror attack victims

A video in the British media showed armed policemen encountering the terrorists, who drove into pedestrians on London Bridge and then stabbed people in the nearby Borough Market . People look at the floral tributes placed at London Bridge to commemorate the victims of Saturday's attack in London , Tuesday, June 6, 2017. "A 30-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of the commission, preparation or instigation of terrorist acts", police said . Read More

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Police name gunman in Melbourne hostage-taking

Police name gunman in Melbourne hostage-taking

Issues around parole and terror responses would be key priorities at Friday's COAG meeting of state and territory leaders in Hobart. To read this article in one of Houston's most-spoken languages, click on the button below. A man of Somali background was killed in a gun battle with police when he opened fire after taking a woman hostage at an apartment block in the city on Monday night, RTE reported . Read More

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The big name MPs who lost their seats overnight

The big name MPs who lost their seats overnight

Nick Clegg , a former Liberal Democrat leader and deputy prime minister, lost his seat of Sheffield Hallam to Labour's Jared O'Mara in the U.K.'s general election. Sir Vince, who was the business minister in the coalition government, won back his Twickenham seat from the Conservatives with a majority of 9,762. Read More

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British Police Name Third London Attacker

British Police Name Third London Attacker

Police continue to search the Ilford home and a business in Ilford as well, authorities said. "There's an election on Thursday, that's the chance", he said, citing an "appalling" cut in police staffing levels. "We have also provided funding for an increase in the number of armed police officers". Saturday's attack - the third in three months in which the majority of the suspects had been on the radar of security officials - has prompted Prime Minister Theresa May to call for tougher ... Read More

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Rahul arrested on way to protest-hit Mandsaur

Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rajkumar Yadav said farmers also staged protests in Harda and Raisen districts while Aam Kisan Union's Kedar Sirohi threatened to unleash road blockades in the state. "I feel there is no need of security forces when it comes to farmers' protest". The farmers' protest in Madhya Pradesh has turned into a political slugfest on Thursday after the death of five people during the agitation, with violence hitting Shajapur district, where mobs torched several vehicles ... Read More

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UAE Seeking 'Change of Policy, Not Regime' in Qatar

The dispute, over Saudi and UAE charges that Doha supports terrorism, triggered outflows of capital from Qatar which, if they persist, could eventually make it harder for authorities to maintain the riyal's peg of 3.64 to the dollar. Turkey, which has a military base in Qatar, also pledged to provide food and water supplies. Mr Trump initially took sides with the Saudi-led group before apparently being nudged into a more even-handed approach when USA defence officials renewed praise of ... Read More

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Former Scottish nationalist leader Alex Salmond loses seat

During the campaign, Scottish Tory leader Ruth Davidson had declared it would be an "Ed Balls moment" if her party could eject the SNP's depute leader - referring to Labour's former shadow chancellor losing his seat in 2015. The scale of SNP losses predicted by the exit poll suggested transformative progress by the Scottish Conservatives , who took only one seat in Scotland in 2015 but are projected to win 15 seats in this year's election, according to the exit poll. Read More

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Russian, Saudi diplomats discuss Qatar crisis

The UAE's Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said on Wednesday that the country could continue to impose further restrictions on Qatar if the GCC state refused to amend its policies. "We need to put everything in check". The International Monetary Fund said it was too early to assess the economic impact. Russia's state RIA Novosti news agency says the Qatari foreign minister will visit Moscow for talks with his Russian counterpart amid a diplomatic crisis between the ... Read More

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'Islamic State' kills hundreds of fleeing civilians in Mosul, says UN

'Islamic State' kills hundreds of fleeing civilians in Mosul, says UN

The increased level of civilian deaths comes nearly eight months into the offensive to retake the city by pro-government forces, backed by a US -led multinational coalition. In spite of enormous civilian casualties at the hands of U.S. and coalition forces in Iraq and Syria in the past year, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said in March that "there is no military force in the world that has proven more sensitive to civilian casualties", according to Reuters . Read More

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UP (Uttar Pradesh) Board Class 10 Result 2017 Out Today | Check upresults

UP (Uttar Pradesh) Board Class 10 Result 2017 Out Today | Check upresults

And here are the simple steps by which you can check your UP Board 10th exam result 2017. The results will mark an important milestone for about 60 lakh students who appeared for the UP board exams this year. The Students managed to tackle the Board Examination and they were very much excited about the UP Intermediate and 10th Board Examination. This year the UP Board Exams were delayed due to assembly elections that were held during the months of February and March which consequently ... Read More

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RBSE 10th Result 2017 Declared by Rajasthan Board @ rajresults

RBSE 10th Result 2017 Declared by Rajasthan Board @ rajresults

The result is out. More than 12 lakh students appeared for 10th Board exam in Rajasthan in the year 2017 and it has been expected that the passing percentage of this year will be 96. Once the result has been shown, download it and take a printout of the same for future reference. Nearly 10.98 lakhs students have appeared for the Rajasthan Board SSC Exams 2017. Read More

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Indian fireworks factory blast leaves 23 people dead

Indian fireworks factory blast leaves 23 people dead

Later that month, five factory workers were burned to death in Jaipur after tons of molten rubber leaked at a tyre unit. "Twenty-three bodies have been found and eight people are injured". According to Yadav, the victims were the workers of the factory and the incident took place when the work was on. The powerful explosion threw away several bodies out of factory, injured woman worker said. Read More

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Grand jury indicts woman in leaked secrets case

Grand jury indicts woman in leaked secrets case

Her mother, Billie Winner-Davis, told HuffPost before the court appearance Thursday she remains skeptical of the FBI's version of events. "She's going to be made an example of". According to the report, "the U.S. Government Agency determined that six individuals printed this reporting". United States intelligence agencies including the NSA and Central Intelligence Agency have fallen victim to several thefts of classified material in recent years, often at the hands of a federal ... Read More

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House passes bill to undo Dodd-Frank financial rules

House passes bill to undo Dodd-Frank financial rules

Democrats are especially concerned about changes proposed for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau , a federal agency that says it has returned nearly $12 billion to customers who've been cheated by financial institutions. "You're ignoring the past and you're endangering the future of millions of Americans", Rep. Louise Slaughter , D-N.Y. said of Republicans. Unlike changes to Obama's health care law, making most changes to Dodd-Frank would require 60 votes in the Senate. Read More

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Rescuers find more bodies, death toll hits 146

Rescuers find more bodies, death toll hits 146

More bodies under mudslides on Sunday pulled out by rescuers and the death toll reached to 146 with 112 others go missing in Sri Lanka . About half a million people have been affected . "There are no supplies for the past two days". Those in heavily populated areas in south and central Sri Lanka were told to move away from unstable slopes in case of further slippage of red mud, which has already swallowed many homes. Read More

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Countdown for satellite launch starts

Countdown for satellite launch starts

It will carry a 3,136-kg GSAT-19 communications satellite - the heaviest to be lifted by an Indian rocket till date - to an altitude of around 179 km above the Earth after just over 16 minutes into the flight. "Both the GSLV MkIII and the GSAT-19 launch have been successful". Nicknamed the " Naughty Boy ", the successful launch of GSLV Mk III propels India to the big league, with only a couple more countries in the world having similar capabilities. Read More

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Trump's United Kingdom trip should be canceled, says London Mayor Sadiq Khan

In the interview , Mr Khan was, in fact, urging Londoners not to be alarmed when they see more police and armed officers on the streets as a precautionary measure derived from previous terror attacks. The developments follow the refusal of Boris Johnson to jump to the London Mayor's defence. "But as far as what Sadiq Khan has said about the reassurances he's offered the people of London, I think he was entirely right to speak in the way he did", he said. Read More

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Third London attacker was known to United Kingdom security services

The Italian reports said Zaghba was intercepted at Bologna airport a year ago as he was about to board a plane for Turkey, with the apparent intention of joining ISIS terrorists fighting in Syria. The Guardian reported that he worked as a pastry chef. Butt had appeared in a documentary " The Jihadis Next Door " and was known to investigators but police said he was not believed to be plotting an attack. Read More

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Church bus crashes in Atlanta area; 1 killed, others injured

Church bus crashes in Atlanta area; 1 killed, others injured

One person died at the scene and another 4 to 5 people sustained critical injuries, according to the Atlanta Fire Department, which said that eight additional people were in serious condition. They are taking calls from the people on the bus to find out more about who is injured. Madison County Schools spokesman John Southerland said several Sparkman High School students were hurt, some with broken bones. Read More

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Polls open in United Kingdom election after campaign marred by attacks

The survey taken at polling stations across the United Kingdom suggests the Tories could get 314 MPs when all the results have been counted in Thursday's election. "I'm naturally a Conservative voter but I don't agree with the social policy in the manifesto", said voter Patrick Kelly, 60, in east London . Polling stations opened across Britain on Thursday for national elections , amid heightened security worries following a series of terror attacks in what one senior police official ... Read More

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UK arrests three as footage of London Bridge attack appears online

UK arrests three as footage of London Bridge attack appears online

Police believe a body recovered from the River Thames is French tourist Xavier Thomas , who has been missing since Saturday night's London Bridge attack. The ex-partner of 30-year-old Redouane earlier spoke of her shock at discovering he had inflicted the outrage on the capital. He was slashed in the throat after one of the attackers emerged onto the terrace of Boro Bistro, where he been employed for nine months. Read More

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Attorney for Steven Avery files post-conviction motion in the case

Attorney for Steven Avery files post-conviction motion in the case

The case was the subject of a Netflix television documentary, Making a Murderer . The Wisconsin Department of Justice responded to the motion in a statement , maintaining that they believe Avery to be guilty. Officials involved in the case have denied any misconduct. According to ABC2Wbay, in the documents Zellener claims that Halbach's ex-boyfriend was physically abusive towards her and lied to police during the investigation. Read More

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US concerned Iraqi Kurdish referendum will distract from war - State Dept.

US concerned Iraqi Kurdish referendum will distract from war - State Dept.

Iraqi Kurds largely support the idea of an independent state, but a yes vote in September would only be the start of a contentious project that would face major external and internal challenges. Kurdish officials will visiting Baghdad and neighboring states to discuss the referendum plan, TV Rudaw reported. Gorran, along with the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) and most smaller Kurdish parties, insists that to hold the vote, lawmakers in the country must first pass legislation on the ... Read More

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China May imports, exports unexpectedly speed up but seen fading

China May imports, exports unexpectedly speed up but seen fading

China imported 37.2 million tonnes or 8.76 million barrels per day of crude oil last month, up 15 percent from a year earlier and almost 8 percent from April, data from the General Administration of Customs showed. But China's imports of crude oil, copper, iron ore and soybeans all rose in May from a month earlier on a volume basis, suggesting producers remain optimistic about the outlook. Read More

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