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Vigil held for London Bridge attack victims

Speaking from Chicago, Taoiseach Enda Kenny said today that Redouane was not under gardai surveillance while living in Ireland. Authorities said they were still trying to identify the third atta...

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Gym of one of attackers saw 'nothing of concern'

He was stopped in Italy previous year while trying to go to Syria, and Italian authorities tipped off Britain about his movements, the report said. He was stopped at Bologna airport in 2016 apparent...

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Kuwait trying to mediate diplomatic rift, says Qatar

Kuwait trying to mediate diplomatic rift, says Qatar

He called for "a dialogue of openness and honesty" to resolve the crisis and pledged that Qatar will not allow the standoff to harm relations with the United States, which maintains a major air base i...

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Countries, Including Saudi Arabia, Egypt, UAE Cut Diplomatic Ties with Qatar

Countries, Including Saudi Arabia, Egypt, UAE Cut Diplomatic Ties with Qatar

The state-owned Saudi Press Agency said Qatar supports "terrorist and sectarian groups aimed at disturbing stability in the region , including the Muslim Brotherhood , Islamic State, and al-Qa...

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United Kingdom police release people arrested after London attack without charge

Police raided two addresses in east London on Sunday, in the wake of the van and knife rampage in which seven people were killed and 48 injured. Butt had appeared in a 2016 Channel 4 documentary a...

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Sudan Urges Sides to Qatar Diplomatic Row to Overcome Disagreements

Budget carriers FlyDubai and Air Arabia are also cancelling routes to Doha , with other airlines, including Bahrain's Gulf Air and Egyptair expected to do the same. "I do not expect that this will ha...

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'Tell them Chrissy sent you': appeals terror victim's family

She said police know the identity of the three attackers but will not release them yet because of the ongoing investigation. Redouane claimed both Libyan and Moroccan nationality. The attackers we...

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ISIS claims responsibility for Egypt attack

ISIS claims responsibility for Egypt attack

Islamic State said it carried out the attack - the latest in a series against Coptic Christians that has seen more than 100 people killed since December . "The bloodletting of Christians must ...

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Theresa May Stands Up For London Mayor After Trump's Tasteless Tweet

Trump took Khan's words out of context in tweets sent out Sunday and Monday. "America sends our thoughts, our prayers and our deepest sympathies to the victims of this evil slaughter and we renew our ...

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Nigeria's President Buhari Is Recuperating Fast - Wife

Nigeria's President Buhari Is Recuperating Fast - Wife

The statement also said that President Buhari is recuperating fast. According to a statement by the Director of Information to the Wife of the President, Suleiman Haruna , on arrival at the Nnamdi ...

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Still Swinging for the Fences — Trump Travel Ban

Still Swinging for the Fences — Trump Travel Ban

Everyone wants to get in the labels and the semantics". Trump has also undercut aides by confirming details of stories that his communications team had tried to refute. The Islamic State has claimed...

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Sudan expresses concern over Arab-Qatar rift, offers to mediate

Sudan expresses concern over Arab-Qatar rift, offers to mediate

Philippine Ambassador to Qatar Alan Timbayan, in an advisory, said Filipinos in Qatar should "exercise prudence as we all closely monitor the situation". Tillerson, traveling with Mattis for meeting...

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Dinakaran meets aunt Sasikala in Bengaluru jail

Dinakaran meets aunt Sasikala in Bengaluru jail

From a submissive, helpless man in April, Dinakaran after meeting Sasikala on Monday seemed confident and determined. Even as his camp chose to yield to the demands of Panneerselvam camp to suspend ...

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UN chief Guterres meets with Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot leaders

UN chief Guterres meets with Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot leaders

Turkish Cypriot President Mustafa Akinci and Greek Cypriot leader Nicos Anastasiades met Guterres in NY in search of a way forward in the talks. The Turkish Cypriot side wants everything to be i...

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Rocket hits Indian ambassador's house in Kabul

Rocket hits Indian ambassador's house in Kabul

Government sources have reportedly confirmed that there were no casualties to Indian officials during the rocket blast. "A rocket landed in the India House compound at 10.25 am this morning. This ...

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5 people reported dead in Orlando workplace shooting

5 people reported dead in Orlando workplace shooting

Sheriff Demings said there was no indication that the suspect was going to act today. There are no links to terrorism. Law enforcement officials described what happened as workplace violence caused ...

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Vijay Mallya spotted watching India vs Pakistan match at Edgbaston

Vijay Mallya spotted watching India vs Pakistan match at Edgbaston

In another viral photo, Mallya was seen having an interaction with former Indian cricketer Sunil Gavaskar. Mallya had the Champions Trophy lanyards - a stadium pass as well as pitch pass. Mallya was r...

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'We all feel the pain': Londoners gather to mourn attack victims

Khan, who was elected mayor of London in 2016, had said in a statement following the attack , "Londoners will see an increased police presence today and over the course of the next few days". "It...

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London Bridge attack: Counter terrorism officers raid house in Ilford

May said the three recent attacks , which had claimed at least 34 lives, were not thought to be connected. While Khuram Butt was on a radicalisation path that would lead to the worst atrocity in L...

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New search underway near home of London Bridge attackers

Trump on Monday doubled down on his criticism of Khan's response to the attack in London that killed seven people and wounded at least 48 others. "One of the things the police, all of us need to d...

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Murray sets up Nishikori clash

World No. 1 Andy Murray continued his renaissance at the French Open on Monday, as he breezed past Karen Khachanov in straight sets and into the quarter-finals at Roland Garros . Andrey Kuznet...

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British police identify suspects in London Bridge attack

Twenty-one people remain in critical condition in hospital in the wake of the terror atrocity. Both Butt and Redouane were shot dead by police within eight minutes of the first call, authorities sai...

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Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn face Question Time grilling

Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn face Question Time grilling

Yet on Thursday the latest Welsh poll was published suggesting that, having managed to open up a formidable 11 point lead over their rivals, Labour is poised to pick up seats from the Conservatives...

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US Military Releases Video of Yesterday's Successful Missile Destruction Test

US Military Releases Video of Yesterday's Successful Missile Destruction Test

Video released Wednesday by the U.S. Missile Defense Agency shows both launches and the impact. A successful test was by no means guaranteed and the Pentagon sought to manage expectations earli...

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Modi Govt completely mishandling Kashmir issue: Rahul Gandhi

Modi Govt completely mishandling Kashmir issue: Rahul Gandhi

Commenting on the NDA government, Azad said, "Nothing besides fear has been witnessed during the three years of NDA government". Chennai/Hyderabad: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday accus...

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UK police name two London attackers, say one previously known to them

Berry said it had been bustling earlier with young adults and families. But his proselytizing behavior raised enough alarms for them to call a police hotline to warn that he was an extremist, the ne...

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Leo Varadkar: Ireland set to have first gay PM

Varadkar secured 60 percent of the total weighted vote in the contest while his only rival Simon Coveney, minister for housing, planning, community and local government, only took 40 percent. But, Var...

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Trump set to make debut on Washington's social scene

Trump set to make debut on Washington's social scene

Trump himself has talked frankly about his Twitter habit, insisting that his tweets represent his true thinking. A tweet from Maggie Haberman, a White House correspondent for the New York Times...

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World Health Organization Elects First African Director

World Health Organization Elects First African Director

Tedros will be the first African to lead the World Health Organization and had unanimous backing from the African Union, which claimed that the continent deserved a shot to lead the agency. Tedros wa...

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ISIS forces use minors as human shields in west Mosul

ISIS forces use minors as human shields in west Mosul

Some had been forced to take part in the fighting. The UNICEF warned that "children's lives are on the line" in Mosul. "Children are experiencing and witnessing bad violence that no human being ...

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Have met most demands of farmers: MP CM

Have met most demands of farmers: MP CM

However, BKS' Kshetriya Sangathan Mantri Shivkant Dixit said the farmers have made a decision to withdraw their strike as the CM agreed to most of their demands. He said a Rs 1,000 crore price sta...

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Turkey's Erdogan calls for dialogue to ease Gulf crisis

Saudi Arabia will also shut land crossings with its neighbour, potentially depriving the emirate of imports through its only land border. Al-Sabah called on Qatar's Tamim bin Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Th...

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Diane Abbott cancels radio appearance after embarrassing Sky News interview

Diane Abbott cancels radio appearance after embarrassing Sky News interview

The hard interview came after she was widely mocked by political opponents and on social media over an LBC radio appearance last month in which she was unable to explain the costings for the polic...

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UK opposition leader urges PM to quit over police cuts

UK opposition leader urges PM to quit over police cuts

Campaigning in the northern town of Middlesbrough, Mr Corbyn called on Mrs May to resign as prime minister for presiding over cuts in police numbers while she was home secretary. Metropolitan police a...

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Qatar defiant amid Gulf crisis; Kuwait expected to mediate

The Gulf states also banned their citizens from travelling to Qatar and ordered Qatari citizens to leave within 14 days. On its website, the carrier said the suspension of its flights will take effect...

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