• Trump Calls on Qatar to Stop Funding Terrorism
Trump Calls on Qatar to Stop Funding Terrorism

Qatar will respect the LNG gas agreements it has made with the United Arab Emirates despite its cutting off relations with Doha, Sheikh Mohammed said. An Emirati writer and ruling family member suggested Qataris are already looking for new leadership in the tiny country. Analysts say the crisis is an extension of a pre-existing dispute which sa...

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  • No corruption in BJP's three-year rule: Venkaiah Naidu
No corruption in BJP's three-year rule: Venkaiah Naidu

Senior BJP leader and Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Venkaiah Naidu on Friday said he wanted the AIADMK MLAs to remain together respecting the memory of late chief minister J Jayalalithaa and to fulfil the promises she had made to the people during the a year ago Assembly election.

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  • #SabzarKilling: Complete shutdown in Kashmir Valley
#SabzarKilling: Complete shutdown in Kashmir Valley

The incidents come just a day after the army neutralised two terrorists from the Border Action Team (BAT) of the Pakistan Army along the Line of Control (LoC). A leading commander with the banned Hizbul Mujahideen militant group in Indian-administered Kashmir has been shot dead along with other suspected militants, the security forces say.

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  • Trump commits to NATO's Article 5
Trump commits to NATO's Article 5

President Trump on Friday publically confirmed his administration's commitment to NATO's mutual defense pact known as Article 5. White House press secretary Sean Spicer said earlier this week that questioning Trump's commitment to Article 5 is "a bit of a silly discussion" and " the president remains entirely committed to North Atlantic Tre...

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  • Trump Says He'd Testify That Comey Lied About Loyalty Demand
Trump Says He'd Testify That Comey Lied About Loyalty Demand

This was Trump's first tweet since June 7, with reports suggesting that White House officials had tried to keep him busy to avoid him tweeting while the testimony was being broadcast live to millions of viewers around the country. Still, Comey handed Trump and his supporters some fresh ammunition when he confirmed he had told the presid...

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  • BJP ordered to open fire at farmers; we can't be blamed: Congress
BJP ordered to open fire at farmers; we can't be blamed: Congress

Burn down the police station, Shakuntala Khatik is heard saying as she shouts slogans with the protesters, who were reportedly angry at being stopped and restrained by the police. It's unfortunate that just for the sake of vote, the Congress has stooped so low and staged a violent protest. A Congress MLA from Madhya Pradesh yesterday was caught o...

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  • The Snap Election Trap
The Snap Election Trap

It is understood Ms May will continue as prime minister and try to form a government with the Democratic Unionist Party of Northern Ireland. Just after noon, Mrs May was driven the short distance from her official Downing Street residence to Buckingham Palace to ask Queen Elizabeth for permission to form a government - a formality under the Bri...

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  • Three men arrested in Ilford over London Bridge attack
Three men arrested in Ilford over London Bridge attack

The Corriere della Sera newspaper said Italian intelligence had made Zaghba's presence and movements known to the British authorities. The other two attackers were named Monday as Khuram Shazad Butt and Rachid Redouane . After his payment was declined, Butt and his two accomplices rented a smaller van that they used to plow into crowds befor...

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  • Rex Tillerson urges easing of blockade against Qatar
Rex Tillerson urges easing of blockade against Qatar

Tillerson's statement came after this week's Middle East crisis appeared to escalate Friday when Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates , Egypt and Bahrain released a new list of sanctions against a dozen organizations and 59 people linked to Qatar.

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  • May's top aides resign after UK election fiasco
May's top aides resign after UK election fiasco

Former minister Nicola Blackwood, one of 13 Tory MPs to be defeated as the Conservatives lost their majority, said the PM needed the "right team" around her while ex-minister Anna Soubry has said Mr Timothy and Ms Hill should depart. Concerns over DUP stance on same-sex marriageScottish Conservative leader, Ruth Davidson with her partner Jen Wils...

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  • After decade of Hamas, Gaza short on jobs, electricity
After decade of Hamas, Gaza short on jobs, electricity

Gaza has been under an Israeli siege since June 2007. He said UNRWA will seal the tunnel, which was discovered while the schools were empty during the summer holiday. because of the Palestinian issue". "Qatar is asking that Hamas not become a stimulant for external pressure at an hour when Qatar's enemies are trying to accuse her of supporting...

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  • Three men arrested in connection with Manchester attack released without charge
Three men arrested in connection with Manchester attack released without charge

The detective stressed, however, that it is still too early to exclude other lines of inquiry, as 11 of the 16 people arrested in connection with the attack remain in custody. "There remain a number of things that concern us about his behavior prior to the attack and those of his associates which we need to get to the bottom of", said Jackson.

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  • Bahrain foreign minister to visit Turkey amid gulf crisis
Bahrain foreign minister to visit Turkey amid gulf crisis

We have to stop the funding of terrorism. Earlier this week, Trump invited the emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Bin Al Thani, to the White House , telling the leader he would help resolve the dispute. The gas-rich emirate still hosts the USA airbase of Al-Udeid, which is home to some 10,000 US troops and is a crucial hub in the fight agains...

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  • Manesar gang-rape case: Gurugram Police arrests third accused
Manesar gang-rape case: Gurugram Police arrests third accused

The woman, who is a widow, told police that she lives in Vishnu Garden with her 15-year-old daughter and son (11). She had then given him her address as nothing suspicious struck her about Kumar, according to the police complaint she has filed.

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  • Police arrest 2 more suspects over bridge attack
Police arrest 2 more suspects over bridge attack

After the white van crashed into fencing by Southwark Cathedral, knife-wielding men sprinted towards nearby bars packed with revellers enjoying a night out. Police also confirmed that another person had been arrested in connection with the attack. The three men on London Bridge wore fake suicide vests that triggered a "shoot-to-kill" order.

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  • French new president Macron seeks parliament majority
French new president Macron seeks parliament majority

The Socialist Party of Macron's predecessor, Francois Hollande, fears losing most of the 280 seats it held in the previous assembly. Paris : French President Emmanuel Macron won plaudits at home and overseas when he trolled US President Donald Trump on social media for abandoning the Paris climate accord.

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  • Trump Changes Stance On Qatar
Trump Changes Stance On Qatar

The U.S. expects the countries to "immediately take steps to de-escalate the situation and put forth a good faith effort to resolve the grievances they have with each other", Tillerson told reporters at the State Department . But he also encouraged Qatar, adding, "We want you back among the unity of responsible nations". Egypt and Bahrain s...

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  • Germany urges steps to defuse crisis in Gulf region
Germany urges steps to defuse crisis in Gulf region

But Trump, taking a much harder line than his chief diplomat, demanded that Qatar "stop teaching people to kill other people, stop filling their heads with hate", and stop funding terror groups. The major diplomatic rift - caused by the abrupt decision by several Arab countries to cut ties with Qatar after they accused its government of supportin...

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  • Terror ringleader 'tried to hire 7.5 tonne lorry hours before London attack'
Terror ringleader 'tried to hire 7.5 tonne lorry hours before London attack'

Police are hunting any possible accomplices in the attack in which three men mowed down pedestrians on London Bridge and then launched a knife rampage. "They were still fairly close to the van". Police also found a number of office chairs, gravel and a suitcase in the van. Police also believe they know the cover story they used to hire the va...

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  • Theresa May is forming a minority government with support from the DUP
Theresa May is forming a minority government with support from the DUP

May announced the party would try to work with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party, an alliance that is fraught with difficulties. Several DUP candidates, in the 2017 general election, were endorsed by loyalist paramilitary groups.

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