• Govt vows to act on any advice by panel probing London blaze
Govt vows to act on any advice by panel probing London blaze

Touching members of the royal family has been historically reserved for only handshakes, but the prince was so moved by the story of 78-year-old Fatima Jafaria, a distressed woman who was reportedly desperate to find her husband who was trapped in an elevator during the time of the fire, that the royal embraced her instead.

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  • Student freed by North Korea in a coma has died at 22
Student freed by North Korea in a coma has died at 22

Otto Warmbier was 22. It said the student had been "unable to speak, unable to see and unable to react to verbal commands". "We would like to thank the wonderful professionals at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center who did everything they could for Otto", the statement said.

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  • JK Rowling corrected a Finsbury Park attack headline
JK Rowling corrected a Finsbury Park attack headline

At least one man died and 10 others were injured in the attack, which police are now treating as a "terrorist incident". The alleged attacker has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and terror offences. The driver reportedly smiled and waved at the crowds as he was taken away in a police cruiser. May attempted to counter that feeli...

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  • UAE threatens Qatar sympathisers with jail
UAE threatens Qatar sympathisers with jail

On Thursday, Qatar rebuffed an invitation from Trump to come to the White House for mediation, saying it would ride out the crisis and that officials did not want to leave the country in the middle of it. But other officials in his administration sought to downplay that message and emphasize the need for regional cooperation. Gregory Gause, a pro...

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  • Russia condemns US downing of Syrian warplane
Russia condemns US downing of Syrian warplane

Meanwhile, the USA -backed opposition fighters said Assad's forces have been attacking their positions in the northern province of Raqqa and warned that if such attacks continue, the fighters will take action. Iraqi lawmaker Abdul-Bari Zebari said his country agreed to the missile overflight after coordination with Iran, Russia and Syria. A b...

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  • US Navy confirms all 7 missing sailors from USS Fitzgerald found dead
US Navy confirms all 7 missing sailors from USS Fitzgerald found dead

The missing crew's bodies were found as tugs towed the stricken ship back to the Yokosuka naval base. Abe wrote, "I express my heartfelt solidarity to America at this hard time", praising US servicemen in Japan under the allies' bilateral security pact.

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  • Syria, Iraq Troops Link at Border for First Time in Years
Syria, Iraq Troops Link at Border for First Time in Years

Al-Waleed is close to Tanf, a strategic Syrian highway border crossing with Iraq. United States forces have been based at Tanf since a year ago, in effect preventing Iranian-backed forces backing head of Syrian regime Bashar al-Assad from receiving heavy weaponry from Iran by using the main highway between Iraq and Syria .

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  • Imam praised for saving life of suspect in London mosque attack
Imam praised for saving life of suspect in London mosque attack

However, J.K.is now speaking up in the midst of the horrifying terror attack on Finsbury Park mosque in London early this morning, which injured 10 people and killed a man. There are no reports of any persons having suffered any knife injuries. Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick also vowed heightened police presence in the M...

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  • Bihar Governor Ram Nath Kovind Is NDA's Presidential Candidate
Bihar Governor Ram Nath Kovind Is NDA's Presidential Candidate

Kovind's name was announced at the BJP headquarters in New Delhi by party president Amit Shah following a 90-minute long meeting of the party's Parliamentary Board, which was attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the board members.

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  • Dundee stands in solidarity with London following tower block fire
Dundee stands in solidarity with London following tower block fire

Lord Porter, chairman of the Local Government Association, said: "Fire risk assessments and the construction of buildings are being reviewed and double checks are being made to ensure remedial work recommended under previous assessments have been carried out".

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  • Queen's Speech and parliament opening date confirmed
Queen's Speech and parliament opening date confirmed

The delay comes as the United Kingdom grapples with political uncertainty after last week's inconclusive election cast doubt on Prime Minister Theresa May's ability to stay in office or govern effectively. Delegations from Northern Irish Parties met the Prime Minister at Downing Street to express their concern at the impact a deal with the DUP co...

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  • Trump Attorney Insists President Is Not Under Investigation
Trump Attorney Insists President Is Not Under Investigation

Securing the cooperation of people close to Trump, many of whom have been retaining their own lawyers, could be important for Robert Mueller , the special counsel investigating Russian meddling in the election , possible ties between Team Trump and the Kremlin and whether Trump himself has sought to obstruct justice.

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  • Pakistan's innings was characterised by intent, says Graeme Smith
Pakistan's innings was characterised by intent, says Graeme Smith

June 07, Edgbaston: Beat South Africa by 19 runs- Hasan Ali, with three wickets, leads a brilliant bowling display as bottom-ranked Pakistan hold the top-ranked Proteas to 219. India, after a very impressive tournament, just got caught out on the big final day. He is sure that Virat Kohli's team will make a thumping comeback but feels that i...

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  • Imam stops angry Muslims assailing London van suspect
Imam stops angry Muslims assailing London van suspect

Three Muslim extremists who carried out the attack were killed by police. "ANIC calls upon all Muslims and non-Muslims to stand united against any form of violence and attempts to cause disunity". "I've been reassured by the Commissioner and by Gold Command that borough commanders across London will able to use leave from officers, including call...

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  • London mosque attack suspect now arrested on terror grounds
London mosque attack suspect now arrested on terror grounds

All the victims were Muslim, he said. Khan added: 'We all need to come together and get on with each other. - Two eyewitnesses tell CNN they saw three men in the van. Other witnesses said the group had nowhere to go when the van "drove up and hit them out of nowhere". He was pronounced dead at the scene at around 1am.

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  • Paris police operation underway on Champs-Elysees
Paris police operation underway on Champs-Elysees

The anti-terrorist section of the prosecutor's office has opened up an investigation. Gerard Collomb told reporters that the man's motives were not immediately clear. "We saw big flames coming out of the front windows of the auto", 16-year-old eyewitness Adrien Cairo told Reuters. "We were waiting to cross the street and suddenly heard an exp...

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  • Three killed in Colombia mall blast
Three killed in Colombia mall blast

The attack happened on Saturday afternoon, during a peak shopping time. At least three people were killed and eight others injured Saturday when a deliberate explosion rocked the second floor of one of Bogota's most iconic shopping malls, according to Anadolu Agency.

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  • May vows crackdown after van hits Muslims near London mosque
May vows crackdown after van hits Muslims near London mosque

Two others were treated for minor injuries. The man was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder at the scene following the attack just after midnight on Seven Sisters Road outside the Muslim Welfare House which killed one and injured nine.

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  • Iraqi troops launch battle for last IS stronghold in Mosul
Iraqi troops launch battle for last IS stronghold in Mosul

The last stage of the military campaign includes personnel from Iraq's anti-terrorist forces, the Federal Police and the army, with support from the global coalition, the joint operations commander, Abdel Amir Rashid Yarallah, was quoted as saying by Efe news agency.

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  • Imam stops angry Muslims from assailing London van suspect
Imam stops angry Muslims from assailing London van suspect

Forensics officers are examining a white van which has Pontyclun Van Hire on it - a firm from Rhondda Cynon Taff in south Wales . The PM added that "there has been far too much tolerance of extremism over many years". President Trump has yet to comment on the incident, which took place after evening Ramadan prayers had finished. Around 10% of ...

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