• Champions Trophy final: Pakistan has nothing to lose, says Azhar Mahmood
Champions Trophy final: Pakistan has nothing to lose, says Azhar Mahmood

It was only on June 4 that India launched their title defence with a 124-run rout of Pakistan at Edgbaston. India, however, lost two finals against Pakistan in the sub-continent. Pakistan envies that consistency and confidence. The series win had great significance as it gave Bangladesh points that were important to qualify for the ongoing C...

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  • Grenfell Tower protest spills over into the streets
Grenfell Tower protest spills over into the streets

A cause of the blaze has yet to be determined, but a malfunctioning refrigerator located on the fourth floor is being eyed by investigators. Firefighters searching the smouldering ruin in west London have recovered six bodies from the 24-story Grenfell Tower , while 11 others have been located but can not yet be removed from the gutted structu...

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  • Congressman Scalise still critical but has improved
Congressman Scalise still critical but has improved

Griner, Bailey and a third officer, Henry Cabrera, engaged the gunman nearly immediately, and Alexandria Police officers quickly added support upon arriving at the scene, eventually fatally wounding the alleged gunman, identified by federal law enforcement sources to CNN as James Hodgkinson .

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  • Man detained near Palace of Westminster in London
Man detained near Palace of Westminster in London

There were no injuries and the incident is not thought to be terror-related. Eyewitnesses said the man had been tasered after shouts of "kinife, knife, knife" although these reports are unverified. 'Within seconds there were police all around and they had him pinned down. "You could tell he was suspicious, he was stood there fists clenched".

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  • Almost 200 Democrats sue Donald Trump over 'benefits'
Almost 200 Democrats sue Donald Trump over 'benefits'

Similar to the lawsuit that is yet to be filed by the members of the Congress, the attorneys general for the District of Columbia and Maryland filed a lawsuit , Monday, claiming the president has violated the Emoluments Clause by retaining ownership of his businesses after he was sworn into presidential office.

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  • Simon Cowell announces plans for Grenfell Tower charity single
Simon Cowell announces plans for Grenfell Tower charity single

Grenfell Tower was home to around 600 people and whole families are still missing after the fire , which forced residents to flee through black smoke down the single stairwell, jump out of windows or even drop their children to safety. Some parts of the tower were unsafe for firefighters to enter Thursday, so the fire department worked with struc...

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  • Grenfell Tower: Cab driver woke neighbours to say fridge had exploded
Grenfell Tower: Cab driver woke neighbours to say fridge had exploded

Another large group of protesters stormed the town hall of Kensington and Chelsea, the borough in which Grenfell Tower is located. Earlier in the day, the prime minister paid a second visit to the area around the Grenfell Tower following public outcry at her snubbing of local residents on her first visit due to " security concerns ".

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  • Congressman in critical condition after being shot during baseball practice
Congressman in critical condition after being shot during baseball practice

Roger Williams, R-Texas, who injured his ankle in the chaos Wednesday and will watch from the third-base coaching box. The gunman in the early morning attack at the ballpark in Alexandria, Virginia, was identified as 66-year-old James T.

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  • Trump administration abstains from worldwide climate change pledge
Trump administration abstains from worldwide climate change pledge

Cameron Ahmad, a spokesperson in Trudeau's office, called the report "incorrect" and referred to a summary of the phone call with Merkel that the PMO released last week. Hulot's comments about the irreversibility of the deal struck in Paris in 2015 were echoed by other senior officials in Bologna. The pact involves more than 190 countries ple...

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  • Housing Minister meets with Dublin's Chief Fire Officer after Grenfell Tower tragedy
Housing Minister meets with Dublin's Chief Fire Officer after Grenfell Tower tragedy

Firefighters searching the smoldering ruin in west London recovered six bodies from the 24-story Grenfell Tower, while 11 others were located but could not yet be removed from the gutted structure. Firefighters trying to race into the building were protected from the falling debris by police officers who placed riot shields over their heads. "Thi...

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  • London Attacker Told Italian Police He 'Wanted to Be a Terrorist'
London Attacker Told Italian Police He 'Wanted to Be a Terrorist'

The 48 injured included people from Britain, France , Spain, Australia and New Zealand. Last year, he was stopped at the Bologna airport while trying to fly to Turkey to reach Syria. Investigators confiscated Zaghba's computer but did not have proof of a crime so they had to return the device and pointed him out to London as a possible suspect...

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  • Iran condemns Kabul terrorist attack
Iran condemns Kabul terrorist attack

Security forces respond at the site of a suicide attack on a Shiites mosque in Kabul , Afghanistan, Thursday, Jun 15, 2017. Ghasemi attributed the recent wave of attacks to the latest heavy defeats of "extremist terrorists, especially ISIL" in Iraq and Syria which have pushed them to put creating blind and scattering insecurity across the regi...

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  • Theresa May's DUP deal gives us a government 'more extreme than UKIP'
Theresa May's DUP deal gives us a government 'more extreme than UKIP'

The date for the new legislative programme to be unveiled came hours before Mrs May is due to host Sinn Fein , the DUP and other parties at No10 in a bid to restore the Stormont assembly after its acrimonious collapse in January. She said: 'We are going into these talks with the national interest at heart. Talks with the DUP to secure her govern...

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  • Pres. Trump acknowledges he's being investigated
Pres. Trump acknowledges he's being investigated

The White House recently began referring all questions on Trump and Russian Federation to the lawyer Marc Kasowitz. The White House denies any collusion . Even yesterday, Trump had termed the alleged links between Russian Federation and his campaign as a phony story. Comey also testified that he had told Trump he was not under in...

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  • Member of Congress shot at baseball field in Virginia
Member of Congress shot at baseball field in Virginia

Tickets for the game are $10 and can be bought online here, but even if you can't make the trek to Nationals Park in Washington , DC, you can still watch members of Congress play America's favorite pastime. In the course of Thursday night's charity game, which drew a record attendance to Nationals Park, MedStar hospital issued a new update on Scal...

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  • Trump tweet appears to confirm he's under investigation
Trump tweet appears to confirm he's under investigation

The somewhat vague tweet seems to refer to Rosenstein , who wrote a memo outlining an argument against former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James B. "The committee needs to have an opportunity to question the attorney general about the department's policies and priorities", Feinstein wrote. Trump has described these reports ...

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  • Could Trump's
Could Trump's "witch hunt" tweet come back to haunt him?

Given that every morning brings with it some new Trump scandal, one could be excused for not realizing that Trump has yet to be actively investigated. At a minimum, it is going to require incontrovertible evidence Trump meant to obstruct justice. "We can not allow the President to choose who will conduct this investigation or to interfe...

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  • Lindsey Graham, Susan Collins Warn Trump Not to Fire Robert Mueller
Lindsey Graham, Susan Collins Warn Trump Not to Fire Robert Mueller

Mueller is known to be close friends with former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey , whose credibility he would have to weigh against the president's if Mueller chose to probe whether Trump committed obstruction of justice by expressing the hope that Comey would be lenient with former National Security Adviser Michael Fly...

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  • Brexit negotiations to start amid ongoing minority gov't talks
Brexit negotiations to start amid ongoing minority gov't talks

At the same time, Mrs May has been trying to thrash out a deal which would see the DUP prop up a minority Tory government in the Commons . But a deadly fire at a tower block in London delayed the announcement of any deal. May is holding talks Thursday with other Northern Ireland political parties amid warnings the expected DUP deal will underm...

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  • 7 reported missing after US Navy ship collision off Japan
7 reported missing after US Navy ship collision off Japan

In a brief written statement, the U.S. Pacific Fleet in Hawaii said the Navy requested assistance from the Japanese Coast Guard . YOKOSUKA , Japan (AP) - A US destroyer was back in its home port after colliding before dawn Saturday with a container ship four times its size, leaving seven sailors missing.

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