• Police consider manslaughter charges over high-rise fire
Police consider manslaughter charges over high-rise fire

She repeated calls for anyone with information on who might have been in the tower to come forward. When speaking about the 79 people dead, presumed dead or missing, McCormack said: "I fear that there are more". Windhoek-Speaker of the National Assembly Professor Peter Katjavivi has sent a message of condolence to the families of the victims who ...

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  • New White House chief usher moves from Trump hotel
New White House chief usher moves from Trump hotel

But as can be expected from the former model, she's proving that she looks good in just about anything. "Tonight, it's a great picnic, Congressional, picnic with all of us getting together", she said of the picnic. Melania wore a $3000 dress for the occasion by British designer Mary Katranzou. Ivanka Trump was apparently relaxed enough in the R...

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  • Trumps tap Trump hotel employee as new White House chief usher
Trumps tap Trump hotel employee as new White House chief usher

But photos of Ivanka really letting her hair down and playing with her children contrasted sharply against Sean Spicer looking serious and talking on the phone at the event. Wearing a $2,225 Mary Katrantzou grid-print dress , FLOTUS was outfitted perfectly for the occasion. She has been criticised for continuing to live in NY - and costing the...

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  • Grenfell Tower Investigators To Consider Manslaughter Charges
Grenfell Tower Investigators To Consider Manslaughter Charges

While the new information provides details about the fire's source, McCormack said the investigation is working to determine why the blaze spread so quickly, and with such tragic effects. The affected buildings, housing potentially thousands of residents, are in eight local authority areas, including Manchester, Plymouth and Camden in north London...

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  • USA jet 'downs Iranian-made drone' in southern Syria
USA jet 'downs Iranian-made drone' in southern Syria

The drone was identified as a Shaheed-129 that displayed "hostile intent and advanced" on coalition forces at the At Tanf combat outpost used to train partner Syrian forces in the fight against the Islamic State ( ISIS ). Russian Federation said it was cutting the "deconfliction line", a key communication channel between Moscow and Washington u...

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  • Jeffrey Donaldson: 'Very Good Chance' Of Tory Deal
Jeffrey Donaldson: 'Very Good Chance' Of Tory Deal

On the eve of the ceremony, Sky sources said the negotiations " haven't proceeded in a way that DUP would have expected ". "As we have said, both parties are committed to strengthening the Union, combating terrorism, delivering Brexit and delivering prosperity across the whole United Kingdom".

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  • Arab States Issue List of Demands to End Crisis With Qatar
Arab States Issue List of Demands to End Crisis With Qatar

Saudi Arabia and its allies issued a list of demands to Qatar on Thursday, amid a diplomatic crisis in the Gulf, giving Doha ten days to comply. The list of 13 demands circulating on social media also says Qatar must cut ties to extremists including the Muslim Brotherhood, Islamic State group, Al-Qaeda and Lebanon's Iran-backed Hezbollah ...

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  • Now Trump says he DIDN'T record conversations with ex-FBI chief Comey
Now Trump says he DIDN'T record conversations with ex-FBI chief Comey

Trump's presidential campaign, Time and CBS News both reported Thursday, citing unnamed sources. Warner responded to President Donald Trump's tweet that there are no recordings of his private conversations with fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey , saying , "This administration never ceases to amaze me".

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  • On Eid 2017, a peek into the lives of Puerto Rican Muslims
On Eid 2017, a peek into the lives of Puerto Rican Muslims

Ramadan, the ninth month in the Islamic calendar, ends with with Eid ul-Fitr, again with the sighting of the new moon as the indicator. The statement said this would ensure prosperity, security and stability not just for the Muslim Community but the nation as a whole.

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  • Mexico beat New Zealand 2-1
Mexico beat New Zealand 2-1

New Zealand had the better of the first half on Wednesday at the Fisht Stadium in Socchi, Russia and went 1-0 up thanks to a nice goal from Chris Wood . "I apologise, my words were wrong", Osorio said through a translator. "I am proud of what my team did, it's normal to have to suffer at this level, but we deserved to win ", said Osorio.

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  • At Least 7 Dead, 59 Injured In Blast At China Kindergarten
At Least 7 Dead, 59 Injured In Blast At China Kindergarten

An explosion outside a kindergarten in Xuzhou, China, has killed at least 8 people and injured 70. Police said their investigation, together with DNA testing, had helped identify Xu, who they said had dropped out of school with autonomic nervous dysfunction, a disorder that can cause heart and breathing problems, and who went on to work and liv...

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  • Brexit: May offers hope for EU citizens, wins guarded praise
Brexit: May offers hope for EU citizens, wins guarded praise

Driven by Germany and France led by pro-EU president Emmanuel Macron, some European Union states are keen to set up new defence cooperation of a kind that Britain has long resisted as a member. "One of the things that I will be calling on with other European leaders today is that we do more working together to ensure that we stop the spread of ...

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  • Vigils held in London to remember Finsbury Park attack
Vigils held in London to remember Finsbury Park attack

The attack follows two terrorist attacks by Muslim extremists in London, in which vehicles were used to kill pedestrians, and a suicide bomb attack after a concert by Ariana Grande in Manchester in May that left 22 people dead. Multiple reports have named him as Darren Osborne , a father-of-four who lives in Cardiff. All of the casualties injure...

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  • Backed Syrian forces close in on Raqqa from south
Backed Syrian forces close in on Raqqa from south

F-15 fighter jet shot down an Iranian drone over southern Syria on Tuesday. The F-15 plane downed the drone around 00:30 on Tuesday (21:30 GMT Monday) north-east of Tanf, an outpost of the US-led coalition, according to a United States military statement .

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  • British PM Theresa May reshuffles Cabinet
British PM Theresa May reshuffles Cabinet

In 2008, as secretary of state for children, he was absent during the second and third readings of the climate change bill, while previous year, he voted not to reduce the permitted carbon dioxide rate of new homes. October 17 2012: Voted against requiring the UK Green Investment Bank to explicitly act to reduce UK carbon emissions to 20% of 1990...

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  • Iran fires missiles into Syria in revenge for attacks
Iran fires missiles into Syria in revenge for attacks

Iran revealed footage of the missile strikes, which were caught on camera by Iranian drones flying in Syria, according to a senior Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) commander. In a statement published by the Iranian Revolutionary Guard on Sunday, it said "many terrorists have died and a lot of their weapons, systems, and equipment have been...

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  • Senate health care bill unveiled: Here's how it would affect you
Senate health care bill unveiled: Here's how it would affect you

Senate Republicans unveiled a bill earlier on Thursday in a step forward to fulfil their seven-year-long promise to replace the Affordable Care Act , a piece of legislation that was considered the centrepiece of Obama's legacy and coined " Obamacare ".

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  • Qatar says won't 'surrender' in row with fellow Gulf Arabs
Qatar says won't 'surrender' in row with fellow Gulf Arabs

Qatar hosts the Al-Udeid military base, the largest USA airbase in the Middle East, home to almost 10,000 troops. Qatar says it does not accept its neighbours' view that any group with an Islamist background is terrorist. The move to isolate Qatar, the largest exporter of natural gas and an important OPEC member, might also have ramifications for t...

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  • We're having effect on Tory policy, says DUP
We're having effect on Tory policy, says DUP

DUP sources also complained of the lack of "negotiating experience" on the Conservative side, a day after the separate Brexit talks also got underway. 'On reaching such an agreement we will make sure that the details of that are made public so that people can see exactly what that is based on'. However, the talks appeared to be going less th...

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  • India arrests villagers for cheering Pakistan cricketers in Champions Trophy
India arrests villagers for cheering Pakistan cricketers in Champions Trophy

The action was taken against the 15 men following a complaint by a villager that the accused burst crackers and distributed candies among villagers, besides raising pro-Pakistan slogans at Mohad village (375 km from Bhopal ). The celebrations there on Sunday echoed scenes across Pakistan, as well as Indian Kashmir, where the 180-run victory was ...

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