by | May 25, 2017 | 05:54

The threat level had been at the second-highest rung of "severe" for several years. Salman Abedi , 22 from Manchester has been identified as the suspected perpetrator of the attack which killed 22 people and injured 59 at an Ariana Grande concert.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:56

Trump's meeting with Russia's foreign minister Sergey V. Lavrov and Russian ambassador to the United States, Sergey I. Kislyak in the Oval Office caused a bit of controversy after reports were published claiming Trump had disclosed intelligence from an Israeli counterterrorism operation during the meeting.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:51

Trump's visit is part of his first trip overseas as president, and follows an initial stop in Saudi Arabia where he urged Islamic leaders to confront extremism while also criticizing Iran. Yet some Israeli officials are less certain of Trump. He has spoken of his self-described deal-making prowess in vowing "we will get it done". At that meeting, he said he would support a single state if it led to peace, delighting Israeli right-wingers who want to see most of the West Bank annexed.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:51

The militants called for reinforcements from an allied group, the Maute, and some 50 gunmen managed to enter the city of Marawi. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said he might expand martial law nationwide if violence now confined to the south spreads to the country's main island of Luzon.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:50

The Home Secretary said American security services had not materially harmed the British investigation but a transatlantic complaint had been made. British-born Salman Abedi was identified as the suspected suicide bomber responsible. The news has yet to be confirmed by Ariana or her team, but the report comes after the brunette beauty said she was left "broken" by the tragic events.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:52

Republican Rep. Karl Oliver apologized for Monday for referring to lynching in a Facebook post Saturday. "Anyone who champions a fond remembrance of such a violent, racist history is unworthy of elected office", Johnson said. "Now that everyone can see MS state Rep. Oliver's position on the matter clearly, his message proves our fight to tackle the issue of race head-on is both right and necessary", Landrieu said.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:53

Oliver should check his passion for preservation before he starts using words like "lynched", many observers said. Republican state representative Karl Oliver of Winona said he wants to apologise to his colleagues and to the state of MS for his comments.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:51

President Trump made no mention of the controversy surrounding Comey's firing during a commencement address Saturday at Liberty University, a Christian school in Virginia. Trump told Fox News he was surprised by the fierce reaction of Democrats. Cornyn is the No. 2 Republican in the Senate. "We can make a fast decision", Trump told reporters, saying it is "possible" the final choice could come before Friday when he heads to Saudi Arabia for the first foreign trip of his presidency.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:43

The Palestinians want a state in the West Bank , Gaza Strip and east Jerusalem , captured by Israel a half century ago. In his final speech in Jerusalem before starting his next leg of his overseas trip, Mr. "I hope", Trump said after the meeting, without elaborating. "This is a unique moment to take advantage of a regional alignment that will integrate Israel into the broader Middle East , should it successfully resolve the Palestinian issue, and all parties should seize the ...

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:46

There was no mention from either side of the two men's profound differences on climate change, migration, the death penalty and other issues. When asked about meeting Francis, Trump said it had gone very well. Trump. German Chancellor Angela Merkel, for example, has repeatedly mentioned the need for world leaders to take on climate change together. Trump told the pope that he "won't forget what you said" following the meeting.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:45

As per the official information received, the Council of Higher Secondary Education, Manipur would be releasing the Class 12 HSE Results today, May 23 shortly on the official website . The results are also available at different websites including Get a print of COHSEM Class 12 HSE results 2017 and save it digitally for future references.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:41

Islamic State, now being driven from territories in Syria and Iraq by Western-backed armed forces, claimed responsibility for the Manchester attack, but there were contradictions in its accounts of the action and a telling lack of detail.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:41

Deputy Revenue Secretary Mark Muchow testified the tax credits included in the tax reform bill would reduce revenue by $425 million annually by 2020. Opponents have said it would allow doctors to lie to their patients in an attempt to prevent abortions.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:39

He feared Sweden would hand him over to the United States to face prosecution over WikiLeaks' publication in 2010 of thousands of classified military documents and diplomatic cables in one of the largest information leaks in USA history.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:41

Ramadan Abedi told the AP that when he spoke to his son Abedi five days ago, he sounded "normal". Police made three new arrests in South Manchester on Wednesday in connection with the concert bombing. Neighbors recalled him as a tall, thin silent young man who often wore traditional Islamic dress. Michelle Kiss was a mother of three children, a loving wife, sister and daughter - and "family was her life", her loved ones say.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:41

Kim Woo Bin was last in Singapore in January to promote Master , a crime thriller he starred in with Gang Dong Won. However the actor will be receiving different types of treatments immediately as possible. Kim Woo-Bin was set to start filming a new movie called Wiretap in July, but the film company confirmed that they'll be pushing back the filming until he regains his health .

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:38

This motley group of misfits is what makes Baywatch work. It is precariously saved through the sheer determination and brute force charm of Dwayne Johnson , who stands in as Mitch Buchannon, the steadfast, do-gooder lead lifeguard made famous by David Hasslehoff.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:41

Republicans and Democrats in Congress have criticised the size of the cuts to the State Department and US Agency for International Development. The Medicaid healthcare plan for the poor is slated for about an $800 billion cut, reversing the expansion that former Democratic President Barack Obama's signature Affordable Care Act, popularly known as Obamacare, brought to Republican states like West Virginia, Arkansas and Kentucky with large populations of poor people.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:37

During his tour, Mr Trump has had separate meetings with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas . " President Trump knows well that Israel is not only the most serious democracy in the Middle East, it's the only democracy", he added. The click showed the Obamas holding hands during an event at the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama, marking the 50th Anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery civil rights marches.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:33

Brennan added, however, that he did not know whether any collusion existed as a result of those contacts. Former CIA director John Brennan told lawmakers Tuesday Russia had "brazenly interfered" in the 2016 presidential election and that he became concerned a year ago that the Russian government had attempted to influence people involved in President Donald Trump's campaign to act on Russia's behalf.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:35

He arrives in Israel on Monday after stopping first in Riyadh, while his Middle East envoy Jason Greenblatt landed in Israel on Thursday to prepare for the president's visit. Embassy there by May 31, 1999. The information, about an IS threat related to the use of laptops on aircraft, came from Israel and there were concerns a valuable Israeli asset could be in danger, a United States official said , requesting anonymity to discuss the sensitive material.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:36

Mishra also alleged that the AAP chief was trying to get his assembly membership terminated. "When the AAP called the special assembly session, we expected that corruption charges against the Chief Minister and problems faced by the people of Delhi will be discussed", Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken said in a series of tweets.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:31

I won't call them monsters because they would like that term", Trump said in a joint news conference with Abbas on the second day of the US president's two-day visit to Israel and the West Bank. He added the president of the Palestinian Authority had assured him he was "ready to work towards that goal in good faith", and that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had promised the same.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:27

In addition to North Korea , Trump and Duterte discussed other topics, among them the Philippines' drug problem. But I will be staying behind. Putin also expressed his condolences over the killing of two soldiers and one police officer after the Islamic State-aligned Maute Group of terrorists occupied parts of Marawi City .

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:27

Ahead of his visit to the Middle East, the second leg of a nine-day tour that began in Saudi Arabia and will move on to the Vatican, Italy and Belgium, administration officials indicated that Trump might talk about "Palestinian self-determination", a nod towards the ultimate objective of statehood.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:27

President Donald Trump wrapped up his visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories on Tuesday after meeting Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and delivering a keynote address in Jerusalem . In the West Bank, where protesters are demonstrating solidarity with hunger striking Palestinian prisoners held in Israeli jails, the sentiment was similar.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:26

Democrats - who unanimously voted against the bill - called the vote irresponsible, since Congress lacked CBO data on how much the law would cost. Nothing to see here, Speaker Paul Ryan insists. (About 46% of the births across the country are covered by Medicaid.) And because they tend to be poorer than men across all demographics, women are also more likely to qualify for Medicaid as low-income parents, elders, and people with disabilities .

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:27

President Obama, the recipient of Nobel Peace Award on his assuming power at the White House did nothing valuable to bring the Israeli leadership to agree for a final settlement so that Palestinians could establish their own state, Palestine, with dignity and full sovereignty.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:22

The violence began when troops began searching for Isnilon Hapilon , a leader of the Abu Sayyaf militant group that has pledged allegiance to Islamic State . "They don't shoot civilians, they were yelling using a megaphone urging us to join ISIS and jihad". At least 21 people were killed in the fighting, officials said.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:19

VIDEO: Messages of solidarity poured in from around the world for victims of the Manchester attack . Officials said 984 soldiers were deployed Wednesday in London and in other locations. Parker said he wrapped an injured girl in a T-shirt and tended to a woman with a serious leg injury after the blast, the Guardian reported . It comes as three men, thought to be connected to the bomber, were arrested in south Manchester in the early hours of the morning.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:14

Labour's Mike Gapes, who hopes to return to Parliament in the Ilford South seat, said: "We must not allow murderous terrorists to undermine our democratic society". And Channel 4 News political correspondent Michael Crick has tweeted: "Understandable campaigns suspended to show respect, but longer truce might contradict pledge to show we won't be deflected by terrorism".

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:13

But in his public remarks, Trump steered clear of any such language, and did not mention what has been the goal of USA diplomacy for two decades: a state of Israel and an independent Palestinian state co-existing side-by-side. Trump's speech on Tuesday, delivered at Israel's museum to the Jewish state's culture and history, also stood to reaffirm U.S. commitment to Israel and hold up Judaism's historical ties to the country.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:16

According to ANI, the Income Tax raids are now underway in six cities of Uttar Pradesh covering 15 locations. "The raids are likely to continue till late on Wednesday night or even Thursday morning, because many documents have come to the fore, which need close examination", said MK Jain, joint director, investigation, I-T department.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:14

Duterte cut short a visit to Russian Federation and placed the southern island of Mindanao under martial rule on Tuesday after a fierce bout of fighting erupted during a raid by security forces at a hideout of Islamic State-linked militants.

by | May 25, 2017 | 05:13

Hapilon, an Islamic preacher on the US's list of most-wanted terrorists who was behind a failed kidnap plot last month, called for help from an allied group, the Maute. As the president of the Philippines island Davao, Duterte fully embraced an extrajudicial approach to riding the country of drug dealers. "But if there will be loss of lives needlessly, and without reason, just to kill, kill, and kill, I will declare martial law in Mindanao ".