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by | May 29, 2017 | 05:42

Former Olympic hurdles champion Sally Pearson was among the competitors at the games, which showcase world-class athletes competing on temporary track. The attack came minutes after the end of a concert by pop star Ariana Grande and many of those at the venue were children and teenagers. Before kickoff, Prince William laid a wreath in memory of the victims alongside Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:39

Fourteen locations are still being searched in connection with the attack and 11 men remain in custody on suspicion of terror offences. On Monday night, an explosion occurred outside the Manchester Arena at the end of USA singer Ariana Grande's concert, leaving at least 22 people dead and dozens more injured.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:37

The proposals have sparked a fierce backlash - including from some Tory candidates - with rivals parties dubbing it the " dementia tax ". Challenged about the social care U-turn, Mrs May said: "What I've done today is I've seen the scaremongering , frankly, that we've seen over the weekend".

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:36

This is published unedited from the IANS feed . Abedi was known to United Kingdom security services, but his risk to the public remained "subject to review", according to reports . Police confirmed that more than 20 people were killed in an explosion following a Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena late Monday evening.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:33

The proposal came after weeks of mounting pressure on Zuma following his March 31 decision to remove Pravin Gordhan as finance minister in a cabinet purge. News24 reported that there are long lists of speakers for and against the motion, with those calling on the president to step down fearful that the ruling party is losing credibility because of Zuma's scandals.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:31

The candidates should take a print out of the scorecard for future reference. There will be a link for the CISCE Class 10 and Class 12 results. The CISCE conducts both the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education ( ICSE - Class 10), the Indian School Certificate (ISC - Class 12), besides the Certificate in Vocational Education (CVE - Year 12).

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:26

Greater Manchester Police said the man was detained Friday night in Rusholme, an inner city area of Manchester , "on suspicion of offences contrary to the terrorism act". This is a handout photo taken from CCTV and issued on Saturday, May 27, 2017 by Greater Manchester Police who have altered the surrounding area of Salman Abedi , in an unknown location on the night of the attack on Ma.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:25

Elijah Cummings of Maryland, the ranking member on the House Oversight Committee, said on the same segment of This Week that he hopes Chaffetz will use his subpoena power to get the meeting transcripts. He has not ruled out running for another office, such as Utah governor. Chaffetz became a campaign manager and chief of staff to former Utah Gov.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:25

There have been Muslim separatists in the region for decades, but recently groups have been aligning with ISIS . The military says Maute has yet to be endorsed by Islamic State , or ISIS, as one of its affiliates. Duterte rose to prominence within the Philippines rapidly, running for president after only holding office as the mayor of Davao City on the southern island of Mindanao.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:24

The United Nations' top court recently ordered a stay on the execution of Jadhav. Addressing a press conference, Aziz said that when it comes to cases involving the death penalty, the global court has always given a stay order. "Pakistan's security is so important and we have to maintain our fundamental sovereign right", he said. If Pakistan moves to ICJ over Kashmir dispute, it would be the third case in the arch-rivals' history that ICJ was approached in regards with.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:23

Manchester's police chief said on Wednesday Abedi was part of a network, and media have reported that authorities suspect he received help constructing the bomb and planning the attack. Home searches across Manchester and beyond have uncovered important items in a fast-moving investigation into the concert bombing that left 22 people dead, Manchester's police chief said Thursday as a diplomatic spat broke out over US leaks about the investigation to the media.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:24

The violence has left more than 80 people dead, including 13 soldiers, two police officers and 51 militants, according to authorities. He also suggested he may expand it nationwide, saying "it would not be any different from what President Marcos did", referring to the country's longtime dictator, who declared martial law in 1972.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:22

Reince Priebus, the White House chief of staff, and Steve Bannon, the President's chief strategist, also dropped off Mr Trump's trip early, in part to return to deal with the political furore over the Russian Federation investigations and the President's decision to fire James Comey as FBI director.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:20

Trump stressed the common threat Iran presents to Israel and its neighbouring Arab countries, as well as the dangers of Tehran possessing a nuclear weapon, after meeting with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin on Monday. He's taken a tougher than expected line on settlements, saying he doesn't believe they help the peace process, though he's stopped short of calling for a full construction freeze.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:20

Members of the Navy Leap Frog Parachute team descend together. The team was in New York City for the annual Fleet Week event. According to officials, the parachutist plunged into the water after an apparent malfunction near Liberty Landing in Jersey City.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:16

They lit a fire in a room, broke photos in a gallery of ex-ministers and confronted police", a spokesman told the AFP news agency. Masked protesters responded by firing powerful fireworks at police, setting ablaze furniture in the lobby of the Agriculture Ministry and spraying anti-Temer graffiti on government buildings.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:15

But the revelations about Mr Kushner threaten to dominate the political agenda following Mr Trump's nine-day tour of the Middle East and Europe, where glittering Saudi welcomes and sharp-elbowed squabbles with European allies pushed the simmering Russian Federation scandal into the background.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:16

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said it was "very hard, very unsatisfactory to have a whole discussion about climate change , with six G7 leaders against one". On Friday, White House economic advisor Gary Cohn characterized President Trump's position on climate change as "evolving", though it was not clear exactly what that meant.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:12

They said the investigation was not slowing, with some 1000 officers involved, and the priority was to determine if more people were involved in planning the attack. Following the terrorist attack on Ariana Grande's concert in Manchester on Monday night, Grande made a minimal statement on Twitter . A huge bank holiday weekend security operation is under way as tens of thousands of people attend major spectacles including the FA Cup Final at Wembley and the Premiership Rugby Final at ...

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:12

On Thursday, OPEC announced that the existing output cut agreement will be extended for an additional 9 months, which was in line with market expectations. Compliance with the cuts by OPEC members has been high-at 96%, according to the International Energy Agency's May oil report. In an accord reached in December, OPEC and 11 non-members agreed to cut oil output by about 1.8 million barrels per day in the first half of 2017.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:06

Armed police will guard hundreds of events across the United Kingdom this bank holiday weekend following a reassessment of security after the Manchester bombing. He said detectives had made "very significant arrests and some significant finds". "We should be clear about what this means: A threat level of severe means an attack is highly likely, the country should remain vigilant", she said.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:04

He tells a reporter he had been arguing with relatives about "taking my children home" before they called the police on him. " He was just there ", Godbolt said as he sat on the road waiting to be transported by ambulance. At some point neighbors called police, and that's when the deputy arrived to try to calm the situation. Strain says charges have not yet been filed against the suspect and that it would be "premature" to discuss a motive.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:04

Speaking after a meeting of the government's Cobra emergency committee, Mrs May said the decision had been taken after "a significant amount of police activity" over the last 24 hours. She also urged fans to donate to the Manchester Evening News fundraising appeal, which has raised more than £5 million. Operation Temperer, which involved the deployment of troops on patrol alongside police, would also be wound down on Monday night, at the end of the bank holiday weekend.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:02

Rudd said Wednesday that it was " irritating " that information, including the name of the attacker, Salman Abedi , was obtained by U.S. media outlets before it was released by British police. there was nothing wrong, everything was normal", Ramadan Abedi told Reuters, moments before he was arrested. He said: "A complete review of the plans for over 1,300 events across the country has been carried out by specialist security officers and policing has been stepped up".

by | May 29, 2017 | 04:57

The ruling triggered criticism of the Pakistan Foreign Office for handling the case poorly, and also for its choice of UK-based Khawar Qureshi, who represented Pakistan's case before the ICJ . It's issued to ensure that Jadhav isn't executed before the case ends. Foreign Office Spokesman Nafees Zakaria said the decision to challenge the ICJ's jurisdiction was taken after consultation with all government institutions and agencies.

by | May 29, 2017 | 04:55

British police have stopped sharing information on the suicide bombing in Manchester with the United States , a British counter-terrorism source told Reuters on Thursday after police said leaks to US media risked hindering their investigation.

by | May 29, 2017 | 04:53

Manchester is slowly returning to normal, though dozens of people remain in hospital and the damaged arena and adjacent Victoria train station remain closed. Grande said after the attack that she was heartbroken. However, Rowley advised people to be vigilant but to "go out as you planned and enjoy yourselves" over the three-day holiday weekend.

by | May 29, 2017 | 04:53

May left for Brussels amid bitter complaints from British police and other security forces about leaks of sensitive material related to the investigation by USA officials. Former Metropolitan Police officer, David Videcette said Abedi had likely spent months practising how to assemble the device while he was overseas.

by | May 29, 2017 | 04:52

The G7 summit has ended in Sicily following two days of discussions regarding the state of the world economy, foreign policy, climate change , and other major global issues. During the interview , Mattis also said Trump's message on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation is "a consistent message" that the USA has given allied nations in the past.

by | May 29, 2017 | 04:54

President Rouhani is a moderate and reformist figure in Iranian politics known chiefly for negotiating a deal on Iran's nuclear power that ended up controversial both with the Western powers that signed it and in Iran. His success at the polls likely carried reformist candidates to victory in other municipal elections as well. The Sunni kingdom and Shiite power Iran haven't had diplomatic relations since early 2016.

by | May 29, 2017 | 04:49

Four days after a British-born suicide bomber killed 22 people and injured 59 others at Ariana Grande's concert in Manchester , England, the singer posted an open letter to her fans, praising them for their resilience and announcing plans for a benefit show.

by | May 29, 2017 | 04:48

In Tehran , Iranian state television reported Monday that Mohsen Hashemi Rafsanjani, a son of the influential late former President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, won more than 1.7 million votes to come in first among the council candidates. In related news, The Washington Post quoted Rouhani as saying that Iranians are "waiting for this government to become stable intellectually" and that "hopefully, things will settle down...

by | May 29, 2017 | 04:48

The men, aged 20 and 22, have been held on suspicion of terror offences after officers used an explosive device to gain entry to a home in Cheetham Hill this morning, Greater Manchester Police (GMP) said. The statement from Greater Manchester Police and United Kingdom counter-terrorism police said they had a 1,000-strong team working "around the clock" on the probe.

by | May 29, 2017 | 04:43

Hundreds gathered at the landmark in their homes. Our thoughts are with Grande, the Manchester Attack victims, and all those affected by it. The threat assessment has now been returned to the level it was at prior to the attack in Manchester , northwest England , and means soldiers who have been assisting police would be withdrawn from Britain's streets from midnight on Monday.

by | May 29, 2017 | 04:46

Meanwhile, pictures of the Manchester bomber on his way to the arena where he carried out Britain's worst terrorist attack in 12 years, have been released by police. On Friday, UK Security Minister Ben Wallace told CNN in Manchester that there are "over 400 investigations now ongoing by the security services and police into terrorist planning or people thinking about terrorist planning".