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by | June 04, 2017 | 09:21

But what takes the attention away from the field where India have looked so good in the two warm-up matches against New Zealand and Bangladesh, is the fact that the Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) comprising Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly and VVS.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:19

At least 20 people were taken to hospital, police said . A girl said, "They're stabbing everyone". There are also reports of stabbings and shots fired, but so far police have not confirmed any details beyond stating there is an "incident".

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:15

Varadkar shared his sexual orientation with the public before a 2015 referendum on gay marriages in the country. Mumbai: Late night celebrations broke out at the Borivali residence of relatives of Leo Varadkar , who won the leadership race of his party for Ireland's Prime Ministership on Friday.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:14

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has been told the attacks are being treated as terrorist incidents and early reports suggest no Australians have been involved. President Donald Trump argued in favor of his controversial travel ban as London authorities responded to reports of a string of attacks Saturday night .

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:13

Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH128 has been re-designated to operate as MH128D and will depart from Melbourne's Tullamarine airport at 8pm local time (6pm Malaysian time) today. The device he was carrying later proved to be a portable music player. Australian counterterrorism police boarded the plane upon landing and the man was taken into custody.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:16

As a presidential candidate , Trump had called for a temporary ban on Muslim immigration to the United States and declared in a TV interview that "Islam hates us". On a visit to the Yad Vashem memorial, the president and first lady Melania Trump laid a wreath on a stone slab under which ashes from some of those killed in concentration camps are buried.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:14

But Juventus' dreams of a first Champions League title in 21 years ended in heartbreak as Madrid upped the ante, regaining their lead as Casemiro's 30-yard drive flew home via a deflection. Ronaldo, 32, earlier became the only player alongside Alfredo Di Stefano to score in three different European Cup/Champions League finals. The third goal in this game had the potential to be decisive and it came from an improbable source, with Casemiro's speculative 61st minute long-range effort ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:14

How "nonexistent" data could also be "wrong" is a bit confusing. "So Trump becomes the nominee and he is basically handed this tried and true, effective foundation", she added. He went on to say the "irony of her bashing DNC: *our* models never had [Michigan/Wisconsin/Pennsylvania] looking even close to safe". Instead, she aired a litany of grievances to explain her election-night collapse.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:14

Describing North Korea as a " clear and present danger ", he said the "pace and scope" of its nuclearisation efforts signal a "clear intent" to acquire nuclear armed ballistic missiles. "We oppose countries militarizing artificial islands and enforcing excessive maritime claims unsupported by worldwide law", he said. "The last-ditch gambling of the Trump administration for a nuclear war will only bring earlier the day when the USA mainland will turn into ashes".

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:09

The historic deal was hammered out over a period of weeks in December 2015 and went into effect on 4 November, 2016 under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change . "But I'm not sure we can believe what he's saying", McNally said of Trump. McNally said he is skeptical about the president's promises to revive manufacturing and coal mining jobs nearby in southeast Ohio.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:10

The victim has been named by the official Palestinian news agency of Wafa as Nawaf Infiaat from the northern West Bank town of Yaabad . Jewish settlements beyond the 1949 armistice lines are viewed by most worldwide leaders as illegal.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:08

The foreign ministry did not accuse any party of carrying out the hacking. Bahrain has been gripped by persistent unrest since 2011 when its Sunni rulers crushed protests led by its Shiite majority demanding a constitutional monarchy and an elected prime minister.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:08

This was the first resolution that both the U.S. and China, one of North Korea's allies, have agreed upon since U.S. President Donald Trump entered the Oval Office. The Trump administration has been pressing China aggressively to rein in its reclusive neighbour, warning all options are on the table if North Korea persists with its weapons programmes.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:07

US President Donald Trump on Thursday announced his decision to withdraw the country from the historic Paris climate agreement . "The European Union and the African Union reaffirm their strong commitment to full implementation of the Paris agreement , and call on all partners to keep up the momentum created in 2015", it said .

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:06

Wyoming's unofficial stance on climate science is one of pragmatism. The official insisted on anonymity in order to discuss the decision before the official announcement. Scientists warn that any delay in weaning the country off fossil fuels could exacerbate the negative effects of climate change for the rest of the globe.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:08

European authorities meanwhile are increasingly concerned about the threat posed by foreign fighters who went to join the Islamic State group but are now dispersing as the jihadists come under pressure on the battlefield. While Mrs May leads her initiative on countering extremism, other leaders will be pressing Donald Trump on free trade and climate change, amid concerns the US President may withdraw from the Paris Agreement on climate change.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:00

They say the gunman fled with the stolen casino chips, then forced his way into a room in an adjoining hotel and killed himself. "At this point, I disagree with the conclusion reached by law enforcement authorities that the Resorts World incident was not a terrorist act but rather a criminal case of armed robbery and arson", the Davao del Norte 1st District Representative said on Saturday.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:01

The comedian has hosted the popular New Year's Eve program with Cooper since 2007. "I understand how it offends people", Griffin said in a video statement she posted on Twitter, backpedaling after defending the photo earlier on the same day.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:01

Still holding the trophy, the Golden State Warriors fan wished her team good luck in the ongoing National Basketball Association finals. "The Bee is not only about winning but also about the experience it gives our young spellerbrities and we are very sure her experience will stay with her forever".

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:00

After the awkward handshake, Macron met with a slew of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders, including Trump during a summit. Macron, attempting to maintain the deal, put Trump, Russian President Vladimir Putin, and Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdoğan together in operating from a position of showing "strength".

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:58

Though Karunanidhi's health condition was stable, the DMK leader will not make the public appearance as per the doctor's advice. His son and DMK working president M.K. "We should jointly strengthen the struggles", he said. "I am happy to say that he (Stalin) is walking in the right direction and I am confident that one day we will speak about Stalin the same way we are speaking about his father", Gandhi said.

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:57

Following updates from police and security officials, I can confirm that the bad incident in London is being treated as a potential act of terrorism . An eyewitness tells Sky News he saw people who seemed to have been run over and people being placed in an ambulance covered in blankets. BBC reporter Holly Jones, who was on the London Bridge at the time of that incident, told the network several people were hurt after a white van swerved and hit a crowd of people while it was ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:58

Speaking at an economic forum in St. Petersburg , Putin said relations between Moscow and Washington are now at their lowest point since Cold War times. "Can you imagine something like that in the midst of a political battle!" Putin also insisted that the Syrian leader didn't use chemical weapons against his people, saying the recent attack that killed scores of civilians was a "provocation" against President Bashar Assad.

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:57

Padilla said 36 government troops have been killed in action during the ongoing clearing operations in Marawi , a Muslim majority city in Lanao del Sur province that is part of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. The rescued teachers recounted between tears and gulps of coffee and bottled water how they survived on steamed rice and rainwater over almost two weeks of air strikes, fires, and gunfire that destroyed numerous surrounding houses.

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:56

Wani's death in July a year ago had triggered a prolonged spell of unrest marked by clashes between protesters and the forces, claiming almost a hundred civilian lives. Authorities enforced a curfew across most of India-held Kashmir on Sunday, the first day of Ramazan, and partially cut telephone services in an effort to stop protests over the killing of a top militant commander.

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:55

At least six people have died after explosions at a funeral in Kabul reportedly attended by government officials, including members of parliament. A security forces tank fired warning shots into the sky. Hundreds of demonstrators demanded better security in the Afghan capital in the wake of a powerful truck bomb attack t.

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:50

Islamabad: Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain said today that there were chances of some "positive changes" in the worldwide politics which may result in resolution of Kashmir and Palestine issues. Putin said. "He's paid for holding meetings, discussing current affairs". At the Friday forum moderated by Kelly, Putin compared the US blaming Russian Federation for the hacks to " blaming the Jews ".

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:50

There was a mix of dismay and anger across the world. "We will gather all our strength - in Germany, in Europe, and in the world - to meet the great challenges of humanity, like climate change , and to successfully master these challenges".

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:48

Masked gunmen on Friday attacked two buses and a truck carrying Coptic Christians in Egypt, killing more than 20 people and wounding dozens, according to officials. Singapore's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said there were no reports of Singaporeans directly affected or injured in the Egypt incident. Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo said the Eiffel Tower lights would go dark after midnight in solidarity, as also happened on Tuesday after the Manchester Arena attack.

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:48

Trump or any other "mediator" can not expect Israel to make peace with a Palestinian state that rewards the family of any Palestinian who kills or damages an Israeli. Controversy also erupted over USA policy toward Israel earlier in the week over the White House's approach to the ultra-sensitive status of occupied Jerusalem .

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:47

They interfered.' It's like anti-Semitism: the Jews are to blame, " Putin said through a translator". "Hackers can be anywhere", Putin told Kelly. Putin said the list of allegations against Moscow "reminds me of anti-Semitism". "Even in these reports there is nothing specific but only assumptions and conclusions based on assumptions".

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:45

The witness said the van hit five to six people. Canadian officials were monitoring developments in the terrorist attack in London Saturday night, urging Canadian citizens in the British capital to avoid the area. She said she saw cops arresting someone. "He hit about two people in front of me and then three behind", Ms Jones told the BBC News Channel. Ben said: "We saw people running away and then I saw a man in red with a large blade , at a guess 10 inches (25 centimetres) long, ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:46

We need the Travel Ban as an extra level of safety! Trump's travel ban - which, among other things, would temporarily block entry into the U.S. from six Muslim-majority countries - has been blocked by a number of federal court decisions. Police said shots had been fired. The police were urging the public to run to a place of safety, or hide if they can not. People were told to hide and put their cellphones on silent as police searched for assailants.

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:41

Macron's government says it backs United Nations -mediated peace talks in Geneva. " Any use of chemical weapons would results in reprisals and an immediate riposte, at least where France is concerned", Macron said at a joint news conference with Putin in which he added that his aim was the fight against terrorism in the country.

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:43

British Transport Police said casualties were reported after an incident that may have involved a van and a knife attack, the BBC said, while the London Ambulance Service said it was sending multiple resources to the incident. At least 30 people have been taken to six hospitals following the incidents at London Bridge and Borough Market in London. British media reported that more than one person had been killed in the rampage.