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by | June 06, 2017 | 08:47

Her best French Open showing was in 2002 when she lost to her sister Serena in the final. Wozniacki next faces teenage Latvian Jelena Ostapenko, who knocked out Stosur 2-6 6-2 6-4 to reach her first quarter-final. I feel like I played well today, but I didn't quite figure out the solution in time. Chung forced the contest into a deciding set as play resumed on Sunday, but the world number 67 double faulted on match point to gift Nishikori a 7-5, 6-4, 6-7 (4/7), 0-6, 6-4 victory.

by | June 06, 2017 | 08:44

She said her country should not be told to "shut up" by the rest of the United Kingdom during the Brexit negotiations. Asked if she could put independence on the "backburner" as part of an anti-Tory alliance after the election , Ms Sturgeon repeated her belief that "at the end of the Brexit process people should have a choice".

by | June 06, 2017 | 08:40

Police asked passengers if anyone had any issues with the man and spoke to those who'd been seated near him. The arrested passenger was said to be calm throughout the flight and went to the bathroom once. Passenger Wendy Willett says passengers did not know about the incident until their plane had been surrounded by police in Albury. Michelle McNamara, who works for a vehicle hire company in the airport terminal, said plain-clothed police, uniformed officers, firefighters and ambulance ...

by | June 06, 2017 | 08:40

The bomb, apparently hidden inside a water or sewage tanker truck, exploded in the street near the German Embassy compound, shattering windows in homes and offices across central Kabul . The foreign ministry said voluntary returns would continue, as would the deportation of convicted criminals, people deemed a "terrorist threat" and "rejected asylum-seekers who persistently refuse to reveal their identity".

by | June 06, 2017 | 08:32

Betting that she would win a strong majority, May called the snap election to strengthen her position at home as she embarked on complicated Brexit negotiations with 27 other members of the European Union. I think they understand. Ukip member Abigail Eatock won loud applause as she told the PM: "You said you wouldn't call an election and you did". "I'm afraid there is a lesson here about Jeremy Corbyn's psychology and his politics and his naivety, with which he approaches not just ...

by | June 06, 2017 | 08:23

They said three men armed with large knives then fled the van and started attacking people at bars and restaurants in nearby Borough Market . The three men wearing fake suicide bomb vests men were shot dead by eight officers outside a pub after police opened fire with an "unprecedented" hail of 50 bullets, while a bystander was also shot.

by | June 06, 2017 | 08:19

Our nations have been working together for a very long time, bilaterally & multilaterally". "We are both convinced that our countries have to do a lot for the ecological and environmental transition and the fight against global warming", Mr Macron said, adding that France would go above and beyond its Paris agreement commitments.

by | June 06, 2017 | 08:15

Speaking on developing India-France relationships, Modi said: "We want to improve the cultural relations between India and France". Ties between the two countries have grown in recent years most notably in the defence sector with New Delhi ordering 36 French-made Rafale fighter jets.

by | June 06, 2017 | 08:18

A newly released classified document says Russian hackers attacked at least one USA voting software supplier days before last year's presidential election. "As we reported in the story, the NSA document was provided to us anonymously", Ryan Grim, the Washington bureau chief of The Intercept , said in an email.

by | June 06, 2017 | 08:11

Trump's latest missive at Khan was part of several Monday morning tweeted statements from the president. "There are serious concerns about this president's mental stability, and there are serious problems when you have a president of the United States who is so erratic, so unreliable".

by | June 06, 2017 | 08:10

The media also acclaimed that in February, its space program broke a world record when it launched 104 satellites at once. Following the U.S. sanctions, ISRO started the Cryogenic Upper Stage Project in April 1994 and began developing its own cryogenic stage.

by | June 06, 2017 | 08:01

The term has now became a top trending item on Twitter, with many users supplying tongue-in-cheek meanings. Words With Friends, the popular mobile games that closely resembles Scrabble, added President Donald Trump's tweet typo " covfefe " to the game's accepted vocabulary list.

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:58

Republican Gov. Rick Scott asked "all Floridians to pray for the families impacted by this senseless act of violence". A lone gunman appeared to single out his victims in the Orlando awning factory where he killed five people today.

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:59

Fiona Farmer, from Unite , said low pay made it hard to recruit civilian police staff: "People can earn more working for Vodafone and other call centres than they can working as police support staff". So, as Britain embarked on delicate Brexit negotiations, May pitched the race as a choice between her "strong and stable" leadership and Corbyn's "coalition of chaos".

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:50

They said that she worked in a homeless shelter until she moved to Europe to be with her fiancé, Tyler Ferguson. A memorial is planned for 6 p.m. (1 p.m. In an address to the nation on Sunday, Prime Minister Mr Turnbull said the government was aware of reports of "two Australians who have been directly affected by this attack".

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:47

On Saturday, attackers with a van mowed down pedestrians at London Bridge , then got out and began stabbing bystanders in nearby Borough Market . "If we don't get smart it will only get worse". - President Donald Trump lashed out at his own Justice Department Monday for seeking the Supreme Court's backing for a "watered down, politically correct version" of the travel ban he signed in March instead of a broader directive that was also blocked by the courts.

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:47

And, he correctly stated that climate change is the "single most pressing issue facing humanity". "Yesterday, the government of a great nation renounced its climate obligations, but a nation is not only its government", Macron said. "He must be the only person on the planet who doesn't like Paris", Hidalgo joked. Experts say such aggressive action, which has served as a blueprint for the rest of the country as well as other nations, including China , puts the western state in a prime ...

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:43

US intelligence agencies reported in January that Putin oversaw a campaign of computer hacking, fake news and propaganda meant to swing the election to the Republican candidate Trump over his Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton.Putin has denied conducting such a campaign.

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:44

This year, with the theme "Tobacco - a Threat to Development", the WNTD campaign sought to demonstrate the threats that tobacco poses to the sustainable development of countries and proposed measures that government and the public should take.

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:42

The man was arrested in the inner-city Manchester neighborhood of Rusholme. His release means 11 men remain in custody for questioning over the attack by Salman Abedi. As part of the investigation, authorities are also asking the public to help track down a blue suitcase Abedi was seen with in the days leading up to the attack.

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:43

Mrs May insisted that the election should be about choosing the best team for the forthcoming Brexit negotiations, warning that some United Kingdom politicians would be willing to "accept any deal for the sake of getting a deal", adding: "I think the danger is they'd be accepting the worst possible deal at the highest possible price".

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:36

Three Australians were caught up in the ordeal. "She said "grandad you know I'm a Hedge and I'm a fighter, I'll get over this", he said. "I$3 walked outside, walked across the road and a fight breaks out and I'm like 's--' what's going on here?' I start to walk towards it and all of a sudden a guy comes up to me with a knife, stabs me and I push him off, blood is going everywhere", he explains as he nurses his neck wound.

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:31

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Trump is simply "walking away from what he felt was an agreement that did not serve the American people well". administration to implement its worldwide commitments precisely and completely", Ghasemi said. Scientists have warned that a failure to curb unsafe climate change will lead to sea level rises, more intense storms and flooding, more extreme droughts, water shortages and heatwaves as well as massive loss of wildlife and reduction in ...

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:16

Citing the need to stay engaged with the administration, business leaders said they would remain in their advisory roles to continue working to influence White House policies. The pact is aimed at combating climate change around the world and helping nations adapt to its effects by requiring countries to present plans to reduce carbon emissions.

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:15

Irish Times points out that Varadkar, who is in a two-year relationship, will only be the fourth openly gay head of government in modern European history, following Iceland's Jóhanna Sigurdardottir, Belgium's Elio Di Rupo, and Luxembourg's Xavier Bettel.

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:16

He recalled that the SCO member states took part in the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation held in Beijing on May 14-15. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will represent Pakistan in Shanghai Cooperation Organization conference going to be held from this Thursday in Astana , Kazakhstan .

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:14

Police said on Sunday they were holding 11 people, all arrested in raids on two addresses in Barking in suburban east London . Trump had already attacked Kahn once on Twitter only hours after seven people were killed in a terror plot that involved using a truck to run people over on London Bridge and a subsequent knife attack at a nearby market.

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:14

It is well-known that North Korea is developing nuclear weapons and missiles capable of delivering those weapons to target location. He advocates a mix of diplomacy and economic incentives to get North Korea to back away from its belligerent footing.

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:05

Speaking to media for the first time since the deal was announced, Clark said it is her duty to call the Legislature as soon as possible so the house can test the confidence of government. The only thing less likely than a Liberal minority to survive the next four years in power is a coalition of the NDP backed by the growing, but still reed-thin, bulwark of the Greens.

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:03

John Conyers (D-Mich.) and Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) said they were concerned that the real estate developer was using Jared Kushner's White House post to attract foreign investors through the EB-5 visa program. Jared Kushner used to be closely involved with groups that lobbied against those reform efforts, according to the letter, including one firm that is marketing the One Journal Square project.

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:59

Ms May was heckled and laughed at by some members of the audience at Monday's TV appearance when discussing her education policy, and when Paxman asked whether the European Union would see her as a "blowhard who collapses at the first sign of gunfire" after she softened her plans on old age care.

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:53

Five employees of Fiamma , a company that manufactures awnings and other supplies for RVs, were shot and killed by what authorities are saying was a disgruntled employee who was sacked in April. "'See something, say something' is kind of tiresome", said active shooter prevention expert and author Chris Grollnek. She kept repeating " My boss is dead ".

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:46

He said: 'I would do everything I can to ensure that any threat is actually dealt with earlier on by negotiations and by talks, so that we do adhere to our obligations under the nuclear non-proliferation treaty. The Ipsos MORI poll found May's personal ratings had fallen, although she still held a 15-point lead over Corbyn on who would make the better prime minister.

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:37

Get your jellyfish catchers ready, Spongebob Squarepants is coming to Broadway at The Palace Theatre this Fall. Lily Cooper plays SpongeBob's pal Sandy Cheeks, a squirrel; Danny Skinner as another pal Patrick, a starfish; and Gavin Lee as grumpy neighbor Squidward.

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:39

London police say they can not confirm the names of people caught up in the attack. Trump has leapt on the London attacks as evidence of the need for hardline security measures in the United States, including a ban on travellers from some Muslim countries.