by | June 08, 2017 | 04:37

Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello said the ban took effect Tuesday, but there is no plan yet to repatriate the more than 200,000 Filipino workers in Qatar. A total of 27 flights from Dubai to Doha had been scheduled for Tuesday and the Dubai Airports website showed all flights to Doha had been cancelled.

by | June 08, 2017 | 04:37

David Rank , no.2 @USEmbassyBJ , has resigned , sources say. Charge d'affaires officer David Rank was set to be replaced by former Iowa Gov. Terry Brandstad, who was confirmed as ambassador to China on May 22 but hadn't yet arrived to the post .

by | June 08, 2017 | 04:31

The frustration between Trump and Sessions has gone both ways, with Justice Department officials upset that the President's tweets and comments caused problems for Sessions and Rosenstein in the wake of the Comey firing. White House officials call the president "the most effective messenger" of his agenda, and he'll continue to use social media to push his message. The FAKE MSM is working so hard trying to get me not to use Social Media.

by | June 08, 2017 | 04:30

British Prime Minister Theresa May says police are also still working to determine the identities of all the victims, but that so far it is known they include people of several nationalities. London Mayor Sadiq Khan is calling on the British government to cancel a state visit from President Trump after Trump criticized his response to this weekend's terror attacks in London .

by | June 08, 2017 | 04:27

Khan warned that the proposed cuts would lead to the loss of thousands of community police officers who "act as the eyes and ears of the security services, providing the intelligence and information that allows us to disrupt attempted terrorist attacks".

by | June 08, 2017 | 04:27

The Labour mayor told the BBC that the responsibility for the bloodshed lies with the attackers but said that "there's no doubt that fewer police officers means we are in more danger". Italian authorities said he was put on a Europe-wide terror watchlist after the incident, with information shared with MI5. An Italian official confirmed to the Guardian that Italian authorities alerted their British counterparts when Zaghba moved to London.

by | June 08, 2017 | 04:29

Saturday night's rampage, in which Butt, Zaghba and Rachid Redouane drove into pedestrians on London Bridge before slitting throats and stabbing people in the bustling Borough Market area, was Britain's third Islamist attack in as many months.

by | June 08, 2017 | 04:20

Ms Carter , now 20, is charged with involuntary manslaughter . " Conrad Roy was on this path to take his own life for years". A 20-year-old woman went on trial in the U.S. "She researched logistics and reassured him that he was likely to succeed". "The prosecution has to be able to prove that the text messages pushed the victim over the edge in this case or she walks", Attorney Aron Keller of told Inside Edition.

by | June 08, 2017 | 04:20

The bench then listed the matter for hearing on June 15. The petitioners include a cattle trader P U Kunju Muhammed as well as MLA Hibi Eden along with Kozhikode district meat workers association. It was seen that the exhaustive definition given in the rules for "animal market" had created a situation where only those persons who rear cattle in their houses/farms alone would be able to slaughter them.

by | June 08, 2017 | 04:17

The news of 200 BJP workers wanting to quit comes less-than a month after Bernard Marak, the District President of the BJP in West Garo Hills, quit over the same reason. And as the BJP is looking to make inroads in the north-eastern states, leaders of its own party quitting over a beef ban seem like a cause of concern for the party.

by | June 08, 2017 | 04:12

With the win, the Warriors set an National Basketball Association record for most consecutive playoff victories at 14. Become a subscriber to the Trinidad Express Newspapers for access to all our articles via our vNEWS. "Are you a smart guy?" he shot back. Mayor Ed Lee and the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department announced Monday that The City will broadcast Wednesday's Game 3 live on a enormous outdoor screen.

by | June 08, 2017 | 04:16

According to Mr. Zolfaghari, a second attacker was shot dead near the shrine. It was not clear whether the death toll of 12 included the attackers or whether the victims were killed in both incidents or only at the Parliament, BBC reported .

by | June 08, 2017 | 04:14

Quoting Cardinal James Hickey, who was Archbishop of Washington from 1980 to 2000, the archbishop said that "a good Catholic is a good American because the practice of virtue also leads to good citizenship and there is no dichotomy between faith and life if we cultivate and practice virtue".

by | June 08, 2017 | 04:04

May's Conservative Party's lead over Labour has narrowed markedly from 20 points or more, when she called the election in April to a range between one and 12 points now, although the Conservatives are still widely expected to win a majority.

by | June 08, 2017 | 04:02

The announcement comes a day before James Comey is scheduled to testify before the Senate intelligence committee about allegations of Russian meddling in the USA election and ties between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin. During tense times, Christie said, he would make one call: to Wray. Wray was among the top Justice Department officials who planned to resign en masse with Comey and then-FBI Director Robert Mueller after top White House officials attempted in 2004 to reinstate a ...

by | June 08, 2017 | 04:00

Trump in a tweet early Wednesday described Wray as "a man of impeccable credential". "Details to follow", Trump wrote on Twitter. The president met last week with candidates for the Federal Bureau of Investigation director post, including Wray, according to White House spokesman Sean Spicer.

by | June 08, 2017 | 03:59

It is the worst split between powerful Arab states in decades. "Qatar, it appears, is being more or less completely isolated and existentially targeted", he added. Pentagon spokesman Jeff Davis tried to quell concerns about the future of Al-Udeid, stressing there had been "no impact" on U.S. military operations in Qatar "and we don't anticipate there will be".

by | June 08, 2017 | 03:56

In the United Kingdom, the Guardian newspaper reported the win with the headline " Leo Varadkar , gay son of Indian immigrant, to be next Irish PM". Kenny has been prime minister since 2011 and oversaw the country's 2015 vote legalizing gay marriage . "When my father travelled 5,000 miles to build a new home in Ireland, I doubt he ever dreamed his son would grow up to become leader", he said .

by | June 08, 2017 | 03:58

Government forces have bombarded Marawi with air strikes and waged fierce street battles with hundreds of gunmen since they began a rampage through residential areas waving the flags of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. They have threatened to kill the hostages unless government forces pull back. Six policemen were "missing in action", the Philippine National Police reported on Wednesday.

by | June 08, 2017 | 03:59

It said the internal system glitch caused double posting of transactions from April 27 to May 2, 2017 as of Tuesday. BPI also assured its clients that transactions and account balances will be maintained, taking away fears that they might lose their money.

by | June 08, 2017 | 03:57

The statement also offered condolences to the Iranian people and the bereaved families of victims of the attacks. Iranian policemen evacuate a child from the parliament building in Tehran on June 7, 2017 during an attack on the complex. The IS group often claims attacks around the world, even when links to the group can not be confirmed and appear dubious. The Chief Executive of Afghanistan Abdullah Abdullah also denounced the "cowardly terrorist" attacks.

by | June 08, 2017 | 03:52

One of the most powerful moments was when the Parrs Wood High School Choir performed Grande's "My Everything" with the singer. Rachel and Ellie Crowcroft attended the One Love Manchester benefit concert at the Emirates Old Trafford ground on Sunday, 4 June.

by | June 08, 2017 | 03:53

Witnesses said the attackers were shooting from the fourth floor of the parliament building down at people in the streets below. "Some coward terrorists infiltrated one of the buildings of Parliament". Iran's intelligence ministry said it had arrested another "team" plotting a third attack, says Reuters . The group, which also has bases in Pakistan, is believed to be significantly weakened after its leader Abdolmalek Rigi was captured and executed by Iran in 2010.

by | June 08, 2017 | 03:51

Wray is a personal attorney for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie , a major supporter of Trump who is often mentioned as a possible future high-ranking administration post. She told reporters she needs time to review his credentials. Another GOP senator was more cautious. Jeff Sessions of Alabama, awaited confirmation.

by | June 08, 2017 | 03:26

Comey said the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Department of Justice had been reluctant to make public statements, to avoid having to publicly correct them later should the situation change. He then said, 'I need loyalty.' I replied , 'You will always get honesty from me.' He paused and then said, 'That's what I want, honest loyalty.' I paused, and then said, 'You will get that from me.'.

by | June 08, 2017 | 03:20

We expect a decline in investment in the renewable energies sector, as well as job losses. The signers agree the Paris Agreement is a blueprint for job creation, stability and global prosperity and that accelerating the US transition to clean energy is an opportunity - not a liability - to create jobs, spur innovation, promote trade and ensure American competitiveness.

by | June 08, 2017 | 03:20

Iran is deeply involved in the fight against ISIS , both in Iraq and Syria, and together with Russian Federation is a major backer of the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. The ISIS group often claims attacks around the world, even when links to the group can not be confirmed and appear dubious. In a co-ordinated attack on the mausoleum of revolutionary leader Ayatollah Khomeini in the south of the city, a female suicide bomber blew herself up as more armed assailants entered ...

by | June 08, 2017 | 03:19

Both killers lived in Barking, east London , and it is not yet known how the two men knew each other - with work to understand more about the trio and their connections still under way. Detectives would like to hear from anyone with information about the men, particularly places they may have frequented and their movements in the days and hours before the attack.

by | June 08, 2017 | 03:17

President Serzh Sargsyan and prime minister Karen Karapetyan sent letters of condolences to their Iranian counterparts Hassan Rouhani and Es'haq Jahangiri, respectively, in connection with the terrorist attacks on the Majlis of the Islamic Republic and Imam Khomeini Mausoleum in Tehran .

by | June 08, 2017 | 03:03

Corriere wrote that Zaghba was stopped at Bologna airport in 2016 when he was trying to fly to Syria and that Italian authorities had tipped off Britain about his movements. It is also reported that Butt was reported to the police as a potential danger two years ago. But inquiries established no intelligence or evidence to suggest any terrorist activity or that an attack was being planned, assistant police commissioner Mark Rowley said.

by | June 08, 2017 | 02:54

The two - who are not identified - appear to have been killed by the ISIS terrorists, and are believed to be among the 12 victims of the attack . The reports said Iran's security forces neutralized one terrorist, another one committed suicide.

by | June 08, 2017 | 02:56

Adel al-Jubeir also addressed claims Qatar had drafted in the FBI to investigate how its state-run news agency was "hacked" in an incident that first rocked diplomatic relations. Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, his son, became Qatar's ruling emir in 2013, but Sheikh Hamad still looms large in the tight, insular world of Qatari ruling family politics.

by | June 08, 2017 | 02:51

Another question was whether the mounting crisis would impede regional unity on fighting the Islamic State group and other extremist threats in the region, although US military and diplomatic officials have thus far insisted they anticipate no change to cooperation on those efforts.

by | June 08, 2017 | 02:41

She chaired a meeting of the government's emergency response committee, COBRA, on Monday to discuss the response to the attack. "We will have more armed policing on and near the bridges and people should be prepared for that". World leaders issued statements condemning Saturday night's atrocity, but US President Donald Trump sparked a row by attacking the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan , on Twitter.

by | June 08, 2017 | 02:34

The department adds that while Butt "was known to the police and MI5", the agencies had no reason to believe he was involved in planning the attack. But the focus of attention remains on Butt , who had featured prominently in a 2016 Channel 4 documentary about extremists linked to the jailed preacher Anjem Choudary .