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Author: 0 Mosque imam saves driver from angry mob after terror attack

A 48-year-old man was overpowered by Muslim bystanders and was restrained until he was arrested by police officers who arrived within minutes. "It was a van that mounted the pavement as men and women were leaving the mosque to go home to their families and friends and their loved ones", Jackson said.

World Media Official London Grenfell fire toll at 79, say police
Author: 0 Official London Grenfell fire toll at 79, say police

Khan described the fire as a "preventable accident that didn't need to happen", adding that the "tragedy we're seeing is a effect of the mistakes and neglect from politicians from the council and from the government". The terms of reference for a public inquiry into a fire at a London tower block that killed 79 people are being drafted and Prime Minister Theresa May knows people want answers quickly on the disaster, her spokesman said yesterday.

World Media Theresa May condemns 'sickening' terror attack on Muslims
Author: 0 Theresa May condemns 'sickening' terror attack on Muslims

Police said a man who was driving the auto has been arrested and taken to a hospital as a precaution. The BBC reports that Osborne "was held on suspicion of attempted murder and later further arrested over alleged terror offences". On March 22, a man drove a rented vehicle into pedestrians on Westminster Bridge in London and stabbed a policeman to death before being shot dead.

Author: 0 Brexit: 2018 Queen's Speech cancelled by government

Written by the PM and his or her colleagues, it outlines the Government's legislative agenda for the coming year. Ministers at the time argued it was to give Parliament more time to scrutinise the Government's heavy legislative agenda, while Labour said it was an "abuse of power" created to ease the passage of controversial legislation.

Author: 0 Kovind's name chosen with an eye on Dalit votes, says Uddhav Thackeray

Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday maintained his party's aggressive stance on the issue of the Presidential polls at the much awaited meeting with BJP president Amit Shah . "We didn't expect this from them", said Azad. He added that the party had pushed Bhagwat's name to accomplish the idea of a "Hindu Rashtra" and push legislation like the Uniform Civil Code and that of Swaminathan to ensure farmers' welfare.

Author: 0 English cardinal after mosque attack: 'Repudiate hatred and violence'

The Muslim Council of Britain (MCB) said it had been "informed" that a van had run over worshippers as they left a mosque in Finsbury Park and called for extra security at mosques. He has been taken to hospital. Mamhoud was joined by several other bystanders who formed a protective ring around the suspect until police hustled him into the back of a van, the Evening Standard reported .

World Media Mastermind behind Tehran attacks killed
Author: 0 Mastermind behind Tehran attacks killed

Alavi said the operation was carried out by security forces on Saturday in collaboration with the secret services of neighbouring countries, reports Efe news. "The ministers should explain how terrorists managed to reach the capital and hit two sensitive targets". Separately, the head of the judiciary in Fars province said seven people were detained in the southern Larestan area for possible ties to ISIS, Iran's ISNA news agency reported on Saturday.

World Media Several injured in London after reports of vehicle ramming pedestrians
Author: 0 Several injured in London after reports of vehicle ramming pedestrians

The Mayor of London , Mr Sadiq Khan , said extra police had been deployed to reassure communities, especially those observing Ramadan. "We condemn this attack committed during the holy month of Ramadan in the strongest possible terms as it has targeted innocent people, aiming to disrupt the British public order and its peaceful environment, one which is traditionally multicultural, and based on mutual respect and tolerance", the Foreign Ministry said in a statement .

Author: 0 Britain says will be 'positive and constructive' in Brexit talks

Britain faces a hefty compensation demand from the EU to cover its outstanding payments to the EU budget and contributions to EU programmes, as well as European officials' pensions. Putting a "free trade deal" in place and a building a "deep and special partnership with our friends" in Europe was at the heart of the government's negotiations, he said, as he called for people in Britain to "look to the future".

Author: 0 Mexico hold Portugal to 2-2 draw in Confederations Cup 2017

Was it the Mexican players, the referees, the video assistants or maybe the press? The goals were scored by Portugal's Ricardo Quaresma (34th minute) and Cedric Soares (86th minute), and Mexico's Javier Hernandez (42nd minute) and Hector Moreno (90th minute).

Author: 0 Iran warns missile attack on IS in Syria can be repeated

Adding to the tension, Iran launched missiles at Islamic State targets in eastern Syria on Sunday, a strike seen as a projection of military power into part of Syria identified as a top priority by Damascus and its allies. "As of June 19, Russian Defense Ministry ended its interaction with the US under a memorandum for preventing incidents and providing safe flights during operations in Syria", the ministry said in a statement.

Author: 0 Pres. Trump acknowledges he's being investigated

In a series of tweets on Friday morning the president confirmed that he was being investigated for firing James Comey on May 9th. "After 7 months of investigations & committee hearings about my 'collusion with the Russians, ' nobody has been able to show any proof", Trump also tweeted on Friday.

Author: 0 Mueller Hires 13 Lawyers for Special Counsel

Mr Trump was strongly critical of some of Mr Comey's testimony but said Mr Comey had vindicated him by saying while he was at the agency, Mr Trump was not the subject of the FBI's Russian Federation probe. Mark Corallo, a spokesman for Trump's legal team, also denounced the report , saying: "The FBI leak of information regarding the President is outrageous, inexcusable and illegal ".

World Media Multiple explosions kill 12 in Nigerian northeast
Author: 0 Multiple explosions kill 12 in Nigerian northeast

The second detonated in a house killing five persons. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attacks. Boko Haram has repeatedly targeted the strategic city, particularly its outlying communities, IDP camps and the city's university.

World Media GOP Official: Scalise Shooting Will Win Ga. Election for Us
Author: 0 GOP Official: Scalise Shooting Will Win Ga. Election for Us

Handel, a 55-year-old former Georgia secretary of state, has painted Ossoff as an inexperienced tool of national liberal interests who does not live in the district he hopes to represent. The race has also attracted star power - actor Samuel L Jackson has cut a radio ad for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee and actress Alyssa Milano was offering free rides to the polls during early voting in March.

World Media British PM Theresa May To Meet Fire Survivors In Downing Street Residence
Author: 0 British PM Theresa May To Meet Fire Survivors In Downing Street Residence

The death toll from the fire that tore through a London high-rise has nearly doubled, as residents lash out at the government's response to one of the deadliest blazes in United Kingdom history. Earlier on Friday, the prime minister spent nearly an hour speaking to patients and staff at London's Chelsea and Westminster Hospital. Residents caught up in the fire have previously condemned the relief effort as "absolute chaos".

Author: 0 Queen Elizabeth pays homage to London fire victims in minute of silence

Back in the area around Grenfell Tower , Mirna Suleiman, 26, a family friend of the first named victim, Mohammad Alhajali, claimed she and members of his family were told by the designated casualty line that there was no such list of missing people - even a day and a half after the fire had taken place.

Author: 0 Theresa May cancels the 2018 State Opening of Parliament

A deal between the Conservatives and the Democratic Unionist Party to prop up a minority government may not be reached by the time the Queen's Speech goes ahead next week, it has been revealed. it isn't so much a crisis, but the weight of legislation". This will double the length of the coming parliamentary session to two years. "It will mean we can work together to deliver a successful Brexit deal and a strong social legislative programme that delivers justice and opportunity to everyone".

Author: 0 Moment of silence for London fire victims

Survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire are being given just £10 to live on by the local council, despite millions of pounds of donations to relief funds, a volunteer has said. At a press conference Sunday, Metropolitan Police Commander Stuart Cundy said the scale of the damage " verge on indescribable ". The investigation into the fire will span a "wide range of areas", Cundy said, from its original construction, to the refurbishment and how it has been managed and maintained.

World Media Trump will clamp down on Cuban travel, trade
Author: 0 Trump will clamp down on Cuban travel, trade

The White House says it's willing to negotiate more favorable terms with Cuba, but only if the Castro regime allows free and fair elections and releases political prisoners. Trump's coming changes will mean that travelers will have to keep records of all their transactions in Cuba for five years in case the Treasury Department audits them to determine if their trips do actually fit in one of the allowed categories, POLITICO reported Thursday.

Author: 0 One dead, 35 injured in India's Darjeeling clashes

Banerjee had offered to hold talks if the GJM called off the protest. An officer of the Indian Reserve Battalion (IRB) was critically injured in the violence, while the GJM claimed two of its supporters were killed. On GJM supporters setting fire to several government offices and damaging water supply lines, the chief minister expressed concern over keeping up the supply of provisions to the hills.

Author: 0 Biju Janata Dal backs NDA Presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind

The nomination of Kovind, a Dalit leader, by the Bharatiya Janata Party appeared to have put the opposition in a quandary as the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) said it can not oppose the NDA candidate unless the opposition puts up a popular Dalit candidate.

Author: 0 Top SNP figure urges Nicola Sturgeon to drop second referendum plans

Conservatives are forecast to lose 12 seats, a turnaround from earlier predictions it might gain as many as 100. Major losses for the Scottish National Party in Britain's general election could force First Minister Nicola Sturgeon to rethink her plans for independence and her strategy on Brexit , observers said Friday.

World Media Mike Pence hires his private lawyer in Russian Federation probe
Author: 0 Mike Pence hires his private lawyer in Russian Federation probe

Pence on Thursday selected Richmond, Virginia-based attorney Richard Cullen , a chairman at McGuire Woods who previously served as a United States attorney, reports Efe news. He declined to say whether he thought Trump sought to obstruct justice, saying that would be up to Mueller to sort out. Pence has been moving to find his own lawyer for weeks, according to his aides.

Author: 0 Ronaldo painted on Russian mural that only the team can see

Now we have to think about the next match because we must win. "I would like to say something on behalf of my players". At the same time, the midfield for Mexico was the better of the two with Jonathan Dos Santos being an animal in the middle of the park and winning every loose ball, while Hector Herrera and Andres Guardado also playing their part in winning the 50/50 challenges and controlling the midfield and maintaining the ball.

Author: 0 London vehicle hits pedestrians, police say 'number' of injuries

Speaking on BBC Radio 4's World At One, Mr Wallace said: "What I can say on this case is this individual, so far as we know at the moment, was not known to us, but we are aware of a rise in the far right". A cafe owner who had pinned Osborne to the ground said he's sure the attacker would be dead if the imam hadn't intervened. Police arrested the man soon after.

World Media Man plows van into crowd by London mosque; 10 injured
Author: 0 Man plows van into crowd by London mosque; 10 injured

The 47-year-old attacker who plowed his vehicle into a group of worshipers outside a mosque in London has been arrested "for the commission, preparation or instigation of terrorism", police said Monday. Another eight people were hospitalized and two others were treated at the scene, Basu said. A man was inside in the van, I saw with my eye, and the old man was also on the ground, and I see some people were also injured.