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Khan calls for cancellation of Trump state visit

Khan calls for cancellation of Trump state visit

It didn't take long for President Donald Trump to weigh in on the tragic events at London Bridge last weekend. Appearing on Channel 4 News on Monday evening, Mr Khan said Mr Trump was wrong ab...

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Syrian boy Omran Daqneesh pictured looking healthy with family at home

Syrian boy Omran Daqneesh pictured looking healthy with family at home

His older brother Ali, who was 10 years old, tragically died from injuries sustained in the bombing. He also said that he did not hear a plane above the house before the strike that injured Omran an...

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Accused leaker shared harsh opinions on Trump before arrest

As a result, a USA intelligence officer who declined to be identified in Monday's report, cautioned against drawing major conclusions because the analysis is single source and non-definitive. In the D...

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Donald Trump sons defend his criticism of London mayor

Donald Trump sons defend his criticism of London mayor

But maybe, rather than the mayor of London attacking, maybe he should do something about it. But he added: "What we need to do is make sure that we ask these questions and the police and the sec...

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London Mayor On Donald Trump: "I'm Not Tangoing With This Guy"

Hillary Clinton, defeated by Trump in November, also questioned why the US president would seek to damage a relationship with an ally, according to the Baltimore Sun. Asked why the president had misqu...

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Oil eases on oversupply, but Mideast tension and falling US stocks support

Oil eases on oversupply, but Mideast tension and falling US stocks support

USA light crude CLc1 was down 20 cents at $47.20. Hong Kong's Hang Seng index fell 0.2 percent to 25,862.99 and China's Shanghai Composite index dropped 0.5 percent to 3,091.66. Britain's pound initia...

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London Bridge attack: 2 of 3 killers identified

As the investigation expanded to look at how the men knew one another and whether they were part of a larger conspiracy, Pakistani intelligence authorities swooped Tuesday into the town of Jhelum, whe...

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London attack: Australia confirms death of two citizens

Guy's and St Thomas' hospital has confirmed that London attack victim Kirsty Boden was one of its nurses. It has been confirmed that Australian nurse Kirsty Boden is one of the seven people ...

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'Travel ban' foes threaten to use Trump tweets against him in court

'Travel ban' foes threaten to use Trump tweets against him in court

But you know, we need to look at official statements that have been filtered for the policy but meanwhile the tweets are unfiltered look as to how President Trump is looking at the world considering w...

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Saudi Arabia vs. Qatar vs. Iran

Saudi Arabia vs. Qatar vs. Iran

Qatar's Ministry of Foreign Affairs has said those are "unfounded allegations", according to an English translation of its website. US President Donald Trump has asked the Gulf states to stay un...

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London attacker has Scottish wife reports state as two terrorists named

London attacker has Scottish wife reports state as two terrorists named

In the latest outrage, three terrorists killed seven victims and injured dozens more in the London Bridge area on Saturday night. It is not clear how having more police on the beat would have prev...

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Hotel owned by London attacker's relative searched in Jhelum

Hotel owned by London attacker's relative searched in Jhelum

The three, who were wearing fake suicide vests, were shot dead late Saturday after ramming a van into pedestrians on London Bridge and then slashing and stabbing people in nearby Borough Market . T...

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Putin Tells Qatar's Emir Russia Wants Diplomatic Solution to Crises

A Qatari sports network has been blocked in the United Arab Emirates over a major diplomatic dispute. The Pentagon says the ongoing diplomatic crisis with Qatar has not and will not affect the m...

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President Trump escalates feud with London mayor after terrorist attack

President Trump escalates feud with London mayor after terrorist attack

In Mr Trump's eyes, the media covering the London attacks were "working hard to sell" Mr Khan's "excuse", he wrote in a Tweet. British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson - Khan's predecessor as ma...

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Putin calls U.S. claims about election meddling 'a load of nonsense'

About former USA national security adviser Michael Flynn , Putin said he had only a brief and passing acquaintance with him, though the two sat next to each other at a dinner in Moscow in 2015. T...

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In jab at Trump, Trudeau cites need to face climate change facts

In jab at Trump, Trudeau cites need to face climate change facts

A dog also chimed in. The two leaders also confirmed they will work in close coordination to bring the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact into force, Hagiuda said. "We need to be working together,...

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Antonio Guterres calls for two-state solution for Israel, Palestine

Israel captured the West Bank , eastern Jerusalem , the Gaza Strip , the Sinai Peninsula and the Golan Heights during the 1967 war, which broke out after Egypt, Syria and Jordan mobilized to at...

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Pentagon report cites China military build-up around world

Pentagon report cites China military build-up around world

The US Defense Department released a report saying it had reason to suspect that China could be eyeing Pakistan as a possible location for a foreign military base. Once complete, the report said Chi...

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U.S. court blocks Trumps 'Muslim ban' for the second time

A second appeals court, the 9th U.S. Circuit based in San Francisco, is also weighing the revised travel ban after a federal judge in Hawaii blocked it. Thursday's ruling against Trump's revised t...

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British PM May could win 64-seat majority: Ashcroft model estimate

He will repeat his appeal to Labour voters to "lend" him their vote in seats where the Lib Dems are the Conservatives' main rival, labelling the Tories "heartless" and "hapless" over their social ...

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Republicans wage effort to tarnish Comey ahead of Senate testimony

Republicans wage effort to tarnish Comey ahead of Senate testimony

The appearance will mark Comey's first public comments since Trump abruptly fired him last month. The Senate Intelligence Committee will hold hearings today and Thursday into the intensifying legal ...

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Trump on Comey Testimony: 'I Wish Him Luck'

The president asserted that Comey told him three times that he was not personally under investigation, while the former director's associates allege Trump asked Comey if he could back off an investiga...

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Former Panamanian Dictator Manuel Noriega Dies

Former Panamanian Dictator Manuel Noriega Dies

Noriega died tonight (late Monday)", Dominguez told AFP. He was initially sentenced in the United States in 1992, but was serving a sentence for murder in Panama when he died. Studies at a military ...

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Trump attacks 'pathetic excuse' by Sadiq Khan

The US President accused the capital's mayor of giving a "pathetic excuse" for how he reassured Londoners after seven people were killed London Bridge and in Borough Market. The mayor had told Lond...

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Qatar row: Trump claims credit for isolation

Trade sources pointed to the likelihood of shortages growing in Qatar until the crisis eased. Spicer said Trump had a very, very constructive conversation with the Emir of Qatar during his visit ...

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UK: Johnson rules out cancelling Trump's state visit

UK: Johnson rules out cancelling Trump's state visit

Khan, who became the first Muslim mayor of a major Western capital city when he was elected in 2016, in October called Trump's campaign pledge to ban Muslims from entering the USA "ignorant". Khan mad...

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No need to cancel Trump's visit to UK- Johnson

No need to cancel Trump's visit to UK- Johnson

President Trump has been widely criticized around the world for his attack on Sadiq Khan , and for trying to use the London attack to justify his proposed travel ban . He said Britain's relations...

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Ipswich Mayor Paul Pisasale no stranger to controversy

Ipswich Mayor Paul Pisasale no stranger to controversy

The mayor had only been re-elected previous year before revealing his sudden retirement, The Australian reports. The long-term mayor, who is now being treated at St Andrew's Ipswich Private Hospit...

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London Mayor Sadiq Khan: Cancel Trump state visit

London Mayor Sadiq Khan: Cancel Trump state visit

After his election previous year, Khan tweeted criticism of then-candidate Trump's rhetoric, saying that his "ignorant view of Islam could make both our countries less safe". Khan, at the time the n...

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Donald Jr weighs in to attack Sadiq Khan

Donald Jr weighs in to attack Sadiq Khan

The mayor explained that law enforcement agencies' tactics were "evolving" to meet the changing nature of terrorist attacks and that the city's police force would be more visible in the short term. ...

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Trump's post-London tweets are a bad omen

Trump's post-London tweets are a bad omen

Police said authorities killed Khuran Shazad Butt , 27, Rachid Redouane, 30, and one other man after they jumped out of a hired van that had slammed into pedestrians on the London Bridge late Sat...

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Palestinians welcome Trump decision on Israel embassy

Palestinians welcome Trump decision on Israel embassy

President Trump who paid his maiden visit to the Middle East and Israel last month gave no indication about the decision, until he made the announcement within the timeframe under law. "The question i...

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Sen. Mark Warner: Russian hacking 'much broader' than previously reported, ongoing

The indictment against victor alleges she "printed and improperly removed" classified intelligence reporting that was dated "on or about May 5, 2017". On Tuesday, the Kremlin again denied interfering ...

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Siding against ally Qatar, President Trump injects U.S. into Arab crisis

Although the United States has a large and strategically important military base in Qatar, President Donald Trump has made no secret of the fact that he supports larger regional powers like Saudi Arab...

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Trump wishes ex-FBI boss 'luck' for blockbuster testimony

A memo of one of Comey's own meetings with Trump indicate the president asked him to back off the Flynn probe, but Comey refused. "I would expect him to hew pretty closely to facts and events", said...

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Gulf crisis: Al-Jazeera slams 'unjustified' closure of Saudi office

Gulf crisis: Al-Jazeera slams 'unjustified' closure of Saudi office

DUBAI , United Arab Emirates (AP) - Kuwait tried to mediate a resumption of diplomatic and commercial ties between Qatar and several of its Arab neighbors Tuesday, while U.S. In Qatar , resid...

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London Mayor Floats Canceling Trump's UK Visit

London Mayor Floats Canceling Trump's UK Visit

Khan's remarks about not being alarmed referred to the heightened police presence in the city, not with the threat of terrorism itself. Khan responded that he had spent the last few days busy helpin...

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Blues drop late Tuipulotu for Lions clash

Blues drop late Tuipulotu for Lions clash

Anyone who watches Super Rugby will know that the only way to beat the New Zealand teams is by having free flowing attacking patterns in the loose. "He took a knock, obviously, in the weekend, and...

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'I wish him luck', says Donald Trump ahead of James Comey testimony

'I wish him luck', says Donald Trump ahead of James Comey testimony

As the briefing was wrapping up, Trump asked everyone to leave the room except for Coats and CIA Director Mike Pompeo. Two days after that, Comey approached Sessions and said he didn't want to be ...

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London Bridge attackers named; prime minister criticized before election

Later, the police tweeted that everyone arrested had been released without charges. The other two were named Monday by detectives as: Khuram Shazad Butt, 27 , from Barking, a British citizen wh...

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