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Third London attacker was known to United Kingdom security services

Third London attacker was known to United Kingdom security services

All three men were confronted and shot dead by armed officers within eight minutes of the first call. The police said Butt was known to them and the MI5, but there had been no evidence of the at...

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Trump may live-tweet James Comey's testimony

The Justice Department announced the Georgia woman's arrest Monday as The Intercept reported that it had obtained a classified report suggesting Russian hackers attacked a US voting software suppl...

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J&K: Militant seen at Hizbul commander Sabzar Bhat's funeral surrenders before police

J&K: Militant seen at Hizbul commander Sabzar Bhat's funeral surrenders before police

It may be recalled that a video of his had surfaced during the funeral of Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist , Sabzar Ahmed. A young militant who displayed weapons at the funeral of Hizbul commander Sabz...

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Qatar Points to 'Fake News' Amid Diplomatic Crisis

The United Arab Emirates has tightened the squeeze on fellow Gulf state Qatar by threatening anyone publishing expressions of sympathy towards it with up to 15 years in prison, and barring Qatari pa...

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Spicer taking on 'extra' White House duties

Spicer taking on 'extra' White House duties

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 w...

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Family pays tribute to Canadian victim of London attack

Family pays tribute to Canadian victim of London attack

On Saturday pedestrians were mowed down by a van on London Bridge before attackers stabbed people in Borough Market , killing seven. Khuram Shazad Butt, 27, from Barking, was a British citizen bo...

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Trump tried to have top intel officials shut down Comey's Russian Federation investigation

Trump tried to have top intel officials shut down Comey's Russian Federation investigation

But just two days before Comey's testimony, that war room has yet to materialize and multiple sources said its creation is effectively on hold until Trump fleshes out his legal team to represent him o...

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Third London Bridge attacker named

Third London Bridge attacker named

There has been no official comment on the reports from United Kingdom authorities, but Scotland Yard said Zaghba was not a police or MI5 "subject of interest". "At any one time MI5 and police are ...

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Trump's Tweets on Qatar-Gulf Nations Split Raise Questions

He also underscored "that a united Gulf Cooperation Council is critical to defeating terrorism and promoting regional stability". Those breaking ties with Qatar are the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, B...

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Sean Spicer: Trump's tweets are considered 'official statements' by the White House

Trump has continuously - sometimes publicly - expressed his frustration with Sessions' decision to formally step back from any investigation of Russian election interference . Spicer's counterpart...

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Australia's Turnbull says Melbourne siege 'a terrorist attack'

The prime minister said there would be a "serious discussion" with the states about parole decisions for people on terror watchlists at a meeting of Coag on Friday. Mr Khayre had taken a woman who wor...

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Comey didn't want to be alone with President Trump

Comey didn't want to be alone with President Trump

For more on the alleged interaction between the president and the top intelligence official, see the story in The Washington Post . It was after Comey's refusal to drop to the probe Trump talked ...

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Germany to pull troops from Turkish base in spat with Ankara

Germany to pull troops from Turkish base in spat with Ankara

Ankara had first denied German parliamentarians the right to travel to the site for several months a year ago, angered by a Bundestag vote to recognise the Ottoman Empire's World War I-era massacre of...

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Police release 12 people held after London atrocity

Police release 12 people held after London atrocity

London's police chief has said the attackers have been identified, but the names haven't been released. The Telegraph reported that he worked at Westminster tube station, just a stone's throw f...

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Did Russian hackers plant fake news that led to Qatar crisis?

Qatar and the other Arab states fell out over Doha's alleged support for Islamist militants and Shia Iran, charges Qatar has called baseless. Trump said on Twitter, claiming his visit to Saudi Arabi...

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British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives on course for bigger majority

British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives on course for bigger majority

British Prime Minister, Theresa May reacts as she speaks to workers at a campaign event in Cross Manufacturing factory, during the battle bus tour of the United Kingdom in Bath, Britain, 31 May 2017...

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Jeff Sessions offered in recent months to resign as attorney general

Jeff Sessions offered in recent months to resign as attorney general

Asked last week if the president had confidence in Mr. Kushner, Mr. Spicer said "absolutely". But in March, Sessions chose to recuse himself from any investigations into possible Russian involvement...

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Youssef Zaghba named as third London attacker

Butt, who kept his extremists views from co-workers , despite having appeared in the Channel 4 documentary , The Jihadi Next Door, was sacked for poor attendance. At least 12 people were arrested ...

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Ariana Grande Honors Manchester Victims With All-Star Show

The show saw performances from big pop acts from both sides of the Atlantic, including local heroes Take That and Liam Gallagher, along with Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry , Justin Bieber, Little Mix...

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UK police name third attacker as new search gets underway

UK police name third attacker as new search gets underway

All three men were shot dead at the scene of the attack by officers within eight minutes of police receiving the first emergency call. Shahid allegedly provided al-Qaida terror training to Mohammed ...

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One Love Manchester Benefit Concert Raises £2m In Just Three Hours

One Love Manchester Benefit Concert Raises £2m In Just Three Hours

Backed by two singers and a guitarist, she delivered the song wearing all white, singing, "Throw your sticks and your stones, throw your bombs and your blows, but you're not gonna break my soul". Ever...

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Court declares Mamta Kulkarni, husband as proclaimed offenders

Court declares Mamta Kulkarni, husband as proclaimed offenders

A warrant under Section 82 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) was also issued by the court. In 2013, he married Kulkarni, now 45 and they have settled in Mombasa. Goswami was put behind the bars ...

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Minute's silence observed in wake of terror attack

Minute's silence observed in wake of terror attack

Trump said London Mayor Sadiq Khan had offered a "pathetic excuse" and "had to think fast on his "no reason to be alarmed" statement". Sanders said Trump was not "picking a fight with the mayor ...

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Ranking U.S. diplomat in China resigns over Trump climate decision

Ranking U.S. diplomat in China resigns over Trump climate decision

He has said withdrawing the U.S. from the 2015 Paris agreement - under which 188 countries committed to limiting rises in global temperatures - would protect the USA economy. Appointed in January 2016...

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Predators freeze out Penguins to level Stanley Cup

Predators freeze out Penguins to level Stanley Cup

They're a resilient bunch. As a result, the Penguins have been trying to figure out how to do things like get the puck up the ice and score on the power play . Gaudreau is the third undrafted rooki...

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Moscow says 'zero' proof Russian hackers involved in Qatar crisis

He name-checked " support of extremist groups", "hostile media" and "interference in affairs of other countries" as things Qatar would have to change if it wished to restore ties. It is a major USA i...

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London police arrest another attack suspect

London police arrest another attack suspect

He was allegedly on his way to Syria and was carrying only a backpack. Italian officials said suspicions about him had been shared with British authorities. A TfL spokesperson said: " Khuram Butt w...

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Jordan scales down ties with Qatar

Separately, beIn Sports, a subsidiary satellite network of Al-Jazeera, went offline in the United Arab Emirates , which was also among those to cut relations with Qatar . He didn't take sides. Durin...

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Police find body in Thames; likely 8th victim

Thomas has been missing since Saturday's terror attack on London Bridge, and police fear he may have been thrown into the river. His friend was seriously injured, but there has been no sign of Tho...

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London Bridge Attack: The Toll of Terror

London Bridge Attack: The Toll of Terror

Butt was reported to anti-terror police over fears he was attempting to radicalise schoolchildren, according to reports. Authorities suspect Butt was radicalized in the United Kingdom and not in Pakis...

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Jeff Sessions suggested he could resign amid rising tension with President Trump

Jeff Sessions suggested he could resign amid rising tension with President Trump

Trump has reportedly lashed out at Sessions in recent meetings, and on Monday fired off multiple tweets critical of the Justice Department. The legal challenge was likely written before Spicer...

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Security agencies search Jhelum hotel owned by Pakistani-born London attacker's family

Security agencies search Jhelum hotel owned by Pakistani-born London attacker's family

Reports of the search of the hotel, located on GT Road in the Mujahidabad area, were confirmed by area residents who said the search was carried out in the morning. Security agencies have subsequentl...

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#GE2017: 6 key seats that could see Tories edge out Labour

#GE2017: 6 key seats that could see Tories edge out Labour

After two deadly attacks in as many weeks it has become a battle over security. "If I am elected as prime minister on Thursday, that work begins on Friday", she said . "Cuts on this scale would m...

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Letter points to power struggle within IS in Afghanistan

Letter points to power struggle within IS in Afghanistan

Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday made another offer for talks to the Taliban, even as he hit out at Pakistan for not acting "according to the global consensus on terror" at a conference...

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George and Amal Clooney welcome twins Ella and Alexander

Clooney, 53, once Hollywood's most sought-after bachelor, Wednesday Amal in a star-studded ceremony in Italy in 2014.News of the pregnancy broke on USA chat show The Talk in February - just a week a...

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Airstrikes on Islamic State-held Syrian city kill 12

Once Raqqa falls, Deir al-Zor province in eastern Syria will be ISIS' last major foothold in Syria and Iraq . "With the worldwide coalition's warplanes and the state-of-the-art weapons they p...

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Peduto Commits Pittsburgh To Paris Climate Accord, Despite Trump's Decision To Withdraw

Almost half of America's Fortune 500 companies , including cigarette producer Philip Morris, have pledged to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, and companies like Walmart and Bank of America ha...

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Ariana Grande Honors Manchester Victims at Emotional 'One Love' Concert

But leave it to the ever-squabbling Gallagher brothers of Oasis fame to steal the spotlight. "Our response to this violence must be to come closer together, to help each other, to love more, to sing...

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What we know about the London attackers

What we know about the London attackers

All three attackers were shot dead by police , who made at least a dozen arrests in east London on Sunday and carried out further raids on Monday. "The investigation into this horrific attack is ...

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Police name 2 terrorists in London attack

Police name 2 terrorists in London attack

He was among several officers who tried valiantly to stop the attackers late on Saturday night before his colleagues arrived, reports said. It wasn't clear if that man was Butt, Redouane or the yet-un...

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