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Iran Guards claim US, Saudi 'involved' in Tehran attacks

The Iranian Interior Ministry explained that the terrorists, who were disguised as women, entered the building via the main entrance. The Fars news agency said at least two people had been killed ...

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130 imams refuse to perform Islamic burials for terrorists

130 imams refuse to perform Islamic burials for terrorists

Leaders of the Jabir Bin Zayd Islamic Centre in Barking, a short walk from attacker Butt's family home in London , said their thoughts and prayers were with the victims and their families. Accordin...

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Qatar throws monkey wrench into OPEC's oil price support plans — BUSINESS REPORT

However, that is still down around 8 percent from the open of futures trading on May 25, when an OPEC-led policy to cut oil output was extended into the first quarter of 2018. Steps taken include pr...

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Intel. Director Facing Senate Amid Claims of Trump Pressure

Intel. Director Facing Senate Amid Claims of Trump Pressure

In his first public remarks since Trump fired him last month, Comey is expected to tell the Senate Intelligence committee that Trump asked him during a meeting in the Oval Office to end the Federal Bu...

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Qataris banned from boarding flights to UAE: Etihad

The bottom line is that nobody knows how Trump's boast-of-the-day will affect the air base or American commercial interests or relations with other nations or the bigger power rivalry between Saudi A...

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Majorities Doubt Word of Comey, Trump on Russia Investigation

Majorities Doubt Word of Comey, Trump on Russia Investigation

All facing questions about President Trump. "That will be fair game for questions - and I suspect that Director Comey will give us direct answers", said Senate Intelligence Committee Senator Angus Kin...

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Madhya Pradesh: 18 charred to death in cracker's factory blast in Balaghat

Madhya Pradesh: 18 charred to death in cracker's factory blast in Balaghat

The police opened fire in the air and the farmers dispersed, but reports say the police fear they will regroup in larger numbers. Shivraj Singh Chouhan too convened his council of ministers, and t...

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London terror attacks: British police makes one more arrest in Ilford

Saturday's attack was the third in as many months involving suspects who had been on the radar of British authorities. A similar attack in March on Westminster bridge , carried out by 52-year-old...

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More curbs on Qatar possible in Gulf crisis, says UAE official

The Gulf Cooperation Council is viewed as one of the most influential in the Middle East. According to a local news channel, bringing about sentiments in Qatar's support on social media is a cyber-c...

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Scooter Braun hails 'unbelievable' Ariana Grande after One Love Manchester performance

Scooter Braun hails 'unbelievable' Ariana Grande after One Love Manchester performance

To donate £5 to the We Love Manchester fund, text LOVE to 70507. This kind of support is quantifiable to the love that clearly went into organising such an emotional evening for Manchester by Ariana ...

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Hamas says Saudi push to isolate it regrettable

The adviser repeated a statement released hours earlier which said the news agency had been hacked, seeming unaware that Reuters had already reported the denial. "We have not asked for mediation, we b...

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UAE says more Qatar curbs possible, warns against Iran involvement

Qatar hosts one of the largest United States military bases in the region. Saudi Arabia and others cut ties with Qatar this week, accusing it of supporting extremists. Qatar has denied the a...

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Wanstead attack: Nursery worker 'slashed'

Wanstead attack: Nursery worker 'slashed'

The white woman, who is in her 30s, was said to have been left in "shock" after she was set upon by a trio "dressed all in black" as she walked to work. Obviously it's a shock, she's in shock. She s...

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A Visibily Irritated LeBron James Fires Back at Reporter's Question

A Visibily Irritated LeBron James Fires Back at Reporter's Question

Things turned out OK for the Cavs in 2016. This is the first time two teams have met three straight times in the NBA Finals . "But you know it's definitely possible". "No matter if he's making them...

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Senegal recalls ambassador in Qatar, backs Saudi Arabia

Asked about the policies of U.S. President Donald Trump in the Middle East, Gabriel said Germany did not support a policy of "pure confrontation" against Iran . - The Kremlin said Russian President...

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Ariana Grande Holds Benefit Concert for Manchester Attack Victims

With the 10 million pounds raised by the British Red Cross , TIME reported this morning that they've raised more than $ 13 million USA dollars for the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund . A simi...

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Attacker blows himself up in front Iran parliament

Attacker blows himself up in front Iran parliament

That attack occurred at the same time as a shooting in the Iranian parliament, in which at least three people were injured after an attacker stormed the building in central Tehran , according to ...

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UK's Boris Johnson: 'No reason' to cancel Trump state visit

Khan was interviewed early this morning on the BBC's Breakfast News show, and was asked directly whether President Trump was welcome in the city. "Even the US ambassador to London broke rank...

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London Terror attack: Police conducts fresh raids

Butt was known to the police and MI5, but, police said, "there was no intelligence to suggest that this attack was being planned and the investigation had been prioritised accordingly". No details hav...

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Panic buying in Qatar are isolated incidents, says embassy

It was unclear how Trump's broadside against Qatar might affect the USA -led coalition fighting IS. Egypt , Yemen, Libya and the Maldives also severed ties with Qatar. Federation Internationale de Fo...

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At least 12 dead in Tehran attacks

The state news agency IRNA said at least two security guards were killed and about 30 people were wounded. That attack occurred at the same time as a shooting in the Iranian parliament, in which a...

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Iran shootings: Parliament and Khomeini shrine attacked

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. Ebrahim Ghanimi, wh...

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Terror strikes United Kingdom again, as 3 suspects rampage London, killing 6

Just a day after the United Kingdom went through another tragic evening, this time in London , the USA singer held the special One Love Manchester concert to honour and raise funds for the victi...

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Explosion near Afghan mosque kills at least 7

On May 31, a massive truck bombing of the Afghan capital's diplomatic section killed more than 150 people and injured hundreds of others, including foreigners. But shortly after the president opened t...

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London Police name 2 suspects in attacks

A man pictured calmly taking his pint of beer with him as other people fled past him during Saturday's deadly attack in London has been cast as an unlikely hero who encapsulates British humor and de...

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Comey statement: Trump expected 'loyalty,' called Russia 'a cloud' that impaired ability

Comey statement: Trump expected 'loyalty,' called Russia 'a cloud' that impaired ability

Or simply to accurately report Trump was in the clear (which he may or may not have been at that point)? Comey's statement came hours after two top United States spy agency chiefs skirted question...

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Trump Credits Himself for Saudi-Led Break With Qatar

Trump Credits Himself for Saudi-Led Break With Qatar

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday that isolating Qatar, including the use of sanctions, would not resolve any problems, adding that Ankara would continue to do everything in its power t...

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White House defends Trump's tweets

White House defends Trump's tweets

His rants and outbursts often steer the news cycle, guiding conversation due to their uncensored and blunt commentary. "I have not had a discussion with him about that", Spicer told ABC's Jonathan K...

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Election 2017: Lawyers back the Tories as vote looms

Election 2017: Lawyers back the Tories as vote looms

May is fighting to push her message that she is a "strong and stable" leader compared with Corbyn, able to fight Britain's corner in Brussels , where formal Brexit talks are due to start on June 19...

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Singapore out of top 20 most expensive locations for expats

Singapore out of top 20 most expensive locations for expats

ECA International (which stands for "Employment Conditions Abroad") has been conducting research into the cost of living for expatriate employees for over 45 years. All other ranked locations in Jap...

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USA 'on the wrong side of history' on climate: French UN envoy

USA 'on the wrong side of history' on climate: French UN envoy

Former Vice President Joe Biden also jumped in the fray, tweeting that, "Exiting #ParisAgreement imperils USA security and our ability to own the clean energy future". "The US president's statement...

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Bayern Munich defend the club's close ties to Qatar

Bayern Munich defend the club's close ties to Qatar

UAE carriers Emirates, Etihad, flydubai and Air Arabia, as well as Saudi Airlines had all announced the suspension of flights to and from Qatar as of Tuesday morning. Qatar should communicate with the...

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Twelve dead in twin Tehran attacks

Twelve dead in twin Tehran attacks

An Iranian policeman looks out of the parliament's building in central Tehran, Iran , June 7, 2017. In spite of being in the heart of the wider Middle East, being involved in a number of global dis...

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Emirati diplomat to AP: 'Nothing to negotiate' with Qatar

A top Emirati diplomat said Wednesday "there's nothing to negotiate" with Qatar over a growing diplomatic dispute about the energy-rich nation's alleged funding of terror groups, signaling Arab coun...

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Comey to Congress: President Trump told him

Comey to Congress: President Trump told him "I need loyalty"

Comey is set to testify Thursday before the Senate intelligence committee. "I didn't move, speak, or change my facial expression in any way during the awkward silence that followed". "He is not going ...

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Trump speaks to Saudi king as Gulf crisis deepens

Qatar has denied the allegations. Kuwait's emir has been trying to mediate to put an end to the escalating conflict. Trump says on Twitter that it was good to see that his visit to Saudi Ara...

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Trump Petitions Supreme Court To Review Travel Ban

Trump Petitions Supreme Court To Review Travel Ban

The Justice Department asked the Supreme Court Thursday to break its losing streak in lower courts and revive President Trump's travel ban on immigrants from six predominantly Muslim nat...

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French officials: Notre Dame police attacker was doctoral student

French officials: Notre Dame police attacker was doctoral student

But he said he "fell off his chair" when he saw the news of his implication in an attack. Authorities have not released the name of the suspect but said he was carrying identification that showed he...

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Arab countries are turning on Qatar - What does it mean for Israel?

Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani told Qatar-based Al Jazeera TV that Qatar would not retaliate, hoping Kuwait would help resolve the dispute. Qatar faced a similar crisis in 2...

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Qatar crisis deemed unlikely to hurt Thai oil and gas trade

Qatar crisis deemed unlikely to hurt Thai oil and gas trade

Qatar-based broadcaster Al-Jazeera said Tuesday Saudi Arabia's decision to shut its office in the kingdom as part of the diplomatic crisis in the Gulf was "unjustified". On Monday, Deputy White Hous...

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