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Grenfell Tower fire: 79 people are dead or missing presumed dead

Grenfell Tower fire: 79 people are dead or missing presumed dead

Aluminum cladding with insulation sandwiched between two panels has been blamed for helping to spread flames in major fires in many parts of the world, including blazes in the Middle East, Europe, Asi...

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United Kingdom official: Fire building materials broke rules

The BBC understands about 70 may have died. "We must also prepare people for the awful reality that some people may not be identified due to the intensity of the fire". Cundy said the "complex" and ...

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Gillespie, Northam Win GOP and Democratic Primaries in Virginia Governor's Race

As it is, Stewart proved it is very hard to move too far to the right for a primary in today's GOP. Bernie Sanders by championing progressive ideals that could be tested on the national stage. His r...

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So it begins: Britain kicks off Brexit negotiations with European Union

Anxious by immigration and loss of sovereignty, Britain voted past year to end its four-decades-old membership of the 28-country bloc - the first state ever to do so. Of the 35 per cent of Labour ...

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Paris police operation underway on Champs-Elysees shopping district

A Kalashnikov rile, handguns and gas bottles were found in the auto, sources told AFP . A white auto is standing in the middle of the empty avenue with one door open and sniffer dogs have been se...

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Pakistan thrashes India to win Champions Trophy

Pakistan thrashes India to win Champions Trophy

Nasirul Islam said: "Disheartened by the match result, Bidyut committed suicide by jumping in front of a running train Sunday night". The bowlers then produced a superb spell as they reduced the m...

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Special Counsel Robert Mueller Investigating Jared Kushner's Finances

The Justice Department's investigation into Russian involvement in the 2016 election is looking at Kushner's multiple roles in the Trump administration, including the Trump campaign's 2016 data analyt...

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Trump attorney says president not under investigation despite his tweets

Earlier, Rosenstein had authored an extensive and publicly-released memorandum recommending former FBI-chief James Comey's firing. Peter Carr, a spokesman for the Mueller team, declined to comment...

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Driver plows van into Muslims leaving London mosque in suspected terror attack

The Prime Minister said that police were able to respond to initial reports of an incident within one minute, and were treating it as a terrorist incident within eight minutes. "This big van just ...

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Police investigating latest London attack as terrorism

The van hit a group that was helping a man who had collapsed outside the Finsbury Park Mosque . Mohammed Kozbar, the chairman of the Finsbury Park mosque, called for police and the government to ...

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Grenfell Tower disaster: Death toll rises to 79

The 24-story tower that once housed up to 600 people in 120 apartments is now a charred ruin. Two British officials have said that new exterior cladding used in a renovation of Grenfell Tower may ...

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British PM Theresa May condemns 'sickening' terror attack on Muslims

British PM Theresa May condemns 'sickening' terror attack on Muslims

Mobile phone footage taken by one of those who crowded round the police van seems to show the arrested 48-year-old man blowing a kiss at the person recording the video, reported The Independent . A m...

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One Dead, 10 Injured After Van Rams Into Crowd At London Mosque

A vehicle struck pedestrians near a mosque in north London early Monday morn. "The Muslim Community in this area is horrified at this incident and is concerned and shocked at the events". "My friend...

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Vehicle hits rams into pedestrians in London, police say 'number of casualties'

Vehicle hits rams into pedestrians in London, police say 'number of casualties'

She said her thoughts were with the injured, their loved ones and emergency officials who responded to the incident. Police are investigating whether a man who died at the scene was killed by the att...

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UAE urges Turkey to pursue balanced policy in Qatar crisis

Saudi Arabia , UAE , Bahrain , Egypt and a number of other countries severed diplomatic and economic relations with Qatar on June 5, accusing it of supporting " terrorism " and Iran . In their app...

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Mali official says at least 2 dead in attack

Two people are dead after a luxury resort outside Mali's capital Bamako came under attack by gunmen on Sunday. France is pressing the UN Security Council to quickly adopt a resolution to fund ...

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London Police: 1 Dead, 10 Injured In Terror Attack Outside Mosque

London Police: 1 Dead, 10 Injured In Terror Attack Outside Mosque

One man was trapped under the van and people tried to lift up the vehicle to free him. According to eyewitness Abdul Rahman, the driver yelled he wanted to "kill all Muslims " before he was tackl...

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79 people presumed dead in London high-rise fire

As London Fire and Rescue Service continued their search of the building, looking for victims, the outpouring of grief mixed with anger grew. He says it may be necessary for numerous outmoded towe...

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Believed to Have Died in London High-Rise Fire

Police Commander Stuart Cundy gave the new figure during a statement outside Scotland Yard, saying it includes both people who were confirmed dead and others who are missing and presumed dead. Trade M...

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London mosque attack suspect now arrested on terror grounds

London mosque attack suspect now arrested on terror grounds

The statement says: "One man was pronounced dead at the scene". Met Police commissioner Cressida Dick said: " London has woken up to the news of another appalling attack on our city". Prime M...

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Grenfell Tower: Number of people presumed dead up to 79

The previous figure given was 58. Mr Cundy said the search and recovery operation was still being carried out in the burnt-out tower. "And it is incredibly hard to describe the devastation in some p...

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JK Rowling corrected a Finsbury Park attack headline

One man has died and ten have been injured after a man drove a van into worshippers near Finsbury Park and Muslim Welfare House. "It appears from eyewitness accounts that the perpetrator was motivat...

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Israel Denies Daesh's Claim of Responsibility for Deadly Jerusalem Attack

Hearing reports on a police radio of gunfire at an East Jerusalem holy site several blocks away from the Old City, a group of Israeli border police near the Old City's Damascus Gate was prepar...

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Suspected jihadists attack resort outside Mali's capital

Mali special forces spokesman and commanding officer Modibo Naman Traore says at least four people have been killed in the attack by jihadis at Le Campement Kangaba on the outskirts of Bamako, Mali's ...

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One Dead, Multiple Injured in Attack Near London Mosque

One Dead, Multiple Injured in Attack Near London Mosque

Police say no other suspects have been identified, but their investigation continues. "It was horrendous", Khalid said. "This is a terrorist attack ", said Abdul. What happened on Monday morning is...

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58 confirmed or presumed dead after London blaze

Shortly after the fire had died down, news of residents being saved by Muslim residents emerged after several said they were woken by people who were up for suhoor. "It may well be the defining outcom...

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FLDS leader Lyle Jeffs arrested

Authorities had been looking for Jeffs since June 2016 when he slipped out of his Global Positioning System ankle monitor and fled from a Salt Lake City house where he was on supervised home releas...

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British PM vows to fight terrorism, extremism

Two were treated on site. I want to kill Muslims.' I hit him on his stomach. and then me and the other guys. we held him to the ground until he couldn't move. Police arrested the man soon after. Wit...

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Former Obama aide on Cuba: Trump, GOP lawmakers don't believe in freedom

Back in Washington, Trump's critics warned that his clampdown on dealings with Cuban military-run tour firms and on private United States travel to the communist-run island would only impoverish ordin...

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France's Macron to reshuffle government after parliament win

France's Macron to reshuffle government after parliament win

Official statistics showed turnout at a near 60-year low, revealing a high degree of election fatigue after four votes in under two months. The vote comes just a month after 39-year-old Macron, a fo...

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A look at what is ahead now that Brexit talks have started

A look at what is ahead now that Brexit talks have started

Mr Davis - who earlier said he was hoping to negotiate a "deal like no other in history" - said the bonds between the United Kingdom and European Union would continue after Brexit . The Times also re...

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Southern Baptist Convention Votes to Officially Denounce Alt-Right

Just one of the committee's members is black this year, McKissic said. The presentation of both the "alt-right" and the "moral leadership" resolution at the SBC's annual meeting this week - and ...

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Trump Fumes Over Russia Investigation in Morning Tweets

Trump Fumes Over Russia Investigation in Morning Tweets

The denial comes days after Trump appeared to confirm he is being investigated, sending a tweet complaining that he is the target of a " witch hunt ". US President Donald Trump has issued a stream o...

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Death toll in Portugal forest fires rises to 62

Death toll in Portugal forest fires rises to 62

The wildfire raged across central Portugal , with authorities saying 61 have been killed so far and 59 more injured. The government announced a raft of new measures against wildfires in March. So...

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So it begins: Britain kicks off Brexit negotiations with EU

At a press conference in Brusels tonight the two negotiators struck a friendly tone as they shared a platform at the end of the first day of the talks. For that reason, Brussels wants as a priority ...

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9/11 detainees can't sue top US officials

The men claimed that former United States attorney general John Ashcroft , former Federal Bureau of Investigation director Robert Mueller and a former Immigration and Naturalization Services commis...

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Official London Grenfell fire toll at 79, say police

Official London Grenfell fire toll at 79, say police

Officials don't know exactly how many people were in the 24-story building when the fire broke out early Wednesday. Mrs May was hustled away under heavy police guard from a meeting with residents ...

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Special counsel is reportedly investigating Kushner's business dealings

Special counsel is reportedly investigating Kushner's business dealings

Kushner, Donald Trump's son-in-law and one of his favored advisers, as well as other business associates close to the president and his campaign are being looked into by Mueller, anonymous sources tol...

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Champions Trophy win a massive boost for Pakistan cricket: Mickey Arthur

Champions Trophy win a massive boost for Pakistan cricket: Mickey Arthur

Fakhar Zaman hit a maiden one-day worldwide century to set up a thrilling victory against India , who had been strong favourites to lift a second successive title. They were eventually dismissed for...

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Darjeeling Unrest: Rajnath Appeals for Calm

Thirty-five security personnel, including an India Reserve Battalion officer, were injured during widespread clashes between GJM activists and the police on Saturday. The situation turned violent ...

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