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by | June 07, 2017 | 15:16

Some deposit accounts do not reflect accurate balances because the processing error had caused past transactions to be either debited or credited twice, the third-largest Philippine lender by assets said in an advisory on Wednesday (June 7).

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:24

Kuwait's Emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber al-Sabah flew to Saudi Arabia for talks with King Salman bin Abdulaziz, Saudi and Kuwaiti state media reported, but gave no details on the discussions. After several Arab nations cut ties with Qatar, port authorities in Saudi Arabia, the UAE, and Bahrain have barred Qatar-flag or owned vessels from calling at their ports, thus making crude and oil product loadings in the Persian Gulf more complicated, and making large oil importers change loading ...

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:35

The reporter then inquired if Trump is concerned that his tweets could be used against him in matters like the proposed travel ban . White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders did not respond to a request for comment about Sessions' resignation offer.

by | June 07, 2017 | 14:59

The next month, Trump asked Comey to drop the investigation of Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn , and again the director demurred, according to associates. The Washington Post reported on May 22 that Trump had asked the officials to help push back against the FBI investigation into possible coordination between his campaign and Moscow, citing current and former officials.

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:57

May said she has protected police budgets and increased the number of armed officers and matched Corbyn's finger-pointing with some of her own, saying her opponent wasn't fit to safeguard Britain at a time of heightened threat. The friend described seeing Echeverria for the last time lying on the floor after confronting one of the assailants. When asked if the United Kingdom should rescind the offer of a state visit to President Donald Trump following Trump's recent criticisms of Khan, ...

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:46

The journey for Justice Department lawyers defending the ban began last January, when travelers suddenly found themselves blocked from entering the country following Trump's first executive order banning entry to people from seven Muslim-majority countries.

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:19

Trump's administration has been dogged by concerns about its ties to Russia and questions over whether Trump associates may have cooperated with Russians as they sought to meddle in last year's election on Trump's behalf. Page is one of several people associated with President Donald Trump's campaign who are being investigated by congressional committees and the Federal Bureau of Investigation over their ties to Russian Federation.

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:28

Twelve others taken into custody have since been released. Khuram B. and Rachid R. were from the multi-ethnic Barking neighborhood of east London , where police raids began shortly after the attacks Saturday night. Canadian national Chrissy Archibald, 30, was the first victim to be named. That fact provided a line of attack for Corbyn, who called on May to resign even as he said the best remedy was to vote her out.

by | June 07, 2017 | 14:58

A belt of land mines and militant checkpoints circle the city. The villages seized - Khirbet Mohsen and Khirbet al-Saba - are about 80 km (50 miles) from Raqqa city and are located 7 km south of the main road linking Raqqa and Aleppo. "The SAC and SDF began marching on Raqqah in November and have been rapidly tightening the noose around the city since their daring air assault behind enemy lines in Coalition aircraft in March to begin the seizure of Tabqah", the statement added.

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:27

The Israeli government expressed its disappointment over the signature of the waiver by the Trump administration, although an official told The Times of Israel that the move remains a "question of when, not if". He also met with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, who opposes the move as a sign that the United States has sided with Israel on the sensitive question of sovereignty over sacred ground.

by | June 07, 2017 | 14:58

Some 8,000 US military personnel are stationed at al Udeid in Qatar, the largest USA air base in the Middle East and a staging ground for US -led strikes on the Islamic State militant group that has seized parts of Syria and Iraq. Saudi Arabia, which is leading the charge, has cut off Qatar's only land crossing - and what one Saudi-friendly estimate says is as much as 40 percent of the tiny emirate's food supply.

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:57

Carter , who took the stand Monday, waived her right to a jury trial, and Judge Lawrence Moniz will decide her guilt or innocence, CBS Boston reported. The case against Carter is not without precedent, but such cases are rare and raise unusual challenges for prosecutors: To what extent can one person be responsible - and criminally liable - for the suicide of another person? The day before, authorities say, Carter had urged him to go through with his plan to commit suicide .

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:57

Although Qatar hosts the largest American military airbase in the Middle East, Trump threw his weight behind the Saudi-led effort to isolate the emirate in a surprise move on Tuesday. And it is trying to galvanize the Arab world to assume greater responsibility in fighting IS, something governments won't be able to do if they're consumed with internal spats.

by | June 07, 2017 | 14:42

A British government official who spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak about the investigation confirmed the details of the Italian report, and said the man had not been considered a "person of interest", meaning they had no reason to think he was violent or planning an attack.

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:17

Butt had featured in a Channel 4 documentary The Jihadis Next Door , broadcast past year. According to colleagues, the father of two , who was employed by Transport for London (TFL) for six months, also worked at Canada Water station in the Docklands.

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:52

Former FBI Director James Comey's upcoming testimony to Congress will be "very significant and very important to the entire investigation" into Russian meddling in last year's presidential election, former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Wednesday.

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:07

US lawmakers voted 397-0 Tuesday to pass the measure, calling for members of Erdogan's security involved in last month's incident to be brought justice. Erdogan's government summoned the US ambassador in Ankara in May to protest what it called "aggressive and unprofessional actions" by American security personnel against Turkish bodyguards during the incident.

by | June 07, 2017 | 14:53

Police said that during investigation, they found that Danish was a student of BSc (third year) at Doon PG College of Agriculture Science and Technology in Dehradun. A police spokesman identified him as Danish Ahmed of Kulangam village in Handwara. Quoting sources, News18 reported that Danish has revealed how most militants are engaged in acts of extortion and thuggery in and around areas where they operated.

by | June 07, 2017 | 14:51

As a result, a number of Middle Eastern countries - including the UAE, Saudi Arabia , Egypt , Bahrain , Yemen and the Maldives - have said they are indefinitely severing ties with Qatar. Saudi Arabia's central bank advised banks in the kingdom not to trade with Qatari banks in Qatari riyals, banking sources said. Spicer said Trump had a very, very constructive conversation with the Emir of Qatar during his visit in Riyadh.

by | June 07, 2017 | 14:34

The Islamic State terror group claimed that the men had acted on its behalf. Butt, 27, was born in Pakistan and Redouane, 30, claimed to be Moroccan and Libyan. Her family in Castlegar, B.C. released a statement Sunday through the Canadian government saying Archibald worked in a homeless shelter before she moved to Europe to be with her fiance.

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:07

Spicer, who fields a lot of questions about the meaning of the President's tweets , was asked if Trump undermines his own agenda-setting when he tweets. In the immediate aftermath of the recent London terror attack, Trump used the platform to pick a fight with London Mayor Sadiq Khan while also posting support for the United Kingdom after the attack.

by | June 07, 2017 | 14:53

Democratic Senator Joe Manchin, a member of the intelligence panel, told CBS News . The hearing on Thursday promises to be a pivotal moment for Trump's presidency, with the major television networks carrying it live. Ron Wyden, of OR, said Tuesday. A warm-up act of sorts comes Wednesday, when the same committee hears from Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats , National Security Agency (NSA) head Mike Rogers, interim Federal Bureau of Investigation director Andrew McCabe, and ...

by | June 07, 2017 | 14:21

Efforts to defuse the regional crisis - prompted on Monday when the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and others severed diplomatic ties with Qatar over alleged support for Islamist groups and Iran - showed no immediate signs of success. officials. As the forward headquarters of US Central Command, it is seen as crucial in the US-led campaign against the Islamic State group. It is a major US intelligence and military hub, with about 10,000 USA troops deployed there, and a main base for USA ...

by | June 07, 2017 | 14:47

He assailed his own Justice Department for its legal strategy to defend his travel ban , potentially creating new headaches as his administration seeks the Supreme Court's backing for the order. Rosenstein, who was selected by Mr. Sessions and filled in when it came to the Russian Federation investigation, ultimately appointed Robert S. Mueller III, a former F.B.I.

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:21

The 397 to 0 vote for the House resolution late on June 6 came after lawmakers expressed outrage over what many called a "brutal" attack on peaceful demonstrators on May 16 outside the Turkish ambassador's residence that left 11 people injured.

by | June 07, 2017 | 14:55

The dramatic leaks have at times overwhelmed Mr. Trump's policy agenda and left lawmakers eager to hear directly from Mr. Comey . The events involving Coats show the president went further than just asking intelligence officials to deny publicly the existence of any evidence showing collusion during the 2016 election, as The Washington Post reported in May.

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:08

Moving the 260 German soldiers and military equipment including Tornado reconnaissance jets from Incirlik to an airbase in Jordan will take approximately two months. Von der Leyen said the relocation would be carried out in stages in order to avoid an interruption in Germany's support for the global coalition fighting Daesh.

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:06

Police said Tuesday he lived in east London and that his family has been notified, adding that he was not considered to be a "subject of interest" to either police or the intelligence services. A TfL spokesperson said: " Khuram Butt worked for London Underground for just under six months as a trainee customer services assistant, leaving in October a year ago".

by | June 07, 2017 | 14:15

ABC News , The Washington Post and The New York Times have also verified this report. ABC/status/872218353393336320Trump has made his displeasure with Sessions public, tweeting his frustration that the attorney general was not more aggressive in defending Donald Trump's travel ban.

by | June 07, 2017 | 14:50

Zaghba, the son of an Italian mother and Moroccan father, was arrested at Bologna airport on March 15 previous year carrying a one-way ticket to Istanbul and a small rucksack. They rammed a van into pedestrians on London Bridge, then ran into the Borough Market area, and slit throats and stabbed people indiscriminately before they were shot and killed by police.

by | June 07, 2017 | 14:26

She closed the three-hour-plus event with a cover of "Over the Rainbow", crying onstage at the song's end as the audience cheered her on. Grande, 23, told the crowd: "She told me Olivia would have wanted to hear the hits". "Because of you, we can now represent through this as a worldwide community, that we will be ready, we will be fearless and we will be great". Apart from that, the singer also belted out her hits " Break Free ", " Side to Side ", " Be Alright " and "The Way" with her ...

by | June 07, 2017 | 14:05

The Thane sessions court also declared Mamta Kulkarni and her boyfriend Vicky Goswami as absconders in drug haul case. In April 2016, Thane crime branch raided the Solapur unit of Avon Lifesciences and seized Ephedrine that produces the party drug methamphetamine worth 2500 crores .

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:21

Crosby and Evgeni Malkin finished with six shots, but just the lone goal. A second catfish also hit the ice before Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final between the defending champion Pittsburgh Penguins and the Predators. Game 5 is Thursday in Pittsburgh. He was the spark for at least two of the Predators' goals. 'It didn't go in the net for us. "We had a number of grade-A opportunities - a couple of breakaways, flurries around the net".

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:23

He also revealed that Police Scotland had tried to get the fixture moved. "The police have agreed to police whatever fixture is in place". Asked how those current Scotland players, who are closer to the end of their careers than the beginning, would feel if a World Cup finals appearance escaped them, he said: "I don't know how they would respond to the question now but I can assure you later on in your career, after your career is finished and you settle down and take whatever ...

by | June 07, 2017 | 14:25

Trump posted a series of tweets calling into question his commitment to the peninsular nation. On Monday, Saudi Arabia along with Bahrain , Egypt and the United Arab Emirates cut ties with Qatar over its alleged support for extremists.