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by | June 07, 2017 | 21:06

Putin appeared to reference the female menstrual cycle as he elaborated on his point, saying there were "certain natural cycles". Back in 2014, in an interview with Radio Europe 1, Putin had a rather archaic reason for avoiding a debate with Hillary Clinton, Time reported .

by | June 07, 2017 | 19:22

According to reports, three people, including one security guard, had been shot. The tomb houses the body of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, the Islamic Republic's founder and first supreme leader, and it is a popular destination for tourists and pilgrims.

by | June 07, 2017 | 19:14

A formal notification for the presidential elections will be issued on 14 June and last day for filing nominations is 28 June, Zaidi added. Zaidi also informed that the term of President Pranab Mukherjee will end on 24 July. MLCs of states with legislative councils are not part of the electoral college. Polling will take place in Parliament House and in the Assemblies of the States.

by | June 07, 2017 | 20:08

Twitter uses were quick to commend the police officer, leading many to praise the efforts of the emergency services during the recent terror attacks. The Manchester concert came the day after attackers targeted the heart of London, killing seven people . "(God) loves you and he's here for you.

by | June 07, 2017 | 20:56

Mr Reed said cars and knives were easily accessible and the reality was nothing could stop someone who is radicalised and psychotic. Vowls also saw people striking back at the attackers and said he joined in. Chrissy Archibald (right) had come to London to be with her fiance. Ms Bishop told Sky News all Australians needed to unite in our condemnation of the brutality and savagery of these attacks.

by | June 07, 2017 | 20:26

According to reports, the men shouted slogans including "CPI (M) murdabad " and " Hindu Sena zindabad ". Later, the trespassers were thrashed by the party workers and handed over to police. "The attack on the office of the CPI (M) is highly condemnable", he told the channel, adding that "the sangh parivar is trying create an atmosphere of fear in the country".

by | June 07, 2017 | 19:08

Islamic State on Sunday claimed responsibility for the London attack. Eyewitnesses said they heard the men shout "this is for Allah", British media reported . He and others at the restaurant helped some of the wounded. President Trump tweeted solidarity with Britain, saying: "WE ARE WITH YOU". But then the president took aim at political correctness and Khan.

by | June 07, 2017 | 19:15

Qatar hosts the largest U.S. military base in the entire a Middle East - the Al Udeid Air Base - a facility that serves as the regional headquarters for U.S. Meanwhile, U.S. officials believe that Russian hackers planted a fake news story in Qatar's state news agency, contributing to tensions among key U.S.

by | June 07, 2017 | 20:00

Attackers dressed as women burst through parliament's main entrance in central Tehran , deputy interior minister Mohammad Hossein Zolfaghari said, according to the semi-official Tasnim news agency. Politicians and reporters were ordered to remain in place inside the chamber during the siege. Iranian TV said parliament had resumed, and broadcast footage of what it said was the opening session proceeding normally.

by | June 07, 2017 | 19:26

The concert will honour the 22 people killed - many of them children - and the 116 wounded in the suicide bomb attack at the end of Grande's show at the Manchester Arena on May 22. Ticketmaster said it had extended the deadline to apply for tickets, originally set as 4pm on Wednesday, to try to solve some of the issues. "We are happy to report that there are thousands of fans who successfully purchased tickets during the general onsale".

by | June 07, 2017 | 19:54

According to a Comey memo reported by the New York Times last month , Trump had asked Comey to lay off his agency's investigation into former national security adviser Mike Flynn. "It's highly unlikely a federal judge would issue an injunction", Ohlin said, and that leaves the second avenue of prosecuting Comey for violating executive privilege.

by | June 07, 2017 | 19:10

Several people were injured in that incident. An official at Khomeini's mausoleum in south Tehran said "three or four" people had entered via the western entrance and opened fire, killing the gardener and wounding several people, according to Fars.

by | June 07, 2017 | 19:20

Mauritania announced a break in the diplomatic ties with Qatar following Monday's severance of relations with Doha by a number of Arab and other countries, Mauritania's Foreign Ministry said in a statement. pressure, while Qatar, which likes to see itself as a neutral player and potential intermediary, has dealings that are arguably murkier than the others'.

by | June 07, 2017 | 20:02

It was determined, unilaterally, by the United States. The letter states that despite USA withdrawal, signatories will seek to uphold the commitments of the Paris Agreement , a global pledge to curb greenhouse gas emissions, within their own cities.

by | June 07, 2017 | 18:32

The Metropolitan Police said all of the 15 victims now in critical care had been identified, as public appeals continued for several people who have not been located since the attack . "Albertans stand united with our friends in London and with everyone across the world who believes in the importance of free, open and caring societies".

by | June 07, 2017 | 20:02

Reports say at least three people were killed, dozens hurt. NPR's Alison Meuse in Beirut reports that Islamic State , via its Amaq news agency, claimed responsibility for the attacks. Fars news agency states there were about four attackers at the shrine, with three shooting into the crowd of pilgrims gathered there as the third blew herself up outside a police facility.

by | June 07, 2017 | 18:42

A State Department spokeswoman confirmed Rank's departure, but said she was unable to verify Twitter posts that said he resigned as he felt unable to deliver a formal notification to China of the usa decision last week to quit the agreement.

by | June 07, 2017 | 19:39

Mohammed Shafiq, chief executive of the Ramadhan Foundation, said Butt called him a "Murtad" - traitor in Arabic - when he confronted Choudary about his support of terrorism days after the murder of Lee Rigby in 2013. The Italian reports said Zaghba was intercepted at the Bologna airport a year ago as he was about to board a plane for Turkey, apparently with the intention of joining the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria militants in Syria.

by | June 07, 2017 | 18:59

While he has even held out hopes that a communal effort could pave the way for Israeli-Arab rapprochement, the Qatar crisis serves as a reminder of the region's many fault lines that challenge US diplomacy. In addition, Egypt , accuses Qatar of using the media to incite terror groups and providing a safe haven for the Muslim Brotherhood, a proscribed group in Egypt, and which has been linked to some terror merchants in the region.

by | June 07, 2017 | 19:04

Two of the men behind the London Bridge terrorist attack have been named by police. Zaghba, who was said to be born in Morocco to a Moroccan father and an Italian mother, was stopped at Bologna's Marconi airport on March 15, 2016, while he tried to take a flight to Turkey.

by | June 07, 2017 | 18:29

It is nearly a year since former Manchester United youngster Brady burst onto the worldwide stage with a series of fine individual displays as Ireland reached the last 16 at Euro 2016 in France. Whelan and Arter's withdrawn roles allowed Robbie Brady, Jeff Hendrick and Jonny Hayes to push further forward and supplement the lone striker, Jonathan Walters .

by | June 07, 2017 | 19:14

The report came at a time of escalating tension over accusations Qatar was financing terrorism. "It's important that the Gulf be united for peace and security in the region", the senior official told Reuters. Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed Bin Abdulrahman al-Thani told Al Jazeera that his country would not retaliate but was unhappy with regional rivals "trying to impose their will on Qatar or intervene in its internal affairs".

by | June 07, 2017 | 19:47

When the British press ridiculed Trump's out-of-context quote, the president returned to Twitter to accuse the media of buying the mayor's "pathetic excuse". British voters go to the polls on Thursday in a general election. "That's not to say that Prime Minister May was wrong to go and see President Trump , it's not wrong".

by | June 07, 2017 | 19:01

The Arab world´s biggest powers cut ties with Qatar on Monday, accusing it of support for Islamist militants and Iran , reopening a festering wound two weeks after U.S. "He received a call from the emir of Kuwait asking him to postpone it in order to give time to solve the crisis", Sheikh Mohammed said. UAE state minister for foreign affairs, Anwar Gargash, said Tuesday on Twitter that a "guaranteed roadmap" was needed before it would consider mending ties.

by | June 07, 2017 | 19:09

Temer signed a decree making the Paris Agreement on Climate Change part of Brazilian legislation, however, Brazil is considering measures that would roll back environmental protections that would make it hard to meet its Paris climate accord targets.

by | June 07, 2017 | 19:35

Foreigners residing in Qatar and in possession of a Qatari residence visa would also not be eligible for visa on arrival in the UAE , Etihad spokesman said in an email. Qatar has been one of the few foreign backers of internationally shunned Hamas , an Islamic militant group that has ruled the Gaza Strip since 2007.

by | June 07, 2017 | 19:28

Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani "received a call from the emir of Kuwait asking him to postpone it in order to give time to solve the crisis", Sheikh Mohammed said. The region's Sunni states bristle at Qatar's less hostile position toward Shiite Iran and object to its backing groups such as the Muslim Brotherhood, whose ideology challenges the system of hereditary rule in Saudi Arabia, the UAE and elsewhere.

by | June 07, 2017 | 19:53

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump backed the Gulf states' decision and seemed to criticize Qatar on Twitter. They accused the tiny Gulf state of harbouring extremist groups and suggested Qatari support for the agenda of Saudi Arabia's regional arch-rival Iran .

by | June 07, 2017 | 19:17

Since the diplomatic row erupted, slogans against and in support of Qatar have been among the top topics discussed on Twitter in Arabic, which is a hugely popular medium of expression in the Arab world, particularly in Saudi Arabia. The west African state of Mauritania backed Riyadh and cut ties with Qatar, saying Doha's policies had "supported terrorist organizations. and promoted chaos in many Arab countries".

by | June 07, 2017 | 18:58

The Italian intelligence services reportedly had informed the British intelligence about "terrorist". Ignacio Echeverria, a 39 year-old Spanish banker remains missing after trying to help a woman injured in the vicinity of Borough Market , near London Bridge , his father said based on the account of a friend of Echeverria's who was at the scene.

by | June 07, 2017 | 19:31

Giving an updated figure, the office said 106 passengers were on board - soldiers and family members - along with 14 crew. The plane, a Y8 transporter made in China, was half an hour into the short journey. BREAKING: Burmese army planes and helicopters are searching for a military aircraft over southern Myanmar. The former military junta bought numerous aircraft from Myanmar's giant neighbor during their 50 years of isolated rule, when they were squeezed by Western sanctions.

by | June 07, 2017 | 19:15

Moon Jae-in is known for his underhanded style. But its budding hopes ran into a hurdle again. For this reason, people in the marketplaces are discussing the United States and South Korean presidents and speculating on the possibility of improving foreign relations.

by | June 07, 2017 | 18:46

Jong-un has continued to conduct military drills including testing ballistic missiles despite increasingly tension on the Korean Peninsula. His liberal administration already has moved to adopt a more moderate approach toward North Korea , calling for dialogue and approving contacts with the North in addition to punishing economic sanctions.

by | June 07, 2017 | 18:38

Trump later accused Khan of offering a " pathetic excuse" for his comments. "I'm the mayor of London , not the president, and as the mayor of London, since Saturday I've been working with the police, emergency services and the government to deal with the aftermath of the horrific attacks".

by | June 07, 2017 | 19:05

Trump's Twitter usage has been a cornerstone of his presidency, offering a window into his thinking, sometimes at the expense of his administration's messaging. Trump's tweets have become the target of mockery for his opponents. "It's not policy, it's not an executive order, it's social media ". "Then what it says is, if I haven't seen this tweet before, take the text from this tweet and push it through this image library, this image processor, to get the nice format and then post it ...