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Mueller should explain how he will navigate conflicts

California Sen. Dianne Feinstein said Trump's tweets are sending a message "that he believes the rule of law doesn't apply to him and that anyone who thinks otherwise will be fired". Ruddy, who had been at the White House on Monday, told PBS that Trump is considering terminating the special counsel. The Twitter attacks came as Vice President Mike Pence hired a personal lawyer to represent him in the intensifying investigation. Lire la suite »

Sturgeon says SNP would back Labour government

This weekend Nicola Sturgeon will begin a campaign tour of 30 constituencies, and today alone she will visit 6 of those covering 300 nautical miles by helicopter. The beleaguered SNP leader was asked to explain the sharp decline in her approval ratings and warned her independence plans could lead to the "exceptionally scary" prospect of Scotland being outside both the United Kingdom and European Union, with "Scexit" - Scottish exit - from the United Kingdom more damaging than Brexit. Lire la suite »

PM May faces mounting criticism over London fire

Asked repeatedly whether she had misread the public mood, May did not answer directly but said the focus was on providing support to the victims. Commander Stuart Cundy , of the Metropolitan Police , said that number "may increase" and that the "significant" recovery operation is likely to take weeks. Lire la suite »

Error in evaluation of CBSE Class 12 results?


Sonali had managed to score 99 in Economics, 95 in accountancy and 96 in business studies. Another student named Samiksha Sharma scored 42 in maths, while her scores in English, Business Studies and Fine Arts were pretty good. The CBSE guidelines do not allow re-evaluation of marks, only the re-totalling. "CBSE, being the premier school education board in the country, should definitely take a lead in doing enough to bring in transparency", said Pandey. Lire la suite »

J&K: Militants shot dead civilian in Pulwama, say police


On Friday evening, six policemen patrolling in Achabal locality of Anantnag district were attacked by about 10-15 heavily-armed terrorists. It was not immediately known why the militants targeted the civilian, he said. One civilian was killed on Thursday in Srinagar's Rangreth area after Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) personnel allegedly opened fire to disperse stone-pelters. Lire la suite »

30 killed, dozens missing, more feared dead in London tower block fire

Police commander Stuart Cundy said all fires inside the building were out, and that inspectors where working in the location where the deadly blaze is believed to have started. It sent panic through the streets as residents tried to escape the building, almost every floor of which was charred. Before the interview, the Prime Minister met the group of victims, residents, volunteers and community leaders at St Clement's Church close to the scene of the horrific blaze shortly before 5pm. Lire la suite »

Darjeeling braces for another shutdown; GJM to conduct rally

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee told reporters in Kolkata , "We want peace in the hills". GJM supporters violated the orders and took a procession. Tamang had been rushed to a hospital in Siliguri, where his condition was stated to be critical, Sharma said. "We want to feed the people and I am anxious how we will provide rations to the people in the hills". Lire la suite »

Trump lashes out at 'bad' and 'conflicted' Russia investigators

The Trump tweets come after the top lawyer for his transition team warned organisation officials to preserve all records and other materials related to the Russian Federation probe. Steve Scalise and four others. The White House confirmed Mr Mueller was among the candidates the president interviewed to replace Mr Comey. "Why is that Hillary Clintons family and Dems dealings with Russian Federation are not looked at, but my non-dealings are?" he said. Lire la suite »

Aid convoy to besieged area comes under fire in Syria

The 37-truck convoy, jointly organized by the International Committee of the Red Cross, the Syrian Arab Red Crescent and the United Nations, was to deliver food and medicine to 11,000 people in the town of East Harasta. "The gunfire led to the injury of one of the truck drivers, who was seriously wounded and taken to hospital to undergo surgery", the statement said. Lire la suite »

USA lawmakers back at work after shooting, congressman still hospitalized


The Louisiana Republican is recovering from "substantial damage" he suffered when a bullet pierced his left hip and traveled directly across to the other hip, Dr. Hodgkinson was shot by police at the scene of the attack and later died of multiple gunshot wounds to the torso. "We are encouraged by improvement of his condition over the last 36 hours", Sava said. Lire la suite »

USA lawmaker shot by anti-Trump gunman showing improvement


The attacker, who was shot by Scalise's security detail and later died, was an IL man whose social media postings showed anger at Trump and the Republicans . "He's going to be OK". Scalise, the House majority whip, was one of five people shot when a gunman opened fire on Wednesday as the Republican team practised in Alexandria, Virginia. Lire la suite »

India bowl against Pakistan in Champions Trophy final


He does feel, however, that his players' progress would be accelerated if they had more opportunity to play in "high-pressure" situations. Stakes might be high but Kohli stays composed, says there's no overexcitement in Indian camp . India's dominance extended to the rest of their tournament run, where they scored a tournament-best 1098 runs en route to the final. The final is going to be about us rather than the opposition'. Lire la suite »

58 missing, presumed dead in London highrise fire, police say

Metropolitan Police Commander Stuart Cundy said that number "may increase" further and that the "significant" recovery operation is likely to take weeks. He promised an exhaustive investigation into the fire which would include scrutiny of the renovation works on the block which some experts believe may have left the building more vulnerable to the catastrophic blaze. Lire la suite »

UK to double length of next Parliament to deal with Brexit

The Department for Exiting the EU (DExEU) said it had been "crystal clear" about its approach to Brexit talks. The Commission said on Friday: "The opening of negotiations at political level next week will focus on issues related to citizens' rights, the financial settlement, the Northern Irish border and other separation issues, as part of the sequenced approach to the talks. Lire la suite »

Gunman behind Melbourne siege acquitted of previous terror plot


Armed police shot a gunman dead after a two-hour hostage situation and successfully rescued a woman in her 20s who was being held against her will. The ordeal started around 4pm Monday, when police attended reports of an explosion at the Buckingham Services Apartments in Bay Street, and found a body in the foyer of the building. Lire la suite »

Wales wants equal funding after any DUP-Conservative deal

A Downing Street spokesman declined to comment. A DUP source told the Guardian the deal was 95 percent agreed but that the Grenfell Tower fire in London would likely delay any formal announcement of the pact. May received members of Northern Ireland's other political parties on Thursday to reassure them that any deal with the DUP would not affect the government's neutrality in Northern Ireland. Lire la suite »

Afghan soldier wounds 7 American soldiers


Earlier this year in March a similar insider attack wounded three United States soldiers at an Afghan military complex in Helmand province. An Afghan commando killed three American troops and wounded another in eastern Nangarhar province on June 10, in an insider attack that was claimed by the Taliban . Lire la suite »

Man pleads guilty after fatal shooting at TI show venue


NY rapper Troy Ave and two others were wounded in the shooting and his bodyguard, Ronald McPhatter, was killed. Hip-hop podcaster Taxstone has pleaded guilty to weapons charges stemming from a fatal shooting at a T.I. The 31-year-old Campbell pleaded guilty to a pair of federal felony gun charges in connection with the incident, which took the life of Troy Ave's bodyguard, Ronald McPhatter. Lire la suite »

BND reporter offers insight to local coverage of congressional shooter

The FBI renewed its call for information for anyone-from Belleville to Washington , D.C. -may have about congressional shooter James T. Hodgkinson . The visibly shaken woman told reporters she hadn't seen her husband since he left. Hodgkinson wrote above a photo of Handel: "Republican Bitch Wants People to Work for Slave Wages, when a Livable Wage is the Only Way to Go!" But she maintained there was nothing she could have done about it. Lire la suite »

United Kingdom finance minister Hammond seeks "pragmatic" Brexit


His comments are likely to be seen as a further indication he is pressing for the Government to take a "softer" line on Brexit than the immigration-driven approach previously set out by Theresa May . The Liberal Democrats, the fourth-biggest group in the British parliament, urged May to form a cross-party committee to negotiate Brexit. The prospect of Brexit has sent a wave of concern through Britain's business sector. Lire la suite »

Award winning matador Ivan Fandino dies after being fatally gored in bullfight

The last Spanish bullfighter who died due to a goring in the ring was Victor Barrio, who was killed at the age of 29 after being gored in the bullring in Teruel on July 9, 2016. The bull gored his foe in the chest as he fell to the ground. The Basque fighter from Orduna near Bilbao, was performing at the Aire-sur-l'Adour bullfighting festival in France with fellow matadors Juan Del Alamo and Thomas Dufau. Lire la suite »

S.Korea finds apparent North Korean drone near border


U.S. State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert said Thursday the resumption of talks with North Korea on the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula is made more hard by Pyongyang's increasingly frequent missile tests . A White House official has confirmed to VOA that President Donald Trump , the secretary of state and the secretary of defense discussed South Korea's suspension of deployment of a US anti-ballistic-missile defense system in South Korea. Lire la suite »

London protesters demand answers over fire tragedy


But public anger has been swelling, with furious residents heckling May and storming the local authority headquarters on Friday. Sixteen "very ordinary people" sat in Downing Street to bring their concerns to May in an "unprecedented" meeting on Saturday and finally felt they were listened to, the Bishop of Kensington, Dr Graham Tomlin said . Lire la suite »

Thomas and Thomas help Sun hand Lynx first loss, 98-93

While the two teams kept up with one another through the first three-quarters, CT managed to pull away in the fourth. Jonquel Jones was fouled and calmly sank a pair of free throws with six seconds left to give the Sun the road win and send the Lynx to defeat. Lire la suite »