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George Soros says Britain nearing tipping point, may reverse Brexit


Speaking to the European Commission vice-president Frans Timmermans, Mr Barnier outlined the priorities discussed during the first day of talks, including the settlement of the so-called Brexit bill and defending the rights of both EU citizens in the United Kingdom, and British expats living and working in the EU27. Read More »

Unorganized Gulf storm already lashing coast


FOX13 spoke to Dale Lane, Director of Shelby County Office of Preparedness, about the steps needed to keep you and your family safe. Heavy rain and some flash flooding have been reported already along the Gulf Coast and southeastern region since Tuesday but more is on the way. Read More »

May apologises for failures in Grenfell fire response


Mrs May said: 'Let me be absolutely clear, the support on the ground for families in the initial hours was not good enough . The Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) said the "expectation is that these new properties will be offered as one of the options to permanently rehouse residents from Grenfell Tower". Read More »

A look at major royal figures in Saudi Arabia's history

Although Bin Salman has a reputation for interacting in an impulsive and often abrasive manner, particularly with regards to worldwide relations, Amrita Sen, chief oil analyst at Energy Aspects, does not anticipate the newly appointed heir to the Saudi throne rushing to reconfigure the country's current strategy for oil. Read More »

As Brexit talks begin, Europe sees economic upswing over UK


Every month, the two sides will hold a negotiation lasting one week, during which negotiating groups report back their respective principles. But the European Union's Michel Barnier made clear little was agreed but an initial calendar and a structure for negotiations. Read More »

A Somber Queen's Speech Unveils A Brexit-Centric Agenda In The UK

Mrs May is under pressure from members of her own party over her stance that "no deal is better than a bad deal". Other priorities outlined in the speech include a Civil Liberty Bill, legislation to address domestic violence and powers to authorise the second phase of works on the High Speed Two rail line. Read More »

Thousands attend Yoga Day celebrations in Dhaka


The main function in India was held in northern Indian city of Lucknow , the capital of Uttar Pradesh. Yoga has same importance as "salt" has in life, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said here today and maintained that yoga can act as a great unifying factor and has lately given a boost to India's global reach too. Read More »

Donald Trump reports over $594 million as revenue

The Trump International Hotel which opened a year ago generated almost $20 million in revenue for President Donald Trump according to his latest financial disclosure, released by the U.S. He said he received more than $100,001 from the deal. Likewise, he reported income for the first time from his new hotel and condominium tower in Vancouver, which opened in February. Read More »

Election 2017: Ruth Davidson kicks all the boxes


Nicola Sturgeon, First Minister of Scotland and leader of the Scottish National Party ( SNP ) arrives at the main Glasgow counting centre in Glasgow, Scotland, on June 9, 2017 , hours after the polls closed in Britain's general election. Read More »

"Pas question d'immunité" parlementaire si la justice "souhaite m'entendre" — Ferrand


Richard Ferrand sacrifié, est-ce que ça veut dire que François Bayrou et Marielle de Sarnez qui eux-aussi sont inquiétés par des enquêtes vont-ils connaître le même sort? L'annonce devrait avoir lieu dans la journée du 20 juin. Dès lors, l'immunité parlementaire n'empêche "aucun acte d'enquête", nous précisaient il y a déjà dix jours la Chancellerie et l'Assemblée nationale . Read More »

Colombia hunts 'terrorists' for deadly mall bombing

Colombia's leaders and main rebel groups pledged Sunday that a mall bombing that killed three women would not disrupt the country's peace process, though authorities were scrambling to discover who was responsible for the carnage. The normally busy Andino mall was eerily quiet as people placed flowers on the main floor of the upscale retail center, which on Saturday afternoon was the scene of chaos and terror as the device exploded inside a toilet stall on the second floor. Read More »

Key Tory manifesto bills missing from Queen's Speech, with focus on Brexit


The circumstance, however - the speech's role mapping British legislative priorities for the new parliamentary session - remained as crucial and revealing as ever. As protesters marched on the prime minister's residence in what they called a " day of rage " - a demonstration against perceived malfeasance and government inaction - the queen announced a Conservative plan to launch a "full public inquiry into the tragic fire" in order to "ascertain the causes, and ensure that the appropriate ... Read More »

À Aumontzey, la famille Jacob abasourdie mais les langues se délient — Grégory


Comment ont-ils réagi lors de leurs gardes à vue? Sauf que selon les dispositions de l'article 9-2 du code de procédure pénale, le délai de prescription de l'action publique est interrompu notamment par "Tout acte, émanant du ministère public ou de la partie civile, tendant à la mise en mouvement de l'action publique, tout acte d'enquête émanant du ministère public, tout procès-verbal dressé par un officier de police judiciaire ou un agent habilité exerçant des pouvoirs de police judiciaire ... Read More »

AIADMK (Amma) backs NDA nominee for President

Kumar's JD (U). Summary: Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday broke ranks with the opposition to support the NDA's presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind , virtually paving the way for the BJP to sail through in the presidential polls. Read More »

Officials release footage of Philando Castile shooting after officer is acquitted

The aftermath of the shooting was live-streamed on Facebook by the late Minnesota motorist's girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds . Yanez neglected to tell investigators, however, that both Castile and his girlfriend clearly told the officer that he was not reaching for the firearm he was legally licensed to carry, and which he had calmly informed Yanez was on his person - statements that are perfectly audible in the dash cam recording before the cop starts unloading his firearm into ... Read More »

Queen's Speech unveils Brexit-focused agenda at troubled time

After four terror attacks and a deadly tower block blaze that have darkened the national mood in the past three months, anti-government campaigners also staged " Day of Rage " protests that converged outside parliament. But the speech was notable also for what it did not contain. But flagship manifesto policies which find no place in the Conservative agenda included the scrapping of universal free school lunches, means-testing of the winter fuel payment, an energy price cap and the reform of ... Read More »

Family of Eric Garner Frustrated but Hopeful After Meeting With Feds


Police union officials and Pantaleo's lawyer argued the officer used a takedown move taught by the police department, not a chokehold, and said Garner's poor health was the main reason he died. The federal investigation began after a grand jury on Staten Island declined to indict Pantaleo. Sharpton noted that one of the prosecutors he spoke with today, Deputy Chief Paige Fitzgerald, is a department veteran with whom he worked on the case of Walter Scott. Read More »

Dashcam video released of fatal Philando Castile traffic stop


Following the announcement that Yanez was found not guilty in the fatal shooting of Castile, the Ramsey County Attorney's Office in Minnesota released a collection of documents centered around the case. Reynolds said during trial that her boyfriend was trying to access his wallet so he could hand over the driver's license the officer had requested to see shortly after pulling them over. Read More »

Queen unveils govt's scaled-down agenda


It was not mentioned in the speech because no date had been set, May's office said. The queen said: "My government's priority is to secure the best possible deal as the country leaves the European Union". Prince Philip has been admitted to hospital with an infection hours after attending Royal Ascot with the Queen, Buckingham Palace says. "My Government will seek to maintain a deep and special partnership with European allies and to forge new trading relationships across the globe", the ... Read More »

Flag raised in Spalding for Armed Forces Day


Councillors, dignitaries and ex-service members gathered for a special flag raising ceremony in support of Armed Forces Day . Elisabeth Tasker, Managing Director of Stagecoach Manchester, said: "We are delighted to once again be supporting our Armed Forces communities in Greater Manchester in this way". Read More »

Queen's Speech: Corbyn attacks 'Government without majority'


His rare absence from the State Opening of Parliament added to the solemnity of an occasion cherished by the British people and replete with tradition. "As we enter the negotiation phase we will look to intensify this work in order to test and validate positions and to continue to build support from the business community as we move forward". Read More »

Additional flights on India-Qatar route will start shortly: Government


It has been decided that three routes - Trivandrum-Doha, Doha-Cochin, Cochin-Trivandrum - will operate from June 25 to July 8, 2017 by Air India Express (186 seater). Saudi Arabia and its allies have closed their airspace to flights to and from Qatar, which they have accused of backing terrorism and causing instability in the region. Read More »

Here's What The Queen Laid Out In Her Speech To Parliament


The crown was carried before her on a pillow. She was accompanied by the Prince of Wales, rather than the Duke of Edinburgh, after Prince Philip was admitted to hospital on Tuesday night. But a series of controversial proposals set out in the Conservative manifesto were absent from the speech, and from the list of 27 bills the government hopes to pass. Read More »

PM Modi leads celebrations to mark International Yoga Day


In his speech the principal of the school Manuj Sharma highlighted the importance of yoga in our day to day lives and elaborated on different yogic postures and how it is very helpful in keeping various life-style related diseases at Bay. In a first on Tuesday, about 150 people also performed yoga at the Great Wall of China . "Yoga was in existence even before the hymns came into existence", he said. Read More »