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Iran's Police fully ready to confront terror attacks powerfully: Top commander

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ISIS has long vowed to attack Iran because the country had deployed military advisers and support to both Syria and Iraq in their fights against the extremist group. Lawmakers were in session at the time of the attack, and have been ordered to remain in place. Hours before Tehran's assaults, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said, "Iran must be punished for its interference in the region". Read More »

Pak Army takes exception to accusations, threats after Kabul attacks

At least 16 other people were injured in the blast. The president made a strong plea for peace at an worldwide conference on Afghanistan attended by around two dozen countries, which was held under tight security as armoured vehicles patrolled the streets and fighter jets roared over the capital. Read More »

Sturgeon sees independence from United Kingdom by 2025 - ITV

The poll also looked at the Scottish independence question. "I saw that concert in Manchester and I thought what a fantastic response from Britain to those people who want to silence us", she said. Pressed on the date, she added: "I believe Scotland will be independent, I've always believed that". "The result of her obsession with independence is 4,000 fewer teachers under the SNP, more than 90,000 patients waiting longer than four hours at A&E last year, and local services like care for the ... Read More »

India make huge change for Proteas clash

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But the good thing they did was they did not lose wickets and they kept rotating strike which we as a team have done so many times . "It is a must-win game, but we've played quite a few of them in the last 12 to 18 months and we've had a lot of success in those must-win games", he said. Read More »

The UK's 'Hung Parliament' and what it means for Brexit

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Her competence also came under fire following attacks in London and Manchester, amid warnings that police and security forces did not have the funds to do their job. Instead, the result has sown confusion and division in British ranks, just days before negotiations are due to start on June 19. The DUP and its 10 MPs are in a very strong position. Read More »

Labour leader Corbyn sees possible new United Kingdom election this year or next

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An increasingly desperate Theresa May was forced to agree a loose alliance with the Democratic Unionists to prop up her government last night, after angry Tory MPs warned that they would object to a formal coalition with the party. May is trying to form a minority government after her Conservative Party lost its parliamentary majority in a June 8 snap election that she had called for back in April. Read More »

May stands over calling election as Corbyn is heckled on nuclear stance

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He said the prime minister's lack of "human qualities" were also against her. "And I believe they should have a prime minister with a resolute determination to carry out their will". May faced a string of awkward questions from members of the public on Friday, including a challenge from a nurse, Victoria Davey, who left the leader faltering after confronting her over the one per cent pay increase of NHS staff, the Guardian reported on Friday. Read More »

Iran sends food to Qatar amid Gulf dispute

Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt have tightened their squeeze on Qatar by putting dozens of figures and charities they link to the country on terrorism blacklists. Some 11,000 people from the three nations are believed to be in Qatar. Documenting several cases, Amnesty described the case of one Qatari man, living in the UAE with his Emirati wife and family for more than a decade, who was refused entry and sent back to Qatar as he tried to return home to Dubai from ... Read More »

Theresa May's two closest advisers resign

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He also argued that the result was not due to the "absence of support for Theresa May and the Conservatives but an unexpected surge in support for Labour ", despite Mrs May losing seats. Writing in the "Times", she said: "What I could never work out was whether May condoned their behaviour and turned a blind eye or didn t understand how destructive they both were". Read More »

Pelosi: Comey's disclosures on Loretta Lynch 'not such a big deal'

Comey added that a meeting between former President Bill Clinton and then-Attorney General Loretta Lynch forced him to hold a press conference to discuss the FBI's investigation into the former secretary of state. And that's what happened. Before Comey was in the headlines for being abruptly fired by Donald Trump, he was in the news for going public on his investigation into Clinton's server. Read More »

Disputing Comey's testimony, Trump says he's ready to testify under oath

Rather than the padding of power and wealth that cosseted Trump in his pre-inaugural life, privilege for the president is a legalism that, according to experts, does not provide as much protection as Trump seems to believe. For these reasons and more, the threat to take legal action against Comey looks less like a real effort to vindicate the president's executive privilege or to punish Comey for wrongdoing than it does a piece of legal theater meant to intimidate Comey and, perhaps, to ... Read More »

DUP leader Arlene Foster to hold talks at No10 with Theresa May

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Joint chiefs of staff Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill formed part of May's small inner circle and were blamed by many Conservatives for the party's lacklustre campaign and unpopular election platform, which alienated older voters with its plan to make them pay more for long-term care. Read More »

Defy terrorists and go out this weekend, mayor urges

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Officers have so far spoken to 262 people from 19 different countries. The bloodthirsty gang was also shot dead before they could make their way back to the van where their petrol bombs were stored. The three attackers were wearing fake suicide belts consisting of plastic water bottles wrapped in grey duct tape during the London attack. Police also found 13 Molotov cocktails made of wine bottles filled with flammable liquid and two blowtorches inside the white van alongside several office ... Read More »

India Vs South Africa Live Streaming, Scores & Telecast Online

With no movement, both Jadeja and Ashwin might feature in the XI with Hardik Pandya making way. "So, I'm expecting the same kind of intensity and hunger out there tomorrow but with a relaxed kind of mind-set". "We'll look to stop not only him but all their batsmen". That and other results suggest this Indian team knows how to hold composure in key matches when their backs are against the wall. Read More »

Shivraj Singh continues fast for 2nd day

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Meanwhile, Congress MP Jyotiraditya Scindia will be launching a 72-hour long satyagrah from June 14 in Bhopal to counter Chouhan's "fast for peace". When soyabean crop was destroyed, we distributed compensation amounting to Rs 4,800 crore while Rs 4,400 crore was distributed as insurance. "This fast is only to divert the attention", Congress leader P. Read More »

May, Northern Ireland party strike deal

Critics outside the Tory party warn that any deal with the DUP could compromise the British government's impartiality in Northern Ireland and jeopardise 20 years of peace. Corbyn said that he would "put down a substantial amendment to the Queen's Speech" and urge MPs from across the Commons to these amendments containing parts of Labour's manifesto including points for a "jobs first Brexit". Read More »

Theresa May reaches 'outline' power deal with DUP after election fiasco

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May's gamble of calling snap polls backfired after the British electorate delivered a hung Parliament, forcing her to seek the support of a small Northern Irish party for staying in power, as the country braces for hard Brexit talks. European Union leaders have repeatedly said that the United Kingdom can only stay in the single market if we continue to accept the free movement of people across Europe, which would stop the Government setting its own immigration policy. Read More »

Shivraj Singh ends his indefinite fast

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He wants to save his face. The curfew will remain in Pipliamandi police station area which is 15 km from Mandsaur district headquarters and where five farmers were killed in separate police firings during the agitation. Earlier on Sunday, Chouhan said he thought about the issue of farmers even in sleep. "I know your problems", he said. There are some issues which have already been addressed and there are some on which we have to take a decision. Read More »

Trump reviewing whether to block Comey testimony to Senate

Saturday in Boone, IA, Republican Senator Joni Ernst commented on the possibility. First, Congress would have to issue a subpoena requiring Comey to testify. Critics have charged that Mr Trump was seeking to hinder the FBI's investigation by dismissing Mr Comey. "And we can only get that by talking to those directly involved". Read More »

British police identify suspects in London Bridge attack

Both of the men resided in Barking, an East London suburb. He came across. nearly euphoric. Khuram Shazad Butt (left) and Rachid Redouane were killed within minutes of Saturday's attack on London Bridge , British detectives say. There are 500 current investigations involving 3000 potential suspects. It's very, very hard. "You will not win", Khan said. A Frenchman working at a restaurant in Borough Market , whom relatives named as Alexandre, was also killed in the attack, said ... Read More »

London Bridge attack: Death toll rises to eight

Thomas' next of kin have been informed of this development", police said in a statement . According to witnesses, it's possible Thomas - whose girlfriend was seriously injured - was struck by the van and thrown into the River Thames. More than 40 people were injured in the attack. Zaghba, an Italian national of Moroccan descent, told his mother that he wanted to go to Syria to start a family in a religious Islamic climate - not to fight. Read More »

Almost 50 arrested after Tehran attack

Alavi also added that the safe house used by the five terrorists who carried out the attacks in Tehran was discovered by security forces and the brother of one the terrorists, who according to the minister was even more risky, was caught by the intelligence forces. Read More »

United Kingdom defence minister Michael Fallon says government views on Brexit haven't changed

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May's party won 318 seats , 12 fewer than it had before May called a snap election, and eight short of the 326 needed for an outright majority. The outcome leaves May on Saturday battling to unite different factions in her party and reliant on the 10 seats of socially-conservative Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party parliamentarians just nine days before the United Kingdom begins negotiating its departure from the EU. Read More »