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Man arrested in Paris attack on police vehicle near Champs-Elysees

Paris officials say: Suspected attacker "downed" after driving into police auto on Champs-Elysees. France's anti-terrorism prosecutor has opened an investigation into the incident. The attacker is "most probably" dead and the bomb squad is on the scene, a French security official said. A man could be seen lying on his stomach on the ground immediately after the incident, wearing a white shirt and dark shorts. Read More »

Turkish parliament passes legislation to send troops to Qatar

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Qatar's ambassador to the United States told the Financial Times on Thursday that Saudi Arabia and its allies planned to give a list of demands - expected to include issues related to terrorism - to Doha within 10 days and that the Qatari leadership would consider taking action where they felt it was appropriate. Read More »

Whom to believe, Trump or his lawyer?

There have been multiple news reports and a tweet from Trump himself on Friday that began with: "I am being investigated ". The President and his allies have declared open season on Mueller and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who is overseeing the probe. Read More »

British Jewish leaders condemn van attack on Muslim worshippers

The van rammed into the worshipers on Seven Sisters Road, a busy thoroughfare in Finsbury Park , north London , near a Muslim community center and a mosque . "It's Ramadan and it's perfectly normal, and eight people have been injured, some of them I understand extremely seriously, and, as I see it, this is a terror on the streets and it's a terror of the people on the streets, in the communities I'm very proud to represent in Parliament, and that's why I'm here today". Read More »

58 people missing and presumed dead after London tower fire

On the figure of 58, he said: "I really hope it won't, but it may increase", while adding that "it might be that some of those are safe and well", and for some reason, had not yet made themselves known to the police. Anger is rising against British authorities over safety failings and a widely perceived slow release of information. Honour to stand alongside the community to pray for the victims of the #GrenfellTower fire. Read More »

Father's Day Gift Guide: From shaving sets to backpacks and desi pickles

Wisdom Moyo, who had taken his two daughters out for a movie at the mall, said: "I didn't know it was Father's Day tomorrow". June is during a time of year when most students are on holiday away from their university studies. They had never discussed adoption as an option. Dodd, who died at age 96 in 1978, had lived to see her dream come true. Fortunately, he didn't share his father's view of fatherhood. Read More »

Trump Times: Make America (nyet) Russia Great Again!

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But Trump is likely to be disappointed if he is ultimately seeking to stop the investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller , a former FBI director, according to Cramer and members of Congress. Donald Trump himself is under direct investigation for obstruction of justice by the special counsel's office. The memo to former transition team members yesterday also seeks specific information on five people, the Times reported, They include Paul Manafort, Trump's former campaign manager; ... Read More »

London mosque terror attack: Witnesses describe 'horrible' moment van ploughed into pedestrians

London police are investigating it as a terrorist incident. At a meeting of European Union foreign ministers in Luxembourg he said: "The most important thing for us is to look to the horizon, raise our eyes to the horizon". "The man tried to escape". On days when Arsenal football club hosts home matches at the nearby Emirates stadium, the streets around Finsbury Park's transit interchange throngs with fans. Read More »

Russia Threatens US: Will Intercept 'Any Flying Object' in Syria Skies

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Russia proceeded to terminate the hotline between Washington and Moscow used to avoid collisions between their aircraft in Syria, and stated that "All flying objects, including planes and drones of the worldwide coalition, detected west of the Euphrates, will be followed by Russian air defense systems as targets". Read More »

Boris Johnson looks for "happy" Brexit resolution

The Brexit Secretary stood with Michel Barnier , the chief negotiator for the European Union, as they arrived together at the European Commission headquarters. The speech, which is prepared by the government and read out by Queen Elizabeth II, marks the official start of parliamentary proceedings every year and sets the agenda that is to be passed by both houses during the course of the year. Read More »

MP: Curfew lifted from Mandsaur, prohibitory orders to continue

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On Saturday night, Chouhan met the family members of the farmers killed in a police firing. The chief minister also sought to put the blame of the violence on anti-social elements for provoking people. The move came after various farmer organisations in Rajasthan and Punjab threatened to launch agitation if their various demands were not met. We haven't seen any chief minister keeping a fast for poor farmers. Read More »

How locals are spending Father's Day

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On Father's Day , we compile a list of quotes that will make you realise how much you love your dad and make you give him a huge hug. Father's Day 2017 is finally here - on Sunday June 18 . PRIME MINISTER LEE HSIEN LOONG, who wrote a Father's Day message on Facebook yesterday. "It's kind of fun to take a specific time to recognize that". Read More »

Third Suspect Identified In London Attack

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Butt was known to police and "openly fundamentalist", NPR's Eleanor Beardsley reports from London . Although news of her son's death came as a shock, she said she could only share the pain of the victims' families. Four of those killed in the attack have been named as Australian Kirsty Boden, Canadian national Chrissy Archibald, James McMullan, from Hackney, and French national Alexandre Pigeard. Read More »

London van incident is 'potential terrorist attack': PM

The council's secretary general Harun Khan issued a statement following the incident outside the Muslim Welfare House on Seven Sisters Road. A witness, who wanted to be identified as Abdulrahman, said: "I managed to get the driver of the van". Read More »

Trump's lawyer denies he's being investigated

Sekulow , contended tweet by the President this week saying "I am being investigated ", was not a confirmation of the investigation , but instead a response to a report in The Washington Post . Taking to Twitter on Sunday while spending the weekend at the Camp David presidential retreat, Trump again referenced the "distraction of the Witch Hunt ". Read More »

79 people presumed dead in London tower block fire

But she sidestepped questions over whether she had failed to judge the public mood. But the visits, which took place more than 48 hours after the devastating fire broke out , have done little to quell the growing anger over the way Mrs May has dealt with the tragedy . Read More »

London fire: Death toll climbs to 79

The 58 who were estimated on Saturday to have died included the 30 who have been confirmed dead. It's an increase from the previous number of 58. "I would like to reassure everybody that we will be looking at all criminal offences that might have been committed by any individual or any organisation", said Cdr Cundy. Read More »

Trump Finally Confirms He's Under Investigation on Twitter, of Course

If the report is true and if it is confirmed that Trump obstructed justice by trying to get former Federal Bureau of Investigation ( FBI ) Director James Comey , and perhaps others, to end the Russian Federation probe, that could lead to the President's impeachment by Congress, something that many Democratic lawmakers say they would pursue if circumstances warrant. Read More »

Kenya Moore from 'RHOA' got secretly married, BTW

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As you might imagine, that seriously handcuffs show producers as far as her story line goes next season. Accompanying one photo of Kenya in her wedding gown and holding her husband's hand, she revealed details of their relationship and wished him a happy Father's Day , confirming rumors he has (adult) children. Read More »

Police dealing with collision incident in London, multiple casualties

According to multiple reports and social media posts , the van ran over people leaving the Finsbury Park Mosque . Earlier this month, a van veered into pedestrians on London Bridge, with attackers then stabbing and slashing eight people to death and wounding many others on the bridge and in the nearby Borough Market area. Read More »

France polls: Macron's party wins clear parliamentary majority

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Macron was duly elected president via a combination of strong first round support and the backing in the second round of those who did not want a victory for his run-off opponent, the far-right's Marine Le Pen. Just months ago, Macron was given little chance of becoming president, never mind controlling parliament, but he and the movement he founded 16 months ago have tapped into widespread desire for wholesale change. Read More »

'Bribing' of voters in RK Nagar: Case registered, says CM K. Palaniswami

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In a letter dated April 18, the EC has written to the Chief Electoral Officer of Tamil Nadu and to the state's Chief Secretary. "A case has been registered by the police and investigation is underway", he said. Though the Election Commission directed the CEO and the RO to take appropriate action for the commission of an offence punishable under the provisions of the Indian Penal Code, they did not take any action and were "shielding the offenders for political reasons", the petition alleged. Read More »

Britain kicks off Brexit negotiations with EU

Mr Davis warned: "These talks will be hard at points but we will be approaching them in a constructive way". He also warned that failure to reach agreement over Brexit would be "very, very bad" for Britain in an apparent contradiction of Theresa May's mantra that "no deal is better than a bad deal". Read More »