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World Militants attack Christians in Egypt, killing at least 26
Author: 0 Militants attack Christians in Egypt, killing at least 26

The assault happened while the bus was traveling on the road to Saint Samuel the Confessor Monastery in Maghagha, in the Minya governorate, about 220 kilometers (140 miles) south of Cairo , security officials said . "The Minya incident is unacceptable to Muslims and Christians and it targets Egypt's stability", Al-Azhar's Grand Imam Ahmed al-Tayeb said in a statement .

World Dhola-Sadiya: PM Narendra Modi inaugurates India's longest river bridge in Assam
Author: 0 Dhola-Sadiya: PM Narendra Modi inaugurates India's longest river bridge in Assam

The event marked completion of three years of the BJP-led NDA government at the Centre. The Prime Minister will also lay the foundation stone for two key projects- AIIMS and IARI. Modi government has not done anything in the last three years. The bridge will fill a huge connectivity gap that has existed in the region. "There are enormous possibilities for agro product valuation and the Rs 6,000 crore SAMPADA (Scheme for Agro- Marine Processing and Development of Agro-Processing) will ...

Author: 0 Donald Trump acknowledges India as 'victim of terrorism' at Riyadh summit

World Bank president Jim Yong Kim announced the donation from both oil-rich Gulf states on Sunday, during a meeting between Ivanka Trump and a group of Saudi women, a member of the USA delegation said . "Most importantly, the United States and Israel can declare with one voice that Iran must never be allowed to possess a nuclear weapon - never ever - and must cease its deadly funding, training, and equipping of terrorists and militias", said Trump, speaking at Israeli President ...

World Trump travel ban back in court
Author: 0 Trump travel ban back in court

Trump's campaign website included a press release about his call for a ban on Muslims entering the United States until the morning of 8 May, when it was deleted moments before the administration argued against a similar temporary restraining order issued by the fourth circuit court of appeals.

Author: 0 Disputes Arise between Netanyahu, Trump over Relocation of US Embassy

Israel seized in 1967 the West Bank, East Jerusalem , and the Gaza Strip, where the Palestinians want to establish their future state. Israel's Channel 2 reported that during a planning meeting between USA and Israeli officials, the Israelis were told that Trump's visit to the Western Wall was private, Israel did not have jurisdiction in the area and that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was not welcome to accompany Trump there.

Author: 0 Iraqi forces release videos countering claims of abuse

Another four people died in a nearby building in the deadliest airstrike for civilian casualties since the air campaign against ISIS began in 2014. While there had been overhead drone surveillance of the neighborhood before the Iraqi troops moved, bad weather prevented overhead surveillance on March 15 and 16.

World United States plans first test of ICBM interceptor amid North Korea tensions
Author: 0 United States plans first test of ICBM interceptor amid North Korea tensions

Meanwhile, North Korea has ignored all calls to ends its nuclear and ballistic missile programs, saying they are necessary as defense against U.S. aggression. The target is not a mock-up of an actual North Korean ICBM. The Pentagon is thirsting for a success story amid growing fears about North Korea's escalating capability.

Author: 0 Tehran mayor Qalibaf quits presidential race to back cleric Raisi

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is facing an uphill battle to retain his seat in the upcoming election. During the third and final presidential debate on May 12, Rouhani made similar comments on being prepared in his second term to remove the remaining sanctions against Iran.

Author: 0 Manchester attack arrests 'significant,' important items found

At least 59 people were injured in addition to those who were killed during Monday's horrific terror attack, which was carried out by a suicide bomber who set off an explosive device outside the Manchester Arena following Grande's concert.

World Rouhani says Iran's ballistic missile program will continue
Author: 0 Rouhani says Iran's ballistic missile program will continue

On May 23, during his first press conference with both foreign and local media since his sweeping win in the election on a turnout of more than 70%, Rouhani said he hoped Trump and his team would soon learn to "settle down" so that everyone could understand what he was proposing.

Author: 0 This hilarious photo sums up Trump's visit to Vatican

The answer is a complicated mix of personal preference, diplomatic protocol and religious dictates. "A person who thinks only about building walls, wherever they may be, and not building bridges, is not Christian ", Francis said at the time .

World Trump calls Germans 'very bad', vows to curb foreign car imports
Author: 0 Trump calls Germans 'very bad', vows to curb foreign car imports

On Thursday, Mr Trump appeared to shove Montenegro's Prime Minister , Dusko Markovic , out of the way in a bid to get to the front of a group of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders - a moment which was captured on film. It's largely due to the differences in behavior between USA and German consumers, reflecting differing attitudes toward spending and distinct economic circumstances.

Author: 0 Manchester bomber's father says he did not expect attack

Police are growing more certain, however, that the deadly attack was orchestrated by a terrorist "network". No additional information has been officially disclosed about any of the suspects under arrest - though Libyan security officials revealed Abedi's father was arrested in Tripoli, Lybia.

Author: 0 ELECTION 2017: Labour quizzed on costing of manifesto promises

In the event of a Labour loss Mr Corbyn should avoid immediately standing down in order to maintain stability, he said. Mr Corbyn was introduced by Ian McCargo, the Labour Party candidate for Pudsey. Unite union boss Len McCluskey , a backer of Mr Corbyn, said earlier this week that winning just 200 seats would be a good result for Labour, adding: "I don't see Labour winning".

Author: 0 Why Melania Trump covers her head one day but not the next

When Donald Trump took the podium, he too seemed surprised by his wife's recitation. Mr Trump is now in Brussels for talks with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and European Union officials. In February 2016, the Pope blasted then-candidate Trump's proposal to construct a wall along the U.S. -Mexico border. Many women wear veils out of respect Mrs Trump is Catholic, which likely made accompanying President Donald Trump for a meeting with the leader of the world's more than 1 ...

World GOP lawmakers say little about Montana candidate
Author: 0 GOP lawmakers say little about Montana candidate

Jacobs called the police after the incident, which he described as getting " body slammed ". House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, a Democrat, called Gianforte "a wannabe Trump". The attack on Jacobs comes less than a week after security forces at the Federal Communications Commission allegedly pinned CQ reporter John Donnelly against a wall while he tried to ask a question of the departing commissioners at the agency's headquarters in D.C., according to press reports .

Author: 0 Trump Vows to Crackdown on 'Deeply Troubling' Intelligence Leaks by US Agencies

Libyan officials said Abedi's brother Hashem had been under surveillance for six weeks and that investigators had information he was planning "a terrorist attack" in Tripoli . British police chiefs on Thursday condemned the release of potential evidence while inquiries were ongoing, and said that the leaks represented breaches of trust which undermined their investigation.

Author: 0 Trump meets with Abbas in West Bank

After a video of Melania swatting away Donald Trump's hand in Riyadh went viral a few days ago, the first lady did it once again as the couple landed in Rome as part of US President's maiden worldwide trip. "In so doing we will all enjoy a safer and brighter future and a safer and brighter world", he said after holding talks with the Palestinian president in Bethlehem.

World President Rouhani: We reach destination by unity, Supreme Leader's guidance
Author: 0 President Rouhani: We reach destination by unity, Supreme Leader's guidance

Three-fourths of eligible voters cast their ballots, a better turnout than in our own election. More than 40 million votes were cast on Friday, May 19, reported by the Iranian Interior ministry, a number higher than the 56 per cent turnout in the 2016 USA elections and the 65 per cent turnout in the recent French elections.

Author: 0 Trump expresses commitment to peace in West Asia

In his speech yesterday, Mr Trump seemed to acknowledge the complexities of the matter. TRUMP: The Palestinians are ready to reach for peace. And we know what that led to. "We'll talk about it over dinner", Sara said. Trump said the US stands in "absolute solidarity" with the people of the United Kingdom and that young, innocent people were murdered by "evil losers".

World Russia Foreign Minister Denies Talking to Trump about Comey
Author: 0 Russia Foreign Minister Denies Talking to Trump about Comey

A senior White House adviser has been singled out as a "significant person of interest" in the federal law enforcement probe of possible coordination between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation. "He was insane, a real nut job", Trump told Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Russian ambassador to the United States Sergey Kislyak in the Oval Office on May 10, the day after he dismissed Comey, according to the document.

World No Malaysians involved in East Jakarta bombing: Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Author: 0 No Malaysians involved in East Jakarta bombing: Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Meanwhile, Kompas.com reported that Bripda Taufan Tsunami, one of the policemen killed in the blasts, will be buried at the TPU Pondok Ranggon. On July 5 a year ago, just days before fasting month was to end, a suicide bomber on a motorcycle blew himself up after he was stopped by officers from entering the local police headquarters in Solo city.

Author: 0 Manchester terrorist's brother 'aware of attacker's plans' - bomber's father also arrested

In France, Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said Wednesday that British and French intelligence had information that Abedi most likely traveled to Syria. "My message to the world is that there are hidden hands that want to tarnish the image of Muslims who live in the west", Abedi said. "They arrested the father, and I think the rest of the family kind of disappeared", Khuri said, adding that he knew the man from the neighborhood and the mosque.