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6 convicted in 1993 Mumbai bombing case

Prosecution lawyer Deepak Salve said Abu Salem , who had fled India and was extradited from Portugal, was found guilty of transporting weapons from the Indian state of Gujarat to Mumbai , while Mustafa Dossa had helped to smuggle explosives into the city.

Palestinian attackers killed after killing Israeli officer

However, Hamas condemned IS's claim, stating that the three Palestinians were operatives of Hamas and the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestinian, both of which groups also took credit for the attack. Some Israeli media later said that ISIS had claimed responsibility. The attackers were 18 and 19 years old. The Israeli army said the assailants appeared to have acted independently, like numerous attackers in unrest that has rocked Israel and the occupied territories ...

People Still Missing After Grenfell Tower Fire Assumed Dead

When the prime minister visited the west London site of the fire on Thursday she spoke only to emergency services. The government is struggling to find temporary housing for people who lived in the 24-story tower. Bellerin, a defender, also plays for London club Arsenal. Earlier on Saturday, Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip observed a moment of silence to honor the victims.

Grenfell death toll put at 30 - but 69 people are still missing

The Guardian newspaper reported that contractors installed a cheaper, less flame-resistant type of panelling in the renovation that ended in May 2016. Mrs May has announced a fund of about $6.5 million for the victims. One incensed man on the streets demanded to know why May hasn't even done as much as ask for a minute's silence from the British people to mark those who died in the disaster.

Relatives Of London Fire Victims Unleash Their Fury Upon Theresa May

One of the organisers has read out a statement outside the town hall, while other protesters were chanting slogans, TV images from Sky News showed. Speaking to the growing crowd, Mr Mansour called on senior council leaders to "come out" of the building to respond to a list of demands submitted by the Radical Housing Network.

How Macron worked the system for a giant parliamentary majority

The scale of Macron's absolute majority shows the extent to which the new president, a newcomer to party politics, has managed to transform the French political landscape in record time. Just months ago, Mr 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 a widespread desire in France for wholesale change.

Win streaks on line when LSU, Oregon State play Monday night

Both teams had nine hits. "Honestly, I'm glad Oregon State won that game", said Mainier, whose team is unbeaten since May 11. LSU has a 2-0 all-time mark against Oregon State; the only prior two meetings between the teams came at the 2012 NCAA Baton Rouge Regional, where the Tigers posted wins over the Beavers by scores of 7-1 in the regional semifinal and 6-5 (10 innings) in the regional final.

London tower fire: 58 people missing presumed dead, say police

Some residents are reportedly concerned that the real death toll hasn't been revealed for political reasons. "We need answers and we need answers now", another man said through a megaphone. Lord Porter, chairman of the Local Government Association, said: "Fire risk assessments and the construction of buildings are being reviewed and double checks are being made to ensure remedial work recommended under previous assessments have been carried out".

10 still in critical condition after London fire

Meanwhile, the Home Office said it was making arrangements for the family of one of those who died in the fire to travel from Syria to Britain for his funeral. A short walk away, however, are apartments and houses that cost millions of pounds and are home to a wealthy elite that residents of the Grenfell Tower had seen as a world apart.

People Confirmed Dead in Grenfell Tower Fire With 70 Still Unaccounted For

Cundy said the police investigation into the blaze would look at the building and its refurbishment in 2016 and vowed to prosecute people "if there is evidence". Hundreds of people marched from Kensington town hall toward the gutted tower on Friday evening, some brandishing Socialist Worker Party placards emblazoned with slogans including "Defy Tory Rule" and "no justice, no peace".

Ireland scores 7 tries to overpower Japan 50-22

Keith Earls burst clear to score Ireland's first try after just 10 minutes and, with Heiichiro Ito sin-binned, Dan Leavy barged over twice before Jack Conan also crossed as the tourists had a 31-3 lead at half-time. A much-changed and inexperienced Ireland had few troubles in Japan , crossing for seven tries in what was the first meeting between the nations in 12 years.

Protesters storm local town hall over London fire

Protesters upset with how the British government has so far handled the aftermath continued calls Friday for greater assistance. Opposition Labour Party lawmaker David Lammy said that the government and the police should immediately seize all documents relating to the building's renovation to prevent the destruction of evidence that could show criminal wrongdoing.

Congressman at shooting scene made 'frantic' phone call to his wife

The game at Nationals Park, Washington DC, carried on a century-old bipartisan ritual, this one tinged with worry about Louisiana Republican Mr Scalise, 51, and the determination to answer the attack by coming together in sport. His family said they appreciate the support they've received from lawmakers and the president, and are thankful for the bravery of the special agents.

Protesters demand justice after deadly London blaze

He said: "You've got to build in resilience and safety through regulation, people have got to constantly practice for disasters". As the royals were leaving the center, they were met with cheers but also anguished cries for help from a crowd of about 40 people.

Grenfell Tower fire: Police say 58 people are missing and presumed dead

Khan added. "It's crucial as we get that as soon as possible". The ferocious blaze that gutted a London high-rise last week and left 58 people presumed dead was a "preventable accident" that followed "years of neglect" from the government, the city's mayor said Sunday.

Mohammad Amir declared fit for Champions Trophy final

Bottom-ranked Pakistan produced a breathtaking display at London's Oval on Sunday to inflict a 180-run defeat upon arch rivals India , the title-holders, in the climax of a tournament featuring the world's top eight one-day global nations.

Macron headed for overwhelming parliamentary majority

French President Emmanuel Macron's centrist party is likely to win a comfortable majority in the National Assembly, two polling companies said after the first round of voting ended on Sunday night. Only four MPs - two of them from Macron's slate - topped the 50 percent mark needed for election at the first round. There was more good news for Macron as five of his six Cabinet ministers running in the elections are leading in their respective races and have good chances to win in next ...

DC shooting has brought some much-needed unity to Congress

We are especially appreciative of the strong outpouring of love and support from our neighbors, friends, from Louisiana and across the country, as well as from President Trump, Vice President Pence, and all of Steve's colleagues who have reached out to us during this most challenging time.

UK royals honor London fire victims as anger mounts

A woman touches missing person posters near The Grenfell Tower block, destroyed by fire, in north Kensington , West London , Britain June 16, 2017 . The British police fired a stun gun at a man who reached for a knife as he ran towards officers at one of the gates to the Westminster parliament in central London yesterday, witnesses said.

Tower Block Fire Survivors Storm London Town Hall

LONDON (AP) - Grief turned to outrage Friday over a deadly high-rise tower fire in London amid reports that materials used in the building's renovation could have fueled the inferno that left dozens dead and missing as it decimated the public housing block.

58 dead in central Portugal wildfires; many killed in cars

Local television showed terrifying images of several people on a road trying to escape the intense smoke that had reduced visibility to just a few metres. He said 17 others died right outside their cars or by the road, 11 people died in the forest, two people died in a auto accident related to the fire and information was missing on the other deaths.

62 dead in central Portugal wildfires; many killed in cars

Secretary of State for the Interior Jorge Gomes said that most had died from smoke inhalation and burns, while two were killed in a road accident related to the fires. He added that firefighting crews are having difficulties battling the flames, which are "very violent" in at least two of the four fronts. Authorities said the number of victims may increase as fire officials inspect the villages affected.

US President Donald Trump confirms he's being investigated over Russian meddling

Rosenstein also appointed Robert Mueller to investigate ties between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation. The inquiry's apparent expansion to target Trump reportedly focuses on whether the president attempted to obstruct the investigation - in particular, on Trump's reported attempts to encourage former FBI director James Comey to end an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn .

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

March 17, 2017. He lashed out at a top Justice Department official overseeing the inquiry, reflecting his mounting frustration with the unrelenting controversy that has consumed his early presidency. Mr. Mueller has to know who "leaked" this if the story is true. The report said "officials who described the financial focus of the investigation spoke on the condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly".

UK royals hold London fire minute of silence

Police have said the recovery process could take weeks, and warned some of the bodies may be too burned to be identified. Queen Elizabeth II , in a message released on her official birthday on Saturday, said the United Kingdom has been "resolute in the face of adversity" following recent tragedies in London and Manchester .

Trump knows he is "being investigated for firing the FBI Director"

Mr Robert Mueller , the special counsel named by the department to investigate the Russian Federation matter, is now examining whether Mr Trump or others sought to obstruct the probe, a person familiar with the inquiry said on Thursday .

Trump transition team ordered to save materials on Russia, Ukraine

The Democratic National Committee said it saw a need for Rosenstein to recuse himself, but it said control over the investigation should be given to Mueller and not another Trump appointee. The internal memo regarding the transition team was issued on the same day it was revealed that Vice President Mike Pence hired a personal lawyer, Richard Cullen, to represent him in the investigations.

Pence hires Watergate veteran as personal lawyer

Pence communications director Jarrod Agen confirmed Thursday that Pence hired Richard Cullen , former us attorney who is chairman of McGuire Woods , a Washington-based law firm. His official biography from McGuireWoods lists, in addition to his time at the Justice Department, his experience working for former Sen. He also worked with M Caldwell Butler , a five-term Republican congressman from Virginia, as his press aide, reports said .

Navy admiral: Fitzgerald incident 'could have been much worse'

Navy said on June 18. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). The damaged USS Fitzgerald , center, arrives at the U.S. Naval base in Yokosuka , southwest of Tokyo, after the U.S. "Out of concern for the families and the notification process, I will decline to state how many we have found at this time", he said. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has sent a sympathy message Sunday to President Trump.

Trump Weighs Firing Mueller, According To Confidante

Earlier in the program, Sekulow had hinted that he found some of Mueller's actions to be troublesome, suggesting that Mueller was somehow in cahoots with Comey. They say Mr Trump did not collude with Russian Federation and see the investigation as a politically-motivated sham that handicaps his ability to execute his agenda, according to one person who advises the White House on how to handle the probe.

BJP meeting Opposition on presidential poll 'more like PR exercise': Sitaram Yechury

PM Narendra Modi was a good friend of Amma. Any speculation, thus, is largely meaningless. A section of the BJP leaders, however, insist that the candidate should be a political person. BJP has completed its consultation exercise for the presidential poll after holding deliberations with opposition parties as well as NDA partners. However, the tone and tenor of the NDA is far from what the opposition would prefer it to be.

Government did respond to fire safety recommendations, UK minister says

Appearing on same program, Labour's Brexit spokesman Sir Keir Starmer said Britain woulc definitely leave the European Union , and that doind so would prevent it continuing as a full member of the single market. Anger among residents has been mounting in recent days as information about the missing has been scanty and efforts to find temporary housing have faltered.

Donald Trump lashes out at 'bad,' 'conflicted' Russia investigators

While the Trump administration initially said that letter was the reason the president fired Comey on May 9, Trump later said he did so because of the "Russia thing". Moscow has denied any interference and the White House has denied any collusion. Though donor meetings in the White House are not uncommon, "the briefing was seen as notable in GOP finance circles partly because of the timing".

Unclear when inmates will return to Georgia

His wife could be heard sobbing as he tried to reassure her, saying: "It's all right". You've survived. You've survived. "You survived. You did a good job". Hale said he thinks the men surrendered because his auto resembles a police vehicle. Ricky Dubose and Donnie Rowe had been on the run for three days after killing Sgt.

British PM Theresa May To Meet Fire Survivors In Downing Street Residence

An investigative report into the disastrous Grenfell Tower fire may not be made public for years, it has been revealed. A Downing Street spokesman said: "The Prime Minister is this morning chairing a cross-Government meeting to ensure everything possible is being done to support those affected by the Grenfell tragedy".

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