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Kano agency: Why we suspended probe on Emir Sanusi

Magaji on Monday said the commission had also recorded a "water tight case against the emirate council" over the allegations of financial misappropriation. Emir Sanusi said that Shiek Nasiru Bazallah had gathered his adherents at Goron Dutse quarters, where he made statements to incite disturbance and defame the monarch.

Ariana Grande returns to US,tour uncertain

Greater Manchester Police chief Ian Hopkins thanked the teams that had worked through the night and the members of the public for their solidarity, as well as the "rest of the world holding us in their thoughts. Another 23-year-old man in South Manchester was arrested. These cars just pulled up and all these police with guns, dogs, jumped out of the vehicle and said to us: "'Get in the house now, '" said Simon Turner, 46, who lives nearby.

China takes exception to India's stand on OBOR

That leaves the bulk of the action with China's policy lenders and commercial banks, who are already bankrolling most key projects in some of Asia's most challenging environments. "We are of firm belief that connectivity initiatives must be based on universally recognised worldwide norms, good governance, rule of law, openness, transparency and equality", Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) official spokesperson Gopal Baglay said in a press conference.

Britain's threat level raised to 'critical' following Manchester attack Updated

It is a joyful experience as a parent to watch your children experience the thrill of a performer they have only seen before on television. "What should have been a superb evening is now just terrible". President Donald Trump, in Bethlehem, said the attack preyed upon children and described those responsible as " evil losers ". "This wicked ideology must be obliterated".

Trump says 'ultimate deal' possible for peace in Middle East

Bethlehem/Jerusalem: US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said that he is committed "to do everything" to achieve Israel-Palestinian peace deal but made it clear that "peace can not take root in an environment where violence is tolerated, funded and even rewarded".

Manchester Terror Attack at Ariana Grande's Concert: Everything We Know So Far

It is the deadliest terror attack in the United Kingdom since the July, 7, 2005, London subway bombings. "It was just bad". Joan Grande has not commented on the incident or her actions. Grande's tour has not been canceled or postponed despite reports online, said a person close to the situation, speaking on condition of anonymity because they were not allowed to speak publicly about the topic.

Theresa May defends U-turn on upper limit to 'dementia tax'

Pressed whether they were fit to be Prime Minister, Chancellor and Home Secretary respectively, Ms Dugdale said: "It is very clear to me that we are 20 years on from that Good Friday Agreement and that transformed Northern Ireland". Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said that the government was mired in "chaos and confusion". "And the question for everybody on June 8 is, who do they trust to get the deal for the United Kingdom".

Trump Administration Defends 'Taxpayer-First' Budget

He calls it "immoral". -Science: The American Association for the Advancement of Science estimates the budget proposal would cut overall federal spending on scientific research by 16.8 percent. President Donald Trump fulfilled a major campaign promise Tuesday, proposing a $4.1 trillion budget plan that would upend Washington in a big way.

Manchester police name Ariana Grande concert bomber; victims as young as 8

The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the attack, which sent children and their parents attending the concert scrambling to get out of the venue. Greater Manchester Police Chief Constable Ian Hopkins confirmed in a press briefing that Abedi is suspected of carrying out the terrorist attack.

Children remember Manchester attack victims at vigil

There was no immediate claim of responsbility, but Chief Constable Ian Hopkins said police are treating the blast as an act of terrorism "until we know otherwise". While claiming responsibility on its Telegram account, the group appeared to contradict the police description of a suicide bomber. It suggested explosive devices were placed "in the midst of the gatherings of the Crusaders".

President Trump wraps Mideast trip after Bethlehem, Jerusalem meetings

Trump arrived in Bethlehem in a motorcade, crossing a checkpoint at Israel's controversial separation wall, and was greeted by Abbas and other dignitaries outside the presidential palace, The Washington Examiner reported. He said his travels this week left him believing Israel and Palestine "can make a deal". An opportunity to seize. Trump saw some of his wildest applause Tuesday when he pushed back on Iran, a country that has routinely threatened conflict with Israel.

WilmerHale Atty, Ex-FBI Head Tapped As Special Counsel For Russia Probe

The White House and advisers to the campaign have since confirmed four meetings between Kislyak and Trump advisers during that time . A small but growing number of Republican US lawmakers called on Wednesday for an independent probe of possible collusion between President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign and Russian Federation, spurred by a memo from the fired FBI chief that Trump had sought to impede the agency's investigation.

Trump's speech on terrorism was a missed opportunity

Fisk made the remarks in an article, titled " Donald Trump's speech to the Muslim world was filled with hypocrisy and condescension ", published by The Independent on Monday, a day after the United States president spoke to a gathering of Muslim and Arab leaders in the Saudi capital Riyadh .

CRPF IGP alleges fake encounter in Assam, calls for probe

While calling for a full-fledged probe, he alleged that weapons were planted on their bodies. A report in the Indian Express says that Gujarat cadre IPS officer Rajnish Rai, now posted in Shillong with CRPF as IG, North East Sector, has alleged that the encounter was staged and claimed that he has evidence to prove it.

Trump pushes for peace in ME

In his meetings with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Reuven Rivlin Monday, Trump also discussed the peace process without mentioning a two-state solution. Trump placed a note in the ancient stones of Jerusalem's Western Wall. He indicated that his visit to Saudi Arabia has brought him confidence that Arab leaders would also support in reaching a peace deal to resolve the decades long Israeli-Palestine conflict.

United Nations welcomes release of Nigerian girls by Boko Haram

The Nigerian government on Sunday released the names of the freed girls but the list did not include the name, Sarah Yaga. Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari has asked the 82 recently released Chibok girls to be strong and to try and forget their ordeal so that they can continue their education.

Ariana Grande returns to USA following Manchester attack

May said Britain's terror threat level had been raised to critical - meaning another attack may be imminent. The status means armed soldiers could be deployed instead of police at public events including sports matches. Witnesses said they saw bolts and other bits of metal, indicating the bomb may have contained shrapnel meant to maximize injury and death. People tumbled over guardrails and one another clawing toward an escape.

Taiwan Court Orders Legal Change to Allow Gays to Marry

One of the requests was filed in 2015 by Chi Chia-wei, a veteran gay rights activist, who has spent more than half his life fighting for marriage equality in Taiwan, according to the island's official Central News Agency (CNA). "This is obviously a gross legislative flaw", a statement from the court said. Despite the landmark ruling, a number of challenges still need to be overcome before the Legislature can formally legalize same-sex marriage.

The end of austerity in Saudi Arabia

Zarif also criticised Trump's arms deal and other investments with Saudi Arabia worth hundreds of billions of dollars. After hosting Mr Abbas at the White House in March, Mr Trump boldly stated that achieving peace is "something that I think is, frankly, maybe not as hard as people have thought over the years".

More police on London's streets after Manchester attack - mayor

Britain's terrorist threat level has been set at "severe" in recent years indicating an attack is highly likely. He says, "It's not going away and it needs significant attention". At least 59 people were wounded after a bomb tore through the arena's entrance on Monday night. The 23-year-old Grande, with her signature high ponytail, went on to also star in spinoffs that included "iCarly", as she worked to develop her recording career.

Trump asked former Ind. Sen. Dan Coats to deny Russian Federation collusion

Retired Lt. Gen Michael Flynn, the former national security adviser under President Trump , refused to comply with a Senate Intelligence Committee subpoena as a top House Democrat disclosed portions of new documents suggesting Flynn lied about his Russian Federation ties to federal investigators.

Manchester terrorist attack condemned by Flanagan

Chief Constable Ian Hopkins said: "The attacker, I can confirm, died at the arena". Laois Fine Gael TD Flanagan says his department is not aware at this time of any Irish citizens caught up in the attack. Elsewhere, the Ulster Unionist Party (UUP) leader Robin Swann also said his thoughts were with the victims. "We stand united with the people of Manchester to face down the terrorists who carried out this cowardly act".

Former FBI Director James Comey to testify before Senate Intelligence Committee

Separately, another Times report said Trump had told Russian officials in a closed-door meeting at the Oval Office that firing Comey "had relieved great pressure on him". Former FBI director James Comey believes that President Trump was trying to influence him and the FBI's investigation into the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federation, a source familiar with Comey's thinking told CNN on Saturday.

Trump Violated Protocol by Sharing Classified Intel With Russia — Fmr CIA Director

Brennan said protocol requires that any sharing of classified information with foreign governments be done through intelligence channels, not from the president to visiting officials . He further testified that on August 4, 2016, he warned the head of Russia's intelligence service that any continued interference would destroy near-term prospects for improvement of relations between Washington and Moscow and would undermine the chance of their working together on matters of mutual interest.

Trump denies asking Comey to drop probe, colluding with Russian Federation

James Comey, the former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief whose firing by President Donald Trump has triggered uproar, has agreed to testify publicly about Russian interference in the 2016 elections, lawmakers announced yesterday. Close aides and advisors to Mr Trump have been under scrutiny for having contact with Russians during the campaign and during the presidential transition period.

Britain Raises Terror Level After Manchester Attack

Video posted on Twitter showed hundreds of fans fleeing after the concert, while a witness said she "felt the blast in her chest". "There's no problems here.thanks for having a good time", Ariana Grande concert announcer says as fans leave Manchester Arena following a deadly blast.

'We know that peace is possible'

She told the Christian Broadcasting Network: "I don't know what the policy of the administration is but I believe the Western Wall is part of Israel ". "There is a moment to seize". On Monday, more than 20 Palestinians were injured in the West Bank during clashes with Israeli forces as they protested in solidarity with the hunger-striking prisoners.

Ariana Grande suspends Dangerous Woman tour after Manchester attack

Police in Manchester, UK say 19 people are dead and about 50 injured after a reported explosion Monday night at the city's arena, where pop star Ariana Grande was performing. In the hours since the attack, the first victim has been identified: Georgina Callander, an 18-year-old health and social work student who died at the hospital shortly after the attack.

Arsonists attack Oldham mosque through letterbox

Imam of the Jamia Qasmia Zahidia Islamic Centre in Oldham, Mohammad Saddiq, reportedly said that the fire started early Tuesday at around 2 a.m. local time through the door's letterbox, when a passerby witnessed the flames and called the local fire brigade.

Ariana Grande returns home to Florida after Manchester bombing

The UK's terror threat level is at "critical"- its highest possible level- following the explosion at Manchester Arena. US security sources, citing British intelligence officials, said he was born in Manchester in 1994 to parents of Libyan origin.

B.C. election brings unwelcome uncertainty for business as Greens hold balance

Speaking to reporters Wednesday, Clark deflected a question on how much she's to blame for the reduced Liberal vote into a chance to embrace the Greens. Christy Clark's Liberals win minority government in B.C. Liberal Leader Christy Clark represents the Okanagan constituency of Kelowna West, but voted at a community centre in Vancouver.

Britain raises terror threat level from "severe" to "critical"

The prime minister said she did not want the public to feel "unduly alarmed" but said it was a "proportionate and sensible response". May spoke to U.S. May said Abedi was born and raised in Britain and a European security official said he was of Libyan descent. They can't rule out if there are other people out there.

British PM: UK Has Raised Terror Threat Level, Believes Second Attack Imminent

Authorities did not provide further details about the arrest at this time. "We're told she and members of Ariana's security took the fans backstage and waited with them until they were able to safely exit the arena". Representatives at Grande's record company did not return calls on whether the remainder of her world tour, with stops in London and Europe, would go ahead.

General Election campaigning remains suspended as terror threat level raised

She said authorities were trying to determine if he had an accomplice. Monday's bombing made Manchester Arena, one of the largest indoor concert venues in Europe, the latest apparent target of Islamic extremists striking at the heart of Western culture, an ideology baffling to the panicked young faces emerging from the concert.

Pakistan fighter jets fly over Siachen, 'Indian air space not violated'

According to Samaa.tv, Pakistan Chief of Air Staff Sohail Aman paid a visit to the forward airbase in Skardu and was accompanied by top leadership of the Pakistan Air Force. The Pakistan Army, however, dismissed the Indian Army's claims as "false". A short video clip of one such assault with weapons being used in "a direct firing mode" at the Naushera sector on May 9, which ostensibly shows some forward observation posts of the Pakistan Army being blown up across the LoC, was also ...

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