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Manchester Arena explosion: 22 dead after blast at Ariana Grande concert

Outside, she said, "you could smell the burning". The current terror threat level in the United Kingdom has been severe, which means a terror attack is highly likely. All parties are believed to be ...

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Trump's Saudi visit draws to a close

Trump's Saudi visit draws to a close

The advance excerpts of the speech had him saying "Islamist extremism". President Trump speaks during the Arabic Islamic American Summit. Tillerson said on "Fox News Sunday" that the visit wa...

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British police: Fatalities after incident at Manchester Arena

Surely there is no crime more reprehensible than the murder of children'. "Some were young kids, some were disabled people". "Praying for all the victims and families involved". "Avoid the area. More ...

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May's Conservatives see lead over Labour narrow to 14 points - ICM

May's Conservatives see lead over Labour narrow to 14 points - ICM

She is adamant that she is not budging on her principles, and was clearly irritated by questions after her speech that said she was backtracking. Support for the Conservatives fell by one point ...

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Killed in UK Pop Concert Terror Blast

Concert-goers react after fleeing the Manchester Arena in northern England where United States singer Ariana Grande had been performing in Manchester, Britain, May 22, 2017. Even hotel chains ha...

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Trump tells Middle East to 'drive out' Islamist extremists

Trump tells Middle East to 'drive out' Islamist extremists

Like Obama before him, Trump had no interest in dealing with who brought Al Qaeda and similar forces in, as the historical trail leads directly to the Central Intelligence Agency in Afghanistan and U....

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22 killed, 59 injured in blast at pop concert in UK

Some witnesses said it happened in the foyer of the arena just after the show. "It was a huge explosion - you could feel it in your chest. It was chaotic. Artist BIA, who also performed, said in a ...

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In A Historic First, Trump Visits Old City Of Jerusalem

In A Historic First, Trump Visits Old City Of Jerusalem

Netanyahu called Trump's flight from Riyadh to Tel Aviv "a historic milestone on the path to reconciliation and peace". The other two, mosques in Mecca and Medina, are both part of modern-day S...

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Explosion heard in footage from inside Ariana Grande's Manchester concert

Explosion heard in footage from inside Ariana Grande's Manchester concert

City's account posted: 'It's with great sadness we hear of the bad events at the Arena. The blast killed 19 people and injured dozens more. Manchester residents opened up their homes to people lef...

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Senators warn of fiscal fallout after Erdogan visit violence

Ankara has requested " a full investigation of this diplomatic incident ". Turkey has summoned the United States ambassador to protest the detention of two security officers during the Turkish pres...

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British PM May Will Suspend Campaign After Terror Attack

There was no immediate claim of responsibility. After the explosion, "I grabbed my mum's hand and started running, following a lot of others towards an exit", Sanders said. "I felt a bit of pain in ...

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Netanyahu says all government ministers must attend Trump's arrival

Netanyahu says all government ministers must attend Trump's arrival

So part of this controversy over Trump's visit to the Western Wall is that the Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu wanted to accompany him there. In his speech at Rivlin's official residence, T...

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Explosion kills 19, injures 50 at Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena

The explosion killed at least 19 people and injured dozens. Social media posts from the scene showed panicked concertgoers running down the arena's stairs in an attempt to get away. "I want to thank...

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Rouhani says hopeful Europe won't follow Trump's lead on Iran

Rouhani, who fronted Tehran's deal with six major powers in 2015 to curb Iran's nuclear programme in return for the lifting of sanctions, said the US administration lacked knowledge about the Middle...

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Abbas adviser says Trump visit could reopen path to talks

The status of Jerusalem is ultra-sensitive and has been among the most hard issues in Israeli-Palestinian peace talks. When meeting Netanyahu, Trump said Iran should have thanked the United Stat...

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Unidentified DPRK flying object crosses border with S. Korea

KCNA said the North was ready to start mass-producing the new medium-range ballistic missile, which it said is capable of reaching Japan and major American military bases. Experts said that rocket fle...

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North Korean hackers 'highly likely' behind WannaCry attack

This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed. Last week, North Korea reportedly denied allegations linking it to WannaCry ransomware . But in an interview last ...

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Labour will do well to lose only 29 seats, says Unite leader

Labour will do well to lose only 29 seats, says Unite leader

He suggested winning 200 seats - almost 30 fewer than in 2015 - would be a "successful" result for Mr Corbyn . Labour's manifesto - published on Tuesday - did not set out how plans to nationalise...

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Indonesian soldiers killed in South China Sea exercise

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China have been talking about a binding code of conduct to prevent conflict in the contentious waterway for the past 15 years and so agreement...

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Theresa May accuses Jeremy Corbyn of 'shameful scaremongering' over dementia tax backlash

Theresa May accuses Jeremy Corbyn of 'shameful scaremongering' over dementia tax backlash

And writing on his re-election Facebook page, Mr Wilson said: "Your vote here on June 8th will only decide who is your local MP - not who gets to be the Prime Minister". In the face of the furore ...

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Trump administration attempts to block OGE request

Trump administration attempts to block OGE request

The suit follows reports that the Trump administration is pushing back against providing the waivers to the Office of Government Ethics (OGE), an independent agency in charge of ethics rules in th...

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Ex-Coal Secretary HC Gupta convicted in coal scam case

Ex-Coal Secretary HC Gupta convicted in coal scam case

Former joint secretary KS Kropha and then director KC Samaria were also convicted in the case pertaining to the allocation of a coal mining block in Madhya Pradesh to a private company. However, he la...

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North Korea says world looks handsome from a ballistic missile

It called the missile an "answer" to U.S. President Donald Trump 's policies. Beijing had proposed a compromise in which Pyongyang would stop further nuclear and missile tests in exchange for a sus...

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Iran slams U.S. arms deal with Saudi 'terrorists'

White House aides have also tried to play down expectations for significant progress on the peace process during Mr Trump's visit, casting it as "symbolic". The prospect of a new relationship and coop...

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Trump signs Kushner-negotiated $100B Saudi arms deal

Trump signs Kushner-negotiated $100B Saudi arms deal

In the ongoing investigation into alleged ties between Russian Federation and Donald Trump's campaign, the President's son-in-law Jared Kushner has been identified as a person of interest in the...

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Ariana feels 'broken' after suspected terrorist attack at her Manchester concert

British Transport Police said officers were at the arena, which sits atop the Manchester Victoria transit station. Greater Manchester Police chief Ian Hopkins told reporters that investigators were ...

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United States made mistake pledging arms delivery to Syrian Kurds - Turkey

Tabqa and the nearby dam, Syria's largest, were seized a day earlier in an offensive that lasted almost seven weeks, with the backing of airstrikes from the worldwide coalition. It says the decision i...

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The Russia & Trump Investigation Involves A Possible Cover-Up, Congress Hears

Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner , has reportedly been identified as a " person of interest " in the ongoing investigation into possible ties between Russian Federation and Donald Trump's...

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Explain 'meaningful dialogue', door always open for India for OBOR: China

Explain 'meaningful dialogue', door always open for India for OBOR: China

China is one of the countries Britain hopes to sign a free trade agreement with once it leaves the European Union, and London and Beijing have been keen to show that Britain's withdrawal from the bl...

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19 fatalities confirmed after incident at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester

19 fatalities confirmed after incident at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester

Home Secretary Amber Rudd said: "This particular attack was aimed at the most vulnerable in our society, young people, children at a concert". Fans, many of them teenage girls, excitedly share selfies...

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