Marawi ISIS: Militants take church-goers hostage in Philippines

President Rodrigo Duterte , who had declared martial law across the southern third of the nation, warned he may expand it nationwide. On Tuesday night, President Rodrigo Duterte imposed martial law in southern Mindanao region for 60 days after battles between government forces and Maute in Marawi escalated.

Liam Gallagher to perform solo gig in aid of Manchester bomb families

The first single from the upcoming album, " Wall of Glass ", is set to be released on June 2. I'm not in it for the money. Tickets for the gig, which takes place next Tuesday (May 30), will go on sale at 9AM today. "It's outrageous. Just so sad". There are kids and people dying all over the world. The 44-year-old singer's girlfriend Debbie Gwyther - who acts as his manager and publicist - suggested he would bring in various people to help with getting his ideas on paper.

Republican leads in Montana election despite assault charge

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says the GOP House candidate in Montana charged with assaulting a reporter is "a wannabe Trump". He campaigned last weekend with U.S. He later said it was a joke and the reporter in the room laughed with everyone else. Indiana Rep. Luke Messer said he wasn't sure whether the incident would hurt or help Gianforte in Thursday's special election for the open House seat.

Iran's reformist ex-president Khatami says re-elect Rouhani

With President Rouhani's economic record under attack from both Qalibaf and Raisi, the election campaign has grown increasingly bitter and confrontational in the past week. Until recently, Raisi, a former prosecutor general of Iran, was a relatively unknown political figure outside the eastern province of Khorasan-Razavi, where he is still the custodian of Astan Quds Razavi, the wealthiest charity in the Muslim world and the organisation in charge of Iran's holiest shrine, the Imam Reza shrine ...

UK Angered Over US Leaks on Manchester Attacks Investigation

The arrest in Nuneaton brought to seven the number of people arrested in the United Kingdom in the aftermath of the attack. This was highlighted in the 2006 trans-Atlantic liquid bomb plot. Burnham, a Labour mayor, also said he had spoken with the United States ambassador to Britain about his concerns. In an interview with the AP before his arrest, Ramadan said his 23-year-old son, Ismail, had been arrested Tuesday, as well.

Watch Katy Perry pay tribute to Manchester terror attack victims

Watch Katy Perry pay tribute to Manchester terror attack victims

It's terrible", she tearfully told attendees. He added, "I ask you to please choose love every single day". "But what you should do is not let them (terrorists) win". She phoned in to his Capital London Breakfast Show on 2 May (17) with a special message for the host. Clearly shaken by the tragedy she said: "It was hard for you guys".