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Faith leaders condemn London attack

Faith leaders condemn London attack

Leaders of the Jabir Bin Zayd Islamic Centre in Barking, a few minutes walk from attacker Butt's family home in London , said their thoughts and prayers were with the victims and their families. Enough is enough . We are ready to have those hard conversations, as equal citizens with an equal stake in this fight", he was quoted as saying by The Guardian .



Senate Urges Trump To Make the Jerusalem Embassy Move

Throughout the 2016 presidential election campaign, Trump vowed to move the embassy. "The question is not if that move happens, but when", Spicer said . Schumer, the Democratic Senate leader and one of the most prominent Jewish members of Congress, released a statement introducing the measure that implored the USA to recognize Jerusalem as the Jewish state's capital.


White House: Trump not 'picking a fight' with London mayor

White House: Trump not 'picking a fight' with London mayor

Trump also found himself in hot water over his tough-talking tweets defending his ban on travelers from several Muslim countries, which is now stalled in the federal courts. Trump argued in a Twitter post for leaders to "stop being politically correct" and to focus on "security for our people". Trump posted that the U.S. Department of Justice should have pushed his "original" travel ban, or sought a tougher version of the executive order meant to temporarily bar citizens of six predominately ...


Manchester attack: Funeral for Barra's Eilidh MacLeod

Manchester attack: Funeral for Barra's Eilidh MacLeod

Her friend and schoolmate Laura MacIntyre, 15, was seriously injured in the explosion as she attended the concert alongside Eilidh. Mourners stood in silence with their heads bowed outside the church and in the town square as Ariana Grande's My Everything was played over speakers.



WEATHER WARNING: Yellow warning of wind for Somerset

A spokesman for the Met Office said: 'Gusts of 40 to 50 miles per hour are likely today, with isolated gusts close to 60 miles per hour possible. The Met Office has warned that strong winds causing fallen trees, hard driving conditions and power outages could last until tonight (Tuesday).


British PM May could lose majority in June 8 election -YouGov projection

British PM May could lose majority in June 8 election -YouGov projection

In Thursday's trade, the pound suffered again, buying $1.2864, compared with $1.2891 late Wednesday in NY. According to this latest constituency-by-constituency modelling by YouGov just nine days before the general election , rather than increase the comfortable 17 seat majority she enjoyed, Theresa May is now looking at the humiliating prospect of losing 20 of the 330 seats Conservatives hold and the Labour Party could gain almost 30 seats.