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Independence debate dominates in Scotland on election eve

Ms Sturgeon also denied the SNP would be willing to form a coalition with the Labour Party and would prefer instead to form a "progressive alternative" to the Conservatives and push through her plans for independence. Ms Davidson came under heavy fire from the other three leaders for the UK Conservative Government's record, in particular on welfare and the so-called rape clause, a result of the two-child benefit cap.


Police ID 2 attackers in deadly London terrorist strike

Police ID 2 attackers in deadly London terrorist strike

Whitehall sources and police offered no immediate response to the claims. She said providing more firearms for London police wouldn't be a sensible solution to the increased tempo of attacks, saying the strategy of having special mobile units of heavily armed officers is effective.



Third London attacker was known to United Kingdom security services

To huge applause, Khan told those gathered for the service in Potters Fields Park, near London's City Hall: "As a proud and patriotic British Muslim I say this you do not commit these disgusting acts in my name". Ride-sharing app Uber is being criticized for charging riders inflated rates during the terror attacks in London on Saturday night. One was later released, leaving seven men and four women in custody.


India sends three Navy ships to assist Lanka in relief operations

India sends three Navy ships to assist Lanka in relief operations

But officials said most reservoirs were now so full they were in danger of spilling over and causing dangers of flooding to people living downstream. Soldiers have fanned out in boats and helicopters to help with rescue operations. Our ships are being dispatched with relief material. The Indian Navy too has been pressed into action to help the island nation with INS Kirch operating in Bay of Bengal being diverted to Colombo to render immediate assistance in flood relief operations.



White House, allies scramble for ways to counter James Comey

Director of National Intelligence Agency Dan Coats (pictured May 23) reportedly told associates that President Trump asked him to intervene with James Comey. Days after Comey's firing, the Justice Department appointed a special counsel, former FBI Director Robert Mueller, to oversee the federal investigation.


United Kingdom opposition sees rise in poll support

United Kingdom opposition sees rise in poll support

Ministers said the upper limit would be set only after a consultation, starting with a green paper on care issues this summer. Prof Scully said things looked very different compared to the centre's previous two polls that suggested the Conservatives were on course to win a number of seats from Labour .