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58 presumed dead in Grenfell Tower fire in London: Cops

Police said on Saturday that at least 58 people had been confirmed or were assumed to have died in this week's blaze at the Grenfell Tower block. Members of London's emergency services observe a minutes' silence in memory of the victims of the June 14 fire at the Grenfell Tower block, pictured on the horizon, in Kensington, west London , on June 19, 2017.


Russian Federation fan leader barred from Confederations Cup

Russian Federation fan leader barred from Confederations Cup

The Russian ace slotted the ball over the keeper Stefan Marinovic but Micael Boxall attempting to clear off the line got the last touch - and the goal was credited to the New Zealander. Mexico plays New Zealand in its second Confederations Cup game on Wednesday . "The game didn't go how we wanted", he said afterwards. The Confederations Cup kicked off in St.



Merkel urges EU to stick together after Brexit talks launched

Asked if he had made any concessions to the United Kingdom in exchange, Barnier said the talks were not about "punishment" or "revenge" and the two sides had to simply accept the "responsibility and the consequences" that came with their decisions.


Siddaramaiah govt waives off farmers' loans up to Rs 50000

Siddaramaiah govt waives off farmers' loans up to Rs 50000

However, the farm loan waiver would be applicable only to cooperative banks loans, Siddaramaiah said while speaking to news agency ANI . Revenue minister Chandrakant Patil said on Tuesday that they will hold not meetings with the committee, and will continue talking to individual organisations.


Will seek support of all major political parties: Ram Nath Kovind

Will seek support of all major political parties: Ram Nath Kovind

Thirumavalavan, who claims to run a party for Dalits and downtrodden people, should actually support Kovind's candidature, said BJP state president Dr Tamilisai Soundararajan. The latter was upset with the Chief Minister's vocal support of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's abrupt demonetisation move, for example, when opposition leaders united to condemn it.