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Plymouth Mount Wise towers to have cladding removed

Police have said they are considering manslaughter charges in relation to the Grenfell Tower blaze as they revealed that both the insulation and tiles at the building failed safety tests. A spokesman for the communities and local government department, the office in charge of testing the buildings, later said that the 600 figure was an estimate of how many had any form of cladding and not an indication of how many would eventually be found to be risky.


Michigan airport attacker yelled 'Allah Akjbar' before stabbing officer

Michigan airport attacker yelled 'Allah Akjbar' before stabbing officer

Neville was stabbed on the public side of Bishop International Airport's main terminal, according to the Transportation Security Administration. Ftouhi used a 12-inch knife with an 8-inch serrated blade, police said. Amor Ftouhi , 50, is accused of stabbing an officer at the airport while yelling " Allahu Akbar ", or "Allah is the greatest", in Arabic. In a statement , the RCMP said it was aware of the incident.


HDFC Bank to organise GST workshops across India

HDFC Bank to organise GST workshops across India

The government, Adhia said, will be "very, very kind" to genuine mistakes. "Our intention is to have a smooth landing of GST". Asked if the government may relax penalty and fine provisions for mismatches in return filing during the initial months, he said, "There would be leniency, but I can not announce now".



Iran says missile strike targeting ISIS was warning to US, Saudis

The missile attack came amid recent confrontations in Syria between US -backed forces and Iranian-backed pro-government factions. That led Russian Federation, a close ally of Syrian President Bashar Assad , to warn that it would target US -led coalition planes flying west of the Euphrates River .



Ronaldo on target for Portugal

New Zealand poured forward in search of a late equalizer with tempers boiling in a mass scuffle. "I want to apologise to all the television viewers, I obviously went over the top when I got involved with their assistant coach", he told Mexican media after his side's 2-1 win.



Dashcam video of Philando Castile shooting released

The Facebook video was shared widely, and included Reynolds' statements that Castile hadn't been reaching for his gun. The squad-car video was shown at trial, but hasn't yet been released publicly. The jury's acquittal of Yanez - who told jurors he acted in self-defense when he opened fire on Castile - prompted thousands to protest last week in St.