• Trump berates Qatar as Gulf stand-off escalates
Trump berates Qatar as Gulf stand-off escalates

Qatar has denounced the allegations of terror funding as baseless and has received the support of its close ally Turkey , which has approved the deployment of troops to defend the emirate. The approach has risks because it's a bet that Qatar will ease off its funding of the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt and other groups rather than writing off the...

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  • States and cities stand with Paris, not Trump
States and cities stand with Paris, not Trump

He went on to say that CARICOM, being one of the areas hit the hardest by climate change , will remain vigilant in its commitment, and is encouraged that the majority of nations are doing the same. Economists, though, often blame natural gas and renewable energy as reasons for coal's decline - not regulation. "We're proud to join this group of inn...

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  • SNP on course to win 50 seats at general election
SNP on course to win 50 seats at general election

Sturgeon confirmed that she wants a re-run of the SNP's failed 2014 independence bid in late 2018 or early 2019, but said she could extend that timetable if there was not sufficient "clarity" about the consequences of Brexit , with Britain due to leave the European Union in March 2019.

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  • Iran makes more arrests in connection with deadly Tehran attacks
Iran makes more arrests in connection with deadly Tehran attacks

Iran said in addition to dozens of detained suspects, all the ISIS attackers had been killed. Larijani further thanked officials of many countries and their parliaments who immediately condemned the terrorist attacks on Tehran and extended condolences to the Iranian nation, adding "Saudis, who organized a generous conference in Riyadh to "isolate...

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  • Arab nations add names to terror list amid Qatar dispute
Arab nations add names to terror list amid Qatar dispute

Trump said the nations that imposed the blockade - including Saudi Arabia , Egypt and the United Arab Emirates -- came to him in the wake of his conference in the region to discuss "confronting Qatar over its behavior". Tillerson has been tapped by Mr. Trump to help mediate the crisis. "This is bananas", Murphy wrote. "This list is connec...

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  • 15-year-old arrested in death of 10-year-old Colorado girl
15-year-old arrested in death of 10-year-old Colorado girl

Police on Sunday would not specify whether he was the same 15-year-old arrested, declining to release his name due to his juvenile status, KDVR reported. Wednesday when the two apparently became separated in a rainstorm. The tween had maintained an active YouTube presence, posting recent videos opening a Pokémon card and showing off her new gl...

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  • United Kingdom prime minister's top aides resign after election fiasco
United Kingdom prime minister's top aides resign after election fiasco

May announced Friday she would seek to form a minority government with the help of a small Northern Irish party, the far-right Democratic Unionist Party ( DUP ). "I think everybody wants to see an agreement in the end that does respect what the British people voted for past year - makes sure that our cooperation with Europe continues, our trade w...

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  • Trump honors fallen and families in Memorial Day address
Trump honors fallen and families in Memorial Day address

On Monday, Trump also made special mention of former Senator Bob Dole of Kansas, who sat in the audience at the ceremony, thanking Dole for his service in the Second World War. President Trump, in his first public remarks since returning to the USA after a nine-day global trip, honored the nation's fallen veterans in a strong and steady Memorial D...

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  • What we know so far about Microsoft's Project Scorpio
What we know so far about Microsoft's Project Scorpio

We are now just days away from the mega machine's full reveal at the annual E3 gaming conference in Los Angeles. Good news is that the new Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 will be supported on the old generation consoles too like Microsoft's Xbox 360 and Sony's PlayStation 3 which has left Federation Internationale de ...

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  • Crackdown 3 Headed To Xbox One And Windows 10 On November 7
Crackdown 3 Headed To Xbox One And Windows 10 On November 7

Crackdown 3 has been a long time coming. The Xbox One and Windows 10 exclusive is enhanced in Ultra 4K HD on Xbox One X . During Microsoft's E3 2017 press conference, the company announced the official name and release date for Xbox Scorpio.

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"La France est de retour depuis un mois" — Edouard Philippe

Plus de 47 millions de Français sont appelés à voter pour désigner leurs 577 députés, jusqu'à 18h00 GMT, lors d'un scrutin placé sous haute protection policière avec la mobilisation de 50.000 policiers et gendarmes, alors que la France est confrontée depuis 2015 à une vague d'attentats islamistes qui a fait 239 morts.

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  • La ministre Annick Girardin en ballottage — Législatives
La ministre Annick Girardin en ballottage — Législatives

A noter que le premier tour a été marqué par une forte participation de 59,45%, en hausse de douze points par rapport à la législative partielle de 2014 et de six points par rapport au scrutin de 2012. Les bureaux de vote ont ouvert à 08h00 dimanche en France métropolitaine pour le premier tour des élections législatives , un mois après l'électi...

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  • Apple makes Mac computers faster, targets professional users
Apple makes Mac computers faster, targets professional users

The non-Retina type iMac 21.5inch model will now be sold in India @Rs.90,900 less by Rs.1,000. The main new feature in the new MacBook is that it sports seventh-generation Intel Kaby Lake processors . Early benchmarks suggest the new MacBook Pro may give a 13 percent better single-core performance and a 20 percent improvement in ...

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  • Iran leaders accuse US, Saudis of supporting Tehran attacks
Iran leaders accuse US, Saudis of supporting Tehran attacks

The assailants attacked the parliament buildings in the morning. The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the attacks. Larijani also criticized a Wednesday decision by the U.S. across the Kingdom". It then added, " We underscore that states that sponsor terrorism risk falling victim to the evil they promote ". Iranian security...

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  • Around 1300 youth appear for Army exam amid unrest
Around 1300 youth appear for Army exam amid unrest

At least one youth was killed in south Kashmir's Tral, where Bhat and another militant were eliminated in an operation, and several others injured. But thousands of mourners defied the security curbs on Sunday to attended the burial of the freedom fighter in his hometown amid anti-India and pro-independence slogans.

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  • Apple reinvents home music with HomePod
Apple reinvents home music with HomePod

Monday's launch was also unusual by Apple standards. HomePod is a smart speaker that features, among other things,"spatial awareness": it adapts to the environment it's in to adjust the music to its surroundings (sounds an terrible lot like Sonos' Trueplay system).

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  • Trump eases Qatar critique, offers to mediate Gulf spat
Trump eases Qatar critique, offers to mediate Gulf spat

Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain gave Qatari citizens 14 days to leave and closed their airspace to all Qatari flights. Saudi Arabia accused Qatar of supporting terrorists and sectarian groups. Tillerson, speaking at the State Department, said the USA would help support efforts to mediate the crisis, along with Kuwai...

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  • Apple's iOS 11 update ends support for iPhone 5 and 5C
Apple's iOS 11 update ends support for iPhone 5 and 5C

That might be about to change, however, as Apple has announced a new, "smarter" Siri . The iOS 11 update will also include a single-page Control Center. It can translate in French, German, Italian, Spanish and Chinese. The event, which was surrounded by a lot of speculation and predictions, also saw new hardware being launched by the technology...

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  • US House passes sweeping financial deregulation bill
US House passes sweeping financial deregulation bill

Even experts on financial regulation who were critical of Dodd-Frank found little to applaud in Hensarling's bill. The US House of Representatives has passed a bill to replace the 2010 Dodd-Frank Act established after the 2008 financial crisis to prevent another meltdown.

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  • Police raid sees 20th arrest made in London Bridge attack probe
Police raid sees 20th arrest made in London Bridge attack probe

Met Police confirmed to CNN that Butt was out on bail at the time of the attacks, having been arrested in a low-level fraud offense in October 2016. Cressida Dick told The Associated Press in an interview Saturday: "It's desperately sad and poignant but among those who died is someone who's British, there are French, Australian, Canadian, Spanish...

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  • Bahrain foreign minister says all options open on Qatar - Mecca Newspaper
Bahrain foreign minister says all options open on Qatar - Mecca Newspaper

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday joined worldwide calls to resolve tensions between Qatar and other Gulf Arab states, and said he was ready to support any diplomatic efforts "if desired by all parties". We consider the stability and security of the Gulf in the same way we consider our own stability and security", Cavusoglu said. ...

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  • Cavaliers stun Warriors to win Game 4
Cavaliers stun Warriors to win Game 4

Draymond Green got a first-quarter technical foul, then he got a third-quarter technical that elicited perhaps the loudest cheer of the night from a sold-out crowd that hates him, only to have his first technical foul reassigned to Warriors coach Steve Kerr .

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  • London attack 'ringleader' tried to rent larger truck
London attack 'ringleader' tried to rent larger truck

Investigators believe three victims were killed on the bridge - including one man who was thrown into the Thames - before the attackers left the vehicle and stabbed five people to death around Borough Market. It could be that they had plans to take the attack into a siege situation or it might be that they saw it as protection from being shot the...

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  • Apple's iOS 11 Hopes To Reinvent the iPad
Apple's iOS 11 Hopes To Reinvent the iPad

While not a major annoyance, it could get irritating at times. According to some reports, Apple is planning to integrate a QR Code scanner right into the native camera app. They can share the playlists and the music they listen to. So here goes, please ask questions in the comments section below if you require our help.

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  • Trump offers to host feuding Gulf nations at White House
Trump offers to host feuding Gulf nations at White House

Asserting that it has "vital stakes" in peace and stability in the Gulf, India on Saturday asked countries in the region to resolve the Qatar crisis through constructive dialogue and well-established global principles of mutual respect. Trump had previously appeared to side with the Saudis and other nations against Qatar in a series of tweets on ...

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  • IMac Pro Is Apple's New Super-Powered Workhorse
IMac Pro Is Apple's New Super-Powered Workhorse

Both the 21-inch and 27-inch models will get two USB-C connectors with Thunderbolt 3 . The iMac line is will lead off with the 21.5-inch at $1,099, the Retina 4K 21.5-inch at $1,299, and the Retina 5K 27-inch for $1,799. Apple showed off the graphics capabilities with an immersive VR demonstration-something that hasn't been possible before on an...

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  • Texas Governor Greg Abbott Revives 'Bathroom Bill' for Special Session
Texas Governor Greg Abbott Revives 'Bathroom Bill' for Special Session

It also includes a ban on the most common method of second-trimester abortion. In the meantime, the head of local law enforcement's glad for a common ban, one that will standardize the regulations statewide instead of piecemeal ordinances in select cities.

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  • British Police Name Third Attacker From Saturday's Rampage In London
British Police Name Third Attacker From Saturday's Rampage In London

Although Islamic State militants have claimed responsibility for the attack, Haydon said there was no evidence the attackers - Pakistani-born Briton Khuram Butt , Italian Youssef Zaghba and Rachid Redouane who had links to Libya, Morocco and Ireland - were directed by anyone else, either in Britain or overseas.

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  • Conservative chief whip Gavin Williamson is in Belfast for talks with DUP
Conservative chief whip Gavin Williamson is in Belfast for talks with DUP

DUP leader Arlene Foster has said those who describe her party as anti-gay are incorrect. On Friday, May outlined a plan to prop up her administration with the help of the DUP, which won 10 seats in the House of Commons in Thursday's election.

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  • Theresa May Visits Queen After UK Election in Snake-Print Kitten Heels
Theresa May Visits Queen After UK Election in Snake-Print Kitten Heels

Preceded by outriders and tracked by helicopters, the victor of a British general election seeks leave to form a government from the monarch, who quietly bestows the nation's acclamation. "The Prime Minister has spoken with me this morning and we will enter discussions with the Conservatives to explore how it may be possible to bring stability to o...

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