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by | June 21, 2017 | 04:26

Australia too haven't given up ground despite an earlier-than-planned exit from the Champions Trophy , retaining their second spot two ranking points behind the Proteas. India opener Rohit Sharma , who clubbed an unbeaten century against Bangladesh , moved to 10th on the list. Sometimes on the day, the batsman is good enough to tackle anything.

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:25

California , while imposing much tougher environmental regulations than those enforced by the USA federal government, has been striving to nurture environment-related businesses in the state. "Global warming is one of the gravest challenges the humankind is facing today", it said . Other countries however reaffirm their commitment and interest in the agreement with or without United States though Trump's decision against Paris accord may mark a transition of the World's leadership from ...

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:27

Col. Roger Cabiness told CNN. Trump , who took office in January, has accused Qatar of being a "high-level" sponsor of terrorism, potentially hindering the State Department's efforts to help ease the diplomatic crisis . Mattis formerly oversaw the U.S. military's Central Command, whose forward operating base is at the vast al-Udeid air base in Qatar . The agreement also was signed amid the diplomatic row between the bloc of countries headed by Saudi Arabia and Qatar .

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:24

Also, Iran fired several ballistic missiles Sunday night at IS positions in eastern Syria . "A number of mid-range ground-to-ground missiles [were] fired from the IRGC Aerospace Force bases in Kermanshah and Kurdistan provinces", according to a statement from the IRGC announcing the attack.

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:25

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) has been upgraded from critical condition to serious condition after several days and several surgeries have passed since Wednesday morning's shooting . Also suffering relatively minor injuries were two Capitol Police officers, David Bailey and Crystal Griner , and House GOP aide Zack Barth . But the event took on a more somber, even defiant, tone this year, one day after a gunman opened fire on the Republican team's practice just outside ...

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:23

The Syrian army said the warplane was on a mission against Islamic State militants when it was shot down . "Repeated combat actions by USA aviation under the cover of counterterrorism against lawful armed forces of a country that is a member of the United Nations are a massive violation of global law and de facto a military aggression against the Syrian Arab Republic".

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:19

Administration officials are reportedly trying to contain the fallout from the Washington Post's report that the investigation has expanded to include possible obstruction of justice. But that could set up a fight in court, where judges have generally held that criminal investigators can demand information that would normally be privileged.

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:16

Following the fighter jet's downing, Moscow suspended an incident hotline meant to prevent confrontations in Syria's crowded air space, and warned it could consider USA -led coalition planes "targets". Coalition forces are using the Al-Tanaf base by Syria's borders with Jordan and Iraq to train anti-jihadist Syrian fighters and stage attacks against IS.

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:16

A senior Samajwadi Party leader said they were "against a contest for the sake of contest" while admitting that opposing a candidate from Uttar Pradesh remains a problem for them. The Shiv Sena, which earlier suggested M S Swaminathan for nomination as presidential candidate, now says it was not consulted, indicating its unhappiness.

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:16

To avoid unnecessary and unwelcomed tensions, security personnel were deployed outside cricketer M. S. Dhoni's residence soon after the match. Having remarkably only just qualified for the tournament they'd go on to win, Pakistan shot up two spots to leapfrog Sri Lanka and Bangladesh into sixth on the ODI charts after their 180-run trouncing of India on Sunday.

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:15

The previous figure was 58. Theresa May has assured residents that there will be a thorough investigation into the causes of the fire, and the Metropolitan Police have since opened a criminal investigation into the blaze. The paneling has been blamed for quickly spreading the flames. Mrs May, who has since ordered more boots on the ground at the scene, is said to have "welled up" after hearing harrowing accounts from people caught up in the fire.

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:09

Muslim neighbours of the man held by police over the Finsbury Park terror attack have spoken of their shock after discovering his alleged involvement. He said a passing police van was the first on the scene. The Metropolitan Police said in a statement that the man was detained by members of the public at the scene of the attack early Monday.

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:09

Russian Federation has now declared an end to cooperation to prevent air clashes over Syria and asserted an intent to track and target aerial intruders in its area of operations west of the Euphrates. The activist-run Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported that government troops captured a hill west of the city and a former army base that was held by rebels.

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:06

President Donald Trump's personal lawyer said on Sunday that Trump is not under investigation in the probe into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 United States presidential race, a statement that appeared to contradict a comment Trump himself made on Twitter last week.

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:09

Warmbier died at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center after returning home with a " severe neurological injury " that left him in a state of " unresponsive wakefulness ", doctors said last week. We don't know if the coerced confession was truthful or made up. Otto Warmbier was 22. "We have been very forceful in our political and economic pressure and we will continue to apply that", Spicer said.

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:03

This policy is not only a betrayal of President Trump's "America First" agenda and of his campaign promise to remove job-killing regulations, but will be a huge blow to the Cuban people who will suffer as a result. Supporters of Trump's changes said they are created to hurt Cuba's communist government economically, and encourage people to rise up against the regime that has been in power since 1959.

by | June 21, 2017 | 04:02

Two jihadists also died in the attack. The Defence Forces say all its members have been located in Mali , following a terrorist attack there. Traore said the militants had some accomplices who had not been killed or detained. The attack on the Kangaba camp outside the capital Bamako began Sunday afternoon at around 4.00 pm local time (1600GMT), Traore said. He told Al Jazeera that the attack seemed to be "well-organised".

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:59

Trump says he spoke with Warmbier's parents and says it's "incredible what they've gone through". US President Donald Trump offered his condolences to his family, describing Mr Warmbier as the "latest victim" of North Korean brutality. "We hold North Korea accountable for Otto Warmbier's unjust imprisonment, and demand the release of three other Americans who have been illegally detained", said Tillerson in a statement on Monday.

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:58

The Senate has not held any public hearings on their health care bill (the House did), senators involved in the talks have been tight-lipped on the substance, and the public will only have a few days to see it before it gets a vote. The South Carolina Republican was scheduled to preside over a hearing titled, "Concurrent Congressional and Criminal Investigations: Lessons from History".

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:55

Warmbier's death have been drawn at this time as there are additional medical records and imaging to review and people to interview", Sammarco said in a written statement Tuesday. Japan says at least several dozen of its nationals are being held in the country. One Trump administration official said bluntly they didn't know what Trump was referencing when asked what the tweet meant.

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:56

Scott Applewhite, File). On Thursday House proceedings were to resume as usual, and lawmakers were returning to the Capitol in search of some semblance of normalcy. "Today is about coming together and celebrating the the greatness of Steve Scalise ". After accepting it gracefully, Mr Barton cracked: "Next year we won't be so nice".

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:52

The incident with the Syrian plane began after the US -backed rebel fighters, called the Syrian Democratic Forces , were attacked by what the American military called "pro-Syrian regime forces". The strike was described by Gen. Ramazan Sharif of Iran's Revolutionary Guard as "successful", but "limited", but security sources in Israel breathed a sigh of relief as the missile strike didn't hit all its intended targets as Iran claimed, reported Ynet News .

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:54

The protest was peaceful as darkness fell, but a smaller group splintered off and walked down an entrance ramp to block Interstate 94, quickly snarling traffic and leading to the freeway's shutdown in both directions. Police say they got a report that the parade route was being blocked and officers arrived on bicycles. The dead man's mother, Valerie Castile , speaking to reporters outside the court afterwards, said: "I'm mad as hell right now".

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:51

Reinforcements, including more water-dropping planes from Spain, France and Italy, were due to arrive as part of a European Union cooperation program, officials said . "It's the biggest tragedy in recent years", said Portugal's Prime Minister António Costa . Central Portugal has become an increasingly popular destination for British residents in recent years, although no exact figures are available as to how many now call the area home.

by | June 21, 2017 | 03:51

The two other sailors suffered cuts and bruises. "It's a large gash near the keel of the ship, so the water flow was tremendous", Aucoin said. "This was a severe emergency, but the ship's crew was swift and responsive and I can't tell you how proud I am of the crew for what they did to save the ship", Aucoin said.