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by | June 24, 2017 | 02:29

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has ordered an immediate examination of the unit by technical experts to establish the cause of fault. Camden Council says it will remove cladding from five towers after tests raised concerns about its safety. But it added that there was "no specific reason for consumers to switch off their fridge freezer pending further investigation".

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:27

As of 7 a.m. CDT, Cindy is centered about 40 miles (64 kilometers) northwest of Lake Charles, Louisiana, and is moving north near 12 mph (19 kph). Meteorologist Eboni Deon said the system will bring heavy rain and storms to Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and western portions of the Florida Panhandle.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:24

The United Nations today opened an global investigation into alleged killings, mutilations and destruction of entire villages in the Democratic Republic of the Congo's restive Kasai provinces. Earlier this week, Zeid accused Congolese authorities of creating and arming a militia that has carried out "horrific attacks" on civilians, including destroying entire villages, mutilating babies and toddlers and slicing open pregnant women.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:27

Kushner , who was in the region for just 20 hours, met with both Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas for several hours. Trump also received a warm welcome in Saudi Arabia, a potentially key player for Trump's goal of pursuing a region-wide deal. In an official statement made after Wednesday's meeting by senior Abbas aide, Nabil Abu Rudeineh said that Kushner addressed some of the thorniest issues on the table in his meeting with ...

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:26

However, the game ended in a massive brawl after a foul by New Zealand's Michael Boxall on Mexico's Hector Herrera. Group A leaders Mexico and the third-placed hosts meet at the Kazan Arena on Saturday 24 June at 18.00 (local time) in a match that could make or break both sides' chances of qualifying for the semi-finals.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:26

Tonight, the Pyramid Stage will be awash with talent, with London-based electronic outfit The XX playing at 7:30pm, just before art-rock pioneers Radiohead take to the stage at 9:30pm. Bob Shennan, Director BBC Radio & Music, said: " BBC Music is thrilled to be offering music lovers an unsurpassed range of performances live from Glastonbury, from multi-million selling headline acts on the Pyramid stage, to emerging artists on the BBC Music Introducing stage.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:26

South Korea's military plans to deploy the Hyunmoo-2, which is created to hit targets as far as 800 kilometers (500 miles) away, after conducting two more test launches. counterpart Donald Trump next week. Moon observed the test-firing of a new midrange missile the country is developing to cope with growing threats from North Korea.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:24

The Russian Foreign Ministry has no information on the fate of the Islamic State's leader al-Baghdadi, Zakharova was quoted as saying by the official Tass news agency. It was from this medieval mosque that the militants' leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi declared a self-styled "caliphate" spanning parts of Syria and Iraq three years ago.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:25

The U.S. State Department had offered $25 million for information that leads to the location of al-Baghdadi, his arrest and conviction. But in the absence of independent confirmation, some US officials said USA agencies were sceptical of the report .

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:21

One of those buildings, Durham House - which is made up of one and two bedroom flats on Durham Street - has been found to have similar cladding to that on Grenfell Tower . 'As we learn more, the scope and scale may well grow. Documents and materials had been seized from a "number of organisations", she added. A fire that killed at least 79 people at a London tower block started in a Hotpoint fridge freezer, London police have confirmed.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:19

The storm's first fatality was reported Wednesday when a log that was carried in a wave hit and killed a 10-year-old boy on a beach in Fort Morgan, Ala ., according to The Associated Press. As the storm continues to push inland, the risk of severe thunderstorms and isolated tornadoes will extend into northern parts of Louisiana and MS, southeastern Arkansas and perhaps southern Tennessee into Thursday night.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:16

The officials told boys no, citing the school's uniform code which does not allow shorts. The boys complained it was too hot to wear pants and pointed that it was unfair the girls were allowed to wear skirts and remained cooler as a result.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:19

Now under-18s only have to be paid £4.05 an hour, while other younger age groups are not required to be paid the national £7.50 rate. Now workers aged 21-24 get a minimum wage of £7.05 an hour, while those aged 18-20 get £5.60 and under 18s get £4.05 an hour.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:14

The Climate Mayors is a group of USA mayors committed to confronting climate change at a local level and working together to influence energy policy at the federal level. In Japan, the world's largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) importer in the world, natural gas served to replace the sudden drop-off in nuclear energy due to the Fukushima nuclear disaster of 2011.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:08

Police said the victim, Makram Ali, 51, had previously collapsed on the sidewalk near the mosque and was receiving first aid when the van attack happened. A statement from his family described him as a "peace-loving" and gentle person who had no enemies. Prosecutors allege he carried out a premeditated attack motivated by a hatred of Muslims and extreme political views and that he acted deliberately to maim, injure and terrify.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:09

Kovind was on Monday announced as NDA's presidential nominee . Prime Minister Narendra Modi , BJP President Amit Shah , Union Ministers Venkaiah Naidu , Sushma Swaraj and Chief Ministers of 20 States were present. I promise I will do everything possible to uphold the dignity of this office. "It is our priority to secure the borders of our country". A low-profile man who held various organisational positions in the BJP, Kovind, 71, was made the Bihar governor in 2015 after the NDA ...

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:07

Moon observed the test-firing of a new midrange missile the country is developing to cope with growing threats from North Korea . It's a twist on the typical pattern on the Korean Peninsula, where North Korean state media frequently issue reports about leader Kim Jong Un observing missile tests that it says are needed to combat South Korean and US hostility.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:07

Defense Minister Marise Payne said on Wednesday Australian " force protection is uppermost in our minds " in deciding when to resume missions over Syria . The US military said it will work on de-escalating the situation, with Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr. saying on Monday that the United States will work diplomatically and militarily "to re-establish de-confliction", but the Russian side seems seriously irked.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:06

The third major attack to rock Parachinar this year, the blasts struck hours before iftar, when the streets are often crowded with people shopping for food to break their fast with the evening Ramadan meal. Jamaat ur Ahrar, a splinter group of the Pakistani Taliban, claimed responsibility for the attack in a message sent to Reuters by its spokesman, Asad Mansur.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:56

The North's foreign ministry spokesman put the blame for Warmbier's death on the previous USA administration of Barack Obama which it said had "not even once" made an official request for his release . Doctors at the hospital said Warmbier had suffered a severe neurological injury from an unknown cause. US President Donald Trump's administration worked to secure his return.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:59

The poster for the rally to be held during the bilateral meeting between President Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi June 26. Cooperation with the U.S. The US trade deficit with India is around $24 billion compared to a $347- billion deficit with China. India has done well, by any measure, in building its relationship with the US.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:53

Bush's legal team during the 2000 Florida recount. The attorney was part of George W. Bush's legal team during the Florida recount in the 2000 presidential election . Legal experts say Pence could tap money raised from his new leadership PAC to help pay legal expenses. Trump ultimately fired Flynn for misleading the vice president.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:56

While calling the alleged Mattis letter a "positive" development, he did not appear convinced that America would take back the weapons , saying, "We will see if the statements in the letter are met on the ground". The BBC reported Friday that the YPG and allied SDF members have reached "the edge of the old city" of Raqqa and must now take extra precautions as they begin to sweep block by block of the city.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:53

According to an Indian Express report, the cut-offs for English (Hons) and Economics (Hons) at the college were the highest - at 98.5 per cent for Commerce students. (Honors) that is 97.75%. Lady Sri Ram College for Women declared the cut off for English (H) at 98 per cent, a dip of 0.25 percentage points from previous year.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:53

She said London Fire Brigade had completed a joint inspection of the blocks with Camden Council technical experts and the council has chose to "temporarily decant" residents. The department also said exterior cladding attached to the 24-storey public housing project during a recent renovation failed safety tests conducted by investigators, and that police have seized documents from a number of organizations.