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Jun 26 2017

Qatar Airways profits $540 million, braces for Gulf crisis

Most likely, Qatar will make some concessions to return to the fold. It is the worst crisis for the GCC since its creation in 1981. Arab countries, led by Saudi Arabi...

Jun 26 2017

Hotpoint fridge owners urged to contact company following Grenfell Tower disaster

More than 700 flats in tower blocks on an estate in the Swiss Cottage area of north-west London have been evacuated because of fire safety concerns. But fire-safety exp...

Jun 25 2017

Jeremy Corbyn gets rock star welcome at Glastonbury Festival

Granted, we know that Corbyn loves some grime and indie rock , but the Labour leader will actually be addressing the public on the Pyramid Stage from 4pm. During Frida...

Jun 25 2017

Team USA notch first win over Team NZ

But defending champions the U.S. replied with their first win of the best-of-13 series in race six in Bermuda. "Mr America's Cup " wants Team New Zealand to win back t...

Jun 25 2017

Off-duty black police officer mistakenly shot by white officer in St. Louis

He notes there's no evidence in the police report that the off-duty officer posed any sort of threat, and yet the officer who shot him is said to have feared for his sa...

Jun 24 2017

US Air Force shot down Syrian combat drone in southern Syria

The incident closely followed Sunday's USA downing of a piloted Syrian army jet in the southern Raqqa countryside after it dropped bombs near US-backed forces. USA forces...

Jun 24 2017

Iranians parade missiles, shout 'death to Israel' in annual rally

The authorities took the opportunity to demonstrate Iran's military power, displaying three surface-to-surface mid-range ballistic missiles for the television cameras. ...

Jun 24 2017

Colton Haynes is cast in season 7 of American Horror Story

Murphy kept his message short and sweet, simply writing, " Welcome to American Horror Story, Colton Haynes ". Stay tuned for more info as it comes! Like Lourd, Haynes pre...

Jun 24 2017

World joins India in Yoga Day celebrations

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi performed several yogic exercises at an event organized in Lucknow . The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi participates in the...

Jun 24 2017

Police consider manslaughter charges over deadly London tower block blaze

She added that the "really really hard decision" had been made to evacuate the blocks while urgent fire safety work is completed. Proceeds from a clash between London ...

Jun 23 2017

Trump disputes Russian interference in 2016 election

Gowdy replied: "Most of the information now available was available in the fall of 2016". He said he had not made and does not have the tapes about which he seemed to ...

Jun 22 2017

Israel Begins Work on First New Settlement in 20 Years

The president's volatile and unpredictable personality could make it harder for either side to reject proposed concessions or goodwill gestures. Netanyahu said in a Fac...

Jun 22 2017

France's Macron to reshuffle government after parliament win

There was a low turn-out in the second round, with a record of around 43%. Still, it's an impressive victory for the young and charismatic Macron , whose party is bare...

Jun 22 2017

Trump to announce plan to stop cash flow to Cuban military

Born in Cuba and raised in the U.S., Godinez maintains close ties with his native country, collaborating with Cuban artists and co-teaching American students alongsid...

Jun 22 2017

India to have bigger population than China by 2024

In addition, the birth rates in African countries are likely to "at least double" by 2050, according to the report. The report, titled "The World Population Prospects:...

Jun 21 2017

Britain's May confident on power-saving deal, to open parliament next week

Her failure to win a majority has put May under pressure over her Brexit plans from inside and outside her party and has prompted complaints about her choice of partner...

Jun 21 2017

'Brexit talks to start as scheduled despite losing parliamentary majority'

This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed. DUP leader Arlene Foster and deputy leader Nigel Dodds arriving at 10 Downing Street fo...

Jun 20 2017

Trump tells senators House health care bill is 'mean,' source says

Mr Trump had called the House bill a "great plan" when it passed by four votes but it was heavily criticised and was unlikely to get through the Senate . There seems to ...

Jun 20 2017

Iran's Missile Capability Advances Global Fight against ISIS: Zarif

The IRGC said the attack, the first of its kind in Iran , was in response to an IS-claimed terrorist operation which claimed the lives of 18 Iranians in Tehran earlier...

Jun 20 2017

Escaped Georgia Inmates Captured In Middle Tennessee

Two escaped inmates from Georgia have been captured after a chase in Tennessee , Thursday evening. With deputies in hot pursuit, the suspects fled so quickly that they ...