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Suspected gunman charged with murder in Canada mosque attack

Police don't believe there are other suspects. Police declined to give details of their identities or possible motives for the attack during evening prayers a...


Only one of two men arrested after Quebec mosque shooting a 'suspect'

Two suspects were arrested for shooting at the Islamic Cultural Center of Quebec during evening prayers at 20:00 local time on Sunday (0100 GMT Monday). He gave...


Police seal Ondo Assembly over leadership crisis

But the paymaster brought the bag to the Assembly Complex. "The removal of the speaker, Jumoke Akindele , and her deputy, Fatai Olu, on allegation of fraud i...


Trump appoints new acting director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Instead, the statement reads, "Today, the president appointed Mr. Thomas D. Homan acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)". In 1999, M...


Mattis stresses commitment to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to German defense chief: Pentagon

Mattis assured German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen of "the United States' enduring commitment to the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation alliance", the ...


Security stepped up in mosques after Quebec attack

Quebec City Mayor Regis Labeaume, appearing shaken, said, "No person should have to pay with their life, for their race, their color, their sexual orientation ...


ICC task force head hopeful about return of worldwide cricket to Pakistan

On that occasion it was Zimbabwe who agreed to a three-match one day global series and two Twenty20 matches. Pakistan will host the final of its domestic Twen...


Pakistan acquits 112 in case of torching Christian homes over blasphemy rumour

On Saturday, the court was told during a hearing by Advocate Murtaza Chaudhry that prosecution had failed to prove the charges and requested the ATC to acquit t...


Travel ban likely to be extended to Pakistan, hints USA official

A representative from the White House has now officially said that the ban would not affect green card holders but the travelers would be subjected to quest...


Quebec mosque attack suspect charged with murder

The Calgary mayor also posted a message in French to the people of one of Calgary's sister cities, saying his thoughts are with the victims, their families and ...


Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas arrives in Pakistan on three-day visit

Two children attired in traditional dresses presented a bouquet to the Palestinian president. President Mahmoud Abbas welcomed the sentiments and said he cons...


French-Canadian Student Charged With Six Murders In Mosque

We just returned from Quebec City . Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau condemned the shooting, calling it a " terrorist attack on Muslims ". Forget y...


'Concerned' Microsoft, Google chide Trump over immigration order, affecting hundreds of staffers

In under 48 hours over the weekend the ACLU had brought in $42 million in online donations, around six times its average intake per year, according to WIRED ...


Rumours of Trump's anti-LGBT executive order slammed as 'deeply troubling'

The order could be announced as early as Thursday when Trump attends the National Prayer Breakfast, according to Daily Kos, and it could allow federal employees...


US rights groups file lawsuit over Trump order blocking refugees

Trump signed the directive on Friday, but the policy appeared to be evolving on the fly. Amid the chaos and charged rhetoric on both sides during a insane ...


Trump name-checks dubious, fact-free source in voter fraud claim

President Donald Trump's clamor for an investigation of "voter fraud" appears to be an obvious attempt at diverting attention from the real issues confronting o...


Myanmar: Leading lawyer Ko Ni assassinated at Yangon airport

People carry the coffin of Ko Ni to his final resting place. U Ko Ni was a prominent human rights lawyer and a well known voice for religious harmony in the...


Miss France crowned 65th Miss Universe

Mittenaere will reap quite the rewards from her win: According to Bustle's Rosie Narasaki, the 2017 victor can look forward to a year's salary, along with paid ...


How Many Detained? Confusion at JFK After Trump's Order

The attorneys worked through the night, in shifts, issuing a statement at 7 a.m., indicating that 11 more had been released , leaving the number of detained le...


Lowry, Ujiri speak on 'bullshit' United States travel ban

Despite the recent slide, the primary topic of discussion after practice involved worrisome world events, including Trump's travel ban and Monday's shooting at ...


Justice head tells staff not to defend Trump refugee order

The order also includes a 120-day ban on admitting any refugees and an indefinite stop on accepting refugees from war-torn Syria. Trump appointed Dana Boente,...


Spicer Calls Travel Restrictions An Inconvenience Needed For Safety

The president's chief of staff added to the confusion on Sunday's Meet the Press , declaring , "As far as green card holders, moving forward, it doesn't af...


Bourke Street attack victim baby Zachary mother heartbreak

The man accused of driving the auto, 26-year-old Dimitrious Gargasoulas, has been charged with five counts of murder with other charges pending. People pay th...


Volunteer lawyers come forward to assist travelers detained under Trump travel ban

The demonstrators held homemade signs that read "No ban, no wall" and " Refugees welcome" in front of Terminal 4's worldwide arrivals area Saturday afternoon...


African Union to elect new leader in Addis Ababa

She said the ban presented itself as a test to the AU as the world entered "very turbulent times". The longtime political activist and medical doctor has held...


Trump Orders Two Regulations Killed For Each New One Issued

One is to provide an image of action. "It basically projects a large shadow over all the rule-making agencies", says Rob Verchick, a law professor at Loyol...


Renewed NAFTA talks could put Canadian trade relations at risk

TPP was likely doomed no matter who got elected president. Some have billed Trump's outlook on trade as protectionist. JCIDA CEO Donald C. Alexander said he ...


Is Trump's #MuslimBan a Muslim Ban?

The Trump administration pulled back on the ruling which prohibited those with green cards from re-entering the US. Mr Trump signed the executive order on Fri...


Trump executive order prompts Google to recall staff

But other lawyers see it as far more sweeping, arguing that it applies to people who were entitled to enter the United States before the order was issued. Dar...


Trump Executive Actions Tackle ISIS Fight, Lobbying Ban, National Security Council

The rearrangement of the National Security Council is meant to make it more responsive to digital threats. Since my election, many companies have announced ...


President Trump accuses Sen. Chuck Schumer of crying 'fake tears'

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer , D-N.Y., said he'll oppose any Trump nominee who supports the executive order. According to Politico, Schumer and his Demo...


Mexico claims Trump agreed to not debate wall in public

On Thursday, his press secretary, Sean Spicer , told the media that the tax proposal is one of several options to help cover the costs of a wall along the ...


Mexican President Nieto cancels Washington trip over border wall row with Trump

In a press release in the White House together with British Prime Minister Theresa May, the US President was asked on the dialogue, produced on the tensions b...


Questions Asked over Bannon's Appointment to the National Security Council

In a flurry of executive orders* even the most ardent news hound finds hard to keep up with-including one banning Muslims from seven nations, sparking protest...


Reaction pours in to Trump's refugee order

Awad claimed that "millions of people who love America... are concerned and anxious about what this president is doing" before segueing into a freaky statement ...


Shooting suspect pleads not guilty in deadly Florida airport attack

If convicted, Santiago could face the death penalty or life in prison, Efe news reported. His defense attorney told the judge that Santiago pleaded not guilty t...


Miss France wins Miss Universe contest

First of all, Iris is 24-years-old and was born in Lille, France. "I think we need a Miss Universe because French people love beauty pageant but they don't re...


Protests follow Trump ban

The order temporarily bars people from seven predominantly Muslim nations, imposes a four-month ban on the resettlement of any refugees and indefinitely ended r...


Travel Ban Protesters Leave LAX

In an interview with CBS News he said they would be allowed to enter, but then added that they would be subject to extra checks. The largest protest took pl...


USA states discussing lawsuit over Donald Trump's immigration order

Other state attorneys general are from California, Pennsylvania, Washington, Massachusetts, Hawaii, Virginia, Connecticut, Vermont, Illinois, New Mexico, Iowa, ...


Germany's Merkel, Trump agree on importance of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation in call

Ms Merkel raised the issue during a phone call with Mr Trump on Saturday, citing the 1951 Geneva Refugee Convention that calls on signatories to take in peopl...


Former President Barack Obama Breaks His Silence, Subtly Addresses Trump's Muslim Ban

Mr Lewis said Mr Obama was pleased with those citizens who are exercising constitutional rights to assemble and "have their voices heard". It also refutes the c...


Donald Trump's travel ban omits countries that were home to 9/11 attackers

The president also knocked Sen. Trump said the order will allow his administration time to develop a more thorough vetting process for establishing visas....


Trump order: Nigerians may no longer get 2-year American visa

The goal of the EO is to ensure those approved for admission to the United States do not intend to harm Americans and have no ties to terrorism. Entry of more...


Pentagon compiling list of Iraqis for expedited travel waivers

The Daily Mail reports that in the wake of President Trump's order to put a 90-day moratorium on travel from 7 Muslim-majority countries, Iraq - one of the coun...


Quebec Terrorist Attack at Mosque Kills Six, Injures Five Others

A joint-task force, including the Quebec provincial police and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, is investigating what has been designated as a terrorist incid...


Trump gives USA military 30 days to prepare anti-ISIS strategy

The Wall Street Journal reports the memo reveals the diplomats in Baghdad were " blindsided " by Trump's executive order and are anxious that the fallout cou...


Chappell-Hadlee series: 'Injured' Wade in doubt for Napier ODI

Australia's batsmen will have to overturn their recent horrific record at Eden Park if they are to get their Chappell-Hadlee series campaign off to a winning st...


Possible nuclear fuel find raises hopes of Fukushima plant breakthrough

Hopes have been raised for a breakthrough in the decommissioning of the wrecked Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant after its operator said it may have discovered m...


IOM urges United States to receive refugees after Trump's decision

Carolyn Miles, the head of Save the Children, said that women and children under 12 make up two-thirds of Syrian refugees in the US. In addition, it specifica...