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People Colonel Gaddafi's son Saif al Islam freed from prison in Libya
Author: 0 Colonel Gaddafi's son Saif al Islam freed from prison in Libya

Since the Gaddafi's four-decade rule ended in 2011, Libya has struggled to establish basic institutions and rule of law, with militias and former fighters challenging the authority of the weak central government. An armed group in Libya declared Saturday it has freed Seif al-Islam, 44 anni, aka the Sword of Islam , the son of Col. Moamer Kadhafi who has been in custody since November 2011.

Author: 0 May clings to power with DUP deal

May asked Britain's Queen Elizabeth for permission to form a new government on Friday after an election debacle that saw her Conservative Party lose its parliamentary majority days before talks on Britain's European Union departure are due to begin.

People Star Wars Battlefront 2 gameplay video leaked ahead of schedule
Author: 0 Star Wars Battlefront 2 gameplay video leaked ahead of schedule

Interested players will be able to join an early access program for the Star Wars Battlefront II multiplayer beta, and if they act fast, grab an epic Yoda bonus. The singleplayer campaign is being developed by development studio Motive and development studio Criterion is working on space battles. Droids also appear to be fully playable - which will be a first for the EA's Star Wars Battlefront franchise.

People Democratic Unionists in Northern Ireland become election key
Author: 0 Democratic Unionists in Northern Ireland become election key

Although May's Conservatives have won more seats than any other party, she did not cross the line that would have given her a majority government. The DUP agreed to supporting to the government on a " confidence and supply " basis, which would involve it supporting a Conservative minority government on key votes in parliament but not forming a formal coalition partnership.

People Consider Trump's Tweets 'Official Statements,' Spicer Says
Author: 0 Consider Trump's Tweets 'Official Statements,' Spicer Says

He sees it as a direct pipeline to supporters, an end run on the so-called "fake news" media . A quick follow-up question on the president's tweets . "We have a press secretary who is being constantly undermined by his boss's tweets, and we have surrogates who say they can't speak for the president".

People Scottish leader Nicola Sturgeon says election disastrous for PM Theresa May
Author: 0 Scottish leader Nicola Sturgeon says election disastrous for PM Theresa May

The UK Parliamentary General Election results for Edinburgh's five constituencies have been announced at Meadowbank Sports Centre. "She's done very well to get where she has, but I think there is a danger that we've gone beyond the strong image with the marshalling of the troops, to her becoming nearly a parody of herself with the tank-riding and bull-riding and flag-waving", a senior SNP lawmaker said.

Author: 0 Jelena Ostapenko stuns Simona Halep, clinches French Open title

Simona Halep said she felt like a spectator in parts of Saturday's French Open final as Jelena Ostapenko battered her with winners to become the first Latvian grand slam champion. "I knew about the history", said Ostapenko. The 20-year-old, ranked 47, had never been beyond the third round at a grand slam before nor won a senior title.

Author: 0 Five Tehran attackers had fought for IS, says Iran

Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Thursday slammed U.S. president Donald Trump's remarks on the Tehran terror attacks that killed 13 people. It described them as "long affiliated with the Wahhabi", an ultraconservative form of Sunni Islam practised in Saudi Arabia. "Iran has achieved stability precisely as a result of the fight against terrorism and the protection of internal security".

Author: 0 Defiant May insists she will deliver certainty

The announcement came after May lost Downing St. chiefs of staff Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, who resigned Saturday. According to reports , because of Northern Ireland's conservative take on abortion, with life imprisonment being the the maximum penalty for drug-induced miscarriage, those who want to terminate their pregnancy have to travel to England or Scotland.

Author: 0 After London attack, May faces election heat over police cuts

Police had been investigating whether others knew of their plans to attack central London on Saturday night, first driving into pedestrians and then stabbing people drinking in pubs and restaurants at Borough Market. "What they miss, in cutting numbers of police on the beat, as it were, is that community intelligence", Clarke told the BBC. "Violence can never be allowed to disrupt the democratic process", May, who served as interior minister from 2010 to 2016, said outside her Downing ...

People Comey hearing does not interest Russia, Kremlin spokesman says
Author: 0 Comey hearing does not interest Russia, Kremlin spokesman says

The Intercept's reporting revealed new details behind the conclusion of USA intelligence agencies that Russian intelligence services were seeking to infiltrate state voter registration systems, discredit Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and help then Republican candidate Donald Trump win the election.

Author: 0 Israel Criticizes UN Chief's Statements on West Bank Occupation

Indeed, the consensus which has emerged over the decades, of the need for a "two-state solution", would involve the Palestinians ending the conflict in return for a state on Gaza, the West Bank and East Jerusalem, which makes up only 22 per cent of historic Palestine .

People Jeremy Corbyn rules out deal with SNP in hung parliament
Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn rules out deal with SNP in hung parliament

Although she said the Labour leader is unfit to lead the country, Sturgeon suggested she would prop him up in government in order to get as much as her manifesto implemented as possible.YouGov said: "Most attention in Scotland has been on the Conservative resurgence at Labour's expense - the Tories have nearly doubled their vote share, increasing from 15% in 2015 to 28% now".The SNP argues that Brexit is a game-changer.But what else does the party's manifesto say about independence ...

People 'Manspreading' is now a no-no on Madrid's public buses
Author: 0 'Manspreading' is now a no-no on Madrid's public buses

The women of Madrid have been petitioning for months to have the issue addressed, creating a change.org campaign and hashtag to call attention to manspreading. Earlier this year, one group, Mujeres en Lucha, started a campaign #MadridSinManspreading (#MadridWithoutManspreading). New York City ran a poster campaign in 2014 with the slogan, "Dude, stop the spread please".

Author: 0 Qatar says it won't 'surrender' in Gulf row

It said that Trump, in a later call with Abu Dhabi's Crown Prince, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al-Nahayan, called for unity among Gulf Arabs "but never at the expense of eliminating funding for radical extremism or defeating terrorism". Russian President Putin also had a telephone conversation with the Qatar'i Emir Tani on Tuesday urging for dialogue. On Thursday, Sheikh Mohammed told the AP that Sheikh Tamim "is not going to leave the country while the country is in blockade", in effect ...

People WH says Israel peace hopes sparked embassy delay
Author: 0 WH says Israel peace hopes sparked embassy delay

On Wednesday, Trump signed a six-month waiver that will maintain the American embassy in Tel Aviv, aides confirmed to The New York Times Thursday. Trump was facing a Thursday deadline to renew the waiver or see the State Department lose half its funding for its overseas facilities.

People APNewsBreak: Gianforte to plead guilty to assault charge
Author: 0 APNewsBreak: Gianforte to plead guilty to assault charge

Gianforte was charged with assault that night. The settlement indicates that Gianforte will plead no contest to the assault charge. Gianforte also agreed to donate $50,000 to the Committee to Protect Journalists , a non-profit organization that promotes press freedom and protects the rights of journalists, according to both his office and the Guardian .

People UoH finds a place in QS World University Rankings
Author: 0 UoH finds a place in QS World University Rankings

University of Hyderabad has been ranked in the range of 601-650 universities among 26000 universities globally, according to the World University Rankings 2018 published by the British company Quacquarelli Symonds . We have done well in the rankings by magazines within the country, which is indication of the good progress we are making. For the first time, Manipal University figured in 701-750 band, placing it at 13th position in the country.

Author: 0 Trump's lawyer to file against Comey

Former FBI Director James Comey did not hold back at the Senate hearing on Thursday. Kasowitz also jumped on Comey's revelation that he had released details of his private conversations with the president, casting the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director as one of the "leakers" set on undermining the Trump administration.

People TAR HEEL VIEW: Gun bill aims to end a dubious legal distinction
Author: 0 TAR HEEL VIEW: Gun bill aims to end a dubious legal distinction

Under the bill, you would no longer need a license or have to take safety classes to carry a concealed weapon. House leaders voted 64 to 51 Thursday afternoon in favor of House Bill 746. "That is why they're called criminals", Republican Rep. Cheyna Roth reports on open carry gun legislation passing the Michigan State House. Under current law, a person must have either that permit or a concealed-carry permit to "sell, transfer or receive" a pistol in the state.

People Philippine Police Identify Resort Attacker As Indebted Gambler
Author: 0 Philippine Police Identify Resort Attacker As Indebted Gambler

Authorities have rejected the militants' claim. 'FORGIVENESS' In the same press conference yesterday, a tearful Teodora Carlos, mother of the gunman, asked for forgiveness. Mr. Carlos, who was in his early 40s, was a father of three who lived with his wife in Manila , police said. "He is already addicted, so you are no longer in your right mind when you are addicted".

Author: 0 Donald Trump Jr defends father during James Comey testimony

After Comey released that written statement , Washington Talmudists read deeply into it to suggest Comey might have been signaling Trump was the subject of a different kind of investigation. HANNITY: "I hope, I hope". "I took it as, 'This is what he wants me to do.' I didn't obey that, but that's the way I took it", Comey said in an exchange with Idaho Republican Sen.

Author: 0 Attacker's mother says he was radicalized in Britain

Police have named the attackers as Khurum Butt, 27, who had been known for his extremist views; 30-year-old Rachid Redouane , also known as Rachid Elkhdar; and Youssef Zaghba , a 22-year-old Italian national of Moroccan descent who was reportedly working in a London restaurant.

Author: 0 The UK is 'feeling the Bern' after the general election

Questions arising the issue of Brexit negotations, which are due to start in 11 days time, have been prevalent. The campaign has highlighted her severe deficiencies as a leader and there is no doubt that her authority in the Conservative Party has been significantly diminished.

People British police arrest man in London Bridge attack investigation
Author: 0 British police arrest man in London Bridge attack investigation

Mass murderer Kharum Butt was snapped squaring up to a member of anti-extremism organisation Qulliam at an Eid celebration, last year. He was carrying no luggage and was stopped because he looked "agitated", one official said. "Undoubtedly when people see something which appears from their perverted point of view to be successful, some people will be inspired by that", she said.

People Rescuers find bodies in search for crashed Myanmar plane
Author: 0 Rescuers find bodies in search for crashed Myanmar plane

More than 100 stunned relatives and friends gathered at a cemetery in the southern coastal town of Dawei, some weeping quietly and others offering prayers, to commemorate ten identified victims who were cremated on a rainy afternoon. The pilot and co-pilot both had more than 3,100 hours of flying experience and the plane was carrying about 2.4 tons of cargo, according to the military Facebook page that was the main source of official information about the crash.

People Led coalition interferes in Syrian govt's fight against terrorism - Russian MoD
Author: 0 Led coalition interferes in Syrian govt's fight against terrorism - Russian MoD

The militants there are now confined to a few neighbourhoods in the Old City. And the Iraqi security forces are continuing to methodically clear ISIS "street-by-street, house-by-house and room-by-room", Dillon said, and remain focused on civilian safety as they clear ISIS-held areas, moving civilians out of danger as much as possible.

People United Kingdom voters prioritize security in wake of attacks
Author: 0 United Kingdom voters prioritize security in wake of attacks

What are the General Election Polls saying? Overall turnout in 2015, when the Conservatives won 331 out of 650 seats, was 66.4%, up from 2010. To add to this, in the European Union referendum Manchester saw the strongest remain vote in the North West with 60.4% voting remain, but we had the worst turnout in the region.

People Over 200000 at Tel Aviv Gay Pride Parade, region's biggest
Author: 0 Over 200000 at Tel Aviv Gay Pride Parade, region's biggest

Police plan to block traffic on a number of central Tel Aviv streets from noon to 6:45 p.m. along sections of Yarkon, King George and Allenby streets. Some Israeli and Palestinian activists are boycotting the parade, claiming that Israel promotes gay rights "as a fig leaf to hide the crimes of the occupation".

Author: 0 British Airways cancels most flights from London

It is feared that it could take days for services to return to normal and clear the backlog of passengers. BA customers affected by the cancellations and delays can claim a full refund or rebook to a future date for travel up until the end of November 2017, the airline said.

People $1.75 billion spent on Site C so far
Author: 0 $1.75 billion spent on Site C so far

Hydro has already spent $1.75 billion, with another $4 billion committed in contracts. An alliance between the New Democratic Party and Greens is set to pave the way for John Horgan, the 57-year-old NDP leader and former pulp mill worker, to take over as premier.

Author: 0 British shock: PM May's election gamble appears to backfire

May and three key members of the ruling Conservative government have retained their parliamentary seats following the official announcement of results in their constituencies on Friday. If the numbers hold up as counting continues throughout the night, the Conservative Party will need to form a coalition with another party in order to keep control of government.

People Death Toll From London Terror Attack Rises To Eight
Author: 0 Death Toll From London Terror Attack Rises To Eight

Eight people died and almost 50 were wounded. Butt, who worked on the London Underground for almost six months, was investigated by officers in 2015 but was "prioritised in the lower echelons of our investigative work" when no evidence he was planning an attack was found.

People Firefighter dies battling Knysna fire, death toll rises to 5
Author: 0 Firefighter dies battling Knysna fire, death toll rises to 5

Authorities said many fires were contained by Thursday night, but the threat of flare-ups remained. The town is grateful for the flood of volunteers and donations, but the municipality will not accept any additional volunteer firefighters, Knysna mayor Eleanore Bouw-Spies said.