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by | June 20, 2018 | 14:30

They would not release more details because the investigation was continuing. A man walks past police cars near the site of the Pinkpop festival where a van ploughed into festival-goers. Mars closed out the concert shortly before midnight. Bruno Mars finished performing only hours before tragedy struck. The condition of the three injured people is not yet known.

by | June 20, 2018 | 12:31

The bill has been the subject of more than a year of fractious debate and games of legislative ping-pong between the Senate and lawmakers in Canada's lower house of Parliament. Vancouver, where the use of cannabis is legal for medicinal use, has a large number of marijuana stores, largely due to its closeness in proximity to Washington, an American state in which cannabis has been legal for a number of years.

by | June 20, 2018 | 11:56

We don't want to keep the voters in fix. The state BJP spokesperson, Sunil Sethi, told Al Jazeera that "the terrorism was increasing and it was becoming hard for the government to handle the situation". Madhav said the decision to withdraw was taken after consulting Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party chief Amit Shah. In 2001, the state saw most (2,020) terrorist deaths and maximum security forces (536) lost their lives.

by | June 20, 2018 | 05:31

In those cases, they are either placed in the custody of the other parent, if that person can be located, or an appropriate family member if one can be found and assuming that doing so would not be detrimental to the child (ren) for some reason.

by | June 20, 2018 | 05:02

In a speech to the council a year ago, Haley delivered something amounting to an ultimatum: Either the Human Rights Council can "address its chronic anti-Israel bias" and clean up its roster of member countries - which includes Venezuela , China , Saudi Arabia and other countries with dubious human rights records of their own - or the council can bid the USA farewell.

by | June 20, 2018 | 04:04

England's win over Tunisia proved popular with British TV audiences as a peak of over 18M viewers tuned in to see Harry Kane score a last-minute header against the African team. Kane said: "To be the best player in the world you have to aim high". "I want to prove myself at a major tournament". "I'll have to get myself one of those Russian dolls", he said.

by | June 20, 2018 | 03:31

Security guards walk in front of containers at the Yangshan Deep Water Port in Shanghai, China on April 24, 2018. Trump said on Monday he had asked the US Trade Representative to target $200 billion worth of imports for a 10 percent levy, citing China's " unacceptable " move to raise its own tariffs .

by | June 20, 2018 | 02:29

It still needs to be approved by both parliaments and in Macedonia by a referendum. The left-led coalition government of Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Saturday survived a no-confidence vote brought by the conservative opposition New Democracy party after the government reached a landmark agreement with the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) over its name.

by | June 20, 2018 | 01:31

Local reports suggest that one person was taken out of the station on a stretcher. Police are dealing with an alleged "minor explosion" which occurred at Southgate Tube station in north London after reports that a suspicious package had been found.

by | June 20, 2018 | 00:46

She has also called for ways to expel members of the council that have poor human rights records themselves. The council last month voted to probe killings in Gaza and accused Israel of excessive use of force. Reaction to the anticipated move from human rights advocates was equally swift. And the administration's policy has attracted sharp rebuke from the United Nations high commissioner on human rights, Zeid Raad al-Hussein.

by | June 19, 2018 | 20:32

Dressed in a black woman first attacked with a box cutter to the supermarket, and then to the cashier of the store. Both victims have been taken to hospital. He said police from Toulon had raided the woman's home in an attempt to discover whether she had links with Islamic State (ISIS). On May 12, one person was killed and four injured on the rue Monsigny in Paris , when a man stabbed them with a knife shouting " Allahu Akbar ".

by | June 19, 2018 | 20:03

At an event in Indiana, Mr Sessions was defending the practice of separating undocumented immigrant families apprehended at the border. She was able to escape and come to the United States and to this day lives in fear of him and his ability to find her.

by | June 19, 2018 | 18:11

A diplomatic spat erupted between Malta and Italy this week, after Italys new home affairs minister Matteo Salvini closed the country's ports to the Aquarius and demanded that Malta take them in on the grounds that the ship was closer to the island than to Italy.

by | June 19, 2018 | 17:18

The emotional policy of separating children from their parents is also starting to divide Republicans and their allies as Democrats turn up the pressure. News reports have documented that some asylum seekers who present themselves at points of entry have been turned away, with US border guards telling them the ports are "at capacity".

by | June 19, 2018 | 17:08

Among the seven victims there is a citizen of Ukraine, write two Russian news agencies, citing an anonymous source, reports the BBC. The driver, a 28-year-old national of Kyrgyzstan, immediately exited the taxi, fled the scene on foot and was subdued by onlookers shortly after.

by | June 19, 2018 | 16:19

As noted by Chosun Ilbo, "The last time Kim sent Xi a birthday message was in 2013 before relations soured after Kim executed his uncle, who had been a trusted point man in relations with Beijing ". Analysts said Beijing appeared to be trying to normalize such visits. "Kim is reaching out to traditional friends and rivals and it really complicates the United States position of maximizing pressure on North Korea", said Stephen Nagy, a senior associate professor at the International ...

by | June 19, 2018 | 14:16

Last October, his own defence secretary Jim Mattis wrote in a memo: "I oppose the creation of a new military service and additional organizational layers at a time when we are focused on reducing overhead and integrating joint warfighting functions".

by | June 19, 2018 | 13:57

Mr Macron had accused Italy of "cynicism" and "irresponsibility" for failing to take in the Aquarius migrants. Macron said that "I don't trust these formulas that have never brought much luck in history" referring to the " axis of the willing " proposed by Austria with Germany and Italy to face the migrant crisis.

by | June 19, 2018 | 13:45

Iraq's Popular Mobilisation Forces, a grouping of mostly Iran-backed Shi'ite paramilitaries, said a USA air strike on the Iraqi border with Syria killed 22 of its members and wounded 12 others. Josh Jacques also said US and coalition forces were not involved. ISIS fighters are close to losing their small pockets in east Syria after being besieged in the two provinces of Hasaka and Deir Ezzor, particularly in areas located east of the Euphrates River.

by | June 19, 2018 | 08:48

Lawmakers and protesters have marched against the Trump administration's zero-tolerance policy separating children the border across the country this weekend. When they are charged by the government, the children are taken away with only a hotline number for the parents to later use to track them down. Roughly 2,000 minors have been separated from their families over a six-week period ending in May, administration officials said last week.

by | June 19, 2018 | 08:28

The justice minister did not give any motive behind the brawl. He also said seven people were arrested, including the owner of the club and the person who is believed to have launched the explosive device. At least five more, including three minors, are in a critical state at a hospital. No information on the owner's name, exact charges or current whereabouts was immediately provided.

by | June 19, 2018 | 07:44

The Trump administration has been facing intense backlash over its " zero tolerance " immigration policy, which has families seeking asylum being separated at the border . The Attorney General directed United States Attorneys on the Southwest Border to prosecute all amenable adults who illegally enter the country, including those accompanied by their children, for 8 U.S.C.

by | June 19, 2018 | 03:45

Many have said the idea of separating children from their parents defies American and human values, as well as not needed when there are pilot programs that have shown that families with the right release conditions do show up for their court proceedings in the vast majority of cases.

by | June 19, 2018 | 03:06

The Trump administration has long expressed its support for the Goodlatte bill, but GOP leaders have said it doesn't have the support to pass the House. Nor does it directly affect the family separation policy, experts say . Carlos Curbelo and Mario Diaz-Balart: a path to citizenship for 1.8 million young immigrants who came to the USA illegally as young children.

by | June 18, 2018 | 23:12

President Donald Trump has ordered the U.S. military to establish a sixth branch of its armed forces - a " space force". Trump claimed that the plan will ensure that America, which plans a return to the moon and a mission to Mars , stays ahead of China and Russian Federation in any new space race.

by | June 18, 2018 | 19:22

The separations come as the result of a stricter Homeland Security policy to prosecute all adults who cross the border unlawfully. The United Methodist Church has joined the fight against Attorney General Jeff Sessions "zero tolerance" policy that forces families to be separated at the border, calling it "antithetical to the teachings of Christ".

by | June 18, 2018 | 19:22

The report also left lingering suspicions of bias on the part of FBI investigators, citing text messages between two, Mr Peter Strzok and Ms Lisa Page , who worked on both the Clinton and Russian Federation investigations and who were having an affair during that period.

by | June 18, 2018 | 18:31

Shots were fired at the Walmart in Tumwater at about 5pm local time (1am BST), according to reports . The driver who was carjacked suffered serious injuries and was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. No customers or employees were injured. He had hoped the noise was actually helium balloons popping. "Then somebody yelled, 'Run, run!' and everyone took off".

by | June 18, 2018 | 16:53

He says he thinks "it's much better if we get along with" Russian Federation "than if we don't". Russian Federation used to be part of the former G8, but they were expelled over the 2014 invasion of Ukraine and annexation of Crimea . "President Obama lost Crimea", he added Friday. "This was long before I got there", Trump said, repeating the assertion several more times. "It's possible that we'll meet, yeah", Trump told reporters.

by | June 18, 2018 | 16:07

In addition to lava and toxic sulphur dioxide gas spewing from about two-dozen fissures on the eastern flank of the volcano, daily periodic explosions of ash from the crater at Kilauea's summit have created a nuisance and health hazard to communities downwind.

by | June 18, 2018 | 15:38

Republicans announced that they planned to vote next week on a pair of immigration bills, but Democrats have indicated they are solidly opposed to both of those proposals. They say they will reject funding for a border wall that they call effectively useless and symbolically counterproductive and criticize Mr. Trump's policies as increasingly cruel.

by | June 18, 2018 | 15:31

It will then be discussed in the upper chamber of parliament on June 18, before returning to the elected lower house for approval at an as-yet unspecified date in the near future. Pro-EU Conservative lawmaker Anna Soubry tweeted: "Deal or no deal, parliament will have a meaningful vote and to be clear there will be no hard #Brexit when the EUWithdrawal Bill is passed".

by | June 18, 2018 | 13:16

Lt Governor took to Twitter and said, "Held emergency meeting in view of severe dust pollution in Delhi with Hon Min @ImranHussaain & officials". The ministry also cautioned that the current dusty conditions are likely to continue over the next three days in the Indian capital and its surrounding areas.

by | June 18, 2018 | 11:31

Footage showed commuters forced to get out of halted trains and walk along the tracks. The magnitude 6.1 natural disaster struck shortly after 8 a.m. Kansai Electric said on its website that around 170,000 homes in the Osaka region were without power. The Japan Meteorological Agency says a quake with preliminary magnitude of 5.9 struck Monday around 8 a.m.

by | June 18, 2018 | 10:53

Japan's Fire and Disaster Management Agency said two people were found with no vital signs and 41 others had been injured. A number of people were trapped in elevators, windows broke and and small fires were set off in buildings. An 84-year-old man in nearby Ibaraki died after a bookshelf fell on top of him at home, according to city officials. Kansai Electric Power said no irregularities had been detected at three nuclear plants in the region.