Manchester attack: 'Immense progress' made by police – BBC News

BBC News Manchester attack: ‘Immense progress’ made by policeBBC NewsPolice have made “significant arrests and finds” in their Manchester investigation, according to the UK’s top counter-terrorism officer. Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley said they had “got hold of a large part” of the terror network they believed …‘Large part’ of Manchester attack network held: PoliceChannel NewsAsiaManchester […]

The Daily 202: Gianforte's victory after assaulting reporter reflects rising tribalism in American politics – Washington Post

Washington Post The Daily 202: Gianforte’s victory after assaulting reporter reflects rising tribalism in American politicsWashington PostWith Breanne Deppisch. THE BIG IDEA: Greg Gianforte admitted to attacking a reporter and apologized during his victory speech last night, as he kept Montana’s sole House seat in Republican hands. Now he and his party’s leaders are trying […]

2 men arrested for leaving 3 bags at Aljunied MRT Station on Friday – The Straits Times

TODAYonline 2 men arrested for leaving 3 bags at Aljunied MRT Station on FridayThe Straits TimesSINGAPORE – Two men aged 25 and 27 were arrested on Friday (May 26) for public nuisance after leaving three bags unattended at Aljunied MRT Station. The police were alerted to the unattended bags at the concourse of the station […]

Philippines' Duterte makes rape joke for martial law troops – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia Philippines’ Duterte makes rape joke for martial law troopsChannel NewsAsiaPhilippine President Rodrigo Duterte speaks during a news conference after concluding the 30th Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) summit in Manila, Philippines April 29, 2017. REUTERS/Erik De Castro. 26 May 2017 10:38PM (Updated: 26 …Singaporean man involved in southern Philippines terror activities: MHATODAYonlineAs Philippine […]

Sri Lanka landslides, floods death toll rises to 91; over 100 missing – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia Sri Lanka landslides, floods death toll rises to 91; over 100 missingChannel NewsAsiaFloods and landslides in Sri Lanka have killed at least 91 people while more than 100 are missing after torrential rain, officials said on Friday, as soldiers fanned out in boats and in helicopters to help with rescue operations. Military officials […]

Jeremy Corbyn: the war on terror is simply not working – The Guardian

The Guardian Jeremy Corbyn: the war on terror is simply not workingThe GuardianThe sight of the army on Britain’s streets after the Manchester suicide bomb attack is a clear sign that the UK’s foreign policy and approach to fighting terrorism is not working, Jeremy Corbyn has said. The Labour leader said there must be more […]

Trump and other leaders clash on trade, climate at G7 – TODAYonline

Firstpost Trump and other leaders clash on trade, climate at G7TODAYonlineEU President Tusk, Canadian PM Trudeau, German Chancellor Merkel, U.S. President Trump, Italian PM Gentiloni, French President Macron, Japanese PM Abe, Britain’s PM May EU President Jean-Claude Juncker pose in Taormina. Photo: Reuters …Trump rows shadow ‘toughest G7 in years’Yahoo Singapore NewsTrump’s first G7 summit gets […]

US coalition air strikes in Syria kill over 100 people, including 40 children of ISIS militants – The Straits Times

CBC.ca US coalition air strikes in Syria kill over 100 people, including 40 children of ISIS militantsThe Straits TimesBEIRUT (Reuters) – Air strikes since Thursday (May 25) evening have killed more than 100 people, including children and other family members of Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) fighters in al-Mayadin, a town held by […]

Trump called Germany 'very bad on trade', says Cohn as Juncker plays down remark – The Straits Times

Vanity Fair Trump called Germany ‘very bad on trade’, says Cohn as Juncker plays down remarkThe Straits TimesBERLIN (Reuters, AFP) – A top adviser to Donald Trump confirmed on Friday (May 26) that the US president had criticised Germany as “very bad” on trade at a meeting with EU officials in Brussels on Thursday (May […]

Masked gunmen kill 26 in attack on Christians in Egypt – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia Masked gunmen kill 26 in attack on Christians in EgyptChannel NewsAsiaCAIRO: Gunmen attacked a group of Coptic Christians travelling to a monastery in southern Egypt on Friday, killing 26 people and wounding 25 others, the Health Ministry said. Eyewitnesses said masked men opened fire after stopping the Christians, who …26 killed in fresh attack […]