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British Airways says computer outage causing global delays

All flights scheduled to depart from Gatwick or Heathrow before 6pm have now been grounded. Delays could continue into Sunday, but most long-haul flights should be able to land as normal in London . The technical failure comes as thousands of Britons headed overseas for the long weekend with half-term school holidays next week. The airline's phone systems and website were also down and many flights to London were also delayed or canceled.



Donald Trump's son-in-law under Federal Bureau of Investigation radar in Russian Federation probe

Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner tried to establish a "secret" and "secure" backchannel with the Kremlin, which he hoped the Russian embassy in this country would help facilitate, the Washington Post reported Friday night. The channel would be created inside Russia's diplomatic facilities in the US, apparently in a bid to evade monitoring by the American intelligence community.



Mulvaney Slams Democratic 'Demagoguery' About White House Budget

White House Budget Director Mulvaney also took up the theme of morality in his opening remarks, equating federal deficit spending to stealing from taxpayers. The accusation? The Trump team had based its pledge to achieve a balanced budget in 10 years by assuming its ambitious tax cuts policies will boost growth, but without including the cost of those tax cuts to the exchequer.



Ramadan begins for world's Muslims, violently for some

Abubakar said that the new moon was sighted in various states of the country including Kebbi, Lagos, Adamawa, Bauchi, Delta, Cross River and Benue. If the moon is sighted today the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Arab states will begin from Friday May 26, 2017.


Can Arsene Wenger spoil Antonio Conte's Double dream?

Can Arsene Wenger spoil Antonio Conte's Double dream?

Arsene Wenger lifts the FA Cup for the seventh time in his career. While the Frenchman continues to be targeted by the vociferous "Wenger Out" brigade, Arsenal's season-ending run of seven wins in eight games means they approach the game with something of a spring in their step.



Kushner proposed secret communications with Russia

The conversation between Kushner and the ambassador, Sergey Kislyak , took place during a meeting at Trump Tower that Trump's presidential transition team did not acknowledge at the time . General Flynn was forced to resign in February after it emerged that he had misled other administration officials about the extent of his contacts with Mr Kislyak.