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Heritage Line to be set in motion on Sunday

Heritage Line to be set in motion on Sunday

With the opening of this line, the total metro network currently operational in Delhi and NCR is now 217 kilometres with 162 stations. During the pilot phase of the launch, the gates have also been installed in the Jama Masjid station. The new line is expected to boost tourism in this area. The three stations of this line, all underground, have been designed in accordance with the heritage of the area to provide glimpses of its rich past and vibrant present.


Conservative lead over Labour shrinking ahead of General Election, polls show

Conservative lead over Labour shrinking ahead of General Election, polls show

The Tories and Labour have clashed after senior Conservatives claimed Jeremy Corbyn would pose a security risk if he enters Number 10 after the General Election. Mr Corbyn said he has been vocal in opposing "executive control orders that are not subject to judicial oversight" as he defended his previous voting record on anti-terror measures.


British police make 2 more arrests over Manchester terror attack

British police make 2 more arrests over Manchester terror attack

United Kingdom officials were reportedly angered on Wednesday night after The New York Times published images from the scene of the bombing carried out by Islamic State militant group (ISIS). The change came as counter-terror officers evacuated a street in Manchester on Saturday morning. A Libyan militia on Wednesday detained both Abedi's father, Ramadan, and his brother, Hashim.



Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia was a war against Shia Muslims

What we actually saw in his brief but notable Middle East appearance should worry us all. The $110 billion arms deal signed by US and Saudi leaders last week was a component of $350 billion in economic and military investments between the two countries over the next 10 years, according to US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.



Manchester Police Make Another Arrest in Bomb Attack Probe

After the bombing Britain raised its official threat status from terrorism to the top level, "critical" - meaning another attack may be imminent. The senior officer issued a message of reassurance to the public. Following Monday's attack in which 116 people were also injured, May and Corbyn suspended campaigning for a snap June 8 election. "It's going to take a little more time to close down those gaps in our understanding".



Ariana Grande announces benefit concert to raise money for Manchester victims

Opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said it was the "responsibility" of governments to minimise the risk of terror by giving police the funding they need following cuts made when May was interior minister. Counter-terrorism police investigating the Manchester bombing conducted new raids yesterday, as security services braced themselves for more attacks during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan starting today.