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Muslims save several precious lives ahead of the Grenfell Tower fiasco

Search dogs will also be used to help locate the missing in the wreckage. The royals responded to an appeal by the Evening Standard for their Dispossessed Fund, which is providing urgent assistance to families left homeless by the devastating fire at the West London tower block.


Protesters send message to Govt and USA on Paris Climate Agreement

Protesters send message to Govt and USA on Paris Climate Agreement

Anna Powles of the Massey Centre for Defence and Security Studies said Donald Trump's announcement sends a strong signal to island countries in their climate change fight. At the same time as the other rallies Saturday, a few hundred Trump supporters gathered on the street in front of the White House to applaud the president's withdrawal from the Paris treaty - a move criticized around the world - and to demonstrate their backing for the Republican president.



Morocco To Send Food To Qatar Amidst Gulf Diplomatic Crisis

Qatar now remains the subject of a diplomatic rift in which nine countries - Mauritius, Mauritania, the Maldives, Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Egypt , Bahrain , Yemen and Libya's eastern-based government - have severed ties.


Deadly Australia hostage-taking, shootout called a terror attack

Deadly Australia hostage-taking, shootout called a terror attack

Officers are investigating whether Khayre shot the man and took the woman hostage in order to lure police into a shootout, the Sydney Morning Herald reported , citing sources it didn't identify. Australia, a staunch ally of the United States, has been on heightened alert for attacks by home-grown militants returning from fighting in the Middle East, or their supporters, since 2014.


Congress: baseball game will go on after shooting at GOP practice

Congress: baseball game will go on after shooting at GOP practice

The gunman , identified as James Hodgkinson, 66, opened fire on Republicans as they practised for the baseball game on Wednesday, critically wounding Louisiana member Mr Scalise, 51, and hitting aides and police as congressmen and others dived for cover.



London firefighters search for more building inferno victims

At least 17 people have died from the fire that engulfed a 24-story apartment building in London , police say, and the figure could rise further. Meanwhile, Prime Minister Theresa May has ordered a full public inquiry into the matter. But a line stating the project had met all "fire regulation and health and safety standards", which was included in an earlier release, had disappeared.