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Ronaldo summoned for July 31 tax hearing

Ronaldo summoned for July 31 tax hearing

Costa Rica goalkeeper Navas was criticised at several points last season for unconvincing displays which cost Real points leading to reports in the Spanish media that the club would make another move for De Gea . But I need to talk to Zidane. Ronaldo , a player United are naturally interested in, has a prohibitively high one billion euros (£880million) buyout clause in the new and improved deal he signed in November which ties him to the Bernabeu until 2021.


UK: Pressure on May as Grenfell Tower death toll rises

UK: Pressure on May as Grenfell Tower death toll rises

Two British ministers said Sunday that the new exterior cladding used in a renovation on Grenfell Tower may have been banned under United Kingdom building regulations. He said that authorities were continuing to investigate whether any crimes had been committed in the inferno. Mr Khan said the images of the 24-storey building being ravaged by fire "should be forever seared into our nation's collective memory".


Paul Pisasale in court, facing extortion charges

Paul Pisasale in court, facing extortion charges

The CCC said Mr Pisasale was formally charged with one count of extortion and two other assault-related offences following an investigation by their officers. The assault charges reportedly relate to a woman in her 20s and conduct at Ipswich City Council's offices. Mr Tully said he would announce later on Wednesday whether he meant to run for mayor at a by-election in August.



Saudi Arabia's Mohammed bin Salman elevated to Crown Prince: SPA

He was appointed on 29 April 2015, as heir apparent by King Salman. Saudi King Salman Abdulaziz Al Saud on Wednesday named his son Mohammed bin Salman as crown prince , completing a gradual removal of powers from the previous prince Mohammed bin Nayef , 57, who has been fired.


Trump Attorney Insists President Is Not Under Investigation

Trump Attorney Insists President Is Not Under Investigation

He also commended Trump's use of social media -that he could barely defend -as being effective. But White House officials worry that Trump may fire Rosenstein and Mueller, a move that aides are actively against as it could be unconstitutional.


Syria Plane Shot Down By US After Warnings Not Heeded

Syria Plane Shot Down By US After Warnings Not Heeded

Central Command. A Syrian jet was shot down by a USA warplane on Sunday in an area close to Raqqa which is now held by the Islamic State . But Russia , which has been propping up the regime of President Bashar al-Assad, denounced the downing of the Syrian plane as "military aggression" from the USA and a violation of global law.