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Labour manifesto leaker did us a favour, says Corbyn ally

Labour manifesto leaker did us a favour, says Corbyn ally

A number of pledges in Labour's leaked manifesto have massive public support, according to a new poll, but analysis of voter intentions indicates the party is still on course for a landslide loss at the hands of the Tories. The Royal Mail would be renationalised, as well as rail companies. Among the changes the party would make to the immigration regime are to the minimum income rule, which means that a Briton hoping to bring a spouse to the United Kingdom from outside the European Union ...


Trump approves arms to Syrian Kurds despite Turkey's objection

Trump approves arms to Syrian Kurds despite Turkey's objection

The spokesman for the USA -led coalition against IS, Col. John Dorrian, told reporters at the Pentagon Wednesday that the weapons would be delivered to the Kurds soon. It is the highest-ranking meeting of diplomats from Ankara and Washington since the United States authorized the further arming of Coalition ground forces on Tuesday , ahead of the anticipated Raqqa offensive.


Turkey detains ex-stock exchange workers over links to coup

Turkey detains ex-stock exchange workers over links to coup

The Malaysian police investigation found that the three men had been involved in FETO activities and were listed as individuals wanted by Turkish authorities, Khalid said. The third Turkish national, Ozcelik, was arrested on May 4 for allegedly being a threat to national security. "Now, they have been extradited to Turkey, where they could face arbitrary detention, unfair trial and a real risk of torture".


RSS leader hacked to death in Kannur

RSS leader hacked to death in Kannur

Dhanraj was hacked to death in July previous year. The police security in and around the Payyannur area in Kannur has been tightened to avoid any further escalation. Meanwhile, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has called for a strike in Kannur district on Saturday to protest the murder of Biju. According to the police, he was waylaid and allegedly hacked to death by a group of CPI-M workers.


North Korea hunts for suspects behind alleged assassination plot

North Korea hunts for suspects behind alleged assassination plot

First freeze North Korea's nuclear development, then engage with them economically before before working towards the ultimate goal of denuclearization. In the 25-minute conversation, the two leaders agreed to meet in the near future and cooperate closely in dealing with North Korea's nuclear and missile threats, Cheong Wa Dae spokesman Yoon Young-chan told reporters.



I wanted to fire 'showboat' James Comey anyway

Several hundred people also gathered outside the White House and called for a special prosecutor. And perhaps, as a source close to the president suggests, Trump had an extensive and growing list of reasons to fire Comey. The former lawyer and prosecutor paid attention to staff needs, said 25-year agency veteran Ed Shaw. Comey was liked by the Federal Bureau of Investigation rank and file after President Barack Obama named him director in September 2013.