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European Union policy diminishes case for independence

She said: "Labour's manifesto leak simply serves to highlight how Scotland is leading the United Kingdom - numerous policies which they believe would benefit people in England were introduced by the SNP in Scotland long ago". She will visit Ibrox Parish Church, Glasgow South West Foodbank to highlight Labour analysis of Trussell Trust figures that show 488,766 three-day emergency food parcels were handed out under the SNP and Tories.


United Nations chief seeks early meeting with new French president

United Nations chief seeks early meeting with new French president

The opponents of Macron likely to follow the policies of Donald Trump like Le Pen would like to take France out of worldwide institutions, including both the European Union and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation; block borders; curtail trade; and impose quasi-Marxist state-dominated economics.



Donald Trump Threatens James Comey, Implies He Taped Conversations

Nixon's presidency was ultimately undone in 1974 by the revelation of Oval Office recordings. Critics have assailed Mr Trump for abruptly dismissing Mr Comey just as the agency is investigating alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. "All previously scheduled", White House communications director Mike Dubke told CNN. Trump has said that wasn't the reason for his decision. In a statement, Durbin said that what he characterized as Trump's admission that he fired Comey because of the ...



Telefonica among victims of global ransomware attack

Worldwide investigators are hunting for those behind an unprecedented cyber-attack that affected systems in dozens of countries, including at banks, hospitals and government agencies, as security experts sought to contain the fallout. Russia's interior ministry said some of its computers had been hit by a "virus attack" and that efforts were underway to destroy it. The assault, which began Friday and was being described as the biggest-ever cyber ransom attack, struck state agencies and major ...



Accuses Syria of mass executions and burning the bodies

Mr Jones said the Syrian government had modified a building within the Saydnaya complex "to support" the suspected crematorium. The status of Tice and other American hostages in Syria is unknown, according to Stuart Jones, acting assistant secretary of state for the Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs, who spoke during a press conference Monday morning at the State Department in Washington , D.C.



Wenger blasts 'holidaying' West Ham after Liverpool win

Wenger has yet to confirm he will still be in charge next season despite reports in France over the weekend that he has agreed a one-year deal. "Yesterday, it didn't look too good, but with him you never know", Wenger said. "Our chances depend on winning our games". "If we finish outside the top four it will be one point". We had a hard period and we recovered from it.