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Corbyn refuses to apologise amid wreath row

Tuesday  17:05,   14 august 2018
news.sky

Jeremy Corbyn has said he will not apologise for being "present" at a ceremony where a wreath was laid for suspected terrorists behind the Munich massacre in 1972. The Labour leader admitted on Monday that "I was present when it was laid, [...]
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Gardaí upgrade disappearance of Deirdre Jacob to murder investigation

Tuesday  16:55,   14 august 2018
thejournal.ie

Gardaí upgrade disappearance of Deirdre Jacob to murder investigationThe 18-year-old was last seen walking near her home at Roseberry in Newbridge, Co Kildare, at around 3pm on 28 July[...]

Westminster Terror Incident: Suspect 'Identified And Believed To Be From Midlands'

Tuesday  16:50,   14 august 2018
huffingtonpost.co.uk

A terror suspect accused of deliberately crashing a car outside the Houses of Parliament has been identified and is believed to be from the Midlands, according to reports. A terror suspect accused of deliberately crashing a car outside the[...]

Stokes waits to see when he can resume England career

Tuesday  16:35,   14 august 2018
msn

The England all-rounder has been cleared of affray and is waiting to see how the ECB respond.Ben Stokes’ hopes of resuming his international career promptly appear set to lie in the hands of an independent Cricket Discipline[...]

President Trump calls Omarosa a ‘dog’ in angry early-morning tweet

Tuesday  16:21,   14 august 2018
bostonglobe

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump escalated his messy clash with former aide Omarosa Manigault Newman on Tuesday, referring to the longtime colleague, who had been the top African-American in his White House, as ‘‘that dog!’’ Trump tweeted a[...]

Second boy (13) charged with murder of Ana Kriegel tightly hugged and kissed by parents in court

Tuesday  15:56,   14 august 2018
independent.ie

THE second teenager charged with the murder of schoolgirl Ana Kriegel was tightly hugged and kissed by his parents before he was led away from court this morning. The 13-year-old boy, who cannot be named because he is a minor, was further remanded[...]

Video vs video as Congress, BJP slug it out over Rafale deal

Tuesday  15:55,   14 august 2018
indiatoday.in

Video vs video as Congress, BJP slug it out over Rafale dealA day after the Bharatiya Janata Party took aim at the Opposition's criticism of the Modi government's Rafale deal with a video explainer featuring actor Pallavi Joshi, the Congress has hit [...]

Simultaneous polls not possible without legal framework, says Chief Election Commissioner amid BJP push

Tuesday  15:35,   14 august 2018
indianexpress

Simultaneous polls not possible without legal framework, says Chief Election Commissioner amid BJP pushVirtually ruling out holding simultaneous polls in the near future, Chief Election Commissioner O P Rawat Tuesday said the parallel polls are not[...]

Workers uncover rare Second World War boat in toxic Gowanus Canal in NYC during clean-up of notorious waterway

Tuesday  15:28,   14 august 2018
dailymail.co.uk

An ambitious $500million clean-up project has unearthed historic items from the contaminated Gowanus Canal in New York, including a 'crash boat' used to save downed pilots.The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has been dredging[...]

Government may go for simultaneous elections in 11 states

Tuesday  14:40,   14 august 2018
indiatoday.in

Government may go for simultaneous elections in 11 statesThe Narendra Modi government and the Election Commission of India (ECI) may be facing constitutional challenges in holding simultaneous polls, but the BJP sources say that the Centre is[...]

Large section of road bridge collapses in Genoa

Tuesday  14:40,   14 august 2018
news.sky

Large section of road bridge collapses in GenoaThe Italian Ambulance Service says there are "dozens of dead", the Adnkronos news agency[...]

Corbyn has no moral authority to condemn terror attacks, says Foreign Secretary

Tuesday  14:30,   14 august 2018
msn

The Labour leader has been engaged in war of words with Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu over his visit to the Palestinian Martyrs Cemetery in Tunisia.The Labour leader came under attack from Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday after it [...]

On-the-run lecturer who fled his trial extradited to UK from Romania

Tuesday  14:06,   14 august 2018
msn

Julian Myerscough, 56, went on the run from Ipswich Crown Court in September 2015.Julian Myerscough, 56, a former criminal law lecturer at the University of East Anglia in Norwich, went on the run from Ipswich Crown Court in September 2015 before a[...]

Man arrested at Heuston Station, Dublin after 'being confronted in paedo hunter sting'

Tuesday  14:00,   14 august 2018
msn

It is understood the man was confronted by members of Child Protection Awareness, who accused him of allegedly grooming and attempting to meet up with a 14-year-old girl .A video posted online of the confrontation has been viewed over 138,000 times. [...]

Man in his 20s is arrested over Parliament 'terror attack' after several people are hurt when car 'screeches round corner on wrong side of road, hits at least 10 cyclists at 50mph' and smashes into security barriers

Tuesday  13:30,   14 august 2018
dailymail.co.uk

Counter-terrorism police today completely sealed off Westminster after a car travelling at up to 50mph struck two pedestrians and ploughed into barriers installed outside the Houses of Parliament. The suspect, a black man in his late twenties, was[...]