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A massive explosion rocked a highly secure diplomatic area of Kabul on Wednesday morning, causing a big number of casualties and sending a huge plume of smoke over the Afghan capital . Stanikzai stressed that the people behind the explosions, especially during the holy month of Ramadan , are not practicing Islam. Germany has had troops in Afghanistan for 15 years, primarily in the north in and around Mazar-e-Sharif.
  • Theresa's party suffers loss, but set to form govt

    Theresa's party suffers loss, but set to form govt

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    Guy Verhofstadt, the European Parliament's Brexit co-ordinator, described the General Election result as "yet another own goal" for the UK. "We should expect the same of our politicians". May will now have to appear before the Conservative Party's right-wing 1922 Committee, a group of influential MPs, to explain how she miscalculated the mood of the country so badly.
  • May forms unity government after losing majority in United Kingdom vote

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    When Theresa May called the election , she calculated that the result would strengthen her in parliament and demonstrate public support for her approach to Brexit - which is to prioritise border control and withdrawal from the European Court of Justice at the expense of free movement and access to the single market.
  • Apple updates its iMac lineup at WWDC

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    The iMac pro will ship with 8-core, 10-core and 18-core Xeon processor options. Word has it that new MacBooks are set to be revealed together with the highly talked about 10.5-inch iPad Pro . The firm also teased an upcoming upgrade to its iMac (above), which it is touting as the most powerful Mac "ever" . It also comes with a slot in which users can keep their Apple Pencil to prevent it from getting lost.
  • Sarah Huckabee Sanders' emoji-filled tweet baffles internet

    Sarah Huckabee Sanders' emoji-filled tweet baffles internet

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    Sarah Huckabee Sanders , deputy to bolshie White House spokesman Sean Spicer , sent out a string of freaky characters on her account. Broadcaster David Blaustein took a leaf from sacked Federal Bureau of Investigation chief's James Comey's book after his appearance in front of the Senate Intellicence Committee earlier this week .
  • Trump wages battle against regulations, not climate change

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    He said the US leader has asked to look at possibly reversing agreements on some protected areas, "and that would be a disaster". World leaders, scientists and environmentalists were shocked when President Donald Trump withdrew his country's support to the Paris treaty.
  • Trump goes on offensive against ex-FBI chief, calling him a 'leaker'

    Trump goes on offensive against ex-FBI chief, calling him a 'leaker'

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    Earlier, in a characteristic early morning tweet , Trump said, "Despite so many false statements and lies, total and complete vindication. and WOW, Comey is a leaker!" "It's a regular Thursday at the White House ", Sarah Sanders, the deputy press secretary, told reporters, as televisions in the West Wing blasted Comey's testimony.
  • How May's failed election gamble changes Brexit

    How May's failed election gamble changes Brexit

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    But there is only a two-year timeframe for sealing a deal, under a process unleashed by May herself on March 29 and further delayed by her own election gambit. German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged Britain Friday to quickly launch Brexit talks, saying "We are ready for the negotiations". On a nerve-racking night for the Conservatives, interior minister Amber Rudd held on to her seat by a whisker, while several junior ministers were swept away.
  • "Yo sé que quieren proscribir a Randazzo" — Julián Domínguez

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    A todos ellos y a los referentes que lo acompañaron, Randazzo los convocó a " cumplir , de eso se trata la política, de cumplir la palabra". De este modo, trascendieron las primeras definiciones de este encuentro que servirá de lanzamiento formal del espacio del randazzismo dentro del PJ, en el marco de la recta final hacia el vencimiento del plazo para la inscripción de alianzas de cara a las PASO , que vence el próximo miércoles a la tarde , según lo establecido por el cronograma ...
  • May to form minority government after election debacle

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    Luke O'Neill, who voted for Labour in Kensington, said he felt Mr Corbyn had motivated young people. "Our two parties have enjoyed a strong relationship over many years", she said. At that point, polls predicted she would massively increase the slim majority she had inherited from Cameron. "I'm afraid we ran a pretty awful campaign", Soubry said.
  • Two US Soldiers Killed By Afghan Soldier, Official Says

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    Afghan border police were on a patrol in the volatile district of Nad Ali when they came under fire during a military operation around midnight yesterday. In March, another Afghan soldier was killed after he opened fire on foreign forces at a base in Helmand province, wounding three US soldiers. Smoke rises from the site of a suicide attack after a blast in Kabul , Afghanistan June 3.
  • European Union warns of 'no deal' if vote delays Brexit talks

    European Union warns of 'no deal' if vote delays Brexit talks

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    Ignoring demands that she resign, the prime minister said Friday that she would cling to power by forming a minority government with the support of the Democratic Unionist Party of Northern Ireland. The EU wants the negotiations on Brexit to begin. "The clock is ticking for Brexit". "It is hard to say at this moment which line Britain will follow on the Brexit negotiations", said Stefaan Van den Bogaert, professor of European Law and Director of the Europa Institute at Leiden University.
  • Trump says Comey cleared him. He didn't

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    Trump is speaking at a joint press conference with his Romanian counterpart. Faced with James Comey's testimony , President Trump and his defenders beckon us down a constitutional and moral rabbit hole. The bottom line to all this is a reality that was agreed upon at the Senate Intelligence Committee , one that is already so commonplace it was barely mentioned in news reports .
  • Palestinian prisoners in Israel jails end hunger strike

    Palestinian prisoners in Israel jails end hunger strike

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    The strike provoked widespread demonstrations among Palestinians in solidarity with the protesters and clashes with Israeli security forces. The hunger-striking prisoners held talks with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Palestinian Authority, reaching an agreement on changes to some of the prisoners' conditions, Palestinian groups and an Israeli Prison Service statement said .
  • Ministro Nieto se presentará este lunes ante comisión de Defensa — Congreso

    Ministro Nieto se presentará este lunes ante comisión de Defensa — Congreso

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    En ese sentido, Luis Ramos Hume , comandante general del Ejército Peruano, también fue citado por la Comisión de Defensa. El pasado 2 de junio cuatro integrantes del personal de tropa del Batallón de Intendencia Nº 51 perdieron la vida tras ahogarse en dicha playa de Magdalena del Mar, mientras realizaban un ejercicio.
  • London Bridge attacker tried to rent larger truck

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    It is thought three victims were killed on the bridge - including one man who was thrown into the Thames - before the attackers left the vehicle and stabbed five people to death around Borough Market. In a raid of an east London apartment rented by Redouane, police found an English-language copy of the Quran opened at a page describing martyrdom and materials that may have been used to make the Molotov cocktails.
  • Israel Criticizes UN Chief's Statements on West Bank Occupation

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    The idea is that the threat of an increasingly assertive Iran will bring Israel and influential Gulf Arab states together, creating a chance of resolving the Israeli-Palestinian issue . Palestinian Authority officials were not available for comment but the move may also be an attempt by Abbas to force reconciliation between the Fatah movement, which holds sway in the Israeli-occupied West Bank and Hamas, which controls Gaza.
  • Ghost Ship employees arrested on 36 counts of alleged manslaughter

    Ghost Ship employees arrested on 36 counts of alleged manslaughter

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    File - In this December 13, 2016, file photo, flowers, pictures, signs and candles, are placed at the scene of a warehouse fire in Oakland , Calif. She wrote that from November 2013 to last December, Almena advertised the upstairs space inside the warehouse as a venue for music events and social gatherings, knowing it was a violation of the city's municipal code, and often allowed as many as 100 people to gather there.
  • Cavaliers stun Warriors to win Game 4

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    Said Warriors head coach Steve Kerr of James and Irving: "They were phenomenal". James shrugged off unbeaten runs and celebration talk and just kept his mind on the moment. Then Golden State's Zaza Pachulia fought for a loose ball and swiped at Cleveland's Iman Shumpert . Ton of fouls called early, a lot of holding and grabbing and pushing and shoving.
  • César Melazo renunció en medio de rumores de mal desempeño

    César Melazo renunció en medio de rumores de mal desempeño

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    Vencido el primer plazo de suspensión, el ex presidente de la Corte Suprema de la provincia de Buenos Aires, Luis Esteban Genoud, extendió el período de apartamiento por 90 días más, que venció a fines de mayo. Por esa causa, la jueza federal de San Isidro, Sandra Arroyo Salgado , había ordenado en junio del año pasado un allanamiento en su despacho para buscar información sobre la supuesta vinculación del ex líder de Hinchadas Unidas Argentinas con el doble crimen narco ocurrido en Unicenter ...
  • Atacantes de Londres pretendían alquilar camión para atropellar peatones

    Atacantes de Londres pretendían alquilar camión para atropellar peatones

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    Según el jefe de la unidad antiterrorista de la policía metropolitana de Londres , Dean Haydon , la tragedia 'podría haber sido incluso peor' si el terrorista hubiera rentado el camión. Scotland Yard informó hoy además de que esta madrugada fue arrestado un hombre de 28 años en relación al atentado en el barrio de Barking, en el este de Londres , la misma zona donde vivían los terroristas .
  • In Georgia, a Democratic upset depends on a balancing act

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    Under that national spotlight, Democrat Jon Ossoff and, albiet to a lesser extent, Republican Karen Handel have avoided talking Trump during the campaign. That position largely reflects what Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said in 2016, in contrast to her primary rival and liberal hero Bernie Sanders, who backs the $15 per hour standard.
  • How Apple's HomePod smart speaker compares to Amazon Echo and Google Home

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    Yet even as Apple showed off HomePod-which it saved for last during the more than two-hour presentation-the company seemed to deliberately undersell the device as an all-around home assistant. On that note, the biggest difference between Apple's products and that of its competitors' is the price. Introduced at Monday's Worldwide Developer Conference ( WWDC ), Apple's HomePod will combine the latest in speaker technology with the artificial intelligence trappings of its Siri system.
  • Comey, Russia will take lead during Wednesday FISA hearing

    Comey, Russia will take lead during Wednesday FISA hearing

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    King wanted to know why they weren't answering questions as to whether they had had conversations with the president, or whether or not they had conversations with now former FBI Director James Comey about Trump. "Not that I'm aware of - because I feel it's inappropriate", Rogers said. KING: What you feel isn't relevant, admiral. There are "reports, that nobody has laid to rest here, that the president of the United States has intervened directly in an ongoing FBI investigation and ...
  • Apple unveils number of upgrades to Mac computers

    Apple unveils number of upgrades to Mac computers

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    Monday to introduce and preview a number of new hardware products, including a new 10.5 inch iPad pro as well as revamped iMacs and Macbooks. The all new iMac Pro is available in a 27-inch Retina 5K display and users can configure the machine up to 18-core Xeon processors, providing 22 Teraflops of graphics computation.
  • Policía dispara a presunto agresor en catedral de Notre Dame

    Policía dispara a presunto agresor en catedral de Notre Dame

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    Además de un martillo, con el que hirió levemente en el cuello a un agente, el atacante llevaba cuchillos de cocina y un carnet que lo identifica como un estudiante argelino, pero que aún debe ser identificado, señaló Colomb. La Prefectura de la capital francesa alertó esta tarde, mediante un escueto comunicado a través de Twitter, de "una intervención policial en marcha" en los alrededores del popular templo parisino e instó a ciudadanos y turistas que eviten la zona.
  • Chinese die in Manila casino hotel attack

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    Manila Police Chief Oscar Albayalde, who spoke to the media Sunday alongside Mr. Carlos's family at a hotel next to the casino, said the attacker had a gambling addiction and was deep in debt. "We're asking for your apology". "I still don't want to accept that it was my son, because my son was a good person". But since he started playing at the casinos, that's all he did.
  • You'll now get fewer annoying review prompts on your iPhone and iPad

    You'll now get fewer annoying review prompts on your iPhone and iPad

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    Considering its 70/30 revenue split with developers, that means Apple has made around $30 billion from its app business to date. The changes were first spotted by 9to5Mac . It also tells you which apps are using the most data. People have been annoyed by app review prompts for years, and this update seems to remedy the problem.
  • EU Must Compromise to Get Trade Deal with Mercosur

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    As Mrs May sought to secure a parliamentary majority by striking a deal with Northern Ireland's DUP, a spokesman for Mrs Merkel said they would refrain from commenting out of "politeness and respect". Similar criticisms were leveled at Merkel over the austerity policies she supported in Europe during its financial crisis. The German chancellor was due to arrive in Buenos Aires last night before heading to Mexico City later today to prepare for the G20 summit that she is hosting next month ...
  • Apple iPhone 8 renders running iOS 11 leaked

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    Anyone who previously tried to record screen footage knows how incredibly cumbersome it used to be. The details of this are sketchy and it would appear that you would need an Apple Device to set it up and configure it. Apple Pencil Case: A case for the iPad Pro's pencil is now available for purchase , reports BGR . But if it goes well, I can now imagine a world where better drag and drop is a reason to pick iOS over macOS for complicated, multi-app workflows.
  • Wary Brussels faces Brexit conundrum after United Kingdom vote shock

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    In a letter to the PM congratulating her on her reappointment, he said the two-year time frame set out under Article 50 of the European Union treaties left no room for delay. "Let's put our minds together on striking a deal", he said on Twitter. The European Parliament's Brexit co-ordinator, Guy Verhofstadt, said: "Yet another own goal, after Cameron now May, will make already complex negotiations even more complicated".
  • AG Sessions' Tiff with Trump Is Over Loyalty, Not What's Right

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    The White House wouldn't say Tuesday whether President Trump has confidence in Attorney General Jeff Sessions , a situation that didn't work out so well last month for then-FBI Director James B. "The Justice Dept. should have stayed with the original Travel Ban, not the watered down, politically correct version they submitted to S.C.", Trump posted on Twitter on Monday, June 5.
  • Acepta PRI derrota en Nayarit; asegura que ganará Coahuila

    Acepta PRI derrota en Nayarit; asegura que ganará Coahuila

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    Mientras la posición se manifestaba en las calles, el PRI lo hizo frente a su casa, en la sede estatal donde no llegaron más de 20 mil asistentes. Luego de que los cómputos finales del Instituto Electoral de Coahuila dieran como ganador de la elección del gobernador al candidato del PRI , Miguel Ángel Riquelme, la presidenta de ese partido en la entidad Verónica Martínez García, aseguró que se defenderá el triunfo de su abanderado "cueste lo que cueste", en lo que se refiere a la parte ...
  • Detienena ex rector de la UPCH de Tabasco por peculado

    Detienena ex rector de la UPCH de Tabasco por peculado

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    Su encarcelamiento se dio en cumplimiento a una orden de aprehensión girada el pasado 19 de mayo de 2017 , la cual se desprende de una averiguación previa iniciada en 2015, en respuesta a la denuncia de los representantes jurídicos de esa casa de estudios.
  • Subaru WRX STI Type RA unveiled

    Subaru WRX STI Type RA unveiled

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    The Subaru BRZ tS and WRX STI Type RA will debut tomorrow . The rear hatch displays the BRZ tS badge. Dubbed the BRZ tS (which stands for Tuned by STI), the new model "delivers the highest level of "fun to drive" and "pure handling delight" through greater flexibility, better control and stability", says Subaru.
  • Ejecutan en Cancún a ciudadano que denunció tortura en 2013

    Ejecutan en Cancún a ciudadano que denunció tortura en 2013

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    De acuerdo con información de Noticaribe consignada por Proceso, Casique fue ejecutado por integrantes del crimen organizado, quienes lo asesinaron cuando comía en una marisquería junto a otro hombre. Fue sometido por policías judiciales a una sesión de tortura de 30 horas, golpes, toques eléctricos, asfixia, aislamiento, abuso sexual, la cual fue probada tras aplicársele el "Protocolo de Estambul".
  • Apple HomePod Speaker Price, Release Date, and Specs Announced

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    If Apple unveils a rival to internet-connected speakers from Amazon and Google , it wouldn't be the first time that Apple hops on the bandwagon of a technology product popularized by a competitor. The price is quite a jump from Google's $129 Home and Amazon's $180 full-sized Echo . Apple pitched its speaker as primarily a music device, saying it links tightly with the company's Music streaming app, which brings in $10 in revenue per user each month.
  • Iran arrests two suspects linked to attacks in Tehran

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    He also described the assaults in Tehran as a sign of the "bestial anger and fury" that terrorists are feeling in the face of the Iranian nation's unity and determination and after successive victories for the Islamic Republic. Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps vowed revenge for the attack, which it says was supported by Saudi Arabia, and tied it to the visit of President Trump to Saudi Arabia in May.