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    Disgruntled employee kills five in Florida, takes own life

    Agence France-Presse . Orlando | Updated at 12:53am on June 06, 2017

    A man who had been fired in April from his job at a Florida company opened fire Monday at the Orlando business, killing five people before taking his own life, authorities said...

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    Trump urges tougher US travel ban, expedited court review

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 12:37am on June 06, 2017

    US president Donald Trump urged his administration to seek a tougher version of his controversial travel ban proposal on Monday following a weekend attack in London, and pressed for an expedited judicial review by the nation’s top court...

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    Arab states cut Qatar ties

    Agence France-Presse . Riyadh | Updated at 12:31am on June 06, 2017

    Arab nations including Saudi Arabia and Egypt on Monday cut ties with Qatar, accusing it of supporting extremism, in the biggest diplomatic crisis to hit the region in years...

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    Recent UK attacks have ‘domestic centre of gravity’ - London police chief

    Reuters | Updated at 02:12pm on June 05, 2017

    The three attacks carried out by Islamist extremists in Britain in the last three months have been largely domestic plots and the majority of...

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    India set to launch heaviest satellite on Monday

    Reuters | Updated at 12:39pm on June 05, 2017

    India will launch a communication satellite on Monday using its most powerful rocket, in a further advance of its space programme aimed at...

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    India passenger bus crash kills 22

    Associated Press | Updated at 12:47pm on June 05, 2017

    A bus slammed head-on into a truck in northern India early Monday, killing 22 people and injuring more than a dozen, police...

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    Pakistan has no plans to cut diplomatic ties with Qatar

    Reuters | Updated at 12:44pm on June 05, 2017

    Pakistan has no immediate plans to cut diplomatic ties with Qatar, a spokesman for the South Asian nation’s foreign ministry...

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    IS jihadists claim London stabbing rampage,12 arrested

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 09:05am on June 05, 2017

    British prime minister Theresa May blamed ‘evil’ Islamist ideology Sunday for an attack by knife-wielding men who mowed down and stabbed revellers in London, killing...

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    Trump critics, backers march around globe over climate, Russia

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:52am on June 05, 2017

    Sharp political passions over president Donald Trump’s withdrawal from the Paris climate accord and his links to Russia brought people onto the streets of cities around the globe on Saturday, mostly to condemn but some to praise him...

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    UK reels from 3rd terror attack in three months

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:05am on June 05, 2017

    British prime minister Theresa May blamed ‘evil’ Islamist ideology Sunday for an attack by three men who smashed a van into pedestrians and attacked revellers with knives in the heart of London, killing seven people...