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Theresa May aims to form government, despite lost majority

Government to tackle the lack of transparency in the digital marketplace", said Coldrick, voicing her opposition to the existing "NDA culture that denies artists, songwriters, composers and musicians ...

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United Kingdom general election results in a 'hung parliament'

Labour had 262, up from 229, and the Scottish National Party 35, a loss of about 20 seats that complicates the party's plans to push for independence. Voter turnout in the election was up from 66 perc...

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Japan's Emperor Will Be Permitted To Abdicate

Japan's Emperor Will Be Permitted To Abdicate

Emperor Akihito said last summer that he desired to leave the throne citing age and health concerns after almost three decades on the throne. The law-which will apply to Akihito alone, not any suc...

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Trump "100 percent" willing to testify under oath

But he said that Trump's request at a February 14 Oval Office meeting for him to ease the probe of former national security advisor Michael Flynn sounded like an order. Here are what I found to be n...

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UK Conservatives need to deliver an "open" Brexit - Scotland leader

Ruth Davidson has dismissed a suggestion she will seek to break the Scottish Conservatives away from the United Kingdom party following a humiliating General Election result for Theresa May. Here a...

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Voting underway in UK general election

Voting underway in UK general election

Vote for someone who will stand up for you and your family instead", he will say. Do I need to take my polling card with me? . In Northern Ireland however, you will need photo ID. Similarly, if yo...

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Saudi and Bahrain welcome Trump's scolding of Qatar

Hopefully, it will be the beginning of the end of funding terrorism ... Less than two hours earlier, Tillerson urged Qatar to be "responsive to the concerns of its neighbors" and immediately crack d...

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Red Bull has 'proper' development direction

Red Bull has 'proper' development direction

Red Bull and Aston Martin have close ties these days, from F1 sponsorship to cars like the Vantage Red Bull Editions and the new Aston Martin AM-RB 001 Hypercar which is now in development. "Maybe ...

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Man threatens to blow up outbound Melbourne plane

Malaysian Airlines flight MH128 is expected to land at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) today, following last night's incident at Melbourne's Tullamarine Airport. But Malaysia's Dep...

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Kingmakers in DUP can shape Brexit deal

Refusing to acknowledge the bitter Conservative loss, May said she would work with her "friends and allies" in the Democratic Unionist Party to "provide certainty and lead Britain forward". As ...

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Warriors Perfect Postseason Ended by Cavs: Cleveland Beats Golden State 137-116

A series that appeared to be headed for a quick conclusion is back to Cali for Game 5 on Monday night. The last time didn't go so well. There is just the hard painful slog of finishing off a very good...

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London terror attack: Three more arrests in probe, say Police

Youssef Zaghba , 22, the son of an Italian mother and Moroccan father, was reportedly stopped at Italy's Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport previous year as he was headed to Syria via Turkey. One...

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Comey a leaker; his testimony proves 'no collusion, no

Trump was expected to face journalists later Friday in a joint news conference with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis, who is visiting the White House . Comey responded, "He was very close to and in...

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Barred by Arab neighbours Qatari airlines left one route to fly

Saudi Arabia has struggled to impose its will in Syria and Yemen. Its flag carrier Qatar Airways now flies increasingly over Iran and Turkey after being blocked elsewhere over the Middle East...

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Theresa May to seek formation of government despite losing her majority

May will meet the head of state Queen Elizabeth II at 12:30 pm (1130 GMT) and ask for permission to form a new government, according to her Downing Street office. It is May, not Corbyn, whose career...

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May's 'own goal' makes Brexit talks a messy prospect, say European Union leaders

Earlier, EU Economic and Financial Affairs Commissioner Pierre Moscovici said the result would have an impact on the "spirit" of the Brexit negotiations due to start later this month. Keeping up his...

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London Bridge attacker tried to rent larger truck

London Bridge attacker tried to rent larger truck

An undated handout photo issued by the Metropolitan Police, London , and made available Saturday, June 10, 2017, of one of the knives used in the London Bridge attacks of Saturday June 3 which kill...

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London attackers planned to use lorry

London attackers planned to use lorry

The knives are 12 inches long and are branded Ernesto. Luggage straps, plastic retractable craft knives and rolls of duct tape were also found. Redouane, 30, who claimed to be Moroccan and Libyan, als...

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Davidson wins assurance over gay rights in DUP deal

With talks between the Tories and the DUP expected to begin within days, Sinn Féin's Alex Maskey expressed concern about the impact of any deal on the peace process. May called for a "snap electio...

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Iran forcefully rejected Trump's 'repugnant' condolences for the deadly attacks in Tehran

Daesh terrorist group claimed responsibility for the attacks , which killed 17 people and wounded more than 40. "We strongly condemn the attacks that targeted the Iranian parliament and the Ima...

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Trump to file complaint against Comey for memo leak

In the statement, Comey says he and Trump dined together privately in January. "The thing is, this was just another log on the fire, because America is going to continue to push forward on this"...

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Qatar must stop funding terrorism

Trump's comments came minutes after Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called for calm and an ease to the blockade imposed against Qatar by its neighbors. Taking what appeared to be a different p...

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U.S. calls on Arab nations to ease blockade against Qatar

We support the emir of Kuwait's efforts to bring about a peaceful resolution to this agreement, and progress toward eliminating all forms of support for terrorism - military, financial, moral or ide...

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DPRK confirms test firing ground-to-sea cruise missiles

Not only do the missile launchers leverage the element of surprise, but they represent yet another new missile capability. The North's missile tests present a hard challenge to Moon. The missiles ...

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Tehran attackers were Iranian: Security official

On the streets of the capital on Thursday, Iranians said they remained suspicious that Saudi Arabia had a hand in the attack. The group had earlier released footage of the attackers from inside the ...

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Merkel in Argentina to talk Trump, trade and climate change

Germany and Mexico have pursued policies tailored toward exporting manufactured goods, and both ran trade surpluses of more than $60 billion with the United States previous year. ANGELA Merkel w...

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McCain's fuzzy questions for Comey leave observers puzzled

Despite the investigation's close, Comey told congressional leaders in late October that his agency would look into whether additional classified information was contained in emails sent over C...

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Conservatives and DUP start talks to agree 'programme for government' within days

The political spectrum in Northern Ireland is generally strung between British unionism and Irish nationalism, a constitutional debate over whether the island's northern province should remain part ...

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Troops meet fierce Isis resistance in Mosul push

Iraqi government forces say they are closing in on the last remaining parts of western Mosul still held by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS). Mosul's eastern half...

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Trump lawyer denies president demanded Comey's loyalty

Trump lawyer denies president demanded Comey's loyalty

TRUMP: I'm not hinting anything, I'll tell you about it over a very short period of time . Comey asserted Thursday that Trump fired him because of the ongoing investigation into possible ties b...

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Police make new arrests after London and Manchester terror attacks

A 33-year-old was arrested, aged 29, for on suspicion of possession with intent to supply controlled drugs. Police continue to search the Ilford home and a business in Ilford as well, authorities ...

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'There's nothing to negotiate' with Qatar, Emirati diplomat says

'There's nothing to negotiate' with Qatar, Emirati diplomat says

On Monday, Bahrain , Egypt, Saudi Arabia , the UAE severed diplomatic and transport ties with Qatar accusing it of supporting Islamist militants and their arch-foe Iran , charges Qatar says are b...

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Qatar says it won´t 'surrender' in Gulf row

One of first signs of crisis after four Arab states cut ties with Qatar. On Monday, Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt announced that they were cutting diplomatic relations with Qatar, along w...

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Qatar's foreign minister says country 'not ready to surrender'

These are due to arrive at the country's Ain Sokhna port over the coming days and weeks, trade sources said. Qatar , which hosts the main command and control center for the U.S. But there have been f...

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Trump responds to Comey testimony as fallout continues

Trump responds to Comey testimony as fallout continues

Sens. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., and Al Franken, D-Minn., have asked the Federal Bureau of Investigation to check into the possibility of a third encounter at an April 2016 Trump campaign event that Sessio...

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Branson calls Trump 'naive' for exiting Paris climate accord

The City of Iowa City is committed to reducing the effects of climate change. "This is an urgent challenge, and it's much bigger than one person". Though the details and deadline of this proposal ar...

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'100 per cent' willing to testify over James Comey conversations: Donald Trump

Trump's personal lawyer in relation to the Russian Federation probes, Marc Kasowitz, has indicated he'll file complaints with both the Department of Justice and the Senate Judiciary Committee relat...

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John McCain's Weird Excuse For His Strange Questioning Of Comey

Lynch, he said, told him not to refer to the probe into Clinton's private email server as an "investigation". We were getting to a place where the Attorney General and I were going to have to testify...

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UK Elections: Theresa May to form coalition govt with support of DUP

Sinn Fein refused to form part of a government in which Foster was First Minister, after a botched heating scheme in which businesses were given £1.60 for every £1 they spent on heating their proper...

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Trump accuses Comey of lying to Congress

Trump accuses Comey of lying to Congress

Army Col. Ryan Dillon, a spokesman for the USA -led coalition fighting the Islamic State, told Pentagon reporters that a drone fired a munition that "hit dirt" in a deconfliction zone, did not detonat...

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