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British PM Seeks Minority Government Following Election Losses

British PM Seeks Minority Government Following Election Losses

On the eve of the British election on Thursday, Nate Silver and Harry Enten of FiveThirtyEight offered three equally probable outcomes for the contest: 1) a landslide win for Theresa May's ruling ...

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What we know -- and don't know -- about Jared Kushner's Russian Federation contacts

What we know -- and don't know -- about Jared Kushner's Russian Federation contacts

In a statement given to the New York Times , Mr Trump praised the "great job" Mr Kushner is doing. "We have backchannel communications with a number of countries", McMaster said . According t...

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Sadiq Khan calls for Donald Trump UK state visit to be cancelled

Seven people were killed and at least 48 injured in a London terrorist attack Saturday night - less than two weeks after a suicide bombing in Manchester and one day before an emotional charity co...

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Ireland's DUP not commenting on reports of deal with UK's May

DUP deputy leader Nigel Dodds said his party will insist that the new Conservative government promises that there would be no post-Brexit special status for Northern Ireland would effectively kee...

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British PM Theresa May says she has no intention of resigning

British PM Theresa May says she has no intention of resigning

Jim Shannon, a Christian who was re-elected as the MP for Strangford said he had heard comments made by gay Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson who said she had received assurances from the P...

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People, groups with Qatar links labelled terrorists

Saudi Arabia , the UAE , Egypt and Bahrain had earlier branded as terrorists the same individuals, including Muslim Brotherhood spiritual leader Yousef al-Qaradawi, and entities including Qatar...

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UK media: May has no intention of resigning

UK media: May has no intention of resigning

May's office said Saturday that the Democratic Unionist Party , which has 10 seats in Parliament, had agreed to a "confidence and supply" arrangement with the government. But former leader Lord Hague...

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Trump Breaks Twitter Silence to Slam 'Leaker' Comey

Trump Breaks Twitter Silence to Slam 'Leaker' Comey

Trump scheduled a joint news conference with visiting Romanian President Klaus Iohannis. If either Trump's testimony or memos written by Comey about his conversations with the president turn out...

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Jeff Sessions Reportedly Latest to Say 'Fuck It'

According to thehill.com, Trump has reportedly lashed out at Sessions in recent meetings, and on Monday fired off multiple tweets critical of the Justice Department. Ivanka Trump will also host a 15...

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Police name and identify three London Bridge attackers

British police said Zaghba had not been a subject of interest for them or the MI5 domestic intelligence agency. British police revealed the named of two of three attackers Monday as Khuram Shazad ...

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Egypt strongly condemns twin terrorist attacks in Iran

The attackers targeting the parliament were dressed as women . Gunmen armed with Kalashnikovs entered Parliament yesterday morning. One terrorist committed suicide by blowing himself up. Saudi Arab...

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What's a hung Parliament? Implications of the UK election

This puts him in an attractive position to take over as Tory Pary leader, if May does step down, as he could easily continue with the current Brexit process, rather than upsetting the apple cart wit...

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London police chief: Attack victims show city's diversity

London police chief: Attack victims show city's diversity

Three French people, two Australians, one Canadian, a Spanish man and a Briton were killed in the attack, and nearly 50 wounded. Terrorism is an evil that is affecting people all over the world an...

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USA urges Gulf states to ease blockade against Qatar

Now, he said , at a Rose Garden news conference with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis, "the time had come to call on Qatar to end its funding" of extremist ideology. Turkey has also pledged to pr...

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Tehran terrorists had fought for IS in Raqqa and Mosul

On Thursday, Iran's Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavai , said the country was investigating whether Saudi Arabia had a role Wednesday's attacks . It was not clear when the five men returned to Ira...

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Trump offers to help resolve Gulf crisis

Its flag carrier Qatar Airways now flies increasingly over Iran and Turkey after being blocked elsewhere over the Middle East. Emirati officials also shut down the airline's offices in the UAE o...

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EU defence plans aim to support NATO -Juncker

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker chairs a meeting of the EU executive body in Brussels , Belgium May 10, 2017. Speaking during a visit to Prague , the European Commission Presiden...

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After a day away from Twitter, Trump claims 'total and complete vindication'

And he said multiple times that he choose to take detailed notes about his interactions with Trump because he anxious the White House and President would lie about them if he didn't. Trump , w...

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Theresa May says Brexit will go on

Grim-faced, May said her Conservatives and the Democratic Unionist Party would together form a new government "that can provide certainty and lead Britain forward at this critical time". However, ...

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Police increase patrols in Tehran after Iran attacks

Iran's foreign minister has branded condolences sent by the White House over recent Tehran attacks as "repugnant". But Javad Zarif said Iran "rejected such claims of friendship" and claimed the...

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Police appeal for information on knives used in London

Police appeal for information on knives used in London

Eight people were killed and the three attackers were shot dead by police. In a rare glimpse into the weeklong investigation, police released details on Saturday that showed Khuram Butt originally...

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McCain Explains Iffy Performance During Comey Hearing

If McCain's post-hearing statement obscures the distinction between what Comey knew about Clinton's intentions and what we know about Trump's, his questions to Comey during the hearing blurred the s...

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HoSC of SCO kicks off in Astana

HoSC of SCO kicks off in Astana

He said concerted efforts are required to find a solution to recruitment, training and financing of terrorists. PM Modi also asserted the need for smooth connectivity in the region and suggested an ...

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Ferraris (Vettel, Raikkonen) fastest in Canadian GP practice

Stroll was some 0.9s adrift of Massa and had only Marcus Ericsson and Pascal Wehrlein behind him, with the 2016 Ferrari power unit contributing to a 0.5s deficit to the rest of the field for the...

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Iran minister rejects Donald Trump's condolences for attacks as 'repugnant'

Iran minister rejects Donald Trump's condolences for attacks as 'repugnant'

An official said previously that those who attacked the parliament complex had been dressed as women . A police officer stands guard as vehicles drive in front of Iran's parliament building in T...

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Pound dives as United Kingdom enters new period of uncertainty

It happened in 2010, and in this case, the Conservative party has formed an alliance that could combine its 318 seats with the 10 seats of the Democratic Unionist Party ( DUP ) from Northern Ireland t...

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Iran arrests 8 suspected of supporting Tehran attacks

Iran arrests 8 suspected of supporting Tehran attacks

The June 8 attacks in Teheran were the first for which ISIS has claimed responsibility in Iran. This week's attacks at Parliament and the mausoleum of the Islamic Republic's founder Ayatollah Ruh...

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At NATO Summit Macron Dodges Trump And Hugs Merkel Instead

At NATO Summit Macron Dodges Trump And Hugs Merkel Instead

A close-up of the Trump-Macron handshake before a working lunch ahead of NATO Summit in Brussels , Belgium, May 25, 2017. WASHINGTON (AP) - It seems President Donald Trump is siding with the vi...

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Truth-teller Trump: Comey lied

But he made clear his stance that Comey said nothing to the Intelligence Committee that proved Trump or his campaign associates were in cahoots with Moscow during the election or before he was swo...

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EU fears Brexit delay, uncertainty after shock UK vote

For Dogus, who arrived in Britain in 1994 aged nearly 14 and took his first job in a Turkish restaurant in the upmarket Mayfair of his constituency, he is keen to build on his political future. Farron...

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Car strikes pedestrians outside Amsterdam station, 8 injured

Car strikes pedestrians outside Amsterdam station, 8 injured

Two people are said to be seriously injured and have been taken to hospital. Eight people have been injured in an incident involving a auto in front of Amsterdam's main railway station but police sa...

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Labour election result not good enough, Chris Leslie says

British Prime Minister Theresa May was expected to name the rest of her cabinet on Saturday after a crushing election setback, just days before Brexit talks begin. A failure to get legislation thr...

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Saudi, allies unveil Qatar-linked 'terrorism' list

Trump has aligned himself closely with Saudi Arabia and an allied bloc of Arab countries since taking office. The move was announced as Turkey's president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, approved new leg...

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Theresa May to form government with DUP backing

Speaking on the steps of No 10 after an audience with the Queen, the prime minister said the parties had a "strong relationship" and that she meant to form a government which could "provide certainty ...

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Croatian President, Kazakh Speaker Condemn Tehran Terror Attacks

A day after the twin terrorist attacks in Tehran , Iranian state media said the death toll has risen to 17 and Iran's foreign minister denounced the official White House response as " repugnant ". ...

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British pundit eats own book after bet on United Kingdom election results

Shortly after the surprising results from Thursday's vote came in showing that the Conservative Party of Prime Minister Theresa May lost its majority in Parliament , the Twitterverse started demandin...

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UK PM May seen fighting for survival after election failure

She is expected to make further appointments to her Cabinet on Saturday, but a full scale reshuffle is off the table given the damage done to Mrs May's standing by the election result. The attacks o...

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Eritrea rejects cutting ties with Qatar

Trump's bid to fashion himself as a neutral arbiter among Arab governments departed from his stance only a day earlier, when he left little doubt about where he felt the fault rested. "Our relationshi...

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Iran's Zarif Says Trump Comments on Deadly Attacks Are 'Repugnant'

IS has threatened to step up recruitment within Iran, releasing its first Persian-language video in March in which it threatened to "conquer Iran and restore it to the Sunni Muslim nation as it was be...

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France's Macron vows 'immediate retaliation' to Syria chemical attacks

France's Macron vows 'immediate retaliation' to Syria chemical attacks

On Syria, Putin underlined the importance of securing the Syrian state, adding that it's essential for combating terrorism. Macron also urged a stepped-up "partnership" with Moscow in fighting the I...

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