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Northern Ireland's DUP says talks ongoing with Theresa May's Conservatives

Northern Ireland's DUP says talks ongoing with Theresa May's Conservatives

But the Sunday Times said Johnson had been pressed by five Cabinet colleagues to oust May. When May called for the snap election , it was supposed to be a way for her party to gain on its majorit...

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Outcome of UK General Election Adds Uncertainty to Forthcoming Brexit Talks

Outcome of UK General Election Adds Uncertainty to Forthcoming Brexit Talks

We know when they must end. It's unclear what Theresa May's next move will be, but pundits are suggesting she will likely strike a deal with the Democratic Unionist Party , who now hold 10 seat...

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The UK's 'Hung Parliament' and what it means for Brexit

The UK's 'Hung Parliament' and what it means for Brexit

But Johnson said he backed May. May's Conservative Party lost its parliamentary majority in the election . Some senior Tories had made the removal of Hill and Timothy a condition for contin...

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N.Ireland's DUP not commenting on reports of deal with Britain's May

British Prime Minister Theresa May's office said Sunday talks were still ongoing with the Democratic Unionist Party on seeking its support for a Conservative government after earlier saying an outli...

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Qatar denies that charities fund terrorism

President Donald Trump declared Friday that the time has come for Qatar to halt all funding of terrorism, as a diplomatic stand-off between the Gulf emirate and its neighbors escalated . Iran has ur...

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Turkey blasts Israel approving new W.Bank settlements

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu demanded that in the wake of a peace deal, United States and Palestinian officials accept that settlers will be allowed to remain in Palestine, according to a...

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Islamic state claims responsibility for World Manila attack

Islamic state claims responsibility for World Manila attack

It is believed that most of the victims inside the casino died of suffocation due to fire, said the police officials. Police said after the theft, the suspect was shot and wounded by security guards...

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The Road to Larry O' Episode 9: Warriors Crumble in Game 4

It was demoralizing to say the least. Instead, they had their doors blown off as the Cavaliers rolled to a 137-116 victory in front of a raucous crowd. Let's face it, there were a lot of penalties c...

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Saudi Arabia, UAE welcome Trump's warning to Qatar

Trump's comments came as Washington joined intensifying worldwide efforts to heal the worsening rift between the key Western Gulf allies, which escalated into the region's worst diplomatic crisis in y...

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Police say London attackers wore fake explosive belt

Police say London attackers wore fake explosive belt

Police are questioning six men over suspected links to the attackers , Pakistani-born British citizen Butt, Moroccan Redouane, and Zaghba, an Italian national of Moroccan descent. "It is this knife ...

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DUP to support minority government after deal reached

DUP to support minority government after deal reached

To hear more about all this, we called Roger Scully once again. The writer is an assistant professor of political science at LUMS. I reached him via Skype. Could you tell us a little bit about the D...

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Hamas Denies it Built Tunnel under UN Schools in Gaza

The agency said it is sealing the tunnel under its premises and will ban students and staff from the building until the issue is resolved. UNRWA condemned the tunnel "in the strongest possible terms...

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May determined to form new government despite election shock

May determined to form new government despite election shock

The Conservatives won 318 seats and 42.4 percent of the vote share, while Labour won 262 and 40 percent of the vote share - an increase from the 2015 result which saw the left-wing opposition party ...

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UNRWA Condemns Neutrality Violation in Gaza in the Strongest Possible Terms

A United Nations aid agency that helps Palestinians in Gaza condemned the territory's Hamas rulers on Friday after discovering a tunnel running under two of its schools for boys. They also carri...

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Theresa May's top advisers resign after United Kingdom election shock

That calculation backfired spectacularly on Thursday as voters stripped her Conservative Party of a parliamentary majority and forced her to turn to a small political party from Northern Ireland to pr...

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British Prime Minister Fights for Political Survival as Two Top Aides Resign

British Prime Minister Fights for Political Survival as Two Top Aides Resign

Analysts say the prospect of a " hung parliament ", when there is no majority party, was probably one of the worst outcomes possible, as it means further uncertainty for the United Kingdom which is he...

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Iran Kills Mastermind Behind Tehran Attacks

Press TV quoted Iran's Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi , as saying in a televised interview on Saturday that the mastermind of the terrorist attack on Iran?s Parliament and the shrine of Ayatolla...

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Britain's May seeks deal with Northern Ireland party to cling to power

EU Budget Commissioner Guenther Oettinger said it may now be possible to discuss closer ties between Britain and the EU than May had initially planned, given her election flop. She targeted Labour-sup...

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Labour leader Corbyn sees possible new United Kingdom election this year or next

But when May called a snap election in April, her party had a 20-point lead in the polls, and her hopes seemed to be for a landslide. Poll finds voters would be less likely to vote Conservative und...

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PM Theresa May fights for survival ahead of Brexit talks

PM Theresa May fights for survival ahead of Brexit talks

European Council President Donald Tusk has warned there was "no time to lose" in starting talks, after May started the two-year countdown to Brexit on March 29. The Telegraph newspaper said senior...

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Wounded British PM Theresa May soldiers on as election shock complicates Brexit

As news of British mayhem broke, Juncker was launching a new push for an expanded European Union defence project which Britain has long opposed, fearing a clash with the US -led North Atlantic Treat...

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Northern Ireland's DUP to back PM May in forming govt

Iris Robinson, former MP and wife of former First Minister of Northern Ireland Peter Robinson called homosexuality "disgusting, loathsome, nauseating, wicked and vile" in 2008. DUP leader Arlene F...

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Pressure mounts on May to resign after election stumble

They formed part of May's small inner circle and were blamed by many Conservatives for the party's lacklustre campaign and unpopular election platform, which alienated older voters with its plan t...

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Theresa May facing pressure to resign as coalition deal awaits

British Prime Minister Theresa May struck a deal in principle with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party on Saturday to prop up the Conservative government, stripped of its majority in a disa...

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UK power deal talks still ongoing: PM Theresa May's office

The details of the agreement "will be put forward for discussion and agreement" at a cabinet meeting tomorrow, a day before the new parliament meets , the spokesman said. The resignations of Timoth...

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United States says 'may pull out of UN Human Rights Council'

United States says 'may pull out of UN Human Rights Council'

MICHELE KELEMEN, BYLINE: Ambassador Haley told the 47 members of the United Nations body in Geneva she's watching them carefully. The 47-member Council adopted five "biased" resolutions on Israe...

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Russian official mocks Comey testimony

Russian official mocks Comey testimony

Louis Michael Seidman, a Georgetown University Law Center law professor, compared Trump's attempted intervention, as described by Comey , to actions taken by former President Richard Nixon. "What...

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US Russia probe wants Comey recordings

US Russia probe wants Comey recordings

The Russia investigation is now being handled by a high-powered special prosecutor. Mueller is now looking at whether the president obstructed justice. When asked by MSNBC's Mika Brzezinski in 2016 ...

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London Bridge attacker was known to police and Mi5

At least two of the attackers were known to British intelligence and law-enforcement officials, raising questions about whether anything could have been done to prevent the assault. The investigation ...

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May to form government and will work with DUP

May to form government and will work with DUP

Ms Davidson said she had been given an assurance that gay rights would not be eroded in return for DUP support. "They are wrong and they need to understand why we take those positions from a faith...

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Theresa May due to speak after shock United Kingdom election result

Theresa May due to speak after shock United Kingdom election result

The Government I lead will put fairness and opportunity at the heart of everything we do, so that we fulfil the promise of Brexit together and - over the next five years - build a country in which n...

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Tim Kaine: Comey's Lynch comments 'pretty much irrelevant'

JOHN KING: And later on he said - he was asked specifically about his statements to the FBI and do you have any reason to believe he gave false statements to the FBI and he said that's one of the re...

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Trump Says Comey Testimony Shows No Collusion With Russia

Hours after accusing former FBI Director James Comey of committing perjury, a defiant President Donald Trump said he was willing to testify under oath about their conversations. elections previo...

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Emails reveal Hillary Clinton wanted to fly separately from Michelle Obama

I think she's a wonderful person that served this country - so I'm not looking back. Trump was likely referring to a slew of recent interviews and appearances in which the former Democratic candidate ...

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Saudi Arabia, Bahrain May Loosen Curbs on Some Qatari Families

Qatar, however, is not entirely without support. Turkey has offered to provide food and medicine to help ease its isolation. However, the Qatari foreign minister downplayed the likelihood of milit...

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Israeli protesters call for end to 50-year occupation of Palestine

Israeli protesters call for end to 50-year occupation of Palestine

Currently, the Golan Heights is home to 50,000 people, among which more than half are Israelis, who have made quite a life there, taking care of apple and cherry orchards and producing award-winning I...

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House panel demands Trump release Comey 'tapes'

House panel demands Trump release Comey 'tapes'

Karl then asked if the president if he's willing to "speak under oath to give your version of these events?" "Yet at the same time , in the case of Mr. "I will tell you I didn't say that-and there wo...

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Brazil's Temer survives court ruling that could have ended presidency

Judge Gilmar Mendes , who has called Temer "a friend of many years", cast the decisive vote to keep Temer in office. Hard to say. Brazilian politics has been in a state of crisis for some time now,...

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Merkel: EU is 'ready to start Brexit negotiations'

There are real timetable concerns now. At the highest echelons of European Union leadership, the prevailing sentiment is that enough is enough, and that June 19 - when Brexit talks are still sched...

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Tillerson: Trump wants to 'stay engaged' on climate

The Paris accord is broader than any previous climate agreement. The jobs were not attainable as long as we lived under those regulations. Bloomberg also plans to work with cities, states and busine...

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