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Details of Theresa May's immediate reaction to election night results have emerged

Details of Theresa May's immediate reaction to election night results have emerged

Now, if Theresa May really is going to sign up her party for a parliamentary arrangement of support for the Democratic Unionists, that appears to fundamentally undermine the entire basis of the North...

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Justices strike down gender differences in citizenship law

Justices strike down gender differences in citizenship law

Under the Immigration and Nationality act of 1952 as originally written, a child born outside of the United States to an unwed citizen father and a non-citizen mother has citizenship at birth only i...

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Theresa May sidelined as Tory cabinet 'sensibles' plot soft Brexit

Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry said Labour "could form the next government" and would attempt to do so as a minority government if results allowed, rather than seeking to form a coalition w...

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Trump's lawyer 'not going to speculate' on special counsel's future

Trump's lawyer 'not going to speculate' on special counsel's future

Sekulow's position points out the complexity created by the parallel congressional and criminal investigations into what happened during the campaign and its aftermath. I think this - this is going ...

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Fears that DUP deal with May will result in concessions to unionism

Fears that DUP deal with May will result in concessions to unionism

In later years, UR allegedly imported weapons from South Africa - in collaboration with other loyalist terror organisations - some of which were used in loyalist murders in the 1990s. The DUP claimed ...

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Two thirds of Tory party members believe Thersa May should resign

May's room for maneuver has been eroded by the election drubbing which saw the Conservatives lose their majority in Parliament, and she has kept many ministers in their jobs. " Theresa May is a dea...

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Macron's Party Wins First Round of French Legislative Vote With

However, the vote also revealed a record low in turnout, with less then half of France's registered voters turning up to cast ballots. Marine Le Pen's FN party was left disappointed as she strug...

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Indian forces kill Burhan Wani's successor in Kashmir

Indian forces kill Burhan Wani's successor in Kashmir

Anticipating trouble, authorities imposed restrictions in parts of south, central and north Kashmir today in view of shutdown called by separatists and prevent youth staging anti-India demonstrations....

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Pittsburgh Penguins win Stanley Cup with Game 6 road win

There was no reason to whistle the play dead. Nashville scored first in a 4-1 loss in Game 2, while the Pittsburgh opened the scoring in a 5-1 loss in Game 3. But he still played significant minutes...

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World Theresa May Issues First Post-Election Speech

Today, it emerged that the Queen's Speech may have to be delayed after last week's election result. The lectern in Downing Street has been wheeled out again. In a resignation statement on the Cons...

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DUP will use increased influence responsibly, says Arlene Foster

DUP will use increased influence responsibly, says Arlene Foster

Senior party figures have cautioned against any immediate leadership challenge, saying it would only cause further disruption as Britain prepares to start Brexit negotiations as early as June 19. Sh...

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Ex-minister: May is a 'dead woman walking'

Ex-minister: May is a 'dead woman walking'

The party wishes for strong protections for the agri-food industry to guard against vulnerabilities to cheap inferior imports. "It is clear that the Prime Minister has done a deal with the DUP ". A b...

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Russian Federation interfered in USA presidential polls with objective: Comey

The team is also expected to file a submission with the Senate Judiciary Committee. In that testimony he had already disclosed that Trump demanded his "loyalty" and directly pushed him to "lift the ...

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UK PM Theresa May announces new Cabinet ministers despite weakened position

But shadow chancellor John Mcdonnell said he believes there is a majority in Parliament to maintain the winter fuel allowance and "triple lock" state pension guarantee, two policies the Conservative...

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Raided properties: London police arrest six as attack footage is released

Raided properties: London police arrest six as attack footage is released

They said the man was arrested "on suspicion of the commission, preparation or instigation of terrorist acts". The victims of attacks were honored at a vigil Monday evening and among them was Jame...

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May to form new government with help of DUP

Labour's Corbyn , reveling in a storming campaign performance after pundits had pronounced his party all but dead, said May should step down and that he wanted to form a minority government . Som...

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Syrian rebels begin long-awaited assault on Raqqa, Isil's self-declared capital

Syrian rebels begin long-awaited assault on Raqqa, Isil's self-declared capital

In Ankara , Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said his country leaves open options to use military force if the battle for Raqqa is seen as a threat to Turkey. Both attacks were claimed by Daesh...

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May clings to power with DUP deal as gamble backfires

May spoke at length about Brexit during the election campaign and previously, but given the ambiguity of what exactly it means, how it will happen and the implications for UK's future, few are convi...

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Senior Cabinet minister offer support to UK prime minister

Senior Cabinet minister offer support to UK prime minister

A stream of Conservative lawmakers walked into 10 Downing St. on Sunday to learn if they had been promoted, demoted or kept in their posts. This is the biggest issue for our country for a generation a...

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James Comey's testimony leaves an unanswered question about Jeff Sessions

At a key moment in the over two hours of testimony , Comey volunteered that through a friend at Columbia Law School, he made a decision to leak the contents of his contacts with President Trump t...

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DUP will use increased influence responsibly, Arlene Foster says

It should be emphasized that the exit poll results would still leave the Conservatives as the largest party (with 314 seats to Labour's 266), presumably giving it first shot at forming a coalition g...

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Chouhan fasts for peace

Chouhan fasts for peace

Asked if he had agreed to the demand for a loan waiver, Mr. Chouhan, avoided a direct reply, maintaining he had spoken to the farmers. The families of four of the five farmers who had been killed in...

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Irish PM Enda Kenny warns Theresa May over deal talks with DUP

Irish PM Enda Kenny warns Theresa May over deal talks with DUP

Direct rule is not favored by the British government, as it would resurrect old hostilities and threaten to tear apart the delicately held Northern Ireland peace agreement. It is close to the politi...

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UK General Election : Record number of women elected

Tackling the problem of radicalisation among British Muslims and jihadists returning home from Syria will likely be a recurring theme for the incoming government. With her Conservative party's overall...

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Massachusetts Democratic Party fails to pass resolution calling settlements 'obstacles to peace'

Now, alarmingly, extremist Israeli politicians, members of the ruling coalition, are using this travesty to try to legitimize the occupation and present it as a national security necessity. The Unit...

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Powerball Ticket Seller Will Receive $1Million

The last Powerball drawing to produce a jackpot victor was on April 1, said California Lottery spokesman Mike Bond. The winning numbers are 20-26-32-38-58 with a Powerball number of 3. "Whoever ...

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No change to Brexit plan despite election setback, says Theresa May's spokesman

No change to Brexit plan despite election setback, says Theresa May's spokesman

Numerous key cabinet posts have already been declared as unchanged from the previous government, including Philip Hammond as Chancellor of the Exchequer, Amber Rudd as home secretary, Boris Joh...

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Corbyn hails "gains in every nation and region" despite party's third defeat

With Conservatives losing the House of Commons majority, the Conservative Party will need to form a coalition with at least one other party or do deals to get laws through. In order to strengthen ...

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Hawaii Rebuffs Trump, Adopts Paris Agreement Goals Anyway

Hawaii Rebuffs Trump, Adopts Paris Agreement Goals Anyway

After the announcement , a handful of states - including Hawaii , Washington and NY - pledged to uphold the treaty's goals. Undoing most existing USA programs that curb vehicle pollution and o...

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Iran Says It Killed Mastermind Of Deadly Attacks On Parliament And Mausoleum

Iran Says It Killed Mastermind Of Deadly Attacks On Parliament And Mausoleum

He said anti-Iranian remarks by Saudi Arabia's foreign minister and U.S. President Donald Trump are a "matter of disgrace" for them. Alavi, talking about terrorists in the country, said "many teams"...

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Donald Trump urged to come clean over alleged James Comey recordings

Donald Trump urged to come clean over alleged James Comey recordings

President Trump is asked about tapes of conversations with then-FBI Director James Comey and his opinion of Comey's testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday. "And there w...

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Government committed to fast tracking of development in Northeast: Rajnath Singh

He will be accompanied by Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju and other officials. "Four states that share worldwide boundary with Myanmar have received Rs 567.39 crore under the Border Ar...

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United Kingdom police probe vehicle for clues in Manchester

United Kingdom police probe vehicle for clues in Manchester

Bomb disposal experts were in Rusholme, and a 100-metre cordon was put in place after Greater Manchester police described the vehicle as "potentially significant" to its investigation. CCTV images hav...

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James Brokenshire not acceptable chairman for Stormont talks says Gerry Adams

He spoke as Theresa May's government continues to negotiate terms for a supply-and-confidence deal with Mr Adams' party's chief political opponents to help the Tories command a majority in the Hous...

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Qatar's foreign minister plans to visit Moscow on June 10

Saudi Arabia and its allies today welcomed an accusation by President Donald Trump that Qatar was bankrolling extremism but ignored a separate USA call for them to ease their economic blockade. Qat...

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Prime Minister Theresa May vows to stay after Conservatives lose majority

Prime Minister Theresa May vows to stay after Conservatives lose majority

May shrugged off suggestions her days in Downing St. were numbered. She said that while the full results had yet to emerge, her party seemed to have won the most seats and "it would be incumbent o...

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Punished by voters, Theresa May says Brexit will go on

May, a 60-year-old vicar's daughter, is now facing questions over her judgement in calling the election three years early and throwing away her party's slim but stable working majority of 17. They c...

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Qatar launches new shipping routes to Oman amid food shortage fears

The Saudis have also closed their land border with Qatar and others have blocked access to air space around the wealthy Gulf country. The top diplomat said, "The strategic choice of all countries ...

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Panneerselvam dissolves 7-member panel for holding merger talks

Panneerselvam dissolves 7-member panel for holding merger talks

While Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami had also formed a seven-member panel led by Rajya Sabha minister R Vaithilingam, the merger talks had remained a non-starter with the OPS faction demanding ...

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Senior UK Cabinet ministers offer support to prime minister

Senior UK Cabinet ministers offer support to prime minister

As May struggled to contain the fallout, her two closest aides resigned. But Johnson said he backed May. Theresa May did not have to call this election. "The DUP will work to bring about outcomes ...

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