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UK election: Hung Parliament as PM fails to gain majority

Sir Michael rejected this: "We have to deal with the situation in the House of Commons, it's a minority government but we will be working extremely closely with the DUP". Attacking Theresa May , ...

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I have no wish to be PM: Boris Johnson protests his loyalty

I have no wish to be PM: Boris Johnson protests his loyalty

May announced later that Gavin Barwell - a former housing minister who lost his seat in Thursday's election - would be her new chief of staff. On the other hand, pro-Europe Scottish Conservative l...

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Key developments in Minnesota officer's manslaughter trial

Castile's gun permit was later found in his wallet. The jury includes no Latino members. The officer's conduct was reasonable, he said. Earl Gray urged a jury to clear officer Jeronimo (yeh-RON'-ih-...

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The scene during protests in Russian Federation

The scene during protests in Russian Federation

Russia Day is the national holiday commemorating the 1990 declaration of sovereignty. The demonstrators are demanding an end to corruption they say is endemic among government officials. He said inte...

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Top Democrat calls for investigation of Loretta Lynch's Clinton probe

Asked by anchor Brianna Keilar about Comey's testimony before the intelligence panel Thursday, in which he said he was concerned about then-Attorney General Loretta Lynch's treatment of the invest...

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May's closest aides quit after election debacle

The position of the "gruesome twosome", as they were dubbed by colleagues, had become untenable after senior party figures warned Mrs May that she could face a leadership contest as early as tomorrow ...

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Turkey's Q1 GDP Growth Accelerates

Turkey's Q1 GDP Growth Accelerates

The failed coup, in which 240 people were killed, shook Turkey's economy, prompting the government to respond with fiscal stimulus measures. Calendar adjusted GDP increased 4.7 percent in the first ...

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Phil Murphy wins Democratic nomination in New Jersey governor's race primaries

Guadagno has hundreds of days of experience on the job, as, over the past several years, she has become acting governor when Christie travels out of state. Ralph Northam and former Congressman Tom Pe...

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Boris Johnson calling for end to blockade of Qatar

Tehran voiced its preparedness to provide Doha with whatever food products the Arab country needs immediately after Saudi Arabia and a number of others broke off relations with Qatar , which relies...

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'Wonder Woman' grosses P48.39M on PH opening day

Superman " and directed by Patty Jenkins , " Wonder Woman " appears to put DC back on a path to competing with Disney's ( DIS ) Marvel Cinematic Universe, a series of movies which have collectively...

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Sessions Senate testimony to be public

Sessions Senate testimony to be public

In a letter to Republican Senator Richard Shelby, Mr Sessions said he had concluded that regardless of which committees he appeared before, the questions would inevitably focus on the Russian prob...

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Shark Attack: Bahamas Snorkeler Loses Her Arm, But Lives

Shark Attack: Bahamas Snorkeler Loses Her Arm, But Lives

Tiffany and James were on the last stop of a cruise last week in the Bahamas when they made a decision to go snorkeling in a shallow reef. "So I just casually turned to my right to look... Johnson's...

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European Union sees Brexit talks delay after vote shock

European leaders took little time to digest Britain's complex general election result before insisting that Brexit negotiations must go on, regardless of the hung parliament which threatens to s...

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Brexit minister Davis: election results show transformation in UK

But Tory sources indicated she would continue in Number 10. The Pound fell to a low of 1.1288 against the Euro on Friday morning and 1.27 versus the U.S Dollar but there was an element of stability ...

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Maryland and DC plan lawsuit against Trump

Meanwhile, Racine and Frosh revealed that once the lawsuit proceeds, they will demand to meticulously examine copies of Donald Trump's tax returns . Embassy of Kuwait held an event at the hotel...

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Theresa May names new UK Cabinet as critics circle

She called the early election with her party comfortably ahead in the polls in the hope of increasing her majority and strengthening Britain's hand in exit talks with the European Union . "That's...

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David Mundell calls for DUP to change position on LGBTI issues

At one of its most important moments in its history, the country is rudderless and facing a constitutional crisis. The admission comes amid calls for Conservatives leader Theresa May to resign, ...

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New poll finds Labour has six-point lead over Conservatives

In a cabinet reshuffle , and May appointed Michael Gove , with whom she has clashed in the past, as environment minister and two of May's closest aides, who many blamed for the election result, resi...

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Theresa May promises to get Tories 'out of this mess'

Another election is very much to be regretted since the last thing that an already slowing United Kingdom economy now needs is more political uncertainty that could further sour investor confidence an...

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Petition grows against May's deal with ultra-conservatives

Petition grows against May's deal with ultra-conservatives

Beleaguered British Prime Minister Theresa May is appointing new members of her government after several of them lost their seats in Parliament in this week's general election that proved disastro...

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Meet The UK's New Kingmakers

Meet The UK's New Kingmakers

Nevertheless, given the need for stability ahead of the Brexit negotiations , I can understand why Theresa May is considering seeking loose co-operation from the DUP , to ensure that Britain is ab...

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Repercussions of Tory/DUP deal 'severe for Northern Ireland'

Repercussions of Tory/DUP deal 'severe for Northern Ireland'

May's office has said that the most senior Cabinet members - including Treasury chief Philip Hammond, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Home Secretary Amber Rudd - will keep their jobs, but she is e...

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Theresa May to Form Minority Government After Election Debacle

Theresa May to Form Minority Government After Election Debacle

Ruth Davidson, the leader of the Conservatives in Scotland, told the BBC she had words with May over the DUP's record on LGBT rights. Stressing that her party had won the maximum votes and emerged...

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Russian opposition leader arrested before mass demonstration in Moscow

Russian opposition leader arrested before mass demonstration in Moscow

After weeks of negotiating, opposition leader Alexei Navalvy got permission to hold his Moscow rally in a different downtown square, but less than a day before the protest he said no one would ren...

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ECI seeks contempt powers, wants to punish those sullying its image

ECI seeks contempt powers, wants to punish those sullying its image

In the backdrop of accusations from opposition parties about the authenticity of the Electronic Voting Machine (EVM), Election Commission of India has written a letter to the Law Ministry asking for...

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District of Colombia, Maryland officials to sue Trump

She says the lawsuit represents "the kind of partisan grandstanding voters across the country have come to despise". "Or a president who refused to adequately distance themselves from their holdings...

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British PM Theresa May reshuffles Cabinet

Theresa May said the government would focus on social issues and "delivering a successful Brexit" as she completed a Cabinet reshuffle . The rest of the Cabinet stay in the posts they have held s...

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May vows to stay as UK PM; says Brexit will go on

Sterling plunged against the dollar and the euro as even more uncertainty fed into the complex Brexit process, and European leaders bluntly reminded May that the clock was ticking. May on Friday...

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Qatar starts shipping cargo through Oman to bypass Gulf rift

PM Nawaz has said Pakistan will do all it can to amicably resolve the diplomatic crisis in the Arabian Gulf and is also expected to fly to Qatar and Kuwait in this connection. The official said ...

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Eric Trump Says that Democrats are

Eric Trump Says that Democrats are "Not Even People"

They have no message". He also went after the media, suggesting that news outlets prompt criticism of his father and the Trump administration. They lost the election that they should have won beca...

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UK Faces Even More Uncertainty After Snap Election Results in Hung Parliament

Norwegian Foreign Minister Boerge Brende said the election outcome could mean a less radical split between Britain and the EU. Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May says she will stick to the t...

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Qatar foreign minister denounces 'unfair', 'illegal' sanctions

Qatar foreign minister denounces 'unfair', 'illegal' sanctions

Qatari officials met Monday with Ethiopia's prime minister and Saudi officials visited the Ethiopian capital over the weekend. "We have legal channels to object to this", he said . On Sunday, Pakis...

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Fired chancellor slams May for fallout of election disaster

Fired chancellor slams May for fallout of election disaster

By contrast, hard-line Brexit supporters are determined to force through the prime minister's plans for a clean break. It was a surprise move - Gove was sacked as justice minister by May a year ag...

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DUP to support minority government after 'confidence and supply' deal reached

British Prime Minister Theresa May's two chiefs of staff have resigned in the wake of the Conservative Party's disastrous election result. The British government's views on upcoming Brexit n...

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Backlash against Tory-DUP deal grows as petition hits 500000 signatures

Backlash against Tory-DUP deal grows as petition hits 500000 signatures

Beleaguered British Prime Minister Theresa May is appointing new members of her government after several of them lost their seats in Parliament in this week's general election that proved disastro...

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Britain's Theresa May struggles to quell revolt over her leadership

Ms May's bet that she could strengthen her hand by crushing what was thought of as a weak Labour Party backfired on Thursday as voters stripped her Conservative Party of a parliamentary majority. ...

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Merkel urges speedy Brexit talks

Senior Tories have moved to back Mrs May despite rumblings over whether she could remain in her role, with former chancellor George Osborne saying she was a "dead woman walking". Congratulations @the...

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Mastermind behind Tehran twin attacks killed: Iranian Intelligence Ministry

Mastermind behind Tehran twin attacks killed: Iranian Intelligence Ministry

Iran's Supreme Leader said Friday that the Islamic State-claimed dual attacks that killed 17 people in Tehran this week will add to the hatred that Iranians harbor toward the USA and Saudi Arabia...

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United Kingdom vote surprise, doesn't call Brexit into question: French PM Edouard Philippe

United Kingdom vote surprise, doesn't call Brexit into question: French PM Edouard Philippe

Government spokesman Steffen Seibert says Germany will apply to move the medicines regulator to the western city of Bonn, which already hosts several national and worldwide agencies. There was clear f...

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Theresa May To Face Disgruntled Backbenchers At Cabinet Meeting

Theresa May To Face Disgruntled Backbenchers At Cabinet Meeting

Gavin Barwell, Mrs May's new chief of staff, received a huge cheer when he was introduced. That means the Democratic Unionist Party would back the government on confidence motions and budget votes, ...

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