• Theresa May to form new government despite losing majority in United Kingdom election
Theresa May to form new government despite losing majority in United Kingdom election

When May called the election in April, she did so with the Conservatives riding high in the polls, and the pound had surged on expectations that a big majority for the Conservatives would allow her to face down the so-called euroskeptics in her parliamentary ranks.

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  • Who do you believe, Comey or Trump?
Who do you believe, Comey or Trump?

Wait, what? The president has now twice accused Comey of lying Thursday in his testimony to Congress that Trump tried to interfere in the FBI's investigations into ousted national security adviser Michael Flynn and that Trump lied about why he fired Comey .

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  • London attack toll rises to eight
London attack toll rises to eight

After his payment was declined, Butt and his two accomplices rented a smaller van that they used to plow into crowds before they leapt from the vehicle and went on a stabbing rampage in an attack that left eight people dead and almost 50 people injured.

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  • 1 killed, pilots injured in helicopter accident in Badrinath
1 killed, pilots injured in helicopter accident in Badrinath

Chopper engineer Vikram Lamba, a resident of Assam, fearing for his life, reportedly jumped out mid-air and was sliced by the rotor of the helicopter. DGCA Chief Secretary S. Ramaswamy has ordered a magisterial probe. Meanwhile, there were reports that the helicopter lost balance due to overloading.

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  • Huddersfield clinch Premier League promotion
Huddersfield clinch Premier League promotion

But the former Borussia Dortmund II boss said the desire of his players helped make promotion a reality. When asked what was at the top of their to-do list, Hoyle said: "How we're going to survive in the Premier League ". "I am happy for everyone who has helped us make this big, big achievement, and especially for the chairman who has backed a...

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  • London Bridge Attack Footage Is Released; Police Arrest 6
London Bridge Attack Footage Is Released; Police Arrest 6

One neighbour, who asked not to be named, said: "I looked out and saw just loads of armed police officers balaclava'd up". Mr Haydon provided unusually extensive details of last Saturday's attack , the deadliest in London since suicide bombers killed 52 people on the city's transport network in 2005.

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  • Disputing Comey's testimony, Trump says he's ready to testify under oath
Disputing Comey's testimony, Trump says he's ready to testify under oath

As such, and given his track record of threatening legal actions while none actually materialize, you probably shouldn't assume this will ever happen ― although nobody is privy to Trump's legal and political strategy but he and his attorneys, obviously.

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  • Trump tells Qatar to stop funding terrorism
Trump tells Qatar to stop funding terrorism

Qatar rejects claims it is a leading supporter of Islamist extremism. Qatar hosts two major facilities used by the United States military, an airbase at Al-Udeid, and Camp As-Saliyeh logistics center. BBC diplomatic correspondent James Robbins says Russia's intervention could complicate existing efforts to defuse the situation. Meanwhile, B...

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  • Iran arrests seven Tehran attack suspects
Iran arrests seven Tehran attack suspects

The Interior Ministry in a statement increased the number of wounded to 52. At least 17 people lost their lives and almost 50 others were wounded in the assaults, which involved shootings and blasts. They had returned to Iran in August 2016 for a terrorist operation under the command of Abu Aysheh, a ranking commander of Daesh, with the goal of c...

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  • Britain: May to form government with DUP
Britain: May to form government with DUP

Amid reports that senior Tories were sounding out potential replacements for Mrs May, prominent Conservative MP Heidi Allen said the Prime Minister had six months at most left in Downing Street. The move has been slammed as a coalition of chaos by Lib Dem leader Tim Farron, who condemned Mrs May for putting her party before her country. She was...

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  • Trump On Comey: 'No Collusion. No Obstruction
Trump On Comey: 'No Collusion. No Obstruction

In response to Comey's stunning testimony , Trump and his lawyer have staked out an incoherent position. "It's my judgment that I was sacked because of the Russian Federation investigation", he told senators . The committee want the material by 23 June . Trump suggested on Twitter last month that the conversation was taped , but h...

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  • France confirms second French death in London attack: minister
France confirms second French death in London attack: minister

Redouane had previously been refused asylum in the U.K.in 2009. Three Islamist assailants, including Italian-Moroccan national Youssef Zaghba , killed eight people in central London on Saturday before they themselves were shot dead. The more "theatrical" airline bombings of terrorists past were easier to thwart because they required complex pl...

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  • Nicola Sturgeon rules out 'rash decisions' on Indyref2 after major SNP losses
Nicola Sturgeon rules out 'rash decisions' on Indyref2 after major SNP losses

Far from resulting in strong and stable government, the election has produced a new age of uncertainty. 'Even with all the seats that the SNP retained, they lost a lot of the voter in retaining them-I mean they retained one seat by two votes and another by 21 votes'.

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  • Sanders 'Delighted' by Corbyn's Success in UK Election
Sanders 'Delighted' by Corbyn's Success in UK Election

Under British law, a political party (in this case, the Conservatives headed by May) can call an election ahead of the end of their terms time . "We will continue to work with our friends and allies in the Democratic Unionist Party in particular", she said.

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  • I'd 100% Be Willing To Testify Under Oath To Rebut Comey
I'd 100% Be Willing To Testify Under Oath To Rebut Comey

Trump , in his first press conference since Comey's congressional testimony on Thursday , also reiterated that he felt vindicated by what was said . "I'm not going to say 'I want you to pledge allegiance, '" he said. Mr. Comey had also described Mr. Trump as a liar to which the White House fired back with a rebuttal.

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  • New arrest in London Bridge attack probe
New arrest in London Bridge attack probe

After his payment was declined, Butt and his two accomplices rented a smaller van. Although Islamic State militants have claimed responsibility for the attack, Haydon said there was no evidence the attackers - Pakistani-born Briton Khuram Butt, Italian Youssef Zaghba and Rachid Redouane who had links to Libya, Morocco and Ireland - were directe...

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  • Trump Contradicts Tillerson Line On Blockade Of Qatar Within Hours
Trump Contradicts Tillerson Line On Blockade Of Qatar Within Hours

Tensions continue to escalate in the Middle East. "I decided along with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, our great generals and military people the time had come for Qatar to end its funding", Trump said. Qatar denies having any ties to extremists. Since the crisis erupted, Russian Federation has insisted that it can only be resolved through dip...

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  • European Union tells May 'no time to lose' on Brexit
European Union tells May 'no time to lose' on Brexit

In the wake of last year's Brexit referendum, called and lost by Prime Minister David Cameron, Britain's Conservative party took a long time to reorganize itself before it finally triggered the Brexit negotiations on March 29. It is the first time the Labour party has gained seats in an election since 1997. Many are now thinking along similar...

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  • Sri Lanka thrash India in ICC Champions Trophy 2017
Sri Lanka thrash India in ICC Champions Trophy 2017

Mathews was joking, but many a true word was said in jest. In the field we were still 6 today. "It was a must-win game for all of us in the group but not many people expected us to win and that took a lot of pressure off us". They scored 124 in those last eight, and the momentum went to India. India were fortunate that both batsmen got run-out,...

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  • Merkel in Argentina to talk Trump, trade and climate change
Merkel in Argentina to talk Trump, trade and climate change

On a visit to Argentina Thursday as part of a tour to forge consensus among G-20 nations, Merkel cited the difficulty of that task ahead of the July 7-8 summit in Hamburg, since the communique must be signed off by all 20 partners. German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said it is "vitally important" to punish those responsible for the "disappeara...

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