• Boris Johnson denies plot to topple UK PM Theresa May
Boris Johnson denies plot to topple UK PM Theresa May

Reports in the Mail on Sunday suggested the foreign secretary was already positioning himself as the successor to May; but he tweeted that the story was "tripe". Boris Johnson retained his seat in Uxbridge and South Ruislip, but was in a rush to get off the stage. Ruth Davidson, the leader of the Scottish Conservatives, expressed those doubts pub...

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  • Many in GOP unshaken by Comey's testimony against Trump
Many in GOP unshaken by Comey's testimony against Trump

In his first comments on Comey's testimony Friday, Trump denied that he had ever asked the head of the FBI to drop the investigation into Flynn or demand his loyalty. US law enforcement officials said Comey had discussed his testimony with Mueller's investigative team to ensure it did not interfere with the special counsel's probe.

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  • George Osborne calls Theresa May a 'dead woman walking'
George Osborne calls Theresa May a 'dead woman walking'

He attacked the "permanent leadership campaign" of Boris Johnson, but said Tory MPs wanted a new leader. Osborne, who was sacked by May a year ago and chose to stand down as an MP at the election to focus on his other jobs, said it was a question of "how long she's going to remain on death row".

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  • Iran says Tehran attackers had been to IS bastions Mosul, Raqa
Iran says Tehran attackers had been to IS bastions Mosul, Raqa

Abu Aisha was killed and the network forced to flee the country, the statement said . Iran denounced Donald Trump's reaction to the attacks as "repugnant" after the U.S. On the streets of the capital on Thursday, Iranians said they remained suspicious that Saudi Arabia had a hand in the attack. The Revolutionary Guards' accusation comes at a...

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  • Trump, Christie center stage in race they're not part of
Trump, Christie center stage in race they're not part of

Murphy and Guadagno now face off in the general election scheduled for November of 2017. He defeated former federal prosecutor Jim Johnson , state Sen. Gov. Chris Christie walks with his wifeMary Pat. A former Goldman Sachs executive and Christie's second-in-command were the leading candidates, and Tuesday's winners will compete in the Nove...

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  • Comey hearing: 5 revelations from Federal Bureau of Investigation ex-director's testimony on Trump
Comey hearing: 5 revelations from Federal Bureau of Investigation ex-director's testimony on Trump

The president is in trouble, and Fox knows it. Washington , Jun 9 The US Justice Department has said Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself from the probe into Russia's attempt to influence the 2016 election only because of his involvement in Donald Trump's campaign.

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  • Qatar crisis explained: 6 ways the row directly affects you
Qatar crisis explained: 6 ways the row directly affects you

Qatar, which has developed an assertive foreign policy over the past decade, denied that it supports militants and said it was helping to reduce the threat of terrorism by backing groups that fight poverty and seek political reform. Qatar Petroleum said it "immediately mobilized all available resources" to mitigate the impact of any action that co...

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  • Tentative deal struck between Theresa May and DUP to secure coalition
Tentative deal struck between Theresa May and DUP to secure coalition

London [U.K.], June 11: The Democratic Unionists Party (DUP) has agreed to support the Conservatives on the basis of an agreement known as confidence and supply . Some Conservative lawmakers called for May's joint chiefs of staff, Fiona Hill and Nick Timothy, to be sacked for their key role in the election campaign.

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  • Trump breaks silence, calls Comey a 'leaker'
Trump breaks silence, calls Comey a 'leaker'

Trump tweeted in May that Comey "better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press". Comey said he believed he was sacked over his handling of the Russian Federation investigation, which includes probing allegations that Trump's campaign colluded with Moscow to tip the election to the real e...

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  • AB de Villiers fit to face India in crucial Champions Trophy clash
AB de Villiers fit to face India in crucial Champions Trophy clash

Now, only one of them will go through , especially with weather that looks fine now. · Virat Kohli ( India ) has posted 50+ in two of his last three ODI innings against South Africa; recording knocks of 138 and 77. Having failed to defend 321, though, India might be forced to think differently. They have compensated for that by scoring a l...

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  • Trump attorney to file complaint against Comey
Trump attorney to file complaint against Comey

Meanwhile, a congressional panel asked for any tapes of their conversations. He asserted that nothing in Comey's testimony to the Senate pointed to collusion with Russian Federation or obstruction of justice. "You're going to be very disappointed when you hear the answer, don't worry". "Who would do that?" It doesn't make sense. -Whethe...

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  • The UK election shows voters now value change above all else
The UK election shows voters now value change above all else

May also promised that her government will "keep our nation safe and secure", after recent attacks in London and Manchester, by "cracking down on the ideology of Islamist extremism and all those who support it and giving the police and the authorities the powers they need to keep our country safe".

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  • 208 women MPs, a proud record for UK Parliament
208 women MPs, a proud record for UK Parliament

But senior figures also cautioned against an immediate leadership election, as the government prepares to start talks on leaving the European Union around June 19. In the meantime, I want to place on record my sorrow for the Conservative Members of Parliament who lost their seats, several of whom are close friends.

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  • DUP agrees 'confidence' deal with Conservatives in UK
DUP agrees 'confidence' deal with Conservatives in UK

The moves buy May a temporary reprieve. May's Conservatives failed to secure an absolute majority in a parliamentary election on Thursday and need the DUP's 10 seats to be sure of being able to form a government. This is expected to have an impact on the Brexit negotiations, which are due to open with the European Union on June 19. May wanted...

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  • Ireland Unionists become kingmakers after UK election
Ireland Unionists become kingmakers after UK election

Sky News reported early Friday that Labour held the seat of Southampton Test, guaranteeing that no party will reach the 326 seats necessary for an overall majority in the 650-seat Parliament. The website has since been restored as Google revealed that the DUP were the most searched party online in the last 24 hours . Ms Davidson's Scottish Co...

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  • Third London attacker was Moroccan-Italian - Italy investigative source
Third London attacker was Moroccan-Italian - Italy investigative source

When asked if the United Kingdom should rescind the offer of a state visit to President Donald Trump following Trump's recent criticisms of Khan, the London mayor told BBC that he had not changed his view that a state visit was inappropriate.

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  • N.Ireland's DUP says could help Britain's May reach majority
N.Ireland's DUP says could help Britain's May reach majority

DUP leader Arlene Foster confirmed she had spoken with the PM and that her party was in "discussions with the Conservatives to explore how it may be possible to bring stability to our nation at this time of great challenge". There has been no decision as yet on whether there will be a formal coalition between the Conservatives and the DUP or if the...

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  • London attacker was featured in TV documentary
London attacker was featured in TV documentary "Jihadis Next Door"

Twenty-one people remain in critical condition in hospital in the wake of the terror atrocity. She and Mayor Sadiq Khan visited London Bridge as commuters returned to work after some security cordons were removed, and hundreds of mourners turned out later for a vigil on nearby Tower Bridge.

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  • May asks Queen to form new government
May asks Queen to form new government

The Prime Minister has been forced into negotiations after calling a snap election with the expectation of increasing the slender parliamentary majority she inherited from David Cameron, but instead lost it altogether. Tim Bale, professor of politics at Queen Mary University of London , said it's not even clear whether May will now lead those nego...

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  • Qatar says no expulsions of nationals from countries that cut ties
Qatar says no expulsions of nationals from countries that cut ties

According to Sky Italy, supporters caught donning shirts with the Qatar Airways logo now face €135,000 fines (around £120,000) and up to 15 years in jail. "But they can be addressed immediately". The tough U.S. line was a rebuff for Qatar's efforts to reach out for support from overseas. RIA Novosti said Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov...

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