• UK PM May agrees 'outline' power deal with DUP
UK PM May agrees 'outline' power deal with DUP

In an article for the Conservative Home website, Timothy conceded that the campaign had failed to communicate "Theresa's positive plan for the future", and to notice surging support for the opposition Labour Party. May called the early election when her party was comfortably ahead in the polls, in the hope of increasing her majority and strengthe...

Read more

  • Attackers raid Iran parliament and mausoleum, up to seven dead
Attackers raid Iran parliament and mausoleum, up to seven dead

The Intelligence Ministry said on June 8 that five men involved in the attacks were Iranians who joined IS in Iraq and Syria. The video emerged before Iranian media reported that the siege had ended, with four attackers killed. Larijani also criticized a Wednesday decision by the U.S. Senate to move forward on a new set of sanctions against Ira...

Read more

  • Notre Dame attacker yelled 'this is for Syria'
Notre Dame attacker yelled 'this is for Syria'

He said everyone had remained calm and were "trying not to panic" as they awaited announcements from police. French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said Tuesday the man who attacked a Paris police officer with a hammer Tuesday at the Notre Dame Cathedral shouted "It's for Syria".

Read more

  • Kabul peace summit begins as truck blast toll reaches 150
Kabul peace summit begins as truck blast toll reaches 150

The bombing was the country's deadliest militant attack since 2001. In his speech, Mr. Ghani warned the Taliban that they would not succeed in bringing down the government, and said that the aim of the so-called Kabul Process was to ensure peace with support from neighbouring countries and the worldwide community.

Read more

  • SNP can stop Tory majority as polls narrow says Sturgeon
SNP can stop Tory majority as polls narrow says Sturgeon

ITV said Sturgeon's interview took place on May 31. SNP MPs could potentially deny Theresa May and the "arrogant" Tories a majority in Thursday's General Election, Nicola Sturgeon has said. The SNP leader endured a hard half-hour on the programme, where she was routinely criticised for her agenda in pursuing a second independence referend...

Read more

  • Champions Trophy: Pak-Sri Lanka set for 'quarter-final' clash on Monday
Champions Trophy: Pak-Sri Lanka set for 'quarter-final' clash on Monday

Holders India went for a spin option as Ravichandran Ashwin made his first appearance in the tournament, coming in for Umesh Yadav . India suffered a seven-wicket defeat against Sri Lanka in their last group match while Pakistan beat South Africa via the Duckworth-Lewis method.

Read more

  • DUP leader Arlene Foster to hold talks at No10 with Theresa May
DUP leader Arlene Foster to hold talks at No10 with Theresa May

After the Conservatives failed to win a majority, Prime Minister Theresa May says she can rely on the support of the Democratic Unionist Party . The party said Saturday that Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill have quit. Absolutely. Theresa May has been to the palace. He told the Sunday Mirror: "I can still be prime minister". DUP Leader Arl...

Read more

  • Germany ready for talks with United Kingdom on European Union exit: Angela Merkel
Germany ready for talks with United Kingdom on European Union exit: Angela Merkel

Yet with the result from Thursday's United Kingdom election, which left no single party with a majority, it is anyone's guess when and how the country will be ready to start the talks. May, who had campaigned against Brexit past year but took over the Conservative party after David Cameron lost last June's Brexit referendum, delivered her terms for...

Read more

  • UK Conservatives Set to Lose Seats in General Election
UK Conservatives Set to Lose Seats in General Election

May's Conservatives had 330 seats when the snap election was called in April. He said: 'This manifesto is utterly irresponsible it's saying there's a cheap way out that we'll borrow and tax people'. Corbyn was asked how he would help black and ethnic minority people and said one idea was considering name-blind job applications, so only the candid...

Read more

  • Saudi Arabia bans Barcelona FC shirts with Qatar Airways logo
Saudi Arabia bans Barcelona FC shirts with Qatar Airways logo

The statement, attributed to the Ministry of Interior, said there was no change in policy toward the nationals of "brotherly and friendly countries which cut or reduced diplomatic relations following the malicious and hostile campaigns against Qatar".

Read more

  • Theresa May's two closest advisers resign following election results
Theresa May's two closest advisers resign following election results

Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, Mrs May's joint chiefs of staff explained their decision to resign as an act of taking responsibility for the failure of the campaign. Writing separately in a column in The Times, Perrior said she saw May stand up to Hill "only a handful of times". It should be mentioned that the Conservatives had a majority before the ...

Read more

  • Bush AG: Lynch 'Betrayal' Made DOJ 'An Arm Of The Clinton Campaign'
Bush AG: Lynch 'Betrayal' Made DOJ 'An Arm Of The Clinton Campaign'

Comey said the alleged collusion led him "in an ultimately conclusive way" to hold a press conference to "separate" the investigation from A.G. Lynch's pressure. "That gave me a queasy feeling", Comey said. And that's what happened. It's the only thing anyone's watching on the Internet right now, because many people have indicated that Trump...

Read more

  • In Cincinnati Trump calls on Democrats to help rebuild United States infrastructure
In Cincinnati Trump calls on Democrats to help rebuild United States infrastructure

During his speech on infrastructure, Trump invoked major projects of the past - including the construction of the Panama Canal, Transcontinental Railroad and Interstate Highway System - and said that overseas spending has hampered modern large-scale infrastructure improvements.

Read more

  • N.Irish unionists agree 'confidence' deal with Tories
N.Irish unionists agree 'confidence' deal with Tories

The DUP , in a separate statement, said talks with Conservative Party representatives had been positive and will continue this week to work on details, and to reach agreement on the arrangements for the new parliament. This is still on. He was also quoted as saying that children had been "corrupted by the teaching of evolution". Protesters...

Read more

  • Man, 30, arrested in London Bridge terror attack probe
Man, 30, arrested in London Bridge terror attack probe

The market itself remains closed because of the police investigation. Each of the three attackers wore the leather belts when they carried out the brutal attacks on London Bridge last week (June 3) which killed eight people. He was employed in London by HSBC bank. Metropolitan Police released images of the vehicle used in the attack in an a...

Read more

  • Curfew relaxed in Madhya Pradesh district
Curfew relaxed in Madhya Pradesh district

Expressing grief over the escalating farmers' agitation, the Chief Minister said that he is open to discussions with them and is sitting on the ground as he understands their pain. "It is time that Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan stop this indefinite fast "nautanki" (drama) and retire from politics ". The Opposition has slammed Chouhan's de...

Read more

  • Theresa May reaches 'outline' power deal with DUP after election fiasco
Theresa May reaches 'outline' power deal with DUP after election fiasco

In a measure of the desperation in Conservative ranks, Brady, who is chairman of the influential 1922 committee of Conservative lawmakers, suggested the party could end up relying on support from pro-Brexit opposition members of parliament .

Read more

  • Conservative chief whip Gavin Williamson is in Belfast for talks with DUP
Conservative chief whip Gavin Williamson is in Belfast for talks with DUP

According to the statement, the "details will be put forward for discussion and agreement at a Cabinet meeting on Monday". The announcement came after May lost Downing St. Ms Davidson clearly plans to use her new-found influence to try to affect the Brexit negotiations as well, suggesting that she believes the United Kingdom should try to remain ...

Read more

  • Madhya Pradesh farmers' protest: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends peace fast
Madhya Pradesh farmers' protest: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends peace fast

Chouhan, who began his fast at the BHEL's Dussehra Maidan here, said: "We will help the farmers in any way we can, decisions will be taken and if need be, I will lay down my life for them". "I won't sit in my office at Mantralaya (secretariat)..." Opposition parties, including Congress, had called the CM's move a "drama". Demonstrations, pr...

Read more

  • Could executive privilege block Comey testimony?
Could executive privilege block Comey testimony?

Trump's associates colluded with the Russians. Given the commander in chief's "history of changing his mind at the last minute about major decisions" it's hard to know for certain what he'll do, but, regardless, legal experts agree the case for invoking executive privilege would be weak anyway.

Read more