• Surge of bets placed on Trump impeachment following Comey testimony
Surge of bets placed on Trump impeachment following Comey testimony

Pressed on the attorney general's "interactions with the Russians or his behavior with regard to the investigation", Comey said Sessions "was very close to and inevitably going to recuse himself for a variety of reasons". "Maybe if I were stronger, I would have", Comey said. The claim started a round of speculation about whether Trump had a mea...

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  • Defiant May vows to lead Britain to Brexit after UK election blow
Defiant May vows to lead Britain to Brexit after UK election blow

She's been heavily criticized by many in the United Kingdom for cozying up to the USA leader, but has staunchly stood by him, consistently citing a "special relationship" that has tied the two nations together since the days of Winston Churchill and Franklin D.

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  • Jeremy Corbyn was just 2227 votes short of becoming Prime Minister
Jeremy Corbyn was just 2227 votes short of becoming Prime Minister

Noting the "crucial Brexit talks that begin in just 10 days ", May said the new government will work to fulfill the will of United Kingdom voters who chose to leave the European Union. May's gamble in calling an early election backfired spectacularly, as her Conservative Party lost its majority in Parliament. It would represent a rem...

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  • Boris Johnson stresses loyalty to UK PM May in leaked text: ITV
Boris Johnson stresses loyalty to UK PM May in leaked text: ITV

Ms Davidson, who wields considerable influence after the Scottish Conservatives won 13 seats in Thursday's vote, said: "I want to ensure that we can look again at issues like Brexit, which we know we are now going to have to get cross-party support for".

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  • Amid Saudi row, Qatar thanks Russian Federation for offering 'food supplies'
Amid Saudi row, Qatar thanks Russian Federation for offering 'food supplies'

Last week, Saudi Arabia , Egypt , the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain severed ties with Qatar . Qatar said on Saturday it would not expel citizens of the countries that had cut ties with it. Federation Internationale de Football Association president Gianni Infantino on Sunday said he was confident the crisis posed no threat to the 2022...

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  • How Police Finally Nabbed Notorious Kidnapper, Evans
How Police Finally Nabbed Notorious Kidnapper, Evans

Evans , who also said that the Magodo edifice was one of the smallest houses he has in Lagos, also stated that his mother was aware that he was into crime but she kicked against it. "IRT headquarters in Abuja is celebrating the arrest of the most wanted brilliant and notorious high profile kidnapper in Nigeria". The police said his modus operand...

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  • One more MP farmer dies, toll rises to six
One more MP farmer dies, toll rises to six

In April, the new Uttar Pradesh government of Yogi Adityanath chose to waive farm loans. Mandsaur has been kept out of bounds for political leaders by the state administration in the wake of wide spread violence following the death of five farmers in police firing during the agitation.

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  • India, Pakistan trade fire in Kashmir killing 2
India, Pakistan trade fire in Kashmir killing 2

Since June 1, Pakistan has violated nine ceasefires in the Valley. The Indian Army DGMO reportedly highlighted needless escalations by Pakistani Army and also conveyed India's commitment of maintaining peace and tranquility, "which is contingent to Pakistan Army's intentions and actions".

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  • Buhari directs Osinbajo to sign 2017 budget
Buhari directs Osinbajo to sign 2017 budget

The budget, it was further gathered, would be signed at an event to be attended by all relevant stakeholders, including the leaders of the National Assembly and chairmen of committees such as appropriation, finance, legislative budget and research, among others.

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  • British PM Theresa May seeks lifeline after bruising election result
British PM Theresa May seeks lifeline after bruising election result

However, Defense Secretary Michael Fallon said on the Andrew Marr show he believed the Conservative Party and the DUP will be able to hold together in government. It is just how long she is going to remain on death row. In fact, Labour massively outperformed expectations by offering a message of "hope" to younger voters , who in turn deliver...

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  • German Chancellor Angela Merkel: EU ready for Brexit talks
German Chancellor Angela Merkel: EU ready for Brexit talks

Guy Verhofstadt , the European Parliament's top Brexit official, is eager to get talks started. One of the European Union's top politicians has warned the United Kingdom against delaying Brexit negotiations and risking leaving without a deal in place as a result.

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  • Theresa May: A dead woman walking?
Theresa May: A dead woman walking?

While the to-and-fro between Downing Street and the DUP was unfolding, several British newspapers were reporting that some prominent Conservatives, including Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Brexit minister David Davis, were being urged by supporters to challenge May for the party leadership.

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  • Telugu poet and writer C Narayana Reddy dies at 85
Telugu poet and writer C Narayana Reddy dies at 85

In fact, Jr NTR asked Narayana to write all his songs. Reddy was awarded the prestigious Jnanpith award in 1988 for his poetic work Visvambara which was also translated in three other languages. He had a close association with NT Rama Rao. To the film industry, literary services provided by sinar are never memorable. Reddy was also honoured ...

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  • General Election 2017: How long can Theresa May survive?
General Election 2017: How long can Theresa May survive?

Downing Street says it hopes to finalize the deal next week, after Parliament resumes sitting. Asked whether a Conservative-DUP deal would endanger the peace agreement, Irish Foreign Minister Charlie Flanagan told ITV: "Not necessarily the case".

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  • A hung Parliament - 5 things to know
A hung Parliament - 5 things to know

This means no checkpoints or intrusive enforcement. Yesterday, she defended her proposals to govern with the DUP after the recent losses sustained by the Conservative Party. The DUP, a small but now influential political party, said it would consider a " confidence and supply " agreement by which it would provide support in the House of C...

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  • Queen's Speech date in UK Parliament in doubt
Queen's Speech date in UK Parliament in doubt

The move comes as the Prime Minister scrambles to secure a deal with the Northern Irish DUP. A delay could risk the Queen's attendance at Royal Ascot next week. The Northern Ireland secretary, James Brokenshire, meanwhile said the Queen's speech "remains on track". However, Mr Davis told Sky News it was possible the first round of negotia...

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  • UK General Election Results Show Rejection of 'Hard Brexit'
UK General Election Results Show Rejection of 'Hard Brexit'

May was under pressure to fire her most senior advisers, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, blamed by many Conservatives for steering the election campaign toward disaster. Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny tweeted Sunday that he had spoken with May "and indicated my concern that nothing should happen to put (the Good Friday Agreement) at risk".

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  • Dashcam footage of Tiger Woods' DUI arrest released by police
Dashcam footage of Tiger Woods' DUI arrest released by police

Upon approaching the vehicle, the police discovered that both wheels on the driver's side had been twisted, while the respective tires were flat, indicating that Woods had recently hit something - you'll find the photos of the damaged auto in the lower part of the gallery to your right.

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  • European Union and United Kingdom citizens should not fret over Brexit future, Davis says
European Union and United Kingdom citizens should not fret over Brexit future, Davis says

Brussels' chief negotiator Michel Barnier has said the talks would begin when Britain was ready, suggesting he would consider a short delay. Seeking to set the tone, David Davis , the cabinet member in charge of European Union exit negotiations, says speculation about her removal is "unbelievably self-indulgent".

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  • May agrees deal with DUP to cling on to power
May agrees deal with DUP to cling on to power

Number 10 had earlier said: "We can confirm that the Democratic Unionist Party have agreed to the principles of an outline agreement to support the Conservative Government on a confidence and supply basis when Parliament returns next week".

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