• United Kingdom polls: Theresa May's two closest advisers quit after election debacle
United Kingdom polls: Theresa May's two closest advisers quit after election debacle

Ms May's two top aides, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill , have resigned following sustained criticism of the campaign within the party and complaints of a toxic atmosphere. May's bet that she could strengthen her hand by crushing what she believed to be a weak opposition Labour Party backfired spectacularly on Thursday as voters stripped her Conser...

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  • May should consider her position after 'dreadful' campaign, says Conservative MP
May should consider her position after 'dreadful' campaign, says Conservative MP

The Prime Minister , accepting victory in her constituency of Maidenhead, said the full picture across the United Kingdom has yet to emerge although it appears as if the Tories will win the most seats and most votes. "We have to take stock and our leader needs to stake stock as well". He added: "All this, remember, is on the assumption that May s...

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  • Trump blasts Comey as a 'leaker' in first tweet since testimony
Trump blasts Comey as a 'leaker' in first tweet since testimony

Comey has not spoken publicly since he was abruptly fired by Trump on May 9. He portrayed Trump as a chief executive dismissive of the FBI's independence and made clear that he interpreted Trump's request to end an investigation into his former national security adviser as an order coming from the president.

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  • 'No reason' to cancel Trump's United Kingdom visit
'No reason' to cancel Trump's United Kingdom visit

Trump blasted Khan for remarks warning Londoners that they would see an increased police presence on the city's streets after the terror rampage. Mayor of London , Sadiq Khan arrives in Potters Field Park for an event for the victims of Saturday nights attacks.

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  • N. Korea showing 'great disrespect' to China
N. Korea showing 'great disrespect' to China

US President Donald Trump was reportedly briefed on Monday morning's launch . "It flew about 450 kilometers", the statement said. The United States has said it was looking at discussing with China a new U.N. Just a week before the test launch, North Korea fired a Hwasong-12 strategic missile. Of the 78 missiles launched under Kim Jong Un...

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  • Defence minister Fallon says government views on Brexit haven't changed
Defence minister Fallon says government views on Brexit haven't changed

May is struggling to reassert her leadership, having called an election three years early hoping to strengthen her hand going into Brexit negotiations - only to see the gamble backfire spectacularly. May's office said Saturday principles of an agreement had been reached, but the two sides later clarified that they are still talking. But a...

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  • Pagcor suspends Resorts World Manila license
Pagcor suspends Resorts World Manila license

He fired shots inside the casino, burned down gambling tables, and stole millions-worth of casino chips. The blaze led to the death of 36 who were suffocated by smoke inside the casino area and the restroom on the 2nd floor. The PNP also found out that one of the guards of Lanting, during the attack, lend his issued firearm to a member of the int...

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  • Turkey demands an end to Qatar blockade as humanitarian crisis deepens
Turkey demands an end to Qatar blockade as humanitarian crisis deepens

Earlier this week, Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates , Egypt and Bahrain unleashed a raft of punitive measures against Qatar, severing diplomatic ties and accusing it of supporting terrorism in the region. Some Gulf citizens have anxious that the strong rhetoric on Qatar's foreign policy would divide their peoples. A general view of the...

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  • Why Donald Trump's Attempt to Go After James Comey Could Backfire
Why Donald Trump's Attempt to Go After James Comey Could Backfire

It doesn't make sense. He painted Mr Trump as a chief executive dismissive of the FBI's independence and made clear that he interpreted Mr Trump's request to end an investigation into the former national security adviser as an order coming from the president.

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  • United Kingdom leader May strikes tentative deal with Northern Ireland party
United Kingdom leader May strikes tentative deal with Northern Ireland party

The announcement came after May lost Downing St. chiefs of staff Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill , who resigned Saturday. Less than a year after May was propelled into Downing Street following Britain's surprise referendum decision to leave the European Union , party insiders were placing bets on how long she could last.

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  • European Union fears Brexit delay after May loses majority
European Union fears Brexit delay after May loses majority

With less room for manoeuvre, she may be forced to reject compromises proposed by Brussels and drive a harder bargain. As far as the commission is concerned, we can open negotiations tomorrow morning at half past nine. For those hoping that the election may spell an end to Brexit, that option is not really being considered in Brussels. Michel B...

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  • Police release first photos of fake explosive belts in London attack
Police release first photos of fake explosive belts in London attack

Scotland Yard last night released photographs of the fake suicide belts Butt, Redouane and Zaghba wore during the attack. United Kingdom police say the London Bridge attackers wore fake suicide belts to create "maximum fear" as they carried out their rampage.

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  • Thousands may have been killed in Philippines: ICRC
Thousands may have been killed in Philippines: ICRC

Padilla said the Chief Executive's intent to enlist MNLF fighters as integrees is still possible but only after the government forces is able to totally wipe out the lawless activities in Marawi City. The Duterte administration is now battling with dozens of militants aligned with the Islamic State in the country's only Islamic city with more than ...

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  • Debating Trump's legal team's potential move to file complaint about Comey leak
Debating Trump's legal team's potential move to file complaint about Comey leak

Deputy White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders was asked if Trump has confidence in his attorney general, a question press secretary Sean Spicer would not answer earlier in the week. "And Kasowitz convinced him that not only will I defend you, but I will attack Comey where there's room to". If Trump hadn't fired Comey, or possibly if he'...

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  • Uncle of Pak-origin London Bridge attacker condemns his nephew
Uncle of Pak-origin London Bridge attacker condemns his nephew

Prime Minister Theresa May has vowed to crack down on extremist content online, warning the public: "We cannot and must not pretend that things can continue as they are". These included traffic violations, minor fraud, and petty crime. Khan and Police Commissioner Cressida Dick toured the site of the attack and praised the quick police work tha...

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  • United Kingdom arrests three as footage of London Bridge attack appears online
United Kingdom arrests three as footage of London Bridge attack appears online

The Italian daily Corriere della Sera reported Tuesday that Youssef Zaghba , the third named London Bridge attacker, had been stopped in Italy while trying to go to Syria in 2016. After police named two of the attackers and revealed that one was previously known to security agencies, Prime Minister Theresa May faced further questions about her...

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  • Arrest over London terror attack
Arrest over London terror attack

Two men, aged 34 and 37, were detained in Newham, while a third man aged 33 was arrested at an address in Waltham Forest. Five remain in custody, the police said. Police arrested three more people in Ilford, east... The accused however are not connected to the 1 June attack in the United Kingdom capital that left eight people dead, the police sai...

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  • Eighth person killed in London attack found in Thames river
Eighth person killed in London attack found in Thames river

Fears are growing over the whereabouts of at least five people still missing following the horrific attacks on Saturday night . Mr Echeverria, who worked in fraud prevention at HSBC, tried to tackle attackers at Borough Market, swinging at them with his skateboard.

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  • Tickets for Manchester benefit concert on sale
Tickets for Manchester benefit concert on sale

The pop line-up also has The Black Eyed Peas , Coldplay , Usher and Pharrell performing. Those who attended the May 22 show at Manchester Arena were automatically eligible to register for free tickets, while the general public had the opportunity to purchase tickets on Thursday morning.

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  • Northern Ireland's unionist kingmakers may help shape PM May's Brexit
Northern Ireland's unionist kingmakers may help shape PM May's Brexit

On Friday, May asked Queen Elizabeth II for permission to start a new governing coalition to keep her spot as prime minister. But in one of the most sensational nights in British electoral history, a resurgent Labour Party denied her an outright win, throwing the country into political turmoil as no clear victor emerged.

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