• 'Dead woman walking': UK Prime Minister Theresa May clings to power
'Dead woman walking': UK Prime Minister Theresa May clings to power

Mr Osborne, who was sacked by Mrs May and now is editor of the London Evening Standard, said there was now no majority in the Commons for a "hard Brexit ". But a dismal campaign has left the Prime Minister fending off a mutiny within her own party. And I think that's what's important, I think that's what the public would expect.

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  • Theresa May remains under pressure ahead of DUP talks
Theresa May remains under pressure ahead of DUP talks

Following David Cameron's resignation after his defeat in last summer's European Union referendum, Johnson was seen as one of the front-runners to become next Tory leader, and as a result, prime minister. A No10 spokeswoman said: "Prime Minister Theresa May spoke on the phone to Taoiseach Enda Kenny today". British Prime Minister Theresa May wa...

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  • Police make 17th arrest in Manchester bombing investigation
Police make 17th arrest in Manchester bombing investigation

The man was the 17th person detained in connection with the May 22 attack that killed 22. Earlier on Friday, police evacuated a part of Rusholme after discovering a auto that " may be significant to the investigation ". CCTV images have been released showing Abedi hauling a blue suitcase in the days leading up to the bombing. Dozens were also inj...

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  • Young voters swung United Kingdom election left
Young voters swung United Kingdom election left

Just after noon, May was driven the short distance from her official Downing Street residence to Buckingham Palace to ask Queen Elizabeth for permission to form a government - a formality under the British system. Labour won 261 seats. "We have a programme, we have support and we're ready to fight another election campaign as soon as may be, becaus...

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  • Prison attack in eastern Congo kills 11, frees 900 prisoners
Prison attack in eastern Congo kills 11, frees 900 prisoners

The violence has erupted as the Democratic Republic of Congo is mired in a deep political crisis tied to President Joseph Kabila's hold on power. It is the third major prison break in the country in the past month. More than 60,000 people have been displaced due to fighting and looting. Sunday's jailbreak is the third to hit the DRC in the past...

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  • North Korea claims test of new cruise missile to target warships
North Korea claims test of new cruise missile to target warships

Pyongyang has recently launched different types of missiles, including a new intermediate-range ballistic missile and a surface-to-air missile. The Pentagon successfully shot down an intercontinental ballistic missile using its upgraded long-range interceptor missile last month in what was widely seen as a test of the US' ability to counter a No...

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  • Christians Killed as Jihadists Aim to Transform Mindanao into Islamic State
Christians Killed as Jihadists Aim to Transform Mindanao into Islamic State

The violence sent thousands of people fleeing and raised fears of extremists gaining traction in the country. It has transformed into invasion by foreign terrorists who heeded the clarion call of ISIS to go to the Philippines if they feel difficulty in going to Iraq or Syria.

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  • UK's Johnson denies plot to topple May amid scramble for coalition deal
UK's Johnson denies plot to topple May amid scramble for coalition deal

There are also concerns about the potential impact of the proposed arrangement on Northern Ireland's peace agreement, which relies in part on London being an impartial arbiter between those, such as the DUP , who want the province to remain in the United Kingdom and those who want it to be part of Ireland.

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  • Novae Group Plc (NVA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Shore Capital
Novae Group Plc (NVA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Shore Capital

The SI to Ricebran Tech's float is 1.23%. Ambarella Inc (NASDAQ:AMBA) has risen 67.32% since June 9, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 30.68% the S&P500. Therefore 50% are positive. Pearson plc has a 52 week low of GBX 552.00 and a 52 week high of GBX 989.50. GBX 480.63's average target is 113.05% above currents GBX 225.6 stock price...

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  • Embattled Theresa May names new Cabinet as critics circle
Embattled Theresa May names new Cabinet as critics circle

The Conservatives won 318 seats, down from 331 in 2015 and falling short of an overall majority, after the opposition Labour party under socialist leader Jeremy Corbyn scored hefty gains. Conservative lawmaker Nicky Morgan told ITV that she could support a confidence and supply arrangement with the DUP, but any closer deal would be "a step to...

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  • May clings to power with DUP deal as gamble backfires
May clings to power with DUP deal as gamble backfires

The SNP was reeling after Alex Salmond, its former leader, lost his Gordon seat to the Conservatives, while Angus Robertson, the SNP's Westminster leader and deputy leader, lost his Moray seat to the Tories. A confidence and supply agreement would see the DUP backing the Tories on its budget and in confidence votes, but would not see DUP members ...

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  • Jeremy Corbyn: Labour will call on other parties to defeat government
Jeremy Corbyn: Labour will call on other parties to defeat government

The Conservatives won 318 out of 650 seats, throwing away a 17-seat majority. He said the Labour party will set out its own programme for government as an amendment to the Queen's Speech, focusing on austerity and a "jobs-first Brexit ".

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  • Theresa May's top advisers resign after UK election shock
Theresa May's top advisers resign after UK election shock

In a bid to avert a continuing crisis, May is set to begin talks with the Democratic Unionists in Northern Ireland and its 10 MP's. But he added he took "responsibility for my part in this election campaign, which was the oversight of our policy programme" and "I regret the decision not to include in the manifesto a ceiling as well as a floor in ...

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  • President Trump: James Comey Leak Was 'Very Cowardly'
President Trump: James Comey Leak Was 'Very Cowardly'

I think it's clear that everything that went on in the Comey testimony was basically ridiculous. In a press conference on Friday, Trump insisted Comey was lying . One of the things Comey told the Senate committee was that he believes he was sacked last month in an effort to "relieve" pressure on Trump from the Justice Department investigation.

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  • Northern Ireland's DUP surge, could help May reach majority
Northern Ireland's DUP surge, could help May reach majority

She insisted that this would put her in a better position to negotiate a successful Brexit : "There should be unity here in Westminster, but instead there is division", May said at the time . It was another humiliation for May, and a sign that the socially conservative DUP , with its strong focus on Northern Ireland's specific political comple...

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  • Iran Sends Food To Qatar Amid Diplomatic Crisis
Iran Sends Food To Qatar Amid Diplomatic Crisis

Tehran says it will send another 100 tons of fruit and vegetables every day to Qatar , which relies on imports from neighboring countries for much of its food supplies and is facing shortages after its powerful neighboring countries cut off economic and diplomatic ties.

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  • Sinn Fein maintains abstentionist stance as DUP puts out feelers to Tories
Sinn Fein maintains abstentionist stance as DUP puts out feelers to Tories

Sinn Fein members are said to be absolutely fuming this afternoon with the astonishing news that out of nowhere, the leader of the DUP Arlene Foster may well become the Deputy Prime Minister. However, his relationship with the DUP formed in 2007, when Trump was exploring opportunities for golf course construction in Northern Ireland and subseq...

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  • UK Leader Theresa May To Form a New Government
UK Leader Theresa May To Form a New Government

But with May's personal authority in tatters, there were reports that moves were afoot within her Conservative Party to dislodge her, while opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn was insisting she could be ousted and he could replace her.

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  • Moscow and Tehran call for resolving Qatar crisis through dialogue
Moscow and Tehran call for resolving Qatar crisis through dialogue

Trump has aligned himself closely with Saudi Arabia and an allied bloc of Arab countries since taking office. Russia's foreign minister has told his counterpart from Qatar that Moscow will make efforts to try to resolve the escalating crisis between Qatar and several Arab countries.

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  • Sheriff: Disgruntled ex-worker killed 5, then himself
Sheriff: Disgruntled ex-worker killed 5, then himself

One said she was the mother-in-law of an employee but declined to give her name; another said he was a co-worker who had been at the scene of the shooting that morning. "Anybody that employs anybody in the USA should have one", said Doherty, a retired special agent who was in charge of the Secret Service's Threat Assessment Center .

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