• Gove has a lot to prove on the environment — Greenpeace
Gove has a lot to prove on the environment — Greenpeace

Greg Clark holds on to his job as secretary of state for business, energy and industrial strategy and David Gauke takes over as work and pensions minister. Her tenure also included a rise in prison violence. She had been tipped for the sack after criticism for failing to defend the judiciary more vigorously from media attacks.

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  • United Kingdom election: Theresa May's 'snap election' gamble backfires
United Kingdom election: Theresa May's 'snap election' gamble backfires

The Conservatives announced Friday morning they would enter into a coalition deal with the Democratic Unionist Party ( DUP ) of Northern Ireland, which won 10 seats. "Officially Theresa May is still the partner in Brexit negotiations, but the political reality is different after this disastrous defeat". She doesn't usually say no, although ther...

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  • Damian Green Appointed First Secretary of State, Minister for UK Cabinet Office
Damian Green Appointed First Secretary of State, Minister for UK Cabinet Office

His promotion is a further attempt to bolster her position at a time when she is facing heavy criticism within the Conservative party over her election misjudgment. "We've just been returned to government with a minority government in effect; it's our duty to make it work, it's our duty to make it deliver for the British people".

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  • Foreign Ministry Renews Call for End to Arab Crisis
Foreign Ministry Renews Call for End to Arab Crisis

Morocco said it would send plane-loads of food to Qatar to boost supplies there after Gulf Arab states cut diplomatic and economic ties with Doha. Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdulrahman al-Thani told a news conference in France that Qatar "still had no clue" why the nations cut ties.

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  • Person behind Hussain Nawaz's leaked JIT picture removed
Person behind Hussain Nawaz's leaked JIT picture removed

The panel is investigating allegations of financial irregularities or fraud against almost his entire family. He has been asked to appear on Thursday. The person has been sent back to his department and will not be a part of the team investigating the Sharif family anymore. His eldest son Hussain was questioned five times while Hasan, the young...

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  • Qatar begins shipping cargo through Oman
Qatar begins shipping cargo through Oman

Iran had come to the rescue to Qatar after the ties with the oil rich nation was cut by Saudi, UAE and other Gulf Nations accusing of creating an instability in the Gulf region. Saudi Arabia , of course, just cut off all relations with its next door neighbour Qatar whose national airline is emblazoned across the front of the famed Barcelona foot...

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  • Impatient Brussels hosts Brexit 'talks about talks'
Impatient Brussels hosts Brexit 'talks about talks'

EU's chief negotiator says Britain risks not getting a deal as the clock ticks down . Full negotiations had been due to start on June 19, but Brussels said the date was still not confirmed after British Prime Minister Theresa May unexpectedly lost her majority in parliament.

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  • Conway says Comey testimony bad for Loretta Lynch
Conway says Comey testimony bad for Loretta Lynch

Pressure mounted at the start of the week following reports that Sessions offered his resignation to Trump because the President blamed Sessions for exacerbating his Russian Federation problems by recusing himself from the probe. "I believe the James Comey leaks will be far more prevalent than anyone ever thought possible". "Totally illegal?"...

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  • Brussels hosts Brexit 'talks about talks'
Brussels hosts Brexit 'talks about talks'

British Prime Minister Theresa May attempts to form an alliance to cling on to power before heading to Paris Tuesday, leaving the EU's dismayed Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier wondering when exit talks will begin. Cancelling Brexit - an option not endorsed by Britain's main parties despite their opposition to it previous year - or even stoppin...

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  • May Loses Majority In UK Election, Throws Brexit Into Turmoil
May Loses Majority In UK Election, Throws Brexit Into Turmoil

British newspapers summed it up in a word: Mayhem . Labour could form a minority government , the party's shadow foreign secretary has claimed. "I obviously wanted a different result last night", a grim-faced May acknowledged, promising she would "reflect on what happened".

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  • CM leaves for Mizoram to attend meet on Indo-Myanmar border issues
CM leaves for Mizoram to attend meet on Indo-Myanmar border issues

The Home Minister was in Aizawl to review the issues pertaining to security and infra in areas adjoining Indo-Myanmar border with CMs of states bordering Myanmar . Rajnath Singh also met Mizoram governor Lt General (Retd) Nirbhay Sharma at Raj Bhavan. "Special secretary internal security will summit the report within a 3 months", Home minister s...

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  • Tova O'Brien: Theresa May has got to go
Tova O'Brien: Theresa May has got to go

With 649 of 650 seats in the House of Commons declared, May's bruised Conservatives had 318 seats - short of the 326 they needed for an outright majority and well down from the 330 seats they had before May's roll of the electoral dice. That decision has left her with nothing to offer as a leader. She had been executing a political strategy tha...

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  • ASSASSIN'S CREED ORIGINS Takes the Series to Egypt
ASSASSIN'S CREED ORIGINS Takes the Series to Egypt

For whatever reason I hear the location and think nothing but the tans of a desert region with a pyramid or sphinx appearing on the horizon. The company has described Assassin's Creed Origins as more of an " action RPG " than previous games in the franchise, with combat including an "adrenaline" feature that sees Bayek whipped up into a frenz...

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  • Landslides kill 43 in Bangladesh after heavy rain
Landslides kill 43 in Bangladesh after heavy rain

Seven people, including three children, were killed in the hilly town of Bandarban, after their homes were buried in mud on Monday night, according to police officer Rafiq Ullah . Heavy monsoon rains also pounded the capital Dhaka and the port city of Chittagong in the district of the same name, which experienced 222 millimetres of rain, disrupt...

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  • Morocco says will send food to Qatar after Gulf states cut ties
Morocco says will send food to Qatar after Gulf states cut ties

On 5 June, the maritime authorities in Saudi Arabia , the UAE and Bahrain said they had closed their ports to Qatari-flagged vessels. "We have our national committees on terror financing and counter-terrorism", he told the Doha-based news channel.

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  • Gulf stock markets rebound amid easing tensions with Qatar
Gulf stock markets rebound amid easing tensions with Qatar

Kuwait, the mediator of the dispute, remains in contact with Qatar and the US, Al-Jazeera TV cited Al Thani as saying today. Qatar is still waiting for specific demands from the Saudi-led bloc that has severed ties with the tiny Gulf state, and therefore sees no basis yet for a diplomatic solution, Foreign Minister Mohammed Al Thani said.

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  • Trump partially denies Comey's testimony, mum on existence of recordings
Trump partially denies Comey's testimony, mum on existence of recordings

I'm not going to say , 'I want you to pledge allegiance.' Who would do that? Mr Comey testified that Mr Trump told him on January 26 he expected loyalty from the Federal Bureau of Investigation director and the next month urged him to drop the Flynn probe.

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  • NSA leak suspect's family: Trump will 'make an example' of her
NSA leak suspect's family: Trump will 'make an example' of her

Court records say victor admitted to mailing a copy of the classified report to a news outlet when an Federal Bureau of Investigation agent interviewed her at her home Saturday. Victor didn't hide her disdain for Trump. The Intercept said the NSA report was dated May 5 - the same date court records cited for the documents victor is accused of ...

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  • Former FBI director Comey says White House spread 'lies, plain and simple'
Former FBI director Comey says White House spread 'lies, plain and simple'

He is a good guy. 'I would be glad to tell him exactly what I just told you, ' Trump told a reporter. So who gained and who lost from the Comey show that according to a CBS estimate was watched by 26 million people costing about $3.3 billion in productivity? Re: "Trump: Comey perjured himself - GOP shrugs off hearings, stays firmly behind l...

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  • Wonder Woman lassos $11 million at Thursday night box office
Wonder Woman lassos $11 million at Thursday night box office

If you're a movie fan, the character of Steve Trevor could call you back. Perhaps that's exactly why this superhero movie didn't include one - it might just be that Wonder Woman is its own movie. "In the history of all the movies that I've done, it never worked out that way before". Wonder Woman is out in theaters today. While Gadot's boobs...

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