• Backfire: May forms new coalition gov't after snap election disaster
Backfire: May forms new coalition gov't after snap election disaster

Grim-faced, May said her Conservatives and the Democratic Unionist Party would together form a new government "that can provide certainty and lead Britain forward at this critical time". With one seat left to declare - Kensington - Labour has 261 seats behind the Conservatives' 318, with the SNP on 35 and Lib Dems on 12. The election resu...

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  • Election dents Scottish nationalists' hopes for independence
Election dents Scottish nationalists' hopes for independence

What lies behind these changing fortunes? The leader of the Scottish Conservatives has rejected claims that she will break away from the London-based party in the wake of the disastrous general election result . Polls on secession remain roughly where they were three years ago. One of the most dynamic parts of the Scottish electorate is th...

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  • Merkel assumes May will stick to Brexit talks plan
Merkel assumes May will stick to Brexit talks plan

He said on Twitter: " Brexit negotiations should start when United Kingdom is ready; timetable and European Union positions are clear". The U.K. election result is likely to have an impact "on the character of the negotiations", European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici said Friday.

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  • S&P cuts Qatar's credit rating one notch to AA
S&P cuts Qatar's credit rating one notch to AA

Saudi Arabia , Egypt , the United Arab Emirates and several other countries cut their ties with Doha on Monday in part because of comments posted briefly on the Qatar News Agency's website on May 23. troops and is a crucial hub in the fight against Islamic State extremists in Syria and Iraq. German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel accused t...

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  • May to form govt with N. Ireland party's help
May to form govt with N. Ireland party's help

Brushing off calls to resign from opponents, the Prime Minister said she had a "strong relationship" with "friends and allies" in the party who would help her start Brexit negotiations , promising to "provide certainty and lead Britain forward at this critical time for our country".

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  • Philippines says 500 militants involved in siege
Philippines says 500 militants involved in siege

The group has pledged loyalty to the ISIS. "Based on reports we are getting, I don't think we can meet the deadline today (June 2)...", Armed Forces of the Philippines spokesman Brig. Padilla said the Maute gunmen had kept up the fight with rifles and ammunition stolen from a police station, a prison and armored police vehicle. "Complications...

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  • May to form government and will work with DUP
May to form government and will work with DUP

The Conservative Party won 318 seats, eight short of a majority. Despite DUP party leader Arlene Foster warning it would be hard for Mrs May to remain prime minister, discussions are going on behind the scenes. More from the Beeb here including the discussions that May is having with the Scottish Conservative Party leader over LGBTI rights wh...

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  • Theresa May's DUP deal: Hundreds of thousands back call to block agreement
Theresa May's DUP deal: Hundreds of thousands back call to block agreement

Last year, its leader Arlene Foster said: "I would not want abortion to be as freely available here as it is in England". May's Conservatives failed to secure a parliamentary majority in a national election on Thursday and the DUP has said it is willing to talk to the Conservatives to help bring "stability to our nation".

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  • Qatar vows no surrender in row with Arab states
Qatar vows no surrender in row with Arab states

Several countries followed suit. Eritrea on Friday declined a rewquest by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to cut diplomatic ties with Qatar. "The feeling here is that it is going to take a while to fix". He did urge Qatar to be "responsive to the concerns of its neighbors" and to immediately crack down on extremist funding.

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  • London Attack: Attacker Known to Authorities As PM's Record Called Into Question
London Attack: Attacker Known to Authorities As PM's Record Called Into Question

Bologna prosecutor Giuseppe Amato told broadcaster Radio24 on Tuesday Zaghba, whose Italian mother lives near the city of Bologna, was stopped at the airport in 2016 when he was trying to fly to Turkey. "I can't answer that question now". "What happened? How can he possibly be on a Channel 4 programme and then committing atrocities like this?'", Jo...

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  • Former first minister Alex Salmond loses his seat to the Tories
Former first minister Alex Salmond loses his seat to the Tories

Derek Mackay, the SNP's business convener and Scotland's finance secretary, insisted on Thursday night that such a result would nevertheless constitute victory for the nationalists north of the English border - and would still be vastly better than the six seats that the SNP held at Westminster before 2015.

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  • What might it cost UK's Theresa May to remain in power?
What might it cost UK's Theresa May to remain in power?

It now holds 318 seats. Forced into minority government , May is reaching out to Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party ( DUP ), which won 10 seats, in the hope of forging a working majority. It might feel like an affront to democracy, but the truth is that the prime minister is still the leader of Britain's largest political party, and ...

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  • Take Scottish independence vote off table, Ruth Davidson tells Nicola Sturgeon
Take Scottish independence vote off table, Ruth Davidson tells Nicola Sturgeon

She welcomed the surge in Tory support across Scotland but noted the party's UK-wide result "fell short of expectations" as she called for the UK Government to pursue "an open Brexit , not a closed one". " It is incumbent on us to listen to other parties in Parliament, and people outside it, about the best way forward ". "The Conservatives h...

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  • Theresa May completing Cabinet after election disappointment leaves PM weaker
Theresa May completing Cabinet after election disappointment leaves PM weaker

It projected 34 for the Scottish National Party and 14 for the Liberal Democrats . Polling stations, many located in schools and community centres, opened at 7:00am (0600 GMT) and will close at 10:00pm, with 49.6 million registered voters electing a total of 650 MPs to parliament.

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  • Trump Says He May Soon Reveal Whether Tapes Exist of Comey Conversations
Trump Says He May Soon Reveal Whether Tapes Exist of Comey Conversations

Trump had raised the possibility that his conversations with Comey were recorded in a May 12 tweet he sent several days after he fired him. He asserted that nothing in Comey's testimony to the Senate pointed to collusion with Russian Federation or obstruction of justice.

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  • JIPMER MBBS Result 2017
JIPMER MBBS Result 2017

Now, the wait is over. The paper had 200 objective-type questions with 60 questions per section for Biology, Chemisty and Physics with 10 questions for English. As the Cut off Marks and Answer Keys for the JIPMER 2017 has already published on the Very Next day of Examination and most of the Students who has welcomed JIPMER Result in a peaceful ...

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  • Theresa May to 'reflect' after losing majority in Parliament
Theresa May to 'reflect' after losing majority in Parliament

A "soft" Brexit would remove Britain as a member of the European Union, but permit it to remain in the single market. The Conservatives remained the largest party but fell short of the 326 seats required to secure a majority government.

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  • Comey Will Be Pressed On If Trump Interfered With Russia Probe
Comey Will Be Pressed On If Trump Interfered With Russia Probe

But as Comey's time in the hot seat approaches, the White House has suggested that what Trump may do - or not do, rather - will set him apart from Nixon in a very real way. "That's the extent of my acquaintance with Mr. Flynn", Putin said . 'We'll be watching with the rest of the world when Director Comey testifies, ' Conway told ABC's 'Good...

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  • North Carolina Teacher Arrested For Sleeping With Multiple Students
North Carolina Teacher Arrested For Sleeping With Multiple Students

They also confirmed that the alleged activity took place off campus. Investigators began looking into allegations of misconduct in May after receiving a call from school administrators. According to her LinkedIn profile , McAuliffe graduated from Methodist University in 2014 with a Bachelor's degree in mathematics. She says she is originally ...

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  • UK Conservatives need to deliver an 'open' Brexit - Scotland leader
UK Conservatives need to deliver an 'open' Brexit - Scotland leader

Earlier, Angus Robertson , who led the Scottish National Party ( SNP ) in Westminster, lost to a Conservative in the northeastern constituency of Moray. The Prime Minister had now "lost all authority and credibility", Ms Sturgeon said. Davidson's forthright sense of humor also makes her different.

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