• Qatar crisis: India favours constructive dialogue
Qatar crisis: India favours constructive dialogue

Turkey would continue its efforts to resolve the dispute, Turkish foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said alongside Sheikh Khaled. "We are in favour of resolving any disagreements through. India believes that peace and security in the Gulf are of paramount importance for the continued progress and prosperity of the countries in the region.

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  • DUP agrees to principles of 'confidence and supply' deal with Tories
DUP agrees to principles of 'confidence and supply' deal with Tories

The socially conservative, pro-Brexit Democratic Unionist Party's 10 seats are enough to give the right-wing Conservatives a fragile but workable majority, which May said would allow her to negotiate a successful exit from the EU. May expected to increase the number of her Conservative Party's seats in the parliament in order to avoid additional ...

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  • May's top aides quit following election disaster to avert leadership challenge
May's top aides quit following election disaster to avert leadership challenge

The two chiefs of staff were forced out after a number of cabinet ministers reportedly said Ms May must make their dismissal a sign of her willingness to do things differently in the wake of her failure to secure a House of Commons majority.

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  • South Korea names new defence minister to counter North's arms threat
South Korea names new defence minister to counter North's arms threat

North Korea may be close to testing an intercontinental ballistic missile, state media suggested Saturday. "I think [it was suspended] because of the escalation of activities and because it was starting to become clear that every dollar the North Korean government should be spending in the welfare of its own people was actually being diver...

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  • British leader reaches tentative deal to shore up rule
British leader reaches tentative deal to shore up rule

A source close to the DUP said the party was seeking more funding for the province and concessions for former British soldiers in exchange for supporting Mrs May. However, the party are staunchly pro-Brexit and support a hard Brexit in terms of the economy and immigration policy. The DUP was founded in the 1970s by the late firebrand preach...

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  • UK government agrees outline deal with DUP for support
UK government agrees outline deal with DUP for support

But Mr Corbyn said: "I don't think Theresa May and this government have any credibility". The party said Saturday that Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill have quit. Timothy and Hill have been accused of creating a "toxic" atmosphere in Downing Street. It would mean that they would vote with the Government on a case-by-case basis.

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  • Northern Ireland party agrees to May's minority government
Northern Ireland party agrees to May's minority government

May's party won 318 seats, eight short of the 326 they needed for an outright majority. "We will enter discussions with the Conservatives about how it may be possible to bring stability to our nation at this time of great challenge", said Arlene Foster , the head of the DUP .

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  • Accuser called Bill Cosby more than 50 times after assault: defense
Accuser called Bill Cosby more than 50 times after assault: defense

In cross examination, his lawyers pointed out that the two had repeatedly been in contact after the alleged assault. They're your friends; they'll take the edge off'. "I had a secret about the biggest celebrity in the world at that time, and it was just me", Johnson said. A few months prior to the incident, the defense said, Constand drove four h...

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  • Kuwait says Qatar is 'willing' to hold dialogue
Kuwait says Qatar is 'willing' to hold dialogue

Saudi Arabia and its allies imposed an economic and diplomatic boycott on Qatar last week over what they say is the gas-rich Gulf nation's support for Iran and militant groups - charges which Doha has denied. Separately, Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud ordered affected families that are citizens of Qatar and Saudi Arabia will be...

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  • Iran Arrests 7 Accused of Aiding Deadly Tehran Attacks
Iran Arrests 7 Accused of Aiding Deadly Tehran Attacks

The attackers had entered Iran at some point previous year, the ministry said without providing precise dates. Many are already speculating that the decision by the government of President Moon Jae-in would severely undermine America's plans to launch the system in the country.

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  • Jeremy Corbyn vows to vote down Queen's Speech to topple Theresa May
Jeremy Corbyn vows to vote down Queen's Speech to topple Theresa May

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May addresses the country as her husband looks on after Britain's election at Downing Street in London . "From hubris to humiliation", said the left-leaning Guardian . German politican and European Union executive member Guenther Oettinger said, however, that a weak British leader increased the risk negotiat...

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  • Seven suspects arrested for helping militants carry out Tehran attacks
Seven suspects arrested for helping militants carry out Tehran attacks

Two guards, 10 government staffers and five civilians were killed in the attacks that simultaneously targeted the country's parliament and the shrine of the late founder of the Islamic Republic Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini. Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli and Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alawi will attend a session of the parliament behin...

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  • Police release photos of London attackers' fake bomb belts
Police release photos of London attackers' fake bomb belts

Security services and counterterrorism police are now investigating Butt's motive in trying to get the job, the Telegraph reports. The three attackers killed eight members of the public and injured over 40 people before being shot by the police on June 3.

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  • Jeremy Corbyn: 'I can still be prime minister'
Jeremy Corbyn: 'I can still be prime minister'

A party spokesperson confirmed the resignation of Hill, a combative character who one ex-colleague said had helped create a "toxic" atmosphere at the heart of government. The DUP's political opponents have questioned the original source of the CRC donation amid concerns the donation may have breached rules set out by the Electoral Commission, the...

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  • How Europe and other nations reacted to the United Kingdom general election
How Europe and other nations reacted to the United Kingdom general election

May's left-wing Labour rival Jeremy Corbyn , once written off by his opponents as a no-hoper, said May should step down. Beleaguered British Prime Minister Theresa May was working to fill out the ranks of her minority government Saturday after an election that proved disastrous for her Conservative Party and complicating for Britain's exi...

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  • Holy month of Ramadan starts, Muslim community observe first Roza
Holy month of Ramadan starts, Muslim community observe first Roza

Prophet Mohammed preached, " When the month of Ramadan starts, the gates of heaven are opened and the gates of hell are closed and the devils are chained ". One of the main purposes of fasting during the month of Ramadan is to help people strike a balance between these two dimensions of forgetfulness. During Ramadan - derived from the Arabic word...

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  • United Kingdom police search property in Manchester attack investigation
United Kingdom police search property in Manchester attack investigation

In the four days between travelling to the United Kingdom from Libya and carrying out the atrocity that killed 22 people, he bought most of the components and built the bomb by himself, they said. We have nearly 300 pieces of digital equipment, including phones, which we are working through and hundreds of witnesses to contact and take statements f...

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  • French parliamentary elections looked to provide Macron's new party boost
French parliamentary elections looked to provide Macron's new party boost

A total of 7,882 candidates nationwide are vying for 577 seats up for grabs, and if no candidate wins over 50 percent of the votes in the first round, the two top-placed will go to the second round on June 18. In the second round, the candidate with the most votes wins. Macron is also trying to usher in an era of "cleaner" politics, banning REM c...

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  • Qatar must stop funding terror, extremist ideology: Donald Trump
Qatar must stop funding terror, extremist ideology: Donald Trump

Qatar, which has developed an assertive foreign policy over the past decade, denies that it supports militants and says it is helping to reduce the threat of terrorism by backing groups that fight poverty and seek political reform. The Qatari Embassy in Washington did not immediately respond to a request for comment. "We call on Saudi Arabia, t...

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  • President Trump said United Kingdom election results were 'surprising'
President Trump said United Kingdom election results were 'surprising'

Tories needed 326 seats to win but fell eight short. Corbyn was in good spirits as he declared his party's election result "incredibly good" - even if they did fall well short of gaining power. "As and when details are finalised both parties will put them forward", it said. May to "make way" for it to form a government and she also faces criticis...

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