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May apologises to own MPs for election 'mess'

The DUP position would require some form of deal with European Union and the party is unlikely to support "no deal". The Lib-Lab pact from 1977 allowed Labour prime minister James Callaghan to remain in office after a by-election defeat saw the party lose its majority.

Labour sends out mixed messages over Brexit

Britain's Press Association, quoting two unnamed sources from the meeting, said May told lawmakers at a closed-door session that she admitted she was the one who "got us into this mess" and vowed that she would be the one who will "get us out of it".

United Kingdom election ends in hung parliament: What happens now?

The Conservative leader had called the election in a bid to extend her majority and strengthen her hand in the looming Brexit negotiations, but her gamble backfired spectacularly. "In my view it may well just be a period of transition", she told LBC radio. "She might start off doing that but the Conservatives might well replace her mid-stream", he said.

British Pound to Remain Lower after UK Election Surprise

Regarding the corporation between the Conservatives and DUP, we got some different messages over the weekend, not least since Downing Street's No 10 issued a statement saying a "confidence and supply" deal was reached, which the DUP later rejected.

Montreal master Hamilton claims Senna-equalling pole

Only Michael Schumacher (68) has topped the grid on more occasions. "I'm shaken, I'm speechless", he said, standing in front of the crowded stands with the gift. The Finn revealed he was unable to put the flawless lap together, but his long-run pace is giving him encouragement ahead of Sunday's race. Hamilton, a five times victor at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve , was third quickest in 1:12.926 but the Briton could not match the Ferrari drivers, who have led final practice in five of ...

Donald Trump launches Twitter attack on 'cowardly' former FBI director

The president also said that he never asked the former FBI director to pledge his "loyalty" over the investigation, a major part of what Comey said during his testimony . Mr Comey said Russian Federation did interfere with the election in a "sophisticated" manner, and it was an issue beyond party politics. "I'm not going to say , "I want you to pledge allegiance".

European Union says time pressing hard to start Brexit talks

The election, which took place on Thursday (June 8), resulted in a hung parliament with the Conservatives failing to win a majority. And the majority want their fans to support Corbyn . The Conservatives remain the largest party in Britain, but now face the prospect of a hung parliament . May called an election three years ahead of schedule, at a time when her party was well ahead in the polls.

Solar Rules In Global Energy Tussle

Barbara Hendricks, Germany's Federal Minister for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety, met with Brown in the wake of President Donald Trump's rescinding of the USA commitment to the Paris climate agreement. Prior to the U.S. withdrawal only Syria - in the midst of a six-year civil war that has torn the country apart - and Nicaragua, which rejected the treaty because it didn't go far enough, were the only countries not part of the agreement.

Trump attorney says he'll testify if subpoenaed by Congress

James Comey , the former FBI director who was sacked by President Trump last month , is expected to tell a Senate committee that the president asked him to back off the investigation into Mike Flynn , a source told The Wall Street Journal on Wednesday .

Kenya: At least 10 missing after Nairobi building collapses

Kenyans of goodwill started streaming to the site on Tuesday morning carrying milk and loaves of bread to feed rescuers and the stranded families who lived in the apartment. The residential building that collapsed in Kware, Embakasi. More than 40 people died past year when a building collapsed in a poor neighborhood amid a heavy nighttime downpour.

Shocking! Actress Kritika Chaudhary Found Dead In Her Apartment, Cops Suspect Murder!

Kritika acted in Kangana Ranaut starrer "Rajjo" and also in a TV Serial called " Parichay ". The police has registered a case and launched a probe. The reason why the police is suspecting murder is because the door of her apartment was locked from outside. As the air conditioner of the room was switched on, the body was discovered very late.

Trump supporter: Comey throws 'four groups under the bus,' including himself

The White House has seized on Comey's confirmation that Trump personally was not under investigation over his ties to Russian Federation to declare a victory of sorts. He told the Senate panel he took meticulous notes of each meeting or conversation he had with Trump because "I was honestly concerned that he might lie about the nature of our meeting, and so I thought it really important to document".

Three arrests in London terror probe on election eve

In the Channel 4 documentary , Butt, often called Abz, can be seen in Regent's Park in central London with a group of worshippers unfurling an ISIS-style flag. Butt featured in a Channel 4 documentary previous year about Islamist extremists with links to the jailed preacher Anjem Choudary called The Jihadis Next Door .

I'm here as long as you want me, Theresa May apologises

Some senior Conservatives say the party's loss of its parliamentary majority in last week's vote was, in part, a rejection of Mrs. Under government rules, they are entitled to severance pay equivalent to three months' pay. Two of her closest aides, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, who had been the focus of some criticism, resigned on Saturday. "We are going into these talks with the national interest at heart".

Trump calls former FBI Director James Comey's actions 'cowardly' in tweet

Asked if he had taped their conversations, as he implied in a threatening tweet shortly after he fired Comey , Trump said he would reveal that answer soon. "What struck me is that it is completely unacceptable for the president to ask the FBI director to be personally loyal to him and to ask the FBI director to drop it with regards to an ongoing investigation into his former national security adviser", said Sen.

British leader tries to rally support

But it was her words about the party which won many over.She spoke about being "a servant of the party since she was 12-years-old" when she started stuffing envelopes with Conservative Party promotional material, a lawmaker said.Another said: "I just wished we had seen more of it during the campaign".

Interior Secretary Zinke suggests reducing size of Utah national monument

The former Federal Bureau of Investigation director also testified that he and the agency had believed Sessions was "inevitably going to recuse" for reasons he said he could not elaborate on. The Attorney General had originally agreed to testify this week before the Senate and House Subcommittees about the Justice Department 2018 budget.

Iran Says It Killed Mastermind Of Deadly Attacks On Parliament And Mausoleum

People attend the funeral of the victims who were killed on the June 7 attack at the Iranian parliament and Ayatollah Khomeini's mausoleum, in Tehran , Iran June 9, 2017. Iran also has been fiercely opposed to the militant group. Iran's Revolutionary Guards have suggested that the attack was linked to Saudi Arabia. Meanwhile, President Trump's statement on the attack has prompted criticism in Iran.

Congressman moves to impeach Trump

In a dear colleague letter , Sherman said he hopes the House Judiciary Committee would expeditiously consider the article, but if the panel does not take it up, he will offer a privileged motion on the House floor. In the Senate, Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) and Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) have brought up the idea as well. Sen. In a letter to other members of Congress, Sherman (D-Porter Ranch) says there's enough evidence to move forward with his resolution to impeach Trump and "the ...

Hopes rise for softer Brexit after poll shock

However, there is no agreement about when she should stand down, and Tory MPs are concerned that if she does so now, there will be pressure for a second election after a leadership contest - since the victor will have no mandate to govern as Prime Minister (or so it will be argued).

South Korea says it will abide by USA missile defense agreement

It comes as North Korean state media, Korean Central News Agency, reports the North Korean regime is "not far away" from test-launching an intercontinental ballistic missile which could hit the United States . But it's uncertain if they will, and Trump has threatened that the United States will take care of the North Korean threat on its own if China won't help.

Cosby jury begins deliberations

Pennsylvania judges seldom deviate from state sentencing guidelines, but they do have the power to decide whether a defendant serves the sentences for each count consecutively or at the same time. At the end of last week, a spokesman for Cosby hinted that the entertainer might testify. Prosecutors have suggested he drugged her with something stronger - perhaps quaaludes.

Collins: Comey Created Precedent For One-On-One Meetings, Trump Was Continuing Practice

Here are some of the highlights from his day on Capitol Hill. That image is enhanced by what has been said publicly by officials in the administration who are not notorious liars. For the moment, Republicans appear to be sticking with the president. He was the US attorney in Manhattan who in 2003 charged Martha Stewart with obstructing justice in a stock trade investigation.

Comey: 'I 'Was Confused,' 'Stunned,' Lacked 'Presence of Mind' as FBI Director

James Comey is planning to "cool it" for a while following his highly anticipated appearance last week before the Senate Intelligence Committee, the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director's father said . Trump and aides pounced on that revelation, accusing Comey of improperly leaking privileged conversations. Nunes, who still holds considerable power to direct investigations and issue subpoenas on his own, sent subpoenas to the CIA, FBI and NSA seeking details on who Rice, ...

London attacker told Italian police he "wanted to be a terrorist"

The mayor of Valsamoggia, a town near Bologna, said that Youssef Zaghba , 22, was the son of an Italian mother and a Moroccan father who had separated, and was registered as an Italian living overseas. In a statement Tuesday, they said that they arrested a 27-year-old man this morning. British police investigating the deadly attacks on London Bridge on Saturday have arrested three more suspects, as footage of the moment officers shot the assailants dead appeared online.

Tourism Tax: See backs Abdul Karim's stand

The parliament, at its last sitting, passed the Tourism Tax Bill which will allow the government to impose tourism tax of between RM2.50 and RM20 on a tourist staying at any accommodation premises used as accommodation for tourists, except homestay and Kampung Stay registered under the ministry, premises managed by institutions (education), premises used for training purposes and religious institutions where such facilities are not used for commercial goal.

If UK PM Theresa May resigns, who could replace her?

The snap election called by Prime Minister Theresa May earlier this year has resulted in a hung parliament . The Conservatives have eight seats short of the figure needed for simple majority. European Union budget commissioner Guenther Oettinger said the European Union is prepared to stick to the timetable that calls for negotiations to start in mid-June, but said it would take a few hours at least to see how the results of the election play out in forming a government.

Trump says is willing to testify under oath about Comey claims

But Mr Trump's attorney, Mr Marc Kasowitz , pounced on the admission, saying the former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief had "unilaterally and surreptitiously made unauthorised disclosures to the press of privileged communications with the President".

Accused NSA leaker Reality Winner to plead not guilty

She is being held in the Lincoln County Jail in Georgia. Prosecutors have not named the news outlet, but her arrest was announced Monday as the website The Intercept reported it had obtained a classified National Security Agency report suggesting Russian hackers had attacked a US voting software supplier before last year's presidential election.

The Comey Conundrum: Liberal critics embrace him now that he's attacking Trump

In his first congressional appearance since being abruptly fired by Trump last month, Comey detailed months of distrust of the president and bluntly asserted that Trump had fired him to interfere with the probe of Russia's ties to the Trump campaign.

British PM Theresa May apologises to own MPs for 'election mess'

The beleaguered prime minister was described as a " dead woman walking " Sunday by former Conservative MP George Osborne, who was sacked as chancellor by May past year. The move might offer hope to Conservative lawmakers who have criticised her style of government. Mr Barwell has replaced Mrs May's key aides Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, whose resignations were reportedly demanded by Tory MPs as the price of their supporting the PM.

Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif to visit Saudi Arabia amid Gulf crisis

Separately, Qahtani told AFP that the diplomatic pressures and other restrictions on Qatar were in fact really meant to make Doha fall into line behind Saudi Arabia in Riyadh's regional ambitions. Qatar Airways announced on Sunday its net profits rose to $540 million in its latest financial disclosure before the airline took a hit and was blocked from flying to major Arab states.

UAE exempts Qataris married to Emiratis from expulsion order

Dujarric said the secretary-general was encouraging diplomacy "to address concerns and is ready to support such efforts, if desired by all parties". "We will continue deliveries as long as there is demand" from Qatar, Noushabadi added, without mentioning if these deliveries were exports or aid. Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi tells reporters in a weekly news conference: "These countries should try to settle their differences at the negotiating table in a positive and comprehensive ...

French president tries to ease Gulf dispute

Qatar Airways is one of the world's biggest airlines and the Gulf state's best known global brand. Pakistan's parliament last week passed a resolution urging the Pakistani government to help mediate the crisis, which could turn out to be disastrous for the regional security and stability.

9th Circuit rules against Trump's revised travel ban

The three-judge panel of the court upheld a lower court decision and said Trump violated US immigration law with the ban. The court said he was required to consult with Congress in setting the number of refugees allowed into the country in a given year and that he could not decrease it midyear.

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