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World DUP leader Arlene Foster to hold talks at No10 with Theresa May
Author: 0 DUP leader Arlene Foster to hold talks at No10 with Theresa May

May is clinging to power despite losing her Commons majority . "I don't think Theresa May and this government have any credibility", Corbyn said. Queen Elizabeth will deliver the "Queen's Speech", setting out the government's plans for the new parliamentary session.

World Intel chiefs won't say if Trump asked them to intervene in investigations
Author: 0 Intel chiefs won't say if Trump asked them to intervene in investigations

But that did not satisfy Democrats, who said there was no reason for them not to divulge the details. Rogers is also known to have had discussions with Trump about the Russian Federation investigations, and top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer said he looked forward to public, unclassified testimony on Wednesday from Coats and Rogers.

Author: 0 Tottering Theresa May names new UK Cabinet as critics circle

She is seeking a deal with a small Northern Irish party so that she can stay in power. "I think we'll know very shortly". British Prime Minister Theresa May reached an "outline agreement" with the ultra-conservative Democratic Unionist Party in order to be able to govern after a humiliating election that has left her authority in tatters.

World Police release photos of London attackers' fake bomb belts
Author: 0 Police release photos of London attackers' fake bomb belts

Haydon said authorities have not seen this tactic in the United Kingdom before, saying the terrorists had strapped on the fake suicide belts to create "maximum fear". The fake explosive belts were visible during the attacks , Haydon said, and may have looked real to those who saw them. On Sunday Southwark Cathedral, which had remained shut since it was reportedly stormed by armed police during the attack , reopened.

Author: 0 Qatar Airways profits $540 million, braces for Gulf crisis

The crisis has raised deep concerns of instability in the region and on Sunday Kuwait's foreign minister said his country would continue efforts to mediate a solution to the crisis. Qatar vehemently denies the claims, and says it is the victim of an orchestrated campaign to force Doha to change its foreign policy. "So far five planes carrying perishable food items such as fruit and vegetables have been sent to Qatar, each carrying around 90 tonnes of cargo, while another plane will be sent ...

Author: 0 Marches against Islamic law draw opposition

Both sides carried signs, shouted at one another and occasionally tried to block the opposition's movement around the 8092 Plantation Drive entrance to the Islamic center. The rally was held inside the Capitol Rotunda with a heavy police presence, and attempt to avoid a repeat of the protest at the "March 4 Trump" rally earlier this year.

World Trump's lawyer 'not going to speculate' on special counsel's future
Author: 0 Trump's lawyer 'not going to speculate' on special counsel's future

But Trump and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who appointed Mueller , still retain the power to remove him from the case or tamper with the probe. Yet by doing so, Comey provided Trump's defense team an opening to question his coziness with Mueller . Trump said later Friday he was willing to testify under oath about his conversations with Comey.

Author: 0 Niger recalls ambassador to Qatar in solidarity with Arab states

The brief statement gave no other details of their talks over what the Chinese foreign ministry described as "the present situation in the Gulf region". Kuwait also stressed that resolving the crisis must be done through the GCC and through dialogue between the brotherly countries. It's unclear whether the Qatari leader would accept, especially as one outspoken Emirati ruling family member, the writer and political analyst Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi, has raised the prospect of Qatar's leadership ...

Author: 0 British PM May's statement in Downing Street

How Northern Ireland can leave the European Union and keep an open border with the European Union is one of those "you should have thought of that earlier" questions. The Conservatives are not seeking a formal coalition with the DUP but an agreement that the Northern Irish party would support them on "big issues" such as the economy and security, Michael Fallon has said.

Author: 0 Health of Nashville defenseman Ryan Ellis still in question

It was a little more than a calendar year ago people wondered: Would Sidney Crosby ever add the Conn Smythe to his trophy case? Matt Murray and the Penguins' defense stood strong all game. As nuts as the first period was, the second period started even crazier. National Hockey League rules require the officials to blow the play dead when the puck goes out of view, but that was an awfully quick trigger on the whistle.

World Severed head, headless body found in same Mississippi neighborhood
Author: 0 Severed head, headless body found in same Mississippi neighborhood

Officers discovered a decapitated head of a black man on the front steps of this home Saturday morning. It is widely believed that the body parts belong to the same person considering the type of the crime. "Obviously, rage was an ingredient, perhaps some type of message sending", Vance said. JPD on scene at Green Ave. near Grand Ave. w/ a deceased subject.

Author: 0 Pressure mounts on May to resign after election stumble

A television cameraman outside 10 Downing Street in London on June 10, 2017, reads a copy of The Daily Mirror newspaper with the headline "Coalition of Crackpots" the day after the general election resulted in a hung parliament and British Prime Minister Theresa May forming a minority government.

World McCain's fuzzy questions for Comey leave observers puzzled
Author: 0 McCain's fuzzy questions for Comey leave observers puzzled

Comey stated to the Senate Intelligence Committee that Lynch directed him "not to call [the Hillary Clinton email investigation] an investigation, but to call it a "matter". McCain later asked, "You're going to have to help me out here". He then went on to say that he felt the attorney general was trying to align the Department of Justice's language surrounding the investigation with that of the Clinton campaign.

Author: 0 Trump slams Qatar for funding terror as Tillerson urges calm

The country has called the allegations "baseless". Unfortunately, the Trump administration's attempt to shift from arsonist to firefighter was undercut by the president even as Tillerson emphasized Gulf Cooperation Council unity and offered his services to help resolve differences.

Author: 0 Ashford MP Damian Green gets promotion as PM shuffles pack

The result has badly damaged May's political authority. "It's just how long she's going to remain on death row", former Conservative finance minister George Osborne , who was sacked by May when she became prime minister previous year, told the BBC.

World United Kingdom prime minister's top aides resign after election fiasco
Author: 0 United Kingdom prime minister's top aides resign after election fiasco

She spoke to Prime Minister Theresa May to get "categoric assurance" that LGBT rights will not be affected by a Deal between the DUP and the Conservatives . Johnson said: "Mail on Sunday tripe - I am backing Theresa May". "This is still on", he said, adding he would vote down the government's programme when it comes before parliament this month.

Author: 0 Qatar says no expulsions of nationals from countries that cut ties

Kuwait's ruling emir has shuttled between countries trying to mediate an end to the crisis. The blockade, launched over Qatar's alleged ties to terrorism, has brought the United States into the diplomatic fray. He said 90 tons of vegetables already have been sent. Iran earlier sent five aircraft carrying food products to Qatar, as well as three ships carrying 350 tonnes of food.

Author: 0 DUP agrees principles to back UK Conservatives

His party "didn't win the election", Corbyn says, but he is prepared to continue resisting the Conservative agenda - especially what's known as "hard Brexit", a clean break with the European Union and departure from its single market system.

Author: 0 Conservatives, DUP agree to 'confidence and supply' deal on government

Dr. Nina Musgrave, assistant director at the Centre for Defence Studies at King's College, told CNN that under May's Conservative-DUP alliance, she doesn't see a big change coming in matters of the Middle East, but pointed to the DUP's support for the Israeli state.

World Iran arrests 7 more persons linked to Tehran attacks
Author: 0 Iran arrests 7 more persons linked to Tehran attacks

All six were killed. Addressing the ceremony on Friday, he said , "Today is a tough day for the Iranian nation". The semi-official ISNA news agency on Thursday quotes Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi as saying the matter is under investigation and it is "too soon to say" if Saudi Arabia was involved.

World Plane lands safely in Sydney with hole in engine casing
Author: 0 Plane lands safely in Sydney with hole in engine casing

The plane, which data from flight tracking website FlightAware showed was an Airbus A330-200 twin jet, landed without incident and there were no injuries, said Kathy Zhang, a general manager at China Eastern Airlines . Passengers shocked after China Eastern aircraft makes an emergency landing at Sydney Airport with a severe engine malfunction. "I was scared. Yes".

World Sharif to appear before Panama Papers probe panel
Author: 0 Sharif to appear before Panama Papers probe panel

File image of Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif . Sharif , who is serving as premier for the third term, is facing charges of financial irregularities and holding off-shore companies, was summoned soon after he returned from Kazakistan, local broadcaster Dawn News reported quoting unnamed government sources.

World Somali, US forces hit Al-Shabaab training camp
Author: 0 Somali, US forces hit Al-Shabaab training camp

Al-Shabaab has also conducted successful operations against government forces in Burundi, Uganda and Kenya, netting the group large supplies of heavy weaponry, armed vehicles, small arms and other gear it has used to make huge strides in Somalia .

World Fadnavis govt announces loan waiver, Maharshtra farmers call off protests
Author: 0 Fadnavis govt announces loan waiver, Maharshtra farmers call off protests

Besides, the Telangana government headed by K Chandrasekhara Rao also processed the fourth installment of a farm loan waiver that was part of its election promise. Patil heads the committee of the group of ministers. Another farmer leader, Raghunathdada Patil, said the minister had assured them that "all loans" of farmers will be waived.