I think probably before this election you could have assumed it was going to happen. He urged May to "go and make way for a government that is truly representative of this country". "In truth, no-one expected the outcome of the snap general election to be a hung Parliament , and for the DUP to be in such an influential position", she said.
Merkel is in a two-day visit to Mexico . Merkel has criticised the protectionist stance taken by the USA and called the decision of President Donald Trump of withdrawing from the Paris climate accord 'extremely regrettable'. "We will stop this", he reportedly said. Just 5% of Mexican exports reach Europe compared with 70% to the U.S. Qatar has denied it backs terrorists and accuses the Saudis of seeking to dominate their smaller neighbors.
Comey's high-profile testimony also has turned part of the spotlight on Attorney General Jeff Sessions , who is expected to be questioned about Russian Federation next week when he appears before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee.
If sources are to be believed, the passengers in the auto were returning from Balaji when around 4:30 am on Sunday, the driver lost control of the auto and the vehicle plunged into a river near Mathura- Bharatpur road. Those who died in the unfortunate incident were residents of Rajeev colony, Subhash Nagar, in Bareilly. Meanwhile, the residents blamed the authorities for failing to expand the narrow bridge along the canal.
Her Downing Street office initially announced on Saturday that the "principles of an outline agreement" had been agreed with the DUP , only for the smaller party to contradict that account hours later. The Conservatives won 318 out of 650 seats - throwing away a 17-seat majority. Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson, who took the party from one Scottish seat to 13, said there would now have to be "consensus within the country about what it means and what we seek to achieve as we ...
Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson has since sought assurances from May that any deal with the DUP would not affect LGBTI (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and/or Intersex) rights across the UK. May said Friday she would be meeting with Queen Elizabeth II to form a government. May needs 8 more seats to be able to form a government, as she expressed her intention to continue as prime minister.
Wait of Maharashtra SSC results 2017 is over. The Maharashtra State Board of Secondary Education, Pune came into existence on January 1, 1966 to regulate certain matters pertaining to secondary education in the state of Maharashtra, India.
Reports surfaced Saturday that May was nearing a final deal to form a government with the help Democratic Unionist Party, a socially conservative, primarily Protestant bloc based in Northern Ireland . But the ballot-box humiliation has wounded her leadership just as Britain is about to begin complex exit talks with the European Union. But he said his party would seek to vote down May's Queen's Speech, or program for government, when she presented it to parliament, and another national ...
The DUP finds itself in the unique position of being kingmakers and are expected to demand a host of concessions for their support to shore up a Theresa May-led shaky Tory government . "Let's get on with the job", he said. The arrangement with the DUP will make governing easier, but it makes some Conservatives uneasy. The leader of the Scottish Conservatives, Ruth Davidson , tweeted a link to a speech she had made about same-sex marriage - something the DUP opposes.
Puerto Ricans pushing for independence and as well as those urging to maintain the status quo are denouncing the vote as a "circus" and a "masquerade", emphasizing their willingness to boycott the vote. Sunday's referendum is the fifth one for Puerto Rico. The referendum, the territory's fifth in 50 years, offered voters three choices: statehood, independence, or a continuation of the current territorial status.
While Mrs May said her top ministers would remain in post, she hinted her two close aides, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill - blamed by many Tory MPs for the party's disastrous campaign - could face the chop. May's Conservatives failed to secure an absolute majority in a parliamentary election on Thursday and need the DUP's 10 seats to be sure of being able to form a government.
A final pre-poll survey done by Comres for The Independent gives the Tories a 10-point lead over the Labour party. The best-selling Sun newspaper said senior members of the party had vowed to get rid of May, but would wait at least six months because they feared a leadership contest could propel the Labour party into power under Jeremy Corbyn , who supports renationalisation of key industries and higher taxes for business and top earners.
Pakistani troops responded effectively to Indian shelling to silent their guns, it added. The injured include 30-year-old Muhammad Shahbaz, resident of Bhabra village, Shumaila Khurshid, 35, and 14-year-old Hafsa Shabbir, residents of Chakrali village.
There's a recognition within the Conservative Party that what was being put forward by Theresa May in terms of that hard Brexit wasn't what voters wanted in terms of securing the rights of European Union nationals. He said: "She is putting that at risk with a sordid, risky distasteful deal". Mrs May was working on a Cabinet reshuffle, although the election result makes it less likely she will risk alienating colleagues by making wholesale changes as she can not afford to have ...
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson , Home Secretary Amber Rudd , Brexit Secretary David Davis and Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon will also stay where they are. Meanwhile, DUP leader Arlene Foster has said that talks were ongoing, indicating it may not be such a smooth process after all. In last year's European Union referendum, 56% of voters in Northern Ireland voted for Remain, with the DUP the only major party to campaign for Leave.
British Prime Minister Theresa May is making appointments to her Cabinet as she tries to shore up authority undermined by a poor election result. Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after a church service in Sonning, Britain. The Labour leader said his party would "absolutely" ensure Brexit occurs if they secured power, with a focus on negotiating tariff-free access as part of a "jobs-first Brexit".
In the meantime, European Union leaders are showing May little sympathy with Brexit negotiations due to start in nine days. A "soft Brexit" could include multiple trade deals between the United Kingdom and European Union countries or a treaty between the two granting the United Kingdom access to the single market while also letting them negotiate their own outside trade deals.
The Republicans got about 15.8 percent. and Macron's presidential rival Marine Le Pen's National Front party garnered 13.2. Still, Macron's party appears likely to triumph in the runoff, putting the French president in a strong position to enact his reforms, including a battle with French labor unions that overwhelmed his predecessor, François Hollande.
On Thursday, Iran's Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavai , said the country was investigating whether Saudi Arabia had a role Wednesday's attacks. Iranians will not be intimidated by such attacks. As a mark of respect to victims of the Tehran attacks, the Eiffel Tower's lights will be turned off at midnight, Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo said on Twitter .
After the backlash from her MPs the Prime Minister left Downing Street by the back door. The Prime Minister has been criticised over a deal struck with the Northern Irish party after the Conservatives lost their majority in a disastrous election performance.
She also condemned Rahul Gandhi's khoon ki dalali comment. Further commenting on indiscriminate firing and ceasefire violations by the Pakistan along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir, the Union Minister said the Indian Army is giving befitting reply to the attacks.
Davidson, who is not a national lawmaker but spearheaded her party's election campaign, supports single market membership as part of any Brexit deal but understands that it may not be possible to secure that as part of the Brexit negotiations, a source in the Scottish Conservative Party said.
Downing Street initially said on Saturday that an outline agreement on a "confidence and supply" arrangement had been reached with the DUP which would be put to the Cabinet for discussion on Monday. "In the meantime, I want to place on record my sorrow for the Conservative Members of Parliament who lost their seats, several of whom are close friends".
Qatar Airways said yesterday its net profits rose by nearly 22 per cent in the last financial year that ended in March, before the diplomatic fallout with its Gulf neighbours. The flight time for a Qatar Airways trip to Sao Paulo in Brazil, for example, has increased by around two hours, according to flight detecting websites.
This would mean the government and its ministers would all be Conservatives, rather than sharing power as they did with the Liberal Democrats seven years ago. Labour surpassed expectations by winning 262. The number needed for a majority is 326. SIMON: This election, of course, was called to try to cement the Conservative Party majority and the mandate for what we call Brexit.
On Thursday, Comey testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee under oath that the president told him during a meeting, "I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go". However, Comey didn't say that the president's words were part of an effort to obstruct his investigation. During much of the increasingly heated debate surrounding the FBI's investigation of Russia's role in the election, Trump has chafed over news leaks, arguing that news ...
Speaker Gingrich pointed out that Messers Comey and Mueller , also a former FBI Director, were "very close" and that 97% of donations from the US Department of Justice employees who contributed to the Y 2016 Presidential election were in support of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton , the loser.
The officials said restrictions on the assembly of people under Section 144 CrPc also continued in the districts of Budgam and Ganderbal in central Kashmir. In Srinagar , the restrictions have been imposed in seven police station areas, officials said. Even as the curfew remains in place, Home Minister Rajnath Singh has asserted that the Modi government had found a permanent solution to Kashmir.
Early Monday, Trump fired off a series of tweets criticizing the Justice Department for its handling of his previous executive orders to temporarily bar would-be visitors from six Muslim-majority countries. "That's a great question", Comey said. So Comey knew weeks ago that there was a possibility that his conversations with Trump were recorded. But Paul Ryan , the Republican speaker of the House of Representatives, said Trump's interactions with Comey may have reflected his lack ...
Ryan Goodman, a professor at New York University School of Law, said Trump's efforts to protect Flynn provide "strong evidence" of obstruction of justice. Thursday's hearing included discussion of that email investigation, as Comey disclosed that then-Attorney General Loretta Lynch instructed him to refer to the issue as a "matter", not an "investigation".
Davidson told the BBC that she had told Theresa May that "there [are] a number of things that count to me more than the party". "I don't think Theresa May and this government have any credibility", Corbyn told the Sunday Mirror , predicting that there could be another election within months.
Firstly, Sinn Féin do not take their seats at Westminster and therefore alter the arithmetic for the government to win a majority (from 326 to 322). "The British people have rejected a hard Brexit ". These are priorities in all communities across the United Kingdom but all the more in Northern Ireland with its dependency of health and welfare services and the scattered rural nature of our society.
With Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan ending his indefinite fast for bringing back peace in the state amid raging farmers" protests, the Congress party on Monday dubbed the former's act as sheer "drama' and said in spite of such tactics, the condition of the farmers remains unchanged.
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The presidency added: "On this ominous occasion, we call upon the free world to act courageously to end the longest and last occupation in the world and to enable our unarmed people to attain their full legitimate rights, guaranteed by worldwide resolutions, to live freely on their land and on their soil as the rest of the world".