UK Brexit minister David Davis and EU Commission chief negotiator Michel Barnier will meet at the European Commission in Brussels to formally start the highly anticipated talks that will determine exactly how the divorce will work. Macron, a committed pro-EU leader and ally of Merkel, also easily won French legislative elections on Sunday, cementing his power base. Anxious by immigration and loss of sovereignty, Britain voted previous year to end its four-decades-old membership of ...
Ireland's new prime minister shrugged off comparisons with Britain's conservatives and vowed to lead a government of "the new European centre" yesterday as he was confirmed in the job. "As far as I can see, it hasn't been an issue at all in the leadership contest". Addressing the Dail (the Irish parliament) on Wednesday after his confirmation, Varadkar said his government will be characterised by modernity.
The election for the next President of India is to be held on July 17 as President Pranab Mukherjee will demit the office on July 24. Patil defeated NDA candidate and Vice President B.S. Even as several regional parties either indicated their support or opposition to the NDA's presidential pick, Patnaik initially kept everyone guessing as regards his party's stance on the issue saying he will first discuss the matter with senior party leaders.
According to him, Uddhav told Shah his party will take a decision on Sunday. However, Shah made it clear that both the names suggested by the Sena, that of RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat and agriculture scientist MS Swaminathan weren't in the reckoning.
The French police on Monday "downed" a suspected attacker who drove into a police vehicle on the Champs-Elysees shopping district in Paris . Police carry away the dead body of a man who rammed into a police convoy and detonated an explosive device on the Champs Elysees avenue in Paris .
A member of President Donald Trump's outside legal team is defending Trump's use of social media. It's a question journalists can't seem to get an answer to and the White House is now referring inquiries about the existence, or nonexistence of tapes, to Trump's personal attorney.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday reaffirmed that GST will be rolled out from July 1 and on preparedness of the MSMEs for GST regime he said July 1 rollout date was announced six months ago in order to give enough time to the industry to be GST ready.
Reality Leigh Winner, a National Security Agency contractor with a top-secret clearance, became the first person to be jailed by the Trump administration after being accused of leaking classified information this week. "These funds will be able to assist with loss of wages, counseling from this traumatic experience and to be able to recover from this as Reality & her family rebuilds their lives", the account page, originated by Shirley Fink of Fairfax, Va., states .
The bodies were found by Navy divers yesterday, a day after it returned to the base in Yokosuka with the help of tug boats. The Navy didn't release the number of bodies found, pending notification of next of kin. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has sent a sympathy message to President Donald Trump over the fatal collision involving a U.S. Navy destroyer.
The Prime Minister has become the target of anger over her response to the disaster, which has left 58 people presumed dead. Cdr Cundy warned of the potential "terrible reality" that some people may never be identified due to the intensity of the fire.
President Donald Trump visited Scalise at the hospital Wednesday night and later said in a speech, "He's a great fighter and he's going to be OK, we hope". Rep. Steve Scalise is still in critical condition, but his health is improving, the Congressman's surgeon said two days after Scalise was shot at a practice for the Congressional Baseball Game.
UK Prime Minister Theresa May is barracked while she is bundled into her auto after London fire protesters turned angry. Her failure to win a majority has put May under pressure over her Brexit plans from inside and outside her party and has prompted complaints about her choice of partner due to the DUP's stance on social issues such as gay marriage and abortion.
The woman was allegedly abducted from Sohna in Gurgaon and dumped in Greater Noida after an eight-hour assault, which put the spotlight on the safety of women in national capital Delhi and areas surrounding it. Police said a passer-by apprised them of the incident. It remains unclear what route the alleged rapists took while driving from Sohna to Greater Noida .
The results can be accessed on BSEB's official website biharboard.ac.in after the results have been declared. Select your class Matric or 10th to check the results. The results for Class 10 board examinations are expected to be a better. "The students' handwriting and their practical knowledge were also tested by the board's official".
Four migrants were rescued by Libyan fishermen, IOM spokesman Flavio Di Giacomo said on Twitter. The four survivors - two Sudanese and two Nigerian nationals - were picked up by Libyan fisherman who handed them over to another migrant boat making the risky Mediterranean Sea crossing.
The former Northern Ireland First Minister said her meeting with Mr Varadkar was very good and that she was looking forward to a very positive relationship with the Irish premier. The two dominant parties in Northern Ireland, Sinn Fein and the DUP, both have terrorist origins and once killed each other. THE DUP are living in a "fool's paradise" if they believe there can be a return to the power-sharing institutions without committing to a rights-based approach to government, Sinn Féin's ...
May's letter triggering the so called Article 50 exit procedure is still the most detailed document on the UK's intention. German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel told Sunday's Welt am Sonntag newspaper that "maybe there is now a chance to achieve a so-called " soft Brexit .'" But he said staying in the European Union single market would require Britain to accept European Union workers" freedom of movement.
The scene is just metres from the main railway line linking London with Edinburgh, the main Arsenal Football Club shop and what was the Rainbow Theatre, considered the prestige London concert venue in the 1960s and 1970s. Additional officers were deployed, including armed officers, and were at the scene within ten minutes . "Officers were in the immediate vicinity as the attack unfolded and responded within one minute".
The family of a San Diego sailor who died in the collision between a Navy destroyer and a container ship off the coast of Japan said Monday he was an "adventurous young man" proud to be a part of his crew and of service to his country. "I ask all of you to keep the affected families in your thoughts and prayers, and respect their privacy as we work to get them the answers they deserve regarding their loved ones".
In reply, India were all out for 158 runs in 30.3 overs. Pakistan has gained four points to move to 95 points as their wins over higher-ranked opponents in the tournament included the one in the final against India and an eight-wicket semi-final victory over England.
Uddhav dared his ally to announce mid-term polls and the Sena was prepared to meet the challenge. With the Sena realising how much the BJP needs it for July's presidential polls, the saffron party is pushing for a hard bargain. Shah said the Modi government brought an end to politics of appeasement and dynastic rule. In an embarrassment for the ruling BJP, its ally Shiv Sena has virtually joined ranks with the state opposition parties demanding complete loan waiver for farmers and on ...
EU Commissioner for Internal Market and Services Michel Barnier (R) and the governor of the Bank of Finland, Erkki Liikanen, at a press conference in Brussels , Oct. While denying they want to punish their neighbor, European Union officials have warned Britain off trying to "cherry pick" the benefits of membership and said it will be left worse off outside the bloc than inside.
Defense Minister Harjit Sajjan said today the budget will grow by 70 per cent to reach USD 32.7 billion Canadian (USD 24.1 billion) in a decade. Ottawa unveiled a new defence policy on Wednesday that aims to grow Canada's military to keep up with commitments to allies and ensure Canadians are protected from threats both domestic and overseas.
After touring the wrecked and fire-blackened apartment block and ordering an inquiry, May returned to talks to try to seal a deal with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party ( DUP ) to secure the backing of their 10 lawmakers in parliament to help her pass laws and govern as Britain starts talks to leave the EU.
Russian Federation not only threw the usual diplomatic jabs by stating that the United States was violating Syrian sovereignty and breaking worldwide (which is ironic given Russia's less than legal annexation of Crimea), but also halted communication with the United States meant to prevent conflicts of air space.
He backs many flashpoint Democratic causes, including Obamacare, though he has tried to cast his message in a centrist light. Despite Trump's favorables being underwater, the president weighed in to express support for Handel , most recently in a social media post Monday.
The paramilitary force warned Islamic State militants and their "regional and global supporters" that similar retaliatory attacks would target them as well if another assault in Iran occurs. According to the Times of Israel , citing Israeli intelligence sources , the missile was the Shahab-3 , which is based on the North Korean Nodong-1 missile.
Six medium-range ballistic missiles were launched on the extremist group's bases in Dayr al-Zawr and according to spokesman Bahram Qassemi of the foreign ministry, they were "fatal blows" which served as "just a wake-up warning to those who still can not or have not managed to decently comprehend the realities of the region and their own limits".
The oldest and most prominent ally of the BJP, Thackeray told Shah on Sunday that his party would take a decision only after the BJP's Presidential nominee was named. " Amit Shah and his party's eyes are on mid-term polls in Maharashtra". The Sena chief also attacked the BJP leaders for frequently speculating about mid-term polls in Maharashtra.
Many of those who died burnt in their cars as they fled. "The last thing I told my parents was that I was dying", a resident said. A burnt-out auto sat outside partly destroyed and abandoned houses, while a few metres away police in face masks surrounded the corpse of a man hidden under a white sheet.
However, the decision did not go down well with some of the political parties with Congress alleging that the announcement was made without taking the grand old party into confidence while BJP's ally Shev Sena termed it a political move to lure vote bank.
President Trump's recent giant military contracts which Persian Gulf monarchies raise the risk of a new spiral in arms sales", Gabriel warned in an interview with the Handelsblatt daily to appear on Wednesday. "Part of Russia's activity is to drive a wedge between the US and our allies, writ large", said CBS News security contributor Frank Cilluffo, adding that the USA can not let the incident undermine its relationship with Qatar , which hosts the largest American military base in the Middle ...
Speaking to media outside the West London building site, Metropolitan Police Commander Stuart Cundy said, "The fire was truly horrific". The horrific fire early Wednesday morning has put increased pressure on Prime Minister Theresa May and her senior ministers at a time when her authority has been weakened by an election that saw her Conservative Party lost its majority in Parliament.
Dundee figureheads address the crowd following the minute's silence for Grenfell Tower victims. The Circle Line is also closed partly due to the fire and partly because of planned engineering work. I absolutely get why they're angry", Green said. But a spokeswoman for the Prime Minister said: "We don't support proposals to seize private property".
Police are carrying out searches at an address in the Cardiff area. London police chief Cressida Dick said the incident was "quite clearly an attack on Muslims " and promised a stepped-up police presence near mosques as the holy month of Ramadan draws to a close.