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Jun 12 2017

Prime Minister's Seat: Theresa May battles for survival

Another survey showed British business confidence has fallen sharply since last Thursday's inconclusive election, while figures showed British consumers cut their spendi...

Jun 12 2017

Trump claims 'total and complete vindication'

Former FBI Director James Comey accused the Trump administration Thursday of spreading "lies , plain and simple" about him and the FBI in the aftermath of his abrupt f...

Jun 12 2017

Backed forces announce 'great battle' to capture Syria's Raqqa from IS

At least 22 people were killed, including children, and more than 59 were wounded in a suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester on May 22. Turkey's Pri...

Jun 12 2017

Madhya Pradesh farmers' protest: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends peace fast

The district administration also said the Internet services in the district, which were suspended on June 5 after out break of violence, will be restored by Sunday mornin...

Jun 12 2017

Brokenshire not keen on Stormont mediator move amid DUP deal criticism

The Good Friday accords led to a power-sharing arrangement between nationalist, largely Catholic parties who want to join Ireland and the pro-British Protestant community...

Jun 12 2017

End of Israeli occupation would benefit both sides -UN right chief

Israel later withdrew from Gaza but lay a siege to it. The Old City of Jerusalem during the Six-Day War, June 1967, Getty Images. "It's the base for real negotiations f...

Jun 12 2017

Appears to confirm Comey's testimony on Flynn investigation

President Donald Trump briefly addressed former FBI Director James Comey's testimony in person for the first time, saying that he did not ask Comey to "let Flyn...

Jun 12 2017

DUP will use increased influence responsibly, Arlene Foster says

Labour won 262 seats on Thursday, up from the 232 secured by Ed Miliband in 2015, but the Conservatives remain the largest party in Parliament. "One can speculate abo...

Jun 12 2017

Brexit negotiations set to be delayed on UK election result

Never mind that she herself has offered few details about Brexit and what it will mean: May called this a "Brexit election", declared herself the "strong and stable" ca...

Jun 12 2017

Someone Just Hit a Giant Powerball Jackpot

Powerball spokesman Randy Miller says the location where the winning ticket was sold was not immediately available. Sun City is largely a retirement community about ...

Jun 12 2017

Britain's Brexit offer may change, Scottish Conservative leader says

But she dismissed claims she will break the Scottish Tory party away rom the United Kingdom following the election. Mundell has served for two years in the cabinet post...

Jun 12 2017

May seeks deal to cling to power in Britain

On 19 June the Queen opens the new parliament and announces the government's legislative programme. The prime minister's most prominent potential rival, Foreign Sec...

Jun 12 2017

United Kingdom general election kicks off: Here are some choicest picks

British Prime Minister Theresa May's two chiefs of staff have resigned in the wake of the Conservative Party's disastrous election result. "That's going to make it ha...

Jun 12 2017

Hawaii law aligns state with Paris climate pact

Trump's announcement that the United States would withdraw from the global accord drew ridicule from foreign leaders around the world and made the USA one of only thr...

Jun 12 2017

Centre committed to fast tracking of development in NE: Rajnath

Rajnath will review the security issues along the Indo-Myanmar border. Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, Kiren Rijiju and Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein ...

Jun 12 2017

Ireland's prime minister warns Theresa May over making deal with DUP

He said no pact, no deal, no coalition. "To those locally who are complaining the loudest about our position of influence, I say to them that the time for unreasonable ...

Jun 12 2017

Police arrest 17th person in connection with Manchester terror attack

Police investigating last week's bombing in Manchester, England, said they have found a auto that might be "significant" in the case, the BBC reported Friday. CCTV images...

Jun 12 2017

Russia, US Willing to Help Settle Qatar Dispute

Trump last week waded into the worst Gulf Arab rift in years and praised the pressure on Qatar , which Saudi Arabia , the UAE and Bahrain accuse of supporting Ira...

Jun 12 2017

OPS Camp Dissolves Panel To Talk AIADMK Merger With EPS Faction

The former Tamil Nadu chief minister made the announcement at a meeting of party functionaries in Chennai . Panneerselvam had in more than one occasion demanded the ...

Jun 12 2017

British PM Theresa May seeks lifeline after bruising election result

The most senior ministers stayed in post, while May was forced to bring back into the Cabinet one of her long-term political foes, Michael Gove, to appease an angry Cons...