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World Media Theresa May's top advisers resign after UK election shock
Author: 0 Theresa May's top advisers resign after UK election shock

When she became prime minister, May brought the two loyal aides with her from the Home Office, which she had run for six years. Last December, Hill also told senior Conservative lawmaker Nicky Morgan to keep away from Downing Street after criticising the premier for her expensive leather pants.

Author: 0 Protestors ask Theresa May to resign

The Conservative party have struck a deal with the Democratic Unionist Party in a bid to keep Theresa May's party in power. The heroine of the Conservative campaign, Scottish leader Ruth Davidson, signalled her opposition by tweeting a link to a same-sex marriage lecture she gave previous year.

Author: 0 Perfect 10: Nadal routs Wawrinka for record 10th French Open

With the win, Nadal extended his head-to-head lead over Wawrinka to a stellar 16-3, and improves to a flawless 10-0 in French finals. This story was first published on CNN.com, " Rafael Nadal wins historic 10th French Open title ". Nadal was beaten in all three of those showpieces, but he gained vengeance by denying the Serbian in his first attempt to complete a career Grand Slam.

World Media SC permits CBSE to declare NEET 2017 results
Author: 0 SC permits CBSE to declare NEET 2017 results

While the National-Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test is making news on a daily basis of late, thanks to the delay in results , the Central government has proposed NEET-like exams to recruit judges for lower courts. The apex court, however, said that declaration of result, subsequent counselling and admission will be subject to its decision on the matter pending before it.

Author: 0 Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee

But: "I think there's absolutely evidence to begin a case". In sworn testimony to the Senate on Thursday, Comey painted Trump as untrustworthy and admitted he asked a "friend", identified as a Columbia University law professor, to release a memo of his conversations with the president to the press.

World Media Under pressure govt waives off farm loans
Author: 0 Under pressure govt waives off farm loans

Though happy with the State Government's decision, a circumspect Swabhimani Sehtkari Sanghatana (SSS) MP and farmer leader Raju Shetti said if the Fadnavis Government did not implement its loan waiver decision by July 25, the farmers would resort to a more intense agitation from July 26.

Author: 0 Rahul Gandhi detained trying to defy ban orders in Madhya Pradesh

Gandhi entered Madhya Pradesh by auto from Rajasthan in a cavalcade of Congress leaders and activists. "We will try and meet them near the Rajasthan-Madhya Pradesh border", she said. The government has also suspended two top district officials. Widespread violence , including several incidents of arson, have been reported from western Madhya Pradesh, especially in Mandsaur and Dewas districts, during the week- long farmers' agitation in the state over loan waiver and better price for ...

Author: 0 UAE ruling family member: Qatar now questioning its leaders

Arab states could impose an embargo on Qatar if it does not change course regarding its support of "extremism" and "destructive policies" in the region, United Arab Emirates Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said on Wednesday.

Author: 0 British PM May fights for survival ahead of Brexit talks

The DUP may provide the missing votes. Labour has already indicated it wants to form a minority government . "We will continue to work with our friends and allies in the Democratic Unionist Party in particular", May said on Friday outside her official Downing Street residence in London .

Author: 0 Trump says US is committed to mutual support of NATO allies

He also created alarm by not endorsing the alliance's mutual defense clause during a summit last month. "I am not hinting at anything". "I'd be glad to tell him exactly what I just told you", Trump said. While Trump's staunchest supporters have tried to paint Comey's testimony as vindication for the president, few Republicans who don't work for Trump stepped in to defend the president's version of his contacts with Comey.

World Media Trump calls Comey a liar
Author: 0 Trump calls Comey a liar

Pundits and legal experts were divided on whether Trump's actions rose to the level of obstruction of justice, a potentially impeachable offense, while Comey said that decision was now in the hands of the special prosecutor, former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief Robert Mueller .

Author: 0 What leaving the Paris climate deal means for business

Hawaii is one of 10 states thus far to announce they will adhere to the Paris agreement despite Trump backing out of the deal negotiated by his predecessor Barack Obama and leaders from more than 190 countries. "House Republicans are focused on North Carolina's energy future and the best interests of our citizens ... by moving legislation that has broad support from renewable power developers, utilities, and ratepayer protection groups alike", said Joseph Kyzer, a spokesman for NC House ...

World Media London Bridge attacker tried to rent larger truck
Author: 0 London Bridge attacker tried to rent larger truck

The truck which the assailants wanted to hire was similar to the one used in Nice attack in France past year, which killed more than 80 people. They tried to hire a seven-and-a-half tonne lorry to carry out their attack but failed to provide payment details and the vehicle was not picked up, prompting them to use a smaller van from a DIY store instead, the report said.

Author: 0 May to head minority government with DUP support

That means the DUP will back the government on key votes, but it's not a coalition government or a broader pact. DUP leader Arlene Foster has said in the past "no-one wants to see a "hard" Brexit, what we want to see is a workable plan to leave the European Union".

Author: 0 Afghan soldier kills 2 US soldiers

ISIS Khorasan is an affiliate of the Islamic State's core network in Syria and Iraq . The so-called " friendly fire " incident occurred overnight, during a raid in Afghanistan's restive Helmand province, the us military command in Kabul said in a statement.

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

His statement said "I get the sense from Twitter that my line of questioning today went over people's heads". "Obviously she was a candidate for president so she was clearly involved in this whole situation". McCain said he was trying to see if Comey would apply the same approach in the case of his conversations with President Trump , and make a public determination into whether President Trump's conversations with Comey constituted obstruction of justice.

World Media United States forces helping Philippines to retake city from IS
Author: 0 United States forces helping Philippines to retake city from IS

A US P3 Orion surveillance plane was seen flying over the town on Friday, but there has been no evidence that the United States has put troops on the ground there. "They also used civilians as human shields.We are very precise in our operations to avoid collateral damage", he said. Also embroiled in the fighting are 40 foreigners, predominantly from nearby Indonesia and Malaysia.

World Media Tulsa police fatally shoot mentally ill man
Author: 0 Tulsa police fatally shoot mentally ill man

Barre traveled south to the Super Food gas station at 46th Street North and Martin Luther King Boulevard. Police had earlier confronted Joshua Barre at his home, according to Leland Ashley, public information officer for the Tulsa Police Department.

World Media What the Kansas tax hike means for taxpayers
Author: 0 What the Kansas tax hike means for taxpayers

The House voted 88-31 Tuesday night to overturn Brownback's veto. Then came the threats of override from a once-loyal state Legislature. It would raise $1.2 billion over two years by increasing income tax rates and ending an exemption for 330,000 plus farmers and business owners.

Author: 0 UAE seeking 'change of policy, not regime' in Qatar

Saudi Arabia said it was cutting ties due to Qatar's "embrace of various terrorist and sectarian groups aimed at destabilizing the region", including the Muslim Brotherhood, al-Qaida, the Islamic State group and militants supported by Iran in the kingdom's restive Eastern Province.

Author: 0 Daniel Webster applauds passage of bill that would reverse Dodd-Frank regulations

Nonetheless, it opens the door to rescinding or revamping numerous financial industry regulations instituted in the wake of the 2008-2009 financial crisis. Rep. Maxine Waters, D-California, ranking member of the financial services committee , called the CHOICE Act "one of the worst bills I have seen in my time in Congress" and "a vehicle for Donald Trump's agenda to deregulate and help out Wall Street ".

Author: 0 A look at what a hung Parliament means for Britain

Having started her term by promising no snap elections , May U-turned in April and announced snap elections while refusing to engage in a public debate with any of the opposition parties. Experts say one reason Jeremy Corbyn , who heads the Labour Party , did so well in this election is because Labour , which did not support Brexit , publicly accepted the move nonetheless.

Author: 0 British Prime Minister Vows to Carry on Despite Election Losses

After visiting Queen Elizabeth II on Friday, a part of electoral procedure, May announced she would try to form a minority government supported by the Democratic Unionist Party , or DUP , from Northern Ireland. Brexit negotiations will be more hard for British Prime Minister Theresa May following the general election results, a think-tank expert said Friday.

World Media McCain says his confusing questions to Comey resulted from tiredness
Author: 0 McCain says his confusing questions to Comey resulted from tiredness

Comey has offered to have the Federal Bureau of Investigation deliver his written account of his phone calls and meetings with President Trump made available to the committee, and if there are recordings, which the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director did not make, but does not know if Trump recorded their meetings, he was more than willing to have the committee hear them because he felt it would validate everything he has said .

Author: 0 UK exit poll: Conservatives may fall short of majority

This means that not only does her party have less seats in government than when she went into the election but Conservatives do not have enough seats to vote through new laws without being defeated by their opponents. But after a weak campaign, and resurging support for Labour from younger voters, she now faces weakened or lost power. May's Conservative Party won 318 seats in the House of Commons , the UK's lower chamber of parliament, landing seven seats short of a majority.

Author: 0 UAE bans expressions of sympathy towards Qatar

Arab states have no right to "blockade" Qatar , the country's top diplomat said Thursday, insisting the campaign by Saudi Arabia and its allies to isolate the tiny, energy-rich nation is based on "false and fabricated news". CNN reported on Tuesday that U.S. officials believed Russian hackers were behind the planting of the fake news. Although the Qatari emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, has delayed a speech to the country pending the mediation actions of Kuwait, Al-Marri said that ...

World Media Apple unveils 'the most powerful Mac we have ever made'
Author: 0 Apple unveils 'the most powerful Mac we have ever made'

But can the improvements under the bonnet justify the eye-popping prices? And it announced that iOS 11 will support peer-to-peer payments through a new feature called Pay Cash . But if you can work with those limitations, this is the best version of the 12-inch MacBook yet. For power-users, the MacBook Pro range has also had a facelift and a slight specs bump.

World Media Al Jazeera is undergoing 'systematic' hacking attempts
Author: 0 Al Jazeera is undergoing 'systematic' hacking attempts

About an hour later the Al Jazeera News website followed up by saying: "The websites and digital platforms of Al Jazeera Media Network are undergoing systematic and continual hacking attempts ". "We don't interfere in anybody's business, we just report", he told Reuters in his office at the network's headquarters in Qatar's capital. "All this talk about Jazeera interfering in other countries' affairs is nonsense".

World Media Canada to increase military spending 70 percent in 10 years
Author: 0 Canada to increase military spending 70 percent in 10 years

Regarding the complete replacement of Canada's fleet of CF-18s in the 2020s, the government now estimates that it will need to buy 88 new fighter jets to meet all global commitments. That's up from 1.2 percent now but still short of a North Atlantic Treaty Organization goal of 2 percent. "This policy is an ambitious yet realistic plan that outlines the Government of Canada's Defence priorities".

World Media Israel 'advances' plans for more settlement homes in West Bank
Author: 0 Israel 'advances' plans for more settlement homes in West Bank

Edelstein, one of the organizers of the event, said:"This is a touching tribute, which shows the deep friendship and excellent relationship between the US and Israel". Around 100 VIPs were invited to attend the live event in Israel. "As I grew up in this city, there were places we couldn't walk, because there were snipers on the walls, and they shot, occasionally, Israelis".