Talks Ongoing With UK PM Theresa May's Conservatives: Democratic Unionist Party

A stream of senior lawmakers entered May's 10 Downing St. office Sunday afternoon, to learn what roles they had been given in government. The outcome shocked the party, which had expected a big victory. Ms Thornberry replied: "Yes, but what's clear... More..

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EU says time pressing hard to start Brexit talks

And it was May who had warned that European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker would discover she could be a "bloody hard woman" after details of a dinner attended by May, Juncker and the EU's top Brexit...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Donald Tusk warns Theresa May there is 'no time to lose'

Rather than establishing clarity, this shock election result has created a kind of chaos - and yet more uncertainty in terms of reaching a reasonable deal on Brexit. Bohuslav Sobotka said that too much time had...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Harry Kane cherishes 'special' England equaliser against Scotland

The questions around us centre on character, centre on the ability to withstand things that go against you and that is what we have to show. "It was like a middleweight fighting a heavyweight". " Slovakia aw...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

German police question 3 Britons after flight diverted

The three men continue to face questioning and police said they were investigating "on the suspicion of the preparation of a serious state-threatening violence". Passengers alerted the flight crew because the...More..

British PM In Crisis As Anti-Gay DUP Party Takes Center Stage
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

British PM In Crisis As Anti-Gay DUP Party Takes Center Stage

Theresa May was left eight seats short of an overall majority in the general election , while the DUP won 10 seats. The DUP won't be involved with jointly running a shared legislative program if it helps Ma...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

European Union chief calls on May to press ahead with Brexit talks

Chancellor Philip Hammond, meanwhile, is reported to have told the Prime Minister that she needed to put "jobs first" in negotiating a new deal with Brussels, in comments seen as a coded attack on her foc...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Uber moves to repair tainted image with 20 firings, 1 hiring

Bobbie Wilson , a partner at the global law firm, said the firings included both managers and lower-level workers, some of whom retaliated against employees after they complained about bad conduct. In February,...More..

Here's What an Amazon Exec Says About Apple's HomePod
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Here's What an Amazon Exec Says About Apple's HomePod

More than that, the company touched on how the HomePod will be a hub for HomeKit devices. At the company's annual developer conference next week, it is expected to add to those categories. It's a relatively...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

'When UK ready', Brexit talks should start: EU's Michel Barnier

That is why the European Union wants the talks to go smoothly. "Leaving aside that this is a disaster for the Tories and that no one knows what comes next, we need a functioning government that can negotiate ...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

May 'sorry' for election result which cost Tory MPs their seats

The result - flagged by some analysts as the worst possible election outcome due to uncertainty - saw the pound fall as much as 2.5 percent to $1.2636 in early European trade. Responses to the election from ...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Shock UK exit poll suggests Britain's May fails to win majority

May, however, insisted her party was still in pole position to lead, despite falling short by eight seats, CNN reports . Corbyn said the result means "politics has changed" and voters have rejected Conse...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Mladenovic defeats reigning champion Muguruza at French Open

I understand. I just think that they. sometimes should be a little bit more respectful. Throw in the fact that world No. 1 Angelique Kerber , who beat Venus in the semifinals past year, is struggling, and it's...More..

Trump Calls on Qatar to Cease Funding Terror
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Trump Calls on Qatar to Cease Funding Terror

Foreign Office Spokesperson Nafees Zakaria stressed that "these false reports appear to be part of a malicious campaign aimed at creating misunderstanding between Pakistan and brotherly Muslim countries in the ...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

May reaches 'outline' power deal after election fiasco

Referring to the "strong relationship" she had with the DUP but giving little detail of how their arrangement might work, she said she meant to form a government which could "provide certainty and lead Britain...More..

Millenials may have given Theresa May rude shock in UK elections
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Millenials may have given Theresa May rude shock in UK elections

It is already being hailed as an historic political achievement, with Labour's 40 per cent share of the vote the party's highest since 2001 under Tony Blair. Northern Ireland voted against leaving Europe, and...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Mondi Plc (MNDI) Rating Reiterated by Credit Suisse Group AG

Credit Suisse's target would suggest a potential upside of 8.10% from the company's last stock close price. Therefore 25% are positive. 01/12/2016 - RPC Group had its "Buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Be...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Qatar, in regional crisis, hires former US attorney general

The strong expressions of support for Doha from Turkey - which has long had regional foreign policies in line with Qatar, including support for revolutions during the Arab spring in 2011 and warmer relation...More..

Erdoğan receives Bahraini FM in Istanbul, discuss Qatar row
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Erdoğan receives Bahraini FM in Istanbul, discuss Qatar row

A source at the official Middle East News Agency said that most prominent among those blocked sites were Aljazeera.net, al-Sharq, Masr al-Arabia, al-Shaab, HuffPost Arabi, Rassd, and Hamas Online. "The bloc...More..

SBI cuts interest rate on home loans
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

SBI cuts interest rate on home loans

This is not the first time that RBI governor spoke against the loan waiver issue. Mumbai , Jun 9 After raising Rs 15,000 crore through the largest-ever equity issuance in the country, State Bank of India t...More..

UK Snap Election Results
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

UK Snap Election Results

Ms May needs to shore up her position in parliament because the Queen's speech setting out the British government's programme is due on June 19th, with a highly significant vote on its content expected after ...More..

Scottish Tory leader 'given gay rights pledge from PM over DUP tie-up'
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Scottish Tory leader 'given gay rights pledge from PM over DUP tie-up'

Her remarks made clear that she is planning to form a minority government with backing from the DUP - rather than entering a formal coalition with the party. Conservative legislator Nigel Evans said the departu...More..

Philippine police questioning driver in casino attack probe
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Philippine police questioning driver in casino attack probe

Based upon reports such as these, the assumption was made by authorities that it could potentially be a planned terrorist attack. The incident occurred in the context of the Philippines dealing with escalat...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Vote Puts Diminished UK Leader in Brexit Talks

After calling a snap election in April in anticipation of a landslide, she ended up with an electoral train wreck, in which her Conservative Party actually lost its parliamentary majority. "I have the feeling, ...More..

Crude Slips Again After Shock Rise in US Inventories
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Crude Slips Again After Shock Rise in US Inventories

There are already doubts that the effort to curb production by nearly 1.8 million bpd is seriously denting crude exports. Oil prices fell to their lowest level in a month on Wednesday after commercial crude s...More..

Boris Johnson denies plot to topple UK PM Theresa May
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Boris Johnson denies plot to topple UK PM Theresa May

May told German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday she plans to start Brexit talks , as planned, in a couple of weeks. The DUP won 10 seats. PROPPING DUP THE TORIES Who are the Democratic Unionis...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

European Union ready for Brexit negotiations, says Merkel

The BBC reported May will seek to stay on. About 44 percent of British goods and services flow to the European Union tariff-free, but that link comes at the price of allowing free movement of European Union...More..

UK PM Theresa May strikes tentative deal with Northern Ireland party
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

UK PM Theresa May strikes tentative deal with Northern Ireland party

The winning party is the one with the most seats. Gavin Barwell, a former housing minister, replaces joint chiefs of staff Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill. I think probably before this election you could have ass...More..

Conservatives, DUP agree to 'confidence and supply' deal on government
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

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

And there were further reports that Ms Davidson is to defy Theresa May's plans for a hard Brexit and tear her Scottish party away from English control after the UK Tories' disastrous General Election re...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Kuwait says Qatar is 'willing' to hold dialogue

Qatar long has denied funding extremists. "So far five planes carrying perishable food items such as fruit and vegetables have been sent to Qatar", Iran Air spokesman Shahrokh Noushabadi said. A statement...More..