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Author: 0 Majority Of Conservatives Want May To Resign As Prime Minister

File image of Britain's opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn. So what now for British politics and for the Brexit talks commencing in less than a week? The Yomiuri Shimbun Theresa May's gamble has failed. Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson said the idea of a new independence referendum "is dead". Britain voted to leave the European Union in a June 2016 referendum.

Global Police dashcam footage shows Tiger Woods arrest in Florida
Author: 0 Police dashcam footage shows Tiger Woods arrest in Florida

Tiger Woods is one of the greatest athletes in the history of our country, but this week the pro golfer experienced one of the worst moments of his life. The next instruction from the officer was to place his hands behind his back as they cuffed him and told him he was being arrested . He told the officers he had not been drinking, and two breath tests at the jail registered a 0.0.

Global Sanders 'delighted' by Corbyn's strong result in United Kingdom election
Author: 0 Sanders 'delighted' by Corbyn's strong result in United Kingdom election

This week's election left the Conservatives several seats short of a majority in Parliament, so they are seeking a deal with the Northern Ireland-based DUP, which won 10 seats. May said Barwell would help her "reflect on the election and why it did not deliver the result I hoped for". Hill's departure was announced soon after by a Conservative party spokesperson as the news of Timothy's resignation went public.

Global Modi to meet Trump for first time this month
Author: 0 Modi to meet Trump for first time this month

The two world leaders will look to enhance bilateral ties. Considering the multilateral nature of the world today, PM Modi should discuss about defence and geo-strategic tie-ups, particularly in Asia, with the US President. under the agreement - a charge New Delhi denied. The Trump administration is also looking to put a cap on the H1-B work visa, there by putting thousands of Indian engineers at risk of losing their jobs.

Author: 0 Congress to relaunch 'National Herald' today

Vice-President Hamid Ansari and Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi were present at the event at Ambedkar Bhavan where "India at Crossroads: 70 years of Independence" was released. Stating that unemployment has put the country in a very alarming state of vulnerability, Gandhi accused the Prime Minister and his party of using the anxieties and fears of people to spread anger and hatred.

Author: 0 Explainer: what a hung parliament means for Britain

Against a backdrop of protests and unease within the Conservative party , which now reportedly includes 19 LBGTQ Tories , Fallon distanced himself from the DUP's socially conservative stance, which includes blocking same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland and fighting extensions to abortion rights.

Author: 0 Outsiders make good as 'Dear Evan Hansen' wins big at Tonys

Spacey was named as Tony host after several other celebrities turned the job down. Dark horse musical " Come from Away ", set in tiny Gander, Newfoundland where dozens of jets were forced to land after the September 11, 2001 attacks on NY and Washington D.C., stranding thousands who were taken in by the locals, has been packing houses and gaining momentum in the Tonys race.

Author: 0 UK prime minister insists she is staying put

The threat of a leadership challenge from inside her own party hangs over her head - a threat vividly underlined Sunday when her former colleague-turned-nemesis George Osborne labeled her a "dead woman walking". He acknowledged that the government would be unable to get numerous measures promised in its election platform through Parliament . And in a phone call with the German Chancellor Angela Merkel, the PM attempted to show it is business as usual by confirming she will start Brexit ...

Author: 0 British PM Theresa May says she has no intention of resigning

May appeared isolated after her two closest aides resigned, paying the price for a disastrous electoral performance that cost the prime minister her majority. Downing Street said May's new chief of staff would be Gavin Barwell, a Conservative lawmaker who lost his seat on Thursday and has experience working as a party enforcer in parliament.

Author: 0 Forza Motorsport 7 Is Coming To Xbox This Year

It also sounds like Turn 10 will be making an esports push with Forza 7 , in partnership with Porsche . Thus far, the footage looks very impressive, really representing the thrill of racing across a number of circuits, including casual and Formula-based races.

Global Indefinite 'bandh' called in Darjeeling, tourists forced to leave
Author: 0 Indefinite 'bandh' called in Darjeeling, tourists forced to leave

Asking all employees to report for duty regularly, the state government made it clear no leave will be granted till the strike is withdrawn. Everything is normal and people have already started arriving at offices. "We want central intervention". They also plan to reach out to Prime Minister Narendra Modi about "all the atrocities". However, several hotels remained shut due to apprehension of violence.

Global Trump Threatens Germany with Global Trade War in Twitter Tantrum
Author: 0 Trump Threatens Germany with Global Trade War in Twitter Tantrum

Some analysts dubbed their remarks as "a turning point" of German-U.S. relationship, saying Merkel clearly wants to distance Germany from U.S. government led by president Trump . Merkel, for instance, announced last spring that she wanted to increase Germany's annual defence budget by $27bn over the next three years. "The president is getting results and more countries are stepping up their burden sharing".

Global Prime Minister's Seat: Theresa May battles for survival
Author: 0 Prime Minister's Seat: Theresa May battles for survival

The DUP is a socially conservative group that opposes abortion and same-sex marriage and had links to Protestant paramilitary groups during Ireland's sectarian "Troubles". But a dismal campaign has left the Prime Minister fending off a mutiny in her own party. Conservative MPs are publicly airing their anger, some calling for her ouster and others demanding radical change in her style of leadership.

Global Lehigh commits to upholding Paris climate agreement
Author: 0 Lehigh commits to upholding Paris climate agreement

President Donald Trump announced last week the US will withdraw from the agreement. Seven in ten reportedly support staying in the Paris agreement , while a Reuters/Ipsos poll released this week showed that 68% of Americans believe the United States should take "aggressive action" to fight climate change.

Author: 0 Kimball 1st IndyCar pole comes with record run at Texas

Pagenaud (313) is second, Sato third, Helio Castroneves fourth and Power fifth (286). Power won the race off pit road followed by Dixon, Sato and Pagenaud. Hinchcliffe made contact with Kanaan, then with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports teammate Mikhail Aleshin , who was running up high to make it three wide.

Author: 0 Watch Microsoft's Xbox E3 Live Stream Here!

The new 4K box will be able to play games in native 4K on 4K displays with HDR, but only supports HDMI 2.0. According to a report the console will also be immediately compatible with all existing Xbox One games, which is another point that will play well with the fans.

Global Daniel Berger makes it back-to-back St Jude Classic titles
Author: 0 Daniel Berger makes it back-to-back St Jude Classic titles

Open. And from that point on, Berger put together a stellar day on a firm, fast, challenging course at TPC Southwind, shooting a 4-under 66 to erase a three-shot deficit and beat South African Charl Schwartzel and South Korean Whee Kim by one stroke.

Global Gulf countries assure India of welfare of diaspora amid Qatar crisis
Author: 0 Gulf countries assure India of welfare of diaspora amid Qatar crisis

Sheikh Mohammed said Qatar could survive "forever", adding that it respected global agreements and would continue supplying liquefied natural gas to the UAE . Asked if Qatar could say anything to reassure its Gulf opponents, Ghobas replied: "It is true it will be hard in the long run if they agree to sign another document and then decide to drag it out for many months or years and to continue to fund extremist groups".

Global United States showing signs of unleashing 'nuclear war': North Korea
Author: 0 United States showing signs of unleashing 'nuclear war': North Korea

The defense chief spoke directly to concerns that the United States might grant concessions to China to ensure its cooperation on North Korea , saying the issue was not "binary" and that the U.S. President Trump called the North Korean attempts to gain a nuclear arsenal an imminent threat to the United States and has repeatedly called on the north's biggest ally to do more to stop their nuclear testing.

Global Attorney General Session next up for Capitol Hill scrutiny
Author: 0 Attorney General Session next up for Capitol Hill scrutiny

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has agreed to appear before the Senate Intelligence committee . If you go back to Comey's testimony of last week, he was asked why the Federal Bureau of Investigation leadership had not briefed Sessions on some of the conversations that Comey had with President Trump .

Global Landing Starring Roles At 50, Salma Hayek Enjoys 'Proving Everyone Wrong'
Author: 0 Landing Starring Roles At 50, Salma Hayek Enjoys 'Proving Everyone Wrong'

According to the Mexican-born beauty, the TV personality's courtship began when she let out a cold shiver at an event - which she was attending with her boyfriend at the time. She says, "So the phone rings in my trailer, which it has never done before". Shortly afterward, more than a million people signed a petition urging her to rescind the offer.

Global Iran sends five planes full of supplies to Qatar amid blockade
Author: 0 Iran sends five planes full of supplies to Qatar amid blockade

Mohammed al-Sada said in a statement: "circumstances in the region shall not prevent the state of Qatar from honouring its global commitment of cutting its oil production". Iranians officials said on Sunday that tonnes of vegetables had been sent from Iran to Qatar since the measures were taken against it. Iran Air spokesman Shahrokh Noushabadi said that some 90 tons of food items such as fruit and vegetables were sent to Doha by five planes.

Global Wonder Woman Repeats Victory, The Mummy Misfires
Author: 0 Wonder Woman Repeats Victory, The Mummy Misfires

The final two films in this week's top ten include the latest entry to the Alien saga, Alien: Covenant with $1.8 million (bring its four-week total to an underwhelming $71.2 million) and Everything, Everything which brought in an additional $1.6 million to boost its four-week total to $31.7 million.

Author: 0 May to form government with DUP backing, finalises cabinet

Any concessions on these points are likely to antagonise the nationalist republican Sinn Fein, with whom the DUP shared power before their government collapsed earlier this year amid a breakdown in trust. A few hours after the two stepped down, May named former Housing Minister Gavin Barwell, who lost his seat in Thursday's election, as her new chief of staff.

Author: 0 Merkel mustering G20 support on climate ahead of July summit

Numerous biggest names in German manufacturing have factories in both Mexico and the United States, including carmakers such as Volkswagen, BMW and Daimler. With Germany set to host next month's G20 summit, Merkel said Mexico and the European Union nation can help promote shared interests on the global stage.

Author: 0 Hamilton wins in Canada for sixth time

Hamilton successfully tamed the Mercedes "diva" to secure a lights-to-flag victory on a near-perfect weekend for the world champions as they regained the lead of the Constructors' Championship and Hamilton reduced Sebastian Vettel's title lead to just 12 points.

Global Iran forces kill mastermind of twin attacks
Author: 0 Iran forces kill mastermind of twin attacks

The almost simultaneous attacks claimed 12 lives and injured 42 people when a combination of suicide bombers and gunmen stormed Iran's parliament and the shrine of the "father of the 1979 revolution", Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini . Security was tightened around the country to prevent other possible plots. In the video , reported by United States jihadi monitoring service SITE Intelligence, five masked supporters of the group said that it would target Iran's Shia majority after which ...

Author: 0 Thousands mourn Tehran attack victims, chant "Death to Saudi"

A day after the twin terrorist attacks in Tehran, Iranian state media said the death toll has risen to 17 and Iran's foreign minister denounced the official White House response as "repugnant". In the entire year to March 2017 "we dismantled 45 cells, while in the past two-and-a-half months alone we have dismantled more than 25 terrorist cells", he said.

Author: 0 President did right thing in withdrawing from agreement

When the United Nations added the numbers up, the world was still heading for plus 2.7 degrees. It remains to be seen, however, whether the states and cities will make real pledges that go beyond political statements . Earlier this month, American Lung Association President Harold P. Wimmer said that climate change was already harming the health of people in the United States and worldwide through degraded air quality, heat waves, droughts, extreme storms and disease outbreaks.

Author: 0 USA gives Philippines weapons to combat militants

The jihadis gleefully topple crucifixes, stamp on posters of Pope Francis and destroy effigies in the church, believed to be located in the city of Marawi , southern Philippines. The death toll since Tuesday last week has risen to almost 100, which includes 16 civilians, 61 militants, 11 soldiers and four police officers, Fox News reported , citing The Associated Press.

Global Select list of winners of the 2017 Tony Awards
Author: 0 Select list of winners of the 2017 Tony Awards

Evan Hansen is a high school student with social anxiety disorder who becomes involved in the events following a classmate's death. "To all young people watching at home, don't waste any time trying to be like anybody else", he said, "because the things that make you odd are the things that make you powerful".

Author: 0 Talking to the Taliban: negotiations restart in Kabul

Another 15 were wounded in the bombing which took place outside a mosque in the western city. As it got under way a rocket struck a tennis court in the Indian diplomatic compound. The Taliban have refused to negotiate with the government until all foreign forces leave, and still refer to themselves as a government in exile, angering authorities in Kabul .

Author: 0 Russia, US Willing to Help Settle Qatar Dispute

The government of Qatar has hired John Ashcroft, the US attorney general during the September 11 attacks, as it seeks to rebut accusations from US President Donald Trump and its Arab neighbors that it supports terrorism. Five Iranian planes filled with food have landed at Doha airport as the blockade against Qatar by Saudi Arabia and other Gulf countries starts to bite.

Global Doubts over Theresa May's grip on power as DUP talks continue
Author: 0 Doubts over Theresa May's grip on power as DUP talks continue

The moves buy May a temporary reprieve. "I have no doubt at all that Theresa May will continue to serve and work hard as Prime Minister - and do it brilliantly". May had called the election to build upon her majority; instead, the party lost it. After the backlash from her MPs Mrs May left Downing Street by the back door.

Author: 0 United States dispatches forces to help regain Marawi

The Filipino president did not comment on allegations that Philippines military officials bypassed his authority to request assistance from US Special Forces, instead remarking that, "our soldiers are pro-American, that I can not deny". Duterte's comments follow a 14-hour battle Friday that killed 13 Philippines military personnel and left 40 wounded, the heaviest losses sustained so far in operations to retake the city occupied by ISIS-affiliated militants.

Global Who won what at the Tony Awards?
Author: 0 Who won what at the Tony Awards?

Here's a gallery of images from inside Radio City Music Hall. Best leading actress in a musical: Bette Midler , Hello, Dolly! Two-time Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey hosted the star-studded 71st annual edition of the biggest night on Broadway, the equivalent of the Academy Awards for USA theater .

Author: 0 Ukip's stand-in leader warns Theresa May: Don't water down Brexit objectives

But after a poor campaign and an unexpectedly stiff challenge from Labour , her plan went disastrously wrong, leaving her unable to form a sustainable government without DUP support. "It's an issue very close to my heart and one that I wanted categoric assurances from the prime minister on, and I received (them)", said Davidson, who is engaged to be married to her female partner.

Author: 0 United Kingdom prime minister insists she is staying put

He said there was a "possibility" of voting down the Queen's Speech and Labour were going to "push all the way" to achieve that. The election result will provide the Labour Party, especially its leader Jeremy Corbyn, with a shot in the arm.

Author: 0 British PM warned over risk to Irish peace of government deal

Meanwhile, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn , fresh from his party's strong showing, continues to put pressure on the weakened Conservatives . Former minister Anna Soubry said Mrs May should "consider her position" after a "dreadful campaign" while backbencher Heidi Allen suggested she could be out within a matter of months, depending on the Brexit negotiations.

Global Qatar crisis issue may turn to global problem: Turkish PM
Author: 0 Qatar crisis issue may turn to global problem: Turkish PM

In a wide-ranging interview Thursday with the AP, Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani repeatedly denied that his country funded extremists and he rejected the idea of shutting down its Al-Jazeera satellite news network, something suggested as a demand of the Arab nations.

Global May Vows to Stay on for Brexit After Forging a Loose Alliance
Author: 0 May Vows to Stay on for Brexit After Forging a Loose Alliance

May had unexpectedly called the snap election seven weeks ago, even though no vote was due until 2020. "I saw Jeremy Corbyn , he was out with the people and they were all coming". MALCOLM BRABANT: At Westminster, a demonstrator wearing a May mask laid flowers on a mock grave, amid rising calls for the prime minister to resign.

Author: 0 UK PM May agrees 'outline' power deal with DUP

The result has demolished May's political authority, and she has also lost her two top aides, sacrificed in a bid to save their leader from being toppled by a furious Conservative Party . And I started by asking him, how it is that Theresa May, who had been tremendously popular, fell so short? "But I would like to make clear that the freakish media reports about my own role in the policy's inclusion are wrong: it had been the subject of many months of work within Whitehall, and it was not ...

Author: 0 Sinn Fein maintains abstentionist stance as DUP puts out feelers to Tories

The Prime Minister's future hangs in the balance after election resulted in a hung parliament, forcing the Tories to seek the support of Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party to form a government. She said: "We'll wait to hear what the results actually are, but we are very pleased with the way in which people have reacted to the positive message of the campaign - it was about the Union, the importance of the Union, and unionists have really come out in their numbers".

Author: 0 SNP election win in Scotland would reinforce mandate for indyref2: Nicola Sturgeon

The Tory manifesto added further obstacles - saying there could be no vote until there is demonstrable "public consent" for it and only after the Brexit process had "played out". The IFS said the SNP planned "to go further than Labour in reversing planned benefit cuts - ending the cash-terms freeze to working-age benefits and revoking restrictions on tax credits and universal credit to the first two children in a family, for instance".

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