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by | June 11, 2017 | 14:34

The moves buy May a temporary reprieve. The European Union , meanwhile, is showing little sympathy for May's plight to hold her government together and German Chancellor Angela Merkel said there was no reason to give the country a grace period to begin negotiations.

by | June 11, 2017 | 13:25

In a contradictory approach, Trump had used social media site Twitter on Tuesday to praise Saudi Arabia's decision to sever ties with Qatar. "With over eight million Indian expatriates living and working in these countries, we have vital stakes in the regional peace and stability", the ministry said in a release.

by | June 11, 2017 | 12:29

London [U.K.], June 11 (ANI): The Democratic Unionists Party (DUP) has agreed to support the Conservatives on the basis of an agreement known as "confidence and supply". The Warwick & Leamington constituency is known as the "bellwether seat", as it often changes hands between Labour and the Conservative Party, usually swinging towards whichever party forms the new government.

by | June 11, 2017 | 12:30

May has signalled she will use her right as incumbent to make the first attempt to form a government , but it is unclear whether she will have the necessary support to do so. At the time of writing, 647 of the 650 seats have been declared and Conservative leader Theresa May has failed to win the 326 seats needed to form a bill to have its programme of proposed new laws passed in the Queen's Speech.

by | June 11, 2017 | 12:52

The deal with the DUP is on a " confidence and supply " basis, which means the party would lend its support to block no confidence votes and pass budgets. May's office had no immediate comment on the PA report. They were replaced by Gavin Barwell, a former housing minister who lost his seat in the election.

by | June 11, 2017 | 13:00

Another neighbor, Michael Mimbo, said he saw the van used in the attack near his home on Saturday, but didn't see who was behind the wheel. A London police spokesman said: "We haven't released anything at the moment, nor are we confirming anything but as soon as we are ready to name him, it will be on our website".

by | June 11, 2017 | 12:18

Qatar hosts roughly 10,000 USA troops and serves as a major staging base for the US military's Mideast operations. Trump's demand that there be "no more funding" by Qatar for extremists groups contradicted the message delivered Friday by Tillerson, who had urged Qatar's neighbors to ease their blockade while calling for "calm and thoughtful dialogue".

by | June 11, 2017 | 13:49

In past attacks , Egypt had usually identified local jihadists as the perpetrators. The ISIS terror group has claimed responsibility for the attack the Coptic Christians , the second major attack on Egypt's minority community in almost two months.

by | June 11, 2017 | 12:17

Writing on the Conservative Home website, Timothy said: "I take responsibility for my part in this election campaign , which was the oversight of our policy programme". Mrs May lost her Commons majority after her decision to call a snap General Election backfired, but hopes to receive support from the 10 DUP MPs.

by | June 11, 2017 | 13:45

Trump , in his first press conference since Comey's congressional testimony on Thursday, also reiterated that he felt vindicated by what was said. The former FBI director testified that he was confused by Lynch's instructions in 2015 to call the Hillary Clinton email inquiry a " matter " not an "investigation".

by | June 11, 2017 | 12:57

The group organizing the rallies , ACT for America , claims Shariah "is incompatible with Western democracy and the freedoms it affords". Scholars and others say the protesters are stoking unfounded fears and promoting a distorted and prejudiced view of the religion.

by | June 11, 2017 | 13:24

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. Ruth Davidson, out-lesbian leader of the Scottish Conservative Party warned May to keep the DUP in line. He said the Conservative election manifesto - which Hill and Timothy were key in drafting - was "a full assault on the core Tory voters, who are senior citizens".

by | June 11, 2017 | 12:48

Iranians mourn during the funeral of the victims of the attacks on Tehran's parliament complex and the shrine of revolutionary leader Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini , in the capital Tehran on June 9, 2017. On Thursday, Iran's Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavai , said the country was investigating whether Saudi Arabia had a role Wednesday's attacks.

by | June 11, 2017 | 13:08

The ministry of public health officials said at least 80 people were killed and over 350 others were wounded in the attack. "For now, their supporters need them to be in fight with the Afghan government", he said. Afghanistan's war, the longest ever involving US troops, has shown no sign of letting up and the introduction into the battle of an Islamic State affiliate has made the country only more volatile.

by | June 11, 2017 | 11:55

May announced the party would try to work with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party , an alliance that is fraught with difficulties. The so called supply and confidence deal, aimed at keeping Prime Minister Theresa May in power at 10 Downing Street, came under immediate attack.

by | June 11, 2017 | 12:05

Several countries followed suit. A joint statement from the four countries said they sanctioned the groups and individuals because of "the continuous and ongoing violations of the authorities in Doha of Qatar's commitments and obligations".

by | June 11, 2017 | 12:01

The new trailer shows off never before seen locations for Kingdom Hearts III, the magic and combat systems, and brand new powers for Sora and crew. The trailer is in Japanese, and it doesn't say when the game is coming out. Looks great, and I can't wait to see what new world will premiere next month at D23. Today, Square Enix proved once again, that they will handle the development and promotion of their games in their own way.

by | June 11, 2017 | 13:04

House and Senate investigators fired off a series of requests after former FBI Director James Comey's testimony , seeking memos of his private discussions with President Donald Trump and any records the White House kept of their discussion.

by | June 11, 2017 | 13:00

President Donald Trump for his firing last month. It makes more sense to inquire about the loyalty of a person you do not know well because you are trying to evaluate his trustworthiness. But early on Friday morning, the president struck back. " I didn't say that ", Trump said at a joint press conference alongside the president of Romania.

by | June 11, 2017 | 11:47

The Tories needed 326 seats to win another majority but they fell short and must rely on the DUP to continue to rule. Sterling plunged against the dollar and the euro as the election result created even more uncertainty over the whole Brexit process.

by | June 11, 2017 | 12:59

Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani called the moves by Arab neighbours and others "clear violations of worldwide law and global humanitarian law."They will not have a positive impact on the region but a negative one", the minister said during a visit to Germany.Qatar has vowed to ride out the isolation imposed on it by fellow Arab states and said it would not compromise its sovereignty over foreign policy to resolve the region's biggest diplomatic crisis in years".

by | June 11, 2017 | 13:12

At least 13 people were killed in twin attacks on the government building and burial site of Iran's religious leader. "This is a message from the soldiers of Islamic State in Iran , soldiers of the first brigade of Islamic State in Iran which, God willing, won't be the last", the leader says.

by | June 11, 2017 | 12:49

A shock British election result that left no single party with a clear claim to power hit sterling on Friday and left the dollar on course for its best week in over a month, while world shares headed toward their first weekly fall since April.

by | June 11, 2017 | 13:18

The shooting took place a few hours after an American airstrike in southern Helmand Province accidentally killed two Afghan policemen. In a statement, the Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack, claiming the soldier was a Taliban infiltrator.

by | June 11, 2017 | 11:24

Police say Stair fired random shots inside the store before shooting himself in the head. This incident comes three days after a "disgruntled" Florida man returned to a business he was sacked from in April, shooting and killing five former coworkers, police said .

by | June 11, 2017 | 12:50

Earlier this week, Comey , who was sacked as FBI director by President Donald Trump gave evidence to the Senate intelligence committee , and said that he had been urged pledge loyalty to Trump and drop an investigation into another senior aide, national security adviser Michael Flynn.

by | June 11, 2017 | 11:44

Raqqa was one of the first cities taken by Islamic State in January 2014 during a lightning offensive in which vast swaths of Iraq and Syria were captured. He said USA -led coalition forces will continue to support the SDF in Raqqa, providing equipment, training, Intelligence and logistics as well as precision firepower.

by | June 11, 2017 | 11:33

The Conservative leader has been warned that her days are numbered after calling Thursday's vote three years early hoping to strengthen her hand going into Brexit negotiations with Brussels, only to lose her majority. "We would be able to speak freely if they weren't around, and if they were around, you don't speak". She accused the pair of "rude, abusive, childish behaviour" towards fellow staffers and cabinet members, and said they "measured success by how many enemies they had clocked ...

by | June 11, 2017 | 12:36

The president isn't ready to handle his own Twitter account and doesn't have the ability to grapple with the repercussions of what he says . Fifty-three percent of Republicans agree that the president tweets too much. Trump says the families have "had their lives completely upended by the disaster known as Obamacare". FOLKENFLIK: Trump has reportedly told aides he plans to live tweet tomorrow while James Comey testifies on Capitol Hill.

by | June 11, 2017 | 12:53

She also reiterated that she would seek a reciprocal agreement early in the talks on rights of European Union and British citizens, Downing Street said. Her party is deeply divided over what it wants from Brexit . May continued to organize her government on Saturday. I want to reaffirm my ongoing support for the Conservative Party and its principles.

by | June 11, 2017 | 11:40

But Scotland went looking for an equaliser, and Griffiths curled a strike inches wide before eventually finding the back of the net with his fine 87th-minute free kick to the left of a diving Joe Hart . He emphatically headed home in the 57th before sealing his hat trick with another penalty five minutes later. Denmark kept pace with Montengro in the race for second place as they beat 10-man Kazakhstan 3-1 in Almaty.

by | June 11, 2017 | 11:57

Although many polls showed young people saying they meant to vote, few final polls took them at their word (untested first time voters being notoriously unreliable). But until a new government is in place they can not go ahead, the EU's Budget commissioner said on Friday morning. May was attempting to form a working relationship with unionists from Northern Ireland to stay in power.

by | June 11, 2017 | 12:17

The bill had remained on the House Order of the Day awaiting concurrence but it was Democrats who pushed for the vote . That withdrawal follows similar exits across the Midwest in recent weeks, as insurers blame both the 2010 Affordable Care Act and Mr.

by | June 11, 2017 | 12:04

He says the elements of a resolution are available. Trump's comments came as Washington joins intensifying worldwide efforts to heal the worsening rift between the key Western Gulf allies, which has escalated into the region's worst diplomatic crisis in years .

by | June 11, 2017 | 11:07

Beginning in 2000, with his tongue firmly in cheek, West played a corrupt mayor in the animated series " Family Guy " - a mayor named Adam West . West remained friends with the actor who played Batman's trusty sidekick, Robin. "He was and always will be our hero", his family said in a statement to CBS News. "He was truly the Bright Night". On Twitter, that cartoon's creator Seth Macfarlane penned a remembrance to the actor.