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by | June 12, 2017 | 19:45

The political expert had promised to eat his own book, Brexit: Why Britain voted to leave the European Union if the party got more than 38% in the United Kingdom elections 2017 and kept his word as he ate pages from his book on live television.

by | June 12, 2017 | 19:31

After failing to secure a majority in the parliament in the election, Prime Minister Theresa May has announced plans to form a government with the backing of the Democratic Unionist Party . Mr Corbyn said the party raised millions of pounds from an average donation of £22 per person as he sought to reassure that Labour has the funds in place for another campaign.

by | June 12, 2017 | 19:39

British voters spent Friday frantically Googling the name of a small Northern Irish party whose 10 seats hold the balance of power in Parliament. 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 forward at this critical time for our country".

by | June 12, 2017 | 20:10

We're joined Sunday by White House Correspondent for the Associated Press Julie Pace, Washington Post Columnist David Ignatius, USA Today's Washington Bureau Chief Susan Page, and CBS News Contributor and Washington Post congressional reporter Ed O'Keefe.

by | June 12, 2017 | 20:21

The party said Saturday that Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill have quit. In a defiant speech on the steps of Downing Street, the Prime Minister made clear she would now rely on support from the Democratic Unionist Party to prop up her administration and push legislation through the House of Commons.

by | June 12, 2017 | 19:07

Chaos prevailed on Sunday as Brits woke up to the baffling news that British Prime Minister Theresa May's planned alliance with the right-wing Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party ( DUP ) was, in fact, not officially happening, and that her role as Prime Minister remained in question just eight days before Brexit negotiations kick off.

by | June 12, 2017 | 20:03

This is published unedited from the ANI feed . He was "king of the king" in Telugu language and a wonderful poet. Debuted in NTR's " Gulebakavali Katha " in 1962 with the famous song "Nannu Dochukunduvate Vannela Doarsani", Dr C Narayana Reddy went on to write innumerous songs in hundreds of movies.

by | June 12, 2017 | 20:25

He said the party's commanding lead in the polls of 20 percentage points dramatically narrowed after the launch of the Conservatives' manifesto, which he said was "mean-spirited" in its call for a cut funding for children's school lunches and to charge the elderly more for their own care.

by | June 12, 2017 | 18:51

Above all, investors are anxious about the general uncertainty surrounding the country - whether a bruised May will resign in due course, whether the Conservatives will be able to form a new government or whether it will be an alliance of opposition parties, led by the Labour Party.

by | June 12, 2017 | 19:08

Police in Florida say Tiger Woods has been arrested for DUI. When officers approached Woods' vehicle, it was stopped and blocking traffic in the righthand lane of Military Trail with its right turn signal flashing, the left brake light on and Woods asleep behind the wheel.

by | June 12, 2017 | 19:32

But media reports suggest they had demanded the departure of May's joint chiefs of staff, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, as the price for allowing the 60-year-old vicar's daughter to stay in office. A former DUP minister once defended a catholic preacher who compared Islam to Satanism. Doubts have already been raised in London about how seriously European Union negotiators will take a British prime minister who does not have a majority, let alone a large mandate.

by | June 12, 2017 | 19:35

And speaking on the BBC 's Andrew Marr Show, he added that Labour would table a "substantial" amendment to any Queen's Speech from May, putting forward the party's position on Brexit . This is more than the total of Labour, Lib Dems, SNP, Plaid Cymru and Green Party. But shadow chancellor John McDonnell said he believes there is a majority in Parliament to maintain the winter fuel allowance and "triple lock" state pension guarantee, two policies the Conservatives proposed changing in ...

by | June 12, 2017 | 19:30

Not only that, he said India signed the treaty to get aid benefits. India signed the Paris climate pact not because of pressure from any country or due to lure of money. Under the previous administration, Prime Minister Modi had a record eight meetings with former USA president Barack Obama . "I believe it's later this month", Nauert had said.

by | June 12, 2017 | 19:11

The Congress vice-president recalled that when the editor of National Herald approached him recently, he told him that there might be times when the paper would want to write things against him or his party or its policies, but "you (editor) should be absolutely comfortable".

by | June 12, 2017 | 19:35

Downing Street and the DUP issued separate statements overnight, emphasising that the deal between them had not yet been finalised. May sacked after taking office after the Brexit vote last June, said she was now a "dead woman walking".

by | June 12, 2017 | 20:08

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 a year ago. The DUP will not stand for any arrangement that physically sets the region apart from anywhere else in the United Kingdom, including suggestions that border, immigration and customs controls could be set up at ports and airports like Stranraer and Liverpool rather than in Belfast or Larne.

by | June 12, 2017 | 19:21

We are not in government with the DUP , we are not in coalition with the DUP ". Set up by a user named Winston Churchill, it calls on 10 Downing Street to ditch plans to partner with the DUP . Northern Ireland is the only part of the U.K.in which same-sex marriage is illegal. Primer Minister Theresa May leaves Downing Street on her way to Buckingham Palace in London after Britain's election .

by | June 12, 2017 | 19:57

That's odd, because surely one of the most noteworthy aspects of the election was the surprisingly strong showing of the Labour Party under the leadership of Jeremy Corbyn . The fallout from Thursday's snap general election , which left her Conservative Party bereft of their majority , also prompted her to seek out a relatively tiny ally that could have vast sway over what happens next in the United Kingdom.

by | June 12, 2017 | 19:12

With 24 hours left before the polling stations open Thursday, the premier is making her final pitch to voters, returning to the core theme she launched her campaign with: which leader does the public trust to steer Britain through Brexit negotiations - May or Labour's left-wing leader, Jeremy Corbyn? Theresa May's political career however is hanging by a thread today after she insisted she could still provide "certainty" for Britain as PM - despite the Tories suffering devastating losses ...

by | June 12, 2017 | 19:01

A little less than two hours into the former F.B.I. director's highly watched testimony , Comey dropped a reference to Thomas Becket , the Archbishop of Canterbury who was killed at the casual request of King Henry II in the year 1170.

by | June 12, 2017 | 18:30

Expect a PDK gearbox and one of the more outlandish aero kits I've seen on a production auto in a good while. Forza Motorsport 7 is set to ship on October 3 on the Windows 10 Store and on the Xbox One . Watch the announcement trailer and a gameplay demo below. We also saw familiar tracks such as the Nurburgring. It also sounds like Turn 10 will be making an esports push with Forza 7 , in partnership with Porsche .

by | June 12, 2017 | 19:17

US President Donald Trump called Germany's trade and spending policies " very bad " yesterday (30 May), intensifying a row between the longtime allies and immediately earning himself the moniker "destroyer of Western values" from a leading German politician.

by | June 12, 2017 | 19:20

It was a humiliating outcome after an election that May had planned to strengthen herself ahead of the Brexit push. May was deemed on track for an overall majority in the triple digits when she announced the elections on April 18. The pound on Friday fell 1.7 and 1.4 percent against the United States dollar and the euro, respectively. "I think she [ Theresa May ] is going to find it very tough to strike a deal that doesn't involve handing extra money to Northern Ireland and then, if that ...

by | June 12, 2017 | 18:29

The SNP has urged Theresa May to put membership of the European Union single market "back on the table" following the Prime Minister's failure to secure a majority government . The Conservative leader has been warned that her days are numbered after calling Thursday's vote three years early, only to lose her majority in parliament.

by | June 12, 2017 | 17:54

That's the aim for everyone on Tuesday is to put a bit more pressure on the coaches and it's a lot easier to put pressure on them if you come out a winning team, rather than not. "I don't think it's nerves or a frantic nature", he said. After leaking four tries in their first two matches - one in a 13-7 win over the Provincial Barbarians and three in a 22-16 loss to the Auckland-based Blues - the Lions found the defensive resilience which will be crucial against the All Blacks.

by | June 12, 2017 | 18:39

President Donald Trump pulled the US out of the Paris accord last week. That did not stop Mr. Trump staging a "Pittsburgh, not Paris" rally in Washington on June 3, to celebrate his decision to withdraw. "They're two key senators that we absolutely need if we have a chance of blocking these issues", says Abigail Bradford with Environment Maine, one of the organizers of the rally.

by | June 12, 2017 | 18:52

There's no word yet on other titles that will be following to Xbox One, but he promised more information soon. Still, there are a lot of games that could do with something of a revival with the backward compatibility expansion. 2015's Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is also getting a sequel with Middle-earth: Shadow of War , which will release on October 10. Anthem has given itself the generous release window of 2018.

by | June 12, 2017 | 19:35

The negotiations between the United Kingdom and the European Union are due to begin in Brussels in 10 days time, but given the turmoil Whitehall now finds itself in following Thursday's vote, the start date could be delayed. The DUP is anxious that by keeping one foot inside the European Union - with a fluid border with the south - it would be seen as a step towards decoupling the country from the U.K.

by | June 12, 2017 | 18:41

Jude Classic at TPC Southwind on Saturday in Memphis, Tennessee. "I'm extremely proud", Berger said. "I'm one-for-one defending titles, so that's a pretty good stat", said Berger, who claimed his first and previously only PGA tour victory at last year's St Jude Classic.

by | June 12, 2017 | 18:56

Here's how this works in the case of Comey. Several Republican politicians also criticised Mr Comey for disclosing memos he had written in the aftermath of his private conversations with Mr Trump and branded the leaks "inappropriate".

by | June 12, 2017 | 17:58

Mr Ashton said there was no indication at this stage that Khayre's actions were planned in concert with others. He was released on parole in November. Mr Turnbull said it was a "toxic combination" if people had links to terrorism and a violent criminal history, like Kharyre did. "I started running but I didn't know where the shots were coming from so I had this thought: 'Are they shooting at us?' My heart was in my throat".

by | June 12, 2017 | 19:23

Joint chiefs of staff Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, who formed part of May's small inner circle, shouldered some for the blame for Thursday's snap election that proved a disaster for the Conservative Party and a potential fatal blow to May's premiership.

by | June 12, 2017 | 19:15

The SDF with Syrian Elite Forces captured parts of eastern Raqqa's industrial district near al-Mashalab in the southeast on Saturday, SOHR reported. Islamic State (ISIS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was reported by Syrian media to have been killed on June 10 in a USA -lead coalition artillery strike.

by | June 12, 2017 | 18:03

According to Microsoft , the new Xbox is the smallest Xbox ever, however despite the smaller footprint the design looks pretty much similar to the ongoing Xbox One S. What do you think of the Xbox One X? The One X will go on sale on November 7, Microsoft confirmed during a showcase ahead of E3, one of the gaming industry's largest conventions.

by | June 12, 2017 | 18:25

But you clearly were troubled by the conduct of the sitting attorney general, Loretta Lynch , when it came to the Clinton e-mail investigation. Mr. Comey alleges Trump repeatedly pressed him for his "loyalty" and directly pushed him to "lift the cloud" of investigation by declaring publicly the president was not the target of the probe into his campaign's Russian Federation ties.