DUP to support minority Tory government after 'confidence and supply' deal reached

Previous Conservative governments have relied on Ulster unionist votes, but this is the first time a formal deal has been done with the DUP . She also reiterated that she would seek a reciprocal agreement early in the talks on rights of European... More..

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Hawaii Signs Legislation To Implement Goals Of Paris Climate Accord Anyway

Ige says Hawaii is the first state to enact legislation implementing parts of the Paris climate agreement . "We are especially aware of the limits of our natural environment", Ige said before signing the ...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Nadal wins 10th French Open title

These two weeks have been a great level of tennis, is true. "But if I am healthy and I am able to have the right preparation and feel healthy during Wimbledon, then probably gonna have my chances to play well"....More..

NEET 2017: SC allows CBSE to declare results, overrules Madras HC stay
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

NEET 2017: SC allows CBSE to declare results, overrules Madras HC stay

A vacation bench of Justice Ashok Bhushan and Justice Deepak Gupta asked CBSE to release the results by June 26. As many as nine lakh students took NEET in English, one and half lakh in Hindi and another one ...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Qatar says Gulf citizens can stay despite crisis

Qatar's energy minister said on Sunday Doha remained committed to an oil output cut deal agreed by Opec and non-Opec producers last month. Analysts say Qatar's positive relations with Shia-led Iran - Sunni-...More..

Attorney General Sessions next up for Capitol Hill scrutiny
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Attorney General Sessions next up for Capitol Hill scrutiny

It was not immediately clear whether Sessions would testify at a public hearing. In a closed session afterward, Comey said the Federal Bureau of Investigation had received unconfirmed reports that Sessions ...More..

Democratic Unionists in Northern Ireland become election key
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Democratic Unionists in Northern Ireland become election key

British Prime Minister Theresa May appears to have begun a purge in her party after shock election results threw the future of her leadership in doubt. Many senior Conservatives say May should stay, for now, ...More..

Fadnavis forms ministerial panel to address farmers' issues
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Fadnavis forms ministerial panel to address farmers' issues

Speaking about the decision after the meeting, revenue minister Chandrakant Patil said, "All farmers will get a loan waiver with some parameters. Since ally Shiv Sena and Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghatna were al...More..

Police make 17th arrest in Manchester bombing
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Police make 17th arrest in Manchester bombing

A further six people who were arrested since the attack on May 22 have been released without charge. Images and video posted to social media showed officers making the arrest, and cars being towed from the fo...More..

Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee

Sessions recused or removed himself from the DOJ investigation during the early days of the Trump administration, because he was one of the campaign officials who had met with Russia's ambassador to the United ...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Theresa May, Jeremy Corbyn face tough questions on live TV

Mr Corbyn's 10-point lead among this age group was up from eight points in the first days after the election was announced. Appearing on a Sky News/Channel 4 "Battle for Number 10" broadcast, the Labour lea...More..

UAE ruling family member: Qatar now questioning its leaders
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

UAE ruling family member: Qatar now questioning its leaders

Qatar's foreign minister asserted that his country has the backing of the global community and that his government has taken all necessary measures to "to ensure that the standards provided to the people will b...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Merkel urges speedy Brexit talks after UK vote

After being pictured enjoying a beer with Mexican President Enrique Nieto in Mexico City, Mrs Merkel ended her brief period of "polite" restraint from commenting on Mrs May's catastrophic poll. Meanwhile, Mic...More..

Japan enacts law for Emperor Akihito, 83, to abdicate
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Japan enacts law for Emperor Akihito, 83, to abdicate

Now that the parliament has cleared the way for Emperor Akihito to step down, the Japanese government is starting to dig into the details of the process, putting two dates under consideration. Humble and soft-s...More..

Tulsa Police Release Surveillance Video Of Fatal Shooting
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Tulsa Police Release Surveillance Video Of Fatal Shooting

Two Tulsa County sheriff's deputies and a Tulsa city police officer shot Barre before he could enter the store after they discovered that he was carrying two knives, Ashley said. The crowd of residents even...More..

French new president Macron seeks parliament majority
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

French new president Macron seeks parliament majority

Our administration might not understand why climate change is such a paramount issue "for some reason," but luckily the rest of the world doesn't share that apathy. "You may know our research hubs, such as La...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

McCain says his confusing questions resulted from tiredness

McCain started his allotted time haltingly speaking about Hillary Clinton and how Director Comey ultimately decided she was "careless" with her email server but that there was no reason to pursue her for b...More..

Nikki Haley admits that Trump believes the 'climate is changing'
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Nikki Haley admits that Trump believes the 'climate is changing'

You'd think that would be an easy enough question the day after President Donald Trump announced he was pulling the USA out of the landmark global accord aimed at combatting global warming. As RollCall late...More..

Israel Advances Settlement Plans despite Trump Plea
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Israel Advances Settlement Plans despite Trump Plea

State Senator Loretta Weinberg joined Congressman Paul Ryan and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in celebrating the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem on Wednesday. "Every Jew in the ...More..

'We are under siege,' Trump tells religious right group as Comey testifies
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

'We are under siege,' Trump tells religious right group as Comey testifies

Mr Trump later admitted that the Russian Federation investigation was part of his reasoning. While the man he fired as FBI Director testified before Congress, Trump talked to the Faith and Freedom Coalition...More..

Dozens suffocate in Philippine casino after gunman torches tables
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Dozens suffocate in Philippine casino after gunman torches tables

Hours later, the police confirmed the gunman had committed suicide by setting himself on fire. Ronald dela Rosa, chief of the Philippines National Police, said the suspect burned himself to death. More th...More..

SC doesn't use reported hack-targeted election software
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

SC doesn't use reported hack-targeted election software

According to the report, the Russian plan was to trick local government officials into opening Microsoft Word documents that contained hidden malware that could give hackers complete control of infected compute...More..

Einhorn's GM Stock Split Vetoed as Shareholders Side With Barra
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Einhorn's GM Stock Split Vetoed as Shareholders Side With Barra

The automaker said Tuesday a preliminary vote count, provided by its proxy solicitor at GM's annual shareholder meeting, indicated the results. A win for Greenlight's proposal would lead to the removal of thr...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

White House tries to regroup, but Trump isn't helping

White House aide Kellyanne Conway says the media is "obsessed" with President Trump tweets, which are likely the most accurate representation of his administration's view. In March the House Oversight Committe...More..

Australian Q1 GDP due at the bottom of the hour - another preview
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Australian Q1 GDP due at the bottom of the hour - another preview

Growth of 0.3 per cent in the March quarter took the annual rate of growth to 1.7 per cent, data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics showed on Wednesday, and Australia has now gone 103 quarters, or mor...More..