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Doubts over Theresa May's grip on power as DUP deal talks continue

But the ballot-box humiliation has seriously - and possibly mortally - wounded her leadership just as Britain is about to begin complex exit talks with the European Union . "May sought a mandate". ...

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'Dead woman walking' Osborne insists Theresa May is clinging to 'DEATH ROW'

'Dead woman walking' Osborne insists Theresa May is clinging to 'DEATH ROW'

Earlier, Mr Osborne, who is now editor of the London Evening Standard , told BBC1's The Andrew Marr Show: Theresa May is dead woman walking . The Mail on Sunday claimed he had said in private th...

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Plane lands safely in Sydney with hole in engine casing

Plane lands safely in Sydney with hole in engine casing

The plane, an Airbus A330-200 twin jet, landed safely late on Sunday and there were no injuries, said an airline spokesman. Audio from the cockpit of a China Eastern Airlines flight that had to retu...

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Qatar Airways profits hit $540 million before Gulf crisis

Kuwait, which has not joined its neighbours against Qatar, has led mediation efforts and on Sunday Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah al-Khaled Al-Sabah said that would continue. "The recent joint statemen...

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AU chair calls for 'dialogue' in Gulf crisis

Meanwhile, Saudi, Bahraini, Egyptian and UAE ambassadors to Britain met on Saturday Permanent Under-Secretaries in the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office Sir Simon McDonald in London. Federation ...

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Theresa May to seek to form United Kingdom government

A DUP source, cited by the Telegraph, said Friday that the party has previously worked well with May's Conservatives and would strike a deal to prevent Labour gaining power. Amid reports senior Tori...

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'Dead Woman Walking': Amid Election Fallout, Theresa May Stands On Shaky Ground

Irish Foreign Affairs Minister Charlie Flanagan said Ireland was keen for Brexit talks to start and to ensure the process of Britain leaving the European Union did not have an adverse impact on Northe...

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LGBTQ pride month rally at City Hall

LGBTQ pride month rally at City Hall

The Equality March for Unity and Pride was part of LGBTQ Pride Month and was held in more than 150 cities in the United States and Europe. A total of 49 people were killed in the nightclub shooting....

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Trump slams Qatar for funding terror as Tillerson urges calm

Tillerson said the decision of Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates , Bahrain and Egypt to cut diplomatic and economic relations with the neighboring, energy-rich emirate was having dire hum...

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Democratic Unionists in Northern Ireland become election key

The moves buy May a temporary reprieve. "Discussions will continue next week to work on the details and to reach agreement on arrangements for the new Parliament", said the DUP, which generally refu...

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London Bridge attacker tried to rent larger truck

All three of the attackers were fatally shot by police. Cole said that soon the situation "began to stabilize", with the attackers dead and the immediate threat contained. The aim of the attackers...

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Clinging on to her job, Britain's May appoints new ministers

A spokesman for May's office had earlier declined to comment on the timing of any talks between the two parties. If all this uncertainty weren't enough, the Labour Party, which won 261 seats in the ...

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Libyan group says it has freed Gaddafi's son

Libyan group says it has freed Gaddafi's son

Although previous reports of Saif al-Islam Gaddafi's release have proved to be false, the group holding him announced on saturday that he had been freed under an amnesty. His captors, however, refused...

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Leo Varadkar becomes Ireland's first gay leader

Leo Varadkar becomes Ireland's first gay leader

Ireland is making LGBT history this month electing its youngest and first openly gay Prime Minister. Mr Varadkar, the Republic's first openly gay cabinet minister, had the backing of most of his p...

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Russian Federation calls for dialogue in Qatar crisis after hacking claims

Russian Federation calls for dialogue in Qatar crisis after hacking claims

In a joint press conference with Bahrain's foreign minister, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Turkey would continue efforts to end a regional dispute that has sought to isolate Qatar. ...

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

The party's chief whip, Jeffrey Donaldson, told the BBC the DUP was willing to talk with the Conservatives in the event of a hung parliament and lend his party's support to them on issues such as Br...

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Iran says arrests seven suspects linked to Tehran attacks

Iran is involved in fighting the terror outfit in both Syria and Iraq , where the Wahhabi-Salafi group, armed and bankrolled with Saudi petrodollars considers all Shia apostates punishable by death...

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Afghan soldier kills two US soldiers

Attahullah Khogyani, a spokesman for the governor in Nangarhar province, said earlier Saturday that two United States soldiers had been killed and two others wounded in the attack. The attack report...

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London Bridge terrorists planned more bloodshed, bombs

London Bridge terrorists planned more bloodshed, bombs

Meanwhile police say the three men tried to hire a 7-tonne truck just hours before they killed eight people - but failed because their payment card was declined. Instead he resorted to "plan B" and ...

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French investigate justice minister's party spending

Sinn Fein's refusal to take up their seven seats left her needing a working majority needed of 322 - with the DUP's 10 MPs just taking the PM over the line, and hanging on to office like a thread. Ini...

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McCain says his confusing questions resulted from tiredness

Comey told the Senate Committee on Thursday that he was told by Lynch not to refer to Hillary Clinton's investigation as an "investigation ". The Arizona Republican , serving his sixth term in ...

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Saudi ally Bahrain demands Qatar distance itself from Iran

Saudi ally Bahrain demands Qatar distance itself from Iran

It is the US Air Force's largest base in the region. Bahrain has been gripped by a government crackdown on dissent for over a year now. Speaking to the AP from a Foreign Ministry office in Dubai, ...

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Democratic Unionists in Northern Ireland may be election key

After a 20-minute audience with the Queen, Mrs May said she meant to form a new administration to take Britain into the Brexit negotiations that begin on June 19. Her new government , added May, wi...

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After confusion, Cabinet member claims Trump does believe 'the climate is changing'

After confusion, Cabinet member claims Trump does believe 'the climate is changing'

The new French version tweaks that line to read, "Leaving the Paris Accord is a bad deal for America and the world". Putin, on the other hand, said that he would not judge Trump's decision. Mr. Di...

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Israel pushes ahead with plans for 3000 settlement homes

Israel pushes ahead with plans for 3000 settlement homes

It is also not clear whether Israel informed Washington about the plans beforehand. Trump has called on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to hold back on settlement building for now, but the...

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Former FBI chief says Trump administration told 'lies'

Former FBI chief says Trump administration told 'lies'

Mr Comey's evidence, at a hugely anticipated hearing, provided a gripping account of his interactions with Mr Trump and underscored the deep distrust that soured their relationship before his stunning...

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British Police Name Third Attacker From Saturday's Rampage In London

An armed unit killed the trio with 50 shots within eight minutes of the alarm being raised. Bologna prosecutor Giuseppe Amato said the warning had been transmitted after Zaghba was intercepted at th...

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Osinbajo in Maiduguri hours after Boko Haram attack

Osinbajo in Maiduguri hours after Boko Haram attack

Gun-wielding Boko Haram fighters on Wednesday evening attacked Jiddari Polo area of the city. And to ensure the safety of the Acting President , and other dignitaries who accompanied him on the v...

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UAE says more Qatar curbs possible, warns against Iran involvement

Mehmet Buyukeksi, chairman of the Turkish Exporters Assembly (TIM), told Reuters that exporters stood ready to fill the gap after the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Saudi Arabia cut trade ties wit...

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Church of Scotland just voted to allow same-sex marriage

Church of Scotland just voted to allow same-sex marriage

The vote to amend canon law on marriage, removing the stipulation that it is between a man and a woman, was carried by the Synod in Edinburgh. The Church's teaching remains that marriage is only per...

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Dozens Dead After Gunman Torches Philippine Resort

Dozens Dead After Gunman Torches Philippine Resort

The gunman, who had fled with more than $2 million in stolen casino chips, then forced his way into a room in an adjoining hotel and killed himself. Employees wait by the entrance to the Resorts Wo...

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Humboldt County checking voter systems after alleged election hacking

Humboldt County checking voter systems after alleged election hacking

Joe Canciamilla, the clerk-recorder and registrar of voters in Contra Costa County - which has no connection with VR Systems - said in an interview that the episode could encourage jurisdictions to ...

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GM speeds away from Einhorn toward nastier traffic

GM speeds away from Einhorn toward nastier traffic

Preliminary results showed more than 91% of shareholders voted against Greenlight's proposal to have GM offer dividend and capital appreciation shares, according to GM officials at the auto maker's ...

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Republican officials from 16 states back Trump in travel ban fight

Evidence for this impulse comes from the third tweet , which says the Department of Justice should ask for expedited review before the court - and "seek a much tougher version ". Omar Jadwat, the at...

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Qatar Claims to Be Open to Mediation Efforts in Gulf Crisis

Qatar Claims to Be Open to Mediation Efforts in Gulf Crisis

It's a strategy shared by other Persian Gulf countries seeking to win USA support - including Saudi Arabia. While President Trump personally has a great relationship with Egypt's military ruler, who...

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British gov't, London mayor clash over UK invite to Trump

British gov't, London mayor clash over UK invite to Trump

Political leaders and public figures have been quick to applaud Khan for his response to the terrorist attacks, as well as criticize Trump for his latest off-the-handle remarks. "There's no reason to ...

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Twitter users, blocked by Trump, cry censorship

Twitter users, blocked by Trump, cry censorship

The formal letter identifies the tweets that triggered Trump to block the two users. If the institute should sue , Trump could claim his @ realDonaldTrump account is for personal use and separat...

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Apple CEO Tim Cook: Trump 'decided wrong' on the Paris accord

Cook added that while he could not give further details, Apple provided the information promptly once the lawful process is followed. In the aftermath of the terror attack, U.K. Though it does not...

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Kremlin denies report of voting software hacking

The classified National Security Agency report does not say whether the hacking had any effect on election results. Victor was a government contractor with top-secret clearance. Multiple reports h...

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Syria: US-backed forces aim to capture 'capital of terrorism'

Raqqa is now surrounded from the east, north and west, and opposition activists have reported intense shelling and air strikes on the city since Monday night, which killed at least 12 people. Sello...

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Man jumps into moving car to save driver having a seizure

Man jumps into moving car to save driver having a seizure

He stopped and ran up to the slow moving auto, and jumped through the passenger window. Well, not only did Tompkins bring the auto to a halt, but he also "put two fingers into the convulsing driver'...

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'Won't help him': Kellyanne Conway's husband just slammed Trump's travel ban tweets

'Won't help him': Kellyanne Conway's husband just slammed Trump's travel ban tweets

The president, since the London terror attacks that killed seven people Saturday night , has turned to the messaging service to make his case for his executive order that would ban travel from six ma...

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Trump pushes for peace in ME

Trump pushes for peace in ME

Trump said. "I would like to reiterate our commitment to cooperate with you in order to make peace and forge an historic peace deal with the Israelis", he said, speaking through an interpreter. Seve...

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U.S. reducing emissions regardless of Paris accord

He said cities across the world are working in solidarity to curb climate change. However, Putin said that he would not be judging Trump's decision as the U.S. Heurtel is trying to remain posi...

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Miley Was A Total Inspiration At Ariana's Manchester Benefit Concert

Ariana planned to give her own special performance to honor the victims of such a tragedy. Last week, locals spontaneously broke into a rendition of the song at a public memorial to the victims of t...

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Unlike others, Putin doesn't criticize Trump over decision

This reminds me of anti-Semitism. Russian President Vladimir Putin told NBC News that he believes that American hackers could have interfered in the 2016 US election and been responsible for leaki...

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UK Conservatives' lead over Labour seen narrowing: Panelbase

This is seen as a weak point for Corbyn as he has repeatedly rejected the use of nuclear weapons despite it being Labour policy to renew the UK's nuclear deterrent, Trident. Last year, former Labou...

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Tweet that: #covfefe signals @realDonaldTrump is back

Words With Friends, the popular mobile games that closely resembles Scrabble, added President Donald Trump's tweet typo " covfefe " to the game's accepted vocabulary list. Democratic US Senator Al F...

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Attack on Army convoy result of India's changing policy Defence expert

Attack on Army convoy result of India's changing policy Defence expert

The injured soldiers, he said, were evacuated to army hospital in Srinagar , where two succumbed to injuries. The Srinagar-Jammu Highway has been closed for traffic. Similar attacks were carried out ...

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EU, China united on climate, still divided over trade

EU, China united on climate, still divided over trade

Christiana Figueres, who served as the executive secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change during the Paris process, said she was "quite happy" about the global reaction...

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