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

The resignations of Timothy and Hill, on whom May had been heavily reliant since her previous job at the interior ministry, will be a personal blow. "If ... " She's staying, for now ", one Conservative Party source told Reuters . "People in the United Kingdom, the U.S. and elsewhere want governments that represent all the people, not just the 1 ...

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  • Woman charged with top-secret leak denied bond
Woman charged with top-secret leak denied bond

In this case, the government alleges that the person to whom state secrets had been entrusted is 25-year-old Reality Leigh Winner, who had a top-secret national security clearance. She is being charged by the federal government for "removing classified material from a government facility and mailing it to a news outlet". "This heroic young woman ...

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  • India pricing for new Apple iPad Pro and Mac lineup revealed
India pricing for new Apple iPad Pro and Mac lineup revealed

Apple is still embracing the tablet form-factor, and that is readily apparent with the new all-new 10.5-inch iPad Pro , which replaces the previous generation 9.7-inch model. The iMac Pro will be able to deliver up to 80 percent more cooling capacity in the same iMac design that users have known for years. Apple gives a sneak peak of iM...

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  • Back-channel communications are nothing new for White House
Back-channel communications are nothing new for White House

In that Tuesday session, Spicer derided the press for an erroneous tweet by a BBC journalist alleging Trump was not wearing an earpiece during a speech by the Italian Prime Minister and declined to address the Russian Federation reports in any detail.

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  • OPS dissolves panel for holding merger talks with Palaniswami camp
OPS dissolves panel for holding merger talks with Palaniswami camp

Panneerselvam's announcement came as no visible progress was made in the proposed talks. Rebel AIADMK leader and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam made the announcement at a meeting of party functionaries in Chennai . Panneerselvam had revolted against Sasikala in February, alleging he was forced to make way for her elevation as...

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  • Allen - Wales can cope with Bale's absence
Allen - Wales can cope with Bale's absence

The fact it was in a crucial worldwide at a hostile away fixture makes it even more remarkable but perhaps the reason most are talking about it is because it happened in the same ground as the original spot kick by the Czechoslovakian global star Antonin Panenka (hence the name) against the German keeper Sepp Maier that won the 1976 Euro championsh...

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  • 2 escaped inmates captured in Washington state
2 escaped inmates captured in Washington state

They scaled a 10- to 12-foot (3- to 3.66-meter) razor-wire fence to flee Saturday night and will be treated for minor injuries they received during the escape. Saturday, about 20 minutes after they escaped. King County Superior Court records say Sage Bear and his friend, Armin Okanovic , had been pointing what they thought was an unloaded handgu...

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  • May's top aides resign after UK election fiasco
May's top aides resign after UK election fiasco

Prime Minister Theresa May's two closest advisers resigned on Saturday amid calls for the leader to sack them or face a leadership challenge on Monday. Timothy announced his resignation through Conservative Home, a centre-right political blog in the United Kingdom, saying: "I take responsibility for my part in this election campaign, which was th...

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  • Trump denies seeking Comey 'loyalty,' dodges tapes question
Trump denies seeking Comey 'loyalty,' dodges tapes question

Trump was also asked about Comey's testimony and the supposed tapes the following day during his joint press conference with the president of Romania. PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP: I'm not hinting anything. After reporters pressed again, Trump said he would disclose that "in a very short period of time".

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  • Health of Nashville defenseman Ryan Ellis still in question
Health of Nashville defenseman Ryan Ellis still in question

People love him: Jerseys with his name and number 87 were the top-selling jerseys during the regular season, according to the National Hockey League. Rinne chopped his stick against a goalpost not once, but twice after giving up a fifth and final goal a year ago when Nashville was ousted from the playoffs.

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  • Qatar Airways profits hit $540 million before Gulf crisis
Qatar Airways profits hit $540 million before Gulf crisis

Arab nations have tried to isolate Qatar over its alleged support of militant groups and ties to Iran . Saudi Arabia said Sunday it was ordering "suitable measures" to help families with mixed citizenships, but provided few details. " We will continue deliveries as long as there is demand ", Noushabadi added, without saying if the deliveries...

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  • UK prime minister's top aides resign after election fiasco
UK prime minister's top aides resign after election fiasco

To be clear, the Labour party does not currently possess a majority itself ― it still trails the Tories by 57 seats as of this writing ― but the Tories have now dipped below the 50 percent threshold, making for a hung parliament , and for enormous pressure on May to resign .

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  • La République en marche vire largement en tête au premier tour — Législatives
La République en marche vire largement en tête au premier tour — Législatives

Pour le porte-parole du gouvernement français, Christophe Castaner, ce score témoigne de la "volonté des Français d'être cohérents, de donner aux Français une majorité", comme il l'a déclaré sur la chaîne française TF1 à l'annonce des premiers résultats.

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  • Exit poll results are in and predict HUNG PARLIAMENT
Exit poll results are in and predict HUNG PARLIAMENT

She's now attempting to form a government. " Theresa May is a dead woman walking and the only question is how long she remains on death row", said George Osborne, who had been sacked as UK Chancellor when May took over at 10 Downing Street after David Cameron resigned as PM after the Brexit referendum in June 2016.

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  • JIT summons Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on June 15
JIT summons Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on June 15

After discussing the issue with his close aides, Sharif has chose to appear before the JIT, sources revealed. Awami Muslim League chief Sheikh Rasheed said Maryam Nawaz and Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif may also get a call from JIT in few days.

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  • Iran says it has killed mastermind of twin attacks
Iran says it has killed mastermind of twin attacks

The attacks were the first claimed by Islamic State inside tightly controlled Shi'ite Iran, one of the powers leading the fight against the Sunni militants in the region. Once there, they likely planned to take a number of Iranian lawmakers hostage using them as leverage to extort concessions from the Islamic establishment.

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  • Russia's Lavrov calls for talks to ease Qatar stand-off
Russia's Lavrov calls for talks to ease Qatar stand-off

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he has never known Qatar to give support to terror organizations. The three Gulf nations cut ties to Qatar on June 5 over its alleged support of militants and ties to Iran and ordered all Qataris out within 14 days, while calling their own citizens back.

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  • Trump accuses Comey of lying to Congress
Trump accuses Comey of lying to Congress

Comey also testified in his written testimony that Trump , in a unusual private encounter near the grandfather clock in the Oval Office, pushed him to end his investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn . Trump's lawyer, Marc Kasowitz, denied both of Comey's claims in a statement on Thursday after the former Federal Bure...

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  • Islamic State threatens attacks in Saudi Arabia
Islamic State threatens attacks in Saudi Arabia

Iran had zero tolerance for terrorist activities and it was because of proper handling of situation that the country was considered to be somewhat immune to this problem. The jihadist group had earlier released footage of the attackers from inside the building, also via Amaq a rare claim of responsibility while an assault was still going on.

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  • Microsoft Announces Xbox One X
Microsoft Announces Xbox One X

Between the Xbox One S and the Xbox One X - and figuring out which console customers are asking about over the phone is going to be a nightmare for retail employees - Microsoft is all over 4K televisions and HDR. "We are selling every single one we can make", Sony Interactive Entertainment worldwide studios chairman Shawn Layden said of PS4...

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  • Pakistan sentences man to death for blasphemy on Facebook
Pakistan sentences man to death for blasphemy on Facebook

The decision comes amid a national crackdown on internet blasphemy, with Raza's lawyer, Fida Hussain Rana, saying that his client has been charged under two separate laws, apparently to ensure the maximum penalty could be sought by prosecutors.

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  • After delay, Trump's family joins him in White House
After delay, Trump's family joins him in White House

Trump returned from his golf club in New Jersey Sunday night and deplaned Air Force One with his wife and son, according to the White House press pool. Articulate and personable, she became wildly popular and even generated talk that she might make a good presidential candidate someday. "It's official! FLOTUS & Barron have made the move to DC!"...

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  • Pelosi: Trump's decision on Paris accord 'doesn't have factual basis'
Pelosi: Trump's decision on Paris accord 'doesn't have factual basis'

President Donald Trump's statement on Paris Climate deal as "shocking", saying he was hopeful that Washington would rethink its decision . Mr. Trump announced Thursday that he is pulling the USA out of the Paris agreement , which was one of President Obama's major achievements in office.

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  • Project Scorpio price: here's how much it's going to cost
Project Scorpio price: here's how much it's going to cost

Previously referred to by its codename, Project Scorpio , the new console looks very similar to the dev kit version that was unveiled earlier this spring. No video game console even holds up with PC's so far . During its Xbox E3 2017 presentation today, Microsoft confirmed what we already knew: Forza 7 is coming .

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  • Police first responder describes London Bridge attack mayhem
Police first responder describes London Bridge attack mayhem

Following the attack, specialist forensic officers examined the van and recovered a large quantity of items from it including: 13 wine bottles with rags wrapped around them and believed to be filled with a flammable liquid and two blow torches.

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  • Gulf nations may let some Qataris stay amid diplomatic rift
Gulf nations may let some Qataris stay amid diplomatic rift

It shows that Qatar "announces fighting terrorism on one hand and finances and supports and hosts different terrorist organisations on the other hand". There was no immediate reaction from Qatar, which hosts some 10,000 US troops. Kuwait - which unlike most of its fellow Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) members has not cut ties with Qatar - has l...

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

European Union leaders expressed fears that May's shock loss of her majority would delay the Brexit talks, which are due to begin next week, and so raise the risk of negotiations failing. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said the government did not have any credibility to go forward and the Labour Party would do what it could to stop it, includin...

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  • United Kingdom ministers push for Johnson to take over from Theresa May
United Kingdom ministers push for Johnson to take over from Theresa May

Let's get on with the job". The latest leadership speculation comes a day after two of Mays closest advisers, her joint chiefs-of-staff Fiona Hill and Nick Timothy, resigned amid recriminations about their controlling management style. Popular Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson, who is gay, told the BBC she had asked Mrs May "for a cate...

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  • Qatar Airways profits $540 million, braces for Gulf crisis
Qatar Airways profits $540 million, braces for Gulf crisis

The cancelled flights impact numerous airline's travelers who fly via to Doha to worldwide destinations. Qatar will pay the Ashcroft Law Firm $2.5 million for a 90-day period as the country seeks to confirm its efforts to fight global terrorism and comply with financial regulations including US Treasury rules, according to a Foreign Agents Regi...

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  • Boris Johnson `urges Tories to back PM´ after leadership campaign claims
Boris Johnson `urges Tories to back PM´ after leadership campaign claims

The screenshot could not be immediately authenticated by Reuters. Mr Johnson also thanked all involved in the election in the borough. Bookies have slashed the odds on Boris Johnson bring the next Prime Minister, putting the former London Mayor as the favourite to succeed Mrs May should she resign.

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