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Global Media BLUE MURDER: Theresa May's top advisors resign over humiliating election result
Author: 0 BLUE MURDER: Theresa May's top advisors resign over humiliating election result

Prime minister Theresa May's two closest advisers, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill , resigned today after taking responsibility for the poll debacle for the Conservative Party which lost its majority in the House of Commons. "The Prime Minister has tonight spoken with the DUP to discuss finalizing a confidence and supply deal when Parliament returns next week", the statement said.

Author: 0 Israeli PM calls for dismantling of UN Palestinian refugee agency

Following discovery of the tunnel, Israel on Friday submitted a letter of protest to the UN Security Council (UNSC). A United Nations aid agency that helps Palestinians in Gaza has condemned the territory's Hamas rulers after discovering a tunnel under two of its schools for boys.

Author: 0 ITV: Boris Johnson stresses loyalty to UK PM May in leaked text

They quit Saturday after becoming a focus of blame for the Conservatives' election disaster. A No10 spokeswoman said: "Prime Minister Theresa May spoke on the phone to Taoiseach Enda Kenny today". She's taking us back to those times. Many of those Conservatives now opposing May are those who wanted to remain in the EU. In the Conservative Party , recriminations were immediate and stinging.

Global Media Jeremy Corbyn vows to fight Theresa May 'all the way'
Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn vows to fight Theresa May 'all the way'

The spokesman indicated this would not be a formal coalition but a minority government with looser DUP support on a "confidence and supply basis". "Discussions will continue next week to work on the details and to reach agreement on arrangements for the new Parliament".

Author: 0 Berenberg Bank Boosts Pearson plc (PSON) Price Target to GBX 605

The 52 week high for the stock is 154.5 GBX while the 52 week low for the share price is 87.75 GBX. Amica Pension Fund Board Of Trustees holds 0.94% or 578,144 shares in its portfolio. Goldman Sachs Group Inc accumulated 536,269 shares or 0% of the stock. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Wednesday, September 28 with "Underperform".

Author: 0 New UK election only alternative to deal with DUP - senior Conservative lawmaker

May's co-chiefs of staff, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, handed in their resignations on Saturday following the disastrous election . "Fact, is this morning she looks bloody weak". Paul Nuttall, leader of the strongly pro-Brexit UK Independence Party which lost voters to both main parties, has resigned. Conservative MPs are publicly airing their anger, some calling for her ouster and others demanding radical change in her style of leadership.

Global Media Iran arrests 8 suspects over Tehran terror attacks
Author: 0 Iran arrests 8 suspects over Tehran terror attacks

Iranian police say they have arrested several suspects in their investigation into the attacks on parliament and the tomb of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini , who led the 1979 revolution against the USA -backed shah and is considered the founder of the Islamic republic.

Global Media Police name third terrorist after London Bridge attack
Author: 0 Police name third terrorist after London Bridge attack

The third London Bridge attacker has been named as Youssef Zaghba , a Moroccan-Italian man. The fact that Butt was known to authorities before to the attacks has called into question Prime Minister Theresa May's record. Butt, who was 27 years old, was a British citizen born in Pakistan . Butt previously appeared in the Channel 4 documentary The Jihadis Next Door , which warned of the rise of extreme Islam in London , The Telegraph reported.

Global Media Farmers' stir: Shivraj Singh ends his 'peace fast'
Author: 0 Farmers' stir: Shivraj Singh ends his 'peace fast'

Chief Minister Chouhan had been criticised for his decision to fast instead of "helping the farmers". Early this morning, while sitting next to his wife Sadhna and a potrait of Mahatma Gandhi, he said, "I have always tried everything possible to help the farmers".

Global Media London attack: Wales observes minute's silence
Author: 0 London attack: Wales observes minute's silence

Corriere wrote that Zaghba was stopped at Bologna airport in 2016 when he was trying to fly to Syria and that Italian authorities had tipped off Britain about his movements. 'I am deeply shocked, saddened and numbed by the actions of my ex-partner who has killed and injured so many innocent people, ' Miss O'Leary said. "The problem occurs when we know someone is moving in extremist circles but we don't have evidence to indicate that they are plotting an attack", said the British government ...

Author: 0 Three explosions rock funeral of Kabul protester

Meanwhile, Kabul city was on lockdown on Saturday with armed checkpoints and armored vehicles patrolling the streets to prevent a repeat of protests that spiraled into street clashes, leaving at least four people dead. Earlier it said that 19 people had been reported killed but later confirmed it had been referring to media reports and said there were no dead at the hospital.

Global Media AU chairman calls for 'dialogue' in Gulf crisis
Author: 0 AU chairman calls for 'dialogue' in Gulf crisis

Among the individuals named is Youssef al-Qaradawi, an Egyptian-born cleric considered a spiritual leader of the Muslim Brotherhood , a Sunni Islamist group. On June 5, the countries cut diplomatic ties to Qatar and ordered all Qataris out within 14 days. The feud has raised fears of wider instability in an already volatile region that is a crucial global energy supplier and home to several Western military bases.

Author: 0 Afghan Soldiers Kill Three US Soldiers, Wounds One

The shooting occurred in the Achin district of Nangarhar province, where United States special forces have been fighting alongside Afghan troops against ISIS and Taliban militants, said Attaullah Khogyani, a spokesman for the Nangarhar provincial governor.

Global Media Kabul attack highlights security challenges in Afghanistan as United States mulls more troops
Author: 0 Kabul attack highlights security challenges in Afghanistan as United States mulls more troops

Pakistan's foreign ministry spokesperson Nafees Zakaria said the claims were baseless and held that stability in the neighbouring country was in the interest of Islamabad. At least 11 USA citizens were among the hundreds of people injured in a massive blast in the diplomatic quarter of the Afghan capital Wednesday that killed about 80 others, according to the State Department.

Author: 0 Bradley's stunning early goal helps US to tie at Mexico

One of the few things Jurgen Klinsmann did right during his tenure was to seemingly remove any fear the U.S. had of playing at the Azteca. They pulled five points clear at the top and have conceded just one goal in five games ahead of hosting the United States on Sunday.

Global Media Top US Intelligence Officials Duck Tough Senate Questions On Trump FBI Probe
Author: 0 Top US Intelligence Officials Duck Tough Senate Questions On Trump FBI Probe

The Senate intelligence committee will hear testimony from the former FBI Director James Comey the following day. "That I have had with the president", Rogers said , when probed by top Democrat Mark Warner . Eric Trump said the allegation that his father's campaign colluded with Russian Federation is "the greatest hoax of all time". The former Federal Bureau of Investigation director said Trump's private comments urging him to drop the probe into former national security adviser Michael ...

Global Media CNN panel mocks Hillary Clinton's election excuses
Author: 0 CNN panel mocks Hillary Clinton's election excuses

MSNBC host Andrea Mitchell said Clinton's claim that Americans colluded with Russian Federation to " weaponize information" against her is "drawing a conspiracy theory" against the Trump campaign without evidence. "I inherit nothing from the Democratic Party", Clinton said during an interview Wednesday hosted by the technology site ReCode . "People in covfefe houses shouldn't throw covfefe ", the former Secretary of State tweeted on the same day the word was invented.

Global Media Qatar hit by ratings downgrade over blockade crisis
Author: 0 Qatar hit by ratings downgrade over blockade crisis

Qatar on Friday dismissed as "baseless" a terrorism blacklist published by Saudi Arabia and its allies which linked individuals and organisations in Doha to support for Islamist militant groups. Beyond the close diplomatic relations, Ankara's position can be explained by the volume of Qatar's investments, estimated to be worth $1.5 billion (1.3 billion euros).

Author: 0 Accession of India, Pakistan carries historic significance: SCO

Modi stressed on coordinated efforts to fight the menace of terrorism, including radicalisation, recruitment, training and financing of terrorists. In the presence of Pakistan Prime Minister & Chinese President Xi Jinping among others, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that in such a grouping sovereignty & territorial integrity are the key factors for better cooperation.

Author: 0 Theresa May's joint chiefs of staff resign after botched Conservative election gamble

Former Treasury chief George Osborne - who was sacked by May past year - called May a "dead woman walking", and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said he was ready to contest another election at any time . May's office said Saturday that the Democratic Unionist Party , which has 10 seats in Parliament, had agreed to a "confidence and supply" arrangement with the government .

Global Media Sessions' plans to testify surprised Senate intelligence panel members
Author: 0 Sessions' plans to testify surprised Senate intelligence panel members

And she doesn't "understand why the president just doesn't clear this matter up once and for all". Susan Collins, R-Maine, a member of that committee, referring to the existence of any recordings. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley and Feinstein, formally requested Comey's memos of his meeting with Trump from Comey's friend Daniel Richman.

Author: 0 Kuwait: Qatar Willing To Listen To Gulf Concerns

Iran earlier sent five aircraft carrying food products to Qatar , as well as three ships carrying 350 tonnes of food. The parties discussed key aspects of bilateral relations, including political dialogue, trade and economic cooperation and cultural ties.

Global Media MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan begins
Author: 0 MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan begins "peace" fast

Farmers' protests started last week in Mandsaur over demand for better prices for their produce and debt relief. From the Dussehra Maidan in Bhopal , where CM Chouhan sat on a fast with his wife Sadhana on the side and a portrait of Mahatma Gandhi behind him, the Chief Minister said, "I have always tried to everything possible to help the farmers".

Global Media UK gov't agrees outline deal with DUP for support - PA
Author: 0 UK gov't agrees outline deal with DUP for support - PA

Earlier, Arlene Foster , the leader of Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionists (DUP ), confirmed she would be meeting Mrs May in Downing Street on Tuesday with a view to finalising a deal to prop up a minority Tory government . May's party won 318 seats, 12 fewer than it had before May called a snap election, and eight short of the 326 needed for an outright majority. A visitor from another planet listening to the prime minister's speech outside No 10 on Friday could be forgiven for ...

Author: 0 Ruth Davidson dismisses Scottish Tories breakaway claim

The vote also claimed the scalps of former party leader Alex Salmond and deputy leader Angus Robertson. Last night, a triumphant Ms Davidson told the BBC: "There was one big issue in this campaign and that was Nicola Sturgeon trying to ram through a second independence referendum in March and the country's reaction to that".

Author: 0 Iran arrests nearly 50 after deadly Tehran attacks

On Saturday, the authorities also announced the arrests of eight people in Alborz province, north of Tehran, who allegedly provided logistical support to the attackers. Although this is the first evidence of an IS presence inside Iran, the government has clashed in the past with both Kurdish Islamic militants and secular Kurdish separatists.

Author: 0 Qatar willing to listen to Gulf concerns, Kuwait says

On a related front, an official at the Chamber of Commerce of Iran's Alborz Province was quoted by IRNA news agency as saying that a cargo of 100 tonnes of fruits and vegetables from the province had been packed and delivered to Qatar by air in less than 12 hours.

Author: 0 UK's Boris Johnson says PM May is best person to deliver Brexit

The 10 DUP MPs would provide vital support to Mrs May after her majority was wiped out as the snap election gamble backfired, leaving her with 318 seats. Mr Kenny, who will formally retire as Taoiseach in the coming days to be replaced by new Fine Gael leader Leo Varadkar, said he spoke with Mrs May about protecting the Good Friday Agreement.

Global Media SNP's Westminster leader Robertson ousted in third loss to Conservatives
Author: 0 SNP's Westminster leader Robertson ousted in third loss to Conservatives

Other prominent nationalists who have lost their seats are Mike Weir, who had represented Angus in the House of Commons since 2001, and Tasmina Ahmed-Sheik, who lost the Ochil and South Perthshire seat to the Tories . "But overall in Scotland the results show the SNP will have won a majority - something which I suspect the Prime Minister would like to be able to claim in the early hours of this morning but may not be able to do so".

Global Media UK prime minister makes Cabinet appointments
Author: 0 UK prime minister makes Cabinet appointments

The talks with Conservative Party representatives have been positive and will continue next week to work on the details, and to reach agreement on arrangements for the new parliament, the DUP said in a statement. ROGER SCULLY: Well, I think a major thing that happened is that the Conservative Party effectively undermined the core message of their own campaign.

Author: 0 Odds to win the 2018 Stanley Cup

Neither team could score in the first two periods because both goalies were sharp. Penguins goaltender Matt Murray made 27 saves for his second straight shutout but caught a huge break early in the second period when the referee lost sight of the puck and mistakenly blew his whistle to stop play moments before Predators forward Colton Sissons poked home a rebound.

Author: 0 Trump Accuses Qatar Of Funding Terrorism At 'Very High Level'

He also called on Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt "to ease the blockade against Qatar". Standard & Poor's said Wednesday it has lowered its long-term rating on Qatar one notch to AA-, its fourth-highest level. Saudi Arabia has sealed Qatar's only land border, through which it had imported most of its food. In separate statements Saturday, they lauded Trump for his supportive stance.

Global Media Anti-Sharia marches, counter-protests lead to fighting and arrests
Author: 0 Anti-Sharia marches, counter-protests lead to fighting and arrests

The U.S. Supreme Court has been asked to review the ban. "They claim to be anti this small portion of the Muslim population supposedly but they are a anti Muslim group", said Marie. They were met by counter-demonstrations by people who are pro-Sharia, or something. When police officers led away a protester across the street, anti-Sharia marchers could be heard shouting "Lock him up".

Global Media Trump attorney signals a firm stance in dealing with special prosecutor
Author: 0 Trump attorney signals a firm stance in dealing with special prosecutor

Sekulow, however, added that he can not imagine the issue of removing Mueller from the case will arise. "If Mueller does depose Trump , the questions should not only include what he and former FBI Director James Comey talked about during their meetings", the senator said, as there are also questions about conversations with Director of National Intelligence Dan Coates, National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers, and Trump's relationship with former campaign chairman Paul ...

Author: 0 Trump says Qatar funding terrorism at 'high level'

Five countries - Saudi Arabia , Egypt , the UAE, Yemen and Bahrain - cut diplomatic ties with Qatar on Monday over allegations that Doha is supporting Islamist groups and courting Iran . Trump has called key players in the region since they severed ties with Qatar on Monday. Tillerson also weighed in on behalf of Qatar, encouraging dialogue and cooperation between the states in the region.

Global Media Attackers raid Iran parliament and mausoleum, up to seven dead
Author: 0 Attackers raid Iran parliament and mausoleum, up to seven dead

Eight more people have been arrested in Alborz Province in connection with the recent terrorist attacks targeting two important sites in Tehran , a provincial official said. President Donald Trump in a statement suggested that Iran bears some culpability for attacks in its capital. The first Islamic State terror operation hitting Iran, its chief adversary, set off a chain of arrests across the country.

Global Media India's Maharashtra state waives off all farm loans, averting strike
Author: 0 India's Maharashtra state waives off all farm loans, averting strike

Patil said that the government has agreed to accept some of the demands of the farmers after a positive discussion on the issue. On June 1, the farmers in Maharashtra went on strike for the first time ever. Drawing a warning from the Reserve Bank, Mr Fadnavis had announced a loan waiver plan last week. "I am challenging the Congress, NCP and other parties.

Global Media Wonder Woman buries Tom Cruise's The Mummy at the box office
Author: 0 Wonder Woman buries Tom Cruise's The Mummy at the box office

Things are still looking on par for a final gross of $75 million or so in the US. But Access Hollywood managed to catch up with him a few months ago and get his thoughts about Tom Cruise's reboot of The Mummy . Now that Nick is apparently a full-blown monster, gifted with the powers of life and death, it seems inevitable that he'll appear on screen again. What makes the film so uninspired is that it is hell-bent in getting straight into the action and forgets to establish and develop the ...

Author: 0 Mastermind behind Tehran attacks killed

The Tehran Security Council had convened an emergency meeting after two terror attacks occurred on the Iranian Parliament and Imam Khomeini Mausoleum respectively on Wednesday. Sunni-majority Saudi Arabia and Shiite Iran have had strained relations throughout their history and have been involved in a sectarian feud for more than 1,000 years.

Author: 0 Kuwaiti Emir Says Qatar Ready to Talk

A statement carried on Qatari state media said Doha would "not take any measures against residents of Qatar who hold the nationalities of countries that severed diplomatic ties . Amnesty International has said that the Gulf states opposed to Qatar were "toying" with people. In a sign Gulf states were seeking to lessen the human impact of their June 5 severing of ties, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the UAE said on Sunday they had set up hotlines to help families with Qatari members, without ...

Author: 0 Trump lawyer refuses to rule out firing Special Counsel Robert Mueller

This morning, he appeared on ABC's This Week to speak as a member of President Trump's legal team about the James Comey testimony . "If Mueller does depose Trump , the questions should not only include what he and former FBI Director James Comey talked about during their meetings", the senator said, as there are also questions about conversations with Director of National Intelligence Dan Coates, National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers, and Trump's relationship with former ...

Author: 0 Iran has sent five planes of vegetables to Qatar: airline

A statement carried on Qatari state media said Doha would "not take any measures against residents of Qatar who hold the nationalities of countries that severed diplomatic ties... "We will continue deliveries as long as there is demand" from Qatar, Noushabadi added, without mentioning if these deliveries were exports or aid. Separately, the government of Qatar , singled out in recent days by President Donald Trump for supporting terrorist activities, has hired the law firm of former U.S.

Author: 0 Tehran terror attack mastermind killed

Iran's intelligence ministry said on Thursday that five of the gunmen and bombers were Iranian members of Islamic State who had fought in the militants' strongholds in Syria and Iraq. Iranian lawmakers said the intelligence minister had assured them that "all Islamic state elements have been eliminated" in the country. On Saturday, the authorities also announced the arrests of eight people in Alborz province, north of Tehran, who allegedly provided logistical support to the attackers.

Author: 0 In early morning tweets, Trump takes on travel ban

Trump's frustration on Monday puzzled many observers as he appeared to imply that the Justice Department was not part of the administration and had itself implemented the revised travel ban. Meanwhile on Monday, White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders, answering questions from reporters about why Trump was publicly contradicting his aides, did her best to dodge the issue, telling reporters that Trump "isn't concerned with what you call it", and that he was only anxious about protecting ...

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