The referendum transpired without any major incidents except for the burning of USA flags by independence activists in front of the Election Commission HQ in San Juan after the polls closed and complaints of irregularities at some polling places that authorities called irrelevant to the final outcome.
Prior to the elections, May's Conservative party held 330 seats; it was rather challenging for May and her party to pass major legislation with such a narrow majority . "The Conservatives have not yet broken the British system of democracy, but through their hubris and incompetence they have managed to make a mockery of it", it said in an editorial.
Giampiero Ventura hopes Italy have learned that trying to "overdo it" gets you nowhere as the Azzurri turn their thoughts towards September's World Cup qualifying showdown with Group G leaders Spain. The comprehensive victory keeps Italy locked together with Spain at the top of the group and head coach Ventura felt the Italians stepped up their game after the interval, but the coach issued a note of caution ahead of his side's trip to Madrid in September.
Navalny was arrested, along with hundreds of others, and was jailed for 15 days after being convicted of disobeying a police officer. "We are against the corruption that is costing the future of our young people", said Moscow protester Maria Badyrova, a 33-year-old finance specialists who came to the rally with a Russian flag.
It could also be a wake-up call for the rest of the world to speed up efforts to fight climate change, and for the UAE to lead the change in the region and beyond. Any new USA administration could rejoin within 30 days, Kerry said. "But it's a G7 that made a step forward because it maintained a dialogue. In Pittsburgh, we've rebuilt our economy on the future and our people, not on the past".
Covfefe, the cryptic word tweeted by President Donald Trump two weeks ago, has been repurposed by one of his critics as an acronym for the bill that would order Trump's personal tweets archived as public documents. That said, back in April, David S. Ferriero - head of the National Archives and Records Administration - sent a letter to Democratic senators Tom Carper (DE) and Claire McCaskill (MO) explaining in very little detail that the White House is archiving all of Trump's tweets, ...
About 7,600 (1.5 percent) voted for total independence, while 6,700 (1.3 percent) wish to remain a territory. "It would be highly contradictory for Washington to demand democracy in other parts of the world, and not respond to the legitimate right to self-determination that was exercised today in the American territory of Puerto Rico".
She said attorneys general want to promote what she called "clean energy and clean energy jobs". Trump announced last week he was withdrawing the United States from the Paris accord, saying it was bad for his country and its economy but kept the door open for a "new transaction" on terms that are fair to America.
That Wednesday's attackers were able to travel to the so-called caliphate and back without alerting Iran's watchful security services has troubled many in the country. Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guards have also said regional rival Saudi Arabia was involved, fuelling tensions between the two nations as they vie for influence in the Gulf.
Malkin said it makes her blood boil to think about an innocent child being traumatized by such a "sick and vile image". "She was the best thing about New Year's Eve". The Associated Press and CBS News contributed in the writing of this report . "They are detailed", she said, "and they are serious and specific". Detailing the major backlash she's received since the photo went viral, she added that she will not back down.
The protestors said that they will lead a huge protest march from Town hall to Vidhana Soudha. The city police has issued notices to those factions of the pro-Kannada organisations that have called the bandh, directing them not to hold protests on Monday.
To celebrate Pride Month, Facebook is now allowing users to react to posts using a Pride flag during the month of June. "The platform has now introduced a new option - 'pride". The LGBT+ community still have to fight for equal rights all over the world on a daily basis. Facebook is also letting users in the United States to raise money for a non-profit or people who support the LGBT cause.
He said it would soon be clear whether disgruntled party members would continue to back May or revoke her leadership "at the end of next week". UK Prime Minister Theresa May's early election gamble failed, and her Conservative Party has dropped from 330 to 318 seats in Parliament - eight seats short of what they need for a majority government .
During an event at the Interactive Economy Museum, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto and Merkel made declarations on trade. She will be guest of honor tonight at a show in Mexico City that will close the Pop-Up Festival, a celebration of German business, culture and technology.
The president also said that he never asked the former FBI director to pledge his "loyalty" over the investigation, a major part of what Comey said during his testimony . "If there are tapes of the conversations at the White House, we'd like to know", said Schiff, a Democrat from California. Trump's aides have dodged questions about whether conversations relevant to the Russian Federation investigation have been recorded, and so did the president, in series of teases.
All the bodies have been fished out, police said, adding the victims belonged to Bareilly, PTI reported. The accident took place near Mathura-Bharatpur road when the driver lost control of the vehicle. Local people blamed the authorities for failing to widen the narrow bridge. The police identified the dead as Mahesh Sharma, Deepika Sharma, Poonam Sharma, Haardik, Khushboo Sharma, Rohan, Ritik Sharma, Himanshi Sharma, Surabhi Sharma and the driver, Harish Chandra.
Talks between the government and the DUP are due to restart Tuesday after confusion over the weekend whether an outline deal had been reached, but the Northern Irish party is in the driving seat as they know they are May's only option of forming a government.
The Prime Minister has tonight spoken with the DUP to discuss finalising a confidence and supply deal when Parliament returns next week. The UK citizens voted to leave the European Union at the referendum on June 23, 2016, and on March 29, London officially started the process of withdrawing from the bloc by triggering the Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty.
Conservative Matt Hancock has been re-elected as the MP for West Suffolk. The ruling Conservative party needs 326 seats to win an overall majority and guarantee that Theresa May would continue as Britain's Prime Minister. "Yet it is the constitutional threat that could have even wider and more immediate consequences". From whom? From her party? His comments come as talks to restore powersharing are resuming at Stormont today.
After several confusions on the final date of the exam results, the MSBSHSE on Monday confirmed with Firstpost that the exam results will be declared on 13 June and not on 11 June as it was reported earlier. Stats: The SSC exams were conducted by the Board at over 4.7 thousand test centers wherein over 17.66 lakh appeared. Download/ Take a printout for further reference.
Speaking as counting got under way at the Lagan Valley count centre near Lisburn, the DUP veteran said: "If the Conservatives are just short of an overall majority it puts us in a very very strong negotiating position , and certainly one that we will take up with relish".
She put on a courageous face, refusing to show any contrition for the election gamble that spectacularly backfired, but observers say she has been deeply wounded. Politicians and citizens expressed concerns over the DUP's stance on various issues - it is anti-abortion, has railed against LGBT rights, and previously appointed a climate change denier as environment minister in Northern Ireland.
The DOJ in its letter pointed out that Puerto Ricans are United States citizenship by birth, asking that the "potentially misleading" statement be removed. However, the extremely low voter turnout of a mere 23% following a boycott of the referendum explains the extremely high levels of support. In a separate question, 61% chose statehood as the alternative, compared with 33% for the semi-autonomous "sovereign free association" and 6% for outright independence.
The precise nature of the relationship they are targeting is not yet clear. "We will continue to work with our friends and allies in the Democratic Unionist Party in particular". "This is flawless territory for the DUP obviously because if the Conservatives are just short of an overall majority, it puts us in a very, very strong negotiating position and it is one we would take up with relish", he told the BBC.
The Conservatives need support in parliament after falling short of a majority. Former Tory MP Gavin Barwell will replace the duo as Mrs May's new Downing Street chief of staff. She's then got to present a programme to Parliament. She ignored the 48 percent of the country that did not vote for Brexit, calling them "citizens of nowhere".
May should be able to use these two set-piece events to shape the country's future. "It's his fault", one minister said. But on taking leadership of the party in 2016, Arlene Foster promised to block any attempt to change these laws, telling reporters "I would not want abortion to be as freely available here as it is in England".
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has denied plotting to topple Prime Minister Theresa May , who has been weakened by the Conservative Party 's disastrous election result. May shrugged off suggestions her days in Downing Street were numbered. Having just returned from a meeting with the Queen to discuss the formation of a new government Theresa May said 'We will continue to work with our friends and allies, in the Democratic Unionist Party in particular.
French far-right presidential candidate, Marine Le Pen, right, poses for a selfie with a supporter after the first round of parliamentary elections in Henin Beaumont, Northern France , Sunday, June 11, 2017. "It is neither healthy nor desirable for a president who gathered only 24 percent of the vote in the first round of the presidentials and who was elected in the second round only by the rejection of the extreme right should benefit from a monopoly of national representation", Cambadelis ...
Revolutionary Guards commanders issued a strongly-worded statement promising to "avenge every drop of innocent blood spilt" in the attacks and noting that they happened soon after a meeting between US President Donald Trump and Saudi Arabia's "backward leaders who support terrorists".
It was a surprise move - Gove was sacked as justice minister by May past year after his bid to become party leader forced now-foreign minister Boris Johnson from the race, amid accusations of treachery and political backstabbing. But she can't hide from those Tory MPs who are now turning on her. Facing down calls to stand down by Labour and the Lib Dems, a defiant Mrs May has chose to cling on to power by forming a minority Conservative government.
Nuttall quit as UKIP leader later Friday, after the party failed to win any seats. Corbyn drew large crowds to his events, offering voters a promise to build a fairer society through policies such as raising taxes for the richest 5 percent, scrapping university tuition fees and investing 250 billion pounds ($315 billion) in infrastructure - plans the Conservatives said were uncosted.A source close to the leader told Reuters that while May tried to make the election about Britain's ...
But she has hinted that she wants Mrs May to change course on her Brexit objectives. Brexit Secretary David Davis this morning dismissed claims Britain would remain as a member of the single market during upcoming Brexit negotiations. He is now longer the only Tory MP in Scotland after a surge in support for the party meant it gained 12 seats north of the border at the general election on Thursday.
Rahul Gandhi said the Indian Army works for the country and there was no need for any political leader to make comments against the Army chief. The BJP, however, insisted on an apology from Sonia Gandhi. He had, however, offered an apology but the BJP refused to buy it, demanding strict action against the former MP. "I genuinely believe what I said was wrong".
About 1.9 million Kosovars, of which almost half a million live overseas, are registered to vote in the third election since the country declared independence in 2008. When Mustafa's government collapsed, concern swelled that the kind of political upheaval that dotted the region - fueled by nationalist sentiment that sparked fears of an outbreak of violence - would engulf Kosovo, which as Europe's newest country has struggled to establish a stable democracy.
Before the election, she had been widely expected to sack finance minister Philip Hammond following a reported clash over her Brexit strategy. The Conservatives won the biggest share of seats in Thursday's election, but lost their majority in Parliament and will have to rely on support from a smaller party to govern.
No the president, who I want to point out is a colossal dumbass liar that will say anything because he doesn't give a shit about anyone, responded that the public will be disappointed with his answer and we all know why: He's a fucking liar and a disgusting person! and, there is no there, there! Robert Mueller , a former Federal Bureau of Investigation director, was appointed as special counsel the week after Comey's firing, which set off a political firestorm and raised ...
Labour won 262 seats in the General Election , up from the 232 secured by Ed Miliband in 2015, but the Conservatives remain the largest party in Parliament . There are fears among more liberal Conservative MPs that the socially conservative DUP will demand a scaling back of abortion and gay rights - but No.
Morocco ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation said in a statement on Sunday that the kingdom was ready to play a "constructive and neutral" role in this crisis. Turkey has flown food supplies to Qatar since the blockade was imposed and has pledged to send troops to train the Qatari gendarmerie. Iran Air spokesman Shahrokh Noushabadi said: "So far five planes carrying vegetables have been sent to Qatar, each carrying around 90 tonnes of cargo, while another plane will be ...
When asked if she would continue her term in office May said, "I said during the election campaign that if re-elected I would intend to serve a full term". After Theresa May's failed gamble to hold early elections delivered a hung assembly, UK's Prime Minister has managed to form a minority government.
On Friday, the House Intelligence Committee sent letters to White House Counsel Don McGahn, asking "whether any White House recordings or memoranda of Comey's conversations with President Trump now exist or have in the past". You know that, I know that, everybody knows that. "Frankly, James Comey confirmed a lot of what I said - and some of the things that he said just weren't true", Trump said in his first on-camera remarks following Comey's testimony.
Comey said he leaked the memo in the hopes that he would inspire the Justice Department to appoint a special counsel to independently look into the whether Russian Federation interfered in the presidential election . 'But I think that the unusual situation here, this is unprecedented in our history, is that the former executive - the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director was the source of a leak, ' Sekulow continued.
All business establishments including shops, restaurants and petrol pumps remained closed across the Valley. Authorities had imposed curfew and restrictions to prevent violence in the aftermath of Hizbul commander's death. Both belonged to Rathsuna village of Tral tehsil where they were buried in the village martyrs graveyard as hundreds attended their burial. "Restrictions have been put in place in some areas to maintain law and order", police chief Shesh Pal Vaid said.
Talk about meddling: Comey was especially unnerved in the February 14 meeting when Trump cleared the room to be alone with Comey. Comey's almost three-hour appearance Thursday before the Senate Intelligence Committee marked his first public comments about nine conversations he said he had with the president in the months before he was sacked.
You're strong ... why didn't you stop and say, "Mr. President, this is wrong". Trump abruptly fired Comey as director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation on May 9, later admitting that the Russian Federation probe was on his mind at the time .
Bohuslav Sobotka said that too much time had already been wasted. As Oettinger put it: "I expect more uncertainty now". "You have got to bear in mind that they have got to talk to their membership and we have to talk to our MPs [members of parliament] in the [House of] Commons, the  22 Committee".
Adam Schiff, D-Calif., told ABC News in an interview Thursday. "It's my judgment that I was sacked because of the Russian Federation investigation, " Comey said toward the end of more than two hours of testimony before the Senate intelligence committee.
The married father-of-two, who worked for London Underground as a trainee customer services assistant for almost six months a year ago, could be seen in the programme arguing with police officers in the street, after displaying a flag used by IS in a London park.
Chouhan started his fast on Saturday in the wake of violence that marred the farmers' protest from June 1, launched to press their demand for a debt waiver and better prices for farm produce. "I will be sitting here to spread love and discuss problem of people", said the CM and assured and that "no land will be acquired without the consent of farmers".
Saturday's Powerball drawing was the 10th largest lottery prize in USA history. The exact location of the victor isn't immediately known, but the lucky soul who picked 20-26-32-38-58, and Powerball 3, was based in the Golden State. "And it feels good", said Matthew Alberre , co-owner of the Marietta Liquor & Deli in Sun City. "The estimated jackpot will be reset to $40 million".
However, this seems to be different now since Palestinians have been living under three different powers in three divided areas: West Bank, controlled by the Palestinian Authority, East Jerusalem, controlled by Israel and Gaza Strip , controlled by Hamas.