• Author eats his book on live TV after wrong UK poll prediction
Author eats his book on live TV after wrong UK poll prediction

If, however, that does happen, he would happily eat his new Brexit book. He then gave a slightly sad thumbs up to the camera. But, as it turned out, Corbyn defied expectations and won 40.3 percent of the vote in the United Kingdom, and so it was time for Corbyn to quite literally eat his words.

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  • AU chair calls for 'dialogue' in Gulf crisis
AU chair calls for 'dialogue' in Gulf crisis

According to Iran Air spokesman Shahrokh Nooshabadi the cargos each weighing 90 tons contained perishable products. June. 12: Qatari Foreign Minister Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani has thanked his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov for Moscow's offer of food supplies, as the Saudi Arabia led move to blockade Qatar has led to food shortages and ...

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  • United Kingdom election shock could delay and soften Brexit
United Kingdom election shock could delay and soften Brexit

But that gamble has backfired: Rather than handing May a landslide victory, the election wiped out her parliamentary majority after a surge in support for the opposition Labour Party . "And there's already uncertainty about Brexit. and we will see more uncertainty". "We are waiting for visitors coming from London". "This is a serious moment fo...

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  • Theresa May to finalise top team after general election upset
Theresa May to finalise top team after general election upset

An online petition in objection to the Tories and DUP forming a minority government has so far gathered more than half a million signatures. But her party's huge lead in the opinion polls — 20 percent in most cases — made the prospect too tempting to pass up.

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  • United Kingdom prime minister insists she is staying put
United Kingdom prime minister insists she is staying put

Former Finance Minister George Osborne , a rival who was sidelined by May previous year when she took over from David Cameron, told the BBC: " Theresa May is a dead woman walking". May had spoken with German Chancellor Angela Merkel by phone on Saturday, insisting that Britain was ready to start Brexit talks "as planned in the next couple o...

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  • United Kingdom exit poll says Conservatives to win largest number of seats
United Kingdom exit poll says Conservatives to win largest number of seats

Speaking in Mexico, Merkel told a news conference: "We are ready for the negotiations. We want to do it quickly, respecting the calendar", Merkel said. Perhaps this result therefore partly reflects a rejection of May's assertion that "no deal is better than a bad deal", and increases the chances of a softer Brexit'.

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  • 'Positive talks' between Conservatives and DUP over power deal
'Positive talks' between Conservatives and DUP over power deal

It feels like a lifetime ago that May called the election, saying she needed a large majority so that she could get the best Brexit deal. Defence Secretary Michael Fallon said the government was not looking at a formal coalition but would seek assurances that the DUP would vote with May "on the big things" such as the budget, defence issu...

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  • Sen. Susan Collins: President Trump should voluntarily turn over tapes
Sen. Susan Collins: President Trump should voluntarily turn over tapes

According to Comey, Trump said in a private Oval Office conversation, "He (Flynn) is a good guy. But I can't imagine that that issue is going to arise" with Mueller, said Sekulow. But Comey said a lot. The Russia questions are likely to make headlines again on Tuesday as the United States attorney general, Jeff Sessions , said late Saturday th...

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  • United Kingdom confirms Brexit talks will go ahead as planned
United Kingdom confirms Brexit talks will go ahead as planned

The DUP say talks with the Conservative Party over supporting a minority government will continue next week. It would mean the DUP backing the Government on its Budget and confidence motions, but could potentially lead to other issues being decided on a vote-by-vote basis.

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  • Netanyahu calls for dismantling UNRWA
Netanyahu calls for dismantling UNRWA

Chris Gunness , UNRWA's chief spokesman, said in an email to Reuters that only the General Assembly, by a majority vote, could change the agency's mandate. "The situation of Palestine refugees needs to be resolved as part of a political resolution of the conflict between Israelis and Palestinians". The statement also revealed that the tunnel ha...

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  • France's Emmanuel Macron faces an early test in parliamentary elections
France's Emmanuel Macron faces an early test in parliamentary elections

He said: "The question that the French people must answer on Sunday is, do they want to give the President and the government he named a sufficient majority to begin the work of turning around the country". Marine Le Pen (C), leader of French far-right National Front (FN) party, reacts with supporters after polls closed for the first round of the ...

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  • MP farmers' unrest: Chouhan calls off fast
MP farmers' unrest: Chouhan calls off fast

Chouhan went on the fast in a bid to restore peace in the state which recently witnessed turbulence because of the violent protest staged by the farmers demanding better prices for their produce and also a waiver on loan repayments. He also announced that the agricultural land would be acquired only after the consent of the farmer. "The state gover...

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  • Trump calls May to offer 'his warm support' after election
Trump calls May to offer 'his warm support' after election

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, speaking after being re-elected in Islington North, said it was time for Mrs May to "make way" for a government that would be "truly representative of the people of this country". Addressing criticism of the DUP's stance on gay rights, he said: "That is all devolved". He told Pulse: 'The impact for GP practice...

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  • MP CM Shivraj Singh continues fast for 2nd day
MP CM Shivraj Singh continues fast for 2nd day

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 debt waiver and better prices for farm produce. He said agricultural land would now be acquired only with the consent of farmers concerned. Early this morning, while sitting next to his wife Sadhna and a potr...

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  • Tourism takes severe hit in Darjeeling due to Gorkha-led shutdown
Tourism takes severe hit in Darjeeling due to Gorkha-led shutdown

The chief minister, who had personally monitored the situation in Darjeeling town a day after Thursday's widespread violence to assure the tourists and locals, has warned of tough measures to tackle any attempt at disrupting the normal life in the hills.

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

The British pound tumbled on Friday against the USA dollar and the euro before stabilizing, down 1.7 and 1.4 percent against the two currencies respectively. The surprising outcome, which sent the pound tumbling , forced May to form a minority government , leaving her reliant on a small group of Northern Irish parliamentarians, just nine days bef...

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  • Britain falls silent to honour terror victims ahead of vote
Britain falls silent to honour terror victims ahead of vote

Thomas' next of kin have been informed of this development ". Her family said she had died in her fiancé's arms after being struck by the attackers' speeding van. 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.

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  • 'Dear Evan Hansen' wins best score at Tonys Awards
'Dear Evan Hansen' wins best score at Tonys Awards

The emcee then channels Andy Karl (after moving his cast from his arm to his leg) to parody Groundhog Day , grabs a toy accordion to offer his best Josh Groban in The Great Comet , and even dons a turban a la Sunset Boulevard's Norma Desmond to sing a triumphant "I am host at last!" He went on to do impersonations of former President Bill C...

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  • UK election: Theresa May fights for survival ahead of Brexit talks
UK election: Theresa May fights for survival ahead of Brexit talks

The Telegraph said senior Conservatives including Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, interior minister Amber Rudd and Brexit minister David Davis were taking soundings over whether to replace her. Labour increased their vote by three million in this election and Jez believes he has the support to lead Britain. Britain's bestselling Sun newspape...

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  • President Trump Calls James Comey 'Cowardly' in Early Morning Tweet
President Trump Calls James Comey 'Cowardly' in Early Morning Tweet

For his part, Comey told the Senate intelligence committee in testimony Thursday that he hoped there were tapes because they would back his side off the story, which Trump has challenged. Comey's firing set the stage for the appointment of a special counsel , Robert Mueller , who has taken over the investigation. "He is the deep state in Wash...

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  • DJ 'Duvvada Jagannadham' Latest Trailer: Allu Arjun, Pooja Hegde out to entertain
DJ 'Duvvada Jagannadham' Latest Trailer: Allu Arjun, Pooja Hegde out to entertain

The makers has also released the full song jukebox along with the latest trailer. Allu Arjun hailed the actress Pooja saying that she is talented, hard worker, beautiful, etc. The first song of the film Saranam Bhaje Bhaj and the first trailer of the film received an overwhelming response. Stylish Star Allu Arjun's forthcoming film has been...

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  • Madhya Pradesh farmers' protest: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends peace fast
Madhya Pradesh farmers' protest: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends peace fast

The occasion turned a show of unity in BJP with senior party leaders, both loyalists and dissidents, seen congratulating him for breaking his 28-hour-long fast, even as state women and child development minister Maya Singh offered a glass of coconut water to Mr Chouhan's wife to end her fast.

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  • MP farmers agitation: Mandsaur remains peaceful, curfew relaxed for 12 hours
MP farmers agitation: Mandsaur remains peaceful, curfew relaxed for 12 hours

The Chief Minister sat down on fast at the BHEL Dussehra Maidan here at 11 a.m. After the Uttar Pradesh government took the decision on farm loan waiver, there have been similar demands from farmers across the country. Read Also: One more farmer dies in Mandsaur , locals blame copsHe said, "Out of power in the state for almost three decades, the...

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  • USA withdrawal from Paris Climate Accord
USA withdrawal from Paris Climate Accord

Apart from having jumped on a populist bandwagon that is in denial about climate change during his election campaign past year and denigrating the Paris Agreement just because it was signed up to by then President Barack Obama , we're not sure what the reasoning behind Trump's withdrawal is and what level of scientific advice he took to inform h...

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  • Hawaii Rebuffs Trump by Enacting Laws Supporting Paris Agreement
Hawaii Rebuffs Trump by Enacting Laws Supporting Paris Agreement

Kate Brown told reporters Tuesday. Now even North Korea is criticizing Trump on climate change , calling his move "selfish", and "the height of egotism". "I care deeply about the greatest trading partners, the greatest friends we've ever had, in Canada", he said. North Korea's Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesperson joined a chorus of global l...

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  • Florida police release dashcam footage of golfer incoherent in front of officers
Florida police release dashcam footage of golfer incoherent in front of officers

Video from Tiger Woods' sobriety test: Woods is asked to recite his ABCs. The officer asks him, "Are you all right?" "I am following the light", Woods replied, jabbing his finger awkwardly at it. "The biggest thing for me was he didn't get hurt", said Day. The video was made available to media on Wednesday and shows a confused Woods as he i...

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  • Qatar Airways profits up $540 million before mass cancellations amid Gulf crisis
Qatar Airways profits up $540 million before mass cancellations amid Gulf crisis

A spokesman for Iran Air, Shahrokh Noushabadi, told the Agence France-Presse news agency on Sunday: "So far five planes carrying perishable food items such as fruit and vegetables have been sent to Qatar, each carrying around 90 tonnes of cargo, while another plane will be sent today".

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  • Britain votes: What next for the UK?
Britain votes: What next for the UK?

Let's get on with the job". She said the Conservatives' planned deal with the DUP was "dodgy" and "unsustainable" - and Theresa May's position was "not remotely tenable" because she lacked the skills to hold together a minority government , which has to be more open and collegiate.

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  • May seeks deal to stay in power
May seeks deal to stay in power

May had called the election to build upon her majority; instead, the party lost it. "There's a whole range of issues like that where we think there'll be a majority in Parliament". Her Downing Street office initially announced on Saturday that the "principles of an outline agreement" had been agreed with the DUP, only for the smaller party to contr...

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  • Police arrest 17th person in Manchester terror attack inquiry
Police arrest 17th person in Manchester terror attack inquiry

A total of 18 people were arrested after the suicide attack on 22 May that killed 22 people and injured 116 as they left an Ariana Grande concert. A 15-year-old boy, a 34-year-old woman, and four men have been released without charge. U.S. pop star Ariana Grande visited young fans injured in the suicide bombing on Friday night.

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  • North Korea's missile test aims to show it can repel assault
North Korea's missile test aims to show it can repel assault

According to Pyongyang , the launch was a test of this new ship-killing missile. Last month, North Korea premiered a powerful new midrange missile that outside experts said flew higher than any other missile it has tested . Under Secretary of State Tom Shannon "affirmed the strength of the U.S. -Republic of Korea alliance" and "the need to sust...

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  • Intu Properties (LON:INTU) Analyst Target Prices
Intu Properties (LON:INTU) Analyst Target Prices

It is down 39.04% since June 9, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 5.32% the S&P500. Among 11 analysts covering Staples Inc. 17/02/2017 - Intu Properties had its "Hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Canaccord Genuity.

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  • Defence minister Fallon says government views on Brexit haven't changed
Defence minister Fallon says government views on Brexit haven't changed

The pro-Brexit Gove was appointed Environment Secretary. "I just don't see how she can continue in any long-term way". Responding to the reports of ongoing talks between the Tories and the DUP , he said: "It is no surprise that the DUP has agreed to prop up the pro-Brexit and pro-austerity Tory government of Theresa May ".

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  • United Kingdom opposition Labour Party says will seek to form minority government
United Kingdom opposition Labour Party says will seek to form minority government

She found it hard to range much beyond repeating a "strong and stable leadership" mantra, she rapidly u-turned on payments for social care and perhaps, voters found her lack of personality off-putting. The Conservative party have struck a deal with the Democratic Unionist Party in a bid to keep Theresa May's party in power. May's office said Satu...

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  • Maharashtra SSC Class 10th Result 2017: To be declared shortly at mahresult
Maharashtra SSC Class 10th Result 2017: To be declared shortly at mahresult

Once the dates are finalized, they would be informed on the board's website, mahresult.nic.in.So students are advised to wait patiently and not to think too much over the date rumors. The Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education conducts exams within the state through nine divisional boards at Mumbai, Pune, Aurangabad, La...

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