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Top two aides to British PM May quits

Top two aides to British PM May quits

Several Conservative lawmakers have warned she can not carry on indefinitely, after throwing away a 17-seat majority in the 650-seat House of Commons . Asked if Labour would seek to keep Britain in t...

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Donald Tusk warns Theresa May there is 'no time to lose'

And with the negotiating phase of Brexit needing to be wrapped up by the autumn of next year, officials are putting pressure on Britain not to disrupt an already tight timeline. "But at the same time,...

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Uber dismisses over 20 employees after law firm's probe

Bobbie Wilson , a partner at the global law firm, said the firings included both managers and lower-level workers, some of whom retaliated against employees after they complained about bad conduct. Tr...

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Theresa May says she'll remain PM despite calls to go

But despite jubilation among Mr Corbyn's supporters at bloodying Mrs May' s nose, Labour MP Chris Leslie said the party should not pretend it achieved a "famous victory". "Do your best to avoid a "n...

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Here's why Apple's Siri may be lagging behind Amazon Alexa and Google

Here's why Apple's Siri may be lagging behind Amazon Alexa and Google

As for multi-room support, this is something the HomePod (via AirPlay) and the Google Home (via Google Cast) can do, but the Amazon Echo can't - although it's expected to add the capability soon. ...

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Merkel says European Union is 'ready to start Brexit negotiations'

Mr Osborne, who was sacked by Mrs May and now is editor of the London Evening Standard, said there was now no majority in the Commons for a "hard Brexit". But until a government emerges in London, i...

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UK Labour Leader Corbyn: 'I Can Still Be Prime Minister'

Sen. Bernie Sanders congratulated Jeremy Corbyn and the Labour Party he leads for what's being called one of the most stunning upsets in United Kingdom political history. "Do your best to ...

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Qatar Group Plans to Pursue Damages Tied to Saudi-Led Blockade

Qatar Group Plans to Pursue Damages Tied to Saudi-Led Blockade

The top USA diplomat noted that Qatar has made progress in halting financial support and expelling terrorist elements from his country, but he urged the country to "do more" and "do it more quickly"...

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Nadal's red hot form continues, Muguruza and Williams exit

Nadal's red hot form continues, Muguruza and Williams exit

It will be Bacsinszky who Mladenovic faces after the 30th seed defeated Williams 5-7 6-2 6-1, meaning there will be a new grand slam champion on the women's side. Earlier, Rafael Nadal tied Roger F...

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Cyber attack hits Al Jazeera as Qatar row continues

Cyber attack hits Al Jazeera as Qatar row continues

On Monday , a group of Arab countries led by Saudi Arabia , Bahrain , and the UAE severed diplomatic ties with major US partner Qatar, accusing the oil-rich country of sponsoring violent extremis...

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Northern Irish unionists to open talks with UK's May about support

Northern Irish unionists to open talks with UK's May about support

Ruth Davidson, the Conservative leader in Scotland, said she had asked May for assurances that there would be no attack on gay rights after a deal with the DUP. "Our two parties have enjoyed a strong ...

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Qatar, in regional crisis, hires former US attorney general

When Mr. Trump spoke to the press shortly after the Secretary's statement, he did not repeat the call for lifting the blockade and instead launched a lengthy criticism of Qatar. Saudi Arabia, Egypt,...

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Niger recalls ambassador to Qatar in solidarity with Arab states

Additionally, Saudi Arabia closed Qatar's only land border, affecting a significant source of food imports for the peninsula nation. Russian President Vladimir Putin in a telephone conversation wi...

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India qualify for semifinals of ICC Champions Trophy

India qualify for semifinals of ICC Champions Trophy

Captain Virat Kohli smashed a flamboyant half century during the process. South Africa, who face elimination if they lose, found it impossible to take charge against India's accurate bowling a...

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Theresa May to seek formation of government despite losing her majority

Theresa May to seek formation of government despite losing her majority

It said the campaign failed to get "Theresa's positive plan for the future across" or "notice the surge in Labour support, because modern campaigning techniques require ever-narrower targeting of sp...

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United Kingdom government agrees outline deal with DUP for support

United Kingdom government agrees outline deal with DUP for support

Downing St. says the Cabinet will discuss the agreement Monday. "As we do, we will continue to work with our friends and allies in the Democratic Unionist party in particular". The DUP has repeatedl...

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Iran makes more arrests in connection with deadly Tehran attacks

Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, said on Friday that terrorist attacks would only increase Tehran's hatred against the U.S. and its " stooges " such as Saudi Arabia. Several administra...

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Oil dips on concerns about rising US output, OPEC tensions

Oil dips on concerns about rising US output, OPEC tensions

The headline inventory draw in the American Petroleum Institute (API) data was higher than expected at 4.6 million barrels for the latest week following an 8.7 million decline the previous week and ...

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Kuwait says Qatar is 'willing' to hold dialogue

The diplomatic crisis, the worst since the 1990 invasion of Kuwait by Iraq and the subsequent Gulf War, has seen Arab nations and others cut ties to Qatar, which hosts a major USA military base and wi...

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Qatar Petroleum says production not impacted by Gulf crisis

They accuse Qatar of supporting terrorism and destabilizing the region with ties to their Shiite rival, Iran, and its support for groups such as the Muslim Brotherhood and Hamas. A senior UAE official...

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Conservatives, DUP agree to 'confidence and supply' deal on government

Conservatives, DUP agree to 'confidence and supply' deal on government

While the Northern Irish party will support the Conservative on key votes in parliament without an official deal of coalition, they are reportedly hoping for increased funding for the province as well...

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Anti-Science Reactionaries Now Hold Unexpected Sway After UK Election

Anti-Science Reactionaries Now Hold Unexpected Sway After UK Election

The DUP forged its combative brand of British nationalism in the Protestant areas of 1970s Belfast as the bloody "Troubles" pitched hardline unionists fighting to remain part of Britain against mainly...

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Trump won't say if tapes of Comey conversations exist

Trump won't say if tapes of Comey conversations exist

According to the ousted Federal Bureau of Investigation director, Trump said "I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go. "Do you solemnly swear to tell the truth, the...

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Kansas' Congressional Leaders React To Trump's Plan to Privatize Air Traffic Controllers

Kansas' Congressional Leaders React To Trump's Plan to Privatize Air Traffic Controllers

Union officials have complained that the FAA has been unable to resolve chronic controller understaffing at some of the nation's busiest facilities and pointed to the modernization effort's slow progr...

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Do Analysts See Any Upside to Cone Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:CNNX)?

However, most financial instruments are traded after hours, which means that the the closing price of a stock might not match the after-hours price. The shares were sold at an average price of $16.02,...

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Theresa May cuts deal with DUP hardliners as she scrambles for power

Theresa May cuts deal with DUP hardliners as she scrambles for power

A " confidence and supply " arrangement is a far looser deal than a formal coalition or pact. The DUP has agreed to the principles of a proposal to back the Tories on a " confidence and supply ba...

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Oil prices slide over fears of Libya glut

On the New York Mercantile Exchange, crude futures for July delivery fell 70 cents to settle at $47.66 a barrel, while on London's Intercontinental Exchange, Brent dipped by 47 cents to trade at...

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Raikkonen sets pace, Stroll 17th in Canadian Grand Prix practice

Raikkonen sets pace, Stroll 17th in Canadian Grand Prix practice

Then, with Ferrari's championship leader Sebastian Vettel piling on the pressure with a time only 0.004 slower, the Briton went even faster to finish with a flourish and a lap of one minute 11.459...

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Tick-tock: European Union says time pressing hard to start Brexit talks

Tick-tock: European Union says time pressing hard to start Brexit talks

We want to do this quickly, respecting the calendar. "We know when they must end". It is her first comment since Mrs May's Conservative party lost 13 seats. Talk in Britain that a different ruling c...

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Theresa May's minority United Kingdom government agrees confidence and supply deal with DUP

Theresa May's minority United Kingdom government agrees confidence and supply deal with DUP

May planned to form a coalition with the Northern Irish political party, which would involve the party's 10 Members of Parliament supporting the Conservative party on important votes. "May stares ...

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Wales ready for crunch battle without Bale, says Coleman

And while Savage admits that Wales will find it hard without their ever-reliable talisman Bale, he believes other players can take the opportunity to be the match-winner on Sunday. "This is another ...

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Merkel urges speedy Brexit talks after United Kingdom vote

She had spent the campaign denouncing Mr Corbyn as the weak leader of a spendthrift party that would crash Britain's economy and flounder in Brexit talks, while she would provide "strong and sta...

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Kevin Spacey tight-lipped about his plans as host of Tonys

This year, there's a new host, an old home and hope that a starry list of celebrities can cure the post-" Hamilton " hangover. Getting Kevin Spacey to spill the beans about his plans hosting the ...

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United Kingdom conservatives agree outline deal with DUP for support

United Kingdom conservatives agree outline deal with DUP for support

But the Sunday Times said Mr Johnson had been pressed by five Cabinet colleagues to oust Mrs May. "Boris set to launch bid to be PM as May clings on", echoed the Mail on Sunday. "She's attempting ...

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JEE Advanced results 2017: Haryana's Sarvesh Mehtani is all India topper

JEE Advanced results 2017: Haryana's Sarvesh Mehtani is all India topper

This year, students will be granted 11 marks as bonus to all students for three "ambiguous" questions asked in the exam. Candidates can go through the official website to know the result of the ex...

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