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A hung Parliament - 5 things to know

London [U.K.], June 10: Outrightly rejecting calls for her resignation, Prime Minister Theresa May is considering to clinch a deal with the Democratic Unionists Party (DUP) to guide the United Kingdom through crucial Brexit talks. She had hoped for a more decisive majority than the 331 seats won by former prime minister David Cameron in the 2015 general election but instead she ended by sacrificing the small lead she did have in Parliament.


BJP forms panel to consult parties on Presidential polls

BJP forms panel to consult parties on Presidential polls

Venkaiah Naidu (Urban Development) as well as Finance Minister Arun Jaitley are members of the committee, the Bharatiya Janata Party said in a statement. The opposition has made it clear they would await the choice of the ruling side before announcing its strategy. The panel will hold meetings with BJP allies and Opposition parties, PTI reported.


Government actively working towards bank consolidation: Arun Jaitley

Government actively working towards bank consolidation: Arun Jaitley

RBI Deputy Governor SS Mundhra who was also present at the meeting said RBI has formed an internal committee on this which is collecting information of bad loan accounts from banks. Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Monday that states that are keen on waiving loans on farmers "must generate funds from their own resources".



Qatar begins shipping cargo through Oman to bypass Gulf rift

Among the punitive measures Saudi Arabia and its allies imposed was a ban on Qatar Airways flights and a prohibition of the airline's use of surrounding airspace. Macron's office says that the French leader called for a de-escalation of tensions, and stressed the importance of regional stability and joining forces to fight terrorism.



China supports Philippines' US-backed fight against Islamists

In Marawi , military spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Jo-ArHerrera confirmed the U.S. assistance , telling a news conference: "They are not fighting". The US embassy confirmed it had offered support, at the request of the Philippines government, but gave no details.


What Are Analysts Opinions On AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS)

What Are Analysts Opinions On AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS)

United States Steel (NYSE:X) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, April 25th. For the quarter, shares have been noted at -18.75%. Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. Investors may be tracking various technicals on shares of United States Steel Corp (X). Stockholders of record on Wednesday, May 10th were issued a $0.05 dividend.