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UK Parliament approves Theresa May's snap vote

UK Parliament approves Theresa May's snap vote

YESTERDAY Theresa May caught everybody by surprise when she announced a snap election in June. Unofficial electioneering kicked off in the weekly Prime Minister's Questions session in the House of Commons, as May traded barbs with Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.



Hansen says Lions counterpart Gatland "clutching at straws"

The squad is only three fewer than Clive Woodward took on the ill-fated 2005 New Zealand campaign. Ross Moriarty , impressive at number eight for Wales in the Six Nations, said he was "shocked and delighted" to be selected, while Ireland's New Zealand-born utility back Jared Payne was another unexpected inclusion.



All options need to be explored to rein in North Korea

The "strategic patience" doctrine, which was used by the previous Barack Obama administration, hinged on the U.S. focusing on isolating North Korea by putting pressure on them through sanctions and waiting for them to denuclearise. Suga, the Japanese government spokesman, said Japan hopes to discuss policies on North Korea with Pence and to convey a growing sense of urgency over its missile tests and other actions.


Early insults fly as MPs clear the way for June polls

Early insults fly as MPs clear the way for June polls

Spiking by more than three cents to $1.2876 United States in the hours after May's announcement Tuesday of a June 8 general election, the pound hit its highest level since early October. Recent polls have given the Conservatives a comfortable lead: one conducted by YouGov on the 12-13 April found that 44 per cent supported the Conservatives, against 23 per cent for Labour and 12 per cent for the Liberal Democrats.


USA military confirms apparent failed North Korea missile test

USA military confirms apparent failed North Korea missile test

Pence's visit, full of Cold War symbolism, comes amid increasing tensions and heated rhetoric on the Korean Peninsula. The North Korean launch took place an hour before Pence and his party left from Anchorage, Alaska to Seoul, and Pence soon made contact with President Trump in Florida; his aides told us -based reporters.



Canada, USA and Mexico announce joint-World Cup bid in 2026

The nation also hosted the 1999 FIFA Confederations Cup and the 2011 FIFA U-17 World Cup , both of which were won by Mexico. Mexico held the tournament in 1970 and 1986. The first consists of a strategy and consultation phase which will end next month. Previously, the voting power was wielded by an executive ruling committee of around two dozen countries.