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Marie Rimmer MP backs Owen Smith for Labour leadership

Marie Rimmer MP backs Owen Smith for Labour leadership

He told Sky News he made the offer to the beleaguered leader in talks following the mass resignations of the shadow cabinet in an attempt to "resolve this issue" without a leadership contest. alongside data on recognised equality characteristics". "I'm afraid for my staff. It's them that have been up there not me". "I think you have to respect the result of the referendum whether you welcome it or not", Corbyn told BBC Newsnight.


Verify: Did Trump encourage Russian hacking?

Verify: Did Trump encourage Russian hacking?

By focusing on Clinton's email drama, Trump drew attention away from the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia where US President Barack Obama was due to speak on Wednesday night and Clinton was expected to accept the party's presidential nomination on Thursday.



Merkel: Refugees Who Attack Us Mock Germany

But she said it's too early to say in detail what more may be required beyond the tightening of asylum and security laws already undertaken in recent months. Rejecting an industry group's criticism that politicians aren't doing enough to support it, Merkel said Thursday that the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, or TTIP, is "absolutely right and important, and absolutely in Europe's interest".



IS claim Nice attack as France mourns 84 victims

Stay informed: Sign up to our free weekly e-newsletter Subscribe to our monthly newspaper The Connexion. Image copyright AP Image caption Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel was shot dead after ramming his lorry into crowds Radicalised too quickly? Nice's famed Promenade des Anglais is gradually reopening and becoming a shrine to the dead, with memorials set up on the westbound lane of the road where victims were felled by an attacker with a truck.



British PM: Immigration control must be part of EU-UK deal

Nearly 52 percent of the voters supported exiting the bloc. An index of consumer confidence plunged almost five points to 106.6 in July - matching its biggest fall in six years and hitting its lowest level since 2013, polling firm YouGov and the Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR) said.



Three Russians withdrawn, three probed, 11 eligible for Rio

A leave-taking ceremony for the Russian Olympic team was held early on Thursday morning at Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport, a TASS correspondent reported from the scene. The International Olympic Committee left it to the individual sports' governing bodies to decide whether competitors should be banned from the games when it decided not to issue a blanket expulsion for the country.