Theresa May replaces David Cameron as Prime Minister

Cameron , who has governed since May 2010, said he would offer his resignation to Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace on Wednesday after attending a final session of Prime Minister's Questions in the House of Commons. Her withdrawal also follows a row over and interview with the Times newspaper which suggested she had said she would be a better leader than rival Theresa May because she is a mother.

PM-in-waiting May wants 'best deal for Britain' with EU

But, in a sign deep splits within the Conservative Party are still yet to heal following the divisive European Union referendum campaign, those MPs who had backed Mrs Leadsom as leader hit out at the treatment of her during the leadership election.

Kashmir violence: Rajnath Singh reaches out to Omar Abdullah, Sonia Gandhi

The former chief minister was responding to the appeal by the PDP-BJP coalition government to all stakeholders including mainstream and separatist groups to help in government's efforts for restoring normalcy in the state. He had accompanied Prime Minister Narendra Modi. They were to return home tomorrow but the NSA came early. Mobs today torched a police station in Sopore and targeted the air force airport in Pulwama along with other security installations in Kashmir as ongoing clashes ...

Israel and Turkey officially end diplomatic rift

As part of the agreement, Turkey had committed to help pressure Hamas in Gaza to repatriate the dead soldiers and the Israeli citizens being held there. President Erdo─čan announced hours after the deal was signed that the first aid ship would be sent to Gaza "before Eid", referring to Muslim religious holiday that is expected to fall on July 5.

Support Rule of Law in West PH Sea Arbitration

It is also closely watching the movements of nearby countries before the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague issues a ruling on the dispute between China and the Philippines. and its small clique keep encroaching on its interests on its doorstep", state-run Global Times said in an editorial today. In the past two years, China has constructed artificial islands and placed military facilities on disputed features elsewhere in the South China Sea.

May to Succeed Cameron, Becoming U.K.'s 54th Prime Minister

May to Succeed Cameron, Becoming U.K.'s 54th Prime Minister

Mrs May, who backed a Remain vote in the European Union referendum, is seeking to reassure Leave supporters that she will implement the Brexit vote - and make it work for the UK. Setting out plans to change the way big businesses are governed, Mrs May was due to say consumers and workers should have places on their boards. She had been strongly criticised over a newspaper interview in which she appeared to suggest that being a mother meant she had more of a stake in the country's future than ...