Anti-EU UKIP's leader Nuttall resigns upon election fiasco

I always knew that in the first year, we would face a hard set of local elections but I was confident that with a summer of reform we could work on refocusing our party on a new future. "Corbyn looked comfortable in his own skin". Neil Hamilton, UKIP's leader in the Welsh Assembly, said his party's vote had been "squeezed" as the election had become a "binary competition between Labour and the Tories".

USA progressive senator backs UK Labour Party leader

USA progressive senator backs UK Labour Party leader

Pressed by host David Dimbleby, Corbyn then ruled out using nuclear weapons first in a conflict and refused to be drawn on whether he would be prepared to use them as a retaliatory measure. The Labour leader outlined terrorism, cyber attacks and environmental concerns as the major security issues facing the country. "I also said the sky will not fall in if we leave the EU", May told the audience.

Three men arrested in connection with London attack

Three men arrested in connection with London attack

According to a BBC report , the third attacker has been identified as " Youssef Zaghba , a 22-year-old Moroccan-Italian man who lived in east London ". But he successfully got them back after a court determined there wasn't enough evidence to arrest him. After that incident, Italian authorities entered his information in SIS - the Schengen Information System - a network that allows Schengen countries to enter and consult intelligence about people wanted or missing, the papers said.

United Kingdom election: Theresa May could lose parliamentary majority, exit poll shows

Instead, she risked an ignominious exit after just 11 months at Number 10 Downing Street, which would be the shortest tenure of any prime minister for nearly a century. Their former leader, Nick Clegg, who was deputy prime minister from 2010 to 2015, lost his seat. "It's rather early to make rash predictions". It's been a tumultuous 12 months since the country voted to leave the European Union in the Brexit referendum past year, against projections.

Pound plunges as shock exit poll announced

The official exit poll , published after polling stations closed at 10 p.m. BST, is predicting a hung parliament , with the incumbent Conservatives failing to win an overall majority as the left-wing Labour Party under Jeremy Corbyn gains 34 seats.

London Mayor Calls On Gov't To Cancel Trump's State Visit

The U.S. ambassador to Qatar is also on the spot this week after Trump linked Qatar on Twitter with the " funding of Radical Ideology " and seemingly took sides with Saudi Arabia in Monday's diplomatic flare-up with Qatar. Khan knows that Trump's tweets have partially served to reinforce the preexisting conflict between the two men. It was not clear whether Trump Jnr read Mr Khan's actual article before misconstruing the London Mayor's comments .