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Clinging to job, May appoints ministers

Number 10 said the arrangement will be put to the Cabinet for discussion on Monday. But media reports suggest they had demanded the departure of May's joint chiefs of staff, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, as the price for allowing the 60-year-old vicar's daughter to stay in office.



Trump calls Comey a 'leaker'

Four members of the Senate Judiciary Committee, including Chairman Chuck Grassley and ranking Democrat Dianne Feinstein, had set a Friday deadline for Richman to respond after Comey testified that he gave the memo to him and asked him to anonymously disclose it to the media in an attempt to prompt the naming of a special counsel .


Northern Ireland's DUP says talks ongoing with Theresa May's Conservatives

Northern Ireland's DUP says talks ongoing with Theresa May's Conservatives

Her official speech following the vote made no reference to any aspect of the result besides her party winning the most seats and votes. The "confidence and supply" deal that Theresa May is trying to strike with the Democratic Unionist party is one of the most hand to mouth arrangements a minority government can use to keep it in power.


Kashmir: Thousands attend funeral of slain militant

Kashmir: Thousands attend funeral of slain militant

Indian authorities said that the curfew in parts of the region will remain in force till further orders. Authorities clamped a curfew across most of Indian-administered Kashmir for the first day of the Muslim Ramadan festival today and partially cut telephone services to thwart protests over the killing of a top rebel commander.