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UK Election: Theresa May to form government with DUP backing

UK Election: Theresa May to form government with DUP backing

In such circumstances it is vital that the UK Government is able to act as a neutral arbitrator, bringing all sides together and seeking compromise on often entrenched and hard positions. "They want to see government providing that certainty and stability", she said . Well the mandate she has got is lost Conservative seats, lost votes, lost support and lost confidence.


May to form minority 'government of certainty'

May to form minority 'government of certainty'

UK Prime Minister Theresa May was clinging to power by her fingernails on Sunday after losing her parliamentary majority in last Thursday's election, as an agreement with the minority Democratic Unionist Party that would keep the Conservatives in power was still not finalized.


Moscow protest location changed, raising fear of arrests

Moscow protest location changed, raising fear of arrests

On the eve of the event, Navalny announced he was moving the the venue of the Moscow demonstration because the City Hall had blocked organisers' efforts to obtain a stage and sound equipment at the designated location. Authorities in Moscow had authorized a venue for the protest away from the city center. Several people were arrested earlier today at protests in the east of the country, with at least eleven being detained at a rally in the city of Vladivostok.



PM May not sobbing over election, Brexit minister says

But May has no majority and British politics is now deadlocked, meaning talks could be delayed. Now, all remains unclear. "We demand fresh leadership immediately". The UK Government wants the talks to take place in parallel during the Brexit process. The EU's priority is to conduct the talks in as orderly a fashion as possible, and not to allow any deal to weaken its own legal order (hence the constant warnings against British "cherry-picking").



Maryland, DC attorneys general plan lawsuit against Trump

It is at least the third filed by groups and businesses anxious that Trump might be profiting personally from his presidency. Payments to Trump's hotels do not qualify as a violation of the emoluments clause , which is meant to cover personal services performed by the president, the government said.



The reshuffle is the first step in a fight back

Ministers are tipped to push for a soft Brexit in their first meeting with the Prime Minister, follow a weekend cabinet reshuffle. Elizabeth Truss was moved from Justice Secretary to be Chief Secretary to the Treasury . Sajid Javid is another who has been rewarded for successfully containing a series of policy battles during the near-year he has been in post. Mr Green , who was appointed Secretary for Work and Pensions by Mrs May less than a year ago, has been an MP for 20 years and ...