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UK Conservatives need to deliver an 'open' Brexit - Scotland leader

The party is losing seats in the UK's general election , including that of the party's deputy leader Angus Robertson , and former SNP leader Alex Salmond . Even effective media performers such as Mhairi Black and Tommy Sheppard were left with unexpectedly nervous waits to confirm their seats. Davidson, who led the Scottish Conservatives to its best performance since 1983, said she supported Prime Minister Theresa May who has said she will form a new government with assistance from ...



Greek PM congratulates Labour's Corbyn on election result

But May soldiered on Friday, re-appointing senior ministers to her Cabinet and holding talks with a small Northern Irish party about shoring up her minority government . But despite jubilation among Mr Corbyn's supporters at bloodying Mrs May' s nose, Labour MP Chris Leslie said the party should not pretend it achieved a "famous victory".


Russian police detain Putin critic Navalny ahead of Moscow protest

Russian police detain Putin critic Navalny ahead of Moscow protest

At least 200 people are believed to have been detained in the anti-corruption protests across Russian Federation so far. The leader of the Progress Party, who has previously been jailed for organising and leading protests, was left partly blinded after he was doused with a chemical green liquid in March.


Russian Opposition Leader Alexei Navalny Is Detained On Day Of Protests

Russian Opposition Leader Alexei Navalny Is Detained On Day Of Protests

Rallies in the Far East and Siberia came ahead of a planned march and protest at 1100 GMT in Moscow , which Navalny plans to hold on a central street in defiance of the authorities. Turnout was hard to calculate as ordinary people mingled with those protesting, but thousands filled the Tverskaya Street area in Moscow , many waving Russian flags and banners.



Theresa May to form minority government

May, jolted by the electoral setback, however, remained defiant to calls for her resignation and vowed to form a minority government with the informal backing of the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP). The British pollsters - and prime minister - have come up short once again. Meanwhile, the Labour Party is waiting in the wings to form a minority government should Mrs May fail to deliver.


Ivanka Trump says her father is optimistic

Ivanka Trump says her father is optimistic

But senators on the committee are expected to question Sessions about his meetings with Russians - a topic that has come under increased scrutiny amid investigations into Russia's interference in the USA election. "In light of reports regarding Mr. Comey's testimony before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, it is important that I have an opportunity to address these matters in the appropriate forum", Sessions wrote over the weekend.