Sir John Major is 'concerned wary and dubious' over DUP confidence deal

Sir John said he want May to "succeed and stay" as the PM and understands clearly why she is doing the deal with the DUP however, his "main concern" is the Northern Ireland peace process. The former Northern Ireland First Minister said her meeting with Mr Varadkar was very good and that she was looking forward to a very positive relationship with the Irish premier.

Sharif to hold talks with Saudi leadership on Qatar fallout

In a rather surprising move, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain severed their ties with Qatar on June 5th, accusing it of supporting terrorism, opening up the worst rift in years among some of the most powerful states in the Arab world.

Anger boils over as London fire toll hits 30

The Communities Secretary understood some people would be concerned and said the number of buildings would be established in the emergency fire review. Mrs May said an inquiry, which is an official review of government action, was needed to ensure "this bad tragedy is properly investigated". Community organiser Pilgrim Tucker, who had worked closely with residents of Grenfell Tower during the refurbishment period, saw the blaze as the tragic effect of long-term neglect of an entire ...

Brexit minister Davis says UK could still walk away with no deal

The European Commission said the one-day meeting between its chief negotiator Michel Barnier and Brexit Secretary David Davis will take place "as part of the sequenced approach to the talks" set out by the EU, which require progress to be made on withdrawal arrangements before any talks on trade can begin.

Obstruction of justice case on Trump

A source familiar with the Mueller investigation, who confirmed the Washington Post report , told Reuters an examination of possible obstruction of justice charges was "unavoidable" given testimony by former FBI director James Comey . "FBI agents and federal prosecutors have also been examining the finances of other Trump associates, said USA officials familiar with the matter", the Post reported .

Trump acknowledges he is under investigation in Russian Federation probe

Rosenstein wrote the memo explaining the reasons why Trump should fire Comey . Rosenstein finds himself in a spot as he could face the President anger or answer questions about his own future role supervising Mueller when he could become a witness in the special counsel's probe.