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Conservatives to strike 'sensible' deal with DUP, says Grayling

The prospect of the DUP getting everything it wants from London in exchange for propping up the Conservative government adds fuel to an already tense situation. In media interviews on June 12, the Conservative MP backed Theresa May and argued that voters had overwhelmingly backed the UK's Brexit plan. The Conservatives gained 42.4 per cent of the vote on June 8, while the Labour Party picked up 40 per cent.



Orlando Remembers Pulse Victims One Year After Shooting

City officials estimated that 15,000 people showed up for the memorial ceremony Monday evening at Lake Eola Park. He is handcuffed as the crowd chants "love conquers hate". Hundreds of people left flowers, cards and drawings at the nightclub to honor the victims. Choking back sobs, Poma said she missed everything about Pulse, whose site will become a permanent memorial.


Issue of UK-Irish Border Most Discussed at Brexit Talks - Davis

Issue of UK-Irish Border Most Discussed at Brexit Talks - Davis

Both sides will put top advisers to work immediately on a border agreement between Ireland and the United Kingdom , aiming to make sure the Irish peace agreement and the common travel area should as unaffected by Britain's European Union departure as possible.



How Theresa May's Snap Election Backfired

She called Thursday's snap election in a bid to strengthen her hand ahead of hard divorce negotiations with the European bloc. The surprisingly lackluster performance of the Conservatives in Britain's snap election yesterday has dealt a blow to Prime Minister Theresa May .


German lobby calls for fast Brexit deal on trade

German lobby calls for fast Brexit deal on trade

Until now, British prime minister Theresa May had insisted that both discussions should be held in parallel. "It was very important and useful to start off on the right foot as the clock is ticking ", said Barnier. "Our other key Brexit priority is ensuring we retain access to European Union labour, particularly permanent staff, without which our industry could not operate as it does today".


United Kingdom heatwave 2017 latest as weather warnings issued for Britain

United Kingdom heatwave 2017 latest as weather warnings issued for Britain

It was hotter in parts of the United Kingdom overnight than it was in Istanbul during the day, and temperatures are expected to continue to soar this week as the country basks in a heatwave. Forecaster Charlie Powell said: "The big thing this week is going to be the hot and very summery weather". "For some people, such as older people, those with underlying health conditions and those with young children, the summer heat can bring real health risks.