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Michael Gove returns to Cabinet in Theresa May's post-election reshuffle

Michael Gove returns to Cabinet in Theresa May's post-election reshuffle

His return to the Cabinet was seen as a concession to hard Brexiteers to balance the appointment of Remain-backing Damian Green as First Secretary of State. The Green Party had said he was "entirely unfit" for the brief because of his "attempt to wipe the subject from our children's curriculum". Pakistani-origin Sajid Javid would also continue to hold his post of secretary of state for communities and local government, as would Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt.



Rep. Moulton calls for new Democratic leadership

Or, Pelosi could announce prior to the midterms that she won't seek the leadership position again, as New York Rep. Kathleen Rice suggested to CNN Wednesday. "And I think Republicans are just doing a much better job of that right now". Republicans , on the other hand, want Pelosi to keep her job. "I don't think when people vote, they vote based on leadership in Washington ", said Rep.


Opposition a divided house over Presidential election: BJP

Opposition a divided house over Presidential election: BJP

AIADMK (Amma) faction leader T T V Dhinakaran today announced the camp's support to NDA's candidate Ram Nath Kovind in the July 17 presidential poll . While Kovind is, as maverick BJP member "Shotgun" Sinha said, eminently qualified for the post, in the politics of caste calculus his chief qualification seems to be that he belongs to the Dalit community.


N.Korea conducts rocket engine test

N.Korea conducts rocket engine test

Saying that he wanted to evaluate South Korea's missile capability for himself, Moon added that he is now reassured. The UN Security Council earlier this month unanimously adopted a US-drafted resolution imposing new targeted sanctions on a handful of North Korean officials and entities, in response to a series of ballistic missile tests this year that are banned under UN resolutions.



Russian Federation fires Kalibr cruise missiles on Isis targets in Syria

Immediately following the Kalibr cruise missile attacks , follow up airstrikes took out any remaining targets. Russian Federation is one of the strongest backers of Syrian President Bashar Assad's government and has been carrying airstrikes in the country since September 2015.



UK Will Allow 3 Million EU Migrants To Stay After Brexit

During Friday's press conference, however, Tusk was unimpressed by the British prime minister's offer. Donald Tusk said the Prime Minister's proposal to give Europeans who have lived in the United Kingdom for five years a "settled" immigration status would leave EU citizens worse off.