Thursday August 24-th, 2017

Queen's Speech could be delayed, says Damian Green

That is because she is also trying to schedule the formal debate of her new government programme for next week and had on Monday yet to agree a final deal with the small Northern Irish Protestant party on whose support she will rely in parliament.

Brexit to go on, says May as she forms minority government

But Johnson said he backed May. May's snap election call was the second time that a Conservative gamble on the issue of Britain's relations with Europe backfired. The pound on Friday fell 1.7 percent against the USA dollar and 1.4 percent against...

British PM Theresa May seeks lifeline after bruising election result

PM Theresa May called for a snap election in order to consolidate power within the Conservative Party and House of Commons, as she was greatly ahead in opinion polls at that time . He stressed he did not share their ultra-conservative views on i...

Corbyn defies critics with vote share boost

Having once held a 15,000 majority, he lost out to Labour's Jared O Mara by more than 2000 votes. "I will now form a government ", May said in front of No. Under Tony Blair's New Labour, he was among the most rebellious party MPs, voting again...

British PM May looks 9 seats short of parliament majority - YouGov British PM May looks 9 seats short of parliament majority - YouGov

On Thursday, YouGov said their model showed the Conservatives were 9 seats short of a majority. But Corbyn has unequivocally ruled out a coalition deal with Nicola Sturgeon's SNP and Tim Farron, the Liberal Democrat leader, said in April that h...

UK Conservatives pledge no tax hike for top earners as vote nears UK Conservatives pledge no tax hike for top earners as vote nears

Mr Corbyn was challenged by small businessman Steve Rudd, who said he did not know if he would be able to expand his company and create jobs with the prospect of rises in personal tax and corporation tax if Labour wins power. Then again, if May had...

May, Corbyn clash over Brexit plans with United Kingdom vote 1 week away

Today, one week from polling day, the lead is nine points. "I don't have the simple answer for it at this stage - I don't think anybody would expect me to, because this election was called unexpectedly; we had two weeks to prepare all of this - but...

Penguins blow Game 2 open, beat Preds 4-1 Penguins blow Game 2 open, beat Preds 4-1

On Sunday, Jake Guentzel looked like a healthy scratch, the odd man out with Patric Hornqvist seemingly ready to return from an upper-body injury. Celebrities fire up fans on the ice before games. Against the quick-strike Penguins, it's just.778....

Trump invites new South Korean leader to US

Then, North Korea did not have a proven nuclear weapons program. North Korea further said that a South Korean agent named Jo Ki Chol and a "secret agent" named Xu Guanghai, director general of the Qingdao NAZCA Trade Co Ltd, met Kim in Dandong, o...

Despite Sasikala vs OPS, Why Doesn't TN Have a Full-time Governor?

Election Commission has already asked AIADMK to explain if Sasikala's ascension to the post of general secretary violated party bye-laws. However later in the day, Sasikala accused Panneerselvam of colluding with the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK)...

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