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In defeat for Theresa May, Conservatives lose majority in UK Parliament

With results declared for almost all of the 650 seats, Conservatives won 318 while the opposition Labour secured 262, leaving neither party anywhere close to the 326 seats required for an overall majority. Theresa May said she will put together a government with the Democratic Unionists to provide "certainty" - but the Lib Dems said that she should be "ashamed" for carrying on. Consulte Mais Informação

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Virginia Democratic and Republican gubernatorial primary election results

He will face the victor of the Republican primary between former Republican National Committee Ed Gillespie , former Trump state campaign chairman Corey Stewart and state Sen. Northam's campaign had been expecting about 320,000 voters, similar to the last contested Democratic primary in 2009. There were roughly 366,000 votes cast in the Republican primary, and just short of 543,000 cast in the Democratic primary. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sessions tells Kamala Harris that her questions make him 'nervous'

Sessions tells Kamala Harris that her questions make him 'nervous'

Sessions requested an open hearing, though he made clear in his opening remarks and several times during his testimony that there were some things he would not discuss, including confidential conversations with the president. Sheldon Whitehouse, the top Democrat on a subcommittee of the Judiciary panel, said: "As someone who served in the Department of Justice, I would love to know what he is talking about". Consulte Mais Informação

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German experts to investigate Kabul bombing that killed 150

German experts to investigate Kabul bombing that killed 150

More than 300 other were wounded in the bombing. No group including the Taliban insurgents has so far claimed responsibility behind the attack but the Afghan officials are saying that the Haqqani terrorist network based in Pakistan plotted and carried out the attack although the leader of the network in a voice message said today that the group has no role in the incident. Consulte Mais Informação

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Theresa May pressured to resign after British election disaster

He said voters had rejected her Brexit plan. She is in the process of striking a deal with the Democratic Unionist Party allowing her to form a government . "She's then got to present a programme to parliament", he said. He later said it was it was "pretty clear who has won this election ". "With a weak negotiating partner , there's a danger that the (Brexit) negotiations will turn out badly for both sides". Consulte Mais Informação

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Russian Opposition Leader Alexei Navalny Detained On Day Of Large Protests

Navalny was detained Monday along with hundreds of his supporters throughout the country in anti-corruption protests aimed at Russian President Vladimir Putin and his allies. "Since the 1990s, we have seen courageous women in Russia's civil groups and journalism, who choose to [take a] risk and make a difference because they are free people and want to live in a free Russian Federation", said Tatiana Lokshina, program director of Human Rights Watch in Moscow . Consulte Mais Informação

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President Trump now under investigation for possible obstruction of justice, WAPO reports

American intelligence agencies concluded in January that Russian Federation worked to interfere in the election, helping Trump and hurting his rival Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton. Democrats, reacting to the chatter, said that if Trump fired Mueller they'd try to enact an independent counsel statute so they could appoint him. In testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee last week, Comey affirmed that he previously told Trump he was not personally being investigated in the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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