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Author: 0 European Union ready for Brexit negotiations, says Merkel

May said Barwell would help her "reflect on the election and why it did not deliver the result I hoped for". May's pledges also mark a shift in tone, to present the positive side of Brexit after stressing the "threats" against Britain from European Union officials earlier in the campaign, and warning repeatedly that the hugely complex negotiations will begin only 11 days after Thursday's election.

Global Media Britain's snap election backfires on Prime Minister Theresa May
Author: 0 Britain's snap election backfires on Prime Minister Theresa May

Cooper, who was associated with Gordon Brown's faction in the party and is married to former chancellor Ed Balls , was to be the traditionalist candidate, adopting a tough policy on immigration to appeal to the white working class. Martin Selmayr, senior aide to European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, responded to the resignations by tweeting the word "bauernopfer" - German for the sacrifice of a pawn in chess.

Author: 0 Warriors' Green will be on the court for this Finals Game 5

After losing every Game 3 of the 2016 playoffs and suffering through their worst playoff performances of each of their first two series in 2017, the stage was set for the Golden State Warriors to lose Game 3 of the 2017 Finals in Cleveland .

Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn rules out deal with SNP in hung parliament

And viewers were left to read between the lines. SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon launched the party's manifesto today promising to push the case for renewables across all sectors at Westminster. The SNP leader has previously called for a second vote on Scotland's constitutional future between autumn 2018 and spring 2019. "We're fighting this election to win", Labour said in a statement.

Global Media Britain's May seeks deal to cling to power
Author: 0 Britain's May seeks deal to cling to power

The outcome leaves May on Saturday battling to unite different factions in her party and reliant on the 10 seats of socially-conservative Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party parliamentarians just nine days before the United Kingdom begins negotiating its departure from the EU.

Global Media Tottering Theresa May names new UK Cabinet as critics circle
Author: 0 Tottering Theresa May names new UK Cabinet as critics circle

Instead, she has left Britain's government ranks in disarray days before the divorce negotiations are due to start. May should be able to use these two set-piece events to shape the country's future. That power is now lost . Senior Conservative lawmaker Graham Brady said the prospect of being propped up by the socially conservative DUP , which is strongly focused on Northern Ireland's specific political complexities, was causing concern in his party.

Author: 0 Conservatives, DUP agree to 'confidence and supply' deal on government

Office worker Christina Kelly, 38, described the result as "not exactly an ideal situation" but said it would likely focus more attention on Northern Ireland and particularly how Brexit would affect the region. That means the DUP would back the government on confidence motions and budget votes, but it's not a coalition government or a broader pact. "The Conservatives have not yet broken the British system of democracy, but through their hubris and incompetence they have managed to make ...

Author: 0 United Kingdom prime minister's top aides resign after election fiasco

She said she was confident that the Tories would be able to work together with the Democratic Unionist Party in the "interests of the whole UK". Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn , riding a wave of acclaim for his party's unexpectedly strong showing, called on May to resign.

Author: 0 UK prime minister makes Cabinet appointments

The Conservatives won the biggest share of seats in Thursday's election, but lost their majority in Parliament and will have to rely on support from a smaller party to govern. Get a grip, everyone", he wrote in an article for The Sun. George Osborne called Theresa May a "dead woman walking". . The move might offer hope to Conservative lawmakers who have criticised her style of government.

Global Media 'Dead Woman Walking': Amid Election Fallout, Theresa May Stands On Shaky Ground
Author: 0 'Dead Woman Walking': Amid Election Fallout, Theresa May Stands On Shaky Ground

The 60-year-old is struggling to reassert her authority after losing her parliamentary majority in Thursday's snap election, just days before Brexit talks begin. The deal could see May accept some DUP policy proposals in exchange for their support, similar to the Labour-Liberal Democrat alliance in 1977. Ahead of Mrs Foster travelling to London , senior conservatives said the election had shown there was no longer support for a "hard Brexit".

Global Media UK leader May strikes tentative deal with N Ireland party
Author: 0 UK leader May strikes tentative deal with N Ireland party

He said the Conservative election manifesto - which Hill and Timothy were key in drafting - was "a full assault on the core Tory voters, who are senior citizens". She insisted she would press ahead with Brexit talks, which are to begin in 10 days. "There is no doubt that the Conservative Party failed to match the initial expectations of a convincing landslide", Matthew Goodwin, professor of politics and global relations at the University of Kent, England, told ABC News via email one ...

Author: 0 Doubts over Theresa May's grip on power as DUP deal talks continue

The DUP, although it wants to leave the European Union , will insist on keeping the single market that allows the free flow of goods across the UK's border with Ireland. The DUP won 10. "This is still on", Corbyn told the Sunday Mirror newspaper. Some members of Parliament in May's Tory party and the rival Labour Party favor a softer Brexit , in which the United Kingdom might maintain a much closer relationship with the EU.

Author: 0 Israeli fire kills Palestinian near Gaza border: hospital, residents

A delegation from Palestinian resistance movement Hamas headed by the new leader of the movement's political bureau, Ismail Haniyeh, plans to visit Iran in the near future, according to a Hamas official. It is not clear what message Sinwar has taken to Cairo , but analysts believe the aim is to try to keep Egypt on side and show Hamas can be a partner.

Author: 0 Chinese President Calls for Solidarity, Cooperation with SCO Members

Its two-day summit, which kicked off on Thursday in Astana , focuses on issues related to cooperation in the fight against global terrorism, security, and the situation in the Middle East and Afghanistan. China, Russia , Kazakhstan , Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, India and Pakistan are members of the Shanghai organization. New Delhi opposes OBOR as one of its component, China Pakistan Economic Corridor, infringes on the sovereignty of India since it passes through areas New ...

Global Media Britain's May still in talks with DUP on power deal
Author: 0 Britain's May still in talks with DUP on power deal

May's courting of DUP has triggered criticism in the media and among members of her party, who have described DUP as anti-abortionist and regressive on LGBTI rights. An alliance, at what cost? As Mrs May clings on to power, there is disquiet within her party about the link-up with the DUP, which opposes same-sex marriage and abortion.

Author: 0 United Kingdom prime minister insists she is staying put

But Johnson reacted to media speculation on Twitter by dismissing any rebellion: "I am backing Theresa May . Let's get on with the job", he said. After an initial round of discussions, Downing Street had said on Saturday that the "principles of an outline agreement" had been agreed with the DUP .

Global Media Britain: May to form government with DUP
Author: 0 Britain: May to form government with DUP

In a statement at Downing Street, after returning from Buckingham Palace, where she received the Queen's permission to form a government, May shrugged off a growing backlash in the Conservative party, and said she would provide the "certainty" the country needed, reports the Guardian .

Author: 0 After UK Election, The Only 'Certainty' In Britain Is Uncertainty

Confirming her party will attend talks on Monday, Sinn Féin's Northern leader Michelle O'Neill said the DUP-Conservative relationship meant nationalists would turn away from the British government and instead look to the Republic of Ireland for impartial support in peace talks.

Global Media Alex Salmond out in bad night for the SNP
Author: 0 Alex Salmond out in bad night for the SNP

The SNP leader added: "It is an inescapable fact that we also suffered some bitterly disappointing losses last night". Among the dramatic casualties were Angus Robertson, its leader in the U.K. "Her position I think is very, very hard". Swinney acknowledged that the IndyRef2 issue, which dominated debate in Scotland, had played a "significant" part in a disappointing result for the SNP .

Global Media DUP agrees principles to back UK Conservatives
Author: 0 DUP agrees principles to back UK Conservatives

Mrs May was working on a Cabinet reshuffle, although the election result makes it less likely she will risk alienating colleagues by making wholesale changes as she can not afford to have disgruntled former ministers sniping at her from the backbenches.

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