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by | July 09, 2019 | 17:28

About 160,000 members of the governing party are choosing Britain's next leader, in a country of 64 million people. Leadership rival Jeremy Hunt also said he would walk away without a deal, but told The Sunday Telegraph it was "not the most secure way of guaranteeing Brexit " because MPs would try to block it.

by | July 09, 2019 | 16:38

Trump revamped the traditional Fourth of July celebration in Washington this year, putting himself at the center of the festivities. Leading environmentalists not invited to the White House event were not impressed. Despite the criticism for his record, Trump has also repeatedly claimed clean air and drinking water are priorities for his administration. The Midwest is experiencing the impacts of climate change now.

by | July 09, 2019 | 16:14

Footage taken from below western Europe's tallest building shows the climber near the top as crowds gathered below and were heard gasping as he climbed without any ropes. Another witness, Rose E Gillott, said that two police cars, two ambulances and a drone were deployed in response. Suspect #1 is free climber extraordinaire Alain Robert; the "French Spider-Man" who's been done numerous times for scaling public buildings, as this is clearly the work of someone a bit more skilled than your ...

by | July 09, 2019 | 15:42

Sign-up now and enjoy one (1) week free access! Stakes are high for the talks which follow a week of US-Taliban negotiations with both sides eyeing a resolution to the bloody 18-year conflict. The US envoy told Mashaal Radio in Doha on Monday that the US wants further progress on the remaining certain issues to resolve them. The Taliban previously refused to meet directly with any members of Afghanistan's government, calling them "Western puppets".

by | July 09, 2019 | 15:33

We need to understand whether there are prospects for this kind of talks, we need to understand what sort of a format is on offer . The Ukrainian leader also suggested that the talks should be mediated by US President Donald Trump, UK Prime Minister Theresa May, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron.

by | July 09, 2019 | 15:31

A lawsuit filed by the couple in NY states that the couple was shocked to give birth to two boys who were not of Asian descent, USA media reported. A new lawsuit claims that the clinic knew about the mix-up but concealed it from the parents who were devastated upon giving birth to someone else's babies in March.

by | July 09, 2019 | 13:02

The ministry has also called upon the global community and all organizations that are dealing with the freedom of the media to give an appropriate response to the journalist's words. The protests quickly devolved into a double crisis, pitting Moscow against Tbilisi and the protesters in Georgia against their own government. A Russian ban on direct flights to Georgia, in response to the recent protests, came into effect on Monday.

by | July 09, 2019 | 11:45

The official declined to disclose how many troops have left Yemen and how many remain. The UAE official emphasised on his country's continued support for Saudi Arabia, saying discussions on troops' movements had been coordinated for more than a year.

by | July 09, 2019 | 10:48

London-based Amnesty International has described President Rodrigo Duterte's clampdown on illegal drugs as "systematic" campaign of abuses, with Bulacan as "the country's bloodiest killing field "-with the non-government organization focused on human rights saying the media losing interest in the killings and the government failing to investigate or proving adequate treatment programs for drug users".

by | July 09, 2019 | 10:31

The Pentagon maintains that the sale will not influence the "basic military balance" in the region and will merely " enhance " Taiwan's ability " to meet current and future regional threats and to strengthen its homeland defense ". But this is not the first time Taiwan has purchased arms from the United States; over the past 9 years, the US has sold $15 billion worth of arms to Taiwan.

by | July 09, 2019 | 10:19

Maseko, who came from a poor township outside Pretoria, said that his role model was Nelson Mandela. South African Mandla Maseko, known as 'The Afronaut , ' who won the chance in 2015 to be the first black African to go space, has died before he could fulfil his lifelong ambition, in a motorcycle accident on Saturday.

by | July 09, 2019 | 07:58

In Washington, officials authorized administrative subpoenas of the Department of Licensing to conduct a facial recognition scan of all license applicants' photos, though it is unclear whether the state executed those searches, the Post reported .

by | July 09, 2019 | 07:43

Omar, Tlaib, and Pressley have not yet responded to Pelosi's public rebuke. Omar, Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., Ayanna Pressley , D-Mass., and Rashida Tlaib , D-Mich was against the measure, with Omar, saying that the bill was only throwing more money at the Trump administration that she accused of committing human rights abuses.

by | July 09, 2019 | 06:28

A report to member states obtained by Reuters said the agency had verified the enrichment level using online enrichment monitors and samples had also been taken on Monday for analysis. Semi-official news agencies in Iran had earlier reported that the country began enriching uranium on Monday to 4.5%, breaking the limit set four years ago.

by | July 09, 2019 | 06:24

The measure was signed into law Monday by Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo . The " Trust Act " allows the commissioner of New York's Department of Taxation and Finance to turn over state income tax returns when requested by a chairman of the three congressional tax committees: House Ways and Means, Senate Finance and the Joint Committee on Taxation.

by | July 09, 2019 | 05:28

Watch the @FoxNews weekend daytime anchors, who are bad, go after her big time . President Donald Trump's surprising, anti-Fox News Tweets over the weekend angrily criticized the network for inviting on too many Democrats and citing New York Times reporting, but what apparently set him off was when the channel that routinely praises his every move instead accidentally broadcast a bar full of soccer fans swearing at him.

by | July 09, 2019 | 05:08

But critics have noted that air and water quality have slipped in recent years after years of improvements following the imposition of stronger environmental regulations. Trump". While the US has made drastic improvements on the quality of air and water in recent decades, Trump has reversed course on several policies proposed by the Obama administration to push for more reductions in pollution and greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to climate change.

by | July 09, 2019 | 01:56

Swalwell, though, failed to gain traction in a crowded Democratic field and only qualified for the first set of Democratic debates because of the Democratic National Committee's 1% poll standard, not because of grassroots support. Bullock is likely to earn a spot in the July debate, hosted by CNN, now that Swalwell is out of the race. "Being honest with ourselves, we had to look at how much money we were raising, where we were in the polls", he said.

by | July 08, 2019 | 23:24

Rescuers were finally able to clean the curry off of the herring gull after he put up a bit of a fight and covered the veterinary team in curry water. The bird has since been named Vinny, after vindaloo curry. Tiggywinkles posted that he'll be recovered enough for release "very soon". It is expected that he will be released into the wild soon.

by | July 08, 2019 | 21:20

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was "essentially right" with her comments about the lack of influence that far-left Democrats, including Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, are having on the party, ex-Speaker Newt Gingrich said Monday. The Young Democrats of America and Indiana Young Democrats announced Sunday that Speaker of the United States House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi will headline the 2019 Young Democrats of America Convention in Indianapolis.