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Author: 0 Up high? Too slow! Corbyn's high-five ends in awkward thud

Many of the Labour leader's most vocal backbench critics were forced to pay tribute to him after seeing their majorities grow under his tenure at the helm of the party. "I think he has done a really, really good job getting across a hopeful optimistic vision and set of policies". Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn , overjoyed by the better-than-expected results in the United Kingdom election, had an awkward mishap after going in for a celebratory high-five with Shadow Defense Secretary Emily ...

People Child Labour: A need for intervention
Author: 0 Child Labour: A need for intervention

However, such help often keeps children out of school and thus outside the possibility of joining the modern sector of the economy. Hoping that the states that are left, will work hard to see that before the next Children's Day, they will see that this Act is domesticated in their states.

People Jeremy Corbyn: 'I can still be prime minister'
Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn: 'I can still be prime minister'

The Speaker of the House, Conservative John Bercow, also does not vote. When May called the election in April, she did so with the Conservatives riding high in the polls, and the pound had surged on expectations that a big majority for the Conservatives would allow her to quell the so-called euroskeptics in her parliamentary ranks.

People Ready if BJP holds fresh elections in UP: Nitish Kumar
Author: 0 Ready if BJP holds fresh elections in UP: Nitish Kumar

I'm ready for it tomorrow if they want it. " NDA , BJP people (MPs), who won from UP and Bihar, should resign from Lok Sabha membership, and conduct fresh elections", he said. "Waving off loans won't end ordeals of the farmers". "Farmers are angry over it. BJP had promised many things to farmers and now forgot", he said. He demanded that the details of compensation paid by the insurance companies to farmers against the premium paid by the Centre and the State be made public.

Author: 0 Ten government soldiers killed in Philippines military air strike: minister

Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said this Saturday, adding that soldiers encountered problems in clearing the battle-torn city of terrorists as civilians remained trapped in the conflict zone, delaying military operations. So far, the eleven days of fighting between the insurgents and government forces in Marawi City has resulted in the deaths of 19 civilians, 120 insurgents and 39 Philippine security personnel.

Author: 0 Trump won't say if Comey conversations were taped

The FBI chief he fired called the president a liar, but the response from many Republicans was a collective shrug. President Donald Trump continues to define James Comey as "a leaker ", slamming the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director once again in a tweet on Sunday.

Author: 0 UK PM To Seek Queen's Permission To Form Govt

May said she was confident that the Tories would be able to work together with the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) in the "interests of the whole of Britain". May had called Thursday's early election to strengthen her hand in Brexit talks but instead lost the Conservatives' overall majority in Parliament.

People Maharashtra SSC board results out on June 13
Author: 0 Maharashtra SSC board results out on June 13

This year it has conducted the SSC exam and the candidates who had appeared for the exam can get the results from the official website . The Board is expected to notify students about the declaration of results on its website . The other websites where the Maharashtra SSC 2017 results can be accessed are http://mh-ssc.ac.in and http: //msbshse .ac.in. More than 17.66 lakh students had appeared in the SSC examination .

Author: 0 Vladimir Putin critic reportedly detained before Moscow protest

Yulia, the wife of Alexei Navalny , said Monday that he was arrested outside his home en route to the centerpiece demonstration on the Tverskaya Street. Meanwhile there was also a large police presence in St. Petersburg where a protest was taking place at the Field of Mars park, where protesters were chanting "shame".

Author: 0 We Love Manchester Emergency Fund passes £10 million mark

Grande had already re-released her 2014 hit " One Last Time " as a charity single , and her " One Love Manchester " concert album, available on Apple, Spotify and Tidal , is raising funds for the Red Cross charity as well. The highlight of the event was when Grande sang an emotional and overpowering cover " Somewhere Over the Rainbow ", Judy Garland's signature song. The We Love Manchester Emergency Fund had already reached roughly $9 million prior to the concert and expected to earn ...

People ISIS claims Manila casino attack despite police denial
Author: 0 ISIS claims Manila casino attack despite police denial

Abella said the victims died "due to suffocation at the second floor gaming area, which had been set on fire by the perpetrator" before the gunman committed suicide on the fifth floor of the resort's Maxim Hotel. Stephen Reilly, the resort's chief operating officer, said only guards on the complex's perimeter are armed. Kimberly Molitas, a spokeswoman for the capital's police office, said $2.27m worth of casino chips stolen during the raid had been recovered.

People Nawaz Sharif leaves for Saudi Arabia amid Qatar crisis
Author: 0 Nawaz Sharif leaves for Saudi Arabia amid Qatar crisis

Qatar Airways has been hit hard by the dispute, with 18 destinations now out of bounds for the airline. Among the punitive measures Saudi Arabia and its allies imposed was a ban on Qatar Airways flights and a prohibition of the airline's use of surrounding airspace.

People British PM Theresa May seeks lifeline after bruising election result
Author: 0 British PM Theresa May seeks lifeline after bruising election result

He told her that any deal with the DUP must be made without jeopardising the Good Friday Agreement . DUP is strongly anti-abortion and anti-same sex marriage, for example - stances that aren't very popular in the rest of the UK. "He also noted the absence of any nationalist voice in Westminster following the election". The return to the Cabinet of Mr Gove - who clashed bitterly with Mrs May over tackling extremism when they were in Government together under David Cameron - will be ...

People Donald Trump: Deshaun Watson is going to be great National Football League player
Author: 0 Donald Trump: Deshaun Watson is going to be great National Football League player

Redshirt junior defensive end? Watson was the first player called out by Trump who mentioned multiple Tigers players in his speech congratulating Clemson on their College Football Playoff victory. The Clemson Tigers are headed to the nation's capital where they will be honored at the White House. Trump says it was one of the greatest games he ever watched.

People Niger recalls ambassador to Qatar in solidarity with Arab states
Author: 0 Niger recalls ambassador to Qatar in solidarity with Arab states

Supermarkets in Doha were laden with Turkish food items after Bahrain , UAE, Egypt and Saudi Arabia cut ties with the oil-rich gulf country which alarmed residents as food supplies are mainly imported from Saudi Arabia. U.S. President Donald Trump has offered strong criticism of Qatar as Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has called for "no further escalation" in the crisis.

People Can still be next British PM: says Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn
Author: 0 Can still be next British PM: says Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn

Some, like Mike Cherry, national chairman of the Federation of Small Businesses , want discussions to be delayed until Britain is "led by a government and a prime minister that will be in place for the duration". With 649 of 650 seats declared so far, the Conservative Party won 318 seats and loss of a clear majority (down from 331 seats and a majority of 17 seats).

Author: 0 Theresa May to 'reflect' after disastrous election result

That said, security was far from the only issue. In a political drama both brutal and surreal, British Prime Minister Theresa May tried Friday to carry on with the business of governing as usual, while her Conservative Party reeled from losing its parliamentary majority and her opponents demanded she resign .

Author: 0 May's UK election gamble backfires as Tories lose majority

May's position seems safe for the near future because Britain must start negotiations later this month on leaving the European Union , but most British newspapers agreed Saturday that she is only just clinging on. MORE: People are really scared that Boris Johnson is going to be the next Prime Minister 'I think we need a change'. That Conservative tally means the Tories have not only failed to build on their parliamentary majority, as May wanted to do, but they have lost their grip on ...

Author: 0 Montana's Gianforte avoids jail time for reporter assault

Gianforte won the election but pleaded guilty to misdemeanor assault in court today. Audio of the encounter taken by Jacobs recorded sounds of a scuffle, followed by Gianforte yelling for the reporter to "get the hell out of here". "I made a mistake and humbly ask for your forgiveness", Gianforte wrote . If Gianforte pleads guilty, West likely will announce the sentence at that time.

People Smirnoff ad winks at Russian meddling probe, Trump
Author: 0 Smirnoff ad winks at Russian meddling probe, Trump

A large advertisement seen at a train station says Smirnoff vodka is, "Made in America". It's putting up posters that show a bottle of vodka, a Moscow mule, and a line of text that reads, "Made in America". Smirnoff just threw some icy-cold shade at President Donald Trump . Ad agency 72andSunny confirmed to AdWeek that the campaign came from its NY office.

Author: 0 Sinn Fein's Adams says will not take up seats in Britain's parliament

Asked about the DUP's stance on LGBTI rights, Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon said the Conservatives "do not share their views and we do not have to". "They are going to back us on the big issues", he told the BBC's Andrew Marr. "Ireland is ready to sit with our 26 European Union colleagues and commence the negotiations because uncertainty is the enemy of stability and uncertainty is the enemy of business".

People Top two aides to British PM May quits
Author: 0 Top two aides to British PM May quits

Without such a majority, the government can not be assured of passing legislation and often has to rely on the support of other parties . I'm very proud to lead this party. "I do hope that the result of the election will have no major impact on the negotiations we are desperately waiting for". Interior Minister Amber Rudd, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon and Brexit minister David Davis staying put too.

Author: 0 Syria: Battle Launched To Liberate Raqqa From Islamic State

The attack on Al-Mashlab District and on the Division 17 base around 1 km to the north of the city center followed heavy overnight airstrikes, the observatory said. The US and its partners train Syrian rebels there to fight IS. The villages seized - Khirbet Mohsen and Khirbet al-Saba - are about 80 km (50 miles) from Raqqa city and are located 7 km south of the main road linking Raqqa and Aleppo.