May seen fighting for survival after election failure

10 Juin, 2017, 21:27 | Author: Claudine Rigal
  • May seen fighting for survival after election failure

It may well be able to form a minority government with the help of Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party in the coming days and weeks, but the prime minister's ability to cling to the keys of Number 10 Downing Street is very much in doubt, and her stated goal of unifying the country behind her ahead of the upcoming Brexit negotiations with European Union leaders is utterly out of reach.

Class and education may not be the deciding factors in the most recent UK General elections, that pitted the young against the old.

That's odd, because surely one of the most noteworthy aspects of the election was the surprisingly strong showing of the Labour Party under the leadership of Jeremy Corbyn.

SIEGEL: The Conservatives evidently plan to govern with the Democratic Unionists, the dominant Protestant party in Northern Ireland providing the few votes in the House of Commons that they'll need to have a working majority.

It was not immediately clear what the DUP's demands might be and one DUP lawmaker suggested support might come vote by vote.

Chancellor Philip Hammond, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, Home Secretary Amber Rudd, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon and Brexit Secretary David Davis have all been kept on in their roles.

European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker said he hoped there would not be "further delay" in the Brexit talks that "we are desperately waiting for". "The question now is Theresa May's future obviously, it looks like rejection of a hard Brexit".

"We must in my view seek to deliver an open Brexit, not a closed one, which puts our country's economic growth first", Davidson said. But it is likely to mean that Britain will now seek a softer exit taking back government powers from the European Union while still trying to retain access to the single market.

Tusk spelt out the problem on Twitter: "We don't know when Brexit talks start". We know when they must end. "Do your best to avoid a "no deal" as result of 'no negotiations'". They could have asked for a second general election. She had a majority in Parliament.

Which Player Will Win the 2018 World Cup Golden Boot?
His Real Madrid side played quite poorly this season and he has been dealing with large shares of the criticism himself. This is something which will only further his playing career and his first accolade may come as soon as this summer.


Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW) Shares Bought by BTC Capital Management Inc
Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 37,716 shares of the company's stock, valued at $3,024,823.20. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This report was originally reported by Transcript Daily and is the property of of Transcript Daily.


Arians praises vets as Cardinals wrap up 3-day minicamp
The Cardinals will open up their 2017 season on Sunday, Sept. 10 when they head on the road to take on the Detroit Lions at 1 p.m. Palmer has compiled some fantastic statistics, throwing for more than 4,000 yards four of the last five seasons.


Ryssdal: Who, though, Stephen - and yes, May's job is at risk here - but who wants this job now?

May, however, insisted her party was still in pole position to lead, despite falling short by eight seats, CNN reports. To be clear, the Labour party does not currently possess a majority itself ― it still trails the Tories by 57 seats as of this writing ― but the Tories have now dipped below the 50 percent threshold, making for a hung parliament, and for huge pressure on May to resign. "And I don't feel like the current prime minister or, indeed, the Tory party, has any idea about what to do with Brexit at the moment".

Former Conservative minister Anna Soubry added that the premier "is in a very hard place. she now has to obviously consider her position".

"Mayhem" screamed the headline on the front page of The Sun, Britain's biggest selling newspaper that is normally sympathetic to the Conservatives. But after meeting with the queen, Theresa May insisted she will carry on.

With 649 of 650 seats declared, the Conservatives had won 318 seats and Labour 261 followed by pro-independence Scottish National Party on 34.

May failed to get the 326 seats her Conservative party needs for an outright majority. And the relationship between the Conservatives and its minority government partner, the Democratic Unionist Party, also remains unclear.

British voters just sent a strong signal that they are increasingly tired of xenophobic rhetoric and public policies based on the principle of economic austerity.

It is too early to know whether the nationalist populism stoked by a resurgent Russian Federation has peaked in the West, but if the recent elections in France and Britain are any guide, the isolationists who threw their lot in with the Trump administration and "America First" may soon face equally catastrophic losses.

Conseillé:

  • Trump does not intend to fire Sessions

    In addition to Spicer's remarks on Monday, President Trump also declined to express confidence in Sessions on Tuesday. The unnamed sources claim President Trump blames the recusal for the expansion of the Russian investigation.
    Saudi-led blockade on Qatar 'breaking up families'

    Saudi-led blockade on Qatar 'breaking up families'

    The dramatic moves came after years of tension between Qatar and its Gulf neighbours, in particular Saudi Arabia . Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called Friday for several countries to ease a blockade against Qatar.

    Pound dives as United Kingdom enters new period of uncertainty

    After the meeting, May gave a defiant speech which did not acknowledge the election result that saw her party lose 12 seats. She called this election to secure a mandate for her negotiating position, and the electorate snubbed her.
  • Les invités de Thierry Ardisson ce samedi 10 juin — Salut les Terriens !

    Les invités de Thierry Ardisson ce samedi 10 juin — Salut les Terriens !

    Pierre & Gilles, duo composé du photographe Pierre Commoy et du peintre pppk; , pour l'exposition "Pierre & Gilles". Il retrouvera le sociologue et philosophe Edgar Morin , auteur de Connaissance, ignorance, mystère .
    AMD and NVIDIA May Be Preparing Graphics Cards for Cryptocurrency Mining

    AMD and NVIDIA May Be Preparing Graphics Cards for Cryptocurrency Mining

    This is why AMD RX 570 and RX 580 GPUs in most retail stores and even online shops are sold out. AMD traditionally has a better reputation for mining cryptocurrencies.

    Scots urged to reject SNP and Tory cuts

    When she launched her party's election manifesto yesterday, Ms Sturgeon admitted that this timescale was now open to revision. Last year, Scottish Parliament delivered a democratic mandate for an independence referendum in the event of Brexit .
  • Un mystérieux cadavre découvert au domicile d'un sexagénaire blessé — Hauts-de-Seine

    Un mystérieux cadavre découvert au domicile d'un sexagénaire blessé — Hauts-de-Seine

    Le suspect serait "un intellectuel qui a eu des fonctions importantes", selon l'une de ses connaissances citée par Le Parisien . L'huissier de justice procédait à une expulsion locative lorsqu'il a fait la macabre découverte.

    Cavs halt Warriors to stay alive in NBA Finals

    And James has once again been criticized for not being more aggressive late in Game 3 , when he made a pass to Kyle Korver. Kyrie Irving was at the centre stage of the Cavs' turnaround, scoring 40 points, seven of them 3-pointers.

    Apple's iOS 11 enables iPhone NFC tag reading

    This function will let you enable a setting which will delete the app you never use when you're running low on storage. Going forward iOS 11-capable iPhones and iPads will be able to effectively leverage the NFC capabilities.
  • Sam Sumyk: 'French crowd is pathetic, no class'

    Sam Sumyk: 'French crowd is pathetic, no class'

    No. 20 Pablo Carreno Busta, and Djokovic vs. - The Serbian second seed will meet Austrian Dominic Thiem in the next round. I obviously was a little bit nervous .
    Grandma suspected in stabbings that killed baby arrested

    Grandma suspected in stabbings that killed baby arrested

    Nicole Darrington-Clark was found in San Bernardino, seven miles away from where the stabbings happened. O'Neal said she tried to reach out to someone but never thought Clark would attack her grandchildren.
    UK Conservatives need to deliver an

    UK Conservatives need to deliver an "open" Brexit - Scotland leader

    Conservative Scottish Secretary David Mundell told BBC Scotland: "It's becoming increasingly clear the SNP bubble has burst". He added: "The SNP have lost many fine parliamentarians this evening and that's a grievous blow to the SNP".


Populaire

Apple's Latest iOS Update says goodbye to iPhone 5 and 5C
Many features made it to the stage including a new file system, a dock for apps, and drag and drop. The error reads "The developer of this app needs to update it to work with iOS 11 ".

Kane to captain England against Scotland
Hopefully, I've got quite a few more years left and I can learn and get better and really push forward". Asked how Kane had reacted to the news, Southgate replied: "He was pretty chuffed (pleased)".

Did Sidney Crosby Get Away With A Dirty Play?
Crosby undoubtedly will be Public Enemy No. 1 at Bridgestone Arena , especially after Thursday night's performance. It snapped a 0-for-11 slump for the Penguins' man advantage and was their first five-on-four goal of the series.

Amazon's Prime Video app is coming to Apple TV
The two companies have been competitors in the video industry, but both parties eventually came to an agreement earlier this year. That means Amazon Prime Video subscribers will soon be able to stream TV shows and movies to their TV using an Apple TV device.

Body found in search of 8th London Bridge Victim
Questions are being raised about whether British police missed crucial warning signs that could have prevented the attack. London police have said all 12 people held since the attack late Saturday from the Barking neighborhood, have been freed.

Here Is What The App Store Looks Like In iOS 11
According to Gizmodo , however, Screen Recorder was found by Reddit users while testing the iOS 11 beta for developers. Per CNET , the company's solution is simple: you can approve any smartphone or laptop via your iOS device .

Theresa May to carry on as British PM
May said she will form "a government that can provide certainty and lead Britain forward at this critical time for our country". The Tory Party opted for a coalition government with the Liberal Democrats in 2010, the last time a hung parliament occurred.

UAE turns screws on Qatar
Its flag carrier Qatar Airways now flies increasingly over Iran and Turkey after being blocked elsewhere over the Middle East. Qatar's neighbors have also criticized Qatar for allegedly supporting groups like the Muslim Brotherhood and Hamas .

La célèbre saga de Konami bientôt sur Nintendo Switch — Castlevania
Hors Bomberman, il faut un jeu dont nous avons bien conscience qu'il possède une histoire, et à quel point il est apprécié. Le prochain titre de Konami sur Nintendo Switch pourrait donc bien être un Castlevania .

Hugo Lloris, une bourde tellement inhabituelle — Suède-France
Griezmann et Pogba n'étaient pas loin de doubler la mise alors que Johansson et Forsberg donnaient des frissons à Lloris. En les laissant sur le terrain et sans apporter de sang neuf, "DD" a laissé les Bleus s'exposer aux contres des Suédois.