The results now mean the Conservatives have 28 seats, Labour have five, the Liberal Democrats two, UKIP one and one Independent. Jeremy Corbyn has sought to put a fearless face on local elections which saw Labour fail to make a breakthrough despite limited gains in some parts of the country.
On Friday, Israel withdrew from the race for two seats on the U.N. Security Council, leaving the other runners, Belgium and Germany, uncontested. "Germany is ready to assume more responsibility internationally". A United Nations source, who was speaking on condition of anonymity, told Reuters that Israel pulled out of the race for a Security Council seat in 2019- 20 because of its low chance of winning.
With a political opposition in tatters, Macron has vowed to press on with his bid to reboot the economy, even as he faces one of his sternest tests to date with a rolling strike by rail workers protesting a shake-up at state-owned train company SNCF.
John McCain writes in his upcoming memoir that he's "not sure what to make of President Trump's convictions". Still, he has finished work on a new book to be released May 22, " The Restless Wave ". McCain concluded his memoir by citing Robert Jordan, the main character in Ernest Hemingway's " For Whom the Bell Tolls ", who said as his death approached: "The world is a fine place and worth fighting for and I hate very much to leave it".
Some of the texts show Strzok and Page cryptically discussing how to proceed with the investigation, which was opened on July 31, 2016. House Republicans have also accused Mr. Grassley said he expects a thorough reply from the Federal Bureau of Investigation by May 18. Iannarelli said it was "improper" practice, and seemingly on objective.
The President then mimicked a stabbing motion as he echoed the words "knives, knives, knives". The President then turned his attention to London and said there was blood all over a unnamed hospital's floors, as he referenced the knife murders in the capital this year.
Toyota Gazoo made the ideal start to the 2018-19 FIA World Endurance Championship season by taking pole position for the season-opening Total 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps. Their 2:02.405 average put them just one hundredth of a second up on the 2:02.429 from G-Drive drivers Jean-Eric Vergne and Andrea Pizzitola. The Ganassi Ford team took one-two in GTE Pro, with Andy Priaulx and Harry Tincknell claiming the class pole ahead of Olivier Pla and Stefan Mucke.
Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Saturday has said that a country can not be developed until it respects its politicians. Reaffirming confidence in the leadership of PML-N supreme leader Nawaz Sharif, Abbasi claimed that his future was bright. ECP spokesman Altaf Khan said that the commission was fully prepared to hold the elections in line with its mandate under Article 218 of the Constitution.
US President Donald Trump has ordered the Pentagon to prepare options for reducing the number of American troops in South Korea , the New York Times has reported Friday, citing unnamed sources briefed on the order. "Let's unify the time of South and North Korea ", Kim reportedly said. Trump is pushing to denuclearize the Korean Peninsula. It said a "key" official at the U.S.
She will be representing L'Oreal as their official spokesperson for Hair-Care in Pakistan. We can not wait to see Mahira representing us alongside Bollywood actresses like Kangana Ranaut, Aishwarya Rai, Sonam Kapoor and Deepika Padukone who will be representing India.
Footage of the detention posted online showed five policemen carting him off to a waiting van by his arms and legs. "Thousands are expected to take to the streets in Moscow and other Russian cities on Saturday, and it is their right to protest".
The president has said since January that he would welcome the opportunity to meet with Mueller, but a sit-down has yet to have taken place. Another attorney who Trump tried to bring on ultimately passed because of conflicts, and the president two weeks ago added former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani and a pair of former prosecutors, Martin and Jane Raskin, to work alongside mainstay lawyer Jay Sekulow.
An unnamed official from Sinopec's trading arm Unipec told Reuters that it plans to cut the volume of Saudi crude oil it loads in June by 40 percent for a second month, after the price of the kingdom's key grade rose to a near four-year high.
The meeting, named as an extended working committee, is the first after Rakesh Singh was appointed as the new BJP state president last month. "There is no doubt that we'll win the state again, but the party's central leadership expects the organisation and workers to work for a massive victory margin which will cause heart attack to our opponents", Shah told party workers in Bhopal .
What do the Marginal, Slight, Enhanced, Moderate, and High risk categories for severe weather mean? Any afternoon showers and storms that impact the region will remain below severe criteria this afternoon, as some much needed rain continues to fall across the region.
Putting an end to the practice of lawyers mentioning urgent matters before the Chief Justice of India, the Supreme Court said that from here on, such cases could only be mentioned before the Supreme Court's Registrar for urgent hearings. What happened to that? Recently, senior advocate Indu Malhotra was sworn in as a Supreme Court judge, becoming the first female lawyer to be accepted on the top court's Bench directly.
According to the Met Office , tomorrow will be a dry day with warm, sunny spells and temperatures as high as 22C. Temperatures haven't reached above 15°C this week, but Friday, May 4 seems like a turning point in the weather with the mercury reaching highs of 18°C.
The new command will oversee training and operations for asssigned units on the East Coast and in the North Atlantic. The Pentagon also announced on Friday that it was offering to host a proposed NATO Joint Force Command at its naval facilities in Norfolk.
Srinivas Kuchibhotla (from left) was killed and Alok Madasani and Ian Grillot were shot at Austins Bar and Grill in Olathe on February 22, 2017. A federal judge in Kansas Friday sentenced Adam Purinton to almost 78 years in prison. Kuchibhotla was an Indian national who worked as an aviation systems engineer and programs manager at GPS maker Garmin. She described how they met, and how they were looking forward to having children together in the dream home they had found together in ...
Peña's departure follows Dr. Ronny Jackson's on Monday. Pena worked in the White House Medical Unit. Jackson , who was Trump's pick for secretary of Veterans' Affairs, withdrew from consideration for the post last month after reports surfaced that he had been loosely distributing prescription medications and drinking while on official White House travel.