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Her Conservatives struck an outline deal with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party ( DUP ) for support on key legislation, a humiliating outcome for them after an election meant to make them a dominant force. The Good Friday Agreement brought an end to 30 years of political violence in Northern Ireland when it was signed in 1998. Students were joined by teachers and nurses who hailed the rise in voting share for the Labour party.
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    La oposición decidió no participar por considerar " fraudulento " el proceso con el que el chavismo -según dice- busca asegurarse el control de la Constituyente y "perpetuarse en el poder" con un polémico método de asignación de escaños. Dos magistrados, la exdefensora del Pueblo Gabriela Ramírez y otros exfuncionarios oficialistas también han expresado reparos. La fiscalía señaló que sus funcionarios se encargarán de recolectar las evidencias y del reconocimiento del lugar de los hechos ...
  • Edgar Alarcón plagió en monografía con la que consiguió su título profesional

    Edgar Alarcón plagió en monografía con la que consiguió su título profesional

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    En 1998 obtuvo el bachillerato y dos años después consiguió su título que en pocos meses le permitió ocupar la Gerencia de Finanzas de la Contraloría . La monografía que presentó Edgar Alarcón se basaba en una manual instructivo sobre el Sistema Integrado de Administración Financiera (SIAF), cuya implementación recién se inició en esa época.
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    May's Tory party would reach the needed parliamentary majority if it is joined by the small, socially conservative DUP party, whose 290,000 votes and 10 seats in parliament could be a kingmaker in a national parliament representing the U.K.'s 65 million people.
  • Pollsters project Macron on course to dominate parliament

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    French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte Trogneux (centre) leave their home on bicycles in Le Touquet, France, on the eve of the first round of the parliamentary election, June 10, 2017. They also blamed the long election cycle, with party primaries that started past year before the two rounds of presidential and then legislative voting, for turning voters off.
  • May afirma que gobernará con apoyo de unionistas para lograr Brexit exitoso

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    Con 647 de los 650 escaños declarados, los Conservadores ganaron 316, sin lograr los 326 necesarios para tener la mayoría. Con los pequeños partidos -como el Liberal Demócrata- más cerca de los laboristas que de los conservadores , incluso la posibilidad de que Corbyn se convierta en primer ministro ya no parece descabellada.
  • Bernie Sanders calls on supporters to step up resistance

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    The summit is organized by National Nurses United, which spent millions of dollars to back the 2016 Sanders campaign and has since taken up a more prominent role in the political left. Our Revolution, the political organization created by Sanders and former campaign officials a year ago, and the new Sanders Institute, a think tank and 501 (c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit group, are also featured players at the gathering, which attracted more than 4,000 people to the McCormick Place convention ...
  • Partido de Theresa May negocia con unionistas respaldo al Gobierno central

    Partido de Theresa May negocia con unionistas respaldo al Gobierno central

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    La oficina de May dijo el sábado que el Partido Unionista Democrático (DUP por siglas en inglés) aceptó un arreglo de "confianza y suministro" con el gobierno . Desde que se conoció el resultado de los comicios, Johnson recibió mensajes de apoyo que lo incentivan a disputarle el liderazgo a May , según indicó un "aliado" del ministro de Exteriores al diario británico.
  • Democratic Unionist Party agree 'confidence deal' with Conservatives

    Democratic Unionist Party agree 'confidence deal' with Conservatives

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    In an opinion piece in The Times entitled "Working in No 10, I was staggered by the arrogance of Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill" she said how both aides For were rude and abusive to Cabinet members. May's Conservatives failed to secure an absolute majority in a parliamentary election on Thursday and need the DUP's 10 seats to be sure of being able to form a government.
  • Sisters perish in Tasmania fire tragedy

    Sisters perish in Tasmania fire tragedy

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    Friends and family took to social media to express their grief. Emergency crews arrived at the scene with the granny flat structure completely alight. "No words can explain the pain!" "I believe there was [also] an electric heater in the granny flat ... forming part of the investigation". Police said there were five family members in the main house, including three children under the age of five, while the two girls were in the granny flat.
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    On May 30th at 9:06 p.m., Trump tweeted, "Despite the constant negative press covfefe " and the media rushed to figure out what the heck " covfefe " meant. Republican strategist Liz Mair, by contrast, saw it as a way for the White House to create a distraction from negative stories about the president.
  • DUP to support minority government after deal reached

    DUP to support minority government after deal reached

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    On voting day, The Sun urged its readers not to "chuck Britain in the Cor-bin", but after the results were out, its front page headline, over a photo of May eating chips, was "She's had her chips". He insisted his party was ready to fight one. "It's just how long she's going to remain on death row", former Conservative finance minister George Osborne, who was sacked by May when she became prime minister previous year, told the BBC .
  • Theresa May Visits Queen After UK Election in Snake-Print Kitten Heels

    Theresa May Visits Queen After UK Election in Snake-Print Kitten Heels

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    The Conservatives are short of an overall parliamentary majority following last night's election results. Many believe the results of 2017 general elections will also impact Britain's exit from the 27-nation bloc as the main reason behind calling for sudden elections was to strength May hands in the Parliament so as to negotiate with Brussels and pass necessary legislation.
  • United Kingdom polls: Theresa May's two closest advisers quit after election debacle

    United Kingdom polls: Theresa May's two closest advisers quit after election debacle

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    Corbyn believes that there is enough opposition in the rest of the House of Commons, and even amongst Conservative MPs, to defeat the government and trigger another election. The Telegraph said senior Conservatives including Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, interior minister Amber Rudd and Brexit minister David Davis were taking soundings over whether to replace her.
  • Corbyn dice que todavía puede ser primer ministro

    Corbyn dice que todavía puede ser primer ministro

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    Luego de obtener el permiso de la monarca para formar Gobierno tras las elecciones del jueves, May pronunció un encendido discurso. Esta Administración, subrayó May , cumplirá con la promesa de trabajar para que "la prosperidad y las oportunidades sean compartidas" por todo en el Reino Unido .
  • British PM Theresa May's top aides resign following disastrous election results

    British PM Theresa May's top aides resign following disastrous election results

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    But reports suggest they demanded the departure of May's joint chiefs of staff, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, as the price for allowing the 60-year-old vicar's daughter to stay in office. Northern Ireland is the only part of the U.K.in which same-sex marriage is illegal. "I sought, and to be fair to the prime minister, received a categoric assurance that in talking to the DUP that there would be no suggestion of any rollback on LGBTI rights in the rest of the United Kingdom", she told the BBC.
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    El vicepresidente de la Asamblea Nacional y coordinador encargado de Voluntad Popular, Freddy Guevara , llamó a todos los venezolanos a unirse a la solicitud de nulidad de la Asamblea Nacional Constituyente realizada este jueves ocho de junio realizada por la Fiscal General de la República, Luisa Ortega .
  • London attacks death toll rises to 8 after body recovered from river

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    Earlier this week the gym put a note on its door which read: "While Mr Butt did occasionally train here at UFC gym we do not know him well nor did we see anything of concern". The youngest of the attackers, an Italian national of Moroccan descent, he was allowed to enter the United Kingdom and had been living in east London .
  • Theresa May's leadership on the line as Conservative Party recriminations continue

    Theresa May's leadership on the line as Conservative Party recriminations continue

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    May called a snap election in April in what she said was an attempt to strengthen her mandate ahead of negotiations with the European Union about the British exit from the bloc. Police stand guard as protesters hold placards as they attend a demonstration against the Conservative party alliance with the DUP outside Downing Street on Saturday.
  • I'm willing to testify under oath about Comey claims

    I'm willing to testify under oath about Comey claims

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    Comey told the Senate of multiple conversations alone with the president, during which he said Trump pressed him to show "loyalty", to back off on the FBI investigation of aide Michael Flynn and to disclose that Trump himself was not under investigation as the FBI probed Russian interference in the election and ties between the Trump campaign and Russia.
  • Un socio británico débil es malo para negociar el Brexit: Oettinger

    Un socio británico débil es malo para negociar el Brexit: Oettinger

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    Sólo el Conservador y el partido Unionista pueden ofrecer esto. En el momento de la disolución del Parlamento en mayo, los conservadores tenían 330 escaños, frente a los 229 del Laborismo. Con esa número, May no podía formar gobierno y corría riesgo su liderazo al frente del gobierno británico. Tras conocerse el resultado, Jeremy Corbyn , líder del Partido Laborista, exigió la renuncia de May .
  • Somalia's al-Shabab stones man to death for adultery

    Somalia's al-Shabab stones man to death for adultery

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    Dayow Mohamed Hassan, 44, was buried neck-deep and pelted to death with stones by al-Shabab fighters. "He was publicly stoned to death today for committing adultery according to the Islamic sharia", Geedow said, using a term for Islamic law.
  • Gran Bretaña: revés electoral para la primera ministra Theresa May

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    Así lo anunció este viernes ante los medios de comunicación en Downing Street . May había llegado al poder en julio del año pasado tras la dimisión del exprimer ministro conservador David Cameron, a raíz de la victoria del " brexit " en el referéndum sobre la permanencia o retirada del Reino Unido de la UE.
  • Trump offers help to diffuse Gulf crisis

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    Led by Kuwait, mediation efforts are now underway to resolve the crisis, which Gargash said was the result of "an accumulation over many, many years of subversive Qatari politics and support for extremism and terrorist organizations". The ostracism of Qatar by other powerful Arab states is deepening divisions between their respective allies vying for influence in wars and political struggles from Libya to Yemen.
  • Spate of arrests in Iran following terrorist attacks

    Spate of arrests in Iran following terrorist attacks

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    The assault marks the first attacks claimed by ISIL in Iran. Separately, the head of the judiciary in Fars province said seven people were detained in the southern Larestan area for possible ties to Islamic State, Iran's ISNA news agency reported on Saturday.
  • Did James Comey's testimony hurt Trump - or help him?

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    In the most eagerly anticipated US congressional hearing in years, Comey told lawmakers the Trump administration had lied and defamed him and the Federal Bureau of Investigation after the president dismissed him on May 9. "That concerned me because that language tracked how the campaign was talking about the FBI's work and that's concerning", Comey said. Kasowitz denied Trump ever told Comey he needed and expected his loyalty, as Comey said.
  • México pide extraditar a exgobernador Roberto Borge Angulo

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    La PGR reveló ayer que antes de ser detenido en Panamá , Borge estuvo en departamentos y habitaciones de hotel en ciudades como Miami, Estados Unidos; La Habana, Cuba; Nassau, Bahamas; Panamá , y recientemente en Barcelona, España . " No es un tema político , es un tema, como les leí en el comunicado, que la detención se da en los momentos en los que él estaba próximo a bordar un avión", aseguró Israel Salas, titular de la Subprocuraduría Especializada en Investigación de Delincuencia ...
  • 'Uncle' Shivraj Chouhan Promises Medical School Fees For Farmers' Kids

    'Uncle' Shivraj Chouhan Promises Medical School Fees For Farmers' Kids

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    Early this morning, while sitting next to his wife Sadhna and a potrait of Mahatma Gandhi, he said , "I have always tried everything possible to help the farmers". There has been let-up in violence and peace is returning fast, " he said. He said he would ensure farmers don't face any problems. Chouhan began his indefinite fast on Saturday, asserting he would lay down his life for farmers.
  • John McCain's Questioning Tops Twitter During Comey Testimony

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    Comey said he did not know if Trump taped their conversations, but would be fine with them being released if they exist. Former FBI director James Comey is sworn in during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, Thursday, June 8, in Washington.
  • IOS 11 Will Feature Standardized Review Prompts You Can Disable

    IOS 11 Will Feature Standardized Review Prompts You Can Disable

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    The debate is still on regarding this , with some believing Apple will disguise them completely and other pointing towards a small sensor bar being present on top. "Your app can read tags to give users more information about their physical environment and the real-world objects in it". Interestingly, it's also possible for users to turn off app review prompts entirely.
  • Police say London attackers wore fake explosive belt

    Police say London attackers wore fake explosive belt

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    During the attack, they wore suicide belts created to make the public and police believe they would detonate themselves if approached. One of the fake belts worn by the terrorists. People in London are being urged to visit the capital's bars and restaurants on Saturday night, one week on from the London Bridge and Borough Market attack, in a show of "unity and resilience".
  • Macri y Merkel acordaron impulsar acuerdo entre el Mercosur y la UE

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    Asimismo, deseó que en la próxima renegociación del Tratado de Libre Comercio para América del Norte , los países involucrados tengan éxito y alcancen un acuerdo moderno en el que ganen todos. Por el Gobierno argentino acompañaban a Macri el jefe de Gabinete, Marcos Peña; el secretario de Asuntos Estratégicos de Cancillería, Fulvio Pompeo y el embajador argentino en Alemania , Luis María Kreckler, mientras que con Merkel se encontraban su vocero Steffen Seibert y funcionarios de la ...
  • Cientos recorren San Pedro de Macorís en la Marcha Verde

    Cientos recorren San Pedro de Macorís en la Marcha Verde

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    La movilización pacífica que comenzó pasadas las 10:00 de la mañana, frente a la bodega del ingenio Porvenir, es acompañada por un amplio contingente policial y pasará por el centro de la ciudad y llegará a la parte frontal de la catedral.
  • Entrega de recaudos para candidaturas a la ANC culmina este sábado

    Entrega de recaudos para candidaturas a la ANC culmina este sábado

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    De igual manera, los prepostulados deberán entregar el próximo lunes una serie de planillas con las firmas de una porción del electorado perteneciente al territorio o sector que representa, para poder validar su registro. Con la ANC, el Ejecutivo venezolano prevé "refundar el Estado" y crear "un nuevo ordenamiento jurídico", a fin de "ampliar" la vigente Constitución e incluir nuevos aspectos relacionados con el proyecto político del gobierno.
  • En estado crítico 21 heridos del atentado de Londres

    En estado crítico 21 heridos del atentado de Londres

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    Además, dijo en una comparecencia en su despacho de Downing Street, que el atentado del sábado, en el que murieron siete personas y fueron abatidos tres terroristas , fue "un ataque contra Londres y contra el Reino Unido , pero también contra el mundo democrático".
  • United Kingdom election: Brexit plans in disarray

    United Kingdom election: Brexit plans in disarray

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    He believes his party still has "more to do" and needs to learn lessons so it can go on to win a majority. The DUP , whose 10 seats in the new parliament give May just enough support to pass legislation, agreed in principle to a "confidence and supply" arrangement, Downing Street said.
  • Renunciaron los dos jefes de gabinete Theresa May

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    Con rostro adusto, May dijo que su Partido Conservador y el Partido Unionista Democrático (DUP ) formarán un nuevo gobierno "que puede dar certidumbre y conducir a Gran Bretaña en esta hora crítica". El nuevo Parlamento se instalará el martes, antes de la ceremonia de apertura solemne el 19 de junio, el día en que está previsto se inicien las negociaciones del Brexit .
  • Professor Eats His Own Books On TV After Losing Bet On Elections

    Professor Eats His Own Books On TV After Losing Bet On Elections

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    I'm saying this out loud. If you found the British election result hard to stomach, spare a thought for a politics professor who ate a copy of his own book on live TV after losing a public bet on Labour's support. You may accuse Matthew Goodwin , a political science professor from the United Kingdom, of short-sightedness but you can not fault the man for not staying true to his words.