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Législatives : La République en marche obtient 361 sièges

Le PS et ses alliés auraient entre 29 et 34 députés, la France Insoumise et le PCF entre 12 et 17, le Front national entre 4 et 6. Pour l'institut Ipsos, REM obtiendrait 355 sièges, loin devant les Républicains (125 sièges). Du côté du parti Socialiste , c'est la catastrophe. Les anciens ministres Jean-Jacques Urvoas, Marisol Touraine et Myriam El Khomri ont été battus, alors que Manuel Valls , investi ni par le PS ni par LREM, conserve son fauteuil de justesse, avec 50,3% des ... Read More »

Union ministers, BJP leaders stream in to meet Prez pick

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Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu says his Telegu Desam Party will put its weight behind Kovind. According to a report in PTI , a statement from the office of Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, was released after the announcement. Read More »

Sulochana Das resigns from Congress, likely to join BJD

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The chief minister's response on the presidential candidate came while replying to questions from mediapersons on the editorial. "Even though the BJD has extended support to NDA's Presidential candidate, our fight against Central negligence will continue", he said. Read More »

A l'Assemblée, Jean-Luc Mélenchon se veut "le porte-voix du pays"

Puis, Jean-Luc Mélenchon n'a pas hésité à prendre les élus macronistes à parti: "Je fais le pari que les gens qui ont été élus avec Monsieur Macron ne savent pas le détail de cette affaire, ils en savent les grandes lignes bien sûr" a-t-il ironisé, sans pour autant refuser le dialogue. Read More »

Brexit talks start: Two-year exit process kicks off 'extremely positively'

A year post the Britain's vehement referendum, Brexit minister David Davis and the EU's French chief negotiator Michel Barnier met at the European Commission in Brussels on Monday. The Sun , which backed May's centre-right Conservatives in a June 8 election that cost her her parliamentary majority, also noted Davis had gone along with Brussels' plans after saying he would make getting immediate trade talks "the fight of the summer". Read More »

Online betting market predicts Karen Handel win in Georgia

The election is seen, by many , as a rebuke of President Donald Trump , a republican. This is sort of the mirror image of the case where Ossoff wins narrowly: a disappointing result for Democrats given that they had dreams of winning the seat but not really all that much of a change from the status quo (especially considering that it would be right in line with the results from the first round of the Georgia election). Read More »

Turkish president slams US charges for guards

Speaking at a dinner to break the Ramadan fast in the capital, Ankara , on Thursday, Erdogan said: "They have issued arrest warrants for 12 of my bodyguards ". Turkey condemned the USA move to seek arrest of Turkish security agents accused of taking part in Washington brawl. Eleven people were injured in what D.C. Read More »

American Student Released from North Korean Prison, Dies Days Later

An Ohio coroner, abiding by family wishes, has performed an external examination instead of a full autopsy on the body of the USA student who was held prisoner in North Korea for 17 months and sent home in a coma. "We will remember Otto's finest qualities long after today", she said. His colleague from Washington state, Democratic Sen. The New Korea Tours official was quoted as saying the travel operator will not sell North Korea tour products to U.S. Read More »

Sen. Franken Says Philando Castile 'Did Not Deserve To Die'

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After five days of deliberation, the jury cleared Yanez of all charges, which included second-degree manslaughter and two lesser charges for endangering Reynolds and her young daughter, who was in the backseat. That said, by arresting 18 protesters, Minnesota authorities have stressed that misconduct during the protest for Castile will not be tolerated. He would not identify the two early holdouts, but said they were not the jury's only two black members. Read More »

Republican Handel projected to beat Ossoff for Georgia House seat

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Komen for the Cure. Ossoff received $22 million, but outside groups spent $18 million for Handel. But victory could provide a blueprint for Democrats on how to win outside of their urban, coastal strongholds. Electoral results are always overinterpreted and right now the easiest and most obvious way to interpret an Ossoff win - particularly a decisive one - is that a reddish-purple district has vetoed the AHCA, a verdict that'll send Paul Ryan and Mitch McConnell into a panic. Read More »

Warning of torrential rain, frequent lightning - and possibly hail - tomorrow

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More extensive thunderstorms may then break out over from late Wednesday afternoon onwards into Wednesday night, leading to torrential downpours, frequent lightning and a chance of hail. Yesterday the TUC asked employers not to force their staff to wear suits during the hot weather so they can "work as comfortably as possible". Keep drinking fluids. Read More »

Family of suspect in attack on London Muslims say they are devastated

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During Monday's attack , witnesses described hearing the assailant shout: "I am going to kill Muslims!" Both newspapers report that Osborne was thrown out of a local pub on Saturday night for "cursing Muslims". Christine also expressed her sympathy for the victims of the incident and said that her heart goes out to all those who were injured in the incident. Read More »

US Shoots Down Armed Iranian-made Drone Over Syria

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The drone shot down on June 20 was "just outside" the deconfliction zone, according to USA officials who spoke to CNN . The drone was assessed to be armed and in firing range of US troops. Russian Federation previously closed its end of the line for a period of time after the US bombed the Syrian Shayrat airbase in April in retaliation for an alleged chemical weapons attack against Syrian civilians, including children, in the town of Khan Sheikhoun. Read More »

Led Coalition Downs Pro-Regime Drone In South-East Syria

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The U.S. military is using the area near Syria's border with Iraq and Jordan to train its local forces allied with the U.S. Meanwhile, the US-led coalition shut down on Tuesday an Iranian-made drone operated by regime forces, in the second such incident after coalition also shut down on June 8 a pro-regime drone. Read More »

Massachusetts troopers involved in New Hampshire shooting

New Hampshire Attorney General Gordon MacDonald says the troopers are Michael Caranfa, Robert Holland, George Katsarakes, and Daniel Purtell. Autopsy results show that 40-year-old Michael Brown, of Presque Isle, Maine, died of a gunshot wound to the neck June 15. Read More »

Qatar row: US shifts tone as Turkish troops arrive in Doha

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These included three phone calls with the foreign minister of Saudi Arabia , three with the foreign minister of Qatar , and three with the Emir of Qatar , she said. After Saudi Arabia broke off relations with Qatar on June 5, Riyadh made clear it wanted nothing to do with its tiny Arab neighbor. Al-Kaabi also said Qatar was still importing whatever it needed despite the boycott, and investors had full confidence in the country, with foreign investments in Qatari oil and gas ... Read More »

Israel starts work on new settlement

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Palestinians and most of the worldwide community consider settlements built in territory captured by Israel after the 1967 war as illegal under global law. "This is a serious escalation", Abbas spokesman Nabil Abu Rudeineh said in an email . Jason Greenblatt , Trump's global envoy, arrived on Monday. Read More »

Queen outlines UK government agenda in scaled-down speech

She wants the Tories to reverse further planned cuts to social security, which would see Scotland lose more than £1 billion in social security payments by 2020/21 and make a firm commitment to end austerity and protect day-to-day spending in Scotland, which is due to fall by a further £1 billion by 2019-20. Read More »

Angry Trump decries witch hunt against him

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Sekulow said Trump was not under investigation and blamed the misunderstanding on the character limitations in Twitter posts, adding that he found Trump's use of social media "very effective". The day before , the all-caps: "You are witnessing the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history - led by some very bad and conflicted people!" Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson says special counsel Robert Mueller should be given a "chance" to conduct a fair ... Read More »

Russian Jet Buzzes US Recon Plane

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He says the close encounter was unprovoked by the US aircraft. Once alongside, the Russian jet was "provocative" in its flight maneuvers and flying "erratically", according to another official. On Monday, Russia warned that US aircraft operating in specific regions in Syria would be considered "air targets" for its forces after a US Navy jet shot down a pro-regime fighter jet. Read More »

Suspect killed after explosion at Brussels railway station

She says medics were unable to attend to him for several hours out of fear he could be carrying explosives. A total of five terrorists were responsible for the attacks with three of them - brothers Ibrahim and Khalid El Bakraoui and Najim Laachraoui - dying in their suicide missions. Read More »

Projection: GOP holds on to two House seats during special election

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The anti-Trump sentiment has helped Ossoff raise more than $23 million. With 207 percent of the 208 precincts counted, Mrs. Handel defeated Mr. Ms Handel , 55, becomes the latest in a line of Republicans who have represented the district since 1979, beginning with Newt Gingrich, who went on to become House speaker. Read More »

Le résumé de 3 jours sur le rebondissement de l'enquête — Affaire Grégory

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Elle aboutit aujourd'hui à la mise en examen de deux personnes accusées de l'enlèvement "suivi " de la mort de l'enfant. - Sur les trois lettres de 1983, l'une d'entre elles "au moins", aurait été écrite par Jacqueline Jacob . Marcel Jacob est en revanche particulièrement lié à Bernard Laroche , un autre neveu dont il est l'aîné d'à peine quelques années et avec lequel il a été élevé. Read More »

Sylvie Goulard, ministre des Armées, quitte le gouvernement — Affaire Modem

Sur la période 2009-2014, une dizaine de salariés du siège du parti étaient parallèlement collaborateurs des députés européens du MoDem, mais la réalité de cette seconde activité est contestée, selon une enquête franceinfo . Il a indiqué qu'il s'en expliquerait dans une conférence de presse à 17h00. La ministre des Armées , Sylvie Goulard , a demandé mardi à quitter le gouvernement " dans l'hypothèse où l'enquête préliminaire visant le Modem conduirait à vérifier l'emploi de ses ... Read More »

US B-1 bombers fly near North Korea - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM

North Korean drones are known to have flown over South Korea several times. Mr Warmbier's parents did not state a specific cause of death, but cited "awful, torturous mistreatment" by North Korea. "If North Korea suspends its nuclear and missile activities, then we may consult with the USA about scaling down. joint exercises and training", Moon Chung-in said at an event in Washington on Friday, local time. Read More »