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Damian Green appointed First Secretary of State in Cabinet reshuffle

Boris Johnson stays on as foreign minister, alongside fellow eurosceptic David Davis as Brexit minister. David Gauke , who was Chief Secretary to the Treasury , has been promoted to become the new Work and Pensions Secretary. Downing Street says it hopes to finalize the deal next week, after Parliament resumes sitting. "That's about delivering a successful Brexit negotiations".


Iran's Khamenei: America's claim of fighting against ISIS is lie

Iran's Khamenei: America's claim of fighting against ISIS is lie

Mr. Lajčák also voiced his country's readiness to continue bilateral cooperation with Iran . "This volatile situation, coupled with increased illegal immigration and smuggling from the southern border, provides a very real threat to Saudi Arabia ", the report said in reference to such attacks.


Singapore mother arrested for offering to marry IS fighter

Singapore mother arrested for offering to marry IS fighter

However, she meant to travel to Syria to join the terrorist group ISIS, which has threatened attacks against Singapore. Since 2015, she was even in search of an IS supporter to settle down with in Syria. "In Izzah's case, her family members did not bring her to the attention of the authorities when she was younger and could have potentially been turned back from the path of radicalisation".


Things to know about Jeff Sessions on eve of Senate hearing

Things to know about Jeff Sessions on eve of Senate hearing

Democrats plan to ask about his contacts during the 2016 campaign with the Russian ambassador to the United States, Sergey Kislyak , which the attorney general failed to disclose fully during his confirmation hearing. Diane Marie Amann, a law professor at University of Georgia, agreed with Spicer that invoking privilege was possible: "It depends on the questions that are asked", she said.


Governor's message on World Blood Donor Day

Governor's message on World Blood Donor Day

He said the appropriate blood management in times of disasters when done properly could save lives, however, a lot of lives are lost in such circumstances due to the lack of laid down preparation. A digital version of the pin is also available. Despite there being no harmful or even profound effects of blood donation on the body, there is an acute shortfall of more than 2.5 million pints in India.


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

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

Several newspapers said Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson was being urged by supporters to launch a leadership challenge, but he dismissed the reports as "tripe" in a tweet saying he was backing May. For the wider British economy, Friday's result refocuses attention on the uncertain path lying ahead for London's key financial sector as well as for businesses generally with close European Union links.