Thursday, 20 June 2019
News with tag Voting  RSS
[Ticker] Hard-Brexiteer Johnson on track to be UK prime minister

Added: 20.06.2019 7:46 | 4 views | 0 comments

Hard-Brexiteer Boris Johnson gained momentum to be Britain's next prime minister Wednesday, gaining 143 out of 313 votes from MPs in an internal Conservative party contest. Foreign secretary Jeremy Hunt, environment minister Michael Gove, and interior minister Sajid Javid also got through into the last round of voting on Thursday, but Rory Stewart, a pro-European development aid minister, was knocked out, amid EU concern on a Johnson-led no-deal Brexit.

Albanian opposition supporters scuffle with police before elections

Added: 19.06.2019 22:16 | 13 views | 0 comments

Albanian opposition supporters scuffled with police outside vote-counting centres on Wednesday and burned voting equipment at three locations in a dispute over whether to hold local elections on June 30.


Johnson's team welcomes latest vote in UK PM bid

Added: 19.06.2019 18:27 | 12 views | 0 comments

The team backing Boris Johnson in his bid to become Britain's prime minister welcomed a jump in the number of lawmakers supporting him in a third round of voting for the leadership of the Conservative Party on Wednesday.


Rory Stewart knocked out in third Tory leadership ballot as four contenders remain in battle for No10

Added: 19.06.2019 17:06 | 17 views | 0 comments

Rory Stewart has been eliminated from the Tory leadership race in the third round of voting.

Tags: Voting
From: https:

Albanian opposition supporters scuffle with police ahead of local elections

Added: 19.06.2019 16:53 | 10 views | 0 comments

Supporters of Albania's opposition parties scuffled with police outside vote-counting centers on Wednesday and burned voting equipment at three locations, in a sign of potential trouble in local government elections due on June 30.


Rita Wilson on her pivot to music and latest album "Halfway to Home"

Added: 19.06.2019 14:36 | 1 views | 0 comments

Rita Wilson has spent much of her life on screen in Hollywood. She played her first on-camera role as a teenager in a 1972 episode of "The Brady Bunch." After decades in front of and behind the camera she began a new chapter as a singer-songwriter. Wilson has just released her fourth studio album called "Halfway To Home" and is in the middle of a tour around the country. Wilson joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss pivoting to music and what she loves about songwriting.


The Latest: LA school board votes to end random searches

Added: 19.06.2019 4:13 | 2 views | 0 comments

The Latest on the Los Angeles school board voting on whether to ban random searches (all times local): 8:15 p.m.


Boris Johnson wins most second round votes on path to become UK PM

Added: 18.06.2019 20:16 | 12 views | 0 comments

Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May, won the most votes cast in the second round of voting for Conservative Party leader on Tuesday, with four other candidates also getting through.


Tory leadership result: Boris Johnson tops poll as Dominic Raab eliminated

Added: 18.06.2019 19:15 | 18 views | 0 comments

Brexit hardliner Dominic Raab has been eliminated from the Conservative leadership contest, as front-runner Boris Johnson extended his lead in the race to replace Theresa May as prime minister. In the second round of voting by Tory MPs at Westminster, Mr Johnson took 126 votes, up from his tally of 114 in last week's first round. Foreign secretary Jeremy Hunt hung on to second place, with 46 votes, ahead of MIchael Gove on 41. Rory Stewart put on 18 votes to remain in the contest with 37. We’ll tell you what’s true. You can form your own view. From 15p €0.18 $0.18 USD 0.27 a day, more exclusives, analysis and extras. Subscribe now But Mr Raab failed to reach the threshold of 33 votes...

Older articles »

Copyright © 2008-2019 USweekly  - all rights reserved