May leaves just shy of exactly three years as party leader. When asked about losing the Peterborough by-election in which his party's candidate came a close second to Labour , Mr Farage said: "Did we?" She will continue to work as prime minister until her party elects a new leader, a crowded race that will be defined by Brexit and competing approaches on how to deliver Britain's biggest policy shift in more than 40 years.
PM Narendra Modi conferred with Maldives " highest honour accorded to foreign dignitaries, "The Most Honourable Order of the Distinguished Rule of Nishan Izzuddeen'. Some decisions by Yameen including imposition of restrictions on work visas for Indians and signing of a new Free Trade Agreement with Beijing also did not go down well with New Delhi .
Iran quickly denied responsibility for the attacks through its foreign ministry, warning against "plots by ill-wishers to disrupt regional security". "The attacks required trained divers; the explosive charges were placed with a high degree of precision under the waterline, in ways that were created to incapacitate the ships without sinking them or detonating their cargoes - indicating minute knowledge of the design of the targeted ships", the statement read.
But the reaction was skeptical on many fronts. The federal government will leave the discussion of the use of the term "genocide" to academics and experts, said Justice Minister David Lametti. Michèle Audette, one of the commissioners of the inquiry, said they heard from women and family members that the justice system does not work for indigenous people.
The Trump administration began slapping tariffs on imports of Chinese goods almost a year ago, accusing Beijing of using predatory means to lend Chinese companies an edge in advanced technologies such as artificial intelligence, robotics and electric vehicles.
Mexico's foreign minister Marcelo Ebrard was in Washington trying to stop the United States from placing trade tariffs on Mexican goods over illegal migration . The Mexico Daily News reported on Wednesday that new checkpoints on Mexico's southern border have been set up and security officials have raided hotels and guesthouses in Tapachula and Chiapas near the Guatemalan border.