Under Conservative Party rules, a confidence vote in a leader can be triggered if 48 Conservative lawmakers write a letter requesting one.
Speaking in the Commons, Mr Cable said: "The very striking things about the comments that resigning members of the government have made is the way in which they are managing to poison their own well".
"It is as though we are sending our vanguard into battle with the white flags fluttering above them", Johnson wrote in a letter that underscored his credentials as a champion of full-speed Brexit.
The HuffPost reports that May's allies believe that her unpredictable rival - perhaps the most polarising presence in the party - lacks the numbers to trigger a vote of confidence, and that "even if one was sparked, Johnson may also fail to get enough MPs needed to get his name on the leadership election ballot paper sent to party members".
Sir Graham refused to say whether he had received any such letters.
The then-foreign secretary had another head-in-hands moment in May when he was tricked into taking part in an 18-minute phone call with a prankster pretending to be the Armenian prime minister.
The Government went on to explain that it held Brexit discussions with senior officials from the UK Government yesterday afternoon, as the two Governments continue to work closely together going forward.
Asked if the PM lives to fight another day after the meeting, Mr Buckland said: "Oh, definitely".
One week later, Priti Patel quit as worldwide development secretary over undisclosed and unauthorised meetings in Israel, including with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
The resignations rocked May in a week that includes a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit starting Wednesday and a United Kingdom visit by US President Donald Trump from Thursday.
Hunt, the MP for South West Surrey, has served as Health Secretary since 2012.
"Nine ministers have now resigned from the two key Brexit departments since Article 50 was triggered".
He flew out to Washington DC to convince Mr Trump that Iran would "go for a bomb" if he deserted the agreement, with his words falling on deaf ears as the U.S. later announced it would be pulling out of the deal.
The tariffs could take effect after public consultations end on August 30, according to a statement from the U.S. The list includes agricultural products, minerals and consumer goods such as handbags, among other items.
It will be used for all cold drinks with the exception of Frappuccinos , which will be served with a disposable, paper straw. Vancouver will prohibit plastic straws as well as some other items by June 1, 2019 as part of the Zero Waste 2040 Strategy.
But the Premier League champions remained keen on Mahrez, who scored 13 goals in 41 appearances for Leicester last season. He will be welcomed back to King Power Stadium as both an opposition player and a friend of the Club.
Liu Xiaobo died of liver cancer last July while under government custody, prompting new global calls for Liu Xia's release. The pale, bespectacled poet, who had long sported a shaved haircut, appeared gaunt and somber in most of the images.
Aaron Armstrong's body was discovered earlier today just hours after posting a heartbreaking tribute to Sophie on his Instagram . Gradon reportedly struggled with depression prior to her death. "I love you with all my heart my lovely angel", he wrote .
After arriving at Dublin City Airport, Harry and Meghan were due to meet with Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar. It comes "at the request of Her Majesty's Government", a spokesperson for Kensington Palace said.
Harrison Ford will return as Indiana Jones , and Steven Spielberg will direct, with Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall producing. Lucasfilm's fifth Indiana Jones film has been rescheduled for a July 9, 2021 release, according to The Hollywood Reporter .
The 27-year-old Belgian winger has played a vital role in their 2-1 win against Brazil in the quarterfinal of the World Cup . Hazard now wears the number 10 shirt for club and country, but Luka Modric occupies that jersey at the Bernabeu.
France beat Belgium 1-0 to reach final
Will they do something similar against us? Oleffe would only say: "For me honestly, the best team must win, nothing else". Nacer Chadli deputised for the suspended Thomas Muenier at right wing-back, allowing Moussa Dembele to join the midfield.
ANP leader among 12 martyred in Peshawar blast
The blast left more than 25 people injured, in the first major incident of violence ahead of general elections in Pakistan. The ANP, which campaigns against the Taliban, has been a regular target of militants operating in Pakistan's northwest.
US May List Tariffs On $200 Billion More Chinese Products
The first round of tariffs covered Chinese products ranging from farming plows to machine tools and communications satellites. The tariffs could take effect after public consultations end on August 30, according to a statement from the U.S.
Deschamps hails French character after semi-final win
I feel I am improving and, hopefully, I can keep improving. "In the first period of extra-time, I felt real fatigue in my knee". England trio Harry Kane, Kyle Walker and Harry Maguire are looking to guide their side to only their second World Cup final.
Trump to announce Supreme Court nominee
He also was a key aide to Kenneth Starr during Starr's investigation of President Bill Clinton, worked on behalf of George W. Circuit Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit in Philadelphia. "We don't know who the nominee is going to be yet", Sen.
Last remaining kid, coach evacuated from Thai cave
British divers found them grouped together in complete darkness on a muddy bank several kilometres inside the cave on Monday. The Seals said they are still waiting for a medic and three navy Seals who stayed with the boys to emerge from the cave.
Rescuers free eighth boy from cave in Thailand
The worldwide effort to save the group has paired divers in "buddy teams" with the remaining eight boys and their coach. Billionaire tech entrepreneur Elon Musk was the latest to pitch in. " More personnel" were being used than on Sunday.
Legendary striker Ronaldo leaving Real Madrid for Juventus
Real Madrid has won my heart and that of my family and it is because of that, now more than ever, I would like to say thank you. For Real Madrid , Cristiano Ronaldo will always be one of the greatest symbols and a unique reference for generations to come.