Spain's new socialist prime minister Pedro Sanchez has appointed 11 women and 6 men to his cabinet.
"It's best for me, best for the party and best for Spain", Rajoy said to a standing ovation from party members.
Spain's new Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez named his cabinet yesterday, with women dominating the top posts for the first time in the country's history.
The PP government's budget proposal is likely to be the new minority administration's first substantial legislative challenge in the lower house of parliament, where it holds just 84 of the 350 seats.
"The reaction to the plan to appoint Borrell as foreign minister shows Sanchez is not willing to cut deals with the nationalists and will focus on what can appeal to both (market friendly) Ciudadanos and (anti-austerity) Podemos", Antonio Barroso, an analyst at Teneo Intelligence, said.
Mariano Rajoy, Spain's former premier whose government was toppled last week in a no-confidence vote, announced on Tuesday that he was also quitting his party's helm.
Mr Sanchez hailed his new government, which has the highest proportion of women in a current cabinet, as "unmistakably committed to equality".
Taliban announces three-day ceasefire over Eid The Taliban also asked their fighters to make arrangements for families of prisoners to visit them over Eid. The clerics also recommended a ceasefire with the Taliban and Ghani endorsed the recommendation.
Each new minister vowed to "faithfully fulfil the duties of minister ... with loyalty to the king" at a ceremony at the Zarzuela palace near Madrid.
Numerous new ministers are drawn from outside politics, such as former astronaut Pedro Duque, who has been appointed minister of science, innovation and universities.
Fernando Grande-Marlaska, a former judge at Spain's top-level National Court, where he took on cases against Basque separatist group ETA, will head up the interior ministry.
Mr Sanchez drew from a wide range of professions, however, choosing an astronaut for science minister, a state attorney specialising in the prosecution of jihadist attacks for justice minister and a climate change treaty negotiator for environment minister.
Apart from Ms Calvino's appointment as economy minister - a move welcomed by the EU Commission - Josep Borrell was European parliament president between 2004 and 2007.
He must stay firm on his party's support for Spanish unity, enshrined in the country's constitution, yet open lines of communication to fix relations with the region's re-appointed government, which remains fiercely pro-independence.
Meritxell Batet, another Catalan, has been put in charge of relations with Spain's regions.
Sadr City is a stronghold of the nationalist cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, whose political bloc won a 12 May parliamentary election. Earlier on Wednesday, members of Iraq's parliament had voted in favour of a recount of the 11 million votes.
Firearms were found to be the most common method of suicide, again used by those both with and without mental health issues. Suicide rates increased for all age groups under 75, but middle-aged adults aged 45 to 64 had the largest rate increase.
Now I just have to go find her, because I need to tell her some juicy stuff. "I try not to put too much pressure on myself. I will play for the fans from all over the world, because I know that many are hoping me to win this Grand Slam finally.
More so, it can encourage productivity by being able to lessen boredom since you will be surrounded by people you can talk to. It Fits the Bill According to statistics, self-employment is on the rise, increasing by as much as 40% in the U.S . by 2020.
We've said it before and we'll say it again for those in the back: Jennifer Lopez can wear anything and still make it fashion . Although the singer didn't seem to bothered about the amount, she told Kimmel she has to "control them with the iPad's".
Trains began stopping at the Shinnecock Hills station on Thursday, to allow those wishing to visit the U.S. There's plenty of amenities on board like a Jacuzzi, theater and a gym all available to pass the time.
At a Thursday press conference regarding the new bill, Gardner said he had spoken to the president about the legislation. California and eight other states, as well as Washington , DC, have legalised all adult use of marijuana .
Some of the visitors got even closer, agitating the bison and provoking it to cross the boardwalk and charge into Hancock. For the third time this week and fourth time in just over a month, a park visitor was attacked by wildlife.
Specifically it provided $5.2 billion in mandatory funding for the veterans choice program as the previous funding expired. It's expected to take another year before a new single program is up and running.
News outlets report Coffee County Sheriff Steve Graves confirmed a body was found Friday morning at a festival campground. Per reports, the man's auto was running when authorities located him, and the heat was on inside the vehicle .
Murray getting closer to competitive return
The former world number one has not played since he was knocked out of the Wimbledon quarter-finals last July due to a hip injury. Andy Murray in action at the 2017 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Lawn Tennis Club in Wimbledon on 7 July 2017.
End of an era: Yahoo Messenger is being shut down next month
In place, the company is encouraging users to sign up for Squirrel , which the company has been quietly beta-testing since May. Oath took this opportunity to remind everyone about Yahoo Squirrel , which is an invite-only group messaging app, now in beta.
Juno Mission's Death Plunge Put Off by NASA
However, back then, Jupiter's lightning strikes seemed to be quite different than the thunderstorms we have on our planet. Therefore, warm gases from the planet's interior are rising up at the poles, creating the recipe for lighting.
The Essentials of Being an Eco-Friendly Hotel
Conserve Energy Lights, water heaters, and air conditioning units, among other things, consume the most electricity in hotels. Through these actions, the hotel can build a better name by showing its clients how it values environmental sustainability.
Money Saving Tips for Business Owners
JJBender.com is a trustworthy and reputable source of used office equipment that offers a wide variety of products. And in today’s economy, every small business owner is looking for ways to save money and reduce expenses.