Environment secretary Michael Gove, seen as a moderate candidate when it comes to Brexit, called for unity in the divided party.
May replaced David Cameron in July 2016 after British voters chose to leave the EU.
Britain's opposition Labour Party narrowly held on to a parliamentary seat in eastern England on Friday, seeing off a challenge from Nigel Farage's insurgent Brexit Party to win by less than 700 votes.
"For the remainder of her time in office, she will be building on the domestic agenda that she has put at the heart of her premiership", her spokeswoman told reporters on Friday.
The current candidates vying to become Britain's next prime minister have set out to handle the toughest task in British politics - to deliver Brexit.
Nearly a dozen Conservative lawmakers are already jostling to replace her in a contest that formally opens Monday, vowing to succeed where May failed and renegotiate Britain's divorce deal with the European Union.
The Conservative premier's turbulent time in office was swamped and ultimately sunk by her legacy-defining battle to secure a Brexit divorce deal. The victor of the party leadership race will automatically become the next prime minister.
Labour Party candidate Lisa Forbes reacts after winning the Peterborough by-election at the KingsGate Centre in Peterborough, Britain, June 6, 2019.
They will then go forward to a ballot of Tory Party members, with the victor expected to be announced by July 22.
"She remains prime minister for a good few weeks yet", May's spokesman insisted, noting that any successor must meet Queen Elizabeth II and assure the head of state that they have the support of enough lawmakers to take over.
Theresa May has officially resigned as leader of the Conservatives.
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MPs backed the process for leaving the bloc by triggering Article 50 to end Britain's membership on March 29.
Most economists and businesses say a no-deal Brexit would cause economic turmoil, imposing obstacles overnight between the United Kingdom and the European Union, its biggest trading partner.
Both Labour and the Conservatives are torn between those who want a complete break with the European Union, a so-called "hard Brexit"; those who want to leave the European Union but maintain a considerable level of cooperation with the organisation, a so-called "soft Brexit", and those who want to stay in the bloc.
Pressure has mounted for the party to clarify its position on Brexit following a poor showing at the European elections. Will her replacement be able to finally deliver Brexit?
She is stepping down amid a growing dispute with Chancellor Philip Hammond over her plans to leave with a series of big spending announcements, including a multibillion-pound overhaul of England's schools and colleges, according to the Financial Times.
May will keep the keys to Downing Street until her successor is elected when she will retire as prime minister and hand over the reins of power.
Diane James: I think they are going to struggle.
British PM contender Jeremy Hunt.
As they rally support for their campaigns, Conservative prime minster candidates have been circling around three options: Ignore the Withdrawal Agreement, renegotiate it, or ask parliament again to ratify it unchanged.
Macquarie's role would be around "the development and electrification of the skyports that will support" Uber's air taxis. So, why Melbourne? It's not Australia's largest or most cosmopolitan city, though it's reasonably close on both counts.
Thailand , ranked No. 34 in the world, was clearly outmatched even though the team has shown progress on the world stage. The World Cup comes at a time that female players across the globe are seeking better treatment and pay.
Nintendo's E3 2019 Direct was already packed enough, but they made a decision to cram in one last surprise at the end of the show. The game doesn't even have a title yet - text at the end of the trailer merely confirmed it was a sequel and not just story DLC.
The team will also being vaccination individuals who have been in contact with the ill child, including frontline health workers. But global spread is one of the major criteria the United Nations agency considers before such a declaration.
The Red Sox arranged to fly him to Boston following an initial surgery in the Dominican Republic to fix damage to his organs. The first thing Ortiz asked about when he regained consciousness was his family, local doctors said.
Build-A-Bear Workshop locations due to crowd and safety concerns", the company said in a message on its website past year . Louis company is limiting the promotion to 200,000 tickets in the U.S., Canada and the United Kingdom from June 24-28.
US border officers apprehended more than 132,000 people crossing from Mexico in May, the highest monthly level since 2006. "The Tariffs scheduled to be implemented by the USA on Monday, against Mexico , are hereby indefinitely suspended".
Most goals by a team in one game: 13 This record previously belonged to Germany , which blew out Argentina, 11-0, in 2007. In those three defeats, they have failed to score a single goal while conceding 21.
After a score by Mallory Pugh, she equaled Michelle Akers' mark of five goals in a World Cup match in the 87th minute. They are three of the 12 Asian referees and assistants selected to officiate at the 2019 Women's World Cup .
Alternatively, the mass might be a dense region caused by the Moon's magma ocean solidifying as our satellite cooled and aged. Peter James, assistant professor of planetary geophysics at Baylor University , said in a statement .
Trump said the higher tariffs on American wine are "not fair" and pledged that his administration "will do something about it". Mexican officials on Monday denied any such side agreement on controlling migrants.
'I Apologised to Smith on Behalf of the Crowd': Virat Kohli
The videos and pictures of Zampa rubbing the ball each time after he put his hands inside the pocket went viral on social media. The footage brought about claims of ball-tampering, following Australia's highly-publicised drama in South Africa past year .
'Man with BB gun' caused gay pride parade panic
As he was led away in handcuffs, Singh vowed to come back and shoot the person he claimed had threatened him, police said. Guillermo Rivera of the Metropolitan Police said police were responding to a call of a man with a gun .
Google Soli radar magic tipped for Pixel 4
According to 9to5Google , the Google Pixel 4 could feature Google's Project Soli sensing technology. Let's hope the design aesthetic and inspiration doesn't reach levels of the Pixel 3 XL's notch.
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Messi and Ronaldo top Forbes Highest Paid Athlete List
Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton and boxer Anthony Joshua (both at $US55 million) were the highest-earning British athletes. Ranked 83rd on last year's list, Kohli has climbed down to the 100th spot despite an increase of Dollars 1m in endorsements.
Reggae Girlz lose 3-0 to Brazil in World Cup debut
The Australians, tipped by many to have a big impact in France, had taken a first-half lead through hotshot Samantha Kerr. Marta suffered the thigh injury in practice last week but had returned to training Tuesday.
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