The exit poll figures came as quite a shock to the once-confident PM.
In her first major broadcast interview since the shock general election result, where the Conservatives lost thirteen seats, the prime minister said: "We didn't see the result that came coming".
May, who at the time commanded only a slim majority in parliament, said she chose to call the snap election in order to secure a strong mandate from the British public for her approach to Brexit negotiations with the EU.
"It took a few minutes for it to sink in", she said, adding that he gave her a hug and she shed "a little tear.at that moment".
"I think she stated on seven occasions she wouldn't call for a snap general election a proceeded to do so".
"I knew the campaign wasn't going perfectly, but still the messages we were getting. were that we were going to get a better result than we did", she said. During the #Brexit campaign, she sensibly kept a low profile keeping Eurosceptics within the party on her side.
"What I am focusing on now, is over the next few years making sure that we do the Brexit negotiations we make a success of it but also that we open up those other opportunities", May said.
'No, I didn't consider stepping down because I felt there was a responsibility there to ensure that the country still had a government'.
"I saw a Jeremy Corbyn there who was a good constituency MP, working with those people", she said.
Mrs May said there should have been a more positive message during the campaign but she did not regret calling the election because it was "the right thing to do at the time".
"We were the biggest party - we won more votes than the Labour party, more seats than the Labour party - we were the only party able to form a government, and I felt it was our responsibility to do that".
Bur she denied being out of touch in not realising the campaign was not going well.
When asked about her informal coalition with the DUP - a controversial party who have infamously condemned gay marriage and abortion - May said: "One of the important things with that deal, was that we were very clear that the Conservative party was not going to row back at all in anything we've done on the equalities agenda".
The fire broke out due to short circuit in an old air-conditioning unit, according to primary information. The External Affairs Minister also said that she has spoken to Consul General Jeddah over the same.
"It's a lot we inherited and caused in some cases ", Freeze said, alluding to the previous coaching staff. It's a big deal to be away from a game you once loved and I understand the need to coach again.
The German statement also said the country's security services were steering Liu's treatment rather than the doctors. Liu's family declined to have him put on artificial ventilation, which was necessary "to maintain life".
China's imports of coal totaled 2.68 million tons in the first half of the year, down 74.5 percent from the previous year. The General Administration of Customs released the June data without giving any percentage changes.
Democratic officials have suggested the commission, which was started in May, is tactic to introduce voter suppression tactics. Donald Trump has appointed J Christian Adams, a controversial conservative activist, to his election integrity commission.
The Marine Corps said in a statement on Tuesday 15 Marines and a Navy Corpsman were aboard the aircraft and killed in the crash . The Poughkeepsie Journal in NY said Marine reservists from the nearby Stewart Air National Guard Base were also on the plane.
Gor earned the right to face Everton after winning the eight-team SportPesa Super Cup football tournament staged in Dar in June. After Rooney's first game back on Thursday, Everton manager Ronald Koeman said: "He is still one of the best in his position".
South Korea's Defense Ministry said there was no indication that North Korea had carried out a nuclear test. The quake does not appear to have been caused by a nuclear test, Reuters quoted Pentagon spokesman Maj.
Talking about his suit, Conor said, "How's this suit look?" That's right, he went after the dude's father. Though Mayweather has a flawless 49-0 record and is looking to better it, McGregor is no spring chicken.
Investigators said forensic evidence found in the getaway vehicle and telephone records linked the suspects to the crime. Nemtsov, who was an ardent opponent of President Vladimir Putin , was shot several times in the back in February 2015.
Is Kid Rock Really Running For US Senate?
In fact, Kid Rock tweeted to his fans and the general public because many people were contacting him thinking he was kidding. Stabenow was first elected to the Senate in 2000 and is now the chairwoman of the Senate Democratic Policy Committee.
Murray, Querrey locked at 1-1; Muller leads Cilic
The American played pretty close to flawless in the final two sets against Murray and in most of the match against Djokovic . The British No. 1 regained his composure, though, and dominated the tiebreak to inch ahead.
OPEC Output Increases, Saudi Arabia Seeks Solution
The source also cited late May port closures as pushing some cargoes into June, which may have resulted in higher June exports. The EIA expects demand for petroleum and other liquids to rise by 360,000 barrels a day, or 1.8 percent, next year.
Service workers on strike Wednesday at DIA
Their complaints are aimed at contractors PrimeFlight, G2 and AirServ, which serve American Airlines, JetBlue and United. Wednesday morning where they plan to deliver a petition to the Denver International Airports Chief Executive Officer.
Blac Chyna returns Rob's expensive gifts
Chyna's working relationship with Bloom comes just days after she was at the center of a social media attack from Rob. It appears that the request made by Blac Chyna was granted. "I was devastated, of course", Chyna told ABC News .
Djokovic muscles in on women's quarter-final day
There were 6 mini-breaks in the first 7 points but Novak managed to convert his second set point to increase his lead to 2-0. He had already summoned the doctor after just three games of the opening set. 'We'll see on the shoulder.