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General election: Nicola Sturgeon launches campaign for 'most important election in our lifetimes' – live news

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General election: Nicola Sturgeon launches campaign for 'most important election in our lifetimes' – live news

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General election: Nicola Sturgeon launches campaign for 'most important election in our lifetimes' – as it happened SNP leader speaks in Edinburgh as parties’ promises take shapeRevealed: private surgery for NHS patients soars under ToriesShifty shades of May: John...
19:44, 2019-11-08

General election: Boris Johnson launches Conservative election campaign – live updates Rolling coverage of the day’s developments in the 2019 general election campaignCorbyn sets out 10 goals for Labour governmentSturgeon says she wants...
21:16, 2019-11-06

UK general election news LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn kicks off election campaign as he and Boris Johnson trade blows Jeremy Corbyn is launching his election campaign with his first major speech in the run up to December 12....
12:48, 2019-10-31

General election: Boris Johnson launches Conservative election campaign – as it happened Rolling coverage of the day’s developments in the 2019 general election campaignCorbyn sets out 10 goals for Labour governmentSturgeon says she wants...
01:24, 2019-11-07

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Boris Johnson visits Queen as Tories kick off general election campaign Boris Johnson has left Downing Street to visit Buckingham Palace where he will inform the Queen of the General Election....
11:48, 2019-11-06

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Jo Swinson launches Lib Dems campaign as Brexit Party kick off tour The Liberal Democrats will launch their general election campaign today, with Jo Swinson set to tell voters that stopping Brexit will deliver a £50bn...
11:28, 2019-11-05

General election 2019: Boris Johnson calls Jeremy Corbyn and Nicola Sturgeon 'yokemates of destruction' as PM addresses Scottish independence calls Boris Johnson today called Jeremy Corbyn and Nicola Sturgeon "yokemates of destruction" as he ruled out ever allowing another Scottish independence r...
19:08, 2019-11-07

UK general election news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn swing into campaign mode Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have both swiftly leapt into campaign mode after a general election was confirmed last night....
10:32, 2019-10-30

General election news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn swing into campaign mode Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have both swiftly leapt into campaign mode after a general election was confirmed last night....
12:12, 2019-10-30

General election: Corbyn says Alun Cairns should stand down as Tory election candidate – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s developments in the 2019 general election campaignDon’t sign pledges on NHS or climate, Tory HQ tells candidatesRees-Mo...
18:44, 2019-11-06

UK general election polls and news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn swing into campaign mode Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have both swiftly leapt into campaign mode after a general election was confirmed last night....
09:44, 2019-10-30

UK general election 2019 news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn swing into campaign mode Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have both swiftly leapt into campaign mode after a general election was confirmed last night....
11:20, 2019-10-30

General election news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn to trade blows as they hit the campaign trail Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn will trade blows as they hit campaign trail ahead of the December election....
08:08, 2019-10-31

UK general election news LIVE: Britain on course for December election after Labour said it would back government's bid for early poll The UK is on course for a December general election after Labour announced its conditions to back the move had been met....
13:04, 2019-10-29

General election news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn on campaign trail as Donald Trump weighs in Campaign battles for the upcoming general election continue today after Donald Trump through his weight behind the PM last night....
09:08, 2019-11-01

General election news LIVE: Boris Johnson to launch Tory campaign after comparing Jeremy Corbyn to Stalin Boris Johnson is to launch the Tory's general election campaign today after attacking his Labour counterpart Jeremy Corbyn....
08:28, 2019-11-06

General election news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn swing into campaign mode after December vote confirmed Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have both swiftly leapt into campaign mode after a general election was confirmed last night....
08:40, 2019-10-30

UK general election 2019 news LIVE: Nigel Farage to launch Brexit Party campaign amid Donald Trump interview fallout Nigel Farage is to launch the Brexit Party's general election campaign today amid fallout from a controversial interview he conducted with the US Pre...
09:48, 2019-11-01

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson 'to address MPs' as he launches general election bid Boris Johnson has told MPs if they agree to a December 12 general election he will give them more time to debate his Brexit deal....
19:04, 2019-10-24

General election news LIVE: Lib Dems to launch campaign as Jeremy Corbyn accuses PM of 'hijacking Brexit' to sell off the NHS The Liberal Democrats will launch their general election campaign today, with Jo Swinson set to tell voters that stopping Brexit will deliver a £50bn...
08:48, 2019-11-05

UK election news LIVE: Sturgeon in rallying cry for independence referendum as Labour candidate faces calls to stand down Nicola Sturgeon has insisted the SNP has a "cast-iron" mandate to hold another independence vote, as she warned Boris Johnson has "no right to block ...
14:16, 2019-11-08

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson launches bid for December general election Boris Johnson has said he will give MPs more time to debate his Brexit deal in the Commons if they agree to a general election on December 12....
18:12, 2019-10-24

General election news latest: Independent MP John Woodcock to step down at December election Labour turned independent MP John Woodcock has announced he will step down at the General Election in December because he is expecting a baby with hi...
16:52, 2019-11-04

General election news: Boris Johnson compares Jeremy Corbyn to Stalin as he prepares to launch campaign Boris Johnson has compared Jeremy Corbyn to Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin for his "hatred" of wealth creators....
00:16, 2019-11-06

Israel election 2019 news: Israelis head to polls to vote in country's second general election in five months Israelis are heading to the polls to cast their vote in the country's second general election in five months....
10:40, 2019-09-17

General election news latest: Boris Johnson will pull early election bill if EU citizens and 16 year olds given vote Prime Minister Boris Johnson has threatened to pull his bill for a December 12 election if amendments to allow 16 year olds and EU citizens to vote p...
18:40, 2019-10-29

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Boris Johnson set to fire starting gun on Tory campaign Boris Johnson is set to fire the starting gun on the Conservative Party's general election campaign....
21:32, 2019-11-06

Brexit: MPs vote for general election on 12 December - live news Government’s bid for a December ballot backed by MPs at the fourth attemptMPs poised to vote through plan for December electionGeneral election: Labo...
21:44, 2019-10-29

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Boris Johnson addresses nation after visit to Queen starts election run in Boris Johnson has addressed the nation after his visited the Queen at Buckingham Palace began the run in to the General Election....
14:20, 2019-11-06

General election: Corbyn challenges Johnson to TV debates - live news Rolling updates on the day’s political developments, including PM’s Grenfell statement, PMQs and Amber Rudd saying she won’t contest 12 December elec...
17:36, 2019-10-30

General election: MPs choose new Speaker to replace John Bercow – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political events as they happen, including 2019 general election campaigningSinn Féin steps aside for remain candidates...
17:12, 2019-11-04

Brexit: Boris Johnson to table motion for general election – live news More than a dozen Tories defy leader by voting in favour of seizing control of Commons timetableFull report: Johnson suffers Commons defeatPhillip Le...
00:48, 2019-09-04

Brexit: government fails in bid to call a general election for 15 October – live news Government fails to make two-thirds threshold required under Fixed-term Parliaments ActCommons chaos: is no-deal blocked? Is an election happening?Di...
01:04, 2019-09-05

Brexit: Pound falls as general election speculation intensifies – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including reaction to PM’s threat to remove whip from Tory MPs who vote against ...
18:28, 2019-09-02

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Boris Johnson to launch Tory campaign after comparing Jeremy Corbyn to Stalin Boris Johnson is to launch the Tory's general election campaign today after attacking his Labour counterpart Jeremy Corbyn....
09:24, 2019-11-06

General election: Boris Johnson due to give speech outside No 10 after audience with Queen - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s developments in the 2019 general election campaign 10.45am GMT The Green party election launch has just started.There i...
12:04, 2019-11-06

Brexit: Boris Johnson puts forward motion for general election – live news Move comes after MPs vote to force prime minister to publish no-deal plansMPs order Johnson to hand over aides’ messages about prorogationJohn Bercow...
01:08, 2019-09-10

General election: Farage says Brexit party will not stand in 317 Tory seats - live news Farage says he was worried Brexit party could let the Lib Dems take seats from Tories. Follow all the developments nowLabour promises ‘managed migrat...
13:32, 2019-11-11

Brexit: Government loses motion to call a general election for 15 October – live news PM says bill essentially ends negotiations with EU and ‘hands control to our partners’Commons chaos: is no-deal blocked? Is an election happening?Did...
22:52, 2019-09-04

General election: parties announce policies for veterans on Remembrance Sunday – live news Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn joined tributes at the Cenotaph as Labour, Tories and Lib Dems announced proposals for war veterans 12.40pm GMT With ...
14:24, 2019-11-10

UK general election news: Boris Johnson to kick-start Conservative campaign with pledge to 'get Brexit done' Boris Johnson is set to kick start the Conservative Party campaign for the general election by vowing to "get Brexit done"....
23:24, 2019-11-05

General election: Corbyn counters leadership concerns by saying poll 'not about me' at Labour launch - live news Rolling coverage of the latest developments in the 2019 general election campaign 12.24pm GMT This is what Jeremy Corbyn said when asked about his ow...
13:40, 2019-10-31

General election: Corbyn dismisses Boris Johnson's 'Stalin' slur as 'nonsense' - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s developments in the 2019 general election campaign 9.06am GMT Almost every general election in Britain in living memory...
10:48, 2019-11-06

General election: Labour would 'immediately' buy homes to house rough sleepers, says Corbyn - live news Rolling coverage of the latest developments in the 2019 general election campaignJeremy Corbyn’s speech and Q&A - Summary and analysis 4.43pm GMT Wit...
18:28, 2019-10-31

General election: Farage claims Brexit party will 'hurt Labour in most extraordinary way' - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political events as they happen, including 2019 general election campaigning and the election of the new SpeakerCorbyn ...
13:28, 2019-11-04

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson in Cabinet meeting amid speculation of general election bid Boris Johnson is in a Cabinet meeting amid heightened speculation that the Government could make another attempt to push for a general election next ...
17:16, 2019-10-24

Brexit: Boris Johnson's bill in limbo as Labour could back general election – live news Prime minister will have to decide whether to carry through with call for election if EU offers lengthy extensionMPs reject Boris Johnson’s attempt t...
10:48, 2019-10-23

UK general election news LIVE: Boris Johnson to ask MPs again to back December poll after third Commons defeat Boris Johnson will once again ask MPs to back a pre-Christmas general election after his third Commons defeat on the issue....
09:16, 2019-10-29

General election news LIVE: Boris Johnson to ask MPs again to back December poll after third Commons defeat Boris Johnson will once again ask MPs to back a pre-Christmas general election after his third Commons defeat on the issue....
09:00, 2019-10-29

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Boris Johnson fires starting gun on Tory campaign as Labour's Tom Watson announces resignation Boris Johnson has fired the starting gun on the Conservative general election campaign, saying that it will be "the most important in a generation"....
21:56, 2019-11-06

General election: Sinn Féin stands down in three seats to help remainers, including unionist Hermon - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political events as they happen, including 2019 general election campaigning and the election of the new SpeakerSinn Fé...
15:44, 2019-11-04

Brexit: general election speculation intensifies as Boris Johnson to chair cabinet this afternoon – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including reaction to PM’s threat to remove whip from Tory MPs who vote against ...
17:24, 2019-09-02

Brexit: Boris Johnson to chair cabinet this afternoon - as general election speculation intensifies – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including reaction to PM’s threat to remove whip from Tory MPs who vote against ...
15:00, 2019-09-02

General election: Corbyn claims his policy would 'sort' Brexit more quickly than Boris Johnson's - live news Rolling coverage of the 2019 general election campaign, including Jeremy Corbyn’s speech on Brexit and the Liberal Democrat launchLib Dems accused of...
14:20, 2019-11-05

Brexit news today LIVE: UK general election looms as Boris Johnson braces for showdown with rebel MPs Philip Hammond has confirmed he will vote for legislation designed to block a no-deal Brexit and said he believes there will be enough MPs voting for...
11:32, 2019-09-03

Brexit news LIVE: MPs pass Queen's speech as Boris Johnson pushes for general election Boris Johnson has told MPs if they agree to a December 12 general election he will give them more time to debate his Brexit deal....
20:12, 2019-10-24

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson calls 3pm Cabinet meeting amid speculation of general election bid The Cabinet are due to meet at 3pm today amid heightened speculation that the Government could make another attempt to push for a general election ne...
15:04, 2019-10-24

General election: Johnson abandons promise to give MPs vote on extending Brexit transition - live news Rolling coverage of the 2019 general election campaign, including Jeremy Corbyn’s speech on Brexit and the Liberal Democrat launchExclusive: Don’t si...
17:16, 2019-11-05

UK general election news LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn vows to defend NHS as he and Boris Johnson trade blows Chants of "not for sale" rang out as Jeremy Corbyn vowed to protect the NHS in his first major speech in the run up to December 12....
13:24, 2019-10-31

General election: Boris Johnson faces Jeremy Corbyn at PMQs amid pre-poll exodus of MPs – live news Rolling updates on the day’s political developments, including Amber Rudd saying she won’t contest election on 12 December Full story: General electi...
13:32, 2019-10-30

UK general election news LIVE: MPs vote on Boris Johnson's December bid as EU approves Brexit delay until January 31 MPs have started to vote on Boris Johnson's bid for December 12 general election, with the PM requiring a two-thirds majority to secure the move....
19:52, 2019-10-28

General election news LIVE: MPs to elect new speaker as Nigel Farage prepares to unveil 600 Brexit Party candidates MPs will today elect a new Speaker as Nigel Farage prepares to unveil 600 Brexit Party candidates for the December general election....
08:40, 2019-11-04

General election: Farage's plan to stand aside in Tory seats amounts to 'Trump alliance', says Corbyn - live news Farage says he was worried Brexit party could let the Lib Dems take seats from Tories. Follow all the developments nowBrexit party will not contest 3...
16:48, 2019-11-11

General election news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn make Armistice Day pledges to Armed Forces Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have made Armistice Day pledges to Armed Forces veterans and personnel if they succeed in the general election....
09:00, 2019-11-11

Prorogue Parliament and Brexit news LIVE: Early general election motion again fails to secure majority in Commons Boris Johnson's motion for a general election has been defeated for a second time ahead of Parliament's suspension for five weeks....
02:52, 2019-09-10

General election: Lindsay Hoyle clear winner in first ballot for Speaker, but short of 50% of votes needed – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political events as they happen, including 2019 general election campaigningSinn Féin steps aside for remain candidates...
17:40, 2019-11-04

UK general election news LIVE: MPs set to vote on Boris Johnson's December bid as EU approves Brexit delay until January 31 Boris Johnson is addressing the Commons as MPs prepare to vote on his bid for December 12 general election this evening, with the PM requiring a two-...
18:40, 2019-10-28

General election: Farage says Brexit party will contest every seat in Britain if Tories do not agree to pact - live news Rolling coverage of all the latest developments from the 2019 general election campaign, including the Brexit party launchTrump says Johnson’s Brexit...
12:36, 2019-11-01

UK general election news LIVE: MPs to elect new speaker as Nigel Farage prepares to unveil 600 Brexit Party candidates MPs will today elect a new Speaker as Nigel Farage prepares to unveil 600 Brexit Party candidates for the December general election....
09:12, 2019-11-04

Brexit: Boris Johnson calls for a general election after MPs pass bill aimed to prevent no deal – live news PM says bill essentially ends negotiations with EU and ‘hands control to our partners’Commons chaos: is no-deal blocked? Is an election happening?Did...
22:12, 2019-09-04

General election: No-deal Brexit remains 'default setting' if trade pact not possible, says Tory chair - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s developments in the 2019 general election campaign 9.39am GMT Former Scottish secretary David Mundell believes Jacob Re...
11:04, 2019-11-06

General election news latest: Labour to unveil campaign slogan 'it's time for real change' Labour will today unveil its election message: "It's time for real change," which will be emblazoned on its campaign bus....
07:12, 2019-11-07

UK general election news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn face off in PMQs as Amber Rudd becomes latest MP to quit Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn are facing off today in their final PMQs before Parliament is dissolved ahead of a December general election....
14:28, 2019-10-30

General election: Farage tells Boris Johnson to 'drop the deal' or face Brexit party challenge - live news Rolling coverage of all the latest developments from the 2019 general election campaign, including the Brexit party launchTrump says Johnson’s Brexit...
17:24, 2019-11-01

UK General election news 2019 LIVE: Ian Austin in stunning attack on Jeremy Corbyn as Tom Watson resignation shocks Labour Former Labour MP Ian Austin has launched a stunning attack on Jeremy Corbyn, calling him "unfit" to run the country and urging voters to back Boris J...
10:32, 2019-11-07

Brexit news today LIVE: UK general election looms as Boris Johnson braces for Commons showdown and two Tory MPs resign Philip Hammond has confirmed he will vote for legislation designed to block a no-deal Brexit and said he believes there will be enough MPs voting for...
12:56, 2019-09-03

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Lib Dems to launch campaign as Jeremy Corbyn accuses PM of 'hijacking Brexit' to sell off the NHS The Liberal Democrats will launch their general election campaign today, with Jo Swinson set to tell voters that stopping Brexit will deliver a £50bn...
09:52, 2019-11-05

Prorogue Parliament and Brexit news LIVE: MPs vote on snap general election ahead of Parliament suspension Boris Johnson's motion for a general election has been defeated for a second time ahead of Parliament's suspension for five weeks....
02:04, 2019-09-10

Prorogue Parliament and Brexit news LIVE: MPs to vote on snap general election ahead of Parliament suspension MPs are set to vote on a snap general election ahead of Parliament's suspension for five weeks....
22:04, 2019-09-09

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson 'to address MPs' amid speculation of general election bid Boris Johnson is expected to address MPs amid growing speculation he could press for a snap general election....
18:12, 2019-10-24

General election 2019: What we learned on first day of the campaign trail Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn took shots at each other as their election campaigns got off to a firey start on Wednesday....
09:48, 2019-11-01

Donald Trump launches 2020 re-election campaign by slamming 'fake news media' and 'illegal witch hunt' Donald Trump has officially kicked off his re-election campaign with a grievance-filled rally in Florida as he jabbed and the press and the political...
06:56, 2019-06-19

UK General Election news 2019 LIVE: Sajid Javid pledges 'new economic era' if Tories elected Sajid Javid has said the Conservatives will increase borrowing to pay for new infrastructure as he heralded new fiscal rules for a "new economic era"...
12:48, 2019-11-07

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson heads to Scotland to continue campaign for early election as opposition leaders hold talks on preventing no-deal Boris Johnson will today continue campaigning for an election he is yet to successfully call, after a torrid day in which his brother resigned from G...
08:40, 2019-09-06

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn claims 'Corbynmania' has returned as 2019 campaign begins Jeremy Corbyn said "millions" are resting their hopes on a Labour government as he fired up party supporters on his first campaign stop in the ultra-...
19:00, 2019-11-06

General election 2019 LIVE: Labour slams 'fake news' claim from Tories about tax rise under Jeremy Corbyn Labour has accused the Tories of "fake news" after the party claimed taxpayers would have to fork out an extra £2,4000 every year under Jeremy Corbyn...
09:28, 2019-11-12

UK General Election news 2019 LIVE: John McDonnell promises billions to public as Sajid Javid pledges 'new economic era' Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell today pledged £400bn in infrastructure spending in a bid to cause "an irreversible shift in the balance of power and...
16:40, 2019-11-07

Brexit news latest: Nicola Sturgeon and Mark Drakeford join forces to oppose Boris Johnson's bill The First Ministers of Scotland and Wales are joining forces to voice their opposition to Boris Johnson's Brexit bill....
09:44, 2019-10-23

Brexit latest: What time is the UK general election vote today? When will the election be if it is passed? It is looking ever more likely there will be a pre-Christmas general election, with Boris Johnson to once again ask MPs to vote on the issue....
13:04, 2019-10-29

Brexit Party Euro election results: Nigel Farage eyes general election as Tories and Labour slump - Brexit Party has 28 MEPs, with 32 per cent of the vote and largest party in 9 regions - Tories slump to fifth with just 3 MEPs, down from 15 - Lib ...
10:20, 2019-05-27

Will fake news wreck the coming general election? Have the social media giants cleaned up their act since the scandals of 2016? We give the big names a healthcheckThe next general election campaign h...
12:44, 2019-10-06

Boris Johnson tries to shake off rocky start to Tory election bid as he officially launches campaign Boris Johnson has said the country is "aching to move on" from Brexit as tried to shake off the rocky start to the Conservative Party's election camp...
00:32, 2019-11-07

Nigel Farage pushes Tory general election campaign off track as minsters plead him to withdraw Brexit Party candidates The Tory general election campaign was forced into an all-out battle with Nigel Farage's Brexit Party today....
17:32, 2019-11-04

UK general election news: Jeremy Corbyn under fire over whether he would use Trident nuclear deterrent Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is under pressure to say whether or not he would be prepared to use the Trident nuclear deterrent if he becomes prime min...
12:28, 2019-11-11

Brexit news latest: Jeremy Corbyn urged to secure second referendum before general election Jeremy Corbyn is coming under fresh pressure to secure a second Brexit referendum before calling for a general election....
14:36, 2019-10-01

UK general election news: MPs approve Boris Johnson's bid for snap poll on December 12 MPs have approved Boris Johnson's bid for a general election on December 12 in the Commons....
21:44, 2019-10-29

Brexit news latest: Keir Starmer says Labour will not vote for general election today Shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer said Labour is "not going to dance to Boris Johnson's tune" as the party vowed against voting for a general ...
13:00, 2019-09-04

General election news: Chris Williamson to stand as independent MP after Labour bans him from party Chris Williamson has announced he will run as an independent MP after he was banned from standing for the party in the upcoming election....
00:56, 2019-11-07

UK general election news: Pre-Christmas poll another step closer after legislation clears Lords unamended Legislation to trigger a pre-Christmas general election has cleared the Lords and will now go forward for Royal Assent to become law....
22:08, 2019-10-30

UK general election news: MPs reject Labour's bid to change snap poll date to December 9 MPs have rejected Labour's amendment to Boris Johnson's general election motion which seeks to change the date of the snap poll to December 9....
21:44, 2019-10-29

Theresa May speaks out over 'disappointing' EU election result days after quitting... as Nigel Farage eyes general election Theresa May has spoken out about her party's humiliating night in the European elections, saying she "sincerely hopes these results focus minds in Pa...
14:48, 2019-05-27

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson to push for general election if EU leaders grant delay until next year Boris Johnson is set call for a general election if EU leaders grant the UK a Brexit extension until January, a Number 10 source has revealed....
03:32, 2019-10-23

General election news latest: Lib Dems launch complaint to ITV over debate between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn The Liberal Democrats have complained to ITV about the exclusion of leader Jo Swinson from an election debate between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn...
21:40, 2019-11-02

General election news latest: Lib Dems call on ITV to include Jo Swinson in Boris Johnson vs Jeremy Corbyn debate The Liberal Democrats have complained to ITV about the exclusion of leader Jo Swinson from an election debate between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn...
19:00, 2019-11-02

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson faces uphill battle to force general election after Commons defeat Boris Johnson faces an increasingly desperate battle to force a general election after his motion to trigger one was rejected....
06:04, 2019-09-05

Brexit news latest: Jeremy Corbyn tells Boris Johnson he will back general election bid when no-deal is off table Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has said he will only back Boris Johnson's bid for a general election in December when no-deal Brexit is taken off the ta...
21:32, 2019-10-24

Trump 2020: president to launch election campaign in Orlando – live While his base remains fired up, Trump heads into his re-election campaign as a historically unpopular presidentSign up for the US briefing and get a...
23:24, 2019-06-18

General election LIVE: Tom Watson resignation stuns Labour as parties clash on economy Labour's election campaign was thrown into disarray last night as deputy leader Tom Watson handed in a shock resignation letter....
08:32, 2019-11-07

General election: parties announce policies for veterans on Remembrance Sunday – politics live Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn joined tributes at the Cenotaph as Labour, Tories and Lib Dems announced proposals for war veterans 12.40pm GMT With ...
14:08, 2019-11-10

Boris Johnson general election bid LIVE: PM awaits EU decision on Brexit extension after timetable defeat Boris Johnson is awaiting news on a Brexit extension from the EU after a defeat over his fast-track timetable last night....
09:44, 2019-10-23

UK general election vote LIVE: MPs debate timetable for bill sending voters to polls in December MPs have started debating the timetable for a bill to hold a general election in December....
18:16, 2019-10-29

Canada election 2019: Justin Trudeau looks set to hold on to power after tight election race – live Polls point to Liberal Party victory in Canadian federal election after a campaign beset by scandals 4.26am BST 4.23am BST Greens leader Elizabeth Ma...
05:44, 2019-10-22

Tory leadership: Gove says wealthy don't need more tax cuts as he launches campaign - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including nominations closing in the Tory leadership contest and four candidates...
16:48, 2019-06-10

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson fuels general election speculation as he prepares for Downing Street statement after cabinet meeting Boris Johnson's inner circle has gathered for a crunch cabinet meeting this evening to consider their response to MPs attempting to wrangle control o...
19:16, 2019-09-02

UK general election news: Boris Johnson rejects Donald Trump's advice to form Brexit pact with Nigel Farage Boris Johnson has rejected the notion of an election pact with Nigel Farage after Donald Trump said the two would make an "unstoppable force" for Bre...
20:12, 2019-11-01

General election news latest: Tory Chair James Cleverly claims Jewish families will leave UK if Jeremy Corbyn wins James Cleverly has claimed that people he knows including Jewish families said they would leave the UK if a Jeremy Corbyn-led government was voted in...
23:40, 2019-11-02

Labour to unveil general election campaign slogan 'it's time for real change' Labour will today unveil its election message: "It's time for real change," which will be emblazoned on its campaign bus....
10:32, 2019-11-07

They're off! Boris Johnson blasts Jeremy Corbyn 'the ditherer' as December 12 general election campaign gets under way It's me or Corbyn — Brexit or yet more delay, PM tells Britain Labour leader vows to "transform" country Read our live politics updates HERE...
14:28, 2019-10-30

Getup director Paul Oosting defends failed election campaign – politics live Head of activist group acknowledges it did not meet its election aims, but says he is still proud of achievements; Dutton vetoes medevac transfer; Fr...
04:56, 2019-10-16

General election LIVE: Ian Austin in stunning attack on Jeremy Corbyn as Tom Watson resignation shocks Labour Former Labour MP Ian Austin has launched a stunning attack on Jeremy Corbyn, calling him "unfit" to run the country and urging voters to back Boris J...
08:56, 2019-11-07

Boris Johnson general election bid LIVE: PM tells Donald Tusk there should be no Brexit delay as EU leaders consider extension Boris Johnson today insisted that there should be no Brexit delay, and that it is in the EU and UK's interests that Britain leaves the bloc on Octobe...
17:20, 2019-10-23

UK general election vote LIVE: MPS begin debating timetable for bill sending voters to polls in December MPs have started debating the timetable for a bill to hold a general election in December....
15:12, 2019-10-29

Brexit vote result LIVE: MPs reject motion on general election as Boris Johnson defeated for a third time Boris Johnson's attempt to trigger an early general election has failed after his motion did not secure the required support of two-thirds of MPs....
23:16, 2019-09-04

Tory leadership: Boris Johnson launches campaign to be next prime minister – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments, including Johnson and Javid launching campaigns, PMQs and cross-party bid to rule out no-dealBo...
12:48, 2019-06-12

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Nigel Farage unveils 600 Brexit Party candidates as new Speaker is elected Nigel Farage is set to to unveil the 600 Brexit Party candidates for the December general election....
15:44, 2019-11-04

UK general election 2019 vote LIVE: Britain on course for December poll after Labour said it would back Boris Johnson's bid The UK is on course for a December general election after Labour announced its conditions to back the move had been met....
14:16, 2019-10-29

Boris Johnson general election bid LIVE: PM quizzed in Commons after meeting Jeremy Corbyn to discuss Brexit deal Boris Johnson is being quizzed during PMQs today after suffering a defeat in the House of Commons last night over the timetable of his Brexit bill....
13:45, 2019-10-23

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Former chancellor Philip Hammond to stand down as Brexit Party tour kicks off Former Tory chancellor Philip Hammond has announced he will step down as an MP at the general election in December....
17:20, 2019-11-05

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: MPs to elect new speaker as Nigel Farage prepares to unveil 600 Brexit Party candidates MPs will today elect a new Speaker as Nigel Farage prepares to unveil 600 Brexit Party candidates for the December general election....
12:24, 2019-11-04

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Jo Swinson makes £50bn Remain pledge as Brexit Party kick off tour The Liberal Democrats have launched their general election campaign, with Jo Swinson telling voters that stopping Brexit will deliver a £50bn Remain ...
12:28, 2019-11-05

General election news latest: Jeremy Corbyn hits back at Donald Trump for saying he would be 'so bad' for country as PM Jeremy Corbyn has hit back at Donald Trump after the US President said the Labour leader would be bad for the country....
21:20, 2019-11-02

Brexit news: PM to call for general election if defeated by cross-party bid to delay Brexit, Downing Street source says A motion for an early general election will be tabled if the Government is defeated by a cross-party bid to delay Brexit, a Downing Street source has...
04:28, 2019-09-03

Boris Johnson will put forward new bid for general election, says Attorney General Geoffrey Cox Geoffrey Cox appeared to let slip Government plans to table an election motion as he responded to a call for Boris Johnson to resign in the Commons t...
14:56, 2019-09-25

General election news latest: Donald Trump says he wants his 'friends' Boris Johnson and Nigel Farage to unite Donald Trump said he wants to see Boris Johnson and Nigel Farage "come together" as he weighed into British politics again....
22:16, 2019-11-03

Brexit news latest: PM to call for general election if defeated by cross-party bid to delay Brexit, Downing Street source says A motion for an early general election will be tabled if the Government is defeated by a cross-party bid to delay Brexit, a Downing Street source has...
21:40, 2019-09-02

Independent Scotland 'within touching distance', claims Nicola Sturgeon First minister and SNP leader to address pro-independence rally in Glasgow on SaturdayAn independent Scotland is “within touching distance”, Nicola S...
10:44, 2019-11-02

General election news latest: Labour calls for removal of Tory candidate who said people on Benefits Street need 'putting down' The Conservative Party are facing calls to remove an election candidate in a key marginal seat, after she wrote on Facebook that people on the TV sho...
20:24, 2019-11-03

Brexit news latest: Jeremy Corbyn insists Labour ready to fight general election despite warning of 'trap' Jeremy Corbyn has insisted Labour is ready for a general election despite calls from his own MPs to wait until Brexit is sorted....
04:28, 2019-09-03

Brexit LIVE: Boris Johnson rules out a general election as he urges MPs not to delay Brexit Boris Johnson today ruled out calling a general election as he urged MPs not to delay Brexit....
19:16, 2019-09-02

'It is time for independence': Nicola Sturgeon says she will demand Scottish vote to leave the UK next year REUTERS/Russell Cheyne Nicola Sturgeon has vowed in her closing speech at the Scottish National Party's annual conference in Aberdeen to rejoin the E...
17:04, 2019-10-15

Israeli election: exit polls suggest result too close to call - live news Vote is country’s second in a yearBoth PM Netanyahu and challenger Gantz back annexing Palestinian landExit poll at 10pm (8pm BST, 3pm ET) 8.50pm BST...
22:08, 2019-09-17

Brexit: Boris Johnson says parliament has 'run its course' as he opens debate on early election – live news Commons debates motion for 12 December election as EU agrees to delay BrexitEU agrees extension to 31 JanuaryGovernment likely to adopt Lib Dem elect...
19:44, 2019-10-28

Israel election: exit polls suggest result too close to call – live news Vote is country’s second in a yearBoth PM Netanyahu and challenger Gantz back annexing Palestinian landExit poll at 10pm (8pm BST, 3pm ET) 11.17pm BS...
00:52, 2019-09-18

Boris Johnson general election bid LIVE: PM insists he will 'press on' with Brexit after being quizzed in Commons over timetable The Prime Minister has insisted he will "press on" with Brexit after former Tory minister Ken Clarke urged him to accept the UK will not leave the EU...
14:52, 2019-10-23

General election 2019 LIVE: Nigel Farage urged to 'go further' after backing away from Tory-held seats Nigel Farage has been urged to "go further" after promising to give 317 sitting Conservative MPs a clear run at December's election....
08:44, 2019-11-12

Live Canada election results 2019: Real-time results in the federal election Global News will have live, real-time election results for all 338 ridings as polls begin to close across the country starting at 7 p.m. ET...
18:20, 2019-10-21

Boris Johnson to seek 14 October election if rebels succeed, says government source – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including reaction to PM’s threat to remove whip from Tory MPs who vote against ...
20:36, 2019-09-02

Brexit: Johnson loses sixth vote in six days as new bid for snap election fails – live news Last day of parliament also sees prime minister forced to publish no-deal plans MPs order Johnson to hand over aides’ messages about prorogationJohn ...
02:20, 2019-09-10

Brexit: No 10 accuses Corbyn of 'cowardly insult to democracy' for not backing early election – live news Late-night Lords vote commits peers to passing Benn bill by end of Friday, before parliament is suspended. Follow for latest newsLords agree to rule ...
10:44, 2019-09-05

Brexit: unrepentant Boris Johnson tells Labour to 'face day of reckoning' and have an election – live news Prime minister says supreme court judges were wrong as Corbyn tells him to get a Brexit extension to secure an election in angry Commons exchangeMPs ...
21:32, 2019-09-25

Tory leadership contest: Follow the election race LIVE as Boris Johnson officially launches leadership bid Boris Johnson is set to unveil his leadership agenda on Wednesday as the bid for the Tory crown continues....
08:20, 2019-06-12

Brexit news latest: Tony Blair says Tories would be 'certifiably insane' to call a general election until Brexit is resolved Former Prime Minister Tony Blair has said the Conservative Party would be "certifiably insane" to call a general election until Brexit is resolved....
11:48, 2019-05-28

Brexit news LIVE: Fresh setback for Boris Johnson during visit to Scotland as opposition MPs vow to block election bid Boris Johnson's bid for an early general election on his own terms faced a setback today after opposition leaders vowed to block the Prime Minister's...
15:20, 2019-09-06

Foreign Office minister Alan Duncan resigns ahead of Boris Johnson's likely election as next PM - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 12.55pm BST Here is the Tory MP Ben Bradley on Alan Duncan’s resignation.Oh no. I...
14:12, 2019-07-22

UK election news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn make Armistice Day pledges to Armed Forces Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have made Armistice Day pledges to Armed Forces veterans and personnel if they succeed in the general election....
12:12, 2019-11-11

UK election 2019 news LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn vows to defend NHS as he and Boris Johnson trade blows Chants of "not for sale" rang out as Jeremy Corbyn vowed to protect the NHS in his first major speech in the run up to December 12....
15:56, 2019-10-31

Israel election: Netanyahu says country at 'historic junction' as exit polls too close to call – live news Vote is country’s second in a yearBoth PM Netanyahu and challenger Gantz back annexing Palestinian land 1.54am BST According to the Times of Israel, ...
03:16, 2019-09-18

Boris Johnson tells Tory MPs if Brexit delayed he would not fight election on no-deal platform - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 3.53pm BST Here are some of the key quotes from the European parliament hearing.A...
17:08, 2019-10-09

Brexit: Early election bill likely to clear Commons as amendments extending franchise not selected - live news Commons debating fresh attempt by government for December ballotGeneral election: Labour says it will back pre-Christmas pollJohnson fails in bid to ...
19:04, 2019-10-29

Israel election: Gantz says he will fight to form 'unity government' as exit polls too close to call – live news Vote is country’s second in a yearBoth PM Netanyahu and challenger Gantz back annexing Palestinian land 1.16am BST Benjamin Netanyahu has arrived at ...
02:32, 2019-09-18

UK election news LIVE: Huge boost for Boris Johnson as Nigel Farage stands down Brexit Party candidates Nigel Farage has announced the Brexit Party will not contest the 317 seats won by the Conservatives at the last general election....
14:12, 2019-11-11

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn calls Nigel Farage a 'one trick pony' as Brexit Party kick off tour Jeremy Corbyn called Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage a "one trick pony" whose party had nothing to offer Labour leave voters at his party's campaign...
16:40, 2019-11-05

Brexit news LIVE: MPs to vote on bill to block no-deal and Boris to trigger snap election after crushing Commons defeat MPs will attempt to block a no-deal Brexit today after they voted to seize control the Commons....
08:52, 2019-09-04

UK election news LIVE: Nigel Farage calls on Boris Johnson's Tories to stand down in Labour-held seats Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has called on the Tories to stand aside in Labour-held seats in order to get more pro-Brexit MPs elected....
09:44, 2019-11-12

UK election news LIVE: Nigel Farage calls on Boris Johnson to stand down Tory candidates in Labour-held seats Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has called on the Tories to stand aside in Labour-held seats in order to get more pro-Brexit MPs elected....
11:52, 2019-11-12

Climate change one of most important election issues in Saskatchewan: poll A new poll reveals that nearly 30 per cent of Saskatchewan voters believe climate change is one of the three most important issues this election....
19:44, 2019-09-26

Brexit LIVE: Boris Johnson insists he 'does not want' a general election as he urges MPs not to delay Brexit Boris Johnson said he does not want a general election as he urged MPs not to delay Brexit....
21:40, 2019-09-02

General Election Day 2019: What to know Tuesday is General Election Day 2019. Tucson voters will determine the next mayor and three open seats on the City Council in wards one, two and four...
13:52, 2019-11-05

All of the important primary, convention, and debate dates you need to know for the 2020 presidential election The 2020 election might seem like a long way off, but Iowans will cast the first votes of the 2020 presidential primaries and caucuses just a little ...
17:08, 2019-11-01

Prorogue Parliament and Brexit news LIVE: PM will suspend Parliament today after asking MPs to vote for an election Boris Johnson will suspend Parliament today for more than a month after asking MPs to vote for an election, Downing Street has confirmed....
13:08, 2019-09-09

SNP conference: Nicola Sturgeon says Scottish independence referendum 'must happen next year' A second referendum on Scottish independence "must happen next year", the country's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has insisted....
18:24, 2019-10-15

Brexit deal news LIVE: PM says he will pull Brexit bill and push for election if he loses vote Boris Johnson is persuading MPs to back his Withdrawal Agreement Bill John Bercow has not selected any amendments tabled to the bill's second reading...
16:28, 2019-10-22

General election 2019: Could the NHS be "up for sale"? The election starting gun has been fired, with Labour claiming the NHS will be sold to US companies....
17:24, 2019-11-01

Five factors that could decide the general election Key questions that need to be answered in the run-up to voting on 12 DecemberWith Brexit still unresolved, and smaller parties hoping to break throug...
00:04, 2019-10-31

SNP European Elections: Nicola Sturgeon accuses Westminster of treating Scotland with 'utter contempt' over Brexit The Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has accused the government for treating Scotland with "utter contempt" over Brexit....
12:56, 2019-05-27

General election 2019: The battle for your newsfeed Forget canvassing on doorsteps — in 2019, the most important electioneering takes place in the wild west of social media, and it's easy to game the s...
12:28, 2019-11-11

Five factors that could be decisive in general election outcome Key questions that need to be answered in the run-up to voting on 12 DecemberWith Brexit still unresolved, and smaller parties hoping to break throug...
21:44, 2019-10-30

General election debates 2019: When will the BBC and ITV shows air on TV? The BBC and ITV are set to host a number of debates in the build-up to the general election later this year....
18:16, 2019-11-08

The full list of MPs who are standing down at the next general election Speculation is growing that the UK is heading for a snap general election this autumn amid continuing uncertainty over Brexit....
14:40, 2019-09-06

Five factors that could be decisive to general election outcome Key questions that need to be answered in the run-up to voting on 12 DecemberWith Brexit still unresolved, and smaller parties hoping to break throug...
20:56, 2019-10-30

The UK is heading rapidly for a general election before Christmas Getty The UK is on course for an early general election before Christmas. Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to call for a snap poll within days. Op...
11:12, 2019-10-24

When could the UK general election 2019 actually happen this year? It is looking increasingly likely that there could be a general election, with MPs divided over whether to press on with Boris Johnson's Brexit deal....
15:04, 2019-10-24

Denmark's left heads right in general election With the rise of the extreme far-right party Hard Line, the anti-immigration rhetoric is as sharp as ever. So why is the left also jumping on that ba...
17:40, 2019-06-04

General election: Key dates and deadlines as campaigning gets under way Political parties will be formally kicking off their General Election campaigns when Parliament is dissolved this week....
04:56, 2019-11-05

UK Parliament paves way for December general election The lower house has passed a bill for a general election in December after Labour reversed its opposition to a vote. The government's proposal surviv...
21:48, 2019-10-29

Trump: Farage and Johnson should 'come together' for general election PM has dismissed idea he should work with Brexit partyFarage says he will not stand as MP in general electionDonald Trump has waded into British poli...
22:12, 2019-11-03

Last day to register to vote for General Election is Monday TUCSON – The deadline for Tucson residents to register to vote in the upcoming elections is Monday. Eligible residents must be registered by midnight...
17:44, 2019-10-07

How to vote tactically in the 2019 UK general election Getty The upcoming UK general election could see unprecedented levels of tactical voting. Members of Parliament are preparing to back an election in ...
15:08, 2019-10-29

South Africa votes in general election President Cyril Ramaphosa is hoping that his African National Congress (ANC) keep their comfortable majority in the parliament. The party has won a m...
10:20, 2019-05-08

Decision 2019: General Election Results  For more information about this Tuesday’s general election, click here....
03:32, 2019-11-06

Trump: Johnson and Farage should 'come together' for general election PM has dismissed idea he should work with Brexit partyFarage says he will not stand as MP in general electionDonald Trump has waded into British poli...
08:32, 2019-11-04

India’s general election reaches second-last phase Indians are voting in the next-to-last round of 6-week-long national elections, marked by a highly acrimonious campaign with Prime Minister Narendra ...
16:28, 2019-05-12

UK election campaign: Who wants what on EU issues? The vote campaign is underway, and it's likely to be bruising and nasty, with Brexit looming large. Where do the Conservatives, Labour and Liberal De...
16:52, 2019-11-06

UK election news LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn accuses Tory Government of 'woeful' response to flooding in northern England Jeremy Corbyn has criticised the Government's 'woeful' response to the recent widespread flooding in northern England....
14:40, 2019-11-12

UK election news LIVE: Boris Johnson pledges 'NHS visa' as candidate Nick Conrad quits over rape comments Boris Johnson will today pledge a new fast track "NHS visa" to make it easier for overseas doctors and nurses to come to the UK if the Conservative P...
09:16, 2019-11-08

UK election news 2019 LIVE: John McDonnell promises billions to public as Sajid Javid pledges 'new economic era' Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell today pledged £400bn in infrastructure spending in a bid to cause "an irreversible shift in the balance of power and...
17:36, 2019-11-07

‘This Election Is Too Important’: Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms on Fighting Trump and Endorsing Joe Biden The Joe Biden campaign for president has been a spectacle to behold this year. On the one hand, if you wrote out Biden on paper, it would look someth...
18:04, 2019-07-18

Could there still be an early UK general election and have MPs blocked no-deal Brexit? Boris Johnson's Brexit plans have suffered a series of blows in the Commons as MPs backed no-deal prevention legislation before refusing to grant him...
13:44, 2019-09-05

General election 2019: Could climate change become a top priority? Polling suggests the environment is one of three key issues for voters - but by the end of the campaign will politicians be answering their questions...
03:40, 2019-11-06

General election: Labour says it will back pre-Christmas vote Jeremy Corbyn confirms party will vote for bill seeking December pollFollow the latest politics news - liveJeremy Corbyn has announced that Labour is...
12:32, 2019-10-29

Spain to hold a general election in November, PM Sanchez says Spaniards are set to head to the polls for the fourth time in four years. Although there is still time to form a coalition government, Prime Minister...
01:40, 2019-09-18

General election: Labour says it will back pre-Christmas poll Jeremy Corbyn confirms party will vote for bill seeking December pollFollow the latest politics news - liveJeremy Corbyn has announced that Labour is...
13:56, 2019-10-29

UK Labour's Corbyn backs general election but with caveats The Labour Party's position on an imminent election remains confusing at best. Having blocked a vote on Monday night, Jeremy Corbyn supported one on ...
17:08, 2019-10-29

General Election 2019: Huw Edwards to lead BBC coverage The presenter and newsreader says he hopes "to put his 35 years of experience to good use"....
15:40, 2019-11-04

Brexit: MPs vote for general election on 12 December - as it happened Government’s bid for a December ballot backed by MPs at the fourth attemptMPs poised to vote through plan for December electionGeneral election: Labo...
00:56, 2019-10-30

Brexit latest: What happens next? What was the MPs' vote about? Will there be a general election? The longest parliamentary session in UK history will come to an end on Monday night as the country lurches ever closer to the October Brexit deadline...
12:16, 2019-09-10

MPs tell Jeremy Corbyn: get a grip or lose a general election Shadow education secretary Angela Rayner says frontbenchers are ‘totally exasperated’ by the party’s handling of antisemitismSenior MPs from both win...
23:28, 2019-06-29

General election UK: When could be the next big vote? Why does Boris Johnson want one for Brexit? A general election could be on the cards after Boris Johnson lost a decisive Brexit vote in the Commons last night....
11:56, 2019-10-23

When to expect DOJ inspector general report on 2016 election Thursday, Aug. 15. Mark this date on your calendar. A very good source of mine says a report from Inspector General Michael Horowitz of the Justice D...
04:20, 2019-07-18

Boris Johnson's general election gamble – podcast The Guardian’s political editor, Heather Stewart, tells Anushka Asthana that the general election on 12 December will be highly unpredictable as Brex...
04:28, 2019-10-31

5 things to know about the results of Canada’s 43rd general election Here are five things about how Monday's vote reshaped the political power balance in Canada....
13:44, 2019-10-22

Here’s a look at the federal campaign, election day — by the numbers Some noteworthy numbers included an approximate 300,000 election workers this year, 4.7 million estimated number of votes cast in advance polls and 4...
23:40, 2019-10-20

Indonesian court rejects election-rigging claims from ex-general's The Indonesian top court has upheld President Joko Widodo's election victory, rejecting claims of voter fraud leveled by his opponent. The accusation...
18:08, 2019-06-27

General Election 2019: Don't politicise health service - NHS boss The head of NHS Providers urges politicians to avoid making "empty promises" over the health service....
02:44, 2019-11-04

General election 2019: How big an issue is climate change for voters? Polling suggests the environment is a concern for more voters than ever - but by the end of the campaign will politicians be answering their question...
10:56, 2019-11-06

Greek conservatives score 'clear victory' in general election Greece's opposition New Democracy party has won the highest share of the country's vote, well ahead of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras's Syriza party, ...
19:28, 2019-07-07

Indonesian court rejects election-rigging claims from ex-general The Indonesian top court has upheld President Joko Widodo's election victory, rejecting claims of voter fraud leveled by his opponent. The accusation...
20:28, 2019-06-27

General Election 2019: Facebook takes down 'political' advertising The ads highlighted spending of £25m in certain towns - and all those places have marginal constituencies....
11:40, 2019-11-02

Brexit: Johnson to ask Parliament to hold general election in December The UK government will seek a general election on December 12 — but hurdles remain. The move needs the backing of two-thirds of UK lawmakers, which w...
21:36, 2019-10-24

General Election 2019: Can Remainers tip balance in bellwether Battersea? In previously staunch Labour council estates, the Lib Dems tell Sophia Sleigh that support for them is growing as resentment continues to fester over...
15:32, 2019-11-08

Jeremy Corbyn calls for general election following May resignation – video Jeremy Corbyn has welcomed Theresa May’s resignation and called for an immediate general election. The Labour leader said the vision of the country o...
16:20, 2019-05-24

General election 2019: Tory pledge to boost GP numbers But a previous Conservative pledge to recruit an extra 5,000 GPs by 2020 is not close to being met....
04:20, 2019-11-09

Farage warns Tories Brexit party could win general election Failure to leave EU is ‘very obvious’ reason for party’s European election successLatest results across the UKFull results across EuropeNews and anal...
10:44, 2019-05-27

Jeremy Corbyn: My priority is blocking no-deal, not a general election Jeremy Corbyn has reiterated that he does not want a general election until he has succeeded in blocking a no-deal Brexit....
14:00, 2019-09-28

Polls close after South Africans vote in general election President Cyril Ramaphosa is hoping that his African National Congress (ANC) keeps its majority despite a low turnout. The party has won a majority i...
21:08, 2019-05-08

General Election plans ‘leaked’ with Britain set for ANOTHER leadership vote MPs were bracing themselves for a general election last night after a Tory MP appeared to confirm secret plans for one this year....
23:28, 2019-08-13

Boris Johnson calls for a snap general election on December 12 Getty Boris Johnson calls for a snap general election on December 12. The prime minister says he will bring forward a motion next week allowing an el...
18:12, 2019-10-24

Boris Johnson's ultimatum: back me or it's a general election – podcast Jonathan Freedland joins Anushka Asthana to discuss a pivotal week ahead in British politics. Plus Prof Liz Bentley of the Royal Meteorological Socie...
10:41, 2019-09-03

Will Boris Johnson be able to call a snap UK general election before Christmas? Getty Boris Johnson has admitted he will fail to fulfil his 'do-or-die' pledge to deliver Brexit by October 31. Instead, he is offering parliament mo...
11:24, 2019-10-25

Justin Trudeau fires starting gun for Canada's general election Justin Trudeau to request dissolution of parliament‘Divisions have never been starker’ before 21 October polling dayCampaigning for Canada’s federal ...
22:16, 2019-09-11

Rory Stewart quits the Conservatives and says he won't stand at the next general election Dominic Lipinski/PA Images via Getty Images Rory Stewart quits the Conservatives and says he won't stand at the next general election. The former Cab...
10:56, 2019-10-04

General election 2019: Labour Party hit by second cyber-attack The party says the first DDoS attack against it failed and it has "ongoing security processes in place"....
19:04, 2019-11-12

Polarised Canada to fire starting gun for October general election Justin Trudeau to request dissolution of parliament‘Divisions have never been starker’ before 21 October polling dayCampaigning for Canada’s federal ...
12:08, 2019-09-11

Trump’s re-election campaign will kick off next month President Trump will officially kick-off his re-election campaign next month and then embark on a swing through several must-win Rust Belt states whe...
19:04, 2019-05-20

Federal election campaign will begin on Wednesday The deadline for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to make the request to the governor general was this coming Sunday....
23:48, 2019-09-10

Here’s where Canada’s party leaders will be on Day 3 of the election campaign After an evening spent sparring for some, Canada's political leaders continue their national tours on Day 3 of the election campaign....
13:52, 2019-09-13

'I'm the prime minister Nicola Sturgeon least wants,' says Jeremy Hunt with commitment to union with Scotland Tory leadership candidate Jeremy Hunt has said he is the prime minister Nicola Sturgeon "least wants" because of his commitment to keeping Scotland i...
17:32, 2019-06-23

Labour declares it wouldn't block second Scottish independence vote as Nicola Sturgeon hints at 'alliance' Labour has declared it would not block a second Scottish referendum in a significant shift of policy as Nicola Sturgeon hinted at a possible "progres...
02:04, 2019-08-07

General election: Corbyn to position Labour as true 'party of the people' Party leader will seek to pour cold water on Boris Johnson’s claim of being anti-establishmentJeremy Corbyn will seek to scorn Conservative attempts ...
08:36, 2019-10-31

Dark arts and dirty tricks: the 2019 general election online Media editor Jim Waterson tells Anushka Asthana how political parties are pushing the limits of what is allowed in the unregulated space of social me...
04:24, 2019-11-07

Brexit showdown: What is being voting on, how can MPs legislate to block no-deal and will there be a general election? A cross-party group of MPs are preparing to take on Boris Johnson in a showdown that could lead to a snap general election....
04:28, 2019-09-03

Russian interference report likely to be delayed until after general election, Number 10 confirms A report into alleged Russian interference in the UK democratic process is not set to be published until after the general election....
16:52, 2019-11-04

Spain: Socialists take lead in general election, exit polls show Exit polls put the Socialists ahead in Spain's general election, but falling short of a majority for the second time this year. Tensions over Catalon...
20:40, 2019-11-10

General election 2019: Lib Dems propose £10k 'skills wallet' for all adults Money for training courses will be made available to adults of all ages, under the Lib Dem plan....
15:52, 2019-11-11

Alastair Campbell urges people to vote tactically in general election Tony Blair's former spin doctor Alastair Campbell today urged people to vote tactically in a general election....
23:40, 2019-10-09

BREAKING: Jeremy Corbyn calls for immediate general election after Theresa May quits Jeremy Corbyn has called for an immediate election after Theresa May announced her resignation....
13:32, 2019-05-24

Boris Johnson on course for pre-Christmas general election after MPs back December 12 poll The UK is on course for a pre-Christmas general election ​after MPs approved Boris Johnson's bid for a poll on December 12....
22:00, 2019-10-29

General election 2019: Labour pledges to save free TV licences The party's deputy leader Tom Watson says removing the benefit for over-75s was "utterly callous"....
07:28, 2019-11-04

ANALYSIS: More than ever, Canada’s general election is a collection of polarized regional races David Akin argues Canada's 2019 federal election features a four-way race in Vancouver Island, two-way fights in suburban Toronto and other regional ...
02:20, 2019-09-11

Dominic Grieve: Rebel MP to take on old party to stand as Independent at general election Former attorney general Dominic Grieve today announced he will stand as an Independent against the Conservatives at the general election — fuelling s...
14:28, 2019-10-30

The UK will hold a general election on December 12 after Parliament backs snap poll Getty Members of the UK Parliament vote to allow a general election to take place in December. Prime Minister Boris Johnson had asked MPs to pass a l...
21:44, 2019-10-29

General election will happen fairly soon, says former defence secretary Penny Mordaunt Former defence secretary Penny Mordaunt thinks the country will face a general election "fairly soon"....
20:12, 2019-08-31

Brexit showdown: What is being voted on, how can MPs legislate to block no-deal and will there be a general election? A cross-party group of MPs are preparing to take on Boris Johnson in a showdown that could lead to a snap general election....
11:32, 2019-09-03

Jeremy Corbyn vows to fight Boris Johnson at general election Jeremy Corbyn has said he will contest a general election against Boris Johnson and that he is "not in the slightest" bit worried about the challenge...
12:12, 2019-07-28

Corbyn to support snap general election only if no-deal Brexit is blocked Labour leader warns Boris Johnson his MPs will only vote for election once no-deal off tableLatest Brexit developments - live updatesJeremy Corbyn ha...
08:44, 2019-09-04

Pride parades in Poland prove flashpoint ahead of general election Alicja Sienkiewicz was attending a gay pride event in the Polish city of Bialystok in July when a group of young men shouting expletives surrounded h...
10:56, 2019-09-26

What time is the Brexit vote tonight? How could a UK general election happen this year? All you need to know Boris Johnson has been defeated in a crunch vote on Brexit, with MPs voting to take control of the Commons agenda....
17:40, 2019-09-04

The UK is set for a general election before Christmas as Jeremy Corbyn backs December vote Getty The UK is set for an election in December after the opposition Labour party said it was now ready to support holding a new vote. Labour party l...
12:08, 2019-10-29

Latest Brexit updates explained: Could there still be a general election and have MPs blocked no-deal? Boris Johnson's Brexit plans have suffered a series of blows in the Commons as MPs backed no-deal prevention legislation before refusing to grant him...
01:56, 2019-09-05

What time is the Brexit vote tonight? How could a UK general election happen this year? Boris Johnson has been defeated in a crunch vote on Brexit, with MPs voting to take control of the Commons agenda....
13:00, 2019-09-04

Jeremy Corbyn rallies Labour for general election... but says he doesn't want it now "Labour will end the Brexit crisis by taking the decision back to the people with the choice of a credible leave deal alongside remain."...
19:16, 2019-09-24

Boris Johnson fails in third attempt to call early general election Prime minister falls short of two-thirds parliamentary majority required to call snap pollParliament votes on snap election – live Boris Johnson has ...
20:44, 2019-10-28

UK general election: What the key policy battlegrounds will be for political parties as campaigns get underway Well, of course. This is a general election taking place within a Brexit extension, so there will be no escaping the B-word....
22:44, 2019-10-30

Boris Johnson could fail to win the general election if just a third of Remainers vote tactically Boris Johnson will fail to win a majority at the general election if just 30% of Remainers vote tactically, according to research commissioned by ant...
15:24, 2019-10-30

Change UK might not exist by time of next general election, Heidi Allen suggests Change UK's interim leader Heidi Allen has hinted that the party may not exist in its current form at the next general election....
20:00, 2019-05-20

Benjamin Netanyahu to skip UN General Assembly amid election stalemate Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Wednesday he would skip next week’s United Nations General Assembly due to political circumstances a day after...
18:20, 2019-09-18

Indian PM Narendra Modi likely to win general election, exit polls predict Indian Prime Minister Modi and his allies are on course to a win a majority in parliament after a mammoth general election, according to exit polls. ...
17:08, 2019-05-19

Mauritania: Former General Mohamed Ould Ghazouani wins presidential election It was the first time Mauritanians cast their ballots to elect a successor to a democratically elected president in the West African state, whose his...
01:08, 2019-06-24

General election 2019: Tory plan to attract more NHS staff from abroad The Royal College of Nursing says the proposed "NHS visa" will not do enough to fix staff shortages....
06:12, 2019-11-08

Jeremy Corbyn says priority is blocking no-deal, not a general election - but he still wants to be interim PM Jeremy Corbyn has said he does not want a general election until he has succeeded in blocking a no-deal Brexit....
14:36, 2019-09-28

Guy Verhofstadt joins Lib Dems for Euro election campaign Sir Vince Cable's Liberal Democrats showed off a new recruit in the election battle today — the European Parliament's Brexit co-ordinator Guy Verhofs...
14:36, 2019-05-10

Corbyn defeats bid by activists to campaign for remain at election Brighton conference delegates reject call for Labour to take clear anti-Brexit stance Jeremy Corbyn has seen off an attempt by grassroots activists t...
22:36, 2019-09-23

Israeli disinformation campaign targeted Nigerian election JERUSALEM (AP) — A U.S. think tank that analyzes misinformation online has found that an Israel-based influence campaign busted by Facebook had stump...
17:36, 2019-05-17

Facebook must come clean and hand over election campaign data After fake news and election manipulation scandals, Facebook promised to give researchers data on its political influence. They are still waiting, sa...
23:00, 2019-09-11

Indigenous issues largely absent from election campaign — why? Indigenous leaders, advocates and political scientists offer a variety of reasons why they believe parties might shy away from their Indigenous polic...
14:08, 2019-10-07

Cuomo has raised over $4M this year for 2022 re-election campaign The Cuomo campaign already has $8.5 million stashed in his campaign treasury, according to a financial disclosure report filed with the state Board o...
04:04, 2019-07-16

Iranian Hackers Targeted Trump’s Re-election Campaign Microsoft said on Friday that journalists and other government officials were also targeted, though the Trump campaign was not named in the company’s...
23:00, 2019-10-04

Trudeau takes a tumble as his election campaign stumbles Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is stumbling through the final hours of his re-election campaign — literally. In a video captured Saturd...
02:28, 2019-10-20

Trump re-election campaign raised $105 million in second quarter President Trump’s re-election campaign and the Republican National Committee hauled in $105 million during the second quarter and have $100 mil...
17:00, 2019-07-02

Germany's AKK accused of calling for 'censorship' during election campaign The head of Germany's conservative CDU party wants to hold a debate on whether opinions expressed online ahead of elections should face regulation. T...
03:00, 2019-05-28

Trump uses NBC debate glitch to plug his re-election campaign ​President Trump turned a technical glitch that temporarily disrupted NBC’s coverage of the first Democratic presidential candidate debate into...
16:20, 2019-06-27

Trump’s re-election campaign says it raised $24.8 million in less than 24 hours The staggering sum was announced in a tweet on Wednesday morning by Republican Party Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel....
17:32, 2019-06-19

German far-right rules digital campaign for Europe election BERLIN (AP) — Polls put the far-right Alternative for Germany at less than 15 percent of the vote one week before European elections, but with their ...
08:44, 2019-05-18

India’s Election Commission curtails campaign after violence KOLKATA, India (AP) — India’s Election Commission has curtailed election campaigning by a day in the state of West Bengal after several clashes...
12:24, 2019-05-16

UK’s Labour walks Brexit tightrope in EU election campaign LONDON (AP) — Britain’s main opposition Labour Party has launched its campaign for the European Parliament election with an attempt to appeal t...
14:32, 2019-05-09

3 federal leaders campaign in Montreal as election day nears With polls suggesting the vote on Oct. 21 could be extremely tight and some seats likely to be decided in three-, four- or even five-way vote splits,...
12:08, 2019-10-16

Trudeau pitches to B.C. voters on final day of campaign before election The Liberal campaign will make several stops in and around Vancouver today, including in ridings held by New Democrats, before heading to Victoria fo...
22:08, 2019-10-20

Canada election: 5 economic issues to watch for this campaign Here’s what voters should watch for this campaign around economic issues in the lead-up to the Oct. 21 election....
22:40, 2019-09-11

Boris Johnson secretly pursuing 'dangerous no-deal Brexit' says Nicola Sturgeon on Prime Minister's first visit to Scotland Nicola Sturgeon believes Boris Johnson is secretly pursuing a "dangerous" no-deal Brexit, the SNP leader said after her first meeting with the new Pr...
22:12, 2019-07-29

Boris Johnson to table motion for general election after failed vote – as it happened More than a dozen Tories defy leader by voting in favour of seizing control of Commons timetableFull report: Johnson suffers Commons defeatPhillip Le...
04:28, 2019-09-04

Tony Blair: Jeremy Corbyn must not risk mixing Brexit with general election EXCLUSIVE: Former PM warns of big 'gamble' on Brexit election Says Boris Johnson advised 'by gang of adventurers' Follow our live politics updates HE...
19:56, 2019-09-19

General election 2019: 'Cyber-attack' on Labour Party digital platforms The party says the "large-scale" DDoS attack failed, but it had affected some campaign activities....
12:36, 2019-11-12

Next UK general election odds 2019: Tories on course for win after bookies price them at 10/11 to secure majority The Tory Party is heading for a general election win if a snap poll was to take place in December, according to the bookies....
14:56, 2019-10-29

Boris Johnson is close to agreeing a December general election with opposition parties Boris Johnson is close to securing agreement for a general election before the end of the year. His government will bring a new piece of legislation ...
11:08, 2019-10-29

General election 2019: Tories stand by Gower candidate over Facebook post Francesca O'Brien apologises for saying people on the programme Benefits Street "need putting down"....
19:24, 2019-11-04

Frank Field MP to stand for his own Birkenhead Social Justice Party in next general election Veteran MP Frank Field has said he will stand at the next general election as an effective independent....
14:04, 2019-08-02

Chris Williamson to stand as independent MP in general election after Labour bans him from party Chris Williamson has announced he will run as an independent candidate after he was banned from standing for Labour in his Derby North constituency....
10:32, 2019-11-07

Rory Stewart resignation: MP quits Conservative Party and says he will step down at next general election Rory Stewart has said he will be standing down at the next general election and has resigned from the Conservative Party....
11:04, 2019-10-04

Is Boris Johnson's bid for an general election on December 12 a big gamble for the Prime Minister? Boris Johnson has launched a fresh drive to force an early general election in order to change the make-up of Parliament....
11:04, 2019-10-25

General election 2019: Labour and Lib Dems pledge extra childcare support Jeremy Corbyn pledges £1bn to open new Sure Starts, while Lib Dems offer childcare from nine months....
12:12, 2019-11-09

General election 2019: Greens call for £100bn a year for climate action Co-leader Sian Berry urges £100bn a year to be spent on climate action at the party's campaign launch....
18:28, 2019-11-06

The Guardian view on general election calls: stay and finish the Brexit job | Editorial Boris Johnson wants to get rid of this House of Commons because it stands in the way of an even harder Brexit than he is letting onOliver Cromwell’s ...
20:56, 2019-10-27

Don't panic! Boris Johnson bids to calm general election nerves Launch overshadowed by video gaffe and chairman's empty chair Follow our live politics updates here...
14:20, 2019-11-06

General election 2019: Gower Tory candidate apologises for Facebook post Francesca O'Brien apologises for saying people on the programme Benefits Street "need putting down"....
11:08, 2019-11-04

General election odds 2019: Tories at evens to win December snap poll Bookmakers believe the Tory Party is on course for a win at the next general election after MPs backed a December 12 poll last night....
14:28, 2019-10-30

Facebook rejected calls to ban or fact-check political ads ahead of the UK's general election Associated Press/Francois Mori Facebook has rejected calls to ban political ads on its platform ahead of a general election in the UK on December 12....
13:08, 2019-11-08

General election 2019: Labour pledges billions for home energy upgrades The party says a huge programme to fund household energy-saving would reduce bills and create jobs....
01:52, 2019-11-03

McConnell’s re-election campaign is selling ‘Cocaine Mitch’ shirts “Cocaine Mitch” has a line on a new revenue stream. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s re-election campaign is slinging t-shi...
17:28, 2019-05-09

In the federal election campaign, Alberta’s concerns have become wedge issues Alberta is trying to leverage the heightened attention of a national election, to emphasize that a strong Alberta oil and gas industry boosts jobs ac...
05:56, 2019-10-03

Austria's political scandal fails to stick in election campaign Anti-government protesters were jubilant when Austria's coalition with the far-right collapsed as a result of the Ibiza scandal. But ahead of Sunday'...
08:52, 2019-09-28

Trump re-election campaign flies banners to thank workers on Labor Day It will be a day at the beach for President Trump’s re-election campaign on Labor Day. The campaign is taking to the skies on Labor Day to fly ...
22:04, 2019-09-02

Albertans feeling ignored in election campaign amid ‘jobless’ recovery 'You see all the election coverage, and they talk about the pipeline but they don't necessarily talk about Alberta. It's not just statistics and data...
21:36, 2019-10-10

Leaders in Ontario, Quebec and B.C. as federal election campaign kicks off All have been campaigning unofficially for weeks, making early policy promises while also trying to hit their rivals where it hurts, whether the brok...
14:12, 2019-09-11

Canada: Justin Trudeau kicks off tough election campaign The prime minister who promised "sunny ways" to Canadians in 2015 has been worn down by a damaging ethics controversy. Now he has dissolved Parliamen...
23:28, 2019-09-11

Donald Trump’s re-election campaign targets Hispanic voters For many reasons, not the least of which is the president’s hostility toward immigrants, it will be a difficult sell....
16:00, 2019-10-23

Trump re-election campaign raises $460,000 from selling plastic straws ‘Liberal straws don’t work,’ blurb reads in hopes of riling people who are keen to protect the environment from plastic pollutionIn the race to raise...
20:52, 2019-07-29

Nigel Farage set to launch Brexit Party’s election campaign Farage's party was founded earlier this year to push for a hard Brexit. It rejects Johnson's divorce deal with the European Union and wants to leave ...
12:48, 2019-11-01

Indians vote in final stage of gruelling election campaign Constituencies going to polls include Narendra Modi’s, where he won huge majority in 2014Indians are voting in the seventh and final phase of nationa...
12:08, 2019-05-19

Trump pledges not to use stolen information in 2020 re-election campaign U.S. President Donald Trump pledged Monday not to use information stolen by foreign adversaries in his 2020 reelection campaign, even as he wrongly i...
00:28, 2019-05-14

South Africa sweeps into final election campaign weekend JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa’s political parties are sweeping into the final weekend of campaigning ahead of Wednesday’s election in ...
14:16, 2019-05-04

Bank of Canada says it will lie low to avoid impacting federal election campaign The central bank says it wants to avoid making any possible impact -- or the appearance of an impact with a gap of almost two months in scheduled new...
17:12, 2019-09-21

Greek prime minister Tsipras calls for a snap national election following European election loss ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek prime minister Tsipras calls for a snap national election following European election loss....
23:24, 2019-05-26

The Latest: Election board orders Istanbul election redone ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on disputed mayoral elections in Turkey (all times local): 7:35 p.m. Turkey’s state-run news agency says the country...
19:16, 2019-05-06

Denmark exit polls say bloc with opposition Social Democrats likely to get most votes in general election COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark exit polls say bloc with opposition Social Democrats likely to get most votes in general election....
20:08, 2019-06-05

Amber Rudd reveals she will not stand at next general election despite making peace with Boris Johnson EXCLUSIVE Read our live politics updates HERE Read the full list of MPs who are not standing at the next election HERE...
11:20, 2019-10-30

Sajid Javid pledges £100 billion splurge on infrastructure over next five years if Tories win general election Sajid Javid today loosened the Treasury purse strings to allow a £100 billion splurge of infrastructure spending over the next five years....
12:48, 2019-11-07

Brexit latest: Opposition parties vow to block Boris Johnson's second bid for general election Opposition leaders have agreed to vote against or abstain from a second call for a general election on Monday, according to the Liberal Democrats....
14:40, 2019-09-06

Andrew Fisher: Key Jeremy Corbyn aide quits saying Labour leader cannot win general election One of Jeremy Corbyn's closest aides has announced he will quit, saying the Labour leader will not win the next general election....
11:48, 2019-09-22

Tony Blair: Boris Johnson should hold referendum on no-deal Brexit instead of general election Former Prime Minister Tony Blair today said Boris Johnson would be "smart" to hold a referendum on a no-deal Brexit instead of a general election tha...
16:48, 2019-09-10

Boris Johnson will seek a general election if Parliament votes to block a no-deal Brexit Boris Johnson will call a general election on October 14 rather than delay Brexit a senior government source has confirmed. Speaking outside Downing ...
22:44, 2019-09-02

No-deal Brexit during election campaign would be unconstitutional, Jeremy Corbyn warns Forcing through a no-deal Brexit during a general election campaign would be "unconstitutional," Jeremy Corbyn has warned....
01:28, 2019-08-09

Emails reveal Boris Johnson laying groundwork for election campaign Signs indicate No 10 on election footing as PM plans meetings to come up with manifesto ideasBoris Johnson’s No 10 operation is increasingly on an el...
21:20, 2019-08-18

Jimmy Kimmel on Trump's re-election campaign: a '2020 comedy tour' Late night hosts focused on news surrounding Trump, including that of his re-election campaigning and the Middle EastLate-night hosts focused on the ...
20:28, 2019-06-20

People’s Vote campaign targets 100 marginals in case of snap election Referendum campaigners urge supporters to ditch party loyalties and employ ‘hard-headed’ tactical votingThe campaign leading the push for a second EU...
23:04, 2019-08-03

Feds accuse Jho Low, Pras of funneling cash to Obama re-election campaign The feds have slapped new charges against fugitive Malaysian playboy Jho Low — this time for alleged campaign-finance violations connected to P...
00:52, 2019-05-11

PCO warns civil servants to watch online posts during election campaign The guidelines the Privy Council Office has posted set out the rules federal civil servants need to follow to avoid any hint of partisanship in a pol...
16:04, 2019-09-23

Federal leaders make final campaign push ahead of election day The contenders in Monday's federal election are staging one final, frantic barrage of sales pitches before voters go to the polls, and they're doing ...
13:24, 2019-10-20

Trump begins 2020 US presidential election campaign with Florida rally The president talked tariffs and his former rivals in his first official rally for the 2020 election. He used the speech to position himself as a Was...
04:00, 2019-06-19

Twitter says Canadian election campaign free of major manipulation attempts so far Despite vigorous activity on the site, including ``politically polarizing'' conversations on an international scale, the company says it's not yet de...
13:33, 2019-09-24

Election campaign Day 7: Leaders focus on childcare, housing and privacy protection Some of the federal party leaders are getting early starts as Day 7 of the federal election campaign begins....
14:33, 2019-09-17

Praise for Gandhi assassin caps acrimonious Indian election campaign PM admonishes candidates who lauded Mahatma Gandhi killer as a ‘patriot’Campaigning in the most acrimonious election in recent Indian history has end...
18:44, 2019-05-17

Leaders drawing the blinds on foreign policy during election campaign, experts say Canada's role in the world is almost never a dominant theme in federal elections, but experts argue there's never been a more important time in recen...
15:32, 2019-10-06

Green party to unveil full platform as election campaign enters Day 6 Elizabeth May is intending to make a big splash with her news conference at Toronto's Royal York hotel....
13:40, 2019-09-16

Turkey’s state media say election officials ordered Istanbul’s mayoral election redone, voided opposition candidate win ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s state media say election officials ordered Istanbul’s mayoral election redone, voided opposition candidate...
19:16, 2019-05-06

Canada election: Justin Trudeau's Liberals win election Justin Trudeau's Liberals have secured a second term, but will be forced to run a minority government. Trudeau is expected to form a coalition with a...
08:44, 2019-10-22

General election: Johnson abandons promise to give MPs vote on extending Brexit transition - as it happened Rolling coverage of the 2019 general election campaign, including Jeremy Corbyn’s speech on Brexit and the Liberal Democrat launchExclusive: Don’t si...
00:16, 2019-11-06

The Labour Party has suffered a 'sophisticated and large-scale cyber-attack' ahead of the general election Reuters The Labour Party has been hit by a 'sophisticated and large-scale cyber-attack' on its digital platforms. A party spokesperson said: "We took...
12:44, 2019-11-12

Conservative MPs fear anti-Brexit voters will unite to defeat Boris Johnson in a general election UK Parliament/Jessica Taylor/Handout via REUTERS Conservative MPs are urging Boris Johnson to bin his push for a general election this year. The prim...
11:04, 2019-10-27

General election latest: Liberal Democrats enter pact with Green Party and Plaid Cymru The Liberal Democrats have confirmed they will form a pact with the Remain-backing Green Party and Plaid Cymru in the December general election....
02:16, 2019-11-07

The UK general election could badly backfire for Boris Johnson and make Jeremy Corbyn prime minister Getty Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to secure a general election on Tuesday, after the oppoistion Labour party backed a snap poll. Johnson's Co...
13:12, 2019-10-29

Boris Johnson faces uphill battle to force general election after Brexit Commons defeat Boris Johnson faces an increasingly desperate battle to force a general election after his motion to trigger one was rejected....
13:44, 2019-09-05

General election polls: Boris Johnson's Tories tipped to be biggest party after December 12 Boris Johnson's Conservatives look the most likely party to lead a Government after the December 12 general election, new polling shows....
23:12, 2019-11-09

Tony Blair: Jeremy Corbyn mustn't risk mixing Brexit with general election EXCLUSIVE: Former PM warns of big 'gamble' on Brexit election Says Boris Johnson advised 'by gang of adventurers Follow our live politics updates HER...
13:04, 2019-09-19

Brexit latest: Boris Johnson to push for general election if EU leaders grant delay until next year Boris Johnson is set call for a general election if EU leaders grant the UK a Brexit extension until January, a Number 10 source has revealed....
09:44, 2019-10-23

General Election 2019 latest: Huw Edwards to host BBC coverage on December 12 after David Dimbleby steps down Huw Edwards will take over general election coverage for the BBC after David Dimbleby retired following almost 40 years at the helm....
14:08, 2019-11-04

Social policy groups prepare to advocate after the federal election as campaign ends Many of the issues advocacy groups expected to get a lot of attention on the campaign have instead been muscled to the sidelines....
17:08, 2019-10-20

Peter MacKay says Tories missed shot on open net in federal election campaign The former Nova Scotia MP spoke Wednesday about the federal election campaign during a discussion hosted by the Canada Institute at the Wilson Center...
00:32, 2019-10-31

Boris Johnson likens opponent to Stalin as election campaign officially begins While unofficial campaigning has been gearing up for weeks, the five-week election campaign formally began when Parliament was dissolved Wednesday....
13:24, 2019-11-06

UK election polls: Support for Boris Johnson's Conservative Party dips as election launch marred by gaffes and resignation Support for the Conservative party has dipped in the last few days as the formal launch of Boris Johnson's general election campaign was marred by ga...
10:32, 2019-11-07

Microsoft launches election verification tool and M365 for Campaigns to protect political parties Microsoft is introducing tools to safeguard democratic contests around the world with the debut of ElectionGuard and M365 for Campaigns.Read More...
20:12, 2019-05-06

Nigel Farage latest: Brexit Party to stand down candidates in Tory-held seats in general election Nigel Farage's Brexit Party will not be fighting any of the 317 seats the Tories won at the last election....
13:28, 2019-11-11

General election: Farage tells Johnson to 'drop the deal' or face Brexit party challenge - as it happened Full coverage of Friday’s developments from the 2019 election campaign, including the Brexit party launchFarage to PM: join forces or Brexit party wi...
18:52, 2019-11-01

General election 2019: PM addressing nation and Andrew Bridgen apologising among today's key political moments Boris Johnson today fired the starting gun on the general election campaign as the Tory party dealt with a torrent of gaffes....
19:00, 2019-11-06

General election 2019: Jeremy Corbyn pledges £845 million for children battling mental health problems Jeremy Corbyn has vowed to give every child access to mental health support by spending £845 million if Labour succeeds in the general election....
11:00, 2019-11-11

General election: Farage's plan to stand aside in Tory seats amounts to 'Trump alliance', says Corbyn - as it happened Farage says he was worried Brexit party could let the Lib Dems take seats from Tories. Follow all the developments nowRead Andrew Sparrow’s daily ele...
23:36, 2019-11-11

Brexit update: EU leaders delay giving Britain extension until after its decision on holding snap general election The leaders have agreed a Brexit extension is needed and its length will be decided next week Jeremy Corbyn had said he was waiting on the EU's decis...
14:32, 2019-10-25

Anti-Brexit parties have formed a 'Remain alliance' to stop Boris Johnson from winning the general election Getty Three anti-Brexit parties have agreed a 'Remain alliance' pact to step aside for each other in 60 seats across England and Wales. The Liberal D...
11:40, 2019-11-07

'Lot of fake news back there': Trump launches 2020 campaign – video highlights US president Donald Trump has kicked off his bid for the presidency in 2020 with many well-worn attacks on the media, Hillary Clinton and the ‘angry'...
15:24, 2019-06-19

Feds Charge Ex-Fugees Pras of Campaign Finance Fraud in the 2012 US Presidential Election Pras, aka the “other” Fugee, is facing federal charges of campaign finance fraud in the 2012 U.S. presidential election in a case involving an intern...
03:04, 2019-05-11

Cabinet minister Alun Cairns quits on the day of Boris Johnson's election campaign launch Getty Government minister Alun Cairns quits on the day of the Conservative party's election campaign launch. Cairns resigned as Boris Johnson's Wales...
14:04, 2019-11-06

Tory, Liberal leaders back on the road for 2nd full week of federal election campaign After a day off the campaign trail Saturday, Justin Trudeau and Andrew Scheer are on the road again today....
13:20, 2019-09-22

Federal election 2019: Here’s what you need to know to vote in B.C. on Election Day As voters head to the polls, here's what the issues are in B.C. and where you can find results as they come in....
16:16, 2019-10-18

Royal Mail strike update: Bosses bid to stop walkout due to Christmas and general election postal vote fears Royal Mail bosses are seeking an injunction to halt any strike by postal workers after claiming there are "potential irregularities in the ballot" ma...
10:52, 2019-11-08

Brexit latest: Boris Johnson faces showdown as rebels bid to block no-deal… with snap general election expected if they win Boris Johnson faces a showdown in the Commons which could lead to a snap general election if rebel MPs seize control of parliamentary proceedings....
04:28, 2019-09-03

Australian opposition leader Bill Shorten concedes defeat to Prime Minister Scott Morrison in general election CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australian opposition leader Bill Shorten concedes defeat to Prime Minister Scott Morrison in general election....
16:48, 2019-05-18

Amber Rudd claims Boris Johnson asked her to stand in the general election amid spat over Tory whip Amber Rudd has claimed Boris Johnson asked her to run in the next general election amid a spat over her not being given back the Tory whip....
14:52, 2019-10-30

Brexit votes latest: Boris Johnson's motion for general election fails to secure majority for second time Boris Johnson has suffered another humiliating Commons defeat as his second bid for a snap general election in October was rejected by MPs....
02:04, 2019-09-10

Facebook has detected a covert Russian influence campaign in Africa, and it has worrying implications for the 2020 US election (FB) AP Photo/Mark Lennihan Facebook has uncovered a covert Russian influence campaign targeting the domestic politics of eight African countries. The net...
19:04, 2019-10-30

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn trade blows as December election campaign cranks into gear Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have traded blows as they prepare to hit the election campaign trail for the pre-Christmas poll on December 12....
02:08, 2019-10-31

Antoinette Sandbach: Former Tory joins Lib Dems in boost for Jo Swinson's party on first day of election campaign Former Tory MP Antoinette Sandbach has joined the Liberal Democrats, boosting Jo Swinson's party on the first full day of campaigning for the general...
00:44, 2019-11-01

Israel PM Netanyahu announces pledge to annex Jordan Valley from West Bank if he wins next week's general election Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has announced he will annex part of the occupied West Bank if he is re-elected next week....
19:04, 2019-09-10

'Sharpiegate' controversy deepens as inspector general reportedly launches inquiry – live Wilbur Ross said to have issued threats at Noaa after the agency contradicted the president’s false claim on Hurricane Dorian 12.37am BST Just as a ...
02:20, 2019-09-10

Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu announces pledge to annex Jordan Valley in West Bank if he wins next week's general election Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has announced he will annex part of the occupied West Bank if he is re-elected next week....
20:48, 2019-09-10

General election 2019: Tory candidate Charlie Elphicke quits to fight sexual assault allegations... as wife stands in his place Charlie Elphicke has stood down as the Conservative candidate for Dover and Deal to fight allegations he sexually assaulted two women in incidents a ...
22:20, 2019-11-08

General Election 2019 PolicyWatch: Conservatives and Labour's Armed Forces plans while Liberal Democrats promise a £10,000 Skills Wallet Labour and the Conservatives are continuing the focus on voters with links to the Armed Forces with their latest policy announcements....
11:00, 2019-11-11

Brexit latest: Boris Johnson faces showdown as rebels' bid to block no-deal... with October 14 snap general election expected if they win Boris Johnson faces a showdown in the Commons which could lead to a snap general election on October 14 if rebel MPs seize control of parliamentary p...
07:12, 2019-09-03

General Election 2019 PolicyWatch: Labour offers six years of free study for adults as Lib Dems pledge £5bn flood defence fund Labour has unveiled plans to give every adult the right to six years of free study and the Liberal Democrats have pledged a £5 billion fund for flood...
08:44, 2019-11-12

The Londoner: Fake news fears for snap election In today's diary: Fake news fears for snap election | Out of the EU referendum campaign comes a happy union | Pierce Brosnan has had enough of the bo...
13:08, 2019-09-09

Nicola Sturgeon calls on voters to 'put Scotland's future into Scotland's hands' at independence rally Nicola Sturgeon called on voters to put "Scotland's future into Scotland's hands" and back her vision for independence....
19:00, 2019-11-02

MPs approve Queen's Speech despite Boris Johnson's bid for general election MPs have approved the Queen's Speech in the Commons, just minutes after Boris Johnson announced his fresh bid for a general election in December....
20:12, 2019-10-24

Facebook says it was 'not our role' to remove fake news during Australian election Exclusive: Facebook executive Simon Milner says company ‘only removes content that violates our community standards’Facebook has declared it is not “...
21:00, 2019-07-30

Andrew Sparrow's election briefing: The best news Boris Johnson has had so far? Catch up with the campaign with our daily roundupFollow the day’s politics news – liveThe leader of the Brexit party declared his party would not sta...
21:16, 2019-11-11

WhatsApp fake news during Brazil election ‘favoured Bolsonaro’ Analysis suggests vast majority of viral messages with false information were rightwingThe vast majority of false information shared on WhatsApp in B...
17:36, 2019-10-30

General election will provide a 'once-in-a-generation chance' for political change, Corbyn says A general election triggered by Brexit will provide a "once-in-a-generation chance" for a change of direction in politics, Jeremy Corbyn is set to sa...
00:00, 2019-08-19

Farage: Tories and Brexit Party would be 'unstoppable' working together at general election Nigel Farage has said that the Tories and the Brexit Party would be "unstoppable" if they formed a pact to work together at the next general election...
23:44, 2019-09-11

General election latest: Labour would plunge UK into economic crisis 'within months' The Labour Party would plunge Britain into an economic crisis "within months", Sajid Javid has insisted....
15:04, 2019-11-10

Here’s what election strategists are saying in the week before Election Day Strategists on the West Block had some advice for federal party leaders poised to set out on their last week on the campaign trail....
17:56, 2019-10-13

General election latest: Row as Tories claim Labour would leave UK 'on brink of bankruptcy' The Tories have slammed Labour's economic policies, claiming they would leave the country "on the brink of bankruptcy" by costing £1.2 trillion over ...
10:36, 2019-11-10

General election odds: UK vote in 2019 'extremely likely' amid Brexit turmoil Speculation that a general election will be held this year is growing after bookies slashed the odds on a 2019 vote....
11:32, 2019-09-03

General Election latest: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn to take part in head-to-head BBC debate The BBC has announced it is to host a head-to-head Prime Ministerial debate between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn in the run-up to the general elec...
14:16, 2019-11-08