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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 ...

UK election news LIVE: Sturgeon in rallying cry for independence referendum as Labour candidate faces calls to stand down

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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

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

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

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

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

General election: Nicola Sturgeon launches campaign for 'most important election in our lifetimes' – live news SNP leader speaks in Edinburgh as parties’ promises take shapeJohnson accused of misunderstanding own Brexit deal after NI remarksWho are the favouri...
13:36, 2019-11-08

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 news latest: Shadow chancellor John McDonnell backs second referendum after disastrous European election for Labour Labour's shadow chancellor John McDonnell has backed a second Brexit referendum after a disastrous night for the Labour Party in the European electio...
11:48, 2019-05-27

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

General election: Boris Johnson urges voters to reject 'Sturgeon-Corbyn alliance' – live news The prime minister delivers the first big set-piece speech of the campaign as Labour pledges £26bn extra per year for NHSMcCluskey tells Corbyn to de...
19:44, 2019-11-13

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

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson faces battle as rebel Tories hint at backing second referendum - LIVE Boris Johnson faces further battles with rebel Tories, with hints some could back a second referendum....
20:48, 2019-09-10

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 'in disarray' over Scottish independence after policy clarification, Tories claim – live news The prime minister will deliver the first big set-piece speech of the campaign as Labour pledges £26bn extra per year for NHSMcCluskey tells Corbyn t...
16:20, 2019-11-13

General election: Labour to meet to decide its manifesto – live news Live coverage of the day on the campaign trail, including Labour meeting to decide its manifestoSign up for Andrew Sparrow’s weekday election briefin...
11:08, 2019-11-16

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson seeks to boost support for Brexit ambitions as Labour's deputy leader pushes referendum call - LIVE updates Boris Johnson has sought to shore up support for his Brexit ambitions, as Labour's deputy leader prepares to call for a second referendum before any ...
07:52, 2019-09-11

General election: Corbyn says Labour manifesto will 'knock your socks off' – live news Labour leader announces free internet plan in Lancaster, while Boris Johnson launches battle bus in OldhamSign up for Andrew Sparrow’s election brief...
13:52, 2019-11-15

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

General election: focus on freedom of movement as Labour debates manifesto – live news Live coverage of the day on the campaign trail, including Labour meeting to decide its manifestoPolice assessing claims that Tories offered peerages ...
13:24, 2019-11-16

UK election news LIVE: Corbyn heckled as Nigel Farage vows to take on Labour seats A member of the public heckled Jeremy Corbyn over his opposition to another Scottish independence referendum as the Labour leader gave a speech to su...
13:36, 2019-11-14

ITV debate news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn set for general election 2019 stand off Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn will tout their leadership credentials as their rivalry comes to a head in a TV face-off tonight....
10:00, 2019-11-19

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

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

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: 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

UK election news LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn heckled as Nigel Farage vows to take on Labour seats A member of the public heckled Jeremy Corbyn over his opposition to another Scottish independence referendum as the Labour leader gave a speech to su...
15:16, 2019-11-14

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

General election: Boris Johnson dismisses Labour's broadband plan as 'crackpot' on BBC phone-in – live news Jeremy Corbyn will announce free internet plan in speech in Lancaster, while prime minister is in OldhamSign up to the morning briefingBoris Johnson ...
11:16, 2019-11-15

Boris Johnson news LIVE: MPs to return to Westminster as PM faces calls for resignation MPs and peers are preparing to return to Westminster after the bombshell legal ruling that the Prime Minister's suspension of Parliament was unlawful...
09:40, 2019-09-25

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: Boris Johnson dismisses Labour's free broadband plan as 'crackpot' during BBC phone-in – live news Jeremy Corbyn will announce free internet plan in speech in Lancaster, while prime minister is in OldhamSign up to the morning briefingBoris Johnson ...
10:52, 2019-11-15

General election: Boris Johnson dismisses Labour's broadband plan as 'crazed communist scheme' – live news Labour leader announces free internet plan in Lancaster, while Boris Johnson launches battle bus in OldhamSign up for Andrew Sparrow’s election brief...
14:28, 2019-11-15

Jeremy Corbyn calls on next Tory leader to put Brexit deal to second referendum and says Labour would back Remain Jeremy Corbyn has said the Labour Party will challenge whoever is the next prime minister to put their Brexit deal to the public in a second referend...
13:08, 2019-07-09

Brexit news LIVE: MPs to return to Westminster as Boris Johnson faces calls for resignation MPs and peers are preparing to return to Westminster after the bombshell legal ruling that the Prime Minister's suspension of Parliament was unlawful...
08:33, 2019-09-25

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

UK election news LIVE: Boris Johnson defends response to UK floods as Labour broadband pledge sparks Tory criticism Boris Johnson has defended his response to recent UK flooding after he was accused to showing a lack of concern for the victims....
10:04, 2019-11-15

Alun Cairns urged to stand down as Tory election candidate Boris Johnson pressed to drop Cairns after he quit as Welsh secretary over rape trial claimsLatest election news – live updatesBoris Johnson is facin...
16:32, 2019-11-06

Brexit news latest: Labour MPs warn Jeremy Corbyn must not stay neutral in new referendum Jeremy Corbyn sparked a fresh row with his party today by promising a new Brexit referendum after the next general election while refusing to say if ...
13:52, 2019-09-18

Brecon by-election result: Labour candidate nearly loses deposit Jeremy Corbyn was hit by a "dreadful" result in the Brecon by-election with Labour nearly losing its deposit....
13:16, 2019-08-02

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 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

Kate Hoey: Prominent Brexiteer says she will stand down as Labour MP at next election Prominent Labour Brexiteer MP Kate Hoey has announced she will stand down at the next election....
14:52, 2019-07-08

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

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

David Gauke: Ex-Tory Cabinet minister to stand as independent candidate at general election Ex-Tory Cabinet minister David Gauke has announced he will stand as an independent candidate at the general election on December 12....
01:16, 2019-11-13

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 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

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

Frustrated Remainers urge the Liberal Democrats to stand aside for Labour in a key election seat Nicola Tree/Getty Images There is frustration among Remain voters as the Lib Dems and Labour continue to reject working together at the next election...
09:28, 2019-11-13

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

Jo Swinson urges Remainers to look at the 'national picture' after refusing to stand aside for Labour in a key election seat Aaron Chown/PA Images via Getty Images Jo Swinson defended the Liberal Democrats' decision not to stand aside in a key election seat in an interview ...
14:40, 2019-11-13

Brexit news: Tom Watson to demand second referendum before election in clash with Jeremy Corbyn Tom Watson is on course for a fresh clash with Jeremy Corbyn as he demands that Labour backs holding another Brexit referendum before any general ele...
23:52, 2019-09-10

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

Jeremy Corbyn faces calls to support 'pragmatic' second referendum Jeremy Corbyn today faced growing calls to back a second referendum before a general election after a shadow Brexit minister said it would be the "mo...
12:36, 2019-10-14

Brexit news latest: Diane Abbott says Labour wants second referendum 'for any deal' as pressure mounts on Jeremy Corbyn Diane Abbott has become the latest Jeremy Corbyn ally to back a second Brexit referendum, as pressure mounts on the Labour leader following a disastr...
10:16, 2019-05-28

'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

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

Brexit: new bill to include MPs' vote on second referendum, May says – live news Prime minister offers option of fresh vote if MPs pass withdrawal bill, which will be published ‘in next few days’ How May summed up her “New Brexit ...
18:04, 2019-05-21

Jewish groups call for Labour to disown Peterborough by-election candidate after she 'liked' anti-Semitic Facebook posts Jewish groups have called for Labour to disown its candidate for the Peterborough by-election after it was revealed she had liked anti-Semitic posts ...
17:24, 2019-06-02

Brexit: Boris Johnson says people don't want a second referendum as he addresses MPs – live news Prime minister lands back in UK to face crisis following supreme court rulingMPs trying to force PM to seek Brexit extension earlierFull story: Corby...
19:44, 2019-09-25

Lord Falconer calls for probe into claims Brexit Party were offered peerages to stand aside in general election A senior peer has called for a probe into claims the Tories offered peerages to senior Brexit Party figures, in a bid to get them to stand aside in t...
22:36, 2019-11-15

SNP hints party would back Jeremy Corbyn if he allowed an independence referendum Scottish nationalists today stepped up their campaign to break up the United Kingdom by pushing for another referendum within two years amid the Brex...
14:40, 2019-08-08

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 2019: Nigel Farage faces furious backlash as Brexit Party candidate claims he 'dropped us like a stone' Nigel Farage is facing a furious backlash from Brexit Party candidates as one accused him of dropping candidates "like a stone"....
11:52, 2019-11-12

Brexit: Swinson urges Corbyn to back second referendum amid wait for EU extension decision - live news Rolling updates of today’s political developments, including the Queen’s speech vote, division over a possible election and EU debate over Brexit ext...
13:32, 2019-10-24

Spanish court jails nine Catalan leaders for roles in 2017 independence referendum Nine Catalan separatist leaders were today jailed for between nine and 13 years for sedition over their role in the region's 2017 failed bid for inde...
10:56, 2019-10-14

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

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson faced battle as rebel Tories hint at backing second referendum - LIVE Boris Johnson faces further battles with rebel Tories, with hints some could back a second referendum....
13:44, 2019-09-10

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

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson locked into December election stand-off with Jeremy Corbyn over no deal Boris Johnson has become locked into a stand-off with Jeremy Corbyn over no-deal Brexit as he struggles to gain opposition support for a pre-Christma...
01:36, 2019-10-25

Brexit LIVE: Boris Johnson faces civil war as dozens of MPs could back Labour to stop no-deal Boris Johnson is facing a civil war as dozens of his own MPs could this week back Labour's move to stop a no-deal Brexit....
11:32, 2019-09-02

General election news: Nigel Farage accuses Government of offering Brexit Party candidates jobs to stand down Nigel Farage has accused the Conservative Party of promising jobs to Brexit Party candidates who agree to stand down ahead of next month's election....
19:36, 2019-11-14

Federal election 2019: Littleproud distances himself from Liberal candidate's 'Islamophobic' posts – politics live Minister grilled about Lyons candidate Jessica Whelan, who claims her Facebook page was doctored. Meanwhile, the climate policy debate heats up. Foll...
00:56, 2019-05-02

Labour pledges free broadband for all homes and businesses – general election live All the latest from the election campaign today Read Andrew Sparrow’s evening election briefingAnd sign up here to get the briefing in your email inb...
23:52, 2019-11-14

General Election: Labour calls on Lib Dems to confirm commitment to reverse tuition fees 'damage' Labour has told the Lib Dems to confirm if the party will commit to "reversing the damage" it caused by trebling university tuition fees while part o...
07:52, 2019-11-15

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

Brexit: Johnson's deal's 'far worse' than May's, says Labour - live news Jean-Claude Juncker also confirms that deal has been agreed: follow the day’s Brexit events as they happenJuncker: UK will leave EU on 31 October if ...
18:00, 2019-10-17

Labour 'would support referendum attached to deal' Jenny Chapman, shadow Brexit minister, indicates shift in position by partyLabour would vote for a second referendum to be added to any deal proposed...
01:24, 2019-10-17

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

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

Labour confirms it will call for a second referendum – and back Remain LABOUR has this morning confirmed it will call for a second referendum on Brexit – and back Remain....
16:20, 2019-07-22

Labour would support referendum attached to deal, says minister Jenny Chapman, shadow Brexit minister, indicates shift in position by partyLabour would vote for a second referendum to be added to any deal proposed...
22:52, 2019-10-16

Alabama governor faces calls to quit over blackface incident – live Republican Kay Ivey says sorry for wearing blackface in racist sketch at Auburn University in the 1960s – follow all the latest liveSign up to the US...
19:44, 2019-08-30

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

Brexit: Former Labour and Change UK MP Luciana Berger joins Lib Dems – 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 ...
12:28, 2019-09-05

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

Jeremy Corbyn confronted by heckler in Scotland over second independence referendum: 'Is this democracy?' A member of the public confronted Jeremy Corbyn over his opposition to another Scottish independence referendum as the Labour leader gave a speech to...
14:08, 2019-11-14

'Is this democracy?' Jeremy Corbyn confronted by heckler in Scotland over second independence referendum A member of the public confronted Jeremy Corbyn over his opposition to another Scottish independence referendum as the Labour leader gave a speech to...
13:04, 2019-11-14

BREAKING: Labour confirms it will call for a second referendum – and back Remain LABOUR has this morning confirmed it will call for a second referendum on Brexit – and back Remain....
13:08, 2019-07-09

Labour rejects call for party to commit to second Brexit referendum Labour's ruling body has rejected calls to commit the party to a confirmatory referendum on any Brexit deal....
13:12, 2019-05-01

Labour may stay neutral if second referendum is between its Brexit deal or remain Corbyn says Labour will back remain against no-deal Brexit as he and McDonnell pledge to stop exit without agreementLatest Brexit developments – live...
16:04, 2019-08-19

Corbyn pledges Labour will back referendum on any Brexit deal Leader says his party would ‘do whatever is necessary to stop a disastrous no-deal outcome’Jeremy Corbyn has pledged that Labour will back a second r...
00:04, 2019-05-30

Labour frontbencher denies second referendum is official Brexit policy A senior Labour frontbencher has denied the party's official stance on Brexit is to push for a second referendum despite a host of senior colleagues ...
16:40, 2019-06-09

Labour could back Brexit bill if second referendum attached, says Starmer Shadow Brexit secretary goes further than party leader in saying Labour could back dealBrexit latest: the day’s developmentsLabour will try to attach...
13:56, 2019-10-20

Labour may stay neutral if referendum is between its Brexit deal or remain Corbyn says Labour will back remain against no-deal Brexit as he and McDonnell pledge to stop exit without agreementLatest Brexit developments – live...
18:28, 2019-08-19

Prorogue Parliament and Brexit news LIVE: John Bercow will stand down as Commons Speaker and MP John Bercow has announced he will stand down as Commons Speaker and MP, either when an election is called or on October 31....
21:48, 2019-09-09

Brexit news latest: EU set to decide on extension as Boris Johnson calls for December election EU leaders are set to announce their decision over a Brexit delay in a move that could have a bearing on whether Boris Johnson gets his pre-Christmas...
08:32, 2019-10-25

Brexit news LIVE: Labour demands Parliament recall after no-deal papers released Labour has warned it is "more important than ever" to recall Parliament after Boris Johnson was forced to reveal that a no-deal Brexit could trigger ...
08:48, 2019-09-12

Brexit: Labour delegates debate rival motions for and against Corbyn's strategy – live news Rolling coverage of the Labour conference in Brighton, including the debate to decide if the party will commit to campaigning for remain nowLabour ro...
16:36, 2019-09-23

Brexit: May to face questions from MPs amid claims she is preparing for deal with Labour - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political development as they happen, including Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn at PMQs and May giving evidence on Brexit...
12:52, 2019-05-01

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

John McDonnell urges Brexit referendum pledge in Labour manifesto John McDonnell and two senior shadow cabinet ministers will tonight pressure Jeremy Corbyn to shift to an explicit pledge for a second referendum in ...
16:52, 2019-07-15

Tom Watson: Labour must find some backbone and back second Brexit referendum... fast Labour's deputy leader has said the party must "find some backbone" and fully commit to supporting a second referendum on Brexit to have any chance o...
10:32, 2019-05-26

Brexit news latest: EU delays decision on extension as Boris Johnson calls for December election Brussels ambassadors have agreed that an extension to the Brexit deadline is needed, but a decision on the length will not be made until next week....
16:04, 2019-10-25

Brexit: Labour to back rebel Tory bid to force Johnson to demand extension – live news Prime minister has said he is ‘very confident’ deal will be approved in historic Commons vote on Saturday Brexit extension unavoidable if MPs reject ...
17:48, 2019-10-18

Brexit: Labour delegates back Corbyn and reject plan to commit now to remain – live news Rolling coverage of the Labour conference in BrightonLabour rows over Brexit worsen before crucial votes at conferenceMcDonnell says Labour would int...
19:04, 2019-09-23

Brexit news live: Theresa May warned not to give ground to Labour ahead of Cabinet meeting Theresa May is under renewed pressure to abandon Brexit talks with Labour ahead of Tuesday's Cabinet meeting....
10:12, 2019-05-14

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

Brexit: Labour to force vote on motion allowing MPs to pass bill ruling out no-deal – live news All the day’s politics news as three more Tory leadership candidates – Andrea Leadsom, Mark Harper and Rory Stewart – launch their campaignsAndrea Le...
17:12, 2019-06-11

General election news: Ferocious backlash growing against Labour's 'crazy' plan to part-nationalise BT A ferocious backlash was growing today against "crazy" plans from Labour to part-nationalise BT and give away its broadband services for free....
13:24, 2019-11-15

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

Canada election 2019: Justin Trudeau faces reckoning as polls predict close result – live Polls are closing in the Canadian federal election after a campaign beset by scandals 2.31am BST They’ve called the Green seat in Fredricton, New Bru...
03:40, 2019-10-22

Brecon and Radnorshire by-election LIVE: Boris Johnson faces first electoral test as voters head to the polls Boris Johnson faces his first electoral test today as voters go to the polls for the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election....
09:08, 2019-08-01

PMQs: May faces Corbyn before statement on her 'New Brexit Deal' – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including PMQs and Theresa May’s statement to the Commons about her latest Brexi...
13:52, 2019-05-22

UK election 2019 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...
08:16, 2019-11-08

Jeremy Corbyn hints Labour could back second referendum after party punished at European elections Jeremy Corbyn has hinted that Labour may move towards backing a second referendum after the party was punished in the European elections....
03:24, 2019-05-27

General election: Boris Johnson urges voters to reject 'Sturgeon-Corbyn alliance' – as it happened The prime minister delivers the first big set-piece speech of the campaign as Labour pledges £26bn extra per year for NHSRead Andrew Sparrow’s evenin...
00:16, 2019-11-14

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

Brexit news LIVE: Desperate talks continue as government faces fresh scrutiny Desperate Brexit talks are continuing today ahead of Thursday and Friday's vital EU summit....
08:48, 2019-10-16

General election news 2019: Jeremy Corbyn says 'unanimous agreement' reached on 'radical' Labour manifesto Jeremy Corbyn has said he has secured "unanimous agreement" on a manifesto that gives the "promise of a better Britain"....
20:40, 2019-11-16

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

PMQs: Boris Johnson faces Jeremy Corbyn after Brexit vote defeat – live news Prime minister threatens to seek snap general election after crucial vote passed on Tuesday in CommonsBoris Johnson to seek election after rebel Tori...
14:04, 2019-09-04

Brexit deal news LIVE: Boris Johnson faces backlash over unsigned extension request to EU Boris Johnson is facing backlash from MPs after sending an unsigned letter to the EU asking for a delay to Brexit....
10:24, 2019-10-20

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

Brexit: Jo Johnson, brother of Boris Johnson, to stand down – live news PM’s brother cites ‘unresolvable tension’ between ‘family loyalty and the national interest’ as he announces he will resign as MP and ministerLords a...
12:56, 2019-09-05

No 10 blocks Russia EU referendum report until after election Decision to prevent publication described as ‘jaw-dropping’ by Dominic GrieveDowning Street has effectively blocked the publication of a potentially ...
18:40, 2019-11-04

Amina Ali: I'm a FGM victim, says candidate to be Labour MP A London councillor seeking to run as a Labour MP has spoken for the first time about being a survivor of female genital mutilation....
11:00, 2019-09-30

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 2019 latest LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn set for TV head-to-head as Tories get tough on crime and Labour blasts billionaire tax breaks Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn will tout their leadership credentials as their rivalry comes to a head in a TV face-off tonight....
08:24, 2019-11-19

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson faces another court battle as he prepares to meet European Parliament president Boris Johnson is facing another Brexit court battle today as he prepares to welcome the president of the European Parliament to Downing Street....
08:52, 2019-10-08

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

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: 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

General election: Boris Johnson quizzed by listeners on BBC phone-in – live news Jeremy Corbyn will announce free internet plan in speech in Lancaster, while prime minister is in OldhamSign up to the morning briefingBoris Johnson ...
10:32, 2019-11-15

General election 2019 LIVE: Tories attack Labour over £20bn pledge for free broadband as celebs refuse to vote for Jeremy Corbyn's party amid anti-Semitism rows The Tories have attacked Labour over a £20 billion pledge to deliver a free British Broadband public service....
08:40, 2019-11-15

Why calls for independence are getting louder in Pakistani Kashmir Pakistan-ruled Kashmir is becoming increasingly restless as pro-independence protesters are clashing with security forces there. Experts say India's ...
15:55, 2019-10-23

Diane Abbott calls for second referendum on ANY Brexit deal DIANE Abbott has backed a second referendum on any Brexit deal, as pressure builds on Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn....
16:16, 2019-05-28

Jeremy Corbyn shrugs off referendum calls after byelection win Labour leader says ‘not yet’ to calls for people’s vote, urging Tories to call general electionJeremy Corbyn has indicated he will not bow to party p...
03:36, 2019-06-08

Labour conference 2019 LIVE: Labour rifts deepen ahead of showdown over whether party should campaign to remain in EU Rifts within the Labour movement over Brexit have deepened ahead of a showdown over whether the party should campaign to stay in the European Union....
16:16, 2019-09-23

Donald Trump calls Vladimir Putin 'to offer help on wildfires' – live news White House belatedly confirms conversation after Kremlin tweetDemocratic candidates consider debate falloutSign up for the US briefing and get a new...
15:20, 2019-08-01

Election 2019: is Scotland moving towards independence? – podcast Scotland correspondent Libby Brooks tells Rachel Humphreys how the chaos of Brexit has put independence back centre stage at this election. Plus: Say...
04:24, 2019-11-14

Jeremy Corbyn should press for a referendum, not an election | Hugo Dixon If Labour can win enough support to change the law, Boris Johnson would be forced to ask the EU for more timeJeremy Corbyn shouldn’t fall into the tr...
23:44, 2019-08-10

Jewish groups say Labour should disown Peterborough byelection candidate Lisa Forbes apologises over online posts and promises to take antisemitism trainingJewish organisations have called on Labour to distance itself from...
17:40, 2019-06-02

Labour revolt over candidate who shared image of Theresa May with gun to her head Prominent Labour women are demanding the party block a general election candidate who shared an image of Theresa May with a gun to her head from stan...
14:28, 2019-11-09

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

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

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

General election: Court rejects Lib Dem and SNP bid to join Johnson and Corbyn in ITV debate – live news Liberal Democrats and Scottish National party fail in attempt to be included in ITV debate after PM vows to end plan to cut corporation tax. Follow t...
18:36, 2019-11-18

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

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

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: 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

General election: Johnson says Tories will cancel planned corporation tax cut to free up £6bn for NHS – live news PM to unveil business tax cuts and Labour to expand on immigration plans. Follow the latest developments, liveBoris Johnson to shelve planned cut in ...
13:44, 2019-11-18

Thom Tillis calls for Senate to investigate Fed independence Republican Sen. Thom Tillis is calling for the Senate Banking Committee to probe the Federal Reserve’s independence after a former agency official su...
01:56, 2019-08-29

More violence in Catalonia amid calls for new vote on independence Catalan President Quim Torra has called for a new independence referendum within two years. Violent protests continue after Spain's Supreme Court sen...
03:12, 2019-10-18

Jeremy Corbyn 'to announce Labour backing for second referendum within days' Jeremy Corbyn could announce Labour's backing for a second referendum within days after the party suffered huge losses in the European elections....
09:04, 2019-05-29

Labour deputy Tom Watson steps up call for second referendum saying 'our hearts are Remain' Labour's deputy leader Tom Watson has reiterated his call for the party to fully commit to a second EU referendum, insisting "our future doesn't need...
18:08, 2019-06-17

Trump calls impeachment inquiry 'hoax' in rambling press conference – live news President faces questions on the controversy as the whistleblower complaint is reportedly sent to congressional committeesSign up for the US briefing...
23:56, 2019-09-25

Parliament suspended Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson faces backlash as petition to stop prorogation hits one million signatures More than one million people have signed a petition urging Boris Johnson not to suspend Parliament as the Prime Minister faces continued anger over t...
08:16, 2019-08-29

Margaret Hodge reselected as Labour candidate for Barking after surviving bid to oust her Dame Margaret Hodge has been re-selected to run to be MP for Barking after a bid to oust her by some members of her local Labour Party....
09:00, 2019-10-29

UK election news LIVE: Boris Johnson pitches tax cuts to businesses as he pledges to end Brexit uncertainty Boris Johnson will pitch a range of tax cuts for businesses while also vowing to end the Brexit "uncertainty and confusion" today....
10:16, 2019-11-18

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

General election 2019: Court rejects Lib Dem and SNP bid to join Johnson and Corbyn in ITV debate – live news Liberal Democrats and Scottish National party fail in attempt to be included in ITV debate after PM vows to end plan to cut corporation tax. Follow t...
19:08, 2019-11-18

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

General election: Corbyn talks free broadband as Johnson launches campaign bus – live news Labour leader will announce internet plan in speech in Lancaster, while prime minister is in OldhamSign up to the morning briefingBoris Johnson annou...
08:36, 2019-11-15

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: Boris Johnson quizzed on immigration numbers and A&E waiting times – live news Jeremy Corbyn will announce free internet plan in speech in Lancaster, while prime minister is in OldhamSign up to the morning briefingBoris Johnson ...
09:52, 2019-11-15

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

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

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

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

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 2019: Corbyn criticises 'hostile environment' immigration policy – live news Boris Johnson changes his visit after protesters gathered, plus all the latest from the election campaign today Read Andrew Sparrow’s evening electio...
21:40, 2019-11-14

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: CBI chief claims 'extreme' views on right and left harming economy – live news PM to unveil business tax cuts and Labour to expand on immigration plans. Follow the latest developments, liveBoris Johnson to shelve planned cut in ...
15:44, 2019-11-18

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

PMQs: May faces Corbyn as Fox says it's no-deal or no Brexit if MPs vote down deal again – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn at PMQsMPs vow to vote down May’s withdr...
14:04, 2019-05-15

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

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

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

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

General election news LIVE: Boris Johnson pitches tax cuts to businesses as he pledges to end Brexit uncertainty Boris Johnson will pitch a range of tax cuts for businesses while also vowing to end the Brexit "uncertainty and confusion" today....
08:40, 2019-11-18

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

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

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

General Election: Farage says claims Tories bribed Brexit party candidates are 'fact' – live news The Labour leader hits the airwaves, but Prince Andrew’s TV bombshell may dominate the day 1.39pm GMT The SNP has issued a statement in response to t...
15:20, 2019-11-17

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 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: 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

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

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

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 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

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

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: 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

General election news 2019 LIVE: Tories and Liberal Democrats compete with tree-planting pledges Meanwhile, Labour's Jeremy Corbyn will hold a gathering of senior party figures today to finalise their 2019 general election manifesto....
11:28, 2019-11-16

Barnaby Joyce took $2,600 charter flight to stand alongside Nationals candidate at regional show Nationals MP in his role as drought envoy billed taxpayers for Melbourne-Horsham return flight Taxpayers spent $2,600 for Barnaby Joyce to charter a ...
20:36, 2019-09-25

Brexit latest news LIVE: Ruth Davidson quits as leader of Scottish Conservatives as Boris Johnson faces continued backlash over Parliament suspension Boris Johnson has been dealt a major blow after Ruth Davidson quit as leader of the Scottish Conservatives amid continued outrage over his decision t...
12:36, 2019-08-29

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

Lib Dem candidate Tim Walker stands down in Canterbury to boost hopes of Labour's Rosie Duffield The Liberal Democrats' candidate for Canterbury has stood down in a boost to Labour's hopes in the constituency....
23:32, 2019-11-12

Labour candidate Luke Pollard has constituency office daubed with homophobic graffiti for second time A Labour Party candidate has had his office daubed with homophobic graffiti for the second time in recent months....
15:52, 2019-11-13

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 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

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

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 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

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

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

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: 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

General election: Boris Johnson says public projects must prioritise hiring British workers after Brexit – live news The prime minister delivers the first big set-piece speech of the campaign as Labour pledges £26bn extra per year for NHSMcCluskey tells Corbyn to de...
18:36, 2019-11-13

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

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: 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 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 2019: Farage claims Tories using 'abuse' to get Brexit party candidates off ballot – live news Farage claims party under pressure from Tories as opposition parties use Equal Pay Day to announce equalities packages, while Johnson tries to brush ...
14:04, 2019-11-14

UK election LIVE: Nigel Farage calls on Tories to form 'alliance' in last ditch Brexit bid Nigel Farage called on the Tories to form a "Brexit alliance" as he launched his party's election campaign today....
12:44, 2019-11-01

Ukip candidate Carl Benjamin refuses to apologise for Labour MP Jess Phillips rape comments A YouTuber-turned-Ukip candidate who said he "wouldn't even rape" a female Labour MP has refused to apologise and insisted he was just treating women...
09:44, 2019-05-08

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

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

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 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 2019: Boris Johnson cancels Glastonbury event at short notice as protest gathers – live news Farage claims party under pressure from Tories as opposition parties use Equal Pay Day to announce equalities packages, while Johnson tries to brush ...
15:08, 2019-11-14

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

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson to set out 'vital choices' UK faces after suffering triple defeat in Commons Prime Minister Boris Johnson will today address the public to "set out the vital choices that face our country" after suffering a triple defeat in th...
09:16, 2019-09-05

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson set to make statement on 'vital choices' UK faces after defeat in Commons The Prime Minister is preparing to make a statement to set out the "vital choices" the UK faces after a triple defeat in the Commons....
18:44, 2019-09-05

Bengals at Bills score, live updates: Cincinnati rallying in second half after trailing 14-0 at halftime Can the Bills move to 3-0 on the season, or will the Bengals get their first win of the year? Follow the action live...
22:24, 2019-09-22

Donald Trump Fourth of July speech: President calls for unity as he gives Independence Day address Donald Trump called on Americans to come together in a show of national pride as he delivered his Fourth of July "Salute to America" speech....
04:24, 2019-07-05

Angry CNN panel shreds Trump's Independence Day remarks, calls it 'Schoolhouse Rock' speech It appears that CNN's constant bashing of President Trump doesn't stop on holidays as a panel ripped his "Salute to America" speech he gave to a larg...
17:44, 2019-07-05

Facebook's head of news defends the company's decision to include sites like Breitbart in its curated News section: 'I will always stand by their right to express their views' (FB) Drew Angerer/Getty Images Facebook's head of news partnerships, Campbell Brown, defended Facebook's choice to include sites like Breitbart in its new...
20:48, 2019-10-30

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

Brexit latest news LIVE: Boris Johnson faces sustained backlash as opposition parties 'demand' Parliament is not suspended A backlash against the PM's plan to prorogue Parliament further intensified this evening as opposition parties issued a joint statement against the a...
01:20, 2019-08-30

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Latest vote news as PM calls 4pm Cabinet meeting ahead of Saturday Commons showdown Boris Johnson is facing a race against time to sell his last-minute deal to MPs before a crunch vote after returning from Brussels in a "very confide...
12:56, 2019-10-18

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

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

Alongside Cannes mainstays, fresh faces try to stand out The 72nd Cannes Film Festival will feature zombies, Elton John, Quentin Tarantino’s latest and the first black woman in competition for the fes...
19:32, 2019-05-11

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

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

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 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: 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

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

GTA 5 Online Casino update can wait, July 4 Independence Day Weekly event news is next PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC players of Rockstar's open-world multiplayer mode are in for a treat with this year's 4th July update. 'Murica!...
02:04, 2019-07-04

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

UK election news LIVE: Boris Johnson set to declare UK can end 'groundhoggery of Brexit' in first major speech of campaign Boris Johnson will make his first major speech of the general election today and will insist the UK cannot afford to "squander" any more time decidin...
10:48, 2019-11-13

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson insists deal 'busts' UK out of NI backstop in rallying cry before crunch Commons vote Boris Johnson has said that his Brexit deal "busts" the UK out of the Northern Ireland backstop agreed by Theresa May....
19:52, 2019-10-18

Independence Day 2019: Try These Independence Day Special Desserts At Home To Ring In The Celebratio Independence Day 2019: Soak in the celebratory fervour of Independence Day with the most amazing desserts that you can prepare at home! From tricolou...
13:24, 2019-08-05

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 LIVE: Boris Johnson set to declare UK can end 'groundhoggery of Brexit' in first major speech of campaign Boris Johnson will make his first major speech of the general election today and will insist the UK cannot afford to "squander" any more time decidin...
09:24, 2019-11-13

UK election news LIVE: Nigel Farage rules out standing down further candidates after Boris Johnson claims a Tory Brexit is only Brexit Nigel Farage has ruled out standing down more Brexit Party candidates as the deadline day for nominations arrives....
13:04, 2019-11-14

Mauritanian president’s candidate claims election victory NOUAKCHOTT, Mauritania (AP) — The candidate chosen by Mauritania’s outgoing president has claimed victory only hours after polls closed. Mohame...
13:44, 2019-06-23

Losing Indonesian candidate challenges election in court JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The defeated candidate in Indonesia’s presidential election filed a challenge Friday against the result in the countr...
18:12, 2019-05-24

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: 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 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

Tories stand by candidate who said people on Benefits Street should be 'put down' Senior Tories say they are standing by a candidate in a key marginal seat who wrote on Facebook that people on TV show Benefits Street need "putting ...
20:00, 2019-11-04

Labour candidate shared 'disgusting and sexist' comments about businesswoman A Labour candidate who shared "disgusting and sexist" comments about a female peer faced calls to stand down today....
13:20, 2019-11-08

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

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

Sri Lanka election: Opposition candidate Rajapaksa declared winner Gotabaya Rajapaksa, who led the government's takedown of the Tamil Tigers a decade ago, has been declared the winner of the presidential election. De...
12:08, 2019-11-17

Candidate loses German election after film makers weigh in BERLIN (AP) — A 51-year-old immigrant has been elected mayor of a town in eastern Germany after beating a candidate from the far-right Alternative fo...
21:56, 2019-06-16

First days of election campaigns marked by candidate damage control Party leaders have had to contend with their candidates' past social media posts and lives....
02:04, 2019-09-14

City of Tucson 2019 Primary Election candidate breakdown TUCSON – The city of Tucson’s 2019 primary election is Tuesday.The election will help determine the Democratic candidate to face off an I...
03:32, 2019-08-27

Sri Lanka election: Opposition candidate Rajapaksa claims victory Gotabaya Rajapaksa, who led the government's takedown of the Tamil Tigers a decade ago, has claimed victory in the country's presidential election. D...
07:20, 2019-11-17

Brexit news latest: Cabinet member Nicky Morgan slammed for admitting she would vote Remain in second referendum Cabinet member Nicky Morgan has been slammed for admitting she would vote Remain in a second referendum, despite serving under Brexit hardliner Boris...
12:00, 2019-09-14

Labour candidate shared 'disgusting and sexist' comments about businesswoman Michelle Mone A Labour candidate who shared "disgusting and sexist" comments about a female peer faced calls to stand down today....
14:16, 2019-11-08

Labour candidate Dan Carden denies singing 'Hey Jews' to The Beatles song Hey Jude A Labour Party candidate and member of the shadow cabinet has denied singing "Hey Jews" to The Beatles song Hey Jude....
16:04, 2019-11-09

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

‘Stupid, but it works’: satirical candidate brings levity to Canada election Bernier faces competition from the Rhino party’s candidate of the same name – but poking fun can make people more engagedIn the Quebec riding of Beau...
14:32, 2019-10-12

Dartmouth NDP candidate addresses hateful comments ahead of federal election Comments included "How terrible Muslims are, you're terrible people, you don't belong here, we don't want your kind," Rana Zaman said....
00:44, 2019-05-08

Istanbul election rerun: Opposition candidate wins key mayoral race Opposition candidate Ekrem Imamoglu has taken the lead in the high-stakes rerun of Istanbul's mayoral race. The candidate with President Erdogan's ru...
18:48, 2019-06-23

Boris Johnson urged to ditch Alun Cairns as an election candidate Welsh secretary’s resignation over rape trial allegations not enough, says CorbynLatest election news – live updatesBoris Johnson is facing calls to ...
17:16, 2019-11-06

Renata Ford to run in federal election as People’s Party of Canada candidate The widow of former Toronto Mayor Rob Ford and sister-in-law to Premier Doug Ford will be running in the Etobicoke North riding....
17:56, 2019-06-21

Quebec MP Pierre Nantel removed as NDP candidate for upcoming federal election The national director of the federal NDP says the party will start the process of nominating a new candidate in the riding....
20:36, 2019-08-16

Opposition candidate repeats win in high-stakes Istanbul mayoral election Imamoglu narrowly won a previous mayoral election on March 31, but Erdogan's Justice and Development Party challenged the vote....
20:48, 2019-06-23

New Jersey town council candidate dies two days after his election loss A candidate for New Jersey town council died just two days after losing his election. Kenneth Tahan, failed Tuesday in his bid to get on the Wayne To...
17:12, 2019-11-08

New Zealand Labour faces sexual assault crisis as Jacinda Ardern sets up inquiry PM says she found out allegation against party staffer was of a sexual nature only from reading media reportNew Zealand’s Labour party is in crisis a...
06:44, 2019-09-10

Former Green Party candidate calls ousting an ‘attack’ on her ‘religious freedom’ The former candidate says she will continue her campaign following the Pope's call for environmental action....
20:32, 2019-10-08

Independence Day 2019: 7 Best Tricolour Recipes You Should Try This Independence Day With Independence Day just around the corner, it is time to soak in the celebrations with the best of tricolour recipes that you can prepare at home....
13:28, 2019-08-13

Canada election: Where the four main parties stand on immigration Here's what the Liberals, Conservatives, New Democrats and Greens have proposed so far on immigration and what two experts had to say about some of t...
14:24, 2019-09-20

General Election 2019: where do the parties stand on motoring? News 15 Nov, 2019 With the UK electorate going to the polls on 12 December, we explain the policies each party has in store for motorists...
15:04, 2019-11-15

UK election news LIVE: Nigel Farage rules out standing down further Brexit Party candidates after Boris Johnson claims a Tory Brexit is the only Brexit Nigel Farage has ruled out standing down more Brexit Party candidates as the deadline day for nominations arrives....
09:56, 2019-11-14

Crystal Palace news LIVE: Team news for Liverpool plus January transfer news and rumours Crystal Palace are back in Premier League action this weekend as Roy Hodgson's side take on Liverpool at Selhurst Park on Saturday afternoon....
14:08, 2019-11-18

Man Utd news LIVE: Team news for Sheff Utd plus January transfer news and rumours – Haaland latest Manchester United are back in Premier League action this weekend as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side take on Sheffield United at Bramall Lane on Sunday af...
17:08, 2019-11-18

Liverpool news LIVE: Team news vs Crystal Palace plus January transfer news and rumours Liverpool are back in Premier League action this weekend as Jurgen Klopp's side take on Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park on Saturday afternoon....
13:24, 2019-11-18

Crystal Palace news LIVE: Team news vs Liverpool plus January transfer news and rumours Crystal Palace are back in Premier League action this weekend as Roy Hodgson's side take on Liverpool at Selhurst Park on Saturday afternoon....
13:24, 2019-11-18

Liverpool news LIVE: Team news for Crystal Palace plus January transfer news and rumours Liverpool are back in Premier League action this weekend as Jurgen Klopp's side take on Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park on Saturday afternoon....
14:08, 2019-11-18

Tottenham news LIVE: Mauricio Pochettino latest, team news for West Ham plus January transfer news and rumours Tottenham are back in Premier League action this weekend as Mauricio Pochettino's side take on West Ham at the London Stadium in Saturday's lunchtime...
09:28, 2019-11-19

Toronto candidate seeks federal election date change due to Jewish holiday Oct. 21, 2019 is federal election day in Canada. It is also an important Jewish holiday called Shemini Atzeret, following the festival of Sukkot....
01:24, 2019-07-17

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

Istanbul election: opposition candidate wins race to be mayor in rerun vote The opposition candidate to be Istanbul's mayor is celebrating a landmark victory after an election rerun....
23:00, 2019-06-23

Boris Johnson faces fresh legal bid to make him stand trial over £350m Brexit claims Boris Johnson is a facing fresh attempt to prosecute him over claims he made during the Brexit referendum about the UK giving the EU £350 million a w...
19:36, 2019-07-31

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

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: 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

Election 2019: Labour pledges counsellors in every secondary Labour says its Healthy Young Minds plan will ensure early prevention and identification of psychological issues....
17:40, 2019-11-11

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

Election 2019: Labour promising 1,000 new children's centres Jeremy Corbyn pledges £1bn to open new Sure Starts - and LibDems offer childcare from nine months....
00:24, 2019-11-09

In Shocking Twist, Fox News Calls Trump's Claim 'Fake News' Fox News talking head Laura Ingraham hosted a D-Day interview with President Trump, which if you didn’t see it, went something like this: “blah-blah-...
17:08, 2019-06-10

Arsenal news LIVE: Team news vs Southampton plus January transfer news and rumours Arsenal are back in Premier League action this weekend as Unai Emery's side take on out-of-form Southampton at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday after...
13:24, 2019-11-18

Man City news LIVE: Team news for Chelsea plus January transfer news and rumours Man City are back in Premier League action this weekend as Pep Guardiola's side take on Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening....
14:08, 2019-11-18

West Ham news LIVE: Team news for Tottenham plus January transfer news and rumours West Ham are back in Premier League action this weekend as Manuel Pellegrini's side take on Tottenham at the London Stadium in Saturday's lunchtime k...
14:08, 2019-11-18

Chelsea news LIVE: Team news vs Man City plus January transfer news and rumours Chelsea are back in Premier League action this weekend as Frank Lampard's side take on Man City at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening....
13:24, 2019-11-18

Chelsea news LIVE: Team news for Man City plus January transfer news and rumours Chelsea are back in Premier League action this weekend as Frank Lampard's side take on Man City at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening....
14:08, 2019-11-18

Arsenal news LIVE: Team news for Southampton plus January transfer news and rumours Arsenal are back in Premier League action this weekend as Unai Emery's side take on out-of-form Southampton at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday after...
14:08, 2019-11-18

Tottenham news LIVE: Team news for West Ham plus January transfer news and rumours Tottenham are back in Premier League action this weekend as Mauricio Pochettino's side take on West Ham at the London Stadium in Saturday's lunchtime...
14:08, 2019-11-18

Tottenham news LIVE: Team news vs West Ham plus January transfer news and rumours Tottenham are back in Premier League action this weekend as Mauricio Pochettino's side take on West Ham at the London Stadium in Saturday's lunchtime...
13:24, 2019-11-18

West Ham news LIVE: Team news vs Tottenham plus January transfer news and rumours West Ham are back in Premier League action this weekend as Manuel Pellegrini's side take on Tottenham at the London Stadium in Saturday's lunchtime k...
13:24, 2019-11-18

Man City news LIVE: Team news vs Chelsea plus January transfer news and rumours Man City are back in Premier League action this weekend as Pep Guardiola's side take on Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening....
13:24, 2019-11-18

Meghan Patrick calls out fan who harassed her at concert: ‘I’ll always stand up for myself’ Despite some insisting she should've just shrugged off the man's comments as being "drunken," the country singer insisted she's glad she stood up for...
21:20, 2019-07-31

Dame Margaret Hodge: Labour criticised after veteran MP faces re-selection battle in London seat Labour has been criticised after veteran MP Dame Margaret Hodge was told she would have to fight to keep her seat after local members voted to trigge...
10:56, 2019-09-29

Muslim group calls on Conservative candidate to step down over social media posts In a statement to Global on Friday, Melek didn't deny sharing any specific messages on social media, but said she does not support conversion therapy...
17:08, 2019-08-04

Georgia mayor facing calls to resign over alleged comment on black job candidate The mayor of a predominantly white city in Georgia is facing calls to resign after she allegedly said residents weren’t “ready” to have a black city ...
20:36, 2019-05-07

Labour calls for halt to Google's acquisition of Fitbit Tom Watson urges competition regulator to investigate ‘data grab’ by tech companyLabour has written to the competition regulator calling for Google’s...
18:00, 2019-10-29

Trump Finally Takes a Stand Against Roy Moore...Losing an Election President Donald Trump weighed in Wednesday on the persistent rumors that disgraced former Alabama Supreme Court judge and credibly accused sexual pr...
15:32, 2019-05-29

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

Danish far-right party calling for Muslim deportation to stand in election Stram Kurs to be on ballot paper for first time after getting required 20,000 signatures A far-right political party demanding the deportation of 700...
12:44, 2019-05-05

Rory Stewart quits Conservative Party and says he will stand down at next election Former Tory leadership candidate Rory Stewart has said he will be standing down at the next general election and has resigned from the Conservative P...
10:08, 2019-10-04

Man Utd news LIVE: Team news vs Sheff Utd plus January transfer news and rumours Man Utd are back in Premier League action this weekend as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side take on Sheff Utd at Bramall Lane on Sunday afternoon....
13:24, 2019-11-18

Man Utd news LIVE: Team news for Sheff Utd plus January transfer news and rumours Man Utd are back in Premier League action this weekend as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side take on Sheff Utd at Bramall Lane on Sunday afternoon....
14:08, 2019-11-18

Tory candidate asks court to move federal election date off Jewish holiday Under federal law, election day can be no later than Oct. 21, the date of the Jewish holiday known as Shemini Atzeret, when Orthodox Jews are not per...
00:08, 2019-06-08

Liberal Democrats overtake Labour in European election polls The Liberal Democrats have overtaken Labour in the European election race, a poll has suggested....
13:20, 2019-05-17

Labour, Lib Dems and SNP call for TV election debate on climate crisis School strikers and pensioners back petition demanding televised environment debateLabour, the Scottish National party and the Liberal Democrats have...
17:08, 2019-11-04

General election 2019: Labour vows to outspend Tories on the NHS The party says it would tax the "wealthiest" to cut hospital waiting times if it wins the election....
02:52, 2019-11-13

Jeremy Corbyn refuses to say he will resign if Labour lose next election Jeremy Corbyn refused to say he would stand down as party leader if Labour lost the next general election....
11:44, 2019-10-13

Labour's free broadband plan fires up the election battle For Corbyn the proposal would create a ‘treasured institution’, but Johnson calls it ‘crazed’Latest election news - live updatesThe prime minister at...
21:08, 2019-11-15

General election 2019: Labour pledges free broadband for all Labour would part-nationalise BT to deliver the policy and tax tech giants to help cover the £20bn cost....
00:48, 2019-11-15

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

Shaun Bailey: Tory mayoral candidate calls for more police in parks to cut summer violence Tory mayoral candidate Shaun Bailey today called for police patrols around parks amid fears violent crime will spike over the summer....
12:16, 2019-07-25

Climate-centric 2020 candidate Jay Inslee calls for mandating 100% clean energy by 2030 Democratic presidential candidate Jay Inslee released a plan Friday to impose a 100% clean energy mandate, requiring all U.S. electricity to be carbo...
15:24, 2019-05-03

Labour calls for action on 'catastrophic fall' in adult learning The Labour Party has renewed calls for a National Education Service after what they call " a catastrophic fall" in adult learning....
18:24, 2019-08-01

Labour calls for review of grouse shooting on eve of ‘glorious 12th’ Party points to environmental impact of driven shooting as well as £3m a year subsidy to largest moorsLabour has called for a formal review into driv...
02:56, 2019-08-12

Jeremy Corbyn hit by Labour infighting as MP calls to revoke Article 50 A fresh bout of Labour infighting over Brexit erupted today as party chiefs met before a conference showdown over a second referendum....
13:05, 2019-09-17

Tory grandee and chief Remainer Sir Oliver Letwin to stand down at next election Tory grandee and prominent Remainer Sir Oliver Letwin is to stand down at the next election, his office has said....
18:04, 2019-08-21

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

Brexit news LIVE: Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson to meet Jean-Claude Juncker in Luxembourg as Northern Ireland denies fresh hopes for deal Boris Johnson will hold Brexit talks with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Luxembourg on Monday, Downing Street has confirmed....
13:24, 2019-09-13

Pound in biggest rally since EU referendum amid Brexit deal hopes – business live Sterling hits a three-month high against the dollar and UK company shares rocketLatest: The pound has surged over $1.26 on signs of Brexit progressSh...
14:48, 2019-10-11

Turkish government’s candidate for Istanbul mayor concedes defeat after first results from rerun election are reported ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish government’s candidate for Istanbul mayor concedes defeat after first results from rerun election are reported....
18:28, 2019-06-23

Opposition candidate declares second victory in Istanbul mayor’s race, says democracy prevailed in rerun election ISTANBUL (AP) — Opposition candidate declares second victory in Istanbul mayor’s race, says democracy prevailed in rerun election....
19:16, 2019-06-23

Brexit news latest: Remainer MPs 'to push for second referendum next week' Remainer MPs are set to push for a second referendum as early as next week, it has been reported....
11:32, 2019-10-26

Labour must back second Brexit vote or lose next election, Tom Watson warns Deputy leader says far more Remain supporters than Leavers have abandoned the partyLabour’s deputy leader Tom Watson today warns that his party will ...
00:16, 2019-05-26

Super-rich prepare to leave UK 'within minutes' if Labour wins election Wealthy see potential taxes imposed by Jeremy Corbyn as bigger threat than BrexitThe super-rich are preparing to immediately leave the UK if Jeremy C...
10:44, 2019-11-02

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

UK election polls: Tories given 14-point lead over Labour in fresh survey The Tories have a 14-point lead over Labour and are set to be the biggest party following the general election, according to a new poll....
10:16, 2019-11-18

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....
09:36, 2019-11-09

General election 2019: Labour vows to end dental check-up charges Check-up charges in England of £22.70 will be scrapped under a Labour government, the party says....
01:52, 2019-11-17

Warring Labour councillors resign in mass exodus after election concerns Half of Enfield council's cabinet has stood down in an escalation of a bitter "civil war" within the local Labour party....
11:56, 2019-06-04

Labour offers every adult six years of free education in £3bn election pledge Labour plans to give every adult to right to six years of free study in a bid to stamp out a skills shortage in the UK....
01:40, 2019-11-12

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

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

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

Brexit news latest: EU should have spoken out against 'lies' during UK referendum campaign, Juncker says Jean-Claude Juncker has admitted that he made a "mistake" in failing to speak out against the "lies" circulating during Britain's EU referendum campa...
18:04, 2019-05-07

Comedian Kelly Bachman calls out Harvey Weinstein during stand-up show Comedian Kelly Bachman called out the "elephant in the room" after finding out that Harvey Weinstein was sitting in the crow during her stand-up show...
22:36, 2019-10-25

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

Grouse shooting: Labour calls for review amid habitat concerns Labour raises environmental concerns ahead of the four-month grouse shooting season from Monday....
10:16, 2019-08-12

UK's Labour calls for grouse shooting review as 'Glorious Twelfth' begins Britain's opposition Labour Party called on Monday for a review into driven grouse shooting, saying the sport's impact on the environment needed to b...
13:48, 2019-08-12

Regulating big tech has become a hot topic ahead of the 2020 election — here's where the Democratic candidates stand Reuters As the presidential race heats up, some democratic candidates have released plans for how they would break up big tech. The issue didn't come...
22:52, 2019-11-14

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 Davies: former Tory MP convicted for faking expenses re-selected to stand in by-election A former Conservative MP has been selected to fight for the parliamentary seat he lost after more than 10,000 constituents signed a petition to remov...
13:28, 2019-06-24

Brexit news Latest: Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson says David Cameron 'cannot be forgiven' for calling EU referendum Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson has said that former Prime Minister David Cameron "cannot be forgiven" for calling referendum on Europe....
22:16, 2019-09-15

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

Labour won't win, says Tony Blair as he urges Jeremy Corbyn to avoid an election Tony Blair warned today that Jeremy Corbyn and his "small group of acolytes from the far-Left" would fail to win a general election and it is in the ...
13:56, 2019-09-02

UK election polls: Conservative Party given 14-point lead over Labour in fresh survey The Tories have a 14-point lead over Labour and are set to be the biggest party following the general election, according to a new poll....
17:24, 2019-11-18

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

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

Fiona Onasanya: Disgraced Labour MP loses seat in Peterborough sparking by-election Disgraced MP Fiona Onasanya has been forced out in her Peterborough constituency following a recall petition....
19:48, 2019-05-01

UK election polls: London Labour lead halved as it's all to play for in capital Jeremy Corbyn's lead in the vital London battleground has been halved since the general election in 2017, putting half a dozen key Labour seats at ri...
09:24, 2019-11-06

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson insists deal 'vast, vast, vast step forward' in rallying cry before crunch Commons vote Boris Johnson has issued a rallying cry ahead of a crunch vote on his Brexit deal, calling it a "vast, vast, vast step forward"....
22:52, 2019-10-18

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

Brexit news latest: Philip Hammond to accuse no-deal advocates of 'hijacking' referendum result Chancellor Philip Hammond is set to accuse no-deal Brexit advocates of trying to "hijack" the referendum result....
00:28, 2019-05-21

Boris Johnson locked into December election stand-off with Jeremy Corbyn over no deal Brexit Boris Johnson has become locked into a stand-off with Jeremy Corbyn over no-deal Brexit as he struggles to gain opposition support for a pre-Christma...
11:04, 2019-10-25

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

UK election polls: Blow for Jeremy Corbyn as Labour loses support in northern strongholds New polling has delivered a major blow to Jeremy Corbyn's Labour, with the party apparently suffering in its traditional strongholds....
18:16, 2019-11-08

UK election polls: Tory lead over Labour grows as support for Brexit Party falls The Tory's lead over Labour has grown ahead of the snap election on December 12, the latest Britain Elects poll shows....
11:52, 2019-11-12

UK election polls tracker: Labour creeps up on Tories as Brexit Party loses support The Tory lead over Labour has narrowed with just 29 days to go until the general election, according to the rolling average of the last week's opinio...
12:40, 2019-11-13

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

Tories seek Labour's help to break Brexit deadlock after local election drubbing Tory leader Theresa May has overseen a local election massacre, with one-in-four of her councillors being booted out of their seats....
09:28, 2019-05-04

Boris Johnson 'planning early election' to hit Corbyn's Labour Party — 'poll day released' THE man tipped to be the next Prime Minister is planning an early general election to hit the crisis-stricken Labour Party, a source has claimed....
06:56, 2019-07-17

Jeremy Corbyn refuses to address Labour anti-Semitism at Peterborough by-election rally Jeremy Corbyn has refused to address Labour's anti-Semitism problem while meeting activists ahead of the Peterborough by-election....
21:20, 2019-06-01

UK election polls tracker: Tory support hits 40 per cent as lead over Labour widens Tory support has hit 40 per cent, increasing the party's lead over Labour ahead of the general election, according to the rolling average of opinion ...
13:24, 2019-11-15

Peterborough by-election result: Labour narrowly defeats Brexit Party hold its seat Labour has narrowly defeated the Brexit Party to hold its seat in the Peterborough by-election....
03:20, 2019-06-07

Boris Johnson offers December 11 election as Labour vows to back pre-Christmas poll Prime Minister signalled he is ready to press the button on the snap polling day Jeremy Corbyn's shadow cabinet finally conceded it would agree to an...
13:04, 2019-10-29

General election 2019 polls: Tories given 14-point lead over Labour in fresh survey The Tories have a 14-point lead over Labour and are set to be the biggest party following the general election, according to a new poll....
09:08, 2019-11-18

Boris Johnson 'absolutely' rules out an election or a second referendum as he says 'the people want Brexit' Boris Johnson fundamentally ruled out a general election or second referendum as he promised once more to "deliver" upon Brexit....
21:13, 2019-07-26

David Miliband describes Brexit 'mess' a 'wrecking ball' as he calls for second referendum Former Labour foreign secretary David Miliband described Brexit as a "wrecking ball at the constitution of the country" before arguing for a second r...
16:16, 2019-06-23

David Milliband describes Brexit 'mess' a 'wrecking ball' as he calls for second referendum Former Labour foreign secretary David Miliband described Brexit as a "wrecking ball at the constitution of the country" before arguing for a second r...
13:36, 2019-06-23

The pound soared on hopes for Tory election win after Nigel Farage says Brexit Party will stand down in some seats Associated Press The pound is soaring after Nigel Farage, the leader of the Brexit Party, announced that his Brexit party won't contest the Conservat...
15:48, 2019-11-11

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

UK election polls tracker: Tory support hits 40 per cent as lead over Labour Party widens Tory support has hit 40 per cent, increasing the party's lead over Labour ahead of the general election, according to the rolling average of opinion ...
10:48, 2019-11-16

Liberal Democrats top election poll as support for Tories and Labour plunges amid Brexit backlash The Liberal Democrats have surged into first place ahead of the Tories and Labour in a poll on how Britons would vote if a general election was to be...
03:20, 2019-05-31

Jeremy Corbyn and John McDonnell would quit roles if Labour lost election, shadow chancellor says Shadow chancellor John McDonnell said he and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn would follow "tradition" by leaving their roles if the party lost an electio...
16:44, 2019-10-11

General election poll tracker: Tory lead over Labour Party grows as support up three per cent Support for the Tories has hit 45 per cent, increasing the party's lead over Labour, according to a new poll....
09:52, 2019-11-17

UK general election polls latest: Tory lead over Labour Party grows as support up three per cent Support for the Tories has hit 45 per cent, increasing the party's lead over Labour, according to a new poll....
11:44, 2019-11-17

The 5 biggest general election gaffes made by Boris Johnson's Conservatives and Jeremy Corbyn's Labour so far Getty It's been less than two weeks since the United Kingdom's parliament was dissolved to make way for a general election — but there have alr...
09:36, 2019-11-17

Prince Andrew faces calls to say sorry and speak to FBI Lawyers for Epstein’s victims say they were ‘almost completely ignored’ in interviewPrince Andrew is facing a transatlantic backlash over his extraor...
12:48, 2019-11-18

Brexit news latest: Jean-Claude Juncker repeats attack on Boris Johnson as he says PM told 'so many lies' in referendum campaign Jean-Claude Juncker has repeated his claim that Boris Johnson told "so many lies" in the build up to the Brexit referendum....
12:28, 2019-11-05