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General election 2019: Labour pledges to cap class sizes at 30 pupils

The party promises to recruit nearly 20,000 extra teachers in England over five years if it wins power....

General election 2019: Labour pledges to cap class sizes at 30 pupils

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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 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

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: Tory and Labour spending pledges are 'not deliverable', says Institute for Fiscal Studies He also warned the Conservatives and Labour about the promises they were making, saying they need to be "very careful"....
18:24, 2019-11-12

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

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

General Election 2019: When was the last UK election and how many votes did the Conservatives, Labour and Lib Dems get? Theresa May's premiership was young when a lectern appeared on Downing Street in April 2017 and she called a snap election....
15:12, 2019-11-27

General election 2019: Row over Labour's 'NHS for sale' claim Jeremy Corbyn says he has proof the NHS is part of US/UK trade talks - but the Tories reject his claim....
20:40, 2019-11-27

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

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

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

General election 2019 LIVE: Boris Johnson pitches tax cuts to businesses as he pledges to end Brexit uncertainty Boris Johnson has pitched a range of tax cuts for businesses while also vowing to end the Brexit "uncertainty and confusion" today....
16:52, 2019-11-18

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

General election 2019: Labour say NHS figures show decline in GP services The NHS Digital figures show a rise in patients having to wait more than two weeks in October....
02:32, 2019-12-01

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

General election 2019: Labour says NHS figures show decline in GP services The NHS Digital figures show a rise in patients having to wait more than two weeks in October....
09:56, 2019-12-01

General election 2019: Labour and Lib Dems pledge wider access to HIV drug The parties say anyone who needs it should be able to access the HIV prevention drug, PrEP....
00:52, 2019-12-01

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

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

General election 2019 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

General election 2019: Labour plans to teach British Empire injustice in schools The party also wants to tackle the black and ethnic minority pay gap in its "faith and race manifesto"....
11:20, 2019-11-26

General election 2019: Labour calls Conservatives' 50,000 nurses pledge 'frankly deceitful' – as it happened Johnson says Tories will introduce 50,000 more nurses but shadow health secretary says sums don’t add up. Keep up with all the latest newsFull story:...
00:24, 2019-11-25

What causes pupils of different sizes? The medical term for pupils of different sizes is anisocoria. Find out about the possible causes of anisocoria here, as well as when to seek emergenc...
22:08, 2019-06-11

General election 2019: Labour calls Conservative's 50,000 nurses pledge 'frankly deceitful' – live news Johnson says Tories will introduce 50,000 more nurses but shadow health secretary says sums don’t add up. Keep up with all the latest newsFull story:...
18:12, 2019-11-24

General election 2019: Finchley and Golders Green in focus as Lib Dem Luciana Berger takes on Tories and Labour Labour defector Luciana Berger is on the trail of voters angry at anti-Semitism. David Cohen meets her and the other candidates in an epic three-way ...
11:28, 2019-11-13

General election 2019: Labour calls Conservatives' 50,000 nurses pledge 'frankly deceitful' – live news Johnson says Tories will introduce 50,000 more nurses but shadow health secretary says sums don’t add up. Keep up with all the latest newsFull story:...
19:48, 2019-11-24

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 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

General Election 2019 PolicyWatch: Tories and Labour unveil rival housing plans as Lib Dems vow tax increase for frequent flyers The Tories and Labour have launched rival plans to tackle England's housing shortage, with the Lib Dems planning on increasing tax for frequent flyer...
05:36, 2019-11-21

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 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

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

General Election 2019 PolicyWatch: Labour plan to close pay gap, Lib Dems on tackling hate crime and Tory green energy spending The Lib Dems have unveiled plans to tackle hate crime and protect places of worship, Labour has vowed to close the gender pay gap within a decade and...
07:40, 2019-11-14

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

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

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

UK general election 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 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

Which party’s general election pledges are best for cyclists? We compare the manifestos, from Labour’s £8.2bn a year to the Tories’ pothole fundIn an election dominated by Brexit, the climate crisis and the NHS,...
09:12, 2019-12-01

General election 2019: Labour vows to outspend Tories on health with £26bn 'rescue plan' for NHS Labour will today vow to outspend the Tories on health funding as they unveil a £26 billion "rescue plan" for the NHS ahead of the general election....
06:08, 2019-11-13

General election 2019: Labour vows to out spend Tories on health with £26bn 'rescue plan' for NHS Labour will today vow to outspend the Tories on health funding as they unveil a £26 billion "rescue plan" for the NHS ahead of the general election....
02:00, 2019-11-13

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

General election 2019: Today's key political moments as Philip Hammond quits as MP and Labour's London lead is halved It's been a busy day in the world of politics, with former chancellor Philip Hammond quitting as an MP and an exclusive poll revealing Labour's Londo...
19:04, 2019-11-05

General Election 2019: Labour's £20bn pledge for free broadband is labelled a 'fantasy plan' Labour's £20 billion pledge to deliver a British Broadband public service has been labelled a "fantasy plan" by Nicky Morgan....
05:08, 2019-11-15

General Election 2019 PolicyWatch: Lib Dems promise 20,000 more teachers, Labour 'wage war' on poverty and Tories offer justice system cash boost The Lib Dems are promising to recruit 20,000 more teachers, the Tories says they will give the justice system a cash boost to speed up rape prosecuti...
05:04, 2019-11-20

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

Labour manifesto 2019 launch LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn's party to set out 'radical' vision for UK ahead of general election Jeremy Corbyn will launch Labour's manifesto in which he is set to promise a "radical" plan to "transform" the nation today....
10:48, 2019-11-21

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

General election live: Corbyn should not resign immediately if Labour loses election, says McCluskey - live news Shadow chancellor speaks about Labour’s economic policy, ahead of Johnson and Corbyn’s first TV debate Sign up for Andrew Sparrow’s daily election br...
18:00, 2019-11-19

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

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

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

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

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

General election 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 2019: Nigel Farage claims Labour campaign is 'bombing' after Jeremy Corbyn declared 'neutral' Brexit stance Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has said the Labour election campaign is "bombing" after Jeremy Corbyn announced his decision to stay "neutral" in a...
18:32, 2019-11-23

When was the last General Election in the UK, and what percentage of votes did the Conservatives, Labour and Lib Dems get? Ahead of the 12 December, we take a look at the last UK Election - and what percentage of votes the main parties received....
14:24, 2019-12-02

General Election 2019 PolicyWatch: Labour NHS 'rescue' plan, Conservative clean energy 'revolution' and Lib Dem £500m fund to tackle knife crime Labour has pledged to create an NHS 'rescue' fund, the Tories are planning a clean-energy "revolution" and the Lib Dems have vowed to set aside £500 ...
05:20, 2019-11-13

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

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: Council tax more likely to go up under Tories than Labour, IFS suggests – live news Lib Dem leader said leaders should be ‘very careful’ about relationship with US president, ahead of his arrival for NatoSign up for Andrew Sparrow’s ...
14:04, 2019-12-02

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

General election manifestos: Neither Tories nor Labour have credible spending plans, says IFS Neither the Tories nor Labour are offering a "properly credible prospectus" in their General Election manifesto spending plans, the IFS has said....
13:00, 2019-11-28

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

General election: Labour and Tories both not 'being honest with electorate' over tax, says IFS – live news Campaigns shift to climate crisis, though Boris Johnson has not confirmed attendance at televised environment debate tonightSign up for our morning b...
13:56, 2019-11-28

Graduation speaker pledges to pay class of 2019 student debt ATLANTA (AP) — A billionaire technology investor and philanthropist says his family is providing grants to wipe out the student debt of the entire 20...
18:08, 2019-05-19

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

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

Boris Johnson is on course to defeat Jeremy Corbyn in the general election as Labour's momentum stalls Getty The Conservatives remain on course to win a majority in the general election next week. The latest poll of polls by PA Media puts the Conservat...
11:32, 2019-12-05

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

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: 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

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

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

General election polls tracker: Tory lead still in double figures as Labour lags behind The Tories have maintained a 12-point lead over Labour with Jeremy Corbyn's party still lagging behind ahead of the general election, according to a ...
18:48, 2019-11-27

Billionaire pledges to pay student debt for 2019 class at historic black college Robert Smith made pledge to eliminate students’ debt estimated at $40m at Morehouse College, Martin Luther King’s alma materA billionaire technology ...
19:36, 2019-05-19

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

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

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

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

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: 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

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

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

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: Boris Johnson dismisses Labour's broadband plan as 'crazed communist scheme' – as it happened Labour leader announces free internet plan in Lancaster, while Boris Johnson launches battle bus in OldhamSign up for Andrew Sparrow’s election brief...
21:00, 2019-11-15

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

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

When is the General Election 2019? Key UK election dates, debate schedules and results information Britain heads to the polls in just a few days' time for the first winter election in nearly a century...
12:40, 2019-12-02

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

General Election latest: Labour and fact checkers attack Boris Johnson's Conservative manifesto promises Boris Johnson is expected to face questions this week over the veracity of his election promises after his manifesto was called into question by Labo...
06:36, 2019-11-25

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 2019: 'Election now a fight for survival of NHS' says Corbyn Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says 'this election is now a fight for survival of our National Health Service.'...
14:28, 2019-11-27

General election: John Le Carré and Joanna Lumley among 24 public figures refusing to vote Labour over anti-Semitism in party Author John Le Carré and actress Joanna Lumley are among 24 public figures who last night declared their refusal to vote for Labour because of its as...
00:44, 2019-11-15

UK general election poll: Tory support at highest level for a year as party extends lead over Labour, survey shows Support for the Tories is at its highest point for more than a year with the party gaining a further lead over Labour, according to a new poll....
11:16, 2019-11-19

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

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

General election latest news LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn condemned by Chief Rabbi and ex-Labour MPs... as deadline to register to vote looms Ex-Labour MPs today hit out at Jeremy Corbyn's handling of anti-Semitism after the Chief Rabbi branded him unfit for high office....
10:00, 2019-11-26

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

Sex education: Right to remove pupils from class set to end The education minister is "minded" to make "appropriate" sex and relationship classes compulsory....
03:48, 2019-10-03

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

Nigel Farage vows Brexit Party will 'hurt Labour in the most extraordinary way' in UK general election Nigel Farage has said his Brexit Party will hurt Labour in "the most extraordinary way" in the forthcoming General Election....
12:24, 2019-11-04

Jeremy Corbyn says Labour WILL back December UK general election 'as no deal Brexit has been ruled out' Britain is facing a general election before Christmas after Jeremy Corbyn said Labour would back the government's bid to hold an early poll in Decemb...
12:16, 2019-10-29

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

Labour manifesto launch LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn to set out 'radical' vision for nation ahead of general election Jeremy Corbyn will launch Labour's manifesto in which he is set to promise a "radical" plan to "transform" the nation today....
08:12, 2019-11-21

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

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

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

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

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

Labour manifesto LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn's party to set out 'radical' policies for UK ahead of General Election Jeremy Corbyn will launch Labour's manifesto in which he is set to promise a "radical" plan to "transform" the nation today....
11:08, 2019-11-21

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

Tory MP Ross Thomson quits general election race following Labour MP Paul Sweeney's 'grope' claims Conservative MP Ross Thomson has stepped down as the party's candidate in next month's General Election, as he claimed "malicious" allegations agains...
17:20, 2019-11-03

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

Labour manifesto launch LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn's party to set out 'radical' vision for nation ahead of general election Jeremy Corbyn will launch Labour's manifesto in which he is set to promise a "radical" plan to "transform" the nation today....
09:24, 2019-11-21

Italian minister urges pupils to skip class for global climate strike Education minister, from new coalition, says schools should see absences as ‘justified’Young environmental activists in Italy are planning to miss sc...
06:32, 2019-09-27

General election 2019: What questions do you have? What do you want to know about polling, policies (or anything else) ahead of the 2019 general election?...
12:08, 2019-11-18

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

Election 2019: Labour's plan to nationalise 'rip-off' companies - podcast On the day of Labour’s manifesto launch, economics editor Larry Elliott and financial editor Nils Pratley discuss the party’s radical plans to nation...
04:20, 2019-11-21

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

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

General election 2019: Is the NHS the best health service possible? The major parties in England have pledged billions more for the NHS over the next five years....
02:52, 2019-11-14

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

The 2019 UK general election: A motorist's view With the general election just a week away, we outline some of the different parties' major car-related pledges The UK will stage its third general e...
02:36, 2019-12-05

General Election 2019: NHS is in no way on the table, says Johnson Boris Johnson calls Labour's dossier a "diversionary tactic" and says "there will be no sale or privatisation of the NHS"....
14:28, 2019-11-27

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

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

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

General election 2019: How many 'new' NHS hospitals are Conservatives building? It's not six completely new hospitals - some involve redeveloping existing buildings and sites....
17:12, 2019-12-04

General election 2019: Why you should think climate change not Brexit Brexit may seem important right now, but whoever wins the election will be in charge halfway to 2030 – a crucial time in efforts to limit dangerous w...
12:12, 2019-11-27

General election 2019: Can the NHS boost nurse numbers by 50,000? The Conservative manifesto pledges a big increase in nurse numbers in England - is it realistic?...
17:36, 2019-11-25

General election 2019: Is grime still for Jeremy Corbyn? MCs came out in support of the Labour leader in 2017 but there's near silence from artists this time around....
12:00, 2019-11-13

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

General election 2019: What parties' environment promises really mean It's the greenest election campaign ever - but how much are the parties promising on climate change?...
03:24, 2019-11-28

General election 2019: Lib Dems promise 20,000 more teachers The party is promising billions more for schools in England, taken from a £50bn so-called "Remain bonus"....
10:40, 2019-11-20

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

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

General Election 2019: The Facebook influencers you've never heard of Far from newspaper offices and TV studios, committed volunteer activists have created an alternative Facebook media universe....
09:04, 2019-11-27

What UK political parties are promising in the 2019 general election Business Insider The UK will go to the polls on December 12. The major parties all have radically different policies on everything from Brexit, to He...
11:24, 2019-11-26

How accurate are opinion polls for UK general election 2019? Exactly two weeks from today, millions of people across the country will be voting in the General Election on December 12....
14:44, 2019-11-28

General election candidates 2019 for London: Who are the MPs in my constituency? London's 73 constituencies usually prove a crucial battleground in any general election and this year is no different....
17:36, 2019-11-28

General election 2019: Who is strongest on climate change action? The 'Climate Election' has seen an almost daily bidding war on who will plant the most trees, insulate homes the fastest and produce the most green e...
19:16, 2019-11-25

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

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

General election 2019: BBC complains to Tories over Facebook advert BBC lawyers ask the Tories to stop running a Facebook advert using edited footage of its reporters....
09:52, 2019-11-29

General election 2019: NHS policy check - what to look out for in party manifestos If you care about what the parties are promising on the NHS, here are some key issues to watch for....
10:08, 2019-11-14

General Election 2019: Remain groups 'rush' to buy Twitter ads before ban Several groups have placed last-minute ads on Twitter before the platform bans political promotions....
01:40, 2019-11-22

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

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

General election 2019: Facebook bans Tory ad over BBC footage The social media giant says the Tory video infringed the BBC's intellectual property rights....
10:44, 2019-12-02

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

General election 2019: Ex-miner on the march for a Tory majority in Parliament The fight for the once rock-solid Labour seat of Ashfield in Nottinghamshire's former coal mining heartland is poised to be one of the defining conte...
11:28, 2019-11-15

General election 2019: PM puts corporation tax cuts on hold to help fund NHS Boris Johnson says public services will benefit as planned corporation tax cuts are put on hold....
17:56, 2019-11-18

General election 2019: Income tax rise will boost NHS budget - Lib Dems The penny rise would allow it to match Labour's NHS front-line spending plans, the party says....
04:04, 2019-11-19

General election 2019: Row over Boris Johnson debate 'empty chair' Conservatives say Channel 4 broke impartiality rules while Labour claims the PM is "hiding from scrutiny"....
09:12, 2019-11-29

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

General election 2019: Child poverty 'will rise' under Conservative plans New analysis of election manifestos shows no major UK party's plans would reduce child poverty....
11:20, 2019-11-26

General Election 2019: Beyonce and Jay-Z used as 'hoax' to get people to register to vote Marvyn Harrison tweeted that Beyonce and Jay-Z had split - but linked to the voter registration site....
23:08, 2019-11-23

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

General election 2019: Lib Dems pledge £100bn climate fund over five years Sir Ed Davey will promise to "jump-start" efforts to tackle the "climate emergency" in a speech on Friday....
11:16, 2019-11-15

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

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

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

General election 2019: Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage says he may vote Tory Nigel Farage says he wants to see the Conservative manifesto before deciding whether to vote for Boris Johnson's party on December 12....
18:08, 2019-11-13

Lib Dem manifesto 2019 LIVE: Follow the launch as Jo Swinson lays out policies for UK general election bid Jo Swinson launches the Liberal Democrats' manifesto today, promising to cancel Brexit, pump £10bn extra into schools across the country and lead the...
17:44, 2019-11-20

Labour pledges to stop NHS prescription charges Labour is to announce a pledge to abolish prescription charges in England at its party conference next week....
01:16, 2019-09-22

Pupils 'will behave better in class if teachers greet them at the door' Pupils who are personally greeted by teachers at the door of a classroom are less likely to be disruptive, a report suggests....
19:40, 2019-06-07

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

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

General election 2019: Corbyn promises investment 'on scale you have never known' at manifesto launch – live news Party promises record investment blitz and to scrap tuition fees and universal creditJeremy Corbyn launches most radical Labour manifesto in decadesA...
15:16, 2019-11-21

General election 2019 LIVE: Nigel Farage rules out standing down more Brexit Party candidates Nigel Farage has ruled out standing down more Brexit Party candidates as the deadline day for nominations arrives....
09:08, 2019-11-14

General election 2019: Corbyn tells voters to 'make sure their voice is heard' - live news As Labour sells its manifesto, the Tories will announce a 3% increase in stamp duty for non-UK residents Sign up here to get the election briefing in...
08:16, 2019-11-22

General election 2019: Corbyn tells voters to 'make sure their voice is heard' – live news As Labour sells its manifesto, the Tories will announce a 3% increase in stamp duty for non-UK residents Sign up here to get the election briefing in...
09:08, 2019-11-22

General election 2019: Nigel Farage launches Brexit party's policies – live news All the latest from the campaign as Brexit party and Plaid Cymru launch their manifestos, Labour sells its own plan and Tories are to announce 3% ext...
12:44, 2019-11-22

General election 2019: Nigel Farage launches Brexit party policies – live news All the latest from the campaign as Brexit party and Plaid Cymru launch manifestos, Labour sells its own plan and Tories announce 3% extra stamp duty...
14:40, 2019-11-22

General election 2019: Jeremy Corbyn vows to clamp down on multinational companies offshoring their tax bills Jeremy Corbyn has vowed to stop multinational companies offshoring their tax bills to "lower tax regimes"....
18:32, 2019-11-23

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

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

General Election 2019: As national campaign rages, centre-ground Tories canvass on their terms Julian Glover joins Nickie Aiken on the trail in SW1 and the affable no-hoper in Islington North fighting got Corbyn's seat...
14:40, 2019-12-02

General election 2019: Boris Johnson launches manifesto with 50,000 nurses pledge – live news Johnson repeats intention to ‘get Brexit done’ in order to focus on domestic issues. Keep up with all the latest newsJohnson tax pledge to ‘put money...
15:36, 2019-11-24

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

Labour pledges free personal care for over-65s in England Help with dressing, washing and meals will be paid for by the state in England, costing £6bn a year....
04:12, 2019-09-23

Corbyn pledges Labour transparency on UK carbon footprint Labour in power would change law to reveal imported emissions and ‘carbon leakage’The UK will stop hiding its “true impact” on the climate by reveali...
07:56, 2019-07-14

Labour pledges to scrap primary Sats if elected Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says he would scrap national tests, known as Sats, in primary schools....
17:36, 2019-04-16

Labour pledges to create 70,000 more jobs in offshore windfarms Corbyn commits to 37 new windfarms in green industrial revolution election pushJeremy Corbyn will unveil plans to create another 70,000 jobs in offsh...
09:40, 2019-10-09

Labour pledges to end in-work poverty within first full term Labour will end the "modern-day scourge" of in-work poverty within the party's first full term back in office, John McDonnell is to promise....
02:40, 2019-07-17

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

General Election 2019 PolicyWatch: Lib Dems to boost NHS with income tax rise and Tories to toughen stance on law and order The Lib Dems plan to give the NHS a £35 billion boost by raising income tax by a penny, Labour has pledged to increase wildlife crime officer numbers...
04:32, 2019-11-19

General election 2019: Boris Johnson launches Tory manifesto with 50,000 nurses pledge – live news Johnson says Tories will introduce 20,000 more police officers alongside tougher sentencing. Keep up with all the latest newsFull story: Johnson laun...
16:24, 2019-11-24

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

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

UK election polls: Tory lead over Labour drops into single digits as election looms The Conservative Party's lead over Labour has dropped into single digits as Jeremy Corbyn continues to pick up voters from smaller parties, according...
23:52, 2019-12-05

UK's Labour pledges 26 billion pound boost to healthcare spending Britain's opposition Labour Party will pledge on Wednesday to spend an extra 26 billion pounds ($33 billion) on healthcare if it wins the Dec. 12 ele...
00:56, 2019-11-13

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 pledges free broadband for all homes and businesses – as it happened 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...
04:00, 2019-11-15

Warren health care plan pledges no middle class tax increase WASHINGTON (AP) — Elizabeth Warren is promising to spend more than $20 trillion over the next decade to provide government-funded health care to ever...
16:36, 2019-11-01

General Election 2019 LIVE: Brexit Party MEPs abandon Farage to back Tories in boost for Boris Three Brexit Party MEPs have quit the party to back Boris Johnson's Brexit deal and the Conservatives instead....
12:00, 2019-12-05

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

General election 2019: Protest prompts last-minute cancellation of Boris Johnson campaign visit to Glastonbury bakery A protest prompted Boris Johnson to cancel a general election campaign visit to a bakery over "security concerns"....
15:16, 2019-11-14

General election 2019: Johnson, Corbyn, Sturgeon and Swinson prepare for Question Time special – live news All the latest from the campaign as Brexit party and Plaid Cymru launch manifestos, Labour sells its own plan and Tories announce 3% extra stamp duty...
19:00, 2019-11-22

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

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

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

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

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

General Election 2019 PolicyWatch: Tories plan higher stamp duty for non-UK residents as Lib Dems promise 300,000 homes a year The Tories have pledged to increase the stamp duty rate for non-UK residents and the Lib Dems are promising to building 300,000 homes a year....
03:36, 2019-11-22

General election 2019: Nigel Farage plays down claims Brexit party could split leave vote – live news All the latest from the campaign as Brexit party and Plaid Cymru launch manifestos, Labour sells its own plan and Tories announce 3% extra stamp duty...
15:32, 2019-11-22

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

Elizabeth Warren releases a plan to pay for Medicare for All and pledges not 'one penny' in middle-class tax increases AP Photo/John Minchillo Sen. Elizabeth Warren released her much-anticipated plan to finance Medicare for All on Friday, proposing $20.5 trillion in n...
15:08, 2019-11-01

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

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

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

General Election 2019: Liberal Democrats and Scottish National Party case against ITV for being left out of leaders debate to start in High Court High Court judges will hear a legal challenge against ITV over an election debate which excludes the Liberal Democrat and SNP leaders....
06:24, 2019-11-18

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: 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

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

General election: 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: 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

General election: Boris Johnson refuses to commit to doing interview with Andrew Neil before election – live news Parties out in force during final stretch ahead of 12 December vote, after two days of Nato dramaJohnson apologises comparing women wearing burqas to...
16:24, 2019-12-05

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

Lib Dem manifesto 2019 LIVE: Jo Swinson officially launches General Election manifesto Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson has officially launched her party's General Election manifesto at a cabaret club in Camden....
18:48, 2019-11-20

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

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

General election 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

General election 2019: The turnout campaign 'reaching far more young people than any political party' A campaign aiming to get the biggest ever turnout of young people in next month's general election is "reaching more young people than any of the mai...
11:08, 2019-11-17

General election odds: Bookies back October 2019 vote with UK 'heading for hung parliament' Bookmakers believe a 2019 election is on the cards after MPs voted to take control of parliamentary business late last night....
17:40, 2019-09-04

General Election 2019: Conservatives vow to stop 'vexatious' legal action against armed forces veterans Boris Johnson has pledged to change the law to protect Armed Forces veterans from vexatious legal action, as the General Election campaign enters its...
07:40, 2019-11-11

General election 2019: Pop stars and actors rally behind Jeremy Corbyn, calling him 'last stand' for England A host of celebrities have rallied behind Jeremy Corbyn's bid for Number 10, calling him the "last stand" for England....
23:52, 2019-11-24

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

General Election 2019 LIVE: Boris Johnson vows to take Brexit deal back to MPs 'before you cook your Christmas turkey' Boris Johnson says his Brexit deal could be brought back to Parliament "before you cook your Christmas turkey"....
16:28, 2019-12-05

Top of the class: Labour seeks to emulate Finland's school system After the party’s conference pledge to scrap Ofsted and private schools, does the envied Finnish education system provide the blueprint?It’s early af...
15:24, 2019-09-27

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

General election 2019: Nigel Farage ally and millionaire backer Arron Banks warns him he has 48 hours to 'save Brexit' Nigel Farage has been warned he has just 48 hours to "save Brexit" by his long-time ally and millionaire backer Arron Banks....
23:32, 2019-11-12

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

General election 2019: Boris Johnson blasts Jeremy Corbyn as 'naive to the point of dangerous' over Islamic State leader Boris Johnson has labelled Jeremy Corbyn "naive to the point of being dangerous" after he suggested the leader of Islamic State should have been arre...
20:04, 2019-11-13

Newly-elected Nigerian UN General Assembly President pledges focus on ‘peace and prosperity’ for most vulnerable The global reach of the United Nations makes it “the world's best hope for peace and security, sustainable development and the promotion and protecti...
19:20, 2019-06-04

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

General Election 2019 PolicyWatch: Public service broadband, investment in 'overlooked' communities and £100bn fund to combat climate change Labour has promised free public service broadband for all, the Tories want to invest in "overlooked" communities and the Lib Dems plan to pump an ext...
06:48, 2019-11-15

General election 2019 LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn to go head to head in debate as Jo Swinson loses legal challenge in High Court Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn will go head to head in a leadership debate tomorrow after the Liberal Democrats and SNP lost a legal challenge in th...
21:36, 2019-11-18

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

General election 2019: Jeremy Corbyn slams government's 'woeful' response to flooding in northern England Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has blasted Boris Johnson's government over its "woeful" response to flooding in northern England....
15:44, 2019-11-12

Brexit Party's Farage pledges not to challenge Conservatives in election The Brexit Party will not run for parliamentary seats currently held by Tory lawmakers, Nigel Farage said, reversing his previous position. The move ...
19:00, 2019-11-11

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

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

Boris Johnson pledges to put Brexit deal to MPs before Christmas if Tories win election The Conservative Party is unveiling its election manifesto today "Triple tax lock" will guarantee income tax, national insurance and VAT will not ris...
09:32, 2019-11-24

Poland's ruling party pledges pre-election minimum wage spike Poland’s ruling party has pledged to raise the minimum wage by 90% over four years. A month before a general election, such a move is either a stroke...
10:45, 2019-09-18

UK Liberal Democrats enter election spending race with big pledges on climate Britain's anti-Brexit Liberal Democrats will promise on Friday to spend 100 billion pounds ($128 billion) on tackling climate change if they win a De...
00:16, 2019-11-15

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

UK 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

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

Labour manifesto in-depth: Jeremy Corbyn's radical pledges on 'sorting Brexit', infrastructure spending and cash for the NHS Jeremy Corbyn has not only admitted his manifesto is radical, he has said it is necessary as a response to the problems he sees in society....
17:08, 2019-11-21

Do Labour's election manifesto claims stand up? We examine statements about the hostile environment, police cuts and carbon emissionsFollow the latest election news - liveFrom Brexit to taxes, crim...
19:20, 2019-11-21

UK election polls: Gap between Tories and Labour shrinks to seven points The gulf between the Tories and Labour has narrowed to just seven points with the general election three weeks away, according to the latest Britain ...
20:40, 2019-11-25

Stormzy backs Labour in election with call to end austerity Top grime MC and other artists write letter encouraging people to register to voteRead the letter in fullAll the day’s election news - liveStormzy ha...
18:32, 2019-11-25

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

UK election: Labour's Corbyn unveils 'radical' manifesto Sweeping nationalization, higher taxes on corporations and pay rises for public workers: Britain’s main opposition Labour has floated a radical pre-e...
14:36, 2019-11-21

Conservative Party manifesto news LIVE: Boris Johnson takes aim at Jeremy Corbyn as he unveils election pledges to cheering crowd Boris Johnson promised to look after Britain's "future" and hit out at rival Jeremy Corbyn as he outlined the policies in the Conservative Party mani...
16:08, 2019-11-24

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'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

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

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

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

UK election poll: Gap between Conservative Party and Labour shrinks to seven points The gulf between the Tories and Labour has narrowed to just seven points with the general election three weeks away, according to the latest polling....
14:48, 2019-11-26

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

What is MRP and can it predict the result of the UK general election? A statistical technique called multi-level regression and post-stratification (MRP) correctly predicted the last UK election when other polls failed....
15:44, 2019-11-27

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Carrie Lam pledges to 'listen humbly' as protesters celebrate Hong Kong election rout Embattled leader Carrie Lam today said she would "listen humbly" as pro-democracy supporters celebrated a landslide victory in Hong Kong's local elec...
16:12, 2019-11-25

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

UK election polls: One per cent chance of Labour majority, poll analysis finds The likelihood of a Labour majority currently stands at just one per cent, according to a break down of recent election polls....
17:44, 2019-11-20

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

Jeremy Corbyn interview: Labour leader on the election, anti-Semitism and Brexit With three weeks to go until the election, the Labour Party is in chaos amid accusations of anti-Semitism, confusion over Brexit and insurrection in ...
13:28, 2019-11-21

UK opinion poll: Conservative Party lead down as Labour creeps up ahead of election The Conservatives' lead has narrowed with Labour inching its way closer to Boris Johnson's party ahead of the general election, a new poll shows....
14:44, 2019-11-29

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Could a 'youthquake' cause Boris Johnson to lose the general election? Getty A surge in young people registering to vote ahead of the UK general election has led to predictions that a "youthquake" of young voters could r...
14:36, 2019-11-27

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

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

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

General election TV debates: Which leaders have taken part in which showdowns Noise around general election TV debates and interviews has made it hard to keep track of which party leaders have taken part in each media event....
19:16, 2019-11-29

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

Nigel Farage: I can't vote Conservative in general election Brexit party leader tweets clarification after saying he would see manifesto before decidingNigel Farage has ruled out personally voting for the Cons...
03:56, 2019-11-14

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

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

UK election polls: No change in Tory lead over Labour as main parties lose support The Tories have maintained a 10-point lead over Labour while the main parties lost support ahead of next week's general election, a new poll has show...
00:00, 2019-12-05

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

UK election polls: Gap between Labour and Tories shrinks again as Lib Dems and Brexit Party lose support The gap between the Tories and Labour has closed further, as the two main parties separate from the rest of the pack....
10:00, 2019-11-30

UK election poll tracker: Gap between Tories and Labour at 12 points after Boris Johnson tipped for majority In PA Media's poll of polls, the Conservatives remain 12 points ahead of Jeremy Corbyn's party, at 43 per cent to 31 per cent respectively....
19:24, 2019-11-28

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

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

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

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

UK election polls: Labour inches up two points but Conservative Party maintains strong lead The Labour Party has crept up by two points but the Tories maintain a strong lead ahead of next month's general election, according to a new poll....
12:56, 2019-11-25

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

General election live: John McDonnell says there will be no windfall tax on oil companies Shadow chancellor speaks about Labour’s economic policy, ahead of Johnson and Corbyn’s first TV debate Sign up for Andrew Sparrow’s daily election br...
15:36, 2019-11-19

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Meet the 2019 rookie class Get to know this year's rookie class, as Dave Richard breaks down his top options for 2019 and beyond....
19:48, 2019-06-13

Labour's Ben Bradshaw says several anti-Kremlin activists and journalists have been targeted by Russian hackers in the middle of the election Getty An "unknown number" of anti-Kremlin journalists, activists and organisations in the UK have reportedly been targeted by the same hackers. The U...
14:40, 2019-12-05

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

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

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

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

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

UK election poll tracker: Gap between Conservative Party and Labour at 12 points after Boris Johnson tipped for majority In PA Media's poll of polls, the Conservatives remain 12 points ahead of Jeremy Corbyn's party, at 43 per cent to 31 per cent respectively....
09:48, 2019-11-29

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

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

Make sure you have your say! Only one day left to register to vote ahead of December 12 general election Senior politicians, church leaders and Britain's elections watchdog united in the appeal ahead of tomorrow's deadline to register to vote on December...
13:12, 2019-11-25

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson, Jeremy Corbyn to square off in 1st U.K. general election debate Britain's stalled departure from the European Union is the overriding issue in the election....
14:28, 2019-11-19

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Why do you vote with a pencil in a general election and why can't you take pictures in a polling station? Millions of people across the UK will be heading to the polls in just under three weeks from today....
11:04, 2019-11-22

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

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

General election LIVE: I pose no threat to any community, Jeremy Corbyn says Jeremy Corbyn has insisted he poses "no threat" to "any community whatsoever", despite a poll suggesting 84 per cent of people believe he is a threat...
11:36, 2019-12-01

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

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

General election campaigning to resume after London Bridge terror attack Labour and the Tories will resume their General Election campaigns in earnest as they seek to move on from the political row over the London Bridge t...
07:28, 2019-12-02

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

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

UK general election campaigning to resume after London Bridge terror attack Labour and the Tories will resume their General Election campaigns in earnest as they seek to move on from the political row over the London Bridge t...
10:48, 2019-12-02

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

UK election polls tracker: Conservative Party maintain steady 10-point lead over Labour in latest polling The Tories are maintaining a steady lead over Labour as the general election approaches, polls show....
15:32, 2019-12-04

UK election polls: Boris Johnson's lead over Jeremy Corbyn narrows as Labour makes gains The Tory lead over Labour has narrowed ahead of the general election on December 12, the latest Survation polls show....
16:48, 2019-11-12

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

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

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

General election: Boris Johnson holds Q&A with factory workers – live news Parties out in force during final stretch ahead of 12 December vote, after two days of Nato dramaJohnson apologises comparing women wearing burqas to...
15:52, 2019-12-05

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

UK factories slash jobs amid 'general election paralysis' – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, including new PMI surveys of the world’s manufacturingLatest: Manufacturers slash staffin...
11:12, 2019-12-02

Boris Johnson refuses to do ITV interview with Julie Etchingham ahead of general election Boris Johnson has refused to do an interview with ITV's Julie Etchingham ahead of the general election, the channel has said....
19:40, 2019-12-05

General election: leaders debate climate emergency on Channel 4 – live news Campaigns shift to climate crisis, though Boris Johnson has been replaced by melting ice sculpture in tonight’s televised debate Sign up for our morn...
20:24, 2019-11-28

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