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Boris Johnson or Jeremy Corbyn? What the latest polls and bookies say about the UK elections

December 12, 2019 2:52 pm

A day ahead of elections in the UK, here's what opinion polls and bookies are saying about who is likely to win.

Explained: Boris Johnson — the man and his policy positions

July 24, 2019 11:38 am

In the run-up to the leadership election of the Conservative Party, he repeatedly promised that he would ensure that the UK leaves the European Union by the October 31 deadline, with no further delays.

Explained: 1.6 lakh Conservative Party members vote to decide next British PM

July 08, 2019 6:25 pm

1.6 lakh Conservative Party members would choose their new leader: a first of its kind moment in British history where the PM would be decided by such a small fraction of the country’s population.

Explained: How will Britain's Conservative Party choose PM May's successor?

May 30, 2019 2:53 pm

The party has around 160,000 members. It said hustings would take place during this final stage and non-members would also be given the chance to meet and question candidates.

Out of my mind: The meltdown in Britain

March 17, 2019 12:54 am

History has crippled politics. But don’t worry. The UK remains the fifth largest economy in the world.

UK Prime Minister Theresa May avoids London wipeout in local elections

May 04, 2018 2:29 pm

May will remain under pressure from rival Conservative factions: those who want to keep close ties with the EU by staying in the customs union, and others who say anything short of a clean break is a betrayal of the Brexit referendum result.

Tories Unshackled

May 15, 2015 12:54 am

It will be a Conservative government doing conservative things in the UK.

Mixed reactions from British expats to Cameron’s victory

May 09, 2015 4:06 am

They were hooked to TV and Internet for updates

Rise of the far-right

October 22, 2013 2:41 am

The Eurozone crisis and resulting austerity has triggered a rise in nationalist parties across Europe. On October 10,French President Francois Hollande warned that Europe risks “regression and paralysis if Eurosceptics and nationalists gain the upper hand”

British deputy speaker re-arrested over sex claims

September 11, 2013 2:22 am

Nigel Evans,55,was previously arrested in May on suspicion of rape and sexual assault.