Launching Ukip's General Election campaign this morning, the party's leader Paul Nuttall has confirmed he will stand for election as an MP, adding: "We are not at war with Muslims".
Speaking on the.. City A.M.
Police have arrested a man after a security incident near the British Parliament in London.
The Metropolitan police said there had been no injuries in the incident, but would give no further details... Source: Wochit Headline News -
The Tories repeatedly hammered the campaign theme of ‘strong and stable’ leadership at PMQs on Wednesday. Not only did the prime minister herself say it many times, just about every Conservative.. Source: The Guardian Studio -
Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn exchange blows in the last Prime Minister's Questions before the General Election. The party leaders criticise each other's record on the NHS. Source: PA - Press Association STUDIO -
Scotland’s First Minister and leader of the SNP, Nicola Sturgeon, has said success for her party in the upcoming general election will pave the way for a fresh referendum on Scottish independence... Source: Euronews English -
MPs in the UK have voted overwhelmingly in favour of a general election in five weeks' time. Following the poll in London's House of Commons, elected representatives voted 522 for to 13 against. Saskia.. Source: Rumble -
Negotiations on Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union will be acrimonious – yet should not overlook the need for future cooperation.
By Joergen Oerstroem Moeller*
The European Council.. Eurasia Review
All three Hull Labour seats will be safe from the expected Conservative landslide election win, a leading pollster has predicted.Polling website Electoral Calculus estimates that Theresa May's Tories.. Hull Daily Mail
Helen Jones, CEO of MindOut, met Caroline Dinenage MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Women, Equalities and Early Years at the Department for Education at the House of Commons launch of.. GScene
At least 40 people aged 18-21 are at risk of becoming homeless in Bath.That's according to the Liberal Democrats who have hit out at the Conservatives for stripping housing benefits for unemployed,.. Bath Chronicle
British Prime Minister Theresa May and opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn clashed over Brexit, the economy and security in their final parliamentary exchange before June's general election. In a raucous.. All India Radio
The UK government’s claims of low levels of fraud in Britain’s overseas aid budget do not seem credible given mounting evidence of missing money, the House of Commons financial watchdog has said. EurActiv
The Prime Minister has paid tribute to Sir Alan Haselhurst as he spoke for the last time in the House of Commons.Sir Alan, who announced yesterday (April 25) that he was not seeking re-election, asked.. Brentwood Gazette Also reported by •Essex Chronicle
The MP for Chelmsford has made his final appearance at Prime Minister's Questions ahead of the upcoming General Election.Sir Simon Burns, who has held his seat for 30 years, gave his farewell comments.. Essex Chronicle Also reported by •Brentwood Gazette
Prime Minister Theresa May has called Brentwood and Ongar MP Sir Eric Pickles her "chum" and praised his 25-year service to Parliament.May paid tribute to Sir Eric, who will stand down this year,.. Essex Chronicle Also reported by •Brentwood Gazette
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Given Prime Minister Theresa May's pledges and promises over the past nine months or so in terms of the potential of a snap General Election, there are many who will have been surprised at last week's.. The Sentinel Stoke