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UK POLITICS: Corbyn Should Be Part of Theresa May’s Brexit Negotiation Team: Guy Verhofstadt

UK POLITICS: Corbyn Should Be Part of Theresa May’s Brexit Negotiation Team: Guy Verhofstadt

Guy Verhofstadt, the European Parliament (EP)’s Brexit coordinator, said losing majority in the June 8 election was a “rejection” of May’s hard Brexit plan and now the opposition should also join the negotiations.

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CANADA POLITICS: Trudeau Brushes Off Criticism to Pay C$10m Compensate to Omar Khadr Ex-Guantanamo Inmate

CANADA POLITICS: Trudeau Brushes Off Criticism to Pay C$10m Compensate to Omar Khadr Ex-Guantanamo Inmate

Trudeau’s Liberal government would pay Omar Khadr around C$10 million ($7.7 million) and offer a formal apology to compensate him for abuses he suffered as an inmate at the U.S. military prison in Cuba.

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UK POLITICS: Revealed! Tory Secret Call Centre ‘May Have Broken Election Law’

UK POLITICS: Revealed! Tory Secret Call Centre ‘May Have Broken Election Law’

Tory admitted it commissioned Blue Telecoms to carry out market research and direct marketing calls during the campaign, and insisted the calls were legal.

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UK POLITICS: Strong and Stable to Weak and Unstable: Theresa May Clinging to Power and Backlash from Conservative MPs

UK POLITICS: Strong and Stable to Weak and Unstable: Theresa May Clinging to Power and Backlash from Conservative MPs

Conservative MP, Heidi Allen, predicted she would be gone in six months. Other Conservative MPs are taking soundings about removing Mrs May in the autumn.

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UK POLITICS: Lyn Brown Replaces Diane Abbott

UK POLITICS: Lyn Brown Replaces Diane Abbott

Shadow home secretary Diane Abbott has been temporarily replaced by Lyn Brown due to ill health, Labour has announced.

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UK POLITICS: ‘I’m Voting Labour’: Stephen Hawking, Physicist

UK POLITICS: ‘I’m Voting Labour’: Stephen Hawking, Physicist

Stephen Hawking: “I’m voting Labour because another five years of Conservative government would be disaster for NHS, the police and other public services.”

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UK POLITICS: Corbyn Calls Theresa May to Resign Over Police Cuts

UK POLITICS: Corbyn Calls Theresa May to Resign Over Police Cuts

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says, “Yes we do have a problem, we should never have cut the police numbers.”

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UK POLITICS: No Income Tax Hike for Higher Earners: Michael Fallon

UK POLITICS: No Income Tax Hike for Higher Earners: Michael Fallon

Fallon: “You’ve seen our record. We’re not in business of punishing people for getting on. On the contrary we want people to keep more of their earnings.”

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UK POLITICS: Corbyn Swings High in Poll

UK POLITICS: Corbyn Swings High in Poll

All recent polls have shown that Labour Party led by Jeremy Corbyn has made significant gains in recent weeks.

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UK POLITICS: 2017 Election: Theresa May Biggest Misstep

UK POLITICS: 2017 Election: Theresa May Biggest Misstep

Theresa May: “We will make sure nobody has to sell their family home to pay for care. We will make sure there’s absolute limit on what people need to pay.”

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UK POLITICS: £350m for NHS After Brexit Pledge is in Conservative Manifesto: Boris Johnson Falsely Claims

UK POLITICS: £350m for NHS After Brexit Pledge is in Conservative Manifesto: Boris Johnson Falsely Claims

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has falsely claimed. “It is actually. It is. Theresa May, she said at the launch of our manifesto.”

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UK POLITICS: Boris Johnson, Liam Fox, Accept Luxury Food Hampers Gifts From Human Rights Abuser Saudi

UK POLITICS: Boris Johnson, Liam Fox, Accept Luxury Food Hampers Gifts From Human Rights Abuser Saudi

The campaigners assert that the irony of food hampers is that they were given at the time when millions starved due to Saudi continuous bombing on Yemen.

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UK POLITICS: Carer Cries On Air Telling Theresa May She Will Be Homeless When Her Mum Dies Under Tories

UK POLITICS: Carer Cries On Air Telling Theresa May She Will Be Homeless When Her Mum Dies Under Tories

Anna slammed the Conservative manifesto in its entirety: ‘They’re trashing the elderly people, especially ones who are sick and frail.’ Watch the Video.

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UK POLITICS: No ‘Mayism’: Theresa May Says, Launches Manifesto

UK POLITICS: No ‘Mayism’: Theresa May Says, Launches Manifesto

Theresa May: “There is good solid Conservatism, which puts the interests of the country and the ordinary working people at the heart of everything we do.”

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UK POLITICS: ‘Destroy Labour, We Are Not Allowed to Crow’: Conservative Lawmaker Says

UK POLITICS: ‘Destroy Labour, We Are Not Allowed to Crow’: Conservative Lawmaker Says

Conservatives say, would hand Theresa May the kind of commanding victory she needs to strengthen her hand in divorce talks with the EU.

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UK POLITICS: June 8 Theresa May Will Win ‘Thatcher Style’ Landslide: Tom Watson Warns

UK POLITICS: June 8 Theresa May Will Win ‘Thatcher Style’ Landslide: Tom Watson Warns

“If we get to June 8 and (Conservative leader Theresa May) still commands the lead in the polls she had at the start of the election, she will command a Margaret Thatcher style majority,” said Watson.

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CANADA POLITICS: Kevin O’Leary Drops Out of Conservative Race, Endorses Maxime Bernier

CANADA POLITICS: Kevin O’Leary Drops Out of Conservative Race, Endorses Maxime Bernier

“The Liberals politically own Quebec. Without growing the Conservative base in Quebec, beating Trudeau in 2019 would be a huge challenge,” O’Leary said at press conference with reporters in Toronto.

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UK POLITICS: Gaffe! Theresa May: ‘We Want to Lead the World in Preventing Tourism’

UK POLITICS: Gaffe! Theresa May: ‘We Want to Lead the World in Preventing Tourism’

Politics student Peter Marshall said on Twitter: “I’m terrified of the rising scourge of tourism tbh, glad Theresa May is taking a strong stance on it.”

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UK POLITICS: June Election Result ‘Not Certain’: Theresa May Says

UK POLITICS: June Election Result ‘Not Certain’: Theresa May Says

Polls give Theresa May’s governing Conservative party a lead of around 20 percentage points, enough to potentially give her a parliamentary majority of more than 100 seats, but May said she was not complacent.

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FRANCE POLITICS: Marine Le Pen Gains Support After Paris Attack: Poll

FRANCE POLITICS: Marine Le Pen Gains Support After Paris Attack: Poll

France Election 2017 Update: French far-right leader Marine Le Pen gained some support in the first opinion poll to be held entirely after the Paris attack.

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