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UK POLITICS: UK Government Sees Need for Phased Brexit: Hammond

UK POLITICS: UK Government Sees Need for Phased Brexit: Hammond

Hammond: “I think you’ll find the cabinet rallying around a position that maximises our negotiating leverage and gets the best possible deal for Britain.”

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UK POLITICS: Labour Ready to Negotiate Brexit With EU: Corbyn

UK POLITICS: Labour Ready to Negotiate Brexit With EU: Corbyn

“In contrast to Conservatives’ megaphone diplomacy, we will conduct relations with our European neighbors respectfully in the spirit of friendship,” Corbyn said.

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UK POLITICS: New Poll: Theresa May Now as Unpopular in Germany as Vladimir Putin

UK POLITICS: New Poll: Theresa May Now as Unpopular in Germany as Vladimir Putin

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has a negative approval rating in every country surveyed and is even behind France’s President, Emmanuel Macron, in Britain.

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UK POLITICS: Labour Leads Tory With 8 Point: New Poll

UK POLITICS: Labour Leads Tory With 8 Point: New Poll

It came as one in five Labour MPs appeared on a deselection “hit list” apparently drawn up by left wing supporters of Mr Corbyn.

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UK POLITICS: Theresa May Strikes £1b Deal to Get DUP Support

UK POLITICS: Theresa May Strikes £1b Deal to Get DUP Support

“Today we have reached an agreement with the Conservative Party on support for government in parliament,” DUP leader Arlene Foster said in Downing Street.

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UK POLITICS: DUP to Conservatives: Don’t Take Us for Granted

UK POLITICS: DUP to Conservatives: Don’t Take Us for Granted

DUP source said talks with Ms May’s Conservatives “haven’t proceeded in a way the DUP expected” and cautioned that the party “can’t be taken for granted”.

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UK POLITICS: Downing Street Made Statement on DUP Deal in Error

UK POLITICS: Downing Street Made Statement on DUP Deal in Error

Ruth Davidson is unhappy about a deal with DUP because of it’s opposition to gay marriage and abortion and other policy clashes with Conservatives.

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UK POLITICS: Hung Parliament! Theresa May’s Gamble Spectacularly Backfired

UK POLITICS: Hung Parliament! Theresa May’s Gamble Spectacularly Backfired

“Whatever happens, Theresa May is toast,” said Nigel Farage, former leader of the anti-EU party UKIP.

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UK POLITICS: The Sun Papers to Voters: Ditch Corbyn, Vote for Theresa May

UK POLITICS: The Sun Papers to Voters: Ditch Corbyn, Vote for Theresa May

“The Tories (Conservatives) alone are committed to seeing Brexit through in full,” the Sun wrote in a full-page editorial in its Wednesday edition, adding that UKIP no longer served any purpose.

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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: Women, Middle-Aged Voters Punishing Theresa May: Poll

UK POLITICS: Women, Middle-Aged Voters Punishing Theresa May: Poll

Survey shows Tories suffering from their wobble as Labour narrow gap to just five points, a quarter of lead Theresa May enjoyed before campaigning began.

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UK POLITICS: Jeremy Corbyn Opens 17-Point Lead Over Theresa May in London: Poll

UK POLITICS: Jeremy Corbyn Opens 17-Point Lead Over Theresa May in London: Poll

Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn is now London’s favorite candidate for the British prime minister as his party has opened a 17-point lead over the ruling Conservatives in the capital, according to a newly released poll.

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UK POLITICS: Theresa May Swings Low in Poll

UK POLITICS: Theresa May Swings Low in Poll

Failure to win the June 8 election with a large majority would weaken Theresa May just as formal Brexit talks are due to begin while the loss of her majority in parliament would pitch British politics into turmoil.

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CANADA POLITICS: Andrew Scheer Ready to Challenge Justin Trudeau

CANADA POLITICS: Andrew Scheer Ready to Challenge Justin Trudeau

Andrew Scheer, who like the 45-year-old Justin Trudeau smiles a lot and has a young family, must now prepare for an election in October 2019.

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CANADA POLITICS: Opposition Picks Andrew Scheer Young Social Conservative to take on Trudeau

CANADA POLITICS: Opposition Picks Andrew Scheer Young Social Conservative to take on Trudeau

Andrew Scheer: “Imagine what we will do when we are all working together. We can’t go through another four years of Justin Trudeau.”

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UK POLITICS: Conservatives to Outspend Labour Party in Election Campaigning

UK POLITICS: Conservatives to Outspend Labour Party in Election Campaigning

“We need to make sure Conservatives stay in power,” said Charlie Mullins pro-EU chief executive, Pimlico Plumbers who donated 50,000 pounds to Conservatives under May’s predecessor David Cameron.

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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: ‘I Won’t Quit If I Lose Election’: Corbyn Declares

UK POLITICS: ‘I Won’t Quit If I Lose Election’: Corbyn Declares

“I’m serious about winning the election,” Corbyn told BuzzFeed. “I know what I believe in, I know what I do. I never respond to personal abuse of me, because I’d rather get my policies across. By not responding it forces the other side to engage with the policy debate.”

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UK POLITICS: Local Election: Theresa May Conservatives Make Strong Gains

UK POLITICS: Local Election: Theresa May Conservatives Make Strong Gains

Theresa May made local votes a gauge of her leadership, and her Conservative candidates have campaigned using her campaign mantra of “strong and stable leadership”.

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UK POLITICS: EU Citizens Will Immediately Get Rights If Labour Party Wins Election

UK POLITICS: EU Citizens Will Immediately Get Rights If Labour Party Wins Election

UK ELECTION: Britain’s opposition Labour Party will immediately guarantee the rights of millions of EU citizens living in the UK if it wins a June election.

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