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UK POLITICS: Theresa May Will Win Election: Tony Blair Predicts

UK POLITICS: Theresa May Will Win Election: Tony Blair Predicts

Former Labour prime minister Tony Blair has told Sky News Theresa May will be Prime Minister on 9 June. He said that Mrs May would win the election.

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UK POLITICS: Britain’s Ability to Wage War Undermined Because Arms, Equipment Are Too Expensive: MPs

UK POLITICS: Britain’s Ability to Wage War Undermined Because Arms, Equipment Are Too Expensive: MPs

The committee also warned that the Ministry of Defence (MoD) was still underestimating the cost of expensive equipment such as F-35 fighter jets, despite claims that previous errors had now been dealt with.

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UK POLITICS: Twitter Bans UK Government, Spy Agency MI5 From Accessing Public Data

UK POLITICS: Twitter Bans UK Government, Spy Agency MI5 From Accessing Public Data

Twitter blocked British government and its spy agency MI5 from accessing data on potential terrorist threats in a bid to tackle its “surveillance” plans, according to the Telegraph.

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UK POLITICS: Prime Minister’s Questions: Theresa May vs Jeremy Corbyn’s Memorable Clashes (Video)

UK POLITICS: Prime Minister’s Questions: Theresa May vs Jeremy Corbyn’s Memorable Clashes (Video)

Theresa May claimed a win for Labour would mean a “chaotic Brexit” but Mr Corbyn said the Tories were “strong against the weak and weak against the strong”.

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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: Fallon’s Preemptive Nuclear Strike Option Risks UK Being ‘Wiped Off the Earth’ With Nuclear Counterstrike: Russian Senator

UK POLITICS: Fallon’s Preemptive Nuclear Strike Option Risks UK Being ‘Wiped Off the Earth’ With Nuclear Counterstrike: Russian Senator

“The statement made by UK’s Defense Minister Michael Fallon calls for a harsh response and I’m not afraid of going too far,” Frants Klintsevich says.

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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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UK POLITICS: “What I’m Advocating’: Tony Blair Political Quote of Day

UK POLITICS: “What I’m Advocating’: Tony Blair Political Quote of Day

Tony Blair political quote of the day: “I look at the political scene at the moment and I almost feel motivated to go right back into it.”

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UK POLITICS: Theresa May Would Launch Preemptive Nuclear Strike: Michael Fallon Claims

UK POLITICS: Theresa May Would Launch Preemptive Nuclear Strike: Michael Fallon Claims

“In most extreme circumstances we have made it very clear you can’t rule out the use of nuclear weapons as a first strike,” Defence Secretary Fallon said.

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UK POLITICS: ‘Almost Motivated’ to Make Political Comeback: Tony Blair

UK POLITICS: ‘Almost Motivated’ to Make Political Comeback: Tony Blair

Tony Blair said, “I just feel we’re allowing ourselves to be hijacked by what is actually quite a small group of people with a very strong ideology.”

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UK POLITICS: Theresa May Refuses to Rule Out Personal Tax Increase After Election

UK POLITICS: Theresa May Refuses to Rule Out Personal Tax Increase After Election

“At this election people are going to have a very clear choice, between a Conservative Party which always has been, is and will continue to be a party that believes in lower taxes,” Theresa May said.

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UK POLITICS: EU to UK: Snap Election Irrelevant to Brexit Negotiations

UK POLITICS: EU to UK: Snap Election Irrelevant to Brexit Negotiations

Guy Verhofstadt slammed what he called “an attempted power grab” motivated by opportunism, saying it will be of very little consequence in Brussels.

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UK POLITICS: Fallon Calls Controversial Missiles Producer MBDA ‘Role Model’

UK POLITICS: Fallon Calls Controversial Missiles Producer MBDA ‘Role Model’

UK Defense Secretary Michael Fallon called MBDA known for controversial arms sales to Saudi Arabia and Libya’s Gaddafi, a “role model” of cooperation.

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UK POLITICS: Candidates in Britain’s Snap Election: Comings And Goings

UK POLITICS: Candidates in Britain’s Snap Election: Comings And Goings

Britain’s election on June 8 will see some prominent lawmakers stand down, while others are hoping to return. Here is a list of some of them.

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UK POLITICS: Corbyn Sets Election Tone, Targeting British Establishment

UK POLITICS: Corbyn Sets Election Tone, Targeting British Establishment

“It is the establishment versus the people and it is our historic duty to make sure that the people prevail,” Corbyn told party supporters in central London.

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UK POLITICS: Britain Will Lose More From Brexit Than EU, Mogherini EU’s Foreign Policy Chief Says

UK POLITICS: Britain Will Lose More From Brexit Than EU, Mogherini EU’s Foreign Policy Chief Says

“The European Union, even after UK will be out, will continue to be the first market in the world, the second largest economy in the world,” Mogherini said.

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UK POLITICS: Theresa May Wins Parliament Endorsement For June 8 Snap Election

UK POLITICS: Theresa May Wins Parliament Endorsement For June 8 Snap Election

“I believe that at this moment of enormous national significance there should be unity here in Westminster, not division,” Theresa May told parliament.

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UK POLITICS: Gina Miller Takes Center Stage in June 8 Snap Election

UK POLITICS: Gina Miller Takes Center Stage in June 8 Snap Election

Gina Miller said her “Best for Britain” campaign would raise money to support election candidates who promised to hold full vote on May’s final Brexit deal.

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UK POLITICS: ‘Very Difficult’ for UK Government to Refuse Military Assistance to US in Syria Invasion

UK POLITICS: ‘Very Difficult’ for UK Government to Refuse Military Assistance to US in Syria Invasion

It will be “very difficult” for the UK government to refuse military assistance to the US in Syria if they expressly ask for it, British FM Boris Johnson has said, responding to an MP’s question on if he intends to heed parliament’s vote against the incursion.

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UK POLITICS: Theresa May Calls General Election 8 June

UK POLITICS: Theresa May Calls General Election 8 June

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has announced plans to call a snap general election on 8 June.

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