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Britain’s opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn leaves his house to head to a polling station to vote in the general election in London, Britain, December 12, 2019. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel voiced worry about Britain’s election on Thursday, describing the possible rise of the Labour Party under Jeremy Corbyn as a threat
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LONDON (Reuters) – Voters went to the polls on Thursday in an election that will pave the way for Brexit under Prime Minister Boris Johnson or propel Britain towards another referendum that could ultimately reverse the decision to leave the European Union. Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson arrives with his dog Dilyn at a polling
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Britain’s opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn campaigns in Middlesbrough, Britain, December 11, 2019. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s governing Conservatives have seen their lead over the opposition Labour Party cut to five percentage points, according to a Savanta ComRes poll for The Telegraph newspaper published on the eve of an election. Prime Minister
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s election on Thursday is widely referred to as the most important in a generation given the impact it will have on the country leaving the European Union and choosing between starkly opposed economic paths. A bank employee counts pound notes at Kasikornbank in Bangkok, Thailand October 12, 2010. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang/File Photo
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FILE PHOTO: Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte arrives for the NATO summit in Watford, Britain, December 4, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls/File Photo ROME (Reuters) – Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on Wednesday he hoped that Britain’s general election will lead to it making an orderly exit from the European Union next month. Britain goes to
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Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks at a general election campaign event at the Globus Group warehouse in Manchester, Britain, December 10, 2019. REUTERS/Toby Melville LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson is on course to win a majority of 28 in parliament at Thursday’s election, according to a closely watched model from pollsters YouGov,
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(Reuters) – Thousands of UK political ads went missing from Facebook’s (FB.O) searchable advertising database on Tuesday, hampering researchers’ ability to track political ads two days before Britain’s general election. FILE PHOTO: Silhouettes of laptop users are seen next to a screen projection of Facebook logo in this picture illustration taken March 28, 2018. REUTERS/Dado
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BELFAST (Reuters) – In a part of Belfast where huge “peace walls” still keep some Catholic Irish nationalists and Protestant unionists apart, Thursday’s UK general election could have far-reaching consequences in the decades-long battle for a united Ireland. Sinn Fein candidate in North Belfast John Finucane canvasses with party leader Mary Lou McDonald in Belfast,
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FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Justice Secretary Robert Buckland is seen outside Downing Street in London, Britain November 5, 2019. REUTERS/Yara Nardi LONDON (Reuters) – Britain is looking at whether or not to decriminalise the penalty for non-payment of the 154.50-pound annual BBC “licence fee” tax on all television-watching households, Justice Secretary Robert Buckland said on Tuesday.
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson will bolster his argument on Tuesday for leaving the European Union early next year, urging voters to return him to power so Britain can “rip up the EU rule book and write a new one for ourselves”. Britain’s Prime Minister and Conservative leader Boris Johnson talks with journalists
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A pedestrian walks past a BBC logo at Broadcasting House in central London October 22, 2012. REUTERS/Olivia Harris LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday questioned why the BBC should continue to be supported by an annual fee paid by all viewing households, one of the biggest hints to date that the
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Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson poses for a photograph with a supporter at the Conservative Campaign Headquarters Call Centre in central London, Britain, December 8, 2019. Ben Stansall/Pool via REUTERS LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party’s lead over Labour has widened to nine points from six a week ago, according to a
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