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May 11, 2015 5:10 am gmt |
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David Cameron is due to address Conservative back-benchers for the first time since winning a majority, as he continues to appoint his new cabinet. He retains Iain Duncan Smith as Work and Pensions Secretary, while Baroness Stowell remains leader of the Lords. The PM revealed he has already spoken to...
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May 10, 2015 10:25 am gmt |
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Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has called for new tax and welfare powers to be devolved to Scotland as a “priority”. Ms Sturgeon told the BBC such powers would allow the Scottish government to grow the economy. She added that she had spoken “briefly” to Prime Minister...
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May 10, 2015 7:50 am gmt |
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British voters have elected their first MP of ethnic Chinese origin, after Alan Mak won the seat of Havant in southern England for the Conservatives. He replaces David Willetts as MP for the safe Conservative seat, securing a majority of 13,920 over UKIP. The 31-year-old was born in Britain and grew ...
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May 10, 2015 5:06 am gmt |
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The Queen is to attend a thanksgiving service at Westminster Abbey on the final day of 70th anniversary commemorations of VE Day – the end of World War Two in Europe. The Duke of Edinburgh, the Prince of Wales and Prime Minister David Cameron will also attend, along with about 1,000 veterans an...
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May 9, 2015 10:18 am gmt |
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David Cameron is spending the weekend finalizing his first all-Conservative cabinet after his party won a majority in Thursday’s election. The PM has already reappointed Chancellor George Osborne, who has also been made first secretary of state. Theresa May, Philip Hammond and Michael Fallon re...
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May 9, 2015 9:31 am gmt |
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British Prime Minister David Cameron said he would press ahead with a planned referendum on the country’s membership of the European Union and he promised Scotland the most devolution “anywhere in the world” after his resounding election victory on Friday (May 8). “Yes, we wil...
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May 9, 2015 7:17 am gmt |
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Ranil Jayawardena of Sri Lanka origin romped to victory in North East Hampshire constituency, taking a near-30,000 vote majority over the Liberal Democrats. The ruling Conservative party has won in British parliamentary election with 11,269,356 votes and 328 seats out of 647 seats. Conservative candi...
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May 9, 2015 3:46 am gmt |
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British Prime Minister David Cameron returned triumphantly to 10 Downing Street Friday after a general election win that dumbfounded both political experts and pollsters. He will lead a majority government in the House of Commons after heading a coalition with the Liberal Democrats for five years. Ca...
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May 8, 2015 1:30 pm gmt |
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The leader of the Conservatives, David Cameron, has left Downing Street to visit the Queen. His party has more seats than any other party, so the Queen will ask David Cameron to form a government. At the moment the Conservatives have won 325 seats, so at the moment they do not have more seats than [&...
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May 8, 2015 12:47 pm gmt |
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David Cameron has said he will lead a government for “one nation” and will make “Great Britain greater”. Speaking outside 10 Downing Street after visiting Buckingham Palace, he said he believed the country was “on the brink of something special”. The Conservatives ...
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May 8, 2015 12:30 pm gmt |
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Nigel Farage has quit as leader of Ukip after failing in his attempt to win a seat in the House of Commons. The man who has done far more anyone else to put the anti-EU party on the political map sounded almost relieved as he accepted defeat in South Thanet, which was won by the […]...
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May 8, 2015 11:22 am gmt |
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The ruling conservative party leads in UK Parliamentary general election by 325 seats out of 637 seats. Opposition labor party has won228 seats, Scottish National Party 56 and Liberal Democrat 8. Prime Minister David Cameron and his Conservative Party won a solid victory in the British general electi...
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May 8, 2015 10:06 am gmt |
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Results of 2015 for British parliamentary elections, the results of 638 seats out of 650 seats has been released. Since taught competition going on between the ruling conservative party and Labor party; the conservative party has dominated by leading with 323 seats. The labor party has won 228 seats ...
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May 8, 2015 7:08 am gmt |
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Prime Minister David Cameron’s Conservatives are set to govern Britain for another five years after an unexpectedly strong showing, but may have to grapple with renewed calls for Scottish independence after nationalists surged. Ed Miliband, leader of the main opposition Labour Party, all but co...
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May 8, 2015 6:07 am gmt |
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At the age of just 20, Mhairi Black has become Britain’s youngest member of parliament since 1667 in a victory which symbolizes an expected nationalist landslide in Scotland. Black still has to complete her final exams at Glasgow University but will now be putting her politics degree into pract...