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Days before UK elections, who's got the greater credibility gap on terror?

Added: 29.05.2017 11:22 | 2 views | 0 comments

In IRA and Hezbollah friendly-Corbyn, the Conservatives should have had an easy target on anti-terror policy. But they have skeletons of their own


[Ticker] Dijsselbloem rules out Dutch government position

Added: 29.05.2017 7:32 | 2 views | 0 comments

Dutch finance minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem said Monday that his Labour Party (PvdA) will not participate in a coalition government following the 15 March elections, which were won by the liberals and conservatives. "It's unthinkable that I'm sitting in a right-wing cabinet," Dijsselbloem, who will lose his position of Eurogroup president when he is no longer a minister, told the Financieele Dagblad daily. He said the PvdA has to rebuild itself.

World Briefs: Conservatives pick new leader in Canada

Added: 28.05.2017 22:00 | 1 views | 0 comments

May 29, 2017 5:00 AM
TORONTO • Canada's Conservative Party has settled on a stay-the-course candidate as its next leader, choosing Mr Andrew Scheer to be Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's chief rival, in a surprise multi-ballot victory.


Trump's $4.1tr budget takes hatchet to safety net

Added: 28.05.2017 17:48 | 2 views | 0 comments

The White House says it is a "taxpayer first" plan, but even hardline conservatives have qualms.


Manchester attack transforms Britain’s election campaign

Added: 28.05.2017 16:40 | 11 views | 0 comments

LONDON (AP) — Until a week ago, two things were widely agreed about Britain's upcoming general election: it was producing the dullest campaign in recent memory and the result was a foregone conclusion. It would be a coronation march for Conservative Prime Minister Theresa May. Then a bomb blast killed 22 people at a concert ...]


German poll: Lead for Merkel’s conservative bloc widens

Added: 28.05.2017 11:08 | 11 views | 0 comments

BERLIN (AP) — A poll of German voters shows Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc's lead widening as the main challenger Social Democrats continue to lose support. The Emnid Sunday poll for Bild newspaper showed support for Merkel's bloc unchanged at 38 percent, while the SPD support dropped 1 percentage point to 25 percent. The SPD ...]


UK General Election polls: Conservative Party lead continues to shrink in boost for Jeremy Corbyn's Labour

Added: 28.05.2017 9:18 | 17 views | 0 comments

The latest General Election polls have shown the Conservative lead over Labour shrinking, with one poll putting Theresa May just six points clear.


Nervous Conservatives claim a Jeremy Corbyn win would increase terror risk as poll gap narrows

Added: 28.05.2017 7:57 | 17 views | 0 comments

Nervous Conservatives have claimed a Jeremy Corbyn election win would increase the risk of terror attacks, as polls suggest Labour is eating deep into Theresa May's lead.


Election blues in UK seaside hotbed of euroscepticism

Added: 28.05.2017 6:28 | 17 views | 0 comments

May 28, 2017 1:28 PM
CLACTON-ON-SEA, UNITED KINGDOM (AFP) - Having voted for Labour, the Conservatives and then the eurosceptic UK Independence Party (Ukip), voters in a faded seaside town are running out of places to turn in Britain's upcoming general election.


Conservative host: Hannity ‘aided and abetted’ his own demise

Added: 27.05.2017 23:01 | 20 views | 0 comments

Conservative talk-radio host Steve Deace said Saturday that figures like Sean Hannity have "aided and abetted their own demise" citing their actions.


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