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2019 European election results

Added: 26.05.2019 19:36 | 3 views | 0 comments

With 427 million possible voters, across 28 EU countries, electing 751 MEPs, it's the second-biggest democratic vote in the world. The results will come thick and fast - follow them here, via the European Parliament's official results site.

[Ticker] UK forecast puts Brexit Party on top, with 24 seats

Added: 26.05.2019 19:29 | 6 views | 0 comments

A forecast by has put the Brexit Party of Nigel Farage in first place in the UK European elections, with 24 seats. The forecast sees the Liberal Democrats gaining 14 seats, to a total of 15, with Labour losing six, to have 14 MEPs, and the Conservatives losing nine, leaving them with 10 MEPs. The Greens would pick up one seat, to have four MEPs.

Mary Honeyball quits Labour party in protest over Europe and anti-Semitism

Added: 24.05.2019 9:01 | 12 views | 0 comments

Jeremy Corbyn suffered a new blow today as one of London's longest serving MEPs quit the Labour Party in protest at the party's shift to the left under his leadership.

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[Ticker] Ireland votes for EU election and divorce referendum

Added: 24.05.2019 7:58 | 4 views | 0 comments

Irish polling stations opened at 7AM on Friday for local and European elections plus a referendum to change the constitution on divorce. Ireland elects 13 MEPs, two of them to take their seats only after Brexit. Results will be announced when polls close elsewhere in Europe on Sunday. The turnout in Irish EU elections five years ago was 52.4 percent, well above the EU average of 42.6 percent.

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EU PANIC: Surge in populist MEPs could 'HELP Brussels reform from within'

Added: 23.05.2019 15:48 | 21 views | 0 comments

FORMER Commissioner Mario Monti suggested a surge in populist membership of the European Parliament could make Brussels "aware" rules need to change and the bloc should be "more open".


Get a refurbished Apple HomePod for $194

Added: 23.05.2019 14:51 | 10 views | 0 comments

That's the lowest price to date on a refurbished Apple smart speaker.

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Polling booths open in UK's limbo EU election

Added: 23.05.2019 8:27 | 8 views | 0 comments

Polling booths have opened in the UK for EU elections, with voters not knowing if Brexit will happen, if they have a prime minister, or caring that much who their MEPs will be.

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EU FARCE: Mollycoddled MEPs handed LIFE ADVICE and golden handshake goodbyes from Brussels

Added: 22.05.2019 14:01 | 27 views | 0 comments

MOLLYCODDLED MEPs are being offered life advice ahead of the European election in case they lose their seat, can reveal.


[Ticker] Poll: Denmark set to double number of liberal MEPs

Added: 22.05.2019 8:29 | 9 views | 0 comments

Danish voters are posed to send six MEPs into the liberal Alde group in the European parliament following elections on Sunday, (26 May), according to a from Epinion. Currently, there are three Danish members in the group from two pro-EU parties. The Danish People's Party, set to join Matteo Salvini's group, will lose one seat, while the Social Democrats will get four MEPs. Denmark elects 13 MEPs.

MEPs' #MeToo pledge - only 12 EPP sign up

Added: 21.05.2019 11:08 | 10 views | 0 comments

Leading centre-right figures like Manfred Weber and Antonio Tajani are among the very few conservative candidates to have signed the pledge, set up by female staff at the European Parliament.

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