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From TheJournal.ie Final day of campaigning kicks off as threat of hung UK parliament looms Uk Election

Final day of campaigning kicks off as threat of hung UK parliament looms

A YouGov seat-prediction poll indicated the Tories could win a 28-seat majority tomorrow.

From TheJournal.ie BBC and ITV journalists apologise over reports that Tory advisor was punched by Labour activist Didn't Happen

BBC and ITV journalists apologise over reports that Tory advisor was punched by Labour activist

A claim that a Tory advisor was punched turned out not to be the case.

From TheJournal.ie Johnson pledges to bring Brexit deal back to Parliament next month as 'Christmas present' General Election

Johnson pledges to bring Brexit deal back to Parliament next month as 'Christmas present'

The British PM said he wants people “to enjoy their festive-season free from the seemingly unending Brexit box-set drama”.

From TheJournal.ie Another showdown for Johnson in the Commons as Labour plots to hijack PM's plans Crucial Vote

Another showdown for Johnson in the Commons as Labour plots to hijack PM's plans

The prime minister believes he has the numbers to push his withdrawal agreement through parliament.

From TheJournal.ie Parnell and Rees-Mogg: The ‘Uncrowned King of Ireland’ and the unworkable British parliament Opinion

Parnell and Rees-Mogg: The ‘Uncrowned King of Ireland’ and the unworkable British parliament

Historian Donal Fallon writes about Charles Stewart Parnell, and how the Irish Parliamentary Party brought filibustering to Westminster.

From TheJournal.ie Scottish Tory leader expected to step down amid Brexit chaos Brexit

Scottish Tory leader expected to step down amid Brexit chaos

Ruth Davidson has been leader of the Scottish Tories since 2011.

From TheJournal.ie Circle the date ... Here's why 9 September is set to be a red letter Brexit day in Westminster All Kicking Off

Circle the date ... Here's why 9 September is set to be a red letter Brexit day in Westminster

It’s all set to kick off again in the Commons from the start of next month – here are the key dates.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: How likely is an early election in the UK and when is it likely to happen? Now What
From TheJournal.ie Boris Johnson has been elected the new Conservative Party leader Tories

Boris Johnson has been elected the new Conservative Party leader

The Conservative Party’s 1922 committee made the announcement this morning at Westminster’s Queen Elizabeth II conference centre.

From TheJournal.ie When will there be a new British prime minister? Here's what you need to know Boris Or Jeremy

When will there be a new British prime minister? Here's what you need to know

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt are the last two men standing, as a Brexit deadline looms.

From TheJournal.ie As Conservatives get their postal ballots, some members have been getting two Early And Often

As Conservatives get their postal ballots, some members have been getting two

BBC News reported that more than 1,000 people had received multiple voting forms.

From TheJournal.ie Jeremy Hunt to take on Boris Johnson in Tory contest face-off after Michael Gove is eliminated Number 10

Jeremy Hunt to take on Boris Johnson in Tory contest face-off after Michael Gove is eliminated

The vote will now open up to all party members, not just MPs, and the winner of the contest will be announced on the week of 22 July.

From TheJournal.ie And then there were three: Javid eliminated from Tory race as Johnson remains Prime Minister-in-waiting Conservatives

And then there were three: Javid eliminated from Tory race as Johnson remains Prime Minister-in-waiting

Michael Gove and Jeremy Hunt are also still in the running.

From TheJournal.ie Rory Stewart eliminated from Conservative leadership contest as race begins to tighten Number 10

Rory Stewart eliminated from Conservative leadership contest as race begins to tighten

It comes following a third round of voting by conservative MPs today.

From TheJournal.ie Rory Stewart denies social media stunt during TV debate as Tory votes come thick and fast Whittled Down This post contains videos

Rory Stewart denies social media stunt during TV debate as Tory votes come thick and fast

Stewart removed his tie mid-debate but denied it was pre-planned.

From TheJournal.ie Boris Johnson retains firm lead in Conservative leadership race as Dominic Raab eliminated Tories

Boris Johnson retains firm lead in Conservative leadership race as Dominic Raab eliminated

It comes following a second vote from Conservative MPs this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie UK Home Secretary says Britain should pay Ireland half a billion pounds to break deadlock Brexit

UK Home Secretary says Britain should pay Ireland half a billion pounds to break deadlock

Sajid Javid said Britain has a moral duty to pay for a new border arrangement.

From TheJournal.ie Michael Gove enters the race to become Tory party leader Race To The Top

Michael Gove enters the race to become Tory party leader

Gove joins an already crowded race to become Tory leader.

From TheJournal.ie Boris Johnson has a massive lead in the Tory leadership contest, poll finds Cruising

Boris Johnson has a massive lead in the Tory leadership contest, poll finds

Johnson has a 26% lead over his nearest rival.

From TheJournal.ie Brexplainer: How are the British parties shaping up for the controversial EU elections? Ode To Joy

Brexplainer: How are the British parties shaping up for the controversial EU elections?

There’s a small chance they won’t actually take part, but this is getting more and more unlikely.

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach: 'It is not going to be a case of everything being alright. Brexit is bad news' Brexit

Taoiseach: 'It is not going to be a case of everything being alright. Brexit is bad news'

The DUP is set to resume discussions with the British government on Monday ahead of an expected third Westminster vote.

From TheJournal.ie MPs overwhelmingly back delaying Brexit if needed, as Labour says it will support second referendum COME WHAT MAY

MPs overwhelmingly back delaying Brexit if needed, as Labour says it will support second referendum

Unless Article 50 is extended, Theresa May has just one month to get a deal over the line.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: How will today's no confidence motion play out - and what happens next? Theresa May

Explainer: How will today's no confidence motion play out - and what happens next?

The vote on Jeremy Corbyn’s motion is at 7pm tonight. May is expected to survive.

From TheJournal.ie After tonight's shellacking, for how long more can Theresa May survive? Analysis

After tonight's shellacking, for how long more can Theresa May survive?

Her government suffered a monumental defeat.

From TheJournal.ie More than half of Tories would prefer no-deal Brexit over current agreement COME WHAT MAY

More than half of Tories would prefer no-deal Brexit over current agreement

There’s another headache for Theresa May.

From TheJournal.ie 'Kicking the can down the road': Theresa May wins confidence vote from Tory MPs COME WHAT MAY This post contains videos

'Kicking the can down the road': Theresa May wins confidence vote from Tory MPs

The British Prime Minister said today has been “a long and challenging day”.

From TheJournal.ie May takes potshot at rivals as Brexiteer tells her not a 'cat in hell's chance' of getting Brexit deal through Endgame

May takes potshot at rivals as Brexiteer tells her not a 'cat in hell's chance' of getting Brexit deal through

Many Tories are irate at the deal reached between the UK and the EU, and they want to remove May from office because of it.

From TheJournal.ie 'I'm logged in as Boris': Conservative Party conference app glitch revealed MPs' personal details Tory Tech
From TheJournal.ie Boris Johnson sets out his 'Super Canada' Brexit plan Trade Deal

Boris Johnson sets out his 'Super Canada' Brexit plan

The plan will put pressure on Theresa May ahead of the Conservative Party conference.

From TheJournal.ie May asks Johnson to apologise for saying women in burqas look like 'bank robbers' Bojo Strikes Again

May asks Johnson to apologise for saying women in burqas look like 'bank robbers'

The UK’s former foreign secretary also compared the women to letterboxes.

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach wants Brexit put on the agenda of EU leaders meeting in September Showdown

Taoiseach wants Brexit put on the agenda of EU leaders meeting in September

Theresa May has convened her Cabinet today in desperate bid to quell rebellion within her party.

From TheJournal.ie Leaked Boris letter to Downing St: It is wrong to see the task as maintaining 'no border' Hard Border

Leaked Boris letter to Downing St: It is wrong to see the task as maintaining 'no border'

The British Foreign Secretary has written a letter to Theresa May about the border issue.

From TheJournal.ie Theresa May's deputy denies that porn was found on his computer Office Raid

Theresa May's deputy denies that porn was found on his computer

Damian Green says the claim amounts to “unscrupulous character assassination”.

From TheJournal.ie Ghost of Thatcher haunts May as she fights plot to oust her Tory Troubles

Ghost of Thatcher haunts May as she fights plot to oust her

The British Prime Minister might demote Boris Johnson in a cabinet reshuffle.

From TheJournal.ie 'Handshake of shame' - British papers react to £1 billion DUP-Tory deal Paper Talk

'Handshake of shame' - British papers react to £1 billion DUP-Tory deal

Talks on reforming a Northern Executive continue today.

From TheJournal.ie DUP signs £1 billion deal to prop up Theresa May's government United We Stand

DUP signs £1 billion deal to prop up Theresa May's government

Jeremy Corbyn has questioned where the money is coming from.

From TheJournal.ie No mention of the Irish border in DUP's Tory deal Ulster Says Yes

No mention of the Irish border in DUP's Tory deal

It does mention broadband and health spending.

From TheJournal.ie Peace process 'under stress' by a Tory-DUP government - but May isn't worried Major Problem

Peace process 'under stress' by a Tory-DUP government - but May isn't worried

Prime Minister Theresa May’s response: her government still supports the peace process.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Are you worried about how the Tory-DUP deal could affect the peace process? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you worried about how the Tory-DUP deal could affect the peace process?

DUP supporters are reportedly urging the party to ask Theresa May to allow loyalist marches go through Catholic areas.

From TheJournal.ie Two of Theresa May's top advisers resign following disastrous election result Uk General Election

Two of Theresa May's top advisers resign following disastrous election result

Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill announced they were stepping down this afternoon.

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