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Scottish National Party leader Nicola Sturgeon speaks at a counting centre for Britain’s general election in Glasgow, Britain, December 13, 2019. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne LONDON (Reuters) – Scotland’s nationalist leader Nicola Sturgeon said on Friday it was now time for the country to decide its future and that her administration would make the case next week
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain was speeding towards Brexit on Friday after Prime Minister Boris Johnson won a crushing election victory, ending three years of uncertainty since the country decided to leave the bloc. Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson leaves Downing Street for Buckingham Palace after the Conservative Party was returned to power in the general
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LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party secured a majority in a landslide election victory, results showed on Friday. Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks during a Conservative Party event following the results of the general election in London, Britain, December 13, 2019. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez Following is reaction from leaders around the
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European Council President Charles Michel talks to the media as he arrives for the second day of the European Union leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium December 13, 2019. REUTERS/Yves Herman BRUSSELS (Reuters) – EU leaders welcomed Boris Johnson’s election triumph and called for a quick Brexit vote in the British parliament, but the Czech prime
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservatives have made a net gain of 16 seats so far. Staff members count votes at a counting centre during Britain’s general election, Bath, Britain December 13, 2019. REUTERS/Ian Walton Most results are expected between 0200 and 0500. Here is a list of the Conservative party’s gains and
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservatives have made a net gain of 16 seats so far. Staff members count votes at a counting centre during Britain’s general election, Bath, Britain December 13, 2019. REUTERS/Ian Walton Most results are expected between 0200 and 0500. Here is a list of the Conservative party’s gains and
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LONDON (Reuters) – Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn faced calls to quit on Friday, after equivocation over Brexit and his limited personal appeal contributed to a collapse in traditional strongholds and what looks like his party’s worst election defeat in 84 years. Britain’s opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn and wife Laura Alvarez walk to a
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FILE PHOTO: Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage leaves after a general election campaign event in Seaton Carew, Britain December 11, 2019. REUTERS/Scott Heppell LONDON (Reuters) – Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage said Britain would leave the European Union if Boris Johnson’s Conservatives win the majority forecast in the exit poll, but it may not be
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LONDON (Reuters) – Sterling surged on Thursday and hit its strongest against the euro since shortly after the 2016 Brexit referendum after an exit poll indicated Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party was on course for a big parliamentary majority. FILE PHOTO: Wads of British Pound Sterling banknotes are stacked in piles at the Money
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BBC Television Centre is illuminated with the results forecast for Britain’s general election in London, Britain, December 12, 2019. REUTERS/Tom Nicholson LONDON (Reuters) – It is too early to call the result of Thursday’s election, a spokesperson for Britain’s opposition Labour Party said, after an exit poll forecast Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservatives would win
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Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson leaves a polling station, at the Methodist Central Hall, after voting in the general election in London, Britain, December 12, 2019. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told party members to “enjoy a celebration” after an exit poll forecast he was on course to win a
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FILE PHOTO: Wads of British Pound Sterling banknotes are stacked in piles at the Money Service Austria company’s headquarters in Vienna, Austria, November 16, 2017. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger LONDON (Reuters) – Sterling surged more than 2% to a 2019 high against the dollar on Thursday after an exit poll indicated Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party
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FILE PHOTO: Models present creations from the Alexander McQueen catwalk show at the “London Collections: Men” Autumn/Winter 16 in London, Britain January 10, 2016. REUTERS/Neil Hall/File Photo (Reuters) – Italy’s Fashion Chamber (CNMI) announced on Thursday a collaboration with the British Fashion Council which will bring part of London’s Fashion week to Milan’s men’s fall-winter
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s election campaign has delivered funny, strange and surreal moments, from Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Brexit-branded boxing to a stranded train full of journalists on their way to a speech about rail investment. Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson poses for a photo wearing boxing gloves during a stop in his General Election
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