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January 20, 2020
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Johnson sees lead over Labour edge up-YouGov poll

LONDON- Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party has increased its lead slightly over the opposition Labour Party to 10 points, a YouGov poll for The Sunday Times showed ahead of Thursday’s national election. Support for the Conservatives stood at 43%, up one point, while Labour was unchanged at 33%, the Sunday Times’s political editor Tim […]
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UK minister says concerned about election interference after leak of documents linked to Russia

LONDON- The leak of classified UK-U.S. trade documents online, tied to a previous Russian disinformation campaign, has all the hallmarks of an attempt to interfere in Britain’s upcoming election, a British minister said on Saturday. The opposition Labour Party says the leaked documents show the ruling Conservatives are plotting to offer the state-run National Health
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Labour accuses BBC of bias in election coverage

LONDON- Britain’s opposition Labour Party wrote to the head of the BBC on Thursday to complain about its coverage of campaigning ahead of next week’s election, accusing the publicly-funded broadcaster of bias. Labour’s co-campaign coordinator Andrew Gwynne said they had recorded numerous examples where his party’s leadership had received “more
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Gove: Stormzy is better at rap than politics

LONDON- British minister Michael Gove dismissed Stormzy’s criticism of Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday, saying the grime star was a far better rapper than he was a political analyst. Stormzy, who sported a Union Jack emblazoned stab-proof vest at Glastonbury in June, has said he backs opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn and has […]