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UK election 2019: As it happened

UK election 2019: As it happened

Europe

Fri, Dec 13 2019

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson wins substantial majority as Labour and the Liberal Democrats suffer...

Hungary lists conditions 'won't sign...

Hungary lists conditions 'won't sign...

Europe

Thu, Dec 12 2019

Budapest can only support the EU climate deal if it ensures that the biggest polluters, countries and...

Britain votes in 'Brexit election'

Britain votes in 'Brexit election'

Europe

Thu, Dec 12 2019

Johnson said Thursday was a chance to end more than three years of political deadlock and...

Infographic: Breakdown of UK...

Infographic: Breakdown of UK...

World

Thu, Dec 12 2019

First results are expected after 23:00GMT, with most declarations due overnight

Johnson heads for Brexit election win...

Johnson heads for Brexit election win...

Europe

Wed, Dec 11 2019

The December 12 election has been described by all parties as Britain's most important in

Final push in Britain's Brexit...

Final push in Britain's Brexit...

Europe

Wed, Dec 11 2019

The new poll forecast that the Conservatives would take 339 seats

Infographic: 6 dead after man opens...

Infographic: 6 dead after man opens...

Europe

Wed, Dec 11 2019

6 people have been killed at a hospital in the eastern Czech city of Ostrava Czech Republic after a gunman...

Gunman kills 6 in Czech hospital before...

Gunman kills 6 in Czech hospital before...

Europe

Tue, Dec 10 2019

The 42-year old man had shot himself in the head before police took action

Genocide of Rohingyas: ICJ hearings...

Genocide of Rohingyas: ICJ hearings...

Europe

Tue, Dec 10 2019

Top UN court urged to order Myanmar to grant international investigators access to Rakhine

Gambia asks UN judges to 'stop genocide'...

Gambia asks UN judges to 'stop genocide'...

Europe

Tue, Dec 10 2019

Outside the court, dozens of Rohingya demonstrated to demand justice for victims, while in Yangon, the...

Meet Finland's Sanna Marin, world's...

Meet Finland's Sanna Marin, world's...

Europe

Mon, Dec 9 2019

The 34-year-old Marin's party is the largest in a five-member governing coalition

UK election campaign enters final rounds...

UK election campaign enters final rounds...

Europe

Mon, Dec 9 2019

Hanging over the election is the issue of Britain's departure from the European Union

NGOs: Fossil fuel groups destroying...

NGOs: Fossil fuel groups destroying...

Europe

Sun, Dec 8 2019

Under the 2015 Paris Agreement, nations agreed to limit global warming to 'well below' 2°C...

Johnson pledges transformative Brexit...

Johnson pledges transformative Brexit...

Europe

Sun, Dec 8 2019

Johnson called the snap election after more than three years of political crisis over the United Kingdom's...

Thousands sleep outdoors globally to...

Thousands sleep outdoors globally to...

Europe

Sun, Dec 8 2019

In London's Trafalgar Square, those camping out faced temperatures of about 10°C and heavy...

UK Labour leader calls Russia leak accusations...

UK Labour leader calls Russia leak accusations...

Europe

Sat, Dec 7 2019

Labour has not said whether it obtained the document from Reddit, which revealed it had banned 61 accounts...

Corbyn: Leaked report exposes Johnson's...

Corbyn: Leaked report exposes Johnson's...

Europe

Sat, Dec 7 2019

Johnson has repeatedly said there would be no customs checks on goods moving between Northern Ireland...

French unions turn the screws on Macron...

French unions turn the screws on Macron...

Europe

Sat, Dec 7 2019

Union leaders said public workers should maintain their industrial action until Tuesday, when they urged...

Merkel visits Auschwitz for first...

Merkel visits Auschwitz for first...

Europe

Sat, Dec 7 2019

Merkel is only the third chancellor ever to visit the Nazi German camp where a million Jews were killed...

The final countdown

The final countdown

Europe

Fri, Dec 6 2019

Support for the Liberal Democrats, meanwhile, has not benefited from the large Remain marches of autumn,...

UK Conservatives plan January Brexit,...

UK Conservatives plan January Brexit,...

Europe

Thu, Dec 5 2019

 The Conservatives lead the opposition Labour Party in opinion polls but it remains unclear whether...