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Waugh Zone Special: Queen's Speech 2017

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 22.06.2017 | UK Politics

1. OTHER THERESA “There is no Mayism!” She got that right, alright. The PM’s irritated riposte, at the launch of her ill-fated Tory manifesto ...

Damian Green Admits Tory-DUP Deal May Not Be Possible

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 21.06.2017 | UK Politics

Damian Green has admitted the Conservative Party’s bid to strike an agreement with the DUP may fail, as talks between the two parties appeared to st...

Conservative Party On 'Death Row' Unless It Changes, Warns Tory MP

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 14.06.2017 | UK Politics

The Conservative Party is on “death row” unless is fundamentally changes, including changing its name, a Tory MP sacked by Theresa May in her resh...

DUP-Tory Deal Could Put Northern Ireland Peace Process At Risk, Warns Sir John Major

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 13.06.2017 | UK Politics

Sir John Major has warned Theresa May that the deal she is attempting to strike with the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) in order to stay in Downing S...

Theresa May Hated The ‘Strong And Stable’ Slogan And Now She’s Being Haunted By It

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.06.2017 | UK

Beleaguered Prime Minister Theresa May hated the slogan “strong and stable” and resented having to use it in interviews. The revelation comes as M...

A Deeply Divisive Alliance

Megan A. Armstrong | Posted 12.06.2017 | UK Politics
Megan A. Armstrong

An alliance with the DUP suggests that Mrs. May is more interested in consolidating her power via a small majority in Parliament than she is with the security and stability of the country she is trying to lead.

David Davis Says Conservative Party Will Dump Some Manifesto Commitments

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 12.06.2017 | UK Politics

The Conservative Party will abandon some of its manifesto commitments as a result of its general election disaster, David Davis has said. Theresa May ...

'George Osborne Should Shut Up!' Tory MP Hits Back As The Civil War Rages On

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 11.06.2017 | UK Politics

'I would like to remind a few of my colleagues, if you keep rocking the boat then Corbyn will be in Downing Street' says Tory MP pic.twitter.com/R0GN6...

DUP Confirms 'Confidence And Supply' Agreement, Downing Street Says

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 11.06.2017 | UK

LATEST: Theresa May Mocked Mercilessly For ‘Omnishambles’ After DUP Deal Statement ‘Issued In Error’ Theresa May has struck a confidence and s...

Theresa May 'Alone And Friendless' After Election Defeat, Says Former Aide

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 10.06.2017 | UK Politics

"She's alone, she's friendless": Former media adviser to Theresa May @joeyfjones gives his take on the PM's situation after #GE2017 pic.twitter.com/g5...

Ruth Davidson Says Theresa May Should 'Look Again' At Hard Brexit After Election Defeat

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 10.06.2017 | UK Politics

Ruth Davidson has said Theresa May should “look again” at her plan for Brexit after the Conservative Party lost its majority at the election. The ...

With Pro-Corbyn Chants, Protestors Take Aim At The 'Racist, Sexist, Anti-Gay' DUP

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 11.06.2017 | UK

“Ohhhhh, Jeremy Corbyn,” the crowd chanted to the tune of The White Stripes’ classic Seven Nation Army, “Ohhhh, Jeremy Corbyn.” The song ech...

PM's Advisers Nick Timothy And Fiona Hill Resigns From Downing Street

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 10.06.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May’s two most senior advisers, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, have both resigned from Downing Street in the wake of the prime minister’s fa...

Owen Paterson Urges Tories To Avoid Leadership Contest To Protect Brexit

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 10.06.2017 | UK

A Conservative former cabinet minister has warned his party against the “chaos” of a leadership contest as it could further delay resolving Brexit...

BBC Question Time Audience Member 'Terrified' About Tory-DUP 'Coalition Of Chaos'

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK

A BBC Question Time member has spoken of being “petrified” of the prospect of the Conservative Party forming a “coalition of chaos” with the D...

What's Next For UK Prime Minister Theresa May After Stunning Election Defeat

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK Politics

British Prime Minister Theresa May will attempt to cling to power by persuading one of the UK’s smaller political parties to back her in parliamenta...

George Osborne's 3 Biggest Putdowns Of Theresa May In Brutal Election Night For PM

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK

George Osborne has taken a swing at Theresa May, saying: “The worst thing she’s done in her life is no longer running through a wheat field.” W...

Kay Burley Asks Theresa May The Question Everyone Wants The Answer To

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 08.06.2017 | UK

Theresa May refused to answer questions over whether she would resign after a shock exit poll predicted the Conservative Party would fail to win a maj...

Michael Gove Has Given His Verdict On Theresa May After Shock Exit Poll

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK

Michael Gove has said that Theresa May has an “absolute right” to remain as leader of the Conservative Party after a shock exit poll predicted tha...

What Is A Hung Parliament And What Does It Mean?

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK

Shock exit poll results on Thursday indicate Theresa May will fall short of an overall majority, meaning the UK could be headed for a hung parliament....

George Osborne Says The Election Could Be 'Completely Catastrophic For Theresa May'

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 08.06.2017 | UK

Former Tory chancellor George Osborne has said that the outcome of the election could be “completely catastrophic for the Conservatives and Theresa ...

The 5 Election Candidates Bidding To Become The Next Mhairi Black

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 08.06.2017 | UK Universities & Education

When Mhairi Black was elected as an MP in 2015, she made history. But it was not just because of her shock win over big beast and shadow foreign secr...

Daily Mail 'Shock' As Paper Tells Readers To Vote For Lib Dems And Green Party

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 07.06.2017 | UK

The Daily Mail has baffled the British public by tellings its readers to ditch Tory candidates in tomorrow’s election in favour of supporting Lib De...

Tory Candidates Are Still A Bunch Of Privately Educated White Men, New Analysis Show

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 07.06.2017 | UK Politics

The Tories have been criticised over a lack of diversity among their Parliamentary candidates - as nearly three quarters of them are men. Of those hop...

Nick Clegg Tells Labour MPs To Be 'Brave' And 'Leave Labour Behind' After Election Defeat

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 07.06.2017 | UK Politics

Less than five minutes out of London St Pancras, a tree has fallen on the line and is threatening to delay Nick Clegg’s journey back to Sheffield wh...