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www.independent.co.uk
8 hours ago
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Electoral extinction': Fresh weekend polling blow to Sunak as Labour races ahead

Labour is leading significantly in the latest weekend polls, putting them on course for a large majority in the upcoming UK general election. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 day ago
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Sunak confident Tories will not come third at election after latest damaging poll

Rishi Sunak rejects predictions of Conservative defeat by Reform UK at the general election despite a demoralizing poll. He emphasizes the importance of voters' choice between the Tories and Labour. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
5 days ago
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Sunak doubles down on misleading' Labour 2,000 tax rise claim

Rishi Sunak stands by disputed claim that Labour Party will increase taxes, citing clear choice in election. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 week ago
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PM apologises for leaving D-Day commemorations early

Rishi Sunak apologizes for leaving D-Day commemorations early. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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Nation divided over Sunak's 2,000 tax rise under Labour' election claim

Voters split on Rishi Sunak's claim that Labour would raise taxes by 2,000 per person. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 week ago
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Starmer accuses Sunak of lying about Labour tax plans

Sir Keir Starmer accused Rishi Sunak of deliberate lying about Labour's tax plans during ITV debate. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
8 hours ago
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Electoral extinction': Fresh weekend polling blow to Sunak as Labour races ahead

Labour is leading significantly in the latest weekend polls, putting them on course for a large majority in the upcoming UK general election. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 day ago
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Sunak confident Tories will not come third at election after latest damaging poll

Rishi Sunak rejects predictions of Conservative defeat by Reform UK at the general election despite a demoralizing poll. He emphasizes the importance of voters' choice between the Tories and Labour. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
5 days ago
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Sunak doubles down on misleading' Labour 2,000 tax rise claim

Rishi Sunak stands by disputed claim that Labour Party will increase taxes, citing clear choice in election. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 week ago
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PM apologises for leaving D-Day commemorations early

Rishi Sunak apologizes for leaving D-Day commemorations early. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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Nation divided over Sunak's 2,000 tax rise under Labour' election claim

Voters split on Rishi Sunak's claim that Labour would raise taxes by 2,000 per person. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 week ago
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Starmer accuses Sunak of lying about Labour tax plans

Sir Keir Starmer accused Rishi Sunak of deliberate lying about Labour's tax plans during ITV debate. [ more ]
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www.independent.co.uk
12 hours ago
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Voters' trust in Tories on tax plummets as Rishi Sunak's final election gambit fails

Trust in the Tories on tax has drastically decreased in a recent poll, with Sir Keir Starmer holding double the trust rating of Rishi Sunak. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 days ago
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Watch live: Keir Starmer launches Labour Party's general election manifesto

Labour Party to focus on wealth creation in general election manifesto launch. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
12 hours ago
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Voters' trust in Tories on tax plummets as Rishi Sunak's final election gambit fails

Trust in the Tories on tax has drastically decreased in a recent poll, with Sir Keir Starmer holding double the trust rating of Rishi Sunak. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 days ago
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Watch live: Keir Starmer launches Labour Party's general election manifesto

Labour Party to focus on wealth creation in general election manifesto launch. [ more ]
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1 day ago
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Stand With Crypto Publishes Manifesto to Make UK a Leader in Digital Assets Regulation Bitcoin News

Stand With Crypto UK published a manifesto to position the UK as a global leader in fintech, digital assets, and tokenization.
www.independent.co.uk
1 day ago
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Sunak tries to calm panicked Tories as Farage demands place on BBC leaders' debate

Rishi Sunak calms Tory nerves amidst Reform UK poll upset [ more ]
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Irish Independent
2 days ago
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Independents in firing line of big parties as the newly elected to be scrutinised on policies

Independent candidates gained significant support in recent elections, leading established parties to closely scrutinize their policies. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
3 days ago
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Scottish party leaders clash on cost-of-living and NHS

Leaders of Scotland's major political parties debated on cost-of-living crisis and NHS waiting times, highlighting issues such as spending cuts and party promises. [ more ]
www.hamhigh.co.uk
6 days ago
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Who can I vote for on July 4? General election candidates revealed

The final list of candidates for six parliamentary constituencies were revealed ahead of the general election on July 4. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 week ago
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Full line-up confirmed for BBC election debate

Key politicians from major UK political parties will participate in BBC election debates, allowing public engagement and insight into their views. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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Sunak and Starmer to go head-to-head in election debate on BBC

The BBC will host the final head-to-head general election debate between Prime Minister Rishi Sunak and Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer on 26 June. [ more ]
Irish Independent
2 days ago
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Independents in firing line of big parties as the newly elected to be scrutinised on policies

Independent candidates gained significant support in recent elections, leading established parties to closely scrutinize their policies. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
3 days ago
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Scottish party leaders clash on cost-of-living and NHS

Leaders of Scotland's major political parties debated on cost-of-living crisis and NHS waiting times, highlighting issues such as spending cuts and party promises. [ more ]
www.hamhigh.co.uk
6 days ago
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Who can I vote for on July 4? General election candidates revealed

The final list of candidates for six parliamentary constituencies were revealed ahead of the general election on July 4. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 week ago
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Full line-up confirmed for BBC election debate

Key politicians from major UK political parties will participate in BBC election debates, allowing public engagement and insight into their views. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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Sunak and Starmer to go head-to-head in election debate on BBC

The BBC will host the final head-to-head general election debate between Prime Minister Rishi Sunak and Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer on 26 June. [ more ]
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www.bbc.com
1 day ago
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Bot or not: Are fake accounts swaying voters towards Reform UK?

Fake accounts supporting a political party exist on various social media platforms, generating suspicion and accusations of distorting online conversations. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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Nigel Farage appears to ditch key Reform UK immigration policy during live interview

Nigel Farage backtracked on Reform UK's policy to process asylum seekers in British Overseas Territories, deeming it impractical. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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Tories vow annual cap on visas in general election pledge to cut immigration

Conservative Party plans to cut immigration by implementing a new annual cap on visas amid competition from Reform UK. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 day ago
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Bot or not: Are fake accounts swaying voters towards Reform UK?

Fake accounts supporting a political party exist on various social media platforms, generating suspicion and accusations of distorting online conversations. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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Nigel Farage appears to ditch key Reform UK immigration policy during live interview

Nigel Farage backtracked on Reform UK's policy to process asylum seekers in British Overseas Territories, deeming it impractical. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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Tories vow annual cap on visas in general election pledge to cut immigration

Conservative Party plans to cut immigration by implementing a new annual cap on visas amid competition from Reform UK. [ more ]
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www.independent.co.uk
1 day ago
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Syrian refugee detained for 25 days for Rwanda flights speaks after being released

Syrian refugee in the UK faced nightmares and anxiety during detention. [ more ]
Independent
3 days ago
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Bogus firms remain on companies register three years after being exposed

Dozens of bogus companies identified in previous investigation remain active, raising concerns about illicit activities. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 days ago
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Starmer taunts Tories as he pitches Labour as the party of wealth creation'

Labour rebrands as party of wealth creation, distancing from tax and spend reputation. [ more ]
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www.bbc.com
2 days ago
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More funding and fairness for Wales, says Plaid

Plaid Cymru calls for economic fairness for Wales, more funding from Westminster, and control over natural resources and public transport. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
3 days ago
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Plaid urge Welsh voters to stop a 'huge Labour majority'

Sir Keir Starmer predicted to become the next UK Prime Minister by Plaid Cymru leader, urging voters to support Plaid Cymru to prevent Labour's significant majority. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
2 days ago
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More funding and fairness for Wales, says Plaid

Plaid Cymru calls for economic fairness for Wales, more funding from Westminster, and control over natural resources and public transport. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
3 days ago
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Plaid urge Welsh voters to stop a 'huge Labour majority'

Sir Keir Starmer predicted to become the next UK Prime Minister by Plaid Cymru leader, urging voters to support Plaid Cymru to prevent Labour's significant majority. [ more ]
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www.bbc.com
2 days ago
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Corbyn accuses Starmer of rewriting history

Jeremy Corbyn accuses Keir Starmer of 'rewriting history' in claiming to have known Labour would lose the 2019 general election. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 days ago
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Number of women parliamentary candidates sinks to 30 per cent

Female parliamentary candidates dropped to 30%, showing inadequate representation in politics. [ more ]
www.islingtongazette.co.uk
3 days ago
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Who can I vote for on July 4? General election candidates revealed

Jeremy Corbyn is running as an independent candidate in Islington North after being suspended and later readmitted to Labour.
Labour's Emily Thornberry seeks re-election in Islington South and Finsbury, facing various candidates from different parties. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 days ago
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Economist claims wet weather is reason UK GDP flatlined in April

UK economy stagnant in April after wet weather hampers consumer spending. [ more ]
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www.bbc.com
4 days ago
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I'm voting in the general election after 40 years abroad'

Around two million British expats living abroad over 15 years can now vote in UK general elections. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 week ago
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Stats watchdog criticises PM's 2,000 tax claim

The UK's statistics watchdog criticizes PM over misleading tax burden claims during the general election. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
4 days ago
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I'm voting in the general election after 40 years abroad'

Around two million British expats living abroad over 15 years can now vote in UK general elections. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 week ago
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Stats watchdog criticises PM's 2,000 tax claim

The UK's statistics watchdog criticizes PM over misleading tax burden claims during the general election. [ more ]
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www.bbc.com
3 days ago
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Fifty Labour members quit over 'unfair' deselection

Labour members resigned in protest of the treatment of a deselected candidate, supporting her independent candidacy. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
3 days ago
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UK should follow Scotland on higher tax - Swinney

The SNP leader John Swinney advocates for higher taxes to avoid spending cuts and austerity, referencing Scotland's tax rates as a model. [ more ]
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Independent
5 days ago
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Philip Ryan: What does 'Independent' mean and do we need to rethink this?

Independent candidates gaining noticeable traction in local elections. [ more ]
Irish Independent
5 days ago
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Elections 2024: Luke 'Ming' Flanagan tops poll in Midlands North-West; just 20 votes separate Cowen and Carberry, who outpolls Maria Walsh

Independent Ireland secures 21 local council seats despite only being established for eight months. [ more ]
Independent
5 days ago
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Philip Ryan: What does 'Independent' mean and do we need to rethink this?

Independent candidates gaining noticeable traction in local elections. [ more ]
Irish Independent
5 days ago
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Elections 2024: Luke 'Ming' Flanagan tops poll in Midlands North-West; just 20 votes separate Cowen and Carberry, who outpolls Maria Walsh

Independent Ireland secures 21 local council seats despite only being established for eight months. [ more ]
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New York Post
4 days ago
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Prince Harry searching for a UK home as his friends are not visiting over 'rifts' with Meghan Markle: report

Prince Harry seeks UK property due to rifts with Meghan causing friends to avoid US visits. [ more ]
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5 days ago
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Majority of Americans approve of trans and non-binary people living as they wish

Growing support for LGBTQ+ rights in America. [ more ]
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Irish Independent
5 days ago
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Local, European and Limerick Mayoral Elections 2024: Tensions rise over spoiled ballots in Limerick; National Party win seat in Fingal

Independent Ireland secured 21 local council seats in just eight months. [ more ]
Irish Independent
5 days ago
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Elections 2024: Fine Gael's Sean Kelly becomes first MEP elected in Ireland South's first count, as Fianna Fail edges ahead of FG in local race

Independent Ireland secured 21 local council seats in just eight months, with potential for more seats and growth in the upcoming general election. [ more ]
Irish Independent
5 days ago
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Elections 2024: John Moran ahead by margin in historic Limerick mayoral race as first counts to come in two European constituencies

Independent Ireland secured 21 local council seats in 8 months, solely relying on volunteers and gaining traction for the general election. [ more ]
Irish Independent
5 days ago
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Local, European and Limerick Mayoral Elections 2024: Tensions rise over spoiled ballots in Limerick; first National Party candidate wins council seat in Fingal

Independent Ireland secured 21 local council seats in just eight months. [ more ]
Irish Independent
5 days ago
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Local, European and Limerick Mayoral Elections 2024: Tensions rise over spoiled ballots in Limerick; National Party win seat in Fingal

Independent Ireland secured 21 local council seats in just eight months. [ more ]
Irish Independent
5 days ago
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Elections 2024: Fine Gael's Sean Kelly becomes first MEP elected in Ireland South's first count, as Fianna Fail edges ahead of FG in local race

Independent Ireland secured 21 local council seats in just eight months, with potential for more seats and growth in the upcoming general election. [ more ]
Irish Independent
5 days ago
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Elections 2024: John Moran ahead by margin in historic Limerick mayoral race as first counts to come in two European constituencies

Independent Ireland secured 21 local council seats in 8 months, solely relying on volunteers and gaining traction for the general election. [ more ]
Irish Independent
5 days ago
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Local, European and Limerick Mayoral Elections 2024: Tensions rise over spoiled ballots in Limerick; first National Party candidate wins council seat in Fingal

Independent Ireland secured 21 local council seats in just eight months. [ more ]
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5 days ago
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Half of Brits support re-writing Equality Act's definition of sex

Poll shows 50% of Britons support redefining sex in Equality Act to 'biological sex' [ more ]
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1 week ago
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UK record's its warmest May - London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com

May 2024 was the warmest on record in the UK, with above-average temperatures in the northern half of the country. [ more ]
Independent
2 weeks ago
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Your financial questions answered: 'Will I pay UK and Irish taxes if I inherit mum's 950,000 UK home?'

Inheriting property across borders can have tax implications, consider seeking professional advice. [ more ]
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5 days ago
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Half of Brits support re-writing Equality Act's definition of sex

Poll shows 50% of Britons support redefining sex in Equality Act to 'biological sex' [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
1 week ago
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UK record's its warmest May - London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com

May 2024 was the warmest on record in the UK, with above-average temperatures in the northern half of the country. [ more ]
Independent
2 weeks ago
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Your financial questions answered: 'Will I pay UK and Irish taxes if I inherit mum's 950,000 UK home?'

Inheriting property across borders can have tax implications, consider seeking professional advice. [ more ]
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www.bbc.com
5 days ago
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Tories will keep cutting taxes, Sunak promises

The Conservative manifesto will include tax cuts in a continuation of their tax reduction policies. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
5 days ago
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New poll shows half of voters unsure of Labour's plans on climate

Keir Starmer urged to clarify Labour's climate change plans. [ more ]
#uk-politics
www.independent.co.uk
5 days ago
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Brits blame Brexit more than Covid for public services decline, study reveals

Brexit is a major reason for declining public services in the UK, with a significant proportion of the population believing services have worsened due to government policies, costs, and poor management. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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Rishi Sunak's 2,000 Labour tax hike claim investigated by UK statistics regulator

The UK's official statistics regulator is investigating the claim that Labour plans to hike household taxes by 2,000 if they win the election, which has sparked a heated political debate. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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The seven times Farage tried and failed to become an MP

Nigel Farage, Leader of the Reform Party, faces challenges and support on campaign trail. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 week ago
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Starmer says he is prepared to use nuclear weapons

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer is willing to use nuclear weapons for UK defense, distancing from Jeremy Corbyn's opposition to Trident. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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YouGov: Labour projected for historic win as Tories set to lose key seats

Labour projected to win 422 seats in a historic victory, with a 194-seat majority larger than Tony Blair's in 1997. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
5 days ago
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Brits blame Brexit more than Covid for public services decline, study reveals

Brexit is a major reason for declining public services in the UK, with a significant proportion of the population believing services have worsened due to government policies, costs, and poor management. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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Rishi Sunak's 2,000 Labour tax hike claim investigated by UK statistics regulator

The UK's official statistics regulator is investigating the claim that Labour plans to hike household taxes by 2,000 if they win the election, which has sparked a heated political debate. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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The seven times Farage tried and failed to become an MP

Nigel Farage, Leader of the Reform Party, faces challenges and support on campaign trail. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 week ago
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Starmer says he is prepared to use nuclear weapons

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer is willing to use nuclear weapons for UK defense, distancing from Jeremy Corbyn's opposition to Trident. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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YouGov: Labour projected for historic win as Tories set to lose key seats

Labour projected to win 422 seats in a historic victory, with a 194-seat majority larger than Tony Blair's in 1997. [ more ]
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www.bbc.com
6 days ago
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Conservatives pledge to recruit 8,000 new police officers

The Conservative Party plans to recruit 8,000 additional police officers over three years, improve police powers, and partially fund it through visa fees. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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Keir Starmer heading for ten years in power, new poll says

Keir Starmer predicted to be Prime Minister for a decade, Tory supporters lean towards Nigel Farage as a potential leader, and concerns about party extinction surface. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
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Labour races to biggest lead over the Tories in the polls since Liz Truss downfall

Labour's lead in the polls is the highest since Liz Truss's premiership, indicating a potential landslide victory and a lack of voter engagement with the Tory campaign. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
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Blow for Rishi Sunak as IFS says Tories oversaw worst income growth for generations'

Income growth under the Conservatives has been the worst in generations, according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) report. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
6 days ago
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Conservatives pledge to recruit 8,000 new police officers

The Conservative Party plans to recruit 8,000 additional police officers over three years, improve police powers, and partially fund it through visa fees. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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Keir Starmer heading for ten years in power, new poll says

Keir Starmer predicted to be Prime Minister for a decade, Tory supporters lean towards Nigel Farage as a potential leader, and concerns about party extinction surface. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
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Labour races to biggest lead over the Tories in the polls since Liz Truss downfall

Labour's lead in the polls is the highest since Liz Truss's premiership, indicating a potential landslide victory and a lack of voter engagement with the Tory campaign. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
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Blow for Rishi Sunak as IFS says Tories oversaw worst income growth for generations'

Income growth under the Conservatives has been the worst in generations, according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) report. [ more ]
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www.bbc.com
6 days ago
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Parties pressed over funding of election pledges

Both Labour and the Conservatives face challenges in funding their election pledges without tax increases. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
6 days ago
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Revealed: voters mostly unfazed by Starmer's Diane Abbott row

Exclusive polling showed 82% of voters unaffected by Diane Abbott-Labour row, possibly boosting Labour's chances. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 week ago
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Seven-party BBC election debate fact-checked

Misleading tax claims were made during the UK party debate, with criticisms from the statistics watchdog. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 week ago
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Labour plans curbs on firms hiring foreign workers

Labour's plan aims to reduce reliance on overseas workers by improving training for British workers in key sectors. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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What the 1983 and 2017 elections tell us about Starmer's lead over Sunak

Labour is currently leading in the polls, but historical shifts suggest that movement is still possible as seen in past election campaigns. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 week ago
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Treasury warned Tories not to say it was behind Sunak's 2,000 tax hike claim

A senior Treasury official warned Tory ministers not to attribute the claim of tax increase to civil servants. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
6 days ago
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Parties pressed over funding of election pledges

Both Labour and the Conservatives face challenges in funding their election pledges without tax increases. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
6 days ago
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Revealed: voters mostly unfazed by Starmer's Diane Abbott row

Exclusive polling showed 82% of voters unaffected by Diane Abbott-Labour row, possibly boosting Labour's chances. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 week ago
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Seven-party BBC election debate fact-checked

Misleading tax claims were made during the UK party debate, with criticisms from the statistics watchdog. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 week ago
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Labour plans curbs on firms hiring foreign workers

Labour's plan aims to reduce reliance on overseas workers by improving training for British workers in key sectors. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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What the 1983 and 2017 elections tell us about Starmer's lead over Sunak

Labour is currently leading in the polls, but historical shifts suggest that movement is still possible as seen in past election campaigns. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 week ago
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Treasury warned Tories not to say it was behind Sunak's 2,000 tax hike claim

A senior Treasury official warned Tory ministers not to attribute the claim of tax increase to civil servants. [ more ]
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www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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Key moments from week three on the general election campaign trail

Prime Minister's campaign blunder at D-Day commemoration event in Normandy prompts backlash and criticism from veterans and world leaders. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 week ago
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BBC Verify's five things to watch out for in the election debate

Fact-checking is critical during election debates, especially regarding controversial claims like tax policies from major parties. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 week ago
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Independent UK retailers claim 1bn damages against Amazon

Amazon faces a 1bn claim from UK retailers for pushing them out of marketplace. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 week ago
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Heated clash on tax and defence in BBC election debate

Claims about tax increase spark debate during UK election discussion. [ more ]
www.cbc.ca
1 week ago
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Canada's economy added 27,000 jobs in May | CBC News

Canada added 27,000 jobs in May with a slight rise in unemployment to 6.2%. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 week ago
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How to watch tonight's BBC TV election debate

Voters in the UK can watch televised debates among major party leaders before the general election on 4th July. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 week ago
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BBC spends 3m so far on Tim Westwood investigation

Getty Images More than 3 million has been spent so far by the BBC on a report about the alleged misconduct of one of its former DJs.
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1 week ago
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Ontario woman forced to pay $23,000 hospital bill despite having travel insurance

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In a recent survey of more than 9,000 Canadians, 54 per cent said rising food prices are influencing what they grill, while 46 per cent said prices have not changed their BBQ habits.
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1 week ago
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Jeremy Corbyn officially stands as independent candidate after Labour explusion

Jeremy Corbyn, former Labour leader, is running as an independent after being expelled by Labour, creating a potential challenge for the party in the upcoming general election. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 week ago
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UK universities face irreversible decline', global league table suggests

UK universities facing funding pressures leading to declining international reputation and possible closures. [ more ]
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1 week ago
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Gonorrhoea cases hit record high in England - and gay men are being impacted

STI diagnoses in England, including gonorrhoea, reached the highest levels in 2023 since records began in 1918. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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Keir Starmer more trusted than Rishi Sunak to build infrastructure, poll reveals

Keir Starmer is more trusted than Rishi Sunak to deliver infrastructure projects in Britain. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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Businesses warn Starmer UK needs foreign workers after Labour vow to cut immigration

Sir Keir Starmer vows to cut immigration to the UK, while business groups and food producers emphasize the need for foreign workers to ease labor shortages. [ more ]
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www.theguardian.com
1 week ago
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Arbitrary' election pledges to cut UK migration will worsen worker shortages

The battle between Conservatives and Labour on migration could harm vital sectors to the economy. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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Tory manifesto: What will be Rishi Sunak's key policies for the general election?

Conservatives plan to legally exclude transgender people from single-sex spaces if they win the general election. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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New poll shows Tories heading for election wipeout - with Lib Dems overtaking them

The Tories are facing a potential catastrophic election disaster, according to recent polls and predictions. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 week ago
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Arbitrary' election pledges to cut UK migration will worsen worker shortages

The battle between Conservatives and Labour on migration could harm vital sectors to the economy. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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Tory manifesto: What will be Rishi Sunak's key policies for the general election?

Conservatives plan to legally exclude transgender people from single-sex spaces if they win the general election. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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New poll shows Tories heading for election wipeout - with Lib Dems overtaking them

The Tories are facing a potential catastrophic election disaster, according to recent polls and predictions. [ more ]
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www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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Sunak claims narrow win over Starmer in tetchy first general election TV debate

Rishi Sunak and Sir Keir Starmer debated in election, with Sunak gaining slight edge. Issues of NHS, schools, cost of living discussed amidst interruptions and audience concerns. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
1 week ago
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Two police officers charged with assaulting 16-year-old boy

Two officers charged with assaulting a 16-year-old boy. [ more ]
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1 week ago
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Who is Nigel Farage?

Nigel Farage has been a prominent figure in Euroscepticism, leading UKIP, Brexit Party, and Reform UK, transitioning between politics, media roles, and parties. [ more ]
Irish Independent
1 week ago
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Spotify raises prices in US and UK - Ireland and Europe could be next

Spotify prices in Ireland and the EU could be going up soon, following recent price rises in the UK and US.
Irish Independent
1 week ago
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Rory Hearne accuses Ciaran Mullooly of 'hypocrisy' in scathing attack on Independent Ireland

Accusations of hypocrisy and spreading hate in Irish election campaign. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 week ago
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Starmer pledges to cut net migration if Labour wins general election UK politics live

Labour faces identity crisis amidst internal conflicts and defections. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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Keir Starmer pledges to slash sky high' migration numbers

Keir Starmer promises to reduce immigration numbers significantly if Labour wins the election. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 week ago
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Graffiti on Labour office investigated by police

Vandalism occurred at an east London Labour party office with anti-Israel graffiti, highlighting internal party tensions and lack of support for a former candidate. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 week ago
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Yvette Cooper says she expects net migration to fall swiftly' under Labour

Yvette Cooper expects net migration to decrease under a Labour government without setting a specific target. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
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Migrant fruit pickers subject to bullying and sexual harassment on UK farms

Migrant fruit and vegetable pickers in the UK face bullying, sexual harassment, and threats, indicating systemic issues in the seasonal worker visa scheme. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
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I've dealt with that': Keir Starmer dodges questions about Diane Abbott

Labour leader Keir Starmer avoids questions about Diane Abbott at campaign bus launch. [ more ]
www.cbc.ca
2 weeks ago
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Canada's GDP grew by 1.7% in 1st quarter | CBC News

Household spending in Canada drove 1.7% economic growth in Q1. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
2 weeks ago
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Diane Abbott free to stand for Labour, says Starmer

Keir Starmer supports Diane Abbott to stand as Labour candidate despite previous uncertainty. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
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Diane Abbott is free' to stand for Labour in general election, Keir Starmer says

Diane Abbott is free to stand as a Labour candidate in the general election. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
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House prices rise for the first time in three months

UK house prices rose by 0.4% in May following a drop in April, with an annual growth rate of 1.6%. Consumer confidence attributed to increased wages and decreased inflation. [ more ]
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