Uk Election-2017

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Theresa May pays the price to govern Britain, chalks out £ 1 billion deal with DUP
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Theresa May pays the price to govern Britain, chalks out £ 1 billion deal with DUP

British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives struck a deal with an ultra-conservative party that will allow them to govern in exchange for an extra £1 billion in funds for Northern Ireland

Theresa May set to form the next UK govt after signing deal with Northern Ireland's DUP
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Theresa May set to form the next UK govt after signing deal with Northern Ireland's DUP

Northern Irish DUP leader Arlene Foster said she was "delighted" that a deal had been struck, while May said the Conservatives and the DUP "share many values".

Britain's time of tumult: A timeline of political turbulence, terror attacks and a fire tragedy
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Britain's time of tumult: A timeline of political turbulence, terror attacks and a fire tragedy

Britain has endured a tumultuous period in recent months including four terror attacks, a catastrophic fire and a dramatic election that left Theresa May's Conservative government badly weakened

UK Election 2017: EU negotiators impatient to begin 'detailed Brexit talks' amid election chaos
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UK Election 2017: EU negotiators impatient to begin 'detailed Brexit talks' amid election chaos

The EU's Brexit chief met British officials to try to hammer out a date for the start of formal talks, as concerns grew that negotiations could be delayed.

UK Election 2017: Ahead of negotiations with Brussels, 'hard' vs 'soft' Brexit debated
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UK Election 2017: Ahead of negotiations with Brussels, 'hard' vs 'soft' Brexit debated

Supporters of hard and soft Brexit tried to take advantage of the political chaos in Britain to promote their visions amid fears that their rivalry could revive old divisions in the Conservative Party

UK Election 2017: DUP deal with Conservative Party spoils Northern Ireland power-sharing talks
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UK Election 2017: DUP deal with Conservative Party spoils Northern Ireland power-sharing talks

Talks due to start on restoring a power-sharing deal in Northern Ireland risk becoming even more arduous as the province's DUP nears an alliance with Britain's Conservative Party

UK Election 2017: Theresa May's costly gamble has torpedoed Britain's fight against radical Islam
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UK Election 2017: Theresa May's costly gamble has torpedoed Britain's fight against radical Islam

On Monday, seeking to reassure a Britain under siege from repeated Islamist terror attacks, Theresa May promised a tougher approach.

UK Election 2017: Theresa May's two closest advisors take blame for election debacle, resign
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UK Election 2017: Theresa May's two closest advisors take blame for election debacle, resign

Theresa May's two closest advisers, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, resigned after taking responsibility for the election debacle for the Conservative Party

The problem with exit polls: Why can't Indian pollsters achieve accuracy, like BBC does in UK?
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The problem with exit polls: Why can't Indian pollsters achieve accuracy, like BBC does in UK?

In India, we don't have any professional organisation which can match the degree of accuracy and consistency that the BBC-sponsored exit polls have achieved in predicting the outcome of the general elections in UK

Banksy backtracks over UK election version of Balloon Girl graffiti after authorities intervene
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Banksy backtracks over UK election version of Balloon Girl graffiti after authorities intervene

On his website, Banksy said he had been warned by a national watchdog, the Electoral Commission, that his offer would "invalidate the election result"

UK Election 2017: Donald Trump congratulates Theresa May for coalition, offers 'warm support'
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UK Election 2017: Donald Trump congratulates Theresa May for coalition, offers 'warm support'

US President Donald Trump has spoken over phone with British Prime Minister Theresa May and offered his "warm support" after her Conservative party failed to muster a simple majority in Britain's snap polls

UK Election 2017: Democratic Unionists turn kingmakers, back Theresa May for majority
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UK Election 2017: Democratic Unionists turn kingmakers, back Theresa May for majority

Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionists were in talks to become kingmakers by lending Theresa May enough backing for a parliamentary majority

UK Election 2017: All you need to know about DUP that is likely to be part of new Theresa May govt
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UK Election 2017: All you need to know about DUP that is likely to be part of new Theresa May govt

Theresa May is looking to Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party, which won 10 seats in Thursday's voting, to form a coalition government

UK Election 2017: Theresa May to form fragile govt after poll debacle, uncertainty over Brexit talks
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UK Election 2017: Theresa May to form fragile govt after poll debacle, uncertainty over Brexit talks

British Prime Minister Theresa May will form a government supported by a small Northern Irish party after her Conservative Party lost its parliamentary majority in an election debacle days before talks on Britain's EU departure are due to begin.

UK Election 2017 highlights: Let's get to work, says Theresa May after meeting the Queen
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UK Election 2017 highlights: Let's get to work, says Theresa May after meeting the Queen

Brexit is expected to be the central factor behind voting patterns, including for the estimated 1.5 million Indian-origin voters.

UK Election 2017: Theresa May's failure shows no strong support for hard Brexit, says Leo Varadkar
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UK Election 2017: Theresa May's failure shows no strong support for hard Brexit, says Leo Varadkar

Ireland's Indian-origin prime minister-designate Leo Varadkar said the UK general election outcome indicates there is no strong mandate to proceed with a hard Brexit.

UK Election 2017: Democratic Unionist key for Theresa May to form government
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UK Election 2017: Democratic Unionist key for Theresa May to form government

British Prime Minister Theresa May is looking to Northern Ireland for support in forming a new government now that her Conservative Party has lost its majority status in Parliament.

UK Election 2017: Pro-Brexit UKIP leader Paul Nuttall quits after party fails to win single seat
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UK Election 2017: Pro-Brexit UKIP leader Paul Nuttall quits after party fails to win single seat

Paul Nuttall resigned as leader of the anti-EU UK Independence Party after its support evaporated in the British election and it failed to win a single seat.

UK Election 2017: Jeremy Corbyn demands Theresa May's resignation as British prime minister
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UK Election 2017: Jeremy Corbyn demands Theresa May's resignation as British prime minister

Jeremy Corbyn said Theresa May had "lost votes, lost support and lost confidence" of the people.

UK Election 2017: The real lesson for Theresa May is 'Don't take voters for granted'
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UK Election 2017: The real lesson for Theresa May is 'Don't take voters for granted'

Theresa May didn’t lose the UK General Election, but then she didn’t exactly win either