Jeremy Corbyn vs Theresa May: What their body language tells us - Business Standard

There were no major gaffes when Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn faced a grilling from a live studio audience and notoriously combative journalist Jeremy Paxman on May 29, but their body language was at times telling. The two didn't come face to face, ...

Opposition mocks May's absence from election debate - MWC News (satire) (registration) (blog)

Opposition leaders question prime minister's absence from the BBC debate as YouGov poll shows Labour Party closing in. BBC debate. UK opposition leaders have mocked Prime Minister Theresa May's absence from a key election debate as a new poll ...

UK election: Conservatives' Facebook ad attacking Corbyn gets millions of views - The Australian

A US-style “attack ad” showing Jeremy Corbyn opposing anti-terrorism legislation that was released after the Manchester bombing has become the most-watched advert in British political history. The one-minute clip has been viewed almost 5 million times ...

Where's Theresa May? Social media chastises prime minister's absence at BBC TV debate - International Business Times UK

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British PM boycotts TV debate as election looms - Rappler

FACE OFF. (L-R) Liberal Democrats leader Tim Farron, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, Green Party co-leader Caroline Lucas, Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood, Home Secretary Amber Rudd, Ukip leader Paul Nuttall and SNP deputy leader Angus Robertson ...

Seven days to keep Corbyn out of power, May warns voters - Daily Mail

Theresa May today warns voters they have just seven days to ensure the 'promise of Brexit' is not squandered by Jeremy Corbyn. With just a week to go until polling day, the Prime Minister will offer an upbeat assessment of Brexit, saying it offers the ...

The most entertaining moments from the Election Debate - South Wales Argus

Despite not being at the BBC Election Debate, Theresa May still found herself taking multiple hits from the other party leaders as they debated the topics of Brexit, public services, security and leadership. Here is a round-up of some of the more ...

UK election: Jeremy Corbyn ridicules Theresa May for refusing to debate as race tightens - ABC Online

Britain's main Opposition Leader has castigated Prime Minister Theresa May for refusing to debate him on live television, as narrowing opinion polls injected drama into the country's election campaign. In a last-minute change of plan, Labour Party ...

UK election: campaign shifts gear - Irish Times

One hit the campaign trail with the acclamation of her party ringing in her ears and polls pointing to a landslide victory. The other led his party into election season with his colleagues openly hostile to his leadership, the media deriding him and ...

Theresa May savaged by party leaders for debate no-show: 'Good leaders don't run away' - The Independent

Party leaders have launched blistering attacks on Theresa May for not showing up to the election debate. The Prime Minister declined to take part in the seven way head-to-head debate broadcast on the BBC, sending Home Secretary Amber Rudd in her ...

Election 2017: No disasters, no breakthrough in TV debate - BBC News

At the end of the debate, some of the audience I spoke to were clearly pretty fed up that Theresa May hadn't turned up. In contrast, they were pleased that Jeremy Corbyn had shown his face. For him, that decision seems to have been a tactical win. If ...

Theresa May branded 'weak' for refusing to take part in BBC election debate - The Independent

Theresa May's refusal to take part in a live TV election debate has come under fire from her political rivals, who accused her of “weakness” and taking the British public for granted. Seven politicians took to the stage to fight it out on Wednesday ...

Missing May: she was damned if she did and damned if she didn't join the debate - The Conversation UK

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Theresa May slammed for no-show in noisy and ill-tempered debate - Mix 96

A noisy and ill-tempered TV election debate began and ended with Jeremy Corbyn and the UK's minor parties condemning Theresa May for failing to turn up. In a seven-way debate, the Home Secretary Amber Rudd stood in for the Prime Minister and was ...

Party leaders on TV debate with absence of PM May week before Britain's election - Xinhua

LONDON, May 31 (Xinhua) -- With a week to go before Britain's 46 million voters vote in the general election, party leaders came face-to-face in a bruising live television debate Wednesday night. Broadcast live on national radio and television the 90 ...

Debate summary – how did they do? - Liberal Democrat Voice

Apologies for the abrupt ending to the previous post. I have a MacBook that just won't charge which, as you can imagine, is incredibly frustrating. So, I am typing this on my phone. The debate tonight was prettty much Amber Rudd getting some fairly ...

Corbyn wrong-foots May by taking part in UK election debate - Irish Times

Jeremy Corbyn and other opposition leaders piled pressure on the Conservatives in a televised debate on Wednesday night, warning voters against giving Theresa May a blank cheque next week. The prime minister stayed away from the debate, leaving ...

Rivals attack May for election debate no-show - Financial Times

The absence of Theresa May was one of the main talking points as seven senior politicians traded blows in an unconventional television debate just eight days before Britain's general election. Mrs May refused to turn up to the BBC event in Cambridge ...

Corbyn turns on the populist charm on a night for wild promises and pantomime villains - Telegraph.co.uk

Jeremy Corbyn has been underestimated many times in his career. When he first ran for the Labour leadership in 2015, when he survived last summer's attempted coup by moderates in the Parliamentary Labour Party, and, most recently, when Theresa May ...

Election debate 2017: Amber Rudd praised for taking part in leaders' debate despite death of her father - Evening Standard

Amber Rudd took part in Wednesday's General Election leaders debate despite the death of her elderly father, it has been revealed. The Home Secretary's father Tony passed away at the age of 93 on Monday, The Sun reported. A source told the paper: “It ...