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The pound drops below $1.28 as the Tories' poll lead continues to shrink - Business Insider

Dan Kitwood / Getty LONDON — The pound is more than 1% lower on Friday after a poll showed the Conservative Party's lead in the general election narrowing substantially. The poll, published by YouGov late on Thursday, showed the Labour Party ...and more »

Tories' £5m donations boost before May called snap general election - The Guardian

Party received £5.46m from January to March, more than twice the £2.65m given to Labour, official figures show. Holly Watt and Rajeev Syal. Tue 23 May 2017 09.43 EDT Last modified on Mon 27 Nov 2017 18.55 EST. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter ...and more »

Theresa May retains lead in new poll taken after Manchester bombing - The Independent

Theresa May retains a 12-point lead in a ComRes opinion poll for The Independent – a finding that will steady Conservative nerves after a YouGov poll on Friday showed the lead narrowing to just five points. Despite growing support for Labour and Jeremy ...and more »

Elections 2017: Poll tracker shows how Labour has steadily eroded Conservative lead - The Independent

With less than three weeks to go until polling day, the Conservatives' lead over Labour has been steadily narrowing. The Independent's poll tracker, which charts the overall trend by taking an average of all mainstream polls, shows Theresa May's party ...and more »

Young voters have registered to vote in force – Theresa May made a dire mistake underestimating them - The Independent

The news that over a quarter of a million under-25s registered to vote on the last possible day was encouraging for those who have been trying to mobilise the youth vote during this election campaign. The figures had been steadily rising in the days ...and more »

UK's Corbyn denies honoring Palestinian attacker of 1972 Munich massacre - The Jerusalem Post

British opposition leader denies report that he honored the memory of PLO operative Atef Bseiso, who was involved in the murder of the Israeli Olympic athletes in Germany. By JTA. May 30, 2017 10:17. 2 minute read.and more »

Are UK pollsters heading for another embarrassing election? - The Conversation UK

Following the political surprises of 2015 and 2016, there has been much reflection and debate on the accuracy of the polls in the run-up to the impending snap-election of 2017. It is fair to say that, although perhaps somewhat unfair on the pollsters ...and more »

Jeremy Corbyn: the war on terror is simply not working - The Guardian

Sir Michael Fallon and Boris Johnson criticise Labour leader's comments that UK needs 'smarter way' to reduce terror threat. General election – live updates · Rowena Mason and Heather Stewart. Fri 26 May 2017 09.56 EDT First published on Fri 26 May ...and more »

Corbyn visit to grave of PLO terrorist from Munich attack stirs uproar - The Jerusalem Post

Jewish leaders called the revelation "beyond the pale," and demanded UK opposition leader Corbyn make his views known about Palestinian acts of violence. By Daniel J. Roth. May 29, 2017 13:48. 2 minute read.and more »

Corbyn refuses to back Trident but says he will respect Labour position - The Guardian

Party leader says renewal of nuclear deterrent would go ahead if party wins election but there would be a review. Rowena Mason Deputy political editor. Fri 26 May 2017 14.01 EDT Last modified on Tue 13 Mar 2018 13.54 EDT. Share on Facebook · Share ...and more »