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Chingford & Woodford Green constituency results 2019: Iain Duncan-Smith holds seat for Conservatives
2017 result: Iain Duncan Smith, Conservative
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Disgraced Ken Livingstone appears to blame Jewish people for Jeremy Corbyn's defeat
Former London mayor Ken Livingstone has said that the Jewish vote 'wasn't very helpful' for Jeremy Corbyn's Labour party. It comes after he said that Hitler 'was supporting Zionism' last year.
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Man Utd vs Everton: Premier League prediction, lineups and team news, LIVE stream
Manchester United are aiming to pick up their third Premier League win on the bounce, but come up against a resurgent Everton side on Sunday.
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Brexit: Boris Johnson to act swiftly in bringing deal back to MPs
Exit polls point to largest Tory majority since 1987, paving way for PM to achieve Brexit aimsGeneral election 2019 – live newsHour-by-hour guide to election nightBoris Johnson plans to bring his Brexit deal back to parliament next week, as his Conservative party was predicted to have its best general election result since 1987 after more than nine years in government.With Thursday night’s exit poll putting the Tories on course for an 86-seat majority, the prime minister intends push ahead with his election pledge to have MPs vote on his withdrawal agreement by Christmas, and for the UK to leave the EU by the end of January. Continue reading...
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Xbox Series X: New console unveiled by Microsoft
Microsoft has unveiled the new Xbox, which it calls "Xbox Series X".
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Getting rid of the Marxists in the Labour party won't be easy, writes SIMON WALTERS
SIMON WALTERS: Jeremy Corbyn had hoped to go down in history as the first leader of a Marxist British Government.
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Leyton & Wanstead constituency results 2019: Labour's John Cryer holds seat
2017 result: John Cryer, Labour
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Traditional Thai massage gains Unesco heritage status
Practice of nuad Thai, which has gained global recognition, is added to Unesco’s ‘intangible cultural heritage’ listThe body-folding, sharp-elbowed techniques of Thai massage have been added to Unesco’s prestigious heritage list.Originating in India and practised in Thailand for centuries, the massage was popularised when a special school opened in the 1960s to train massage therapists from around the world. Continue reading...
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Labour gain Putney in first seat taken from the Tories of General Election 2019
Labour's Fleur Anderson won a comfortable majority in the London seat - bucking the trend on a brutal night of losses for Jeremy Corbyn
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Pep Guardiola cancels Christmas as Man City stars are ordered to miss party
With Manchester City 14 points behind Liverpool in the title race, boss Guardiola was keen to avoid a repeat of the slump that followed last season's festive bash
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Boris Johnson's poll guru is serenaded at Tory HQ after shock exit poll result is announced 
After the results of the exit poll were revealed, staff at the party's Westminster HQ chanted 'Oh, Isaac Levido' - mocking the tribute to Jeremy Corbyn which used to be sung by Labour supporters.
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General election 2019: Tories win Workington from Labour
Labour had held the seat in every general election since 1918 apart from a brief spell in the 1970s
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Stanley Johnson says female fighter jet pilots 'should be told not to wear burqas'
The prime minister's father Stanley Johnson caused outrage after saying that Muslim women should be told not to wear the burqa if they are fighter pilots.
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Lily Allen launches a Twitter tirade after Boris Johnson's victory
The pop star, who has been singing the left-winger's praises during the campaign, unloaded a spool of anti-Conservative tweets in the wake of Boris Johnson's emphatic victory.
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Kevin Maguire: Brace yourself for Tory liar Boris Johnson's destructive blitzkrieg
The moronic slogan Get Brexit Done was the fattest fib of a dishonest campaign - but it did not dissuade the electorate who now face 5 years of Tory rule, writes Kevin Maguire
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Man who killed young mother Levi Davis acted in SELF DEFENCE, sources claim
Lucas Barnard, 27, was held on suspicion of killing Levi Davis, 25, who was stabbed to death in Rushden, Northamptonshire on Saturday night. He has now been released.
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UCL removes statue of soldier over links to 'racially prejudiced' colonial policies
The wooden Black Watch officer statue Phineas Maclino was brought to the grounds of University College London in 1900 to celebrate the victory over the Boers during the Second Boer War.
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Putney election result: Labour wins marginal seat held by Tories since 2005
Labour has taken its first Conservative seat of the night – Putney in south west London.
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Jeremy Corbyn's Election Day tweets: Every cultural reference the Labour leader made
Follow along with our live election coverage here, as the results come through
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Trump has begun 2024 campaign and is eligible to serve third term, senior Republican says
There is no evidence to support claim and US constitution only allows presidents to seek re-election once
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What happens with Brexit if Conservatives win General Election with a majority?
Boris Johnson has repeatedly promised to 'Get Brexit Done' if he wins a majority in the general election
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UK newspaper front pages as victory is predicted for Boris Johnson
The exit poll has been branded both a 'Nightmare before Christmas' and a 'victory for Brexit'.
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Ken Livingstone says it's 'the end' for Jeremy Corbyn and blames 'Jewish vote'
The former London mayor said Jeremy Corbyn would "have to resign tomorrow" - adding the "Jewish vote wasn't very helpful"
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White Island volcano: six bodies recovered in military operation
Divers searching surrounding waters for two bodies after hours-long military operation found six victimsVolcano recovery operation – live updates A military operation to retrieve eight bodies from the White Island volcano in New Zealand has been a partial success, with the military retrieving six on Friday. Divers are searching the surrounding waters for the remaining two.An attempt to recover one body from waters near the island was abandoned due to weather conditions, said police commissioner Mike Bush. Continue reading...
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Australia's bushfires have emitted 250m tonnes of CO2, almost half of country's annual emissions
Exclusive: forest regrowth can reabsorb emissions from fires but scientists fear natural carbon ‘sinks’ have been compromisedBushfires in New South Wales and Queensland have emitted a massive pulse of CO2 into the atmosphere since August that is equivalent to almost half of Australia’s annual greenhouse gas emissions, Guardian Australia can reveal.Analysis by Nasa shows the NSW fires have emitted about 195m tonnes of CO2 since 1 August, with Queensland’s fires adding a further 55m tonnes over the same period. Continue reading...
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Stanley Johnson sparks fury saying 'women fighter pilots shouldn't wear burkas'
Judge Rinder reacted with fury to Boris Johnson's dad Stanley's comments about Muslim women during Channel 4's Alternative Election show. During the debate, the Prime Minister's dad echoed his son's controversial views.
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Scotland and rest of UK on “constitutional collision course” as SNP look set for big gains
RUTHERGLEN and Hamilton West has been won from Labour by the SNP, providing a huge boost to Nicola Sturgeon’s party who look set to win a record number of seats in Scotland. But the success has put Scotland and the rest of the UK on a “constitutional collision course”, according to the BBC's Scotland editor.
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Lord Buckethead and Count Binface clash in Boris Johnson’s constituency
The Count mocked Lord Buckethead by shouting and making a thumbs down behind his back as he posed for photos.
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Jeremy Corbyn faces calls to quit as Labour vote collapses in General Election
'Every door I knocked on, and my team and I spoke to 11,000 people, mentioned Corbyn.'
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Where the general election campaign was won and lost
Andrew Grice weighs up where it went right for the Tories – and where Labour went wrong
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Leavers have put their trust in Johnson. But can he really repay it? | Rafael Behr
The new breed of Tory voters will have economic, social and cultural expectations that the party is ill-equipped to provideThe voters who appear to have propelled Boris Johnson back into Downing Street have not so much endorsed the Conservative party as conjured up a new party to wear the old Tory colours. There are plenty more results to come in, but the capture of Blyth Valley, Workington and Darlington by candidates in a blue rosette might well stand out as emblematic moments at the start of a grim night for Labour.The Northumberland seat has been off limits for Conservative challengers for generations. It was protected by a 7,915 majority, yet that electoral barricade fell. Notably, the Brexit party candidate took another 3,394 votes, suggesting a voracious enough local appetite for leaving the EU to elect Johnson’s man, and have a few loose ballot papers for squandering on Nigel Farage’s also-ran candidate. Continue reading...
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Thousands of 'penis fish' appear on California beach
Fat innkeeper worms typically burrow under the sand but recent storms have swept away layers, leaving them exposedI’m not sure this is what the Weather Girls meant when they sang, “It’s raining men.” Related: 'Truly astounding': inside the Farallon Islands' battle against a plague of mice Continue reading...
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Conservatives win Workington: Boris Johnson's party storms home in totemic constituency
The Conservatives have taken the Workington seat from a Labour in a huge swing. 
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Southampton vs West Ham: Premier League prediction, lineups and team news, LIVE stream
To say that Manuel Pellegrini needs a win at Southampton would be an understatement.
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Workington election result: Tories win Labour stronghold as Boris Johnson heads for landslide
Cumbrian town identified as home of archetypal traditional Labour backers who Boris Johnson needed to attract
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Humankind gameplay trailer shows Sega’s alternative take on Civilization
Endless Space developer Amplitude has offered the first real look at Civilization rival Humankind, including its avatar customisation system.
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Tories win Workington seat identified as general election bellweather
A think tank coined the phrase 'Workington man" to describe the typical voter who would decide the outcome of the election
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Marouane Fellaini launches Jose Mourinho charm offensive amid Tottenham link
Former Manchester United midfielder says Tottenham boss Mourinho is 'special' to him and admits he is still in close contact with him ahead of January transfer window
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Pensioner, 79, left lying on wet grass in rain for two hours while waiting for ambulance
Anne Bell was left laying on wet grass outside Margaret Thompson Medical Centre in Speke, Liverpool as temperatures plummeted to 7C after she fell on Thursday afternoon
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General Election turnout 2019: Highest number of votes ever in Chingford where Labour is trying to unseat Iain Duncan Smith
In Ilford South, the turnout was 63.1 per cent — lower than the 68 per cent seen in 2017.
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How to leave the United Kingdom
Pack possessions, kiss loved ones goodbye and inform HMRC (or stay and try to help make things better)
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Workington election results 2019: Labour LOSE major seat to the Tories
WORKINGTON in Cumbria has lost its Labour seat to the Tories by a shocking 16,312 to the Conservative party’s 20,488.
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Katherine Ryan reveals secret civil partnership to childhood sweetheart Bobby Kootstra in Denmark
The comedian, 36, jokes that it ended up being a 'tumultuous event' as her 10-year-old daughter, Violet, 'flipped out' and 'moped around' over the ceremony.
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Former Labour home secretary rants about 'disaster' Corbyn after heavy election defeat
Alan Johnson tells Momentum founder Jon Lansman that he wants group 'gone' and says it should get 'out the party'
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What will happen if Conservatives win? Boris Johnson's policies on Brexit, the NHS and schools
Boris Johnson is expected to win a mandate for his manifesto promise to deliver Brexit as the election exit poll projected a massive majority for the Conservatives.
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Alan Johnson tears into Corbyn ally Jon Lansman in angry election night TV row
A furious fumed: "Corbyn was a disaster on the doorstep. Everyone knew Corbyn couldn't lead the working class out of a paper bag"
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