Things could have been quite different if Jeremy Corbyn swung more decisively to Remain or if Jo Swinson hadn't been in such a rush to the polls.
The Brexit Party's most baffling decision is to continue to fight key Labour-held seats. But all is not what it seems.
President Donald Trump meets with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson at the United Nations General Assembly in September 2019. Both men have put the rule of law in their crosshairs.
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Authoritative statements by esteemed officials that the rule of law has been violated no longer have political consequences. Scandals that would have ended careers only a few years ago barely register.
Rivals: UK prime minister Boris Johnson, right, and opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn at the Remembrance Day ceremony in London, November 11 2019.
As the election campaign hots up we explore how the parties are exploiting videos on their social media accounts.
Michael Gove claims that drug prices are not on the negotiating table.
Boris Johnson, as foreign secretary, attends the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva in 2018.
A new study examined what the UK priorities – and sidelines – at the UN Human Rights Council.
In order to win a majority in the upcoming election the Conservative Party is targeting traditional Labour strongholds that voted Leave.
'Why are we having this election?' is a question that undermines Johnson's 'get Brexit done' narrative.
Pro and anti-Brexit protestors have erected flags outside the Houses of Parliament in London.
Voters want answers on Brexit – but they also want to talk about Brexit less. So keeping the discussion focused is vital.
The UK has signed a number of trade deals to keep trade flowing in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
The UK has signed 15 trade agreements, covering 46 countries. Most fail to cover human rights issues.
Weary UK voters head to the polls again on December 12 – will Boris Johnson or Jeremy Corbyn be prime minister after it?
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There is a chance – just a chance – that far from smoothing the UK’s exit from the EU, the election blows up in Johnson’s face and delivers a remain parliament.
With a further extension the EU hopes to facilitate the ratification of the withdrawal agreement and thus ensure an orderly Brexit
Boris Johnson needs a majority to get his Brexit deal through.
It looked touch and go all day but MPs have ultimately voted for an election by a large majority.
What … no bluebirds?
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London is a tourist magnet, but the rest of the UK desperately needs investment and promotion. Brexit is not helping.
There are five possible options left for the UK, but which is the most likely to work?
Eyes on the prize.
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On one hand, the Conservatives are experiencing a poll bounce. On the other, well, everything else.
Corbyn and Johnson: who will blink first?
The UK prime minister says parliament is holding up the Brexit process. But is that really the case?
Boris Johnson recording a television interview before a leadership hustings event in July 2019.
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Research suggests that people still depend on the mainstream media for their news. It's more important than ever that journalists earn that trust.
Some argue that a written document would settle difficult questions at times of crisis, but recent evidence suggests otherwise.
As the public face of globalism, the WTO mobilised protesters. It’ll be replaced by the law of the jungle.
We are about to go from having rules that overreached to having few rules. The US, China and the EU will be able to act with impunity.