A north-east trade union activist has been named as the Scottish Labour Party candidate for the next General Election.
The divisive “polarised” style of Northern Ireland politics has spilled over into the rest of the UK after the Brexit referendum, according to academics.
Time is running out for a general election to take place before the Christmas season.
A former SNP MP who quit the party following an investigation into alleged mortgage fraud has been nominated as a candidate for their East Lothian seat.
The leader of the Democratic Unionist Party has called for the result of the Brexit referendum to be respected, adding that the UK should leave the EU sensibly.
Boris Johnson’s first bid for an early general election has failed and Parliament has passed legislation which would require the Prime Minister to delay Brexit if a deal is not in place by October 19.
Chuka Umunna faces a tough task to remain an MP at the general election after being selected to fight the Tory-held Cities of London and Westminster seat for the Liberal Democrats.
The Lib Dem councillor would go up against Ross Thomson for the Aberdeen South seat
Labour MPs are split over Boris Johnson’s call for an early general election, with the part being urged not to back any polling day before the October 31 Brexit deadline.
More than 100,000 people have applied to register to vote in the past 48 hours, according to Government figures.
Jeremy Corbyn has insisted he is ready to fight a general election after concerns a move to trigger a poll by Boris Johnson could be a ploy to force through a no-deal Brexit.
The fourth national poll in less than five years is peaking over the horizon, with Boris Johnson poised to call for a general election if he is defeated in the parliamentary showdown over Brexit.
Downing Street has cancelled all leave for Government advisers in the run up to Britain’s withdrawal from the EU on October 31.
A snap general election this autumn would need to follow a strict timetable by law, even if it was triggered by a vote of no confidence in the Government.
Jeremy Corbyn has written to the Cabinet Secretary, asking him to clarify Whitehall’s general election rules.
Jeremy Corbyn has said he is “not in the slightest” bit worried about going up against Boris Johnson in a general election.
Politics dominated the web searches of UK Yahoo users in 2017, with Donald Trump, Brexit and the general election revealed as the most popular search terms on the platform.
A newly elected North-east MP today said it was important to get the best Brexit deal for the fishing, farming and oil and gas industries.
Theresa May's two closest aides have quit in the wake of the disastrous General Election result.
An Aberdeen academic said a "strong campaign" from the Conservatives against independence was a factor in the party's resurrection in the North-east.
Former First Minister Alex Salmond was today described as "the giant of modern Scottish politics" by Nicola Sturgeon.
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Two decades of SNP domination in Moray came to an end when the party's Westminster leader was toppled in one of the biggest shocks of the night.
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine’s new Conservative MP declared the “people have spoken” as he snatched the constituency from the SNP.
The SNP has held its seat in Aberdeen North - but with its majority over Labour reduced by more than 9,000.
Theresa May’s future as Prime Minister and leader of the Conservatives was being openly questioned after her decision to hold a snap election disastrously backfired.
If Theresa May wanted someone to take some of the focus off a disappointing showing at the polls as she took the stage in her Maidenhead constituency, she was in luck.
Ukip has suffered a collapse in its vote, with many people who backed the party in 2015 switching to the Tories or Labour.
Hundreds of voters have been beset by registration and postal vote problems, it has emerged.
Questions have been raised over Theresa May's future as Prime Minister and Conservative Party leader, after an exit poll suggested her massive gamble on a snap election has backfired.